Solo Exhibitions

2018     Targets and other Tangents, Gallery8680, Frisco, TX (upcoming)
2017     Targets, MCL Grand Center for the Arts, Lewisville, TX
2010     Survivors, ARTSPACE, Hope Gallery, Frisco, TX
1992     Domestic Perspectives, Pence Gallery, Davis, CA   
1985     Relationships: Prints & Paintings, Madison-Cooper Airport Gallery, Waco, TX

Juried and Invitational Exhibits

2017    
12th Annual TAC Juried, Main Gallery, Ft Worth Community Arts Center, Ft. Worth, TX
THE ARTS faculty, The Arts Gallery, Collin College, Plano, TX (since 2006)
A Shift of the Mind’s Eye, ART7 Gallery, Ft. Worth, TX
Vignette Art Fair, Women’s Museum, Dallas, TX
Red, thegallery8680, Frisco, TX
11th Annual 125-mile Exhibition, Gough Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Center for the Visual Arts, Denton, TX Underwood Award

 2016    
Dia de los Muertos; Long Live the Artist, Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX
Fresh Ideas Regional, MCL Grand Art Gallery, Lewisville, TX First Place
Ft. Worth Biennial, Focus Galleries, Ft. Worth Art Center, Ft. Worth, TX
Greater Denton Arts Council Open Call, Patterson-Appleton Center for the Visual Arts, Denton, TX

2015
Curvature, ART7 Gallery, Ft. Worth, TX
Americana, ART7 Gallery, Ft. Worth, TX
9th Annual 125-mile Exhibition, Gough Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Center for the Visual Arts, Denton, TX
Red, thegallery8680, Frisco, TX

2014
Art & Social Change, LH Horton Jr Gallery, Delta Center for the Arts, Stockton, CA
Something Funky Something Blue, The McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, TX
Hot & Sweaty III, 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

2013
8th Art in the Atrium, Purefoy Municipal Center, Frisco, TX

2012
Me, Myself and I, thegallery8680, Frisco, TX
101x101, thegallery8680, Frisco, TX
14th Annual Contemporary Art Juried Online International, Upstream Gallery, Omaha, NE Special Recognition
44th Annual National, Visual Arts Society of Texas, Meadows Gallery, Denton, TX
Texas & Neighbors Regional, Irving Arts Center, Irving, TX

2011
Inspiration, Purefoy Municipal Center, Frisco, TX
Black & White, thegallery8680, Frisco, TX
Beautiful, Discovery Center Galleries, Frisco, TX
Water, thegallery8680, Frisco, TX
The Edge, Laura Moore Gallery, McKinney, TX
Celebrating Women Artists Invitational, thegallery8680, Frisco, TX
12th Annual Realism International: Online Juried Exhibition, Upstream Gallery, Omaha, NE

2010
Best of 2010, TVAA Gallery Plaza of the Americas, Dallas, TX
Discovery, Discovery Center Galleries, Frisco, TX
Nostalgia, TVAA Gallery Plaza of the Americas, Dallas, TX Second Place
125, Plano Art Association, The Arts Gallery, Collin College, Plano, TX

2009
Progress in Motion, Purefoy Municipal Center, Frisco, TX
Visual Arts Guild of Frisco, Members Show, Frisco Arts Center, Frisco, TX

2008
Regional Voices, Purefoy Municipal Center, Frisco, TX

2007
El Corazon Invitational, Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX
9th Annual Realism International: Online Juried Exhibition, Upstream Gallery, Omaha, NE Special Recognition
Images of Frisco, Frisco Arts Center, Frisco, TX

2006
20th Dia de los Muertos Exhibition, Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX
Fort Worth Community Arts Center Biennial, Fort Worth, TX
16th Annual National – Faces of Woman, New Mexico Highlands University, Las Vegas, NM

2005
19th Dia de los Muertos Exhibition, Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX
Visual Arts Guild of Frisco- Members Show, McKennon Art Center, Frisco, TX

1995
Alumni Invitational Exhibition, University Gallery / Martin Museum, Baylor University, Waco, TX

1992
Works on Paper, Los Medanos Junior College, Pittsburg, CA
Faculty Exhibit, Main Street Gallery, Napa Valley College, Napa, CA
Drawing Directions, Modesto Junior College, Modesto, CA    

