ARTIST RESUME

Education

1998 Master of Arts in Studio Art Painting University of Missouri at Kansas City
1982 Bachelor of Science in Education, Art Missouri Western State College St. Joseph, MO

Solo Shows

2016
American Century Investments through the ArtsKC Now Showing Program

Pure Pursuit Kansas City, MO

2015
Common Ground Exhibition at the Kansas City Artists Coalition Underground Gallery
Room 39 Restaurant at Mission Farms in Leawood, KS
Strands - St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church Mission, KS

2014
Alexander Open Systems through the ArtsKC Now Showing Program
Daily Iconography Cottey College Nevada, MO

2013
Reverberations - St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church Mission, KS
Black and Veatch Company through the ArtsKC Now Showing Program

2012
The Pert Group through the ArtsKC Now Showing Program

Has Wilkerson through the ArtsKC Now Showing Program
Fairway, Kansas

Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences through the Arts KC Now Showing Program

2011
McCownGordon Construction - Arts KC Now Showing Program
Kansas City, MO

2010
By Day and By Night St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, Mission KS

2007
Helzberg Diamonds Corporate Office through the ArtsKC Now Showing Program

2006
Apex Art Space Crossroads District Kansas City, MO

2005
Muchnic Gallery
November 4th through December 31st
Atchison, KS

Group Shows

2017

Hopeful Darkness International Encaustic Artists Juried Exhibition Atlantic Gallery NYC

Weinberger Fine Art Kansas City MO

2016
Raw@Heidmann Art Salon Kansas City, MO
Studio Above March First Friday Kansas City, MO

2015
Potter Art Gallery Centennial Alumni Exhibition Missouri Western State University
Kauffman Foundation and Conference Center Kansas City, MO through the ArtsKC Now Showing Program
re:Members Exhibition - Kansas City Artists Coalition
Urban/Suburban XI Epsten Gallery

2014
4th Annual National Juried Encaustic/Wax Exhibition Encaustic Art Institute Cerrillos, New Mexico
October 4th through November 2nd
Sunflower Fest - DeSoto, KS September 26th, 27th, and 28th
Sager Braudis Gallery Late Summer Exhibit Columbia, MO Curated by Joel Sager

2013
Music and Motion in 2D Central Exchange Kansas City, MO

Urban/Suburban Art Exhibition/Auction at the Epsten Gallery
Kansas City Jewish Museum of Contemporary Art Curated by Marcus Cain
September 8th - October 26th

2012
Strecker-Nelson Gallery
Pop Up Gallery - String Theory Series
Manhattan, Kansas

Urban/Suburban Art Exhibition at the Epsten Gallery
Kansas City Jewish Museum of Contemporary Art
Curated by Marcus Cain
September 9th - October 27th

2011
Landmark Bank Lawrence, KS

2010
New Year New Art
Arts Council of Metropolitan Kansas City

Defining the Abstract Buttonwood Art Space Kansas City, MO

Flow and Control National Juried Encaustic Exhibition
301 Gallery at Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
In conjunction with the Fourth Annual National Encaustic Conference
Curated by Joseph Carroll of Carroll and Sons Gallery, Boston MA

2009
Office of Senator Claire McCaskell - Arts Council of Metropolitan Kansas City
Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC

2007
Women Artists of St. Joseph
Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art St. Joseph, MO

2005
Kansas City Artists Coalition, Underground Gallery
Kansas City, MO

ABC Television Show, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

Extreme Art Show
Monarch Gallery
Kansas City, MO

2004
Albrecht-Kemper Museum
Art Membership Show
St. Joseph, MO

Corporate Purchases, Awards, and Grants

2015
2015 International Encaustic Artists Project Grant Recipient
Landmark Bank Columbia, MO

2014
Mosaic Life Care

2007
Heartland Health Foundation
EmpowerU Building
St. Joseph, MO

2006
Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art
Membership Show 2nd Place in Mixed Media Category

2005
ABC Television Show
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition
Aired – May 8th, 2005

1996
University of Missouri at Kansas City Women’s Council Fellowship
Ida S. Rhodes Award and Grant

Galleries and Collections

Weinberger Fine Art Kansas City, MO

Sager Braudis Gallery Columbia, MO

Mosaic Life Care Liberty, MO
Landmark Bank Columbia, MO
Heartland Health Foundation EmpowerU Building St. Joseph, MO

Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art St. Joseph, MO

Professional Experience

2017

Artist INC Advance 2017 - Professional development seminar and is a collaborative partnership of Mid-America Arts Alliance and the UMKC Innovation Center.

GUILDit presenter, an arts and business forum, KCMO

2015
GUILDit presentor at the Kauffman Foundation and Conference Center, KCMO

2013
Artist INC Live 2013 - Professional development workshop through a collaborative partnership of the Charlotte Street Foundation, the Arts Council of Metropolitan Kansas City, and the UMKC Innovation Center

2010
Fourth Annual National Encaustic Conference Beverly, MA

2005
Encaustic and Monoprint Workshop
Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY
R&F Handmade Paints, Kingston, NY