ARTIST     RESUME




SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

Caged Dresses, Floating Kimono Ditmar Gallery, Northwestern University, Evanston, Il, 2010
Caged Dresses on Parade Harold Washington Library Center, Chicago, IL 2010
Caged Dresses ARC Gallery, Chicago, Il, 2008
Kimonos , ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2006
Heads: Encaustic Portraits , ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2003
Wax Works: Encaustic Paintings & Sculptures , ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2001
Fairy Tales , C. G. Jung Institute, Evanston, IL, 2000
Pony Tales , ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1999
Anatomy in the Gallery , International Museum of Surgical Science, Chicago, IL, 1999
Me and My Shadow , ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1998
Heart Work , Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1993
Patricia Otto Works , Ward Gallery, UIC, Chicago, IL, 1984
Patricia Otto, Women's Health Resources, Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, IL, 1982

INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS:

CrossRoads, Captain's Tower Gallery, Zadar City, Croatia, 2009
Chicago, Edinburgh Art Festival, Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland, 2005
Wer Weiss Wozu es Gut Ist?, Gedok Gallery, Hamburg, Germany, 2001 (catalogue)
Art of the Third Coast, Redhead Gallery, Toronto, Canada, 2001
Kunstlerinnenen des ARC im Bremer Atelierhof, Atelierhof Gallery, Bremen, Germany, 2000
ARC in Australia, Sydney College of the Arts, Australia, 1998
Global Focus: Women in Art & Culture, the Elite Gallery, Moscow, Russia, 1995
Global Focus: Women in Art & Culture, 4th World Conference on Women, Beijing, China, 1995
International Artists Show, University of Windsor, Canada, 1975

NATIONAL EXHIBITIONS:

Home, Eyelounge Gallery, Phoenix, AZ, 2005
Poetic Dialogue: Poetry Women Art, University of West Florida, Pensicola, FL, 2005
A Capital Commute, Gallery 10, Ltd., Washington, D.C., 2002
Art of the Third Coast, Amos Eno Gallery, New York, NY, 2001
The Exchange, Spark Gallery, Denver, CO, 1997
Global Focus: Women in Art and Culture, 20th Anniversary of the 1977 Spirit of Houston Conference,
Washington, D.C., 1996
Global Focus: Women in Art and Culture, National Women's Satellite Conference, George Washington University,
Washington, D.C., 1996
Look at the World Through Women's Eyes, The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C., 1996

SELECTED REGIONAL EXHIBITIONS:

The Undeniable Effects of Being Here and There, 2-person exhibition (with Kayce Bayer), President's Gallery, Chicago State University, Chicago, IL, 2011
Sacred Geometry: Art of the Mandala, Life Force Arts Center, Chicago, IL, 2010
Emergence of the Divine Feminine, Life Force Arts Center, Chicago, IL, 2009
Sustainable Community, Center on Halsted, Chicago, IL, 2009
Beverly Art Exhibition 2009, Beverly Arts Center, Chicago, IL, 2009
Cross Pollination: Encaustic Works, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2009
15th Anniversary Invitational Exhibition, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2007
Illinois Women Artists Exhibition 2004, Gage Gallery, Roosevelt University, Chicago, IL, 2004
Poetic Dialogue: Poetry Women Art, University of Wisconsin, Waukesha, WI, 2004
30 Year Anniversary Exhibition, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2003 (catalogue)
Creativity &Transformation, Koehnline Gallery, Oakton Community College, Des Plaines, IL, 2002
Bi-State Biennial Art Exhibition, Davenport Museum of Art, Davenport, IL, 2001 (catalogue)
50th Mid-States Art Exhibition, Evansville Museum of Arts and Science, Evansville, IN, 2000 (catalogue)
Openings, The Three Arts Club Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1999
Portraiture, Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL, 1998
Carving the Forces of Change, National Women's Caucus for Art 25TH Anniversary Exhibition,
juried by Faith Ringgold, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1997
Healing Works, juried by Hollis Siegler, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1996
Something Old, Something New, Patricia Otto/ Kristopher Dodd, Prairie Avenue Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1995
Seeing with the Inner Eye, Near Northwest Arts Council, Chicago, IL, 1993 (catalogue)

COLLECTIONS:

The National Museum of Women in the Arts Archives, Washington, D.C.

EDUCATION:

M.F.A. in Painting, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
M.A. in Art Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL

ART AFFILIATIONS:

ARC Gallery and Educational Foundation
Chicago Artists' Coalition
Woman Made Gallery





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