Kenn Backhaus: Exhibitions

2015      Spartanburg Art Museum, Spartanburg, SC

2014 “The Color of Light, A Plein Air Expreience,” Helena Fox Fine Art, Charleston, SC
2011 “Catalina the Wild Side”, The Catalina Conservancy, Avalon, CA
2010 “Painting the Poetry of Light” One-Man Show, Travis Gallery, New Hope, PA
2010 “Western Rendezvous of Art Exhibit and Sale” The Northwest Rendezvous Group Helena, MT
2010 “On-Location with the Plein Air Paintings of America” The Art Association of Jackson Hole, Jackson Hole, WY
2010 “Reflections of Catalina”, The Society for the Advancement of Plein Air Painting, Catalina Island, CA
2010 “Oil Painters of America National Show”, Legacy Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2009 “American Art in Miniature” Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK
2009 “American Artists Abroad” Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, VT
2009 “Oil Painters of America National Show”, Sage Creek Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2009 “American Legacy-Our National Parks” The Plein Air Painters of America, Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA
2009 “Impressions of an American Master” Debra Huse Gallery, Balboa Island, CA
2009 “International Marine Art Exhibition” Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT
2009 “Western Rendezvous of Art” The Northwest Rendezvous Group, Helena, MT
2009 “The Couse Foundation Show” The Couse Foundation Show, Taos, NM
2008 “American Art in Miniature” Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK
2008 “Celebration of Light”, Plein Air Painters of America, Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, VT
2008 “Surf & Sand”, Group Exhibit and Sale, Travis Gallery, New Hope, PA
2008 “Northwest Rendezvous Group, Show and Sale” Helena, MT
2008 “2008 Heritage Art Exhibition”, Irvine Ranch Conservancy, Irvine, CA
2008 “ European Tradition, American Vision”, Plein Air Painters of America, Academy Art Museum, Easton, MD
2008 “Still Life & the Allure of Nature”, Two-Person Show, Helena Fox Fine Art, Charleston, SC
2007 “American Art in Miniature” Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK
2007 “The Abundant Earth” Group Artist Show, Knowlton Gallery, Lodi, CA
2007 “Through Brush and Written Word” One-man Show, Troika Gallery, Easton, MD
2007 “Sea to Shining Sea” Group Show, Tree’s Place, Orleans, MA
2007 “Twilight and Reverie” Four person show, Tree’s Place, Orleans, MA
2007 The Plein Air Painters of America, “From the Heart”, The Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA
2007 “Blossom-Art of Flowers” Susan Kathleen Black Foundation, Houston Museum of Natural Science, Houston, TX
2006 “Stockton on Canvas” The Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA
2006 “Spring Showcase 2006” Michael Hollis Fine Art, Pasadena, CA
2006 “Wild Wild West Plein Air Invitational” Scottsdale, AZ
2006 “Birds in Art 2006 Invitational” Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI
2003-2008 “Coastal Splendors” Crystal Cove Invitational Exhibition, Alliance to Rescue Crystal Cove, Crystal Cove, CA
2005 “Six Masters on Cumberland Island” Fraser/Fox Fine Art, Charleston, SC
2005 “American Artists Abroad” The Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, VT
2005 “Spring Invitational 2005” Anne Irwin Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
2005 “Plein-Air Painters of America, 20th Annual Exhibition and Sale, Caesars Tahoe, Lake Tahoe, NV
2004 “Plein Air Color and Light” Plein Air Painters of America, Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT
2004 “Coastal Treasures” One-man Show, Debra Huse Gallery, Balboa Island, CA
2004-2008 “Maynard Dixon Country ” Annual Art Show and Sale, Mt. Carmel, UT
2004 “1st Annual Telluride Plein Air Event” Sheridan Arts Foundation, Telluride, CO
2004 “From Sea to Shinning Sea” The Haggin Museum Stockton, California
2004 “Plein-Air Painters of America, 19th Annual Exhibition and Sale, Caesars Tahoe, Lake Tahoe, Nevada
