Nancy Dean Kreger

Vibrant Watercolor Artist ... painting en plein air

NANCY DEAN KREGER

B.F.A. in Visual Design

 

PRIVATE ART COLLECTIONS:
Nancy's Art is in Private Collections in:

ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA, COLORADO, CONNECTICUT, FLORIDA, GEORGIA, MAINE, MASSACHUSETTS, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW MEXICO, NEW YORK, OKLAHOMA, OREGON, RHODE ISLAND, TEXAS, VERMONT, VIRGINIA ... and internationally in LONDON, MONTREAL and CAIRO

 

ART EDUCATION:

2007 to Present: Plein Air Watercolor Classes with Evelyne Boren: Provence, Tuscany, New Mexico

2001-2002: Creative Art Therapy Classes with Uma Markus, Santa Fe, NM

1972: B.F.A. in Visual Design, Southeastern Massachusetts University (now Umass Dartmouth), North Dartmouth, MA

1967-1968: Private Drawing and Painting Classes with Kukosheine, Shelburne Falls, MA

1966: Group Oil Painting Class, Shelburne, MA

 

ART AFFILIATIONS:

Plein Air Painters of New Mexico
 

ART EXHIBITS:

2016 - 2017: The Globe Gallery, 727 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, NM 87504

2015 August 1-31: Santa Fe Botanical Garden, 715 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe, NM

2015 June 27 - December 31: Joe's Dining, 2801 Rodeo Road, Santa Fe, NM 

2013 May  through January 2014:  One-Woman Show, Joe's Diner, 2801 Rodeo Road, Santa Fe, NM  

2012 February: Aldea Art Event, Aldea Plaza, Santa Fe, NM : 10-3...ONE DAY ONLY

2011 October: El Gancho Fitness Club, 104 Old Las Vegas Highway, Santa Fe, NM : OPENING RECEPTION October 7 5-7

2011 September 17- October 9: Millicent Rogers Museum, 1504 Millicent Rogers Road, Taos, NM: "Land and Light" - Plein Air Painters of New Mexico juried show; OPENING RECEPTION & AWARDS: September 17 5-7 PM

2011 October 1: Aldea Art Show, Aldea Plaza, Santa Fe, NM: 9-2 PM ...ONE DAY ONLY

2011 September 3-30: Placitas Artists Series: 4 Visual Artists each month of series; Presbyterian Church, 7 Paseo de San Antonio, Placitas, NM: OPENING RECEPTION: September 18 2-3 PM with Concert at 3 PM www.placitasarts.org

2011 July 2-3: Santa Fe Wine Festival, Las Golondrinas, Santa Fe, NM: Art Poster Artist - www.santafewinefestival.com/poster.php

2011 July 2-31 & On-going: Plein Air Painters of New Mexico Group Exhibit: Johnson's of Madrid Gallery, 2843 Highway 14, Madrid, NM 

2011 May 27 - July 5:  CCA's 11th Annual COLLECT Ten, Center for Contemporary Arts, 1050 Old Pecos Trail, Santa Fe, NM 

2011 February 11 - 2011 March 20: 18 DAYS Fine Arts Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Arts, 1050 Old Pecos Trail, Santa Fe, NM 

2011 January through 2012 January:  One-Woman Show, Joe's Diner, Zia & Rodeo Road, Santa Fe, NM  

2010 April - 2010 June: 3-Woman Art Show: Center for Spiritual Living, 505 Camino de Los Marquez, Santa Fe, NM

2009 October: 1-Woman Show "Food for the Soul", Infinite Grace Gallery, 111 E. Palace Avenue, Santa Fe, NM

2009 September to January 2011: One-Woman Show, Bumblebee's Baja Grill, N. Guadalupe, Santa Fe, NM

2009 April to Present: Group Show of Art: Espanola Advance Center for Healing, Espanola, NM

2009 August to Present: Watercolors in Kitchens by Jeanne, Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, NM

2009 to Present: Watercolor in Allbright & Lockwood, Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, NM

2010 September - October: One-Woman Show, Java Joe's, Rodeo Road, Santa Fe, NM

2010 January - February: One-Woman Show, Java Joe's, DeVargas Mall, Santa Fe, NM

2010 June: Group Show of Plein Air Watercolors, Mayor's Garden, Valaurie, France

2009 September - 2010 May: Watercolors, Prints of Watercolors and Greeting Cards of Watercolors at Salmon Falls Artisans Showroom, Shelburne Falls, MA

2008 November: Group Show of Plein Air Watercolors, Certaldo, Italy

2007 June: Group Show of Plein Air Watercolors, La Bastide Wentrup, Valaurie, France

ART WORK:

2001 to Present: Visual Designer for, and Co-Owner of, Kreger Design Build LLC, Santa Fe, NM: Specializing in thoughtful Energy-Efficient Custom Homes

2001 to Present: Personal Design Consultant for Private Clients

2010 - 2011: Illustrator for the Children's Book, "Jakob's Gift"  by Judith Dean Kulp

2010: Cover Painting: Spring Haciendas Magazine, Santa Fe, NM:

2003: Judge for Group Show of New Mexico Woodworkers

1991 Spring: Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA: Guest Curator for Invitational Handmade Furniture Show

1985 - 1991: Owner and Creator of Salmon Falls Artisans Showroom, Shelburne Falls, MA: Represented Approximately 125 Craftspeople and Artists of the Region: Created Group Theme Shows of various handmade fine art and crafts

1980's: Free-Lance Artist for Deerfield Inn, Old Deerfield, MA: Special Menus, Print Advertising, Wine List

1982-1984: Arena Civic Theatre, Greenfield, MA: Posters of Plays, Costume Designer Assistant and Set Design

1983-1985: Northeast Foundation for Children, Greenfield, MA: Teaching Manual Illustrations

1983-1985: Greenfield Center School, Greenfield, MA: Assistant Teacher of 8-10 year-olds and created an After-School Art Program for Kids

1984-1986: Co-Created the Art Section of a Summer School Program for Gifted Kids with the Curator of a history museum in Deerfield, MA

1980"s: Private Art Teacher: Franklin County, MA

1984: Cover Illustration for the Book, "Boy Captive of Canada"

1976-1979: Spectrum of American Artists & Craftsmen, Cape Cod and Nantucket, MA, and Newport, RI: Print Advertisements for Fine Art & Crafts, Gallery Manager of the Hyannis Gallery

1974-1976: Aesthetica, Yarmouthport, MA: Gallery Manager

1970's and 1980's: Assorted Business Card Designs for Private Businesses

1968-1975: Springbrook Family Camp Area, Shelburne, MA: Brochures, Print Advertisements, T-Shirts and Manager

1967: Drum Logo for the Band, "Flowers of Grass"