Megan Moriarty

Visual Artist - meganmoriartyart@gmail.com - San Francisco, CA 

 

Education

Master of Fine Arts in Spatial Art, Spring 2019 (forthcoming) 

San Jose State University, San Jose, CA.

 

Master of Arts in Studio Art, Sculpture, Fall 2016

Minnesota State University Mankato, Mankato, MN.

 

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art, Sculpture, Fall 2013

Minnesota State University Mankato, Mankato, MN.

 

Associate of Science,  Cinema Production and Screenwriting, Fall 2011

Minneapolis Community and Technical College, Minneapolis, MN.

 

Publications

MFA NOW 2017 Root Division (2017),  Archive Project, San Fransisco, CA. 

Moriarty, Megan Nelle, "Lithic" (2016).  All Theses, Dissertations, and Other Capstone Projects. 581.  http://cornerstone.lib.mnsu.edu/etds/581

 

Assistantship

Artist Assistant Steve Davis, Summer 2017

San Jose, CA - Vacuum, Lost Wax Bronze Casting / Moldmaking

 

Artist Assistant Steve Davis & Ryan Carrington, August 2016 - September 2017

San Jose, CA - Lost Wax Aluminum Casting / Rubber Moldmaking

 

Graduate Foundry Assistant San Jose State University, 2016 - 2017

San Jose, CA  - Metal & Wax Casting

 

 

Teaching

Community Art Instructor, Winter 2018 / Summer 2018 / Fall 2018

Root Division, San Francisco, CA

Courses: Sculpting with Cardboard, Acrylic 101

Sculpture Instructor, Fall 2017 / Spring 2018

San Jose State University, San Jose, CA

Courses: Introduction to 3D Design, Beginning Sculpture

 

Art Teacher, Fall 2015/ Spring 2016

Lourdes High School, Rochester, MN

Courses: Elements & Principles of Design, Painting I & II

 

TOTAL ARTS DAY CAMP Instructor, Summer 2015

Rochester Art Center, Rochester, MN 

Course: Two-week contemporary art camp, ages 8 - 12

 

Graduate Teaching Associate, Spring 2014 /Fall 2014 / Fall 2015

Art Department - Minnesota State University Mankato, Mankato, MN

Course: Elements & Principles of Art

 

Exhibitions

2018

 

Stratis, Social Policy, September, San Jose, CA

Chosen Family, Social Policy, May, San Jose, CA

Three Corners and Twenty Three Cracks: SJSU MFA Collaboration, April 23rd - 26th, Black Gallery, San Jose State University Galleries, CA, San Jose, CA

Inner Landscape (Solo Exhibition), April 19th - 13th, Gallery Three, San Jose State University Galleries, CA, San Jose, CA

Tea Ceremony, February 27th - March 1st, Gallery Three, San Jose State University, CA

Countering Productivity, January 29th - February 2nd,  San Jose State University Student Galleries, San Jose, CA

 

2017

"Drawing of Rock in Bonze", Sprues, November 27th - December 1st,  Belcher Gallery, San Jose State University Galleries, CA

Ancestral Narratives, Gallery Eight, September 12th - 15th, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA

Forged, Social Policy, September, San Jose, CA

Memory Space, Belcher Gallery, August 29th - 31st, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA

The Sounds of What We Cannot See, February 6th - 10th, San Jose State University Galleries, San Jose, CA

New Totems, Herbert Sanders Gallery, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA

2016

Illuminations, Lookout Gallery, South Central College, North Mankato, MN.

Illuminations & Lithics, Steam Cafe, Rochester, MN. 

2015

Lithic, Graduate Thesis Exhibition, Conkling Gallery, Mankato, MN.

Student Art League’s Annual Spring Juried Exhibition , Centennial Student Union Gallery,Mankato, MN.

2014

Megan Moriarty: Current Explorations of Light and Space, Centennial Student Union Gallery, Mankato, MN.

Student Art League’s Annual Fall Juried Show, Conkling Gallery, Mankato, MN.

Slightly Subverted, The 410 Project Gallery. Mankato, MN.

Squared Collaboration, Facebook.com/squaredcollaboration

Art History Round Table’s Annual Inspiration Show, Centennial Student Union Gallery, Mankato, MN.

2013

BFA Exhibition, Taking Flight, Conkling Gallery, Mankato, MN.

Student Art League’s Annual Fall Juried Show, Centennial Student Union Gallery, Mankato, MN.

Artist of the Month, The Coffee Hag, Mankato, MN.

Gelly: An Experimentation of Acrylic Gel Medium, National Conference for Undergraduate Research, La Crosse, WI.

A Moment in Flux: Totems, Undergraduate Research Symposium Centennial Student Union Gallery, Mankato, MN.

Gelly: An Experimentation..., Undergraduate Research Symposium, Centennial Student Union Gallery, Mankato, MN.

BLOOM, Student Art League’s Annual Spring Juried show, Centennial Student Union Gallery, Mankato, MN.

The 410 Project’s Annual Inspiration Juried Exhibition. The 410 Project Gallery, Mankato, MN.

2012

Student Art League’s Annual Fall Juried show, Conklin Gallery, Mankato, MN.

Artist of the Month, The Coffee Hag, Mankato, MN.