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Vantuinen, Debra

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Awards
Art in Embassy Dona, Qatar (International)
Florence Biennale (International)

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Passionate Embrace





DEBRA VAN TUINEN
www.vantuinenart.com


EDUCATION
MFA
  University of WA Seattle, WA
BFA
  Hope College, Holland, MI
  Byam Shaw School of Art London, England

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011 Butters Gallery - Portland OR (November)
2010 Van Tuinen Art - Olympia WA
2009 Butters Gallery – Portland, OR
         Artworks - Vancouver BC
         Washington Center - Olympia WA
2008 Summit Fine Art Banff – Canada
        Artworks- Vancouver, BC
2007 Butters Gallery – Portland, OR
        Summit Fine Art Banff – Canada
        Artworks- Vancouver, BC
2005  Butters Gallery – Portland, OR
2004  Butters Gallery – Portland, OR
         Kimzey Miller Gallery – Seattle, WA
         Gallery Gora – Montreal, Canada
2003  Artworks Gallery – Vancouver, BC
          Elizabeth Edwards Gallery – Palm Springs, CA
2002  Butters Gallery – Portland, OR
          Kimzey Miller Gallery – Seattle, WA
2001  Kimzey Miller Gallery – Seattle, WA
          Elizabeth Edwards Gallery – Laguna, CA, Palm Spring, CA
2000 Butters Gallery – Portland, OR
1998  Santa Fe Contemporary Art – Santa Fe, NM
1997  Butters Gallery – Portland, OR
1996  Kimzey Miller Gallery – Seattle, WA
1995  Butters Gallery – Portland, OR
1994  Butters Gallery – Portland, OR
1992  Butters Gallery – Portland, OR
1990  Phillip Brock Gallery – Seattle, WA
1989  Paccar Corp. – Bellevue, WA
1988  Marianne Partlow Gallery – Olympia, WA
1986  Pacific NW Bell – Seattle, WA
1984  Lynn McAllister Gallery – Seattle, WA
1980  Hope College – Holland, MI
1979  Grand Valley State College – Grand Rapids, MI
1978  Muskegon Community College – Muskegon, MI
1977  Kalamazoo College - Kalamazoo, MI

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2011 Projects Gallery Philadelphia, PE
2010 Broadway Gallery - New York City, NY
        Miami Basel Show - Nina Torres Gallery - Miami, FL
        LA Art Seen - Los Angles, CA
       Artprize - Grand Rapids, MI ( top 75 )
2008 Butters Gallery – Portland, OR
2007 Art Works Gallery – Vancouver, BC
2006  AAF – New York City, NY
2005  AAF – New York City, NY
          Florence Biennale – Florence, ITALY
2004  Palm Springs International – Palm Springs, CA
          Gallery Ochi – Sun Valley, ID
2003  Elizabeth Doyle Gallery – Maui, HI
2000 Art 21 International Show – Las Vegas, NV
1999 Santa Fe Contemporary Art – Santa Fe, NM
1998 Agart World Print Exhibition – Bled, Slovenia
         Facet Fine Arts Center – Taos, NM
1997 SITE Santa Fe – Santa Fe, NM
1996 Seattle Art Fair – Seattle, WA
1995  Seattle Art Fair – Seattle, WA
1994  Portland Art Museum – Portland, OR
1993  Butters Gallery – Portland, OR
1992 van Straten Gallery – Chicago, IL
1988 van Straten Gallery – Chicago, IL
1987  Centrum Print Show – Seattle, WA
          Whatcom Museum of Art – Bellingham, WA
1986  Shoshanna Wayne Gallery – Los Angeles, CA
          van Straten Gallery – Chicago, IL
          WA State Pavilion Expo – Vancouver, British Columbia
1983  Northwest Print Council – Portland, OR
1976 Henry Museum MFA Show - Seattle, WA
1974 Joslyn Art Center - Omaha Nebraska
1973 Hope College BFA Show- Holland, MI

