SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016

Lost in Space: Contemporary Photographers and the New Landscape, Rick Wester Fine Art, New York, NY Changing Circumstances: Looking at the Future of the Planet, FotoFest Biennial, Houston, TX Variant curated by Paul Druecke, Greymatter Gallery, Milwuakee, WI
The Joyce Elaine Grant exhibition, curated by Rebecca Senf, Texas Women’s University, Denton TX Same but Different, curated by Darren Ching, online exhibiton photo+craft: Authentic Construction, curated by Anna Helgeson, Henco Gallery, Asheville, NC artists book shows: On Landscape #3, Lower Henwood Farm, Dorset, UK

2015

Processed Views, Martine Chaisson Gallery, New Orleans LA, 2015
Wisconsin Landscapes, permanent collection installation, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee WI
The Fence, a juried outdoor installation in 4 cities: Brooklyn NY, Boston MA, Atlanta GA, Houston TX
Tourists Out of Bounds, Lishui International Photography Exhibition, Lishui, China
A Lasting Vision: Photographs from the Institute of Design 1971-2000, curated by David Travis and Barbara Crane, 
Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago IL
Field Study, juried by Katherine Ware and Meg T. Noe, David Weinberg Gallery, Chicago IL
Black & White & Read, Cannon Gallery of Art, Western Oregon University
Pacific Midwest 2.0, curated by Milwaukee Comma collective, INOVA Gallery, Milwaukee WI
The Portrait and Landscape in Contemporary Photography, Brie Castell Gallery, Asheville NC
Three Visions, Gallery Pink, Oak Park IL
Eat This, Gallery 51, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, North Adams MA

artists book shows: Photobook 2014, curated by Paula Tognarelli and Karen Davis, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester MA On Landscape #2, Materia Gallery, Rome, Italy

2014

Stella: The Nature of a Collective, Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago IL
Food for Thought, Hewitt Gallery, Manhattan Marymount, New York NY
Artemisia After 40, Bridgeport Art Center, Chicago IL

artists book shows: Photobook 2014, curated by Paula Tognarelli and Karen Davis, Davis Orton Gallery, Hudson NY
In Focus: Juried Exhibition of Self Published Photo Books, Phoenix Museum of Art, Phoenix AZ

2013

solo show: Ponder Food as Love, Ralph Arnold Fine Arts Annex, Loyola University, Chicago IL
Unconventional Photography, curated by Yan Li, Lishui Photography Festival, Lishui, China

Pacific Midwest, curated by Milwaukee Comma collective, Newspace Gallery, Portland OR
Consumed: Nourishment & Indulgence, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green OH
Unbound 2! Invitational, curated by Gordon Stettinius, Candela Gallery, Richmond VA Historic Processes/Contemporary Visions, Dina Mitrani Gallery, Miami FL
Photography and Environmental Concern, juried by Katherine Ware, Photo Place Gallery, Middlebury VT
The Joyce Elaine Grant exhibition, curated by Sarah Kennel, Texas Women’s University, Denton TX
Parallax, juried by Martha Madigan, University of Notre Dame, Gormley Gallery, Baltimore MD

2012

solo show: Natural History, Portrait Society, Milwaukee WI, 2012
Museum of Contemporary Photography, 1979:1-2012:21: Jan Tichy Works with the MoCP Collection, Chicago IL FRESH, juried by Darren Ching and Fred Bidwell, Klompching Gallery, Brooklyn NY
After Classical Portraiture, Schneider Gallery, Chicago IL
Digital Darkroom Slide Show Night, Annenberg Center for Photography, Los Angeles CA
Alternative Processes, curated by Christopher James, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins CO

2011

Tapped 2, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati OH
Alternative Processes Competition, juried by Michael Paris Mazzeo, Soho Photo, New York NY
Artful Networks: Stella Collective exhibition, Chicago Photography Center, Chicago IL
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Faculty Show, Cedarburg Cultural Center, Cedarburg WI Public Works, curated by Natasha Egan, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago IL

artists book shows: Illuminating the Issue: Artists Books as Social/Political Critique, Golda Meir Library, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee WI

2010

At Her Age, curated by Martha Wilson, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn NY
Consumption, curated by Brian Clamp, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins CO
To See Ourselves As Others See Us, curated by Graeme Reid & Debra Brehmer, Wisconsin Museum of Art, West Bend WI

2009

Her Mark 2009, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago IL
Thinking in Time, Cross-Generational Reflections on Change, Insight Arts, Chicago IL

2008

Changing Women, Bette Cerf Hill Gallery, Chicago IL
Beyond the Backyard, curated by Karsten Lund, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago IL Highlights from the Collection, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee WI

 

Collections

The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL
Bauhaus Archives, Weimar, Germany
Chicago History Museum, Chicago IL
Focus Infinity Foundation, Chicago IL
Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago IL
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee WI
State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison WI
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis MN

 

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2015 Economic Hardship Reporting Project Grant
2015 Lens Culture Earth
2015 Finalist
2014 PhotoNola Portfolio Prize
2013 Grand Prize, Lishui, China Intn’l Photographic Exhibition
2013, 2012, 2009 Critical Mass finalist
2012 Review Santa Fe 100
2011 First Prize, Soho Photo Alternative Processes Competition
2010, 2009, 2007, 2003-05, 2000-01 Ragdale Foundation Residency Grants
2008 Featured Artists, Chicago Artists Month
2007 Woodlands Academy Women’s History Month Award
2005 Gary Goberville Fellowship
l990 Wisconsin Arts Board, New Work Award
l988 Focus Infinity Fund/Changing Chicago Project Grant

 

PUBLICATIONS

2016

Changing Circumstances: Looking at the Future of the Planet, publ. Fotofest2016

2015

Feed a Different Imagination, publ. Urbanuatica
Field Notes self-published artists’ book
Strategies of Creativity in Photography by Lutz Lungershausen, publ. MITP, Germany
Oxford American, March
Milwaukee Magazine March - Tiny Group Show - Unreal Dodho Magazine Barcelona, Spain, March 23
New Voyage Magazine China, February - interview
Float Magazine January - Issue 3 - Fragmented

2014

Processed Views: Surveying the Industrial Landscapeself-published limited edition artists’ book China Photo World August - interview

2013

Hayden’s Ferry Review Spring/Summer issue #52
People’s Photography Beijing, China, February 27- interview

2012

Blink Magazine September issue
Diffusion Magazine Spring issue
Imprints Magazine Professional Women Photographers The Book, collect.give essay by Lisa Hostetler

2010

All Things Are Always Changing self-published monograph

2008

Changing Chicago: A Photodocumentary essays by Naomi Rosenblum and Larry Heinemann, University of Illinois Press