Priscilla Humay – Resumé

COLLECTIONS  (complete list available upon request):

USA National Parks Collection (2 pieces)

Big Cypress National Preserve (2 pieces)

Illinois Bell Collection, Chicago IL

Cole Taylor Bank, Chicago IL (Main Bank)

Bauhaus Archive, Germany

International Travel Service Collection, Deerfield IL

College of Lake County Permanent Collection, Grayslake IL

Harris Bank Art Collection IL

Household International Corporation

Kemper Corporate Art Collection IL

Institute of Design Archive at: Chicago Historical Society & University of Illinois Chicago

Private Collections in the United States, Europe, Mexico, Japan


Elisa Tucci Gallery, NY

ARC Gallery, Chicago IL

Catch 22 Gallery, St. Augustine FL

Eastman Gallery, Houston TX

The Bonfoey Gallery, Cleveland OH

Fathom Solutions Corporate Loan, Chicago IL

International Travel, Deerfield IL

Deerpath Gallery, Lake Forest IL

Merril Chase Contract Gallery, Chicago IL

Customs House Gallery, Wellfleet, Cape Cod MA

Hanson Gallery, New Orleans LA

Paul ‘Ard Gallery, Naples FL

EDUCATION  (complete list of additional study available upon request):

BFA – School of the Art Institute of Chicago IL

MS – Illinois Institute of Technology, School of Architecture & Visual Design, Chicago IL

POST GRADUATE – Charles University, Print & Drawing Atelier, Prague, Czech Republic


Artist-In-Residence – Big Cypress N. P. – U.S Department of Interior National Park Service

Signature Status & 5 Year:  Colored Pencil Society of America CPSA International

2007 – Excellence Award – CPSA International Exhibition, Strathmore Mansion Gallery MD

2006 – Best of Show – Midwest Color Exhibition IL

2003 – Best of Show – “10th Anniversary Exhibition”, Prairie Art Center, Schaumburg IL

2001 – Award of Merit – “Beyond the Conventional”, BACC Gallery, Barrington IL

1999 – Strathmore Award – “Midwest Color”, Fine Arts Building Gallery, Chicago IL

1999 – Award of Merit – “Recent Works”, CLC Gallery, Grayslake IL

1997 – Purchase Award – “Recent Works”, CLC Gallery, Grayslake IL

1996 – Juror & Peoples Choice Awards – “CPSA at David Adler Center”, Libertyville IL

1995 – Award of Excellence – “Crayons de Couleur”, BAAC Gallery, Barrington IL

1989 – Purchase Award – “Open Spectrum”, David Adler Center, Libertyville, Illinois

1983 – 1st Place – Deerpath Art Festival, Lake Forest IL

1982 – 2nd Place – Deerpath Art Festival, Lake Forest IL

1982 – Two Purchase Awards – “Recent Works”, CLC Gallery, Grayslake IL

Award Finalist:  Chicago International Film Festival ~ Film Animation ~ Chicago IL

Honoree:  2003 – Lake County Women’s Coalition “Women of Artistic Vision, 9th Annual”

2009 – Invited Member of National Association of Professional Women


2014 – Strathmore PR Brochure and website pages

2013 – Dick Blick (artwork on product)

2012 – Artists & Illustrators Magazine, UK

2010 – Best of Worldwide Artists, Charcoal, Pastel & Pencil, Volume I, Kennedy Publishing

2010 – CPSA Signature Showcase, North Light Publishing

2007 – Medical Illustration for Drs. Louis and Louis

2005 – March 2005 issue of The Artist’s Magazine

2003 – Colored Pencil Explorations, by Janie Gildow, featured artist, North Light Books

2002 – Front Cover & back insert, Winter Edition, Dick Blick Studio Catalog

1999 – Best of Colored Pencil V, Rockport Publishers

1996 – Best of Colored Pencil III, Rockport Publishers

Who’s Who:  America ed 60 & 61, Amer. Women ed 23 & 25, Midwest ed 19 to 23, World

