Born in Omaha, NE; Lives/works in Harrisonburg,VA
2013 Title forthcoming, Lorrie Saunders Art Gallery, Norfolk, VA (November)
2013 Title forthcoming, New Image Gallery, James Madison University (Sept.)
2012 "Open Studios Exhibition," Hospitalfield Centre for Art and Culture, Arbroath, Scotland
2012 "Interference: New Work by Lisa Tubach," Anderson O'Brien Gallery, Omaha, NE
2011 "Veiled:Recent Work by Lisa Tubach ," Smith House Gallery, Harrisonburg, VA
2010 "A Slow Walk Through Secrets," Lorrie Saunders Art Gallery, Norfolk, VA
2010 "Bruise," Open Studio Exhibition, La Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France
2009 "Dangerous and Lovely Systems: New Work by Lisa Tubach,” Stalder Art Gallery, Falls City, NE
2005 “Blended Geographies: Paintings by Lisa Tubach,” Kansas City Artists Coalition, Kansas City, MO
1999 “Dualities: New Work,” Garden of the Zodiac Gallery, Omaha, NE
1996 “New Work,” Garden of the Zodiac Gallery, Omaha, NE
1993 “New Work,” Garden of the Zodiac Gallery, Omaha, NE
1992 “Lisa Tubach: Paintings,” Anderson O’Brien Gallery, Omaha, NE
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2012 East/Mid/West: Lisa Tubach, Erik Maakestad and Ginger Reddington, Golden West Gallery, Stehekin, WA (juried)
2012 “The French Connection III,”1708 Gallery/Satellite Exhibition Space, Richmond, VA (invitational)
2012 “Divergent Visions,”
Staunton Augusta Art Center, Staunton, VA
2012 “The French Connection II,”Artspace Gallery, Richmond, VA (invitational)
2011 “The French Connection,” Capital One Headquarters Gallery Richmond, VA (invitational)
2011 “Small Works Show/Gallery Artists,” Anderson O’Brien Gallery, Omaha, NE (invitational)
2011 Group Exhibition in Lima, Peru through the Art-In-Embassies Program, U.S. Department of State
2011 “Recent Acquisitions,” Museum of Nebraska Art, Kearney, NE
2011 Group Exhibition in Lima, Peru through the Art-in-Embassies Program of the U.S. State Department
2011 Faculty Exhibition, School of Art and Art History, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA
2010 Group Exhibition in Paramaribo, Suriname through the Art-in-Embassies Program of the U.S. State Department
2009 “Action of Play: A Selection of Works by JMU Graduate Faculty,” Capital One Financial Corporation Gallery, Richmond, VA
2008 “Escapes,” Gallery Blue/Nantucket, Nantucket, MA
2008 “Spirit: A Celebration of the Heartland," Museum of Nebraska Art, Kearney, NE
2007 “A Night of 1000 Drawings,” Artists Space Gallery, New York, NY
2007 “Acquisition Exhibition of the Illinois Institute of Art-Chicago,” Gallery 180, Chicago, IL (juried)
2007 “Synthesis: Collaborations, Investigations and Discoveries,” International Gallery of Contemporary Art, Anchorage, AK (juried)
2007 “LOUD,” Arts & Literature Laboratory Gallery, New Haven, CT (juried)
2006 “Pure Painting,” Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL (juried)
2006 Yamazaki Ceremony Exhibition, Gunma Prefecture, Tokyo, Japan
2003 “Members Exhibition,” Kansas City Artists Coalition, Kansas City, MO. Juried by Jan Schall, Sanders Sosland Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
2000 “Young Painters National Competition and Exhibition,” Miami University, Oxford, OH (juried)
1999 “Feed the Body, Feed the Soul/National Juried Exhibition,” Fitton Center for the Arts, Hamilton, OH (juried)
1999 “Bemis Collection,” Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE
1998 “National Small Oil Painting Exhibition, Wichita Art Center, Wichita, KS (juried)
1998 “Summer Show: Southern Artists,” Trinity Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1998 “Passages: An Art Journey in Alabama,” Alabama Artists Gallery, Alabama Council for the Arts, Montgomery, AL
1996 “Focus Group Show,” Park Square Gallery, St. Paul, MN
1995 “Favorites ’95,” Univ. of NE at Omaha Art Gallery, Omaha, NE
