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Kathy Beekman

Current Representation

Represented in Santa Fe, NM on Canyon Road since 2006 2018 Marigold Arts Gallery, Santa Fe, NM 2017-Present Hoff Miller, Interior Design Show Room, Denver, CO 2002-Present Squash Blossom Gallery, CO

Recent Solo Exhibitions

2018 Artwalk Featured Artist, Squash Blossom Gallery, Colorado Springs, CO 2017 Landscapes Edge, Canyon Road Contemporary Art Gallery, Santa Fe, NM Artwalk Featured Artist, Squash Blossom Gallery, Colorado Springs, CO 2016 Artwalk Featured Artist, Squash Blossom Gallery, Colorado Springs, CO Time: Celebrating 10 Years with Kathy Beekman, Canyon Road Contemporary Art Gallery, Santa Fe, NM 2015 Visions, Dumbarton Oaks Fellowship House, Harvard Affiliation, Washington, DC Artwalk Featured Artist, Squash Blossom Gallery, Colorado Springs, CO Limitless Expanses, Canyon Road Contemporary Art Gallery, Santa Fe, NM 2014 A Sense of Space, Evergreen Fine Art Gallery, Evergreen, CO Clouds, Canyon Road Contemporary Art Gallery, Santa Fe, NM 2013 Wonder of Wonders, Creekside Cellars, Evergreen, CO Artwalk Featured Artist, Squash Blossom Gallery, Colorado Springs, CO Real and Imagined, Canyon Road Contemporary Art Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

Recent Invitational Exhibitions

2017 Art Takes Flight, Luxe in Partnership with the Boys and Girls Club, Larimer Social, Denver, CO Flight to Luxury, Centennial Airport, Denver, CO Cowgirl Up! Art from the Other Half of the West, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Wickenburg, AZ Art for the Sangres, A Painted View Ranch, Westcliffe, AZ Passport to the Arts, Canyon Road Merchants Association, Santa Fe, NM 2016 Cowgirl Up! Art from the Other Half of the West, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Wickenburg, AZ Art for the Sangres, A Painted View Ranch, Westcliffe, AZ Passport to the Arts, Canyon Road Merchants Association, Santa Fe, NM 2015 Home and Art Tour, Parade of Luxury Homes, Evergreen, CO Summer of Color, Canyon Road Contemporary Art Gallery with the Santa Fe Gallery Association, Santa Fe, NM Cowgirl Up! Art from the Other Half of the West, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Wickenburg, AZ Art for the Sangres, A Painted Ranch, Westcliffe, AZ Passport to the Arts, Canyon Road Merchants Association, Santa Fe, NM 2014 Weekend in the West, Evergreen Gallery, Evergreen, CO Passport to the Arts, Canyon Road Merchants Association, Santa Fe, NM Spring Exhibit, AUM Gallery, Denver, CO 9th Annual Cowgirl Up! Art from the Other Half of the West, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Wickenburg, AZ New Work for the New Year, Alliance Artists of Evergreen Exhibiting Guest Artist, AUM Gallery, Denver, CO 2013 Passport to the Arts, Canyon Road Merchants Association, Santa Fe, NM Weekend in the West, Evergreen Gallery, Evergreen, CO Wonder of Wonders, A Traveling Exhibition, Center for the Arts Evergreen, Evergreen, CO Art & Soul, Art Student’s League of Denver, Denver, CO

Recent Group Exhibits

2018 Appealing to the Heart, with LorriAcott, and Adam Schultz, Canyon Road Contemporary Art Gallery, Santa Fe, NM 2015 120 for $120, Center for the Arts Evergreen, Evergreen, CO Evolving, Dumbarton Oaks Fellowhship House, Harvard Affiliation, Washington, DC 2014 Peep Show, AUM Gallery, Denver, CO 2013 Miniature Masterpieces, Evergreen Fine Art Gallery, Evergreen, CO The Red Show, Framed Image, Denver, CO

Selected Collections

Municipal Museum of Tala, Jalisco, Mexico Josh Brolin, Hollywood Actor First National Bank of Colorado, Colorado Perkins Coi Law Firm, Colorado Siena Heights University, Michigan Casa Cuma B&B, Santa Fe, NM CoBank, Colorado Robert Morris, Indiana State Representative Private Collectors, throughout the United States, Mexico, Caribbean and Europe

Recent Teaching & Mentorship

2018 Partnership with Art Gym Denver,ArtCoaching for You Workshops, Denver, CO 2006-Present Art Career Coach with ArtCoaching for You, Group Workshops, Retreats as well as Virtual and In-Person meetings across the United States 2006-Present Private and Group Workshops Pastel Painting Instructor 2013-2015 CREATE Advisor for the Adopt the Creative Program through Metro State University Denver, CO

Education

1993, Siena Heights University graduated Cum Laude and with a BFA. Concentrations in drawing, ceramics and photography.

