Solo Exhibitions

2019                Goddesses, Totems, and Other InvestigationsTippecanoe Arts Federation Galleries, Lafayette, IN,  September 2019.

2018                  "Legacies" Solo Show, Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, September 23 - November 4, 2018

2013                  Objects of Contemplation: Rural Hybrids, Indiana University Northwest Contemporary Gallery, Gary IN

2012                  Natural Selection, Southern Shore Art Association Gallery, Michigan City, IN

2010                  About Place, South Suburban College, South Holland, IL

                          Celebrating Place: Winter Harvest, Tippecanoe Arts Federation Galleries, Lafayette, IN

              2000                 Artist of the Month of October, Greater Lafayette Museum of Art, Lafayette, IN

              1998                  Exploring the Art Basket, Lilian Fendig Gallery, Carnegie Center, Rensselaer, Indiana 

1997                  Sticks, Stones, and Bark, Indigenous Baskets, Solo Exhibit, 18 Artists Gallery, Chesterton Indiana 

1993                  Solo Display of "Hostile Sanctuary II",  Indianapolis Museum of Art's Indiana Now Exhibition which displays work of the Indiana                                 Artist featured in Arts Indiana's Portfolio Section, June 1995 issue (invitational)

                                        Bonnie Zimmer, Solo Exhibition, Goshen College Art Gallery, Goshen, Indiana. (invitational)

  

                      Selected Group Exhibitions

2018        Chesterton Women's Show, Chesterton Art Center, June 2018. Award

2017        Featured Artists in September: Bonnie Zimmer & Dana Zier, Celebrating INDIANA ARTISTS 100TH Anniversary,                        Opera House Contemporary Gallery, Delphi, IN       

2017        Illiana Artists 17th Biennial Juried Show, Chesterton Art Gallery, Chesterton, IN (Best in 3-D Award)

                 Rural Contemplations II, Doris B.Myers & Bonnie Zimmer, Heartland Artists Gallery, Plymouth, IN  July 6-29.

                 Teachers As Artists, SoupHerb Gallery, Greenfield, IN  March  8-May 30. (Best of 3-D Award)

                  SJC Art Faculty & Senior Show, Lilian Fendig Gallery, Rensselaer, IN  March 17-April 14.

2016         Indiana Artist Club Member Exhibition,  Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Lafayette, IN (Award)             

                  Rural Contemplations, Doris B.Myers & Bonnie Zimmer,  Tippecanoe Arts Federation Galleries, Lafayette, IN

                  Indiana Now 2016, Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Lafayette, IN (Award)

                  Saint Joseph's College Art Faculty & Senior Artists, Lilian Fendig Gallery, Prairie Arts Council, Rensselaer, IN       

                  Primary Colors, Tippecanoe Arts Federation Galleries, Jasper County Art League Member Show. Lafayette, IN

2015         72nd Annual Salon Show, South Shore Arts, Munster, IN (Best of Show: Helen J. Surovek Memorial Award)

                  LIONS AND TIGERS AND BEARS, oh my! Lafayette and West Lafayette, IN, presented by the Art Museum of Greater                        Lafayette.  35 Bears decorated by selected artists, on display throughout the cities for the summer.      

                   83rd Annual Juried Exhibition of the Indiana Artists’ Club, Indianapolis Museum of Art (Jury Prize of Distinction)

                  Annual Saint Joseph’s College Art Faculty & Senior Exhibition, Lilian Fendig Gallery, Prairie ArtsCouncil, Rensselaer, IN

                  Natural Places, A Niches Anniversary Celebration, Purdue’s Fountain Gallery, Lafayette, IN

                  RESET: a new generation. Saint Joseph’s College Art Faculty & Student Exhibition, Wells Cultural, Community Center,                         Tippecanoe Arts  Federation Galleries, Lafayette, IN

2014           INDIANA NOW, Juried Exhibit, Art Museum of Lafayette, Lafayette, IN (Merit Award)

                  21st Annual Juried Art Exhibit of the Jasper Arts Center, Jasper, In                              

                  Montana Meets Indiana, Invitational Small Group Show, Blue Sky Gallery, Billings, Montana 

2013           In Harmony With Nature or NotDoris Myers & Bonnie Zimmer, Chesterton Gallery, Chesterton, IN  

                   20th Anniversary Invitational Exhibition, (45 artists) Lilian Fendig Gallery, Prairie Arts Council, Rensselaer, IN

                   Under Indiana Skies, Jasper County Art League Member Show, Thorntown Arts Center, Thorntown, IN

                  In Harmony With Nature? New work by Doris Myers, MaryAnn Van Soest, Dana Zier & Bonnie Zimmer, Tippecanoe Arts                       Federation  Gallery, Lafayette, IN

2013, 2012  Art Mix, Tippecanoe Arts Federation Gallery, Lafayette, IN (Invitational)

2012          Chair-ity, Exhibition & Sale, Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Lafayette, IN (Invitational)

                   State of Mind: New Work by SJC Faculty and Students, Tippecanoe Arts Federation Gallery, Lafayette, IN

2011, 2012 Trashion I & II Fashion from recycled materials, Indiana Visitors’ Center, Hammond, IN

2011          In Harmony with Nature, New Work by Doris Myers & Bonnie Zimmer, (August-Sept)  Lilian Fendiig Gallery,                                             Rensselaer, IN                                                                                                                                               

2000-2010  Trash to Treasure (annual)  Art from Recycled Materials, Indiana Visitors’ Center, Hammond, IN 

