Resume, Selected

Katherine Ace


1953 Chicago, Illinois


1975 BA Cum Laude, Knox College, Galesburg IL, ceramics major, painting minor

Solo Exhibitions

2019 “Moments Of Transformation” .Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital Portland OR

2018 Face to Face, San Francisco Art Fair, Woodside/Braseth Gallery.

2018 Face to Face, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2016 Unwritten Tales, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2015-17Grimms’ Tales (traveling show)

Mattie Kelly Arts Center, Niceville, FL

Hardin Center for Cultural Arts, Gadsden, AL

Albany Museum of Art, Albany, GA

Anderson Center for the Arts, Anderson, IN

Parthenon Museum, Nashville, TN

The Ella Sharp Museum, Jackson, MI

Burger Gallery, Kean University, Union, NJ

2014 Grimms’ Hooks, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

Tales, Zolla/Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, IL

Modern Metaphors, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL

2012 Fleeting Vista, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

The New Still Life, Davis & Cline, Ashland, OR

2010 Neptune’s Picnic and Beyond, Woodside/John Braseth Gallery, Seattle, WA

Neptune’s Picnic, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2008 Creation / Chaos, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2007 New Paintings, Gordon Woodside/John Braseth Gallery, Seattle, WA

Looking Down, Seeing Up, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2005 Katherine Ace, Ellen Noel Art Museum, Odessa, TX

Venus Revealed, Hidell Brooks Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2004 Open Fields, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR

Washington State University, Vancouver WA

2003 Momentary Histories. Woodside/Braseth Gallery, Seattle WA

Oregon State University, Fairbanks Gallery. Douglas Russell, curator

Pratt Fine Arts Center, Seattle WA. Susan Olds, curator

Gallery 76 – Wenatchee Valley College, Wenatchee WA . Rae Dana, curator

2002 Reflections on Memory, Margo Jacobsen, Portland OR

2001 Spaces Between, Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL. Melissa Ganje, curator

Woodside/Braseth Gallery, Seattle, WA

2000 Mystical and Mundane, Ellensburg Community Center, Ellensburg WA. Mary Frances, curator

Lane Community College, Eugene OR. Harold Hoy, curator

Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR

1999 Invitational exhibition at The Governor’s Ceremonial Office, Salem OR

Along the Wastes of Eden, Portland State University, Littman Gallery, Portland, OR

Invitational, celebrating Women’s History Month, Pacific University, Forest Grove, OR

Woodside/Braseth Gallery, Seattle, WA

1998 Along the Wastes of Eden, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA. Susan Olds, curator

Solo Exhibitions continued

1997 The Cliff Dwellers (Chicago Arts Club), Chicago, IL

Woodside/Braseth Gallery, Seattle, WA

Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR

Oregon Health Sciences University, BICC center, Portland, OR. Jane Beebe, Mary Josephson, invitational committee

Green River Community College, Helen S. Smith Gallery, Auburn WA

1996 Portland State University, Littman Gallery, Portland OR

Phinney Community Art Center, Seattle WA

Seattle University, Seattle University Women’s Center, WA

1995 Portland State University, Center for the Study of Religion, Portland OR

Acanthus Gallery, Portland, OR

Anniversary, University of Oregon, EMU Gallery, Eugene, OR

Maude Kerns Art Center, Eugene, OR

Anniversary, University of Oregon, EMU Gallery, Eugene, OR

1994 Anniversary, University of Oregon, EMU Gallery, Eugene, OR

Oregon School of Arts and Crafts, Centrum Gallery, Portland, OR

Work Week of Saint Eve, Grants Pass Museum of Art, Grants Pass, OR,

Setting the Table, Pacific University, Kathrin Cawein Gallery, Forest Grove OR

Paccar Corporation, Seattle, WA

1993 Shoreline College, Seattle, WA

Pondering Possibilities, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

1992 Southern Oregon State College, The Other Art Gallery, Ashland, OR

Group Exhibitions

2019 Nine Portraits, Froelick Gallery summer gallery artists group show, Portland Or

2018 Girls’ Brunch, shown at the Seattle Art Fair, Woodside/Braseth Gallery, Seattle WA

2015 Stilleven, Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Salem, OR

West Coast Biennal Exhibition Turtle Bay Museums, Turtle Bay, CA, Grand Prize Recipient

2014 In Passionate Pursuit: The Arlene and Harold Schnitzer Collection and Legacy, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

2013 Optic Nerve: The Art Of Perception, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

FIRE Department, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2012 Provenance: In Honor of Arlene Schnitzer, (catalogue) Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR

2010 Two of a Kind, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2007 While All the Tribes of Birds Sang, Chicago Gallery, Illinois State Museum, Chicago, IL

First Exhibit, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2005 Paris Gibson Square Museum, MT, three artist show with Laura Ross-Paul and Sherrie Wolf

Art Slate Invitational, Condon, OR

“Sleight of Mind: Magic Realism in Contemporary Art” Flushing Council on Culture and the Arts at Flushing Town Hall, NY. Louise Weinberg, curator.

