Lin Stanionis

School of the Arts (SotA) -
Professor
Primary office:
Chalmers Hall, 341
University of Kansas
1467 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045-3102


Summary

Selected Work

Signs of Life. Facere. Seattle. WA. USA. 2013
Kansas Artist Craftsman Exhibition. Emporia Arts Council. Emporia. KS. 2011
La Brooche de la Noche. Equinox Gallery. San Antonio. TX. 2011
Material Mastery. Norman R. Eppink Gallery, ESU. Emporia. KS. 2011
The Art of Seduction. The Rouse Gallery, Howard Community College. Columbia. MD. 2011
Topeka Competition 30. Alice Sabatini Gallery. Topeka. KS. 2011
Wichita National. Wichita Center for the Arts. Wichita. KS. 2011
Kansas Artist Craftsman. Mark A. Chapman Gallery, KSU. Manhattan. Kansas. 2010
Material Mastery. Strecker Nelson Gallery. Manhattan. Kansas. 2010
REFINED: Back to Basics. Reavley Gallery, The Cole Art Center. Nacadoches. TX. 2010
The Plastic Show. Velvet DaVinci. San Francisco. CA. 2010
Transmutations: Material Reborn. Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX
Facere Gallery, Seattle, WA
Gallery Loupe, Montclair, NJ. 2010
Decorative Resurgence. Rowan University Art Gallery, Rowan University. Glassboro. NJ. 2009
Material Mastery. Elder Gallery, FHSU. Hays. KS. 2009
Neoteric Matter 2. Wexler Gallery. Philadelphia. PA. 2009
The Art of Fine Craft. Lux Center for the Arts. Lincoln. NE. 2009
Topeka Competition 29. Sabatini Gallery, Topeka and Shawnee Public Library. Topeka. KS. 2009
Wichita National. Wichita Center for the Arts. Wichita. KS. 2009
Kansas Artist Craftsman-2008. Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art. Overland Park. KS. 2008
Kundsthandwerk im Museum. Ostholstein Museum. Eutin. Germany. 2008
Metals in the Sister Cities. Lawrence Arts Center. Lawrence. KS. 2008
1000 Cups. Korean International Craft Trend Exhibition 2007. Seoul. Korea. 2007
Exploring Boundaries: Evolutionary Metal. Bevier Gallery, RIT. Rochester. NY. 2007
New Traditional Jewellery: Symbols of Faith. SIERRAD International Jewellery Exposition
Amsterdam Netherlands CODA Museum. Apelldorn. Netherlands. 2007
Refined Abundance. Stephen F Austin State University. Nacogdoches. TX. 2007
Topeka Competition 28. Sabatini Gallery. Topeka. KS. 2007
Craftforms 2006. Wayne Art Center. Wayne. PA. 2006
Metalisms: Signature Works in Jewelry and Metalsmithing. Center for Visual Art, Metropolitan State College of Denver. Denver. CO. 2006
Polished: Three Decades of Metal. UNT artspaceFW. Fort Worth. TX. 2006
The Edges of Grace: Provocative Uncommon Craft. Fuller Craft Museum. Brockton. MA. 2006
Unfolding. Kendall Gallery, Kendall College of Art and Design. Grand Rapids. MI. 2006
"Flatware: Function + Fantasy". S.O.F.A, 12th International Exposition of Sculpture, Objects and Functional Art, Navy Pier. Chicago. IL. 2005
Metalize. DAM Artspace. Detroit. MI. 2005
Table Top Metal. Craft Alliance Gallery. St. Louis. MO. 2005
The Wichita National. Wichita Center for the Arts. Wichita. KS. 2005
Hammer and Hand: Contemporary American Metal. Center Art Gallery. Grand Rapids. MI. 2004
Kansas Artist Craftsman Exhibition. Manhattan Arts Center. Manhattan. KS. 2004
Small Works National. Harper College. Palatine. IL. 2004
"In the Style of…". Aaron Faber Gallery. New York. NY. 2003
Hammered and Forged. Miami University Art Museum. Oxford. OH. 2003
Making Meaning: Metalsmithing, Objects, Contingencies in the New Millennium. Wayne State University. Detroit. MI. 2003
Bridge 7: Lin Stanionis. Society For Contemporary Craft. Pittsburgh. PA. 2002
Contemporary Metalsmiths. Gardner Art Gallery, OSU. Stillwater. OK. 2001
Lin Stanionis: Recent Sculpture. Mallin Gallery, Kansas City Artists. Coalition. KC/MO. 2001
OBJECTS FOR USE: Handmade by Design. American Craft Museum. New York. NY. 2001
Transformation III: The Elizabeth Raphael Founders Prize. Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA
National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN
Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, OH. 2001
A Loose Interpretation V. Celestial Seasonings Inc.. Boulder. CO. 2000
Contemporary Metalsmiths 2000. Young & Constantin Gallery. Wilmington. VT. 2000
Second Kansas Triennial. Mulvane Art Museum. Topeka. KS. 2000
The Art of the Spirit. Society for Contemporary Craft. Pittsburgh. PA. 2000
Vessel 2000: The Lure of Metal. Davidson Gallery, Roberts Wesleyan College. Rochester. NY. 2000
Judaica Today. National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN
Hebrew Union College Skirball Museum, Cincinnati, OH
