GLORIA SHOWS
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EDUCATION      

2019             Ohio State University | Columbus, OH

Master of Fine Arts Candidate

Printmaking

2016             University of Central Oklahoma | Edmond, OK

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Minor in Art History

Printmaking and Painting

2012             Oklahoma City Community College | Oklahoma City, OK

Associate in Arts

2008            Moore Norman Technology Center | Norman, OK

Certificate of Publication, Graphic Design

 

RECENT EXHIBITIONS        

2019

Connect:Collect | Hulsey Gallery, Oklahoma City University, OK.

Ex:perimental; Punctu[a]tion | Urban Arts Space, Columbus, OH

Ingrained: Large Scale Woodcut Prints | Carnegie Gallery, Columbus, OH

2018

Big Ink | Phoenix Rising Print Cooperative, Columbus, OH

*Mural at the Monarch Waystation, 934Fest | 934 Gallery, Columbus, OH

Making Your Mark | Print Exchange Exhibition, Leslie Powell Gallery, Lawton, OK Press Gallery, Artspace at Untitled, Oklahoma City, OK; Ponca City Art Center, Ponca City, OK; University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; Graceful Arts Gallery, Alva, OK; Leslie Powell Foundation, Lawton, OK; Goddard Art Center, Ardmore, OK; Artist of the Arbuckles’ Jean Carr Gallery, Sulphur, OK.

2017

Coda | Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Making Art is a Mistake | Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

THIS IS NOW | Roy G Biv, Columbus, OH. Curated by Mabi Ponce de León, April Sunami and Marshall Shorts.

Making Your Mark: A Printmaking Exchange Portfolio with the Oklahoma Printmaking Network | [Artspace] at Untitled, Oklahoma City, OK

2016

bARTer | Current Studios, Oklahoma City, OK

12x12 | Science Museum Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK

*First Friday Art Walk | Solo Exhibition, Graceful Arts Gallery, Alva, OK

Fringe, Women Artists of OK Exhibition | Graphite, Oklahoma City, OK

Momentum OKC | Spotlight Artist, The Plow, Oklahoma City, OK

Curated by Trent Lawson (Artist, Chief preparator at OKCMOA, Oklahoma City, OK), Katherine Shotick (Curator, OKCMOA, Oklahoma City, OK)

Spotlight Preview | Graphite, Oklahoma City, OK

*Artist of the Month | Coffee Slingers, Oklahoma City, OK


2015

This Christmas I Gave You My Art | Oklahoma City, OK

Print, Print, Boom Festival | Norman, OK Curated by Eric Piper, Dope Chapel Gallery, Norman, OK

Fall Juried Art Show | The Barn, Oklahoma City, OK Curated by Lisa Jean Allswede (Artist, Owner of Project Box Gallery)

Red Dot | Annual Fundraiser Exhibition, Individual Artists of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK

Fierce Punch: a Street Fighter Art Show | 51st Street Speakeasy, Oklahoma City, OK

Momentum: Art Doesn’t Stand Still | Living Arts Gallery, Tulsa, OK

Curated by America Meredith (Artist; Independent curator; Associate Publisher, Noksi Press) and Mary Kathryn Moeller (Emerging Curator)

Momentum Satellite Exhibition | Mainline Gallery, Tulsa, OK. Curated by Mary Kathryn Moeller.

Exquisite Corpse Mixology | [Artspace] at Untitled, Oklahoma City, OK

24/7 Art Exhibition | The Project Box, Oklahoma City, OK

Elaborate Collaborate | Individual Artists of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK

Curated by Romy Owens (Independent Artist and Curator), and Kelsey Karper (Associate Director, Oklahoma Visual Artist Coalition)

The Nursery Celebrates Birth | The Nursery, Oklahoma City, OK

University of Central Oklahoma Senior Exhibition | Istvan Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK

Be My Valentine x4 | The Nursery, Oklahoma City, OK

 

PRINT EXCHANGE PORTFOLIOS

Texchange | Organized by Southern Graphics Council International.

Connect:Collect |
Organized by Emma Dilfani and Alexa Goetzinger

(Un)necessary Duplicates, Volume 8 | Organized by Meghan O’Connor.
Exhibited at Albany Public Library, Laramie, WY; Mayflower Mobile Gallery, Omaha, NE

Big Ten Print Exchange | Organized by John McCaughey

Homeward | Organized by Michael Litzau
Exhibited at Texas A&M University, Kingsville, TX; University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, OK

Making Your Mark | Organized by Theresa Riemer and Laurence Myers Reese, Oklahoma Printmaking Network.
Exhibited at [Artspace] at Untitled, Oklahoma City, OK; Ponca City Art Center, OK; University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; Graceful Arts Gallery, Alva, OK; Leslie Powell Foundation, Lawton, OK; Goddard Art Center, Ardmore, OK; and Artists of the Arbuckles’ Jean Carr Gallery, Sulphur, OK.

GRANTS/AWARDS

2016-2019    Graduate Assistant | Department of Art,

                    Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

2017             Best in Traditional Techniques | Juror Catherine Prose,

Oklahoma Printmaking Network Exchange Portfolio

2016             Artist in Residence | Northwestern Oklahoma State University, Alva, OK

2015             Momentum Spotlight Artist Award | Oklahoma City, OK

 

SERVICE

2018

Wall Drawing #931, Sol Lewitt

Assistant Draftsperson, Pomerene Hall, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

2016-2019

Graduate Assistant | The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Beginning Drawing

2D Design Foundations

Printmaking: Relief and Intaglio

TRAINING

Adobe Creative Suite (Software)

Epilog Laser (Hardware)

BOSSLASER (Hardware)

AFFILIATIONS

Filipino American Artist Directory | Member (2019)
Southern Graphics International Council | Member (2016-Present)
Mid America Print Council | Member (2016-Present)
Oklahoma Printmaking Network | Member (2015-2018)