Curriculum Vita

  

Amy MacLennan 

Associate Professor of Art Email: asmaclennan@mckendree.com

Director, McKendree University Gallery of Art 


EDUCATION

2007 MFA in Painting and Drawing, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN 

1982 BFA in Photography and Printmaking, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN 

1981 Printmaking studies at the University of London, Birkbeck College, London, England (summer)
 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017 Hubris (with Kevin Kao),  March 9-April 2, McKendree University Gallery of Art, Lebanon, IL

2010 Making the Seen (with Michael Neary), February 2-26, Halcyon Contemporary Art, Terre Haute, IN 

2008 Place/Memory, November 2-25, Hastings College Art Gallery, Hastings, NE Place/Memory, September 5-October 24, Arts Place, Portland, IN

2007 MFA Exhibition, April 16-21, University Gallery, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN 

Place/Memory, December 6-22, Halcyon Contemporary Art, Terre Haute, IN  

2005 Recent Work by Amy MacLennan, Rose- Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, IN


SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 Self Portraits, February 16-August 25, Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoake, VA

Midwest Paint Group & van Dyke, June 24-September 6, Rippon College

2018 Midwest Paint Group, Galesburg Art Center, Galesburg, IL

East Meets Midwest II, September 22-January 6, 2019, Springfield Museum of Art, Springfield, OH

Midwest Paint Group, July 6-28, Village Gallery, Caledonia, NY

Drawing from Perception VIII, January 16-February 25, Wright State University, Catherine Kehoe, juror

2017 East Meets Midwest II, October 12-November 11, Andrews Gallery, William & Mary College, Williamsburg, VA 

Self Portrait: Midwest Paint Group and Invited Guests, March 3-April 2, Dutoit Gallery, Dayton, OH

A Winters Work: Midwest Paint Group, February 6-24, KC Gallery, Kishwaukee College, Malta, IL 

2016 Alumni Exhibition, University Art Gallery, mid-August-mid-October, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN

2015 The Artist Next Door, July 4-August 2, McKendree University Gallery of Art, Lebanon, IL

2014 Paintings by Amy MacLennan, January-May, So South 7 Gallery. Terre Haute, IN

2013 Twelve Ways of Looking at a Painting: an Homage to Jean Hélion and “Le Grand Luxembourg”, October 2013-March 2014, Lovejoy Library, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL

Faculty Show, September 5-26, McKendree University Gallery of Art, Lebanon, IL 

Drawing from Perception VII, January 15-February 24, Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries, Wright State University, Dayton, OH

2012 Bowery Gallery Juried Competition, July 31-Augues 18, New York, NY

Realism and Its Discontents, September 17-Novemer 25, Manchester College, North Manchester, IN 

Realism and Its Discontents, March 27-May 6, Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries, Wright State University, Dayton, OH

Faculty Show, November 1- 25, McKendree University Gallery of Art, Lebanon, IL

Memory, January 16-February 23, Art Saint Louis Gallery, Saint Louis, MO

2011 Lower Piney Landscapes: a Wyoming Winter, Open Studio at Jentel Artist Residency, Banner, WY

2010 34th Annual Beverly Art Competition, November 5-December 27, Beverly Arts Center, Chicago, IL

Resident Artists, September 4-24, Warehouse Gallery 1, Prairie Center of the Arts, Peoria, IL

Hastings College Faculty Show, March 8-April 11, Hastings College Art Gallery, Hastings, NE

Pastel National, March 19-May17, Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS

2009 Selections from the Permanent Collection, Hastings College Art Gallery, Hastings, NE

2007 New Work by the Midwest Paint Group, September 1 - December 14, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, IN

Reflexions Bound artist products Creative Marks: Summer 2007 Visual Arts Faculty and Staff Exhibition, June 25-July 4, Visual Arts Gallery, Interlochen Center for the Arts, Interlochen, MI

Portraits-Examining Self Through Subject: Works From the Indiana State University Permanent Collection, July 9-August 17, University Gallery, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN 

63rd Annual Wabash Valley Juried Exhibition, Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN, David Edgar, juror

ISU Juried Student Exhibition, February 15-March 2, Indiana State University, Robert F. Schroeder, juror

Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition, juried, March 9-April 13, Bradley University Heuser Art Center, Peoria, IL, Judith K. Brodsky, juror 

2006  Corpus, juried, November 15 to December 8, 33 Collective Gallery, Chicago, IL

62nd Annual Wabash Valley Juried Exhibition, July 8-September 1, Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN, Patricia Hickson, juror

Three Women Painters, invitational, June 16-July 21, Bicentennial Art Center and Museum, Paris, IL

Rockford Midwestern, juried, May 19-July 23, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL, Gregory Knight, juror

2nd Annual Self Portrait Exhibition, juried, May 19-June 9, 33 Collective Gallery, Chicago, IL

SHE, juried, March 17-March 31, 33 Collective Gallery, Chicago, IL

ISU Juried Student Exhibition, February 15-March 3, Terre Haute, IN, Jeff Zimmerman, juror

UNO, invitational, January 20-February 3, 33 Collective Gallery, Chicago, IL

2005 4:2:1, four artist exhibit, Turman Gallery, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN

61st Annual Wabash Valley Juried Exhibition, Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN, Susan Rosenberg, juror

ISU Juried Student Exhibition, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN, Dominic Molon, juror

ISU Select, invitational, Dean Johnson Gallery, Indianapolis, IN, January 28-March 10

2004 60th Annual Wabash Valley Juried Exhibition, Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN, Nato Thompson, juror

ISU Juried Student Exhibition, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN, Eve Andrée Laramée, juror 

SELECT GRANTS AND AWARDS

2009 Artists and Lecturer Series grants, Hastings College, Hastings, NE, Chandra Glaeseman, The Marks We Leave Behind, and Nancy Nichols, Poetry and Painting

2008 The Big Read, N.E.A. grant participant

2007 The Big Read, N.E.A. grant participant

Jonathon K. Baker Memorial Award for Black and White Drawing, ISU Juried Student Exhibition, Robert F. Schroeder, juror

2006 Mrs. Jo Anne Forbes Award of Honor, 62nd Annual Wabash Valley Juried Exhibition, Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN, Patricia Hickson, curator of the Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, Iowa, juror

Best of Show, ISU Juried Student Exhibition, Jeff Zimmerman, juror

2005 Best of Show, ISU Juried Student Exhibition, Dominic Molon, Pamela Alper Associate Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, juror

Dr. & Mrs. Robert Puckett Award of Honor, 61st Annual Wabash Valley Juried Exhibition, Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN, Susan Rosenberg, Assistant Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Seattle Art Museum, juror

2004 Vernon B. Cristee Award of Honor, 60th Annual Wabash Valley Juried Exhibition, Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN, Nato Thompson, Assistant Curator at Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, juror