Aimee Odum

            

ONE AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2017 "Nearly Not There" (with Hannah Newman) GRIN, Providence, RI

         "Thoughts in the Sky" Random Access Gallery, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

2016 "In Rift" University of Arkansas Fine Arts Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

 

PERFORMANCE

2016 Golden Blobess”  Croxaphox, Ghent, Belgium

                                       In de Ruimte, Ghent, Belgium

                                       Hectoliter, Brussels, Belgium

                                       Volta Sessions, Brussels, Belgium

2015 "Golden Blobess" Mengi, Reykjavik, Iceland

 

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 "DNA Residency Exhibition" DNA Gallery, Provincetown, MA

         "Nasty Women Exhibition" Knockdown Center, Maspeth, NY

2016 "Relative Ground" Machines with Magnets, Curated by GRIN, Pawtucket, RI

         "Running Towards Dreams" Touring Exhibition, Negar Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran

         "LaRK" Student Union Gallery, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

         "Women’s Empowerment Benefit" Faulkner Performing Arts Center, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

2015 "Streetlight" Roman Susan Gallery, Chicago, IL

         "The World Belongs to Everyone, Not Only A Chosen Few" The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland

         "Ahh, Now it All Makes Sense" Iceland Art Academy Fine Arts Building, Reykjavik, Iceland

         “Pop Art vs. Nature Short Film Festival” Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR

         “Gradually Sudden: An MFA Group Exhibition” sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

         “Destabilizing Dystopia” dc3 Art Projects Gallery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

         “Our Kansas, Your Kansas” Kemper Art Gallery, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

         “Vox Femina” Art Center of the Ozarks, Springdale, AR

2014 Heavy Things & Light Things” sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

         “MFA Exhibition” University of Arkansas Fine Arts Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

         “Icelandic ExperimentGúttó Gallery, Sauðárkrókur, Iceland

         “Opið Hús” Nes Artist Residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland

2013 “Irene Rosenzweig Biennial Juried Exhibition” Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas, Pine Bluff, AR

         “Kentucky National Juried Exhibition” Clara M. Eagle Gallery, Murray University, Murray, KY

         “Artists in Residence Exhibition” Springfield Pottery Gallery, Springfield, MO

2012 “Progressive Patterns” Springfield Pottery Gallery, Springfield, MO

         “Caught Our Eye Springfield Regional Arts Council Invitational” The Creamery Gallery, Springfield, MO

2011 “Artists in Residence Exhibition” Springfield Pottery Gallery, Springfield, MO

         “Senior Thesis Exhibition” 1924 Gallery, Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, IN

 

EDUCATION

2016 MFA in Studio Art, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

2015 Autumn Semester Studies in MA Fine Art, Iceland Academy of the Arts, Reykjavik

2011 BS in Pre-Art Therapy, Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion

 

RESIDENCIES

2017 DNA Gallery Residency (1 week), Provincetown, MA

2014 Nes Artist Residency (2 months), Skagaströnd, Iceland

2013-11 Springfield Pottery Residency (2 years), Springfield, MO

                       

AWARDS

2016–13 Graduate Assistantship & Fellowship Award, University of Arkansas Graduate School, Fayetteville, AR

2015 Sturgis International Fellowship, University of Arkansas Honors College, Fayetteville, AR

2015-14 Graduate Travel Grant, University of Arkansas Graduate School, Fayetteville, AR

2013 MFA Project Grant, University of Arkansas Department of Art, Fayetteville, AR

 

ARTIST TALKS

2017 Artist Talk, ASMBLY Night Session 1, ASMBLY Headquarters, Brooklyn, NY

2016 Artist Talk in Conjunction with "LaRK" Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

2015 Artist Talk in Conjunction with "The World Belongs to Everyone, Not Only A Chosen Few" The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland

         Artist Talk in Conjunction with “Our Kansas, Your Kansas” University of Kansas, Manhattan, KS

