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2006: Silver Star Award (Lifetime Achievement Award) International Quilt Festival
2004: All American Quilter: American Quilters Society
2003: Bernina Leadership Award
2000: 30 most influential quilt makers in the world
1999: 100 Most Important Quilts of the 20th Century: see quilt
1991: Illinois Quilters Hall of Fame: Land of Lincoln Quilt Association
1986: Masterpiece Quilt Award: National Quilting Association  see quilt
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Best of Show Awards
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2011: International Juried & Judged Quilt Festival 2011, La Conner Quilt & Textile Museum, La Conner, WA see quilt
2009: International Quilt Association Show, International Quilt Festival, Houston TX see quilt
2001: Fiber Arts 2001, Gallery 510, Decatur, IL see quilt
2000: American Quilters Society Show 2000, Paducah, KY see quilt
1998: Quilts=Art=Quilts, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, NY see quilt
1995: From Patches to Neon, Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza II, Fort Washington, PA see quilt
1995: American Quilters Society Show, Paducah, KY see quilt
1995: Quiltfest of Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL see quilt
1991: The Textile Medium: Contemporary Expressions in Quiltmaking, Arts Chateau, Butte, MT see quilt
1990: The Quilt Movement, Dairy Barn Art Center, Athens, OH
1989: Fiber Celebrated, Salt Lake City Art Center, Salt Lake City, UT
1989: American Quilters Society Show, Paducah, KY see quilt
1989: 1st Annual Quilt Show, Hill Country Arts Foundation, Ingram, TX
1987: Art to Wear V, Colorado Gallery of the Arts, Littleton, CO
1986: Silver Dollar City Quilt Show, Branson, MO see quilt
1985: National Quilting Assoc. Show, Sanford, FL see quilt
1985: A Quilt Celebration, San Jose, CA see quilt
1985: Swedish Days Quilt Show, Geneva, IL see quilt
1985: Art to Wear III. Colorado Gallery of the Arts, Littleton, CO
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Solo Exhibitions
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2018

2017

2016

  • University Museum at the University of Mississippi, January 26 - April 16, 2016
  • Northwinds Art Center, Port Townsend, WA - May 2016
  • Patchwork Design Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, March, 2016
  • Cedarhurst Center for the Arts, Mount Vernon, IL, July 31-October 9, 2016

2015

  • Retrospective exhibit: New England Quilt Museum: July 29, 2015 to November 15, 2015
2013-2015
2007
2006
  • Caryl Bryer Fallert: Silver Star Salute: Retrospective Exhibition, International Quilt Market & International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX
2005
  • "Evolving Styles - 20 Years of Color & Design", LaConner Quilt Museum, LaConner WA, March 16 - May 15, 2005
2003
  • Little White School Musuem, Oswego, IL
2001
  • Thirteen Moons Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Caryl Bryer Fallert: A Sense of Wonder, Burlington Arts Center, Burlington, ON, Canada, Feb. 28- Mar.30. 2001.
2000
  • Kendall College, Evanston, IL April 5 - June 18
1999
  • Kauai Cultural Center, Kauai, HI, January-February
1996-97
  • Spectrum: The Textile Art of Caryl Bryer Fallert, 1983-1995 (traveling)  
    • The Museum of the American Quilter's Society, March 9, 1996 —June 15, 1996
    • The Illinois Art Gallery: State of Illinois Building, Chicago, IL, July 12 -September 6, 1996
    • The Illinois State Museum Gallery, Lockport, IL, Sept. 15 — Nov. 3, 1996
    • Illinois State Museum, Springfield, IL November 16, 1996 — February 2, 1997.
    • AMERICAN MUSEUM OF QUILTS AND TEXTILES, SanJose,CA, Mar.24-May 11, '97
    • Dunedin Fine Art Center, Dunedin, Florida - June, 27, 1997 - August 15, 1997
    • New England Quilt Museum, Lowell Mass. - Oct. 30, 1997 - January 3, 1998
1997
  • The Arts Center at Old Forge, Old Forge, NY.
1993
  • College of DuPage (library), Glen Ellyn, IL
  • Synnott Associates (lobby), Chicago, IL
1992
  • College of DuPage (library), Glen Ellyn, IL
  • Ginza Quilt-Eye Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
1988
  • American Gallery of Quilts and Textiles, Gig Harbor WA
1986
  • The Monroe Gallery, Chicago, IL
  • Quilting by the Lake Symposium, Cazenovia, NY
1985
  • American Gallery of Quilts and Textiles, Gig Harbor, WA
National (Juried and Invitational) Exhibitions and Awards
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1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2015 2016 2017 2018            
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2019

