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EDUCATION AND TRAINING

l996 - l998             Tamarind Institute of Lithography.  Albuquerque, New Mexico. Printer Training Program with completion and award of Master Printer Certification. (TMP)                                                                                           

l988 - l991               Syracuse University.  Syracuse, New York. Master of Fine Arts in Printmaking

l984 - l988              Miami University.  Oxford, Ohio. Bachelor of Fine Arts

                                  Areas of specialization: printmaking, drawing, foundations and collaboration.

 

PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT – ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

2015 - 2018             Director, School of Art & Art History.  University of Denver, Denver, CO

2012 – present       Associate Professor.  University of Denver, Denver, CO

2006 – 2012           Assistant Professor.  University of Denver, Denver, CO

2000 – 2006          Lecturer.  University of North Texas, Denton, TX               

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE – MASTER PRINTER

2013        Visiting printer, invited to collaborate with Kiki Smith at P.R.I.N.T. Press, courtesy of the Institute for the Advancement of the Arts University of North Texas, Denton, TX.  http://print.unt.edu/smith_kiki.html

2000 - 2006      Master Printer / Director.  Print Research Institute of North Texas, Denton, TX.    P.R.I.N.T. Press, a university affiliated print shop on the University of North Texas campus.  Master Printer schedule involves grant writing, selecting and collaborating with visiting artists, edition printing, overseeing the program coordinator, student interns, volunteers and paid assistants. http://www.art.unt.edu/print/

l998 - 2000              Print Shop Manager.  Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, CO    Responsible for development, implementation and management of artistic projects in relation to the Patton Print shop.  Collaborated with artists, editioned and curated print work created at Anderson Ranch.  Maintained facility, planned and implemented budget, including development and marketing of print collection.            

l996 - l998                TMP Apprentice.  Tamarind Institute of Lithography, Albuquerque, NM. Printer Training Program with completion of Master Printer Certification.  Program included one year of printer training, and one year of apprenticeship collaborations.

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

Mid America Print Council (MAPC)  -  President   2012 - 2014  - member 2000 - present

Southern Graphics Council International (SGCI) – member2000 - present

Rocky Mountain Printmaking Alliance – member2009 - present

 

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

2015        Tablet Letl Artist Gathering, Norfolk Island. International invitation to work with 10 printmaking artists in workshop atmosphere. Public lecture and research of non- toxic inks.

                  Inky Paper Press Visiting Artist, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY. Short-term visiting artist for developing work associated with Where Land and Water Meet exhibition. Public lecture, demonstrations and working with student assistants. 

2014        Oehme Graphics Visiting Artist  Steamboat Springs, CO.  Short-term visiting artist for developing new work. (Not published or represented by Oehme Graphics.)  

                  Art Print Residence  Arenys de Munt, Barcelona Spain.  Short-term visiting artist for developing new intaglio work.  

2013        University of Colorado Visiting Artist  Boulder, CO.  Short-term visiting artist for developing new work, lecture and student critiques.

                  Oehme Graphics Visiting Artist  Steamboat Springs, CO.  Short-term visiting artist for developing new work. (Not published or represented by Oehme Graphics.)

                  Jentel Artist Residency Program  Banner, WY.  One-month residency awarded for development of new print work.

2011        Monoprint 2011: A Gathering of Artists.  University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point, WI. One-week studio intensive print project, which resulted in a group exhibition.  Twelve national and international artists invited.

2010        Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, Otis, OR.  Awarded a one-month residency at Sitka in the Smith Printmaking Studio.  Research of ferric perchloride etching on copper plates.  Exhibition, presentation and community outreach involvement related to residency.

2009        Skopelos Foundation for the Arts, Skopelos, Greece.  Awarded a two week residency to research polyester plate lithography – 

2010, 2007-2008 Artist Gathering, Medano / Zapata Ranch, Mosca, CO.  Four day event / mini residency hosted by Chico Basin Ranch / The Nature Conservancy with the intention of creating artwork to benefit these organizations.  

2009        New Pacific Studios, Mt. Bruce, New Zealand Awarded three-week residency for development of a new body of work.

 

EXHIBITIONS – ONE PERSON

2010        Contemporary Landscapes.  Solo exhibition.  Memorial Union Gallery, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

 

EXHIBITIONS –  TWO PERSON

2017     Where Land and Water Meet  Fawn Atencio and Catherine Chauvin. Whitney Center for the Arts, Sheridan College, Sheridan, WY http://www.whitneyarts.org/event/catherine-chauvin-fawn-atencio/

2016        Where Land and Water Meet  Fawn Atencio and Catherine Chauvin.  O’Sullivan Art Gallery Regis University, Denver, CO

2015   Where Land and Water Always Meet  Fawn Atencio and Catherine Chauvin.  The Morris Graves Museum, sponsored by the Humboldt Arts Council, Eureka, CA   Public lecture. 

