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Jim G. Lutes Edit Profile

also known as James Lutes


Jim G. Lutes, American Artist. National Education Association grantee, 1993; recipient Awards in Visual Arts award, 1987, LouisComfort Tiffany Foundation award, 1993. M C.


Lutes, Jim G. was born on December 5, 1955 in Fort Lewis, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of James Gerald and Diane Gwendolyn (Schille) Lutes.


Bachelor, Washington State University, 1978; Master of Fine Arts, The Art Institute of Chicago Chco., 1982.


Associate professor art, Illinois State University, Normal, 1983-1995. Visiting artist The School of The The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, since 1983. Adjunct associate professor.U. Illinois, Chicago, 1995.


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    • One-man shows include Dart Gallery, Chicago, 1986, 87, 88, 91, 92, Michael Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles, 1989, Temple Gallery, Philadelphia, 1990, Vera Van Laer Gallery, Knokke-Heist, Belgium, 1993, Museum Contemporary Art, Chicago, 1994, others. Group shows include Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, 1983, Dart Gallery, 1984, The Corcoran Gallery Art, Washington, 1984-1986, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, 1985, Artists Space, New York City, 1986, The Whitney Museum, New York City, 1987, 2006 The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, 1989, Evanston (Illinois) Art Center, 1991, 95, Katonah (New York ) Museum Art, 1992, Klein Gallery, Chicago, 1993, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York City, 1993, Vallery Carberry Gallery, 2006, several others. Represented in permanent collections at The Progressive Corporation, Pepper Pike, Ohio, Illinois State Museum, Springfield, The Ruttenberg Family Foundation, Chicago, Larry and Evelyn Aronson, Chicago, James and Edie Cloonan, Chicago, Howard and Donna Stone, Chicago, Museum of Contemproary Art, Chicago, Museum van Hendendaagee Kinst, Ghent, Belgium, Paul and Camille Oliver-Hoffman, Chicago.


Married Kimberly Ellen Piotrowski, January 15, 1994.

James Gerald Lutes

Diane Gwendolyn (Schille) Lutes

Kimberly Ellen Piotrowski