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Education

1978 BFA in Painting -- University of Nebraska, Omaha

1974-1975 Fine Art -- University of Nebraska, Lincoln

1971-1973 Liberal Studies -- Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln

Scholarly Contribution

Urdang, R. (2019, June). Dark Lady Imparts Social Justice on Virginia Woolf: Professor von X Erased. 29th Annual International Conference on Virginia Woolf, Mount St. Joseph University, Cincinnati, OH. Peer reviewed PowerPoint presentation of accepted research paper 6/06/2019.

Awards and Honors

2019 ROBERT W. BROWN Award, BRAND 47, Brand Associates, Brand Library and Art Center, Glendale, CA -- $1,000 Cash Prize

2019 BEST of SHOW, Bridging Differences--Conversations of Gender, Race and Equality Exhibition, WWU -- Award Certificate/ $100 Gift Card

2019 NAWA Medal of Honor and ANNA WALINSKA Memorial Award, National Association of Women Artists, Inc., NY -- $800 Cash Prize

2019 Fashion ARTE, Fox Tucson Theatre -- Tucson Museum of Art; Fashion Design Dept. at Pima Community College, AZ -- Invitation to participate

2019 2nd PL -- TRUTH: a National Juried Exhibition, Studio & Gallery, Durango, CO -- $100 Cash Prize

2019 3rd PL -- 56th Annual Juried Competition, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA -- $400 Cash Prize

2019 Juror's Award of Excellence, METAMORPHOSIS Inaugural Exhibition, Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert, CA -- $500 Cash Prize

2018 2nd PL -- Third Coast National BIENNIAL, K Space Contemporary Art, Corpus Christie, TX -- $750 Cash Prize

2018 ARIZONA BIENNIAL 2018, Tucson Museum of Art & Historic Block -- 2 selections by juror REBECCA R. HART (Denver Art Museum)

2018 3rd PL -- 42nd Annual DAC National Exhibition, Durango Arts Center, CO -- $100 Cash Prize

2018 Invitation to Exhibit with Stipend -- PANTONE & X-Rite, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI -- $250 Cash Award

2018 Featured Artist -- WCA, National Women's Caucus for Art, NY -- 3 art images on front page of National website (April)

2018 NAWA Certificate of Excellence -- SHELTER Exhibition, Harlem School of the Arts, hosted by NAWA, Inc., NY -- Award Certificate

2018 3rd PL -- Art of Planetary Science (Fine Art category), University of Arizona, Tucson -- Special Exhibition of Award Winners

2017 Juror Mention -- Time Will Tell: A Show of Artistic Wisdom, Ashland University, OH -- Recognition by Shari Wilkins, Cleveland Print Room

2016 Honorable Mention -- Stepping it up: Flagstaff breakout artist of 2016 | Visual, Arizona Daily Sun, Flagstaff, AZ -- Public Notice

2016 Official Membership -- National Association of Women Artists, Inc., New York City, NY -- Formal induction Nov 2016

2016 Featured Artist -- WCA, National Women's Caucus for Art, NY -- 3 art images on front page of National website (Nov)

2015 1st PL -- Westward Unbound: Inclusive Exhibition of Western American Art, Evergreen Arts Center, CO -- Award Certificate

2014 3rd PL -- 2nd Annual Juried Artists' Book Exhibition, WoCA Projects, Fort Worth, TX -- Award Certificate

2014 1st PL -- Art of Planetary Science (Fine Art Category), University of Arizona, Tucson -- Award Certificate/ Gift Card

2014 Design Award -- The "F" Word: Feminism Now, ARC Gallery and Educational Foundation, IL -- 3 Years of No Fees for Art Submissions

2014 Fast-track Development Grant Award, Arizona Commission on the Arts, Phoenix, AZ -- $750 Cash Award

Professional Affiliations

Artists Council -- Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert

College Book Art Association

Flagstaff Arts Council

International Virginia Woolf Society

National Association of Women Artists, Inc.

