Resume

Dr. Diane M. Kline

148 Courtside Drive

Palm Desert, CA 92260

H: 760. 346.2536     C: 760. 534.0271

Diane Kline Art

dianeklineart.com

dianemkline@mac.com

Education:  Doctorate, Pepperdine University

BA and MA, Michigan State University

 

           Prior Employment: teacher, high school principal and director

           2015-16  Art displayed in Sage Gallery, Palm Springs, CA

2013-14  Art in Public Places, Cello’s Bistro twenty plus paintings

2013  Accepted into the juried Agora Gallery, NY Exhibition February and July with Artist Receptions

2013  Sold two paintings to PGA West Residential Homes to be replicated for  14 casitas to be built

2013-14  Accepted into the PS Art Museum Online Gallery

2013   Organized display of artwork for Art in Public Places in Rancho Mirage, CA

2012   Painted six 5x7s for the Palm Springs Art Museum’s 99 Bucks Sales for April to benefit the Art Education Programs

2012   Sold seven paintings to private home in Indian Wells

2011   Juried into the Palm Springs Art Museum, Artist Council Exhibition, Palm Desert Sunrise sold

2011   Created Snow White Revisited for the Rancho Mirage Public Library “You CAN Tell a Book by its Cover” art contest

2011   Juried the Southwest Art Festival entries for2009-2012. Each of the 250 entries submitted seven slides for evaluation

2011   Mentored art students for Career Day at Palm Springs High School

2010   Displayed artwork at the Miramonte Hotel and Spa as part of the Food, Wine and Art Expo, Indian Wells, CA

2010   Showcased artwork at Incredible Artist.Com, Cathedral City, CA

2010  Founded Desert Art Group: a group of six “up and coming” artists in the Coachella Valley to explore ways to showcase art

2010  Pioneered, spearheaded and marketed sixty pieces of artwork from the Desert Art Group at the Esmeralda Resort and Spa Hotel, Indian Wells, CA

2010   Coordinated the display of fifteen pieces of Diane Kline Exclusives artwork at Art in Public Places, La Quinta, CA

2010   Invited to participate in the Los Angeles Women’s Theatre Project:  Women in the Arts

2009   Established Diane Kline Exclusives, developed website and created marketing brochure

2009   Exhibited artwork at Art in Context for the celebration of the renovation of the downtown, Indio, CA

           2008   Early retirement from education due to breast cancer

 

Volunteer Work

  • Artist Council, Board of Directors, Palm Spring Art Museum
  • Palm Springs Women in Film and Television, Board of Directors
  • Coachella Valley Symphony  League
  • Women Leaders Forum, Founding Member
  • Desert Cancer Foundation, Palm Desert, CA
  • Girl Friend Factor

 

Memberships

  • California Art Club
  • Fine Art America
  • Desert Art Center
  • The Palm Springs Art Museum
  • Living Desert, Palm Desert
  • Women Leaders Forum
  • Palm Springs Women in Film & Television
  • College of the Desert, Library
  • PBS

 

Art Donations 2009-2018

  • Coachella Valley Symphony Silent Auction
  • Big Brothers and Big Sisters Silent Auction (annually)
  • Women Leaders Forum Silent Auction (annually)
  • Angel View Crippled Children Silent Auction
  • Samaritans Silent Auction
  • Pan Hellenic
  • Visiting Nurses Association
  • Kittyland
  • Broken Glass Awards: Palm Springs Women in Film and Television (annually)
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • DigiCom (annually)