Karen Searle


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Recent Honors
Spun Gold Award from the Textile Center of Minnesota, honoring a lifetime in the field of textile arts, Fall, 2008.
University of St. Thomas, Luann Dummer Women's Center Art Collection, St. Paul, MN.
Selected Exhibitions
Essence, Christensen Gallery, Augsburg College, Winter, 2005.
Soul Vessels, Douglas College, Vancouver, BC, Summer 2002.
Flights of Fancy, Phipps Center for Arts, Hudson, WI, Winter, 2000.
Straw Into Gold, MFA Exhibition, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Spring 1999.
WARM Mentor/Protegée Exhibition, Bloomington Art Center, Bloomington, MN, Sept. 7-Oct. 30, 2010.
Mentor/Protegée Exhibition, Textile Center of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, July 23-Aug.30, 2010.Art of Aging, group show, Minneapolis Public Library Gallery, Minneapolis, MN, June 1-Aug. 30, 2010.
Metaphoric Fibers: Untamed Knitting and Crochet, Textile Center of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN. [Juror],
      March 5-Apr. 17, 2010: 
Art of Aging,
group show, MacNider Art Museum, Mason City, IA, March 4-May 2, 2010.
Ways of Doing, Faculty Exhibition, Katherine G. Murphy Gallery, St. Catherine University, St. Paul, MN,
     Sept. 23-Dec. 13, 2009.
Loose Ends,
at Lincoln Center Galleries, Ft. Collins, CO, Sept. 12-Oct. 23, 2009.
Vanishing: The Wonderland of Aging
, College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, MN, Oct. 25-Dec. 19, 2009.


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