372 N Kootenai Creek Rd
Stevensville MT 59870
406-777-3226
bobbie@drawnweststudio.com
www.drawnweststudio.com

REPRESENTATION


Drawn West Studio, Stevensville, MT, 406-777-3226, www.drawnweststudio.com
Olson-Larsen Galleries, West Des Moines, IA, 515.277.6734, www.olson-larsen.com
The Gilded Pear, Cedar Rapids, IA, 319.366.0205, www.gildedpeargallery.com



SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2014  Artists Along the Bitterroot Studio Tour and Sale, Drawn West Studio, Stevensville, Montana
2014  Annual Landscape Show, Olson-Larsen Galleries, West Des Moines, Iowa
2014  Thirty-Fifth Anniversary Show, Olson-Larsen Galleries, West Des Moines, Iowa
2013  Bobbie McKibbin: A Sense of Place, 4 Ravens Gallery, Missoula, Montana
2013  Artists Along the Bitterroot Studio Tour and Sale, Drawn West Studio, Stevensville, Montana
2012  New Work: Bobbie McKibbin, River's Mist Gallery, Stevensville, Montana
2008  New Work, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
2005  Pastels, New Work, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
2004  Pastels by Bobbie McKibbin, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
2002  Pastels by Bobbie McKibbin, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
1998  Western Images by Bobbie McKibbin, Artifacts Gallery, Montana
1998  Pastels by Bobbie McKibbin, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
1995  Pastels by Bobbie McKibbin, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
1993  Pastels: Bobbie McKibbin, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
1991  Bobbie McKibbin: Hawaiian Landscapes, Village Galleries, Hawaii
1990  Drawings—Bobbie McKibbin, Groveland Gallery, Minneapolis
1990  Bobbie McKibbin: New Works, Village Galleries, Hawaii
1989  McKibbin: Recent Works, Carega-Foxley-Leach Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1989  Bobbie McKibbin Pastels, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
1989  Bobbie McKibbin: Drawings, Groveland Gallery, Minneapolis
1988  New Works: Bobbie McKibbin, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
1987  Paintings & Pastels: Bobbie McKibbin, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
1985  Bobbie McKibbin: Recent Work, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
1984  Bobbie McKibbin Pastels, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
1982  Pastels by Bobbie McKibbin, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa



SELECTED INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS


2011  Small Works, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
2010  McKibbin, Michelman, Springs: New Works, The Frame Shop & Gallery, Hamilton, Montana
2007  Figurative Work, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
2006  Fields and Flowers, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
2001  Landscapes, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
2000  Skyscapes & Landscape: The Ever-Changing Loess Hills,
Those Fragile Giants ofWestern Iowa Moorhead Cultural Center, Brunnier Art Museum, Iowa State University, Iowa State Historical Museum, Sioux City Art Center
1999  20th Anniversary Exhibition, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
1999  Individual, Family & Community Resiliency, Brunnier Art Museum
1998  Art At Work, Des Moines Art Center
1998  Earthly Delights, MCA Heeschen Gallery, Pennsylvania
1996  Mentors Exposition: Teachers and Students, Simpson College, Iowa
1994-96  Land of the Fragile Giants – Landscapes & Environments of the
Loess Hills.Commissioned works by the Brunnier Art Museum touring to: Sioux City Arts Center; Arts on Grand; MacNider Museum of Art; Waterloo Museum of Art; DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge; State Historical Museum, Iowa
1989  Winter Group Exhibition, Groveland Gallery, Minneapolis
1989  Gallery Artists, vanStraaten Gallery, Chicago
1988  Atmosphere and Light, Carega-Foxley-Leach Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1987  European & American Perspective on Landscape,
Carega-Foxley-Leach Gallery, Washington D.C.
1986  Landscape, vanStraaten Gallery, Chicago
1986  Midwest Places & People, Augustana College
1986  McKibbin and McKibbin: Paintings and Drawings, College of Mount St. Joseph, Cincinnati
1982  Alex McKibbin & Bobbie McKibbin: Paintings and Drawings,
Blanden Memorial Art Museum, Iowa
1980  Hassam Fund Purchase Exhibition, American Academy &Institute
of Arts and Letters, New York
1980  McKibbin and Zirkle: A Two-Person Show, Blanden Memorial Art Museum, Iowa
1979  Alex McKibbin and Bobbie McKibbin: Recent Works, Century Center Art Center, Indiana
1979  McKibbin and Zirkle: A Two-Person Show, MacNider Museum, Iowa
1975  Emerging Graphic Artists, San Francisco