SELECTED COLLECTIONS: INTERNATIONAL

Art in Embassy Doha, Qatar
The Village Vancouver BC
L' Hermitage Hotel Vancouver BC
U.S.A. State Department: Ten International Offices
Imperial Bank of Canada Chicago Offices
Kanda Art Gallery Tokyo, Japan
Winsor Park Hotel,Taiwan
Nordic Research Group Vancouver, BC
Intrawest Vancouver, BC
Keg Restaurant Vancouver BC, Calgary, Montreal, Austin TX
Bison Bistro Banff, Canada
Commonwealth Insurance Company Vancouver BC
PHSA Vancouver BC

SELECTED COLLECTIONS: NATIONAL

Hilton Hotels
Hyatt Regency Hotel
Bank of America
Heritage Bank
The Olympian - Olympia, WA
Dancing Goats - Olympia, WA
Intrawest - California
Mitsubishi – Portland, OR
Seattle First National Bank – Olympia, WA
Kaiser Medical – Portland, OR
Security Pacific Bank – Seattle and Olympia, WA
Association of Northwest Gas Utilities – Portland, OR
Nordstrom – Seattle and Bellevue, WA
Paccar Corp. – Bellevue, WA
U.S. West – Seattle and Olympia, WA
Burlington Northern – Seattle, WA
First Federal Bank of Detroit – Detroit, MI
Steelcase Corporation – Chicago, IL / Atlanta, GA / Grand Rapids, MI
American Art – Atlanta, GA
Westinghouse Corporation
Kansas State University
Grand Rapids Art Museum – Grand Rapids, MI
Grand Rapids City Hall
Herman Miller Executive Offices - Holland, MI
City of Olympia Public Art Collection - WA
Tectonics Corporation - Portland OR
Hope College - Holland MI
Perkins Coie - Seattle and Belleuve

FILM INDUSTRY-SELECTED

  Jake 2.0
  FEIHT Productions ( Killer Instinct)
  Prior Offences Productions
  I Robot
  Smallville
  L Word
  Code Name-The Cleaner


PUBLICATIONS

NY Arts Magazine Summer 2010
Bienalle Internationale Dell' Arte Contemporanea, Quinta Edizona 2005
Home and Garden Fall 2005
Dream House Western Canada Magazine 2004
The Magazine Sante Fe, New Mexico 1998


COMMISSIONS FOR PUBLIC ART

2000 City of Olympia Portable Collection / poster made for Art Walk
1997  City of Olympia 1% for the arts / Outdoor Tile Mural--
1987 Centrum Artist in Residence / Centrum Press / Port Townsend, WA

GALLERY AFFILIATIONS

Butters Gallery – Portland, OR
Petley-Jones Gallery - Vancouver BC
Arterra - Bellevue, WA
Projects Gallery - Philadelphia, PA
LA Art Seen – Beverly Hills, CA
Elevations Gallery - Canmore, Alberta


FACULTY POSITIONS

1985 – 86 Pratt Fine Art Center – Seattle, WA
1979 – 81 Kendall School of Design – Grand Rapids, MI
1978  City High School (for exceptional students) – Grand Rapids, MI
          Kalamazoo College – Kalamazoo, MI
          Grand Valley State College
1977 Keiwa Gauken High School – Niigata, Japan
1972 – 73 Hope College, Print Making Department – Holland, MI


LECTURES/SEMINARS/PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES


2005 Centrum Residency, 2005
        Olympia Downtown Association (ODA) Board
1996 – 1997 Commissioner, Olympia Arts Commission
1993 Collaboration with Dale Chihuly on etchings prepared for Seattle Opera
         Set up and organized his Seattle Printmaking Studio
1992 -1993 Olympia Chlldren's Hands On Museum Board
1989 – 1992 New Century High School Artist in Residence
                     Studio Host for Gifted Students
1987 Centrum Artist in Residence / Centrum Press / Port Townsend, WA
1980 – 1981 Developed print department and designed print studies at Kendall School of  Design
1979 Community Artist Project, Grand Rapids, MI: Headed team of 7 artists for a traveling art show and placing visiting artists in the public schools through Federal Grant.




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