Monika Wulfers

Credits: Mieke Zuiderweg

Education: BA, North Central College, 1968, MFA School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1973; Positions: Founding member of ARC (Artists, Residents of Chicago), 1972; Resident artist at Argonne National Laboratory, 1975-1982; Board member N.A.M.E. Gallery, 1984; Visiting Assistant Professor, Studio Arts, Head of Sculpture Department, and Director, Reicher Gallery, Barat College of DePaul University, 2000-2002; Adjunct Professor, College of Lake County, Illinois, 2003-2005. Select Shows: Schoenherr Gallery, North Central College, Naperville, IL, Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass, Neenah, WI, Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL, South Bend Museum of Art, South Bend, IN, Bruno David Projects, St. Louis, MO, Lubeznik Center for the Arts, Michigan City, IN, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago, IL, Museum of Architecture, Wroclaw, Poland, Centre Bavaria Bohemia, Schönsee, Germany, Gallery of Slovak Union of Visual Arts, Bratislava, Slovak Republic, Museum of West Bohemia, Pilsen, Czech Republic, Indiana University NW, Gary, IN, FLATFILEgalleries, Chicago, IL, USM Penang, Malaysia, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, Museum Moderner Kunst/Museum des 20.Jahrhunderts, Vienna, Austria, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen, Germany, Goethe Institute Chicago, IL Feature Gallery, Chicago, IL; BIBLIOGRAPHY: GlassQuarterly, CAA.Reviews, The Architects Newspaper, Hyperallergic, Huffington Post, Examiner, New City. Collections: DePaul University, Arts and Letters Building, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen, Germany, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, Kemper Collection. Included in many private collections such as Dr. and Mrs. Walter Massey, Illinois, Maria Smithburg, Chicago, IL, Hamza Walker, California, Bruce Gregga, California.

 

Awards & Recognitions

  • 2014 Individual Artists Program, Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Event $5000
  • 2013 Individual Artists Program, Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Event $4000
  • 2012 CAAP Community Arts Assistance Program Grant, City of Chicago, Department of Cultural Affairs, Cultural Grants, $650
  • 2008 CAAP Community Arts Assistance Program Grant, City of Chicago, Department of Cultural Affairs, Cultural Grants, $1000
  • 2007 CAAP Community Arts Assistance Program Grant, City of Chicago, Department of Cultural Affairs, Cultural Grants, $500

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