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Chistina Margaret Annette Willey Edit Profile

art educator

Chistina Margaret Annette Willey, American art educator. Recipient Grumbacher Gold medal Pastel Society Southwest, 1993. Member Women's Council, Central Missouri State University, since 1991. Member Kansas City Artists Coalition, Knickerbocker Professional Artists League, Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club, Southwest Pastel Society.

Background

Willey, Chistina Margaret Annette was born on January 17, 1953 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Daughter of Kenneth Wesley and Margaret Marie (Moore) Willey.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Nebraska, 1976. Master of Fine Arts, Syracuse University, 1986.

Career

Keyline artist, Paul Norris & Associations, Mission, Kansas, 1977-1978;illustrator, designer, Tennis and Ski Warehouse, Kansas City, Missoury, 1978-1980;art director, Fremerman Malcy Spivak & Rosenfield, Kansas City, 1980-1981;designer, Triad, Prairie Village, Kansas, 1981-1982;illustrator, designer, owner, Chris Willey Illustrations, Kansas City, 1982-1989;professor art, Missouri State University, Warrensburg, Missouri, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include Communications Arts Illustration Annual, 1987 (Certified Merit), Society Illustrators of Los Angeles Show, 1990 (4 Merit awards), 1992 (Merit award), Kanas City Art Directors Exhibition, 1989 (Bronze award), 2 Merit awards, 1990, National Women's Yellow Pages, 1993 (Outstanding Cover award), Women in Arts Regional Competition, Columbia, Missouri, 1995, Central States Exhibition '96, Pratt Community College, Kansas, 1996, National Art Education Association Electronic Gallery, New Orleans, 1997, Women in the Arts Exhibition University Missouri, Columbia, 1997 (Award Excellence), Heartland Pastel Exhibition, Merriam Kansas, 1998 (Best of Show). One woman shows include Fasone Garrett Advertising Agency, 1985, Commerce Plz. Bank, 1989, Central Missouri State University Art Gallery, 1992, Campanella Gallery, 1997.

      Group exhibitions Master Eagle gallery, New York, Central Missouri State University, 1989, Glamorgan Wales, 1995.

Membership

Member Women's Council, Central Missouri State University, since 1991. Member Kansas City Artists Coalition, Knickerbocker Professional Artists League, Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club, Southwest Pastel Society.

Connections

Married Russell Edward Greinke, June 25, 1994.

father:
Kenneth Wesley Willey

mother:
Margaret Marie (Moore) Willey

spouse:
Russell Edward Greinke