• The art of influence: BREAKING CRIMINAL TRADITIONS

    An exhibition to raise awareness and support change
    of global criminal traditions. This exhibition will begin
    a dialogue, which will lead to additional dialogue between
    the US and citizens of effected nations - to support those
    citizens as they work for the cultural change that can only
    come from within.
    Figure with Yellow Backgroung and Figure with Magenta Background, were selected for the exhibition which begins at IIT-Chicago, Kent College of Law
    October 7, 2013 - February 6, 2014
    Public Reception: Thursday, October 10, 5-8pm
    565 West Adams Street, 3rd Floor, Chicago, IL 60661
    www.breakingcriminaltraditions.com/inde?

  • The Art of Human Rights

    Palette & Chisel, Academy of Fine Arts, Chicago, IL
    The Art of Human Rights is an event benefiting Heartland Alliance and an official event of Chicago Artists Month.
    Figure with Deep Blue Background, Figure with Pink Background and Figure with Chartreuse Background are included in the show.
    Exhibition runs October 4th thru the 14th, 2013.
    www.heartlandalliance.org/howtohelp/eve?

  • American Art Today: Figures

    The Bascom, A Center For The Visual Arts, Highlands, NC
    My firue painting Reverence is one of the 62 out of 550 works selected by juror Johathan Stulman.
    The show runs September 7th thru January 5th, 2014.
    www.TheBascom.org

  • TEDx talk by Cheryl Jefferson includes images of my work along with Sheila Gauch and Paula Luberda.

    Cheryl Jefferson
    Acclaimed author, TV/film producer/director and United Nations Commission on the Status of Women participant,Cheryl Jefferson, will describe how criminal traditions including honor killing, child marriage, and FGM can be stopped by art because art can go where the law hasn't. new.livestream.com/tedx/events/2015174/?

  • 26th Annual Women's Works - Celebrating Women's Creativity

    My figure painting, Amelia and What the Little Bird Told Her, was juried into the Northwest Area Arts Council International Fine Arts Exhibit at The Old Court House Arts Center in Woodstock, IL March 7 - April 27, 2013.

  • Museum Group Show

    Evansville Museum Arts . History . Science
    56TH MID-STATES ART EXHIBITION
    Reception and Presentation of Awards, Saturday, December 15, 2012, 5:30-7:300PM CST
    The figure painting, Reverence, was chosen for the show by juror Peter Plagens, New York artist, art critic, and author.
    Show open from December 9, 2012 to March 3, 2013.
    emuseum.org

  • Group Show
    The Atelier Studio Program of Fine Art and Bloomington Theatre and Art Center Present :
    ON THE TRAINING OF PAINTERS: THE ATELIER'S PAST AND PRESENT

    September 1 - October 14, 2011
    Opening Reception for the Bloomington Theatre and Art Center Sept. 1
    Opening Reception for The Atelier Studio Program of Fine Art Sept. 15, 6-9pm
    Figure With Copper Background is included in the show at The Atelier location.
    www.TheAtelier.org

  • 75th Midyear Exhibition

    75th Midyear Exhibition


    Birdlore still life, Elegy, has been juried into The Butler Institute of American Art 75th Midyear Exhibition. The show opens June 26, 2011 and closes August 28, 2011.
    www.butlerart.com
    www.youtube.com/watch?v=1qYbg1AOY10
    www.youtube.com/watch?v=9DL7McvBzYQ&?

  • Solo Exhibition

    Solo Exhibition


    The Illinois Institute of Art, Chicago
    Gallery 180
    Lorraine Sack
    March 7 - May 2, 2011
    Reception - March 11th, 5:30-7:30
    Still life and figure work, including new work in the Bird Lore series.
    www.gallery180.com

  • Heartland Alliance Donation


    February 26th, 2011, my still life Reflections was on the live auction for "The Art of Human Rights" event which took place at Gruen Galleries, Chicago. This event benefits the organization Heartland Alliance, which supports a network of programs in the areas of housing, health care, legal protections, and economic security. For more information on the event go to: chicagofineart.blogspot.com/ and click on "A Wonderful Event -The Art of Human Rights".

  • Museum Group Show

    Evansville Museum Arts . History . Science
    55TH MID-STATES ART EXHIBITION
    Reception and Presentation of Awards, Saturday, December 11, 2010, 6:00-8:00PM CST
    The still life, Kingfisher, was chosen for the show by jurors Jeffery and Dorian Bergen, co-owners of ACA Galleries in New York City.
    Show open from December 12, 2010 to March 6, 2011.
    emuseum.org

  • 2009 Acquisition

    2009 Acquisition


    The still life Sea Captain was acquired by Ai, The Illinois Institute of Art, Chicago for their permanent Fine Art Collection.
    gallery180.com/collection.html
    Commentary on Sea Captain by Chuck Gniech: chicagofineart.blogspot.com/2009/08/lor?
    Commentary on red reception by Chuck Gniech: chicagofineart.blogspot.com/2009_10_01_?

  • 2009 Award

    2009 Award


    Honorable Mention for the still life, Listening for Clues
    73rd National Midyear Exhibition
    The Butler Institute of American Art
    Youngstown, Ohio
    www.butlerart.com/pdf/2009/MIDYEAR%2020?
    www.butlerart.com/