Show Record

EXHIBITS – One Woman Shows

  • 1981 April- California State University, Fullerton, CA. Graduate Show.
  • 1981 October- University of California, Irvine, CA. Handicapped Awareness Week.
  • 1982 April- Huntington Beach Library & Cultural Arts Center, Huntington Beach, CA.
  • 1982 November- University of California, Irvine, CA. Handicapped Awareness Week.
  • 1983 September- Downey Savings & Loan, Fullerton, CA.
  • 1987 September- Fullerton Savings & Loan, Fullerton, CA.
  • 1987 November- Short Stature Foundation, Fountain Valley, CA.
  • 1988 May- Golden West College, Huntington Beach, CA. Handicapped Awareness Day.
  • 1991 December- Muckenthaler Cultural Arts Center, Fullerton, CA. Artist of the month.
  • 1992 April- Irvine City College, Irvine, CA. Handicapped Awareness Day.
  • 1993 August- Sip of Seattle Gourmet Coffee Shop, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1994 August- Artists Attic Gallery, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1995 May- Spring Valley Library, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1995 August- West Las Vegas Library, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1996 January- Clark County Library, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1998 September- 6 Degrees Exhibit, Seattle, WA.
  • 1999 September- Las Vegas Little Theatre, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2000 July- Art encounter, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2003 June- Minnie’s Frozen Custard, Henderson, NV.
  • 2003 September- Border’s, “Featured Artist, Henderson, NV.
  • 2004 February- Spring Valley Library, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2004 August- Twin Lakes Gallery, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2004 December- Laughlin Library, Laughlin, NV.
  • 2005 April- Tribute to Rembrandt Unveiling, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2006 July- Voices in the Sky Unveiling, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2007 August- Nevada State College, Henderson, NV.
  • 2007 December- The Fate of Little Red Riding Hood Unveiling, McMullan’s Irish Pub, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2008 July- “Watercolors”, The Winfield Arts and Humanities Gallery, Winfield, KS.
  • 2008 September- Irony Unveiling, McMullan’s Irish Pub, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2010 August- “Every Picture Tells A Story”, D’Arte Designs POP-UP Gallery, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2011 April- “Wish You Were Here”, D’Arte Designs POP-UP Gallery, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2011 November- “Presenting Claire Bear”, Jenny Valdez Inc. Gallery, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2012 December- The Silent Scream Unveiling, McMullan’s Irish Pub, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2015  October- The Adele Grange Community Center, Atlantic Beach, FL.

