{C}     Julia Sermersheim                                 812-544-3019

            251 E. Snowflake Lane, Santa Claus, IN 47579                                                                 justjulia.com            

        

 

 

CLASSES

 

Taken at Quilt/Surface Design Symposium, Columbus, Ohio *unless otherwise noted.

 

2013                 Luann Rimel                              From Camera to Cloth – Photographs &

                                                                              Textile Constructions

                                                                        *Arrowmont, Gatlinburg, TN (week)

2009                 Mary Todd Beam                       Creative Edge

                                                                                                *Arrowmont, Gatlinburg, TN (week)

2008                 Akira Blount                              *Master Class in Doll Sculptures

                                                                                                Arrowmont, Gatlinburg, TN (week)

2008                 Gerald F. Brommer                    *Watercolor Media (week)

                                                                                                Henderson, KY

2007                 Akira Blount                              *Anthropomorphic Doll Sculptures

                                                                                                Arrowmont, Gatlinburg, TN (week)

2005                 Laura Vickerson                                    *Site/Space/Surroundings

                                                                                                Penland School of Craft (2 weeks)

2004                 Fran Skiles                                Printing  & Collage with Paper & Fabric (week)

 

2003                 Nikki Bonnet                             Finding Your Own Style (week)

 

2002                 Liz Axford                                 Variations on a Theme (2 days)

 

2000                 Joan Schulze                            *Surface Design Techniques

                                                                                                Arrowmont, Gatlinburg, TN (week)

1999                 Akimi Nakomo Cohn                  Plaited Structures (2 days)

 

1996                 Shari Dawn Roberts                   Creative Machine Quilting (2 days)

 

1993                 Ann Adams                               Wax Resist (2 days)

 

1993                 Ana Lisa Hedstrom                    Arashi Shibori  (week)

 

1992                 Deborah Melton Anderson         Reverse Applique (week)

 

1991                 Judi Warren                               Creating Transparencies (week)

 

 

EDUCATION

 

1988                 M.A.                 `                       Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

 

1970                 M.A.                                         Ball State University, Muncie, IN

 

1967                 B.S.                                          Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN

 

 

AWARDS:

2006                 Artist of the Year/Spencer County, Arts Council of Southwest Indiana, Evansville, IN

2003-2002         Indiana Arts Commission Grant, National Endowment for the Arts

 

MEMBER OF:

Grant Advisory Panelist, Indiana Arts Commission, Indianapolis, IN., 2003, 2005, 2006

Committee Member, Arts Council, Southwest Indiana, Evansville, IN., 2003

Visual Arts Committee, Krempp Gallery, Jasper, IN., 1999-2003

 

COMMISSIONS:

2010                 All In One, Huntingburgh, IN

2010                 Private Collection, Santa Claus, IN

2006                 Private Collection, Newburgh, IN

2005                 Deaconess Gateway Hospital, Newburgh, IN

2004                 MasterBrand Cabinets, Jasper, IN

2003                 Freedom Bank, Rockport, IN

2001                 Solarbron Pointe, Evansville, IN

 

SHOWS/JURIED AND OTHERS:

 

2015     • St. Meinrad Archabbey Library – Two-Person Show – 1/10/-2/28, St. Meinrad, IN

 

2014     • “Fantastic Fibers” at Audubon Invitational, Henderson, KY

 

2013     • 7Stitch: Contemporary Textile Art from Kentucky & surrounding states, Morehead State University,

Morehead, KY, Juried Exhibition

 

2012     • 68th Annual Wabash Juried Exhibition.  Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, Indiana. Phyllis Dye Turner Award of Excellence.

            • Columbus Learning Center, Columbus, IN, Solo Exhibition.

 

2011     • Halcyon Contemporary Art Gallery, Terre Haute, IN Three-Person Exhibition

                                    • Gallery North, Bloomington, Indiana, Solo show.

• Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, Indiana.  Moench Hall, Upper Gallery. Solo Exhibition.

• Mid-States Exhibition, Evansville Art Museum, Evansville, Indiana.  Juried.

 

2010     • Manchester College, N. Manchester, IN Solo Exhibition

• Kentucky Wesleyan College, Owensboro, KY, Solo Exhibition

                                    • Indigo Hotel, Columbus, IN, Solo Exhibition

• University of Evansville, Evansville, IN Five-Person Exhibition

• 66th Annual Wabash Juried Exhibition,

Swope Art Museum, Terre haute, IN

 

2009     • Kentucky Biennial II Juried Exhibition, Museum of Art & Craft, Louisville, KY

                                    • 65th Annual Wabash Juried Exhibition, Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN

                                    • Deaconess Women’s Show, Inspired Women, Evansville, IN Juried Exhibition

 

2008     • 64th Annual Wabash Juried Exhibition, Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN

                                    Phyllis Dye Turner Award of Distinction

                                    • Arts Council of Southwest Indiana, Members in Textile Exhibition, Evansville, IN

 

2007     • Mid-States Exhibition, Evansville Museum, Evansville, IN, Juried Exhibition

                                    • Manchester College, N. Manchester, IN, Solo Exhibition

                                    • 63rd Annual Wabash Juried Exhibition, Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN

                                    • Shircliff Gallery, Vincennes University, Vincennes, IN, Solo Exhibition

                                    • Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN, Fiber Show, Juried Exhibition

                                    • Deaconess Hospital, Evansville, IN, Inspired Women, Juried Exhibition

 

2006     • Four-Person Traveling Exhibition, Coming Unquilted, Organized by the members:

                                    Audubon Museum, Henderson, KY

                                    Old Stone Gallery, Newburgh, IN

                                    Southeastern Illinois College, Harrisburg, IL

                                    Oakland City University, Oakland City, IN

                                    Evansville Chamber of Commerce, Evansville, IN

                                    • Solarbron Point, Evansville, IN, Juried Exhibition – Second Place and Recognition Awards

 

2005     • Old Stone Gallery, Newburgh, IN, Solo Exhibition

                                    • Museum of Art & Craft, Louisville,KY, For The Love of Flowers, Invitational Exhibition

 

2003     • Southern Hills Counseling Center, Jasper, IN, Solo Exhibition

                                    • Evansville Museum, Working Together, Evansville, IN, Juried Exhibition

 

2002     • Marshall Gallery, Greensboro, NC, Juried Exhibition

                                    • Fredricksburg Center for Creative Arts, Fredricksburg,VA, Juried Exhibition

 

2001     • Krempp Gallery, Jasper, IN, Three-Person Juried Exhibition

                                    • Evansville Museum, Evansville, IN, All Members Invitation Exhibition

                                    • Evansville Museum, Evansville, IN, Working Together Juried Exhibition

                                    • Mid-States Exhibition, Evansville Museum, Evansville, IN, Juried Exhibition

 

2000     • Krempp Gallery, Jasper, IN, Juried Exhibition

 

1998     • Krempp Gallery, Jasper, IN, Juried Exhibition

                                    • Mid-States Exhibition, Evansville, IN, Juried Exhibition

 

1996     • Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI, Juried Exhibition,  Fiber Award

           

 

 

 

 

COLLECTIONS:

 

Contemporary Art Gallery, New Harmony, IN

Museum of Art & Craft, Louisville, KY

Koi Gallery, Galt House,  Louisville, KY

 

PUBLICATIONS:

 

                        2012     Into Art, “Fiber Art at Columbus Learning Center”, October-December, 2012

                       

                        2011     Spectrum”, Arts Illiana, Terre Haute, IN, Issue# 17

 

2010     1000 Artisan Textiles, Contemporary Fiber Art, Quilts, and Wearables

 

 

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