KELLY POPOFF

kellypopoff@gmail.com

kellypopoff.org

KELLY POPOFF

kellypopoff@gmail.com

kellypopoff.org

Born 1972, Akron, Ohio Lives and works in Greenfield, MA

EDUCATION

2001 MFA The University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, NC - Painting

1995 BFA Miami University, Oxford, Ohio – Painting and Ceramics

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016O Children, Herter Gallery, The University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

2014  Rock on Doily, Augusta Savage Gallery, The University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

2013  The Fiction of Science, Mazmanian Gallery, Framingham State University, Framingham, MA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 Works on Paper – 2016, The Long Beach Island Foundation of Arts and Sciences, curated by Carter E. Foster, Steven and Ann Ames Curator of Drawing at the Whitney Museum of American Art

2016 Open Call NNE (North-Northeast) 2016, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, curated by Richard Klein (director of The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum), Brattleboro, VT

2012 Amherst Biennial, Amherst, MA

2011 Drawing Resurfaced, Purdue University, Purdue University Gallery

2010 Third Coast National, curated by Trenton Doyle Hancock at KSpace Contemporary, Corpus Christi, TX

2010 Love or Something Like Love, Lexington Arts Council, Lexington, KY

2010 Withdrawn: Contemporary International Drawing Exhibition at The Drawing Room, Budapest, Hungary

2009 Drawing Discourse: an annual exhibition of Contemporary Drawing, group exhibition curated by Deborah Rockman at The University of North Carolina –Asheville’s Tucker Cooke Gallery, Asheville, NC

2008 Dialogues: A Series of Group Exhibitions, Open Forums and Panel Discussions (Painting Segment), group exhibition curated by Lain York at Zeitgeist Gallery, Nashville, TN

GRANTS/ AWARDS /HONORS

2017 Vermont Studio Center Fellowship and residency

2017 Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, The Artist’s Resource Trust Grant

2016 Sustainable Arts Foundation Promise Award

2016 Finalist Award, Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Fellowship in Painting

2015  The Vermont Studio Center Artist Grant

2014  Short-listed for 100 Painters of Tomorrow, Thames and Hudson / Kurt Beers

2013  Vermont Studio Center Artist Grant

2012  Dave Bown Projects – 5th Semiannual Competition

2004  Individual Artist Fellowship, Greater Columbus Arts Council, Columbus, OH

2002  Emerging Artist Grant, Durham Arts Council, Durham, NC

ARTIST REGISTRIES

2010 – present  The Drawing Center, New York, NY