Education

M.F.A.  University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee   |   Printmaking and Drawing   |   1974-1976

M.S. in Art, Printmaking, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee   |   1972-1974

B.A. Art Education, Carroll College, Waukesha, Wisconsin   |   1969-1972

Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois   |   1968-1969

 

Professional Experience

Carroll University, Associate Professor  2 and 3D Design I, Drawing I, Printmaking I    1991-present

Carroll University Gallery Director and Curator of WisconsinCollection of Art    1994-present

Instructor: University of Wisconsin-Waukesha Design I    1992-1993

Instructor, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 2D Design II - Color, Silk-screen    1989-1992

Instructor, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design    1988-1990   Silkscreen I and II,  Visual Statements II    1994-1996

Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design Area Head-Printmaking, Advanced Printmaking, Introduction to Printmaking   |   1976-1981

 

Affiliations and Special Recognition

Wisconsin "Idea" Alphabet Project-Statewide Invitational  2017

Participated in a statewide Invitational Exquisite Corpse Print Exchange   |   2015

Participated in a statewide Invitational Print Exchange   |   2014

Waukesha Guitartown commission award   |   2012

Women of Distinction Art Commission Award   |   2010

Juror: MATA (Milwaukee Area Teachers of Art) Spring Exhibition, Milw. Wis.   |   2009

Juror: 64th Annual Juried Exhibition, Green Bay, Wis.   |   2009

Carroll University Faculty Research Grant   |   2009 -2010

Waukesha PublicLibrary Art Commission Award   |   2008-2009

Carroll College Humanities Division Dean’s Grant   |   2007-2008

Carroll College Faculty Research Grant   |   2005-2006

Carroll College Faculty Research Grant   |   2003-2004

Professional DimensionsSacajawea Commission Award   |   2001-2002

Carroll College Faculty Research Grant   |   2000-2001

Carroll College Faculty Research Grant    |   1998-1999

Wisconsin Visual Artists - past president   |   1977-present

Milwaukee Area Teachers of Art   |   Current

FATEFoundations in Art Theory and Education   |   Current

Southern Graphics Council   |   Current

Milwaukee Art Museum Artists' Advisory Board - Cudahy Gallery   |   1984-1986

"80 for the `80s" - Milwaukee Journal Recognition of 80 people in Wisconsin predicted to have an impact on the decade of the 80s.

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

MATA Spring Exhibition, Milwaukee Public Library   2018

On and About Paper, U.W. Parkside Fine Arts Gallery, Kenosha, Wisconsin  2017

Carroll University Biennial Faculty Exhibition, Bliss Gallery, Carroll University  2017

MATA Small Landscape Show, Carroll University-Award Recipient    2017

The Fine Arts Gallery, Milwaukee, Wis.   |   2015

74th Annual MATA Membership Exhibition , Milwaukee, W, Carol Rowan Memorial Award   |   2015

MATA Drawing Print and Photo Show, Carroll University, Award of Excellence   |   2015

St. Louis Community College Art Gallery, Merramec. Kirkwood, MO   |   2014

Emory & Henry College Fine Arts Gallery, Emory VA   |   2014

Jack Olson Gallery, Northern Illinois University Dekalb, Ill   |   2014

73rd Annual MATA Membership Exhibition , Milwaukee, WI, Sharon Vanden Boom Memorial Award    |   2014

WVA Southeast Chapter Juried Exhibition, Mount Mary University, Award Recipient   |   2014

Carroll University Art Faculty Exhibition, Atrium Gallery, Waukesha, WI   |   2013

ISIS Gallery, Notre Dame University, south Bend, IN   |   2013

Watercolor Wisconsin 2013 Racine Art Museum, Racine, Wisconsin   |   2013-2014

Southern Graphics International Traveling Print Exhibition   |   2012-2015

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Alumni Exhibition   |   2012

Southeastern Contemporary Art Gallery, SE Louisiana University. Hammond LA.   |   2012

Watercolor Wisconsin 2012 Racine Art Museum, Racine, Wisconsin   |   2012-2013

Tribute,  3 person exhibition, Effjay projekts Gallery, Sheboygan, WI   |   2011

WVA Biennial, Anderson Art Center, Kenosha, WI   |   2011

Carroll University Art Faculty Exhibition, Atrium Gallery, Waukesha, WI   |   2011