2010        False Reparation  Catherine Chauvin and Mia Mulvey. Victoria Myhren Gallery,  University of Denver Campus, Denver, CO

 

EXHIBITIONS – CURATED

2017        Department of Art Faculty & Alumni Exhibition, Miami University Art Museum, Oxford, OH

3rd Global Print 2017 August-September 2017: main cities of Douro region, Portugal. (by invitation, curated by Nuno Canelas, catalogue) http://globalprintdouro.com/#artists

2016        In the Round  Portfolio exhibited at the Mid-America Printmaking Council conference in October 2016, New Albany, IN.  In China, the portfolio exhibited at the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts.

Unfolding, Holding a Course portfolio exhibited at Appalachian State University, Boone, NC and Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY October 2016

Conveners – Redline Art, March 4-April 3, 2016 Invitational, Chinn Wang and Sarah Scott, co-curators                                    http://www.denverpost.com/entertainment/ci_29622103/redline-denver-show-asks:-is-this-really- printmaking          

2016        Print Educators of Colorado  Space Gallery February 25- April 2, 2016Invitational, Mike Burnett and Mark Lunning co-curators.

Encounters 2016: 14 Amazing PrintmakersFirehouse, Longmont Invitational, group exhibition, Melanie Yazzie curator  http://www.boulderweekly.com/entertainment/arts-culture/encounters-2016-spotlights-printmakers/

Planting the Seeds: Pedagogy in Print The Corner Gallery, Lakewood Cultural Center March 3-31  Invitational, group exhibition, Jennifer Ghormley, curator

Watershed Exchange Portfolio Exhibition  Katherine Albertson Library at Boise State University. April 2016 http://news.boisestate.edu/update/2016/03/17/art-students-channel-printmaking-talents-service-learning-project/   A complete portfolio will be housed in Boise State University's Special Collections.

Art Print Residence Exhibition, Iluro Foundation, Art Print Residence. Barcelona, Spain. The exhibition space is in the city center of Mataró. One showroom is owned by the Iluro Foundation and hosted the works of the artists who have passed through Art Print Residence during 2014 /  2015

2015        Faculty Triennial Exhibition - Victoria Myhren Gallery, University of Denver,  Denver, CO

2014        Printed Marks   Exhibition of four printmakers, curated by Kellie Cannon, Spark Gallery, Denver, CO

Original Multiples, Women in Print/Month of Printmaking, Regis University, Denver, CO

Women Printmakers Month of Printmaking Show and Sale, curated by Sharon Strasburg Skylight Studios, Denver, CO 

 Beast  Exhibition featuring four artists and a writer, Sagebrush Arts Center, Sheridan, WY January

2013        Dialogic  An Exhibition of Master Printers and works from PRINT Press.  October  at UNT on the Square, Denton, Texas

2012        Heavy Hitters – Curated by Ryan O’Malley, Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, TX

Art Museum of South Texas Corpus Christi, TX.  Also exhibited: Peveto Gallery in Houstonin conjunction with PrintHouston, Houston, TX.  The Cultural Activities Center in Temple, TX.  October

metal inkorporated - Invitational exhibit, organized by Leah Hardy and Mark Ritchie   Exhibition at the University of Wyoming campus gallery, Laramie, WY (catalog). This exhibition has also traveled to the following intstitutions:     - Grunwald Gallery, Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN       - Gallery 110, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD  - Edna Carlsten Gallery, Noel Fine       Arts Center, University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point, WI

Faculty Triennial Exhibition - Victoria Myhren Gallery, University of Denver,  Denver, CO

2011        Mini Print International of Cadaques  Cadaques, Girona, Spain                                                                                                                                    http://www.miniprint.org/in/in.html

      10thLessedra World Art Print Annual, Bulgaria   http://lessedra.com/annual.php?page=accepted#c

      9thLessedra World Art Print Annual, Bulgaria http://lessedra.com/annual.php?page=accepted#c

2009     Miami University Department of Art 2009 Bicentennial Exhibition   Miami University Art Museum, Oxford, OH (catalog image and description)

2005      Open Expression: Contemporary American Printmaking Art  Invitational Printmaking Exhibition, hosted by the American University, AUC Student Development Office, and the office of Cultural Affairs, CairoCairo, Egypt. Organized by Karen Kunc, Professor of Printmaking, University of Nebraska Lincoln, NE   

 

EXHIBITIONS – COMPETITIVE, JURIED

2017        528.0 Printmaking Exhibition Center for Visual Art, Denver CO

2015        528.0 Printmaking Exhibition Redline Exhibition Space, Denver, CO

                Rooted, Tulpehaking Nature Center Hamilton, NJ

2013        Rocky Mountain Print Alliance Juried Exhibition, Jurors award.  University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

      Art of the State: A Juried Exhibition of Colorado. The Arvada Center, Arvada, CO Jurors: Dean Sobel and  Collin Parson

     MAPC Members Exhibition McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown State University Youngstown, OH  Juror: Anita Jung

      528.0 Printmaking Exhibit  Redline Exhibition Space, Denver, CO

2012        33nd Annual Paper in Particular National Exhibition.  Columbia College, Columbia, MO  Juror: Art Werger

