Melonie Mulkey

© 2017 Melonie Mulkey. All Rights Reserved.


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Education

2019
Master of Fine Arts, Photography, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

2011

Bachelor of Arts, Sculpture/Photography, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO


Exhibitions
2017

Deception, Filter Photo, Chicago, IL
​The Art of Valor, South Bend Museum of Art, South Bend, IN

Identity, Indianapolis Art Center, Frank M. Basile Exhibition Hall, Indianapolis, IN
Solarium Exhibition, Solarium Gallery Main Building, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

​2016

Fresh!, JanKossen Contemporary, New York, NY
New Faces, AAHD Gallery, Notre Dame, IN

International Photography 4, Exhibition-In-Print​, Manifest: INPHA, Cincinnati, OH
40 Point One, 40North Exhibition Gallery, Champaign, IL
Champaign County ​Community Supported Arts, 
40North, Champaign, IL

2015

Around the Block: Artists from our Neighborhood, Juried by Aron Packer, Giertz Gallery, Champaign, IL

Lightbox, Weiskamp Window Gallery, Champaign, IL

Midwest Contemporary, Juried by Paul D'Amato, Lillstreet Gallery, Chicago, IL

2014

Ann Metzger Memorial National All Media Juried Exhibition, St Louis Artists' Guild, St Louis, MO

A Little Touched, But Otherwise Alright, Figure One Gallery, Champaign, IL

Where the Tracks End, Boneyard Arts Festival, Champaign, IL

2013

Relations in Space, Plastic Chapel, Denver, CO

Taking Flight, Tivoli Student Center, Denver, CO

2012

Square Footage 6, Plastic Chapel, Denver, CO

2011

UCD Iron Pour, Auraria Campus, Denver, CO

Optistic, UCD Teaching Gallery, Denver, CO

UCD Juried Student Art Show, Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, CO

UROP Symposium, Auraria Campus, Denver, CO

Ironton Iron Pour, River North Arts District (RiNo), Denver, CO

UCD Juried Sculpture Club Show, Pirate Gallery, Denver, CO

Iron Maiden, UCD Teaching Gallery, Denver, CO

2010

349 Days, UCD Teaching Gallery, Denver, CO

UCD Juried Student Art Show, Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, CO
UCD Iron Pour, Auraria Campus, Denver, CO

Meloonemarka, Tivoli Student Center, Denver, CO

Entropy, UCD Teaching Gallery, Denver, CO

2007

CCD Juried Student Art Show, Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, CO


Awards & Grants
2017
Honorarium Award, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN
2016

CSA Community Supported Artist Award, 40North Arts District, Champaign, IL

2015

Honorarium Award,  Lightbox Gallery, Champaign, IL

2014

Artist-In-Residence, Figure One Gallery, Champaign, IL, (July-September)

2010-2011

UROP Grant, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO

2003

Talent Based Theater Scholarship, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2002

Best Showmanship Award, Wolfpack Playhouse, Memphis, TN


Curatorial

2016

Co-Curator, After the Ground, 40 Point One Exhibition Space, Champaign, IL

2015

Co-Curator, Champaign Contemporary, Boneyard Arts Festival, Champaign, IL

2014

Co-Curator, Where the Tracks End, Boneyard Arts Festival, Champaign, IL


Lectures

2016

University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

2014

Figure One Gallery, Champaign, IL

2011

University of Colorado Denver UROP Symposium, Denver, CO


Publications & Press

2016
Fresh!2016 Update: JanKossen Contemporary Gallery. July 27, 2016
Manifest International Photography Manual. INPHA: Manifest Publications​. Spring 2016

2015

McCoy, Meghan. "Art for All: Champaign Contemporary Art Exhibit. Smile Politely. April 10, 2015

2014

Merli, Melissa. "40 North, The Champaign County Arts Council presents the 2014 Boneyard Arts Festival." The News-Gazette.  April 9, 2014: B-6. Print

2013

Plastic Chapel. "Relations in Space." Plasticchapel.tumblr.com.  February 8, 2013. Web

Utterback, Chris. "Paper Cranes of Hope Take Flight." The UCD Advocate. December 5, 2012-January 22, 2013. Print