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Jon Keith Swindell

School of the Arts (SotA) -
Professor
Primary office:
Chalmers Hall, 103C
University of Kansas
1467 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045-3102


Summary

Selected Work

Dream Portal & War Diaries. Strecker-Nelson Gallery. Manhattan. KS. 2008
Visionary Landscapes. Strecker-Nelson Gallery. Manhattan. KS. 2008
Inaugural Exhibition for Museum Renovation. Mulvane Museum of Art. Topeka. KS. 2006
On Being Blue...War Diaries and Dream Portals. Lawrence Arts Center. Lawrence. KS. 2003
Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, Inaugural Exhibition of Collection. Honolulu. HI. 2002
Prairie Skies and Desert Stones. Art Affair Gallery, Baker University. Baldwin City. KS. 2000
from the faraway...nearby. Museum of Nebraska Art. Kearney. NE. 1999
Swindell/Vertačnik Sculpture & Drawing. Peru State College Art Gallery. Peru. NE. 1997
From Time to Time. Mulvane Art Museum, Washburn University. Topeka. KS. 1993
Mid-America Arts Alliance/NEA Exhibition. Gardiner Gallery, Oklahoma State University. Stillwater. OK. 1991
Visual Arts Department Gallery, Spokane Falls Community College. Spokane. WA. 1990
Days of Future Passed. Lawrence Arts Center. Lawrence. KS. 1990
A Kansas Showcase. Wichita Arts Association, Kansas Arts Commission Artists Fellowship Exhibition. Wichita. KS. 1989
Art & Design Gallery, University of Kansas, Faculty Exhibition/Fall. Lawrence. KS. 1988
Jindra Fine Arts Center, Peru State College. Peru. NE. 1988
Art & Design Gallery, University of Kansas, Faculty Exhibition/Spring. Lawrence. KS. 1988
Art & Design Gallery, University of Kansas, Faculty Exhibition. Lawrence. KS. 1987
Colorado State University, Department of Art. Fort Collins. CO. 1987
Museum of Art, Washington State University, Faculty Exhibition. Pullman. WA. 1985
Museum of Art, Washington State University, Faculty Exhibition. Pullman. WA. 1984
Joslyn Art Museum, Sales and Rental Gallery. Omaha. NE. 1983
Museum of Art, Washington State University, Faculty Exhibition. Pullman. WA. 1983
Victoria Regional Museum Association. Victoria. TX. 1983
Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska. Lincoln. NE. 1983
Colorado State University, Department of Art. Fort Collins. CO. 1982
Syracuse University School of Art. Syracuse. NY. 1981
Mercer Family. Perrysburg. OH
Muchisky Residence. St. Louis. MO
Mulvane Art Museum. Topeka. KS
Museum of Nebraska Art. Kearney. NE
Percy Family Collection. Westwood. KS
Pete Halley. Lawrence. KS
Prairie Center, Grinnell College. Grinnell. IA
Private Collection, LAC Auction. Lawrence. KS
Ann Snow. Lawrence. KS
Reece-Hardy Collection, LAC Auction. Lawrence. KS
Richard Cauders, Joslyn Art Museum Patron. Omaha. NE
Roberta Renz, LAC Auction. Lawrence. KS
Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery. Lincoln. NE
Soloway/Lubee Collection. Seward. NE
Suh Family Collection. Los Angeles. CA
Zupan/Gregory Collection. Tucson. AZ
American Family Insurance. Lincoln. NE
Beyers Family. Moscow. ID
Brenda Nelson. San Bernardino. CA
Carol Roberts, LAC Auction. Lawrence. KS
Christine Mercer Kraft. Lawrence. KS
Christine Mercer Kraft. Lawrence. KS
Columbus College of Art & Design. Columbus. OH
David and Salli Swindell Family. Hudson. OH
David Routon Collection. Lincoln. NE
Del Mar College. Corpus Christi. TX
Donald Bartlett Doe/Lesley Wright Collection. Grinnell. IA
Frank and Rachel Laskowsi. Baltimore. OH
Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and Arts. Honolulu. HI
Hayes/Stoddard Collection. Portland. OR
Joan Hall Collection. St. Louis. MO
John Parker, LAC Auction. Lawrence. KS
Keith Jacobshagen/Paula Day Collection. Lincoln. NE
Ken and Jean Anderson. Peru. NE
Ken and Pam Anderson. Lincoln. NE
Lincoln Public Schools. Lincoln. NE
Lisa Ann Sugimoto. Kansas City. MO
Lordi Family Collection. Minneapolis. MN
Mark Praeger, LAC Auction. Lawrence. KS
Marla Michelson Family. Perrysburg. OH
Marty Olson, LAC Auction. Lawrence. KS
Private Collector, (Strecker-Nelson). Topeka. KS

Selected Grants

Visionary Landscapes. Hallmark Faculty Enhancement Fund. (12/31/2007). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded. Research Grant, Creating Four Sculptural Works for "Visionary Landscapes" solo exhibition.
Research Grant, photographic documentation of vernacular automotive design, Wendover, UT. Hallmark Faculty Enhancement Fund. (12/31/2006). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
Driving Through Futures Past: Mid-Century Automotive Concept and Models. Hallmark Faculty Enhancement Fund. (12/31/2005). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded. Research Grant, Petersen Automotive Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Selected diaries from the Mass Observation Archive interpreted in sculptural form. University of Kansas. (12/31/1995). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
The interpretation and translation of the Alzheimer experience in sculptural form. University of Kansas. (12/31/1994). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
Full scale visionary spaces/an installation of sculpture. University of Kansas. (12/31/1991). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
The amalgamation of gesture and geometry in form—human and monumental scale. University of Kansas. (12/31/1990). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
National Endowment for the Arts Regional Award in Sculpture. Mid-America Arts Alliance. $5000.00. (12/31/1989). Federal. Status: Funded
Sculpture Fellowship. Kansas Arts Commission. $5000.00. (12/31/1989). State of Kansas. Status: Funded. Meritorious Recognition
The application of Corian composition acrylic to large scale sculptural forms. University of Kansas. (12/31/1988). Status: Funded
Machine Age form and aesthetics applied to sculptural forms. University of Kansas. (12/31/1987). Status: Funded
Sculpture Proposal. Washington State Arts Commission. (12/31/1985). Other States. Status: Funded. Riverside High School, Spokane, WA.
Sculpture. Lincoln Public Schools, PTO, Hill School. (12/31/1982). Local Government. Status: Funded
Sculpture, 100th Commemorative. Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, OH. (12/31/1979). Other University. Status: Funded

Events
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Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
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5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
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