Kris Iden

  • Selected Works

    A second, a pearl (2), 2013
    Multiple plate color intaglio, edition 6
    19.5 x 17.5″

    the world is round, 2009/10
    From a series of 15 with text by Gertrude Stein
    Intaglio print
    8.5 x 12

    the world is round, 2009/10
    From a series of 15 with text by Gertrude Stein
    Intaglio print
    8.5 x 12

    the world is round (how many trees), 2009/10
    From a series of 15 with text by Gertrude Stein
    Intaglio print
    8.5 x 12

  • Previous Exhibitions

    Twenty!
    LYDM Turns 20 in 2015
    9 January – 1 February 2015
    http://www.lesyeuxdumonde.com/previous/2015/twenty/home.html

    New Vistas
    Isabelle Abbot, Karen Blair, Janet Bruce, Kris Iden, Susan Murphy
    31 March – 6 May 2012
    Exhibition page

  • Curriculum Vitae

    Selected Solo Exhibitions
    2018 Pelago d’aria, Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA
    2015-16 Enumeration, Pauley Center, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
    2014 Cadence, Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins University, Roanoke, VA
    2012 Distance Beckons Distance, Mclean Project for the Arts, Mclean, VA
    2011 Select works from Movement in Plants, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD
    2010 Flora, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Richmond, VA
    2009 Flora, Kunstgalerie am Weissen Hirsch, Dresden, Germany
    2008 Movement in Plants, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
    2006 This Whole Experiment of Green, Bridgewater College, Bridgewater, VA
    2005 New Work, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
    2002 Reviewing Matters, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
    2001 Romantic Matter and Other Theories, Main Art Gallery, Richmond, VA
    1999 Recent Work, Augusta County Medical Center, Fishersville, VA
    1998 Recent Work: Prints and Drawings, Woodberry Forest School, Orange, VA

    Selected Group Exhibitions
    2015 Twenty! LYDM Turns 20, Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA
    2012 New Vistas, Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA
    2011 Pushing Boundaries: Art as Metaphor in Love and War, Linden Row Inn, 1708 Gallery Satellite Space, Richmond, VA
    2010 In the Beginning, Chroma Projects Art Laboratory, Charlottesville, VA
    2007 Festtafel-Kunstlerinnenrunde /I, Kreative Werkstatt eV. Dresden Germany and Galerie Design, Wroslaw, Poland
    2006 5th Annual Korean/American Exchange, Daegu Culture and Art Center, Daegu City, Korea
    2005 Show Girls, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
    2004 One/Off Printmakers, Flippo Gallery, Randolph Macon College, Ashland, VA
    2004 Meridian / Meridien, ONE / OFF Printmakers, Atelier Circulaire, Montreal, Quebec
    2003 Her Mark: Date Book Release and Exhibition, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
    2003 ONE/OFF 20th Anniversary Exhibition, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Studio School, Richmond, VA
    2000 ONE/OFF To Peru, ICPNA, Lima, Peru
    2000 Work Now: Richmond/New York/Washington DC, Artists’ Museum, Washington DC
    1999 ONE/OFF, Galleria SL Punto A, Milano, Italy
    1997 Print Invitational, Longwood College Gallery, Farmville, VA

    Selected Collections
    Hollins University
    Martha Jefferson Hospital
    Mary Baldwin College
    Media General, Inc.
    Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
    Owens & Minor Corporation
    Capital One Corporation
    Jack Blanton Collection at Longwood Center for the Visual Arts

    Residencies and Awards
    2008 6-week art residency with stipend, Denkmalschmiede Höfgen, Germany
    2008 Drawings selected to accompany award winning short story Laika, by Fabian Martinez, Published by Cajasol Fundación, Seville, Spain
    2005/10 Art Residency Fellowship, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, Virginia
    2000 Virginia Museum Professional Fellowship, Richmond, Virginia
    1996 Juror’s Award, Paintings From the Piedmont: Juried Regional Exhibit, Daily Progress Building, Charlottesville, Virginia
    1995 Juror’s Award, Select: A Regional Exhibit, Sawhill Gallery, Harrisonburg, Virginia
    1989-90 Painting and Printmaking Grant, Master of Fine Arts Program, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia

    Lectures & Presentations
    Flourishing in the Creative Process, Virginia Art Education Association Conference
    Talking with Children about Art, Richmond Area Mensa Family Association & Richmond Area Directors of Preschools
    Visiting Artist Lecture and Workshop, Eleanor D. Wilson Museum Hollins University, Roanoke, Virginia
    Visiting Artist Presentataion, Bauhaus-Universität , Weimar Germany
    The Language of Print, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Office of Statewide Programs
    Collecting and Caring for the Fine Art Print, Friends of the Studio School Collectors Society, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
    The Changing Role of the Contemporary Print after 1965, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Speakers on the Arts lecture series.
    Historical and Technical Developments in Fine Art Printmaking, The Virginia Association of Independent Schools
    Fine Art Printmaking: Materials, Process, and Techniques, Mary Baldwin College Summer Programs
    Artist Lecture and Workshops, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Office of Statewide Programs
    Visiting Artist Presentation, Longwood University, Farmville Virginia

    Education
    Master of Fine Arts, Printmaking, 1991 Virginia Commonwealth University
    Bachelor of Fine Arts, Printmaking and Painting, 1988 Virginia Commonwealth University

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