Title: Threatened State
Medium: Mixed print media, lithograph, etching chine colle', and Xerox transfer
Size: 24" x 33"
Provenzano received her MFA in Printmaking and Drawing from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee; her MA in Printmaking and Painting from Pittsburg State University, Kansas; and her BSE in Art Education from Missouri Southern State College, Joplin. She has been in 81 exhibitions over the last 19 years and taught for 9 years at the University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh. Provenzano states, "My work explores issues referring to the life cycle, power of regeneration, primordial strife, and struggle within the human condition."
Her selected solo exhibitions include: Primal Rhythms, A.R.C. Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, 1997; Artistix Obsessions Gallery, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 1997; Priebe Annex Gallery, Univ. of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 1995; A Notion of Her Personal Mythos, The Fine Arts Gallery, Univ. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1994; and Capital Civic Center, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, 1992.
Her selected group exhibitions include: Degrees & Regions / paper of the state, Aaron Bohrod Gallery, Univ. of Wisconsin-Fox Valley, 1998; Wisconsin Painters and Sculptors Northeast Chapter Exhibition, Waupaca, 1998; State of the Book / Artist's Books of Wisconsin, Walker's Point Center for the Arts, Milwaukee; Univ. of Wisconsin-Parkside, Racine; and Allen Priebe Gallery, Univ. of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 1998; College Art Association Conference Exhibition, Ontario College of Art and Design Galleries, Canada, 1998; Woman's Caucus for Art National Office Gallery, New York City, 1997; 20th Annual 'Works on Paper', Maryland Federation of Art, 1997; Women Waxing, Women Weaving, John Waldron Arts Center, School of Fine Arts Gallery, Indiana Univ., 1996; A Second Look, Plymouth Art Foundation, Plymouth, Wisconsin, 1995; Matrix International, 1995, Sacramento, California, 1995; 22nd Anniversary National Juried Exhibit, Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, Wisconsin, 1995; and The Anatomy of Solitude, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1994.