Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio, M.A., Painting, Art History

      Teaching Fellowship 

Butler University, Indianapolis, Indiana, B.S., Art Education              

Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio

      University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. Art Academy of Vienna, Vienna, Austria


Solo Exhibitions – 2011 - 2012           

Kathy Weaver – Weaver’s World, The Art Center, Highland Park, IL, June - July 2012

Kathy Weaver – Dispatch from the Future, Kreztmann Art Gallery, Concordia University, River Forest, IL, March 2012

Kathy Weaver: Robot Stories in 2-D and 3-D, President’s Gallery, Chicago State University, Chicago, IL, March 2011


Two-Person Exhibitions – 2013

Michael Cutlip and Kathy Weaver: Mixed Media Works on Panel and Fabric, Zia Gallery, Winnetka, IL January – March 2013


Selected Group Exhibitions – 2011 to 2013

Quilt National ’13, Dairy Barn Cultural Arts Center, Athens, OH, May 24 – September 2, 2013

Chicago Artists Interpret Shakespeare “As They Like It,” H. F. Johnson Gallery, Carthage College, Kenosha, WI, February – March 2013

Quilt Visions Biennial 2012 – Brainstorms, Visions Art Museum, San Diego, CA, October 2012 – February 2013

New Fibers '12, Eastern Michigan University Gallery, Ypsilanti, MI, November – December, 2012

ArtPrize – Art to Change the World, Fountain Street Church, Grand Rapids, MI., September – October 2012

Recent Works, 2012, Award of Merit, College of Lake County, Grayslake, IL

Blind Eye – The Result of Doing Nothing, The Human Thread, Chicago, IL, October

Caffeine VI, Greenleaf Art Center, Chicago, IL, September, 2012

Salon des Refuse, Guild Gallery, New York, NY, September – November, 2012

Arrowmont Instructor's Exhibit, Sandra J. Blain Gallery, Arowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinberg, TN, ay 25 – September 8 2012

ArtQuilt Elements 2012,The Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA, March – May 2012

Chicago Artists Interpret Shakespeare “As They Like It,” Beverly Arts Center, Chicago, IL, February – March 2012

Stitched Together, Art and Science, Fermilab, Batavia, IL, November 2011 – January 2012

Crossing Lines: The Many Faces of Fiber, Textile Study Group of New York, World Financial Center, New York, NY, December 2011 – February 2012

Fiber Focus 2011, Art Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO, September – October 2011

Wounded in Action, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago IL, June – August 2011, traveling to Fort Carson, CO, February – March 2012

Fiberart International 2010, Society for Contemporary Craft and Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, now traveling to San Francisco Museum of Craft + Design, San Francisco, California, October 13, 2011 - January 15, 2012

Biennial Juried Exhibition, Dubuque Museum of Art, Dubuque, IA, December – March 2011

SAQA: Twelve Voices, Studio Art Quilt Associates and the Dennos Museum Center, now traveling to Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, MS, March – June 2011



Awards and Honors    

Illinois Arts Council Artist Project Grant, 2012

Ragdale Artist Residency Fellowship Recipient, Lake Forest, IL, 2012, 2010, 2007, 2003, 1997

Surface Matters, Honorable Mention, Belger Arts Center, Kansas City, MO, May 2009

Quilt National ’07, Cathy Rasmussen Emerging Artist Memorial Award, Dairy Barn Cultural Arts Center, Athens, OH

Sum of the Parts, Honorable Mention, H & R Block ARTSCAPE, Kansas City, Missouri, 2007

Hambidge Center for the Arts and Sciences Artist Residency Fellowship Recipient, Rabun Gap, GA, 2002, 2003

The Artist As Quiltmaker, Juror’s Award, FAVA Gallery, Oberlin, OH,  2000

Fellowship Recipient, Banff Centre for The Arts, Canada, 1988


Gallery Representation

Zia Gallery, Winnetka, IL


Work in Collections

Guns Are Us, Funerary Pieces I, II and III (fiber art), Museum of Arts and Design, New York, New York

College of Lake County, Grayslake, Illinois 

Private Collectors


Recent Books/Articles

Weaver’s World, Exhibition Catologue for Solo Show, The Art Center, Highland Park, IL 2012

Wounded in Action, An Art Exhibition of Orthopaedic Advancements, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Exhibition Catalog, 2010

Quilt Visions 2010 – No Boundaries, Exhibition Catalog, Quilt Visions, 2010

After the Soup, Exhibition Catalog for Solo Show at Woman Made Gallery, 2009

12 Voices, Studio Art Quilt Associates, Inc., 2008 

Portfolio 15, 16, 17 & 18, Studio Art Quilt Associates, Inc., 2010

Quilt National 2007, The Best of Contemporary Quilts, Lark Books, 2007