EDUCATION

MFA Studio Art, University of Oregon, 2013

BFA Drawing and Painting, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 2009

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018

Langdon Divers Gallery, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

2014

Shifting Plan, Art Space Collective, Oshkosh, Wisconsin 

2013

New Work, Broadway Commerce Center, Eugene, Oregon

2012

Bridge and Door, Washburn Gallery, University of Oregon

2010

Falling, Forrest RR Polk Library, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

2009

Temporary Ground, Allen Priebe Annex Gallery, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Remnants, Bottega9 LLC Gallery and Studio Space, Oshkosh, Wisconsin

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016

Wisconsin Visual Artists Biennial, Museum of Wisconsin Art, West Bend, Wisconsin

Works on Paper, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, Texas

2015

Camouflage, James May Gallery, Algoma, Wisconsin 

2014

Ritual Mother, Primopiano Gallery, Lecce, Italy

11th Annual Juried Exhibition, Ceres Gallery, New York 

2013

Speaking Between, Disjecta, Portland, Oregon

Seventh Annual MASTERPIECES, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio

2012

Embodied Site, LVK Gallery, University of Oregon

Drawing’s Expanded Field, LVK Gallery, University of Oregon

2011

Middle Child, LVK Gallery, University of Oregon

Shadows, LVK Gallery, University of Oregon

2009

Student Print exhibition, Reeve Memorial Union, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Annual Members Exhibition, Bottega9 LLC Gallery, Oshkosh, Wisconsin

What's The Big Idea?, Northbrook Public Libarary, Northbrook, Illinois

Student Honors Exhibition, Allen Priebe Gallery, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Lecturer, 2014-Current, Department of Art, UW-Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, WI

Courses taught include: Introduction to Drawing & Intermediate Drawing, 2D Design, 3D Design, Introduction to Painting & Oil Painting, Women in the Arts, Worlds of Art (Art Appreciation)

Gallery Director, 2014-Current, Visual Arts Gallery & Oberreich Gallery, UW-Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, WI

Workshop Instructor, Summer 2017, Experimental Painting Workshop, Peninsula School of Art, Wisconsin

Instructor of Record, 2011-2013, Department of Art, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon

Courses taught include: Drawing 1, Drawing 2 and Painting 1

Bottega 9 LLC , 708 Oregon St., Oshkosh, WI, 54901

                  Co-creator of business

                  March 2009-August 2010

                  Artist studio space and professional gallery

Figure Drawing 1 Proctor, Spring 2009, Department of Art, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

 

RESIDENCIES & AWARDS

2015

Playa Summer Lake Residency

2013

Dean’s Choice Award, University of Oregon

Dedalus Foundation MFA Fellowship in drawing and painting nominee

2012

Philip Haley Johnson Scholarship, University of Oregon

2011

Graduate school research award, University of Oregon

Philip Haley Johnson summer scholarship, University of Oregon

2010

Frank Okada Scholarship for excellence in painting, University of Oregon

Ralph Baker Scholarship, University of Oregon

2009

Jurors Honorable Mention, Student Honors Exhibition, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Oshkosh WI

2008

Forrest RR Polk Library Purchase Award, Student Honors Exhibition, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Oshkosh Wisconsin

 

PRESS AND PUBLICATIONS

2016

One to Watch, Saatchi Art, http://canvas.saatchiart.com/art/one-to-watch/wendi-turchan

Wisconsin Artists Biennial, Museum of Wisconsin Art, exhibition catalog

2015

Submerged, Artsy Forager, http://artsyforager.com/2015/07/21/wendi-turchan/

2014

New American Paintings MFA Annual Issue 111

BSDA Artist Interview, http://arthound.com/2014/08/bsda-artist-interview-wendi-turchan/

 

LECTURES

2015

UW-Fond du Lac

2014

University Of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Art Space Collective