U P C O M I N G

2018     High Art Billboard Project / Indianapolis, IN / Sep. 3, 2018 - Aug. 15, 2019

  • A digital image of "Millimeters (experiencing tiny things)" will be be printed on vinyl to fit a 14' x 48' billboard, and will be placed on various billboards throughout the city on a rotating basis through August of 2019.

2018     TINY VII, Gallery 924 / Indianapolis, IN / Dec. 7, 2018 - Jan. 4, 2019

2019     An Impromptu Prompt Show, Circle City Industrial Complex / Indianapolis, IN / Jan. 4, 2019

 

P A S T   E X H I B I T I O N S

2018     Young Collectors Show IIGallery 924 / Indianapolis, IN / May 31-July 20

2018     Environmental Justice in Indiana, Sierra Club Hoosier Chapter / Indianapolis, IN / May 11-June 29

2018     Hoosier Women in Art: Stories, Garfield Park Arts Center / Indianapolis, IN / May 4-26

2018     Stutz Artists Association Silver Anniversary Open HouseStutz Car Factory Building / Indianapolis, IN / April 26-28

2018     The Bigger Picture Show in Partnership with Indy Film Fest, Circle City Industrial Complex / Indianapolis, IN / April 13

2018     Saks Fifth Avenue / Indianapolis, IN / April 3-23

2018     Sugar Space Post-It ShowTube Factory Art Space / Indianapolis, IN / Feb. 9

2018     The Nude: Brutal BeautyLexington Art League / Lexington, KY / Jan. 26 – Mar. 11

2017     Drawing Resurfaced II: National Contemporary Drawing ExhibitionFountain Gallery, Purdue University / Lafayette, IN / Nov. 14 – Dec. 15

2017     TINY VI: Celebrating the Year of VonnegutGallery 924 / Indianapolis, IN / Dec. 1 – Jan. 5, 2018

2017     SAA Art at Raymond JamesRaymond James, Inc. / Indianapolis, IN / Dec. 11 – April, 2018

2017     Stutz Starry Night: Artists Holiday Open HouseStutz Business & Art Center / Indianapolis, IN / Dec. 1

2017     Art in City Hall: Textiles – The Use of Yarn, Thread, Fabric and Paper to Tell a StoryFishers City Hall / Fishers, IN / Nov. 13 – Jan. 5, 2018

2017     The Englewood Project: Love Letter to the World, (cross-stitch participant) / iMOCA / Indianapolis, IN / Dec. 2017

2017     119th Annual ExhibitionRichmond Art Museum / Richmond, IN / Nov. 9 – Jan. 13, 2018

2017     All Our BestNickel Plate Arts / Noblesville, IN / Nov. 3 – Nov. 18

2017     Whitewater Valley Art ExhibitTom Thomas Gallery / Richmond, IN / Oct. 20 – Dec. 8

2017     Real PeopleThe Old Courthouse Arts Center / Woodstock, IL / Aug. 3 – Sept. 24

2017     Michigan Fine Arts Competition ExhibitBirmingham Bloomfield Art Center / Birmingham, MI / June 23 – Aug. 25

2016     Weave WarsIndianapolis Art Center / Indianapolis, IN / Sept 23 - Nov 19

2014     College Residency ExhibitionSouth Bend Museum of Art / South Bend, IN / Feb 22 - May 11

2014     B.A. ExhibitionIsis Gallery, University of Notre Dame / Notre Dame, IN / March 28 - May 19

 

E D U C A T I O N

2014     University of Notre Dame / Notre Dame, IN
              B.A. Studio Art & Design, Concentration in Painting

2012     Pratt Institute, School of Design, Visiting Student: Fashion Design Intensive Program / New York, NY

2011     Columbia University, School of the Arts, Visiting Student: 35mm Film Photography; Jackson Pollock and the New York School / New York, NY

 

R E S I D E N C I E S  &  O T H E R   E D U C A T I O N

2017     Stutz Artist Association, Emerging Artist Residency Program / Indianapolis, IN / Oct. 2017 – Aug. 2018

2017     Dare to Design, LLC, Interior Design Intern / Indianapolis, IN / Dec 2016 - April 2017

2013     South Bend Museum of Art, Studio College Residency Program / South Bend, IN

2013     Mattress Factory Museum of Contemporary Art, Exhibition Intern, Chiharu Shiota installation / Pittsburgh, PA

2009     Pittsburgh Glass Center, Glass Blowing Summer Intensive Program / Pittsburgh, PA

              Carnegie Museum of Art, Studio Seminars, Drawing; Painting / Pittsburgh, PA

 

S E L E C T  B I B L I O G R A P H Y

2018     “High Art Billboard Project Artists Revealed,” NUVO, print newspaper and digital.

               https://www.nuvo.net/arts/billboard-arts-council-of-indianapolis-high-art

2018     “Featured Artist: Shelby Alexander,” Indianapolis Review. Issue 4, Spring 2018.

               https://theindianapolisreview.com/featured-artist-shelby-alexander/

2018     “The Stutz Open House Celebrates its Silver Anniversary,” NUVO, print newspaper and digital. Issue April 25-May 2, 2018.

               https://www.nuvo.net/thestutz-open-house-celebrates-its-silver-anniversary

2017     “A Short Interview with Shelby Alexander,” Indianapolis Review. Issue I, Summer 2017.

               https://theindianapolisreview.com/shelby-alexander-artist-profile/

2017     “Artist Profile: Shelby Alexander,” The Stutz Artists Association. November 2017.

              https://www.stutzartists.com/artistAlexander.html

2017     “Michigan Fine Arts Competition,” Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, June 2017. https://bbartcenter.org/mfac/

2015     Jajko, Laura. “Shelby [Alexander] Wins Featured Artist Contest.” American Frame. March 2015.
              https://www.americanframe.com/shelby-grubbs-interview.aspx.

2014     Greenhouse Ennui, 2013. Re:Visions. 12th Edition. Cover Artworkhttp://english.nd.edu/assets/131063/re_visions_version14.pdf.

2014     La Nausee II, 2013; Marcel in the Trenches, 2014. Re:Visions. 12th Edition. p 57, 205. 
             http://english.nd.edu/assets/131063/re_visions_version14.pdf.

2013     Zarathustra, 2012. Re:Visions. 11th Edition. Cover Artworkhttp://english.nd.edu/assets/101399/revisions_2013compressesl.pdf.

2013     Reflection VI, 2012. The Juggler. Volume 78, Spring 2013. Cover Artwork.

2013     The Cave, 2012; Reflection V, 2012. The Juggler. Volume 78, Spring 2013. p 7, 13.

2012     Saudade IV, 2011; Untitled (35 mm Photograph), 2011. The Juggler. Volume 75, Winter 2012. Two Double-Page
              Spreads. p 16-17, 26-27.

E M P L O Y M E N T  &  A C T I V I T I E S

2017      Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance / Graphic Designer / Indianapolis, IN / July 2017 – Present

2017      IFBI Hackathon / UX/UI Design Aid Floater / Indianapolis, IN / July 2017

2015     Indianapolis Museum of Art, Guest Services Associate (Dream Cars Exhibit) / Indianapolis, IN

2014     Visual Resources Center of Hesburgh Library, Digital Image Technician / Notre Dame, IN

2012     Columbia UniversitySchool of the Arts, Photography Darkroom Technician / New York, NY

2012     King’s College London Student’s Union, Art Society; Fashion Society, Member / London, UK

2011     American Institute of Graphic Arts, Member / 2011- Present

 2011    University of Notre Dame Student Hall Council, Chair of Marketing & Design / Notre Dame, IN