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Formal Education

1959-1963

Bachelor Of Science in Art Education; University Of Minnesota

1963-1964

Graduate School, Department Of Botany; University Of Minnesota

1988, 1989, 1990 (2), 1991

Passalacqua School Of Drawing; Orlando. Two week sessions

Solo Shows

2002

Ree Nancarrow: Dialogs and Distractions; Fairbanks Arts Association, Fairbanks

1999

Ree Nancarrow: Quilt Artist; Anchorage Museum Of History and Arts, Anchorage

1998

Finding My Way: Early And Improvisational Art Quilts; Pratt Museum, Homer, Alaska

1997

Pushing The Boundaries: Improvisational Art Quilts; Alaska Pacific University, Anchorage

1976

New Work: Fiber; Artique Gallery, Anchorage

New Work: Fiber and Silkscreen;; Artique Gallery, Anchorage

Juror

2010

Patterns Of Influence 2010: Elements Of Change; Fairbanks Arts Association

Multi-media Shows

2009

Patterns Of Influence: Rhythm And Flow; Pioneer Park Bear Gallery, Fairbanks

Patterns Of Influence: Essence Of Color; juried mixed-media show, Pioneer Park Bear Gallery, Fairbanks

Patterns Of Influence: ReCreation; Pioneer Park Bear Gallery, Fairbanks

2003

64th Parallel; Pioneer Park Bear Gallery, Fairbanks

1998

Lines Into Shapes; Art Center Of Estes Park, CO. Juried all-media show

Sense Of Place; Middle Street Gallery, Washington, VA

1993

artALASKAwomen; Pioneer Park Bear Gallery, Fairbanks

Selected Juried Exhibitions

2009

Quiltscapes At The Whistler; Whistler House Museum Of Art, Lowell, MA

Small Art Quilt Open; SCIART (Studio Channel Islands), Camarillo, CA

Patterns Of Influence: Rhythm And Flow; Pioneer Park Bear Gallery, Fairbanks

Interior Artisans; (Also 2005, 2004, 2003, 2001, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993) Pioneer Park Bear Gallery, Fairbanks

2004

Quilt Visions 2004; Quilt San Diego/Quilt Visions, San Diego

2003

Earth, Fire And Fiber; Anchorage Museum Of History And Art. Mark Leach, Juror

2002

The Quilted Surface; Quilt Surface Design International, Columbus Museum Of Art, Columbus, OH

Artist As Quiltmaker X; FAVA, Oberlin, OH

2000

Out Of Time; San Jose Museum Of Quilts And Textiles

Quilt 21: American Art Quilts For The 21st Century; The Brush Art Gallery, Lowell, MA

Materials: Hard And Soft; Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX. Michael W. Monroe, Juror

1999

Earth, Fire And Fiber; Anchorage Museum Of History And Art. Lloyd Herman, Juror

1998

Great Pacific Northwest Quilt Show; APNQ Northwest, Seattle

Materials: Hard And Soft; Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX. Kenneth R. Trapp, Juror

Hanging By A Thread; Northern Arizona University Art Museum And Galleries, Flagstaff

Earth, Fire And Fiber; Anchorage Museum Of History And Art. Lloyd Herman, Juror

1996

Paper/Fiber XIX; Iowa City, IO

Great Pacific Northwest Quilt Show; APNQ, Seattle

1993

Paper/Fiber XVI; Iowa City, IO

Invitational Exhibitions

2009

Women Only Show; Alaska House Gallery, Fairbanks

Alex And Friends, invitational multi-media show honoring Alex Combs; Pratt Museum, Homer, AK

2002

Kenai Peninsula Visitors Center Invitational, Kenai, AK

2000

Off The Bed and Onto The Wall; Chase Gallery at City Hall, Spokane

1998

Fantastic Fibers; Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, KY

1997

Form And Freedom Art Quilt; International Quilt Market and Festival, Houston. Lynn Lewis Young, Curator

Invitational 97; QSDS & The Columbus Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, OH

Best Of APNQ; Latimer Quilt & Textile Center, Tillamook, OR

Selected National and International Touring Exhibitions

2010

Sense Of Place II: Artists Working In Series; The Textile Center, Minneapolis. Peg Keeney, Curator

2009

SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Associates) @ 20: Art And Excellence; International Quilt Festival (Houston, Chicago, Long Beach). Patricia Bolton, Juror

2007

Sense Of Place: Artists Working In Series; International Quilt Festival (Houston, Chicago, Long Beach; 2007-2008). Peg Keeney, Curator

Awards Received

2006

Fantasy Gardens; Alaska Fiber Festival, Anchorage. Honorable Mention in juried art quilt show

2004

The Wild Side Of Quilting; Alaska Fiber Festival, Anchorage. First Place in juried art quilt show

