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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

2019     2019 International Krappy Kamera Competition, Soho Photo Gallery, New York New    

            York international juried exhibition

            6th Open Call, Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts, national juried exhibition,

            Providence, RI

            Shadows, LoosenArt Magazine international juried exhibition, Rome, Italy

            6th Annual Abstract Sanctuary Exhibition, Verum Ultimum Gallery, national juried   

            exhibition,  Portland OR

2018     Benefit Art Auction Exhibit, Bemis Art Center, juried exhibition, Omaha NE

            Purely Abstract:Visions in Line, Form, and Color, Healdsburg Center for the Arts, 

            national juried exhibition

            Analog, Fort Works Art Center, Fort Worth, TX, national juried exhibition

            6x6x2018, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY Group fundraising  

             exhibition

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

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

            Germany

            Benefit Art Auction Exhibit, Bemis Art Center, juried exhibition, Omaha, NE

            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

            Benefit Art Auction Exhibit, Bemis Art Center, juried exhibition, Omaha, 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