Artwork by Cameron University professor selected for national exhibition

A watercolor by Cameron University Professor of Art Katherine Liontas-Warren has been selected for inclusion in the Oklahoma Art Guild’s 36th National Watermedia Oklahoma 2013. Liontas-Warren’s “Morning Encounter” was one of 72 images selected from the show from more than 300 submissions by 122 artists across the country.

photograph of artwork, Morning Encounter, a female Northern Cardinal and a male Painted Bunting

National Watermedia Oklahoma will open on June 14 and will be exhibited through July 6 at IAO Gallery in Oklahoma City.

Liontas-Warren, who joined the Cameron faculty in 1984, teaches drawing and printmaking. She holds a Master of Fine Art degree from Texas Tech University and a Bachelor of Science degree from Southern Connecticut State University. For the past 28 years, she has exhibited in more than 20 solo shows and 350 national and regional juried competitive exhibitions throughout the United States and Europe, and has received numerous purchase and juried awards. In 2011, she was the recipient of the Bhattacharya Research Excellence Award at Cameron University. Many of her prints and drawings are in permanent collections throughout the nation and can be located in university galleries, museums and private institutions. In 2010, the Paseo Art Association awarded her "Artist of the Year" in Oklahoma City. Recently, she was featured in the documentary “Earth Chronicles Project, the Artist's Process: Oklahoma.”

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April 26, 2013

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