APNQ 6th Biennial Juried And Judged Quilt Show; Seattle, WA. First Place in Innovative Quilts

2003

Interior Artisans; Fairbanks Arts Association, Fairbanks. Third Place in juried craft show

Interior Artisans; Pioneer Park Bear Gallery, Fairbanks. Honorable Mention and Second Place in show

1999

Materials: Hard And Soft; Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX. One of four $500 juror's awards. Michael W. Monroe, Juror

The International Quilt Festival 1999 named "Swans in Flight"

as one of the 382 finalists in the search to find the 20th Century's 100 Best American Quilts

1998

Alaska One (PBS) TV Network; Quilt selected as poster art, Festival 98

Quilts, A World Of Beauty; IQA Judged Show, Houston, TX. Honorable Mention in two-person category

1997

Quilts, A World Of Beauty; IQA Judged Show, Houston, TX. Honorable Mention in small quilt category

1996

Quilts, A World Of Beauty; IQA Judged Show, Houston, TX. Honorable Mention in Group quilt category, and First Place in Art Quilt (Large)

1995

Quilts, A World Of Beauty; IQA Judged Show, Houston, TX. Award Of Merit

Pacific International Quilt Festival IV; Juried Quilt Show, Santa Clara, CA. Best use of color, Innovative quilt

Natural Impressions II; Coastal Quilters Guild, Santa Barbara, CA. Juror's Choice

1994

American International Quilts Association; Houston, TX. Award Of Excellence in Large Contemporary Quilt category

Great Pacific Northwest Quilt Show; Seattle. First and Third Places in Group Quilt category

Interior Artisans; Fairbanks Arts Association. Honorable Mention

Selected Small Group Exhibitions

2007

New Works; Well Street Gallery, Fairbanks

Commissions

2008

Denali National Park And Preserve, Alaska; Four panel, 7' X 12' quilted fiber wall hanging Seasons Of Denalifor the Eielson Visitor Center, located at Mile 66 on the Denali National Park Road

2006

U.S Army, Fort Wainright, Fairbanks; Four panel, 4' 6" X 10' 8" wall quilt To Everything There Is A Seasonfor the Bassett Hospital Chapel

1978

Tri-Valley School, Healy, Alaska; Wool tapestry, 1% For Art Program

1975

Alaska Conservation Society; edition of 250 silk-screened prints for a nation-wide fund-raising program

Numerous private commissions

Residencies

2006

Denali National Park And Preserve, Alaska; Artist-In-The-Park program

Works In Public Collections

Museum Of Arts And Design (formerly the American Craft Museum), New York

Alaska State Museum, Juneau

Anchorage Museum Of History And Art, Anchorage

Alaska Contemporary Art Bank

Alaska Pacific University, Anchorage

The Pratt Museum, Homer, Alaska

University Of Alaska Museum, Fairbanks (2 pieces)

Published In Catalogs

2009

SAQA @ 20: Art & Excellence; Patricia Bolton, Curator

2007

A Sense Of Place: Artists Working In Series; Peggy Keeney, Curator

Six Continents Of Quilts: The Museum Of Arts And Design Collection; pages 136-137

Reviews & Selected Publications

2010

500 Art Quilts; Ray Hemachandra and Karey Bresenhan, Lark Books; page 302

2009

Quilting Arts Magazine; June/July, pages 26-31

2008

Patchwork Gilde; Hedwig-Schlesiger-Domin, September, pages 18-19

2005

APNQ Newsletter, Winter 2005-2006; Donna DeShazo, pages 3-4

Color And Composition For The Creative Quilter; Katie Pasquini Masopust and Brett Barker; pages 44, 47 (2 quilts), 51 and back cover. The quilt on page 20 is a group project of the Denali Quilters, Denali Park

2004

Fiberarts Design Book Seven; Susan Mowery, Editor; page 37

2001

Oxymorons: Absurdly Logical Quilts; Dianne S. Hire, Editor; page 42

2000

American Art Quilts: Quilt 21; Maxine Farkas & Sandra Sider, Editors; page 49

1999

Fiberarts Design Book Six; Nancy Orban, Editor; page 47

1998

Art/Quilt Magazine #10; pages 27-29

1997

Buyer's Guide, International Quilt Market, Spring; 2 quilts, pages 3 & 43

1996

Art/Quilt Magazine #5; page 29

1995

Journal Of American International Quilt Association; Fall issue

Quilting International; May issue; cover and page 50

Paint and Patches; by Vicki Johnson, November issue

Watercolor Impressions; by Pat Magaret & Donna Slusser; October issue (4 quilts)

1994

Contemporary Quilts; compiled by Barbara Hallas (1 quilt)

1993

Watercolor Quilts; by Pat Magaret & Donna Slusser (3 quilts)

Professional Affiliations

Surface Design Association

Studio Art Quilt Associates