2017

  • Quilts: A World of Beauty: International Quilt Association Show, International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX  November 2-5, 2017, (Second Place, Large Abstract) (Celebration #2 & Jacuzzi Jazz)
  • Pacific International Quilt Festival, Santa Clara Convention Center Santa Clara, CA, October 12-15, 2017 (Third Place, Innovative) (Garden Party #2)
  • Fibe(R)evolution, SDA: North Peninsula Chapter,  Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, 1203 E. Port Angeles, WA 98362, September 16 - November 15, 2017 (Viewers' Choice) (Bandonion & Citric Abstraction)
  • Legacy 2: LowerTown Past and Present, Paducah School of Art, Paducah, KY, (Invitational) October 12- November 8, 2017 (Feather Study #35 & Dancing Through the Blues #2)
  • AQS Quilt Week - Des Moines 2017, Iowa Events Center , Des Moines, Iowa, October 4, 2017 to October 7, 2017 (Best Original Design Award) (Lepidopteran #4)
  • AQS Show: Paducah: Fall 2017, Paducah KY, September 13, 2017 to September 16, 2017 (Lepidopteran #4)
  • Interpretations: Conversations, Visions Art Museum,  2825 Dewey Road, Suite 100,  San Diego, CA 92106, October 21, 2017—January 7, 2018 (Lepidopteran #5)
  • The State of WA(ter), SAQA Washington region, Pacific Northwest Quilt & Fiber Arts Museum, August 2 – November 26, 2017 (Reflections of Eldean #1)
  • Tactile Architecture, International Quilt Market and Festival, November 2 – 5, 2017 and possibly traveling. (Arches)
  • AQS Quilt Show: Grand Rapids, DeVos Place Convention Center,  Grand Rapids, Michigan, August 16-19, 2017 (Lepidopteran #5)
  • Alchemy of the Abstract VIII, (juried, multimedia exhibition), Northwind Arts Center, Port Townsend, WA, June 1-26, 2017 (People’s Choice)
  • Coming of Age II, CQA Group Exhibition, Seattle City Hall Lobby: Anne Focke Gallery, Seattle, WA, May 4 to July 5, 2017 (Bandoneon)
  • American Quilters Society: Paducah , Paducah, KY, Notification: March 10, Show: April 26-29, 2017 (Garden Party #2) (Honorable Mention)
  • Contemporary Quilt Art Association / Brazil , Joint Traveling Show, Summer 2017- mid 2018, Venues to be announced (Fossil Fantasy #1)
  • Surface Design at the Carnegie, SDA North Penninsula Group Show, Port Townsend Library, Port Townsend, WA 2/24-6/23, 2017, (Parabollipses #1)
  • American Quilters Society: Lancaster, Lancaster County Convention Center, Lancaster, PA • 3/29 - 4/1, 2017 (Best Use of Color) (Garden Party #2)
  • Road to California Quilt Show, Ontario, California, January 19-22, 2017 (2nd Place: Art Abstract) (Lepidopteran #5)
  • Patchwork Design • (Electric Ellipses #4 & Fibonacci Series #8)
    • Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 9 – 11, 2017
    • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, March 30 – April 1, 2017
  • Fiber Fusion: Washington State Surface Design Association, (Fossil Fantasy #1)
  • Two by Twenty, Studio Art Quilt Associates Juried exhibit, (Reflections of Cowichan 1&)
    • Atlanta, Georgia, March 9 - March 11, 2017
    • Lakeland, Florida, March 16-18, 2017
    • Cleveland, Ohio, March 30 – April 1, 2017
    • Two by Twenty will also be displayed at additional venues to be added by Original Sewing & Quilt Expo through November 2017. 
  • Nixon Centre for Performing & Visual Arts, Newnan, GA, January 9 - February 17, 2017 (solo exhibition)
  • Texas Quilt Museum, La Grange, TX, April - June, 2017, (solo exhibition)

2016

  • International Quilt Association Judged Show, International Quilt Market & Festival, Houston, TX, November 2-6, 2016 (honorable mention)
  • Women by Women, Surface Design Assoc. North Peninsula Chapter, Pippa's Real Tea, Port Townsend, WA June 29 - Aug. 27, 2016
  • Fiber Fusion: Washington State Surface Design Association
  • Mitchel Museum: Cedarhurst Center for the Arts, Mount Vernon, IL, July 30-October, 9, 2016 (solo exhibition)
  • Butterfly Whirl, New England Quilt Museum, Invitational, May 4 - July 10, 2016
  • Cutting Edge: Art Quilts in Washington" • Contemporary Quilt Art Assn., Washington State History Museum, Tacoma, Washington, April 16 through August 21, 2016
  • Two by Twenty, Studio Art Quilt Associates Juried exhibit,
    • Quilt Expo Beaujolais at ParcExpo in Villefranche sur Saône, France - April 13 through April 16, 2016
    • Quilt Festival Berlin, Berlin, Germany, May 2016. 
  • University Museum at the University of Mississippi January – April/May 2016 (solo exhibition)
  • Patchwork Design: Brazil
    • São Paulo: March 10-12, 2016
    • Rio: March 31-April 2, 2016
    • CasaCor, Brasilia, Sept.22 - Nov. 2, 2016

