LISA GOESLING       847-977-3596


Guggenheim Curator, Ylinka Barotto, selected Across The Board 2 for the 2019 BWAC WIDE OPEN 10 Exhibition, Alison Hokanson, Assistant Curator, of Metropolitan Museum of Art presented Lisa with the 2017 BLACK & WHITE Special Recognition Award for her piece, Uprooted 2, (BWAC). She recently completed solo exhibitions at the Union League Club of Chicago and Northwestern University’s Dittmar Gallery and was accepted into the prestigious 2018 Rockford Museum Biennial and the 2018 Evanston + Vicinity Biennial. Ms. Goesling was awarded an Artist Residency at The Studios of Key West in March/April 2017 and completed a two year Artist Residency at the Merchandise Mart of Chicago. Dominic Iacono, Director of Syracuse University Galleries awarded her Best of Show in the Less is More-Small Works Show at the Mitchell Gallery in Annapolis, MD. New York Art Critic, Jill Conner awarded both the Award of Excellence and Critic’s Choice Award in the 2013 Manhattan Arts International Competition. Her artwork, Inside of an Iris is on the front cover of New York Times Bestseller, Colum McCann’s novel, TransAtlantic, (European Release), winner of the 2015 D&AD Award of Excellence, London, England. Detail of a Grape Leaf appears on a variety of labels for Encendido Wine, Argentina. The manufacturers of Scratchboard, Ampersand Art Supply, awarded her the 2013 Ampersand Art Material Award and purchased her art for their permanent collection. Lisa was featured on Sergio Gomez’ Art NXT Level Projects April 2016 Podcast and is one of their top five most downloaded podcasts. 


Lisa Goesling Fine Art: Owner/Artist: Palatine, IL


3/16 - 4/16

Artists Residency: The Studios of Key West, Key West, FL


Artists Residency: Merchandise Mart: Chicago, IL


In Sync Design: Owner/Graphic Designer: Evanston, Palatine, IL


Keroff & Rosenberg Advertising: Art Director: Chicago, IL


Rand McNally and Company: Graphic Designer: Skokie, IL


The Covenant Club of Illinois: Public Relations Director: Chicago, IL


Chicago Academy of Fine Arts: Graphic Design: Chicago, IL


Northern Illinois University: Communications/Design: DeKalb, IL


8/16 - 11/02

3 Person Exhibition: Intricacies: Freeport Art Museum Freeport, IL

8/9 - 9/7

Water Street Studios Artist Collective Exhibition Batavia, IL


BWAC WIDE OPEN 10 (Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition) Brooklyn, NY

3/29- 4/29

3 Person Exhibition: COLORBLOOM: Takohl Gallery Chicago, IL

3/15 - 5/15

3 Person Exhibition: TO THE POINT (of obsession): Governors State University University Park, IL


10/1 - 10/31

2 Person Exhibition: Mystified: Vivid Art Gallery Winnetka, IL

9/21 - 11/2

3 Person Exhibition: Ce N'est Pas Une Fleur: Gallery 19 Chicago, IL

8/31 - 9/30

The 2018 Evanston + Vicinity Biennial Evanston, IL

7/13 - 8/4

2 Person Exhibition: Water Street Studios Batavia, IL

6/8 - 9/30

The 75th Rockford Midwestern Biennial: Rockford Art Museum Rockford, IL

6/7 - 7/19

The Studios of Key West: Annual Members' Summer Show Key West, FL


11/17 - 12/30

Small Works Exhibition: 33 Contemporary/Art NXT Level Gallery Chicago, IL

10/20 - 11/27

Solo Exhibition: Dittmar Memorial Gallery: Northwestern University Evanston, IL

9/8 - 10/1

Water Street Studios 8th Anniversary Show Batavia, IL

9/1 - 9/30

Solo Exhibition: Union League Club Chicago, IL

7/29 - 8/20

Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC): Black & White Show, Special Recognition Award Brooklyn, NY

