Grace Cole and her work has been featured or spotlighted in various forums. Selected media and publications include:

Listed In

  • The Chicago Art Scene: Contemporary Artists from David Abed to Ed Paschke to Louis Zygadlv, edited by Ivy Sundell. Crow Woods Press, Evanston, IL (1998, 2000, 2002, 2005)
  • Emerging Artists 2004, Direct Art, Vol. 9, Slow Art Productions, New York, NY (publication spring 2004)
  • 2000 Outstanding Artists and Designers of the 20th Century
  • Archives of National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.
  • United States Department of State Art in Embassies Program, Washington, D.C.
  • Who’s Who in American Art (19th through 34th Editions)
  • The World’s Who’s Who of Women, Cambridge, England (14th Edition)
  • Who’s Who of American Women (19th through 22nd Editions)
  • Who’s Who in America Education (5th Edition)
  • American Art Review (1991 Edition)
  • Dictionary of International Biography, Cambridge, England (25th Edition)

Selected Honors and Awards

  • Armory Art Center, “Figurative Small Works,” Honorable Mention for drawing entitled “The Cleric” (2000)
  • University Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL “Artist of the Month” (September 1997)
  • Norris Gallery Cultural Arts Center, St. Charles, IL, “Artist Vicinity Show, Juried Exhibit,” Merit Award for drawing entitled “Juror No. 6” (1997)
  • Sioux City Art Center’s 54th Juried Exhibition, Honorable Mention for drawing entitled “The Cleric” (1997)
  • Beverly Art Center Concourse Gallery, Chicago, IL, Alice and Arthur Baer Art Competition, Honorable Mention (1983)
  • The National Portrait Seminar, Honorable Mention (1981)
  • The Portraits Institute, Washington, CT, “Midwest Competition,” Honorable Mention for “Carson” (1981)
  • River Oaks Center’s Fourth National Arts and Crafts Show, River Oaks, IL, First Place Award (1980)
  • Glenwood Junior’s Women’s Club, “Artist of the Month” (February 1980)
  • Homewood/Flossmoor Part District’s 3rd Annual Autumn Festival and Art Fair, First Place Award (September 1978)