2015

  • Quilts=Art=Quilts, Schweinfurth Arts Center, Auburn, NY
  • Quilts a World of Beauty: International Quilt Association Juried Show, 2015, International Quilt Market and Festival, Houston, TX (honorable mention)
  • Two x Twenty (SAQA juried exhibition) 2015-2017
    • Open European Quilt Championships, Maastricht, Netherlands, October 2015
    • Quilt Expo Beaujolais at ParcExpo in Villefranche sur Saône, France - April 13 through April 16, 2016
    • Quilt Festival Berlin, Berlin, Germany, May 2016. 
    • Additional venues are possible
  • Liquid Planet: SDA Olympic Peninsula Chapter group exhibit, July 28-Sept 29, 2015, Pipa’s Real Tea, 636 Water St, Port Townsend, WA
  • American Quilters Society Show, Paducah KY
  • Patchwork Design São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, March, 2016
  • 30 Quilts for 30 Years: Solo, traveling exhibition celebrating 30 years of making art quilts.
  • Surface Design Association, Olympic Penninsula Chapter Show, Port Angeles Public Library, Port Angeles, WA, January 8-April 8 2015

2014

  • American Quilters Society Show, Paducah KY, First Place & Honorable Mention
  • Quilters Hall of Fame: Celebration 2013 (Meredith Schroeder Induction Exhibit) National Quilt Museum, Paducah KY, June 13-Sept 9, 2014
  • Butterflies and Their Beautiful Kin (Invitational) Texas Quilt Museum: April 3 - June 29 2014 (invitational)
  • Brigham City Museum of Art and History's International Quilt Invitational, July 1 - Aug. 23, 2014 Brigham City, Utah
  • 30 Quilts for 30 Years: Solo, traveling exhibition celebrating 30 years of making art quilts.
    • National Quilt Museum, Paducah KY, December 6, 2013 to March 11, 2014
    • Bryerpatch Studio Gallery, Paducah KY March 15, 2014 – May 1, 2014
    • Les Jardins de Magali, Lauris, France (12 quilts) May 8 May 18, 2014
    • Visions Art Museum, San Diego, CA, August 1, 2014 – September 21, 2014
  • Quilt (R)Evolution: Art Quilt Retrospective 1979 – 2014 (Quilt National Jurors' Retrospective) Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, OH, September 19 &ndash November 23, 2014
  • La Conner Quilt & Fiber Arts Festival, LaConner, WA, October 3-5, 2014
  • Quilts=Art=Quilts, Schweinfurth Arts Center, Auburn, NY, November 2, 2014 - January 4, 2015 (see quilt)

2013

  • Quilters Hall of Fame: Celebration 2013 (Meredith Schroeder Induction Exhibit), Marion IN, July 19-Sept 30,  2013, Grand Rapids, August, 2013
  • American Quilters Society Show, 2013, Paducah KY- Honorable Mention
  • 30 Quilts for 30 Years: Solo, traveling exhibition celebrating 30 years of making art quilts.
    • International Quilt Market & Festival, 2013, Houston TX, October 25-November 3, 2013
    • National Quilt Museum, Paducah KY, December 6, 2013 to March 11, 2014

2012

  • Quilts=Art=Quilts, Schweinfurth Memorial Arts Center, Auburn, NY
  • Quilts a World of Beauty: International Quilt Association Juried Show, 2012, International Quilt Market and Festival, Houston, TX (Third Place: small, abstract, art quilts)
  • American Quilters Society Show: 2011, Paducah KY (Third Place)
  • Authors Exhibit: American Quilters Society Show, Grand Rapids, MI
  • The Sum of Many Parts: 25 Quiltmakers in 21st-Century America: Invitational Traveling Exhibit (China), curated by South Arts, on behalf of Arts Midwest, the US Embassy in Beijing, and the Great Lakes Quilt Center at the Michigan State University Museum.
    • September/October, 2012, Shanghai Museum of Textile and Costume at Donghua University in Shanghai
    • November/December 2012, Yunnan Nationalities Museum
    • January/February 2013, Nanning, Guangxi Museum of Nationalities
    • March/April, 2013, Changsha
    • May/June, Dalian, Dalian Modern Museum
  • 2012 Bluegrass Biennial, Claypool-Young Art Gallery, Morehead State University, Moorhead, KY
  • Everything In Between: Art Quilts, Fabric Collage, and Embroidery, Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery, Southern Utah University, Cedar City, UT
2011

2010

  • International Quilt Association Show, International Quilt Festival, Houston TX First Place (small abstract art quilt category)
  • American Quilters Society Show: 2010, Paducah KY Honorable Mention

2009

  • International Quilt Association Show, International Quilt Festival, Houston TX
    Best of Show & First Place (digital)
  • Silver Star Retrospective exhibit: International Quilt Festival, Houston TX.
  • Full-Spectrum: Natural Fibers, Quilts & Textile Arts, Binghamton University Art Museum, Binghamton NY
  • American Quilters Society Show, 2009,Paducah, KY - Best Machine Workmanship - Wall
  • Women's Work: Mentor House Gallery, Paducah, KY
2008
  • Masters Art Quilts: (invitational) Traveling October 2008-February 2010
    • International Quilt Festival Houston October 2008
    • International Quilt Festival in Chicago, Illinois, April 17 - 19th 2009
    • International Quilt Festival in Long Beach, California, July 24 - 26th 2009
    • Museum of the American Quilter's Society in Paducah, Kentucky, August 13 - November 10, 2009
    • New England Quilt Museum in Lowell, Massachusetts, November 19, 2009 - February 14, 2010
  • The Marbaum Collection: 25 Years of Contemporary Quilts, 2008, The Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, OH (Opens September 12, 2008)