Yeshiva University Museum, New York, NY
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
Mitchell Museum, Mt. Vernon, IL
Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA. 1997 - 1999
Self Portrait: Postures in Metal. Center for Contemporary Art. St. Louis. MO. 1999
BENCHMARKERS: Women in Metal. National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN
Schick Art Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY. 1998
CLOCKWORKS. The Center of Contemporary Arts. University City. MO. 1998
Kansas Artist Craftsmen Exhibition. Beech Museum of Art. Manhattan. KS. 1998
Raised from Tradition: Holloware Past and Present. Seafirst Gallery. Seattle. WA. 1998
Regional Women Artists. Wichita Center for the Arts. Wichita. KS. 1998
Selections from the Wichita National. Salina Art Center, Salina, KS
Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS
Manhattan Center for the Arts, Manhattan, KS
Stauth Museum, Montezuma, KS. 1998
THE FUNCTIONAL VASE PROJECT, 1998. S.O.F.A., New York City, New York
Yaw Gallery Exhibition, Birmingham, MI
S.O.F.A., Chicago, IL. 1998
Kansas Artist Craftsman Exhibition. Beech Museum of Art. Manhattan. KS. 1997
Kansas Triennial. Mulvane Art Museum, Topeka, KS
Salina Art Center, Salina, KS. 1997
Metals, Etc.. Lubbock Fine Arts Center, Lubbock, TX
New Mexico State University Art Gallery, Las Cruces, New Mexico. 1997
The Goblet: Artistry. Ritual & Function, Tri Art Gallery. Louisville. KY. 1997
Tokens of Affection. Aaron Faber Gallery. New York. NY. 1997
Wichita National. Wichita Center for the Arts. Wichita. KS. 1997
American Revelations: A Survey of Contemporary North American Jewelry. Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead, England
Birmingham School of Jewelry and Silversmithing, Birmingham, England
Surrey Institute of Art, James Hockey Gallery, Farnham, England
Cleveland Craft Centre, Middlesbrough, England
National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN
Society for Contemporary Crafts, Pittsburgh, PA. 1996
Artisan Silver Exhibition. Lunt Design Center, Lunt Silversmiths. Greenfield. MA. 1996
At the Table. Sponsored by Society of Midwest Metalsmiths, Design Center. St. Louis. MO. 1996
Craft Forms ’96. Wayne Art Center. Wayne. PA. 1996
Lin Stanionis, Vestiges: Visible Traces. Women and Their Work. Austin. TX. 1996
Shreve’s Anniversary Artisan Silver Exhibition. Shreve, Crump, and Low. Boston. MA. 1996
Texas Art ’96. Cullen Center. Houston. TX. 1996
The Earth’s Bounty. Aaron Faber Gallery. New York. NY. 1996
ANA 24. Holter Museum of Art. Helena. MT. 1995
Artisans in Silver 1995. National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN
Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR
Newark Museum of Art, Newark, NJ
American Silver Museum, Meriden, CT. 1995
EXPO ’95. 500X Gallery. Dallas. TX. 1995
MATERIALS: Hard and Soft. Center for Visual Arts. Denton. TX. 1995
METAL. Lawrence Art Center. Lawrence. KS. 1995
New Works/Four Artists. Art St. Louis. St. Louis. MO. 1995
Texas Sculpture Association 1995 Exhibition. Dallas Visual Art Center. Dallas. TX. 1995
The Commemorative Cup. Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY
National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN
Hoffman Gallery, Oregon School of Arts and Crafts, Portland, OR
“I” Space Gallery, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL
SOFA Exhibition, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
Aaron Faber Gallery, New York, NY
Edith Lambert Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
The Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, MA. 1995
THE IDEAL WEARER: The Jewelers Muse. Aaron Faber Gallery. New York. NY. 1995
Artisans in Silver, 1994. National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN
Fuller Museum of Art, Brockton, MA
Muscarelle Museum of Art, Williamsburg, VA. 1994
Bodies of Work. Salina Art Center. Salina. KS. 1994
Brooch: The Subject. Tempe Arts Center. Tempe. AZ. 1994
Introduction’s ’94: Lin Stanionis. Lynn Goode Gallery. Houston. TX. 1994
Kansas Metalsmithing: The History and Influence. Art and Design Gallery, University of Kansas. Lawrence. KS. 1994
“Ohio Metals: A Legacy”. Miami University Art Museum, Oxford, OH. 1993
New Art Forms. Chicago. IL. 1993
POETIC OBJECTS: Contemporary American Jewelry. Images Friedman Gallery. Louisville. KY. 1993
Satellite Collection: Borne with a Silver Spoon. Artables Gallery, Houston, TX
Edith Lambert Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Katie Gingrass Gallery, Milwaukee, WI. 1993
