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SELECTED AWARDS
2002 The Dorothy L. Stubnitz Professor of Art, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
2000 The Ryan Award for Excellence in Teaching, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
1995 Pittsburgh Artist of the Year, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA
1991 Alumni Achievement in Art, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA
1980/1982 Individual Artist Fellowship, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts

SELECTED ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2017 Willful Wondering/Drawings 2011-2016, The Media Center Gallery, Rice University, Houston, TX

2016 Willful Wondering/Drawings 2011-2016, Miller Gallery, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA (catalog)
Willful Wondering/Selected Works, Tinney Contemporary, Nashville, TN
Willful Wondering/Works on Paper, Heike Pickett Gallery, Lexington, KY
New Work by Patricia Bellan-Gillen, Susan Tinney Contemporary, Nashville, TN

2015 New Work by Patricia Bellan-Gillen, Station Gallery, Lock Haven, PA
Small Stories/Small Works by Patricia Bellan-Gillen, Heike Pickett Gallery, Lexington and Versailles, KY

2014 Works on Paper by Patricia Bellan-Gillen, Solander Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand

2013 Susan Tinney Contemporary, Nashville, TN
James Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
Lake George Art Project Gallery, Lake George, NY

2012 Beautiful Stories (Remix), Elzay Gallery, Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH
Ohi(Re)Collection, Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca College, Ithaca NY

2011 University Gallery, University of Northern Kentucky, Highland Heights, KY
Stealing Stories New Drawings by Patricia Bellan-Gillen S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, UNC Asheville
University Gallery, University of North Carolina Asheville, Asheville, NC
Susan Tinney Contemporary, Nashville, TN
Elzay Art Gallery, Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH

2009 Zoo•Logic, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA

2008 Zoo•Logic, The Erie Museum of Art, Erie, PA and Chautauqua Institute Gallery, Stroll Arts Center, Chautauqua, NY
Zoo•Logic: Small Works, Heike Pickett Gallery, Lexington and Versailles, KY
Zoo•Logic: Large Scale Works, AWW Fine Art Gallery, Georgetown College, Georgetown, KY

2006 Kendall Gallery of Art, Ferris State University, Grand Rapids, MI
Butters Gallery, Portland, OR

2005 Not Really Animal Stories, Bruce Gallery, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

2004 Artists Image Resource, Pittsburgh, PA

2001 Space 201, The Brewhouse, Pittsburgh, PA Heike Pickett Pickett Gallery, Versailles, KY

2000 Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, SUNY at Alfred, Alfred, NY

1999 University Art Gallery, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM Merwin and Wakely Gallery, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL

1998 University Gallery, Miami University, Oxford, OH Foreland Street Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

1997 Butters Gallery, Portland, OR

1996 Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR College Art Gallery Sweet Briar College Art Gallery, Sweet Briar College, Sweet Briar,VA
College of Saint Rose, Albany, NY
Sweet Briar College Art Gallery, Sweet Briar College, Sweet Briar, VA
Space 201, The Brewhouse, Pittsburgh, PA Heike Pickett Pickett Gallery, Versailles, KY

1995 The Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Heuzer Art Gallery, Bradley University, Peoria, IL
Artemesia, Chicago, IL
Mesaros Gallery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV
Artist of the Year Exhibition, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA

1994 Kittredge Gallery, University of the Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA
Middleton-McMillan Gallery, Spirit Square Center for the Arts, Charlotte, NC
Morehead University Art Gallery, Morehead University, Morehead, KY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 Works on Paper, Solander Gallery, Wellington, NZ

2016 Wolves, Magic Mirrors and Spinning Wheels: the Anatomy of Fairy Tales, Everhart Museum, Scranton, PA
Collage, VACI Galleries, Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua, NY
John Reigert, Space Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2015 Marking Wonderland/The Drawing Show 2, Kenise Barnes Gallery, Larchmont, NY
Wall Paintings, Space Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2013 Carol Prusa and Patricia Bellan-Gillen/New Work, Heike Pickett Gallery, Lexington and Versailles, KY

