Curriculum Vitae

Selected Exhibitions and Awards

2017 Chernobyl: 30 years Later, Artists Respond, Ukrainian Institute of America, New York, NY
2016 Chornobyl: 30 Years Later, Artists Respond, Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago
2016 Drawings for Totems, Monuments and Sculpture, 16 Hands Exhibition, Floyd VA
2011 40/40, 40th Anniversary Retrospective, The Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago
2011 Ed Hinkley, Eric Jensen, Laurie Shaman, Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, IA
2009 Trace Memory, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL
2008 Landscape and Memory, College of Lake County, Grays Lake, IL
2007 Body and Soul, Concordia College, Bronxville, NY
2006 30th Anniversary Exhibition, Chicago Cultural Center, Ragdale Foundation, Chicago, IL
2004 Rockford Midwestern Exhibition, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL (Honorable Mention)
2003 Figures in Landscapes, Cliff Dwellers Club, Chicago, IL
2002 Figures in Landscapes, Gallery 1756, Chicago, IL
2001 Significant Signifiers, Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago, IL
2001 About Face 2000: A Year of Self-Portraits for the New Millenium, Gallery 1756, Chicago, IL
2001 Beyond Postcards, 1990-2000, Gallery 1756, Chicago, IL
1999 “Ulysses,” Mixed Media illustration of Joyce’s book. University of Chicago, IL Faculty Exhibition, Lill Street Gallery, Chicago, IL
1998 62nd Annual Mid-Year Exhibition, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
1998 Ten x Ten, Dorthea Thiel Gallery, South Suburban College, So. Holland, IL
1998 A Diamond in the Grass, August House Studio, Chicago, IL
1996 25 Years of Contemporary Art at the Institute, Ukranian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago, IL
1995 Nurture/Structure/Nature: Three Integrated Themes, Paintings by Ed Hinkley, Ukranian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago, IL
1995 Refer to Figure Five – Five Oil Painters Interpret the Figure, August House Studio, Chicago, IL
1994 Ed Hinkley, Paintings from the Ragdale Residency, Gallery 1756, Chicago, IL
1994 6 Chicago Artists, Danka-Sharp Gallery, South Suburban College, South Holland, IL
1994 Ed Hinkley, Paintings and Studies, University Club of Chicago,Chicago, IL
1993 Genius Loci of Old Town: Eight Artists in Residence, Gallery 1756, Chicago, IL
1993 American Art Festival, American Institute, Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.
1993 Landscapes, Real and Imagined, North Lakeside Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
1993 Faculty Show, Lill Street Gallery, Chicago, IL
1992 Baer Competition, Beverly Art Center, Chicago, IL
1991 Large Paintings/Small Studies: New Work by Ed Hinkley, Space 900, Chicago, IL
1991 Group Show, Art O’Rama, Chicago, IL
1991 Vernissage 1991, Space 900, Chicago, IL
1989 Premier Solo Exhibition, Governor’s Art Invitational, Springfield, IL
1988 15th Regional Biennial, South Bend Art Center, South Bend, IN
1987 Permanent Installation, Fairmont Hotel, Chicago, IL
1986 Watercolor Exhibition, Limelight, Chicago, IL
1986 Windy City Review, Grove Street Gallery, Evanston, IL
1985 Illinois Landscape Exhibition, Springfield Art Association, Springfield, IL
1985 6th Annual – Paper in Particular, Columbia College, Columbia, MO
1985 Looking At Men, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, IL
1985 Monotype Exhibition, Suburban Fine Arts Center, Highland Park, IL
1985 Big Shoulders, Union League Club, Chicago, IL
1985 Ed Hinkley: Large Works on Paper, Union League Club, Chicago, IL
1984 Ed Hinkley, Works on Paper, University Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL
1984 Works on Paper, Countryside Art Center, Arlington Heights, IL (First Prize)
1984 Urban Landscapes, Westgate Mill District Show, Chicago, IL
1983 4th Annual – Paper in Particular, Columbia College, Columbian, MO
1983 Chicago Artists, Hayes Gallery, Chicago, IL
1983 Group Show, Grove Street Gallery, Evanston, IL
1982 Ed Hinkley Watercolors, Pavillion for the Arts, Chicago, IL
1982 Works on Paper, Covenant Club, Chicago, IL
1982 Art and the Law ’82, West Publishing Co., St. Paul, MN (Honorable Mention)
1982 Chicago Watercolor ’82, Paul Waggoner Gallery, Chicago, IL

Corporate and Public Collections

The Ukrainian Institute of America, New York
The Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago
C/Change, Chicago IL
Quarter20 Inc, Chicago IL
State of Illinois McDonalds Corporation
Union League Club, Chicago Sante Fe Enterprises
DePaul University Follett Corporation
F.W. Dodge Division McGraw Hill Land O’ Frost Company
Fairmont Hotel Corporation Ragdale Foundation

Grants, Fellowships, and Residencies

2009 City of Chicago, CAAP Grant
2006 City of Chicago, CAAP Grant
2005 City of Chicago, CAAP Grant
1994 Ragdale Foundation, Lake Forest, IL
1992, 1993 City of Chicago, CAAP Grants
1991 Illinois Art Council, Special Assistance Grant


Chornobyl: 30 years later, Exhibition catalog Ukrainian institute of Modern Art, Chicago
Dream Landscapes, a catalog of works by Ed  Hinkley
100 Years, Union League Club Collection
Chicago Art Review – Fourth Edition
Chicago Sun-Times
Playboy Magazine
Chicago Magazine
Chicago Reader
Time Out Chicago


1988-91  Graham School of Liberal Studies, University of Chicago

Art Instruction

1999 – Present Ed Hinkley Studio, Chicago, IL
2010 – Present Higham Hall College, Cumbria, UK
2003 – 2004 Ox-Bow, Saugatuck, MI
1999 Allihies Language & Art Center, W. Cork Ireland

1994 – 1998 Lill Street Art Center, Chicago, IL

Juries and Panels

2004 Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, grant panelist CAAP
2000 Ragdale Foundation, Visual Arts selection jury
1995 Wells Street Art Fair, Director, Old Town, Chicago

Film Credits

2011 Cass, a film by Hugh Schulze. Original art created for film.
2008 Arc of a Bird, a film-short by Hugh Schulze. Original paintings, studio space provided.