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Kacie Lees - Curriculum Vitae + Bio


Sculptor. Lives and works in New York.
Born 1986 in St. Louis, Missouri.
2008 Bachelors from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois.
2012 Masters from the School of Visual Arts, New York.


2017 - Farmer / Administrator for North Brooklyn Farms, The Farm on Kent
2017 - Neon Teacher with the Museum of Neon Art in Los Angeles, Ca
2017 - Neon Teacher with Brooklyn Glass in Brooklyn, Ny
2017 - Artist Assistant for Evan Holloway in Los Angeles, Ca


RESIDENCIES
2017 - The Space: Light Artist Residency at The Center for Holographic Arts on Governors Island, Ny.
2008 - Ceramics Studio Residency at Athletic Field Park with the Chicago Parks District, Chicago, Il.

SHOWS
upcoming - She Bends at the Museum of Neon Art, Los Angeles, Ca September 2017
2017 - Lumens in partnership with the Glass Arts Society, Norfolk, Va.
2017 - Figment NYC, Governors Island, Ny.
2017 - Last Chance at Glass House Gallery, Brooklyn, Ny.
2017 - The Fridge Show at Grand Opening Gallery, Co.
2016 - The Splits - Neon Pop Up at Budin, Brooklyn, Ny.
2016 - Sparks piece at Youme Haus Digital Gallery.
2014 - Do Not Go Gentle at Youme Haus, Brooklyn, Ny.
2014 - Double Take at Youme Haus, Brooklyn, Ny.
2008 - Feminist Ecology: Women and the Earth at Koehnline Museum of Art, Des Plaines, Il.
2008 - What Makes Sense at Crank Yellow, St. Louis, Mo.
2008 - And Milk Comes Frozen Home at Revolving Door Gallery, Chicago, Il.
2006 - Again and Again at Open End Gallery, Chicago, Il.

PRESS
2017 Vice Creators Article. "Neon Sculptures Illuminate Animals on the Verge of Extinction" by Beatrice Barkholz.
2017 Westword Article. "
Grand Opening, a DIY Living-Room Gallery, Hosts The Fridge Show Saturday" by Lila Thulin. 
 
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