National Museum of Women in the Arts

National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution

Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block

Women's Caucus for Art National Organization

Selected Group Exhibitions

2020 Collectively Shifting: Women's Caucus for Art National Juried Exhibition, Bridgeport Art Center, 4th FL Gallery, Chicago, IL

2020 A Special International Exhibition at the Sedona Arts Center: 31 Women Artists, Sedona Arts Center, Sedona, AZ

2020 Intersections: Book Arts as Convergence -- CBAA Members' Juried Exhibition, The Carroll Gallery, Newcomb Art Dept., Woldenberg Art Center, Tulane University, LA

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2019 Collected Treasures: An Exhibition Featuring Mixed-Media Artwork, Shemer Art Center and Museum, Phoenix, AZ

2019 Artists Council Juried Fall Exhibition, The Galen and Sarkowsky Garden -- Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert, CA

2019 EMERGING -- a National Juried Exhibition, ARC Gallery and Educational Foundation, Chicago, IL

2019 enGENDERing Change, a National Juried Exhibition, Cloyde Snook Gallery, Adams State University, Alamosa, CO

2019 PaperWest -- a National Works on Paper Exhibition, Alvin Gittins Gallery, Department of Art & Art History, University of Utah, Salt Lake City

2019 Bridging Differences-Conversations on Gender, Race and Equality, Mildred M. Cox Gallery, Gladys W. Kemper Center for the Arts, William Woods University, Fulton, MO

2019 130th Anniversary Annual National Association of Women Artists Members' Exhibition, One Art Space, 23 Warren Street, Tribeca, NY

2019 BRAND 47 Annual National Juried Works on Paper Exhibition, Brand Associates, Brand Library & Art Center, Glendale, CA

2019 Art as Advocacy: Promoting Equity and Social Justice for Women, M.G. Nelson Family Gallery, Springfield Art Association, IL

2019 Women's Stories (Untold) -- Text and Image National Exhibition, Midwest Center for Photography, Wichita, KS

2019 Bound and Unbound 5: International Altered Book Exhibition, University Libraries, University of South Dakota, Vermillion

2019 Ex Voto National Juried Exhibition: featuring contemporary Ex Votto Art, Tubac Center for the Arts, AZ

2019 Therefore, I Am -- National Exhibition, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA

2019 32nd September Competition International Juried Exhibition, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA

2019 9th Annual National Juried Exhibition: Into the Blue, Village Theatre Art Gallery, City of Danville, CA

2019 Contemporary Art Survey National Juried Exhibition, The Lincoln Center, Fort Collins, CO

2019 26th BIENNALE National Juried Exhibition, Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, Hilton Head Island, SC

2019 Taos Art Insurgency: The New Protagonists -- a National Exhibition, Kit Carson Road, Taos, NM

2019 43rd Annual DAC Annual National Juried Exhibition, Barbara Conrad Gallery, Durango Arts Center, Durango, CO

2019 ARISING: Testaments of Harm -- an Installation by Yoko Ono, Fondation Phi, Montreal, Quebec

2019 FIERCE and FRAIL II: of Beings, Beasts, and Seed, Verum Ultimum Art Gallery, Portland, OR

2019 TRUTH National Juried Exhibition, Studio & Gallery, Durango, CO

2019 SHAME: a National Juried Exhibition, Hera Gallery and Educational Foundation, Wakefield, RI

2019 Busting Out: Powerful Women Open National Exhibition, WCA/ NH and Twiggs Gallery, Boscawen, NH

2019 Art on Paper National Juried Exhibition, Circle Gallery, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD

2019 METAMORPHOSIS: Artists Council Inaugural Exhibition, Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert, CA

2019 Lunar Dreams: Celebrating the Moon in Science and Popular Culture, CCC Fine Arts, Flagstaff, AZ

2019 After Dark 8: a National Juried Exhibition, Greg Moon Art, Inc., Taos, NM

2019 Visual Biography: Women's Narrative NAWA National Exhibition, Grand Central Library, New York City, NY

2019 56th Annual National Competition Exhibition, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA

