Markel Uriu

 

Education

2011            B.A. Visual Arts, Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA

 

Forthcoming Exhibitions

2017         Veil, Shunpike Seattle Storefronts, Seattle, WA (Solo)

 

Solo, Two and Three Person Exhibitions

2017           Detritus, Method Gallery, Seattle, WA (solo)

2016           Measuring the Well, Lens Gallery, Boston, MA  (duo)

                   Viscera, Gay City, Seattle, WA (solo)

                   Intimately Unseen, Soil Gallery, Seattle, WA (trio)

2015           Beer Money, Facebook Corporate Office, Seattle, WA (solo)

 

Group Exhibitions

2017           A Candle for Invisible Things, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, WA

                   From the Foundation, Summer at Sam Program, Olympic Sculpture Park, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA

                   Art in Nature Festival, The Nature Consortium, Seattle, WA

                   Out Of Sight 2017, Vital 5 Productions, Seattle, WA

                   Soil New Members Show: Seven Bodies, SOIL Gallery, Seattle, WA

                   From Which We Rise, The Alice Gallery, Seattle, WA

2016           Highlighter, Black Lodge, Seattle, WA

                   Art in Nature Festival, The Nature Consortium, Seattle, WA

                   Othello Quartz Festival, Lion’s Main Art Collective, Seattle, WA

2015            TK Holiday Celebration and Exhibition, Tashiro Kaplan Artist Lofts, Seattle, WA

                    Erasure, VCR Gallery, Tashiro Kaplan Artist Lofts, Seattle, WA

                   Vibrations, Cairo Gallery, Seattle, WA

                    Mother, Daughter, Sister, VCR Gallery, Tashiro Kaplan Artist Lofts, WA

2014            Miniature Art Extravaganza, Ghost Gallery, Seattle, WA

                    Portals, Lion’s Main Art Collective, Seattle, WA

                   TK Art of the City, Tashiro Kaplan Artist Lofts, Seattle, WA

                   Community Reflections, VCR Gallery, Tashiro Kaplan Artist Lofts, Seattle, WA

                   Fever, Gallery 1412, Lion’s Main Art Collective, Seattle, WA

2013           Homeward Found, Maxon Mills, The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

                   Tashiro Kaplan Artists Show, Sugarcomb Salon, Seattle, WA

2011            Senior Art Exhibition, Sheehan Gallery, Walla Walla, WA

2010            Student Art Exhibition, Sheehan Gallery, Walla Walla, WA

2008            A*Space Gallery, Bronxville, NY

 

Fellowships and Residencies

2016-17       Artbridge Fellowship, Pratt Fine Arts Center, Seattle, WA

2012-13      The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

 

Commissions and Installations

2015            Olympics at Sunset, Mural in Collaboration with Sofya Belinskaya, Facebook

                    Corporate Office, Seattle, WA

 

Publications

2017            Best Art Shows in Seattle: Summer 2017, The Stranger, Jun 7, Seattle, WA

                    Maybe She’s Born with it, Maybe It’s Unpaid Reproductive Labor, The Seattle Weekly, May Issue, Seattle, WA

2016            Best Art Shows in Seattle this Fall, The Stranger, Sept 28, Seattle, WA

                    Creative Outdoor Feast for the Artistic Sense, The Seattle Times, Aug 22, Seattle, WA

                    Arts in Nature offers Unique Delights, West Seattle Herald, Aug 20, Seattle ,WA

                    Seattle’s Queer and Trans Art Collective Lion’s Main Shows Teeth in its New Show, The Seattle Weekly, May Issue, Seattle, WA

2013            Art Revitalizes an Old Mill: Photographs from the Wassaic Project,

                     Hyperallergic, online publication

 

Organizational Affiliations

SOIL Gallery, Seattle, WA- Member, 2017- Present

Lion's Main Art Collective, Seattle, WA- Member, Organizer and Curator, 2015-Present

The Nature Consortium, Seattle, WA