EDUCATION

The Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MA 1971-74 ; 1978-79, BFA 2002

The Corcoran School of Art, Washington, D.C. 1977

The University of Maryland, College Park, MA, 1979 Missouri State University, Springfield, MO, 1997

WORK EXPERIENCE

Special Exhibition Fabrication and Design Assistant,The Sixties The Ronald Reagan Museum, California,1996

Painting Instructor, The Nantucket Island School of Arts & Design,1984

Artist in Residence, Walnut Street Gallery, Springfield, MO, 2003

Banner Design, First Friday Art Walk, Springfield, MO, 2003

Teaching Instructor, Missouri State University 2006

AWARDS
MOAK, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri
Watercolor USA, 2012, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri

Award of Merit, 1999, Winter Park Arts Festival, Winter Park, FL

Best of Show, Two Dimensions, 1998; Hidden Glen Arts Festival, Olathe, KS

Purchase Award, 1998, Hidden Glen Arts Festival, Olathe, KS

Watercolor USA, 1997, 1996; Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO

Best of Show, Charlotte Arts Festival, Charlotte,NC

PUBLICATIONS

Connecting Canvas to Nature, Ozarks Signature Magazine, The Arts Issue , July-August 2008

Best of 417, 417 Magazine December 2006

Defining Hinduism: A Reader, Equinox, London; Routledge, New York, cover artwork,2005

Springfield News Leader, August 2005 417 Magazine, Upfront Places, November, 2004

Mary Engelbreit’s Home Companion, Artist Directory, October, 2004

The Ginko Tree, cover artwork, 2004

417 Magazine, People, Artist Profile, May, 2004

Mary Engelbreit’s Home Companion, Pet Portraits, December, 2003

Springfield’s News Leader, September, 2003

Mary Engelbreit’s Home Companion, Artist’s Profile, August, 1998

Springfield News Leader, June, 1996

Springfield News Leader, March, 1996

The Washington Post, December, 1990

COLLECTIONS

The Racine Art Museum, Racine, Wisconsin

Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

The Garth Newell Music Center, Hot Springs, Virginia

BKD, Springfield, Missouri

Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Washington, D.C.

Seward and Kissel, Washington, D. C.

The Pickwick Hotel, Birmingham, Alabama

Blue Cross & Blue Sheild, Philadelphia

Reliance Standard Insurance Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Employers Mutual Company, Des Moines,Iowa

LaMair, Mulock & Condon, Des Moines, Iowa

EXHIBITIONS
2015
Edgewood Orchard Galleries, Door County, Wisconsin
The Guild The Artful Home , Catalog & Website WWW.GUILD.COM


2014
OBELISK Home,  Springfield, Missouri
The Guild The Artful Home , Catalog & Website WWW.GUILD.COM


2013
ARTspace, "One & Only", Kohler Arts Center, Kohler, Wisconsin
"Personal Perspectives", Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri
WAGS, SW Missouri Human Society Auction, Obelisk Home, Springfield, Missouri

2012
WAGS, SW Missouri Human Society Auction
MOAK, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri
ARTCETERA,
The Doula Foundation, Springfield, Missouri
OBELISK Home,  Springfield, Missouri
The Guild The Artful Home , Catalog & Website  WWW.GUILD.COM

2011 
ARTCETERA, The Doula Foundation, Springfield, Missouri
OBELISK Home,  Springfield, Missouri

2010
Warm Springs Gallery, Warm Springs, Virginia
The Guild The Artful Home , Catalog & Website WWW.GUILD.COM
Obelisk Home, Springfield, Missouri 

2009
"As I See It",  Katie Gingrass Gallery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
The Guild The Artful Home , Catalog & Website WWW.GUILD.COM
Obelisk Home, Springfield, Missouri 

2008
Warm Springs Gallery, Warm Springs, Virginia
Hawthorn Gallery, Springfield, Missouri
The Guild The Artful Home , Catalog & Website WWW.GUILD.COM 

2007-2006
Hawthorn Gallery, Springfield, Missouri
The Gillioz, Springfield, Missouri
The Guild The Artful Home , Catalog & Website WWW.GUILD.COM
Katie Gingrass Gallery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Greater Ozarks Arts Tour GOAT, Southwestern Missouri
Walnut Street Gallery, Springfield, Missouri

2004
MOAK, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri
Walnut Street Gallery, Springfield, Missouri

2003
Edgewood Orchard Galleries, Door County, Wisconsin
William Havu Gallery, Denver, Colorado
MOAK, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri
Walnut Street Gallery, Springfield, Missouri
The Jane Troup Gallery, Springfield, Missouri

2002
MOAK, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri
William Havu Gallery, Denver, Colorado
Up with Art 2, Little Rock, Arkansas

2001
Edgewood Orchard Galleries, Door County, Wisconsin
William Havu Gallery, Denver, Colorado
Alpha Art Gallery, Little Rock, Arkansas

2000
Edgewood Orchard Galleries, Door County, Wisconsin

1999
William Havu Gallery, Denver, Colorado
Cherry Creek Arts Festival, Denver, Colorado
Des Moines Art Festival, Des Moines, Iowa

1998
Winter Park Arts Festival, Winter Park, Florida
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Craft Show, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
The Plaza Arts Festival, Kansas City, Missouri
Saint Louis Art Festival, Saint Louis, Missouri
Cherry Creek Arts Festival, Denver, Colorado

1997
Milwaukee Art Museum, Lakefront Festival of Arts, Milwaukee,
Walnut Street Gallery, Springfield, Missouri
Two Rivers Arts Festival, Des Moines, Iowa
Springfield Art Museum, Watercolor USA, Springfield, Missouri
Cherry Creek Arts Festival, Denver, Colorado
Vail Festival of Art, Vail, Colorado

1998
Winter Park Arts Festival, Winter Park, Florida
Springfield Art Museum, Watercolor USA, Springfield, Missouri

1989
Percival Galleries, Des Moines, Iowa

1987
Laumeier Art Festival, St. Louis, Missouri
Percival Galleries, Des Moines, Iowa
Des Moines Art Center, Art in the Park, Des Moines, Iowa
The Joy Berman Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Laumeier Art Festival, St. Louis, Missouri

1986
The Joy Berman Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Des Moines Art Center, Art in the Park, Des Moines, Iowa
Springfield Art Museum, MOAK, Springfield, Missouri
Provident Art Exhibition, Invitational One Person, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1985
National Drawing Competition, The Art Alliance, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, Virginia

1984
Foxhall Gallery, Neo-Deco, Two-Person Show, Washington, D.C.
Nantucket School of Art & Design, One Person Show, Nantucket, Massachusetts
Marsha Mateyka Gallery,Washington Artists, Washington, D.C.
National Exhibition of Works on Paper, Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, Virginia
Three Women,The Mayor’s Office, Washington, D.C.
Brandeis Exhibition, Rockville, Maryland
Artists Space, Washington, D.C.

1983
Gallery K, A Garland of Flowers, Washington, D.C.

1981
Washington Project for the Arts, Open Studio, Washington, D.C.
Gallery K, Mindscapes, Washington, D.C.