2012 Inspired Colleagues, Gallery 61, New York Institute of Technology, New York, NY
Fauna: Figuring and Fathoming, Kipp Gallery, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA

2011 Pittsburgh Biennial, Gertrude’s Lot, The Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA
Invitational, Heike Pickett Gallery, Versailles, KY
INDA 6, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
Printmaking Survey East/West, University Art Museum, University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA and Ameen Art Gallery,
Nicholls, State University, Thibodaux, LA
Large-Scale Drawings, UMW Gallery, University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, MD

2010 FRACKING, Exit Art, New York, NY
Pulp Friction, James Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
Printmaking as A Catalyst for Social Change, AIR, Pittsburgh, PA
Introduction, Susan Tinney Contemporary, Nashville, TN
The Ground We Walk ON, Satellite Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC
Summer Exhibition, Sherry Leedy Contemporary Art Gallery, Kansas City
Small Gems, Butters Gallery, Portland, OR
Metaphysical Manifestations, Susan Tinney Contemporary, Nashville, TN
University Gallery, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Searching for God, Kuhn Gallery, Ohio State University, Marion, OH
Printmaking, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
INDA 5, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2009 Monoprints/Drawing with Ink, Frans Masreel Centrum, Belgium
Lake George Zoo II, Lake George Art Center, Lake George, NY
2 Be or Not to Be, Stedman Art Gallery, State University of New Jersey, Camden, NJ

2008 Celebrating Darwin, Hopkins Hall Gallery, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH and Kuhn Gallery, Ohio State University,Marion, OH
Big Prints, Rice University Gallery, Houston, TX
Pittsburgh 250, Fe Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2007 Glassnost, Regina Gouger Miller Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2006 Cattle in American Art, 1820-2000, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY
10th Anniversary Exhibitions, Artists Image Resource, Pittsburgh, PA
20 Years, Heike Pickett Gallery, New Versailles, KY
Blues and Baseball, James Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2005 2005+, James Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
Pressing On, University Gallery, Kent State University, Kent, OH

2004 Flock and Fable, The Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY

2003 Mentors/Students, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
Artists of the Commonwealth: Realism in Pennsylvania Painting1950-2000, Erie Art Museum, Erie, PA
West moreland County Museum of Art, Greensburg, PA
Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretto, PA
Everhart Museum of Art, Science and Natural History, Scranton, PA State Museum, Harrisburg, PA
Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA
Print Sojourn, Selections from Egress Press, Erie Art Museum, Erie PA; Elzay Gallery, Ohio Northern University, Weyers-Sampson Gallery, Theil College, Greenville, AIR, Pittsburgh, PA

2002 Mixed Metaphors, The University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie, WY
Artists Crossing Lines, The Pittsburgh Glass Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Animals in Art, Bowman Gallery, Allegheny College, Meadville, PA
Boston Printmakers,2002 North American Print Exhibition, 808 Gallery, Boston University, Boston, MA
Holy Work, Human Hands, Busch Art Gallery, Salem, OR
From the Permanent Collection, The State Museum, Harrisburg, PA
Prints: Process and Product, SRC Art Gallery, The College of Saint Rose, Albany, NY
A.I.R. at Foreland Street, William Busta Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2001 American Art Today: Fantasy and Oddity, The Art Museum at FIU, Florida International University, Miami, FL
8 Hour Drawing Show, Bowman and Penelec Galleries, Allegheny College, Meadville, PA

2000 Foreland Street Studios, Pittsburgh, PA
50th AOY Anniversary Exhibition, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA
Patricia Bellan-Gillen and Susanne Slavick, New Harmony Center for Contemporary Art, New Harmony, IN

1999 Religion in Contemporary Art, Tacoma Museum of Art, Tacoma, WA
Selections From Zygote, Artists Image Resource and the New York Print Workshop, The Center for Innovative Printmaking, Lafayette University, Easton. PA and Westminster College Art Gallery, Westminster College, New Wilmington, PA
The Future, Butters Art Gallery, Portland, OR
Gallery Artists, Heike Pickett Gallery, Versailles, KY
Three Pittsburgh Artists, Bruce Gallery, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

