Stacy Lynn Waddell

Stacy Lynn Waddell

EDUCATION

MFA, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

AWARDS/ RESIDENCIES

2017 Artist-in-Residence, Queen Space, New York (Nov 2017 – Nov 2018) forthcoming
Artist-in-Residence, Joan Mitchell Center, New Orleans (Sept-Dec)
2015 Artist-in-Residence, Visual Arts Center of Richmond, Richmond, VA
2014 Southern Constellations Fellow, Elsewhere, Greensboro, NC (October)
2012 Art Matters Grant
2010 Joan Mitchell Painters and Sculptors Grant
2009 Artist-in-Residence, Project Row Houses, Houston, TX (Round #30 Spring 2009)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015 Epitaph For A Darling Lady, Visual Arts Center of Richmond, Richmond, VA
LVMH (or Lovely Views Make Holograms), Flanders Gallery, Raleigh, NC
2013 BLACK, BURST AND BOOM!, Sumter Gallery of Art, Sumter, SC
Bluebelles, Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA
2011 UltraSuper, Franklin Humanities Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC
The Evidence of Things Unseen, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
2010 The Evidence of Things Unseen, Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC
2008 water/weight, Branch Gallery, Durham, NC

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017 One of Many: Recent Acquisitions of Prints and Portfolios, Ackland Art Museum, The University of North Carolina at Chapel
Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
Southern Accent: Seeking the American South in Contemporary Art, Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY
Silos, Columbia College, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago, IL
2016 Atlanta Biennial, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
Southern Accent: Seeking the American South in Contemporary Art, Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
Silos, American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC
A View Beyond The Trees, Zuckerman Museum of Art, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA
The Things We Carry: Contemporary Art in the South, Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC
2015 The Nothing That Is: A Drawing Show in Five Parts, Contemporary Art Museum-Raleigh, Raleigh, NC
Concealed: Selections from the Permanent Collection, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
We Place Our Ideas / Our Ideas Place Us, Grossman Gallery, Lafayette College, Easton, PA
When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
Area 919: Artists in the Triangle, Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC

2014 Southern Constellations: Selections from Elsewhere Museum’s Curatorial Initiative Supporting Experimental
Art Practice in the South, Appalachian State University, Smith Gallery, Boone, NC
When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South, Museum of Art Ft. Lauderdale, Ft Lauderdale, FL
When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
2013 Ornament and Crime, Ortega y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY
Wunderkammer: Miniatures and Curiosities, Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA
0 to 60: The Experience of Time Through Contemporary Art, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
Recent Acquisitions, Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC
2012 Configured, Benrimon Contemporary, New York, NY
After Henry Tanner: African American Artists Since 1940, Pennsylvannia Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2011 The Bearden Project, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
here, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
spillage: traces, evidence and presence, Carol Jazzar Gallery, Miami, FL
Mirror Image: Women Portraying Women, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
2010 Open Season, Flanders Gallery, Raleigh, NC
Single Lady, 422 Washington, New York, NY
Alpha &, On Stellar Rays Gallery, New York, NY
2009 30 Seconds Off An Inch, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
Home Space Place, Round 30, Project Row Houses, Houston, TX
Bailout Biennial, Goldenbelt Arts, Durham, NC
2008 40th Anniversary 2008 Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
Partisan, Artropolis, Chicago, IL
Heroes, Lump Gallery, Raleigh, NC
Printed: North Carolina Printmakers, Greenhill Center for NC Art, Greensboro, NC
2007 Homegrown Southeast, SECCA, Winston-Salem, NC
New Currents in Contemporary Art, Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, NC

COMMISSIONS

2016 ART&, Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
2015 Vitrine Projects, 21C Durham Hotel, Durham, NC
2010 Park Pictures, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh NC

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017 Doug DeLoach, “The Zuckerman Museum of Art – 2017 Luminary Awards Catalyst Award winner”, ARTSATL.COM, Feb 2
2016 Center for the Study of the American South, UNC-Chapel Hill, “The Necessity Of A Show Like This”,
Southern Cultures Magazine, Vol. 22, No. 4: Winter 2016

Chris Vitiello, “ The Most Essential Local Art of 2016 Punched Back at a Disgraceful Year”, Independent Weekly, Dec 28
Sarah Moore, “New piece in ART& space provokes discussion about police shootings”, dailytarheel.com, Nov 28
Amy White, “Not from Around Here, Are You? – Southern Accent at the Nasher at Duke”, Burnaway.org, Nov 10
Holland Cotter, “Forget the Coasts. Look to the Hinterlands”, New York Times, November 9, 2016
Jared Butler, “ATLBNL Disappoints With Vague Goal and Uneven Art”, Burnaway.org, Oct 21
Lyndsy Welgos, “Meanwhile in Atlanta, A Biennial is Reimagined”, Topical Cream Magazine, Sept 29
Jaclyn Gilstrap, “No, No, No Said The Angry Policeman At The Art Party”, Sitting in the Intersection, Sept 12
Monica Jamison, “Atlanta Biennial Renewal Celebrates Southern Art”, Technique, Sept 9
Chris Vitiello “Southern Accent Opens a Pandora’s Box of Regional Identity at the Nasher Museum of Art” Indy Weekly, Sept 7

