Ilysia Brynne Van Deren

 

b. 1989 in Mesa, Arizona

Currently based in Seattle, Washington

ilysia.vanderen@gmail.com

 

Education

 

2012 - B.F.A. in Photomedia, University of Washington, Seattle

2010 - Studio Art Program, University of Washington Rome Center, Italy

 

Exhibitions & Installations

 

2016

light/dark Solo exhibition at Beats & Bohos, Seattle, WA

Trust Exercises Exhibition with Angel Sta. Teresa, Caffe Vita, Seattle, WA

 

2015

FLING! Pop-up Art Show Black Lodge, Seattle, WA

 

2014 

Are My Cracks Showing? NEPO 5k Don't Run 2014, Seattle, WA

selfie: here & now Columbia City Gallery's 9th Annual Juried Exhibit, Seattle, WA

 

2013

Interpersonal Group exhibition with Danielle Comeaux and Joana Stillwell, SOIL Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

Fuck Hot Art Wet City Pop-Up Gallery, Vancouver, BC

 

2012

Hullaballoon Seattle Storefronts Collaborative Installation with Danielle Comeaux, Joana Stillwell, and Yael Nov. Publix Hotel, Seattle, WA

Bouquet: Found or forgotten Paper Hammer Gallery, Seattle, WA

Long Shot 2012 PCNW Group Exhibition, Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, WA

How-To, University of Washington Bachelor of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA

 

2011

Present Group exhibition, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA. Juried by Marisa C. Sanchez, Assistant Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Seattle Art Museum 

Summer Juried Show Group exhibition, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA. Juried by Alison Milliman, founder of MadArt and member of the University of Washington School of Art Board and University of Washington Foundation

Surveil Exhibition with Yael Nov, Parnassus Cafe and Gallery, Seattle, WA

Regeneration Group exhibition, University of Washington Medical Center Skylight Gallery, Seattle, WA

Despite Our Better Judgement Group exhibition, University of Washington School of Art Student Gallery, Seattle, WA

Running Stitch Installation, University of Washington School of Art Student Gallery, Seattle, WA

 

2010

Doppio Group exhibition, Palazzo Pio, Rome, Italy

 

Press & Publications

IRIS Zine published by The Blush Room in collaboration with Violet Strays, 2016

NEPO 5k Don’t Run City Arts Online

Bricolage, University of Washington's Literary & Visual Arts Journal, Issue 32, 2014

 

Work Experience

January 2012 - August 2015, University of Washington Photomedia Lab, Photo Monitor

June 2011 - December 2011, Seattle Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs, Communications Intern