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KAT CHAVEZ
b. 1996 in Walnut Creek, California
Works in Providence, Rhode Island


EDUCATION

Brown University (Expected Graduation: May 2019)
Providence, Rhode Island
AB Program in Art History and Visual Art


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
*curator and exhibiting artist

2018

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

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

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

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

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

Botánica Extraña
List Art Center (Providence, Rhode Island)

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

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

Printersession 2018
Benson Hall Gallery (Providence, Rhode Island)

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

2017

Mis Muertos: A Solo Exhibition by Kat Chavez
List Art Center (Providence, Rhode Island)

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

2016

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


AWARDS

2018

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

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