Saturday, October 12, 2013

Career Highlights

2016


"6" Squared", Randy Higbee Gallery; Costa Mesa, CA

"A Painting's a Painting, No Matter How Small Show", TwoTen Fine Art Gallery; San Antonio, TX

38th Annual Midwest Museum of American Art Juried Regional

St. Joe Valley Watercolor Society Juried Regional: 1st Place Award

55th Annual Watercolor USA Exhibition; United States

200 Years of Indiana Art: A Cultural Legacy; Indiana State Museum; Indianapolis, IN


 2015

37th Annual Midwest Museum of American Art Juried Regional; Best of Show

"Daily Painting" book by Carol Marine;
featured painting

St. Joe Valley Watercolor Society Member's Show; South Bend, IN;
2nd Place Award

National Watercolor Society;
Associate Member

 48th annual Leeper Park Art Fair, South Bend, IN;
Best of Show Award

54th annual Watercolor USA, Springfield Missouri; United States
Watercolor Honor Society Award of Excellence & Signature Status
 
 Transparent Watercolor Society of America's 39th Annual Show; United States

Daily Painting Movement


2014
 36th Elkhart Juried Regional Exhibition;  Elkhart, Indiana; Midwest Museum of American Art

Daily Painting Movement

2013
Carmel International Arts Festival; Carmel, Indiana
Best in Painting Award

Shenzhen International Watercolor Biennial; Shenzhen, China
 Out of 2,825 entries from 55 countries, 260 were selected.

Leeper Park Art Fair; South Bend, Indiana
St. Joe Valley Watercolor Society Award

Round the Fountain Art Fair; Lafayette, Indiana
Watercolor Painting Award

2012
 Watercolor USA, Springfield Missouri; United States
Patrons Purchase Award

2009
International Guild of Realism Annual Exhibition, Naples, Florida; International

2008
32nd Annual Transparent Watercolor Society of America Juried Exhibition; United States
Maurice Prendergast Award

2007
Gallery and Invited Artists Show
Sherry French Gallery; New York, New York

Painting = Poetry-ut Pictura Poesis Show
Sherry French Gallery; New York, New York

Flowers in February Show
Sherry French Gallery; New York, New York

2006
The Jackson Pollock-Lee Krasner Foundation Grant; New York, New York

 "The Artists Magazine", Feature Article; May Issue

Small Sizes, Precious Pieces Show
Sherry French Gallery; New York, New York

Contemporary American Realism Show, Fort Wayne, Indiana; United States

Old Capitol Art Fair; Springfield, Illinois
  First Place Award

Oswego Fine Art Show; Oswego, Illinois
Best of Show Award

2005
"International Artist Magazine", Showcase of Master Painters of the United States,
February/March Issue

"Watercolor Magic Magazine", Cover Article
February Issue

Long Grove Art Festival; Long Grove, Illinois
Best of Show, Two Dimensional Award

Old Capitol Art Fair; Springfield, Illinois
Best of Show Award

Oswego Fine Art Fair; Oswego, Illinois
Best of Show Award

Round the Fountain Art Fair; Lafayette, Indiana
Best of Watercolor Award

Krasl Art Fair; St. Joseph, Michigan
Best in Category Award

2004
"Watercolor 2004 Magazine", An American Artist Publication
Fall Issue Feature Article

Black Swamp Arts Festival; Bowling Green, Ohio
Dorothy Uber Bryan Best in Painting Award

Elmhurst Art Fair; Elmhurst, Illinois
Best of Show Award

Leeper Park Art Fair; South Bend, Indiana
St. Joe Valley Watercolor Society Award

Long Grove Art Festival; Long Grove, Illinois
Best of Show, Two Dimensional Award

Oak Park Art Fair; Oak Park, Illinois
Best of Show Award

2003
Fernwood Botanical Garden; Niles, Michigan
Solo Show

Art & Apples Festival; Rochester Hills, Michigan
The Grand Award

Deer Path Art League Fall Festival; Lake Forest, Illinois
Award of Excellence in Painting

Hinsdale Fine Arts Festival; Hinsdale, Illinois
First Place in Painting Award

Lake Geneva Art Fair; Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
Best Painting Award

Leeper Park Art Fair; South Bend, Indiana
Judge's Choice Award

2002
University of St. Francis; Fort Wayne, Indiana
Solo Show

Downers Grove Fine Art Fair; Downers Grove, Illinois
Award of Excellence

Leeper Park Art Fair; South Bend, Indiana
Judge's Choice Award

North Shore Art Festival; Northbrook, Illinois
First Place Award

Oconomowoc Art Festival; Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
Best in Category Award

Round the Fountain; Lafayette, Indiana
Best Watercolor Award

Smokey Hill River Festival; Salina, Kansas
Award of Excellence

2001
 Leeper Park Art Fair; South Bend, Indiana
Judge's Choice Award

Old Capital Art Fair; Springfield, Illinois
Best of Show Award

Park Full of Art; Griffith, Indiana
Best of Watercolor Award

2000
Glenview Fine Art Fair; Glenview, Illinois
Award of Excellence

Leeper Park Art Fair; South Bend, Indiana
St. Joe Valley Watercolor Society Award

Old Capital Art Fair; Springfield, Illinois
Outstanding Newcomer Award

Park Full of Art; Griffith, Indiana
Best of Watercolor Award

1999
Barrington Art Fair; Barrington, Illinois
First Place Award

Glenview Fine Art Fair; Glenview, Illinois
Award of Excellence

  Leeper Park Art Fair; South Bend, Indiana
Judge's Choice Award
 
Park Full of Art; Griffith, Indiana
Best of Show Award

 1998
Hoosier Salon Exhibition; Indianapolis, Indiana
Outstanding Work Any Medium

Art & Apples Festivial; Rochester Hills, Michigan
Award of Excellence

57th Street Art Fair; Chicago, Illinois
Best New Artist Award

Leeper Park Art Fair; South Bend, Indiana
St. Joe Valley Watercolor Society Award

Oconomowoc Festival of Art; Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
Best in Category Award

Park Full of Art; Griffith, Indiana
Best of Show Award

 1997
Barrington Fine Art Fair; Barrington, Illinois
First Place Award

  Leeper Park Art Fair; South Bend, Indiana
Judge's Choice Award
 
1996
Leeper Park Art Fair; South Bend, Indiana
Judge's Choice Award
 
Park Full of Art; Griffith, Indiana
First Place Award


1995
 International Exhibition of Botanical Art & Illustration,
Hunt Institute/Carnegie Mellon University; Pittsburg, Pennsylvania

Leeper Park Art Fair; South Bend, Indiana
Judge's Choice Award

1994
20th Century American Realism, The Philip Desind Collection; South Bend, Indiana

South Bend Regional Museum of Art; South Bend, Indiana
Solo Exhibition

Winsor & Newton Calendar Competition; United States/Canada
Finalist