Education: 

2016 Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA – MFA Studio Art, drawing, painting, & printmaking.

2012 California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA – BFA Drawing & Painting

Note: Exhibitions & Portfolios have been split into their own headings, though both come with gallery viewings. Portfolios are viewed in multiple cities/countries. For information on portfolios please inquire.

Currently on view:

Galerie Vinsantos (Previously titled Funeral Gallery) - 811 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70117

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Exhibitions/Shows: 

2019 - Upcoming, October 2019: Solo Exhibition - Recent work, Firehouse Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA*

2019 - Luna - Glassell Gallery, Shaw Center for the Arts, Baton Rouge, LA

2019 - Art Flow - Denicola’s, Baton Rouge, LA

2019 - Fauna - Healthcare Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA

2019 - Ephemeral - Kelwood Contemporary Art, Baton Rouge, LA

2018 - Farewell Show - Brand New Orleans Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2018 - Pupil - Healthcare Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA

2018 - Summer of Love - Glassell Gallery, Shaw Center for the Arts, Baton Rouge, LA

2018 - 12th Annual Louisiana Fine Art Showcase, Southeastern Louisiana University Contemporary Art Gallery, Hammond LA

2018 Pressure Points, M. Rosa Hunter Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

2018 The Crow Show, Arts Illiana Gallery, Terre Haute, IN

2017 Art Melt, Capital Park Museum, Baton Rouge, LA 

2017 Awagami International Miniature Print Exhibition 2017, Yoshinogawa, Japan

2016 Art Seen, Healthcare Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA

2016 Contemporary Print; An International Survey of Printmaking, Firehouse Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA

2016 A Crow & A Hanger, Firehouse Gallery & Foster Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA*

 

Portfolios: 

2018 Las Vegas Pop-up Strip, Southern Graphics International featured portfolio, Las Vegas, NV

2017 Homeland, International Print Exchange Programme, SIR JJ School of Art, Mumbai, India

2017 Passions, Sponsored by Green Pea Press, Huntsville, AL

2016 You Can’t Take it With You, Portfolio Exchange, Baton Rouge, LA 

2016 Borderlands, Sponsored by Green Pea Press, Huntsville, AL 

2016 Letters From Home, Sponsored by Alberta Printmakers, Alberta, Canada 

2016 Lightning in the Night Sky, Sponsored by The Sketchbook Project. New York, NY 

 

Affiliations: 

2019 - Current - Baton Rouge Gallery - Center for Contemporary Arts, Exhibition & Program Coordinator

2018 - Current - Galerie Boisvert, Curator of Collections

2018 - 2019 - Culture Candy Presents: Stabbed in the Art, Chair of Artist Development. (Volunteer Position)

2016 - 2019– Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, Director of Visual Arts

2014 - Current –The National Alliance on Mental Illness, Baton Rouge Chapter, Art Director/Curator (Volunteer Position)

2013-2016 – Adjunct Professor through Louisiana State University

 

Honors and Awards/Grants: 

2017 - Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, Creative Relief Grant

2016 – Joan Mitchell Foundation, Disaster Relief Grant

Teaching and Lecturing: 

2017 - University Lab High School, Visiting artist lecture and demonstration via the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, Baton Rouge, LA

2013 - 2016 - Professor on Record, & Adjunct Professor, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 

2016 -  Art Instructor, Apex Collegiate Charter School, via the Big Buddy Program.

2016 - Camp Director and Arts Teacher for 7elements Fine Art School, LLC 

Bibliography/appearances/public outreach: 

2019: Mocking Heart Review, Vol. 4, Issue 2, artist feature

2018: Advocating for the Arts, by Digg BR

2017 - Women’s Club of Baton Rouge lecture: “Contemporary lady printmakers”

2017 - University Lab School, visiting artist lecture and demonstration

2016 - 2019: Arts Council Radio Show, occasional co-host

2016 - MFA Thesis paper: “A Crow & A Hanger

 

*For complete exhibition history prior to 2016, complete CV, or teaching statement please send inquiry to kelseylivingstonart@gmail.com