ELIZABETH COYNE
65 Hedges Road
Cambridge, NY  12816
269 240-2614  
www.elizabethcoyne.com
liz4art@earthlink.net
Born 1959 in Duluth, Minnesota
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EDUCATION
M.F.A., Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester,New York, 1986
B.A., Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1981
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1980
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ACADEME
Southwestern Michigan College, Dowagiac, Michigan
Instructor: Printmaking, 2D-Design, and Drawing 1997 - 2003
Lake Michigan College, Benton Harbor, Michigan
Instructor: Drawing, 2D-Design, Art Appreciation 1993 - 1997
Williams College, Williamstown Massachusetts:
Studio Artist: Printmaking, Painting & Drawing 1987-1992
Instructor: Winter Study,1992: hand papermaking seminar
City of Rochester, New York:   Summer Art Program Director, 1983
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AFFILIATION
Elizabeth Coyne Contemporary Art, Sawyer, Michigan, 2008 - present
Grand Contemporary,  Lafayette, Louisiana, 2006-2009
Blue  Gallery, Three Oaks, Michigan, 2006-2008
Ogilvie / Pertl  Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, 2006-2007
ARC Gallery, 1040 W. Huron, Chicago, Illinois, 1993 - 2003
Treasurer, 1993-1994
CAA - College Art Association, 1984 - present
Rice Gallery, Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, New York, 1989-1991
The Albany Center Galleries, Albany, New York 1990-1992
Rensselaer County Council for the Arts, Troy, New York, 1988-1992
Pyramid Arts Center, Rochester, New York, 1984-1988
Frederick Merritt Gallery, Rochester, New York, 1984-1986
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AWARDS
Allegretti Associates Award, All Michigan/All Media Exhibition,
Krasl Art Center, St. Joseph, Michigan 1994
Memorial Art Gallery Award (best of show): Rochester Finger Lakes Exhibition,
Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, New York 1984
Graduate Assistantship: Rochester Institute of Technology, 1983, 1984
Delta Phi Delta Scholarship (creative arts): Purdue University, 1980,1981
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INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS
2014    The Lake George Arts Project, Lake George NY
2014     The Laffer Gallery, Sculyerville NY
2013     Salem Art Works, Salem NY
2009 The New Galleries, South Bend, Indiana
2009 Andrews University, Berrien Springs, Michigan
2007 Blue Gallery,  Three Oaks, Michigan
2003 A.R.C. Gallery, Thin Skin, Chicago, Illinois
2001 A.R.C. Gallery, Map of Me, Chicago, Illinois
1999 A.R.C. Gallery, Dainty Monsters, Chicago, Illinois
1998 Krasl Art Center, Inventing Memory, St. Joseph, Michigan
1998 Andrews University Art Gallery, Six and a Half Years, Berrien Springs, Michigan
1995 A.R.C. Gallery, No Other Voice Left, Chicago, Illinois
1994 A.R.C. Gallery, Into the Spaces We Breathe, Chicago, Illinois
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SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2013     The ARC Gallery, 40th Anniversary Exhibition, Chicago, IL
2013     Gallery R, Alumni Exhibition, Rochester, NY
2010 New York Studio School, Benefit Auction, New York, NY
2008 Grand Contemporary, Gallery Artists, Lafayette, Louisiana
2007 Ogilvie / Pertl  Gallery, Gallery Artists, Chicago, Illinois
2007 Grand Contemporary, Gallery Artists, Lafayette, Louisiana
2003 ARC Gallery, 30th Anniversery Exhibition, ARC Gallery, Chicaago, Illinois
2002 Gallery 10, ARC Exchange, Washington D.C., April
2001 Kunstforum der GEDOK, Who knows what its good for, Exhibition Exchange
Hamburg, Germany, October
Gallery R, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York, July - Sept.
