Elise Robison

eliserobison@gmail.com

website: sites.google.com/site/eliserobison/


Awards and Commissions:

2012 - Wargaski Art Production Grant

2012 - Soldier Mural, Captain Lovell Federal Health Care Center VA Hospital

2009 - School of the Art Institute of Chicago Alumni Calendar

2007 - Chicago Depart. of Cultural Affairs Community Arts Assistance Program Grant

2003 - Art Institute of Chicago Senior Fellowship Grant

2002 - Art Institute Achievement of Sculptural Excellence


Curator Projects:

2013 - Bike Winter Fashion Show IV - Sea House, Chicago, IL

2012 - Bike Winter Fashion Show III - Gala Gallery, Chicago, IL

2012 - Bike Winter Art Show XV - Gala Gallery, Chicago, IL

2011 - Bike Winter Fashion Show II - Urban Arts Society, Chicago, IL

2010 - Bike Winter Fashion Show I - Flat Iron Arts Building, Chicago, IL

2010 - Bike Winter Art Show VIII - Flat Iron Arts Building, Chicago, IL

2009 - Salute America - Flat Iron Arts Building, Chicago, IL


Exhibition History:

2013 - Bike Winter Art Show XVI - Ancien Cycles, Chicago, IL

2012 - Bike Winter Art Show XV - Gala Gallery, Chicago, IL

2009 - Salute America - Flat Iron Arts Building, Chicago, IL

2006 - Sculpture Show - Elastic Arts Foundation, Chicago, IL

2006 - Mighty Mini Show - Blue Line Studio, Chicago, IL

2004 - Modo Arts Bizar - Viaduct Theater, Chicago, IL


Education:

2012 Master Quilt Class Janesville Sewing Center, Janesville, WI

2003 BFA Fine Arts and Sculpture - Art Institute of Chicago, IL

1999 Arts Magnet High School Diploma - School of the Arts Winston-Salem, NC


Work History:

2010 to Present - Chateau Live/Work Artist Space, Co-founder and Manager, Chicago, IL

2004 to Present - Rapid Transit Cycleshop - Graphic Design, Chicago, IL

2001 to 2003 Flaxman Art Library - Library Assistant, Chicago, IL


Apprenticeships:

2011 to Present - Patchwork Farms, Chicago, IL

2012 to 2013 - Garfield Park Conservatory, Chicago, IL

2004 to 2006 - Petroff Studio - Chicago, IL

1996 to 2001 - Larson Porcelain Design Studio - Asheville, NC


Residencies:

2013 - Riverside Studios, Asheville, NC

2013 - Stone's Throw Urban Farm, Minneapolis, MN


Collaborations:

2013 to Present - The Solar System Band

2013 to Present - Mrs. Williams Memorial Community Garden, Chicago, IL

2012 to Present - Drawing Club, Chicago IL

2009 - TYK Charitable Pin-Up Calendar

2006 - Kite and Flag Day, Palmer Square Chicago, IL