KRISTEN MORGIN

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KRISTEN MORGIN

Born 1968 in Brunswick, GA; Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA
BA, California State University, Hayward, CA,1993
MFA, Alfred University, School of Ceramics, Alfred, NY, 1997

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015
Kristen Morgin: Messages to My Twenty Year Old Self, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Beverly Hills, CA

2014
Kristen Morgin: The Super Can Man and Other Illustrated Classics, Zach Feuer, New York, NY
Kristen Morgin: Things I Learned from Comic Books and Bumper Stickers, GHP Exhibition, Jane Hartsook Gallery at Greenwich House Pottery

2013
Kristen Morgin New Work, Anthony Meier Fine Art , Park Avenue ADAA, New York, NY

2012
The 21 Days Show, University of Georgia , Lamar Dodd School of Art, Gallery 101, Athens, GA
Snow White in Evening Wear and Other Works, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles , CA

2010
New York Be Nice, Zach Feuer Gallery, New York, NY

2009
Cellos, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
The Exhibition Formerly Known as Passengers, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Art, Kent and Vicky Logan Galleries, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2008
objects for everyone I have ever known, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA

2006
Untitled Exhibition, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles , CA

2004
The Third Movement, Viento y Agua Gallery, Long Beach, CA

2001
The Ticking Elephant and Other Surviving Excerpts of the Hope Symphony, Cuesta College Art Gallery, San Luis Obispo, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2012
Our Cups Runneth Over, The Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, MA
The Stumbling Present: Ruins in Contemporary Art, UCSB Art, Design & Architecture Museum, Santa Barbara, CA
Under the Table, Fort Worth Contemporary Arts, Fort Worth, TX
Fragile, Seattle Design Center, Seattle, WA

2011
Untitled (12 TH Istanbul Biennial), Antrepo 3 & 5 , Meclis-I Mebusan Caddesi, Liman Isletmeleri Sahasi, Istanbul, Turkey
Overthrown: Clay Without Limits, Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
Breakdown, Chapman University, Guggenheim Gallery, Orange, CA
Exposed, American Museum of Ceramic Art, Pomona, CA

2010
Huckleberry Finn, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
Underground Pop, Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
Even Better Than The Real Thing; The Art of the Uncanny, Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art, Chaffey College, Rancho Cucamonga, CA
The End of The World, Biola University Art Gallery, La Mirada, CA

2009
Wet and Letherhard, Larimore Projects, Seattle WA
Wide Angle 3 : Discovered / Undiscovered, The Smog Shoppe and The University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
An Expanded Field of Possibilities, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA

2008
At The Brewery Project, 1993–2007: The Finale, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
LA Now, Las Vegas Art Museum, Las Vegas, NV
The Exhibition Formerly Known as Passengers, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Art, Kent and Vicky Logan Galleries, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2007
Unmonumental: The object in the 21st Century, The New Museum, New York, NY
Sculptors’ Drawings: Ideas, Studies, Sketches, Proposals, and More, Angles Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Hammer Contemporary Collection: Part II, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Red Eye: LA Artists from the Rubell Family Collection, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL

2006
RAW, Northern Clay Center, Minneapolis, MN

2005
The 3RD World Ceramic Biennale: Trans-Ceramic-Art: Beyond Medium, Icheon World Ceramic Center, Icheon, Korea
Thing: New Sculpture from Los Angeles, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
61st Ceramic Annual, Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College, Claremont, CA

2004
Unscenery, Raid Projects, Los Angeles, CA
Now Here, The Brewery Project, Los Angeles, CA
Because the EARTH IS 1/3 DIRT, Colorado University Art Museum & The Colorado Collection, Boulder, CO
Play Pause, SCA Gallery, Pomona, CA

2003
Unscenery, Cypress College Art Gallery, Cypress, CA

2002
Faculty Biennial: Who Inspired You?, University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
The Body::Minded Problem in the 21ST Century, Max L. Gatov Gallery, Long Beach, CA
New Territory, , Belger Art District, Kansas City, MO

2001
To Be Continued, Cerritos College Art Gallery, Cerritos, CA
Menagerie at NCECA 2001, Gaston College Galleries, Dallas, NC
Menagerie: Animal Imagery in Contemporary Ceramics, , Covivant Gallery, Tampa, FL

2000
Long Beach 2000, Faculty Biennial, University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
Menagerie, Kirkland Arts Center, Kirkland, WA
Exhibition, Gallery

1999
Common Threads, Diane Nelson Fine Art Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

1998
Five Sculptors / Figurative Work, Diane Nelson Fine Art Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
International Contemporary Ceramics: From the Igal and Diane Silber Collection, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna, CA

1997
MFA Thesis Exhibition, Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, Alfred, NY

PUBLICATIONS & EXHIBITION CATALOGUES
Denver Art Museum. Overthrown: Clay Without Limits. San Francisco, CA: Overseas Printing Corporation, 2011. Print.

The Parrish Art Museum. Underground Pop. Southhampton, NY: Digilink, Inc., 2010. Print.

500 Ceramic Sculptures. 387 Park Avenue South, New York, NY: Lark Books a Division of Sterling Publishing Co., Inc., 2009. Print.

The New Museum. Unmonumental: The Object in the 21st Century. London, UK: Phaidon Press Limited, 2006. Print.

Breaking the Mould: New Approaches to Ceramics. London, UK: Black Dog Publishing Limited, 2007. Print.

World Contemporary Ceramics: Trans-Ceramic-Art The 3rd World Ceramic Biennale 2005, Korea. Seoul, Korea: World Ceramic Exposition Foundation, 2005. Printed.

Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center. Thing: New Sculpture from Los Angeles. Los Angeles, CA: The Regents of the University of California and the Fellows of Contemporary Art, 2005. Printed.

Scripps College. 2005 Scripps College 61ST Annual Ceramics Exhibition. Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College, 2005. Printed.

University of Colorado / CU Art Museum. Because the EARTH IS 1/3 DIRT. Boulder, CO: The Regents of the University of Colorado/CU Art Museum, 2004. Print.

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Alfred University
Hammer Museum
Los Angeles County Museum