Mrs Jessie Arms Botke

Maiden Name: 
Arms
Variant Names: 
Jessie Hazel Arms Botke
Spouse: 
Cornelius Botke
Birth Date: 
05/27/1883
Birth Place: 
Chicago, Cook County
Death Date: 
10/04/1971
Death Place: 
Santa Paula, CA
Variant Date/Place: 
Death date/place: 10/02/1971, Ventura, CA.
Residences/Studios: 
NYC
Studio,4542 E 57th St, Hyde Park/Chicago
Chicago
Visited: 
Europe
Active In: 
57th Street Art Colony, Hyde Park, IL
California, 1927+
Medium: 
Illustration
Mural
Painting
Subject: 
American West
Birds
Wildlife
Style: 
Decorative
Exhibitions: 
Exhibit of Oil Paintings by Illinois Artists, Peoria Society of Allied Arts, 1918
Paintings by Cornelius and Jessie Arms Botke, AIC, 1925
AIC, 1916-26.
Southwest Exposition, 1928
Academy of Western Painters, 1935, 1936.
Sanity in Art, Chicago, 1938.
National Academy of Design, NYC.
Pennyslvania Academy of Fine Arts, 1919.
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC.
Los Angeles Museum.
Golden Gate Exposition, San Francisco, CA, 1939
Solo, Vose Galleries, Boston, 1930.
Solo, Grand Central Art Galleries, NYC, 1943
Salon de la Societie des Artistes Francais, Paris, 1924
Stendahl Gallery, Los Angeles
California Palace of the Legion of Honor
National Association of Women Artists, 1925, 33
Awards: 
Bronze Medal, Exhibit of Oil Paintings by Illinois Artists, Peoria Society of Allied Arts, 1918
Martin B. Cohn Prize, AIC
Engelwood Woman's Club, Annual Exhibition of Works by Chicago and Vicinity Artists, 1917
Chicago Society of Artists Silver Medal, Annual Exhibition of Works by Chicago and Vicinity Artists, 1919
Shaffer Prize, Annual Exhibition of Works by Chicago and Vicinity Artists, 1920, 26
Prize, National Association of Women Artists, NYC 1925, 26, 28.
Mary Brady Tucker Prize for Decorative Painting, National Association of Women Artists, NYC, 1933.
Southwest Exposition, 1928
Academy of Western Painters, Los Angeles, 1935, 1936
Sanity in Art, Chicago, 1938.
Memberships: 
National Association of Women Artists, NYC
Grand Central Gallery Association
California Art Club
California Water Color Society
Foundation of Western Art.
Collections: 
AIC
Irvine Museum.
Fleischer Museum
Training: 
SAIC
Ogunquit, ME.
Other Occupations: 
Designer for Albert at Herter Looms, a tapestry design and manufacturing firm, NYC.
Book illustrator