Richard   Kooyman
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Richard  Kooyman

Biography: Richard Kooyman

Born: 1956 Grand Rapids, Michigan

Education:

1982 M.F.A., Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

1979 B.F.A. Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI

Selected Solo & Group Exhibitions:

2006 "New Paintings", Richard Kooyman and Melanie Parke, Anne Loucks Gallery, Glencoe, IL

2005 “Along the Shore”, Richard Kooyman and Melanie Parke, Anne Loucks Gallery, Glencoe, IL

2005 Wright Gallery, Northport, Michigan

2004 “Holiday Treasures”, Anne Loucks Gallery, Glencoe, IL

2003 Wright Gallery, Northpoint, Michigan

2002 “Art of the 20th Century-New York Pak Avenue Armory Exhibition”, Ann Nathan Gallery, NY

2002 “Buildings, Barns and Boathouses”, Leelanau Cultural Center, Leland, MI

2002 “Richard Kooyman Landscapes”, Lake Street Studio, Glen Arbor, MI

2001 “Manistee to Michipicoten”, Manistee Art Institute, Manistee, MI

2001 American Craft Council Show, Baltimore, MD

2001 Tvedten Gallery, Harbor Springs, MI

2000 “Biophillia”,Leelanau Cultural Center, Leland, MI

2000 Group Show, North Seas Gallery, Charlevoix, MI

1999 “Small Objects”, Ann Nathan Gallery, Chicago, IL

1998 Philadelphia Craft Show, Philadelphia,PA

1997 “Water”, Charles Wustum Museum, Racine, WI

1997 Solo Exhibition, Nancy Sachs Gallery, St.Louis, MO

1996 The Smithsonian Craft Show, Smithsonian Institution, Washington,DC

2002 Current Work 2002, Rosenthal Gallery, Fayetteville, North Carolina

2002 26th Annual Rock Island Fine Arts Exhibition, Rock Island, Illinois

2001 The Small Still Life – Solo Exhibition, Cary Gallery, Rochester, Michigan

2001 Rock Island National Exhibition, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois

2000 25th Annual Rock Island Fine Arts Exhibition, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois

Awards:

2003 Sally Avery Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson,VT

1990 Michigan Governors Award in the Arts

1989 National Endowment for the Arts Grant

1989 Michigan Council for the Arts Grant

1982 College of Art and Design Fellowship, Ohio State University

1979 Merit Scholarship, Grand Valley University, Allendale, MI