Lidia Rozmus - Resume
Lidia Rozmus Born in Miedzylesie, Poland. Living in Illinois since 1980.

Education:
1988-1990 The School of the Art Institute of Chicago - independent study
1983-1985 American Academy of Art, Chicago
1973-1980 Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland - Master´s in the history of art

Individual exhibitions:
2015 ArtZona, Kraków, Poland
2015 Polish Museum of America, Chicago, IL
2014 Glenview Public Library Gallery, Glenview, IL
2014 DreamBox Gallery, Chicago, IL
2014 Rakushisha Kyoto, Japan
2014 Art Chiyoda Building, Tokyo, Japan
2013 VAPLD Gallery - Lincolnshire, IL
2012 Manggha Center of Japanese Art, National Museum in Krakow, Poland
2011 Consulate General of Japan, Chicago, IL
2011 Evanston Library - Gallery, Evanston, IL
2010 Waverley Library - Gallery, Sydney, Australia
2010 Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Canberra, Australia
2009 University Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2008 "Czuly Barbarzynca" gallery, Warsaw, Poland
2008 Art Gallery Kafe, Wood Dale, IL
2006 Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Tokyo, Japan
2005 Millikin University Decatur, IL
2005 Manggha Center of Japanese Art, National Museum in Krakow, Poland
2005 Port Galeria, Port Washington, WI
2005 C.G. Jung Center, Evanston, IL
2004 Thomas Masters Gallery, Chicago, IL
2003 Residency of the Polish Ambassador, Oslo, Norway
2000 Eastwick Gallery, Chicago, IL
2000 Manggha Center of Japanese Art, National Museum in Krakow, Poland
2000 Millikin University Decatur, IL
1999 Museum of Asia and the Pacific, Warsaw, Poland
1999 Transitions Bookplace & Gallery, Chicago, IL
1998, 2007 D&Z Bookstore gallery, Chicago, IL
1997 Adler Cultural Center, Libertyville, IL
1996 Manggha Center of Japanese Art, National Museum in Krakow, Poland
1994 International Zen Club gallery, Krakow, Poland
1993 Meguro-ku Museum, Tokyo, Japan
1993 2nd Power Gallery, Chicago, IL
1993 Step´s Gallery, Ginza, Tokyo, Japan
1991 Consulate General of the Republic of Poland, Chicago, IL
1986 Transatlantic Art Gallery, Chicago, IL

Group exhibitions:
2015 Manggha Museum, Kraków, Poland
2014 Inter_Section Gallery, Winston-Salem, NC
2013 The Queen Mary, Long Beach, CA
2011 Seattle Center - Seattle, WA
2007-2011 Polish Museum of America, Chicago, IL
2008 Thomas Masters Gallery, Chicago, IL
2007 Sawtooth Art Gallery, Winston-Salem, NC
2007 Port Galeria, Port Washington, WI
2006 2006 Chicago Art Open, Chicago, IL
2004 Oku no Hosomichi Musubino Chi Kinen-Kan, Ogaki, Japan
2002 Ehime Prefecture Cultural Hall, Matsuyama, Japan
2002 Ehime Prefecture International Center, Matsuyama, Japan
2001 Kaji Aso Studio, Boston, MA
2000 The Gallery at the Three Arts Club, Chicago, IL
1999 Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
1996 Olympic Games Center, Atlanta `96, Atlanta, GA
1995 Consulate General of Japan, Chicago, IL
1995-2004 Chicago Botanic Garden - Japan Day Festival
1994-1999 Orient Midwest Gallery, Chicago, IL
1993 State of Illinois Building, Chicago, IL
1992-2011 Midwest Buddhist Temple Ginza Festival, Chicago, IL
1990 Wooden Gallery, Chicago, IL
1988 NAB Gallery, Chicago, IL
1987-1995 Copernicus Center, Chicago, IL - annual exhibitions
1980 MKPiK Gallery, Krakow, Poland

