MICHELLE WIENER

 

 

Born in Santa Monica, CA

Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

 

EDUCATION  

 

2008        MFA, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

 

2005        BA, College of Creative Studies, University of California,  Santa Barbara, CA

2000        Ryman Arts, Los Angeles, CA

 

SOLO & GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2008        Mise en scene, Bolsky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)

                Best in Show, ISM Gallery, Long Beach, CA

2007        Open Call L.A. 2007, Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, CA

                12x12, Otis Art Studio Space, El Segundo, CA

                Ryman Arts: An Artist and His Legacy, Forest LawnMuseum, Glendale, CA

                Resolutions, Bolsky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                The Anatomy of Dance, TAG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

                Mid-Residency Show, Bolsky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                One Night Only, Another Year in LA, Los Angeles, CA

2005        Artificial Intimacy, College of Creative Studies Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA (solo)

2004        Students Unite!, Gallery S, Isla Vista, CA

                Les Etudiants, Gallery S, Isla Vista, CA

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

 

2004        Women and Technology, University of California, Santa Barbara WomenÕs Center Art Gallery, CA

2003        Fracturing Fairy Tales, University of California, Santa  Barbara WomenÕs Center Art Gallery, CA

                21st Century Woman: New Ideas on Femininity, University of California, Santa Barbara WomenÕs Center  Art Gallery, CA

 

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

 

2008       Instructor, Beginning Drawing, Summer of Art, Otis  College of Art  and Design. Los Angeles, CA

               Teaching Assistant, Advanced Painting,Ryman Arts,            

               Los Angeles, CA  

               Teaching Assistant, Figure Drawing Workshop, Loyola Marymont University, Los Angeles, CA   

               Teaching Assistant, Drawing and Composition, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA   

               Teaching Assistant, Graduate Program: In Context, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

               Teaching Assistant, Graduate Program: Visiting Artist Lectures, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

 

2007       Teaching Assistant, Advanced Painting and Intermediate   Drawing, Ryman Arts,  Los Angeles, CA  

               Teaching Assistant, Figure Drawing Workshop, Loyola  Marymont University, Los Angeles, CA   

               Teaching Assistant, Drawing and Composition, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA   

               Teaching Assistant, Graduate Program: In Context, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

               Teaching Assistant, Graduate Program: Visiting Artist Lectures, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

                Alumni Coordinator, Ryman Arts, Los Angeles, CA

 

2003-04   Head Curator, University of California, Santa Barbara   WomenÕs Center Art Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2002-03   Assistant Curator, University of California, Santa Barbara  WomenÕs Center Art Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2001         Teaching Assistant, Studio Art, ArtWorks Studio for  Children, Culver City, CA

 

ASSOCIATIONS

 

College Art Association

Fractured Atlas

Ryman Arts Alumni Association

 

 

 

AWARDS

 

2008       Brooks Scholarship, Anderson Ranch

 

2007        Wrenn and Bill Chais Graduate Scholarship,

                Otis College of Art and Design

2003        Dole Memorial Award, University of California,

                Santa Barbara Art Department