CURRICULUM VITA

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2010                Forcastle Festival, site-responsive installation, Waterfront Park, Louisville, KY

2008                [de]hydration, Cressman Center for the Visual Arts, University of Louisville, KY

2006               Tsakhakh, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY                 

1996                Beneath the Skin, Zephyr Gallery, Louisville, KY                 

                        Temporal Transformations, Huff Gallery, Spalding University, Louisville, KY

1994                Recent Sculpture, Bellarmine University, Louisville, KY          

1992                Give and Take, Gray Art Gallery, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

1991                Recent Sculpture, Summer Solo Series, Nexus Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA      

1990                MFA Thesis Exhibition, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

1989                New Art/New Material, Juried competition by proposal. Site-specific, large-scale

                        installation, North Carolina State University/Durham Arts Council, Durham, NC

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017                 Project 17: Ritual Geography, Zephyr Gallery, Louisville, KY

                         34th Annual Spring Invitational, Heike Pickett Gallery, Versailles, KY

                         ENID: Generations of Women Sculptors, PYRO Gallery, Louisville, KY

2016                 33rd Annual Spring Invitational, Heike Pickett Gallery, Versailles, KY

2015                Held from Beneath: An Exploration of Cultural Sustainability, Carnegie Center for Art & History, New Albany, IN

2014                ENID: 2014, Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University, Lexington, KY

                        Work Play Work, Huff Gallery, Spalding University, Louisville, KY

2013                ENID: 2013, Cressman Center for the Visual Arts, University of Louisville, KY

                        Ephemeral Art and Practice: The Evolving, Barr Gallery, Indiana University Southeast

2011                Enid: Generations of Women Sculptors, Carnegie Center for Art and History, New Albany, IN

2010                Louisville is the Land of Tomorrow, Land of Tomorrow, Louisville, KY

            Reflections on a Louisville Landmark, Louisville Visual Art Association, KY

2009               ENID: Generations of Women Sculptors, Pyro Gallery, Louisville, KY

2007               Material Witness, Physical Evidence, Gloria Singletary Gallery at the Living Arts and Science Center, Lexington, KY

      Z20, Zephyr Gallery, Louisville, KY

2006                ENID: Generations of Women Sculptors, Patio Gallery at the Jewish Community Center, Louisville, KY

2005                Celebrating Women, Norton Women’s Pavilion and Frazier International History Museum, Louisville, KY

                        Forces of Nature, Kentucky State Fair, Louisville, KY

                        A Celebration of Sculpture, Carnegie Visual and Performing Art Center, Covington, KY

2004                Sculpture: Inside/Outside, Huff Gallery, Spalding University, Louisville, KY

2001               Kentucky Women Artists: 1850 to 2000, Owensboro Museum of Fine Art, Owensboro, KY

                       Elements of Dimension, Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest, Claremont, KY

2000              Water, Heike Pickett Gallery at CMW, Lexington, KY

1999                 ENID: Generations of Women Sculptors, Louisville Visual Art Association, KY

                       The Body in Question: Tracing, Displacing, and Remaking the Human Figure in Contemporary Art, Speed Art Museum,              

                        Louisville, KY

                        Sculpture Invitational, Zephyr Gallery, Louisville, KY  

                        Kentucky Made, Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center, Covington, KY

1998                Renewing the Spirit, Spiritual Art Gallery, Louisville, KY

1997                New Works, Heike Pickett Gallery, Lexington, KY

1996                KY/SCnyc, organized by the Kentucky Arts Council and the South Carolina Arts

                        Council, The National Arts Club, New York, NY

1995                Abstractions in Fiber, Kentucky Art and Craft Gallery, Louisville, KY

1993                Sculptors at Work, Portland Museum, Louisville, KY

                        Art on the Spot, Zephyr Gallery, Louisville, KY

1990                Showcase '90, Louisville Visual Art Association, Louisville, KY        

1989                42nd Annual Mid-States Art Exhibition, Evansville Museum of Arts and Science,

                        Evansville, IN

1988                Work in All Media, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY

                        Focus on Form, Owensboro Museum of Fine Arts, Owensboro, KY

 

