M.F.A. University of Iowa, 1991
M.A. University of Iowa, 1990
B.A. St. Olaf College, 1988, Departmental Distinction
GRANTS AND HONORS
2023 New York State Council on the Arts Project Grant
2020 State University of New York Chancellor’s Award of Excellence in
Research and Creativity
2019 Global Warming Art Project Grant, Art Services Initiative of Western New York
2018 Erasmus Plus Grant with Anadulu University, Turkey.
Fredonia State Summer research grant
Carnahan-Jackson Grant for 8th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius, 2019exhibition (curatorial).
2017 Artist in Community Grant, Historical Book Forms, New York State
Council for the Arts, Cattaraugus County Arts Council.
Robert Kasling Lecture Award for Creative Research, Fredonia State University.
Erasmus Plus Faculty Exchange with Anadulu University, Turkey.
2015 President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, SUNY
2013 William T. Hagan Young Scholar/Artist Award, Fredonia State University.
2012 USA Artists Project Grant.
2011 Strategic Opportunity Stipend Grant, New York Foundation for the Arts.
2010 Netherland America Foundation Cultural Grant.
Project Grant, US Embassy, The Hague, The Netherland.
Strategic Opportunity Stipend Grant, New York Foundation for the Arts.
MARK 10, New York Foundation for the Arts.
2007 Senior Lecture Fulbright Award. Universität Osnsabrück Germany.
Constance Saltonstall Foundation Artist Grant, Printmaking.
Strategic Opportunity Stipend Grant, New York Foundation for the Arts.
2002-03 Visiting Artist, Universität Uppsala Linnaeus Botanical Gardens, Uppsala, Sweden
2000 American-Scandinavian Foundation Fellowship Grant, Uppsala,
1991-92 Fulbright Scholarship, Germany
2022 Navigation – Lake Erie,The Great Lakes, The Burchfield Penny Art Center, Buffalo, NY.
2021 Navigation – Lake Erie, The Morgan Conservatory, Cleveland, Ohio.
2018 Pages for Navigation, Güzel Santlar Fakültesi Sanat Galerisi, Anadulo
University, Eskisehir, Turkey
2016 .8° C, Roz Steiner Art Gallery, Genesee Community College, Batavia, NY.
2012 A long (the) line, Shipping container- site specific installation,
The Other New York, Syracuse, NY.
Penetrating Minds, Installation at Big Orbit Gallery, Buffalo, NY.
2011 New Grange, Paul William Beltz Gallery, Villa Maria College, Buffalo, NY.
2010 T(Here), INIJK Weesperplein Gallery, Public Installation, Amsterdam,
2006 New Work, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, IL.
2005 Constructs and Collages, Fransiscan University, Clinton, IA.
2000 Paintings, Quad Cities Art Center, Rock Island, IL.
1999 New Work, Joan Kuyper Farver Gallery, Pella, Iowa.
1997 Paintings,Plaza One, Rock Island, IL.
Paintings, Midcoast Fine Arts Gallery, LeClaire, IA
1996 Prints and Paintings, Mills Gallery, Central College, Pella, IA.
Radierungen, Universität Osnabrück Gallery, Osnabrück, Germany
2016 Wanderlust, Lat. 63 Art Center Östersund, Sweden.
2014-15 Metropolis, Invitational Artist book, Centro Internazionale Della Grafica, Venice, Italy, Kunstfabrik, Berlin,
Germany, BBK Berlin, Berlin, Salone Della Biblioteca dell:Albergo dell Povere, Palermo, Italia, Galerie
5ünf Sinne, Halle, Germany, Kulturhaus Milbertshofen, Monaco di Baviera, Germany, Associazione Inter Nazionale Incisori,
Rome, Italy,American University Cyrus and Myrtle Katzen Arts Center, Washington DC, Friendship Heights Village Center,
Chevy Chase, MD.
2013-10 Il Libro della Note (Nachtbuch) –traveling exhibit, Katzen Art Center,American University, Washington DC.
Druckgraphik-Atelier, Berlin, Germany. Gallerie Alfara, Oviedo, Spain. Reggio Emilia, Italy. Galiere 5ünf Sinne, Halle,
Germany. Galliera Venta, Villa Imperiale, Padua, Italy. Galeire della Fundacion, Betanzos/La Coruna, Spain. Centro Internazionale
Della Grafica, Venice, Italy. Museum Zinkhütter Hof, Stolberg, Germany. Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany.
2012 Nacht, Galerie am Schwarzen Meer, 3-person exhibit, Bremen, Germany,.
Il Libro della Note (Nachtbuch) –traveling exhibit:
Linnaeus Gardens, Grosvenor Rare Book Gallery, Buffalo & Erie County Public Library, Buffalo, NY, Artist Books and Video Installation.
