Morgan Grasham

EDUCATION

2020 MFA Studio Art (pending), University of North Texas, Denton, Tx (expected May 2020)
2012 BFA summa cum laude, 3D Studio Art, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Tx

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 Unlearning the Animal, miniCAVE, Denton, Tx

2016 West of Eden: A Cabinet of Curiosities, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts: Gallery Verde, San Angelo Tx (in collaboration with Eric Grasham)

2015 Flirting With Spacetime, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts: Gallery Verde, San Angelo, Tx

2014 Constructed Cosmos, Coop Gallery, San Angelo, Tx

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 30 Under 30, Meadows Gallery, Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, Tx

2019 Interlude II, Cora Stafford Gallery, University of North Texas, Denton, Tx

2019 College Expo, 500X, Dallas, Tx

2018 Harmonic Dissonance, UNT on the Square, Denton, Tx

2018 Clay + Things, Site 131, Dallas, Tx 

2018 Craft Texas, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, Tx

2018 Temporary Collectives, The Warehouse, Dallas, Tx

2018 22nd San Angelo National Ceramic Competition, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo, Tx

2018 Texas Sculpture Association Pop-Up Exhibition, Brookhaven College, Dallas, Tx

2017 SP/N Gallery, Richardson, Tx

2016 Pop-Up Exhibition, The Neill-Cochran House Museum, Austin, Tx
2015 In Danger (or why you should really, really give a shit), Art.Science.Gallery., Austin Tx
2015 East Austin Studio Tour, Canopy Studios, Austin Tx
2015 Nude Nite, Tampa, FL
2015 Au Naturel: The Nude in the 21st Century, Clatsop Community College Art Center Gallery, Astoria, OR
2014 East Austin Studio Tour, The Tiger Den and Sky Candy Aerial Arts, Austin Tx
2014 Toronto Art for Peace, Moniker Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2014 Texas National, the Cole Art Center, Nacodoches, Tx
2014 Surrealism of the 21st Century, LuminArte, Dallas, Tx
2014 Nude Nite, Orlando, FL
2013 East Austin Studio Tour, Big Medium and Pump Project Art Complex, Austin, TX
2013 Apprehending the Invisible, Studio 1:16, Fort Worth, TX
2012 EIR, Cohn Drennan Contemporary Gallery, Dallas, TX
2012 Imprint, ACU Downtown Gallery, Abilene, TX
2011 Big Country Art Association Show, ACU Downtown Gallery, Abilene, TX
2011 National Arts Program Annual Exhibit, the Center for Contemporary Arts, Abilene, TX
2011 ACU Student Show, Shore Art Gallery, Abilene, TX
2011 Intercollegiate Competition, the Center for Contemporary Arts, Abilene, TX
2010 Big Country Art Association Show, ACU Downtown Gallery, Abilene, TX
2010 Study Abroad Show, Shore Art Gallery, Abilene, TX
2010 ACU Student Show, Shore Art Gallery, Abilene, TX
2010 Intercollegiate Competition, the Center for Contemporary Arts, Abilene, TX

 

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2019 Residency at Cobb Mountain Art & Ecology Project, Cobb Mountain, CA

2019 Finalist, CADD Fund, Dallas, Tx

2019 The Outstanding Graduate Student in Studio Art, University of North Texas, Denton, Tx

2018 Project Grant, University of North Texas, Denton, Tx

2018-2020 Fellowship, University of North Texas, Denton, Tx

2018 4th Place, 22nd Annual San Angelo National Ceramic Competition, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo, Tx
2013-2017 Artist Residency, The Chicken Farm Art Center, San Angelo, Tx

2013 East Austin Studio Tour Fellowship, Big Medium, Austin, Tx 

2009 Juanita Pollard Art Scholarship Award, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Tx

 

ARTIST TALKS

2020 Experts Talk on the Carter: The Art of the Wild, Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Tx

2015 Artist Talk, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts: Gallery Verde, San Angelo, Tx

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2020 Sculpture I: Digital Methods, University of North Texas, Denton, Tx

2018-2019 Design II, University of North Texas, Denton, Tx
 

PUBLICATIONS AND REVIEWS

Glasstire. "Top 5: November 15, 2018 with Shelby David Meier" Glasstire. November 15, 2018. https://glasstire.com/2018/11/15/top-five-november-15-2018-with-shelby-david-meier/

Sarradet, William. "'Clay + Things' at Site 131, Dallas" Glasstire. November 8, 2018. https://glasstire.com/2018/11/08/clay-things-at-site131-dallas/

Mawajdeh, Hady. "From Roadkill to Fine Art." Texas Standard. December 11, 2018. http://artandseek.org/spotlight/from-road-kill-to-fine-art/

Mawajdeh, Hady. "From Roadkill to Fine Art." KERA Art & Seek. December 6, 2018. http://artandseek.org/spotlight/from-road-kill-to-fine-art/

Sabrina Roberts. “San Angelo artists pioneer, exhibit a wild kind of art” San Angelo Standard-Times. December 8, 2016. http://www.gosanangelo.com/story/entertainment/arts/2016/12/08/san-angelo-artists-pioneer-exhibit-wild-kind-art/95132692/

Jeanne Claire van Ryzin. “West Austin Studio Tour Weekend 2: Our picks and highlights” Austin-American Statesman, May 18 2016. http://www.mystatesman.com/entertainment/arts--theater/west-austin-studio-tour-weekend-our-picks-and-highlights/Nv8KKcGgmy69pwO4paN3gM/

“Pop-Up at Neill-Cochran House Museum” Big Medium, May 2016. http://west.bigmedium.org/2016/part/part_140.html

Simone Brooks. “Chicken Farm Brings Art to Life for Families this New Year” San Angelo Live. January 2, 2016. http://sanangelolive.com/news/entertainment/2016-01-02/chicken-farm-brings-art-life-families-new-year

“E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation Partners with Art.Science.Gallery. for “In Danger (Or, You Should Really, Really Give a Shit)” Exhibition” E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation. November 11, 2015. https://eowilsonfoundation.org/e-o-wilson-biodiversity-foundation-partners-with-art-science-gallery-for-in-danger-or-you-should-really-really-give-a-shit-exhibition/

“East Austin Studio Tour 2015” (online catalog) Big Medium, November 13, 2015. https://issuu.com/eastaustinstudiotour/docs/east_2015_catalog_pages

“Artists Making Statements” Zymbol: the Magazine of Symbolism & Surrealism, Issue 4, Fall/Winter 2014.

“East Austin Studio Tour 2014” (online catalog) Big Medium, November 4, 2014. https://issuu.com/eastaustinstudiotour/docs/east_2014_catalog_issu

“East Austin Studio Tour 2013” (online catalog) Big Medium, October 31, 2013. https://issuu.com/eastaustinstudiotour/docs/east_2013_catalog_issu

Jen Nordhauser. “Morgan Grasham and the World of Dreams” Austin Artbeat, October 2013. http://www.austinartbeat.com/morgan_grasham_and_the_world_of_dreams.htm