CV

 

SELECT SOLO & 2 PERSON EXHIBITIONS:

2015
Defendefendefender, Julius Caesar, Chicago, IL
Short Shadows, Tuckunder Projects, Minneapolis, MN

2013
Sandcastle Presents: Luke Aleckson

2012
UNPAC (Uniform Non-Coding Parallax Autostereogrammic Cyclopti-Cryptograms), Minneapolis Institute of Arts, MAEP Program, Minneapolis, MN

2011
Hyperborean, The Suburban, Oak Park, IL

2010
Superinjunction, Art of This, Minneapolis, MN

2009
Rolling Resistance, Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center, Saint Paul, MN
Ecto Facto, Studio 3901, Nashville, TN

2006
Project Space, Linda Warren Gallery, Chicago, IL

 

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2015
Beyond the Buzz, MCAD Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2014
Addendum, Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago, IL
North of North, Gallery Vault, St. Cloud, MN

2013
,,, The 2013 Minnesota Biennial, Soap Factory, Minneapolis, MN
Mercury Theater, Bindery Projects, St. Paul, MN
A Modest Occupation, TRANSFORMER, Washington, DC
A Modest Occupation, Luminary Center for the Arts, St. Louis, MO

2011
Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road?, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT
Chain Letter, Samson Projects, Boston, MA

2010
Sketchwork, Form + Content, Minneapolis, MN

2008
HereThereEverywhere, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
Faketure Film Festival, Beverly Arts Center, Chicago, IL

2007
SuperOrg, Spaces Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2006
Graduate Thesis Show, Gallery 2, Chicago, IL
New Exhibition, Gallery 2, Chicago, IL

2005
Mash-up, Gallery 2, Chicago, IL
Experiment 400/5, Galley 400, Chicago, IL
REFramed, Gene Siskel Film Center, Chicago, IL
Immaculate, 1926 Exhibition Studies Space, Chicago, IL

2004
The Stray Show, (with General Store), Chicago, IL
The End of the End of the Line, Soap Factory, Minneapolis, MN

 

PUBLICATIONS:

“Critics’ Picks: Minneapolis:’, , ,’” by Jay Gabler. ARTFORUM, October 2013.
“Critics’ Picks: Washington: A Modest Occupation” by Dawn Chan. ARTFORUM, October 2013.
“Magic Eye.” by Dylan Thomas. Southwest Journal, September 2012.
“Odd shows at the Institute of Arts.” by Mary Abbe. Star Tribune, August 2012.
“U.N.P.A.C.” & “Deeper Wonders Than the Waves” by Anthony Enright. L’Etoile Magazine, July 2012.
“Fooling the Eye” by Christopher Atkins. Arts Magazine, June-July-August 2012.
“The Suburban” by Hanna Yu. Art in Culture – Korea, September, 2011.
“Free at Last” by Joe Nolan. Nashville Scene, March 2009.

 

EDUCATION:

2006
M.F.A. in Studio Art (Sculpture)
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL

2003
B.S. in Art, University of Northwestern–St. Paul , MN, Summa Cum Laude

 

AWARDS:

2015
Artist Initiative Grant, MN State Arts Board

2011-14
Faculty Development Award, UNWSP

2007
Illinois Arts Council Artists Fellowship Award

2006
MFA Fellowship Award, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2005
Harvey Fellowship in the Arts