2007

  • Give & Take: International Quilt Study Center, (Invitational/traveling)
    • University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
    • The Riffe Gallery, Q, 77 S. High Street, Columbus, OH 43215
  • Quilts by Caryl Bryer Fallert, (solo exhibition) Gallery I: Opal Frey Gallery, Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum
  • International Quilt Association Show, 2007 International Quilt Festival, George Brown Convention Center, Houston TX Master Award for Contemporary Artistry

2006

  • International Quilt Festival: Silver Star Salute: Solo Exhibition- Houston, TX
    American Quilters Society Show, Paducah, KY - Third Place

2004

  • American Quilters Society Show, Paducah, KY - Machine Workmanship Award (wall)
  • Fabric Cottage, Annual Quilt Festival, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 2004 (solo exhibition)

2003

  • American Quilters Society Show, Paducah, KY - Second Place

2002

  • Thirty Distinguished Quilt Artists of the World, Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival, Tokyo, Japan
  • Six Continents of Quilts, The American Craft Museum Collection at Payne Webber Gallery, New York, NY
  • Indiana Heritage Quilt Show, Bloomington, IN Second Place
  • Quilters Heritage Celebration, Lancaster, PA
  • American Quilters Society Show, Paducah, KY - Honorable Mention
  • Quilting the Quilt 2002, Duluth, MN Best Domestic Machine Quilting
  • 21st Century Quilts, The Chicago Athenaeum, Schaumburg, IL
  • Contemporary Qrt Quilts: Bloomingdale Park District Museum, Bloomingdale, IL
  • Garden-Culture-Landscape, Euroga 2002, Wickrath Castle, Monchengladbach, Germany
  • Hands All Around, Invitational Exhibition of International Quilts, International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX
  • International Quilt Association Show, International Quilt Festival, Houston TX
    Master Award for Contemporary Artistry

2001

  • Flora, (juried) Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm, Dayton, OH 45414 (Best Interpretation of Theme)
  • American Quilters Society Show, 2001, Paducah, KY
  • The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design, Contemporary Quilt Exhibit, Schaumburg, IL
  • Quilt National '01, Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, OH and traveling
  • American Quilters Society Show, 2001, Paducah, KY (Second Place)
  • Pushing the Surface 2001, Johnson Humrickhouse Museum, Rosco Village, Coshocton, OH (invitational)
  • Double Vision: Companions and Choices: An Exhibit of Quilts and Paintings, MAQS, Paducah, and Traveling. (invitational)
  • Oxymorons: Absurdly Logical Quilts, MAQS and traveling (invitational)
  • Quilt America, (juried) Indianapolis, IN, (Honorable Mention)
  • World Quilt and Textile, (juried) Lansing, MI & Greensboro, NC (Second Place)
  • Parallel Threads, (invitational) New England Quilt Museum, Lowell, MA
  • International Quilt Assoc. Show, (juried) Houston, TX
  • Husqvarna Viking Gallery of Quit Art, (invitational) International Quilt Market and Festival, Houston, TX >Fiber Arts 2001, (juried) Gallery 510, Decatur, IL (Best of Show)
  • Paintings in Cloth & Thread, (invitational) Davison Art Gallery, Rochester, NY
  • Fine Fiber: Art for the 21st Century, (juried) Hinsdale Center for the Arts, Hinsdale, IL
2000
  • International Quilt Association Show Houston, TX. (First Place & Third Place)
  • Millenium Quilt Contest, Houston, TX. 2000 & traveling
  • Art Quilts: Contemporary Art Forms from Traditional Origins, Dubuque Museum of Art, Dubuque IA
  • The Good Earth, (juried) Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm, Dayton, OH 45414 ( Viewers' Choice)
  • American American Quilters Society Show 2000, Paducah, KY  (Best of Show)
  • Quilters Heritage Celebration: Quilt 2000 State of the Art,  Lancaster, PA 17602   rbbarber@accunet.net
  • Quilt Expo Europa, Strasbourg, France Invitational
  • Indiana Heritage Quilt Show , Bloomington Convention Cente Bloomington, IN (First Place & Second Place)
  • Mid-Altantic Quilt Festival , Williamsburg, VA, (juried) (First Place & Third Place)
  • Pajaro Valley Quilt Assoc. Show, 2000, Watsonville, CA (invitational)
  • Long Island Quilters Society Show, invitational, Freeport Long Island, NY>
  • Residence of US Ambassador to Australia, Canberra, Australia

