Colleen Billing

EDUCATION

2018 Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Madison, ME

2018 MFA Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

2013 BFA Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

 

SOLO + TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2018

Toxoplasmosis, Catbox Contemporary, Brooklyn, NY (upcoming)

Nervous System, MFA Thesis Exhibition Mason Gross Galleries, New Brunswick, NJ

2015

We’re Pregnant, with Riley Duncan, Motel, Brooklyn, NY

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

Leap Century, Abrons Arts Center, New York, NY

Chin Up Sad Masc Mask, curated by Jack Hogan, HERE Arts Center, New York, NY

2017

From error of nature, monsters and sport, curated by Julian Gilbert-Davis & Jett Strauss, Rutgers Gardens, New Brunswick, NJ

Please do not spit in the garden, MARTHA first edition release, Mason Gross Galleries, New Brunswick, NJ

Welcome Back, Mason Gross Galleries, New Brunswick, NJ

Group Show, City Hall, New Brunswick, NJ

Lamppoon, curated by Julia Owens, Automat, Philadelphia, PA

2016

Engagement Party, LIPS, New Brunswick, NJ

Sweet Potato, Mason Gross Galleries, New Brunswick, NJ

XXL Curiosity, curated by Millie Kapp & Georgia Wall(Bottom), Essex Flowers, New York, NY

Felt Book Exhibition, Werkartz, Los Angeles, CA

2015

AS small as HANDS GET, The Snake Hole, Queens, NY

2014

nice and easy, ERA VII VI VII, Ridgewood, NY

2013

Multi-Natural Histories, Harvard Museum of Natural History, Cambridge, MA

A Color Film: And Everything Like That, Byrd Theater, Richmond, VA

2012

New Faces, Linen Row Inn, 1708 Satellite Exhibition, Richmond, VA

Good and Good for You, Plant Zero, Richmond, VA

A Color Film and Everything Like That, East Corinth, VT

 

RESIDENCIES & AWARDS

2018

Vermont Studio Center, Nadine Goldsmith Fellowship Award

 

PUBLICATIONS

MARTHA magazine, with Beatrice Orlandi, self-published, ongoing

We’re Pregnant, released in conjunction with eponymous exhibition, self-published, 2015

Felt Book, The Institute for New Feeling, http://www.institutefornewfeeling.com/feltbook, 2016

In Flux at Era VII VI VII, Studija #103, http://studija.lv/en/?parent=1430, 2015

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2016-2018
Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ Visual Thinking : Color Theory
4-D Fundamentals : Introduction to Time-Based Media
Drawing II-B Seminar : The Body as