1994 “Summer Stock: Images,” Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE
1992 “Big Ten Exhibition,” Big Ten Offices, Chicago, IL
RECENT GRANTS AND RESIDENCIES
2012 Residency Fellowship, Hospitalfield Centre for Art and Culture, Arbroath, Scotland
2012 Professional Development Awards, School of Art, Design, Art History, College of Visual and Performing Arts and the Office of International Programs, James Madison University
2010 Residency Fellowship, La Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France
2009 Residency Fellowship & Grant Recipient, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2008 Finalist, Solo Exhibition in Havana, Cuba; Art-in-Embassies Program, U.S. Department of State, Washington, DC
2008 Summer Research Grant, College of Visual & Performing Arts, JMU
2008 Residency Fellowship & Grant Recipient, Vermont Studio Center
2007 Residency Fellowship & Grant Recipient, Vermont Studio Center
2007 Informational Literacy Teaching Grant, Center for Faculty Innovation & Carrier Library, JMU
2007 Finalist, Solo Exhibition in Lima, Peru; Art-in-Embassies Program, U.S. Department of State, Washington, DC
2007-9 Professional Development Awards from the School of Art & Art History, JMU
1996 Residency Fellowship, Dorland Mountain Artist Colony, Temecula, CA
CURRENT AFFILIATION / REPRESENTATION
The Painting Center, 547 W 27th St #500 New York, NY, Artists Registry
Anderson O'Brien Gallery, 1108 Jackson Street, Omaha, NE
Lorrie Saunders ArtGallery, 424 West 21st Street, Suite 101, Norfolk, VA
The Drawing Center, 35 Wooster Street, New York, NY 10013, Viewing Program
Artists Space, 38 Greene Street, 3rd Fl., New York, NY 10013, Irving Sandler Artists File Online
U.S. Department of State/Monrovia, Liberia; Museum of Nebraska Art; represented in private collections in Boston, New York, Kansas City, Atlanta, Virginia Beach, Chicago and Omaha.
SELECTED GUEST LECTURES
2009 “Dangerous and Lovely Systems,” lecture on work in solo exhibition, Stalder Gallery, Falls City, NE
2008 Lecture on artwork, Resident Slide Night, Vermont Studio Center Artist Residency, Johnson, VT
2007 Lecture on artwork, Resident Slide Night, Vermont Studio Center Artist Residency, Johnson, VT
2005 Weber State University, Ogden, UT; guest lecture
2004 Nicolaysen Museum, Casper, WY; guest lecture
2003 University of Washington-Tacoma; guest lecture
2000 Macalester College, St. Paul, MN; guest lecture
1999 Huntingdon College, Montgomery, AL; lecture: “Memory and Storytelling: Artistic Responses to the Intangible"
1999 Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA; guest lecture
1996 Dorland Colony Resident Night, Murrieta, CA; guest lecture
1994 Macalester College, St. Paul, MN; Lecture: “Feminist Theory and Art"
2013 Oliver, Amie. "The French Connection Tours Virginia," Virginia Modern, March 28. Web.
2012 Ritchie, Amie. “C’est Vrai,” Richmond Arts Review, March 8. Web.
2012 “JMU Faculty’s Art Makes Up Local Exhibit,” Staunton News Leader, January 19. Web and print.
2011 Choi, Sukjin. "Lisa Tubach." The Korea Times/Washington, DC, 4 October 2011, D6.
2011 "Looking for Something Fun to Do This Weekend?" 13News/WVEC, Hampton Roads, VA, January 14. (posted at http://www.wvec.com/community/13NEWS-and-Alt-113616184.html)
2010 "A Slow Walk Through Secrets," Virginia Pilot Online, November 15.
2009 Pitcher, John. “Tubach Show Highlights Dangers to Nature’s Beauty,” Omaha World Herald, November 19.
2009 Gottula, Lori. “Artist Tubach: Bold, Bright, Colorful, Exciting,” Falls City Journal, November 14.
2008 Carroll-Bergman, Margaret. “Seven Artists Headline Exhibition at Gallery Blue,” The Nantucket Independent, July 16.
2008 Arthur, Kathleen. Duration / Generation / Exploration: Centennial Catalog, Harrisonburg, VA: James Madison University School of Art & Art History, 2008.