1999

1998

1997

  • International Quilt Association Show, Houston, TX - Pfaff $5000.00 Master Award for Machine Artistry    (Duet #2
  • Ebony Odyssey, K.S.U. Art Gallery, Frankfort, KY
  • Beyond Women's Work, U.I.S. Visual Arts Gallery, Springfield, IL
  • Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival, Williamsburg, VA - Honorable Mention (Duet #2 )
  • My Old Kentucky Home:Festival Of Quilts, Bardstown, KA
  • Quilters Heritage Celebration, Lancaster, PA - Second Place & Jurors Choice   (Duet #2 )
  • American Quilters Society Show, Paducah, KY
  • Facet 10th Anniversary Show, Freport Art Museum, Freeport, IL
  • Contemporary Quilts, Everson Arts Center, Syracuse, NY
  • More Calendar Girls, Illinois State Museum Gallery, Rend Lake, Whittington, IL 
  • Quilting By The Lake, Faculty Invitational, Morrisville, NY
  • Character Traits, Paqa Traveling Show   (see whole show) 1997 Bloomingdale Park
  • District Museum, Bloomingdale, IL,  International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX,   November 3-December 31, 1998, Leman Gallery,  Leman Publications, Inc. Golden, Colorado,  April 7-11, 1999
  • Quilter's Heritage Celebration Lancaster, PA
  • Patterns Of Progress, Autry Museum Of Western Heritage, LosAngeles, CA  (Nectar Collector  detail)  (Me& My 404 Blues  detail)

1996

  • Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival Hilton National Conference Center, Williamsburg, VA - Second Place
  • From The Spirit Bank One Gallery, Louisville, KY
  • American Quilters Society Show, Paducah, KY
  • Calendar Girls, Paqa Traveling Show,
    • Quilt America, 6/96, Indianapolis, IN
    • Gallery At John A. Logan College, Carterville, IL,8/96-9/96
    • Capital Quilt Festival, Frankfort, KY, 9/96
    • Southern Illinois Art Gallery Whittington, IL 4/97-6/97
    • 2d Annual Northeast Quilt Festival, CT, 7/97
  • Pieces, Parts, And Passions The Fine Arts Center, Lubbock, TX (Show Will Travel In 1996-1997)
  • The Art Museum Of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX
  • Stark Gallery, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
  • Wichata Falls Museum & Arts Center, Wichita Falls, TX
  • The Regionalists: Three Dimensional Forms Owensboro Museum Of Fine Art, Owensboro, KY

1995

  • Greater Midwest International Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, MO - Juror's Award Presidents Purchase Award
  • American Quilters Society Show & Contest, Paducah, KY - Best of  Show
  • Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival Hilton National Conference Center, Williamsburg, PA - First Place
  • 15th Annual Smoky Mountain Quilt Show Dogwood Arts Festival, Knoxville, TN - Best Wall Quilt & Best Machine Techniques
  • 1995 Crabby Award For Excellence in The Visual Arts,  Art Calendar Magazine
  • Quilt America Indianapolis Convention Center, Indianapolis, IN Third Place& Honorable Mention
  • Quilters Unlimited Showcase Blue Springs, MO Third Place
  • Dallas Quilt Celebration Market Hall, Dallas TX Honorable Mention
  • Columbus Heritage Quilt Show Columbus, IN Third Place
  • Fantastic Fibers 1995 Yeiser Arts Center, Paducah, KY
  • Creative And Innovative Quilts Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum, Golden, CO
  • 22nd Anniversary National Juried Exhibition - Wisconsin Women In The Arts Anderson Art Center Kenosha WI
  • New Quilts From An Old Favorite Museum Of The American Quilters Society Paducah, KY-And Traveling Mar.95-Jan.97
  • Clay, Fiber, Paper, Wood, Metal, Glass Octagon Center for the Arts, Ames IA
  • Buds, Blades and Bowers,  Aullwood Audubon Center, Dayton OH Craftsmanship Award 
  • A World Of Quilts Xvi Northern Star Quilters Invitational, Somers, NY
  • New Quilts From An Old Favorite Museum of The American Quilters Society, Paducah, KY
  • The Essential Textile,  Guilford Handcrafts Center, Guilford, CT
  • Full Deck Art Quilts,  Renwick Gallery, The Smithsonian Washington, DC, And Traveling
  • Studio Art Quilt Associates Show MAQS Paducah, KN
  • Studio Art Quilt Associates Show Dollywood, Pigeon Forge, TN
  • Round Top Center For The Arts, Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary Quilts, Damariscotta, M
  • Patchwork Pride Quilters Heritage Celebration, Lancaster, PA
  • Recursos De Santa Fe Santa Fe Quilt Festival, Santa Fe, NM
  • Northeast Quilts Unlimited, Old Forge Arts Center, Old Forge, NY First Place
  • Here to There, New York Quilt Festival Invitational Show, New York, NY
  • Natural Impressions Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Bold New Quilts And Tomorrows Treasures New York Quilt Festival New York, NY
  • Threads, Gcca- Mountaintop Gallery, Catskill, NY
  • A Celebration Of Creativity Crossman Gallery Whitewater, WI
  • American Quilters Showcase Four Locations In England 
  • From Patches To Neon, Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza Ii, Fort Washington, PA Best Of Show & Second Place
  • Materials: Hard And Soft, Meadows Gallery, The Art Center, Denton, TX
  • Quiltfest Of Jacksonville Jacksonville, FL Best Of Show • Second Place • Best Machine Quilting • First Place
  • The Textile Medium Iii. The Arts Chateau, Butte, MT
  • Capitol Quilt Festival Invitational Frankfort, KY
  • Quilts=Art=Quilts , Schweinfurth Arts Center, Auburn, NY  First Place Judges Choice Peoples Choice 
  • Greater Midwest Inter- National Invitational, Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, MO
  • Quilting In The Tetons, Jackson, WY First Place
  • American International Quilt Association Show, Houston, TX  First Place • Honorable Mention • Judges Choice
  • Shapes And Patterns, Eastcoast Quilters Alliance, Westford, CT Honorable Mention & Second Place
  • Facet Invitational Exhibition Dekalb County Quilters Show, Dekalb, IL
  • Small Works Studio B., Lancaster, OH
  • United Nations Fiftieth Anniversary Friendship Quilt: USA Block Contest, New York Quilt Festival First Place

