EDUCATION    

 

1995 Master of Fine Art, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE    

1992 Intermediate Photography, Alternative Processes, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN      

1991 Bachelor of Arts, Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN


SPECIAL SKILLS  

 

 • Alternative Processes: Gum bichromate, Van Dyke Brown, Cyanotype, Platinum Printing    

 • Chemical Photography: medium and large format camera use, traditional black and white, traditional color, studio lighting    

 • Digital Photography: Proficient in digital SLR use and Adobe Photoshop


TEACHING EXPERIENCE


• Concordia University, Seward, NE August-December 1995, January 1999-May 2005 Part-time faculty: Fundamentals of Art, Basic      Photography

• Doane College, Crete, NE January 1996 ‒ December 1998, Part-time faculty: Fundamentals of Photography

• University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE August 1996 ‒ December 1997, August 1998-December 1998 Adjunct faculty: Drawing 101,102,    Foundation Design


AWARDS AND HONORS


• Finalist, 7th edition of the Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers, York, United Kingdom, 2015

• Honorable Mention, Black and White 2014, New York Center for Photographic Art, New York NY, 2014

• Gaudi Medal, VI International Biennial of Photography, Institut Muicipal d’Accio Cultural, Reus, Catalonia, Spain, 2005

• Distinguished Artist Award, Nebraska Arts, Council, Omaha, NE, 2004

• Honorable Mention, Current Works 2001, Society for Contemporary Photography, Kansas City, MO, 2001


EXHIBITIONS


2018   
          Purely Abstract:Visions in Line, Form, and Color, Healdsburg Center for the Arts,     national juried exhibition, Healdsburg, CA
          6x6x2018, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY, Group fund raising exhibition


2017
       Benefit Art Auction Exhibition, Bemis Art Center, juried exhibition, Omaha, NE


2016
       Berlin Foto Biennale, organized by Gala Award, international juried exhibition, Berlin, Germany      

       4Square, Kansas City Society for Contemporary Photography, members show, Kansas City, MO    

       Abstracted, Minneapolis Photo Center, international juried exhibition, Minneapolis, MN


2015
       Nebraska, statewide juried exhibition, Prescott Gallery, Lincoln, NE
      6x6x2015, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY, Group fundraising exhibition


 2014
     Black and White 2014, New York Center for Photographic Art, national juried exhibition    

      6x6x2014, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY, group fundraising exhibition


2010
     Alumni Invitational Art Exhibition: Ars Longa, Academia Brevis, Hillstrom Museum, Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN


2008
     Nebraska Now, Museum of Nebraska Art, Kearney, NE, solo exhibition


2006
     Past is Present, the laboratorium, Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY, national juried exhibition 2005
     Eating, Salina Art Center, Salina Kansas, national juried exhibition    

     New Photographs, Marxhausen Gallery, Concordia University, Seward, NE, solo exhibition      

     VI International Biennial of Photography, Institut Muicipal dAccio Cultural, Reus Catalonia Spain, international juried exhibition


2004
     Nebraska Now, Bemis Art Center, Omaha, NE, state-wide invitational      

     Portraits of Lincoln, Haydon Art Center, Lincoln, NE, city-wide invitational exhibition
      Alternative Process Exhibition, Soho Photo, New York, NY, national juried exhibition      

     Year-Round Salon, Ward-Nasse Gallery, New York, NY member exhibition      

     Collection Exhibition, Illinois Institute of Art-Chicago, Chicago, IL, national juried exhibition


2003
     Photowork ’03, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY national juried exhibition      

     Small Print Photography Competition, Camera Club of New York, NY, national juried exhibition


2002
     Photography 2002, Nexus Gallery, New York, NY, national juried exhibition      

      Alumni Exhibition, Eisentrager/Howard Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE, group invitational exhibition


2001
     Current Works 2001, Society of Contemporary Photography Gallery, Kansas City, MO, national juried exhibition    

    Sixty Square Inches: 13th Biennial National Small Print Competition, Purdue University Galleries, West Lafayette, IN, national juried        exhibition      

    Winter Salon Showcase, Limner Gallery, New York, NY, national exhibition


2000
    Cleaning House, Womanmade Gallery, Chicago, IL national juried exhibition    

    18th Annual Juried Exhibition, Pleiades Gallery, Chicago, Il, national juried exhibition 
    By and About Women, Haydon Gallery, Lincoln, NE national invitational exhibition    

    Alternative Process Exhibition, Atlanta Photography Group Gallery, Atlanta, GA national juried exhibition


1998
     Body Prints, Printmaking Council of New Jersey, Somerville, NY, national juried exhibition


1997
     Positive/Negative, Printmaking Council of New Jersey, Somerville, NJ, national juried exhibition


1995
     National Artists Book Show, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL, national juried exhibition


1994
     Prairie Lights Showcase, Museum of Nebraska Art, NE statewide juried exhibition  

     Midwest Photo Invitational V, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, national juried touring exhibition


1993
     Courage, Powerhouse Gallery, Cleveland, OH, national juried exhibition 
     Current Works, Society for Contemporary Photography, Kansas City, MO, national juried exhibition


FILM SCREENINGS    

 2001

     Toronto’s 4th Annual Super 8 Film Festival, Toronto, Ontario, international festival

     Burning, Mystery, and other Short Films, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL, Media Room screening  


 2000

      Toronto’s 3rd Annual Super 8 Film Festival, Toronto, Ontario, international festival

Curriculum Vitae