Pattie Lee Becker

 

 

Born Jackson MI, 1975

 

Lives and works in Denver CO

 

Education 

BFA, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI, 1997

MFA, Columbia University School of the Arts, New York NY, 2001

 

 

Solo Exhibitions

2013

    Firehouse Art Center, 'Objects in Place', Longmont CO

2012

    Gildar Gallery, ‘Powers of Ten’, Denver CO

2011

     Lincoln Gallery of Naropa University, ‘Recent Works on Paper’, Boulder CO

     Rude Gallery of RMCAD, ‘What I Once Thought Was Mine is Now Ours’, Denver CO

     Illiterate Gallery, ‘Psychescapes’, Denver CO

2010                

     Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Ropes’, Boulder CO

2009                

     Bird, ‘Out of My Head’, New York NY

2005                

     A.I.R. Gallery, ‘The Harbingers’, Brooklyn NY  

     Wave Hill, ‘Love First, Live Incidentally or How Humans Grew into Nature’, Bronx NY

 

Group Exhibitions

2014

     (Forthcoming) UCCS GoCA, 'Untitled', Colorado Springs CO

     Denver Art Museum's Design After Dark, 'Cast', Denver CO

2013

      UCCS GoCA, 'Visual Environments: Pattie Lee Becker and Suchitra Mattai', Colorado Springs CO

     Gildar Gallery, ‘Group Show Vol. 3’, Denver CO

2012

     Icecube Gallery, ‘Icebreaker 3’, Denver CO

     Gildar Gallery, ‘Inaugural Exhibition Vol. 2’, Denver CO

2011

     Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art and DWR, ‘White Space 2011’, Boulder CO

     Denver Theater District (DTD), ‘2011’, Denver CO

2010                

     Michael Rosenthal Gallery, ‘Beyond Arcadia (A Poem for New Jersey)’, San Francisco, CA

     Anderson Ranch Patton-Malott Gallery, ‘Made: Artist Projects at Anderson Ranch’, Snowmass Village CO

     Slideluck Potshow, ‘Exploration’, Boulder CO

     Endden Bellegrade, ‘Blackbox Theater as Abandoned Zoo’, Boulder CO

2007                

     Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art and DWR, ‘White Space 2’, Boulder CO

2005                

     The Horticultural Society of New York, ‘Breaking Ground’, New York NY

     PS1 Greater New York 2005: Performance Series, ‘Can’t Find the Bottom’, LIC NY

     Parker’s Box, ‘I AM 5 Art Fair’, Representing Klaus Von Kichtssagend, Brooklyn NY

     Black and White Gallery, ‘Buy it Now’, Brooklyn NY

2004                

     The Leroy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, ‘After Goya’, New York NY

2003                

     HERE art, ‘Mysterious Journey’, New York NY

1999                

     PS 122 Gallery, ‘Pattie Lee Becker and Francesco Simeti’, New York NY

 

Grants and Awards

2014

     Denver Art Museum's Design After Dark, 'Cast', Denver CO - Awarded "Best Act"

2010    

     Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA – Visiting Artist

     Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village CO – Visiting Artist

2009    

     20 x 200: A Jen Bekman Project, New York  NY – Edition Recipient

2005   

     A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn NY – Fellowship Recipient

2001   

     Ucross Foundation, Sheridan WY – Spring Resident

2000   

     Lower East Side Printshop, New York NY – Special Editions Fellow

     LeRoy Neiman Center for Print Studies, New York, NY Neiman Fellow

1999   

     The Millay Colony for the Arts, Austerlitz NY – Winter Resident

 

Teaching Experience

Colorado College: Colorado Springs CO, 2013  -  Visiting Artist

Massachusetts College of Art: MFAWC Program, Boston MA, 2012  -  Mentor

Rocky Mountain College Of Art And Design, Denver CO, 2010 – 2012  -  Adjunct Faculty

     Classes: Investigations I & II: Soft Sculpture, Introduction to Sculpture, Contemporary Art Studio, Experimental  Figure Studies

Naropa University, Boulder CO, 2010 – 2011  -  Adjunct Faculty and Visiting Artist

     Classes: Introduction to Drawing, 2D Design, Mixed Media, Sculpture, Special Topics: Narratives in Art

University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder CO, 2010  -  Lecturer

     Class: Foundations

Boulder Museum Of Contemporary Art, Boulder CO, 2009 - 2012  -  Instructor

     Classes: Soft Sculpture & Drawing

Columbia University School Of The Arts, New York NY, 2000 & 2004  -  Instructor

     Classes: Intro to Printmaking & Silkscreen