Past Reading and Events

Shows and Events

  • Overture Center for the Arts- March 14 – June 4, 2017
  • Sinsinawa Mound – January 3-31, 2017
  • Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary November 1-December 18, 2016
  • East Madison High School show (30 paintings), September-mid-October, 2016.
  • Fresh Perspectives Art Show, Racine, Wisconsin, July 16, 2016
  • KW2 (Knupp & Watson & Wallman) Advertising & Creative Design, Art display, 2010 Eastwood Drive, Suite 300, Madison. May to July, 2016
  • Lussier Community Center art show, 55 S. Gammon Rd., Madison, WI May, 2016
  • Painting donations to Peace Room at Memorial High School, May, 2016
  • LaFollette High School, March, 2016. Painting donation to LaFollette High School
  • Memorial High School (30 paintings), Madison, April, 2016. Memorial High School (30 paintings), Madison, April, 2016
  • Fresh Perspective Art Collective, Milwaukee, WI February 5-6, 2016
  • Overture Center, Playhouse Gallery. Fresh Perspective Art Collective. Saturday, January 9 – Sunday, February 28, 2016
  •  Fresh Perspective Art Show, Milwaukee, WI February 5-6, 2016
  • Zion City Church exhibit, Madison, WI, October-November, 2015
  • depART. 100ARTS, Madison exhibit. September, 2015
  • Lussier Community Center art show, Summer, 2015
    JustifiedArt Show.
    Overture Center, Madison, WI, from March 10, 2015, through May 31, 2015
  • First Unitarian Society, May 23-30,2015, Madison, WI
  • Women in Focus Scholarship Award Luncheon. CUNA Mutual, Madison, WI April 26, 2015
  • Ecumenical Advocacy Days, April 17-20, 2015
  •  MOSES, Equity and Ministry, First Unitarian Society, Madison, WI, March 29, 2015
  • Segregation art and free verse, The Stream, 1000 Edgewood College Drive, Edgewood College, Madison, WI, March 9-13, 2015
  • Painting donation for cover of booklet for Women in Focus 2015, I Have a Dream Ball and scholarship fundraiser
  • In Warm Blood used in multiple Edgewood College courses (summer, fall, 2014 & spring, 2015)
  • Art display/rotation in DiRicci Hall, Edgewood College, September – December, 2014
  • Storytellers conference, Concourse Hotel, October 10-11, 2014
  • “Shared Stories of Privilege & Prison, Hurt and Heart” at the Advancing the Equity Agenda: Upstream Solutions for Downstream Problems YWCA Racial Justice Summit, Madison, WI, October 2-3, 2014
  • Art display at Madison Urban League’s event, “Eat, Play, Art.” July 24, 2014
  • The Madison, WI, DAIS (Domestic Abuse Intervention Services) art selection committee has selected one painting to be displayed in the new shelter. May, 2014.
  • Donation to Women in Focus Scholarship fund for a student to study the arts. April 2014
  • Painting donation – 100 Black Men fund raiser, March, 2014
  • Art show/display – Goodman South Madison Library, January & February, 2014
  • Painting donation – Paisan’s Restaurant
  • Painting donations – Center for Diversity & Inclusion, Edgewood College
  • July, 2013 – agreement with HenschelHAUS, Milwaukee, to publish In Warm Blood: Prison & Privilege, Hurt & Heart
  • Rainbow Books (Books to Prisoners fund raiser) – May, 2013
  • Art display at Edgewood College DiRicci Gallery – February – April, 2013, Madison, WI
  • Trapped Talents prisoner art show/display, April, 2013 (paintings displayed and manuscript reading – done by college students and Adrian)
  • Madison Area Urban Ministry (prisoner re-entry project) fund-raiser; painting donations – June, 2012
  • Reading and discussion at Madison Community Co-op housing, 2012
  • Art show/display at First Methodist Church, 203 Wisconsin Ave. Madison, WI — October through December, 2012
  • Reading from draft manuscript In Warm Blood for two Sunday discussion groups at First Methodist Church, Madison, and in other community locations in Madison.

Readings

Book readings and discussion about incarceration, mental health, endangered children and action steps:

  • Prison Aftercare Network of Milwaukee, WI. February 17, 2017
  • Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, Madison, WI. April 6, 2017
  • Book club talk/reading. Three Lakes, WI. September 27, 2015
  • Sun Prairie, WI, book club event & reading. June 14, 2015, 5pm
  • Blackhawk Technical College, Janesville, WI, February 19, 2015
  • Zion City City Lights, Madison, WI, October 4, 2014
  • YWCA Racial Justice Summit, October 1-2, 2014, Madison, WI
  •  Book club talk/reading, Three Lakes, WI September 27, 2015
  • Arcadia Books, Spring Green, WI, August, 2014
  • A Room of One’s Own Bookstore, May, 2014
  • Rainbow Books, May, 2014
  • White Privilege Conference, March, 2014
  • Edgewood College, February, 2014
  • Goodman South Madison Library, February, 2014
  • Mystery to Me Bookstore, January, 2014