Curriculum Vitae

Lucia Volker


University of Utah     2008-2012 Bachelor of Fine Art Emphasis in Printmaking

Awards and Residencies

Studio Residency, The Ou Gallery, (Duncan, British Columbia) February 2018

Assets for Artists Studio Residency, MASS MoCA, (North Adams, MA) April 2017

Carmen Morten Christensen Scholarship 2010-2011 Academic Year, University of Utah, (Salt Lake City, UT)

Solo & Two Person Exhibitions

2018 Solo Show, Glass House, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2018 Temporary Solution,  2 two person show with Etsuko Kato, Art Access II, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2018 Patience, two person show with Jessie Donaldson, The Ou Gallery, (Duncan, British Columbia)

2017 Lucia Volker and Jason Blanford, Flight 64 Studio, (Portland, OR)

2016 Moore Art Projects, (Portland, OR)

2016 Searching For the Half Truths: Lucia Volker and Chloe Kendall, Flight 64 Studio, (Portland, OR)

2014 This Place, Lil’ Gallery, University of Utah, (Salt Lake City, UT)

Group Exhibitions

2019 FOUR, Red Fox, (Portland, OR)

2018 Phrases, Moore Art Project, (Portland, OR)

2018 Ink + Press, ANX Gallery, (Portland, OR)

2018 LOVE, Ford Gallery, (Portland, OR)

2017 Chapter, Moore Art Project (Portland, OR)

2017 Monster Drawing Rally, Portland Art Museum, (Portland, OR)

2017 Love in Print, Bite Studio, (Portland, OR)

2016 Passages, Moore Art Projects, (Portland, OR)

2016 Garden of Forking Paths, TRUST Collective, (Portland, OR)

2016 Abstract Catalyst , Verum Ultimum, (Portland, OR)

2016 Member’s Show,  Flight 64 Studio, (Portland, OR)

2016 Magnificent Maps, Art Link Contemporary, (Fort Wayne, IN)

2015 PaperWest, Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, (Salt Lake City, UT) Juror: Shelby Shadwell

2015 Right In Front of Your Eyes, IMPACT9, China Academy of Art, (Hangzhou, China) Additional locations include:

-2016 SGCI Conference, Northview Gallery, Portland Community College, Sylvania Campus, (Portland, OR)

2015 Yet-to-be-made-art Auction, Bronco Gallery, (Portland, OR)

2015 Collective Experience, Rio Gallery, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2015 Sincerely Yours, SLANT, (Dallas, TX)

2014 Communities:West (portfolio), Mid America Print Council 2014 Conference, (Detroit, MI) Additional locations include:

-2013 Rocky Mountain Print Alliance, (Salt Lake City, UT)

-2013 Special Collections University of Colorado, (Boulder, CO)

-2013 Special Collections St. Lawrence University, (Canton, NY)

2013 Public Gestures (portfolio) RMPA Symposium Exchange, University of Utah, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2013 Member’s Show, Saltgrass Printmakers, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2013 Taking Suggestions, Artistic Framing Co., (Salt Lake City, UT)

2013 Alt Press Fest, Salt Lake City Main Library, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2013 Printmaking Showcase, Alpine Art, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2012  Small Works Show, Kayo Gallery, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2012  Be There or Be Triangle, Rockwell Gallery, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2012  Navigating Currents (portfolio) Southern Graphics Council Membership Exchange, (New Orleans, LA)

Global Matrix III, traveling print exhibition shown at the following locations:

-2014 Central Michigan University Art Gallery, (Mount Pleasant, MI)

-2013 Galleries at Peeler
, Richard E. Peeler Art Center

, DePauw University, (Greencastle, IN)

-2012 Robert & Elaine Stein Galleries, Wright State University, (Dayton, OH)  

-2012 Clara Eagle Gallery, Murray State University, (Murray, KY)

-2012 Purdue University Galleries, (West Lafayette, IN)  

2011 Print Show, Alvin Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2011 Second Annual Student Show, Williams Fine Art, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2011 Box, Paper, Scissor Fundraiser, Kayo Gallery, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2011 Alternative Show, Art Space Commons, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2011 Equilibrium (portfolio) SGCI Membership Exchange, Washington University, (St Louis, MO)

2011 Directions (portfolio) Rocky Mountain Print Symposium, Boise State University, (Boise, ID)

2010 Small Works, Kayo Gallery, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2010 First Annual Invitational University of Utah Student Show, Williams Fine Art, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2010 Awaiting, Utah State Capitol, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2010 4x5, The Felt Building, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2010 Alternative Show, The Felt Building, (Salt Lake City, UT)

2010 Mark, Remarque (portfolio) SGCI Membership Exchange, Moore College of Art and Design, (Philadelphia, PA)

Permanent Collections

Purdue University Galleries, (West Lafayette, IN)

Zuckerman Museum of Art, Southern Graphics Council International Archive, Kennesaw State University, (Kennesaw, GA)

Commissions Commission paintings (2) Spruce Skin and Wax Shoppe, (Olympia, WA)

-painting was used for the background of the shoppe’s gift bags

Painting, private residence, (Salt Lake City, UT) February 2019

RUE, painting on canvas, (Portland, OR) January 2017

Bollywood Theater, 10 hand painted signs (Portland, OR) July 2016

Diptych painting, private residence, (Portland, OR) March 2015

Publications as Author OLY ARTS, staff writer (Olympia, WA) July 2018- present

Reflections on Ritual, Artslandia Magazine (Portland, OR) Aug 2018

Digital Materials and Mapping Within Contemporary Print, Volume 22

No 3-4 2014, Page 6, The Mid America Print Council Journal. 

Publications Studio Visit Magazine, Volume 41&42,  page 173, 2018

Volunteer Experience Flight 64 Studios, member, (Portland, OR) January 2015-October 2017

Saltgrass Printmakers, member, (Salt Lake City, UT) May 2012-July 2014

Related OLY ARTS, Staff Writer, (Olympia, WA) July 2018-present

Professional Experience CUAC Contemporary, Operations Manager, (Salt Lake City, UT)

January 2014-July 2014

CUAC Contemporary, Education Assistant, (Salt Lake City, UT)

October 2013-July 2014