Jo A. Watson
2019 Clipper Drive, Lafayette, CO
(C) 920-660-2724,
jo.watsonart @ gmail.com
www.jowatsonarts.com



Education:
BS -Anthropology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1976
MD -University of Wisconsin Medical School, 1980
BA -Studio Art—Emphasis in Textiles, with minor in Communication and the Arts—
       Graphic Design Emphasis, Graduated May 2005 Summa Cum Laude

Exhibitions:

2009:   -Green Bay Art Colony Juried Exhibit, Neville Public Museum, Green Bay, WI,
               Group Exhibit, August 2 - September 12, 2009
       
-Four Women, Nine Spirits, Brown county Public Library, Green Bay, WI, Group Exhibit,
               June 20 - August 14, 2009
      
 -Green Bay Arts Unlimited 2009 Spring Art Festival, The ARTgarage, Green Bay, WI,
               Group Exhibit with Juried Awards, April 5 - 26, 2009
        
2008:  -Green Bay Art Colony Library Exhibit, Brown County Public Library, Green Bay, WI,
               Group Exhibit, October 11 - December 4, 2008
    
   -Four Women, Nine spirits, The ARTgarage, Green Bay, WI, Group Exhibition,
               September 2 - 30, 2008
       
-Green Bay Arts Unlimited 2008 Spring Art Festival, The ARTgarage, Green Bay, WI,
               Group Exhibit with Juried Awards, March 2 - 29, 2008
       
-Green Bay Art Colony Juried Exhibit, Neville Museum, Green Bay, WI, Group
               Exhibition, Juror Donald Taylor, January 26 - February 24, 2008

2007:  -Green Bay Art Colony Juried Exhibit, Neville Museum, Green Bay, WI, Group
               Exhibit, Juror Brian Pirman, August 11 - September 23, 2007
       
-Green Bay Art colony Northern Waters Gallery Exhibit, Northern Waters Gallery,
               Green Bay, WI, Group Exhibit, April 15 - May 12, 2007
       
-Symphony, Art and Music Juried Exhibit, Appleton Art Center, Appleton, WI, Group
               Exhibit, January 5 - February 10, 2007
       
2005:  -On Site Exhibit, Guenzel Gallery, Peninsula Art School, Fish Creek, WI,
               Group Invitational Exhibit, February 5-March 4, 2005
       
-Arts Unlimited 2005 Spring Art Festival, Washington Commons, Green Bay,
               WI, Group Exhibition, April 10-15, 2005
2004:       -A G Edwards & Sons Juried Student Art Exhibit, A G Edwards & Sons Building,
               Kepler Drive, Green Bay, WI, Group Exhibition, December 2, 2004- September, 2005.
       -32nd Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, Lawton Gallery, University of Wisconsin
               Green Bay, Group Exhibition, Juror Graeme Reid, November 18-December 15, 2004
       -Goltz Seering Agency Juried Exhibit, Goltz Seering Agency Offices, Riverside Drive,
               Green Bay, WI, Group Exhibition, November 3, 2004-March 2005
       -On Site Exhibit, Guenzel Gallery, Peninsula Art School, Fish Creek, WI, Group
               Invitational Exhibit, February 9-March 12, 2004
2003:  -31st Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, Lawton Gallery, University of Wisconsin,
               Green Bay, Group Exhibition, Juror Gelsy Verna, November 20-December 12, 2003
2002:  -30th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, Lawton Gallery, University of Wisconsin
               Green Bay, Group Exhibition, Juror Wendy Cooper, November 21 - December 13,
               2002

2001:  -On Site Exhibit, Guenzel Gallery, Peninsula Art School, Fish Creek, WI, Group
               Invitational Exhibit, November – December, 2001





Awards:

2010:        -Green Bay Arts Unlimited Logo Contest Winner.  Go to gbartsunlimited.com to view
              the logo design.
2009:        -Green Bay Arts Unlimited Spring Art Festival, Advanced Category - Honorable
               Mention for Oil Monoprint “Power Play”, Juror Brian Pirman, Assoc. Professor of
               Art at St. Norbert College, Green Bay, WI.
2008:        -Green Bay Arts Unlimited Spring Art Festival, Advanced Category - Honorable
               Mention for Collagraph Monoprint “Into the Woods”, Juror Fr. Jim Nielson, Professor
               of Art at St. Norbert College, Green Bay, WI.
2006:        -UWGB Study Abroad Alumni Club Photo Contest, Artist’s Choice - 1st and 2nd
               place, Juror Steven Perkins (Curator of Art—Lawton Gallery, UWGB), February 22,
               2006



Memberships:
             
             
             -Art Coalition of Erie: November 2011 to present
   
              -Green Bay Arts Unlimited:  January 2005-September 2011
             
Co-Chair 2007 Spring Art Festival April 29-May 5 and 2008 Spring Art Festival,
             March 2-29

            -Art Agency (University of Wisconsin Green Bay student art organization): 2002-
             2005

            -Door County Art League:  May 2009-September 2011

            -Green Bay Art Colony:  2005-present
            
 Elected President Term 2006-2008
             Designed and Developed website for GBAC
www.greenbayartcolony.com 2006


Travels:

-India:  University of Wisconsin Green Bay Art and Culture Travel course, December 27, 2005
         to January 14, 2006
-Italy:  University of Wisconsin Green Bay Studio Intensive Printmaking Course at the Santa
        Reparata School of Art in Florence, Italy, June 6 - July 4, 2006
-Germany:  Visit to Foreign Exchange Daughter's home city of Ravensburg in the State of
        Baden-Wurtemberg, May 16 - 28, 2008
-American West:  Grand Canyon National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park and Zion National
        Park, May 21 - 31, 2009
-United Kingdom:  Visits to the cities of London, Cambridge and Bolton, June 13 - 20, 2009
-South Korea:  Visit to Seoul and the area north of Seoul in the city of Yangju, July  9 - 19,
        2009
-New Zealand: Tour of South Island including Christchurch, Queenstown, Mount Cook and
        Milford  Sound, and North Island visit to Auckland, Rotarua and East Coast Beaches,
   
        
November 17-December 4, 2010:
-Uganda: To visit with my daughter Charity who was working with several NGOs,
        June 21-July 3, 2012
        
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