Jane Burch Cochran

RESUME


 


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
(exhibitions in red are one person shows)

2009
MOMENTO MORI:CONTMPORARY MANIFESTATIONS
, Claypool-Young Art Gallery, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY and gave Guest Lecture.
KMAC MEMBERS EXHIBITION, KY Museum of  Art and Craft, Louisville, KY

2008
BLOODLINE: A QUILT EXHIBITION
, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN.
ANNUAL BEAD INVITATIONAL, Pismo Gallery, Denver, CO.
A TEAR IN THE FABRIC: THE CONCEPTUALLY DRIVEN QUILT, Cal Poly University Art Gallery, San Luis Obispo, CA.
FOUND OBJECTS TRANSFORMED, curated by Martha Connell, Terminal E. Delta Airlines, Atlanta, GA.

2007
PUSHING BUTTONS: ART QUILTS BY JANE BURCH COCHRAN,
Weston Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
SELECTIONS FROM PERMANENT COLLECTION, Renwick Gallery, Washington, DC and guest lecturer
FOUND OBJECTS TRANSFIGURED
, curated by Martha Connell, Terminal E, Delta Airlines, Atlanta, GA, August 29 - for a long time
GIVE AND TAKE, Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE, and Riffe Gallery, Columbus, OH

2006
ON THE SURFACE: EMBELLISHED QUILTS
, New England Quilt Museum, Lowell, MA , and guest lecturer
LIFE INsight: The Human Experience, Curated by Gail Brown, KY Museum of Art + Craft, Louisville, KY
THE YO YO SISTERHOOD, Garner-Furnish Studio, Louisville, KY

2005
SMALL WORKS BY JANE BURCH COCHRAN
, Cockerill Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
BEYOND TRADITIONS: CONTEMPORARY ART QUILTS, Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2002/03
SURFACING THE ART OF JANE BURCH COCHRAN & TERRIE HANCOCK MANGAT, American Quilt Makers in the Narrative Tradition, San Jose Quilt Museum, San Jose, CA, and Fresno Art Museum, Fresno CA.

2002
THREADS OF MEMORY: CONTEMPORARY NARRATIVE TEXTILES, Center for the Visual Arts, Denver, CO.
ART IN THE EMABASSIES PROGRAM, quilt loaned courtesy of Helen Drutt to Montevideo, Uruguay.
30 DISTINGUISHED QUILT ARTISTS OF THE WORLD, Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival, Japan.

2001
MASTER MAKERS: JANE BURCH COCHRAN RETROSPECTIVE, Kentucky Art & Craft Gallery, Louisville, KY.
LIVING TRADITION; CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN QUILTS, Dutch Textile Museum, Tilburg, Netherlands.

2000
MINIATURES 2000, Helen Drutt Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.
SELECTIONS FROM MINIATURES 2000, The Museum of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland.
ART QUILTS: CONTEMPORARY ART FORMS FROM TRADITIONAL ORIGINS, Dubuque Museum of Art, IA.

1999
COMMENTS ON THE AMERICAN 2Oth CENTURY, Connell Gallery, Atlanta, GA.
WOMEN OF TASTE, sponsored by Girls, Inc., Alameda County, CA, 3 year tour by SITES.

1998
JANE BURCH COCHRAN, Southern Ohio Art Museum, Portsmouth, OH.
QUILT ARTISTS OF THE WORLD, THE WORLD QUILT'98 IN JAPAN, Tokyo, Japan.

1997
UP IN THE AIR, UFO QUILT INVITATIONAL, Roswell Museum &Art Center, Roswell, NM.
ART QUILTS: INNOVATION AND DIVERSITY, Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY.

1996
SEWING COMFORT OUT OF GRIEF: THE OKLAHOMA CITY CHILDREN'S MEMORIAL ART QUILTS, IAO Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK & traveling 3 years, sponsored by Helias Foundation for Art and Human Rights.

1995
NATIONAL OBJECTS INVITATIONAL, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AK, curated by Alan DuBois.
FULL DECK: ART QUILTS, Renwick Gallery, Wash. DC., and traveling with SITES.

