Lori Elliott-Bartle
Studio #311, Hot Shops Art Center
1301 Nicholas St., Omaha NE 68102

lorielliott@cox.net    402.740.2367

 

Exhibits, 2017
"Rivers," three-person show, Michael Phipps Gallery, W. Dale Clark Main Library, Omaha, Neb. 
Bemis Benefit Auction Exhibition, Bemis Center for Contemporary Art; 724 S. 12th St., Omaha, Neb. 
2017 Nebraska Artist Biennial, Gallery 1516, Omaha, Neb. 
MAS (Midwest Artist Studio) Group Show, Walker's Point Center for the Arts, Milwaukee
Prairie Abstractions, solo show during Shelterbelt Theatre's presentation of "Catherland," Omaha, Neb. 
Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards Visual Arts Showcase, Gallery 72; Omaha, Neb.
     "Waxing Poetic: Visual Odes to the Prairie" nominated, best two-person show
     "Old Market Art Project" nominated, best public art exhibit

2016

Pura Vida: Impressions of Costa Ricasix-person show; Hot Shops Art Center; Omaha, Neb.
"A Prairie Prospective: Works of Lori Elliott-Bartle" solo show, ESO Gallery; Omaha, Neb. 
Adopt Art Omaha, public art installation, various sites; Omaha, Neb.
Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards Visual Arts Showcase, Kaneko; Omaha, Neb.
         “Rivers, Roads, Remains” nominated, best group show
         “Spreading our Roots: A Community Art Celebration Featuring the Trees of Midtown”
nominated, best public art project

Five Omaha Artists; Ateñas, Costa Rica

2015

Bemis Benefit Auction Exhibition, Bemis Center for Contemporary Art; 724 S. 12th St., Omaha, Neb. 
“Waxing Poetic: Visual Odes to the Prairie” two-person show, Nebraska Arts Council Fred Simon Gallery; Omaha, Neb.
Fifth Annual National Juried Encaustic/Wax Exhibition, Encaustic Art Institute in Santa Fe, N.M.
“Rivers, Roads, Remains” three-person show, Artists’ Cooperative Gallery; Omaha, Neb. (nominated for best group show, Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards)
“Spreading our Roots: A Community Art Celebration Featuring the Trees of Midtown” Turner Park, Omaha, Neb. (nominated for best public art exhibit, Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards)

2014

“Triad” three-person show, Gallery 92 West; Fremont, Neb. 

Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards Visual Arts Nominees Hot Shops Art Center; Omaha, Neb. 
          
“Play Me, I’m Yours” winner, best public art project
         “BARE: naked truth” nominated, best group show

2013

“Envisioning Spirituality/Unraveled” Hospice House and Hot Shops Art Center; Omaha, Neb.

Missouri Valley Impressionists Society 2nd Annual Juried Show; Southwind Gallery; Topeka, Kan. 

“Play Me, I’m Yours” Garden Party piano, Memorial Park, Omaha Creative Institute; Omaha, Neb. 

2012

“BARE: naked truth” three-person show, Artists’ Cooperative Gallery; Omaha, Neb. 2010

“Pulled from the Matrix” regional printmakers, Hot Shops Art Center; Omaha, Neb.

2010

“Enchantments: Visions of the Southwest” Hot Shops Art Center and Hospice House; Omaha, Neb.

Workshops (instructor)

Cold wax and oil painting, 2015-2017
Four-hour workshop targeted to artists interested in expanding media and skills; Omaha Creative Institute; Omaha, Neb.
Two-hour workshop targeted to non-artists; Omaha Creative Institute; Omaha, Neb.

Workshops and classes (participant)

Cold wax/oil painting, 2015
Rebecca Crowell, instructor; Pima Community College, Tucson, Ariz.

Artist INC, 2014
Eight-week course developing entrepreneurial skills; Omaha Creative Institute, Omaha, Neb.

Cold wax/oil painting, 2013
Painter Diane Lounsberry-Williams’ studio; Omaha, Neb.

Printmaking workshops, 2009-2012
Instructors: printmakers Amy Haney and White White, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha Print Guild and Haney studio; Omaha, Neb.

Plein Air painting in the O’Keeffe landscape, 2007, 2008, 2009 weeklong painting workshops; Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, N.M.

Weekly open studio/lessons, focus on watercolor and oil painting, 2000-2005 Painter John C. Miller’s studio; Omaha, Neb.

Education

B.S., Journalism, University of Kansas, 1985
M.A., Social Sciences, State University of New York, 1994