Au Gallery : Gold Gallery

Louise LeBourgeois

Born

  • New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Education

  • 2014

    M.F.A Candidate, Nonfiction Writing, Columbia College, Chicago, IL

  • 1994

    M.F.A., Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

  • 1990

    B.F.A., The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

  • 1985

    B.S. University of Wisconsin/Madison, Madison, WI. Graduated with Distinction.

One Person Exhibitions

  • 2015

    Packer Schopf Gallery, Chicago, IL

  • 2014

    Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA

    Fermilab, Batavia, IL

  • 2013

    Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL

  • 2012

    Infinite Pull, Gold Gallery, Boston, MA

  • 2012

    Light Through Water, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA

  • 2011

    Distant Vision, Megumi Ogita Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • 2012

    Somewhere Between, Parker Schopf Gallery, Chicago, IL

  • 2009

    Many Truths About Space, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA

  • 2008

    Timescape, Alfedena Gallery, Chicago, IL and Upward: New Paintings, Gallatin River Gallery, Big Sky, MT

  • 2006

    Vapor, Gallatin River Gallery, Gallatin Gateway, MT

  • 2005

    Bittersweet, Gescheidle, Chicago, IL

  • 2004

    Desires, Lyons Wier Gallery, New York, NY; Graystone Gallery, San Francisco, CA

  • 2003

    Luna, Gescheidle, Chicago, IL

  • 2002

    This Imagined Space, Gescheidle, Chicago, IL

  • 2001

    Through Many Veils, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA

    New Landscape Paintings, Lyons Wier Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2000

    Elemental, Lyons Wier Packer Gallery, Chicago, IL

  • 1999

    Sense of Place, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA

  • 1998

    Landscape and Seascape Paintings, Lyons Wier Gallery, Chicago, IL

  • 1997

    Imagined Spaces, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA

  • 1996

    New Landscape Paintings, Lyons Wier Gallery, Chicago, IL

  • 1995

    New Paintings, Lyons Wier Gallery, Chicago, IL

  • 1992

    Cardiff Giant Theater, Chicago, IL

Public Commissions

  • City of Chicago Public Art Program, 17th District Police Station

Public Collections

  • Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, Chicago, IL

    College of Lake County, Grayslake, IL

    Indiana University Northwest, Gary, IN

    McKesson Corporation, San Francisco, CA

Grants, Awards, and Residencies

  • 2011

    Residency, The International School of Painting, Drawing and Sculpture, Montecastello, di Vibio, Italy

  • 2010

    BAU Institute Otranto Arts Residency, Otranto, Italy

    Columbia College Chicago Faculty Development Grant

  • 2005

    Who's Who of American Women

    Who's Who in American Education

  • 2003

    Illinois Art Council Finalist Award

  • 2002

    Ragdale Foundation Residency, Lake Forest, IL

    Columbia College Chicago Faculty Grant

  • 2001

    Artadia Jury Award

  • 1995

    Artemisia Gallery Mentorship Program, Chicago, IL

    Community Arts Assistance Program Grant, Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, Chicago, IL

  • 1994

    Liquitex Excellence in Art University Award

  • 1992-93

    University Fellowship, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL; School of the Art Institute