Art from the heart, Mind, and Spirit
 
       Lorri Acott
P.O. box 1039, LaPorte, CO 80535
970.219.7418
www.lorriacott.com

 

Education

2002 Highly Qualified Art Licensed

1987-1988 University of Northern, CO. MA Special Education (ED/LD)

1981-1983 University of Northern, CO. BA Elementary Education

1979-1981 Colorado State University                      

Galleries                      

Aspen Fine Art Gallery, Aspen, Colorado                                                                  

Walnut Street Gallery, Fort Collins, Colorado                                                          

Phoenix Gallery, Park City Utah                                                                                    

Black Hawk Gallery, Saratoga, Wyoming                                                                        

Art Pic, Los Angeles, California    

Stoneheart Gallery, Evergreen, CO

Smith-Klein Gallery,Boulder, CO

Xanadu Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ                                                                                                  

Work purchased or rented by television shows – House, Brothers & Sisters, ER, Shark, Till Death, Ugly Betty. Motion pictures: The Happening, and The Soloist.

 

 

Professional Experience and Speaking Engagements

Sculpture Workshop, Sedona Art Center, Sedona, AZ. - May 09

Demo at National Council for Education on the Ceramics Arts Conference, May 09

Sculpture Workshop, Sedona Art Center, Sedona, AZ. April 09

American Raku Workshop, University of Denver, January 09

Sculpture Workshop, Colorado Art Educators Conference, Breckenridge, CO – October 08

Women with Wings project, Columbia Missouri, October 2008

Sculpture Workshop, Northern Colorado Potter's Guild, Ft Collins CO – August 2008

Sculpture Class, Evergreen Center for the Arts, Evergreen, CO – July 2008

Sculpture Class, Arvada Center for the Arts, Arvada, CO – July 2007
Sculpture Class, Sculpture Depot, Loveland, CO – July 2007
Fort Collins Parks & Rec, “Experts Talk”, Fort Collins, CO – June 2007
Opening Speaker, Alan Cohen, “Evenings with Extraordinary People,
Ft Collins, CO – May 2007
Through the Eyes of the Artist” CSU Continuing Education – April 2007
Women At Noon Speaker Series, March 2007
FCMOCA Sculpture Workshops, Fort Collins, CO – Summer 2006
Televised Pathways to Art Presentation, Poudre School District, Fort Collins, CO
 
Exhibitions 
Warriors and Unexpected Agreements, July 2009 Longmont Firehouse Art Center, Longmont, Colorado
Colorado Governor's Show, April 2009 Loveland, Colorado
One Woman Show, Xanadu Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ. April 2009
"Women with Wings" Perlow Steven's Gallery, Columbia, MO.
"Light" Lakewood Center for the Arts, January 2009
Beyond the Obvious, Park City, Utah, Phoenix Gallery, December, 2008 
Sculpture on the Riverwalk, Littlerock Ar, Oct 2008

Perlow-Stevens Gallery, Columbia Missouri -Oct-Dec 2008

 

UnBridled Beauty FortCollins, Co-Sept 2008

 

Two-Woman Show, Aspen, CO – July 2007
“Deviant” – Art Formz, Miami, FL – May – July
 Loveland Sculpture Invitational Show & Sale, Loveland, CO – August 2005 - 2008
One Woman Show and Demonstration – Walnut Street Gallery, Fort Collins, CO –
             May 2007, December 2005, August 2004
Studio Tour, Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art – 2003 – 2006
Serendipity Art Show and Sale, ArtsAlive, Poudre River Arts Center,           Fort  Collins, CO –September-October 2006
Unexpected Agreements - Two Person Show - Fort Collins, CO, Museum ofContemporary Art – Summer 2006
“Passion of Color” 3 person invitational exhibition, Estes Park, CO – May 2006
“Pretty Pictures” 8 person juried exhibition, Barone Gallery, PA – April 2006
“It Figures” - Invitational: Denver Art Students League, Denver, CO – January 2006
Featured artist “Spotlight”, City of Fort Collins Television - September - October 2005
Art Show at the Enclave - 15 local artists - September 2004
Lines and Shapes, national show, Estes Park, CO – September 2004
Colorado Clay –16 ceramic artists, Golden, CO – July 2004
North American Sculpture Exhibition - April 2004
International Symbolist Art Show Finalist - 2003, 2004
 
 

Public Works, Awards and Grants

Purchase Award, Sculpture on the Riverwalk, Littlerock AR-”Conversation with Myself” placed Permanently in a park in Littlerock Oct 2008

 

Peace” Evergreen, Colorado 12ft tall bronze. installed October 2008

 

Conversation with Myself” , Douglas County, Colorado Installed June 2008

 

Conversation with Myself” Evergreen, Colorado Installed June 2008

 

Women with Wings Exhibition, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO,July 2007 Artist

Fellowship, Arts Alive – April 2006

 

Women’s National Exhibition – Honorable Mention, Buffalo, New York, March 2006

 

Sculptural Pursuit Magazine Competition, Honorable Mention - July 2004

 

Symbols in Stone Larimer County Courthouse created by at risk youth- 1996

 

Eagle Mosaic Painting created by at risk youth, Larimer County Justice Center- 1995

Impala Mosaic Painting by at risk youth, Poudre High School- 1995

 

 
Publications
Sculptural Pursuit, "Creative Process of Paperclay," Winter 2005, Vol. 4, No. 5, pg. 42-46
Southwest Art, "The Human Experience," March 2009, Vol. 38, No. 10, pg. 54-57
 
 
Bibliography
Southwest Art, "The Human Experience," featured artist article, March 2009, Vol. 38, No. 10 pages, 54-57
The Healing Path, “Women with Wings”, May/June 2007, Issue 76, pg. 24-25 
The Ticket, Fort Collins Coloradoan, “Make a New Tradition of Father’s Day – Women with Wings exhibition”, June 14, 2007
ArtScape, Gallery, Museum, Art District Directory, 2007 issue, pg. 109
ArtsAlivewire, “Women with Wings”, January 2007, volume 3
Journey, “Focal Point: Lorri Acott-Fowler, Artist”, September/October 2006, vol. 1, issue                         2, pg. 22-23
The Ticket, Fort Collins Coloradoan, “Artists Get Down and (sometimes) Dirty at Annual Studio Tour”, September 15, 2006, cover artwork
Loveland Sculpture Invitational Show & Sale, “Biography Book”, August 2006, pg. 53
The Ticket: Spotlight, Fort Collins Coloradoan, “Kindred Spirits”, July 7, 2006
Pottery Making Illustrated, “Feet of Clay, Legs of Steel”, September/October 2005, vol. 8, no. 5, pg. 17-20
 

 

 

Charity Affiliations
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Sahwira Fund – Board Member, Zimbabwe, Africa
Art and Wine Benefit, Respite Care, Fort Collins, CO
Mask Fundraiser, Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art, CO
Impala Fund Golf Tournament, Fort Collins, CO
Hospice of Larimer County, Fort Collins, CO
“Hunter’s Hope”, Hemophilia Society, Fort Collins, CO
Hearts & Horses Inc., Therapeutic Riding, Loveland, CO
Front Range Exceptional Equestrians, Fort Collins, CO
Poudre Valley Health Systems Foundation, Fort Collins, CO
Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art, Fort Collins, CO
Rocky Mountain Raptor Program, Fort Collins, CO
Food Bank for Larimer County, Fort Collins, CO
Colorado State University – “Good Times Auction”, Fort Collins, CO
Arts Alive, Fort Collins, CO
The Sound of Color, juried selection, Fort Collins Symphony, CO.