Grants and Awards

2014                Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Award

2008                Sallie Bingham Award / Kentucky Foundation for Women

             Art Meets Activism Grant / Kentucky Foundation for Women

2006                Al Smith Fellowship / Kentucky Arts Council

2002                Artist Enrichment Grant / Kentucky Foundation for Women

             Art Meets Activism Grant / Kentucky Foundation for Women

             Individual Artist Professional Development Award / Kentucky Arts Council

1998                 Artist Enrichment Grant / Kentucky Foundation for Women

1996                 Brown-Forman Fellowship / Kentucky Arts Council

1995                 Professional Assistance Award / Kentucky Arts Council

1992                           Artist Enrichment Grant / Kentucky Foundation for Women

1991                  Professional Assistance Award / Kentucky Arts Council

 

Selected Bibliography

Exhibition Catalogues:

                        ENID: 2013, 15 women sculptors inspired by Enid Yandell, Cressman Center for Visual

                        Arts, University of Louisville, KY

                        Reflections on a Louisville Landmark: 150 Years of Louisville Water Company, Louisville

                        Visual Art Association, KY

                        [de]hydration, Cressman Center for Visual Arts, University of Louisville, KY

                        Celebrating Women 2005, Norton Women’s Pavilion, Louisville, KY

Kentucky Women Artists: 1850 to 2000, The Owensboro Museum of Fine Art, KY

                  ENID: Generations of Women Sculptors, The Louisville Visual Art Association, KY

                        The Body in Question: Tracing, Displacing, and Remaking the Human Figure in

                        Contemporary Art, The Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY

                        Profiles of Kentucky Artists, Kentucky Arts Council

                        KY/Scnyc, The National Arts Club, New York, NY

                        New Art/New Material, North Carolina State University

 

Articles:        

2011                Gifford, Chelsea, Review, LEO, April 6, 2011

2008               Heilenman, Diane, Review, The Courier-Journal, September 20, 2008

2007               Cato, Judy, “A Sense of Space”, Angelo - Kentuckiana’s Art Magazine, Vol. 4, No. 7, pp. 12-13

Heilenman, Diane, “Exhibits offer a chance to reflect on women’s strengths”, The Courier-Journal, January 21, 2007

            Triplett, Jo Anne, “Patio Gallery exhibit honors the sculptress”, LEO, February 2007

2005                Pearce, Sara, “Sculptors Carve Their Own Niches”, The Enquirer, June 26, 2005

2001                Heilenman, Diane, “Shows depict women’s prominent place in Kentucky art”, The Courier -Journal, November 11, 2001

1999                Nixon, Bruce, “Strength in Numbers”, Louisville Magazine, November, pp. 24-26

                        Findsen, Owen, “Kentucky Made at the Carnegie”, Cincinnati Enquirer, January 17, 1999

1997                Walcott, Ellison Austen, “National Review”, Sculpture, Vol. 16, No. 5, p. 66, (May/June)

                        Walcott, Ellison Austen,  “Regional Review”, Dialogue, March/April           

                        Minton, David, “Exhibit shows off works that stretch definitions”, Lexington Herald-Leader, October 19, 1997

1996                Heilenman, Diane, Review, The Courier -Journal, March 3, 1996

                        Heilenman, Diane, Review, The Courier -Journal, December 15, 1996

1994                Heilenman, Diane, Review, The Courier -Journal, February 6, 1994

1993                Bloeminc, Barbara, “Review”, ARTVU, Vol. 7 No. 1, p. 61

1991                Aguilar, Antonio, “Regional Review”, Art Papers, August

                        Fox, Catherine, "Visual Arts Preview," The Atlanta Journal/The Atlanta ConstitutionJuly 5, 1991

1989                Ecke, Raymond, “Turning Fabric Into Art,” Nonwovens Industry, December, cover illus., p. 60        

 

Selected Broadcast Media:

2008                “Villionaire: Louisville’s Rich Arts Culture”

 “Studio 619”

Education

1990                Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, M.F.A.

1986                Allen R. Hite Art Institute, University of Louisville, B.F.A.

 

Other Professional Experience

1993-presentProfessor, Spalding University, Louisville, Kentucky