COMUSINA CELAN BOUILLET

 770-617-2431 • ccelan@gmail.com www.celanbouillet.com

Education

2013 Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), Baltimore, MD MFA, Mount Royal School of Art Graduate Program Assistant Certificate in the College Teaching of Art

2008 University of Georgia, Athens, GABFA Painting and Drawing, BA English, Summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Honors Program

2006 San Luis Ecolodge, San Luis, Costa Rica

Awards and Honors

2015 Houston Individual Artist Grant

2014 Artist in Residence, HCC Southeast, Houston, TX 

Best in Show, EXPO, Gallery 500x 

Best in Show, The Big Show, Lawndale Art Center

2013 MICA Vermont Studio Center Fellowship 

2011 Maryland Institute College of Art Merit Scholarship 

2010 Forum 35 Award, ArtMelt, Louisiana State Museum 

2007 Participant in CURO International Symposium

Mary Rosenblatt Art Scholarship

UGA Amazing Student 

2006 CURO Summer Fellow


Residencies

2015 Upcoming, Hambidge Artist Residency, Rabun Gap, GA 

2013 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT 

2008 Schloss Plüschow, Plüschow, Germany


Research

2008 In Search of Utopia, Plüschow, Germany, Spring Honors Capstone Thesis, Integrated utopian literature with traditional journal writing complete with sketches and paintings, Residency Schloss Plüschow

2006 The Faces of Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica, Summer Created a series of paintings, sketches, and journal entries on the impact of development on the seven provinces of Costa Rica, Recipient of the 2006 CURO summer fellowship, presented at the CURO International Symposium 2007


Exhibitions and Displays

2015  Upcoming, Pool Party, Anya Tish Gallery, Houston, TX 

ALH celebrates Texas Art 2015, Williams Tower Gallery, Houston,TX, curated by Dean Sobel, Director of Clyfford Still Museum, Denver, CO

2014 The Big Show, Lawndale Art Center, Houston TX, curated by Erin Elder, Director of the Center for the Contemporary Arts Santa Fe

Introductions, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY2013

EXPO, Gallery 500x, Dallas, TX, curated by Gabriel Ritter, Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art, Dallas Museum of Art

ALH celebrates Texas Art 2014, Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, TX, curated by Rock Hushka, Curator at Tacoma Art Museum

The 27th Annual McNeese National Works On Paper, Lake Charles, LA, curated by Louis Grachos, Director of The Contemporary Austin

On the Map of My Empire, Installation for HCC Southeast, Houston, TX

2013 Makeshift Metropolis, MICA MFA Thesis, Meyerhoff Gallery, Baltimore, MD 

>20 Square Feet, Smith Street Gallery, Houston, TX

2012 First Year Show, D Center MICA, Baltimore, MD Mt Royal Fall Show, MICA, Baltimore, MD

2011 Mt Royal Fall Show, MICA, Baltimore, MD 

2010 ArtMelt, Louisiana State Museum, Baton Rouge, LA 

Evolution, Community Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA 

Group Show, PK Gallery, New Orleans, LA


Private Collections

Moore College, City Lights, Athens, GA 

University of Georgia Graduate School, El Campo, Athens, GA 

Arts Council of Baton Rouge, Zebra Crossing, Baton Rouge, LA


Bibliography

April 22, 2013 B-More Art Blog, “We Saw This, So Should You: 2013 MFA Selections”

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