Resume

Selected Exhibitions

  • Office of Art in Embassies, US Embassy, Vientiane, Laos, 2017-2020
  • Unhinged: Book Art on the Cutting Edge, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA, 2015
  • We’ve Come This Far, African American Museum, Dallas, TX, 2014
  • Art in the Urban Garden, Lillstreet Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2014
  • Chrysalis, Texas Discovery Gardens, Dallas, 2014
  • Hands All Round, International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX, 2013; Chicago, IL, 2014
  • Modest in Scale, Abecedarian Gallery, Denver CO, 2012
  • Conjuring Home, South Dallas Cultural Center, TX 2011
  • Altered States: Artists Re-imagine the Book, Reed Whipple Cultural Center Gallery, Las Vegas, NV, 2009
  • Art of the Book, Donna Seager Gallery, San Rafael, CA, 2009
  • Art, Fact and Artifact: The Book in Time and Place, Iowa Artisan’s Gallery, Iowa City, IA, 2009
  • Considering the Book as a Work of Art, Codex International Book Fair, Berkeley, CA, 2009
  • Maternal Legends, 23 Sandy Gallery, Portland, OR, 2008
  • Pacific Festival of the Book, VAC Gallery, Victoria, BC, Canada, 2007
  • Draw_drawing_2, The Foundry Gallery, London, UK, 2006
  • 5th Biennial National Art Exhibit, Visual Art Center, Punta Gorda, FL, 2006
  • RAC National, RAC Gallery, San Antonio, TX, 2005
  • The Halpert Biennial, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC, 2005
  • Outside the Lines 5, Bathhouse Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 2005

Public Collections

  • US Library of Congress, Washington, DC
  • New York Public Library, NYC
  • Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC
  • Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
  • University of Vermont, Burlington
  • Lafayette College, Easton, PA
  • University of Colorado, Boulder
  • University of Denver, CO
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of Texas, San Antonio
  • Baylor University, Waco, TX
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
  • Texas Tech University, Lubbock
  • Reed College, Portland, OR
  • University of California, San Diego
  • University of Central Florida, Orlando
  • University of Washington, Seattle
  • University of Nevada, Reno
  • Dallas County Community College District, TX

Publications

Art Quilt Collage, Deborah Boschert, C&T Publishing, 2016
500 Handmade Books, ed. Julie Chen, Lark Books, 2013

Education

MFA, Art, Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX
B.S., Medical Technology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK