Valorie Schleicher

Valorie Schleicher

WI, United States

About Valorie Schleicher

Milwaukee Wisconsin, USA Valorie is Sculptural Ceramic Artist working with Maiolica glaze techniques. In both large and small scale garden and historical art. Valorie also works with a number of community, cultural, kids events with her art. Valorie is also a Photographer of everyday life of People, and Countries of Italy & Ireland. Val is a Artist who lives her Art. Valorie Schleicher a sculptor and owner of V.L. Schleicher Sculptures LLC that emerged as an individual artist committed to the exposure, and enrichment of the arts in the areas of kids, community and culture. Over the last 10 years she has not only pursued her art, she has purposed, organized and executed a number of community events that enriched the lives of each of these.As an Artist Valorie believe that her contribution to the community and society not only comes from her work, but also her activities bringing avenues for others, to emerge, participate and promote the Arts. Val's current works is a Strong Woman Series; are sculpted images of Women and their influence on family, culture and the world. Recent images can be seen at http://www.valorieschleicher.wordpress.com/gallery

www.buylocalartwisconsin.com, www.valorieschleicher.wordpress.com

Education

Graduate Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee, WI. Degrees in Fine Art, Sculpture & Communication Design International Studies: Burren College of Art, BallyVaughan, Co. Clare, Ireland Graduate Cardinal Stritch University (formerly Cardinal Stritch College), Whitefish Bay WI. University Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI.
Exhibitions:
2010
January Whitewater Cultural Arts Center Honorable mention Strong Woman Series; Jen Judge Amy Arnston
April 44th Annual National Drawing and Small Sculptures Show Del Mar College Fine Art Center Judge Ronald Koehler
April Channel 10 Great Art Auction Juried Art Award Winner Strong Woman Series; Jen Jury/Judge undisclosed
April - May Oconomowoc Arts Center Honorable Mention; Lillie
May - June Schauer Arts Center Honorable Mention Strong Woman Series; Jen, Judge Joyce Eesley
August Janesville Performing Arts Center, State Award winner Strong Woman Series; Contentment; Lori, Judge Jack Zellner,

2009 March 1st thru 31st 2009 Riverwest Cafe Milwaukee, WI
June 2009 Ali Carte, West Allis WI.
June Artists in Motion Series Bayshore WI
June Art in Swing, Bayshore WI.
July 2009 Wisconsin Lutheran College Fine Art, Wauwatosa WI
.July 2009 Festa Italiana
September 2009 Tosa Fest & Forks,Corks & Fine Art West Allis WI.
2008 January Garibaldi Gallery, Milwaukee Wisconsin.
July , WLC Fine Art Show, Wauwatosa, WI.
July , Festa Italiana Fine Art Show, Italian Community Arts & Cultural Center, Milwaukee, WI.September
2008 Tosa Fest Fine Art Show, Wauwatosa WI.
September 2008Forks Corks & Fine Art
2007
January Garibaldi Gallery, Milwaukee Wisconsin.
April 2007 Taste of Italy, Italian Community Arts & Cultural Center, Milwaukee WI.
May Wildscapes Franklin Cultrual Center, Franklin Wi.
July 2007 Wisconsin Lutheran College Fine Art Show, Wauwatosa, WI.
July 2007, Festa Italiana Fine Art Show, Italian Community Arts & Cultural Center, Milwaukee, WI.
September 2007 Tosa Fest Fine Art Show, Wauwatosa WI.
2006
April 2006 The Art Of Nature, Franklin Cultural Center, Franklin WI.
July 2006
2005
July 2005, WI. Lutheran College Fine Art Show, Milwaukee, WI
July 2006, Festa Italiana Fine Art Show, Italian Community Center, Milwaukee, WI.
2005
July 2005, WI. Lutheran College Fine Art Show, Milwaukee, WI.
June 2005 Cedarburg Arts Center, Cedarburg, WI.
Aug-Dec 2005 Olivers Fine Art Gallery, St. Frances WI.
August 2005 Fire Fly Fine Art Show, Wauwatosa, WI.
September 2005 Tosa Fest Fine Art Show, Wauwatosa WI.
2004
Olivers Fine Art Gallery, St. Frances WI.March
2004 Grant park Community Center, So. Milwaukee, WI.
April 2004, Art Walk, Westend Arts Association, Wauwatosa, WI.
June 2004 Cedarburg Arts Center, Cedarburg, WI.
June 2004, Octagon Art Fair, Mequon WI.
July 2004 WI. Lutheran College Fine Art Show, Wauwatosa, WI.
August 2004 Stonewood Village Fine Art Show, Brookfield, WI.
August 2004 Hot Times Cool Village Fine Art Show, Wauwatosa, WI.
August 2004 Starving Artist Art Show, Racine Art Guild, Racine WI.
September 2004 Stonewood Village Fine Art Fair, Brookfield, WI.
September 2004 A Walk in the Woods Art Fair, Kenosha WI.
October 2004 Westside Arts Association Fine Art Show, Wauwatosa, WI.
Nov 2004-March 2005 Olivers Fine Art Gallery, St. Frances WI.
2003
June 2003 Octagon Art Fair, Mequon,WI.
June 22nd: Nights of Columbus Art Festival, New Berlin WI.
May 2003 Westside Arts Association Fine Art Show, Wauwatosa, WI.
July 2003 A Garden Walk Fine Art Show, Fox Point WI.
July 2003 Gallery Night Warehouse Lofts, Milwaukee, WI.
August 2003 Hot Himes Cool Village Fine Art Show, Wauwatosa, WI.
September 2003 A Walk in the Woods Art Fair, Kenosha WI.
September 2003 Westside Arts Association Fine Art Show, Wauwatosa, WI.
August 2003 Stonewood Village Fine Art Show, Brookfield, WI.
November 2003-March 2004 Olivers Fine Art Gallery, St. Frances WI.
2002
August 2002 Hot Himes Cool Village Fine Art Show, Wauwatosa, WI.
April May 2002, Layton Gallery, Thesis Show, Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, Milwaukee, WI.
2001
April 2001 Inner City Arts Council, Similarities & Diversities Multicultural Exhibition, Milwaukee, WI.
March 2001 The Land Remembers Ireland Photography, Milwaukee Institute of Art & design, Milwaukee, WI.
2000July-Oct 2000 Group Scholarship Show, Milwaukee Institute of Art & design, Milwaukee, WI.
1998
April 1998 Casting & Carving Artist, Milwaukee Institute of Art & design, Milwaukee, WI.
Solo Exhibitions
November 2005-April 2006 Tosa Glow, Wauwatosa, WI.
Aug-Sept 2001 Fox Point School District, Fox Point WI.March 2001, Joe Kovacich Enterprises, West Allis WI.
Feb-July 2000 Reflections, Milwaukee Institute of Art & design Union, Milwaukee, WI.

Publications-Press
2011 September: Wisconsin Regional Artist Association, Annual State Wide Art Exhibition, catalogue
2011 February: Italian Times: Spotlight on Cultural Arts; Artist Recognition
2010
May: Living Lake Country Artist Honor

Exhibitions

Dooryard Gallery year round

The Dooryard Gallery LLC | 13425 Watertown Plank Road | Elm Grove, WI 53122 | 262.780.8778

http://www.dooryardgallery.com/

The Arts Mill Year Around
1300 14th Avenue, Grafton WI. 53213
www.theartsmill.org

Wisconsin Museum of Art
West Bend Wi. Nov-2011 – Jan 8th 2012

Feb 3rd-March 20th Arts Mill – Grafton WI. Exhibition Global Fusion

Feb 28th – April 15th Schauer Arts & Activities Center

March 3rd-March 24th Pyle Arts Center – Madison Exhibition

March 23rd-May 29th Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design MIAD Alumni Show Arts Mill Gallery

Spring Installation of Two Public Art Commissions Grafton WI.
Historic Downtown Grafton

June 1st – July 14th Grafton WRAP Wisconsin Regional Arts Program

June 6th – June 25th Grossman Gallery, UW-Whitewater

July 19th-22nd, Thursday-Sunday; Festa Italiana – Italian American Fine Art Show Milwaukee WI.

Aug-Sept Gallery 224, Port Washington WI.

Aug 3-5 Parallax AF USA SOHO, NYC 82 Mercer Street

August 3rd September 23rd Pyle Arts Center – Madison Exhibition

October 12-15 London Parallax Chelsea Town Hall, Chelsea London


Dec 4th- 2010 February 18th 2011 Coos Art Museum, Oregon

2011
March 12-April 16th Pyle Arts Center

April 9-May 21 Oconomowoc Arts Center Waukesha

May 24th - June 26th Schauer Arts Center

June 6th -25th Whitewater Cultural Arts Center

July 14-17th Festa Italiana Milwaukee WI.

July 29th- Sept 24th Pyle Arts Center

Aug 3- 27th Janesville Performing Arts Center,

September 10th 12-7 pm Tosa Fest Fine Art Show

September 10th 5:30 pm - 10 pm Forks & Corks

Forks & Corks see it taste it buy it love it Sept 9th 2011, West Allis WI.

Sept 30-Oct 29th Beloit Arts Center