BORN: USA, 1967

Lives and works in Santa Fe, NM

 

SELECTED PUBLIC WORK and public collections

2017            Haiku Pathway   permanent installation of 35 “haiku stones”.  Collaboration with Miriam Sagan and haiku poets. Courtyard of Santa Fe Community College, Santa Fe, NM.

2017            Same Boat   permanent public sculpture with benches, on the theme of climate change.  Collaboration with Anne Russell and over 200 Santa Fe students. Monica Lucero Park, Santa Fe, NM.  Project through Santa Fe Arts Commission, with Ignite grant.

2008-2013    Birds in the Park  traveling sculpture project, international, landings in 75 locations.

2007            Museum of Fine Arts collection, Las Cruces,  NM.

2005            Museo de Arte Moderno collection, Cuenca, ECUADOR.

2004            Mead Art Museum collection. Amherst, MA.

2003            Kathryn Ave. Bus Stop project in collaboration with Helmut Hillenkamp.  Santa Fe,  NM.

2001            Railyard Bus Stop project in collaboration with Helmut Hillenkamp. Santa Fe,  NM.  Commissioned by the city of Santa Fe, Santa Fe Arts Commission.

1998            Two Rivers Meet Seating area project, New Mexico State Hospital.  Las Vegas, NM.   Commissioned by New Mexico Arts – an Art in Public Places Project. 

                   The Passage of Time mural project  El Camino Real Middle School. Las Cruces, NM.    Commissioned by New Mexico Arts – an Art in Public Places Project.

1997            Monumento al Herrero (Monument to the Blacksmiths) sculpture project in collaboration with Helmut Hillenkamp and Fausto Cardoso, Cuenca, ECUADOR.  Commissioned by the City of Cuenca,  ECUADOR.

1995            Symbolic Gateway Bus Stop project at Santa Fe Community College.  Santa Fe, NM.

1993           The Daily Inquirer temporary text public art project , collaboration with Michele Rosenshein,in various locations throughout the city, Santa Fe, NM.

1992           Circle of Pictures one-year long Map Picture Treasure Hunt.  Shelburne Falls, MA. 

 

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

SOLO:

 2020      Orientation and Encounter, Mountain Cloud Zen Center, Santa Fe, NM

2019      New Work, Fireworks Studio, Santa Fe, NM.

2013/14  Birds in the Garden, Santa Fe Botanical Garden, Santa Fe, NM.

2011      Birds at the Museum, Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO.

2008-2013: Birds in the Park: traveling public art project landing in 75 locations internationally.

2007      Relationships, IX Bienal de Cuenca, Casa de los Arcos,  Cuenca,  ECUADOR.

2006      Running on Full, Museum of Fine Arts,  Las Cruces,  NM.

              Sealed in Wax, Box Gallery, Santa Fe,  NM.

2005      Selado en Cera, Museo de Arte Moderno, Cuenca,  ECUADOR.

              Versiegelt in Wachs, BBK-Galerie,  Aachen, GERMANY.

2003       Cave, Box Gallery,  Santa Fe,  NM.

              New Work from Christy Hengst, Basiste Gallery,  Santa Fe,  NM.

 

GROUP:

2021      Bound, Light Art Space, Silver City, NM (Second Place award).

             Director’s Choice, Viridian, Chelsea, NY.

2015      Axle Indoors at Peters Projects, Santa Fe, NM

2014     Armory Show, Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, NM.

             SITE Unseen, SITE Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM.

2013      Wendover Landing, (3 person show) 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM.

2010       100 Künstler-100 Kacheln, Couven Museum.  Aachen, GERMANY.

               Heart This!, Jay Etkin Gallery, Santa Fe, NM.

2009        Waning and Waxing, Zane Bennett Gallery, Santa Fe, NM.

               Metamorphosis,  Haydon Art Center, Lincoln, NE.

               Encaustic Works ’09, R&F and The Castle Gallery, New Rochelle, NY.

2008        Site Unseen, SITE Santa Fe,  Santa Fe,  NM.

2007        Loosely Joined, 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM.

               Creamy Goodness, Salon Mar Graff, Tesuque,  NM.

               Sticks and Stones, Lauryn Taylor Fine Art,  Carmel,  CA.