Trevor Schoonmaker and Miranda Lasch, Southern Accent: Seeking the American South in Contemporary Art,
exhibition catalogue, Sept 1

Frank Stasio, “The State Of Things”, WUNC 91.5, August 31
Laura Relyea, “A View Beyond the Trees gives us an honest lay of the land”, ARTSATL.COM, July 5
2015 Amanda Maclaren, “NC at 21C”, Durham Magazine, Design Issue Oct/Nov 2015
Shana Dumont Garr, “Area 919 Surveys Artists in the Triangle, at the Nasher at Duke”, Burnaway.org, March 14
Chris Vitiello, “Drawn Together”, Independent Weekly, Jan 28
Shana Dumont Garr, “Visiting with Stacy Lynn Waddell at Elsewhere in Greensboro”, Burnaway.org, Jan 27
Francis Curiel, “Nasher exhibit features local artists”, The Chronicle, January 12
2014 Chris Vitiello, “Fire Brand”, Independent Weekly, May 7
Thomas J. Lax, When The Stars Begin To Fall: Imagination and the American South, exh catalogue, April
2013 Carrie Hott, “Ornament & Crime: A conversation with Lauren Frances Adams, Stacy Lynn Waddell and Susanne Slavick”,
Temporary Art Review, www.temporaryartreview.com, December 3
Robert Hullot-Kentor and Phong Bui, “History and Memory: The Velocity of Extinction”, The Brooklyn Rail, July/Agust 2013
Jennifer Dasal, Stacy Lynn Waddell, 0 to 60: The Experience of Time Through Contemporary Art, pp 126-29
Chris Vitiello, “Time flies, crawls, erodes and destroys in 0 to 60 at NCMA”, Independent Weekly, March 27
2012 Trevor Schoonmaker, “100 Under 100: The New Superstars of Southern Art”, Oxford American Magazine, Issue 76, Feb 2012
Lauren Haynes, “The Bearden Project: Celebrating An Icon”, Studio: The Studio Museum in Harlem Magazine, Winter/Spr p.6
“Space-Real and Imagined: Teka Selman Interviews Stacy Lynn Waddell”, NY Arts Magazine, Spring 2012
Wendy Hower Livingston, “here.”, www.nashermuseumblogs.org , January 3
2011 Chris Vitiello, “Faces, places and new spaces: The Triangle art scene expanded in 2011”, Independent Weekly, December 28
Paul Smith, Uptown Celebrates 100 Years of Bearden, ‘Harlem’s True Renaissance Man”, theuptowner.org, December 15
Chris Vitiello, “Four prominent NC artists featured in Philadelphia show about place”, Independent Weekly, December 14
Ariella Budick, “The Bearden Project, Studio Museum, Harlem”, welcometoharlem.wordpress.com, December 11
Bobby Elliott, “The Bearden Project: A Family Affair”, Huffington Post Arts, December 7
Teka Selman, “Carolina At Close Range”, here., (exhibition catalogue), October 21
Blue Greenberg, “No longer a footnote: Women Portraying Women”, Durham Herald-Sun, September 4
Liz Gwinn, Happy Birthday, Romare Bearden! The Centennial Begins, studiomuseum.org/studio-blog, Sept 1
Louis St. Lewis, Raleigh Metro Magazine, Artist-at-Large, “Hot Summer Art”, July
Chris Vitiello, “Thirteen NC Artists Explore Feminine Identity and Image at NCMA”, Independent Weekly, May18
Andrew Hibbard, “Waddell’s FHI exhibition contemplates use of light”, The Chronicle, March 31
Veronica Ibarra, “Shaped by Time, Tempered by Fire”, www.persepolisagency.blogspot.com, Mar 18
2010 Dottie Ashley, “Artist Creates Works Using Heat and Fire”, The Post and Courier, November
Kelly McChesney and Marjorie Hodges, “Open Season”, (exhibition catalogue), Nov 5
Jennifer Dasal, “New Art In Museum Park”, Preview Magazine, North Carolina Museum of Art, Fall
Pam Wall, Signature Magazine, Gibbes Museum of Art, Vol 9, September
Pam Wall and Xandra Eden “ The Evidence of Things Unseen”, (exhibition brochure), Sept 3
Lori Waxman, “ Stacy Lynn Waddell”, 60wrdmincritic.org, Durham Arts Council, Durham, NC, May 6
Ara H. Merjian, “30 Seconds Off An Inch”, Frieze, Issue 130, April
Doug McClemont, “Reviews: New York-30 Seconds Off An Inch”, ARTnews, April
John Haber, “Conceptual Arts in the Plural”, haberarts.com, March
Michelle Levy, “Hints of Something Human”, artslant.com, January 31
“What’s Up”, Studio: The Studio Museum in Harlem Magazine, Winter 2010, pp 2-4
2009 Naomi Beckwith, “Reused, Repurposed and Remixed: The Object Need Not Represent”, 30 Seconds
Off An Inch (exhibition catalogue), November 11
Beth Grabowski and Bill Fick, Printmaking: A Guide to Materials and Processes, Prentice Hall, August 3
Michael Woodson, “Living Art with Michael Woodson”, KPFT-FM Houston 90.1, March 27
Dawn Baumgartner Vaughn, Artists take shots at Bailout, Durham Herald-Sun, Jan 30
2008 Amy White, “Two artists, bold visuals and layered meanings at Branch Gallery”,The Independent Weekly
Greg Lindquist, “Notes from North Carolina”, artcritical.com, October
Blue Greenberg, “Real, but intangible statements at Branch”, Durham Herald-Sun, Oct12
Sanette Tanaka, Durham Gallery Keeps It Surreal, Duke Chronicle, October 9
Jerstin Crosby, “Water/Weight: Stacy-Lynn Waddell at Branch Gallery”, www.nashermuseumblogs.org, September 24
“The Bleu List”, The Bleu Magazine, Summer, pp 83
Eugenia Payne, “Factoring in Southern Art”, Charleston, pp 51–52, May
Michele Natale, “Art Picks-What’s Up”, News & Observer, April 18
Jessie Tang, “Franklin Features Own”, Duke Chronicle, March 20
2007 Michele Natale, “Critics Picks-Art”, News & Observer, May 11
Ron Stutts, “Morning News with Ron Stutts”, WCHL 1360, April 27