2014 Artist Talk and Panel Discussion, “Local Views” Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR

2013 Visiting Artist, Talk on Professional Development & Residencies, Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, IN

2012 Visiting Artist, Talk on Professional Development & Residencies, Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, IN

 

TEACHING & INSTRUCTION

2017 Instructor, Beginner / Intermediate Hand Building, Greenwich House Pottery, New York, NY

2016 Instructor, Creative Thinking for Undergraduate Foundations, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

         Instructor, Time & Motion for Undergraduate Foundations, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

2015 Teaching Assistant, 2D Design, Time & Motion for Undergraduate Foundations, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

2014 Teaching Assistant, Creative Thinking, 3D Design for Undergraduate Foundations, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

2013-11 Instructor, Beginner Wheel-Throwing & Hand Building, Springfield Pottery, Springfield, MO

2013-11 Instructor, Beginner Hand Building, Claymobile Community Projects, Springfield Pottery, Springfield, MO

2011-09 Studio Assistant, Ceramics and Sculpture Studios, Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, IN

                                  

CURATORIAL & RELATED GALLERY EXPERIENCE

Present - 2016 Gallery Preparator, Jane Hartsook Gallery, Greenwich House Pottery, New York, NY

Present - 2016 Organizer, Operations & Volunteer Coordinator, Nasty Women Exhibitions, New York, NY

2016 Gallery Director, sUgAR Vision, Fayetteville, AR

2015-13 Gallery Director, sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

2015-14 Contracted Gallery Preparator, 21c Museum, Bentonville, AR

2014-13 Woodshop Graduate Assistant, University of Arkansas Art Department, Fayetteville, AR

 

SELECT CURATORIAL

2017 "Lilli Miller: Meditations on an Unending Line" Co-Curated and Organized with Adam Welch, Jane Hartsook Gallery, New York, NY

2016 "Signals & Spheres" SuGAR Vision Net Gallery Platform & Fayetteville's Public Access Television, Fayetteville, AR

         Wanbli Gamache, Jay Meyers, Ashley Lewis, Kalli Lum

2015  “Our Kansas, Your Kansas” sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

         Eric Charlton, Sarah McNutt, Abigail Kern, Thea Meussling, Chris Rodgers, Heidi Schaaf, Nick Vest, Kolle Kahle-Riggs

2014 “Temporarily Indefinite” Co-Curated with Danny Baskin, sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

         James Kerr (Scorpion Dagger), Zach Dougherty (Hateplow), David Rusanow, Drew Krasner, Ruitong Zhao

         “Between States” Co-Curated with Jonathan Cromer, sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

         Sam King & Matt Murphy

2013 “Pixels to Process” Co-Curated with Jonathan Cromer, University of Arkansas Adjunct Faculty, sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

         Linda Lopez, John C. Kelley, Cindy Wiseman, Tim B. Walker, Tim LaTourette, Crystal McBrayer, Matt Meers, David A. Gibbs, Kevin Arnold

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY / PRESS

 Boston Globe, “Virtual and Real Meet in Providence,” by Cate McQuaid, July 12, 2017

Huffington Post, “Nearly 700 ‘Nasty Women’ Artists Have Teamed Up to Protest Trump,” by Priscilla Frank, January 4, 2017

Hyperallergic, “Massive Nasty Women Art Show Raises 35K for Planned Parenthood Opening Night” by Jillian Steinhauer, January 13, 2017

Art F City, “More Evidence We Live in a Dystopian World,” by Paddy Johnson, January 6, 2017

Icelandic Times, “The World Belongs to All,” November 25, 2015

Fulbright Review, “Nine Students, Seven Countries, One Dream,” by Darinda Sharp, Summer 2015

The Arkansas Traveler, “Students Earn Scholarships from Art Department to Travel the World,” by Jocelyn Murphy, May 1, 2014

UofA Newswire, “Art Student Studies in Iceland,” July 1, 2014