Lin Stanionis


Lin Stanionis
  • Professor

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Creative Works

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

Grants & Other Funded Activity

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