EXHIBITION  RECORD

SOLO

2020         Elemental Meditations, Paragon Art Gallery, Portland Community College, Portland, OR Feb-March

2019         Blue Union, Live Painting Commission and Art Workshop, Portland, OR

2019         LANDSCAPE, First Friday Art Walk, Art Elements Gallery, Newberg, OR June

2019         7 days, Church of the Vine, Newberg, OR April-July

2019         COLORIST, Prima Salon, Portland, OR, January-August

2018         Paintings and Drawings, Olympic Mills Commerce Center, Portland, OR, June

2018         (PAINT) the Ten Thousand Things: an Installation, Chehalem Cultural Center, Newberg, OR, February-March

2017         sensation & perception, Valley City State University, North Dakota, October-November

2014-15     RED, Pivot, Portland, Oregon

2013         TIME WITH HER, Solo Exhibit, Turnspace Gallery, Moscow, ID

2013         Body/Ink Drawings, Open Studio, Burren College of Art, Ireland

2012         Rhythm and Riot, Lindgren Gallery, George Fox University

2012         WEYT [wait], Gallery II, Washington State University

GROUP

2019          MARKING TIME, Concourse Gallery, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, Sept-Oct

2019          Oregon Society of Artists, Portland, OR, Sept-Oct

2019          Portland Open Studios Participant, Portland, OR, Oct

2019          BIG & SMALL, Columbia Art Gallery, Columbia Center for the Arts, Hood River, OR, July

2019          CHAOTIC BEAUTY Group Show, Artists Tom Dunn, Meghan Hedley, Taft McWhorter, Exhibit A Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, Feb

2019          LA Art Show with bG Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, Jan

2018-19   Open Show, Los Angeles Art Association Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, Dec-Jan

2018-19   12x12 Grid, 144 Space, Gestalt Projects, bG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA 

2018         Art Squared Exhibition, Chehalem Cultural Center, Newberg, OR 

2018         pink {speak} with artists: Mariah Boyle, Meghan Flynn, Meghan Hedley Lisa Soranaka, Terrain Gallery, Spokane, WA

2017         AUTUMN RISE, George Fox University Faculty Exhibition, Minthorne Gallery, Newberg, OR

2017         WINE WHISKEY WOMEN, Portland, OR

2017         George Fox University Alumni Exhibition, Minthorne Gallery, Newberg, OR

2016         Pullman Art Walk, Gladish Community Center, Pullman, WA

2014         HOW DO WE SHARE THE AIR, Collaboration with Austin Storm, The Art Affair, Marriot Hotel, Moscow, ID

2014         MOTHER, International collaboration with Michaela Meise and Elizabeth Matthews, Conference on Ethics with philosopher Luce Irigaray, University of                        Warwick, UK

2014         Ritual Mother Exhibition, Primo Piano LivinGallery, Lecce, Italy

2013         MFA Thesis Exhibition, Museum of Art, Washington State University

2010-11    Open Studios, First Friday Event, Downtown Newberg, OR

2010        The Art of Reconciliation, Resolutions Northwest 25th Anniversary, Portland, OR

2010        Recent Graduates Exhibit, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR

2010        NEAR-DWELLER, Undergraduate Thesis Exhibition, Minthorne Gallery, George Fox University

 

EDUCATION

2015-20    Masters in Chinese Medicine, Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, In progress

                 studying acupuncture, herbs, movement therapy, Shiatsu massage, and Craniosacral therapy with a research focus of integrating art and healing,                                  specific emphasis on trauma therapy

2013         MFA, Fine Arts, Washington State University

                 Areas of Specialization:

                 Painting, Drawing, Installation

                 MFA Thesis Overview: “Ogham Now, Woman Here”

                 An installation of paintings and drawings correlating Celtic language, the work of French philosopher Luce Irigaray, and studies of mind-body                                      healing

2010         BA, Fine Arts,  George Fox University (magna cum laude)

2010         BA, Philosophy, George Fox University (magna cum laude)

TEACHING, ARTIST TALKS, ART EMPLOYMENT

2019         Guest Presenter at Art Awards Ceremony, George Fox University

2019         Guest Lecturer, lecture and workshop with education department on teaching art to elementary students, George Fox University 

2018        Artist Talk, (PAINT) the Ten Thousand Things, Chehalem Cultural Center, Newberg, OR

2018        Guest Lecturer, Chinese Medicine and World Religions, George Fox University

2018        Guest Lecturer, a two session lecture and workshop with the education department on teaching art to elementary students, George Fox University

2018        Community Drawing Workshop, Chehalem Cultural Center, Newberg, OR

2017        Visiting Professor at Valley City State University, Valley City, North Dakota

2017        Drawing II Class Collaborative Drawings, George Fox University

2017        Adjunct Instructor of Art, Drawing II, George Fox University

2017        Guest Lecturer, Chinese Medicine and World Religions, George Fox University

2017        Guest Instructor, WaterColor I, George Fox University

2017        Guest Judge and Curator of George Fox University Student show

2016         Guest Lecturer, Chinese Medicine and World Religions, George Fox University

2011-13     [TA] Art History for Professor Lee, Washington State University

2013         [TA] Art History for Professor Mumford, Washington State University

2011-12     [TA] Instructor of Record, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, 2D Foundations

2012        Studio Assistant to artist Io Palmer, Pullman, WA

2011        Instructor of Drawing, International Department, George Fox University, Summer Term

2010        Instructor of Drawing, International Department, George Fox University, Summer Term

2009         Student Assistant to Professor Gary Buhler, Drawing II, George Fox University

PUBLICATIONS

2019       Art and Writing Pairing, Pigeon Pages NYC, Literary Journal, New York, NY

2019        LA/OC Most Inspiring Stories, Mid Wilshire, Voyage La Magazine, www.voyagela.com

2018        Billy Gross, Art Roster, UniversallyUnknown.com

2018        Chehalem Cultural Center, Drawing Workshop and Exhibition Page

2018        Artist Feature, Newberg Graphic, Newberg, OR

2016        Featured Cover Artist, FUGUE JOURNAL, Issue 50, University of Idaho

2013        MFA THESIS, Washington State University Library Thesis Collection

 

RESIDENCIES, WORKSHOPS, CONFERENCES

2018         Craniosacral Workshop, Moving Mountain Institute, Portland, OR, Oct-Nov

2014         Luce Irigaray Conference, University of Warwick, England, 17-19 June

2013         Seminar on Luce Irigaray, University of Bristol, England, 9-16 June

2013         Residency and Workshop, Burren College of Art, Ireland, 29 June- 27 July

2013         Palouse Mindfulness Weekly Meditation Course and Silent Retreat

2012         Paint Installation Systems Workshop taught by Artist Franklin Evans, Anderson Ranch, Colorado, August

2009         Art and Philosophy Conference, NYC

2009         Art and Conflict Conference, Belfast, Northern Ireland

 

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

        Paintings and Drawings, George Fox University

        Collaborative Community Drawing, Chehalem Cultural Center

        Private Collections: California, Oregon, Idaho, Washington, Massachusetts, Ireland

AWARDS

2011-13     Full Tuition Scholarship, Washington State University

2010          Commencement Speaker, George Fox University

2010          Steinfeldt Peace Studies Scholarship, George Fox University

2010          Barclay Tuition Scholarship, George Fox University

2008-10     Richter Scholarship George Fox University, Travel and Research

© Meghan Hedley