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Christopher Kane Taylor
christopherkanetaylor@gmail.com
www.christopherkanetaylor.com
@christopherkanetaylor

Education
Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
MFA, 2006
Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
Post Baccalaureate Certificate, 2003
Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
BFA, 2002
Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT, Australia
Study Abroad, 2000-2001

Professional Experience
Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona
Lecturer, Beasley Art Gallery Coordinator, Painting Faculty, 2008 to present
Satellite Contemporary, Las Vegas, NV
Co-Owner, Curator and Founder, 2014 to 2016
National Arts Strategies, Alexandria, VA
Creative Communities Fellowship, 2015 to 2016
Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL
Associate Artist Residency #164, Master Artist Joan Snyder, 2017
Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL
Associate Artist Residency #156, Master Artist Suzanne McClelland, 2015
Coconino Center for the Arts, Flagstaff, AZ
Arts Advisory Council, 2013 to Present
Hozhoni Foundation, Flagstaff, AZ
Volunteer, 2009 to Present
CAA Regional Exhibition Coordinator, Boston, MA
MFA Drawing, Massachusetts College of Art, Student Life Gallery, 2006

Group Shows List
2018 - “Introductions 2018”, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY Curated by Enrico Gomez
2017 - “Text & Image”, Site: Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY
2017 - “When Language Meets Art”, LHUCA, Lubbock, TX
2016 - “I See a Rib”, Curated by John O’Connor, Collaborator, Hozhoni, Flagstaff, AZ
2016 - “Aphasia: Neurological Disorder in Text and Image” Curator/Artist/Collaborator, Riles
Building, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
2016 - “Reentry”, Leisure Gallery, Denver, Colorado.
2015 - “Vegas Session” Curator/Artist, three person show Erik Den Breejen, Joe Wardwell, Christopher
Kane Taylor, Satellite Contemporary, Las Vegas, NV
2014 - “25th Annual Juried Show 2014”, Contemporary Arts Center, Las Vegas, NV
2014 - “NAU Faculty Show”, Eric Fischl Gallery, Phoenix College, Phoenix, Arizona
2012 - “Drawing a map from you to me and all points in-between”, Curator/Artist, Hozhoni Foundation,
Flagstaff, AZ
2011 - “Chain Letter”, Sampson Projects Gallery, Boston, MA
2010 - “Faculty Juried Show”, Northern Arizona University, Old Main Gallery, Flagstaff, AZ
2009 - “Faculty Show” Northern Arizona University, Old Main, Flagstaff, AZ
2007 - “Members Show” Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2006 - “Boston Young Contemporaries Exhibition” 808 Gallery, Boston, MA
MFA Thesis Show I” Massachusetts College of Art, Bakalar Gallery, Boston, MA
Works on Paper Show” Massachusetts College of Art, Doran Gallery, Boston, MA
2005 - “The Mid-Way Show” Massachusetts College of Art, Bakalar Gallery, Boston, MA
Painting Here” Massachusetts College of Art, Doran Gallery, Boston, MA
2004 - “Works on Paper” Massachusetts College of Art, Doran Gallery, Boston, MA

Bibliography List
2016 - “Painted Words”, by John Seed, Poets and Artists Issue 74
2016 - “When Words Collide NAU creative professors cut through Aphasia”,
by Diandra Markgraf, Flagstaff Live, Vol. 21 Issue 44
2015 - “Vegas Rising: Satellite Contemporary’s New Space”, by Ellen C. Caldwell on
New American Paintings website, 06.01.2015
2014 - “Textual Healing with Christopher Kane Taylor”, by Ellen C. Caldwell on New
American Paintings website, 02.18.2014
2013 - New American Paintings: West, Issue 108, Juror, Veronica Roberts, Curator of Modern and
Contemporary Art, Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas at Austin
2011 - “Making Contact” By La Tiffany Williams, Flagstaff Live, Vol. 17 Issue 7
2001 - “Canvassing the Outback” Arizona Daily Sun, Arts and Living Section

Solo Shows List
2010 - “Because We Battle”, Kingston Gallery, center gallery, Boston, MA
2008 - “Emerging Artist 2007” Kingston Gallery, center gallery, Boston, MA
2001 - “Australian Influences” Northern Arizona University, Old Main, Flagstaff, AZ
Influences” Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia
2000 - “Transcend into the Moment” Northern Arizona University, Old Main, Flagstaff, AZ

Awards List
2016 - Viola Award, Storytelling Category, “Aphasia: Neurological
Disorder in Text and Image” Flagstaff Art Council, Flagstaff, AZ
2015 - “Best New Gallery”, Las Vegas Weekly, Las Vegas, NV
2014 - Top Performer Award, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ

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