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artist , educator

Laurie June Weller, American artist, educator. Fellow Virginia Center for Creative Arts, Sweet Briar, 1982, 84.

Background

Weller, Laurie June was born on May 18, 1953 in Warsaw, New York, United States. Daughter of Charles M. and Mary (Loysen) Weller.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Illinois, 1976;Master of Fine Arts, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, 1980.

Career

Instructor Laguna Gloria Art Museum School, Austin, Texas, 1980-1983. Lecturer Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, 1981-1983. Vice president Austin Contemporary Visual Arts Association, 1984-1985.

Lecturer Texas Woman's University, Denton, 1988-1990, adjunct assistant professor, 1990—2008, adjunct professor, since 2008. Visiting assistant professor Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, Corpus Christi, 1997, Austin College, Sherman, Texas, 1999, 2006.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • One woman shows include Hadler/Rodriguez Gallery, Houston, 1981, 85, University Gallery Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas, 1983, Air Gallery, Austin, 1984, Amarillo Art Center, Texas, 1984, Objects Gallery, San Antonio, Texas, 1984, East & West Galleries Texas Women's University, Denton, Texas, 1987, Gardiner Art Gallery Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, 1987, Patrick Gallery, Austin, 1989, Mountain View College, Texas, 1993, William Campbell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, 1993, Texas Woman's University, Denton, 1994, Lakeside Gallery Richland College, Dallas, 1995, Harry Nohr Gallery University Wisconsin, Platteville, 1996. Exhibited in two person shows at Illini Union Gallery University Illinois, Urbana, 1984, Patrick Gallery, Austin, Texas, 1986, Tarrant County Junior College, Fort Worth, Texas, 1990, Parkland College Art Gallery, Champaign, Illinois, 1990, Brookhaven College, Dallas, 1993, Irving Art Center, Irving, Texas, 1993, N. Lake College, Dallas, 1994, Oklahoma University, Norman, Oklahoma, 2003, Visual Art Center, Denton, Texas, 2004, Hardin Simmons University. Abilene, Texas, 2006, Dennis Gallery Austin College Sherman, Texas, 2010.

      Exhibited in group shows at Butler Institute American Arts, Youngstown, Ohio, 1976, Springfield (Missouri) Art Museum, 1979, Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, 1982, San Antonio Museum Art, Texas, 1985, Abilene Art Mus, Texas, 1988, William Campbell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, Texas, 1989, Matrix Gallery, Austin Texas, 1990, Charles P. Goddard Center Visual Arts, Ardmore, Ohio, 1991, Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, 1991, Longview Museum Arts Center Longview, Texas, 1992, Brookhaven College, Dallas, 1994, Meadows Gallery, Denton, 1994, College of the Mainland, Texas City, Texas, 1995, Maurice Sternberg Gallery, Chicago, 1996. Represented in permanent collections Pepsi-Cola South, Texas Instruments, Radisson Hotels, 3M Corporation, Amoco Oil Corporation, Prudential Insurance Company, Steak & Ale Corporation, Tambrands.

Connections

Married Gary B. Washmon, September 5, 1980. Children: Katelin, Jesse.

father:
Charles M. Weller

mother:
Mary (Loysen) Weller

spouse:
Gary B. Washmon

children:
Katelin Weller

Jesse Weller