1060 N.Capitol Ave., Ste# C-380, IN 46204, US

(317) 410-6270

Welcome to Ritch Hanna Art

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    1953  Born in Pittsburgh, PA. Currently resides in Indianapolis


EDUCATION:


2010

B. A. Art History, with minor in Spanish, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

1975

B.A. Theatre Arts, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, FL


PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

2018

Advanced Encaustic Workshop with Jeff Hirst and Lisa Pressman, Chicago, IL


Encaustic: Theory and Best Practices Workshop w/Michael David, Provincetown, MA.


2017

Screenprinting on Encaustic 3-day Workshop w/Jeff Hirst, Shake Rag Alley, WI


2015 

R&F Paints Encaustic Intensive 4-day Workshop w/Sarah Rehmer, LaGrange, IL


1987 - 1992

Courses in Graphic Design, Drawing, Painting and Color Theory, Indianapolis Art Center (formerly Indianapolis Art League), Indianapolis, IN


1982

Certificate in Professional Illustration Techniques, University of California at San Diego


1980

Certificate in Creative Studies, University of California at San Diego


 1979 - 1983

Courses in Drawing, Painting, Graphic Design and Photography, San Diego Community College, and UC San Diego



Awards:

Certificate of Excellence, 18th Online Artavita Contest, April, 2016

Merit Award, Midwest National Abstract Art Exhibition XI, Indianapolis IN, 2015

Certificate of Excellence; 16th Online Artavita Contest, September, 2015

 Winner, Student Design contest sponsored by United Way of Central Indiana, 1988



Selected Solo and Small Group Exhibitions:


2018, 2016: A2Z Cafe, Indianapolis, IN


2015  "Common Ground" w/Linette Bledsoe, Raymond James Stutz Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IN


2013  BJava Coffee Shop, Indianapolis, IN


2012  A2Z Cafe, Indianapolis, IN  BJava Coffee Shop, Indianapolis, IN   


Selected Group Exhibitions:

2019

FLAVA FRESH! XV Exhibition, Indianapolis, IN

2018

ArtLink Regional Exhibition, ArtLink Gallery, Fort Wayne, IN

FLAVA FRESH! XIV Exhibition, Indianapolis, IN 

2017

“Alternative Wax: Layers of Facts”, Kobalt Gallery, Provincetown, MA

 “First Peek Show” Stutz Artists Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

2016

“Indianapolis Downtown Artists & Dealers Association (IDADA) Membership Exhibition, Circle City Industrial Center, Indianapolis, IN

 “Midwest National Abstract Art Exhibition, XII” Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN

“First Peek Show”, Raymond James Stutz Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

 2015

 “The Tiny Show IV”, Gallery 924, Indianapolis, IN

“The 2015 Stutz Holiday Show”, Raymond James Stutz Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

"Midwest National Abstract Art Exhibition XI", Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN

"Beauty", Meridian Street Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

"Running Hot and Cold; Contemporary Techniques of Painting with Wax", Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN

 "Energy Exhibition", Stutz Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

Raymond James corporate offices, Indianapolis, IN

"First Peek Show", Raymond James Stutz Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

  2014

"The Tiny Show III", Gallery 924, Indianapolis, IN

"The 2014 Stutz Holiday Show", Raymond James Stutz Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

Atrio@Gateway group show, 915 N. Meridian, Indianapolis, IN

 "Student/Instructor/Staff Art Exhibition", Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN

"Richmond Art Museum 116th Painting Exhibition", Richmond, IN

 "Midwest National Abstract Art Exhibition X", Garfield Park Arts Center,  Indianapolis, IN

"First Peek Show", Raymond James Stutz Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IN   

2013

 "Garfield Park Student/Instructor/Staff Exhibition", Garfield Park Arts Center,  Indianapolis, IN

"Midwest National Abstract Art Exhibition IX", Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN

"National Arts Program, Indianapolis", Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN

"The Homage Show", Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN

"First Peek Show", Raymond James Stutz Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

2012

"Irvington Presents Exhibition", Bona Thompson Memorial Center, Irvington, IN

"First Peek Show", Raymond James Stutz Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

  "The Ten Yards Show", Raymond James Stutz Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

2011

"Stutz Artists Holiday Show", Raymond James Stutz Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

"First Peek Show", Raymond James Stutz Art Gallery, Indianapolis, IN



Selected Bibliography


"Ritch Hanna", Studio Visit Magazine Volume #31, pp. 82-83, January, 2016                                           ### 

 


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