EXHIBITS – Group Shows

  • 1980 July- Otis Art Institute/Parsons School of Design, Los Angeles, CA. The Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles.
  • 1981 October- Holiday Inn, Buena Park, CA. Governor’s Committee for the Employment of the Handicapped.
  • 1981 November- Anaheim Plaza, Anaheim, CA. Very Special Arts Festival.
  • 1983 June- La Mirada Festival of Arts, La Mirada, CA.
  • 1983 August- Alan Short Gallery, Stockton, CA.
  • 1984 March- Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA. Abilities Unlimited Expo.
  • 1984 August- Disneyland Hotel, Anaheim, CA. Continuing Care Congress.
  • 1985 August- Brea Gallery & Cultural Arts Center, Brea, CA. “Inspiration: Art of the Physically Challenged”.
  • 1986 March- Mercantile Building, Costa Mesa, CA. “Imaginarium”.
  • 1987 April- Brea Mall, Brea, CA. Very Special Arts Festival.
  • 1987 May- Mercantile Building, Costa Mesa, CA. “Imaginarium”.
  • 1988 April- Mercantile Building, Costa Mesa, CA. “Imaginarium”.
  • 1988 July- Hanson Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA. Very Special Arts CA.
  • 1988 November- Fullerton Savings & Loan, Fullerton, CA. Women & Artists First.
  • 1989 April- Galerie Olivia, Newport Beach, CA. Very Special Arts CA.
  • 1989 April- Mercantile Building, Costa Mesa, CA. “Imaginarium”.
  • 1989 August- Hanson Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA. Very Special Arts CA.
  • 1990 April- Rancho Santiago College, Santa Ana, CA. “Art Knows No Boundaries”.
  • 1990 April- PACED Art, Pasadena, CA.
  • 1990 July- Hanson Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA. Very Special Arts CA.
  • 1991 July- Laguna Playhouse, Laguna Beach, CA. Very Special Arts CA.
  • 1991 October- Internal Revenue Service, Santa Ana, CA. Handicapped Awareness Month.
  • 1993 March- Music World Art Exhibit, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1993 July- Unique Gallery, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1993 August- Hanson Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA. Very Special Arts CA.
  • 1993 September- 42nd Annual Art Round Up–Las Vegas Art Museum, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1993 October- Street Wise Alive/First Job Auction, Desert Inn, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1994 December- 11th Annual Governor’s Commission on Travel & Tourism, MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1995 September- Art encounter, Las Vegas, NV. “Nevada Unveiled”.
  • 1996 February- Border’s Books & Café, Las Vegas, NV. “Art From the Heart of the Community”.
  • 1996 August- Arts on the Green, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1997 June- Clark County Republican Party Auction, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1998 December- 15th Annual Governor’s Conference on Tourism, Bellagio Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1999 May- Santa Fe Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, NV. “Changing Images: Selections From the National Muscular Dystrophy Association Art Collection”.
  • 1999 December- 16th Annual Governor’s Conference on Travel & Tourism, Paris Hotel, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2000 May- Walkers Organization Crafters Village, Vegas Artists Guild, Cashman Field, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2000 June- Brewed Awakenings Coffee Shop, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2000 July- Spring Mountain Ranch, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2000 September- “Taste of Vegas”, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2000 October- New Horizons Academy 3rd Annual Art Show & Auction, Art encounter Gallery, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2000 November- Fall Exhibit, Nevada Watercolor Society, Tam Alumni Center, 2nd Floor Gallery, UNLV, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2001 June- Summer Showcase, “Nevada’s Hot!”, Art encounter Gallery, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2001 November- “Artist at Play”, Winchester Center Gallery, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2001 November- Jitter’s, Nevada Watercolor Society, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2001 December- Digital Galleries, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2002 April- Boulder City Fine Arts Festival, Vegas Artists Guild, Boulder City, NV.
  • 2002 May- Jitter’s, Featured Artist, Nevada Watercolor Society, Henderson, NV.
  • 2002 July- Digital Galleries, “Karen Wheeler & Gabby Hirsch: Curious Creations”, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2002 September- Art Train, Nevada Watercolor Society, Henderson, NV.
  • 2002 October- Halloween Spook Spectacular, Gallery Au Go-Go, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2003 February- Erika’s Friends Exhibit, Mission Viejo Library, Mission Viejo, CA.
  • 2003 April- Colorado Belle’s Parti Gras Fine Art Exhibit, Laughlin, NV.
  • 2003 April- Aerial Gallery Downtown 2003, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2003 August- City Hall Bridge Gallery, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2003 August- City of Henderson Art Gallery, Henderson, NV.
  • 2003 October- “Artist’s Weekend”, Ramada Express, Laughlin, NV.
  • 2003 November- “Art That Glows”, NV State Museum & Historical Society, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2003 December- New Century Fine Art Gallery, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2003 December- “The Las Vegas Story”, Gallery Au Go-Go, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2005 March- Essential Dimensions, Las Vegas Art Museum, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2005 April- Jitter’s, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2005 June- Barnes & Noble, Vegas Artists Guild, Henderson, NV.
  • 2005 July- Valley of Fire, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2005 August- Valley of Fire, (with Jeanne Camire) Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2005 October- Art Bridge Gallery, “Pieces of Woman” mural, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2006 February- Twin Lakes Gallery, “A Vegas Valentine”, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2006 March- Community Counseling Center, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2007 March- Spring Art Exhibit, CSN Artspace Gallery, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2008 March- Spring Art Exhibit, CSN Artspace Gallery, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2008 July- ReJAVAnate, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2008 September- City of the World Gallery, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2009 February- Nevada State Library, Carson City, NV, MDA Art Collection.
  • 2009 May- Spring Art Exhibit, CSN Artspace Gallery, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2009 May- Saxby’s Coffee Shop with Jeff Hagen, Henderson, NV.
  • 2009 May- Whole Foods Market with Lily Lambert, Henderson, NV.
  • 2010 May- Spring Art Exhibit, CSN Artspace Gallery, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV. First Place Award.
  • 2010 June- West Charleston Library, “Summertime Blues”, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2010 October- Art 4 Health, California State University, Fullerton, Fullerton, CA.
  • 2011 June- “The Box Office”, First Friday, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2011 June- “Turn It Up”, Clark County Library, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2011 November- Blick Art Supplies, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2012 July- “Dream a Little Dream”, Sunrise Library, Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2013 January- “Raise a Cup of Cheer”, Clay Arts Vegas, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2013 January- Blackbird Studio, Las Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2013 March- “Spring Has Sprung”, City of the World Gallery (Best in Show), Las Vegas Artists Guild, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2013 March- “Six Chix”, CSN Artspace Gallery, N. Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2013 October- “Local Color”, Green Valley Library, Las Vegas Artists Guild, Henderson, NV.
  • 2013 November- “Spirit of Art”, Whitney Library, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2014 May- “Oneiric”, Las Vegas City Hall, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2014 October- Art of Healthy Balance, California State University, Fullerton, Fullerton, CA.
  • 2014 December- “Dreams”, Clay Arts Vegas, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2015  August- “Outside the Block”, Circadian Galleries, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2015  September- “Outside the Block”, Circadian Galleries, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2015  October- Foley Federal Building, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2016  May- “Spirit of Art Bursts Forth!”, Studio 8 Ten, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2016  June- N. Las Vegas City Hall, N. Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2016  November- ‘Spirit of Art Holiday Reception and Unveiling”, McMullan’s Irish Pub, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2017  June- “Fragile”, Spirit of Art, Stone Soup Art Center, N. Las Vegas City Hall, N. Las Vegas, NV.

