EVELYN DONNELLY
CV

Born in Lansing Michigan, lives and works in Seattle and New York.

Education

University of California, San Diego
Master of Fine Arts
San Diego, CA

Bard College
Bachelor of Arts,
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

Awards and Fellowships

2017 Pioneer Works Visual Artist Residency, Brooklyn, NY
2014 Dinning & Main Fellowship, Confuse the Cat, Banff Center for the Arts, Banff, Canada
2014 Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Process Space, The Bureau for the Future of Choreography, New York, NY
2012 Revisiting Judson Church 50 Years Later, Movement Research in Residence: The Bureau for the Future of Choreography, New Museum, New York, NY
2012 Samband Íslenskra Myndlistarmanna, Reykjavik, Iceland
2012 John M. Hartigan Endowed Fellowship:Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, CO
2011 Singleton Fellowship, Soiree Retreat: A bit of a Chekhovian Situation, Banff Center for the Arts, Banff, Canada
2011 Art Students League of New York: Vytlacil AIR Program Fellowship, Sparkill, NY
2010 Clowes Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2006 New Wave Residency Grant, Sushi Center for the Performing Arts: La Jolla, CA
2006 Russel Grant, University of California, San Diego: San Diego CA

Solo Exhibitions

2014 Magic Show, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s Newfoundland, Canada
2008 Another Dimension, MFA Thesis, Marcuse Gallery, UCSD, San Diego CA

Select Group Exhibitions

2016 A Group of Fish and Other Schools, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson NY
2016 Playing Favorites, Wayfarers, Brooklyn NY
2012 Something like a Braid, Kling&Bang, Reykjavík Iceland
2012 Visual High, Patton-Malott Gallery, Snowmass Village CO
2011 Soiree Retreat Studios, Other Gallery, Banff Center for the Arts, Canada
2008 From Panic to Power!, curator: Brian Bress, Angstrom Gallery, Los Angeles CA
2007 MFA @ the Egyptian, curator: Stephen Hepworth, University Art Gallery, San Diego CA
2007 Darin Klein’s Los Angeles table, NYBookArt Fair, New York NY
2007 Zine’land, Hammer Museum of Art, Los Angeles CA
2007 Origin is the Goal, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles CA
2006 GLAMFA, University of California Long Beach, Long Beach CA
2006 Dolphins of San Onofre, curator: Malik Gaines, Compact/space, Los Angeles CA
2005 Southern Exposure, curator: Patterson Beckwith, UCLA Wright Gallery, Los Angeles CA
2005 Outerspace: Sixth college, curator: Amy Adler, University of California San Diego CA
2005 Whoever Sees this Will Live Forever, Compact/Space, Los Angeles CA
2005 Que traes, curator: Bill Kelley Jr. with Marcos Erre, Estacion Tijuana Mexico
2003 Northwest Annual, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle WA
2001 Beyond the Center, Center for Curatorial Studies at UBS, Redhook NY

Select Performances with Installations

2017 The Bureau for the Future of Choreography: Artist’s Studio, Art at Work @ Kampnagel, Hamburg, Germany
2017 The Bureau for the Future of Choreography: 1776 and US in the US, Gibney Dance Center, New York, NY
2017 The Bureau for the Future of Choreography: US in the US, American Realness, Abrons Arts Center, New York, NY
2016 Score for a Lecture, The Bureau for the Future of Choreography, American Realness, Abrons Arts Center NY
2016 Pile of Rags, (invited by Moriah Evans) Dance Roulette, Roulette New York NY
2014 The Bureau for the Future of Choreography:Flowchart Project, Tanzplattform @ Kampnagel, Hamburg Germany
2014 Outof Into:Stuff, (costumes,set, and dramaturgical input Moriah Evans & Sarah Percival), American Realness, Abrons Arts Center, New York NY
2013 Forced Perspective, (sound design for Kyli Kleven) Center for Performance Research, Brooklyn NY
2013 The Bureau for the Future of Choreography:Flowchart Project, American Realness, Abrons Arts Center, New York NY
2012 MR residence presents: The Bureau for the Future of Choreography, The New Museum, New York NY
2012 AUNTS: Chasama, The Bureau for the Future of Choreography, Chasama New York NY
2012 Studies Project:History of Dance Flowcharts The Bureau for the Future of Choreography,Movement Research Festival, W 86 St Church, New York NY
2012 Out of and Into (8/8): Stuff, (with Moriah Evans & Sarah Beth Percival), Theatre de L’Usine, Geneve Switzerland
2011 Throw: The Bureau for the Future of Choreography, Chocolate Factory, NewYork NY
2011 Kindness, Telus Studios, Banff Center for the Arts, Canada
2011 AUNTS:regular, The Bureau for the Future of Choreography, Secret Works Loft, Brooklyn NY
2011 Soiree TV, Rice Studio, Banff Center for the Arts, Banff Canada
2011 Desire Dances, (The BFC), Judson Church Dance Theater, New York NY
2009 Evie D. and the Peanut Butter Boys, Echo Curio, Los Angeles CA
2009 Herd of Horses, Spring Music Festival, Conrad Prebys Music Center Black Box Theater UCSD, La Jolla CA
2006 Where: Sundown Salon, curator:Amy Adler & Fritz Haeg, Los Angeles