Sculptural Concerns; Contemporary American Metalworking. Cincinnati Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, OH
Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN
American Craft Museum, New York, NY
Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, KS
Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL
Grand Rapids Museum of Art, Grand Rapids, MI. 1993
The “Tea” Spoon Collection. American Craft Museum. New York. NY. 1993
Two Person Exhibition. Middle Tennessee State University. Murfreesboro. TN. 1993
“Glorious Adornment”. Dahl Fine Arts Center, Rapid City, SD
South Dakota Art Museum, Brookings, SD
Northern State University, Aberdeen, SD. 1992
Crafts National 26. Zoller Gallery, Penn State University. University Park. PA. 1992
Currents ’92. Middle Tennessee State University. Murfreesboro. TN. 1992
Let Us Entertain You: Crafts for Special Occasions. The Society of Arts and Crafts. Boston. MA. 1991
Metal Expressions II. The Appalachian Center for Crafts, Tennessee Technical University. Smithville. TN. 1991
Mid West Metals Symposium. University of Wisconsin. Lacrosse. 1991
The Wichita National ’91. The Wichita Center for the Arts. Wichita. KS. 1991
Two Person Exhibition. Plum Gallery. Washington. DC. 1991
Metal Media. Sawtooth Center for Visual Design. Winston Salem. NC. 1990
Precious and Grace. Blue Star Complex. San Antonio. TX. 1990
Couples. Blue Star Complex. San Antonio. TX. 1989
Currents ’89. Middle Tennessee State University. Murfreesboro. TN. 1989
Jewelry Today: an international competition. Joan Michlin Gallery. NY. NY. 1989
Metal and Glass. Vermont State Craft Center at Frog Hollow. Middlebury. VT. 1989
Silver: New Forms and Expressions. sponsored by Fortunoff. NY. NY. 1989
Summer Exhibit ’89. Nancy Margolis Gallery. Portland. ME. 1989
5-10-15. Craft Alliance Gallery. St. Louis. MO. 1988
Sculptural Forms: Jewelry. Views Gallery. Manaynk. PA. 1988
Holloware ’87: A National Juried Exhibition of Holloware Made Primarily of Metal. Tower Fine Arts Gallery, S.U.N.Y., Brockport, NY
Tyler Art Gallery, S.U.N.Y., Oswego, NY
Roland Gibson Gallery, S.U.N.Y., Potsdam, NY. 1987
Art Quest ’86. Parsons Gallery, Parson School of Design. New York City. 1986
Contemporary Metals USA. Downey Museum of Art. Downey. CA. 1986
Wichita National. Wichita Art Association. Wichita. KS. 1986
After Her Own Image: Women’s Work 1985. Fine Arts Center, Salem Academy and College. Winston. NC. 1985
Merritt ’85. Merritt Gallery. Rochester. NY. 1985
Reflections: A Tribute to Alma Eikermann. Indiana Fine Arts Museum. Bloomington. IN. 1985
Best of ’84. Columbus Cultural Arts Center. Columbus. OH. 1984
Created by Hand—National. AAO Gallery. Buffalo. NY. 1984
Texas Designer Craftsmen. 1984 Juried Membership Exhibition, Galveston Arts Center. Galveston. TX. 1984
Three Rivers Art Exhibition. Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute. Pittsburgh. 1984
Solo Exhibition. Middle Tennessee State University. Murfreesboro. 1983
Art Wear. Craftsman’s Gallery. Omaha. NE. 1982
Artist—Craftsman ’82. Southern Utah State College. Cedar City. UT. 1982
Currents ’82. Middle Tennessee State University. Murfreesboro. 1982
Francis Colburn Gallery. University of Vermont. Burlington. 1982
Make It New: Crafts by New England Artists. University of New Hampshire. Durham. 1982
Miniatures. Millhouse—Bundy Performing and Fine Arts Center. Waitsfield. VT. 1982
Small Works ’82. Passepartout Gallery. Winooski. VT. 1982
Vermont All Media Exhibition. Millhouse-Bundy Gallery. Waitsfield. VT. 1982
Art League Regional Exhibition. Indianapolis Art League. Indianapolis. 1981
Group Exhibition. Moonbrook Arts Union Gallery. Rutland. VT. 1981
Lake Superior Crafts Exhibition ’81. Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota. Duluth. 1981
METALSMITH ’81. University of Kansas. Lawrence. 1981
OBJECTS ’81. Western Colorado Center for the Arts. Grand Junction. CO. 1981
Sterling Silver Design Competition. Lever House. New York City. 1981
Sterling Silver Design Competition. Lever House. New York City. 1980
Women’s Work II. Arbutus Gallery, Indiana University. Bloomington. 1980
Young Americans—Metal. American Craft Museum. New York City. 1980
Indiana University Metalsmithing Exhibit. Bloomington National Bank. Bloomington. 1979
Sterling Silver Design Competition. Lever House. New York City. 1979
Eskanazi Museum of Art. Bloomington. IN. USA. 1990 - Present
Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art. Overland Park. KS. USA. 2017 - Present

