Awards, Education, and Residencies
2004 Oregon Arts Commision Individual Artist Fellowship
2003 Caldera Arts Residency, Sisters, OR
1983 BFA, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA, cum laude
1977 B.S. Entomology, UC Berkeley, cum laude
2007 City of Portland Portable Works
Selected Exhibitions
2009 Cynthia Nawalinski: Altered Maps, Anchor Gallery, Anacortes, WA
Winter Light, Beppu Wiarda Gallery, Portland, OR
2008 Impressions: Celebrating the North Cascades Through Printmaking, Stehekin, WA
2007 Mapped Places, Missing Pieces, Rogue CC, Grants Pass, OR
It's All About maps, Beppu Wiarda Gallery, Portland, OR
2006 Art in the Governor's Office, Salem, OR
Parts and Pieces, ArtCentric, Corvallis, OR
Paper Trail, Nine Gallery, Portland, OR
2005 The Map / Not The Territory, solo show, Ogle Gallery, Portland, OR
2003 10 Years: One Foot After Another, Mark Wooley Gallery, Portland, OR
Mountain Life, Golden West Gallery, Stehekin, WA
2002 The Big Picture: Landscape, Stehekin, WA
2001 Little Things, Guardino Gallery
Stehekin Community Show, Stehekin WA
2000 Paper Products, Blackfish Gallery
Open Walls, PICA
1999 ABOPBWLTIT: an installation, Cornish Alumni Gallery, Seattle, WA
Notebooks, L & B Viewing Room
1998 Eye Candy Invitational, Mark Wooley Gallery
Hazards: A National Mail Art Show, Campbell Hall Gallery, Western Oregon Univ.
1996 Waterfalls, Golden West Lodge, Stehekin, WA
1995 Oregon Biennial
Wild Oregonians Window Exhibition, ORLO
Boxes, D.O.T. Northwest
1992 OSAC Centrum Gallery
1989 University of Portland Buckley Center Gallery
1988 NW Pearl District Arts Festival Open Studios
3rd Annual Exhibition of Art by Women, Linda Meier Gallery, Seattle, WA
1987 NW Pearl District Art Exhibition, Hoyt St. Lofts Bldg.
ART/AIDS, Northwest Artists Workshop
All Oregon Art Annual, juried exhibition, Salem
1986 On the Job, Northwest Artists Workshop
1985 Sculpture/Drawing, Phinney Center Gallery, Seattle, WA
1984 Mercer Island Visual Arts League, juried show, Mercer Is., WA
1983 Mercer Island Visual Arts League, juried show, drawing 3rd prize
Senior Thesis Show, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA

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