Heather Joy

206.551.3180

heatherjoy@HOLDstudios.com



born 1972 - Fridley, Minnesota


EXHIBITIONS


December 2012                 Member Group Show, Valise gallery, Vashon, WA


November 2012                Plutocracy, VALISE gallery, Vashon, WA


August 2011                     Special Relativity, VALISE gallery, Vashon, WA


June 2011                        Flourishing Remnants, Vermillion, Seattle, WA


March 2011                      Abandoned Concentrations, Blue Heron Gallery, Vashon, WA


July 2010                          Safe Harbor, group exhibition, Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, curated by

                                          PAFAC director Jake Seniuk, July 11 - October 3


June 2010                         New Work, VALISE gallery, Vashon, WA


March 2010                        Land/Structure/Impact, in collaboration with Matthew Olds, Brotman Galleria

                                           William H. Gates Hall, University of Washington School of Law

                                     

December 2009                 Member Group Show, Valise gallery, Vashon, WA


October 2009                     Art Port Townsend/Expressions Northwest, group exhibition juried by

                                           Jess Van Nostrand, Northwind Arts Center, Port Townsend


July 2009                            Land/Structure/Impact, in collaboration with Matthew Olds

                                           Valise gallery, Vashon, WA


May 2009                            Member Group Show, Valise gallery, Vashon, WA


May 2009                            Land/Structure/Impact, in collaboration with Matthew Olds
                                            Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA


April 2009                           Carry On, an installation by artist Elizabeth Conner with members of the

                                           Valise gallery, Valise gallery, Vashon Island, WA


November 2008                  Botanical series, Envy, Seattle, WA


August 2007                       Land/Structure/Impact, in collaboration with Matthew Olds, Tacoma

                                           Contemporary Woolworth Windows, Window #5, Tacoma. Jurors: Sarah    

                                           Traver, Director, Traver Gallery - Tacoma & Greg Bell, 4Culture


November 2005                  CoCA Annual, juried exhibition, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA

 

October 2005                      Tragic Beauty, solo exhibition, Kent Arts Commission Gallery, Kent, WA

 

December 2004                  Tragic Beauty, Collins Pub, Seattle, WA

 

April 2004                            32nd Annual Photo Exhibition, juried exhibition

                                            Larson Gallery, Yakima, WA. Juror: Marita Holdaway

 

June 2001, 2002, 2003       Student Invitational, group show, M. Rosetta Hunter Gallery, Seattle, WA

 

March 2002, 2003                Image Makers X, group show, M. Rosetta Hunter Gallery, Seattle, WA

 


AWARDS



October 2009                    Special Award, Art Port Townsend/Expressions Northwest, group

                                         exhibition juried by Jess Van Nostrand, Northwind Arts Center, Port Townsend


November 2005                   Earthwatch Community Artist Fellowship, Ralph Riley's Salmon

                                            Expedition, Nov 12-18, 2005.  Sponsored by the Ford Motor Co. Fund

 

April 2004                             Enological Society Prize, 32nd Annual Photo Exhibition

                                            Larson Gallery, Yakima, WA

 

June 2002                            3rd Prize, Student Invitational, group show

                                           M. Rosetta Hunter Gallery, Seattle, WA

 

October 1998                        2nd Prize, Cumbres & Toltec Photo Contest, Chama, NM



RELATED EXPERIENCE


February 2009 to present     Member of VALISE Artist Collective, Vashon, WA


May 2007 to Sept. 2009       Board member, Blue Earth Alliance, Seattle, WA


Dec. 2000 to Oct. 3, 2008    Arts Administrator, Artist Trust, Seattle, WA

  

Feb. ‘01, ‘03, ‘05, ’07            Artist Trust Art Auction, Seattle, WA


May 2005                             Pratt Auction, Seattle, WA

 


EDUCATION 


June 2003                            AAS Photography, Seattle Central Community College


June 2001                            Arts Management Certificate, Seattle Central Community College

 

1991-1993                            University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI - Landscape Architecture

Résumé

a diverse fine arts company