1994

  • Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival V. Williamsburg, VA
  • American Quilters Society Show , Paducah, KY
  • Capitol Quilt Festival Invitational Exhibition, Frankfort, KY
  • Fifth Annual National Quilt Exhibition Hill Country Arts Foundation Ingram, TX. Second Place
  • Interrelationships Naturally: Fabric In Flight Aullwood Audubon Center, Dayton, OH
  • Celebration Of Excellence (Invitational For Former AQS Best of Show Quilts And New Work) Maqs, Paducah, KY
  • The Artist As Quiltmaker VI. Fava Gallery, Oberlin, OH
  • Chautauqua International For Fiber Art Chautauqua Craft Alliance Adams Art Gallery, Dunkirk, NY
  • Spectrum - An Array Of Art Quilts Quilt Capers Gallery, Oldwick, NJ
  • Small Works The Gallery At Studio B Lancaster, OH
  • Crafts National 28 Zoller Gallery, University Park, PA
  • Secret Gardens: Traditional And Contemporary Quilts by American Quiltmakers Thomas >Center Gallery, Gainsville, FL Distinguished Artist Award
  • Best Of Show Quilts National Quilting Assoc. Silver Jubilee Celebration, Charleston, WV
  • Western Heritage Center: 22nd Annual National Quilt Competition, Billings MT  Viewers Choice • First Place • Best Use Of Color
  • Northern Lights,Contempor- Ary Fiber Exhibit Conver- Gence 94, Minneapolis, MN
  • West Coast Quilters Con- Ference: Computer Quilt Show Sacramento, CA
  • Quilts Now Invitational Contemporary Art Quilt Exhibit Oklahoma City Art Museum, Oklahoma City, OK
  • National Quilting Assoc. Silver Jubilee Celebration: Best Of Show Quilts And Masterpiece Quilt Award Winners, Charleston, WvV
  • Quilt Art- A Contemporary View Textilmuseum Max Berk, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Colors Of Earth And Space, Nasa Ames Research Center, Visitors' Center, Moffett Field, CA
  • Into The Future - Aiqa Members Quilts, Invitational Exhibit, European Quilt Market, Karlsruhe, Germany And Spring Quilt Market, St.Louis, MO
  • Textile Arts Center: Members' Show Chicago, IL
  • Art Quilt International '94 Penny Nii Quilt Art Gallery, Mountain View, CA
  • Quilt America, Kokomo, IN
  • Art Quilt International : Japan Tokyo, Japan
  • Colors And Visual Perceptions Quiltfest Usa Louisville, KY
  • From Sea To Shining Sea Pennsylvania Nationa Quilt Extravaganza, Philadelphia, PA  Honorable Mention
  • Quiltfest Usa: Invitational Exhibit, Louisville, KY
  • Intuition: The Direction In Craft Gallery Of Artifacts And Treasures, Daytona Beach, FL
  • Harvest Of Time Iv Quilt Show, Mchenry County College, Crystal Lake, IL
  • My Best Quilt Kokusai Art, Shinjuku Mitsudoshi Depart- Ment Store, Tokyo, Japan
  • Pacific International Quilt Festival, San Francisco, CA, Honorable Mention
  • Childhood Images And Dreams Chatfield College, St. Martin, OH
  • 1994 Fiber Competition And Exhibition, (Basf) Creative Arts Guild, Dalton, GA
  • Quilt Fest Of Jacksonville, 8th Annual Quilt Show, Jacksonville, FL First Place
  • Merced Courthouse Museum Penny Nii Gallery, Merced, CA
  • From Patchworks To Artworks Rocklin, CA
  • Mountain Treasures The Armory Hendersonville, NC First Place
  • Hill Country Arts Foundation, 6th Annual Nation Quilt Exhibition, Ingram, TX
  • Quilts=Art=Quilts Schweinfurth Arts Center, Auburn, NY Judges Choice
  • Speaking Of Values Eastcoast Quilters Aliance, Westford, MA First Place - Quilting Excellence & First Place- Craftsmanship
  • American International Quilt Assoc. Show, Houston, TX, First Place Award Of Merit
1993
  • Fourth Annual National Quilt Exhibition Hill Country Arts Foundation, Ingram, TX Third Place
  • Mid-States Craft Exhibition Evansville Museumn Of Art, Evansville, IN
  • Paper / Fiber Johnson County Arts Council, Iowa City, IA
  • Quilt Crazy, Exhibition Of Contemporary Quilts The Lobby Gallery, New York, NY
  • Clay & Fiber Octagon Center For The Arts, Ames, IA
  • Fantastic Fibers Yieser Art Center Paducah, KY
  • Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festivalwilliamsburg, PA 2nd Place
  • Contemporary American Quilts Crafts Council Gallery, London England Crafts Council Of Ireland, Dublin Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead, England
  • Art That Pushes The Limits Surya Art Gallery Lincoln, Nebraska
  • The Textile Medium: Contemporary Expressions In Quiltmaking Arts Chateau, Butte, MT, First Place
  • Interrelationships Naturally Aullwood Audubon Center, Dayton, OH  Best Of Show • Craftsmanship Award • People's Choice
  • Chautauqua International For Fiber Art Adams Art Gallery, Dunkirk, NA New Textiles Mobilia Gallery Cambridge, MA
  • Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival Williamsburg, VA 2nd Place
  • Quilt America Indianapolis Convention Center, Indianapolis, IN, Third Place
