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EDUCATION

2012-2015
University of Houston, Houston, TX
BA in Art History

EXHIBITIONS

2018
Mail Art Exhibition: 5 28 More Uline Objects, Houston & Kirvin, TX; Philadelphia, PA; Eagle River, AK
Trade Show
, My Friend, Paris, TX
Mail Art Exhibition: 5 Uline Objects, Galveston, San Antonio, Houston, & Paris, TX
The Empty BOX: Celebrating 10 Years of BOX 13
, Houston, TX

2017
Portable Document Format, Multimedia online publication from The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
The Big Show, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX (Juror: Toby Kamps)
The Love Show, Splendora Gardens, Cleveland, TX

2016
The Ice Box, Box 13, Houston, TX
The Empty Box, Box 13, Houston, TX
Garage Sale, And So Can You, Houston, TX (Curated by Suplex/Max Fields)
Rockin’ Rollin’ Prints, Saint Arnold’s Brewery, Houston, TX

2015
The Big Show, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX (Juror: George Scheer)
The Empty Box, Box 13, Houston, TX
BYOB, Menil Collection and Aurora Picture Show, Houston, TX
You, Trespasser, Alabama Song, Houston, TX
Rockin’ Rollin’ Prints, Saint Arnold’s Brewery, Houston, TX
Best In Show, Box 13, Houston, TX
FrenetiCore’s (Un)Lucky Valentine’s Fundraiser, Houston, TX
PrintAustin Exchange Portfolio, Canopy, Austin, TX

2014
2014 FWCAC 9×12 Works on Paper Show, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, TX
Re: The Art of Everyday Politics, Fringe Festival, Houston, TX
Fringe Festival Visual Art Exhibition, Fringe Festival, Houston, TX
Houston Fine Art Fair, NRG Center, Houston, TX
One of Us, Barbee Manshun, Houston, TX
TWO-PERSON EXHIBITION, Uniform Disposition, Barbee Manshun, Houston, TX
The Art of Interruption, DiverseWorks, Houston, TX
Rockin’ Rollin’ Prints, Saint Arnold’s Brewery, Houston, TX
BYOB, Menil Collection and Aurora Picture Show, Houston, TX
SOLO EXHIBITIONUntitled, The Visual Resource Library, University of Houston, Houston, TX

2013
Hullabaloo, galleryHOMELAND, Houston, TX
The Art of Everyday Politics, Alabama Song, Houston, TX
SOLO EXHIBITION, Brandon Zech: Selected Works, The Visual Resource Library, University of Houston, Houston, TX
Rockin’ Rollin’ Prints, Saint Arnold’s Brewery, Houston, TX
Student Art Exhibition, MD Anderson Library, The University of Houston, Houston, TX (Jurors: Raphael Rubinstein, Susan Sutton, Katherine Veneman, & Christine Jelson West)

PERFORMANCES

2014
Untitled Performance, 2327 Commerce Street and surrounding areas
Re: No. 17: Vulnerable, Fringe Festival, Houston, TX
Untitled Performance with Sarah Welch, Barbee Manshun, Houston, TX
The Art of Interruption with Anasheh Partiai and Sarah Rodriguez, DiverseWorks, Houston, TX

2013
No. 17: Vulnerable, Alabama Song, Houston, TX
I Love You, University of Houston, Houston, TX

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2016
Houston vs Dallas, BLUEorange Contemporary, Houston, TX (Co-Curated with Lauren Smart)
Not Like the Other
, Performance Art Houston’s Instagram Exhibition Series

2015
Annex, South Park Annex, University of Houston, Houston, TX (Co-Curated with Daniel Calderon, Mayra Huerta, Shaun Parker and Clay Zapalac)
SCENES, 4411 Montrose, Houston, TX (Co-Curated with Melinda Laszczynski)

2014
Old Master Print Reinstallation, The Printing Museum, Houston, TX

TALKS & READINGS

2016
A Conversation With: Michael Smith & Brandon Zech, Artpace, San Antonio, TX
Curatorial Practices, Czech Center Museum Houston, Houston, TX

2015
Conversations: Art Writing – Beyond Genre, Panelist, Texas Contemporary Art Fair, Houston, TX
The Big Slide Show, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX
Artist Talk, University of Houston Sculpture Block (invited by Jillian Conrad)
Alternative Spaces // Houston, Reading group for the Center for Arts Leadership, University of Houston, Houston, TX
Alt.Models, Moderator for 2015 Leadership in the Arts Summit panel discussion, University of Houston, Houston, TX
Artist Talk, Spring 2015 Chapbook Release Party, The Nook, Houston, TX

AWARDS

2015, Linda Schele Award for Art History Writing, University of Houston
2015, Peter W. Guenther Travel Scholarship, University of Houston
2012-2015, Tier One Scholarship, University of Houston
2012-2015, Conrad and Marcel Schlumberger Scholarship
2014, Peter W. Guenther Travel Scholarship, University of Houston

EXPERIENCE

2018-Present, News Editor, Glasstire
2015-2018, Assistant Editor, Glasstire
2015-2018, FAQ Team Member, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
2015-2016, Committee Member, Houston Fringe Festival Committee
2013-2016, Center for Arts Leadership Student Board, University of Houston, Houston, TX
2014-2015, Program Associate, Project Row Houses, Houston, TX
2014, Curatorial Internship, The Printing Museum, Houston, TX
2013, Curatorial Internship, DiverseWorks Artspace, Houston, TX
2013, Summer Internship, Aurora Picture Show, Houston, TX

SELECTED WRITINGS

April 2018, The Unexpected Art of North Houston’s Auto Shops, Glasstire
March 2018, Paul Horn’s Pop-Culture Overload, Glasstire
March 2018, Let’s Go to the Art Mall: Amarillo’s Galleries at Sunset Center, Glasstire
November 2017, Gabriel Martinez at the Blaffer Art Museum, Glasstire
August 2017, Sean Starwars: Woodcut Funhouse, Glasstire
May 2017, Garth Weiser at The Contemporary Austin, Glasstire
April 2017, The Art of the Livestream, Glasstire
February 2017, Not Just Naked People: Experimental Action Performance Art Festival in Houston, Glasstire
December 2016, Miami Basel vs. Disney World: The Happiest Place on Earth?, Glasstire
August 2016, Bobby: The Best Show Ever!, Glasstire
August 2016, How the Art World Should Exploit Pokémon Go, Glasstire
June 2016, Alexander Paulus at Ro2 Art, Glasstire
May 2016, Escaping the Narrative Trap of Video Art: David Politzer and Bradly Brown, Glasstire
April 2016, How to Build a Better Festival, Glasstire
February 2016, Melissa Brown at Big Medium, Glasstire
January 2016, The Best Show I Saw In 2015, Glasstire

SELECTED PRESS

Glasstire’s Best of 2016, Glasstire
You, Trespasser, The Great God Pan Is Dead
Spring 2015 Chapbook, Featured Artist, The Alethia Journal
Efficacy in Practice: Performing Arts Students at Large in Houston, The Aletheia Journal
Pan Recommends for the week of November 21 to November 27, The Great God Pan Is Dead