B. Denver Colorado

Lives and works in the Bay Area 

 

EDUCATION

2016-Current           MFA/MA Visual & Critical Studies, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA (anticipated 2019)

2010                            BFA Studio Practice, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO

 

AWARDS

2018-2019                 Rite Editions Gift in Memory Of Steven Leiber Scholarship, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2018                            Toby Devan Lewis Award Finalist, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2017                            The Barclay Simpson Juried MFA Award, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2006                            Scholastic Portfolio Selection, Denver International Airport, Denver, CO

2006                            Permanent Collection, Colorado Academy, Denver, CO

2006                            Scholastics Silver Key Recipient, Denver, CO

2005                            Scholastics Silver Key Recipient, Denver, CO

 

EXHIBITIONS

2019                            The Future is ______., The Galallery, San Francisco, CA         

2018                            Contemporary Accreditation, American Industrial Center, San Francisco, CA

2018                            Body Body Body, Dream Farm Commons, Oakland, CA

2018                            MFA Thesis Exhibition, Minnesota Street Projects, Dogpatch CA

2017                            The Barclay Simpson MFA Award Exhibition, California College of the Arts

2017                            Out Of Body, PS8 Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2017                            Queer Ancestors Project Group Show, SOMA Arts, San Francisco, CA

2016                            Two Artists in The Room, Hubbell Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2015                            Queer Ancestors Project Group Show, LGBT Center, San Francisco, CA

2015                            Three Artists, Needles and Pens, San Francisco, CA

2010                            Solo Show, Senior Thesis Work by Holly McHugh, Cossitt Hall, Colorado College, CO

2010                            Selected Works, Fine Arts Majors, Coburn Gallery, Colorado College, CO

 

CURATORIAL & CRITIQUE PROJECTS 

2018                            Digging Deep: Research in the Archive Exhibition, (exhibitor and co-curator) Simpson Library, California College of the Arts, San

Francisco, CA

2018                            Diffuse Reflections, (Co-Curator), California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2017-Present             Multidisciplinary Student Critique Group (Co-Director), California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2017                            Co-Editor & Contributor, The Artobahn Publication, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Present                       Exhibitions and Research, Felix Gonzalez-Torres Foundation, San Francisco, CA

2018                            Editorial Assistant, Art Journal, College Art Association

2010                            Grant Editor and Advisor, Center for Service and Learning, Colorado Springs, CO

2010                            Archival Intern, The Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO

 

LECTURES AND TEACHING

2019 (Forthcoming)    Panelist, MA VCS Symposium, Strategies of Representation: Ghostly Returns in the Work of Felix González-Torres and C. Ree, California

College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2018                            Guest Lecturer, Oakland Art Murmur, Dream Farm Commons, Oakland, CA

2018                            Guest Lecturer, Tools I, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2017                            Panelist, “Absent Bodies: The Public and Private Specters of Queer Beds”, Visual & Critical Studies Identities Symposium, California

College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2017                            Panelist, Junior Advancement Review, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2017                            Artist Lecture and Guest Critic, Interdisciplinary Critique, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2017                            Panelist, First Year Advancement Review, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2017                            Teacher’s Assistant, Dialogues & Practices (Graduate Level) with Jessica Ingram, Aspen Mays and Rebeca Bollinger, California College of

the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2017                            Teacher’s Assistant, 2D Color Translations with KC Rosenberg, San Francisco, CA