  • Quilt Connection All Stars, Great American Quilt Festival, Museum Of American Folk Art, New York, NY, Honorable Mention
  • Crafts National, Zoller Gallery, University Park, PA
  • New Wave Quilt International Quiltmaking As An Art Form Brea Cultural Center Gallery, Brea, CA
  • Quilters Unlimited, Ist Annual Mid-America Quilters Showcase, Kansas City, MO Honorable Mention
  • American Quilters Society Show, Paducah, KY First Place & Third Place
  • A Celebration Of Creativity The Crossman Gallery, Whitewater, WI Award Of Merit
  • Fiber Celebrated '93, Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas, NY
  • Chesapeake Quilt Festival "Protecting And Replenishing Our Earth's Resources", Towsan, MD Second Place
  • Art Quilt International '93 Leone - Nii Gallery, Mountain View, CA
  • Fiber Arts The Creative Arts Guild, Dalton, GA
  • Northeast Quilts Unlimited Arts Center Of Old Forge, Old Forge, NY 3rd Place
  • Quilts=Art=Quilts Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY First Place
  • American / International Quilt Assoc. Show, Houston, TX Award Of Merit
1992
  • Mid-States Craft Exhibition Evansville Museumn Of Arts And Science, Evansville, IN
  • Currents '92 Barn Art Gallery, Mtsu, Murfreesboro, TN
  • The Artist As Quiltmaker Fava Gallery, Oberlin, OH
  • Quilts As A New Art Form Ii. Janis Wetsman Collection, Birmingham, MI
  • New Wave Quilt Collection International Artists Series Quilt Art Of Japan, Traveling Throughout Japan
  • Quilts: Discovering A New World Quilt Expo Europa III, Neatherlands
  • Quilts Now: The Kentucky Quilt Project, Zephyr Gallery, Louisville, KY
  • Pattern Pattern Pattern Mesa Arts Center, Mesa, AZ
  • National Art Competition Northeast Missouri State University, Kirksville, MO
  • National Exhibition Of Depth And Diversity In Contemporary American Art Museum Without Walls International, Bemus Pt, NY
  • Celebrating The Stitch, Newton Arts Center, Newtonville, MA, Three Year Traveling Exhibit
  • 42nd Annual Quad-State Exhi- Bition Quincy Art Center, Quincy, IL
  • Visions: The Art Of The Quilt Museum Of San Diego History, San Diego, CA
  • Paper / Fiber Johnson County Arts Council, Iowa City, IA  Third Place
  • Fantastic Fibers Yieser Art Center Paducah, KY
  • Needle Expressions Nelson Fine Arts Cent.,Tempe, AZ
  • Crafts National Zoller Gallery, State College, PA
  • Fabric '92 Quilt/Surface Design Symposium, Columbus, OH  Fourth Place
  • Art Flourishes Barrington Area Arts Council Gallery, Barrington, IL
  • A Celebration Of Creativity Fiber & Textile Exhibit, Crossman Gallery, Whitewater, WI. Award Of Merit Honorable Mention
  • Materials: Hard And Soft Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX
  • Patterns International, Northern Kentucky University Art Gallery, Highland Hts, KY
  • Quilts: Contemporary Voices From The Plains Gallery 181, I.S.U. Ames, Iowa
  • Quilts=Art=Quilts Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, Ny
  • Autumn Gathering Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, Wi
  • Color Light And Motion The Works Gallery, Philadelphia, Pa
1991
  • Quilt National '91, The Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, Oh
  • Art And Music / Music And Art Contemporary Art Workshop, Chicago, IL
  • 41st Quad State Art Exhibition Quincy Art Center, Quincy, Il
  • Two & Three Dimensional Art Competition, Lafayette Art Association Lafayette, La
  • Quilts As A New Art Form The Janis Wetsman Collection, Birmingham, MI
  • National Quilting Assoc. 22nd Annual Quilt Show, Lincoln, Ne First Place
  • Fiber Celebrated '91 Colorado Springs CO First Place
  • Contemporary Art Workshop : Summer Invitational Exhibit, Chicago, IL
  • Annual Quilt Exhibition Western Heritage Center, Billings, MT First Place
  • Quilts = Art= Quilts, Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY
  • A Celebration Of Creativity Crossman Gallery, Whitewater, WI Certif. Of Merit
  • Aesthetics '91 Friendship Hall Gallery Mcpherson, KS
  • The Textile Medium: Contemporary Expressions In Quiltmaking Arts Chateau, Butte, MT, Best Of Show
  • New Art Forms: 20th Century Decorative & Applied Arts, Chicago International Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
  • American International Quilt Association Show, Houston, TX  Juror's Choice First & Place (2 Categories)
  • "Piles Of Pile": Unconven- Tional Pile By Contem- Porary Artists Textile Arts Intl., Minneapolis, MN
  • The Chicago Connection: Contemporary Works In Fiber Hinsdale Center For The Arts, Hinsdale, IL
  • Surface Design Rochester Art Center Winona State University, Rochester, MN
  • New Wave Quilt Collection Quilt Art Of Japan, Traveling Throughout Japan Botanics,Gallery Ten, Rockford, IL