7/21 - 9/1

Mini Masterpieces Exhibition: Freeport Art Museum Freeport, IL

2/1 - 2/28

Vivid Art Gallery: Featured Artist Winnetka, IL

1/3 - 1/26

Layered: 33 Contemporary/Art NXT Level Gallery Chicago, IL

1/3 - 1/26

Small But Mighty: Prairie State College Chicago Heights, IL

3/1 - 6/30

A Woman's View: Argonne National Laboratory Gallery Lemont, IL


Represented in Women Artists curated by Beate Minkovski


Water Street Artist Collective Batavia, IL

9/5- 11/29

Director of Art for No Stomach For Cancers' Silent Art Auction/Show: The Pfister Hotel Milwaukee, WI

9/11 - 10/23

73rd Annual Salon Show: South Shore Arts Munster, IN

9/1 - 9/30

2 Person Exhibition: Human Nature: Kavanagh Gallery St. Charles, IL

6/17 - 7/9

LEXICON: Zhou B Art Center Chicago, IL

5/20 - 6/25

Flora and Fauna: August House Studio Chicago, IL

4/15 - 5/13

Solo Exhibition: Same Difference: Art NXT Level/33 Contemporary Gallery at Zhou B Chicago, IL


7/12 - 9/6

BOTANICA All Things Plant Life: Bedford Gallery Walnut Creek, CA

6/1 - 6/30

ARTbyAMERICA: The Art House Chicago, IL

5/7 - 7/10

From Nature: The Art Center of Highland Park Highland Park, IL

4/10 - 5/10 

Solo Exhibition: Eco-Pyschology: EcoArt Gallery Aurora, IL


Solo Exhibition: Taubman Art Gallery: Gifts of Art: University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI

1/5 -1/30

4 Person Exhibition: Ways of Making Line: Governors State University University Park, IL


Solo Exhibition: Intricacies: Takohl Gallery Chicago, IL



Solo Exhibition: Intricacies: Takohl Gallery Chicago, IL


Ampersand Art Supply's 20th Anniversary Exhibition  Austin, TX


Inside of an Iris on the cover of New York Times Bestseller, Colum McCann's novel, TransAtlantic  

Winner of D&AD Wooden Pencil Award of Excellence 2015  London, England


The Mitchell Gallery at St. Johns College Annapolis, MD

Best of Show: Less is More: Small Works in a Great Space 


50th Anniversary Celebration: Cook County Law Library at Chicago Daley Center  Chicago, IL


ACT - Artists Changing Tomorrow Austin, TX

Art purchased by Ampersand Art for their Permanent Collection 


Illinois State Museum-Artisans Atrium Exhibition 2014 Chicago, IL



Manhattan Arts International: SMALL ART-BIG IMPACT

Award of Excellence for One Catkin Bloom

9/1 - 11/10              

Solo Exhibition: Just Scratching the Surface: Envision Art Gallery, (Last Show at Gallery)  Chicago, IL

8/1 - 8/31                

2013 Botanicals:  Light, Space & Time Gallery Los Angeles, CA

Special Merit: Marigold    Honorable Mention: Evolution of an Iris

7/13 - 7/27              

"Family" Exhibit Reveals Inherited Creativity: Swell Gallery West Dundee, IL

5/1 - 6/30                      

"The Healing Power of ART": Manhattan Arts International  New York, NY

Award of Excellence, Critic's Choice Award, Ampersand Art Award


Featured Art: Detail of a Grape Leaf: Art Takes Time Square Publication  New York, NY

4/20 - 5/11              

Passages: Swedish Covenant Hospital  Chicago, IL


FOCUS on the Arts 2013 Demonstration and Exhibition, Highland Park, IL


Drawn to Nature II: Brushwood Gallery  Deerfield, IL


4 Person Exhibition: When Nature Talks: SIU Art Gallery: Illinois State Museum Whittington, IL


Voices and Visions-Traveling throughout the USA: The Art Center Highland Park, IL



Art Block by Block: 2912 Artists: Chicago Artists Month Chicago, IL    


Juror for Spring Submission 2012: Illinois State Museum's Artisan's Program Chicago, IL


Merchandise Mart: Suite 1562 Collective Residency Chicago, IL

3/26 - 4/19            

Small Works: 35 Harper College  Palatine, IL

3/1 - 3/31              

Solo Exhibition: The Nurture of Nature: Illinois State Museum's-Artisan's Chicago, IL

