As a visual artist and an art historian, I’m involved with exhibitions in multiple ways, and I’m fortunate to have worked in various parts of the world. Here are a few highlights.
Curated Exhibitions (selected)
Making It Work: Art + Parenting. Co-curated with Maria Velasco. Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence KS. May 27-July 30, 2022.
Voices Together. Regier Art Gallery, Bethel College, October 29-November 19, 2021; Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, VA, January 28-February 25, 2022; Conrad Grebel University College, Waterloo, Canada, March 14-May 6, 2022; Goshen College, Goshen, IN, September 11-November 6, 2022.
Campaign for a New China: Looking Back on Posters from the Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976. Curated with my students Emma Girton, Elizabeth Friesen Birky, and Renae Stucky. Kauffman Museum, North Newton, KS. February 9 – May 19, 2019.
Awards: Mountain Plains Museum Association Publication Design Award, 2019; Kansas Museums Association Award of Excellence, 2019.
Alice Lex-Nerlinger 1893-1975: Fotomonteurin und Malerin. Das Verborgene Museum, Berlin, Germany. April 14 – August 7, 2016.
Transition and Turmoil: Human Expressions 1900-1945 and Spotlight on Käthe Kollwitz. Ulrich Museum of Art. Wichita State University. January 16 – May 8, 2016.
Occupy Art: Protest and Empathy for the Worker. Wichita Art Museum. Wichita KS. December 8, 2012 – March 17, 2013.
Mothers. Womanmade Gallery. Chicago, IL. November 5-December 23, 2010.
Solo Exhibitions (selected)
Invitations to Listen. Mulvane Art Museum. Topeka, KS. January-June 2023 (upcoming).
In/Visible Care. Outlook Gallery, Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN. October 14, 2022 – January 15, 2023. [postponed from May/June 2020 due to COVID-19]
Listening Toward Our Futures: Ten Letters. FAB Gallery. University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada. April 22 – May 2, 2022.
Hoping You Are Well. Salina Art Center. Salina, KS. December 2-20, 2020.
Taking Care and Other Words. Borough Road Gallery. London, UK. June 4-7, 2019.
Taking Care. Upominki. Rotterdam, Netherlands. November 18-25, 2018.
Listening Across Time. Regier Art Gallery, Bethel College. October 4 – November 2, 2018.
What We Leave Behind. Lower Level Creative Space, Denver CO. September 4 – October 6, 2017.
A Hidden Garden. Galleria Zapatista, Mission Grafica, San Francisco CA. May 12 – June 16, 2017.
Group Exhibitions (selected)
UNPOP @ Burning Man 2022. Black Rock Desert, Nevada. August 2022.
After the End of the End of the World. Two-person show with Derek Owens. Regier Art Gallery. Bethel College. February 1 – March 5, 2021.
We Live in Real Time: A Window Exhibition of Mail Art Made During the Pandemic. Printed Matter, Inc. New York, NY. September – October 2020.
ConTEXT. Errant Art Space. Victoria, BC, Canada. September 12 – 27, 2020.
May You Live in Interesting Times. Northern Arizona University Art Museum. February 4 – April 18, 2020.
Extended Practice: Transformations & Connections. Hyde Park Art Center. Chicago, IL. October 12, 2019 – January 19, 2020.
Co-a-lism. Flutgraben Gallery. Berlin, Germany. July 30 – August 5, 2018.
Paper / Work: Works on/of Paper. Juror: Abigail Yoder. Salmon Gallery, University of Alabama, Huntsville. February 4 – March 4, 2018.
Through the Eyes of the Mother. Invitational exhibition. Curator: Hye-Seong Tak Lee. Korean Cultural Center. Chicago, IL. February 8-15, 2014.
Tempus Fugit. Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venice, Italy. March 9-25, 2011.