Art Exhibitions - Solo

2019 | Villa Terrace Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI, House Tableau
2015 | Material Studios + Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, Old Schools
2014 | Portrait Society Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, Everyday Spaces
2008 | James Watrous Gallery, Madison, WI, Shape Pattern Color
2005 | Jody Monroe Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, Brown Madder
2003 | Wriston Art Center, Lawrence University, Appleton, WI, Color Forms
2001 | Wisconsin Academy Gallery, Madison, WI, Dollop/Doll Up
1999 | Walker’s Point Center for the Arts, Milwaukee, WI, extraORDINARY
1999 | Round 6 / Art-Street-Window, Milwaukee, WI, Flourish

Art Exhibitions - Small Group

SMALL GROUP (2 to 4 person)
2019 | James May North Gallery, Algoma, WI, Christopher Troutman, Ariana Huggett, Emmett Johns, Rae Klein
2009 | Portrait Society Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, Inside/Outside: Home as Portrait
2008 | Schlueter Art Gallery, Wisconsin Lutheran College, Milwaukee, WI, Elements of Being
2005 | Ploch Art Gallery, Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts, Brookfield, WI, Taking Shape
2003 | Munson-Williams-Proctor School of Art Gallery, Utica, NY, Sara Crisp and Ariana Huggett: Paintings
2003 | Tory Folliard Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, Color Abstractions
2002 | Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA, Color/Forms: Suzanne Fields and Ariana Huggett
2002 | Krueger Arts Complex, Milwaukee, WI, The Bakery Show
2002 | Tory Folliard Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, New Talent
2001 | MNL Gallery, Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI, Questions of Quotidian
2000 | Wendy Cooper Gallery, Madison, WI, Off the Wall…
2000 | City Gallery East, Atlanta, GA, Pop! Goes the…
2000 | Paul Porter Gallery, Brevard College, Brevard, NC, A.C.E. (Ariana, Chris, Eriks)
1996 | Galleria del Conte, Milwaukee, WI, New Directions
1996 | Kishwaukee Art Gallery, Kishwaukee College, Malta, IL, The Abstract Image
1994 | Reicher Gallery, Barat College, Lake Forest, IL, Ariana Huggett / Jill Ziccardi
1988 | A-Space Gallery, Madison, WI, Paintings, Prints, and Drawings
1988 | Organic Theater, Chicago, IL, The Lobby Show

Art Exhibitions - Group

GROUP (Select)
2022 | INOVA Gallery, Milwaukee, WI,  Continuum 2022: Sitelines 42
2022 | Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, Milwaukee, WI, In the Park with Olmsted: A Vision for Milwaukee
2020 | Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, Milwaukee, WI, The Trajectory Series (special project)
2019 | Cedarburg Cultural Center, Cedarburg, WI, Indiana Green 2019
2017 | Portrait Society Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, Stacked
2016 | Portrait Society Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, I made this for you: Small gestures in clay
2010 | Greenseed Studios, Sheboygan, WI, Indiana Green
2010 | Charles Allis Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI, Forward: A Survey of Wisconsin Art Now
2009 | Portrait Society Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, The Intimate Page
2007 | Aqua Art Miami (Hotcakes Gallery), Miami, FL
2006 | Milwaukee International (Jody Monroe Gallery), Milwaukee, WI
2006 | INOVA, UWM Peck School of the Arts, Milwaukee, WI, Continuum 5(0)
2005 | Frederick Layton Gallery, MIAD, Milwaukee, WI, Out of the Suitcase, the Mary L. Nohl Suitcase Fund Exhibit
2003 | UWM Union Art Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, Continuum 2
2002 | Art Chicago (Tory Folliard Gallery), Chicago, IL
2001 | Rahr-West Art Museum, Manitowoc, WI, Wisconsin Biennial
2001 | Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI, Eight Counties Triennial
2001 | Visual Arts Milwaukee, Lakefront Brewery, Milwaukee, WI, Salon D’Automne
2000 | UWM Union Art Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, Meticulous Conception
2000 | Wendy Cooper Gallery, Madison, WI, Wendy’s Wonderland
1999 | Madison Art Center, Madison, WI, Wisconsin Triennial
1999 | Riverwest Art Works, Milwaukee, WI, The Red Show
1999 | Walker’s Point Center for the Arts, Milwaukee, WI, Phantom Press and Friends
1998 | Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, MN, Open Studio: Arts Online Program Exhibition
1997 | Arts Vision Inc., art installation at the Time & Life Building, Chicago, IL, The 2nd Show
1995 | Milwaukee Art Museum, WI, Generation X: New Art from Milwaukee
1994 | Internos Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, Mini Art
1994 | Naked i Gallery, St. Charles, IL, Women Uncensored
1994Gallery 218, Milwaukee, WI, Gang of 40: Recollecting/Reconnecting
1992 | UWM Union Art Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, As We See It and Culmination
1988 | Rizzoli Gallery, Chicago, IL, You Make Life Worth Living
1987 | ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL, How I Didn’t Spend My Summer Vacation

