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Abbreviated Resume
Portrait of Dawn Hunter with daughter photographed by husband, Evan Phelps,
spring 2012.

S E L E C T   S O L O    E X H I B I T I O N S
2017
Cajal Institute, Cajal Inventory, Madrid, Spain.
2014
University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA.
2014  
Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Wilmington, DE.
2014
Anastasia and Friends, Columbia, SC.
2012
City Art, Personified Doubles and Visual Opposites, Columbia, SC.
2011
Whittier College,  Works by Dawn Hunter, greater Los Angeles area, CA.
2009
Ithaca College, Handwerker Gallery, Spectacle Spectacular:  Cautionary Tales,
Ithaca, NY.  
2008
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Class of 1925 Gallery, Spectacle Spectacular:
Belle Machina, Madison, WI.
2008
Rogue Community College, Wiseman Gallery, Spectacle Spectacular: Belle
Machina
, Grants Pass, OR.
2008
Brown University, Sarah Doyle Gallery, Spectacle Spectacular: Belle Machina,
Providence, RI.
2008
Mesquite Art Center, Spectacle Spectacular: Sitting Pretty, Dallas, TX.
2007
USC Upstate, Spectacle Spectacular: Sitting Pretty, Spartanburg, SC.
2007
University of South Carolina, McMaster Gallery, Spectacle Spectacular: Wonder
Woman’s Island,  
Columbia, SC
2006
University of South Carolina Arts Institute, Myriad Barbies, Columbia, SC.
2006
University of South Carolina Arts Institute Installation Space, Sitting Pretty,
Columbia, SC.
2005
Chattahoochee Valley Art Museum, Frightened by Her Imagination, LaGrange, GA.
2004
Roswell Visual Art Center, Hyper Glamour, Roswell, GA.
2004
Roswell Visual Art Center, Annex Gallery, A Week of Violent Acts; an Extension of
Hyper Glamour
, Roswell, GA.
2003
Montana State University, Northcutt Steele Gallery, Dawn Hunter, A Ten Year
Survey
, Billings, MT.
2002
Living Arts of Tulsa, Myers Gallery, In Search of Normal Beauty, Tulsa, OK.
2001
Kansas City Artists Coalition, Charno Gallery, Barbie F@nt@sies and Domestic
Scenes
, Kansas City, MO.
2001
Kansas City Art Institute, Abridgement; Barbie F@nt@sies and Domestic Scenes,
Kansas City, MO.
2001
Kentuck Museum, Playing with Morals, Northport, AL.
2000
University of Montana, University Center Gallery, Belle Machina, Missoula, MT.

S E L E C T  T W O - P E R S O N  and  T H R E E - P E R S O N    E X H I B I T I O N S
2015
John Porter Neuroscience Research Center, ‘Father of Neuroscience’ - A selection
of seven of Dawn Hunter's biographical artworks about  Santiago Ramón y Cajal
are featured with Cajal’s scientific drawings, National Institute of Health, Bethesda,
MD.  For more information click
here.
2013
The Carr Gallery, Willard Art Center, Idaho Falls, ID.
2009
Gaddis Geeslin Gallery, New Works (three-person show), Sam Huston State
University, Huntsville, TX.  Nov.9 - Dec. 3rd 2009.
2008
Columbia Museum of Art, Fire and Transformation, collaborative works by Dawn
Hunter and Natalie Askew, Columbia, SC.
2006
SUNY Geneseo, Inspired by Her, works by Dawn Hunter & Kate Kretz, Geneseo,
NY.
2005
University of South Carolina, McMaster Gallery, Dawn Hunter & Kathleen Robbins,
Columbia, SC.
2005
Monterey Peninsula College, Souls, Myths and Icons, works by Dawn Hunter &
Lydia DeGarrod, Monterey, CA.
2004
University of Eastern Kentucky, Giles Gallery, Dawn Hunter, Steven Loidolt,
Richmond, KY.
1999
Fort Lewis College, Concerning the Psyche, Durango, CO.