1993
CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN QUILTS, Crafts Council, London, England & traveling in Eng. & Ireland.
QUILT CONNECTION ALL-STARS, sponsored by the Museum of American Folk Art, New York City, NY.

1987
HOMAGE TO THE QUILT, American Craft Museum, New York, NY.

Other Exhibitions:
Quilt National ’05, ’01, ’99, ’97, ’95, ’93, ’91, ’89, ’87, Athens,OH
Visions’98, ’96, San Diego, CA

AWARDS AND HONORS

Juror's Choice (101st quilt) in Quilter's Newsletter's top 100 quilts of the century, 1999
Jurors' Award of Merit, Quilt National '95, 1995
Southern Arts Federation/NEA Fellowship, 1993
Al Smith Artists Fellowship, KY visual art awards 1993
Semi-finalist, ACC/Hines Craft Art Competition, 1993
Summerfair, Inc. Aid to Individual Artists Award, 1993
Judge's Choice, The Quilt Connection All-Stars, 1993
Award of Distinction, All Kentucky Juried Women's Art Exhibition, 1991

SPECIAL COMMISSIONS

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Cincinnati, OH
Menorah Park Center for Senior Living, (series of 3 quilts), Cleveland, OH
Federal Reserve Bank, Cincinnati, OH

MUSEUM AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
George R. Stroemple Collection, (10 quilts) Lake Oswego, OR
Delta Airlines, International Concourse, Atlanta, GA
Kentucky History Center, Frankfort, KY
University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, KY
Fidelity Investments, (8 quilts), Covington, KY
Fidelity Investments, Boston, MA
Ropes & Gray, (law firm) Boston, MA
Cotton Field Company, Ltd., (2 quilts), Tokyo, Japan
Louisville Gas and Electric Company, Louisville, KY
E.W. Scripps Company, Cincinnati, OH
Kentucky Fried Chicken, (2 quilts), Louisville, KY
Brown Forman Distillery, Louisville, KY
Cincinnati Bell, Cincinnati, OH

BOOKS

Tina Skinner, Found Object Art 2, Schiffer Publishing,  Atglen, PA, 2009
Martha Sielman, Masters: Art Quilts, Lark Books, New York, NY, 2008
Art Quilts: A Celebration, Lark Books, NYC, 2005
Katie Pasquini Masopust and Brett Barker, Color and Composition for the Creative Quilter, C&T Publishing, Lafayette, CA, 2005
Fiberarts Design Book 7, Lark Books, Sterling Publishing, NYC, 2003
The Big Book of Quilting, edited by Cassia B. Farkas, Sterling Publishing, NYC, 2003
One Quilt/One Moment: Quilts That Change Lives, edited by Alissa Norton, Primedia Consumer Magazine, Golden, CO, 2000.
Women of Taste, edited by Jen Bilik, C&T Publishing, Concord, CA, 1999.
Robert Shaw, The Art Quilt, Hugh Lauter Levin Assoc, 1997.
Jean Ray Laury, Imagery on Fabric, C& T Publishing, Lafayette, CA, 1997.
Eugenia K. Potter, Kentucky Women, Two Centuries of Indomitable Spirit and Vision, Big Tree Press, Louisville, KY, 1997.
Salazar, Marie, The Quilt: Beauty in Fabric and Thread, Michael Friedman Pub, NYC, 1997.
Juliet Bawden, Applique Style, Cassell Publisher, London, 1997.
Jennifer L. Atkinson, Collage Art, Rockport Publishers, Rockport, MA, 1996.
Linda Seward, The Complete Book of Patchwork, Quilting & Applique, Reed, London, 1996.
Robert Shaw, Quilts: A Living Tradition, Hugh Lauter Levin Assoc. 1995.
Nobuaki Seto, 88 Leaders in the Quilt World Today, Nihon Vogue, Tokyo, 1995.
Sue Pierce and Verna Suit, Art Quilts: Playing with a Full Deck, Pomegranate, 1994.
Linda Theophilus, Contemporary American Quilts, Crafts Council, London, 1993.
Martina Margetts, International Crafts, Thames and Hudson, London, 1991.

EDUCATION

Centre College, Danville, KY, BA, 1965
Cincinnati Art Academy, Cincinnati, OH, attended 1966-70


 


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