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Master of Fine Arts, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 1998
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Illinois State University, Normal, IL, 1996
Associates in Arts, Illinois Valley Community College, Oglesby, IL, 1993

Selected Teaching and Administrative Experience
Associate Professor of Art, Tenured, Wesleyan College, Macon, GA, 2007-present
Assistant Professor of Art, Wesleyan College, Macon, GA, 2001-2007
Chair, Art Department, Wesleyan College, 2005-present

Selected Awards/Honors
2006 Vulcan Materials Company Teaching Excellence Award, Wesleyan College, Macon, GA, 2006
2004-2005 Marketing & Advertising Excellence Award: Best Marketing / Advertising / Media Professor,
The Central Georgia Advertising Federation, 2005
ReliaStar Purchase Award, 1998 Minnesota National Print Biennial, Minneapolis, MN, 1998
Edith Fergus Gilmore Materials Award, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 1998
Honorable Mention, Anderson Consulting, LLP, Columbus, OH, 1997

Selected One Person and Featured Exhibitions
Dennis Applebee: Semantics, The Pettigrew Center, Fort Valley, GA, 2006
Dennis Applebee, Kristen Applebee, Wesleyan College, Macon, GA, 2005
Recent Works by Dennis Applebee and Walter King, The Barth Galleries, Columbus, OH, 2002
Dennis Applebee, Theater Macon, Macon, GA, 2002
Works by Dennis Applebee, Arlene Levey, The Barth Galleries, Columbus, OH, 2000
Composition: An Exhibition by Dennis Applebee, Dublin Arts Council, Dublin, OH,1999
Dennis Applebee: An Exhibition of Recent Work, The Barth Galleries, Columbus, OH, 1998
Dennis Applebee, Millikin University, Decatur, IL, 1996

Selected Invitational Group Exhibitions
Prints, Palettes, and Pots, Museum of Arts and Sciences, Macon, GA, 2007
Prints, Palettes, and Pots
, Museum of Arts and Sciences, Macon, GA, 2005
The 10th Anniversary Exhibition, The Barth Galleries, Columbus, OH, 2003
Prints, Palettes, and Pots, Museum of Arts and Sciences, Macon, GA, 2002
Members Show, Middle Georgia Art Association, Macon, GA, 2001
Printmaking, The Hillel-Wexner Jewish Student Center, Columbus, OH, 1999
Arts and Letters, The Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, OH, 1998

Selected Competitive Group Exhibitions
The 2005 Georgia National Fair Juried Art Exhibition (Professional Division), Perry, GA, 2005
Ohio Art League’s 87 th Annual Spring Juried Exhibition, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH, 1998
The Second Minnesota National Print Biennial, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 1998
The Annual Juried Exhibition of the Columbus Art League, Shot Tower Gallery, Columbus, OH, 1997
20th Harper National Print and Drawing Exhibition, Harper College, Palatine, IL; WIU, Macomb, IL, 1996
National Works on Paper, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 1995

Selected Bibliography
Yates, Christopher A., “Grand Farewell Signals Conclusion of Venue's Shows,” The Columbus Dispatch, March 16, 2003.
Kohles, Jeanne Fryer, “Concept pieces engage eye, mind,” The Columbus Dispatch, Sunday, Aug 20, 2000.
Allen, Lynne and McGibbon, Phyllis, The Best of Printmaking: An International Collection, (Rockport Publishers, Inc., Gloucester, Massachusetts, 1997), p. 114.
Hall, Jacqueline, “League show back where it belongs,” The Columbus Dispatch, Sunday, July 26, 1998.

ob - ; o , ., self-published artist's book, 1998

Independent Fine Art Printing Collaborations
Todd DeVriese, Columbus, OH, 1998-1999
Xiaowen Chen, Bloomington, IL, 1995-1996
Ray E. George, Bloomington, IL, 1994-1995
Duane Goodman, California, 1996
John Fraser, Chicago, IL, 1995
Adam Simon, New York, NY, 1995
Roger Winter, Maine/Texas, 1995

Membership in Professional Organizations
College Art Association
Middle Georgia Art Association
Southeastern College Art Conference
Southern Graphics Council

Gallery Representation
The Art Exchange, Columbus, OH

Selected Permanent Collections
The Huntington National Bank, Columbus, OH
Lusk & Harkin, Columbus, OH
Millikin University , Decatur, IL
ReliaStar Financial Corporation, Minneapolis, MN

Chile (Santiago), 2007
Spain (Madrid, Toledo, Segovia), 2005
Ireland (Dublin, Glendalough), 2005
Kingdom of Tonga (Nuku’alofa), 2004
Canada (Toronto), 1998


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