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Education

2004 BFA, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016 The Worlds Inside, John F. Sloan Gallery at Lock Haven University, Lock Haven, PA
2015 For The Bees, North Portland Library, Portland, OR
2014 The Worlds Are Glorious, Nisus Gallery at Disjecta Contemporary Art Center, Portland, OR
Recent Work, Gallery at Providence Hospital, curated by Seth Nehil, Portland, OR
2012 Reorientation x 5, Caplan Art Designs, Portland, OR
2010 The Universal Book Of Hours, North Portland Library, Portland, OR
2008 Imaginal/Manifest, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR
2007 Recent Work, Art Institute Of Portland Gallery, Portland, OR

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016 PNCA Alumni Exhibition, curated by MK Guth, Pacific Northwest College Of Art, Portland, OR
The Pull Of Repetition, curated by Mark R. Smith, North View Gallery at Portland Community College, Portland, OR
Transference, curated by Mark and Rae Mahaffey, Autzen Gallery at Portland State University, Portland, OR
Spirit In The Land, Addington Gallery, Chicago, IL
2015 Monster Drawing Rally, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
Botanica: All Things Plant Life, Bedford Gallery at the Lesher Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek, CA
Art & Flowers: Color, Form and Harmony, Cape Fear Botanical Garden & Rosenthal Gallery at Fayetteville State University, Fayetteville, NC
Recent Work, Caplan Art Designs, Portland, OR
2014 New Season New Faces,Madelyn Jordon Fine Art, Scarsdale, NY
2013 International Contemporary Islamic Art Exhibition, curated by Dr. Nada Shabout, Eisemann Center, Dallas, TX
Surf & Turf, Madelyn Jordon Fine Art, Scarsdale, NY
The Divine Feminine, Dragonfly Gallery at Amity Foundation, Tucson, AZ
2012 Becoming Artfully Aware, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
Layered Spaces, Addington Gallery, Chicago, IL
Portland Visual Art Exchange, Littman Gallery at Portland State University, Portland, OR
2011 Welcome to My World, 23 Sandy Gallery, Portland, OR
Affordable Art Fair, London, UK
Recent Work, Addington Gallery, Chicago, IL
2010 Affordable Art Fair, New York, NY
Group Exhibition, Art In Embassies Program, Riga, Latvia
Nature Sublima, Addington Gallery, Chicago, IL
Gifted, Littman Gallery at Portland State University, Portland, OR
2009 5 x 5, Beppu Wairda Gallery, Portland, OR
Group Show, Addington Gallery, Chicago, IL
2007 Be Blue (Sky) Show, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR
2006 Dealer’s Choice, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR
Alumni Show, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR
2005 The Red Show, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR
2004 Conversations, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR

 

Text / Film

White, Charles, “Tamara English,” Pacific Dissent Magazine, Los Angeles, January/February 2016
Staff, “Botanica: All Things Plant Life at Bedford Gallery,” OaklandArtEnthusiast, Web, August 15th, 2015
Speer, Richard, “Now Showing,” Willamette Week, Portland, OR, March 5th, 2014
International Contemporary Islamic Art Exhibition. Catalogue, Dallas, TX 2013
Speer, Richard, “Life as Spiritual Practice: Thoughts on Tamara English’s New Work,” Catalogue 2013
Driscoll, Megan, “Religious Harmony,” PORT, Web, December 5, 2012
Speer, Richard, “A Baseline of Joy: The Oil Paintings of Tamara English,” Reorientation x 5 Catalogue 2012
English, Tamara, “Pointing to the Divine,” Faith & Form: The Interfaith Journal on Religion, Art and Ar- chitecture, Vol. XLV, No. 2, 2012
Norris, TJ, “Now Showing,” Willamette Week, Portland, OR, November 30th, 2011
Speer, Richard, “Now Showing,” Willamette Week, Portland, OR, December 15th, 2010
Holloway, Jane, “Artist Focus: Tamara English,” The Face Of Chelmsford, Chelmsford, United Kingdom, September, 2010
Art In Embassies Exhibition Catalogue, Riga, Latvia, 2010
“Art: PDX, Artists In Their Studios” documentary, directed by Andy Blubaugh, May, 2010
Speer, Richard, “Now Showing,” Willamette Week, Portland, OR, October 28th, 2009
Speer, Richard, “Now Showing,” Willamette Week, Portland, OR, May 6th, 2009
Speer, Richard, “Now Showing,” Willamette Week, Portland, OR, July 9th, 2008
Row, D.K., “Summer’s Here! Head to the Galleries” The Oregonian, July 3rd, 2008
DeLuca, Andie, “And Now For Something Completely Different,” PORT, Web. June 29th, 2005

 

Awards & Grants

2011  Regional Arts & Cultural Council Project Grant
2010 Regional Arts & Cultural Council Project Grant
2009 Regional Arts & Cultural Council Professional Development Grant
2003 Charles Carey Life Drawing Prize, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR

 

Benefit Auctions

2016 PNCA Alumni Live Auction, Pacific Northwest College Of Art, Portland, OR
2015 Cascade Aids Project Silent Auction, Portland, OR
Monster Drawing Rally, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
2014 Cascade Aids Project Silent Auction, Portland, OR
Sitka Art Invitational, Portland, OR
2013 Cascade Aids Project Silent Auction, Portland, OR
Sitka Art Invitational, Portland, OR
2012 Art on the Vine, Benefit Auction for Oregon College of Art & Craft, Portland, OR
Cascade Aids Project Silent Auction, Portland, OR
Fundraiser For Amity Foundation, Los Angeles, CA
2011 Molly’s Fund Fighting Lupus, Portland, OR
Wonderquest Fundraiser, Portland, OR
P:ear Blossoms Auction, Benefit for P:ear Portland, OR
2010 Art on the Vine, Benefit Auction for Oregon College of Art & Craft, Portland, OR
Cascade Aids Project Silent Auction, Portland, OR
Sitka Art Invitational, Portland, OR
New Avenues For Youth Fundraiser, Portland, OR
2009 Art on the Vine, Benefit Auction for Oregon College of Art & Craft, Portland, OR
Art For Afghanistan Exhibition, The State Armory. New York, NY
Cascade Aids Project Silent Auction, Portland, OR
2008 Cascade Aids Project Silent Auction, Portland, OR
2007 Cascade Aids Project Silent Auction, Portland, OR
Mercy, Benefit for Mercy Corps, Portland, OR
2006 Cascade Aids Project Silent Auction, Portland, OR
2005 Cascade Aids Project Silent Auction, Portland, OR

 

Gallery Representation

Addington Gallery. Chicago, IL
Caplan Art Designs, Portland, OR
Cooper & Smith Gallery, Essex, CT
Madelyn Jordon Fine Art, Scarsdale, NY
Turner Barnes Gallery, London, UK

 

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