2019 Refreshing Feminism National Juried Exhibition, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL

2019 ARISING: Testaments of Harm -- an Installation by Yoko Ono in Leeds, Leeds Arts University, Leeds, UK

2019 Women Celebrating Creativity: an Open-Call Juried Exhibition, NAWA online Gallery, New York City, NY

2019 Americas 2019: PaperWorks National Juried Exhibition, Walter Piehl Gallery, Northwest Arts Center, Minot, ND

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2018 Mixed Media NYC: an International Juried Art Exhibition, Site:Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

2018 Reinvention ll Open Wall Exhibition, ARC Gallery and Educational Foundation, Chicago, IL

2018 Chasing Ghosts lll: Art that Pierces the Veil thru remembrance, Verum Ultimum Art Gallery, Portland, OR

2018 We Believe: An Exhibition Portraying Joy, Faith, Loyalty, Beliefs & Truths, Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ

2018 129th Annual NAWA Members' Exhibition, 195 Chrystie Street (South Gallery), New York City, NY

2018 31st Annual Northern Juried National Exhibition, Northwoods Center, Nicolet College, Rhinelander, WI

2018 Peace+Justice National Juried Exhibition, Delaware Arts Center, Delaware State University, Dover, DE

2018 Nevertheless She Persisted: Women of Courage, Tenacity and Strength, Koehnline Museum, WGS Oakton College, Des Plaines, IL

2018 Gateway to Imagination: A National Juried Art Competition, Farmington Museum of Art, Farmington, NM

2018 64 ARTS National Juried Exhibition, Buchanan Center for the Arts, Monmouth, IL

2018 Third Coast National BIENNIAL Juried Exhibition, K Space Contemporary, Corpus Christie, TX

2018 CWA 89th Annual National Open Juried Exhibition, Barnes-Franklin Gallery, Tunxis Community College, Farmington, CT

2018 Americas 2018: All Media National Juried Exhibition, Walter Piehl Gallery, Minot State University, Minot, ND

2018 ARIZONA BIENNIAL, Two selections by guest juror REBECCA R. HART (Denver Art Museum), Tucson Museum of Art & Historic Block

2018 Piece of Paper: All Media National Juried Exhibition, St. Louis Artists' Guild Arts Center, Clayton, MO

2018 42nd Annual DAC National Juried Exhibition, Barbara Conrad Gallery, Durango Arts Center, Durango, CO

2018 That's What She Said Juried Exhibiton, 8th International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron, AFA Gallery, Scranton, PA

2018 Ode to Degas National Juried Exhibition, Coburn Gallery, Ashland University, Ashland, OH

2018 2nd Annual Black and White International Juried Exhibiiton, Fushion Art online, Palm Springs, CA

2018 WOMAN Juried National Exhibition, Studio & Gallery, Durango, CO

2018 Color of the Year Invitational Exhibition Presented by Pantone & X-Rite, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI

2018 39th Annual Art on Paper Juried Exhibition, Maryland Federation of Art, MFA Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD

2018 Women's Works 31st Anniversary National Exhibition, Old Court House Arts Center, Woodstock, IL

2018 SHELTER 2018: a Juried National NAWA Exhibtion, Harlem School of the Arts, New York City, NY

2018 Representing Feminism(s) National Juried Exhibition, Lamont Gallery, Phillips Exeter Academy, Frederick Mayer Center, Exeter, NH

2018 39th Annual Paper in Particular National Exhibition, Sidney Larson Gallery, Columbia College, Columbia, MO

2018 Special Exhibition of Award Winners: Art of Planetary Science, University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson

2018 Art of Planetary Science Juired Exhibition, Kuiper Space Sciences Building, University of Arizona, Tucson

2018 Open Horizons: a Juried NAWA Exhibition, College of Morris Art & Design Gallery, Randolph, NJ

2018 Americas 2018: PaperWorks National Juried Exhibition, Walter Piehl Jr. Gallery. Minot State University, Minot, ND

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2017 13th Annual Small Works National Juried Exhibition, 440 Gallery, Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY

