Biography, Resume, Artist Betty Butler

About Me

BIOGRAPHY

Betty Butler is a nationally exhibiting, award winning artist, specializing in fine art digital collages of her own painting, drawing and photography. A native Chicagoan, she earned a B.A. in Design from the University of Illinois at Chicago after studying at The Cooper Union School of art in NYC.

SELECTED EXHIBITS

  • Koehnline Museum of Art, Des Plaines, IL – 2017
  • Fusion Art Gallery, Palm Springs, CA – 2017
  • Creative Coworking, Evanston, IL – 2016
  • Frame Warehouse, Evanston, IL – 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Flow Art Space Gallery, St Paul, MN – 2014
  • Stop and Smell the Roses, Public Art Project, Niles, IL – 2014
  • Skokie Art Walk, Skokie, IL – 2013
  • Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL – 2012
  • Northwest Area Arts Council, Woodstock, IL – 2011
  • Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts, Fredericksburg VA – 2010
  • University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, WI – 2010
  • Swedish Covenant Hospital, Chicago, IL – 2010
  • Northern California Arts, Carmichael, CA – 2009
  • The Art Center, Highland Park, IL – 2009
  • Oakton Community College, Des Plaines, IL – 2008
  • Lemon Street Gallery, Kenosha, WI – 2008
  • Skokie Public Library, Skokie, IL – 2008
  • Highland Park Art Walk, Highland Park, IL – 2007
  • Aurora Public Arts Commission, Aurora, IL – 2006
  • Area Arts Council, Elgin, IL – 2005
  • Lincolnwood Illinois City Hall, Lincolnwood, IL – 2004
  • ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL – 2003
  • Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston, IL – 2002
  • Prairie State College, Chicago Heights, IL – 2001

AWARDS

PUBLICATIONS

  •  Artists and Climate Change Blog – 2017
  • Dreams of Healing, Art Exhibit, Swedish Covenant Hospital – 2010
  • The Guild Sourcebook of Residential Art – 2008
  • American Art Collector, Juried Competition – 2007
  • Daily Northwestern, Anna Prior – 2006
  • Chicago Reader, “Critics Choice,” Fred Camper – 2003

EVENTS

COLLECTIONS

  • Sacred Dunes Alternative Health – Michigan City, IN
  • Saint Francis Hospital – Evanston, IL
  • Niles Chamber of Commerce – Niles, IL
  • International Travel Service – Deerfield, IL

EDUCATION

  • University of Illinois, Chicago – BA in Design – 1979
  • Cooper Union College of Art – NYC