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

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

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

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

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       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: Statewide Competition and Exhibition, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA

2014       Vulnerability vs. 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

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

TEACHING

2018 Lecturer, Introduction to Digital Photography, UW-Whitewater, Whitewater, WI

2018 Adjunct Instructor, Drawing and Composition, Carroll University, Waukesha, WI

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

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, Basic Drawing, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

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

2014 Behavioral Interventionist, Comprehensive Educational Systems, Irvine, CA