2017 Snap to Grid: Open Walls Exhibition, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA

2017 It Figures, 2017 -- an Open Walls Exhibition, ARC Gallery and Educational Foundation, Chicago, IL

2017 Seeing the World in Black and White: a Juried Photography Exhibition, NAWA online Gallery, New York NY

2017 12th Annual Open Juried National Exhibition: Art of Protest, IMAGO Foundation for the Arts, Warren, RI

2017 Chasing Ghosts ll: Art that Pierces the Veil thru Remembrance, Verum Ultimum Gallery, Portland, OR

2017 Metamorphosis National Juried Exhibition, hosted by WCA, CO Chapter, Core New Art Space, Denver, CO

2017 Women and Anger: Resistance, Power & Inspiration -- an Intl. Exhibit of Art by Women, Koehnline Museum, WGS Oakton College, IL

2017 Gateway to Imagination: a National Juried Art Competition, Farmington Museum, Farmington, NM

2017 NAWA at Beamesderfer 2: a National Juried Art Show, B. Beamesderfer Gallery, Highland Park, NJ

2017 OffenhausLive Summer International Exhibition, Creative Platform, Macclesfield, Cheshire, U.K.

2017 87th Annual Connecticut Women Artists National Open Juried Exhibition, Art Center East, Vernon, CT

2017 128th Annual NAWA Member's Exhibition, Sylvia Wald & Po Kim Art Gallery, New York City, NY

2017 Bound and Unbound IV: Altered Book International Juried Exhibition, University Libraries, University of South Dakota, Vermillion

2017 8th Annual 10x10x10 International Small Works Juried Exhibition, Tieton Arts and Humanities, Tieton, WA

2017 Dreams 3 Virtual Art Gallery International Juried Exhibition, Gallery 25N online, Peekskill, NY

2017 Summer Small Works National Juried Exhibition, NAWA Gallery, New York City, NY

2017 Time Will Tell: a Show of Artistic Wisdom & Experience National Exhibition, Coburn Gallery, Ashland University, Ashland, OH

2017 Pieced Together International Collage & Assemblage Exhibition, Sulfur Studios, Savannah, GA

2017 Innovative Crafts: a Juried Show of Decorative and Contemporary Applied Arts, NAWA Gallery, New York City, NY

2017 NightVisions VI International Juried Exhibition, Coconino Center for the Arts, Flagstaff Arts Council, AZ

2017 Sacred Feminine International Juried Exhibition, The Annex Gallery, Highland Park, MI

2017 CORE New Art Space: The Blue International Juried Show, CORE New Art Space, Denver, CO

2017 Cryin' Out Loud National Feminist Art Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Art's Munoz Waxman Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

2017 Memory and Identity: a multicultural juried exhibition, Coastal Arts League, Half Moon Bay, CA

2017 30th Annual McNeese National Works on Paper Exhibition, Shearman Fine Art Center, McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA

2017 Women's Works 30th Anniversary National Juried Exhibition, Old Courthouse Arts Center, Woodstock, IL

2017 BARED Bras and Breasts Exhibition, The Diamond Shop Gallery, Morgantown, West Virginia

2017 Art of Planetary Science Juried Exhibition, Kuiper Space Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson

2017 Feelin' Blue National Juried Exhibition, Gallery 66 NY, Cold Springs (Hudson Valley), NY

2017 Seeing Red: Open Walls International Exhibition, ARC Gallery and Educational Foundation, Chicago, IL

2017 Americas 2017: PaperWorks National Juried Exhibition, Hartnett Hall Gallery, Minot State University, Minot, ND

2017 Oh, The Places You'll Go! Spring Exhibition, Action, Advocacy & Arts Program, ASU Downtown, Phoenix, AZ

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2016 Womanhouse Revisited -- F*ck U! National Juried Feminist Art Exhibition, Arc Gallery & Studios, San Francisco, CA

