Cathy McLaurin
Born in Pittsboro, North Carolina
Lives and works in New Hampshire

 

Selected solo exhibitions

2017
The North Wind and the Sun, Art Lab Gallery, Columbus State University, Columbus, Georgia

2016
The Reverend, His Lover, Their Monet, and The Museum, Linda Hummel-Shea ArtSpace, Haverhill, Massachusetts

2014
The North Wind and the Sun, Power Plant Gallery, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
How many artists does it take to change (a light bulb)?, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, Massachusetts

2007
SMKS, Mills Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

2005
what haunts…, Space Gallery, Portland, Maine

2004
what haunts…, Artspace, New Haven, Connecticut

 

Selected group exhibitions and performance

2016
Obstacle Course, New Art Center, Newton, Massachusetts

2015
PROCESS, Intergalactic Arts Collective, Toronto, Canada
Praxis: MAP, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2014
Drawing Connections, Mills Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

2013
No place like home, Calderwood Pavilion, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, Massachusetts

2011
Boston Young Contemporaries, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts
Sleeping, Grace Space, Brooklyn, New York
Local Histories: The Ground We Walk On, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
New Territories New Moves Festival, Glasgow, Scotland

2010
Temporal Identities, NK Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

2009
Where the arms hook onto the body, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Morphanimism, Satellite Space, University of Texas, San Antonio

2008
Many Kinds of Nothing, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, Massachusetts
Human Animal Project, Trustman Gallery, Simmons College, Boston, Massachusetts
Heroes, LUMP, Raleigh, North Carolina

2005
A different Honest, Le Gallery, Toronto, Canada

 

Awards and recognition

2017
Ella Lyman Cabot Trust Grant
Visiting Artist & Scholar Residency Program, Columbus State University, Columbus, Georgia

2016
Finalist, Piscataqua Region, New Hampshire Charitable Foundation Artist Advancement Grant
John Anson Kittredge Educational Fund Grant
Berkshire Taconic Artist’s Resource Trust Award
New Art Center Curatorial Opportunities Program Award

2015
Creative Capital On Our Radar

2014
Artists in Context Artists’ Prospectus for the Nation
Boston Center for the Arts, Artist Residency Program, Boston, Massachusetts

2013
Best of the North East Master’s of Fine Art, Helen Day Art Center
Puffin Foundation Grant

2012
Alfredo Jaar’s Public Interventions invited participant
Tufts University School of Art & Science/School of Engineering Graduate Research Award
Berwick Research Award

2007
Puffin Foundation Grant

2006
Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, Texas Artist Residency

2003
Berkshire Taconic Artist’s Resource Trust Award
Caldera Artist Residency, Sisters, Oregon

 

Public Collections

Otis College of Art & Design, Library, Artist Book Collection
Tufts University, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Library, Artist Book Collection
UCLA Arts Library, Artist Book Collection
Virginia Tech, Art & Architecture Library, Special Collections

 

Education

2013
Master of Fine Arts, Tufts University School of the Museum of Fine Arts