S E L E C T   G R O U P    E X H I B I T I O N S
2015
Yellow Book #1, pp. 38-39, an exhibition in print, Czong Institute for Contemporary
Art, Gimpo , Korea.
2015
We All Draw, International Interdisciplinary Symposium, Drawing Thinks Exhibition,
London Southbank, UK.
2015
Leedy-Voulkos Arts Center, KCAI Foundation 50th Anniversary Exhibition, Kansas
City, MO.
2015
Upstairs Artspace, Narrative Figuration, Tryon, NC.
2015
Bradley University Galleries, 35th Bradley International Print and Drawing
Exhibition, Bradley University, Peoria, IL.
2014
ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL.
2014
Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ.
2013
ArtLacuna, London, United Kingdom.
2013
UAMO Festival 2013, Playtime, Munich, Germany.
2013
Cade Art Gallery, Pop Effects, Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, MD.
2012
Industria Studios, Tucson, AZ.
2012
Mills Pond Gallery, Mums the Word, Smithtown Township Arts Council, St. James,
NY.
2011
The Drawing Center, New York, NY.
2011
Billboard Art Project, Savannah, GA.
2011
Upstairs Artspace, Tryon, NC.
2010
Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua, NY.
2010
701 Arts Center, Columbia, SC.
2009
New Brunswick Gallery, Fitzroy, Australia.
2008
SCOPE---New York, Lincoln Center, New York, NY.
2008
Jack the Pelican Presents, Brooklyn, NY.
2008
Mesa Art Center, Mesa, AZ.

E X H I B I T I O N S   I N   P R I N T
2015
Yellow Book #1, pp. 38-39, an exhibition in print, Czong Institute for Contemporary
Art, Gimpo , Korea.
2012
Studio Visit Magazine, #20, An International Juried Exhibition in Print, Open Studios
Press, Boston, MA.
2008
Her Mark 2008 Datebook, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL.
2005
New American Paintings 53rd Edition. Juror Beth Venn, Independent Curator.  
June/July 2005.
2002
New American Paintings 40th Edition. Juror Linda Norden, Associate Curator of the
Fogg Art Museum at Harvard. June/July 2002.

H O N O R S ,  G R A N TS ,  F E L L O W S H I P S ,  and  R E S I D E N C I E S
2017
Fulbright Scholar, Senior Research Award, Cajal Institute, Madrid, Spain.
2015
Creative and Performing Arts Grant, Office of the Provost, University of South
Carolina, Columbia, SC.
2012
Honorable Mention:  “Best Dressed Subject,” Mills Pond Gallery, Mums the Word,
Smithtown Township Arts Council, St. James, NY.  Juror:  Hilary Harkness.
2010
James and Karen Greb Award, First Place, Chautauqua Institution.
2009
Vermont Studio Center Residency, Johnson, VT. May 2009.
2009
Artist's Grant, Vermont Studio Center.
2008
University of South Carolina Arts Institute Grant.
2008
Think Tank 3:  Emerging Educators' Fellowship, Institute for Integrative Teaching,
School of the Art Institute, Chicago, IL.
2008
University of South Carolina Research Opportunity Program Grant.  
2008
Cultural Council of Richland and Lexington Counties Quarterly Grant.
2007
Puffin Foundation LTD Grant.
2006
Josephine Abby Research Fellowship, University of South Carolina.
2005
The Cooper Union Summer Residency, New York, NY.
2005
University of South Carolina Research Foundation Grant.
2005
University of South Carolina Research and Productive Scholarship Grant.
2004
Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, A Sense of Place, Juror's Award.
2002
Chattahoochee Valley Art Museum Purchase Award.
2000
Valdosta State University, Valdosta Works on Paper, Honorable Mention
1994
Armitage Prize, First Place, Premiums at Sotheby's, London, UK
1993-94
The Starr Foundation Artist-in-Residence, Royal Academy of Art, London, UK.
1993
The Starr Foundation Artist-in-Residence Fellowship to Royal Academy of Art.
1992
Ellen Hansen Memorial Scholarship, University of California, Davis.  First Place
1991
University of California Humanities Research Grant.
1990
University of California Graduate Regents Fellowship.
1990
Kansas City Art Institute Graduating Class Salutatorian.
1989
Thomas Hart Benton Scholarship to Kansas City Art Institute.
1989
Ellen Battel Stoekel Fellowship to Yale University.
1989
Peter T. Bohan Scholarship Competition, Kansas City Art Institute.  First Place.
1988
Peter T. Bohan Scholarship Competition, Kansas City Art Institute.  First Place.

