Short Resume

EDUCATION:

School of Representational Art, Chicago IL 1992-96
Harrington College of Design, Chicago IL, AD 1988-90
University of Denver, Denver, CO, BS 1977-81

SOLO SELECT EXHIBITIONS:

2018 Museum of Wisconsin Art; West Bend, WI, “Herd”
2017 Paine Art Center; Oshkosh, WI, “Close to the Forest”
2016 Tory Folliard Gallery; Milwaukee, WI, “Craig Blietz – Calendar”
2014 Penn State Altoona College; Altoona, PA, “Yard: The Art of Craig Blietz”
2014 Center for the Visual Arts; Wausau, WI, “Craig Blietz – Farm to Table”
2013 Miller Art Museum; Sturgeon Bay, WI, “Craig Blietz: A Twenty Year Survey”
2013 Tory Folliard Gallery; Milwaukee, WI, “Craig Blietz – Creamery”
2013 Gallery 224; Port Washington, WI, “Yard: The Art of Craig Blietz”
2013 St. Norbert College-Bush Art Center; DePere, WI, “Yard: The Art of Craig Blietz”
2013 Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts; Brookfield, WI, “Yard: The Art of Craig Blietz”
2012 Plymouth Arts Center; Plymouth, WI, “Yard: The Art of Craig Blietz”
2011 Tory Folliard Gallery; Milwaukee, WI, “Craig Blietz – Midwest”
2009 Brickton Art Center; Park Ridge, IL, “Craig Blietz – Monochromes”
2007 Muskegon Museum of Art; Muskegon, MI, “Contemporary Art Showcase – Craig Blietz”
2007 Fairfield Center for Contemporary Art; Sturgeon Bay, WI, “Craig Blietz – Spaces Between”
2002 St. Norbert College-Bush Art Center; DePere, WI, “Looking Back: Work from 1992-2002”
2000 University Club of Chicago; Chicago, IL, “Craig Blietz”
2000 Northern Indiana Arts Association; Crown Point, IN, “Craig Blietz – Small Container Paintings”
1999 Union League Club of Chicago; Chicago, IL, “Craig Blietz – Recent Work” (Solo)

GROUP SELECT EXHIBITIONS:

2016  Miller Art Museum; Sturgeon Bay, WI, “7th Annual Door Prize for Portraiture” (Group)
2016  Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum; Wausau, WI, “2016 Birds in Art” (Group)
2015 ArtStart Rhinelander; Rhinelander, WI, “Animal Dreams – Of Earth, Water, Air and Imagination” (Group)
2015 Ann Street Gallery; Newburgh, NY, “It’s OK to be a Realist” (Group)
2014 Charles Allis Art Museum; Milwaukee, WI, “Forward: A Survey of Wisconsin Art Now 2014” (Group)
2012 Charles Allis Art Museum; Milwaukee, WI, “Forward: A Survey of Wisconsin Art Now 2012” (Group)
2012 Fort Wayne Museum of Art; Fort Wayne, IN, “2012 Contemporary Realism Biennial” (Group)
2011 South Shore Arts; Munster, IN, “Reassembled” (Eight Person)
2011 The Art Center; Highland Park, IL, “Compilation” (Five Person)
2011 Racine Art Museum/Wustum Museum of Fine Arts; Racine, WI, “Watercolor Wisconsin 2011” (Group)
2010 Fort Wayne Museum of Art; Fort Wayne, IN, “2010 Contemporary Realism Biennial” (Group)
2010 Peninsula School of Art-Guenzel Gallery; Fish Creek, WI, “The Value of Black and White” (Group)
2010 Charles Allis Art Museum; Milwaukee, WI, “Forward: A Survey of Wisconsin Art Now 2010” (Group)
2006 Miller Art Museum; Sturgeon Bay, WI, “Drawing: A Timeless Medium-A Wisconsin Drawing Group Invitational” (Group)
2005 Miller Art Museum; Sturgeon Bay, WI, “Genre Painting: Scenes from Everyday Life” (Five Person)
2002 Wright Museum; Beloit, WI, “Farm Stories: Studies in a Disappearing Landscape” (Three Person)
2002 West Bend Art Museum; West Bend, WI, “Farm Stories: Studies in a Disappearing Landscape” (Three Person)
2001 Rahr-West Museum; Manitowoc, WI, “Farm Stories: Studies in a Disappearing Landscape” (Three Person)
2001 Miller Art Museum; Sturgeon Bay, WI, “Interior Landscapes: The Elegant Spirit of Still Life Painting” (Four Person)
2001 Indiana University; South Bend, IN, (Group)
1998 Center for Visual and Performing Arts; Munster, IN, “Images-Pastel Paintings” (Two Person)
1998 Elmhurst Art Museum; Elmhurst, IL, “Portraits” (Group)
1997 Northern Indiana Arts Association; Munster, IN, (Group)
1996 Suburban Fine Arts Center; Highland Park, IL, (Group)
1994 Overland Park Arts Commission; Overland Park, KS, (Group)