Assemblages, Hidell Brooks Gallery, Charlotte NC

2004 Pringle Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Gallery Artists, Woodside/Braseth Gallery, Seattle, WA

2003 Gallery Artists, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

Ten Years, One Foot After Another, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR

Art Slate 2003, Invitational, Henry Sayre awards juror, Condon OR

2002 Group show, Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland OR

ANA 31, Holter Museum of Art. Helena MT. Jerold Peters juror

2002 Art About Agriculture Twentieth Anniversary Tour Exhibit, Tour 2002, Oregon State U. Corvallis; The High Desert Museum, Bend OR; Klamath County Gov’t Center, Klamath Falls, OR

Kows for Kids, Fundraising donation Portland, OR

2001 Points of View, Margo Jacobsen Gallery, National Realist Invitational, Portland, OR

Pleasure Craft, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma WA. Gladys Nilsson juror

Art Slate 2001, Invitational/invitational, Condon, OR

CALYX, publishers of women’s literature and the CALYX Journal, 25 year invitational exhibition, Corvallis, OR

2000 ANA 29, Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT, Lucy Lippard, juror

Northwest Realism, Woodside/Braseth Gallery, Seattle, WA

Two Decades of Art at the John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA

Construction Outfit, Maryhill Museum of Art construction fundraiser, Portland, OR

Art of the Vine, Vorpal Gallery, San Francisco, CA

All Things Great and Small, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA

John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis CA, Beverly Hills Int. Art Fair

1999 Margo Jacobsen Gallery, “Figurative Work” Aug., “Small Work” Dec. Portland, OR

Frozen Moments, Bush Barn Art Center, Salem, OR

Beauty in the Beast, Maryhill Museum of Art, Goldendale, WA. Lee Musgrave, curator

1998 Candy, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR

1998 Interior Pauses, Contemporary NW Realism, Maryhill Museum of Art, Goldendale WA, Lee Musgrave, curator

Illuminations of the Sacred, Portland State Univ., Portland, OR

Bows and Eros, Vorpal Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1997 Three Wise Women, Three artist exhibit, Vorpal Gallery, San Francisco, CA

The Bird Show, Mark Woolley Gallery (formerly Acanthus), Portland, OR

Go Figure, Group Invitational, Acanthus Gallery, Portland, OR

Friends of the Phinney, Phinney Center, Seattle, WA

1996 Dolls & Monsters, Bumbershoot, Seattle, WA, Kathy Ross curator

Symphony Artists’ Exhibition, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland, OR

The Cake Show, Acanthus Gallery, Portland, OR

16th Annual NW Internat’l Art Exhibit, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA

1995 – 99 Group Shows, Woodside/Braseth Gallery, Seattle, WA

Northwest Poets & Artists Calendar exhibitions, WA

Visionaries – 20 Northwest Artists” Bumbershoot, Seattle WA, Juan Alonso curator

The Figure in Context, four-artist invitational, University Galleries, College of Fine Arts, Eastern Washington University, Cheney, WA

Food for Thought, PACCAR Corp. Artist of the Month cafeteria exhibit

Bellevue Art Museum Pacific Northwest Annual, Bellevue, WA

SurReal Estate, the Art Center of Douglas County, CO

BACA 11th Annual Exhibition, 1995, Berkeley Art Center Association, CA

Botanica, Acanthus Gallery, Portland, OR

1995 Opening Doors, The Art Center of Douglas County, CO

Flowers, Jamison/Thomas Gallery, Portland, OR

1994 The Figure in Context, four-artist invitational, Eastern Washington University, Cheney, WA

Acanthus Gallery, gallery artists exhibition, 1994, Portland, OR

Eastwick Gallery, gallery artist exhibitions, Chicago, IL

Hoyt National, Judy Chicago juror, Hoyt Inst. of Fine Arts, New Castle, PA

1994 Northwest Poets & Artists Calendar exhibitions: North Sound Bank, Bainbridge Island ; the Seattle

Group Exhibitions continued

1994 Bumbershoot; Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum; and the Mesolinei & Amici Gallery, Seattle

1993 University of Portland, Portland, OR, Two Person Exhibit

Eastwick Gallery, gallery artist exhibitions, Chicago, IL

Women’s Visions, Calyx Art Show, Invitational, Corvallis, OR

Art and Spirit, Invitational, Parliament of the World’s Religions, Chicago, IL

Setting the Table, Art and Food, Bumbershoot Art Festival, Seattle, WA

Images of Destruction and Regeneration, Middle Tennessee State University, TN

Crossing Boundaries, WCA, Springfield Museum, Springfield, OR

Women on Women, Artsquad Gallery, Easton, PA

Issues of Color and Gender, Tarleton State University, Stephenville, TX

1992 Two Artist Exhibition, Martin Chasin Curator, Bridgeport, CT

Giving Thanks to Mother Earth, Spirit Echoes Gallery, Austin, TX

1992 Contemporary Trends ‘92/The Current Avant-Garde, Artsquad , Easton, PA

Scene & Unseen, E. New Mexico University, Portales, NM

Faber Birren Annual Color Award Show, S. Norwalk, CT

1991 Men by Women, Concord, CA

Images, a Woman’s World, Salem, OR

1990 Invitational Bridgeport Exhibition, Bridgeport, CT (two person show)

1989 ART-USA, Western Colorado Cntr. for the Arts National Exhibition, CO

1986 Pastels Only, Kansas Pastel Society,

1986 Corsicana Annual National Exhibition, Corsicana, TX

Salon de Refuses, Invitational Exhibition, Pacific Grove, CA

Members’ Exhibit, Center for the Visual Arts, Oakland CA

1985 Rockford International 85, Rockford, IL

Contemporary Spiritual Arts, Biblical Arts Center, Texas

ANEW, Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolor

Batavia 3rd Annual National Exhibition, CA

Selected Corporate
and Public Collections

Ambac Corporation, New York, NY

Corestates Financial of Philadelphia Bank, PA

Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL

Ellen Noel Museum of Art, Odessa, TX

Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Willamette University, Salem, OR

HARSCH Investments, Portland, OR

Meyer Memorial Trust, Portland, OR

Oregon State University, Valley Library, Corvallis, OR

Paccar Corporation, Northwest Art Collection, Seattle, WA

Paragon Corporation, Seattle, WA

Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

Portland Community College, Portland, OR

Southern Oregon University, Center for the Arts, Ashland, OR

Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

Justice Building Oregon State Capitol OR