EDUCATION

2002    Masters of Fine Arts, Fiber, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

1998    Bachelor of Fine Arts, Fiber and Ceramics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

 

SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2015    Sarah Kabot and Barry Underwood, The Suburban, Oak Park, IL

            Salvage, Kent State University, Warren, OH

2013    Trace Artifice, Johansson Projects, Oakland, CA

            Remastered, 1point618, Cleveland, OH

2012    Bibliography, Critical Practices Inc., 21STREETPROJECTS, New York, NY

2011    Unfolding Space, Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH

2009    Enough, Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH

            Something Like This, Sasaki, Watertown, MA           

2008    One by One, Smack Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn, NY               

2007    Retreat, Raw & Co. Gallery, Cleveland, OH   

2006   On the Flip Side, Wendy L. Moore Emerging Artist Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH

            Repeat After Me, Bradley University, Peoria, IL

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015    Atmosphere, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

2014    Fruit Slush, Studio Vendome, New York, NY

            Drawing On Differance, Saul Ostrow and Lidija Slavkovic, Curators, Studio Vendome, New York, NY

            De Materia, Waterloo Arts, Cleveland, OH

            The Insistent Now, Bay Arts, Bay Village, OH

2013    The Gravity of Sculpture, Saul Ostrow, Curator, Dorsky Gallery, New York, NY

            Archipelago, Westbeth Gallery, New York, NY

            Chronicle, Denny Gallery, New York, NY

            Works with Paper: Amanda Guest, Sarah Kabot, and Ursula von Rydingsvard, The Roger Smith Hotel Presents Dieu Donné, New York, NY

            On Habit: An Ambition, Saul Ostrow and Lidija Slavkovic, Curators, UNTITLED. Art Fair Offsite, The Betsey, Miami, FL

2012    Stirring the Waters/ Between Two Bodies, Boston Sculptors Gallery, Boston, MA 

            Re: Installation, Forum Gallery, Cleveland, OH

            Paperworks, Heights Arts, Cleveland Heights, OH 

            Working Title, Gallery Compuware, Detroit, MI

2011    Extended Drawing, Tegnerforbundet, Oslo, Norway

            SculptureX, Sculpture Center, Cleveland OH + Erie Museum Of Art, Erie, PA

            Associations, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI      

2010    Eye Spy, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem MA

            Fabrications, Elaine L. Jacob Gallery, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

            West Prize Exhibition, West Collection, Oaks PA

            Creating Peers, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

2009    Tactical Support: Curator's Choice, Trevor Smith, Curator, Tracy Williams Ltd., New York, NY       

            X, Mixed Greens Gallery, New York, NY       

            Workspace Exhibition, Dieu Donne, New York City, NY

            Apparently Invisible, Selections, The Drawing Center, New York, NY           

            Involved, Socially, This ‘n That, Christine Wong Yap, Curator, Triple Base Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2008    Paper City, Mixed Greens Gallery, New York, NY

            Bliss Gallery, Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH

2007    Hot House: Expanding the Field of Fiber at Cranbrook, 1970-2007, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills + Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA

            TRACE, Kirkland Arts Center Gallery, Kirkland, WA

            Noting the Overlooked, Firelands Association for the Visual Arts, Oberlin, OH

2006    Drawing No Conclusions, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI          

2005    Gallery Wasszawa, Cleveland Institute of Art satellite gallery, Cleveland, OH

2004    SpaceLab, SPACES Gallery, Cleveland, OH

            NEO, Kent Sate University, Kent, OH           

            Portals Exhibition, Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, MI

2003    Regional Drawing Exhibition, Dominic Molon, Curator, Elaine L. Jacob Gallery, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

            Shared Space, Ferndale, MI    

2002    Maker’s Mark, Tangent Gallery, Detroit, MI

            Ready for Circulation, Cultural Center of Poleeni, Pieksamaki, Finland         

            Summer Show, Cranbrook Museum of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

 

PUBLIC ART PROJECTS

2014    Terrella, Westin Hotel, Cleveland, OH (Marianne Desmarais, collaborator)

2013    Afterimage, Cuyahoga County Public Library, Garfield Heights Branch, Garfield Heights, OH                    

2009    Avenue District, Cleveland, OH, Sponsored by Cleveland Public Art and the City of Cleveland, OH

           

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

2013    Progressive Insurance, Cleveland, OH

2010    The Cleveland Clinic Cleveland, OH

            West Collection, Oaks, PA                 

 

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2016    Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT (February)

            UCross Foundation, Clearmont, WY (March)

2012    Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, NY(September-December)

            Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA(May-August)

2009    Sculpture Space, Utica, NY (June-August)

            Workspace Artist-in-Residence, Dieu Donne Papermill, New York City, NY

1998    Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT (February)

           

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2014    Cover article, COSE, May

2013    Saul Ostrow and Lidija Slavkovic ed., On Habit: An Ambition, catalog

2011    Extended Drawing, Catalog, Tegnerforbundet, Oslo, Norway

            Lane Cooper, Review, Sculpture Magazine, October 

            Dorothy Shinn, Clever creations toy with perception, Akron Beacon Journal, February 20

2009    Art and the Recession, New York Times, interactive feature, June 21

            Drawing Papers 84, Apparently Invisible, Drawing Center

2008    R.C. Baker, Paper City, Village Voice, August 7

            Hot House: Expanding the Field of Fiber at Cranbrook, 1970-2007, Cranbrook Art Museum, catalog

2007    Dan Tranberg, Tremont’s ArtWalk paves way to see substantive artists’ works, Cleveland Plain Dealer, July 13

             Zachary Lewis, Retreat, Cleveland Scene, July 11

             Douglas Utter, Last Things First, Cleveland Free Times, March 21

2006     Dan Tranberg, Flipping over artist who flips our views, Cleveland Plain Dealer, July 19

             Dorothy Shinn, Artist takes Ordinary to Extraordinary, Akron Beacon Journal, June 18

            Douglas Utter, Cleveland Free Times, June 14

            Dan Tranberg, Friday Arts Section, Cleveland Plain Dealer, June 9

            Eleanor LeBeau, Museum Insert, Northern Ohio Live, Spring

 

AWARDS AND HONORS

2016    Creative Workforce Fellowship, Cleveland, OH

2015    Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award, Columbus, OH

           Grand Prize, Dave Bown Projects - 10th Semiannual Competition, Curators: Claire C. Carter, Carmen Hermo, Anna Stothart

2011    Rome Prize Nominee, New York, NY

           Cast Member, Work of Art, Bravo Television, New York, NY

2010    Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award, Columbus, OH                   

2009    Tiffany Grant Nominee, New York, NY                     

2007    Tiffany Grant Nominee, New York, NY

 

VISITING ARTIST AND LECTURES

2015    California State Northridge, Northridge, CA

2014    Mason Gross School of Art, Rutgers University, NJ

2013    Westbeth Gallery, New York, NY

            Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA

            Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA

            Kent State University, Kent, OH

2011    Tegnerforbundet, Oslo, Norway

2008    Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA

            University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

            Kent State University, Kent, OH

            Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH

2006    Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI

            Bradley University, Peoria, IL

 

EXHIBITIONS CURATED

2016    Flotsam, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA

2013    Housebroken, Zygote Press, Cleveland, OH

 

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT

2015-present   Associate Professor Drawing Department Chair, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

2009-2015       Assistant Professor Drawing Department Chair, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

 

MEMBERSHIPS AND ASSOCIATIONS   

Drawing Center, New York, NY

Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH

College Art Association, New York, NY

Zygote Press, Cleveland, OH

Textile Society of America