2/27 -5/30            

Featured Artists: 1562 Collective: River Banks Lofts Gallery Chicago, IL

2/29 - 3/31          

Botanic/Organic: Union Street Gallery Chicago Heights, IL


Revolving Collections Gallery: Represented by Laura Cartwright

1/30 -2/1              

West Coast Art & Frame Show 2012 Las Vegas, NV

2/18 - 2/19                      

ACT - Artists Changing Tomorrow Fayetteville, TX



Testimony to Being : Swedish Covenant Hospital Chicago, IL

Basket of Shells purchased by Swedish Covenant Hospital for Permanent Collection


Artful Networks-1562 Collective: Chicago Artists Month Chicago, IL


Art Chicago 2011: Featured Artist-Factio Magazine After Party Chicago, IL

10/5/10 - 1/5/11  

Small Works: Chait Gallery Iowa City, IA



3/16 - 4/16

The Studios of Key West, Key West, FL

2010 - 2012

The Merchandise Mart Chicago, IL



3/16 - 4/14

The Studios of Key West Key West, FL



Fine Line Arts Center Charles, IL


Art NXT Level/33 Contemporary: Zhou B Art Center Chicago, IL



Northeastern University Chicago, IL

4/15/2015 and 4/10/2013

FOCUS on the Arts Highland Park, IL


EcoArt Gallery Aurora, IL


SAIC-School of the Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, IL


2/5/2014 and 4/12/2012                    

Swedish Covenant Hospital: Demonstration/Workshop w/Patients Chicago, IL



Artist to Artist Interview/Demonstration on Video Comcast Studios, Skokie, IL


Chicago Artists Month-October 2012 Art Block by Block Chicago, IL



VoyageChicago:  Meet Lisa Goesling of Lisa Goesling Fine Art


newswise:  Northwestern University's Dittmar Memorial Gallery Exhibit: Lisa Goesling's STORYLINES

10/1/17  Northwestern University's Dittmar Memorial Gallery Exhibit: Lisa Goesling's STORYLINES


Featured Artist on Women Artists written and curated by Beate Minkovski    


Featured Artist on Escape Into Life by Author/Poet/Artist Maureen E. Doallas

9/16 - 10/16

ACS Magazine: Featured Artist: Captivating Art: LISA GOESLING


ACS Magazine: ART CIRCLES: A Close-Up View of Lisa Goesling's exhibition: Same Difference


Interview with Sergio Gomez, Art NXT Level Projects Podcast


Luxe Beat Magazine: Art in Full Bloom

11/24/13, 12/16/13, 12/20/13, 1/2/14

Ampersand Art Supply Blogspot: Insights from the World of Scratchbord Parts 1- 4

Edited by Karyn Meyer-Berthel, written by Lisa Goesling


New York Art Critic Jill Conner: Manhattan Arts International Critics Choice Award-Lisa Goesling


Ampersand Art Supply Blogspot: Lisa Goesling Demonstrates Scratchbord by Karyn Meyer-Berthel


Ampersand Art Supply Blogspot: Lisa Goesling by Karyn Meyer-Berthel


Manhattan Arts International: Lisa Goesling by Renee Phillips


Featured Artist: Comcast Cable TV: Artist to Artist with Host Enid Silverman

An abbreviated version is on      search: Lisa Goesling


Illinois State Museum-Illinois Artisans by Merideth Lacina


sotaliterature: Singapore: by Dorcas Tirhas

4/2012 -                      

Dick Blick Art Materials: Featured Artist

1/21/12       Studio 1562 by Jodie Jacobs


Fear No Art: Studio 1562 by Sawyer J. Lahr


Sixty Inches From Center: Studio 1562 by Melinde Dzabiri

10/21/10     Studio 1562 by Jessica Kronika

Photos from my Solo Exhibition at Envision Gallery: Just Scratching the Surface


Vivid Art Gallery 895 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL  

The Arts Club of Chicago 201 E. Ontario Street, Chicago, IL  

Gallery 19 1305 W. 18th Street, Chicago, IL

Water Street Studios Artist’s Collective 160 S Water Street, Batavia, IL

SAATCHI ART: Lisa Goesling