2008 The River Hasewalk. exhibit Project, Stadt Gallerie, Osnabrück, Germany.
(two person exhibit).
Timothy Frerichs, NYSSA Visiting Artist Program Exhibit, SUNY Fredonia Gallery.
2006 Flora and Fauna, Hearst Art Center, Cedar Falls, Iowa
2005 Selected Iowa Artists, Terrace Hill, Iowa Governor’s Mansion
2002 Iowa by Design, Octagon Gallery, Invitational, Ames, Iowa
2001-10 “The Prairie Suite”, Grinnell College Center for the Prairie Studies,
Grinnell Iowa, traveling exhibition, multiple venues.
1996 Fulbright Invitational, Meridian International Center, Washington DC
GROUP AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2019 Lines and Layers, Timothy Frerichs, Andrew Kaufman, Susan Chrysler
White, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Des Moines, IA
2018 Not What you might Expect, Art in Iowa, Stewart Gallery, Grinnell Art
Center, Grinnell, Iowa.
2017 New Work, Timothy Frerichs, Wendy Rolfe, Debra Smith, Olson-Larsen
Galleries, Des Moines, IA.
2016 Echoing Echo, Buffalo Art Harbor: Exhibition 3, Buffalo, NY
Log Lines, Western New York Book Art Center, 2- person, Buffalo, NY.
2014 Stone, Paper, Books, Octagon Gallery, 2-person exhibition,
Anniversary Exhibition, Olson Larsen Galleries, Des Moines, IA
2013 New Work, Olson Larsen Galleries, 3-person exhibition
For Those Who To Toil Here, Hudson Valley Community College
Teaching Gallery, Troy, NY.
[Book} Art inspired by Science [Books], Buffalo & Erie County Rare Book
Collection Gallery, Buffalo, NY.
2012 The Other New York, Public Container Installation, Everson Museum of
Art, City-wide exhibit.
Il Libro della Notte (night), 3 person exhibit, artist book, WNYBAC,
2011 Botanicals, Catich Gallery, St Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa.
Sight Lines, two-person exhibit. Octagon Gallery, Westfield, NY
New Work, Group Exhibit, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Des Moines, Iowa.
Mark 10, ArtSpace, Buffalo, New York.
2010 Members Group Exhibit, Western New York Book Arts Collabrorative,
2009 Anniversary Exhibit, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Des Moines, Iowa.
2008 Shelter, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Des Moines, Iowa.
2007 “Natural Constructs” Two person exhibit, University of Minnesota,
Morris, UMM Humanities Fine Arts Gallery.
2006 Group exhibit, Principle Financial Group Galleries, Des Moines,
New Work, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Des Moines, Iowa.
Art Chicago, Merchandize Mart, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois.
2005 Art Chicago, Navy Pier, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois.
Assemblage, Collage, Digital, Olson-Larsen Galleries, DesMoines, Iowa.
Gallery; Artsits, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
2004 Brown-Camp Loft Showhouse, Des Moines, Iowa
Flowers & Gardens Exhibition, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Iowa
2003 Collage, Assemblage. Olson-Larsen Galleries, Des Moines, Iowa
Gallery Artists, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
2002 Group show, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Des Moines, Iowa
Art Chicago, Navy Pier, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
30th Anniversary Exhibit, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
2001 Group show, Olson-Larsen Gallery, Des Moines, Iowa
“Encaustics”, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
2000 Group Show, Olson-Larsen Gallery, Des Moines, Iowa
1999 Gallery Artists, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
Group Show, Olson-Larsen Gallery, Des Moines, Iowa
1998 Group show, Olson-Larsen Gallery, Des Moines, Iowa
Gallery Artists, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
1997 Gallery Artists, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
New Talent Show, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
1996 Iowa City Arts Center, Iowa City, Iowa
1995 The Wooden Nickle, Kirksville, Missouri
Central Exchange Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri
1992 Universität Osnabrück Gallery, Osnabrück, Germany
Internationale Scuala Graphica Gallery, Venice, Italy
1991Johnson County Art Center, Iowa City, Iowa
1990 Muscatine Art Center Biennial, Muscatine, Iowa
Senoma State Gallery, San Fransisco, California
1988 River’s Edge Gallery, Muscatine, Iowa
2022 Lettered and Bound, Abecedarian Artist Books, Regis University Dayton
Library, Denver, CO, Tallyns Reach Library, Aurora, Co.
2021 On Paper: Printmaking, Book Arts & Beyond, AnnMarie Sculpture
Garden and Arts Center in Association with the Smithsonian Institution
2018-19 8th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2018 – Multiple venues.
2017 Beneath the Sheets, Gallery Central, Perth, Western Australia,
Australian Galleries, Melbourne.
