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Fantastic Fibers

Kim Rice’s large-scale work White Side will be installed at the Yeiser Art Center in Pacuyah, Kentucky. Fantastic Fibers is “an international juried exhibition that seeks to showcase a wide range of outstanding works related to the fiber medium.” This catalog show is put on every April.

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Fictive Selves of Color

Several works from Kim Rice’s series White issues will be on display at the OU Lightwell Gallery as part of the exhibit “Fictive Selves of Color.” The show, presented by the Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, “explores how different colors and races contribute to Aesthetics and Ethics in society” and runs from March 6th – 24th.

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24 Works on Paper

A map from Kim Rice’s redlining series has been selected for the biennial “24 Works on Paper,” a travelling exhibition of paper-based work by contemporary artists. The show runs through the end of 2018. See the web site for the schedule.

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Education

  • 2015 MFA, Printmaking, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
  • 2006 Teaching Certification K-12, Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2003 BFA, Sculpture, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
  • 2001 Universidad Polytechnica, Valencia, Spain

Professional Experience

  • 2015—16 Adjunct Professor, Oklahoma University, Norman, OK
    • Core Studio 1: Surface, ART 1033,
    • Core Studio 2: Space and Time, ART 1043
  • 2015—17 Adjunct Professor, University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, OK
    • Beginning Drawing II: Figure and Anatomy, ART 1043
    • Intro to Drawing/Non-Art Major, ART 1013
  • 2013—15 Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK.
    • Intermediate Printmaking II ART 3753
    • Core Studio I: Surface ART-1033-900 [Instructor of Record]
    • Non-Majors: 2-Dimensional Art ARNM-1003-001 [Instructor of Record]
  • 2014 Printmaking Technician, Oklahoma Fall Arts Institute, Altus, OK
  • 2006—12 Fine Arts Teacher, Norman High School, Norman, OK (Drawing, Sculpture, Advanced Placement)

Awards/Grants/Fellowships

  • 2016 Curator’s Choice Award, Concept/Survey (Curator Adam Welch), Hardesty Arts Center, Tulsa OK
  • 2015 Artist INC Fellow, Contemporary Arts Center, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2015 Student Award of Excellence, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Norman, OK
  • 2014—15 Graduate Student Research Fellow, Center for Social Justice, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
  • 2013—15 Graduate Teaching Assistantship, School of Art and Art History, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
  • 2014 Art Fellowship and Honorarium, Norman Arts Council, Norman, OK
  • 2014 McNeese Grant for socially engaged practice, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK 2014
  • 2014 Museum Association Award, 100th Student Exhibition (Juror: Michael Ray Charles), Fred Jones Museum of Art, Norman, OK
  • 2013 Merit Award, Container Show, Paseo Art Space, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2013 Honorable Mention, Seven State Biennial (regional show), Nesbitt Gallery, Chickasha, OK
  • 2013 Best in Show, Edge Art Now, IAO Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2012 Juror’s Choice Award, 99th Student Exhibition, Fred Jones Museum of Art, Norman, OK
  • 2011 Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition Professional Grant, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK

Selected Solo Exhibitions

  • 2017 (Upcoming) Redlining, Prospect Satellite, Myrtle Bank Building, New Orleans, LA
  • 2015 White Art, Mainsite Contemporary, Library Gallery, Norman, OK
  • 2015 MFA Thesis Exhibit, Mainsite Contemporary, Norman, OK
  • 2013 Structures, Marvin Embree Gallery Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2011 Revolve, Individual Artists of Oklahoma Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2010 Kitchen Sink, Ring of Fire Gallery, Norman, OK
  • 2005 Religious Iconography, Samson Smith and Stokes Gallery, New Orleans, LA

