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Karen Gunderman

Biography to Display: 

EDUCATION

1975    MFA University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

1973    BFA Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York

 

PRIMARY WORK EXPERIENCE

2015-Present  Professor Emerita, Dept. of Art and Design, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Wisconsin

1978-2015 Professor of Art, Department of Art and Design, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

1990-1994, 2007-2010 Associate Chairperson, Dept. of Visual Art, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

1976-1977 Assistant Professor of Art, College of Wooster, Wooster, Ohio

June-August 1975 Visiting Artist, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

BIOGRAPHY

Karen Gunderson was known in her early career for porcelain pottery.  Gunderson’s later work, for which she is known internationally, is mixed media and acrylic paintings, and multimedia sculptures. These spindly sculptures are frequently abstract wall pieces.

 

 

Public Collections

 

 

 

Center for CraftCenter For Craft

 

 

AMOCA American Museum of Ceramic ArtAMOCA American Museum of Ceramic Art

 

Typical Marks

Gunderman

1978
Jar with Lid
Date: 1978
Materials: Porcelain
Method: Thrown
Dimensions: 8.8 x 8.3 x 8.3 inches
Surface Technique: Glaze
American Museum of Ceramic Art 2004.2.195, gift of the American Ceramic Society
American Museum of Ceramic Art 2004.2.195, gift of the American Ceramic Society
1978

Citation: Beul, Jasmine. "The Marks Project." Last modified August 21, 2022. http://www.themarksproject.org:443/marks/gunderman