Artist Residencies

Charles Allis and Villa Terrace Art Museums | September 2018 – September 2019 | Milwaukee, WI
MKE <-> LAX | Fall 2014 | Milwaukee, WI

Articles & Catalogs

UWM Peck School of the Arts. (2022) Continuum 2022: Sitelines 42, exhibition catalog.
Sawkins, Annemarie & Chaiklin, Martha. (2022) In the Park with Olmsted: A Vision for Milwaukee, exhibition catalog.
Anderson, Lindsey. (2019, December). Art Imitating Life at the Villa Terrace, Milwaukee Magazine 44(12), p. 22.
James May Gallery Interview. (2019, June 17). 12 Questions: Ariana Huggett. 
Bacha, Diane M. (2016, December 15). Artists turn to clay at Portrait Society Gallery, Journal Sentinel. 
Tanzilo, Robert (2015, September 17). Historic schoolhouses inspire Milwaukee painter, 
Murrell, Kat (2014, October 10). The Colors of Today: The Portrait Society presents three women painters with a strong sense of color. Urban Milwaukee Dial. 
Smith, Jennifer A. (2008, December 5). Bold Colors, Weirdness: Paintings by Huggett and Hutchison at the Watrous. Madison Isthmus. 
Chase, Amy (2007, August 30). Introducing Ariana Huggett: Seeking beauty in the ordinary — and finding it in an AT reader’s Outbox? Apartment Therapy. 
Guequierre, Nathan (2003, April 10). Candy-Colored Everyday Art. Shepherd Express, 34.
Ryan, Paul (March/April, 2003). Suzanna Fields and Ariana Huggett: Color/Forms, Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, Virginia. Art Papers Magazine.
Art Notes (2002, December 5). Painting? Sculpture? Second Street ponders. The Daily Progress.
Smith, Emily (2002, December 17-23). Practice, don’t preach. C-Ville
Weekly, 46.
Steinberg, Aaron (2002, December 19-25). Side by side togetherness brings out the best. The Hook, 27.
Mueller, Jon (2002, March 29). Lust, design and cherries.
Auer, James (2001, December 5). Artists’ exhibit returns to old days of competition. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Auer, James (2001, March 14). Questions of the Quotidian. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Merens, Michele (2001, March 1). Close Encounters of the Abstract Kind. Fox Point/Bayside/River Hills Herald.
Feaster, Felicia (2000, April 16). Ironic Age. Atlanta Creative Loafing, 28 (48).
Auer, James (1999, September 21). ‘Triennial’ exhibit shows state art has gone beyond rural landscape. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 4E.
Madison Art Center (1999). Wisconsin Triennial, exhibition catalog.
Nicholas, Frank (1999, May 5). Huggett’s ‘extraORDINARY’ paintings draw on close attention to the ordinary. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 12E.
Guequierre, Nathan (1999, May 6). Street Scene. Shepherd Express, 31.
Milwaukee Art Museum (1995). Generation X: New Art from Milwaukee, exhibition catalog.

Visiting Artist

2008 | Wisconsin Lutheran College, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, September
2000 | Brevard College, Brevard, North Carolina, March


2003, 2009 | Suitcase Export Fund for Visual Art Greater Milwaukee Foundation’s Mary L. Nohl Fund, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
2001 | Cash Prize Wisconsin Biennial, Rahr-West Art Museum, Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
2001 | Honorable Mention Eight Counties Triennial, Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, Wisconsin.
1997 | Selected Participant Open Studio: Arts Online Program, sponsored by Minneapolis Telecommunications Network and Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
1994 | Merit Award Gang of 40: Recollection/Reconnecting, Gallery 218, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
1983-1987 | Merit Scholarship School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Plein Air Competitions

Shorewood HS Pool