Aaryn Lee

Studio 325

2211 Seminole Drive

Huntsville, AL 35805

aaryn@aarynlee.com

aarynlee.com

 

Short Biographical Information

Born                       1987, Honolulu, Hawaii

Lives / Works         Huntsville, Alabama

 

Education

2022                       MFA (pending), Lesley Art and Design, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 

                                           Stauch-Mosse Merit Scholarship, (expected June ‘22)

2012                       BA, Art: Art History with Studio Concentration: Printmaking, Cum Laude,  Portland State

                                           University, Portland, Oregon

 

Solo Exhibitions

2022                       Leo Reynolds Gallery, Gadsden Museum of Art, Gadsden, Alabama, (forthcoming)

2021                       Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment, Huntsville, Alabama, (forthcoming)

                               Earth Libraries Studios Gallery, Birmingham, Alabama, (forthcoming)

2013                       Selected Works, Chatterbox, Beaverton, Oregon

 

Group Exhibitions

2020                       HINDSIGHT IS 20/20, Huntsville Collective, Gold Sprint, Huntsville, Alabama 

                               Inamorata, Gallery 1:11, Huntsville, Alabama

                               Abstracts Matter, 311 Gallery, Raleigh, North Carolina 

                               Pop-Up, Union Grove Gallery, University of Alabama Huntsville, Huntsville, Alabama 

2019                       Alabama Women’s Caucus for Art (ALWCA) Group Show, South Gallery,

                                           Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment, Huntsville, Alabama 

2017                       The Upstairs Gallery at A Cup of Everything, Huntsville, Alabama

2014                       Green, Green Pea Press Print Exchange, East Micro Gallery,

                                           Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment, Huntsville, Alabama

2012                       A Splash of Color, Gallery 360, Vancouver, Washington 

 

Grants / Scholarships / Fellowships

2020                       Stauch-Mosse Merit Scholarship, Lesley Art + Design

 

Bibliography

2021                       “Aaryn Lee: Artist as Excavator,” The Lighthouse Review, 18 January 2021, 

                                           https://www.thelighthousereview.com/stories/aaryn-lee.

                               “Aaryn Lee, Visual Artist,” Upcoming Artists, January 2021, 

                                           https://www.upcomingartists.org/allinterviews/aaryn-lee

2019                       Matt Pittman, “Aaryn Lee: Artist Feature,” Matt Pittman, (blog). December 10, 2019,

                                           https://www.matt-pittman.com/stories/2019/12/10/aaryn-lee-artist-feature.

 

Affiliation / Representation

2020-21                 Gallery 1:11, Huntsville, Alabama

2019-21                 Women’s Caucus of Art member, Alabama chapter

                               Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment (juried 2/2019), Studio 325, Huntsville, Alabama

2013-15                 The ARTery, Huntsville, Alabama

 

Teaching / Lectures / Workshops

2019-21                 Small Group and Individual Private Lessons, Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment, Studio 325,

                                           Huntsville, Alabama

2011                       Lecture and workshop, Teaching Art and Social Change, Senior Capstone, 

                                           Portland State University, Centennial Learning Center, Gresham, Oregon

 

Collections 

                              Portland State University School of Art and Design Print Collection, Portland, Oregon

                              Green Pea Press, International Print Exchange Collection, Huntsville, Alabama

 

Related Professional Experience

2018-20                Social Media Director/Photographer, United Beach Volleyball Club

2018                     Officer of Social Media, 256 Beach Volleyball Club

2016                     Wedding Photographer, second shooter to David Phillips Photography, Rogersville, Alabama

2014-16                Wedding Photographer, second shooter to Carla Crawford Photography, Alabama

2012-19                Freelance Photographer

2011-2012            Relief Blocks for Fused Glass with Rocket City Glass Girls, Huntsville, Alabama

                                           (commissioned)