John Baker, Chair
133/143 E.O.Bull
Phone: 610.436.2755
Fax: 610.436.2290


Sally Van Orden, Associate Professor of Art, Foundations

EducationSally Van Orden
BBA, Texas A&M University. 1984.
MFA, Texas Tech University. 1988.

Teaching Experience
West Chester University of Pennsylvania, Associate Professor. 1997–present.
Indiana University, Asssistant Professor. 1994–1996.
University of Delaware, Assistant Professor. 1989–1993.

Selected Solo Exhibitions
Organic Reflections. Knauer Gallery, West Chester University, West Chester, PA. 2010.
Organic Forms: A Series Exploring Boundaries. McKinney Gallery, West Chester University, West Chester, PA. 2010.
Blurring the Line, Solo Exhibition. Gail Piazza Gallery, Elkton, MD. 2008.
Solo Invitational Exhibition, Holland Tunnel Gallery, Hellenic International Studies in the Arts, Paros, Greece. 2007.
Artist of the Month, Silk Painters International. website: silkpainters.org. Juried selection. March 2006.
Sally Van Orden Botanical Expressions, Solo Exhibition. Fair Hill Galleries, Elkton, MD. 2004.
Organic Architecture: Silk-Painting & Mixed Media, Solo Exhibition. Robert E. Wilson Gallery, Merillat Center for the Arts, Huntington College, Huntington, IN. 2003.

Selected International, National, and Regional Juried Exhibitions
A Woman’s Perspective. McKinney Gallery, West Chester University, West Chester, PA. 2009.
The Canvas Project 2. Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport Atrium Gallery, Atlanta, GA. 2009.
What Texas Means to Me. Austin Art Space Gallery, Austin, TX. 2009.
Philadelphia/Tri State Artists Equity, 60th Anniversary Member Exhibition. The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA. 2009.
Inaugural Exhibition. Art Raw Gallery, New York, NY, 2009.
Flora & Fauna. Sixth Street Gallery, Vancouver, WA, 2009.
Winter ’08, Juried Group Exhibition, Whistle Stop Gallery, Glen Carbon, IL. Baroque and Monet Award, 2009.
Philadelphia/Tri State Artist Equity Members’ Exhibition. Barnstone Gallery, Phoenixville, PA. 2009.
Visual Contact Points, West Chester Universtiy Cutlural Exchange Faculty Exhibition. Guizhou University, China. 2008.

Reviews
Victoria Donohue, Cyber Silk, Philadelphia Inquirer, 2 July 2010: W24. Print. July 2, 2010.
R.B. Strauss, Art Matters, The Philadelphia Region’s Magazine of the Arts, April 2005, p.7. Print. April 2005.
Maggie Creshkoff Special to the Whig, Annual Artist’s Juried Show to Open at Arts Council,Cecil Whig, 15 September 2005: C8. Print. September 15, 2005.

Representing Gallery
Station Gallery, Greenville, DE.

Grants and Awards
Honorable Mention, Division of the Arts, Delaware State Arts Council, Dover, DE. 2010.
Faculty Development Grant, West Chester University, West Chester, PA. 2009.
Pedagogy for Engagement Grant, West Chester University, West Chester, PA. 2007.
Academic Affairs Council Priority Funding, West Chester University, West Chester, PA. 2007–2008.