Vita


Education

•Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI., MFA, Printmaking, 1985
•Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN., BFA, Studio Art, Summa Cum Laude,1982


Profession
• Professor of Art
  Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN., 46556. 1986 – present.
  Courses in fibers, drawing, installation/video/web.


Honors/Grants

•Faculty-Student Travel Grant, Center for Women's InterCultural Leadership, Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN.To attend transmediale.06 in Berlin, Germany, February, 2006
• Maria Pieta Award for Excellence in Teaching, Saint Mary’s College,
  Notre Dame, Indiana, 2005
• DCUT (Department Creative Use of Technology In Teaching) Grant,
  with colleague Professor Krista Hoefle to develop course,
  “Installation, Video & the Web,” Saint Mary’s College, 2005
• Artworks Fund Grant, Arts Midwest/NEA, supporting workshop for
  Greater Cincinnati Weavers' Guild, 1998.
• Artworks Fund Grant, Arts Midwest/NEA, supporting exhibition at
  College of Lake County, Grays Lake, IL., 1997.
• Artist Residency, Ragdale Foundation, Lake Forest, IL., 1997.
• Arts Midwest/NEA Regional Visual Artist Fellowship in Crafts, 1995-96.
• Individual Visual Artist Master Fellowship in Crafts, Indiana Arts Commission, 1995-96.
• SISTAR Research Grant, Knight Foundation, 1992.

One & two person exhibitions

Star Studio Gallery, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN. 2006
Counterpoint, Stark Gallery, Xavier College Preparatory, Phoenix, AZ, 2006
New Drawings, Student Center, Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN. 2005
Tag Team, Julie & William Tourtillotte, Goshen College Art Gallery, Goshen, IN. 2003
New Works by Bill & Julie Tourtillotte, Parkland College. Champaign-Urbana, IL. 2000
Remnants: Industrial Legacy, 1997/98 sabbatical work by Julie W. Tourtillotte,
Moreau Gallery, Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN. 1999
Recent Work, Corner Stone Alliance, Benton Harbor, MI. 1999
Remnants: Fabric Works by Julie W. Tourtillotte, Warner Rotunda Gallery,
South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend, IN. 1998
Remnants, Southwestern Michigan College, Dowagiac, MI. 1998
Remnants, The Anderson Gallery, Pontiac, MI. 1997
Julie W. Tourtillotte: Textiles and Barbara Wiesen: Sculpture, College of Lake
County, Grays Lake, IL. 1997
IN INDIANA: Julie W. Tourtillotte, Krannert Pavilion, Indianapolis Museum
of Art, Indianapolis, IN. 1996
Flipside: Julie & Wm. Tourtillotte, Center for Contemporary Art, University of
Kentucky, Lexington, KY. 1996
Carole Kim & Julie W. Tourtillotte, Merwin Gallery, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL. 1995
Synechdoche: Julie & Wm. Tourtillotte, John G. Blank Center for the Arts,
Michigan City, IN. 1995
Dilemmas & Discrepancies, Elgin Community College, Elgin, IL. 1995
Julie W. Tourtillotte: Fabric Works & Prints, Elsie Munro Gallery, Albion College, Albion, MI. 1994
Rites of Passage, Little Theatre Gallery, Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN. 1992
Textiles, Patrick King Contemporary Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IN. 1992
Recent Fabric Works & Prints, Women’s Art League Gallery, South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend, IN. 1991

Selected group exhibitions

Sir Real Show, Kent State University Art Gallery, Kent, OH. 2006
Love is in the Air, exhibition and auction, Longwood College, Farmville, VA. 2005
Art Faculty Exhibition, Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN 2004
First Lady’sArt Series, Governor’s Mansion, Indianapolis, IN 2004
Interpretations: The Art of Creative Couples, Krasl Gallery at The Box Factory, St. Joseph, MI.2002
Cabaret Excentrick, South Bend Regional Museum of Art. 2002
Inside the Box, Fiber Artisans, Colfax Cultural Center, South Bend, IN. 2001
Cabaret Excentrick, South Bend Regional Museum of Art. 2001
Matter, Mind, Spirit: Thirteen Contemporary Indiana Women Artists, traveling
exhibition. The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C. 2000
Art Faculty Exhibition, Moreau Galleries, Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN. 2000
Meditations: Japanese Fiber Traditions Today, Longwood College, Farmville, VA. 2000
Matter, Mind, Spirit: Thirteen Contemporary Indiana Women Artists, traveling exhibition . Indiana venues: Indianapolis Art Center: Midwest Museum of American Art, Elkhart, IN; Evansville Museum of Art; Fort Wayne Museum of Art; Greater Lafayette Museum of Art; Indiana University, Bloomington; 1999
Small Packages II, Wood Street Gallery & Sculpture Garden, Chicago, IL. 1999
Herman Miller Cranbrook Alumni Art Collection, Herman Miller, Holland, MI. 1999
Fiber Artisans: 25 Years, South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend, IN. 1999
Seeing Through Surfaces, Surface Design Association, North-Central Region,
juried exhibition, Mary Mount College, Milwaukee, WI. 1998
20 Years of the Elkhart Juried Regional: A Survey of the Best of Show 1977-1997,
Midwest Museum of American Art, 1998
Cycles of Growth & Change, Fiber Artisans, Fernwood Botanic Garden & Nature Center, Niles, MI. 1997
19th Elkhart Juried Regional Exhibition, Midwest Museum of American Art, Elkhart, IN. 1997
PHAT 50, Community Gallery, South Bend Regional Museum of Art, IN. 1997
a place in between, Steve Murakishi, Julie & Wm. Tourtillotte, Steelhead Gallery, South Bend, IN. 1997
Love's Labor Lost, City Gallery at Chastain, Atlanta, GA. 1996
Holding Forth: Helfand, Henriquez, Olson & Tourtillotte, Buckham Gallery, Flint, MI. 1996
Soothsayer Eclectica, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS. 1996
Soothsayer Eclectica, Chadron State College, Chadron, NE. 1996
Personal Journeys, Fiber Artisans, South Bend Regional Museum of Art, IN. 1996
Perspectives: South Bend, Jean Dibble, Irina Koukhanova, Julie Tourtillotte,
Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN. 1996
fiberarts 1995, national juried exhibition, Creative Arts Guild, Dalton, GA. 1995
Fiberart International 95, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA. 1995
Mad Dog Loves Becky: A Hard Act to Follow: Responses to Objects from the
Permanent Collection, South Bend Regional Museum of Art, IN. 1995
 
Selected Collections
Cranbrook Museum of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Design Ogden, Indianapolis, Indiana
Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, Michigan
Elgin Community College, Elgin, Illinois
Greater Lafayette Museum of Art, Lafayette, Indiana
The Midwest Museum of American Art, Elkhart, Indiana
The Nelson-Atkins Museum, Kansas City, Missouri
Newport Harbor Beach Museum, Newport Harbor, California
Bernice Steinbaum, Steinbaum/Krauss Gallery, NY, New York
South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend, IN
 
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