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Chris Marin

thechrismarin@gmail.com

instagram: @thechrismarin

Education:

2018 MFA Fine Arts, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, California

2016 BFA Painting + Drawing, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

 

Teaching Experience:

2019 Back to School with CASP Print Saturday, Helen DeVitt Jones Print Shop, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas
Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts Summer Camp, LHUCA Graffiti House, Lubbock, Texas

2018 Holiday Crafts Workshop, Helen DeVitt Jones Print Shop, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas

Prints-giving Workshop, Helen DeVitt Jones Print Shop, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas
Monotypes: Leaves in Autumn Workshop, Helen DeVitt Jones Print Shop, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas

STM: Prespriarian Preachers Printing Workshop, Print Shop, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas
Cardboard Construction Workshop with Chris Marin, Clamp Light Artist Studios & Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

4-H Fashion and Design Workshop, Print Shop, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas
“CORES-100-02D1: Measured Drawing | Margo Majewska” Graduate Teaching Assistant, California College of the Arts, Oakland, California

2017 “PNTDR-104-01 Life Drawing as Landscape | Karla Wozniak” Graduate Teaching Assistant, California College of the Arts, Oakland, California

 

Residencies:

2018 - 2020 2018

Charles Adams Studio Project Artist-in-Residence, Charles Adams Gallery, Lubbock, Texas, July 2018 - June 2020
California College of the Arts, Hubbell Street Gallery Project Space Takeover 1 week residency focused on painting and performance art including stand up comedy

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions:

2019 “My Dad’s Skin Dark”, Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with September 2019 First Friday Art Trail
“FabricRumbles”, Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with August 2019 First Friday Art Trail

“Sweatshirt”, Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with July 2019 First Friday Art Trail
“Inside”, Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with June 2019 First Friday Art Trail

“A Mac Miller Celebration”, Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with April 2019 First Friday Art Trail
“Relatable”, Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with March 2019 First Friday Art Trail

“Azucar”, Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with

January 2019 First Friday Art Trail
2018 Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with December

2018 First Friday Art Trail
“The Sycamore Tree” (two-person collaborative exhibition), 5&J Gallery, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas
Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with October 2018 First Friday Art Trail
“(How Could Anybody) Feel at Home?”, Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with September 2018 First Friday Art Trail “Daydreaming in the Projects”, Clamp Light Artist Studios & Gallery, San Antonio, Texas
Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with August 2018 First Friday Art Trail
“Lift Me Up at MIDNIGHT” Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with July 2018 First Friday Art Trail

2016 “Out of the Loop 289: A Mixtape by Chris Marin”, Satellite Gallery, School of Art, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas. BFA Senior Show

2013 “Life Drawings”, Landmark Arts South Gallery, School of Art, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2019 “Honor the Clouds and the Rain”, Diana Ling Center for the Academic Achievement Gallery, Lubbock Christain University, Lubbock, Texas
“EvE: Empowerment vs. Exploitation”, Tea Roots, Warehouse 416 Art Gallery, Oakland, California curated by Mk Chavez and jurred by Aishwarya Vardhana, Cassandra Rockwood-Rice and Rosa De Anda

“The Hairy Ape by Eugene O’Neill”, Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with May 2019 First Friday Art Trail
“College Expo 2019”, 500X, 500X Gallery, Dallas, Texas curated by Giovanni Valderas.“Post-Colonial Revenge”, Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts, San Francisco, California curated by Gilda Posada and Dara Katrina Del Rosario

“Desert Sounds”, Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with February 2019 First Friday Art Trail
“$#*% I Made Today”, 5&J Gallery, Charles AdamsStudio Project, Lubbock, Texas curated by Hannah Dean and Jon Whitfill

2018 “Culture and Colors”, BLNKA Exhibit, Ice House Gallery, Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts, Lubbock, Texas
“Urban x Indigenous IV: Unite the Tribes”, Urban x Indigenous, Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center with the support of California Arts Council and SOMArts Cultural Center, 21st Annual United States of Asian America Festival: Regenerative Community, SOMArts, San Francisco, California

“2018 CCA Graduation Exhibition”, Main Gallery, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, California
“SuperSet”, Fused, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, California
“2018 CCA MFA Thesis Exhibition”, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, California

“Even Keel: Embark Arts 3 Year Anniversary Party”, Embark Arts Gallery, Embark Arts, San Francisco, California
“Hooper Performance Night 2”, The Orange Box, Graduate Center Building, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, California, Curated by “Useless Initiatives + The Orange Box”

