Curriculum Vitae


2008        MFA in Drawing/Painting, Arizona State University, Herberger College of the Arts, Tempe, AZ


2004        BFA in Painting/Drawing, University of Akron, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH


1998        Central Saint Martin’s College of Art and Design, The London Institute, London, England


Solo and Two-person Exhibitions:

2019       Oral Fixations - Drawings on Nail-Biting and Binge Eating, Solo Exhibition, Rueff Galleries, 

                             Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

2015       Body Contact by Christine WuenschelSolo Exhibition, Robert F. DeCaprio Gallery,

                             Moraine Community College, Palos Hills, IL

2015        Seductive Interplay: Figure Works by Christine Wuenschel & Eric Penington,                                

                             Two- person Exhibition, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS

2012        Observations & Confrontations: Drawings by Denise Stewart-Sanabria and

                               Christine Wuenschel, Two-person Exhibition, The Yeiser Art Center,

                             Paducah, KY

2011        Christine L. Wuenschel: Body Images, Solo Exhibition, Gallery 305A,

                             Illinois Central College, East Peoria, IL

2009        In the Flesh, Solo Exhibition, Six Squared, Arizona State University Polytechnic Campus, Mesa, AZ

2008        Reveal, Solo Exhibition, Harry Wood Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

2004        Enviable Image: Ideal Form, Solo Exhibition, Katherine Miracle Gallery, Akron, OH

2003        Being, Solo Exhibition, Myers School of Art Projects Gallery, University of Akron, Akron, OH

2001        Minus One Diva, Two-person Exhibition , Myers School of Art Lower Atrium Exhibition Hall, 

                             University of Akron, Akron, OH


Selected Juried/Group/Invitational Exhibitions:


2016        Drawing Discourse: 7th Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Drawing, S. Tucker Cooke

                            Gallery, University of North Carolina-Asheville

2015        Art Now: New Directions in Contemporary Painting 2015, Best of Show Award,

                            Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI

2015        The Feminist Sex Shoppe, On the Ground Floor Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2015        26th National Drawing and Print Exhibition, Gormley Gallery, Notre Dame of Maryland

                            University, Baltimore, MD

2014        Studio Montclair ViewPoints 2014: The 17th Annual Open Juried Exhibition,

                             Aljira: A Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ

2014        Texas National 2014, Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches, TX

2014        Who We Aren’t, Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL

2014        Negative Space, Location 1980 Gallery, Costa Mesa, CA

2013        October Electron Salon, Los Angeles Center for Digital Arts, Los Angeles, CA

2013        OH+5 Ohio Border Exhibition 2013, The Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, OH

2013        Derwent Art Prize, The Mall Galleries, London, UK

2013        All Media 2013, Chico Art Center, Chico, CA

2013        Videoholica 2013: Out of Focus!, Video Art Festival, Varna, Bulgaria

2013         NJC: Works On Paper, Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, Loveladies, NJ

2013        Working It Out, The Painting Center, New York, NY

2013        5th Annual Juried Exhibition, Idaho Falls Arts Council, Willard Arts Center, Idaho Falls, ID

2013        Reflections, Mills Pond House Gallery, St. James, NY

2013        National Art Premiere 2013, Elmhurst Artists’ Guild Gallery, Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL

2013        The Figure Now, Fontbonne University Fine Arts Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2013        Nude: Self and Others, Lexington Art League Loudon House Gallery, Lexington, KY

2013        2nd Annual Armstrong National 2-D Exhibition, Second Place Award,

                             Armstrong Atlantic State University, Savannah, GA

2012        Sexuality in Contemporary Society, Provenance Center, New London, CT

2012        From Our Perspectives: A National Women’s Art Exhibition, Women Center,

                             Oakland Community College, Farmington Hills, MI

2012        Paperworks 2012, B.J Spoke Gallery, Huntington, NY

2012’s not pretty, Grand Theatre Center for the Arts, Tracy CA

2012        15th Annual National Juried Exhibition, Honorable Mention, Gallery West, Alexandria, VA

2012        27th Texas International, Meadows Gallery, University of Texas at Tyler

2012        Body/Figure/Nude, Lexington Art League Loudon House Gallery, Lexington, KY

2012        Drawing Discourse: 3rd Annual Exhibition in Contemporary Drawing,

                            First Place Award, S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, University of North Carolina-Asheville

