LINDSEY DUNNAGAN
Fort Worth, TX

•Email: Lindsey.Dunnagan@gmail.com

•Website: lindseyDunnagan.com

EDUCATION
2015

•MA, Art History Concentration, Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX. 2014 •MFA, Visual Arts Painting and Drawing Concentration, Sculpture
Minor, Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX.
2007

•BED Architecture, Business Minor, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX (Cum Laude).

AWARDS / GRANTS
2015

•Puffin Foundation LTD. Grant (art installation), Teaneck, NJ.
•Nasher Microgrant Finalist, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX.
•CADD FUNd Finalist, Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas, Dallas, TX.
•Hunting Art Prize Finalist, historically the most generous annual award in North America for painting and drawing.
•The Book as Art, Third Place for artist book Wax Chrysalis.
2014

•Voertman’s Student Exhibition, First Place for artwork Transient Self.

•Hunting Art Prize Finalist
•Artists’ Book Competition and Biennial Exhibition, Second Place for the artist book Mapping The Intangible.
2013

•Hunting Art Prize Finalist.
2012

•Watercolor USA, Cash Award for artwork Utility Pole 2.
2011

•VAST 125-Mile Exhibition, Second Place for artwork Tower.
2010

•Young Artists of Texas Exhibition, First Place for artwork Liquid Shadows.

RESIDENCIES
2015

•Nationstar Artist Residency, Dallas, TX.
2014

•Crooked Tree Artist Residency, Good Heart, MI.

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015

•Alchemy of Memory, Monterey Peninsula College Art Gallery, Monterey Peninsula College, Monterey, CA
2014

• Mapping the Intangible, Semans Gallery, Durham Arts Council, Durham, NC

•Mapping the Intangible, Fort Worth Library Gallery, Fort Worth, TX
2013

•Mapping New Worlds, Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport, TX
2012

•Mapping New Worlds, Texas Woman’s University’s 010 Gallery, Denton, TX

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015

•The Book as Art International, The Gallery at The Art Institute of Atlanta, Decatur Arts Alliance, Decatur, GA. Jurors: Margot Ecke (Internationally Acclaimed Book Artist), Arlyn Ende (Director of the University of the South Art Gallery), and Jeff Rathermel (Mixed Media Artist).
•“Face It” International Juried Exhibition, OnSite: Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY. Juror: Annette Rose-Shapiro (Managing editor of ART News).
•Beyond Words: Contemporary Book Art Exhibition, Foothills Art Center, Golden, CO. Juror: Alicia Bailey (Owner and Director of The Abecedarian Gallery).
•Arts in Harmony 2015 International Show, Arts Alliance Gallery, Elk River, MN. 
•Icebreaker 6, Ice Cube Gallery, Denver, CO. Juror: Lauren Wright (Swedish Institute) Curt Pederson (Curator of Exhibits and Collections at the American) Curator and Artistic Director for the Biennial of the Americas, former curator at Turner Contemporary in Margate, UK).
2014

•The Best, Red Arrow Contemporary, Dallas, TX.
•Artists’ Book Competition and Biennial Exhibition, Willis Library Forum, Denton, TX. Jurors: Andrew DeCaen (Assistant Art Professor at UNT), Lari Gibbons (Associate Art Professor at UNT), and Morgan Gieringer (Head of UNT Libraries Archives & Rare Books).
•17th International Open, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL. Juror: Myra Greene (Associate Professor of Photography at Columbia College in Chicago)
2013

•MFA National Competition, First Street Gallery, New York, NY. Juror: Phong Bui (Critic, teacher, independent curator and co-founder, editor and publisher of The Brooklyn Rail). 

VAST National, Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX. Juror: James R. Pace (Art Professor at the University of Texas at Tyler). 

Voertmans Student Exhibition, Texas Woman’s University’s Fine Arts Gallery, Denton, TX. Juror: Andrea Karnes (Curator at Museum of Modern Art in Fort Worth). 

Waterworks National Competition and Exhibition, Palo Alto, CA. Juror: Christopher Schink (Artist and Author for magazines such as The American Artist).

