Kathleen Blackshear

Birth Date: 
06/6/1897
Birth Place: 
Navasota, TX
Death Date: 
10/14/1988
Death Place: 
Navasota, TX
Active In: 
Chicago
Navasota, TX
New York, NY
Texas
Medium: 
Graphic Art
Lithography
Painting
Subject: 
African American Figure/Genre/Portrait
Exhibitions: 
Annual Exhibition of Works by Chicago and Vicinity Artists, AIC, 1933, 35, 43
Annual Exhibition of the Art Students' League of Chicago, AIC, 1927, 28
International Water Color Exhibition, AIC, 1934.
Chicago Society of Artists, 1934
Solo, Witte Memorial Museum, San Antonio, TX
Houston (TX), Museum of Fine Arts
Dallas (TX) Museum of Fine Arts.
Delgado Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
Southern States Art Exhibit
South Side Art Center, Chicago
Awards: 
Purchase prize, Houston (TX) Museum of Fine Art, 1930
Medal, Chicago Society of Arts Exhibition, 1934
Memberships: 
Chicago Society of Artists
Art Students' League of Chicago
Arts Club of Chicago
Training: 
SAIC, masters degree
Art Students League of New York, NYC
Baylor University, Waco TX
Other Occupations: 
Teacher/lecturer
Instructor, AIC 1926-46
Art History instructor, SAIC, 1926-61
Designer, theater posters, Los Angeles