               Seed Catalog, Bridge Art Fair,  Chicago,  IL.

2006        Site Unseen, SITE Santa Fe,  Santa Fe,  NM.

               Gallery Artists, Julie Baker Fine Art,  Nevada City,  CA.

2004         Ausstellende Künstlerin,  Galerie Stricker,  Aachen,  GERMANY.

                Selections, Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM.

2003         Box Gallery Group Show, Box Gallery, Santa Fe, NM.

2002         True Colors, Meridian International. Washington D.C. (on tour with stops chronologically in New York, NY; Palm Beach, FL; Atlanta,GA; Ankara, TURKEY; Istanbul, TURKEY; Berlin, GERMANY; Portadown, IRELAND; Belfast, IRELAND; Tirania, ALBANIA; Bratislava, SLOVAKIA; Dallas, TX,  and Biloxi, MS.            

2001          Sculpture Show, College of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM.

1998          International Ceramics Public Art Exhibition, Taipei Cultural Center, Taipei, TAIWAN.

  

EDUCATION

1996                Antioch University, MA / Fine Arts, Individualized Master of Arts Program. Santa Fe, NM

1990                Amherst College, BA / Fine Arts. Amherst, MA

 

SELECTED TEACHING/ CONFERENCES/ RESIDENCIES

2017/18          Art teacher, Fayette St.Academy, Santa Fe, NM

2016               Instructor,  Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA.

2015               Conference presenter: Building Creative Communities, La Fonda, Santa Fe, NM.

2014               Conference organizer: Evolving Intentions in Public Art, Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe, NM.

2007               Instructor,  Ludwig Museum, Aachen, GERMANY.

2005/2006       Instructor,  Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM

                       Instructor,  Ludwig Museum. Aachen, GERMANY.

2004                Instructor,  Burg Sahr, GERMANY.

2001                Instructor,  Esalen Institute. Big Sur, CA.

1999                Instructor,  Santa Fe Community College. Santa Fe, NM.

1998                Artist in Residence, Esalen Institute. Big Sur, CA.

1997                Instructor, Artist in Residence, Fundacion Paul Rivet. Cuenca, ECUADOR.

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BORN: USA, 1967

Lives and works in Santa Fe, NM

 

SELECTED PUBLIC WORK and public collections

2017            Haiku Pathway   permanent installation of 35 “haiku stones”.  Collaboration with Miriam Sagan and haiku poets. Courtyard of Santa Fe Community College, Santa Fe, NM.

2017            Same Boat   permanent public sculpture with benches, on the theme of climate change.  Collaboration with Anne Russell and over 200 Santa Fe students. Monica Lucero Park, Santa Fe, NM.  Project through Santa Fe Arts Commission, with Ignite grant.

2008-2013    Birds in the Park  traveling sculpture project, international, landings in 75 locations.

2007            Museum of Fine Arts collection, Las Cruces,  NM.

2005            Museo de Arte Moderno collection, Cuenca, ECUADOR.

2004            Mead Art Museum collection. Amherst, MA.

2003            Kathryn Ave. Bus Stop project in collaboration with Helmut Hillenkamp.  Santa Fe,  NM.

2001            Railyard Bus Stop project in collaboration with Helmut Hillenkamp. Santa Fe,  NM.  Commissioned by the city of Santa Fe, Santa Fe Arts Commission.

1998            Two Rivers Meet Seating area project, New Mexico State Hospital.  Las Vegas, NM.   Commissioned by New Mexico Arts – an Art in Public Places Project. 

                   The Passage of Time mural project  El Camino Real Middle School. Las Cruces, NM.    Commissioned by New Mexico Arts – an Art in Public Places Project.

1997            Monumento al Herrero (Monument to the Blacksmiths) sculpture project in collaboration with Helmut Hillenkamp and Fausto Cardoso, Cuenca, ECUADOR.  Commissioned by the City of Cuenca,  ECUADOR.

1995            Symbolic Gateway Bus Stop project at Santa Fe Community College.  Santa Fe, NM.

1993           The Daily Inquirer temporary text public art project , collaboration with Michele Rosenshein,in various locations throughout the city, Santa Fe, NM.

