Artwork by Cameron University Professor of Art Katherine Liontas-Warren has been selected for inclusion in two upcoming national exhibitions, the Ninth Annual Northeast National Pastel Exhibition and the Texas National 2013.
“Bird Study IV,” a drypoint intaglio, was selected for the Texas National 2013, the annual juried competition and exhibition hosted by Stephen F. Austin State University. The show will be on display from April 13 through June 8 at The Cole Art Center in Nacogdoches, Texas.
Pastels “Circus Treats” and “Terrafirma” were selected for the Northeast National Pastel Exhibition. The exhibition runs from May 4 through June 29 at the View Arts Center in Old Forge, N.Y.
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.”
April 10, 2013