1998 Five Artists, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY
World Image, Image World, Kunst Seminar Freie Hochschule, Metzingen, Germany
Split Fountains, Prints from Artists Image Resource and Zygote Press, Gallery 138, Kent State University, Kent, OH

1997 Patricia Bellan-Gillen and Carol Kumata, the State Museum at Harrisburg, Harrisburg, PA and Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburgh, PA
Nostalgia for the Future, Nova Scotia School of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada
Five Printmakers, Tyler School of Art-Rome Galleries, Rome, Italy
Living Together, Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya, Japan
Patricia Bellan-Gillen and Dale Leyes, Turman Gallery, University of Indiana, Terre Haute, IN
Gallery Artists, Associated American Artists, New York, NY
American Gothic, Lebanon Valley College, Anneville, PA
Allographies, Sutton Museum of Art, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA

1996 Object/Symbol, Associated American Artists Gallery, New York, NY
Abstraction: Monoprint/Monotype, The University Museum Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA
Emote Sensing, Southern Graphics Conference, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV
Five Artists Projects, Foreland Street Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
The Printed Word in Art, Erie Museum of Art, Outreach, Erie, PA

1995 Keystones, Artists Fom the State, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretto, PA

1994 Invitational, Heike Pickett Gallery,Lexington, KY
Exquisite Corpse, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland

1993 Three Person Exhibition, Tyler Art Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Pittsburgh x 7, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA
Frostburg State College, Frostburg, MD

1990 New Artists, B R Kornblatt Gallery, Washington D. C.

1989 Spaces, Cleveland, OH

1987 Mid-America Biennial, Owensboro Museum of Art, Owensboro, KY

1985 Drawings, Gallery K Washington D.C.

1984 Drawing Invitational, State University of New York at Brockport, Brockport, NY

SELECTED RESIDENCIES AND LECTURES
2011 The Drawing Room, Camberwell University, Wimbledon, UK
University of North Carolina/Asheville, Asheville, NC
Gallery Talk, Susan Tinney Contemporary, Nashville, TN

2010 Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Lincoln Park School for the Visual Arts, Midland, PA

2009 Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA
2 Be or Not 2 Be, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

2008 Erie Museum of Art, Erie, PA
Print Residency, Art Department, Rice University, Houston, TX
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Georgetown College, Georgetown, KY

2006 Kendall College of Art, Ferris State University, Grand Rapids, MI

2005 Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

2001 Oregon College of Arts and Crafts, Portland, OR
Visual Literacy, panel participant, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
Blossom Festival Kent State Universty, Kent, OH
Washington County Art Educators Association, Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA
Artists Lecture Series, The Brewhouse, Pittsburgh, PA

2000 Southern Indiana University, New Harmony, IN
NYSCC at Alfred Univesity, Alfred, NY
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA
Community College of Westmoreland County, New Stanton, PA

1999 New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL

1998 Miami University, Oxford, OH

1997 University of Indiana, Terre Haute, IN
The Applebee Distinguished Lecture, Lebanon Valley College, Anneville, PA

1996 Rice University, Art Department, Houston, TX
University of Kentucky, Art Department, Lexington, KY
College of Saint Rose, Art Department, Albany, NY Sweet Briar College, Sweet Briar VA

1995 Bradley University, Art Department, Peoria, IL
West Virginia University, Art Department, Morgantown, WV
University of the Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA

1994 Morehead University, Morehead, KY

GALLERY REPRESENTATION
Tinney Contemporary, 237 5th Avenue North Nashville, TN
Butters Gallery, Portland, OR
Heike Pickett Gallery, Versailles, KY
James Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
Sherry Leedy Contemporary, Kansas City, MO

EDUCATION
M.F.A. in Printmaking, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Graduate studies in printmaking, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
B.F.A. in Printmaking, Edinboro State College, Edinboro, PA
BS in Art Education, Edinboro State College, Edinboro, PA