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• EXHIBITIONS: [current] scheduling exhibitions of Sermons.

• PUBLIC LECTURE:
 [5/22/17] 7pm Lakeland Art Center, Warsaw, IN
Times Union, News Sentinel, Ink Free News, The Paper. Staff,
“Artist, Get Ready for Judgement Day”
artshow judge Prepare for a studio shake down. On May 22 at 7pm at Lakeland Art Center Don Swartzentruber, MFA will talk about the process of having your work scrutinized for art shows and portfolio reviews. Since 1993 Swartzentruber has helped thousands of students from IPFW, Grace College and Warsaw High School build portfolios. He did an internship at the Phyllis Kind Gallery in Chicago, was certified with “The Artist in Business” program at the University of Delaware and has juried the Village of Winona Art Fair, the Indiana Arts Commission, and other venues. He will be the guest judge for the Annual Lakeland Art Center Juried show this year. Swartzentruber studied animation at the Kubert School, Art Education at Grace College, and completed a Master of Fine Arts degree at Vermont College of Norwich University. His experiences in the art world range from painting exhibitions coast to coast, to illustration work on CDs and comics. He first discovered the joy of teaching as the Art Director at an east coast TV station. He is currently making art with the support of his third Indiana Arts Commission Grant. Do not bring your portfolios or artwork. Do bring a notebook and your questions. Join us for critical look at your studio practice and the artifacts you create. Lakeland Art Center and Gallery, 302 E Winona Ave, Warsaw, Indiana.


• EXHIBITION: [1/16] Grace College Faculty Exhibit
• GRANT: 
[2016-17] Indiana Art's Commission Grant
• EXHIBITION:
 [1/16] Grace College Faculty Exhibit
• BOOK COVER: 
[summer/15] The Journal of Mennonite Studies, Peer review publication from the University of Winnipeg, used “Rembrandt Mennonites on Holiday” for this year’s book. If you want to see what an academic peer review Mennonite journal looks like you can preview the table of contents. The forum is "Ex-Mennonite/Near Mennonite" It is published in cooperation with Canadian Mennonite University, the Manitoba Mennonite Historical Society the Centre for Mennonite Brethren Studies, Menno Simons College and Mennonite Heritage Centre.
• BOOK COVER: 
[/15] Manufacturing Mennonites by Janis Thiessen
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• EXHIBITION: 
Juried into the Village at Winona Art Festival. Writer David Slone wrote article published in 5/28/10 in Times Union titled "Swartzentruber's 'Totem Triptch' Is the Art of the Game".
• GRANT: 
[spring & summer /09] Of 640 applicants, Swartzentruber was one of 128 honored Lilly Endowment Teacher Creativity Fellowship recipients. His grant was titled “A Graphic Novella: Aretaics in Post-Modernity”.
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NOTICE: Prose and poetry is still being added to the "Totem Triptych." Writers should take a look.
• EXHIBITION: 
[fall/10] Swartzentruber exhibited in the "Carnivelsque" show at The Art Hospital in Bloomington, Indiana. This was the galleries last show before closing. 
• EXHIBITION:
 [spring/10] S[fall/10] Swartzentruber exhibited in the "Carnivelsque" show at The Art Hospital in Bloomington, Indiana. This was the galleries last show before closing. wartzentruber participated in his first juried outdoor fine art fair. It was in his hometown at the Village at Winona Art Festival. [5/28/10, Slone, David, "Swartzentruber's 'Totem Triptch' Is the Art of the Game",Times Union, Warsaw, IN]
• EXHIBITION:
 Views from the Sideshow, Spurious Fugitive, South Bend, Indiana, [10/3-28/07]. South Bend Tribune article. 
• EXHIBITION:
 "Pop-Mennonite", Sauder Visual Arts Center at Bluffton University, [8-9/07]
• PUBLICATION: 
Dream Seeker Magazine, "Pop Goes the Mennonite: Conversations with an Artist and His Work". The publication includes seven images from the collection. [Winter 2007 issue]
• EXHIBITION:
 Views from the Sideshow, Spurious Fugitive, South Bend, Indiana, [10/3-28/07]. South Bend Tribune article. 
• PUBLICATION:
 The 2River View 10.4. Cover and 5 images in literary magazine. [Summer 2006]
 PUBLICATION:
 Canadian Mennonite Vol.10, Number 10. "Disciplining the Church" (image on cover) [May 15, 2006]

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• RADIO INTERVIEW:
Swartzentruber and Chicago artist Danny Mansmith interviewed by Cultural Commentator from WZRD 88.3 FM - Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago radio. [Aired April 23, 2006]










• EXHIBITION: 
Swartzentruber in group exhibit "Visionos of the Unknown". MorphoGallery,Chicago. 5216 N. Damen Ave. [4/21-5/6/06] 
• EXHIBITION: 
"Paintings: A Group Exhibit" at Spurious Fugitive, LLC, South Bend, Indiana. Rreception: April 7th durring Hip Pocket: Great Music in Small Spaces. [4/5-30/06]
• PUBLICATION:
 Rhubarb-Winnipeg, MB, Canada, "Myths & Identities", (image on cover and pages 7,11,19-22,47). [Spring/06] 
• PUBLICATION:
 Wisconsin Review Literary Magazine of the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh (image on cover). [Spring/06] 
• EXHIBITION:
 "Pop-Mennonite" at Goshen College, Goshen Indiana. Sponsored by the Mennonite-Amish Museum Committee and the Mennonite Historical Library. [10/16-12/9/05]
• LECTURE:
Midwest Scholars Conference -Indiana Wesleyan University. Presented "The Academic Patriarch: An Apologetic for Visual Art" [2/25/05]
• LECTURE/EXHIBITION: 
Notre Dame Center for Ethics & Culture-Notre Dame, Indiana. Presented paper "Outside of Beautiful" at the conference Epiphanies of Beauty: The Arts in a Post-Christian Culture. [11/19/04] 
• EXHIBITION:
Midwest Museum of American Art -Elkhart, Indiana. Group show. [9-12/04]
• EXHIBITION/PUBLICATION:
 Indiana Review Magazine-Bloomington, IN (cover image, and essay) Several works exhibited in the Mathers Museum of World Cultures-Indiana University, [Summer/04]
• WEBSITE: First Purchased a domain and exhibited work online. [1996]
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