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

lorielliott@cox.net    402.740.2367

 

Exhibits, upcoming in 2017

• March
Participant in "MAS (Midwest Artist Studio) Group Show"
Walker's Point Center for the Arts, Milwaukee

• April-May
Solo show during Shelterbelt Theatre's presentation of "Catherland"

• May-July
Two-person show at Crane Trust Nature and Visitor Center, Wood River, Neb.

• November-December
Three-person show, Michael Phipps Gallery, W. Dale Clark Main Library, Omaha, Neb. 

Exhibits
2016

• Pura Vida: Impressions of Costa Ricasix-person show; Hot Shops Art Center; Omaha, Neb.
• ESO Gallery, "A Prairie Perspective," solo show; 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

“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