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Born in Chicago, IL

Currently residing in Downers Grove, IL

Exhibits and Shows

2018 "Freaks of Nature" one-woman show - Tinley Park Public Library, Tinley Park, IL
2018 "Artist's Books" group show, Downers Grove Public Library
2017 "Portals" group show, If these Walls Could Talk Gallery, Aurora, IL
2017 "Lost Gardens" one-woman show, Atkinson Collection Gallery, Bensenville, IL April 1 - 30, 2017
2017 "Childhood's End" one-woman show- Tinley Park Public Library, Tinley Park, IL
2016 "Around Mayslake" - Mayslake Peabody Mansion, Oak Brook, IL
2016 "Patrice S. Nelson - Spring Show" one-woman show - The Gallery at El Dorado, Sun City, AZ
2016 Spring Member's Show - Elmhurst Artist Guild. Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL
2015 "Alumni Spectacular" - Illinois State University Galleries, Normal, IL
2015 "Science and Art"-  Arterie Fine Arts Gallery, Naperville, IL
2015 "Arts Garden" - Atkinson-O'Rouke Gallery, Elmhurst, IL
2014 Elmhurst Artist Guild Summer Member Show - Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL
2014 “What Do You Love?”- The Vogt Visual Arts Center, Tinley Park, IL
2013 “Postcard Art” – Illinois State University, Normal, IL
2013 Elmhurst Artist Guild Fall Member Show – Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL
2012 “This is Paper!” - Gallery 200 - West Chicago, IL
2012 Book and Paper – Orland Park Public Library, Orland Park, IL
2011  Fine Arts Building - 2nd Fridays, Chicago, Illinois
2010  Alumni Show - Illinois State University, Normal, IL
2010 “Gulf Oil Disaster Response” - The Foster Collective - Chicago, IL, Huntsville, AL, San Francisco, CA
2010 “The Illustrated Accordion” – Kalamazoo Book Arts Center, Kalamazoo, MI
 
Workshops
2017 “Simple Bookbinding Workshop” National Library Week - Victor J. Andrew High School, Tinley Park, IL
2012 summer – “Simple Bookbinding Workshop” – Mayslake Peabody Mansion, Oak Brook, IL
 

          Education

        School of the Art Institute of Chicago - continuing education classes in painting

        Columbia College, Chicago – bookbinding and papermaking workshops

        Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL - graduate classes in painting, drawing and art history

        Illinois State University, Normal, IL - Comprehensive major, B.S. in art

Represented by: The Atkinson Collection,

www.aogallery.com/  

115 E. Green St., Bensenville, IL 60106, 630-335-9565 info@aogallery.com