Recent Publications About and By the Artist

July 2017, Southwest Art,magazine, section “Show Preview”, heading “Kathy Beekman”, article and images, page 60 February 2017, Southwest Art, magazine, section “Show Preview, heading “Cowgirl Up!, article and image, pages 32-33 March 2017, Annual Cowgirl Up! Invitation Exhibition and Sale, catalog, biographical information and image, page 9 March 2016, Western Art Collector, magazine, section “March Art Show Preview”, heading “Giddy Up! Cowgirl artists gather at Desert Caballeros Western Museum to celebrate women of the West.”, article and image, pages 86-100 March 2016, Annual Cowgirl Up! Invitation Exhibition and Sale, catalog, biographical information and images February 2016, Southwest Art, magazine, section “Show Preview, heading “Cowgirl Up! Desert Caballeros Western Museum”, article and images, pages 24-25 Nov/Dec 2016, Luxe Interiors and Design, magazine, section Colorado Artisans, image and text, page 174 June/July 2016, Santa Fean “The Art Issue”, magazine, section “Must Know Artists”, image and article, pages 54-55 September 2016, 20th Annual Art for the Sangres Buyers Guide, catalog, image and text, page 5 Santa Fe Official 2015 Guide, magazine, image and text, page 51 May 2015, Santa Fean Now, magazine, section “Opening Night, image, page 22 July 2015, Pasatiempo, magazine, section Pasa Week, text, page 64 August 2015, Santa Fean Now, magazine, section “the Buzz, article and image, pg 4 March 2015, 10th Annual Cowgirl Up! Invitational Exhibition and Sale, catalog, biographical information, images, pg 7 March 2015, 120 for $120 show and sale, catalog, image and text, page 8 June/July 2015, Santa Fean, magazine, section “The Gallery Showcase”, image, page 101 March 2015 Southwest Art, magazine, section Spotlight, heading “Cowgirl Up!, Desert Caballeros Western Museum”, article and image, pages 36-37 October 2014 Serenity, magazine, section Artscene, article by Cathy Jones, art image, page 53 October 2014 Colorado Music Buzz Magazine, magazine, section Artrepreneurship, heading “Defining Yourself as an Artist”, authored article, profile image, page 30 August 2014 Southwest Art, magazine, section Show Preview, heading “Kathy Beekman, Evergreen Fine Art”, article and images, page 64 August 2014 Your Hub, on-line magazine, section Your Contribution, heading “Evergreen Fine Art Showcases Bailey Artist”, article by Stephen Knapp, art image March 2014 9th Annual Cowgirl Up!, Art from the Other Half of the West, Invitational Exhibition and Sale, Catalog, biographical information, images, page 5 February 2014 Colorado Music Buzz Magazine, magazine, section Artrepreneurship, heading “What’s the Buzz about CREATE?”, article, profile image, page 36 2014 Year Santa Fe Official 2014 Travel Planner, magazine, section The Gallery Portfolio, image and text, page 24 2014 Year CREATE MSU Denver, Turn Your Business into a Work of Art, brochure, cover image October 2013 Southwest Art Magazine, section Pastels, heading “Discover Some of Today’s Pastel Artists”, image and text, page 135 May 2013 Prosper, A Success Book for Artists, book, authored by Kathy Beekman with Anne Vickstrom May 2013 Passport to the Arts, video, sponsored by the Canyon Road Contemporary Art Association, filmed by Mayo Whaley

Recent Videos About the Artist and/or Her Artwork

2016 Tourism Santa Fe: Canyon Road Spring Arts Festival, 2 images https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UovVSh3D8SM 2015 Love in the Time of Dots, WalkingDots printing company, image https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PW4D-QRi_vo

Recent Invitational Speaking Engagements

2018 “Make a New Year’s Art Resolution: Set Artistic Goals and Reach Succes”, Boulder County Art Alliance, Boulder, CO 2016 “Self-Promotion is NOT a Dirty Word: 7 Ways to Effectively Market Yourself”, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Wickenburg, AZ 2015 “Sell Your Art”, program speaker for the Evergreen Artists Association, Main Street Gallery, Evergreen, CO “Breaking Boundaries: The Business of Art”, panel discussant, Center for the Arts Evergreen, Evergreen, CO “The Business of Art: Navigating the New Landscape”, Center for the Arts Evergreen, Evergreen, CO 2014 “Marketing, Working Outside the Box”, round table discussant, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Wickenburg, AZ “Prosper, A Success Book for Artists”, book reading and discussion, Alliance Artists of Evergreen, Genessee, CO 2013 “How to Approach an Art Gallery”, webinar, Metro State University Denver, CO “Working with an Art Gallery”, webinar, Metro State University Denver, CO “Turn Your Business into a Work of Art”, panel discussant for the Denver Art Student’s League’s Business of Art Fair, Denver, CO

Recent Honors

2018 Exhibit Juror, “Evergreen Fine Art Festival”, Evergreen, CO 2017 Exhibit Juror, “Art from the Heart”, Palatteers Art Club, College Hill Library, Westminster, CO Exhibit Juror, “Evergreen Fine Art Festival”, Evergreen, CO 2016 Organizer, Panel Discussion, “Self Promotion is NOT a Dirty Word: 7 Ways to Effectively Market Yourself”, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Wickenburg, AZ 2015 Organizer and Panel Discussant, “Breaking Boundaries: The Business of Art”, panel discussion, Center for the Arts Evergreen, Evergreen, CO Organizer and Panel Discussant, The Business of Art: Navigating the New Landscape”, panel discussion, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Wickenburg, AZ 2014 Juror, for the Adopt the Creative Program through CREATE MSU Denver, Denver, CO