curriculum vitae

EDUCATION

2009 Bachelors of Fine Arts, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA

2008 Summer Programs, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

2005 Institute of American Indian Arts, Santa Fe, NM

COMMISSIONED WORK

2017 Happenings, in progress, Spaceworks, Tacoma, WA

2016 Reclining Figure, Seattle Mini Maker Faire, Experience Music Project, Seattle, WA

2016 White Out, Put Art In Parks, Office of Arts and Culture, Seattle, WA

2016 Coyote Now: Connecting with Nature, Healing Through Art, Peacehealth St Joseph Medical, Bellingham, WA

2015 900* Horses, Spokane Arts, Spokane, WA

2015 Coyote Now, Northwest Native Celebration, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

2011 Bumber By Number, Bumbershoot, Seattle, WA

2010 Creative Feast, Henry Benefit Gala, Seattle, WA

SELECTED EXHIBITION *Solo

2017 Reservation X, Richmond Art Collective Gallery, Spokane, WA

2017 Echo, Echo, Project Diana, The Alice, Seattle, WA

2016 *Resistance, Missoula Art Museum, Missoula, MT

2016 Standing Rock Benefit, Paramount Theatre, Seattle, WA

2016 Protect the Sacred, Spaceworks Gallery, Tacoma, WA

2016 We Are Still Here, Hatch, Spokane, WA

2016 Contemporary Native American Film and Art Festival, One Heart, Spokane, WA

2016 Artist Trust 30th Birthday Exhibition, V2 Gallery, Seattle, WA

2016 Sgwigwial?txw@20: Building Upon the Past, Visioning Into the Future, The Evergreen Galleries, Olympia, WA

2016 Contemporary & Traditional Works, The Lucia Douglas Gallery, Bellingham, WA

2016 Not Vanishing: Ever-Present Indigenous Art 1977-2015, Heritage University, Toppenish, WA

2016 Not Vanishing, Contemporary Expressions in Indigenous Art 1977-2015, Missoula Art Museum, Missoula, MT

2015 *Disconnected Towers, Seattle Municipal Gallery, Seattle, WA

2015 Terrain: Plateau Native Art & Poetry, Missoula Art Museum, Missoula, MT    

2015 Not Vanishing, Contemporary Expressions in Indigenous Art 1977-2015, Museum of Northwest Art, La Conner, WA

2014 Extended Terrain, The Evergreen Galleries, Olympia, WA

2013 Staff Exhibition, Cornish College of the Arts, Alumni Gallery, Seattle, WA

2012 Joe Bar Retrospective, Joe Bar, Seattle, WA

2012 Strange Coupling, Object Gallery, Seattle, WA

2012 *TAG! You’re it, Joe Bar. Seattle, WA

2011 Emerging Indigenous Voices, San Francisco University, San Francisco, CA

2009 *Glitter, Grey Gallery & Lounge, Seattle, WA

2009 Suspension of Disbelief, Cairo Gallery, Seattle, WA

2009 CCA Alumni Exhibition, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA

2009 BFA Exhibition, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA

2008 Fire at the Dell, Youngstown Arts & Cultural Center, Seattle, WA

2006 Red Shirt Art Project, Red Shirt Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2005 Winter Annual, Institute of American Indian Arts, Santa Fe, NM

ROSTERS

2016-19 Oregon Art in Public Places, Regional Art & Cultural Council, OR

2016-19 Public Artist Roster, Sound Transit, Seattle, WA

2015-18 Public Artist Roster, ARTSWA, Washington State Arts Commission, WA

2014-15 Emerging Public Artist Roster, Office of Arts and Culture, Seattle, WA

SELECTED AWARD & RESIDENCY

2017 Tears of DukwibahL, Gathering of International Indigenous Visual Artists of the Pacific Rim, Evergreen Longhouse, Olympia, WA

