• professional
  • international exhibitions
  • solo-two person exhibitions
  • group exhibitions
  • grants - residencies
  • visiting artist
  • permanent collections
  • pdf resume

professional

Professor of Art, University of Wisconsin - River Falls: Printmaking and Drawing
2012 UWRF College of Arts and Science Excellence in Scholarship, Research, Creative Activities Award
UWRF International Traveling Classroom, Paris & Lyon, France (3-week international intensive)
Wisconsin in Scotland, University of Wisconsin, Edinburgh, Scotland
Co-Director of Land Mark Editions, Minneapolis, MN (fine-art printer atelier,1980-1990)

education

University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND MFA
State University of New York, Oswego, NY MA
University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND BA











 


international exhibitions


Ontologies: 4 Visions, Athens Printmaking Festival, Eleftherias Park Art Center, Athens, Greece

Hong Kong International Art Fair 12, represented by Hong Kong Open Printshop, China

2012-2015 Southern Graphic Traveling Exhibition, National and International exhibition inaugurated in New Orleans, LA

Constructed Realities,
invitational exhibition, Grafikens Hus, Mariefred, Sweden

Continuity/Kontinuita: Prints from Czech/Slovakian American and International Artists, Rotunda Gallery, University of Nebraska Lincoln

Camera Lucida,
Galerie Domus, Universite' Claude-Bernard, sponsored by Galerie Par-ci Par-la, Lyon, France (solo)

Of Fire and Stone, Gallery of Technohoros, Athens, Greece (solo)










solo & two person exhibitions

Aqua Vitae, 2012 Minnesota Artist Initiative Grant Exhibition and Presentation, Mpls Photo Center, MN

Fire & Water, Bernice Ficek-Swenson & Mary Schina, Quincy Art Center, Quincy, IL (Two-person), Fall 2012

FIRE!, IFP MN Center for Media Arts, Minneapolis, MN (two-person), Vance Gellert, Curator

Camera Lucida, Galerie Domus, Universite' Claude-Bernard, sponsored by Galerie Par-ci Par-la, Lyon, France (solo)

The Fine Art of Photogravure, University of Wisconsin-Marshfield

Of Fire and Stone, Gallery of Technohoros, Athens, Greece (solo)

Cervini Haas Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

Anchor Graphics Gallery, Chicago, IL

North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND

Jon Oulman Gallery, Chicago, IL

A.I.R. Gallery, NYC





group exhibitions


Photogravure, Photographs in Ink, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN

Women In The Collection, Frederick Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN

From Dark Into Light, North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND

McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown State University Center for Contemporary Art, OH

Stand Out Prints, High Point Center for Printmaking, MN, award


The Photographers Show,
IFP MN Center for Media Arts, Minneapolis, MN

Women & Water, Concerning Water, Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, WI


Alternatives: Unconventional & Uncommon Processes,
Minneapolis Photography Center, MN

THENOW,New World/Old World Invitational Exhibition, Mid America Print Conference, Katherine Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota

Solarplate Revolution Traveling Exhibition and Portfolio, SGC Conference: Boston, MA, Whitney Art Works, Long Island, NY, BCB Art, Hudson, NY, Gray Gallery, Quincy University, IL, Taller Boricua Gallery, NYC

Alternative Processes, Mills Pond House Gallery, St. James, NY

Month of Photography 08- Denver, Open Press (Fine Art Printmaking Atelier), Denver, CO

Uncanny Visions, Contemporary Romantic Landscapes, Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND and The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, WI

Ekecheiria, Schopf Gallery, Chicago, IL, sponsored by the Greek Consulate, Chicago, IL

grants - residencies

Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant, 2012

UWRF College of Arts and Science Excellence in Scholarship, Research, Creative Activities Award, 2012

International Polaroid Corporation Materials Grant, Cambridge, MA (two grants)

Minnesota State Arts Board Opportunity Grant

Faculty Research Grant, University of Wisconsin-River Falls, WI
(four photogravure research grants)

Artist-in-Residence, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
(1-month photogravure residency)

Artist-in-Residence, Anchor Graphics, Chicago, IL (two-week photogravure residency)



visiting artist

Visiting Professor, Hong Kong Institute of Education, China:
2 weeks Workshop & Lectures

Minnesota Artist Initiative Grant,
Lecture on Photogravure,
Mlps Photo Center, MN


Artist-in-Residence, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada: 1-month photograuvre residency

Visiting Artist - Lecture, Universite' Claude - Bernard, Lyon, France

Contemporary Printmaking Trends in the US, Lecture, Athens School of Fine Arts, Athens, Greece

Polymer Photogravure Workshop, Athens School of Fine Arts, Athens, Greece: two-week workshop

Artist-in-Residence, Anchor Graphics, Chicago, IL: two-week photogravure residency

Artist Talk, Photographic Council, Minneapolis Institute of Art

Juror, Landscape and People, Silverwood Park, 3 Rivers Park District, MN

 

 

 

 



permanent collections


Minneapolis Institute of Art Photography Collection, Minneapolis, MN (Pyre suite)
Museum of Contemporary Photography @ Columbia, Chicago, IL (Pyre suite)
Polaroid International Collection, Cambridge, MA
North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND
Arizona State University Art Museum, Jules Heller Print Study Room, Tempe, AZ
Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN
Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers, Brunswick, NJ
Anchor Graphics @ Columbia College, Chicago, IL
Athens School of Fine Arts, Athens, Greece
Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
Graphic Chemical Ink Company, Villa Park, IL
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
Renaissance Press, Hinsdale, NH
Kohler Art Library Archives, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Grant Arnold Collection of Prints, State University-New York, Oswego, NY
Honeywell Inc., Minneapolis, MN
Kohler Art Center, Sheboygan, WI
Norwest Bank, Minneapolis, MN
Paine Webber & Assoc., Minneapolis, MN
Piper, Jaffray, Hopwood, Inc., Minneapolis, MN
Southern Graphics Council Archives, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
US Bank, Minneapolis, MN
Hong Kong Open Printshop, China
Hong Kong Institute of Education, China
Quincy Art Center, Quincy, IL
University of North Dakota Fine Art Collection, Grand Forks, ND
Conrad Press, Ltd.

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