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MFA Painting, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 1978.   image

MA Art Ed., University of Illinois, Champaign, IL 1972.

BFA Painting, Bradley University, Peoria, IL 1970.

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Gallery 175, Chicago, IL 2012 Curated by Sarah Krepp   image

Fine Line Gallery, St. Charles, IL 2010

100 Paintings/100 Drawings Project, Chicago, IL 2004   review

At the Tracks, Chicago, IL 1992.

Sybil Larney Gallery, Chicago, IL 1989.   image

Harper College, Palatine, IL 1989.

Heuser Art Center Gallery, Bradley University, Peoria, IL 1989.

Perkinson Gallery, Kirkland Fine Arts Center, Millikin University, Decatur, IL 1987.   review

Archer Gallery, Greenville College, Greenville, IL 1986.

One Illinois Center, Chicago, IL1984.

Gilman Galleries, Chicago, IL 1984, 1979, 1978.   reviews/images

NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL 1978.

Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN. 1978.   image

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New Artists, Water Street Gallery, Douglas, MI May 2017

FOTOWERK 2009, Flatfile Gallery, Chicago, IL Sept. 2009

The Artist Project, Artopolis, Chicago, IL 2008

“Curator’s Choice,” Around the Coyote Gallery, Chicago, IL 2007 Curated by Shannon Stratton chief curator at ThreeWalls

“fresh stART,” Tom Robinson Studio/Gallery, Around the Coyote, Chicago, IL 2007

Works on Paper – Sheets, Planes and Pulp , Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL 2007 Curated by Margaret Hawkins

BRIDGE ART FAIR, Chicago, IL 2007

PLANE VISION, NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL 2006

MIND MAPPING, NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL 2003

FACE TO FACE James R. Thompson Center State of Illinois Bldg. Chicago, IL 2002

EMPIRICAL INVESTIGATIONS, 104 SERIES International Association of Empirical Aesthetics, New School University, New York, 2000   image

THREE FROM CHICAGO Harper College, Palatine, IL 2000.

ABSTRACT: CHICAGO - A Comprehensive Survey Exhibition of Contemporary Abstraction Klein Art Works Chicago, IL 1993 & 1998.

“The Sky Above...The Earth Below”, Wood Street Gallery, Chicago, IL 1994.

“1117 W. LAKE,” Harper College, Palatine, IL 1993.

“THREE CHICAGO ARTISTS BACK FROM NICE, FRANCE.” Carole Jones Gallery, Chicago, IL 1993.

“GROUP SHOW,” Beret International, Chicago, IL 1993.

“GROUP SHOW,” World Tattoo Gallery, Chicago, IL 1992,1993.

“ABSTRACT SERIALIZATION,” NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL. 1993.

Mercantile Exchange, Chicago, IL 1991.

“SWEET HOME CHICAGO -30 CHICAGO ARTISTS,” Navy Pier, Chicago, IL 1989.

“POUGIALIS FELLOWSHIP SHOW,” Columbia College, Chicago, IL 1988.

Sybil Larney Gallery, Chicago, IL 1988.

“LUDWIG WILDING, CRAIG A.ANDERSON and (ART)n,” At the Tracks, Chicago, IL 1988.

Gallery 400, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 1988.

“ART JONCTION INTERNATIONAL,” Palais des Expositions, Nice, France 1987.   image

“RIVER WEST-118 NORTH CLINTON,” Sybil Larney Gallery, Chicago, IL. 1987.

“ART AT THE BROILING POINT,” Meat Gallery, Philadelphia, Pa. 1987.

“NEW ART FROM CHICAGO,” Columbia Assoc. Gallery, Washington, D.C. 1987.

81st DRAWING EXHIBIT, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL. 1985   image

“BETWEEN PAINTING AND SCULPTURE,” Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL. 1985.


ACME Gallery, Minneapolis, MN. 1985

“ILLINOIS PRINT & DRAWING,” Harper College, Palatine, IL. 1987, 1985, 1983,1979, 1977.

Columbus Art Museum, Columbus, OH. 1983.

“CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL ART EXPO,” Navy Pier, Chicago, IL. 1983, 1981.

“RAC REVISITED,” NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL. 1983.

“TWO PAINTERS - TWO SCULPTORS,” Gilman Galleries, Chicago, IL. 1982.

“HOUSE,” Countryside Art Center, Arlington Heights, IL. 1981.

“ILLINOIS PAINTERS,” Bradley University, Peoria, IL. 1980.

