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

Jan Gaumnitz
• ceramics • painting • sculpture • monoprints • photography



Woodridge Studio, Lawrence, Kansas and Woodridge Studio, Surprise, Arizona
Email: jegbrown@msn.com
www.lawrenceartscenter.com/Artists/Jan_Gaumnitz/index.html

www.leopoldgallery.com, Leopold Gallery, Kansas City, MO
Victoria Boyce Galleries, Scottsdale, AZ
The Variant Gallery, Taos, NM
Phoenix Gallery, Lawrence, KS


EDUCATION
Postgraduate study in Bronze Casting, University of Kansas
M.F.A. in Design, University of Kansas
Graduate study in Design, University of Missouri
Ceramics study at Foothill Junior College, Los Altos, California
B.S. in Art Education, University of Wisconsin

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS, 1993-2004
2004 LOYO Juried Exhibit, Lawrence, Kansas
2003 LOYO Juried Exhibit, Lawrence, Kansas
2003 One-artist Exhibit, Eva Reynolds Fine Arts, Kansas City, Missouri
2003 National Watercolor Exhibit, Taos, New Mexico
2002 LOYO Juried Art Exhibit, Lawrence, Kansas
2002 National Watercolor Exhibit, Taos, New Mexico
2001 Commons Grounds, Exchange with City of Ottawa, Canada
2001 National Watercolor Exhibit, Taos, New Mexico
2000 Two-artist Exhibit, Phoenix Gallery, Lawrence, Kansas
2000 Smoky Hills Art Competition, Hays, Kansas
1999 One-artist Exhibit, Sheraton Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri
1999 Two-artist Exhibit, Roy’s Gallery, Lawrence, Kansas
1999 One-artist Exhibit, Wyandotte County Library, Wyandotte, Kansas
1998 Visions l998, Lawrence Art Guild, Lawrence, Kansas
1996 National Watercolor Exhibit, Taos, New Mexico
1996 One-artist Exhibit, Sheraton Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri
1996 One-artist Exhibit, Roy’s Gallery, Lawrence, Kansas
1996 Imagery & Form l996, Lawrence Art Guild, Lawrence, Kansas
1996 Columbia Art League, Columbia, Missouri
1995 Works on paper, New Masters Gallery, Taos, New Mexico
1995 National Watercolor Exhibit, Taos, New Mexico
1994 Imagery & Form ’94, Lawrence Art Center, Lawrence, Kansas
1993 Earth, Fire & Watercolor, Kaw Valley Art Gallery, Kansas City, Kansas
1993 Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Exhibition, Golden, Colorado
1993 24th Annual Smoky Hill Art Exhibition, Hays, Kansas
1993 Topeka Competition l6, Topeka Public Library, Topeka, Kansas
1993 Kansas City Clay Guild Juried Show, Kansas City, Missouri

SELECTED COMMISSIONS l995-2002
2002 Stainless Steel Outdoor Sculpture, Winner of CornerBank Sculpture Competition, Lawrence, Kansas
2002 Phoenix Award Trophy Artist, Lawrence Arts Commission, Lawrence, Kansas
2002 Acrylic Painting presented to Douglas County Health Department, Gift of Jan & Jack Gaumnitz
2001 Acrylic Painting selected by Plymouth Congregational Church, Gift of Jan & Jack Gaumnitz
2000 Acrylic Paintings commissioned by the University of Kansas Medical Center School of Nursing, KC, MO
1999 Ceramic Mosaic commissioned by Douglas County Health Facility, Lawrence, Kansas
1995 Ceramic Wall Sculpture commissioned by U.S. Sprint, Washington, D.C.
1995 Ceramic Wall Sculpture commissioned by Kansas City North Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri
1995 Acrylic Painting commissioned by University of Kansas School of Business, Lawrence, Kansas
1995 Acrylic Painting commissioned by University of Wisconsin School of Business, Madison, Wisconsin

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2004 Ceramics Instructor, Grand Ceramics, Surprise, Arizona
2002-04 Ceramics Instructor, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, Kansas
2000 Multi-media Art Instructor, Lawrence Catholic Schools, Lawrence, Kansas
1986-98 Young Audiences of Kansas City, northeast Kansas and northwest Missouri Schools

AWARDS
Watercolor USA, Springfield Museum, Springfield, Missouri
Wichita National Craft Exhibit, Wichita, Kansas
Visions, Lawrence Art Guild & Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, Kansas
Imagery & Form, Lawrence Art Guild, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, Kansas
Phoenix Award, Lawrence Arts Commission, Lawrence, Kansas


Ann Bird Ann Kuckelman Cobb Laurie Culling Diana Dunkley Jan Gaumnitz Maggie Glossop Missy Hamilton Roberta Huebener Susan Rennick Jolliffe Susan Jordan Maryse Maynard Liz Minnes Nan Renbarger Margaret Rose Chandler Swain Cathy Tisdale Wendo Van Essen Yvonne Wiegers

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