MARN TREASURE HUNT   |   2011

WVA Juried Membership Exhibition, Alverno Art and Cultures Gallery,   |   2011

Milwaukee, WI    Juror: Ann Marie Sawkins        

WVA Print and Drawing Exhibition, Schauer Art Center, Hartford, WI   |   2010

Fifty Women, Uihlein Peters Gallery, Milwaukee, WI   |   2009

Carroll University Art Faculty Exhibition, Rowe Art Gallery, Waukesha, WI   |   2009                       

WVA Southeast Chapter Juried Membership Exhibition, Sharon Lynn Wilson Center   |   2009

For the Arts, Brookfield, Wis.   |   2009

WVA Southeast Chapter Juried Membership Exhibition, Lakeland College, Sheboygan, Wis.   |   2009

Continuum 7 Joseph Friebert & His Students Inova Art Center, UW-Milw.   |   2008

Japan/Wisconsin Art Exchange Exhibition. Saitama Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan   |   2008

WP&S/WAAM Southeast Chapter Print and Drawing Exhibition, Ozaukee Art Center, Cedarburg, WI   |   2008

WP&S/WAAM Southeast Chapter Exhibition, Saint John Gallery, Milwaukee, WI   |   2007

WP&S/WAAM Wisconsin Biennial Haggerty Museum, Marquette University, Milwaukee WI    |   2007

31st Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition   |   2007

WP&S/WAAM Wisconsin Biennial, Anderson Art Center, Kenosha, Wisconsin   |   2005

WP&S/WAAM Southeast Chapter Exhibition,  Mount Mary College   |   2005

Two Cultures One Spirit Japan/Wisconsin Arts Exchange Exhibition, West Bend Art Museum   |   2005

Visual Mix: WP&S Southeast Chapter Juried Exhibition   |   2004

UW Milwaukee Faculty Exchange Exhibition, Mount Mary College, Milwaukee, WI   |   2003

Inside/Outside Two Person Exhibition Gallery 110 North, Plymouth WI   |   2003

Wisconsin Painters and Sculptor’sBiennial Exhibition   |   2002  

RahrWest Museum, Manitowoc, WI Award Recipient   |   2000

Wisconsin Painters and Sculptor’s Centennial Exhibition West Bend Art Museum, West Bend WI   |   999                        

From a Matrix-Wisconsin Women Printmakers Quad Graphics, Sussex WI   |   1999

Abstract Connections Three person exhibition Alverno College, Milwaukee, WI   |    1999 

1998 Wisconsin Sesquicentennial Exhibition Award Recipient Charles Allis/Villa Terrace Art Museums, Milwaukee, WI      1998, 1999

Watercolor Wisconsin '98Wustum Museum, Racine, WI   |    1998

Virtually the 2nd, Wisconsin Painters and Sculptors Cyber Show Award Recipient   |   1997

A Showcase of Regional Art, Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, WI (Juror: Struve, Struve Gallery, Chicago)   |   1994

Wisconsin Painters and Sculptors Juried Membership Exhibition, River Edge Gallery,  Mishicot, WI   |   1994

Outstanding American Prints, Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, WI   |    1993

The Gang of 40 National   |   1993, 

Juried Exhibition Gallery 218, Milwaukee, WI   |   1993, 1994

Watercolor Wisconsin, Wustum Museum, Racine, WI   Award Recipient   |   1992

Personal Icons in Paper - Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters, Madison, WI   |   1992

Paper Classic II, AGA Center for Visual Arts, Appleton, WI   |   1992

Fifty Years of Printmaking, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee, WI   |   1992

U.W.M. Alumni Exhibition, Award Recipient   |   1989

"Dynamic Dimensions" - Wisconsin Crafts Juried Exhibition, Milwaukee Art Museum   |   1988                                                

Hands Making Paper - Katie Gingrass Gallery, Milwaukee, WI   |   1988

Explorations in Paper and Clay - Banaker Gallery, Walnut Creek,California   |   1988        

Three Person Exhibition - West Bend Gallery of Fine Arts, West Bend, WI   |   1987

An Exhibition of Birthday Cakes, Invitational, Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI   |   1987

"State of the Arts" Group show of promising Wisconsin artists, David Barnett Gallery, Milwaukee, WI   |   987-1988

