Wendy Vaughan
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Wendy Vaughan Biography

Wendy Vaughan
10029 N. 22nd Street
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 349-7959

Email Wendy Vaughan at
gvaughan11@hotmail.com if you would like a price list sent of all available paintings.


 
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Current Representation:
Gallery Piquel — New Hope, PA
Fredericksburg Good Art Company — Fredericksburg, TX

History
Art Prize — Grand Rapids, MI — 2010
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts — Artbreak Presentation: "A Royal Menagerie" — September 2007
WARD Gallery — Harbor Springs, MI — 2005-2009
Mixed Media Gallery — Saugatuck/Douglas, MI — 2001-2005
Bridge Street Gallery — Plainwell, MI — 1999 to 2002
Animalia Gallery — Saugatuck, MI — 1995 to 1996
Art Director, SignArt, Inc. — Kalamazoo, MI — 1975 to 1996
Newspaper ad illustrations for Crossroads Mall — Kalamazoo, MI — 1980's
Greeting card illustrations for Evergreen Press — California — 1980's
Distributed own line of greeting cards in the 1980's
Numerous paintings sold to art collectors over the years
Maiden name: Wendy Kornmiller or Wendy Kornmiller-Vaughan

Education
BA in painting from Western Michigan University — Kalamazoo, MI
Scholarship to Allen R. Hite Art Institute, University of Louisville — Louisville, KY

Publications
2011 Fiber Festival — magazine cover
Animal World USA — Memphis TN, Feb. 2010 — Cover artwork and interview
Vision Magazine — San Diego, CA, May 2008 — Artwork photos
The Animal World magazine — Memphis TN, Oct. 2007 — Cover artwork and interview
Michigan Fiber Festival — 2004
Kalamazoo Gazette — Kalamazoo, MI — March 27, 2004
The Commercial Record — Saugatuck, MI — October 9, 2003
The Commercial Record/Resorter — Saugatuck, MI — May 22, 2003
Kalamazoo Gazette — Kalamazoo, MI — April 11, 2003
Kalamazoo Gazette — Kalamazoo, MI — May, 2002
Allegan County News — Allegan, MI — February 7, 2002

Special Awards
Magazine — Collector's Edition, Best of Artists — 2012

2011 Billboard Contest sponsored through Kalamazoo Institute of Arts and Adams Outdoor Advertising - 1 year with artwork, name and website on 14'x48' billboard.

2011 West Michigan Area Show, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts — 4th Place

Book, Best of America Oil Artists, Vol. II — 2009
Published by Kennedy Publishing, 2 pages, color photos

Lively Arts TV Interview (WGVU Grand Rapids) — July 2008

Book, Best of America; Oil Artists and Artisans, Vol. 1
Published by Kennedy Publishing

Third Place honors in book, Best of Michigan Artists and Artisans 2006
Published by Kennedy Publishing

West Michigan Area Show, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
Ward & Cora Nay Director's Choice Purchase Prize — 2004

West Michigan Area Show, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
Martin Maddox Imaginative Realism Award — 2003

West Michigan Area Show, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
Martin Maddox Imaginative Realism Award — 2002

Permanent Collections
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts — Kalamazoo, MI

Exhibitions
West Michigan Area Show — 2015
West Michigan Area Show — 2014
Double Take —  Kalamazoo Institute of Arts — September 2014
Fictions & Figments: Fur, Fins, Feathers, Frippery — 2 person sho — Boulder, CO — 2012
West Michigan Area Show — 2012
West Michigan Area Show — 2011
S ummer Group Exhibition — Ann Nathan Gallery — Chicago, IL — June, 2011
ArtPrize — Grand Rapids, MI — 2010
West Michigan Area Show — 2010
Pipp Hospital — Plainwell, MI — 2010
ArtPrize — Grand Rapids, MI — 2009
I Hear Your Fragile Voice — WARD Gallery — Harbor Springs. MI — 2009
West Michigan Area Show — 2009
Solo show — WARD Gallery — Harbor Springs, MI — 2008
Solo show — WARD Gallery — Harbor Springs, MI — 2007
Art Chicago (Ann Nathan Gallery) — 2007
West Michigan Area Show — 2007
From Fish to Fowl: Animals in Art — Kalamazoo Institute of Arts — October 2006
West Michigan Area Show — 2006
New Dimensions in the Natural World- 2 person show — WARD Gallery — July 2006
Beyond Human Limits — solo show — WARD Gallery — July 2005
West Michigan Area Show — 2005
West Michigan Area Show — 2004
Flora & Fauna — 2 person show - October, 2003 — Mixed Media Gallery — Douglas, MI
West Michigan Area Show, 2003
Animania! — Solo show - May, 2003 — Mixed Media Gallery — Douglas, MI
West Michigan Area Show, 2002