2016 Snap to Grid: Open Walls Exhibition, Los Angles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA

2016 Stories, Parables & Tall Tales National Juried Exhibition, STUDIO Channel Islands Art Center, Camarillo, CA

2016 Dream or Nigthmare National Juried Exhibition, (SCENE) Metrospace, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

2016 Sacred & Profane National Juried Exhibition, Arc Gallery & Studios, San Francisco, CA

2016 NAWA New Member's Exhibition, National Association of Women Artists, Inc., NAWA Gallery, New York City, NY

2016 ARISING: Testaments of Harm -- an installation with Yoko Ono, Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland

2016 Art of Planetary Science Special Juried Exhibition, Division of Planetary Sciences, Pasadena, CA

2016 Beyond Rosie the Riveter: Women and Work International Juried Exhibition, Koehnline Museum of Art, WGS Oakton College, IL

2016 Art VOTES: Visualizing the Democratic Process National Juried Exhibition, Bergen Gallery, Bergen College, Paramus, NJ

2016 Rise Up: Juried Artworks by National Association of Women Artists, Inc., Mansion at Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD

2016 22nd Annual Americas All Media National Juried Exhibiiton, Northwest Arts Center, University of North Dakota, Minot, ND

2016 86th Annual Connecticut Women Artists National Exhibition, Slater Memorial Museum, Norwich, CT

2016 Of Land, Sea, and Sky Invitational Fall Exhibition, Action, Advocacy & Arts Program, ASU Downtown, Phoenix, AZ

2016 7th Annual 10x10x10 International Small Works Juried Exhibition, Tieton Arts and Humanities, Tieton, WA

2016 Lily Tomlin (Unofficial) National Juried Group Art Exhibition, FE Gallery, Sacramento, CA

2016 Peep Show: a National Juried Exhibition, Black Earth Gallery, Cedar Rapids, IA

2016 We The People -- Off the Wall Exhibition (Election 2016), ARC Gallery and Educational Foundation, Chicago, IL

2016 Summer Small Works National Juried Exhibition, National Association of Women Artists, Inc., New York City, NY

2016 Patterns: a National Juried Exhibition, Linus Galleries online, Pasadena, CA

2016 PATTERNS: a National Juried Exhibition, Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA

2016 SPECTRUM: Contemporary Artists Explore Gender National Juried Exhibition, Hera Gallery, Wakefield, RI

2016 Creative Muse National Juried Exhibition, Crayola Gallery/ Banana Factory, hosted by NAWA, Bethelem, PA

2016 I Breathe with You: Part ll National Juried Exhibition, Augusta Savage Gallery, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA

2016 Press Play National Juried Exhibition, The Lincoln Center, Fort Collins, CO

2016 23rd Annual Women in the Arts National Juried Show, Craft Studio Gallery, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO

2016 Benjamin's Banquet: Exploring our Relationship with Food National Juried Exhibition, The Chait Galleries, Iowa City, IA

2016 Collective Disciplines: Decorative & Contemporary Applied Arts National Juried Exhibition, NAWA, New York City, NY

2016 Trending: Contemporary Art Now! National Juried Exhibition, Women's Caucus for Art, Target Gallery/ Torpedo Factory, Alexandria, VA

2016 House, Habitat, Home Spring Exhibition, Action, Advocacy & Arts Program, ASU Downtown, Phoenix, AZ

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2015 Wintertide: Wintertime Whimsy National Juried Exhibition, Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ

2015 Snap to Grid: Open Walls Exhibition, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA

2015 Days of Wine and Roses Juried Exhibition, The Nash -- Jazz in Arizona Center, Phoenix

2015 From Where I Stand International Juried Exhibition, UBe Art Gallery, Berkeley, CA

2015 PaperWest: Regional Works on Paper National Juried Exhibition, Alvin Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City