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2017 Fictive Selves of Color, Lightwell Gallery, Norman OK
  • 2017 Fantastic Fibers, Yeiser Art Center, Pacuyah, KY (Catalog)
  • 2017 Equality Matters, Mildred M Cox Gallery, Fulton, MO
  • 2016 It Took A While, Harry Wood Gallery, Tempe, AZ (Catalog)
  • 2016 12×12, Science Museum of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2016 Art and Architecture Forum, New Orleans Art Council, New Orleans LA
  • 2016 24 Works on Paper, Traveling Exhibit, OK (Catalog)
  • 2016 Concept/Survey, Hardesty Art Center, Tulsa, OK (curated by Adam Welch) (catalog)
  • 2016 Faculty Show, Melton Gallery, Edmond, OK
  • 2016 Public Narrative: Story of Self, Us & Now, Mainsite Contemporary, Norman, OK
  • 2015 Seven State Biennial, Traveling Exhibit, OK (curated by James Surls) (Catalog)
  • 2015 No Dead Artists, Jonathan Ferrera Gallery, New Orleans, LA (curated by Max Fishko, Valerie Cassell Oliver, David Workman)
  • 2014 Fiberworks, Individual Artist of Oklahoma Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2014 MFA Exhibition, Lightwell Gallery, Norman, OK
  • 2014 100th Student Exhibition, Fred Jones Museum of Art, Norman, OK (curated by Michael Ray Charles)(catalog)
  • 2013 Container Show, Paseo Art Space, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2013 Dissociative, ShiftSpace Gallery, Wichita, KS
  • 2013 MFA Exhibition, Lightwell Gallery, Norman, OK
  • 2013 Seven State Biennial, Nesbitt Gallery, Chickasha, OK (Catalog)
  • 2013 Edge Art Now, IAO Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2013 99th Student Exhibit, Fred Jones Museum of Art, Norman, OK
  • 2012 MFA Exhibition, Lightwell Gallery, Norman, OK
  • 2012 Sacred Space, The Earth, Norman, OK
  • 2009 Out of Sight, Individual Artists of Oklahoma Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2009 Birthday Bash, Individual Artists of Oklahoma Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2009 Biciclette, Dreamer Gallery, Norman, OK
  • 2008 All City Art Show, Norman Performing Arts Center, Norman, OK
  • 2007 Momentum, Oklahoma Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2003 Capstone, Lightwell Gallery, Norman, OK
  • 2003 Student Exhibition, Fred Jones Museum of Art, Norman, OK
  • 2003 The War Show, Lightwell Gallery, Norman, OK
  • 2002 Student Exhibition, Fred Jones Museum of Art, Norman, OK
  • 2002 Holiday Exhibition, Crucible Gallery, Norman, OK
  • 2002 Biting The Apple, Individual Artists of Oklahoma Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2001 United We Fall, Lightwell Gallery, Norman, OK
  • 2001 Cabanyal Puertos Abiertos, Cabanyal, Valencia, Spain (International Exhibition) (Catalog)
  • 2001 Fer en Ferro, Museo del Cavos, Valencia, Spain (International Exhibition) (Catalog)
  • 2000 Student Exhibition, Fred Jones Museum of Art, Norman OK

Lectures/Presentaions

  • 2016 Gallery talk, Mainsite Contemporary, Norman, OK
  • 2015 Gallery talk, Mainsite Contemporary, Norman, OK
  • 2015 Artist lecture, Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2011 Gallery Talk, Individual Artists of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK

Commissions

  • 2008 Large scale outside mural for Second Wind Café, Norman, OK
  • 2004 Large scale interior mural for Habitat ReStore, New Orleans, LA
  • 2002 Three window paintings created for the Oklahoma Committee on Economic Development, Norman, OK
  • 2002 Hand-manipulated photograph for the Norman Visitor’s Guide, Norman, OK

Selected Bibliography

  • 2015 Lauren Scarpello. “White Art,” Art Focus Oklahoma. Sept/Oct. 2015, Vol 30, No. 5
  • 2011 Art Mixed Media”, Oklahoma Gazette; “Teachers featured at art gallery”, Norman Transcript; “Revolve”, The Oklahoman
  • 2009 Bike Gang”, Oklahoma Gazette, Oklahoma City, OK
  • 2000 Tulane Review, Compilation of International art and literature, New Orleans, LA
  • 1999 Tulane Review, Compilation of International art and literature, New Orleans, LA

Related Experience

  • 2015 Assisted Sarah Sense in an installation for Intertwined, Hardesty Arts Center, Tulsa, OK.
  • 2014 Participated in the Installation of Orly Genger’s Red Dirt, Oklahoma City
  • 2006—13 Participant in the Oklahoma Fall Arts Institute in Altus, OK
  • 2011 Participant in Drive By Press workshop, Norman, OK
  • 2004 Facilitator for “Girls be Girls”, a non-profit organization that allows at-risk youth the opportunity to express themselves through the arts. Olympia, WA
  • 2003 AmeriCorps, Habitat for Humanity, New Orleans, LA
  • 2002 Administrative Assistant and Sales Associate for the Crucible Art Gallery and Foundry. Norman, OK