PUBLICATIONS

  • 1979 October- Westways Magazine
  • 1980 July- Illustrators 19
  • 1981 April- Daily Titan Newspaper, CSUF
  • 1983 June- La Mirada Festival of Arts Catalog
  • 1984 August- Coordinator Magazine, Cover
  • 1985 August- Saddleback Valley News
  • 1985 August- Los Angeles Times
  • 1987 January- Very Special Arts National Calendar, Month of December
  • 1987 May- Los Angeles Times
  • 1989 March- Los Angeles Times
  • 1989 August- Beverly Hills Courier
  • 1990 January- Very Special Arts CA Calendar, Cover
  • 1990 February- Daily Star Progress
  • 1991 January- Very Special Arts CA Calendar, Month of February
  • 1991 September- Daily Star Progress
  • 1991 December- Daily Star Progress
  • 1992 November- Daily Titan Newspaper, CSUF
  • 1993 August- Showbiz
  • 1994 July- Las Vegas Sun
  • 1994 September- Las Vegas New Times
  • 1994 September- Discover Nevada Magazine
  • 1994 October- Prime
  • 1995 May- Las Vegas Review-Journal
  • 1995 June- Southwest View
  • 1996 June- Quest Magazine, Muscular Dystrophy Association Quarterly
  • 1999 September- What’s On
  • 1999 September- Colorado River Weekender (The Mojave Valley Daily News)
  • 2000 February- The Challenger Newspaper
  • 2000 April- Quest Magazine, Muscular Dystrophy Association Quarterly
  • 2000 July- Las Vegas City Life
  • 2001 February- Nevada Magazine
  • 2001 November- Henderson Home News
  • 2001 December- Green Valley View
  • 2001 December- Southeast View
  • 2002 May- Art Newseum Las Vegas Magazine
  • 2002 June- Henderson Home News
  • 2002 June- Henderson View
  • 2003 February- Orange County Register/Mission Viejo News
  • 2003 April- Laughlin, Nevada Entertainer
  • 2003 April- Las Vegas Mercury
  • 2003 May- Las Vegas Review Journal (Neon)
  • 2003 October- Laughlin, Nevada Entertainer
  • 2004 July- Elegante Magazine
  • 2004 August- View (Summerlin South)
  • 2005 June- Las Vegas Now Magazine
  • 2006 February- Las Vegas Review Journal (Newsmakers)
  • 2006 March- Quest Magazine, Muscular Dystrophy Association Quarterly
  • 2006 July- Las Vegas Weekly
  • 2006 August- The News (Green Valley)
  • 2007 September- Quest Extra, Muscular Dystrophy Association Quarterly
  • 2007 December- Las Vegas Weekly
  • 2008 January- Henderson Home News
  • 2008 July- Winfield Daily Courier
  • 2009 January- Quest Extra, Muscular Dystrophy Association Quarterly
  • 2009 July- 40th Annual World Series of Poker Official Program
  • 2009 December- Las Vegas Review Journal (Living)
  • 2010 March- Vegas Rocks! Magazine, Las Vegas, NV
  • 2010 July- Las Vegas Review Journal (Neon), Las Vegas, NV
  • 2010 July- Las Vegas Art Examiner (Internet)
  • 2011 March- Las Vegas Review Journal (Neon), Las Vegas, NV
  • 2011 November- View (Henderson—Las Vegas Review Journal)
  • 2012 July- View (Las Vegas Review Journal)
  • 2013 May- Coyote Student News at CSN, N. Las Vegas, NV
  • 2013 May- Daily Titan, CSUF, Fullerton, CA
  • 2013 May- Las Vegas Review Journal, Las Vegas, NV
  • 2015 December- Helen, A Literary Magazine
  • 2017 December- Las Vegas Woman Magazine