The Goddard Center 43rd Annual Juried Exhibition, Goddard Art Center, Ardmore, OK. Juror: Joy Reed Belt (Owner and Director of JRB Art at The Elms).
Watercolor USA 2012, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO. Juror: Miranda Lash (Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the New Orleans Museum of Art).
Rising Eyes of Texas, Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport, TX. Juror:Colette Copeland (Multimedia Artist and Writer for Glasstire and Afterimage).
2011

•Fresh Meat, 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX. Jurors: Cris Worley (Director of CrisWorley Fine Arts) and Erick Swensen (Dallas-Based Artist).
2009

•A Tribute to Morocco, Café Clock, Fes, Morocco. Voertman’s Student Exhibition, Texas Woman’s University’s Fine Arts Gallery, Denton, TX. Juror: Shannon Goff (Renown Sculpture and Drawer) 

Rising Eyes of Texas, Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport, TX. Juror: Risa Puleo (Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art at the Blanton Museum of Art in Austin, TX).
Alliance Exhibition, Texas Woman’s University’s Fine Arts Gallery, Denton, TX. Juror: Danette Dufilho (Assistant Director of Conduit Gallery).
2010
•Young Artists of Texas Art Show, Texas Capital Building, Austin, TX.

COLLECTIONS
University Art Collection, University of North Texas, Denton, TX. (2 paintings). University Art Collection, Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX. (7 paintings). Resident Artist Collection, Nationstar Mortgaging Company, Dallas, TX. (4 artworks).

PUBLICATIONS
2015

•New American Paintings. No. 120, West Issue. Ed. Steven T. Zevitas. Boston: The Open Studios Press, 2015. p. 22-25. Print.
•Dunnagan, Lindsey. “Mythic Themes from the Nibelungenlied, Sturluson’s The Prose Edda, and Wagner’s Ring of the Nibelungs Made Contemporary in Anselm Kiefer’s Artworks.” MA Thesis. Texas Woman’s University, Denton, 2015. Print.
2014

•DeLeon, Jessica. “Art With a Touch of Science.” UNT In House 19 Dec. Web.
•Russell, Marissa Erin, ed. “Mapping the Intangible: Lindsey Dunnagan.” The Daedalian 2014, Cover, p. 20-21. Print.
•Olson, Matt. “Lindsey Dunnagan.” The Lasso 29 Jan 2014: Vol. 101 No.2, Cover, p.6-7. Print.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2014 – Present Adjunct Instructor, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX.

• Drawing 1
• Design and Color
2014 Adjunct Instructor, Tarrant County College, Fort Worth, TX.
• The Art of Watercolor
2012 – 2014 Graduate Teaching Assistant, Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX (Instructor of Record).

• The Art of Watercolor

LECTURES / WORKSHOPS / SHOWS JURIED
2015

•Juror, “2015 Fall Art Show.” Midland Art Association and Midland College. Midland, TX.
•Visiting Artist Workshop, “Identity Mapping.” Midland College, Midland, TX.
•Visiting Artist Workshop, “The Wonders of Watercolor.” Open Ground Studios, Monterey, CA.
2014

•Visiting Artist Workshop, “The Art of Watercolor.” Durham Arts Council, Durham, NC.

•Coffee at Ten Lectures, “Mapping the Intangible.” Crooked Tree Artist Center, Petoskey, MI.
2013

•Arts and Science Symposium, “Mapping The Intangible.” Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX.

GALLERY REPRESENTATION
Carneal Simmons Contemporary, Dallas, TX.

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
2015

•“Art For Advocacy”, Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center, Dallas TX. Donated painting “Take it With You” to support the art therapy program and life- changing services at DCAC.

SCHOLARSHIPS
2013

•Virginia Chandler Dykes Leadership Award • International Education Scholarship
•Kobler Visual Arts Scholarship.
2012

•Rowena Caldwell Elkin Memorial Scholarship

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
2013 – Present, College Art Association
2012 – 2014, Watercolor USA Honor Society Member. 2011 – 2014, Golden Key Honor Society Service Leader Aug. 2013 - 2014

RELATED EXPERIENCE
2014

•Visitor Services Associate, The Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, TX.
2010

•Public Relations Photography Intern, The Modern Art Museum in Fort Worth, TX.

2007 – 2009 Artisan Business Development Volunteer, US Peace Corps, Azilal, Morocco. 

Lindsey Dunnagan​​


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