2017 Eighth Generation Artist Residency, Seattle, WA

2016 GAP Grant, Artist Trust, Seattle, WA

2016 Native  Creative Development Project, Evergreen Longhouse, Olympia, WA

2016 Artist Research Residency, Bill Holm Center, Burke Museum, Seattle, WA

2016 Artist In-Residence Workshop with Denise Wallace at OCAC, Evergreen Longhouse, Olympia, WA / Portland, OR

2011 Emerging Indigenous Voices Residency, Kua’ainaa Assoc, San Francisco, CA

2010 American Indian Artist Residency, Montana Artist Refuge, Basin, MT

2008 Pilchuck Glass School Scholarship, Stanwood, WA

2007,08 Krielshiemer Award, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA

2007,08 Presidents Art Scholar, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA

2006,07 Nellie Cornish Award, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA

COLLECTION

2014 Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA, Terrain: Plateau Native Art & Poetry.

2014 Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR, Terrain: Plateau Native Art & Poetry

2014 Missoula Art Museum, Missoula, MT, Terrain: Plateau Native Art & Poetry.

2014 Museum of Art and Culture, Spokane, WA, Terrain: Plateau Native Art & Poetry.

2014 Washington State History Museum, Tacoma, WA, Terrain: Plateau Native Art & Poetry.

2014 Hallie Ford Museum, Salem, OR, Terrain: Plateau Native Art & Poetry.

2014 Heard Museum, Phoenix, AZ, Terrain: Plateau Native Art & Poetry.

2011 San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, School of Ethnic Studies Mural.

2009 Cornish College of the Art, Seattle, WA, Mary Alice Cooley Print Collection.

PRESS

2017 Missoula Independent, Missoula, MT, Erika Fredrickson, Coyote and Cocktails Meet

2017 Montaina Kaimin, Missoula, MT, Brooke Beighle, ‘Resistance’ Exhibit shows Activism with Art.

2015 Aljazeera America, National, Kevin Taylor, Native American artist brings 900 horses back to life in Spokane.

2015 The Spokesman Review, Spokane, WA, Carolyn Lamberson, Mural project honors tribes, slaughtered horses.

2015 Pacific Northwest Inlander, Spokane, WA Mike Bookey, Community Commemoration.

2015 The Spokesman Review, Spokane, WA, Chad Sokol, Chalk mural to commemorate horses slain by U.S. Army.

2012 OFF PAPER, The Project Space, Seattle, WA, Guest Writer, Quest(ion) What’s the First Thing You Ever Made, Ryan Feddersen?

2011 Seattle Weekly, Seattle, WA, Brian Miller Triumph of Crowd-Sourcing.

2011 The Stranger, Seattle, WA Jen Graves,Touch The Untouchable.

2011 BoingBoing, National, David Pescovitz, Artists Alter Paint by Number for Exhibit.

2010 Missoula Independent, Missoula, MT Skylar Browning Postcard from Basin: The future of American Indian Art.

SELECTED EXPERIENCE

2017 Temporary and Participatory Projects, Public Art Bootcamp Presenter, Office of Arts and Culture, Seattle, WA

2017 Crossroads +Art and Indigenous Feminisms, The Problematics of Making Art While Native and Female Panelist, The Feminist Project: Rutgers / College Art Association, New York City, NY

2016 Seeing Ourselves: Indigenous Women Artists Depicting Themselves, PechaKucha Night: Representation, Museum of Northwest Art, La Conner, WA

2016 Building an Artist Website, Artist Trust, Spokane/ Seattle, WA

2015 Artist Lecture: Tribal Teen Docents, Museum of Art & Culture, Spokane, WA

2015 Speaker, Contemporary Native American Art, Accent Gallery, Seattle, WA

2014-16 Public Art Program Assistant, 4Culture, Seattle, WA

2010-14 Art Department Coordinator, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA

200610 Studio Assistant, Norie Sato, Seattle, WA

2008 Studio Assistant, Ginny Rufner Studio, Fremont, WA

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