Resume

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Solo Exhibitions

Plastic Planet, Women & Their Work, Austin, TX, 2016
Open A.I.R. Calder Kamin,
The Beach Museum of Art, Manhattan, KS, 2014
The Art Truck: Calder Kamin, 
Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City, 2013-2014
New Nature, Co-Lab Projects, Austin, TX, 2012
Impact Proof, Window Unit, Kansas City, MO, 2012

Two and Three Person Exhibitions

Tamed Territory, Gray Duck Gallery, Austin, TX, 2012
Calder Kamin and Julie Malen
, Kansas City Artist Coalition, Kansas City, MO, 2011

Selected Group Exhibitions

CraftTexas 2016: Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX, 2016
State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now, The Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN, 2016
From Mountains to Sea,
Art.Science.Gallery, Austin, TX 2015
Special Blend: The Contemporary Austin Artist Teen + Mentor Program, Pump Projects, Austin, TX, 2015
The Mother Art, Art.Science.Gallery, Austin, TX, 2015
State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR, 2014
Local Earth, City Ice Arts curated by Plug Projects, Kansas City, MO, 2013
Half Wild, Stevens Square Center for the Arts, Minneapolis, MN, 2013 
Observation/Hypothesis/Experiment
, Paragraph Gallery, Kansas City, MO, 2012
Proximity,
Trap Gallery, Kansas City, MO 2012
XOXO, Spray Booth Gallery, Kansas City, MO, 2012
Breaking Boundaries: A Survey of Contemporary Ceramics,
 Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY 2011
Evolve!, The University of Kansas Natural History Museum, Lawrence, KS, 2011
Animal Magnetism, The Barbershop Gallery, Kansas City, MO, 2010
Cumulus, Paragraph Gallery, Kansas City, MO, 2010
From Within the Shadows
, New Puppy Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 2010
Where the Wild Things Are, Red Star Studios, Kansas City, MO, 2009
Object Lesson,
Craft in America Study Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2009
Kansas City Flat File, H&R Block Artspace, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO, 2008, 2010, 2012

Lectures and Workshops

Out of the Woods and Into Ours Trash: How Animals Adapt to the Human World, Nerd Nite, Austin, TX, 2016
International Darwin Day, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, 2016
Impact Proof, Art.Science.Gallery, Austin, TX, 2015
Seeing Special Things,
The Contemporary Austin, Austin, TX, 2015
Impact Proof, The 45 Fest, Austin, TX, 2015
Discover the Grounds, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR, 2014
The Bird Kingdom,
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR, 2014
Art Night Out,
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR, 2014
Open A.I.R. artist talk,  The Beach Museum of Art at K-State, Manhattan, KS, 2014
Articipation
,The Kansas City Jewish Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO, 2014
Artists Spotlight: Art on the Road, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO, 2013
Impact Proof, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2013
Professional Practice, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO, 2011-2014

Professional

City of Austin Economic Development Department, Austin, TX
Small Business Program Business Information Specialist for Artists, April 2016-present

City of Austin Economic Development Department, Austin, TX
Cultural Arts Division Marketing and Administrative Assistant, December 2014-April 2016

Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
Director of Alumni Relations and Development, March – August 2014

Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
Academic and Career Advisor, 2012-2014

Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
Career Services Assistant, 2011-2012

Red Star Studios, Kansas City, MO
Gallery Coordinator, 2009-2011

KCAI Cross Roads Gallery, Kansas City, MO
Gallery Manager, 2009-2010

H&R Block Artspace, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
Gallery Assistant, 2007-2009

Awards

Mid-America Arts Alliance Artistic Innovations Grant, 2016
Ashoka Compassionate Grant, 2015
Kansas City Art Institute Staff Appreciation Cash Award: Creative Mind, 2014
Kansas City Art Institute Staff Development Grant, 2013
Arts Through Architecture Missouri Bank Crossroads Artboard, 2013
Metropolitan Arts Council Inspiration Grant, 2012
Bread KC Grant, 2012
McKeown Special Projects Grant, 2008
KCAI Magic Sock Grant, 2008 and 2009
Ken Ferguson Award, 2008
Kansas City Art Institute Competitive Transfer Scholarship, 2006
Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship at the School of Visual Arts, 2003

Residencies

The Beach Museum of Art’s Open A.I.R. Residency, Manhattan, KS, 2014
Charlotte Street Foundation Urban Culture Project Studio Residency, Kansas City, MO 2011-2013

Education

BFA, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO, 2009
School of Visual Arts, New York, NY, 2003-2005