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HONORS & AWARDS

Quilt National 2015, Dairy Barn Art Center, Quilt Surface Design Symposium Juror’s Choice Award, “Cross Section”

Fiber Exhibition, The Scarab Club, third place, “Six Squared”

SAA Squared, Avenue Fifty Studio, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Juror’s Choice Award,  “Two By Two”

Art of the Quilt, American Sewing Expo 2007, Grand Prize Winner, “Vertigo”

 

PUBLICATIONS

Embellish – The Australian magazine for textile arts & more, 2015, Issue 23, “Seashells”

Quilt National 2015 – The Best of Contemporary Art Quilts, The Dairy Barn Art Center, 2015

Art Quilts of the Midwest, by Linzee Kull McCray, 2015

Embellish – The Australian magazine for textile arts & more, 2015, Issue 22, “African Mask”Cutting-Edge Art Quilts, Mary W. Kerr.

Portfolio 19:  The Art Quilt Sourcebook, Studio Art Quilt Associates, Inc.

Quilting Arts Magazine, February/March 2013, Issue 61, “Make a 3-D Quilt”

Quilting Arts Magazine, February/March 2013, Issue 61, “In The Spotlight – Diane Núñez”

Portfolio 18:  The Art Quilt Sourcebook, Studio Art Quilt Associates, Inc.

Machine Quilting Unlimited, “Religious Symbolism in Quilts,” article by Eileen Doughty, May, 2011

Quilting Arts Gifts Holiday 2010 – 2011, “Strippy Ornaments,” September, 2010

Portfolio 17:  The Art Quilt Sourcebook, Studio Art Quilt Associates, Inc.

Quilting Arts Magazine, June/July 2010, Issue 45,“All About Dimension”

Quilting Arts Magazine, June/July 2010, Issue 45, cover artist

Quilting Arts TV, Series 600, Episode 7, dvd

 

SOLO EXHIBITION

Solo Show, DaVinci Salon and Gallery; Ann Arbor, MI; March 13 – May 15, 2016.

Dimension:  Fiber Constructions; University of Michigan Gifts of Art; Ann Arbor, MI; June 17 – August 12, 2013.

 

JURIED/GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Quilt National 2017; Dairy Barn Art Center; Athens, Ohio; May 27 – September 4, 2017; “Cinque Terre”

Art Quilts of the Midwest, International Quilt Study Center and Museum; Lincoln, Nebraska, January 5 – March 5, 2016; “Magic Box,” “Tic Tac Toe”, Iowa Quilt Museum, January 6 – April 30, 2017; Texas Quilt Museum, June 29 – October 1, 2017

In Tandem, Rusas Building mixed media show, “Spaces,” “Siamese Twins,” “Diagonal 3 x 3,” “Fenced In,” “Twister,” “Magic Box”

Detroit Bubble Tea, Ferndale, MI; May, 2015 – March, 2016; “DNA”

Quilt National 2015, The Dairy Barn Arts Center; Athens, OH; “Cross Section”

Art Quilts, Georgetown Art Center; Georgetown, TX; March 13 – April 12, 2015; “Spaces” & “Siamese Twins”

Fiber Exhibition, The Scarab Club; Detroit, MI; July 30 – September 6, 2014; “Six Squared” & “Siamese Twins”

Art At The Museum, South Oakland Art Association; Royal Oak Historical Museum; Royal Oak, MI; October 4 – 26, 2013

Pushing the Surface, Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum; Coshocton, OH; May 16 – August 9, 2013; “Spaces” and “Six Squared”

Artist as Quiltmaker XV, FAVA Gallery; Oberlin, OH; May 13 – July 29, 2012; “Diagonal 3 x 3”

Michigan Fine Arts Competition, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center; Birmingham, MI; March 30 – May 4; “Siamese Twins” and “Spaces”

Art Quilt Elements 2012, Wayne Art Center; Wayne, Pennsylvania; March 30 – May 12, 2012; “Twisted”

Focus: Fiber 2011 – 2012, Canton Museum of Art; Canton, OH; December 2, 2011 – March 4, 2012; “Siamese Twins”

The Janice Charach Gallery 20th Anniversary, Janice Charach Gallery; West Bloomfield, MI; May 22 – July 24, 2011; “Magic Box”, “Cacaphony” and “Split Personality”

QSDS Happiness: Quilted Expressions, Riffe Gallery; Columbus, Ohio; May 5 – July 10, 2011; “Siamese Twins” and “Diagonal 3 x 3”

Alliances: People, Patterns, Passion, The Alliance for American Quilts; American Quilter’s Society 27th Annual Show, April 27 – 30, 2011; Paducah, KY; National Quilting Association Show, June 16 – 18, 2011; Columbus, OH; Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, September 29 – October 1, 2011, Chantilly, VA; October 13 – 15, 2011, Kansas City, MO;  October 20 – 22, 2011, Atlanta, GA; November 10 – 12, Minneapolis, MN; “City Park”

