Bailey Arend

Born Alaska // Lives North Carolina

bailey.arend@gmail.com
www.baileyarend.com

 

Solo Exhibitions

2018
Drawing Ghosts, Lacuna Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2017
Vestiges, Claymakers, Durham, NC

2016
Deft Perception, (Two-person with Hannah Thompsett) Fosdick Nelson Gallery, Alfred NY

2014
Angularity, The International Gallery of Contemporary Art, Anchorage, AK

2013
Terra Cognita, The Bunnell Street Art Center, Homer, AK

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015
Variance, WURKS Space, Providence, RI
No Ice Cream without Cow Shit, Turner Gallery, Alfred NY

2014
Clay3, Warrenville Public Library, Warrenville, IL. Juried by Kurt Weiser

2013
Claybody Invitational, Student Union Gallery, University of Alaska Anchorage, Anchorage, AK
2D and 3D Invitational, Student Union Gallery, University of Alaska Anchorage, Anchorage, AK
By the Bottle, By the Ounce, Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Louisville, KY

2012
Teabowl National, Thornhill Gallery, Avila University, Kansas City, MO
Winter Show, Greenhill Center for North Carolina Art, Greensboro, NC
In Flux, Flux Studios, Mount Rainier, MD
Combined Forces, Odyssey Center, Asheville, NC and St. Petersburg Clay Company, St. Petersburg, FL
Va.ri.e.ties, Toe River Arts Council, Burnsville, NC
Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands, Asheville Convention Center, Asheville, NC
River Arts District Studio Stroll, Asheville, NC

2011
Collect(ive) Components, Main Gallery, Odyssey Center for Ceramic Arts, Asheville, NC
Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands, Asheville Convention Center, Asheville, NC
River Arts District Studio Stroll, Asheville, NC
Intra City Visit, Asheville Chamber of Commerce, Asheville, NC
Focus on Nature, Ikebana and Ceramics, Ananda Hair Studio, Asheville, NC,

2010
Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands, Asheville Convention Center, Asheville, NC
River Arts District Studio Stroll, Asheville, NC

 

Grants/Awards/Collections

2016
Alfred Ceramic Art Museum, MFA Collection
Nominee, Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award, Alfred University

2013
Career Opportunity Grant, Alaska State Council on the Arts
Juror's Choice, Juried Student Art ExhibitionStudent Union Gallery, University of Alaska Anchorage, Anchorage, AK
Honorable Mention, No Big Heads: A National Juried Self-portrait Exhibition, Student Union Gallery, University of Alaska Anchorage, Anchorage, AK

2012
Winner-Third Place, Outdoor Photography Exhibit and Contest, Transylvania Community Arts Council, Brevard, NC

 

Residencies and Fellowships

2018
The Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, Cascade Head, OR

2017
Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE

2016
Teaching Assistant, Alfred University, Alfred, NY
Studio Assistant, Penland School of Craft, Penland, NC

2015
Teaching Assistant, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

2014
Teaching Assistant, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

2013
Studio Assistant, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC

2010-2012
Odyssey Center for Ceramic Arts, Asheville, NC
Studio Assistant, Penland, NC (2012)
 

Lectures / Visiting Artist

2017
Visiting Artist / Lecture, Industrial Designers Society of America, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC, April 11

2016
Visiting Artist / Lecture / Demonstration, Alfred Summer Ceramics, Alfred University, Alfred, NY, July 15

2015
Lecture / Visiting Critic, 7th Grand Valley State University Ceramics Forum, Grand Valley State University, Grand Valley, MI, October 19

2014
Lecture, First Year Graduate Presentations, Alfred University, Alfred, NY, September 10

2013
Lecture, Student Showcase, University of Alaska Anchorage, Anchorage, AK, April 5
Visiting Artist / Lecture / Demonstration, Bunnell Street Arts Center, Homer, Alaska, June 8
Visiting Artist, Begich Middle School, Anchorage, AK

 

Education

New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred NY
Master of Fine Arts in Ceramics, May 2016

University of Alaska Anchorage, Anchorage, AK
Practicum Student, 2012-2014

Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA
Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, May 2010, Cum Laude

 

Experience

2016-2017
Visiting Assistant Professor of Ceramics, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

2014
Scanning and Plaster Technician, Castable Ceramics, Anchorage, AK

2013
Temporary Technician in Ceramics, University of Alaska Anchorage, Anchorage, AK

2010-2012
Ceramics Instructor, Odyssey Center for Ceramic Arts, Asheville, NC