V I S I T I N G   A R T I S T  &  P R O F E S S I O N A L   P R E S E N T A T I O N S
2017
New Opportunities for NIH-CSIC Collaboration, Cajal Institute, Madrid, Spain.
2015
Presenter, Bridging the Legacy of Santiago Ramón y Cajal, An international
symposium honoring the father of neuroscience, John Porter Neuroscience
Research Center, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD.  October 28, 2015.
2015
FATE Conference, Presenter:  Tectonic Shifts.  2015 Biennial Conference,
Indianapolis, IN.  March 25-28, 2015.
2015
Upstairs Artspace, Narrative Figuration, Gallery Talk, May 9, 2015.
2014
University of West Georgia, Visiting Artist Lecture, Carrollton, GA. October 23, 2014.
2014
The Delaware Contemporary Art Center, Visiting Artist Lecture and Workshop,
Wilmington, DE.
2011
Upstairs Artspace, Gallery Talk:  Lines and Lives of the Face, Tryon, NC.
2011
Whittier College, Visiting Artist Lecture, greater LA area, CA.
2010
The Drawing Center, Gallery Talk, New York, NY.  December 9 & 11, 2010.
2009
FATE Conference.  Presenter:  The Emerging Educator: The MFA Transition. 2009
Biennial Conference, Portland, OR.  April 1-4, 2009.
2008
Columbia Museum of Art, Visiting Artist: Fire and Transformation workshop and
lecture, Columbia, SC. September 26 & 27, 2008.
2008
University of Wisconsin-Madison,  Visiting Artist Lecture, Wisconsin Union Library,
Madison, WI. September 14, 2008.  Ken Frazier, Director of Communications and
UW Library Systems.
2008
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Visiting Artist: Gallery Talk Spectacle Spectacular
exhibition.  August 1, 2008. Robin Schmolt, Wisconsin Union Art and Film Advisor.
2008
Rogue Community College, Visiting Artist: Artist Talk and Collage Workshop,
Grants Pass, OR. May 12 &13 2008. Tommi Drake, Professor.
2008
Mesquite Art Center, Visiting Artist: Artist Talk, Dallas, TX. March 11, 2008. Michael
Templeton, Director.
2008
Mesquite Area High Schools, Visiting Artist: Collage Workshop. Dallas, TX. March
10, 2008. Debi Jenkins, Fine Arts Facilitator.
2008
Brown University, LIST School of Art, Visiting Artist: Collage Workshop & Lecture.  
March 3 & 4, 2008.  Joan Backes, Visiting Professor and Jay Stuckey, Lecturer.
2008
Brown University, Sarah Doyle Women’s Center, Visiting Artist Gallery Talk.  March
4, 2008. Gail Cohee, Professor and Sarah Doyle Women's Center Director.
2008
Southwest Texas Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
Conference. Session Chair and Presenter:  
Women in the Media.  2008 Annual
Conference. Albuquerque, NM.  February 13-16, 2008.
2007
USC Upstate, Department of Art, Spartanburg, SC. Visiting Artist: Artist's Talk.
August 27, 2007. Jane Nodine, Professor.
2007
USC Upstate, Upstate Center for Women’s and Gender Studies, Visiting Artist:
Collage Workshop on Gender and Advertising and artist lecture. August 27, 2007.
Dr. Lisa Johnson, Assistant Professor.
2007
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Presenter: Spectacle Spectacular, Cross
Cultural Perspectives on Visual Communication Conference, Eau Claire, WI. April
21-22, 2007.
2007
University of South Carolina, 2006 Josephine Abney recipient keynote luncheon
speaker:
Spectacle Spectacular, Annual Women’s Studies Conference, Columbia,
SC.  March 2, 2007.
2006
Vanderbilt University, SECAC Annual Conference, Presenter: Spectacle
Spectacular, Propaganda Now: CO OP or Submit, Nashville, TN.  October 25-28,
2006.
2006
Winston Salem State University, Presenter: FATE: Foundations Art Theory and
Education Regional Conference, Winston Salem, NC. March 24, 2006.
2005
The Cooper Union, Artist in Residence, Summer Residency Presentation, New
York, NY. June 2005. Margaret Wray, Program Director.
2005
Kansas City Art Institute, Visiting Artist, Kansas City, MO. April 19-21, 2005. Michael
Walling, Professor.
2004
Atlanta College of Art, Visiting Artist, Atlanta, GA. October 8, 2004. Larry Anderson,
Professor.
2003
University of Montana, Visiting Artist: Figure Drawing Workshop, Billings, MT,
October 9, 2003. Peter Warren, Professor.
2002
Agnes Scott College, Visiting Artist: Slide Lecture of Personal Work In conjunction
with
No Agenda but Their Own Exhibit,  Decatur, GA, September 25, 2002. Jerry
Cullum, curator.
2001
Kansas City Art Institute Painting Department, Visiting Artist: Artist’s Talk, Kansas
City, MO. November 2001. Leeah Joo, Assistant Professor.
2000
University of Montana, Visiting Artist: Artist’s Talk, UC Gallery, Missoula, MT.
September 28, 2000.

