Convergence: Work by Canadian and U.S. Women Artists

Ann Kuckelman Cobb
• painting • drawing • fiber

Oskaloosa, Kansas
Email: acobb@ruralnet1.com

EDUCATION:

1977 The University of Kansas, PhD, Anthropology
1980, 81 Instruction in contour drawing, Lawrence Arts Center, Kansas. Pal Wright, instructor.
1985-86 Private instruction, watercolor, Diana Dunkley, instructor.
1986 Don Dennis watercolor workshop, Green Bay, Wisconsin. Midwest Watercolor Society.
1997 Surface Design Conference workshops. Devore, dye, velvet cloth, Lisa O’Brien, instructor;
Beading, Sonya Clark, instructor.
1998 Summer study with Vernal Bogren Swift, batik artist, Bovey, Minnesota.
1999 Stone carving workshop, Elden Teftt, instructor.

I am otherwise largely self-taught as an artist, with additional classes at Kansas City Art Institute,
Kansas State University, the University of Kansas, and Washburn University.

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:

2004 Van Go Mobile Arts, Inc. Teaching Artist Show.
2002 Common Ground: A Collaborative Exchange”. Women artists from Canada and Lawrence, KS,
Karsh-Masson Gallery & New City Hall Gallery. Sponsored by the city of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
2001 Lawrence Own Your Own juried art exhibit, Fields Gallery, Lawrence, KS
2000 “The Four Elements”. FAN Club installation, and “FAN Club 13th Anniversary Exhibition”
- both in conjunction with “Women’s Work 2000” exhibition,
University of Kansas Museum of Anthropology.
1992 “Imagery & Form ’92”, Lawrence Art Guild, six-state juried exhibition. Dean Mitchell, juror.
Group show, Art Frames Gallery.
1991 Lawrence Art Guild Juried Painting, Print, and Sculpture Show.
Roger Shimomura, juror. Honorable Mention.
ArtFrames Gallery, group show.
1990 “Another View from Home”, FAN Club group show, Lawrence Arts Center.
Lawrence Art Guild Juried Painting, Print, and Sculpture Show;
Solo show, Lawrence Public Library.
1988 “Visual Ethnography: Art by Anthropologists”. The University of Kansas
Museum of Anthropology, Organizer, Curator, contributing artist.
Lawrence Art Guild All-Member Show.
Lawrence Arts Center Faculty show.
1987 Opening Exhibit, group show, Artworks Gallery and Studio, Abilene, KS.
Lawrence Art Guild All-Member Show.
Series X Kansas Postcard Art Competition—selected as a Touring Artist
1986 Lawrence ’86, juried show; Solo shows at University of Kansas
Business Placement Center and Lawrence, KS, Judicial Building.
1985 Lawrence Art Guild Juried Painting and Print Show, Joan Foth, juror.
Second place award; Lawrence Arts Center Teacher-Student Show;
Lawrence Art Guild All-Member Show;
Solo show, Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
1984 Lawrence Art Guild All-Member Show, Lawrence Arts Center.

SELECTED COMMISSIONS and COLLECTIONS:

The University of Kansas School of Nursing; Association of Community Arts Agencies of Kansas;
Kansas State Nurses Association; Ramada Inn; Mr. Arnold Feinberg; Dr. Jerry and Jeannie Pees;
Dr. Kathleen O’Connell; Dr. Barbara Choplin; Mr. John Coleman; Dr. David and Gunda Hiebert;
Dr. Darwin and Margaret Daicoff; Ms. Linda Ciskey; Dr. Chris John Haas; Mr. Bill Snead;
Eldonna Sylvia and Terry Woodbury; Missy Hamilton; Dr. Ruth Ohm; Norm and Anne Yetman;
Jeff Longhofer and Jerry Floersch.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS PAST AND CURRENT:

Midwest Watercolor Society; Lawrence Art Guild; Lawrence Arts Center;
Kansas Grassroots Art Association; FAN Club, a women artists support group.

ART PUBLICATIONS:

1984 Cobb, Ann Kuckelman. “At the Center: Lawrence, Kansas, Metalsmiths”.
Ornament, 8:(2):20-23.
1984 Published illustration, watercolor. Kansas Nurse, 59:(4):6.
1985 Cobb, Ann Kuckelman. “Texture and Color: The Jewelry of Aggie Beynon”.
Ornament, 10:(1):58-63.
1986 “Josie’s World”. Watercolor. Cover art for Anthropology and Humanism Quarterly,
11:(3), Sept.
1987 Cobb, Ann Kuckelman. “Feminist Themes in the Art of Elizabeth Layton”.
Kansas Quarterly, 19:(4):77-87. Winner of the Seaton Award, 2nd prize for essay.
1988 “Another Time….Another Space…” Watercolor.
Cover art for Anthropology and Humanism Quarterly
1991 Cobb, Ann Kuckelman. “Lucas’ Garden of Eden”. Kansas! magazine,
1st issue, pp. 33-35.

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