2010        From the Woods II, Recent Work by Doris Myers & Bonnie Zimmer, Atrium Gallery, South Shore Arts, Munster, IN

                              Greening of the Arts, Assoc. for Wolf Lake, Hammond, IN

                              Go-figure, Invitational, Fundraiser Exhibition & Sale Lafayette Museum of Art, Lafayette, IN

             2009        Purdue Alumni Show, Patty & Rusty Rueff Gallery, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

                              Recent Work, Saint Joseph’s College Faculty & Students, Tippecanoe Arts Fed. Lafayette, IN

             2008        Salon Show,  South Shore Arts Center, Munster, INJuried 

             2007         Naturally Speaking, Judy Dominic & Bonnie Zimmer, Indianapolis Arts Center, Indianapolis

             2006         Salon Show, Northern Indiana Arts Association, Munster, IN (juried) 

             2005         Contemporary Women Artists, Lafayette ArtMuseum

                  From the Woods and Beyond, Bonnie Zimmer &  Doris Myers, Two person show, Wells Center, Tippecanoe Arts Fed. ,                        Lafayette

                 Whispers to Shouts, Indiana Women Who Create, Indiana State Museum, Indianapolis, IN (Invitational)

                               Four Woman Show (Invitational) Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN

                                Images by the Jasper County Art League, Wells Center, Lafayette, IN

2003        Transition, IUN Gallery for Contemporary Art, Indiana University Northwest, Gary, IN (invitational)

                  18th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Lubeznik Center for the Arts, Michigan City, IN

2002         59th Annual Salon Show, NIAA Center for Visual &Performing Arts, Munster, IN  Jurors Award, Richard Hunt, Juror            

                  Chesterton Women’s Show, Chesterton, Indiana (juried/

2001          Regional '01, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis,

                  A Shared Journey: Confronting Cancer Through Art, Greater Lafayette Museum of Art, Juror, Hollis Siglar (juried)           

              2000         Magic & Ritual, Menorahs & Hanukkiahs, Rosen Gallery Museum, Boca Raton, Florida,.

                  Art Comp 2000, Chesterton Art Gallery,    Chesterton, IN (j

                  57th Annual Salon Show, NIAA Center for Visual & Performing Arts, Munster, IN (juried/AWARD) 

1999          Two Person Exhibition, New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art, New Harmony, Indiana,  (juried) 

                  Tea Bowl: Imperfect Harmony, International Exhibition.  Traveled to Nola Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Utah State                             University, Logan, UT; Ota City, Japan; University of Illinois, Champai

                   Electronic Gallery, NAEA, Los Angeles, CA

1998           Midwest Sculpture Exhibition, South Bend Regional Museum of Art (juried)

                   Regional Biennial, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, Indiana. (juried) 

1997           Fellowship Exhibition, Greater Lafayette Museum of Art, Lafayette, IN

                    Electronic Gallery, NAEA Electronic Gallery, New Orleans, LA (juried) 

               1996              Myers' Legacy: Illusion, Function, Form.  Special exhibition featuring art by family members.                   

                                 Earth Inspired, Brauer Museum of Art, Valparaiso, University

1994           Mid States Craft Exhibition, Evansville Museum of Arts and Science, Evansville, IN                                             

                    Grand Wabash Juried Exhibition, Wells Community Center, Lafayette, Indiana              

1993            Artforms '93, Greater Lafayette Museum of Art, Lafayette, Indiana (juried) 

                     Breaking Textile Traditions,  Indiana University Textiles Department and Waldren Arts Center, Bloomington, Indiana                           (invitational).

1991                     Regional Artists Biennial, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, Indiana (juried). 

                     Natural/Synthetic.  Wabash College Art Gallery, Crawfordsville, Indiana (three person invitational). 

                     Mid States Craft Exhibition, Evansville Museum of Arts and Science, Evansville, Indiana.  (juried     

                     Infinity of Form: Indiana Fiber Art, Indiana State Museum, Indianapolis, Indiana (invitational featuring ten Indiana fiber                           artists).                                         

                    Basketry From All Directions, Arrowmont School of Crafts Gallery, Gatlinburg, Tennessee (juried)

             1990             Indiana Directions '90, Indianapolis Art League, Indianapolis, Indiana (juried). 

                                  Two Person Exhibition, Northern Indiana Arts Association,  Munster, Indiana  

1989           Mid-States Craft Exhibition, Evansville Museum of Arts and Science, Evansville, Indiana (juried). 

                    Fantastic Objects, Greater Lafayette Musuem of Art, Lafayette, Indiana (three person invitational). 

                   Curators' Choice: Indiana, Opening exhibition for the new Center for the Visual and Performing Arts, Northern Indiana                          Arts  Association,  Munster, Indiana (invitational). 

1988          The Art of Craft, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, Illinois, sponsored by the Textile Arts Center, Chicago, Illinois (invitational). 

                                15th Biennial Michiana Regional, Century Art Center, South Bend, Indiana (juried). 

                                 Artforms '88, Greater Lafayette Museum of Art, Lafayette, Indiana (juried). 

             1987            Fiber Celebrated '87, Northern Arizona University Gallery, Flagstaff, Arizona (juried). 

                                 Fiber Structure National V, Downey Museum of Art, Downey, California (juried). 

                   Fellowship Exhibition, New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art, New Harmony, Indiana.  Exhibition of work by 1987                          Indiana Arts Commission Fellowship Artists.