Public Art Projects, Selected Solo and Group exhibitions

2017                  Wave Hill, The Bronx, NY, Solo site-specific exhibition
2016                  Drawing Attention (workshop) Phillips Collection, Washington, DC
2011-15             Crystal City/Potomac Yard, Virginia Transit System – Public Art commission
Design enhancements for seven transit stations: roofs, windscreens, and pavement
2013                  Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA; Solo exhibition of maquettes for Public Art commission
2012                  Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA; Solo site-specific exhibition (Reviewed)
2011                  Public Art Dialogue Journal, Routledge Publications, Public Art project, Cover and Feature Story
2010                  Trawick Foundation Finalist, Bethesda, MD (Reviewed)
Lynchburg Neighborhood Development Foundation, Lynchburg, VA (Reviewed)
“Gas Station” project selected as key component for twenty-year community development plan
Raleigh Art Center, Raleigh, North Carolina, Solo site-specific exhibition
Babcock Gallery, Sweet Briar College, Sweet Briar, VA, Solo site-specific exhibition
2009                  Wilson Museum, Roanoke, VA, Solo site-specific exhibition (Reviewed, NPR interview)
Riverviews Artspace, Lynchburg, VA Solo site-specific exhibition (Reviewed)
2006                  Cummings Art Gallery, New London, Connecticut, “Origin, Direction, Location”
Commissioned work for Tenth Biennial-International Art and Technology, (reviewed)
Mack B Gallery, Sarasota, FL, solo exhibition (reviewed)
Greene Gallery, Sarasota, FL, solo exhibition (reviewed)
2005                  Mack B Gallery, Sarasota, FL, group exhibition (reviewed)
Metamorphosis Gallery, Sarasota, FL, group exhibition (reviewed)
2004                  Hotel Biba, “Shotel”, West Palm Beach, FL., group exhibition (reviewed)
2003                  The Torpedo Factory, Alexandria, Virginia, “Marks-International Drawing”, juried group exhibition
Best of Pennsylvania Arts Council”, group exhibition touring seven PA museums (reviewed)
Cummings Art Gallery, “Ninth Biennial- International Art and Technology”,
New London, Connecticut, collaborative exhibition/performance
Hotel Biba, “Shotel”, West Palm Beach, FL., invitational group exhibition curated by
Kara Walker-Tomei, Palm Beach Institute Contemporary Art
Selby Gallery, Sarasota, FL, group exhibition
2002                  Selby Gallery, Sarasota, FL., group exhibition
The Brew HouseAn Undisclosed Location”, Pittsburgh, PA, solo exhibition (reviewed)
Penelac Gallery, Meadville, PA, ‘Eight Hour Drawings”, group exhibition (reviewed)
2001                  Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA, juried group exhibition
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh PA, solo exhibition (reviewed)
Foreland Street Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, juried group exhibition
2000                  Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA, juried group exhibition, Buncher Award
from Curator of Contemporary Art, Madeleine Grynsztejn (reviewed)
Associated Artists of Pittsburgh, juried group exhibition (reviewed)
1999                   Fresno Art Museum, “Among Friends, Say Only Mystery”, solo exhibition
1998                   Harvard Divinity School, “(Re-) covering Mystery”, solo exhibition in conjunction with Society for Phenomenology, Aesthetics and Fine Arts
1997                   Soho 20, New York City, NY, group invitational, curator Clair Belle, Guggenheim Museum
1996                  CraiginFife Gallery, Boston, MA, group exhibition
Artlink Center for Contemporary Art, Fort Wayne, Indiana, ‘Small Works”, group exhibition
1995                  United Nations Fourth World Conference on Women, Beijing, China, group exhibition
Gallery 84, New York City, NY, Gallery invitational, Audrey Flack, curator

Artist Residencies

2012                  I-Park, East Haddam, CT
2007-Present     Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA
2007                  The American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (Fellow; selected as Resident Artist)
2006                  The MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, New Hampshire
2005                  Vermont Studio Center (Full Fellowship)
2004                  Kunstlerhaus, Salzburg, Austria (Sole American selected for Cultural Magistrate award)
2002Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (Governor’s Award Fellowship)
1993-94             Arad Center for the Arts, Arad, Israel

Grants and Awards

2013             University of Virginia, Department of Classics, Research Grant to Rome, Italy
2011             Rhode Island School of Design: Humanities Grant and
Technology Grant: ‘Sound, Repetition and Ritual in Drawing’
2010-11        Rhode Island School of Design Kyobo Award and Grant for Interdisciplinary Teaching
2006             Commission: Connecticut College, New London, CT; 10th Biennale Art and Technology
2005             Vermont Studio Center-Full Fellowship
2004              Kunstlerhaus, Salzburg, Austria, Sole American selected for Cultural Magistrate award
2002             Pollock-Krasner Foundation
Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts
2001             Pennsylvania Arts Council-Individual Artist’s grant
Mellon Foundation/Pittsburgh Foundation
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Governor’s Fellowship
1994-Present Numerous faculty development grants for creative work, research, travel
Postponed residencies: Roswell, NM and return to Kunstlerhaus, Salzburg, Austria

Recent Bibliography (2009-present)

Ashgate Publications (2015)
Essay: “Drawing A Breath” included in “Drawing in the Twenty-first Century: The Poetics of Contemporary Practice”

Public Art Dialogue Journal; September, 2011 issue
Cover project and feature article
Routledge publications/Taylor and Francis group

Interview with solo exhibition featured

Review of solo exhibition

News and Advance
November 6, 2009 Front page “Scenery Grows More Creative”
September 10, 2009 Front page, “A Great Light Show”
September 9, 2009, Cover article weekend magazine, “Artist on Display at Riverviews”

The Roanoke Times
August 8, 2009 Front page and first page Arts section
“A different perspective-Hollins exhibit questions one’s point of view”

National Public Radio-Studio Virginia and Radio and IQ
July 16, 2009 Interview: “Things are not what they seem, nor are they otherwise”

Academic Posts

2012-present University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Instructor, Drawing, Department of Art
Instructor: Institute for Humanities and Global Culture (mini-course, Spring 2015)
Guest Critic: School of Architecture
Guest Lecturer: School of Engineering (Drawing for Engineers)
Speaker: National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC (Drawing and Cognition)
Drawing Workshops including Phillips Collection, Washington, DC
2009-2012    Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI,
Guest Critic and Lecturer
MFA program
BFA programs, Department of History, Philosophy and Social Sciences
Kyobo Award and Grant for Interdisciplinary teaching
Humanities Department Grant for solo exhibition
Technology Research Grant: ‘Sound, Repetition and Ritual in Drawing’
2009         Chester College, Manchester, NH, Visiting Artist and Critic
Maryland Institute College of Art, Visiting Artist and Critic
2007          American Academy in Rome, Visiting Artist and Scholars Residency
Tyler School of Art, Rome Program, Visiting Artist and Critic
2004-06     Yale University, School of Art, New Haven, CT
Senior Critic (Studio) and ‘Critical Practices’ professor, MFA Program