1991
Women on Women, Fort Mason Center, Herbst Pavilion, San Francisco, California
Images and Objects, ACCI Gallery, Berkeley, California
Faculty Exhibit, Main Street Gallery, Napa Valley College, Napa, California
Four Women, Ohlone College Art Gallery, Fremont, California
New American Talent: The Seventh Exhibition, Laguna Gloria Museum, Austin, Texas, selected for two-year tour
National Small Painting Exhibition, Boise State University Gallery, Boise, ID
California Artists: 2D Contemporary, San Jose Art League Downtown Gallery, San Jose, CA
5th Annual National – Women in the Visual Arts, Erector Square Gallery, New Haven, CT              

1990
Intimate Matters, Santa Cruz Art League Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA
Women Artists ‘90, Matrix Gallery, Sacramento, CA First Place
Faculty Exhibit, Main Street Gallery, Napa Valley College, Napa, CA
Bolinas Museum Small Works, Bolinas Museum, Bolinas, CA
Calgene Contemporary Competition, Natsoulas/Novelozo Gallery, Davis, CA, curators Wayne Thiebaud & David Gilhooly      Rendered Realism – National, Graham / Horstman Gallery, Denton, TX
Icons – National, Castle Gallery, Billings, MT- Catalog
East Ashland National, East Ashland Independent Art Center, Phoenix, AZ
Interiors, Main Street Gallery, Napa Valley College, Napa, CA
4th Annual Juried Exhibition, Gallery House, Palo Alto, CA    

1989
California Society of Printmakers Membership Show, MLK Gallery, FUC, San Francisco, CA
Photo-Derived – National, School of Fine Arts Gallery, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, curator Joel-Peter Witkin
Bay Arts ‘89, ACSMC Gallery, Belmont, CA
Women Artists ‘89, Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA
Three Realists/Three Realities, Matrix Gallery, Sacramento, CA
MFA /UCB, Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA
Images & Objects, ACCI Gallery, Berkeley, CA
The Board Selects, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
Bay Area MFA Exhibit, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA
Annual Juried Exhibition, Gallery House, Palo Alto, CA

1988
Paper Works, Studio M, Oakland, CA, Honorable Mention
Common Ground:  The Women’s Connection – National, Women’s Caucus for Art, Dallas, TX
Women Artists ’88, Matrix Gallery, Sacramento, CA, Juror’s Award, Catalog
San Antonio Print Club Group Exchange Show, El Instituto Cultural Peruano Norte Americano, Lima, Peru
Pacific Prints ’88: 4th Biennial Print Competition and Exhibition, The Pacific Art League Gallery, Palo Alto, CA, Catalog
Prints and Paintings: Two Woman Show, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA

1987
Works on Paper, The Art Store Gallery, Oakland, CA
Five, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA

1986
OPEN/86, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX, curator George W. Neubert, Catalog
All Texas 2-D Competition, College of Architecture Gallery, College Station, TX

1984
Art in Public Places: Area Artist Invitational, Madison-Cooper Airport Gallery, Waco, TX

          

 

Education

MFA, Painting, University of California, Berkeley, California
Post Graduate Work in Printmaking, University of Texas, San Antonio, Texas
BFA, Communication Design with a concentration in Printmaking, Magna cum Laude, Baylor University, Waco, Texas

Affiliations

Women’s Caucus of Art / Lifetime member
College Art Association
Cross Timbers Artists Guild, Studio Tour Participant 2016, 2017
Visual Arts Guild of Frisco, 2002-14
Texas Artists Coalition 2015-17
Artseen Studio Tour Participant, 2011-2016

