Resume

Education

o   B. A., History, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

o   M.A., Education, California State University, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

o   M.F.A., Interdisciplinary Book and Paper Arts, Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.

 

Solo Exhibitions

o   2018: “To Honor and Comfort,” Robert De Caprio Gallery, Palos hill, Illinois

o   2018: “Evidence of Things Unseen,” South Suburban College, South Holland, Illinois

o   2017: “To Honor and Comfort,” Essentia, Chicago, Illinois

o   2015: “Pilgrimage,” One Wall, Jackson Junge Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

o   2014: “A Full Taste of Happiness,” West Lawn Library, Chicago, Illinois

o   2012:   “Elusive,” University of Massachusetts Student Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts

o   2012: “A Color Can Be a Prayer,” Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festival

o   2011:  “Getting to Quiet,” Richard J. Daley Library, Chicago, Illinois

o   2010:  “A Full Taste of Happiness,” Manifest, Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois

o   2010:  “A Full Taste of Happiness,” Fact and Faith, Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois

 

Group Exhibitions (selected)

o   2018: “Paper Works,” MS Rezny Gallery, Lexington, Kentucky

o   2018: “Mothers,” Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

o   2018: “Fiber Options,” Circle Gallery, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, Maryland

o   2018: “Paper is Part of the Picture,” Anderson Gallery, Des Moines, Iowa

o   2017: “Workshop 4200,” Chicago, Illinois

o   2017: “American Fiber,” Morgan Conservatory, Cleveland, Ohio

o   2017: “Tradition to Contemporary: The Figure and Portrait,” Oak Park Art League, Oak Park, Illinois

o   2015: Feminism Across the Generations, Koehline Museum of Art, Des Palines, Illinois

o   2015: “The Trap,” Hammond Art Center, Hammond, Indiana

o   2015: Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, Illinois (First prize)

o   2015: Sculpture Invasion, Koehnline Museum of Art, Des Plaines, Illinois

o   2015: Biennial Quad-State Exhibit, Quincy Art Center, Quincy, Illinois

o   2015: Bridgeport Art Center Competition, Chicago, Illinois

o   2015: WomanMade Gallery International Exhibit, Chicago, Illinois

o   2014: “Invoking the Absence,” Chicago Sculptors International Chicago, Illinois

o   2014:  Contemporary Art Center of Peoria, Peoria, Illinois

o   2013: “This is the Start of Something,” Columbia College

o   2013: “Wind Chimes,” Garfield Park Conservatory

o   2013: Chicago Sculpture International Exhibit, Chicago, Illinois

o   2013: “Trans-Fiber and Paper,” City of Upper Arlington Heights Cultural Arts Division

o   2013: 2012: “ Inspired by: Celebrating Illinois Artists,” Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

o   2012:  Ann Metzger Memorial Exhibition, St. Louis Artist’s Guild, St. Louis, Missouri

o   2011: “Games, Wars and Summits,” Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois

o   2011: “Revolution of Self,” Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois

o   2011:  “On Another Note,” St. Louis Artists’ Guild, St. Louis, Missouri

o   2011:  “Art in Odd Places: Ritual,” New York, N.Y. 

o   2011:   “NEXT: The Invitational Exhibition of Emerging Art,” Chicago, Illinois

o   2010:  “Arterial Space,” Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

o   2010:  “Pulp Culture,” East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

o   2010:  “Fiber Edge,” Edge Zones Gallery, Miami, Florida

o   2010:  “2010: “While In Class,” Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

o   2009:  “notBig: A Small Works Competition,” Logdson Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

o   2009: “Interactive,” Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

o   2008: “Sound Works,” Concert by Alison Knowles, Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois:  Ms. Knowles used sculpture “White Noise” in concert

o   2008: “In the Near Future,” Vespine Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

o   2008: Joan Flasch Artists’ Books Collection, School of the Art Institute, Chicago, Illinois

o   2008: Seoul International Book Arts Fair, Seoul, Korea

o   2007: “No Required Text,” Vespine Gallery, Chicago, Illinois