National Fiber Directions 2011, The Wichita Center for the Arts; Wichita, KS; March 25 – May 8, 2011; “Spaces” and “Six Squared”

Volusia: Wrapped in Fiber, Rose Room Gallery, Peabody Auditorium; Daytona Beach, FL; March 10 – April 27, 2011; “Magic Box”

Textiles in a Tube, Riverworks Gallery, Greenville Technical College; Greenville, SC; March 5 – April 15, 2011; “Double Weave” and “Four Square”

Volusia: Wrapped in Fiber, Gateway Center for the Arts; DeBary, FL; February 15 – April 3, 2011; “Siamese Twins”

This is a Quilt:  SAQA’s 2011 Traveling Trunk Show

Not Your Grandma’s Fiber Show, Janice Charach Gallery; West Bloomfield, MI; January 16, 2011 – March 3, 2011, “Six  Squared” and “The Big Bang”

Art Quilts XV: Needleplay, Chandler Center for the Arts and Vision Gallery; Chandler, AZ; November 5, 2010 – January 15, 2011; “Magic Box”

Quilts=Art=Quilts, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center; Auburn, NY; October 31, 2010 – January 9, 2011; “Siamese Twins”

The Green Show, Janice Charach Gallery; West Bloomfield, MI; September 2, 2010 – October 14, 2010; “This Bud’s For You”

Art From the Heart, Janice Charach Gallery; West Bloomfield, MI; July 25, 2010 – August 19, 2010

Michigan Fine Arts Competition, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center; Birmingham, MI; April 2 – May 7, 2010; “The Big Bang”

Under The Watchful Eye, iMatter; Birmingham, Michigan; March 27 – ; “Hand of God”

Cacophony of Fiber, Rose Room Gallery, Peabody Auditorium; Daytona Beach, FL; March 4 – April 31, 2010; “Leaf Transformation” and “Green Leaf”

Art 2010 An International Juried Competition, Nathan D. Rosen Museum Gallery; Boca Raton, FL; March 7 – April 19, 2010; “Cacophony”

Under the Watchful Eye, Janice Charach Gallery; West Bloomfield, MI; January 10 – March 7, 2010; “Hand of God”

Black Friday, Desotorow Gallery, 2009, “Leaf Transformation”

The Bra Show; Janice Charach Gallery; West Bloomfield, MI; October 17 – December 17, 2009, “Armour”

Tactile Architecture 2009, International Quilt Market and Festival; Houston, TX 2009; Chicago, IL 2010; Long Beach, CA 2010; “Magic Box”

In Full Bloom VI, International Quilt Market and Festival; Houston, TX 2009; Chicago, IL 2010; Long Beach, CA 2010; “Vertigo”

SAA Squared, Avenue Fifty Studio, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Juror’s Choice Award for the Quilt “Two By Two”

Art of the Quilt, American Sewing Expo 2008, “Magic Box”

Art of the Quilt, American Sewing Expo 2007, Grand Prize Winner for the Quilt “Vertigo”

Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Student Show 2001, 2000,

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION

Studio Art Quilt Associates

 

GALLERY/RETAIL AFFILIATION

Textile Center; Minneapolis, MI; 2011

Detroit Institute of Arts; Detroit, MI; 2010

The Dennos Museum Center; Traverse City, MI; 2010

Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center; Birmingham, MI; 2010

Franklin Village Boutique; Franklin, MI; 2010

Knitting on the Fringe; West Bloomfield, MI; 2010

Bryn Walker; Los Angeles, CA; 2010

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Private Group Teaching; Plymouth, MI; 3-D Quilts

Needlework & Textile Guild of Michigan, lecture and Blooming Garden Art Quilt

Quilt Surface Design Symposium (QSDS), Dimensional Fabric Constructions –    Expanded 3DDD (It’s not a bra size!);  Spring, 2012 & 2013

Quilt Surface Design Symposium (QSDS), Dimensional Fabric Constructions –  Three DDD!; Spring, 2012

International Quilt Festival, Cincinnatti, OH; April, 2012

Material Girls, Blooming Brooches, Strippy Ornaments, Recycled Wool, Recycled Men’s Ties, Blooming Garden Art Quilt; Dearborn, MI; 2012, 2013

The Dennos Museum Center; “Blooming Brooches;” Traverse City, MI; October, 2010

 

COLLECTIONS

“Spaces” private collection, New York

“Six Squared” private collection, Michigan

“Twist” private collection

“Hand of God” private collection, Michigan

“Twisted” private collection, Pennsylvania

“Two By Two” private collection, Michigan

“Vertigo II” private collection, Connecticut

“Lines and Spaces” private collection, Ohio

“Purple Leaf” private collection, Pennsylvania

“Flat Out” private collection, Michigan

“Entwined” private collection, Michigan

“Wedding Topper” private collection, California

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

Quilt Surface Design Symposium (QSDS), Quilt Surface Design Foundation of Columbus; June, 2010

 

EDUCATION

Michigan State University, Bachelor of Landscape Architecture; licensed Landscape Architect Michigan #3901001085