Selected Grants

Keeler Intra-University Fellowship. (8/1/2012 - 1/31/2013). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
CIK fund. International Programs. (5/1/2012 - 6/30/2012). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
General Research Fund Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/2010). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
Hallmark Improvement to Teaching and Research Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/2009). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
Creative Work Fellowship. Hall Center, University of Kansas. (12/31/2007). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
Hallmark Improvement to Teaching and Research Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/2006). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
General Research Fund Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/2005). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
Hallmark Improvement to Teaching and Research Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/2005). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
Hallmark Improvement to Teaching and Research Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/2004). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
General Research Fund Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/2003). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
Big Twelve Fellowship Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/2002). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
General Research Fund Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/2002). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
Creative Work Fellowship. Hall Center, University of Kansas. (12/31/2001). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
General Research Fund Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/2001). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
General Research Fund Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/2000). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
Travel Fund Award. Hall Center, University of Kansas. (12/31/2000). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
General Research Fund Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/1999). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
International Conference Fund Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/1999). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
General Research Fund Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/1998). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
Individual Artist Fellowship. Kansas Arts Commission. (12/31/1998). State of Kansas. Status: Funded
Mini-Fellowship Award. Kansas Arts Commission. (12/31/1997). State of Kansas. Status: Funded
New Faculty General Research Fund Award. University of Kansas. (12/31/1995). University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded
Individual Artist Fellowship. M-AAA/NEA. (12/31/1993). Federal. Status: Funded
Faculty Research Grant. Miami University. (12/31/1983). Other University. Status: Funded

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