Women ed 15, Amer. ed 45, Emerging Leaders Amer. ed 1,2, World ed 12, International Professional Women ed 6 to 9


FOUR@180 4 person Group Exhibition – Artistic Bits, East Dundee IL

FOUR@180 4 person Group Exhibition – Infusion Gallery, Los Angeles CA

 Catch 22 Gallery, St. Augustine FL – One Person Exhibiton

“Personal Vistas” Solo 6 Person Exhibition – BAAC Gallery, Barrington IL

“Visionaries” Solo 5 Person Exhibition – Portals Ltd. Gallery, Chicago IL

Frizzell Gallery, Fort Myers FL – One Person Exhibition

“Fathom Solutions Corporate” Solo 2 person Exhibition – Chicago, IL

“Fathom Solutions Corporate” Solo 2 Person Exhibition – Chicago IL

Elgin Symphony, Elgin IL – One Person Exhibition

Deerpath Gallery, Lake Forest IL – One Person Exhibition

“Perspectives of 4 Women Artists” – University of Illinois, Champaign Urbana IL

ARC Gallery, Chicago IL – One Person Exhibition

Garrett Gallery, Northwestern University, Evanston IL – One Person Exhibition

ARC Gallery, Chicago IL – One Person Exhibition


“Central National Bank” -Austin, TX

“Reveal” – Cedar Park TX

“Small Works 2” – Georgetown Art Center, Georgetown TX

“Liberty Hill Art Exhibition – 2017 & 2019” Liberty Hill TX

“You Are Here, Earth Day Exhibit”, – Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve, Austin TX

“Austin Figurative Exhibit” – Austin Visual Artists Association, Austin TX

“CPSA 22nd International Exhibition” – Ormond Art Museum, Ormond Beach FL

ARC 40th Anniversary Exhibit, ARC Gallery, Chicago IL

Lubeznik Center for Art, “Magical Realism” –  Michigan City IN

Faculty Exhibit, Jountras Gallery, Chicago Botanic Garden IL

“Now & Then” Faculty Exhibition, Guenzel Gallery, Door County WI

“Faculty Exhibition” – The Art Center, Highland Park IL

“CPSA 15th International Exhibition” – Mansion Strathmore Gallery, Bethesda MD

“Signature Showcase Exhibition” – Cornell Museum of Art, Delray Beach FL

“Collective Works” – Arts on Grand, Spencer IA

“Midwest Color 2006” – Prairie Center for the Arts, Schaumburg IL

“CPSA 12th International Exhibition” – Jay Etkin Gallery, Memphis TN

“Faculty Exhibition of the Peninsula Art School” – Guenzel Gallery, Door County, WI