1990

  • The Definitive Contemporary American Quilt, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, New York City, NY, Three Year Traveling Exhibition
  • Innovative Traditions The Museums Of Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY
  • 40th Ilmoiain Juried Art Show Quincy Art Center, Quincy, IL Second Place
  • Aesthetics '90 Friendship Hall Gallery, Mcpherson, KS
  • Fiber As Art Hunterdon Art Center, Clinton, NJ Honorable Mention
  • Needle Expressions: Council Of American Embroiderers Two Year Traveling Exhibit
  • The Quilt Movement, Dairy Barn Art Center, Athens, OH, Best of Show
  • Fabric Gardens Traveling Exhibit: Japan, '90 Usa '91-'92
  • American /International Quilt Assoc. Show, Houston, TX First Place
1989
  • Fiber Celebrated, Salt Lake City Art Center, Salt Lake City, UT Best of Show
  • American Quilters Society Show, Paducah, KY, First Place (Wall Quilt) Best of Show
  • Breaking New Ground New England Quilt Museum, Lowell, MA
  • American International Quilt Assoc. Show, Houston, TX First Place
  • Hill Country Arts Foundation: 1st Annual Quilt Show, Ingram, TX, Best of Show
  • Fiber National Adams Art Gallery, Dunkirk, NY
  • Quilts=Art=Quilts, Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY, Jurors Choice

1988

  • Needle Expressions, Council Of American Embroiderers Two Year Traveling Show
  • Quilts Not To Sleep With Wilson Art Cent. Rochester, NY
  • American Quilters Society Show, Paducah, KY First Place
  • The Intimate Eye, Chicago Womens Caucus For Art Artemesia Gallery, Chicago, IL
  • Quilts=Art=Quilts, Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY, Jurors Choice
  • Cross Currents: Art To Wear Northern Illinois University Gallery, Chicago, IL
1987
  • Fiber National, Adams Art Gallery, Dunkirk, NY
  • Stitchery '87 International Pittsburgh, PA
  • Quilt National '87 Dairy Barn Art Center, Athens, OH, Three Year Traveling Exhibit
  • Contemporary Quilts Boston University Art Gallery And U.S. Information Service. Three Year Exhibit, Traveling Throughout Europe
  • Art To Wear V. Colorado Gallery Of The Arts, Littleton, CO, Best of Show

1986

  • The View From Above Smithsonian Institution, Air And Space Museum, Washington, D.C.
  • New Dimensions In Fiber I.   College Of Dupage Art Gallery, Wheaton, IL Jurors Choice
1985
  • National Quilting Assoc. Show Sanford, FL Best Of Show  
  • Stitchery '85 International Pittsburgh, PA
  • Art To Wear Iii. Colorado Gallery Of The Arts, Littleton, CO, Best of Show
  • American Quilters Society Show Paducah, KY, First Place
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Small Group Invitational Exhibitions
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2015
Surface Design Association, Olympic Penninsula Chapter Show, Port Angeles Public Library, Port Angeles, WA, January 8-April 8 2015
2008-2010

Masters Art Quilts: (invitational) International Quilt Festival, Houston Traveling October 2008-February 2010

  • International Quilt Festival Houston October 2008
  • International Quilt Festival in Chicago, Illinois, April 17 - 19th 2009
  • International Quilt Festival in Long Beach, California, July 24 - 26th 2009
  • National Quilt Museum in Paducah, Kentucky, August 13 - November 10, 2009
  • New England Quilt Museum in Lowell, Massachusetts, November 19, 2009 - February 14, 2010
2007

Give & Take:

  • International Quilt Study Center, (Invitational/traveling)
  • University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
  • The Riffe Gallery, Q, 77 S. High Street, Columbus, OH 43215
2000
Museum of Fine Art, Dubuque, IL
1997
Lake Forest College Art Gallery, Lake Forest, Il
Seasons And Signs: Eight Women In Fiber, Stocker Arts Center Gallery, Elyria, Oh 
Contemporary Art Quilts: Everson Art Center, Syracuse, Ny
1994
Contemporary Quilts: Four Visions In Fiber, Stocker Center Gallery, Elyria, Oh
1993
Barrington Area Arts Council Gallery, Barrington, Il
1991
Barrington Area Arts Council Gallery, Barrington, Il
1989
Viewpoints: Textile Arts Center, Chicago, Il
1987
Ilini Union Art Gallery: University Of Illinois, Urbana, Il
1986
Quilt Invitational: Textile Arts Center, Chicago, Il
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