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About the Artist

Jean Behnke is a graduate of Cornish College and received an MFA from UTSA. She has exhibited nationally for over 35 years and her work has been reviewed in Artweek and Art in America. Solo exhibitions include the Kohler House, Guadalupe Cultural Center, the Art Gym, Women & Their Work and Gallery Cygnus. Behnke's work has been included at CoCA, Tacoma Museum of Art, Hunt Gallery, Islands Museum of Art, Whatcom Museum, Anchor Art Space, Skagit Valley College, Lower Columbia College, WSU Tri-Cities and Smith & Vallee. Jean teaches drawing at Skagit Valley College and is represented by Smith & Vallee.

Information included above was provided by artist at the time of application.