Curriculum Vitae

Education

2017   MFA (Pending),  Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA (Expected July 2017)

2006   BFA cum laude, Painting, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

2002   AA with honors, Studio Art, Heartland Community College, Normal, IL

2012   MA, Art Education, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb IL (1 semester)

Teaching Experience

1998 -    Owner/Lead Instructor, Sunney Art Center, Aurora, IL

2009 -    Substitute Art Teacher, District 131, Aurora, IL

2004 - 2008Art Instructor, School for the Arts, Naperville, IL

Exhibitions

2016               Group Exhibition, Exhale Unlimited, Los Angeles, CA

2016               Group Exhibition, Exit Gallery, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa CA

2015               Group Exhibition, If These Walls Could Talk, Aurora, IL

2015               Solo Exhibition, Places I’ve Been, Emergent, Aurora, IL

2015               Group Exhibition, Exhale Unlimited, Los Angeles, CA

2015               Group Exhibition, Emergent, Aurora, IL

2015               Group Exhibition, Exhale Unlimited, Los Angeles, CA

2014               Group Exhibition, Exhale Unlimited, Los Angeles, CA

Bibliography

Frank Patterson “DTA Profile: Kit Sunderland” Downtown Auroran, Fall 2015. 20.

Nancy Rollings Saul “Doing Just for the Doing” Lincoln Courier, August 1996.

Collections    

Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital, Lincoln, IL

Integrity Data, Lincoln, IL

Dr. Albert Song, Plainfield, IL

Dr. Steven Taylor, Urbana, IL

Dr. Betsy Ulrich, Lincoln, IL

Professional Organizations

College Art Association (CAA)

Christians in the Visual Arts (CIVA)

National Art Education Association (NAEA)

Foundations in Art: Theory and Education (FATE)

Exhibitions Juried

2013               Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival, Lincoln, IL

2013               Naperville Women’s Club Art Fair, Naperville, IL

2013               57th St Art Fair, Chicago, IL

2013               Flint Fine Art Festival (Featured Artist), Flint, MI

2012               River Walk Fine Art Fair, Naperville, IL

2012               Funky Ferndale Art Show, Detroit, MI

2011                St. James Court Art Show, Louisville, KY

2010               Art Fest Ft Myers, Ft Myers, FL                   

2010               One of a Kind Show & Sale, Chicago, IL

2009              Ocala Art Festival, Ocala, FL

2008              Wausau Festival of the Arts, Wausau, WI

2003               Iowa City Arts Festival, Iowa City, IA

2002               Broad Ripple Art Festival, Indianapolis, IN

Gallery Affiliation

Emergent, Aurora, IL

References

William Catling, Professor of Art, Department of Art & Design, Azusa Pacific

           University, Azusa, CA. 91702,

           Phone: (626) 387-5726

           Email: bcatling@apu.edu

Terry Dobson, Professor, Director of Design: Assistant Professor, Department of Art

            and Design, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA. 91702

            Phone: (626) 815-6000

            Email: tdobson@apu.edu

Becky Roe, Assistant Professor, Department of Art and Design, Azusa Pacific

            University, Azusa, CA. 91702,

            Phone (626) 755-4354

            Email: roedesign@mac.com

Mark Levi – Middle School Art Teacher; Waldo Middle School, Aurora IL 60506,

            Phone: (630) 440-0214

            Email addresss: mlevi@d131.org