E X I B I T I O N   R E V I E W S   a n d   C A T A L O G U E S  
2014
Crazyhorse, Dawn Hunter's painting Art Department is the cover of the journal's, fall
2014 issue, ISSN 0011-0841 College of Charleston, pp. 8 Editors’ Note.
2013
UAMO 2013, Playtime Catalog, Munich, Germany.
2012
Studio Visit Magazine, #20, Open Studios Press.
2011
“Day Job” N.F. Karlins, ARTNET, January 14, 2011:  click here.  
2011
"Day Job" Ken Johnson, The New York Times, Art & Design, January 20, 2011.
2011
"Day Job at The Drawing Center" Maura McGurk, Maura McGurk Blogspot, January
14, 2011:  click
here.
2010
“Inside Job,” Goings on About Town, The New Yorker, December 13, 2010, pp 12
2010
"Day Job at The Drawing Center” Robert Shuster, Village Voice, December 22,
2010.
2010
Day Job Exhibition Catalog, The Drawing Center, New York, NY.
2010
No beginning, middle, or end:  a journey through the art world with Savannah Spirit,
Lorenzo Dominguez, The Examiner, October 15, 2010: click
here.
2010
Photos by Savannah Spirit at the Six Degrees of Separation Opening, The
Examiner, October 15, 2010:  click
here.
2010
“Contemporary art exhibit a study in familiarity” Anthony Bannon, The Chautauquan
Daily.
2009
Hollingsworth Gallery, Catalogue of Exhibitions, Grand Opening and Change, pp.
32, 2009.
2009
Tamera Lenz Muente, “The Sensual and the Sensational,”  AEQAI, October 2009
Issue.
2009
Greater Cincinnati GLBT New Magazine, pp. 8, October 2009.
2009
Sherrie Negrea, ICView, “Art Work,” pp. 25, 2009 .
2009
Whitney Faber, THE ITHACAN, “Art explores fashion in society,” September 10,
2010.
2009
Jessie Cacciola, “Opening Tonight,” Gloves and Glass Blog Spot, September 3,
2009.
2009
Spectacle Spectacular:  Cautionary Tales and Other Stories Exhibition Catalog
featuring essay by Dr. Cheryl Kramer.  August 31-October 11, 2009.
2009
Paper Exhibitions Brochure, Curated by Leigh Craven, October 5-30, 2009.
2008
Tiffany Brand, Free Times, "Arts Institute Looks East," issue 21:39, September  
24-30, 2008.
2008
Jeffrey Day, The State, "Arts, glass creation inspires project blending art, poetry,"
pp. E, September 26, 2008.
2007
Jeffrey Day, The State, “Wonder of Art” ARTS W, pp. 9, August 31, 2008.
2007
Jeffrey Day, The State, “Arts Ahead, The A List, pp. E2, July 29, 2007.
2007