“Karaokart”, Hubbell Street Gallery, San Francisco, California
2017 “Hooper Performance Night”, The Orange Box, Graduate Center Building, California

College of the Arts, San Francisco, California, Curated by “Useless Initiatives + The Orange Box”
“MEND”, The Trapezoid, Graduate Center Building, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, California, Curated by 5/5 Collective

“Neighbors”, Embark Arts Gallery, Embark Arts, San Francisco, California
“The Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition”, SOMArts, The San Francisco Foundation, San Francisco, California, Curated by Kevin Chen
“3:1 Peer Critique”, The Trapezoid, Graduate Center Building, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, California
“Feb-Ru-Ar-Y”, The Orange Box, Graduate Center Building, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, California

2016 “LPA House Show”, Large Panel Abstract, Lubbock, Texas
“Senior Studio Art BFA Group Show”, Landmark Arts, Studio Gallery, School of Art,

Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
“29thAnnual Juried Art Student Exhibition”, Landmark Arts, Landmark Gallery, School of Art, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
“2016 Harbinger Art Exhibition”, Landmark Arts, Studio Gallery, School of Art, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
“Project Alley”, BLNKA, Lubbock, Texas
“Diversity of the Arts”, Cross-Cultural Academic Advancement Center, SUB Matador Room, Mentor Tech, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

2015 “More than Paint”, Large Panel Abstract, Lubbock, Texas
“BLNKA”, ULabs Texas Gallery, Lubbock, Texas
“One-Foot Square”, Satellite Gallery, Lubbock, Texas, associated with First Friday Art Trail and TASA Conference
“Whispers”, Ice House Gallery, Lubbock, Texas, associated with First Friday Art Trail

“June First Friday Art Trail”, Tornado Gallery, Lubbock, Texas, associated with First

Friday Art Trail
2014 “27thAnnual Juried Art Student Exhibition”, Landmark Arts, Studio Gallery, School of

Art, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Curating and Publications:

2019 “Spilling the Tea”, Studio 2, Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock, Texas in conjunction with December 2018 First Friday Art Trail // Curated by Chris Marin and Carolina Alamilla

2018 “Color and Culture”, f.o.a.m., f.o.a.m. zine, issue 1, vol. 1, November 2018, 50 printed copies and online version, https://www.thechrismarin.com/f-o-a-m-zine
“Strumming the Pain”, Comedy Album by independently released by Chris Marin, June 2018, on all streaming services

 

Honors and Awards:

2017 Cadogan Scholarship – “The Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition”, SOMArts, The San Francisco Foundation, San Francisco, California
2016 1stPlace - “29thAnnual Juried Art Student Exhibition”, Landmark Arts, Landmark Gallery, School of Art, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

2015 3rdPlace - “One-Foot Square”, Satellite Gallery, Lubbock, Texas, associated with First Friday Art Trail and TASA Conference
2012 - 2016 H.Y. Price Scholarship, Painting and Drawing area, School of the Art, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

 

Selected Publications, Blogs, Reviews, and Online Publications:

2019 Lubbock Avalanche Journal.

https://www.lubbockonline.com/news/20181221/visitors-invited-to-make-dozen-stops-at-

januarys-first-friday-art-trail

2018 Glasstire Publication.

http://glasstire.com/events/2018/07/30/chris-marin-daydreaming-in-the-projects/Embark Arts Gallery Online Blog. http://www.embarkgallery.com/blog/
Fort Mason Online Publication.https://fortmason.org/event/even-keel-embark-gallery-party/

2017 Embark Arts Gallery Online Publication.

http://www.embarkgallery.com/blog/2017/9/13/embark-gallery-presents-neighbors

“Murphy & Cadogan Equity in Arts Education Summit” SOMArts Cultural Center Artist Talk.
Emerging Art Space Review. http://emergentartspace.org/forum/49991/
SF Gate “The Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition” Review.http://m.sfgate.com/art/article/Identity-and-history-on-display-at-SOMArts-show-122152 58.php#1

“The Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition”

Catalog.

http://www.somarts.org/wp-content/uploads/MC-Info-Packet.pdf

Art Business Blog. http://www.artbusiness.com/1open/090717a.html2016 TechAnnouce.

http://www.techannounce.ttu.edu/Client/ViewMessage.aspx?MsgId=197050

“Out of the Loop 289: A Mixtape by Chris Marin” Review.

http://kfmx.com/out-of-the-loop-289-art-exhibition/
Student Interview. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tm_Fzb-jh4I
Harbinger Student Journal of Art and Literature, Student Organization, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

2014 Student Work. http://www.adenle.com