Kris Cahill

Education: BFA, 1982  School of the Art Institute of Chicago


        2009        “RED” Women Painters West juried group show

                        ~juried by Kristin Hoerth, Editor in chief, Southwest Art Magazine

                        Autumn Lights Los Angeles 2009 Group Exhibit

                        ~curated by Lilli Muller

                        “Forty Shades Of Green”, Group show at Cactus Gallery, Eagle Rock, CA

                        Women Painters West Spring Show at VIVA Gallery, Sherman Oaks, CA

                           ~Juror: Jim Morphesis    *Blessing Semler Award

                         “Passion, Love, & Chocolate”, Group Show at Phantom Galleries, Los Angeles

                            ~curated by Martha Mitchell

                         “The Fine Art Of Free Will”, Solo Exhibition, 410 Boyd, Los Angeles

                             ~curated by Lilli Muller

        2008          Women Painters West, Juried Group Show at Encino Terrace

                          Score VII, Viva Gallery, Sherman Oaks, Ca

                            ~Juror: Kim Abeles     *Honorable Mention

                          Women Painters West, Viva Gallery; Sherman Oaks, CA

                            ~Juror: Bobbie Moline Kramer     *Alice Leonard Award

                          Women Painters West, All Members Show; Creative Arts Center, Burbank, CA

                          West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, West Hollywood, CA

                            ~Featured Artist 


        2007          The Energy Series; InVision, Chicago, IL

                          Spectrum: The Chakras; Micro Museum, Brooklyn, NY

                          West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, West Hollywood, CA

                          Brenart Gallery, Pasadena, CA

                            ~with Carlos Galindo

        2006          Brenart Group Exhibition-Competition, Pasadena, CA

                          IO West,  Los Angeles, CA

                            ~Gallery at the Andy Dick Theatre

                          Sacred Art,  Chicago, IL

                          Bucktown Arts Fest,  Chicago, IL

                          Uncommon Ground, Chicago, IL

                            ~with Jenny Steinman

        2005          Art Against AIDS, Chicago, IL

                         'Art Show' at The Chicago School

                          Bucktown Arts Fest,  Chicago, IL

        2004         Uncommon Ground, Chicago, IL

                         Transitions, Chicago, IL

                         InVision Art Show, Chicago, IL

                         Bucktown Arts Fest, Chicago, IL

                         The Gallery of The Chicago School

                         Art Against AIDS, Chicago, IL

                         Bare Walls, Art Institute of Chicago

       2003          Bucktown Arts Fest,  Chicago, IL

                         Art in Motion; Aldo Castillo Gallery,  Chicago, IL

                         Art Against AIDS,  Chicago, IL

                         Bare Walls, Art Institute of Chicago

       2002          Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL

                         Art Against AIDS, Chicago, IL

       2001          Gallery

                         Contained Gallery, Chicago, IL

                         Art Resources Gallery in the Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

                         Sextablos; Augen Gallery, Portland, OR

                         Around the Coyote,  Chicago, IL

                         Gallery 2828,  Chicago, IL

                         Art Against AIDS, Chicago, IL


       2000          The Adam & Eve Artist's Ball; Peter Jones Gallery, Chicago, IL

                         Karma Gallery,  Chicago, IL

                         Ecstacy 2000; Sunshine Gallery, Chicago,  IL

                         Anatomically Correct Gallery,  Chicago, IL

                         Sextablos; Redbud Gallery,  Houston, TX

                         Sextablos; Barrister's Gallery,  New Orleans, LA

                         August House Gallery, Chicago, IL

       1999          Dearborn Garden Walk Art Show; The Three Arts Club of Chicago

                         Sextablos; The Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL



    2008 - Honorable Mention - Score VII; VIVA Gallery, 

    2008 - Alice Leonard Award - Women Painters West juried show; VIVA Gallery


Publications, Television, and Films my work has appeared in:

   Cover of 'Footlights',  1996, Chicago, IL

   'Cupid', 1998, TV series

   'Mr. Peach's Dinner Party', 1997, short film, Chicago, IL

   'Cup of My Blood', 2005, feature film, Chicago, IL

   ‘My Boys’, 2008  TBS Series


Selected Private and Corporate Collections:

     The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL

     Flip Filipowski, Silkroad Technologies, NC

     Drs. Michael and Karen O'Mara, Chicago, IL

     Roger & PK Humphrey, Owensboro, KY

     Kenneth Jones, Chicago, IL

     Helen and Michael Cameron, Chicago, IL

     Andy Dick, Los Angeles, CA

     Lisa & Sue Siradis, Chicago, IL

     West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, West Hollywood, CA

     Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz, Los Angeles, CA

     AEDC, Washington DC

Licensing Agreements:

    Arbutus Images, 2006, Chicago, IL

Professional Memberships:

    Associate Member, Women Painters West  2008