KASSANDRA PALMER

EDUCATION

2018       M.F.A. Painting and Drawing, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

2017       M.A. Painting and Drawing, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

2013      B.S. Physics, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA, summa cum laude

SOLO and TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2020 Sleepwalk, Overture Center for the Arts, Madison, WI (forthcoming)

2019 Ghosts in the Garden, Main Gallery, University of Wisconsin—Madison, Madison, WI (forthcoming)

2019 Duck, Duck, Goose (with Claire Whitehurst), Wartburg College, Waverly, IA

2018 Folie a deux (with Claire Whitehurst), Public Space One, Iowa City, IA

2018       Strangers in the Night (MFA Thesis), Levitt Gallery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

2017       Recent Works, Gallery II, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

2016       Sometimes The Bear Eats You (MA Thesis), Levitt Gallery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 Wide Open, BWAC, Brooklyn, NY

2019 SECURA 39th Annual, Trout Museum of Art, Appleton, WI

2019 A New Day, RedLine Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

2018 Typical Girls, The Draw, Appleton, WI

2018 Remedios the Beauty at Plaque, Neon Heater’s The Temperature, Granite City, IL

2018       Rhythm and Rush, Ground Floor Gallery, Nashville, TN, Juried by Catherine Haggarty

2018       Small Works, Harper College, Palatine, IL

2018       13th National Juried Exhibition, Ceres Gallery, New York, NY

2018       Black and White, Site:Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

2018       Wet Paint: MFA Biennial, Zhou B. Art Center, Chicago, IL

2018       9th Annual Drawing Discourse, Tucker Cooke Gallery at UNC Asheville, Asheville, NC

2017 50th Annual Juried Exhibition, Octagon Center for the Arts, Ames, IA (Juried by Pete Pinnell)

2017        Settling the Ghost, Curated by Kate Mothes of Young Space, presented at Standard Projects, Hortonville, WI

2017        DUMA Biennial, Dubuque Museum of Art, Dubuque, IA

2017        Give Me Some Space!, Carroll Gallery at Marshall University, Huntington, WV

2016        Flesh and Bone, Hillyer Art Space, Washington, DC

2016        National Juried Exhibit, Delaplaine Arts Center, Frederick, MD

2016        Wet Paint: MFA Biennial, Zhou B. Art Center, Chicago, IL

2015        30th Annual Made in California Juried Exhibition, City of Brea Art Gallery, Brea, CA

2014        Salon at the Triton, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA

2014        Vulnerability & Strength, Linus Galleries, Pasadena, CA

2014        Altered Landscapes, Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA

2014        Mostly Mortal, Opportunity Gallery San Diego, CA

2013        Santa Clara University Juried Show, Santa Clara, CA

2013        Art of Painting in the 21st Century Student Exhibition, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA

HONORS AND AWARDS

2018       Resident Artist, Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Nebraska City, NE

2018       First Place, Ceres 13th National Juried Exhibition, Juror: Sara Softness

2017       Mildred Pelzer Fellowship Award, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

2015       SIF Scholarship, Scholarship/Fellowship Committee, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

2015       Honorable Mention, 30th Annual Made in California Juried Exhibition, Brea, CA

2013       Honorable Mention, Santa Clara University Juried Student Art Show, Santa Clara, CA

2012 Clare Booth Luce Grant Recipient, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA

2009      Presidential Scholar (Full Tuition Scholarship Grant), Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA

TEACHING

2019 Lecturer, UW-Madison, Madison, WI

(Drawing I, Introduction to Painting, Graduate Independent Study)

2019 Guest Critic, Advanced Painting Workshop, UW-Madison, Madison, WI

2018 Lecturer, UW-Whitewater, Whitewater, WI

(Introduction to Digital Photography)

2018 Adjunct Instructor, Carroll University, Waukesha, WI

(Drawing and Composition)

2017 - 2018 Instructor of Record, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

(Life Drawing)

2017 Instructor, Iowa Arts Share Summer Camp, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

2017 After School Workshop Instructor, Neighborhood Centers of Johnson County, IA

2016 - 2017 Instructor of Record, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

(Basic Drawing)

2015 - 2016 Instructor of Record, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

(Elements of Art)

2014 - 2015 Behavioral Interventionist, Comprehensive Educational Systems, Irvine, CA