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artist

Wendy Johanna Van Dyke, American artist.

Background

Dyke, Wendy Johanna Van was born on July 22, 1955 in Moline, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Kreger D. and Sara K. (Weeks) Emry.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Business Adminstrn with highest honors, University of Illinois, 1977.

Career

Manager, Stringer Art Factory and Gallery, Davenport, Iowa., 1977-1978;manager, Warren L. Langwith, Inc., Davenport, Iowa., 1977-1978. V. chairman visual arts committee Quad Cities Arts Council, Rock Island, Illinois, 1979-1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at Davenport Museum of Art, 1977, 84, 88, 95, Muscatine (Iowa) Art Center, 1980, 83, 88, 90, Blanden Member Art Gallery, Fort Dodge, Iowa, 1980, Graceland College, Lamoni, Iowa, 1980, Waterloo (Iowa) Municipal Art Galleries, 1980, Carrol (Iowa) Arts Council, 1981, Clinton (Iowa) Community College, 1981, Algona (Iowa) High School, 1981, Art Guild of Burlington, Iowa, 1981, 96, 2003, Woodbine Communications Schools, Iowa, 1981, Center College, Pella, Iowa, 1981, Augustana College Art Museum, Rock Island, Illinois, 1996, 98, 2001, 2008, Quad City Arts, Rock Island, Illinois, 2003, 04, 09, Galesburg Civic Art Center, Illinois, 2006.

Membership

Member fine arts committee Buchanan School Parent-Teachers Association, Davenport, 1983-1992. Member arts advisory committee Davenport Community Schools, 1986-1989. Active development State of Iowa Art Curriculum, Des Moines, 1991-1992.

Board director Quad Cities Arts Council, Rock Island, Illinois, 1979-1980. Member artist advisory council, exhibitions and acquisitions com Davenport Museum Art, Figge Art Museum, 2003-2006. Member Quad City Arts, Figge Art Museum, Friends of Davenport Public Library., Art Institute Chicago, University Illinois Alumni Association (life), Phi Kappa Phi, Beta Gamma Sigma, Alpha Lambda Delta, Phi Gamma Nu.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, writing, biking, yoga.

Connections

Married Mikel P. Van Dyke, February 11, 1978. Children: Benjamin, Jonathan.

father:
Kreger D. Emry

mother:
Sara K. (Weeks) Emry

spouse:
Mikel P. Van Dyke

children:
Benjamin Dyke

Jonathan Dyke