"Marriage a la Mode" Theme show, Charles A Wustum Museum, Racine, WI   |   1986

"Boxes" Theme show, Seuferer Chosy Gallery, Madison, WI   |   1986

Rockford and Vicinity Exhibition, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, Illinois   |   1986

Fall and Spring Exhibitions, Cudahy Gallery of Wisconsin Art, Milwaukee Art Museum   |   1981-1989

National Paper Invitational, Swan Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania   |   1985

Beloit and Vicinity, Wright Art Gallery, Beloit, WI   |   1974, 1975

Watercolor Wisconsin, Charles A. Wustum Museum, Racine, WI   |   1985-1987 

Celebration 100: A Century of Alumni Art, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee   |   1985

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Alumni Exhibition,   Top Award Recipient   |   1984

Response `83 Wisconsin Women in the Arts Juried Exhibition

Fine Arts Gallery - Alverno College, Milwaukee, WI, Award Recipient   |   1983

Selections from the Print Clubs International Competition, University of Delaware, Newark, New Jersey   |   1982

North Dakota Annual National Print, Drawing Competition, Grand Forks, North Dakota, Purchase Award   |   1982

The Philadelphia Print Clubs 57th Annual International Print Competition, Philadelphia, PA, Award Recipient   |   1982

Two Person Exhibition, Bradley Galleries, Milwaukee, WI   |   1979       

Fifth National Print Exhibition, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA   |   1976

Potsdam Prints `76, National Print Exhibition, State University College, Potsdam, New York   |   1976

15th National Bradley Print Show, Peoria, Illinois   |   1975

 

Solo Exhibitions

Alfons Gallery, Milwaukee, WI |   2016

Carroll University, Atrium Gallery: Jack is Back, exhibition of book and illustrations   |   2007

Sprizzo’s Gallery Café, Waukesha, WI |   2006-07

Passages and Crossroads, MadisonStateBuilding   |   2004

Elaine Erickson Gallery. Milwaukee, WI   |   2002

Carroll College, Rowe Art Gallery, Waukesha, WI   |   1999

University of Wisconsin-Parkside, Kenosha, WI   |   1994

Carroll College, Otteson Gallery, Waukesha, WI   |   1992

Tory Folliard Gallery, Milwaukee, WI   |   1991

Moyer Art Gallery, Green Bay, WI   |   1989

David Barnett Gallery, Milwaukee, WI   |   1984

Mount Mary College, Milwaukee, WI   |   1984                    

Carroll College, Union Art Gallery, Waukesha, WI   |   1977, 1982

University of Tennessee, Fine Arts Gallery,  Chattanooga, Tennessee   |   1984         

University of Wisconsin, Manitowoc, WI   |   1979

Kohler Art Center, Sheboygan, WI   |   1976, 1978

Fanny Garver Gallery, Madison, WI   |   1977

 

Collections (selected)

Miller Brewing Corporation, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Northwestern Mutual Life, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Readers Digest Collection, New York, New York

Northern Illinois Print Collection, Dekalb, Illinois

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Fine Arts Gallery

Rahr-West Museum, Manitowoc, Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin - Manitowoc, Wisconsin

California Federal Savings and Loan Associations, Los Angeles

Donohue and Associates, Inc., Sheboygan, Wisconsin

Milwaukee Art Commission, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Hyatt Regency, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

The Marine Bank, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Wisconsin Telephone Company

The University of North Dakota College of Fine Arts

Grand Forks, North Dakota

Independence Bank, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Container Corporation of America, Chicago, Illinois

Universal Foods, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Schaum Music, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

First Bank Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Johnson Hill Press Inc., Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin

Fort Atkinson Memorial Hospital Lobby, Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin

Laub Insurance, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Wisconsin Collection, Carroll College, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Milwaukee Blood Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Delzer Lithograph Company, Waukesha, Wisconsin

R and R Insurance, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Deloitte & Touche, Milwaukee, Wisconsin    

Quad Graphics Print Collection, Sussex, Wisconsin

Harris Nelson and Zaeske,  Milwaukee, Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin Hospital, Percent for Art Project, Madison, WI

University of Wisconsin-LaCross, Dining Center

Saint Luke’s Medical Center, Patient Tower, Milwaukee, WI

Division of Motor Vehicles,  Rhinelander, WI, Percent for Art Program

Waukesha Public Library Art Commission, Waukesha, Wisconsin