AWARDS & SPECIAL EVENTS

  • 1980 June- $100 Graduate Student Art Scholarship, California State University, Fullerton.
  • 1983 June- $100 Arco Award, La Mirada Arts Festival, La Mirada, CA.
  • 1988 August- “Topping Off Artists Contests”, Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, Santa Monica, CA.
  • 1990 January- Disabled Professional Woman of the Year, Pilot Club of Southeast Los Angeles, CA.
  • 1991 May- Daniel Freeman Memorial Hospital, Inglewood, CA. Three pieces permanent collection.
  • 1991 July- $250 First Prize, Wet Seal Art Competition, CA.
  • 1991 October- Lizabeth Kyle Western & Wildlife Gallery, Los Olivos, CA. One year exhibit.
  • 1993 April- Art-A-Fair, Green Valley Library, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1994 April- Debbie Reynolds Hollywood Hotel & Museum, Las Vegas, NV. One piece donated.
  • 1994 April- Muscular Dystrophy Association National Collection, Tucson, AZ. One piece donated.
  • 1994 September- Client Achievement Award for Southern Nevada, Muscular Dystrophy Association, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 1995 June- Galerie Lassen, Caesar’s Palace Forum Shops, Las Vegas, NV. Three year exhibit of “Imagine” limited edition print.
  • 1999 September- Galerie Lassen, Caesar’s Palace Forum Shops, Las Vegas, NV. Ten pieces on exhibit.
  • 1999 October- The Ocotillo Gallery & Frame Shop, Oatman, AZ. Featured artist at Grand Opening.
  • 2002 May- Guggenheim Las Vegas & Guggenheim Hermitage Museum, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2002 May- Auction and Premier Launch Party for Art Newseum Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV. Donated one piece.
  • 2002 December- Elected President of Vegas Artists Guild.
  • 2003 December- Elected President of Vegas Artists Guild.
  • 2005 October- “Pieces of Woman” mural unveiling at the Stardust Hotel, City of 100 Murals project, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2006 February- “IMAGINE” dog tag necklaces accepted into Hard Rock Retail Store for two months.
  • 2007 September- Client Achievement Award for Southern Nevada, Muscular Dystrophy Association, Las Vegas, NV.
  • 2008 January- Appointed by Governor to be on Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities, NV.
  • 2010 January- Award of Merit — Guests Gallery Internet Competition.
  • 2010 April- Presenter, OASIS 2010- Harnessing Nevada’s Cultural Power.
  • 2010 May- “Irony” accepted to Glowinskis’ Library, Poland.

LOCATIONS OF REPRESENTATION

  • Avant Garden, Seattle, WA.
  • Aldape’s Market, Laughlin, NV.
  • Nordland General Store, Nordland, WA.
  • The Ocotillo Gallery & Frame Shop, Oatman, AZ.
  • Love Gifts, Inc., Las Vegas, NV.
  • Art Access at VSA arts of Nevada at the Lake Mansion, NV.

 

 

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