Silvie Deutsch

b. 1987 Santa Cruz, CA

 

EDUCATION

2015            University of California, Irvine, CA. MFA: Art

2009            Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT. B.A. High Honors: Art Studio/Sculpture

2007             Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI. Summer Studies: Painting

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017             PLAY, Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, CA

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016             Now Trending, Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, CA

2015             REVERB: Past | Present | Future, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA

2015             62 Miles of Girl Talk, Contemporary Arts Center, Claire Trevor School of the Arts, Irvine, CA

2014             Pardon My Condition, Raymond Gallery, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

2014             Intimate Immensity, Prospect 3 Satellite Project, New Orleans, LA

2014             Nets: Weaving Webs in Art, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany

2014             Beyond Structure, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2014             MFA 2nd Year Show, University Art Gallery, Claire Trevor School of the Arts, Irvine, CA

2014             A Different Engine, Experimental Media Performance Lab, Claire Trevor School of the Arts, Irvine, CA

2011             Amending, Prospect 2 Satellite Project, New Orleans, LA

 

FELLOWSHIPS, GRANTS & RESIDENCIES

2016                   Beverly G. Alpay Scholarship, Palos Verdes, CA

2015                   UCIRA Graduate Arts Grant Recipient, University of California Institute for Research in the Arts, Santa Barbara, CA

2013, 14, 15       Graduate Research and Travel Grant, Claire Trevor School of the Arts, Irvine, CA

2013-14             UCIRA Mini Grant Recipient, University of California Institute for Research in the Arts, Santa Barbara, CA

2013-14             Medici Scholar, Claire Trevor School of the Arts, Irvine, CA

2011                   Artist-In-Residence, Appendix Project Space, Portland, OR

2010                   Post-Graduate Apprentice, Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA

2009-10             Costume Fellow, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Berkeley, CA

2009                   Elizabeth Verveer Tishler Prize, Outstanding Senior Thesis Exhibition

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2016-Present       Director of Visual Art, de Toledo High School, West Hills, CA

2015-16               Instructor (Animation), Ghetto Film School, Los Angeles, CA

2015                    Lecturer (Sculpture), Department of Art, Claire Trevor School of the Arts, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA

2015                    Instructor (Sculpture), Summer Academies in the Arts, Claire Trevor School of the Arts, Irvine, CA

2014                    Teaching Associate (Sculpture), Claire Trevor School of the Arts, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA

2014                    Special Effects Unit, Ad Inexplorata, Trumbull Studios, Berkshires, MA

2013-14               Teaching Assistant (Sculpture / Contemporary Art and Visual Culture), Claire Trevor School of the Arts, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA

2012                    Teacher (Set Design), The Urban School, San Francisco, CA

2011-12               Set and Production Designer, Tontlawald, The Cutting Ball Theater, San Francisco, CA

2008-09               Teaching Assistant (Drawing), Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

2008                    Studio Assistant (Artist Anne Wilson), School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY / PRINT MEDIA

2014                   Anette Hüsch, editor, Nets: Weaving Webs in Art (Kiel, Germany: Kunsthalle zu Kiel, 2014)

2016                   Harriette Richards, "Gods and Kings," Vestoj Magazine,  2016

 

PRESS

Silvie Deutsch and Justin Favela.Visual Art Source, June 1, 2017

Go ahead and touch the art in the Palos Verdes Art Center’s ‘Play’ installation. The Daily Breeze, June 19, 2017

 

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