Mardis Nenno
Mardis Nenno

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MARDIS NENNO 

 

EDUCATION:

1986     Washington State University, Pullman, WA   MFA Ceramics and Sculpture

1974     Montana State University, Bozeman, MT   BFA Fine Arts

1972     Alfred University, N.Y. State School of Ceramics 

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

1991- 2016     Instructor, Fine Arts  Spokane Falls Community College

2009          Yuma Symposium Artist/Presenter  Yuma, AZ

2008         Resident artist, Experimental Pottery Workshop Jingdezhen, China

2006          Resident artist, Archie Bray Foundation   Helena, MT

1986-91     Assistant Professor, Fine Arts  Whitworth College   Spokane , WA

1982-86     Instructor, Fine Arts  Whitworth College  Spokane, WA

1974-81     Professional studio potter   Belt, MT

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS, 1986-2011

One and Two Person Exhibits:

2014    Look Back  Trackside Gallery  Spokane WA

2012    Mardis Nenno/Paul Lewing   Vashon Allied Arts   Vashon Island, WA

2011    Scintilla   Saranac Art Projects  Spokane WA

2010    Sift   Fine Arts Gallery  EWU, Cheney, WA

2008    Indelible   Kolva/Sullivan Gallery  Spokane, WA

2007    Oriel  Jundt Museum, Gonzaga University  Spokane, WA

2006    Seam; A Family Geography   Lorinda Knight Gallery   Spokane, WA

2003    Deep Sleep  North Idaho College, ID

1999    Safe Passage Spokane Art School  Spokane, WA

1994    Visual repairs: seeing is believing Chase Gallery Spokane, WA 

1989    Recent Works  Spokane Art School  Spokane, WA

1988    Betha Gutsche/ Mardis Thoreson  Alonso Sullivan Gallery  Seattle, WA 

1987    Domestic Clay  Fine Arts Gallery  EWU, Cheney, WA

1986    MFA Exhibit  Gallery Two  WSU, Pullman, WA

 

GROUP EXHIBITS:

2018     Abundant Bowl   Clay Studio of Missoula,  Missoula, MT

2017    20th  Anniversary Exhibit   Art Spirit Gallery  Coeur D’Alene, ID 

2015    Small Works  Trackside Gallery   Spokane, WA

2013    Northwest Ceramics Invitational  Kolva Sullivan Gallery  Spokane, WA

2011    The Genuine Article June Gallery  Helena, MT

2011    Northwest Atmospheric Ceramics   Jundt Museum  Gonzaga University

2009    30th Annual Yuma Symposium Presentersʼ Exhibit Yuma, AZ

2008    9th Annual Ceramics Invitational  Art Spirit Gallery   Coeur DʼAlene, ID

2008    Contemporary Ceramics: Kolva/Sullivan Collection  Jundt Museum

2008    Ceramics Montana Invitational  University of Montana Missoula, MT

2008    Northwest Connection: Contemporary Works in Clay Esvalt Gallery, Columbia

    Basin College

2006    Resident Artist Exhibit  Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT

2006    International Symposium Exhibit   Archie Bray Foundation  Helena, MT

2005    Shift  Spokane Falls Community College

1999    Faculty Exhibit  Spokane Falls Community College

1999    19th Annual Northwest International  Whatcom Art Museum, Bellingham, WA 

1996    Faculty Exhibit  Gonzaga University

1996    Faculty Exhibit  Spokane Falls Community College

1991    the story of my life  Chase Gallery. City Hall Spokane, WA

1991    Elitism and Art   Spokane Art School, Spokane, WA

1990    Goodwill Art Exhibit Goodwill Games, Spokane, WA.

1990    100 Years of Washington Art  Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

1990    Faculty Exhibit  Whitworth College, Spokane, WA

1988    Chuck Hindes and Friends   Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA 

1988    Faculty Exhibit   Whitworth College, Spokane, WA

1988    Sculpture;Escape From Tradition   Alonso Sullivan Gallery  Seattle, WA

1988    Reflections Through the Fire  Eastern Oregon State College  Lagrande, OR

 1987    Lenexa National 3-D Exhibit Lenexa, KS

1987    Ceramic Works  Lewis and Clark College  Portland, OR

1986    Ceramic Invitational  EWU   Cheney, WA