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Margaret Mear

1150 Carmel Drive
Dubuque, IA 52003, U.S.A.
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Margaret Mear, B.V.M.

1150 Carmel Drive

Dubuque, Iowa 52003

563 556 3240 ex4131



B.A.                                                              M.F. A.

Mundelein College of Loyola University                    Idaho State University

Chicago, IL                                                     Pocatello, ID

1968                                                             1976





Teaching:          1986-1973  Carmel High School  Mundelein, IL

                     Art Teacher

                     1976-2010  St. Mary’s =University of Minnesota, Winona, MN

                     Professor of Art

Presenter:    “Use of Polyurethane Form, Polyester Resin and Mixed Media

                 for Sculpture,”National Sculpture Conference: Works by Women,

                  Cincinnati, OH--1987

Exhibitions:    “20th Red River Annual”, The Plains Art Museum, Moorhead, MN

                          (Juried Exhibition) --1979

                  Solo Show, “Drawings of Horses Not for Horse Lovers”,

     College of Saint Teresa, Winona, MN--1980”

 “Intersections: Consciousness and Creativity”, Exposition Center

       Indianapolis, IN (Juried Exhibition) -- 1981

  45th Arrowhead Biennial Exhibition, Duluth Art Institute, MN,

        (Juried Exhibition)-- 1982

  Kansas Ninth National Small Painting, Drawing and Print 

        Exhibition: Visual Arts Center, Fort Hayes State 

        University, KS (Juried Exhibition) -- 1984

Solo Show, “Journeys of Horses”, Mundelein College,

     Chicago, IL -- 1984

  “Contemporary Spiritual Art”, 4th National Open Juried

        Exhibition, The Lowenstein Library Gallery, Fordham

        University at Lincoln Center, New York, NY -- 1984

Group Show, “Horses and Fields”, C. G. Rein Galleries,

      Edina, MN -- 1985

“Minnesota Women 1987”,  W.A.R.M. Gallery, Minneapolis, 

     MN (Juried Exhibition) -- 1987

Solo Show, “An Emphasis on Form”, Fine Arts Gallery,

     North Hennepin Community College, Brooklyn Park,

     MN -- 1988

“Southeastern Minnesota Artists”, Rochester Art Center,

      Rochester, MN (Juried Exhibition) -- 1989

Group Show, “The Menagerie”, Gallery Ten, Rockford

     IL -- 1990

Group Show, “The Image of the Horse”, Redding Museum

     and Art Center, Redding, CA -- 1990

Solo Show,  W.A.R.M. Gallery, Minneapolis, MN -- 1990

Solo Show, “Of Deceit and Horse Blankets”, Center Gallery,

      Saint Mary’s College, Winona, MN -- 1991

Group Show, “Easter Light”, West Bend Gallery, West

       Bend, WI--1992

Group Show, “M.A.R.T. III”, Sister Gaula OConnor Gallery,

      Rosary College, River Forest, IL-- 1992

Faculty Show, “Collegiate Counterparts”, Center Gallery, Saint 

      Mary’s College and Paul Watkins Gallery, Winona State 

      University, Winona, Winona, MN -- 1993

Group Show, ”Acceptional: Winona Area Women Artist                                          

      Invitational”, Center Gallery, Saint Mary’s College, Winona,

      MN -- 1994

“Southeastern Minnesota Artists”, Rochester Art Center,

      Rochester, MN (Juried Exhibition)-- 1996

W.A.R.M.s “17th Annual Juried Exhibition for Women”, 

      Minnesota College of Art and Design Gallery, Minneapolis

      MN -- 1996

 Faculty Show,  “Untitled: What’s Been Going on in Saint Joe’s Basement” ,

      Center Gallery, Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, 

       Winona, MN -- 2002

Faculty Show,  “Art Infinitum”, Lillian Davis Hogan Galleries, St. Mary’s

       University of Minnesota, Winona, MN -- 2005

Faculty Show,  “Ignes Fatui”, Lillian Davis Hogan Galleries, Saint Mary’s  

       University of Minnesota, Winona, MN -- 2008

Solo Show, “Margaret Mear: Drawings and Sculptures”, Stark Gallery, 

       Xavier College Preparatory, Phenix, AR --2008 

Faculty Show, “A Margaret Mear Retrospective”, Lillian Davis Hogan Galleries, 

       St. Mary’s University of Minnesota, Winona, Mn -- 2010

COMMISSIONS: “The Waiting”, (welded sculpture of horse) Saint Mary’s College, Winona, MN  


“Br. Charles Severin,FSC”, (cast bronze portrait) Christian Brothers, Mid-West 

        USA -- 1986

“Jacob and Bernadette Tombstone” (carved limestone relief) private commission                  

        Watseka, Il -- 1990                                                                                                                        

“William Henderickson”, (cast bronze portrait) Saint Mary’s College, Winona,  

        MN --1996        

“Student Memorial:And I Will Raise Them Up”, (stainless steel and glass) .                   

        University of St. Mary’s, Winona, MN -- 2001                                           

“Margaret of Winona” (welded sculpture of horse) private commission, 

        Minneapolis, MN -- 2005 

   “Bridget”, (welded sculpture of sheep) private commission Lake Elmo, MN 


                         "Always the Horrors of War" (cast bronze and welded metal)  Juried 

                                    competition, Art on the River, Dubuque, IA----2015