2004 Oil Painters of America, National Juried Exhibition, Howard/Mandville Gallery, Kirkland, Washington
2003 “Plein Air from Coast to Coast” Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT
2003 “The Images of Crystal Cove Invitational Exhibition”, Alliance to Rescue Crystal Cove, Crystal Cove, CA
2003 “Catalina Reunion Show” Society for the Advancement of Plein Air Painting, Avalon, CA
2003 “Impressions with Brush and Eye” Debra Huse Gallery, Balboa Island, California
2003 Oil Painters of America, National Juried Exhibition, Nichols Taos Fine Art Gallery, Taos, New Mexico
2003 “Glories of the Sonoran Desert” The Plein Air Painters of America, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Wickenburg, AZ
2003 “The Allure of Light” The Plein Air Painters of America, Eleanor Bliss Center for the Arts, Steamboat Springs, CO
2003 “Plein Air 2003” Tucson Plein Air Painters’ Society, Inc. Tucson, Arizona
2002 “Recent Works” Debra Huse Gallery, Balboa Island, California
2002 Oil Painters of America, National Juried Exhibition, Hilligoss Galleries, Chicago, Illinois
2001 “Recent Works” Debra Huse Gallery, Balboa Island, California
2001 “Sierra Pack Trip Show” Pogan Gallery, Lake Tahoe, California
2000 “Plein Air San Antonio Invitational”, Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art, San Antonio, Texas
2000 “Holiday Parade”, Greenhouse Gallery of Fine Art, San Antonio, Texas
2003 “American Miniatures”, Settlers West Gallery, Tucson, Arizona
2002 “American Miniatures”, Settlers West Gallery, Tucson, Arizona
2001 “American Miniatures”, Settlers West Gallery, Tucson, Arizona
2000 “American Miniatures”, Settlers West Gallery, Tucson, Arizona
1999 -2004 “Laguna Beach Invitational Plein Air Competition and Show”, The Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
2000 “Plein-Air Painters of America, Recent Works”, Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, VT
1999 “Plein-Air Painters of America, Recent Works”, Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, VT
2000 “5th Anniversary Gala Celebration”, Galerie Gabrie, Pasadena, CA
2000 “Invitational Show”, Ann Hughes Fine Art, Dallas, TX
1999 “Art Of the Animal Kingdom IV”, Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, Vermont
1999 “American Plains Artist Invitational Show”, Midland, Texas
1999 “Invitational Plein Air Show and Sale”, Tucson, Arizona
1999 “Impression-aire Show and Sale”, La Quinta Arts Association, La Quinta, California
1996 – 2003 The Plein Air Painters of America Sale and Exhibition, Catalina Island, California
2000 Plein-Air “Spontaneity of the Landscape” Two-Person Show, Art Access Gallery, Columbus, Ohio
1999 Solo Exhibit, Art Access Gallery, Columbus, Ohio
1998 Solo Exhibit, Art Access Gallery, Columbus, Ohio
1997 The Plein Air Painters of America Regional Show, California Heritage Art Gallery, San Francisco, California
1997 “Women, the Artist View”, Invitational Show, Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, VT
1997 “Wildlife Art/ A Tribute to Owen Gromme”, Invitational Group Show, The Beaver Dam Area Art Association, Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
1996 “Beaver Dam Arts Association Invitational Group Show”, Beaver Dam Area Arts Association, Beaver Dam, WI
1995 “En Plein Air Show” Delind Fine Art, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
1992 “Gold Room” Invitational Annual Wildlife Show, Easton Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland
1991 “Gold Room” Invitational Annual Wildlife Show, Easton Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland
1990 “Gold Room” Invitational Annual Wildlife Show, Easton Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland
1990 “Winter in the Midwest” Invitational Six Person Show, West Bend Art Museum, West Bend, WI
1990 “Regional Juried Show” John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Kohler, Wisconsin
1988 “American National Miniature Show” Laramie, Wyoming
1987 “American National Miniature Show” Laramie, Wyoming
1986 “Four Person Show” West Bend Art Museum, West Bend, Wisconsin