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York
Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC
Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
Kenen Institute for Ethics, Duke University, Durham, NC
Capitol Broadcasting Company, Raleigh, NC

ARTIST LECTURES

December 27, 2017
Contemporary Artist Series: Stacy Lynn Waddell on The Medici’s Painter: Carlo Dolci and 17th-Century Florence on
view at Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC
December 9, 2016
Gallery Talk in conjunction with ART& commission entitled Please Don’t Shoot Me on view at The Ackland Art
Museum at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
December 15, 2016
Gallery Talk with Curator Trevor Schoonmaker and Jeff Whetstone in conjunction with Southern Accent Nasher Museum of Art at
Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill publication Southern Cultures Winter launch party
June 3, 2016
Nasher Teen Summer Event, Drawing performance, Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC
April 14, 2016
Artist Lecture and Collaboration with Nasher Teens in conjunction with A Material Legacy, Nasher Museum of Art, Durham, NC
December 3, 2015
Artist Lecture in conjunction with the exhibition Epitaph For A Darling Lady, Visual Arts Center of Richmond, Richmond, VA
January 2, 2015
Gallery Talk in conjunction with Area 919: Artists in the Triangle, Nasher Museum of Art, Durham, NC
November 8, 2014
Panel Moderator for Artist as Administrator session at Southern Constellations Convergence at Elsewhere Museum, Greensboro, NC
October 3, 2013
Artist Lecture in the UNC-Greensboro Art Department as a part of the Art and Entrepreneurship series, Greensboro, NC
September 19, 2013
Conversation with Frank Martin in conjunction with BLACK, BURST AND BOOM!, Sumter County Gallery of Art, Sumter, SC
June 6, 2013
Gallery Talk in conjunction with A Fantastic Journey: Wangechi Mutu, Nasher Museum of Art, Durham, NC
December 7, 2012
MIXTAPE Lecture/Performance (w/Chris Vitiello), Contemporary Art Museum – Raleigh, Raleigh, NC
October 20, 2012
Panel Discussion in conjunction with Art on Paper Artist Advisory Panel Gallery Talk with Curator, Weatherspoon Art Museum,
Greensboro, NC
March 17, 2012
Artist Lecture in conjunction with Artist to Artist lecture series, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
February 8, 2012
Artist Lecture in conjunction with Soup to Nuts lecture series, Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, Charleston, SC
October 22, 2011
Panel Discussion in conjunction with the exhibition here, Philadelphia Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
September 30, 2011
Panel Discussion in conjunction with the NC Museum of Art Friends of African and African-American Art 10th Anniversary Gala,
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
April 13, 2011
Artist Lecture in conjunction with the exhibition UltraSuper, Franklin Humanities Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC
February 18; 21-25, 2011
Artist-in-Residence at Bessemer Elementary School, Greensboro, NC in conjunction with The Evidence of Things Unseen,
Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
February 12, 2011
Artist Lecture and Teacher Workshop in conjunction with The Evidence of Things Unseen, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro,
NC
February 10, 2011
Artist Lecture in conjunction with the exhibition The Evidence of Things Unseen, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
December 1, 2010
Artist Lecture for the series Women in Art, in conjunction with the exhibition The Evidence of Things Unseen, Gibbes Museum of Art,
Charleston, SC
July 12, 2010
Artist Lecture for North Carolina Governor’s School, Meredith College, Raleigh, NC
March 26, 2009
Roundtable Discussion for Home. Space. Place., Project Row Houses, Houston, TX, Round 30
January 28, 2009
Panel Discussion for the Bailout Biennial, John Hope Franklin Center, Duke University, Durham, NC
May 24, 2007
Artist Lecture for Homegrown Exhibition, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston Salem, NC

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