​Pat Lagger

​Pat Lagger,2420 Tracy Lane, Aurora, Il 60506  plagger@sbcglobal.net, patlagger.com 630.896.0765


Pat Lagger is an artist and musician.  She has exhibited her art in solo shows nationally and internationally and is a Ragdale Foundation and Vermont Studio alumna.  Her work has appeared as cover art for a university magazine and on the set of a nationally syndicated television show.  She was a parent mentor for the Chicago Youth Symphony and is occasionally called on to judge exhibits for Midwest area art guilds and leagues.

Selected Solo exhibitions:

Allen and Peppa Architects, 121 W. Benton,

Aurora, Il, Lines and Spaces, an exhibit of oil, ink and encaustic paintings, September 2016

Old Town School of Folk Music, Harris Gallery,

4544 N. LincolnAve, Chicago, Il
 Natural Graffiti, Paintings by Pat Lagger March 13-April 29, 2010

University of Illinois Chicago, UIC Student Center West, 828 South Wolcott 

Messages, a Solo Show of Oil Paintings, November 3-December 5, 2008

University of Illinois Health in the Arts Gallery 835 S. Wolcott Rm E-144
 Prints and Mixed Media by Pat Lagger, October 7-November 30, 2005

DeKalb Gallery 161 N. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, Il. 60115
 Recovered Manuscripts, monoprints, July 3-Aug 26, 2004

Galerie Sculptures, 11 rue Visconti, Paris, France Etchings by Pat Lagger, March 15-April 14, 2001

Yello Gallery, 1630 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, Il 60622  Woman Spirit , Etchings and Monotypes by Pat Lagger, September-November 1997

Selected Two- Person Exhibitions:

116/Gallery, 116 Main Street, St. Charles, Il

Fusion:Fiber, Lines and Spaces

Frank Connet, Shibori Fiber Art, Pat Lagger , encaustic on panel, Dec 2, 2016-Feb5, 2017

The Art Box, 308 East Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, Il, Natural Rhythm, encaustics and photographs,
with Dan Grych, April 11-May 12, 2016

Chicago Cultural Center, Renaissance Ct.77 E. Randolph Street, Chicago,
 Messages:Prints and Paintings, July 20-Aug 9, 2009,  with Nancy Staszak

Dayton Visual Arts Center, 40 West Fourth St., Dayton Ohio, Giving Art (Con)text,

 Paintings and Prints Employing Text, with Nevin Mercedes, March 4-31, 2005

Selected Group Exhibitions

Prairie State College, Christopher Art Gallery,202 S. Halsted St., Chicago Heights, Il 60411

Expansive Visions, June 1-July 9, 2015

Morpho Gallery, 5216 N. Damen , Chicago, Il.

Edges, Aug. 7-Sept. 6, 2015

Arc Gallery and Education Foundation, 2156 N. Damen Avenue,Chicago, IL 60647
FUSEDChicago, March 4, 2015 to March 28, 2015

Fine Arts Building Gallery, 410 S. Michigan Ave, Chicago, From Where We Came,
Five artists explore  their connections between their earlier work in various media and their current work in encaustic  medium, with M. Thrane, K. Tichy, R. Samiljan and  C. Keebler Sept. 2013

Zhou B Art Center, Studio 303, 1029 W. 35th St., Chicago Il, 60609

The Buzz, Encaustic Art, Oct. 2-Oct 29, 2012

Prairie State College, Christopher Art Gallery, Chicago Heights, Illinois
 First Impressions, November 14 through December 14, 2006

Loyola University, Chicago, Il, LUC Print Biennial, June 17-Aug 11 2006

Illinois Institute of Art Ai Gallery,

 Options: Proposed Work for the Corporate Collection September 1-26, 2003



Best of America Oil Artists, 2009 Kennedy Publications

Saint Xavier, The Magazine of Saint Xavier University, Volume 3, issue 3,
Spring 2009 Structural Integrity, oil painting as cover art

Art in America 2004 Guide to Museums, Galleries, Artists