2016 Ink, Press, Repeat, University Galleries, William Patterson University, NJ.
Echo Art Fair, Site Specific Installation, OSC Building, Buffalo, NY.
2015 Transformations, Pyramid Art Center, Silver Spring, MD
2015-16 Error, 7th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2015, Leipzig Book
Fair, Germany, Vercelli, Italy, Gallery “Titanikas”, Vilnius, Lithuania,
Hamburg Book Fair, Germany.
2014 Echo 2014, site specific installation Buffalo Central Library, Buffalo, NY.
2012 Echo Art Fair, Larkin Center, Buffalo, NY.
2010 Fit to be Bound, Everson Art Museum, Syracuse, NY.
San Diego Book Arts Third National Juried Exhibition, Giesel Library
University of California at San Diego.
2009 Made in New York 2009, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn,
Southern Tier Biennial, Olean, New York .
2007 Southern Tier Biennial, Olean, New York. Juror’s Award, Best in
Category Prints and Drawings.
2005 Border to Border, Works on paper competition, Austin Peay University,
2004 59th Juried Exhibition, Sioux City Art Center, Sioux City, Iowa.
1999 55th Juried Exhibition, Sioux City Art Center, Sioux City, Iowa.
1998 Art Show 10, Hearst Center, Cedar Falls, Iowa, 2nd Prize.
Personal Sightings III, Blanden Memorial Art Museum, Fort Dodge,
1996 McNeese National Works on Paper, Lake Charles, Louisianna.
2021 The Challenge of Navigation: Timothy Frerichs at the Morgan Conservatory. Michael Gill, Cleveland Arts Network,
2020 CAN (Cleveland Arts Network) Winter Issue.
2016 The Daily News, Documenting Changes in the Earth, .8° C, 10.6.
Rochester LaVoz, Frerichs’ .8°C on Display at the Roz Steiner Gallery, 10.13.2016
The Daily Public, Artists Seen, Timothy Frerichs, 5.18.2106.,
2015 The Public, 9.23,2015, MBAC Members Art Exhibitions, Jack Foran.
There is no mistaking the work of Professionals, Jurgita Sprindziuniene,
2012 ArtVoice, The Book of the Night, November 15, 2012, by Jack Foran.
2011 ArtVoice, Timothy Frerichs Maps a proposed Wind Farm in Arkwright,
October 6th, 2011.By Jack Foran.
2010 Het Parool, TIME STOPS FOR A MOMENT AT SUBWAYSTATION , Tuesday August 31, 2010, by Dieuwertje Mertens –
Amsterdam Main News paper.
ArtVoice, Art Scene: Sex and the single Flower, V9n34 By Jack Foran
2008 AN, Artists Talking, March 23rd. Tradigital Printmaking
Traditigital, March 19th, OlsonLarsen Printmakers, Blog.
2007 Osnabrücker Neue Zeitung, The River Hase Walk, February 20th.
2006 The Chicago Reader, Now Showing, September 27.
2005 The Art Pimp, Cityview, DesMoines, IA. October.
2000 Quad Cities Times, The Arts Section, 2.00
1998 New American Paintings, Open Studios Midwestern competition,
Open Studios Press, MA
1997 Quad Cities The Leader, Weekend Section, 5.28
Quad Cities Times, The Arts section, 5.25.
Olson-Larsen Gallery, Des Moines, Iowa
WORK IN COLLECTIONS
Anadulo University Modern Art Museum, Eskisehir, Turkey
The Burchfield Penny Art Center, Buffalo State University, Buffalo, NY.
Central College, Pella, IA.
Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA, Print Study Collection.
Grosvenor Rare Book Collection, Buffalo & Erie County Library, Buffalo, NY.
Kunst Halle Dominikaner Kirche, Osnabrück, Germany.
Leibzig Nationale Bibliothek, Leibzig, Germany.
National Marciana Library, Venice, Italy
Sonoma State University Art Collection, Rohnert Park, CA.
Truman State University, Kirksville, MO.
University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.
Universität Osnabrück Grafik Sammelung, Osnabrück, Germany.
Universität Paderborn, Germany.
Universität of Uppsala Botanical Gardens, Uppsala, Sweden.
Farm Bureau Financial Services, West Des Moines, IA.
Farm Credit Services, Omaha, Nebraska.
Meredith Publishing, Des Moines, IA.
Pella Corporation, Pella, IA.
Smiley Investment, Inc. Little Rock AR
Wellmark Bue Cross Blue Shield Head quarters, Des Moines, IA.
National and international private collections
2012 Image Winery, Commission artwork for Winery collection.
2001 Grinnell Center for the Prairie. Competition for commissioned print.
2014- Professor of Art, Fredonia State University.