Block Gallery, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. 1981.

Illinois State Museum, Springfield, IL. 1981.

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL. 1981.

Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL. 1981

North Park College, Chicago, IL. 1982.

"6 to 6," Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago, IL. 1980. "ABSTRACT ALTERNATIVES," NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL. 1980.

"ANDERSON, DAHLBERG, DALLAS," NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL. 1979.   review

"4 / 4," N.A.M.E. Gallery, Chicago, IL. 1977-78.   review

Krannert Museum, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL. 1971.

"IX ANNUAL ART EXHIBIT," Container Corporation, Rock Island, IL. 1969.

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"Individual Artist Support Initiative Grant recipient" Illinois Arts Council 2011

"ART IN ARCHITECTURE AWARD" Capital Development Board, State of Illinois. 1988 image   & 1982. image

"MENTOR POUGIALIS FELLOWSHIP," Columbia College, Chicago, IL. 1990, 1985.

State of Illinois Purchase Award, 1983.

"ILLINOIS PAINTER," 1980 - 1982.

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“ALTERAGE” NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL 2006


“PURPLE PASSION” NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL 2005

“T HERE” NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL 2005

“Views from Ricky’s Nova Again!” NAB Gallery Chicago, IL. 2005

"Influence by Proximity," NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL. 2002

Gallery 400, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL. 1994.

"Aesthetic Exegesis," Ben Dallas, Sally Havlis, Michael Hopkins and Perry Pollock. NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL. 1993.

“SIX CORNERS CHICAGO,” Wooden Gallery, Chicago, IL. 1989. Catalog.


“SOUTH OF I-80,” NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL. 1984. Catalog.

“PSYCHIC TERRITORIALITY IN THE POST-MODERN ERA,” NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL. 1983. Catalog. Introduction by Joshua Kind.

“FIVE ARTISTS FROM HAMBURG,” Die Wand Galerie, NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL. 1983.


“ABSTRACT ALTERNATIVES,” NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL. 1980.   reviews

top of page; “Prairie Smoke” Victor Cassidy, January 5,

Reader, Mitchell Stevens, April 23, 1993.

Chicago Artist Coalition News; Jean Fulton, Feb. 1989

New City; Ruth Burrie, Nov. 1988.

Chicago Tribune; Rick Kogan, June 17, 1988.

Crain’s Chicago Business; Sandra Conn., Nov. 9, 1987.

New Art Examiner; Karl Moehl, Summer 1987.   review

World Lexicon of Artists, Leipzig, 1985.

New Art Examiner, Karl Moehl, May, 1984.   review

Chicago Sun Times, Harold Haydon, March 16, 1984.   review

New Art Examiner, Joshua Kind, Jan. 1982.   review/image

New Art Examiner, Mike Bonesteel, Oct. 1979.   review

New Art Examiner, Ann Markovich, March, 1980.   review

Chicago Sun Times, Franz Schultz, Feb.8,1980.   review

New Art Examiner, Susan Blake, Nov. 1979.

Chicago Sun Times, Harold Haydon, July 7, 1978.   review/image

Chicago Sun Times, Harold Haydon, Dec. 1977.   review

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The Bradley University's bradley hilltopics - fall 2011 Alumni Profiles:   link

“CRAIG A. ANDERSON - ARTIST/TEACHER,” Public Television Ch. 13, aired July 8, 1991. (nominated for an Ace award for best local short piece)   see movie

“BRUSHED UP,” Countryside, Cover story by Joan Norsworthy, March 8, 1984.   review

Art Now-Gallery Guide, Cover story, March, 1984.   image

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Abstract/Chicago, Klein Art Works, Chicago, IL. 1998,1993.

Art Jonction International ‘87, Nice, France, 1987.

81st Chicago Exhibit-Drawings, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL. 1985.

Illinois Print & Drawing Show, Harper College, Palatine, IL. 1985.

Chicago International Art Expo, Chicago, IL. 1983, 1981.

Illinois Painters III, Springfield, IL. 1980.

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Harper College, Palatine, IL. 1993.

Kishwaukee College, Malta, IL. 1988.   image

Millikin University, Decatur, IL. 1987.

Woodlands Academy, Lake Forest, IL. 1987.

College of DuPage, Glenn Ellyn, IL. 1983.   image

Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL. 1981.   image

ARCO Collection, Los Angeles, Ca. Herbert Bayer, Curator. 1979.

Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL. 1978.

Bradley University, Peoria, IL. 1969

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