Virginia Huber - Resume

4009 Mandan Crescent
Madison, Wisconsin (USA)
608-238-8880

Paintings (Water-Based Media) Drawings and Collage

Works included in hundreds of private and public collections throughout the world.

Many one-woman shows in Wisconsin and elsewhere since 1980.

Many invitational and group exhibitions since 1980.

Teaching Experience

Founder, Huber School, llc. 1995.

Watercolor, drawing and teacher instructor for UW-Madison Outreach Division 1983 - 1995.

Day-long, weekend and week-long workshops since 1983.

Teaching skills workshops and mentoring for art instructors since 1990.

House calls for independent study since 1977.

Author

Trusting the Muses: 10 Watercolor Lessons for the Independent Art Student, art process handbook, 150+ pages, 2008.

Individuality and the Evening Art Course: the Art of Teaching Art to Adults,
art teachers' handbook, 250 pages, 1989.

"Teaching Art out of Your Studio", series of articles appearing in Art in Wisconsin, state newspaper for Wisconsin Artists in All Media.

One-Person Exhibitions

2005 - "Saitama Journal - on Tour", Steenbock Gallery, Wis. Academy of Sci., Arts, Letters, Madison, WI

2005 - "People - Past and Present"  Skylight Gallery, UW Hospitals, Madison, WI

2004 - "Saitama Journal" Japan Information Agency, Chicago, Illinois.

2003 - "Autumn Walk", UW-Arboretum Steinhauer Trust Gallery, Madison, WI

2003 - "Virginia Huber's Art", Oakwood Village Main Gallery, Madison, WI
Artist-in-Residence workshops.

2000 Aug-Oct - "Family Members", Water Street Gallery, Prairie du Sac, WI

1999 Nov - 2000 Jan - "Abundance", Lands End Corporate HQ, Dodgeville, WI

1997 April-May - "Virginia Huber Retrospective" and Artist in Residence Program, Oakwood Village, Madison, WI

1996 Aug-Oct - "Construction Sights - on going"   Plymouth Art Foundation's Gallery 10 North, Plymouth, WI

1995 Apr-June - "Construction Sights"  Sunporch Gallery and Cafe, Madison, WI

1993 Sept - "Recent Paintings", Georgia Pacific Corporate HQ, Port Edwards, WI

1992 Sept-Dec. - Paintings from the "Two Cities" show, The Writer's Place, Madison, WI

1992 May-June - "Two Capitols-Madison and D.C." Silverman Gallery, Spring Green, WI

1991 May - "Recent Paintings", Coffee, Tea, and Lots of Things Shoppe, Washington, D.C.

1990 Mar-Apr - "little people", Zona Gale Gallery, Portage, WI

1987-8 - "Camaraderie and Goodwill" - places to gather and re-create in Dane Co," traveling show throughout Dane County

1987 - The "Crowd" (first showing of "little people" series), UW, Continuing and Vocational Education Department, Head Office, Madison, WI

1984 Sept-Oct - "Friends and Family", UW Wisconsin Center, Madison, WI

1983 Aug - "The Family-In Transition", UW Hospital Pediatric Clinic, Madison, WI

1980 Mar - "January", Monroe Arts Center, Monroe, WI

Recent Invitational and Shows Ssince 2001

2008 Oct - Overture Center Art Gallery MAOAS Exhibition.

2008 Oct - Upcoming-Open Studios, thru Madison Open Art Studios studio tour.

2007 - MCCCA "Collaged Association"

2004-6 - "One-of-a-kind Dolls", traveling show, Prairie du Sac, Madison, WI

2002 - "Watercolor Paintings", Nicolet College, Nicolet, WI

2001 - Invitational Benefit Auction for 9-11 Disaster Relief, Plymouth Congregational Church, Madison, WI

Misc. Professional Interests

2000 - present - Facilitator and Member, theSix professional artist's critique and exhibition group.

1998 - present - Member, the Grapevine, watercolor Internet group.

2002 - Steering Committee, Participant, Wisconsin Painters and Sculptors, Japan-US Exchange. Two conferences within Wisconsin and  a return visit to Japan.

2000 - Host, Participant in U.S./Japanese Artist Exchange-2000, Wisconsin Artists in All Media.

Keeper of the Membership Records, State level, WISCONSIN PAINTERS AND SCULPTORS.

Membership chair/Program chair/Publicity, On-line State Membership List Manager - WISCONSIN PAINTERS AND SCULPTORS - WISCONSIN ARTISTS IN ALL MEDIA, S. Central Chapter.

Speaker and Judge for art exhibitions and fairs throughout Wisconsin.

Subject of feature articles in:

  • Wisconsin State Journal, 1983, 87, 92, 95; Portage weekly newspaper, 1994;
  • Madison Magazine 1996;
  • Beaver Dam weekly newspaper, 1999.
  • Watercolor Magazine, Winter issue, 2000 "Online Support Groups"

Education

1989 - MS in Education, University of Wisconsin-Madison,
Department of Continuing and Vocational Education

1979 - BS in Fine Arts, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Art

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