Linda Hutchins



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Born: 1957, Pontiac, Michigan
Raised: Ann Arbor, Michigan
Resides: Portland, Oregon


education


  • 1988
    • BFA, Drawing, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, Oregon
  • 1978
    • BSE, Computer Engineering, summa cum laude, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

selected solo and two-person exhibitions


  • 2016
    • Touch Stone: An Open Rehearsal, Center for Contemporary Art and Culture, PNCA, Portland, Oregon
  • 2014
    • Linda Hutchins: In and Out of Rhythm, Governor's Office, Salem, Oregon
  • 2013
    • Linda Hutchins: Echo Chamber, littlebigspace, Albany, California
  • 2012
    • Apart, Along, Together, Portland Building Installation Space, Portland, Oregon
  • 2011
    • silver and rust: Endi Bogue Hartigan and Linda Hutchins, Nine Gallery, Portland, Oregon
    • Linda Hutchins: Back to Basics, Pulliam Gallery, Portland, Oregon
    • Linda Hutchins: Through Line, Fairbanks Gallery, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
  • 2007
    • Linda Hutchins: Lineal Silver, Gallery One, Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 2006
    • Linda Hutchins: Line Drawing, Pulliam Deffenbaugh Gallery, Portland, Oregon
  • 2005
    • Linda Hutchins and Jen Pack, Pulliam Deffenbaugh Gallery, Portland, Oregon
  • 2004
    • Linda Hutchins: Reiterations, The Art Gym, Marylhurst University, Marylhurst, Oregon
    • Linda Hutchins: Waiting for Rumplestiltskin, PDX Window Project, Portland, Oregon
  • 2003
    • CROWD CONTROL: Linda Hutchins + Mark R. Smith, Northview Gallery, Portland Community College, Portland, Oregon
  • 2000
    • Bread, L&B Viewing Room, Portland, Oregon

selected group exhibitions


  • 2017
    • Coded Threads, Western Gallery, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington
  • 2016
    • Living Practice, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, Oregon
  • 2015
    • Now on View: Recent Acquisitions of Prints and Drawings Spanning 500 Years, Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon
  • 2014
    • The Word Hand (Collaborative performance/exhibition with Linda Austin and Pat Boas), Performance Works NorthWest, Portland, Oregon
    • The Word Hand: Research | Rehearse (Collaborative performance/exhibition with Linda Austin and Pat Boas), Wieden+Kennedy, Portland, Oregon
    • Tumble (Performance), Disjecta, Portland, Oregon
    • Now Read This, Arts and Humanities Institute Gallery, Boise State University, Boise, Idaho
  • 2013
    • Five Sketches (Collaborative performance with Kathryn Mishell and Karl Kraber), Salon Concerts, Austin, Texas
  • 2012
    • Low Lives 4 Networked Performance Festival, Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, Portland, Oregon
    • Accumulation, ParisCONCRET, Paris, France
  • 2011
    • Interior Margins, lumber room, Portland, Oregon
    • Collecting for the Future, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, Washington
    • New Directions in Drawing, Symposium and Online Exhibition, Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Vancouver, B.C., Canada
  • 2010
    • Excessive Obsession, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon
    • Ripe: Contemporary Still Life, Seattle Pacific University Art Center Gallery, Seattle, Washington
    • Illiterature, University Art Gallery, California State University, Chico, California
    • Motherlode, The Art Gym, Marylhurst University, Marylhurst, Oregon
  • 2009
    • SQFT: A Window into the Northwest, Egyptian Theater, Boise, Idaho
    • Concerted Effort, Lower Columbia College Art Gallery, Longview, Washington
    • PNCA 100th Anniversary Alumni Show, Pulliam Gallery, Portland, Oregon
    • DWG - A look at Contemporary Mark Making, Ohge Gallery, Seattle, Washington
    • It is Beautiful Here: tekstiilinäyttely / textilutställning / textile exhibition 2009, Fiskars, Finland
    • Classics: Group Exhibition of Gallery Artists, Pulliam Deffenbaugh Gallery, Portland, Oregon
    • Illiterature, Arena 1, Santa Monica, California
    • 9th Northwest Biennial, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, Washington
  • 2008
    • Illiterature, LIMN Art Gallery, San Francisco, California
    • Blurring the Line: Hildur Bjarnadottir, Diem Chau, Linda Hutchins, Jen Pack, Pulliam Deffenbaugh Gallery, Portland, Oregon
    • Transparencies, Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, California
  • 2007
    • Over, Under, Around, and Through: Works by Linda Hutchins, Tracy Krumm, and Piper Shepard, Russell Hill Rogers Gallery, Southwest School of Art & Craft, San Antonio, Texas
    • Usufruct, Linfield Gallery, Linfield College, McMinnville, Oregon
    • DRAWN: Explorations in Line, Archer Gallery, Clark College, Vancouver, Washington
  • 2006
    • Marking Boundaries, Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, California
  • 2005
    • drawing(s): 40+ artists/200 works, The Art Gym, Marylhurst University, Marylhurst, Oregon
  • 2004
    • NW Biennial: Buildingwise, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, Washington
    • Collecting Words on and Off the Page, Gallery 114, Portland, Oregon
  • 2003
    • 18 Women, The Art Center Gallery, Clatsop Communitiy College, Astoria, Oregon
  • 2002
    • Looming Large: Contemporary Weavers of the Vanguard, Bedford Gallery, Lesher Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek, CA
  • 2001
    • Beyond Thread: (a)mending social thought, Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, California
    • Drawings, The Art Center Gallery, Clatsop Community College, Astoria, Oregon

