Erin Morrison


Erin Colleen Morrison
born 1985, Little Rock, Arkansas
Living and working in Los Angeles

 

EDUCATION
2014 MFA Painting UCLA
2006 BFA Memphis College of Art

EXHIBITIONS, SOLO AND TWO-PERSON
2017
The Letdown, Ochi Projects, Los Angeles (10.8.17 - 12.9.17)
When the Fire Burns Out: Chimento Contemporary, Los Angeles
2016
Object Decorum: Ochi Gallery, Ketchum, Idaho
2015
Relief: Samuel Freeman Gallery, Los Angeles

EXHIBITIONS, GROUP
2016
End of Summer Summer Show, 24 Hour Charlies, Malibu
A Plot of Land, Dutton Gallery, New York
Memory Theater: Srijon Chowdhury, Upfor Gallery, Portland
Deep Superficial Perceptions, CES Gallery, Los Angeles
2015
XX, Subliminal Projects, Los Angeles
When the Sun HitsTHE PIT, Los Angeles
One Foot on the GroundJames Harris Gallery, Seattle
LadyGirlyFemale, Hammock Gallery, Los Angeles
2014
Mirrored Collection, 2126 W Jefferson Blvd, Los Angeles
Summer Show: L'Art Projects, Los Angeles
Vessels: Samuel Freeman Gallery, Los Angeles
MAS ATTACK 3, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance
MFA Thesis Show #3: UCLA New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles
Inaugural Group Exhibition: Sonce Alexander Gallery, Los Angeles
2013
MFA 2014 Exhibition: UCLA New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles
GLAMFA: Cal State University Long Beach

BENEFIT AUCTIONS
Amplify Compassion ACLU Benefit Auction, 356 Mission, 2017
LA><ART Annual Benefit Auction, Paddle 8, 2015, 2014
OneNTen, Paddle 8 silent auction, 2015
ArtworxLA 23rd Annual Evening of Art Auction, 2015
Incognito, Santa Monica Art Museum, 2015
Get Art, Project Angel Food Auction, 2014

HONORS
Keep In Touch, New Wight Invitational co-curator, 2013, UCLA
Stewart and Lynda Resnick Scholarship, 2013, UCLA
Edward J. and Alice Mae Smith Scholarship, 2013, UCLA
D'Arcy Hayman Scholarship, 2011, UCLA
OxBow Artist in Residence Centennial Grant, 2010, SAIC
New York Studio Program selection ‘05/06, Memphis College of Art

TEACHING
Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Claremont University Graduate MFA Program, Fall 2015
Drawing Instructor, Santa Monica College, Fall 2014
Drawing Instructor, Summer Art Institute, UCLA, 2014
Visiting Artist, UCLA, James Welling’s Issues in Contemporary Art, Winter 2014
Teaching Assistant, UCLA, 2011-2014
Lecturer, SAIC OxBow Artist in Residence, Summer 2012

RESIDENCIES
OxBow, Saugatuck, MI, SAIC, 2010

PRESS
Artsy, Karen Kedmey, 4.27.16
FLAUNT Magazine no.145, Angel Fützmania, Spring 2016
Exhibition Review, LA Times, David Pagel, 09.03.15
Grounding the City of AngelsNew American Paintings, Erin Langner, 07.13.15
Women at Work, KCRW Los Angeles Art Talk, Hunter Drohojowska-Philip, 03.26.15
Exhibition Review, LA Times, David Pagel, 03.20.15
Little Paper Planes Exclusive, Interview by Maggie Haas, San Francisco, 01.07.14
Graphite Interdisciplinary Journal #4, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, Spring 2013
New American Paintings, pacific coast competition #97, Open Studios Press, 12.11

 

contact: erin.morrison2@gmail.com