CHRISTOPHER M. GROTH

2715 Buchanan St. NE

Minneapolis, Mn 55418

United States of America   

christopher.m.groth@gmail.com

 

EDUCATION

2012-2015

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

            MFA Sculpture with Certificate of Teaching in Higher Education

 

2005-2010        

Saint Olaf College, Northfield, MN

            BA- Studio Art, Management Studies Minor

            Distinction

            Cum Laude 

 

EXHIBITIONS

2016      Yeah Maybe #10 (The Dead Guess), Minneapolis, MN.

2016      Container (The Dead Guess), Kunstverein Grafschaft Bentheim, Neuenhaus, Germany.

2016      Waiting For The Other Other to Drop , Larson Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.

2016      Cellular Cinema, Bryant Lake Theater, Minneapolis, MN.

2015      Gathering, Island Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.

2015      Franconia Sculpture Park, Franconia, MN.

2015     Underlined Action, Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.

2015     Stool Sample, Midnight Brigade, Minneapolis, MN.

2015    Ploughshare, Sloss Furnaces, Birmingham, AL.

2014    For A Limited Time Only, Quarter Gallery, Minneapolis, MN. 

2014    Midnight Brigade Presents Gallery Hangman, Minneapolis, MN.

2014    Suitcase Exhibition, ICCCIA, Sabile, Latvia.

2014    Objects For Consideration, SooVAC, Minneapolis, MN.

2014    Gallery Hangman, Minneapolis, MN.

2013    Fresh Laundry, Corner Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.

2013    National Cast Iron Art Exhibition, Sloss Furnaces, Birmingham, AL.

2013    He(art), Friction Collective, Minneapolis, MN.

2012    Mirror Museum, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

2012    Minty Fresh, Corner Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.

2011    An Evening of Art For All, 210 Pine,  Waupaca, WI.

2011    Waupaca Fine Art Show, Waupaca, WI.

2011    A+ Art Club Show, Northfield Arts Guild, Northfield, MN.

2010    A Collection Of Works By Emerging Artists, Northfield Arts Guild, Northfield, MN.

2010    Waupaca Fine Art Show, Waupaca, WI.

2010    Can we just throw some gears and rocks into this thing to make it different?

             Flatten Art Museum, Northfield, MN.

2009    Senior Art Show, Groot Gallery, Northfield, MN.

2009    Waupaca Fine Arts Show, Waupaca, WI

2008    Text and Image, Groot Gallery, Northfield, MN.

2008     Juried Exhibition, Groot Gallery, Northfield, MN.

2008    Experiencing Our Earth, Depot Gallery, Red Wing, MN.

2007     Juried Exhibition, Groot Gallery, Northfield, MN.

 

CURATING

2015              Stool Sample, Midnight Brigade, Minneapolis, MN.

2013-2015    Gallery Hangman (Founder and Curator)

2014               Objects For Consideration, SooVAC, Minneapolis, MN.

                            (Co-curated with Chris Larson)

2011               An Evening of Art For All, 210 Pine,  Waupaca, WI.

 

TEACHING

2012-present    Leonardo’s Basement, Course Instructor, Minneapolis, MN

2015                   Instructor of Record, Intro Sculpture, University of MInnesota

2013-2015         Teaching Assistant University of Minnesota Minneapolis, MN (Intermediate and Advanced Foundry[Co-Instructed Spring                                           2014])

2012-2015         Sculpture Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Minnesota

2012                   Concepts in Art Seminar Teaching Assistant, University of Minnesota

2010-2011         Northfield Public Schools Education Assistant, Northfield, MN

2009-2010         Saint Olaf College Art Apprentice, Northfield, MN

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2015     Production Assistant, River of Iron at Northern Spark, Tamsie Ringler, Minneapolis, MN

2015     Panel Discussion, National Conference of Cast Iron Art, Sloss Furnaces, Birmingham AL

2014     Artist Lecture, College of St. Benedict and St. John’s University, St. Joseph, MN

2014    Production Assistant, George Beasley, Basket Furnace, Pedvale Open Air Museum, Latvia.

2014    Production Assistant, Matt Toole, Master/Acolyte, Pedvale Open Air Museum, Latvia.

2014    Demonstration Assistant, Wayne Potratz, Pedvale Open Air Museum, Latvia.

2013    Production Assistant, Andrea Stanislav, Minneapolis, MN.

 

AWARDS, GRANTS, & FELLOWSHIPS

2015           Cast Iron Artist In Residence, Franconia Sculpture Park, Shafer, MN

2014-          2015 Harlan D Boss Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

2014           Travel Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

2009-2010 Studio Art Apprenticeship, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN

2008-2009 Jan Shoger Art Scholarship, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN

SERVICE

2012-2014    Production Volunteer, Leonardo’s Basement, St. Paul, MN.

2010-2011    A+ Art Club Volunteer and Instructor, Northfield, MN.   

2009              Installation Volunteer, Waupaca Fine Arts Festival, Waupaca, WI.

Chris Groth / T 920.915.5426 /  christopher.m.groth@gmail.com / © 2017 by Chris Groth