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artist , educator

Wayne Shilson, artist, educator. Recipient 1st. place, Society for Technical Communication, 1984, 1991, award of Excellence, 1992, award of Achievement, 1992; grantee, Paris, 1999—2000.


Shilson, Wayne was born on April 14, 1943.


Bachelor of Science in Art Education, University Minnesota, 1971. Master of Fine Arts, University Minnesota, 1972.


Artist, illustrator, Minneapolis, 1974—1996. Art teacher Pine Point Native American Public School, Ponsford, 1997—1998, Remer-Longville Schools, 1998—1999, Pine River High School and Elementary School, since 1999.


  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Sky Gallery, St. Paul, 1976, 1977, Minneapolis Institute Arts, 1979, 1980, Minnesota Artists Gallery, Minneapolis, 1983, Normandale Center Gallery, Bloom, Minnesota, 1987, 1989, Arthurs International, Honolulu, 1987-1990, Las Vegas, Nevada, since 1991, N. Country Museum Arts, Pine River, since 1993, Stable Art Gallery, Gull Lake, Minnesota, 2001, Paul Bunyan Art Gallery, Bemidji, Minnesota, 2001, others, exhibited in group shows at Minneapolis Institute Arts, 1979, Art Center Minnesota, Minnetonka, 1980, Parks Fine Arts, Chicago, 1986-1988, Jem-Alexander Gallery, Westchester, Illinois, 1989, Artbanque Gallery, Minneapolis, N. Country Museum Arts, Pine River, 2006, others, Represented in permanent collections Normandale College, Bloom, N. Country Museum Arts, Pine River, Bemidji Community Arts Center. Contributor articles to professional journals.