Years at Knox: 2004 to present
M.F.A., 1985, Yale University.
B.A., 1983, Hope College.
Sculpture, ceramics, art history.
Visiting Artist and Juror at Hope College, Holland, Michigan, November 2010.
Visiting Artist. Trinity Christian College, 2005.
Exhibit of Wood Sculpture, Chicago Urban Art Society, Chicago, Illinois, 2011.
One of three artists: Devening Projects, Chicago, Illinois, 2011.
'The Long Now' Solo Exhibition: Sidecar Gallery, Hammond, Indiana, 2010.
'Kabinett 4' Three Person Group Exhibition: Devening Projects and Editions, Chicago, Illinois, 2010.
Solo Exhibits, Dominican University, River Forest, Illinois, 2007 and Beverly Arts Center, Chicago, Illinois, 2007.
Beverly Art Center of Chicago, 2007.
Dominican University, River Forest, Illinois, 2007.
Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois, 2005.
Judith Racht Gallery, Harbert, Michigan, 2002.
Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, 2000.
Leading up to a worldwide event -- Gun Control Theatre Action Week, May 27 through June 2 -- a play by Knox College theatre professor Neil Blackadder was selected for a new collection, "24 Gun Control Plays."
Rana Tahir, a double major in creative writing and political science, wrote dozens of poems and created 29 paintings after interviewing Kuwaiti residents about the 1990 Iraqi occupation.
Knox College awarded more than $1,750 in prizes in the 2013 Al Young Art Show. Organizing 200 art works in an array of media is a challenge, according student Katie O'Connor, who helped arrange the entries.