Early Installations

  • My first installation US 93 was picked up by MAGDA in 1986 as a tri-state traveling show.
  • The second installation was also selected by MAGDA: Palace Hotel (1992) and toured to larger Montana galleries.  The video was recorded by Freeman Butts in 1992 at the Holter Museum in Helena, MT.
  • Publication: “Combining the Etching Collagraph Process, an Experiment” 1972, University of Montana
  • University of Montana Exchange program;  2 drawings, Sechuan Province, 1976.
  • Montana Sketchbook, (2 drawings) Montana Institute of the Arts, 1989
  • Artists Speak, a Primer for Understanding Contemporary Art, Suzanne Donnelly, Montana Cultural Trust, 1990
  • First place: Sculpture Invitational, Paris Gibson Square, 1978 (Judge, Robert Head, Dept of Art, Murray State, Kentucky)
  • Northern Rockies, New Visions:  Fourteen regional artists (Yellowstone Art Center, 1994)
  • Retrospective, University of Montana, 1996
  • Jerry Rankin: Recent Works, Missoula Art Museum 2002
  • Three Exhibits, Aunt Dofe’s Hall of Recent Memory, Willow Creek Mt (2006,2009, and 2015)
  • Curator, Pershing Hall Gallery, Northern Mt. State College, 1982-83
  • Performance Viterbo college,  La Crosse, WI, 1989
  • Visiting Artist in Residence,  Viterbo College, La Crosse, WI, 1995
  • From the Inside Out – Seven charcoal drawings at the Missoula Art Museum, MT.  May 10, 2017.
  • The Lela Autio Collection, Missoula Art Museum, May 10, 2017.

Forthcoming Works

  • Aunt Dofe’s Gallery, Whitehall, MT.  November 2020.

Permanent Collections

  • Paris Gibson Squre, Great Falls, MT
  • Missoula Museum of Art, Missoula, MT
  • Montana State University, Bozeman, MT
  • Museum of the Rockies, Bozeman, MT
  • Yellowstone Art Center, Billings, MT
  • Viterbo College, La Crosse, WI
  • Pritchard Museum, Moscow, ID
  • Meadowlark Foundation, Billings, MT
  • Paul and Judith Larsen, Bainbidge Island, WA
  • Mary and James Ferolo, Dixon, IL

News & Updates

Stoplight Gallery Artist Reception: Jerry Rankin

Please join us for a reception featuring Montana artist Jerry Rankin on Saturday, March 10, from 1 to 4 PM. Refreshments will be served. His exhibit will run March 3 through March 31 at the gallery, which is open daily from 11 AM to 8 PM, and located adjacent to Smelter City Brewing.