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KAT CHAVEZ
b. 1996 in Walnut Creek, California
Works in Los Angeles, CA and Brooklyn, NY


EDUCATION

Brown University, Magna cum laude
Providence, Rhode Island
AB in History of Art & Architecture
AB in Visual Art


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
*curator and exhibiting artist

2019

Sanctuary Cities and the Politics of the American Dream
Group exhibition curated by Luciana McClure, Creative Arts Workshop (New Haven, CT)

De Generación a Generación: A Subconscious Lineage
Juried group exhibition, Museum of Latin American Art (Long Beach, CA)

¿Se Aculilló? / Ancestrxs/es
Two-person exhibition, ASS20 Resident Gallery (Providence, Rhode Island)

The Hummingbird's Nest
Solo exhibition, List Art Center (Providence, Rhode Island)

2018

Sentades en Silencio
Group exhibition, New Women Space (Brooklyn, New York)

The Americas
Juried group exhibition, The Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs (Providence, Rhode Island)

(a)mended
Solo exhibition, List Art Center (Providence, Rhode Island)

Pressing Matters 2018
Juried group exhibition, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art (San Luis Obispo, California)

Anthropocene: human // nature
Group exhibition, Science Center at Brown University (Providence, Rhode Island)

¿Se Aculilló? / La sutura tierna*
Group exhibition, ASS20 Resident Gallery and Granoff Center for the Creative Arts (Providence, Rhode Island)

Botánica Extraña
Solo exhibition, List Art Center (Providence, Rhode Island)

Brown Arts Initiative (BAI) Student Grant Show
Group exhibition, Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Brown University (Providence, Rhode Island)

38th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition
Juried group exhibition, David Winton Bell Gallery (Providence, Rhode Island)

Printersession 2018
Group exhibition, Benson Hall Gallery (Providence, Rhode Island)

¿Se Aculilló? / Groundhog Day*
Group exhibition, Trade Pop-Up (Providence, Rhode Island)

2017

Mis Muertos
Solo exhibition, List Art Center (Providence, Rhode Island)

¿Se Aculilló? / Are you scared?
Group exhibition, AS220 Resident Gallery (Providence, Rhode Island)

2016

Art of the Book
Group exhibition, List Art Center (Providence, Rhode Island)


AWARDS

2019

Roberta Joslin Prize For Excellence In Art
Visual Art Department, Brown University (Providence, Rhode Island)

Flexible Flyer Fellowship Award
Visual Art Department, Brown University (Providence, Rhode Island)

2018

Jurors' First Prize
The Americas, juried exhibition at the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs (Providence, Rhode Island)

Royce Fellowship
Swearer Center, Brown University (Providence, Rhode Island)

Hugh Townley Travel Fellowship Award
Visual Art Department, Brown University (Providence, Rhode Island)

Brown Arts Initiative (BAI) Student Grant
Brown University (Providence, Rhode Island)

Julie Sloane Fellowship Award
Visual Art Department, Brown University (Providence, Rhode Island)

2017

Undergraduate Research Award
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Brown University (Providence, Rhode Island)


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2017

Artists’ Assistant, SOY Artista Youth Arts Program
Self Help Graphics and Art, Boyle Heights, California

Teaching Assistant, Providence ¡CityArts! for Youth, Inc.
Providence, Rhode Island

2013-2015

Intern, Education Department
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
 

RELATED EXPERIENCE

2019

Museum Education Fellow, Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn, NY

Curatorial Intern, Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, New York

2018

Gallery Coordinator, Sarah Doyle Women's Center
Providence, Rhode Island

Intern, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASSMoCA)
North Adams, Massachusetts

Co-Chair, Better World x Design Conference
Providence, Rhode Island

Monitor, Walter Feldman Book Arts Studio
Providence, Rhode Island

Department Undergraduate Group Leader, Visual Art at Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island

2017

Monitor Member, AS220 Printshop
Providence, Rhode Island

Production Assistant, France-Los Angeles Exchange (FLAX)
Los Angeles, California

Programming Intern, Women’s Center for Creative Work
Los Angeles, California

Intern, NOW Art LA
Los Angeles, California

2016

Intern, Roy and Edna Disney CalArts Theater (REDCAT) Gallery
Los Angeles, California

2015

Intern, The Box Gallery
Los Angeles, California