Nancy Legner Resume
Occupation: Professional Exhibiting Artist
Prior Occupation: Art Educator, K-5
Batavia, Illinois, School Dist.101

Degrees held and Institutions
Master of Arts Degree
Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

Master of Fine Arts Degree
Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
Lindenwood University, St. Charles, MO

National and State Honors
Illinois Art Education Associations' Elementary Art Educator of the Year, 2006-2007
Who's Who Among America's Teachers, 2005, 2006, 2007 Who's Who Among America's Executives and Professionals 2007 Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Northern Illinois University

Art Exhibits, One Person Shows
Ohio State University, 2009
Pen and Brush, Greenwich Village, NYC 2009
Westmoreland Art Nationals, Latrobe, PA, 2009
Palm Beach Comm. College, Lake Worth, FL, 2009
Aurora Public Art Commission, Aurora, IL 2009
Viridian Artists, Chelsea NYC 2009
DeKalb Area Woman's Center, DeKalb, IL 2009
Marmion Academy, Aurora, IL 2009
Ceres Gallery, Chelsea NYC July, Dec 2008 & July, 2009 Shippensburg University Shippensburg, PA 2008
Oscar Swan's Country Inn Geneva, IL 2007
ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2009
Museum of the Highlands, Sebring, FL 2009

One Person and Group Shows Prior to 2007
Lindenwood University Sl Charles, MO
Loyola University Chicago, IL
North Central College Naperville, IL
Springfield Art Assoc. Springfield, IL
Artemesia Gallery Chicago, IL
Aurora University Aurora, IL
Illinois Arts Council Chicago, IL
Johnson Co. Arts Council Iowa City, IA
Prairie State College Chicago Heights,lL
St. Gregory's College Shawnee, OK
Eastern IL Univ Charleston, IL
Purdue Univ Lafayette, IN
Sauk Valley College Dixon, IL
So. Ohio Museum and Cultural Center Portsmouth, OH Winnetka Women's Club Winnetka, IL
Two Illinois Center Chicago, IL
Contemporary Art Workshop Chicago, IL
Facets Gallery Chicago, IL
National-Louis University, Evanston, IL
Northern IL Univ DeKalb, IL

In Private Collections
Evanston Township High School Evanston, IL
David Ruttenburg of Ruttenburg and Ruttenburg Mid Central Plaza Chicago, IL
Dr. and Mrs. Melvin Gerbie Evanston, IL
Works are also represented in collections in St. Louis, MO; St. Charles, MO; Evanston, IL; Springfield, IL; Newport, RI; and Dallas, TX

Membership in Professional Organizations
Illinois Art Educ Assoc.
National Art Educ Assoc.
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.
Ceres Gallery, Chelsea, NY Slide Registry
National Trust for Historic Preservation
Womanmade Gallery, Chicago, IL
Sandwich Opera House, Sandwich, IL



Artist Statement