Central Michigan University Art Gallery, Mount Pleasant, Michigan, May - July
Red Head Gallery, ARC Exchange , Toronto, Canada, April
Amos Eno Gallery, ARC Exchange, New York, New York, March
A.R.C. Gallery, Member Exhibition, Chicago, Illinois
2000 A.R.C. Gallery, Member Exhibition, Chicago, Illinois
Midwest Museum of American Art, 22nd Midwest Regional,  Elkhart, Indiana
Southwestern Michigan College, Faculty Exhibition, Dowagiac, Michigan
1999 A.R.C. Gallery, Member Exhibition, Chicago, Illinois
Southwestern Michigan College, Faculty Exhibition, Dowagiac, Michigan
1998 A.R.C. Gallery, ARC Gallery 25th Anniversary Exhibition 1973 - 1998, Chicago, IL
Southwestern Michigan College, Faculty Exhibition, Dowagiac, Michigan
Lake Michigan College, Faculty Exhibition, Benton Harbor, Michigan
1997 Krasl Art Center Affiliate Gallery, Women Printmakers of Southwest Michigan
Benton Harbor, Michigan
A.R.C. Gallery, Members Exhibition, Chicago, Illinois
Lake Michigan College, Faculty Exhibition, Benton Harbor, Michigan
1996 Lake Michigan College, Faculty Exhibition, Benton Harbor, Michigan
1995 Art Center of Battle Creek, 17th Annual Michigan Artists Competition
Battle Creek, Michigan
The Mercer Gallery, Markings: A Drawing Invitation, Rochester, New York
A.R.C. Gallery, Members Exhibition, Chicago, Illinois
Lake Michigan College, Faculty Exhibition, Benton Harbor, Michigan
1994 Krasl Art Center, All Michigan/All Media, St. Joseph, Michigan
A.R.C. Gallery, Members Exhibition, Chicago, Illinois
Midwest Museum of American Art, 16th Midwest Regional, Elkhart, Indiana
1993 Amos Eno Gallery, ARC Exchange, New York, New York
Gallery 218, The Gang of 40: 40 Works by 40 Women, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Krasl Art Center, All Michigan/All Media, St. Joseph, Michigan
Kalamazoo Institute of the Arts, Faculty Exhibition, Kalamazoo, Michigan
A.R.C. Gallery, ARC Gallery 20th Anniversary Exhibition 1973 - 1993,
Chicago, Illinois
Patricia Scott Memorial Gallery, ARC in Ohio, Stevenson Center Gallery
Ohio University-Chillicothe, Chillicothe, Ohio
1991 University Art Gallery, Artists of the Mohawk-Hudson Region Exhibition:
State University of New York,  Albany, New York
1989 Chautauqua Art Association Galleries,
32nd Annual Chautauqua National Exhibition of American Art,
Chautauqua, New York
The Carnegie Museum of Art, Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Mid-Hudson Arts Center, Hudson Valley 89, Fifth Annual National Exhibit
Poughkeepsie, New York
The Albany Center Galleries,
Crossroads, An exhibition sponsored by the New York Capital Area
Womens Caucus for Art,  Albany, New York
Schenectady Museum, Mohawk-Hudson Regional Art Exhibition, Schenectady, NY
1988 Rensselaer County Council for the Arts, Landscape Competition,
Troy, New York
1987      Rice Gallery, Albany Institute of History and Art, Interplay,
Albany, New York
1986 Memorial Art Gallery, Finger Lakes Exhibition, Rochester, New York
Rice Gallery, Albany Institute of History and Art, Painted Surfaces,
Albany, New York
Germanow Gallery, Current Visions II, Rochester, New York
1984 Memorial Art Gallery, Finger Lakes Exhibition, Rochester, New York
Frederick Merritt Gallery, Celebration of our Gallery Artists, Rochester, New York
Little Theatre - Pyramid Arts Center, Drawing Exhibition, Rochester, New York
Memorial Art Gallery, Prints/Drawings/Photographs, Rochester, New York

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INVITED LECTURES
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Ox-Bow Visiting Artist, Saugatuck, Michigan, 2002
Andrews University,  Berrien Springs, Michigan, November, 1998
Southern Vermont College,  Bennington, Vermont 
Celebration of Womens History Month, March, 1992
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SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