Bibliography

Chris Roark, “Targeting awareness; Denton County artist hopes paintings start conversation about mass shootings”,
Lake Cities Sun (feature story three other Star Local Media papers) front page, page 4a Vol 43 number 35, June 18, 2017
Tabitha Redder, “Fresh Ideas contest winner honors mass shooting victims in solo exhibit”, Lewisville Texan Journal, feature story page 4, Vol 3, number 25, June 24, 2017
David Bearden, “Art Show Review: Fresh Ideas 2016”, Lewisville Texan Journal, August 6, 2016
Misty Oliver Foster, “Frisco Artists Gear Up for Studio Tour”, Featured Artist, Dallas Morning News, Frisco Neighbors Arts, October 19, 2012
Robyn Feehan Parker, “Celebrating Women Artists”, Press Release feature, 8680 Gallery, February 2012
“Best of America: Oil Artists and Artisans, Kennedy Publications, 2007
“Sojourn”, Journal of the Arts, University of Texas at Dallas, 2007
“Visual Arts Guild Frisco”, Dallas Morning News, Frisco Neighbors Arts & Entertainment, October 22, 2005
Stella M. Chavez, “Cinco de Mayo-a study in culture”, Dallas Morning News, May 6,2003
Sherry Boyd Castello, “Familiar Faces, New Directions”, Baylor Line Magazine, Spring 1996
Leo Stutzin, “Nine fresh directions drawn out”, Modesto Bee, 27 September 1992
Lindsey Litchfield, “Artist Offers ‘Perspectives’ at Pence Gallery”, California Aggie, 27 May 1992
Marilyn Moyle,” Domestic perspectives dominates local exhibits”, The Davis Enterprise, 21 May 1992
Arts Up! Gallery Guide, May1992
Kate F. Jennings, “Women in Arts explore drawing”, New Haven Register, 24 March 1991
Kate F. Jennings, “Regional Reviews”, Connecticut, Summer 1991
Marilyn Moyle,” Personal Prints, energetic entries on exhibit”, The Davis Enterprise, 2 August 1990
Mary Williams, “College Gallery focuses on Interiors”, Napa Register,8 February 1990 

Private Collections      

Andrea Hughes, McKinney, Texas
Carol Wright, Dallas, Texas
Cindy Schipper, Allen, Texas
Mike & Sheri Casey, Frisco, Texas
Priscilla Slemmer, Plano, Texas
Beverly Beihl, Frisco, Texas
Dale & Jeri Newman, Frisco, Texas
Glendy Valdez, Frisco, Texas
Plano Orthopedic; Sports Medicine & Spine Center, Dr. William K. Montgomery, Plano, Texas
Ben & Diane Fong-Torres, San Francisco, California               
Ophelia Basgal and Gary Fitchen, Oakland, California                   
Paul & Sue Hyler, Asheville, North Carolina                                                      
Scott & Lisa Brannon, Cummings, Georgia                       
Geoff & Nancy Lawrence, Flower Mound, Texas              
John & Fran Carver, Tucson, Arizona                                 
Leonard & Sue Houston, Flower Mound, Texas
Ruth Townsend, Albany, California
Dean Luckhart, Emeryville, California                                                                                                           
Pat Gleason, San Antonio, Texas        

 

Teaching Experience

2006-18 Collin College: Associate Professor, Drawing I & II, Portfolio Drawing, Painting I & II
1990-93
Napa Valley College, California:  Associate Professor, Drawing I & II, Color & Design, Pastel Portraiture, Independent Studies. Administrator & Technical Advisor for the Veronica de Rosa Print Suite Project
1991-93 Richmond Art Center, Richmond, California: Figure Painting, Life Drawing, Beginning & Intermediate Drawing, Teen Drawing

Artist Presentations/ Gallery Talks

1993
Gallery Lecture, Domestic Perspectives, Pence Gallery, Davis, CA   

Artist Workshops

2006
Artist Lecture & Drawing Workshop, Kargel-Baedecker International Christian School, St. Petersburg, Russia

2003
Applied Linguistics Training Program: Concepts of Design and Illustration, Curriculum Development & Instruction, Payap University, Chang Mai, Thailand

2003-04
Art History and Techniques of Georgia O’Keefe, Curriculum Development; including Power Point Art Presentation & Technical Instruction; as well as coordinating volunteers & supply procurement, FISD, Frisco, TX

2002-03
Art History and Techniques of the Mexican Masters: Diego Rivera & Frida Kahlo, Curriculum Development; including Art History Lecture, slide presentation & technical instruction; in addition to coordinating volunteers & supply procurement, FISD, Frisco, TX

1998
Mona Lisa Project, Children’s Pastel Portraiture, Klein ISD, Spring, TX

1988-90
Japanese & Italian Renaissance Summer Academies, Curriculum Development & Art Instruction, Berkeley Unified School District, Berkeley, California

Travel: UK, France, Italy, Germany, Netherlands, Mexico, Thailand, Kenya, Russia, Philippines, Tahiti and El Salvador