“River East Invitational” – River East Center, Chicago IL

“4th Biennial National Exhibit” – Charlotte County Art Guild, Punta Gorda FL

“In View” – The Art Center Gallery, Highland Park IL

“10th Anniversary Invitational” – Prairie Center for the Arts, Schaumburg IL

“Explore This 2” Experiment Exhibition – Court House Gallery, Stuart FL

“CPSA 10th International Exhibition” – Fort Worth TX

“Seeding The Snow” – Woman Made Gallery, Chicago IL

“Midwest Color ’99” – Fine Arts Building Gallery, Chicago IL

“Recent Works” – CLC Gallery, Grayslake IL

“CPSA 6th International Exhibition” – Ellipse Gallery, Arlington VA

“Crayons de Couleur” – BAAC Gallery, Barrington IL

“Recent Works” – CLC Gallery, Grayslake IL

“CPSA 5th International Exhibition” – Palette & Chisel Gallery, Chicago IL

“Midwest Color” – BBAA Gallery, Birmingham MI

“Recent Works” – CLC Gallery, Grayslake IL

“CPSA 3rd International Exhibition” – Art at the Powerhouse, Cleveland OH

“Crayons de Couleur” – BAAC Gallery, Barrington IL

“Vistas” – David Adler Gallery, Libertyville IL

 “North Exposure” – David Adler Gallery, Libertyville IL

“Open Spectrum” – David Adler Gallery, Libertyville IL

 “Recent Works” – CLC Gallery, Grayslake IL

Warm Gallery, Minneapolis MN

Wustum Museum of Fine Art, Racine WI

University of Chicago Gallery

ARC Gallery, Chicago IL

Frostburg Fine Arts Gallery, Frostburg MD

“Landscape Drawing Exhibition” – Hyde Park Arts, Chicago IL

“Artists, Residents of Chicago” – Ward Gallery at U.I.C. Chicago IL

Illinois Wesleyan University Gallery, Bloomington IL

Dittmar Gallery, Northwestern University, Evanston IL

“12 Artists – Contemporary Prints” – Chicago State University Gallery, Chicago IL

Gallery 210 – University of Missouri, St. Louis MO

ARC Gallery, Chicago IL

“Colorprint USA” – Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

ARC Gallery, Chicago IL

Films by Women – Museum of the Art Institute of Chicago

“40 Woman Artists of ARC & Artemesia Galleries” – One Illinois Center, Chicago IL

“Artists from School of the Art Institute, Past-Present – Equitable Bldg, Chicago IL

“Chicago 10 Printmakers” – Balzekas Museum, Chicago IL


Awards Judge: 2012 – Festival of the Arts, Libertyville IL

Exhibition Judge – Students:  2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 – Chicago Botanic Gardens, IL

Art used as cover: 2010, for Dick Blick Colored Pencil product tin

Awards Judge: 2005 – Deerpath Art Fair, Lake Forest IL

Public Relations Director: 1999 through 2003, CPSA National Governing Board

Illinois Arts Council Appointee: 1996 through 1998

President: 1996 through 1997, CPSA Chicago Chapter

Gallery Co-Director: 1978 through 1982 – ARC Gallery, Chicago IL


Juried into: Landscape Artists International

LECTURE & TEACHING EXPERIENCE  (complete list available upon request):

DKG STAR Spectacular Texas Arts Retreat 2020, Camp Allen, Navasota TX

Art Instructor: 2015, 2016, 2017 – U. of T., Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin TX

Art Instructor:  2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 – Chicago Botanic Gardens

Portfolio Review for Certificate Students: 2012, 2013, 2014 – Chicago Botanic Garden

Workshop Guest Artist Lecturer:  2011 – Nature Artist’s Guild, Morton Arboretum IL

Art Instructor: 2011, 2012 – David Adler Art Center, Libertyville IL

Guest Artist Critique & Lecture: 2014 – CPSA Chicago Chapter

Guest Artist Demonstrator:  2011 – CPSA Chicago Chapter

Drawing Instructor:  1994 through 2003 – College of Lake County, Grayslake IL

Guest Artist Presentation: 2014 – CPSA St. Augustine FL

Guest Artist:  2010 – CPSA St. Augustine FL

Visiting Artist Series Instructor: 2007, 2008 – Morton Arboretum IL

Honor Student Critiques & Demo: 2007 – Flagler High School, Palm Coast FL

Guest Artist:  2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009 – Peninsula Art School, Door County WI

Art Instructor:  2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 – The Art Center, Highland Park IL

Workshop Instructor:  2006 – St. Augustine FL – hosted by art league & CPSA St. Augustine

Guest Speaker:  2006 – Flagler Library, Palm Coast FL – presentation & critiques

Guest Artist: 2007 – Des Plaines Art Guild

Workshop Instructor:  2004 – CPSA National Convention 2004, Memphis TN

Workshop Instructor:  2004 – Lake County IL Art League 2-day Workshop


Sanford Corporation, Dick Blick Corporation & ColArt USA Derwent– art materials research

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