2011        7th Annual National Self-Portrait Exhibition, 33 Contemporary Gallery,

                            Zhou B. Art Center, Chicago, IL

2011        Celebrate the Season: Holiday Exhibition 2011, Box Heart Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2011        Multiple Propositions: A Look at Contemporary Drawing, Herron Galleries, IUPUI,

                            Indianapolis, IN

2011        New Works on Paper, Las Manos Gallery, Chicago, IL

2011        33rd Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition, Heuser Art Center,

                            Bradley University, Peoria, IL

2011        Americas 2011: Paperworks, Northwest Art Center, Minot State University, Minot, ND

2011        11th Annual Anniversary Exhibition, BoxHeart Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2011        Conversation Pieces: An Exhibition of Contemporary Art from Pre-Tenure Women

                          Faculty, Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries. Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

2011        iNDA6 (International Drawing Annual) Exhibition-in-Print,

                            Manifest Creative Research Gallery & Drawing Center, Cincinnati, OH

2011        Figurative Works, Second Place Award, University Gallery, Student Center, Ypilanti, MI

2011        Au Courant Exhibition, Box Heart Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2011 Nude: 25th Anniversary, Lexington Art League Loudon House Gallery, Lexington, KY

2010        Rouge, Buckham Gallery, Flint, MI

2010        Kink: The Seduction of Art, Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA

2010        Nude 2010, Manifest Creative Research Gallery & Drawing Center, Cincinnati, OH

2010        Drawing Discourse: A Contemporary Exhibition in Drawing, S. Tucker Cooke Gallery,

                            University of North Carolina Asheville, Asheville, PA                                            

2010        The Nude International 2010, Lextington Art League Loudon House Gallery, Lexington, KY

2010        2010 Water Tower Regional, Louisville Visual Art Association, Louisville, KY

2010        The Ann Metzger Memorial National All Media Exhibit, Gerdine Juror’s Award,

                            St. Louis Artists’ Guild & Galleries, St. Louis MO

2010        2010 Biennial National Art Exhibition, The Visual Arts Center, Punta Gorda, FL

2009        National Drawing and Painting Exhibition, The Lore Degenstein Gallery,

                            Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, PA

2009        The Nude International 2009, Lexington Art League Loudon House Gallery, Lexington, KY

2009        11th Annual Painting, Drawing, Photography & Print International Online Exhibition,

                            Juror’s Award of Special Recognition, Upstream People Gallery,

2009        Reflecting: Cancer Culture Community, Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries,

                            Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

2008        iNDA3 (International Drawing Annual) Exhibition-in-Print,

                            Manifest Creative Research Gallery & Drawing Center, Cincinnati, OH                              

2008        6x6x2008, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY                               

2008        MFA Juried Summer Exhibition, Second Place Juror’s Award, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ                                          

2007        The Nude International 2007, Lexington Art League Loudon House Gallery, Lexington, KY

2007        Ink and Clay 33, Honorable mention, Kellogg University Art Gallery,

                            California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA

2007        Hot $h*t, California Conference for the Advancement of Ceramic Arts (CCACA), Davis, CA

2006        Rest, Art One Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

2006        Nutcracker, Exchange Street Gallery, Akron, OH

2006        Fresh, Step Gallery, Tempe, AZ

2005        Engendered, B. K. Smith Gallery, Lake Erie College, Painesville, OH  

2004        New Graduate Exhibition, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ                                           

2004        Opening Gallery Exhibition, Katherine Miracle Gallery, Akron, OH

2003        Venusenvy, Myers School of Art Atrium Exhibition Hall, University of Akron, Akron, OH

2002        Artists of Rubber City 2002 Juried Exhibition, Charles Mayer Studios Inc., Akron, OH


Teaching Experience:

2015-present    Associate Professor of Fine Arts

                                  Patti and Rusty Rueff School of Design/Art/Performance, College of Liberal Arts,

                                  Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

2015-2018         Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Art and Design

                                  Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN


2009-2015        Assistant Professor of Fine Arts

                                  Patti and Rusty Rueff School of Visual and Performing Arts, College of Liberal Arts,

                                  Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN


2008-2009        Adjunct Faculty, The Division of Fine and Performing Arts,

                                  Paradise Valley Community College, Phoenix, AZ


2005-2008        Graduate Teaching Assistant (instructor of record),

                                  Herberger College of the Arts, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

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