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

2023                       Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment, Huntsville, Alabama, (forthcoming)

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

2013                       Selected Works, Chatterbox, Beaverton, Oregon

 

Group Exhibitions

2022                       SUFA22 Thesis Exhibition, Lunder Arts Center, Lesley Art + Design,

                                        Cambridge, Massachusetts

                               Faculty Show, Salmon Library Gallery, The University of Alabama in Huntsville, 

                                         Huntsville, Alabama

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, The 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-p                   Gallery 1:11, Huntsville, Alabama

2019-p                   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

2021-p                   Adjunct Professor, The University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, Alabama

                                           Drawing Foundations - ARS 160

2019-p                   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 + Design Print Collection, Portland, Oregon

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

 

Related Professional Experience

2022                     SUFA22 Gallery Coordinator, Lesley Art + Design, Cambridge, Massachusetts 

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

2018                     Officer of Social Media, 256 Beach Volleyball Club

2012-19                Freelance Photographer

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

                                           (commissioned)