Education

2008 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Magna Cum Laude
Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas, U.S.A.
Studio Art, Drawing

Awards and Residencies

2013 Artist in Residence, Foundation OBRAS, Evoramonte, Portugal
2011 Artist-in-Residence Fellowship, Seoul Artspace Geumcheon, Seoul, Korea
2010-2011 Artist-in-Residence Fellowship, MeetFactory, Prague, Czech Republic
2009 Best in Show Award, Visual Arts Society of Texas 125-Mile Juried Show
  Dallas Museum of Art Awards to Artists: Kimbrough Grant Award
  Vermont Studio Center Brown Foundation Full Fellowship Award
  Hunting Art Prize Finalist. Houston, Texas
2008 Best in Show Award, TSU all-student exhibition juried by Steve Roden
Juror's Merit Award, TSU all-student exhibition juried by curator David Rubin
Fine Arts and Communication Council of Scholars, Texas State University
2007 Art and Design Departmental Scholarship, Texas State University
2006 Austin Green Gate Competition Award
A grant to construct a large-scale public gateway sculpture displayed in downtown Austin, TX on behalf of Austin Green Art. The sculpture was situated at Austin City Hall from April 21-May 10, 2006, measuring 14 ft x 8 ftx 18 ft for the general public to interact with.

Selected Exhibitions

* denotes solo exhibition

   
2014 * ArteFiera,
Bologna, Italy (Gallery BYCR, Milan, Italy)
   
2013 * In the Thick of Thin Systems,
Gallery LaboExpo, Milan, Italy
  * In the Thick of Thin Systems,
Gallery Vernon, Prague, Czech Republic
  TINA B. On the Rainbow,
Gallery GASK, Kutna Hora, Czech Republic
  Salon Vernon,
Gallery Vernon, Prague, Czech Republic
   
2012 Contemporary Istanbul,
Istanbul, Turkey (Gallery Vernon, Prague, Czech Republic)
  VOLTA8,
Basel, Switzerland
  * Sublimation Simulacrum,
Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Dallas, Texas
  * Cleansing Light,
Galerie Vernon Projekt, Prague, Czech Republic
  The Edge of the Blade and the Stream on Either Side,
A Slender Gamut, Brooklyn New York
   
2011 Tong ("Link"),
The Haein Art Project, Haeinsa Temple, Korea
curated by Yu Yeon Kim
  ArtFresh!
Seoul ArtSpace Geumcheon, Seoul, Korea
   
2010 * Take Me With You,
MeetFactory, Prague, Czech Republic
  The Ambiguous Object,
Pump Project, Austin, TX
 
TINA B.-The Prague Contemporary Art Festival,
České Centrum, Prague, Czech Republic
curated by Monika Burian
 

Here. There. & Beyond.
Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, TX
curated by Joan Davidow

 

Down Every Side Street – New Directions in Southwest Art,

Las Cruces Museum of Art, Las Cruces, New Mexico

 
* Kit Reisch: Indices,
Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, Texas
   
2009 Visual Arts Society of Texas 125-Mile Juried Show,
Denton, TX
Juried by Chris Bergquist Fulmer
  Visual Arts Society of Texas 41st National Juried Show,
Denton, TX
Juried by Dan Piersol, chief curator, Mississippi Museum of Art
  Hunting Art Prize Exhibition,
Decorative Center, Houston, TX
Juried by Kate Green, Chiyo Ishikawa, and Suzanne Folds McCullagh
 

Texas A&M Forsyth Gallery Regional Juried Exhibition
College Station, TX

Juried by Eric Hormell, Editor, Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA

  Baker Arts Center 11th National Juried Show,
Liberal, KS
Juried by Scott Shields, Curator, Crocker Museum of Art, Sacramento, CA
  100-4-100, Texas State University Invitational Exhibition
San Marcos, TX
Juried by Mary Mikel Stump, Gallery Director
   
2008 An Exhibition by Faculty and Staff,
Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX
  Walls,
Gilrose Studios, Wichita Falls, TX
  New Art/e Nuevo juried exhibition,
University of Texas at San Antonio
Juried by Benito Huerta and Kathy Vargas
  Beyond Is and Is Not, Senior Thesis Exhibition,
Texas State University. San Marcos, TX
  Best in Show, All-student juried exhibition,
Gallery Lombardi, Austin, TX
Juried by Steve Roden
  Juror's Merit Award, All-student juried exhibition,
Texas State University, San Marcos, TX
Juried by David Rubin, Curator, San Antonio Museum of Art
   
2007 Form Follows,
The Texas Sculpture Symposium, hosted by San Marcos, TX
Juried by Mary Mikel Stump and Clint Willour
  All-student juried exhibition,
Design Center, Austin, TX
Juried by Mark Smith, Flatbed Press, Austin, TX
   
2006 All-student juried exhibition,
Shady Tree Studios, Austin, TX
Juried by James Surls
   
2004 All-student juried exhibition,
Texas State University, San Marcos, TX
Juried by Clint Willour, Director, Galveston Arts Center