CV

Representation
dk Gallery
25 West Park Square
Marietta, GA 30060
770.427.5377

Select Exhibitions (*solo, two-person)
2017

  • Grain, Asheville BookWorks, Asheville, NC
  • A Thousand Words, dk Gallery, Marietta, GA
  • Pin Up Show, dk Gallery, Marietta, GA
  • Nude and Figure, dk Gallery, Marietta, GA

2016

2015

  • La Bottega dell’ Acquaforte, Laguna Beach, CA*
  • The Grand Experiment (i am because you are), Gallery Five18, Boise, ID*
  • I Pray on Dirty Knees, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA*
  • Valentines For AIDS, Boise, ID

2014

  • Brave House Secrets, Track 13 Gallery, Nampa, ID*
  • Small Works, Gallery Five18, Boise, ID
  • Tah Gallery, South Pasadena, CA

2013

  • Experiencing Perspectives, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, Fort Worth, TX

2012

  • Dancing Sacred, St. Matthew’s Cathedral, Dallas, TX*
  • Art in the Garden, McCall, ID

2010

  • A Mary Visit, Trinity Episcopal Church, The Woodlands, TX*
  • In the Being of the Great I AM, St. Matthews Cathedral, Dallas, TX*

2008

  • Mary, my God says, Grace Episcopal Church, Nampa, ID*

2006

  • Works on Paper, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA

2004

  • In an other room, Stewart Gallery, Boise, ID
  • Bearing the Burdens of the Father, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Boise, ID

2001

  • Departureturn, Meadows Museum, Dallas, TX

Bibliography (links open in new window)

Select Publications

  • Bijak, Tom, and Kathy Kershner, editors, Twitter Trilogy:  An ultra-short Owyhee memoir, Forum:  An annual medium for open discussion, 2017
  • Bijak, Tom, and Kathy Kershner, editors, Love Unceasing:  Her journey onward walking, Forum:  An annual medium for open discussion, 2017
  • Beneath Her Cotton Skin, daCunha.global, 2016
  • Cover Art, Boise Weekly, April 1, 2015, March 12, 2014, January 9, 2013, January 28, 2009

Medium.com Publications:

Past:

  • Literati Magazine
  • Poetry After Dark
  • Human Development Project

Current:

Pubic Speaking
2017

  • A Thousand Words, dk Gallery, Marietta, GA
  • Paper Please!, dk Gallery, Marietta, GA
  • Art as Salvation, dk Gallery, Marietta, GA

2016

2015

  • Creative Conversation:  The Grand Experiment: i am because you are, Gallery Five18, Boise, ID
  • Creative Conversation:  An introduction to 3 Exhibits, 3 Cities in 3 Months, Gallery Five18, Boise, ID
  • I love you, he said, Storytelling, The Spill, Nampa, Idaho

2014

  • Brave House Secrets, Track 13 Gallery, Nampa, ID

2013

  • Art and Connection, Envision, Boise, ID

2010

  • Creative Process & Spiritual Healing, Trinity Episcopal Church, The Woodlands, TX
  • Vocation as an Artist, St. Matthews Episcopal Church, Dallas, TX

 

2004

  • Bearing the Burdens of the Father, St. Stephens Art Gallery, Boise, ID

Education
B.F.A.       Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
Also Studied:
Fort Burgwin Research Center, Taos NM
University College, Oxford, England
University of Washington, Seattle, WA (MFA program in Drawing and Painting, left due to illness)

Teaching
2017

  • Creative Conversation & Practicing Visio Divina, The Woodlands, TX

2016

  • Landscape and Memory:  engaging historical preservation through plein air painting, Celebration Park, ID

2009

  • 2D /3D Explorations, Grace Episcopal Church, Nampa, ID

2006

  • Professor of Record, Art 190, Introduction to Drawing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

2005

  • Teaching Assistant, Art 190, Introduction to Drawing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

1996

  • Teaching Assistant, 3-D Design, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas

1995

  • Art Teacher, Volunteer Elementary School Program, Garland, Texas

Other
2017

  • SEARCH: Sustaining Essential and Rural Community Healthcare;
    grassroots organization to assure quality, affordable, accessible healthcare for Mitchell, Yancey, and lower Avery county citizens, SEARCHWNC.ORG


2011

  • Interpretive Specialist, Celebration Park, Canyon County Parks, Recreation, and Waterways

2005-06

  • Gallery Assistant, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, Washington

1998

  • Assistant Preparator, Meadows Museum, Dallas, TX

1997

  • Mentor, RAP (Recognition for Artists Program), Dallas, TX

1994-97

  • Studio Assistant, Sculptor: James Sullivan, Dallas, TX

Collections

  • Public:  Blackburn and Jones, LLP, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Ioema Collection
  • Private:  Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, New Mexico, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, New Mexico, New York, Germany, Australia, United Kingdom

Awards

  • Historic Preservation Fund Grant for Landscape and Memory, 2016
  • Boise Plein Air Art Competition, Winner, 2013
  • Jurors’ Choice Award – “Art in the Garden”, McCall, Idaho, 2012
  • Art Fund Grant, St. Anne Episcopal Church, 2001
  • Zelle Grants, Southern Methodist University, 1993-1995
  • Meadows School of the Arts Scholarship, Southern Methodist University:
    Studio Art – 1994-1996, Art History, 1996
    Southern Methodist University in Taos, NM Scholarship, 1994, 1995
  • Yale University Summer School of Music and Art Fellowship Grant, Nominee, 1995
  • Superior Award for Women in Fine Arts, 1995

Residencies

  • F.R.O.G.S., High Cove, NC, 2016-cont. & 2013
  • Grace Episcopal Church, Nampa, ID, 2008-10

Statement/Bio
I am the house poetry built
A sense of place
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