Valerie Eickmeier received her BFA from Kansas City Art Institute in 1979 and her MA from Washington University in 1982. She has been the subject of various solo exhibitions, including at Indiana Arts Commission, Indianapolis, IN (1994); Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN (2015); and Indiana Arts Council, Indianapolis, IN (2020). She has also participated in many group exhibitions, including 6 Indiana Artists, Anderson Art Center, Anderson, IN (1990); Wood Sculpture as Metaphor, Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, OH (1995); Whispers to Shouts, Indiana State Museum, Indianapolis, IN (2005); and New Paintings & Sculptures, Bungalow Art Space, Indianapolis, IN (2012). From 1999-2018, she served as the Dean of Herron School of Art and Design at Indiana University-Perdue University Indianapolis.
Bio updated as of 2023.