Honors
2014 Haiku Society of America Mildred Kanterman Merit Book Award for Design and Aesthetics for Book "Moondance" by Marian Olson
2010 Haiku Society of America Merit Book Award 2010 Honorable Mention for Anthology The Moss at Tokeiji
2006 2006 Chicago Art Open - Curators´ Choice artist
2006 Illinois Arts Council, Governor International Arts Exchange Grant
2005 Haiku Society of America Merit Book Award 2004 for haibun My journey
2004 Illinois Arts Council, Grant
2002 1st Place, International Haiku Contest - Masaoka Shiki International Haiku Awards, Matsuyama, Japan
2002 Illinois Arts Council, Governor International Arts Exchange Grant
2001 Midwest Haiku Contest - 2nd Place
1999 Renga 2nd Place
1997 Japan Foundation Speakers Travel Grand
1996 Haiku Society of America Merit Book Award for design A Dandelion´s Flight - sumi-e and haiku
1993 Painting Meditation, Calendar, by Revere Graphic Services
1992 Painting Tree Moons, Enteron Group 1992 Calendar

Publications
The Moss at Tokeiji, Deep North Press, 2006
Hailstones, Haiku by Taneda Santoka, Deep North Press, 2006
My Journey, Deep North Press, (English and Polish editions) 2004, 2005
Twenty Views from Mole Hill, Deep North Press (English and Polish editions), 1999
Chrapanie myszy, Lidia Press, 1998
A Dandelion´s Flight - haiku and sumi-e book, Lidia Press, 1995

Memberships and Activities
Chicago Artists´ Coalition, Polish Arts Club in Chicago, Haiku Society of America, Polish Women´s Alliance
Sumi-e teacher at Japanese Culture Center, Chiacgo and David Adler, Libertyville, IL
Cultural Center, Libertyville, IL
"Haiku and sumi-e" - Lectures at Columbia College in Chicago, IL
Lake County College, Waukegan, IL
Sumi-e and Haiga Workshop - Millikin University Decatur, IL, Laboratory School of Chicago University, Chicago
Lectures;"Haiku, Haiga, Zenga and Sumi-e" - Manggha Center of Japanese Art, National Museum in Krakow, Poland
Art Editor, Modern Haiku
Art Director, Deep North Press
Polish editor and graphic designer for magazine "The Polish Woman´s Voice" Polish Women´s Alliance of America
Organizer of The First International Haiku Conference in Manggha, Krakow, Poland, 2003
Chairman of Annual Art Exhibitions of Polish Arts Club in Chicago (1989, 2004, 2006, 2008)
Member of the American delegation to the second HSA joint meeting with the Haiku International Association in Tokyo, 1997.
Speaker at the Haiku Chicago in 1995 and the HSA Quarterly National Meeting in Northbrook, IL., 1996.
Member of organizing committee for the Haiku Society of America/Haiku International Association (Japan) Joint
Conference in Chicago, 1995 and Haiku North America Conference in Evanston, IL, 1999

Haiku in Antologies
Haiku Pacific Rim Anthology, Ogaki, Japan, 2004
Reeds - Contemporary Haiga, Lone Egret Press, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007
Haiku, Tanka, Senryu - Internationalization of Japanese Poems, Chugainippohsha, 2002
Paperclips, Press Here, 2001
Antologia Polskiego Haiku, Nozomi, 2001
Haiku Troubadours 2000, Gin-yu Press, 2000
To Busy for Spring, Press Here, 1999
Up against the Window - American Haibun & Haiga, Red Moon Press,1999
Shades of Green, Press Here, 1997
Haiku World, William Higginson, Kodansha, 1997
Members Antology Haiku Society of America, 1994-2010

Haiku in Magazines
Kalejdoskop (Chicago), Apropos (Chicago), Haiku (Warsaw) Dziennik Polski (Warsaw), Chicago Shimpo, Frogpond, Modern Haiku