2015 Art of Planetary Science Juried Exhibition, Kuiper Space Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson

2015 Feminism Across the Generations: a Juried Exhibition of Art by Women, Koehnline Museum of Art, WGS Oakton College, IL

2015 13th Annual Flights of Fancy National Juried Exhibition, Northbrook Public Library, Northbrook, IL

2015 BENNUVAL Invitational Exhibition, Fox Theatre Tucson, hosted by University of Arizona's Lunar & Planetary Lab, Tucson

2015 Who's Afraid of Feminism? National Juried Exhibiton, A.I.R. Gallery, hosted by Women's Caucus for Art, Brooklyn, NY

2015 Bound and Unbound lll: Altered Book International Juried Exhibition, University Libraries, University of South Dakota, Vemillion

2015 Feast Your Eyes Fall Exhibition, Action, Advocacy & Arts Program, Arizona State University Downtown, Phoenix, AZ

2015 6th Annual 10x10x10 Tieton International Small Works Juried Exhibition, Tieton Arts and Humanities, Tieton, WA

2015 Force of Nature: Exploring the Power of the Feminine National Juried Exhibition, Karl Drerup Gallery, Plymouth State University, NH

2015 Seeing Red 5th Annual Juried Exhibition, Village Theatre and Art Gallery, City of Danville, CA

2015 Westward Unbound: Inclusive Exhibition of Western American Art, Evergreen Center for the Arts, Evergreen, CO

2015 State of Being Human: National Juried Photography Exhibition, Woody Gaddis Gallery, University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, OK

2015 The Mark on the Wall: Small Works on Paper National Exhibit, Greenly Gallery, Bloomsburg, University of Pennsylvania, Bloomsburg, PA

2015 By and About Women: celebrating the female spirit, R. Dixon Gallery, Senaca Falls, NY

2015 POLITICAL COMMENTARY: International Juried Exhibition, Linus Galleries online, Pasadena, CA

2015 ICONS of the West: National Juried Art Exhibition, Dana Gallery, Missoula, MT

2015 A Force to Be Reckoned With: Woman Powered Juried Art Show, The State Bar, Flagstaff, AZ

2015 You Lookin' at Me? Open Walls Exhibition, ARC Gallery and Educational Foundation, Chicago, IL

2015 GENDER: Inaugural National Juried Exhibition, Gender & Women's Studies, Indiana University East, Richmond, IN

2015 Women's Works 28th Anniversary National Exhibition, Old Court House Arts Center, Woodstock, IL

2015 Bugs, Birds, Beasts & Blooms Spring Exhibition, Action, Advocacy & Arts Program, ASU Downtown, Phoenix, AZ

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2014 2nd Annual National Juried Artists' Book Exhibition, WoCA Projects, Fort Woth, TX

2014 Snap to Grid Exhibition: Open Wall Exhibition, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, CA

2014 LAYERS: Collage and Assemblage Juried Exhibition, Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ

2014 ART on TAP, Planetary Art Award Winners by Special Invitation, Tucson Museum of Art, AZ

2014 It's Elemental Fine Crafts Juried Exhibition and Sale, Coconino Center for the Arts, Flagstaff Arts Council, AZ

2014 Fabulous Fakes Special Exhibition, Sedona Arts Center, Sedona, AZ

2014 Art of Planetary Science Exhibition, Kuiper Space Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson

2014 Painting the World: Reflections on Politics, Violence & Reconciliation National Juried Exhibition, NAU Museum, Flagstaff

Gallery Representation

DAVID ANTHONY FINE ART (DAFA), Taos, NM

Employment

1985-1990 KRUEGER-RINGIER Inc., Phoenix, AZ -- Journeyman Color Separation Artist

1978-1985 ORENT Graphic Arts Co., Omaha, NE -- Apprentice Dot Etcher/ Journeyman Color Separation Artist

1977-1978 JOSLYN Art Museum, Omaha, NE -- Gallery Attendant; Private Collections/ Special Exhibitions

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