Barbara McCleary Resume

Artist Resume – 2011

Address/Phone: 3537 Ponderosa Drive, Okemos, Michigan 48864
(517) 349-6432 (H) (517) 356-3799 (C)

Education/Employment Background:

Center for Creative Design, Detroit, MI
Michigan State University – Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts
Graphic Artist – Commission on Professional and Hospital Activities, Ann Arbor, MI
Graphic Artist/Scientific Illustrator/Artist Studio Manager and Consultant –
Instructional Media Center – Michigan State University – East Lansing, MI


Alla Prima International
Oil Painters of America
Women in the Arts
Mid-Michigan Art Guild
Michigan Plein Air Painters
Arts Council of Greater Lansing

Gallery Representation:
The Atherton Gallery, Menlo Park, CA
The Virtual Gallery, Los Gatos, CA
Art Consultant Services, Grand Rapids, MI
Gallery on Main – Bay Harbor, MI
Saper Galleries – East Lansing, MI 2011
LaFontsee Galleries – Grand Rapids, MI 2011
Greenleaf Galleries – Chicago, IL 2011

Charitable Contributions to: The Greater Lansing Food Bank, The American Heart Association, The Ella Sharp Museum, Jackson, MI, The Kresge Art Museum, East Lansing, MI, Gilda’s House, WKAR TV - Public Broadcasting System, Ronald McDonald House, The Capitol Area Humane Society, Burcham Hills Senior Center, American Cancer Society.

Shows and Highlights -

Mid-Michigan Art Guild Show 1999, Michigan State Library
Mid-Michigan Art Guild Show, 1997, Owosso, MI
Okemos Fine Arts Tour, 1997, Okemos, MI
The Artist’s Eye – 5th Annual all Media Exhibition 1997.- Santa Anna, CA
University of Michigan, 1997, Gifts of Art – One woman show
10th Annual National Juried Exhibition ’97, Marbleton, GA
Michigan All Media Competition 1997, Lansing, MI
Wyo Art1998 – Casper, Wyoming
Mother Lode National 29th Annual Art Show – Placerville, CA
Hope Borbas Annual Competition 1998 – Okemos, MI - Best of Show
River Walk Theater, Lansing, MI – One woman show
LaFontsee Gallery, 2007 – Three Women Show, Grand Rapids, MI
Spartan/Bay Oil – Corporate Commission
LaFontsee Gallery – Three Women Show – February 2004
Michigan Retailers – Corporate Commission
National Society of Artists, National Competition – Houston, TX 1999 -
5th Place and Grumbacher Award Prizes
Hilton Head Art League Annual National Competition 2000
LaFontsee Gallery – Three Women Show – February 2005
University of Michigan Hospitals – One Woman Show
Oil Painters of American National Juried Competition – 2001
Oil Painters of American National Juried Competition – 2002
Collection – Cowles House – President’s Residence – Michigan State University
Okemos Community Church Annual Show
Mid-Michigan Art Guild competition 1998 – First place and Honorable Mention
Shiawassee Arts Council Show 1998 – Honorable Mention
Shiawassee Arts Council – Two Person Show 1998
Okemos Fine Arts Tour – 1998
National Society of Artists Competition, Houston, TX – 2nd Place
Dimensions 1999 – Associated Artists of Winston-Salem 34th Annual Show
Winter Haven, Florida National All Media Competition – 1999
American Artist’s Professional League Show – 1999 – New York City, NY
New Orleans Art Association National Competition, 2000
Saper Galleries Mini-Show – 2000
Country Club of Lansing, Corporate Commission
State Employee’s Credit Union – Corporate Commission 2001
Hilton Head Art Leagues National Competition – 2003
Alla Prima International Show – Nichols Gallery, Taos, New Mexico 2004
Alla Prima International Show – Riverton, TX – 2005
Great Lakes Plein Air Painters Association Annual Show – 2006
LaFontsee Gallery – Three Women Show – February 2007
Hope Borbas Library Annual Competition – 2008 – Honorable Mention
Clinton County Memorial Hospital – Corporate Commission 2008
Mid-Michigan Art Guild Show – Honorable Mention
Michigan Plein Air Painters Association – Huron Valley Arts Council Show 2008
Great Lakes Plein Air Painters Association Annual Show – Hope Borbas Library 2009
Hilton Head National Competition 2009 – Honorable Mention
Saper Galleries – Artists from the Great Lakes State 2010
Hope Borbas Annual Show – 2009 – Honorable Mention
DeVos Family Private Collection – 2009 – Grand Rapids, MI
Michigan State University – 2010
Amway Collection – 2010 and 2011– Grand Rapids, MI
Exmoor Country Club Permanent Collection, Highland Park, IL 2011

Fine art by Barbara McCleary
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