Lives and works in St. Louis, MO

b. Baton Rouge, LA

EDUCATION
 

2017

Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, St. Louis, MO

Washington University in St. Louis

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Sculpture) 

AWARDED RESIDENCIES

2020

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT (forthcoming)

2019

Elsewhere, Greensboro, NC

 

2018

ACRE, Steuben, WI

Caldera Arts, Sisters, OR

 

2017

Paul Artspace, St. Louis, MO

Otis College of Art & Design, Los Angeles, CA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019

Amateur Hour, Porch House Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

2018

MAINTENANCE, Granite City Art and Design District, Granite City, IL

 

2017

Take Care, 50/50, Kansas City, MO

GROUP AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS


2019

Terrain Biennial, Oak Park, IL (forthcoming)

TBA, Truman State University Art Gallery, organized by Flood Plain, Kirksville, MO (forthcoming)

First Date, Granite City Art and Design District and Open House, Granite City, IL and Kansas City, MO

Intimacy of Visibility, ACRE Projects, curated by Lauren Leving, Chicago, IL

Freedom in a Platform, The Luminary, St. Louis, MO

In Case of Emergency, Incident Report, curated by CPR, Hudson, NY



2018

G-CASH, beverly, St. Louis, MO

the dollhouse, curated by gadget_gurls, Suffolk County, NY

P L A Y P I T, Open House, Kansas City, MO

St. Louis Sampler, New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art, New Harmony, IN

Nail Salon, 1915 Maury Ave, St. Louis, MO

Lot 49, The Luminary, St. Louis, MO

Youthful Discretion, Flood Plain, St. Louis, MO

COME HERE, both/&, Oakland, CA; Miami, FL; Chicago, IL; Boston, MA; Green eld, MA; Needham, MA; Portland, ME; St. Louis, MO; Sisters, OR; New York, NY

 

2017

Year in Review, Paul Artspace @ The Bermuda Project, Ferguson, MO

Dimensions of Art and Technology (curated by Ilethia Sharp), Brick City Makes, St. Louis, MO

thoroughly whet, Des Lee Gallery, St. Louis, MO

ATTACH FILES, 50/50, Kansas City, MO

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
 

2019

Vermont Studio Center Fellowship, Johnson, VT

Futures Fund Grant, St. Louis, MO

Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant, New York, NY

2018

Regional Arts Commission Artist Support Grant, St. Louis, MO

 

2017

The Caroline Risque Sculpture Prize, St. Louis, MO

ISC Outstanding Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture, Honorable Mention, Hamilton, NJ

 

2016

The Caroline Risque Sculpture Prize, St. Louis, MO

 

2014

K. Virginia Toedtmann Scholarship, St. Louis, MO

 

2013

Kenneth E. Hudson Scholarship, St. Louis, MO

PRESS AND PUBLICATIONS
 

2018

Art in America, "Real Utopias: Institutional Roundtable" by James McAnally, May Issue (Print Edition)

 

2017

Paul Artspace, 2017 Year in Review, Exhibition Catalogue, St. Louis, MO

Silver Space, "Body of Work" by Lexi Turin, St. Louis, MO

Sculpture Magazine, "2017 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Awards," October Issue, Washington, D.C.

ALIVE Magazine, "The Creative Process of St. Louis Artist Marina Peng" by Eileen G'Sell, St. Louis, MO

All the Art (Fall Issue), "An Interview with Ilethia Sharp" by Amy Reidel, St. Louis, MO