2011        32nd Annual Paper in Particular National Exhibition. Columbia College, Columbia, MO                                                                                      Juror: April Katz(1 of 93 pieces selected of 600 works submitted)

2009        Americas 2009 Paperworks.  Northwest Art Center, Minot State UniversityMinot, ND  Juror: Peter Kilian   catalog image(1 of 32 pieces selected of 275 works submitted)

2008        Agoraphobia – Mid America Print Council Members Juried Exhibition. Minnesota State                                                                                   University Moorhead Gallery, Moorhead, MN   Juror: Beauvais Lyons

 

INVITATIONAL PORTFOLIOS

2018        “From the Dance Hall to the Press: Contemporary Western Women.” Invitational portfolio, organized by Katherine Maxwell, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ Portfolio accepted for exhibition in 2018 SGCI conference (April 5-7, 2018 Las Vegas, NV)

2017        Inexplorado - Invitational portfolio, organized by Fawn Atencio, Denver, CO

  Slowness – Invitational portfolio, organized by Mary Hood, ASU  Portfolio exhibited in SGCI conference / Atlanta, GAhttps://slownessprints.wordpress.com

2016        The Butterfly Effect - Invitational portfolio, organized by Fawn Atencio, Denver, CO  Portfolio exhibited at

   Arizona State University, Tempe AZ. St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY. University of Wisconsin – Stout Manomonie, WI   

    Portfolio also housed in Special Collections at California College of the Arts, Hamaguchi Study Print Collection, Meyer Library Oakland, CA,   Wichita State University: School of Art, Design & Creative Industries: Print Media Collection, Wichita, KS

2014      Route 66: Westward to Paradise - Invitational portfolio, organized by Fawn Atencio, Denver, CO

Portfolio selected for exhibition at the Mid American Print Council biennial conference, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI September 2014 Exhibited at the California State University, Northridge Gallery CA September, 2014. Tyler Printmaking Gallery, Philadelphia, PASeptember, 2014 Plymouth State University, Plymouth NHSeptember, 2014

                  Environments -  Invitational portfolio, organized by Melanie Yazzie,  Boulder, CO. Exhibited: University of Colorado, Boulder, March 2014, in conjunction with Month of Printmaking event

2013        Average Path Length – Invitational portfolio, organized by Fawn Atencio, Denver, CO Portfolio selected for exhibition at the Southern Graphics Council International AnnualConference, Milwaukee, WI

2011        East Meets West - Invitational national portfolio, organized by Brian KellyLafayette, LA                                                                                

 

PUBLICATIONS: INCLUSION IN PUBLICATIONS

2010         Devon, Marjorie.  Tamarind Touchstones: Fabulous at Fifty   New Mexico.  The University of New Mexico Press 2010.  Inclusion and notation as collaborating printer on one Tamarind published project.

  Fugue Winter Spring 2010 Issue 38    http://www.uiweb.uidaho.edu/fugue/Fugue38.html   Cover image and inclusion of art works in conjunction with the 20th anniversary issue.

2001         Croft, PaulStone Lithography London. A&C Black Publishers Ltd. 2001  Overview of process of stone lithography, softbound.  Inclusion of color images (2).

2000         Devon, MarjorieTamarind, 40 Years  New Mexico. The University of New Mexico Press, 2000.  Inclusion and notation as collaborating printer on two Tamarind published projects.

 

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

 Artist Printmaker/Photographer Research Collection (AP/RC) – Repository of artists from the West   Texas Tech University, Tyler, TX   http://artistprintmakerresearchcollection.org

KOCHI INTERNATIONAL TRIENNIAL EXHIBITION OF PRINTS   Ino-cho Paper Museum 110-1 Saiwai-cho Ino-cho Agawa-gun Kochi-ken 781-2103                                                                                          JAPAN    Works donated to Ino-cho Paper Museum

Amity Art Foundation, Woodbridge, CN

The Print Study Collection of the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

 Several of the Invitational Portfolios are in Permanent Collections, Museums, and University Gallery collections and are listed in the Invitational Portfolio section.

 

VISITING ARTIST EVENTS

2016        Visiting Artist. Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KYPresented work to two classes, juried an exhibition and gave public lecture.

 

PANELS AND LECTURES

2016        Lecture.  One Painting at a Time: PL-21, 1943 (Lithograph) Clyfford Still Museum, Denver, CO

In this signature program that challenges participants to look beyond their first impression and spend quality time with a single work of art. I acted as facilitator, focus on a lithographic print featured in Clyfford Still: The Works on Paper. November 30 – brought lithographic stone as demonstration, conducted conversation in the gallery.  https://clyffordstillmuseum.org/event/one-painting-at-a-time-pl-21-1943-lithograph/

2014        Panel participant at the Mid America Print Conference to discuss potential changes in the Fine Art Print                                                    Publication Guidelines. This panel review became the outline used for the accepted review of the new guidelines for CAA Standards and Guidelines.

Contributor in the review of CAA Standards and Guidelines   FINE ART PRINT PUBLICATION GUIDELINES FOR ARTISTS  http://www.collegeart.org/guidelines/printmaker September 2014, approved by CAA February 2015