SELECTED CURATED OR JURIED EXHIBITION


2007  Obsessed: Weather in Art, Brunnier Art Museum, Iowa
1998  The Iowa Collection: Land of the Fragile Giants - Landscapes & Environments of the Loess
Hills, residence of Ambassador & Mrs. Kenneth M. Quinn, Phnom Penn, Kingdom of Cambodia, U.S. Department of State
1998  Iowa Artists 1998, Des Moines Art Center
1994  Iowa Artists, Des Moines Art Center
1993  All Iowa Show, Des Moines Art Center
1986  21st Annual Area Competitive Exhibition, MacNider Museum
1985  20th Annual Area Competitive Exhibition, MacNider Museum
1984  Eighth Annual Rock Island Fine Arts Exhibition, Augustana College, Illinois
1984  19th Annual Area Competitive Exhibition, MacNider Museum
1981  All Iowa Show, Des Moines Art Center
1979  Clay-Paper Exhibition, The Octagon Gallery, Ames
1978  5th National Print Exhibition, Minot
1974  Mid State Art Exhibition, Evansville Museum of Arts and Science
1974  Cincinnati Invitational Biannual Exhibition: Drawing & Prints, Cincinnati Art Museum
1974  10th National Print Exhibition, Silvermine Guild of Artists, Connecticut
1967  Gimble Young Artists Exhibition, Philadelphia



COLLECTIONS: Selected Museum and Corporate  (excluding private)


National Museum of American Art (a.k.a.) Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Des Moines Art Center, Iowa
State of Iowa: Art in State Buildings Program, Iowa
Blanden Memorial Art Museum, Iowa
The Brunnier Art Museum, Iowa State University
Charles MacNider Museum, Iowa
Drake University, Iowa
Miami University, Ohio
Allied Insurance, Iowa
American Telephone & Telegraph Company, Arizona
Arthur Anderson Co., Minneapolis
Board of Education, Philadelphia
Bradshaw/Fowler/Proctor & Fairgrave Law Firm, Iowa
Covenant Medical Center, Iowa
Ernst & Whinney, St. Louis
Gilmore Law Firm, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Hallmark Cards, Kansas City
Iowa Bankers Association, Des Moines
Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines
Kemper Insurance, Oak Grove, Illinois
Lutheran Hospital, Des Moines, Iowa
Maytag Corporation, Iowa
Meredith Corporation, Iowa
Minnesota Mutual Life Insurance, St. Paul
Missouri Public Service Company, Kansas City
Montgomery County Memorial Hospital, Illinois
Northwestern Bell Telephone
Pioneer Hybrid International, Johnston
Principal Financial Group, Des Moines
Ralston Purina, St. Louis
Ritz Carlton Hotel, Maui, Hawaii
3M Corporation, Minneapolis



COMMISSIONS (excluding numerous private commissions)


Firestone Corporation, Iowa
Pella Rollscreen, Iowa
Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Co., West Des Moines
Hotel Pattee, Perry, Iowa
Pioneer Corporation, Johnston, Iowa
University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics, Iowa City
1st Bank of Waterloo
1st Source Bank, South Bend, Indiana
Chamber of Commerce, City of Grinnell, Iowa
Grinnell College, Iowa
Shughart, Thomson, Kilroy Law Firm, Kansas City



SELECTED PUBLICATIONS


Pastel Journal, Michelle Taute, February, 2013
High Desert Journal, Bobbie McKibbin, Spring, 2011
Missoula Living, Charles Finn, June 2007
Big Sky Journal, Charles Finn, Arts 2006 and two reproductions
with Thomas McGuane's excerpted short story
Drawn West, touring exhibition catalog, 2005
Independent, Skylar Browning, June 2005
Holy Ground, Michael Carey, 2002
Notecards, Hotel Pattee, 2001
Lit by the Sun, The Art & Artists of the Hotel Pattee, Lela Gilbert, 2001
Meadville Tribune, June 1998
Iowa Artists 1998, Des Moines Art Center
Voices on the Landscape, Loess Hills Press, 1996
The Sesquicentennial Collection, Grinnell College, 1996
Iowa Artists 1994, Des Moines Art Center, Land of the Fragile Giants,
Landscapes, Environments & Peoples of the Loess Hills, Brunnier Art Museum, 1994
Des Moines Register, Eliot Nusbaum, August 1991
Des Moines Register, Ken Fuson, November 1989
The American Artist Magazine, Mark Stegmeier, December 1988
Des Moines Register, Eliot Nusbaum, July 1988
Victorian Hotels, Symposium on the Small Town in America, 1987
Ohio Arts Council, Daniel Brown, November-December 1986
Post-Dispatch, Patricia Degener, February 1986
Des Moines Register, Eliot Nusbaum, November 1985
South Bend Tribune, Jeanne Derbeck, June 1985
Bobbie McKibbin, The Landscape, touring exhibition catalog, 1984
Ft. Dodge Messenger, Kris Hillmer, April 1982
Lompoc Record, August 1983
South Bend Tribune, Jeanne Derbeck, May 1983
Corporate Digest Magazine, November/December 1982
Des Moines Register, Nick Baldwin, October 1982
Des Moines Register, Nick Baldwin, May 1981
James Drew and Lloyd Rodgers, Mirecourt Trio, 1980



EDUCATION


M.F.A., Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
B.F.A., Miami University, Oxford, Ohio



ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE


1991 to 2007, Professor, Grinnell College
1982 to 1991, Associate Professor
1976 to 1982, Assistant Professor