Natasha Bowdoin

Exhibitions

Into the Garden, 2013
Spelboken, 2016

Biography

Born in West Kennebunk, ME in 1981

Currently lives and works in Houston, TX

Education

2007, MFA, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA and Rome, Italy (honors)

2005, Post Baccalaureate Certificate, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

2003, BA, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA Double major in Painting and Classics (Magna Cum Laude)

2002, Undergraduate Affiliate Study Program, Slade School of Fine Art, University College London, England

Grants And Awards

2014, Arts Initiative Grant, Rice University, Houston, TX

2013, Presidential Research Grant, Rice University, Houston, TX

2012-2013, Artist in Residence, Roswell Artists Residency Program, Roswell, NM

2012, Artist in Residence, The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE

2011, Louis Comfort Tiffany Award Nominee, Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, New York, NY

2008-2010, Artist in Residence, The Core Program, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, TX

2010, Artadia Grant Finalist, Artadia: The Fund for At and Dialogue, New York, NY

2009, Eliza Prize Recipient, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

2007, MFA Grant Recipient, The Joan Mitchell Foundation, New York, NY

2006, Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Nominee, Jacob K. Javits Foundation, New York, NY

Solo Exhibitions

2016, Spelboken, Talley Dunn Gallery, Dallas, TX

2015, Bloom, New Site-specific Installation, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, GA (upcoming)

2015, HEXAM, The Old Jail Art Center, Albany, TX

2014, Glyph, Monya Rowe Gallery, New York, NY

2013, In the Garden, Talley Dunn Gallery, Dallas, TX

2013, thornappleflower, Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, NM

2012, Jungle Book, Monya Rowe Gallery, New York, NY

2011, Implausible Tiger, Bryan Miller Gallery, Houston, TX

2011, The Daisy Argument, Visual Arts Center, University of Austin, TX

2009, PULSE Miami, Solo Presentation, Bryan Miller Gallery, Miami, FL

2008, Panta Rei, Extraspazio Gallery, Rome, Italy

2007, Signs, Temple Gallery, Rome, Italy

Group Exhibitions

2015,  Destination Unknown, Talley Dunn Gallery, Dallas, TX

2014, Pulp, Cohen Gallery, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

2013, Animal House, Cargo Space at the Hardesty Arts Center, Tulsa, OK (catalogue)

2013, Inaugural Group Exhibition at 34 Orchard Street, Monya Rowe Gallery, New York, NY

2013, Paper Art, CODA Museum, Apeldoorn, The Netherlands (catalogue)

2012, This is How my Brain Works, Radiator Gallery, Long Island City, NY

2012, Paperless, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC (catalogue)

2011, Portland Museum of Art Biennial, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME (catalogue)

2011, Aggetti-progettazioni-proiezioni-prominenze-protuberanze-sporgenze, Extraspazio Gallery, Rome, Italy

2010, Girls Just Want to Have Funds (organized by the Rema Hort Mann Foundation), PPOW Gallery, New York, NY

2010, Art on Paper 2010: The 41st Exhibition, Weatherspoon Museum of Art, Greensboro, NC

2010, A Torrent of Words: Contemporary Art and Language, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI (catalogue)

2010, Core Exhibition, Glassell School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, TX (catalogue)

2010, Project Space: New Works by Natasha Bowdoin and Heimir Biorgufsson, Bryan Miller Gallery, Houston, TX

2009, Tail and Trouble, Bryan Miller Gallery, Houston, TX

2009, Core Exhibition, Glassell School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, TX (catalogue)

2009, Rich Text, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2008, Paper[space], The Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA

2008, 2007 Joan Mitchell MFA Grant Recipient Show, The Cue Art Foundation, New York, NY (catalogue)

2008, Myths and Fables: Alexander DeMaria and Natasha Bowdoin, Julie Chae Gallery, Boston, MA

2007, The Fluid Field: Abstraction and Reference, Tyler Gallery, Elkins Park, PA, Curated by Dona Nelson (catalogue)

2007, VOXXOXO, Vox Populi Gallery,Philadephia, PA, Curated by Kirby Gookin and Sheryl Conkleton

2007, MFA Biennial, Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, DE

2006, Seven in a box, Temple Gallery, Rome, Italy, Curated by Cecilia Canziani

2006, Works on Paper, Arcadia University Art Gallery, Glenside, PA, Curated by Cornelia Butler

Museum Collections

Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art, Roswell, NM

Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, NM

Museum of Fine Arts Houston, TX

1:1 Projects, Curated Artist Archive, Rome, Italy

Carlo Berardi, London, England

La Nube di Oort, Rome, Italy

Videos

https://vimeo.com/140146993