Grand Rapids Press, Sunday, May 02, 2010, Southwest Michigan hamlet Sawyer enjoying boon of artists, eateries, intriguing residents
Lake Magazine, December 2008-January 2009: "Hot List" by Lucinda Hahn, Derek Smith, Megan Waitkoff (check out #12 on the list)
Strange Closets, December 23, 2008: "This Week at Elizabeth Coyne Gallery"
Margaret McCurry, "Lakeside Attractions", Architectural Digest, June 2003 (text by Susan Sheehann/photography by Alec Marshall)
<http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/chi-alanartner,1,7517197.storygallery?coll=chi-leisure-utl>
Sharon Dettmer, “A gallery of her own”,

South Bend Tribune, Aug 7, 2008
Kim Ridgeway, Collective consciousness,
South Bend Tribune, South Bend, Indiana, 10 November 1998
Roger Green, Smaller show provides proof of area talent,
Kalamazoo Gazette, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 1995
Fred Camper, Waiting for the End of Time,
The Reader, Chicago, Illinois, 29 April 1994
Mark Moffet, The Weakness In Us,
Metroland, Albany, New York, 25 July 1991
Mark Moffet, Primitive and Proper,
Metroland, Albany, New York, 18 January 1990
Peg Churchill Wright, Brush Marks,
The Daily Gazette, Schenectady, New York, 18 January 1990
Coyne Exhibit Introduces a New Dimension in Art,
Bennington Banner, Bennington, Vermont, February 1990
Anne Simko, Coyne lets art have own life,
The Post Star, Glens Falls, New York, February 1990
SVC Gallery shows local artist,
Bennington Banner, Bennington, Vermont, 13 July 1989
Coyne Featured Artist in February Exhibit,
Bennington Banner, Bennington, Vermont, 22 February 1989
Rosemary Jette, Coynes use of carved frames heightens impact,
The Transcript, North Adams, Massachusetts, 17 March 1989Selma Sabin, The Artscene,
The Advocate, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1 March 1989
Ron Netsky, The Barrens Bears Fruit For Local Artist,
Democrat and Chronicle, Rochester, New York, 30 April 1984
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CATALOGS
Who knows what  its good for, Exhibition Exchange between artists from Kunstforum der
Hamburg, and ARC Gallery Chicago, 2001
Markings - A Drawing Invitational, Mercer Gallery, Rochester, New York, 1995
ARC 20th Anniversary Catalog, A.R.C. Gallery,  Chicago, Illinois, 1993
1991 Artist of the Mohawk Regional Exhibition, University Art Gallery,
State University of New York, Albany, New York
32nd Annual Chautauqua National Exhibition of American Art,
Chautauqua Art Association Galleries , Chautauqua, New York, 1989
Hudson Valley 1989 - 5th Annual Exhibition,
Mid-Hudson Arts Center, Poughkeepsie, New York
Crossroads- An Exhibition of New York Capital Area Womens Artists,
The Albany Center Galleries, Albany, New York, 1989
Painted Surfaces, Rice Gallery, Albany Institute of History and Art,
Albany New York, 1986
Rochester Finger Lakes Exhibition,
Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, New York, 1984
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SEMINARS/CULTURAL EXPERIENCE
A Cognitive Approach to Contemporary Painting, Squeak Carnwath and Timothy Berry,
Anderson Ranch Arts Center,  Snowmass Village, Colorado, 2003
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Ox-Bow Visiting Artist, Saugatuck, Michigan 2002
Color Woodcut Printing, Karen Kunc, Anderson Ranch Arts Center,
Snowmass Village, Colorado, 2002
Book as Image, Center for Book and Paper Arts, Columbia College,
Chicago, Illinois, 2002
Flax Intensive Workshop: Carriage House Paper, Brooklyn, New York, 2000
Papermaking Seminar: Twinrocker Papermill, Brookston, Indiana, 1981
Excavation of Tel Beta: Israel: Hebrew University, July 1978
European Cultural History Program: Purdue and Eastern Michigan Universities, 1978

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Elizabeth Coyne
 
65 Hedges Road
Cambridge, NY  12816
269 240-2614  
www.elizabethcoyne.com