VISUAL ARTIST/CV






"Penny paints her life in pulsating imagery resplendent with symbolism, vibrant colors and passages that meander through the psyche and connect soulfully to the human condition." ~Maura Conry-Artist, Garden of Jungian Delights,  KC Friends of Jung, 2013



Art Exhibitions & Published Work

Ladies'  Night, The Gasconade Review, 2019 

Radical Revolution of Values: 
More2 Metro Organization for Racial and Economic Equity Reception for the 13th Annual Transformation Banquet,  Solo Featured Visual Artist, Union Station, Kansas City, MO, June, 2018


"UP CLOSE WITH ART & SCIENCE" Guest Artist (The Stowers Institute for Medical Research),  
Cedar Roe Library, April 2018

Evolving Cover Artists,
Group Exhibition, InterUrban ArtHouse, March 2018

"Herself",
Celebrating Women in Art (Women's History Month), KCKCC Art Gallery, Group Exhibition, Feb 19-Mar 23, 2018

"WHAT YOU SEE IS NOT A TEST: THE ART OF HIP HOP"

A RENAISSANCE 12:21 Project| A twenty-first century cultural revolution, Group Exhibition, Four Chapter Gallery, February 2018

Love Issue, Evolving Magazine Cover, February 2018

12x12, Group Exhibition, ARTSKC, December 2017

Group Exhibition, InterUrban ArtHouse, November/December 2017

How Do You Figure?, Group Exhibition, InterUrban ArtHouse, September 2017

Beyond Bounds-DAZZLING, Group Exhibition/Auction, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, April 2017

Evolving Magazine Cover, September 2016

VALA Group Exhibition, Suite 100, September 2015

VALA Group Exhibition, Suite 100, March 2015

VALA Group Exhibition,
Suite 100, December 2014

Beyond Bounds-ELECTRIC
,
Group Exhibition/Auction, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, October 18, 2014

Summer Love, Solo Show,
Evolving Magazine, Aug 2014

Evolving Magazine Cover, August 2014

30 Years Restoring the Balance
Group Exhibition,  National Crime Victim's Rights Week Exhibition in collaborations The Johnson County District Attorney's Office, April 2014

Sacred Seasons
, Solo Show, Suite 100, Dec 2013

Garden of Jungian Delights,
Group Show, Nov 2013

Evolving Magazine
Cover, August Issue, 2013

New Challenges: New Solutions, Group Show,  National Crime Victim's Rights Week Exhibition in collaborations The Johnson County District Attorney's Office, April 2013

December 22nd
, VALA,  Group Show, Dec 2012-Jan 2013

Artists Fight Back: A Response to the War on Women
, VALA, Juried Show Group Exhibition (Honorable Mention), Juried by Jean Howard, October 2012

One: The Art & Soul Connection,
Central Resource Library, Group Exhibition, May 2012

Extending the Vision: Reaching Every Victim, Group Show,  National Crime Victim' Rights Week Exhibition in collaborations The Johnson County District Attorney's Office, April 2012

Beyond Bounds-BRILLIANT, Group Exhibition/Auction, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, October 22, 2011 

Evolving Magazine, Cover, July Issue, 2011

Au Naturel, Group Exhibition, VALA Gallery, July 2011

River Market Regional Exhibition, Juried Group Exhibition, July 2011

Balancing the Scales, Group Show, National Crime Victim's Rights Week Exhibition in collaborations The Johnson County District Attorney's Office, April 2011

Oracles & Vessels, Solo Exhibion (spanning 3 galleries), VALA Gallery, February 2011

 Mind's Eye, JCCC, Literary Publication, Private Paradigm , oil on canvas, 2009/10

GLOW auction shines at Nerman, Editorial, Campus Ledger, November 2009 

Beyond Bounds-GLOW, Group Exhibition, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art Auction, October 2009
  

Beyond Reason,  Solo Painting Exhibition,  Iron Horse Bistro, Parkville, MO, September 2009-January 2010

The First Noel, Group Exhibition, VALA Gallery 2009

 Mindscapes, Group Exhibition, VALA Gallery, 2009

Weathering Veins, 2-D & 3-D Mixed Media, Solo Exhibition, Familiar Faces Studios/The Gallery

March 27, 2009-April 26, 2009

Maternal Mythologies, Mixed Media, Two Person Show, Familiar Faces Studios/The Gallery
October/No
vember 2008

Passages, Painting & Sculpture Solo Exhibition, Student Gallery, 3rd floor, JCCC, November 24, 2008-February 2009

Divergent Visions, Student Show, Billington Library, Summer 2008

Member of the Kansas City Artist's Coalition, 2008




Special Projects & Collaborations

Featured Visual Artist-Radical Revolution of Values: More2 Metro Organization for Racial and Economic Equity Reception for the 13th Annual Transformation Banquet,  Solo Featured Visual Artist, Union Station, Kansas City, MO, June, 2018

"Penny is just a house afire! She is just so enthusiastic, she so Believes in what she is doing she changes the world around her." 
~Richard Bach/Communion & Conversations with Richard Bach 

Summer Love, Greene's Acre Organic Gardens & Evolving Magazine

VALA Community 2008-2016

National Crime Victims' Rights Exhibition,
Johnson County District Attorney's Victims' Assistance Unit 2011-2014 


Garden of Jungian Delights, 
KC Friends of Jung, 2013


Communion & Conversations with Richard Bach, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art (Hudson Autditorium), May 2012

The Art and Soul Connection: The VALA Documentary

Oracles & Vessels (The Heart of Transformation), solo exhibition of 2-D & 3-D works, 2011. Organ Donor Awareness in collaboration with Artist Larry Thomas, The Midwest Transplant Network & Lyric of Life.

 

Awards & Recognition

The Johnson County District Attorney's Office, 2014
Artist's Fight Back: A Response to the War on Women, Honorable Mention
Mind's Eye, JCCC, Literary Publication, 1st place, 2008 
Fine Art Award/Scholarship, JCCC, Spring 2008

Dean's List, Honor Roll, JCCC Spring & Fall Semester 2006 & 2007