    selected bibliography


    • 2015
      • Sackner, Marvin and Ruth. The Art of Typewriting (Thames & Hudson Ltd., London)
      • Weber, Bruce. "Modern and Contemporary Drawing in Metalpoint," Drawing in Silver and Gold: Leonardo to Jasper Johns (National Gallery of Art, Washington, and Princeton University Press, Princeton)
    • 2014
      • Chiarini, Jamuna. "In 'The Word Hand' dance leaves its mark," Oregon ArtsWatch, October 25
      • Tullett, Barrie. Typewriter Art: A Modern Anthology (Laurence King Publishing Ltd., London)
    • 2013
      • Motley, John. "The Thimbled Touch," Linda Hutchins: Repercussion
    • 2012
      • Campbell, Brett. "Music Reviews: Chance Encounters," Oregon ArtsWatch, October 24
      • Robinson, Fiona. "Accumulation at ParisCONCRET," isendyouthis.com, March 3
    • 2011
      • Radon, Lisa. "Art review: 'silver and rust' at Nine Gallery," Oregon ArtsWatch, December 29
      • Ponnekanti, Rosemary. "Tacoma Art Museum is showing off the goods," The [Tacoma, Washington] News Tribune, July 1
      • Lake, Eva. "Linda Hutchins at Pulliam Gallery," Visual Art Source, June 10
    • 2010
      • Row, D.K. "Review: 'Excessive Obsession' at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art," The Oregonian, August 7
      • Taylor, Sue. "Ephemeral Sculpture," Fiberarts, Apr/May
    • 2009
      • Speer, Richard. "Classics," Willamette Week, April 1
      • Ollman, Leah. "Review: 'Illiterature' at Arena 1 Gallery," Los Angeles Times Culture Monster, March 5
      • Johnson, Barry. "Tuesday Morning Check-in" Portland Arts Watch, March 3
      • Graves, Jen. "Just Asking: Twenty-Six Questions for the NW Biennial," The Stranger, February 11
      • Jahn, Jeff. "Tacoma Art Museum's 9th Northwest Biennial," PORT (www.portlandart.net), February 6
      • Ponnekanti, Rosemary. "Tacoma Art Museum: Minimal Biennial", The [Tacoma, Washington] News Tribune, February 3
      • Greene, Alison de Lima. "An Occurence, An Incident, An Event," The 9th Northwest Biennial (Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma)
      • Hushka, Rock. "This Place, This Time," The 9th Northwest Biennial (Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma)
    • 2008
      • Wiggers, Namita. "Linda Hutchins: Pushing Boundaries," Unpacking the Collection: Selections from the Museum of Contemporary Craft (Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland)
      • Speer, Richard. "'Blurring the Line: The Art of Thread' at Pulliam Deffenbaugh Gallery," art ltd., November/December
      • Hicks, Bob. "Art Show: 'Blurring the Line: The Art of Thread' at Pulliam Deffenbaugh Gallery," The Oregonian, September 18
    • 2007
      • Colchester, Chlöe. Textiles Today: A Global Survey of Trends and Traditions (Thames & Hudson, New York)
      • One Shot (Visual Codec, Seattle)
    • 2006
      • Jahn, Jeff. "May Gallery Roundup," PORT (www.portlandart.net), May 24
      • Row, D.K. "Shows of Note," The Oregonian, May 12
      • Owen, Paula. "Fabrication and Encounter: When Content is a Verb," ArtLies, Spring
      • Junker, Howard, ed. ZYZZYVA, Winter
    • 2005
      • Hemmings, Jessica. "Words are Not Enough: The textile work of Linda Hutchins, Sara Haskell and Brigitte Amarger," Embroidery, January/February
      • Lake, Eva. "A Zone All Its Own," The Portland State University Vanguard, January 26
    • 2004
      • Taylor, Sue. "Linda Hutchins at the Art Gym at Marylhurst University," Art in America, September
      • Scheinman, Pamela. "Linda Hutchins: Reiterations," American Craft, August/September
      • Wagonfeld, Judy. "Innovative pieces rise above the rigid foundation of 'Buildingwise'," Seatte P-I, April 30
      • Boas, Pat. "Hidden in Plain Sight," Linda Hutchins: Reiterations (Marylhurst University, Marylhurst)
    • 2003
      • Bowie, Chas. "Crowd Control," Portland Mercury, March 20
      • Goetze, Janet. "Viewer's Challenge," The Oregonian, February 28
    • 2002
      • Russell, Carol K. "Linda Hutchins: New Realities," FIBERARTS, September/October
      • Hemmings, Jessica. "In Review: Beyond Thread," Surface Design Journal, Spring
      • "'Restricted Area' at Portland Airport," Artweek, February
    • 2001
      • Lambert, Lisa. "News and Hangings," Willamette Week, December 26
    • 2000
      • Koumis, Matthew, ed. Art Textiles of the World: USA (Telos Art Publishing, Winchester)
      • "Arts and Entertainment Picks for the Week," Portland Mercury, June 1
      • Lowthian, Michaela. "Match Game," Willamette Week, May 31

