- M.F.A. – Rutgers University
- B.F.A. – Kansas City Art Institute
- Minneapolis College of Art and Design (no degree)
- Princeton University (no degree)
- 1999-present College Arts Association Member; AIGA member 2005-06; DC Art Directors Club 1997- 2009; International Sculpture Center Member
The Enigmatic Repose of Memory, catalogue essay for “Field Notes”, exhibition featuring the work of artist Deborah Everett, at Five Myles Gallery in Brooklyn (2012).
Views on Art, Sculpture Blog in collaboration with Grounds for Sculpture Exhibition Center The Faces of Muir and Thoureau, May, 2012 – http://viewsonartblog.wordpress.com/2012/05/
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
The Winding Years, Roger Williams University SAAHP Gallery, Bristol, RI – Moss Sphere (public sculpture, commissioned by Roger Williams University) 2008
A History of Verdure, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, Il. 2008
Moss, Leaves, Thoughts and Vegetables, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL, (catalogue CD available)
Janet Pihlblad, New Work, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL 2000
Just Add Water, Gallery A/Carrie Secrist, Chicago, IL 1998
Janet Pihlblad, New Work, P.P.O.W. Gallery, New York, NY 1997
On View: Janet Phlblad, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY 1986
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Portrait of John Muir, “Art in the Parks” Baltimore Parks Dept., Baltimore, MD 2012
Portrait of Thoreau, “Art in the Parks,” Baltimore Parks Dept., Baltimore, MD 2011
As We Live and Breathe, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL Stay Alive, Metaphor Contemporary Art, Brooklyn, NY 2009
Punch Bowl, Metaphor Contemporary Art, Brooklyn, NY 2007
Biennial Exhibition of Faculty, Corcoran Museum, Washington, DC 2006
Outside In, Sculpture for the Natural World, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL 2004
Meander, M, Cleveland, OH Natural Selection, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL 2003
Flora: The Beauty of Botanicals in Art, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL 2003
Reloaded, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL 2003
Paper 2003, Metaphor Contemporary Art, Brooklyn, NY
Water, Land and Air, Ecoartspace (Amy Lipton) and Riverkeeper, Garrison, N Y 2002
Plotting, An Exhibition of Artist Studies, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL 2002
The Alchemical Garden, Greenmuseum.org curated by A. Lipton/ Ecoartspace Fractured Fairy Tales, Metaphor Contemporary Art, Brooklyn, NY 2002
Second Nature, Kingsborough College, CUNY Brooklyn, NY 2002
Recent Acquisitions, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL 2001
Poetic Information, Metaphor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 2001
Snapshot, Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, MD 2000
Recent Work, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL 2000
Views of the Natural World, Susquehanna Art Museum, PA 1999
…And Everything Nice, The Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL, (catalogue available) 1999
Word/Image/Picture N J C. University, Jersey City, NJ, (catalogue available) 1998
Composing Nature, Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI 1998
2009 – Visiting Artist, Webster University, Webster Groves, MO
2004 – Visiting Artist, Georgia State University
2002 – Panel Participant, Kingsborough Community College, CUNY, Brooklyn, NY,. in conjunction with the exhibition, Second Nature
2001 – Guest Artist and Panel Participant, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL, in conjunction with exhibition, Landscape and Memory.
2000 – Guest Artist, the Rockford Museum of Contemporary Art, Rockford, IL.
1998 – Guest Lecture, The Art Institute of Chicago.Guest Lecture, Terra Museum, Chicago, IL, in conjunction with exhibition, Nature Beyond Landscape.
1997 – Visiting Artist, The Kansas City Art Institute, lectures and student critiques for Foundation Department and the Sculpture Department.
Visiting Artist, The Paseo, Magnate High School for the Arts, Kansas City, MO.
Visiting Artist, High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, New York, NY.
Guest Lecture, Photographers’ Forum, Brooklyn, NY.
1994 – Guest Artist, Tim Rollins’ Kids of Survival Workshop, lecture and student critiques.
1991 – Visiting Artist, The Kansas City Art Institute.
1990 – Panel Participant, Marymount Manhattan College, New York, in conjunction with the exhibition, Faith in the Fin de Siecle.
- Adv Advertising Design
- Book & Magazine Design
- Computer Graphics
- Electronic Works
- Honors In Art II
- Lettering & Type Design
- Packaging Design
- Web Design