1992           Circle of Pictures one-year long Map Picture Treasure Hunt.  Shelburne Falls, MA. 

 

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

SOLO:

 2020      Orientation and Encounter, Mountain Cloud Zen Center, Santa Fe, NM

2019      New Work, Fireworks Studio, Santa Fe, NM.

2013/14  Birds in the Garden, Santa Fe Botanical Garden, Santa Fe, NM.

2011      Birds at the Museum, Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO.

2008-2013: Birds in the Park: traveling public art project landing in 75 locations internationally.

2007      Relationships, IX Bienal de Cuenca, Casa de los Arcos,  Cuenca,  ECUADOR.

2006      Running on Full, Museum of Fine Arts,  Las Cruces,  NM.

              Sealed in Wax, Box Gallery, Santa Fe,  NM.

2005      Selado en Cera, Museo de Arte Moderno, Cuenca,  ECUADOR.

              Versiegelt in Wachs, BBK-Galerie,  Aachen, GERMANY.

2003       Cave, Box Gallery,  Santa Fe,  NM.

              New Work from Christy Hengst, Basiste Gallery,  Santa Fe,  NM.

 

GROUP:

2021      Bound, Light Art Space, Silver City, NM (Second Place award).

             Director’s Choice, Viridian, Chelsea, NY.

2015      Axle Indoors at Peters Projects, Santa Fe, NM

2014     Armory Show, Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, NM.

             SITE Unseen, SITE Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM.

2013      Wendover Landing, (3 person show) 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM.

2010       100 Künstler-100 Kacheln, Couven Museum.  Aachen, GERMANY.

               Heart This!, Jay Etkin Gallery, Santa Fe, NM.

2009        Waning and Waxing, Zane Bennett Gallery, Santa Fe, NM.

               Metamorphosis,  Haydon Art Center, Lincoln, NE.

               Encaustic Works ’09, R&F and The Castle Gallery, New Rochelle, NY.

2008        Site Unseen, SITE Santa Fe,  Santa Fe,  NM.

2007        Loosely Joined, 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM.

               Creamy Goodness, Salon Mar Graff, Tesuque,  NM.

               Sticks and Stones, Lauryn Taylor Fine Art,  Carmel,  CA.

               Seed Catalog, Bridge Art Fair,  Chicago,  IL.

2006        Site Unseen, SITE Santa Fe,  Santa Fe,  NM.

               Gallery Artists, Julie Baker Fine Art,  Nevada City,  CA.

2004         Ausstellende Künstlerin,  Galerie Stricker,  Aachen,  GERMANY.

                Selections, Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM.

2003         Box Gallery Group Show, Box Gallery, Santa Fe, NM.

2002         True Colors, Meridian International. Washington D.C. (on tour with stops chronologically in New York, NY; Palm Beach, FL; Atlanta,GA; Ankara, TURKEY; Istanbul, TURKEY; Berlin, GERMANY; Portadown, IRELAND; Belfast, IRELAND; Tirania, ALBANIA; Bratislava, SLOVAKIA; Dallas, TX,  and Biloxi, MS.            

2001          Sculpture Show, College of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM.

1998          International Ceramics Public Art Exhibition, Taipei Cultural Center, Taipei, TAIWAN.

  

EDUCATION

1996                Antioch University, MA / Fine Arts, Individualized Master of Arts Program. Santa Fe, NM

1990                Amherst College, BA / Fine Arts. Amherst, MA

 

SELECTED TEACHING/ CONFERENCES/ RESIDENCIES

2017/18          Art teacher, Fayette St.Academy, Santa Fe, NM

2016               Instructor,  Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA.

2015               Conference presenter: Building Creative Communities, La Fonda, Santa Fe, NM.

2014               Conference organizer: Evolving Intentions in Public Art, Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe, NM.

2007               Instructor,  Ludwig Museum, Aachen, GERMANY.

2005/2006       Instructor,  Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM

                       Instructor,  Ludwig Museum. Aachen, GERMANY.

2004                Instructor,  Burg Sahr, GERMANY.

2001                Instructor,  Esalen Institute. Big Sur, CA.

1999                Instructor,  Santa Fe Community College. Santa Fe, NM.

1998                Artist in Residence, Esalen Institute. Big Sur, CA.

1997                Instructor, Artist in Residence, Fundacion Paul Rivet. Cuenca, ECUADOR.

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