    selected lectures, panel discussions and art writing


    • 2015
      • "Ann Hamilton: The Common S E N S E" (Exhibition review), Textile: Cloth and Culture, Volume 13, Issue 3
      • Artist Talk, Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon
    • 2014
      • INFLUENCE in process panel, Hand2Mouth, Shout House, Portland, Oregon
      • The New Structure, Project Cityscope, Shout House, Portland, Oregon
    • 2003
      • Visiting Artist, Portland State University (Portland, Oregon)

    Selected Awards, Fellowships, and Residencies


    • 2016
      • Artist Residency, Leland Iron Works, Oregon City, Oregon
    • 2014
      • Project Grant, Regional Arts and Culture Countil, Portland, Oregon
    • 2013
      • Artist Residency, Caldera, Sisters, Oregon
      • Jordan Schnitzer Printmaking Residency, Sitka Center, Otis, Oregon
    • 2012
      • Career Opportunity Grant, Oregon Arts Commission
      • Career Opportunity Grant, The Ford Family Foundation
    • 2011
      • Artist Residency, Caldera Arts Center, Sisters, Oregon
    • 2009
      • Juror's Choice Award, 9th Northwest Biennial, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, Washington
    • 2008
      • Individual Artist Fellowship, Oregon Arts Commission
    • 2004
      • Project Grant, Regional Arts and Culture Council, Portland, Oregon
    • 2003
      • Project Grant, Regional Arts and Culture Council, Portland, Oregon
      • Artist Residency, Caldera Arts Center, Sisters, Oregon
    • 2002
      • Individual Artist Fellowship, Oregon Arts Commission
      • Artist Residency, Caldera Arts Center, Sisters, Oregon

    selected board affiliations and professional service


    • 2016 - 2018
      • Alumna Governor, Board of Governors, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, Oregon
    • 2015 - 2018
      • Advisory Board, Performance Works Northwest, Portland, Oregon
    • 2015 - 2017
      • Monster Drawing Rally, Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon
    • 2013
      • Artist in Residence Review Panel, Caldera, Sisters, Oregon
    • 2004 - 12
      • Prints for PICA, Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, Portland, Oregon
    • 2009
      • Individual Artist Fellowship Review Panel, Oregon Arts Commission (Salem, Oregon)
    • 2004 - 2007
      • Board of Trustees, Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (Portland, Oregon)
    • 2006
      • Visual Arts Fellowship Review Panel, Regional Arts and Culture Council (Portland, Oregon)

    selected collections and public art


      • Center for Contemporary Art and Culture (formerly Museum of Contemporary Craft), Portland, Oregon
      • City of Portland and Multnomah County Portlable Works Collection, Portland, Oregon
      • Hallie Ford Museum, Salem, Oregon
      • King County Public Art Collection, Seattle, Washington
      • Multnomah County Library, John Wilson Special Collections, Portland, Oregon
      • Oregon College of Art & Craft, Portland, Oregon
      • Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon
      • Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, Washington
      • The Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry, Miami, Florida
      • Collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer, Portland, Oregon
      • Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, Otis, Oregon