Ashlyn Lee

Dallas, Tx

 

Biography: 

Ashlyn Lee was born in Dallas, Tx and raised in rural Sanger, Tx.

 

Education: 

MFA Candidate, Southern Methodist University (2019)

BFA, magna cum laude, Texas Woman's University (2016)

 

Select Exhibitions: 

MFA Qualifying Exhibition curated by Sofia Bastidas, reviewed by David Searcy, Pollock Gallery, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX (2019)

Rising Eyes of Texas curated by Elena Rodriguez, Rockport Center for The Arts, Rockport, TX (2019)

College Expo curated by Giovanni Valderas, 500x Gallery, Dallas, TX (2019)

What is the Opposite of a Computer, Inner Space: A Chamber Gallery, Dallas, TX (2018)

MFA Invite curated by Members of 500X Gallery, 500x Gallery, Dallas, TX (2018)

Knick Knack curated by Betsey Gravatt, Voertman's Gallery, Denton, TX (2017)

Six curated by Nathan Madrid, Art Room Gallery, Fort Worth, TX (2016)

Points of Views Lazy Susan Gallery, NYC (2016)

9x12 Works on Paper Show Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, TX (2016)

 

Residencies: 

SOMA Summer, Mexico City, Mexico (2018)

 

Recent Curatorial, Art Handling, Event Planning, and Teaching Experience:

Freelance Curatorial, Registrar, and writing positions throughout DFW (2018-

  • Galerie Frank Elbaz

  • Bivins Gallery

  • The Reading Room

Curatorial Assistant/Intern, Pollock Gallery, Southern Methodist University, under direction of Sofia Bastidas (2017 - 2018)

  • BFA Qualifying Exhibition, curated by Ashlyn Lee

  • Gage Peer MFA Qualifying Exhibition, curated by Ashlyn Lee

  • SMU OPEN STUDIOS, curated and managed by Ashlyn Lee

  • WIDE OPEN a Port to Port Research Exhibition, curated by Sofia Bastidas and Guillermo León Gómez

  • Acts of Aggression, curated by Laura A. L. Wellen, Ph. D

Teaching Assistant, Introduction to Drawing, Southern Methodist University, under direction of Bartosz Beda (2019)

Teaching Assistant, Advanced Drawing, Southern Methodist University, under direction of Barnaby Fitzgerald (2018)

Teaching Assistant, Narrative, Southern Methodist University, under direction of Eileen Maxson (2018)

Teaching Assistant, Introduction to Sculpture, Southern Methodist University, under direction of Brian Molanphy (2017)

Press: 

https://www.dmagazine.com/arts-entertainment/2018/03/peek-inside-the-studios-of-six-dallas-artists/#image-1

https://www.dmagazine.com/arts-entertainment/2017/11/water-be-damned-dallas-wanted-to-become-a-port-city/

http://www.downwindersatrisk.org/2017/11/an-underdogs-thanksgiving/

http://ntdaily.com/knick-knack-gallery-showcases-the-individuality-of-seven-artists/

http://www.thedentonite.com/blog/knick-knack-art-show-preview-at-voertmans