Mary Bentz Gilkerson, Free Times, “Who’s Subverting Whom”, pp. 28, August 8-14,
2007.
2007
Judit Trunkos, citypaper, “Misleading Appearance”, pp. August 29, 2007.
2007
Mary Bentz Gilkerson, Free Times, “Time, Space Key Themes in USC Faculty
Exhibit”, pp. 22, January 24-30, 2007.
2005
Jeffrey Day, The State, “Teacher/Artist”, The Arts, pp. E9, October 7, 2005.
2005
Jeffrey Day, The State, “Great Show”, Weekend, pp. E20, June 17, 2005.
2004
Rudy Zapf, You are Here; Art Happens, We’re There, “Stoking the Forges, The
Foundry Fires up Artist in St. Charles." November 2004.
2004
absolutearts.com, “Fabrications: Cat Chow, Anne Elizabeth, and Jill Ziccardi”.
October 2004.
2002
Catherine Fox, Atlanta Journal Constitution, “In Agnus Scott, Show Feminism and
Other Issues”, pp. Q 6, September 20, 2002.
2002
James D. Watts Jr., Tulsa World, Sketchbook, “ ‘Normal Beauty’ Exhibit Opens at
Living Arts” , pp. 1. March 7, 2002.
2001
Mark Hughes Cobb, The Tuscaloosa News, Life Features, "Still life in plastic: Art
Night at Kentuck will Feature Myriad Barbies," section C, pp. 1, March 1, 2001.
2000
Nell O'Briant Bednarz, Artlines, "Traveling Show Opens with 1-2-3 Punch," pp.1,
pp.4, Autumn 2000.
2000
Dawn Perkins. Montana Kaimin, Eye Spy, Arts & Entertainment, "Painting with
Barbie: Artist takes a critical eye to the nation's plastic sweetheart," pp. 6,
September 28, 2000.
2000
Artspirit Magazine, Corvallis Art Center's on-line publication. May, 2000.
1999
Suzan Thomas. The Independent, The Arts, "Psyche" exhibit provides artists with
freedom, pp. 10. October 8, 1999.
1998
Artspirit Magazine, Corvallis Art Center's on-line publication. October, 1998.
1994
Final Year Show Exhibition Catalog, Royal Academy Schools. pp. 32, pp. 55.
Summer, 1994.
1992
Painting and Printmaking, Kansas City Art Institute Catalog.
1991
Assemblage, Kansas City Art Institute Magazine. pp. 2. Fall, 1991.

E D U C A T I O N
1992
University of California, Davis, CA; Master of Fine Art
1990
Kansas City Art Institute, Bachelor of Fine Art.
1989
Yale Summer School of Art and Music, Norfolk, CT.

C U R R E N T    P R O F E S S I O N A L    A P P O I N T M E N T
2004-present
Associate Professor and Head of Foundations, School of Visual Art and Design,
University of South Carolina, Columbia,  SC 29208.
   
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