Speaking Engagements

2017 Interview, Clocktower Radio, Brooklyn, NY
2017 Reading, Critical Practices Inc.:The Culture Club, Brooklyn, NY
2015 Neither Bell nor Knocker, Reading at Rongwrong, Amsterdam Netherlands
2015 Fulltopia Workshop with de Toren, for Francisco Camacho’s Fulltopia.com project, Welfare State, M HKA, Antwerp, Belgium
2014 On Performance, with Pam Hall, Kailey Bryant, Mary McDonald, The Rooms, St.John’s Newfoundland Canada
2012 Re:New Re:Play, The Bureau for the Future of Choreography, New Museum, New York NY
2011 Introduction for Francisco Camacho, Banff Center for the Arts, Canada

Collections

Útúrdúr Reykjavik, Iceland
Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, CO

Publications

MR Performance Journal, Lauren Baskt, “Tom Brazil”, #48, photographs, 2015
MR Performance Journal, Buck Wanner, Susan Kraft, “NYPL Performance Histories” photographs. 2014
BookMachine, with Hildigunnur Birgisdottir, Kling og Bang 2012
Swedish Dance History II, Mårten Spångberg 2012
Sundown Salon a Unfolding Archive, essay and photos. Fritz Haeg, Evil Twin Press 2009
3 books of drawings, self-published for Hammer Museum and NYBook Art Fair 2007
Another Dimension, MFA Thesis catalogue, University of California, San Diego 2008

Bibliography

Alastair Macaulay, “Kitch Dressed up in Avant-Garde Clothing”, photo & review, NYTimes. 2014
Gia Kourlas, “Best Dance of 2013”, photo review. TimeOut NY. 2013
Main Sander Holzman, “Flowchart Project”, interview. American Realness, online video. 2013
Catherine Damman, “Contingent Views: Dance at the Kitchen”. Art in America. 2013
Katrín Inga Jónsdóttir Hjördisardóttir, “BookMachine”, interview. Contemporary.is, online publication. 2012
Meghan Brosnan, “Artist Profiles: Anderson Ranch”, blog, online publication. 2012
Fabian Cereijido, catalogue, University of California San Diego. 2008
Stephen Hepworth, exhibition catalogue, University of California, San Diego.2007
Darin Klein, ‘Zineland, catalogue, Hammer Museum Publications. 2007
Darin Klein, Origin is the Goal, commissioned publication, LACE Publications. 2007
Patterson Beckwith, Southern Exposure, exhibition catalogue, UCLA Press. 2005

Teaching

Adjunct Professor
2016
Hudson County Community College
Jersey City, NJ
Courses include:
Print Design, Intro to Computing in the Arts

Instructor and Teaching Assistant of MMW Writing Program
2008 – 2010
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, CA
Instructs critical thinking and writing skills to 30-60 students weekly
6-quarter world-history writing sequence

Teaching Assistant of Fine Arts
2004 – 2009
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, CA
Courses include:
New Media (Brett Stalbaum), Digitial Imaging and Interactivity (Naomi Spellman), Performance (Ricardo Dominguez), Photography (Ruth Wallen), Sculpture (Jennifer Pastor), Art History:Modernization of China &Japan (Norman Bryson)

Related

Art Handler/Installer
2014-2017
Center for Curatorial Studies and Hessel Museum, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Bard Graduate Center: Decorative Arts, Design History, Material Culture New York, NY

Digital & Wet Darkroom Supervisor
2002-2005
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, CA
PCNW, Seattle WA
Bard College Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

Curatorial

2016 Co-Curator with Dana Gentile, invited by Benjamin Austin for his exhibition:“A Group of Fish and Other Schools”, select works from the Marieluise Hessel Collection, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
2011 Artist Lecture Series, Vytlacil AIR Program 2011, Sparkill, NY
2007 Fundraiser and Organizer, UCSD Spring Music Festival Event, La Jolla, CA
2005 Steering Committee Member, Where: Sixth College UCSD, La Jolla, CA
2004 Visiting Artist Committee, UCSD, La Jolla, CA

Affiliations

TomAndersonProductions, Miami Record Label
The Bureau for the Future of Choreography