Karley Sullivan
 


EDUCATION

2014­-2015

MFA Expected
California Institute of Arts, Valencia CA

2012-­2013

MFA candidate
Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore MD

2006

BFA
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
Summa Cum Laude 

2005

Ewha University, Seoul, South Korea

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015

Blind Field
L­Shape Gallery, California Institute of Arts, Valencia, CA

2014

Mooning.Scratch
Whitespec Project Space, Whitespace Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2009

Apophenia: Recent Paintings by Karley Sullivan
Sanders­Pace, Knoxville, TN

2008

Nurse Shark (With Jennifer Franklin)
Yogiga Artspace, Seoul, SK


2006

There is No Way Out
1010 Gallery, Knoxville, TN

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014

Animacies
Calarts, Valencia, CA

Post­Nickelodeon Sexuality
Calarts, Valencia, CA

Pardon My Condition
Art Center, Pasadena CA

2013

ShortShorts
Whitespace, Atlanta, GA

Impermanence
Eyedrum, Atlanta, GA

Mythical Genitalia
1010 Gallery, Knoxville, TN

Art Papers Auction
Mason Murer, Atlanta, GA

2012

The Billboard Art Project
Atlanta, GA

From Neurology to Cosmology and Back
Whitespace Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2011

11.11.11 Spectacular! Spectacular!
The Arts Exchange, Atlanta, GA

Resistance
Mint Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2008

Cute Like Orphan Kitties and Bastard Children
Green Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibits, curated by Kristin Calabrese

2005

AVisit
Edae Exhibitions, Seoul, South Korea
curated by Cho Duck Hyun

Bam
UT Student Exhibition, Ewing Gallery, Knoxville, TN
Curated by Robert Stackhouse

 

PrOfessional / internships

January 2015­-Present

Documentary Photographer
Community Arts Partnership, Los Angeles CA

January­-May 2015

Teaching Assistant to Harry Gamboa
Public Personas, Los Angeles CA

September-­December 2014 

Imaging Services Technician
Calarts, Valencia CA

2011­-Present

Burnaway Staff Writer/Photographer
Atlanta GA

September 2012 

Still Photographer
Alix Pearlstein’s Dark Pavement Project.

January-­August 2012

Set Design and Build
Threshold, Drama Tech, Atlanta, GA

September 7-­18 2011
Photographer
TBA Festival, PICA, Portland OR

August-­December 2011

Archival Internship
MOCA GA, Atlanta, GA

August 2010-­March 2011

General Internship
The Contemporary, Atlanta, GA

August 2008­-March 2009

Set Dressing
Sarah Sitkin Photography, Los Angeles, CA

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Lensculture, Editor’s Pick, Karley Sullivan. May 24, 2014, https://www.lensculture.com/karley­sullivan

Phases Magazine, Still There.May 15, 2014,
http://www.phasesmag.com/karley-sullivan/still-there/

H y p e r a l l e r g i c L a b s , Do u b l e d o w n ,K a r l e y S u l l i v a n . N o v e m b e r 1 1 , 2 0 1 2 .
http://hyperallergic.tumblr.com/post/35649773512/karley­sullivan­karleysullivan­gmailcom

Evan Levy. ”In Whitespace’s From Neurology to Cosmology, Images Converse Amid an Ocean of Ideas.” ArtsATL. July 9, 2012 http://www.artsatl.com/2012/07/review­-draft/

Jamie England, Marcus Williams II. Form: Artistic Independence 2011. Atlanta GA. Williams England 2011

Karley Sullivan. “One Picture, One Paragraph.” St. Lucy. January 27, 2014.
http://saint-lucy.com/one-picture-one-paragraph/karley-sullivan-2/

Karley Sullivan. “Dani Planer Talks with Karley Sullivan About Picturing Empathy.” Burnaway. October 25, 2013.
http://burnaway.org/interview/dani-planer-talks-karley-sullivan-picturing-empathy/

Karley Sullivan. “In Conversation, Talking Cultural Records with Vesna Pavlovic” Burnaway. September 11, 2013.
http://burnaway.org/interview/in-conversation-talking-cultural-records-with-vesna-pavlovic/

Karley Sullivan. “Emmet Gowin and Richard Benson at Jackson Fine Art” Burnaway.
July 4, 2013,
http://burnaway.org/review/review-emmet-gowin-and-richard-benson-at-jackson-fine-art/

Karley Sullivan. ”SEEK ATL, Connecting Community Through Studio Visits” Burnaway. April 5th, 2013.
http://burnaway.org/interview/seek-atl-connecting-community-through-studio-visits/

Karley Sullivan. ”Reflections of the Sublime in Technology and Nature” Burnaway. December 24, 2012.
http://burnaway.org/feature/photos-reflections-of-the-sublime-in-technology-and-nature/

Karley Sullivan. “Dodge and Burn: Capturing Immobility”. Burnaway. June 7th, 2012.
http://burnaway.org/feature/dodge-burn-capturing-immobility/

Andrew Alexander. “Performance, Lauri Stallings.”Bomb Magazine. May 14, 2013 http://bombsite.com/issues/1000/articles/7187

Andrew Alexander. “gloATL’s Float Creates an Urban Fantasy out of Muck and Grime” Burnaway. Nov. 30, 2011
http://burnaway.org/review/gloatls-float-creates-an-urban-fantasy-out-of-muck-and-grime/

Claudia La Rocco. “Festivals As Cultural Cuisinarts.” New York Times. September 23, 2011
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/09/25/arts/dance/time-based-art-festival-in-portland-oregon.html?_r=0