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Professor

518 W Locust St.
GFA
Davenport, Iowa

563-333-6123

BellLeslieB@sau.edu 

Education

MFA, Northern Illinois University
Painting

BA, St. Ambrose University

Selected Grants and Fellowships

1996, 2001 Iowa Arts Council
1994 Arts Midwest/NEA Regional Visual Artist Fellowship
1990, 93, 96 Individual Artist's Grant, Quad City Arts / Illinois Arts Council

Selected Solo, 2 and 3-person Shows

2010 World Without Men, Luther College, Decorah, IA
2009 Girl Whirl, Quad City Arts, Rock Island, IL (with Peter Xiao)
Pen to Paper, Catich Gallery, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA
2008 Everything Nice..., Moberg Gallery, Des Moines, IA
2007 New to Moberg, Moberg Gallery, Des Moines, IA
2006 Chinese Whispers, Quincy Art Center, Quincy, IL
Paintings From Ten Years, Legér Fine Arts, Davenport, IA
2005 Peace! (and quiet), The Peanut Gallery, Rock Island, IL
Cornell College, Mount Vernon, IA
2003 Gallery West, Rock Island, Illinois
Recent Work, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX
2002 Show & Tell, with Sara Bell, Quad City Arts, Rock Island, IL
Little Worlds, Quad City Airport, Moline, IL
2001 Invisible Realities, Galerie Timothy Tew, Atlanta, GA
Wide Eyed, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA
1999 Color is Everything!, Galerie Timothy Tew, Atlanta, GA
1998 Love's Compass, Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids, IA
1997 Arts Iowa City, Iowa City, IA
1996 Mt. Mercy College, Cedar Rapids, IA
1995 2 Have + 2 Hold, C.S.P.S., Cedar Rapids, IA
1994 Quad City Arts Gallery, Rock Island, IL
1990 Love & Consequences, Quad City Arts Gallery, Rock Island, IL
1989 Chico Art Center, Chico, CA ; Institute for Design &
Experimental Art, Sacramento, CA
1987 University of California, San Francisco, CA
1986 James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA
1984 Michigan State University, Lansing, MI
1983 University of Denver, Denver, CO

Selected Competitive and Invitational Shows

2011 ICON Invitational, Icon Gallery, Fairfield, IA
2007 .......Coexistence, Quad City Arts, Rock Island, IL
Faculty Collections, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX
2006 There's No Place Like Home, Iowa Artists, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
Mode Art, Davenport, IA
Church/State, Bucktown Center for the Arts, Davenport, IA
2005 Studio Art Faculty, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA
2003 Paying Attention, Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT
2002 Five Quad City Painters, Coe College, Cedar Rapids, IA
2001 Bi-State Exhibition, Davenport Museum of Art, Davenport, IA
2000 Rock Island Fine Arts Exhibition, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL
1999 The Figure Confirmed, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL
1998 Quincy Quad-State Exhibition, Quincy, IL
1997 Figure 8, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL
1996 Iowa Artists 1996, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
1995 Iowa Artists 1995, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
1994 Tongue in Chic: Humor in the 90's,Waterloo Museum of Art, Waterloo, IA
1993 BACA 9th Annual Juried National, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
1992 Stillife/Interiors, Olson Larsen Gallery, Des Moines, IA
1991 The Figure, Vorpal Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1990 Quad City Regional Art Showcase, Davenport Museum of Art, Davenport, IA
1989 Photo Image League, Davenport Museum of Art, Davenport, IA
1988 Selections from the Permanent Collection, Society for
Contemporary Photography, Kansas City, MO

Selected Collections

Erie Art Museum, Erie, PA
Joe Chonto, NY
The State of Iowa, Des Moines, IA
Linda Downs, NY
Ohio State University, Athens, OH
Christopher Caines, NY
Dr. Randall and Linda Lewis, Davenport, IA
Figge Art Museum, Davenport, IA
KWQC-TV, Davenport, IA
Modern Woodmen Insurance, Rock Island, IL
Society for Contemporary Photography, Kansas City, MO

represented by-The Moberg Gallery, Des Moines, IA moberggallery.com