2008 “Art in the Heartland: The Museum of Nebraska Art Shows Its Spirit,” Metro Magazine, March.
2007 Smith, Dawnell. “Arctic Passions: Art & Science Merge in Exploration of Northern Horizons,” Anchorage Daily News, September 9.
2005 “Today in KC,” The Kansas City Star, May 6.
2005 Art: Kansas City, Vol. 5, No. 1, May/June edition.
2003 Southern Humanities Review, Vol. 37/Number 4, Fall edition (cover art).
1999 Kane, Julie. “Of Gods and Pop Tarts: Lisa Marie Tubach Brings ‘Dualities’ to the Passageway,” The Reader (Omaha Weekly), June 24.
1999 Stanford, Linda. “MSU Alumni in the Visual Arts: Profiles,” Michigan State Alumni Magazine, Fall 1999 (one of four featured artists).
1994 MacMillian, Kyle. “’Summer Stock’ Displays Contemporary Approach: Bemis Exhibit Draws on Symbolism,” Omaha World Herald, July 31.
1992 MacMillian, Kyle. “Lisa Marie Tubach Driven By Art,” Omaha World Herald, June 28.
ADDITIONAL CREATIVE WORK: VIDEO & RELATED EXPERIENCE
2004-5 Additional Camera/Sound Engineer, documentary on storytelling icon Nancy Duncan; producer: George Ferguson
2004 Producer/Editor, 2004 Governor’s Arts Awards Video Introductions (“Cultivating the Arts”). Consisted of nine short documentaries
2004-6 Panelist, South Dakota Arts Council Media Arts Panel; filmmaking, radio and web media review for grant applications
2003 Sound Engineer/Talent, “What Has He Done for You?”; thirty second piece (finalist #20); “Bush in 30 Seconds” Competition sponsored by MoveOn.org
2003 Instructor, Youth Filmmaking Workshop: Abuelita—The Grandmother Project, Great Plains Film Festival, University of Nebraska—Lincoln, Lincoln, NE. With a Festival focus on Hispanic/Latino film, forty-five students were taught the basics of film production
2002 Production Assistant, “Emma Goldman: A Very Dangerous Woman,” American Experience, PBS
2001 Director/Videographer/Editor, “Love and Art,” a documentary highlighting two NY artists Nancy Friedemann and Charley Friedman; screened at the University Film Center, East 8th St., NYC
ADDITIONAL CREATIVE WORK: SCHOLARLY / CREATIVE WRITING
2004 “The Art of Walter Anderson: A Review,” book review for Interdisciplinary Humanities, published by the Univ. of LA-Lafayette
2002 “Iranian Commentaries: Three Feminists in Video/Film,” written and presented for the Southern Humanities Council’s Annual Conference (New Orleans)
2001 Poetry published in The Poetry Motel, Vol. 30 and The California Quarterly, Vol. 25, No. 3
2000 “In Sickness and in Health: The Representation of the Body in the Visual Arts,” written and presented for the Southern Humanities Council’s Annual Conference (Macon, GA)
RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE
Associate Professor of Art / Associate Director, School of Art & Art History, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA (Fall 2006-current)
Communications Manager/Public Art Manager, Nebraska Arts Council, Omaha, NE (2003-2006)
Associate Professor of Art/Program Coordinator, Huntingdon College, Montgomery, AL (1996-2002)
Adjunct Professor, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN (1995-1996)
Adjunct Professor (Sabbatical Replacement), Macalester College, St. Paul, MN (1993-1994)
Instructor, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, Evening College (1992)
Teaching Assistant, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI (1991-1993)
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Master of Fine Arts, Painting, Summa cum Laude (1993)
Macalester College, St. Paul, MN
Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude (1990)
Major: Studio Art; Minor: Russian
New York University, New York, NY
Certificate in Digital Video Production (2001)
Scuola Lorenzo di Medici, Florence, Italy
Painting, Etruscan Archeology, Photography, Early Renaissance History (1989)