Kellen Dyer
Born and raised in Placerville, CA.
Education: California State University, Chico
Bacholer of Fine Arts: Painting

Art Experience

Summer of 2012, Sacramento, CA
Crocker Art Museum Internship: 


Crocker’s Major Projects
•Painted Mural for Art Ark (30 year program traveling classroom and learning
• Created space for ‘Nature and Me class (Mural/installation)
• Spray Painted Mural on Refrigerated Truck as a promotional ad for Supper Club at Crocker
• Restoration of Ice Cream Cooler for Supper Club (Wayne Thiebaud Inspired Design)

Summer of 2010, Chico, CA
CSU Chico Janet Turner Art Academy Internship

2012--2013: Placerville, CA

Volunteer at El Dorado Arts Council: Artspace

2010--2011: Chico, CA

President of the CSU Chico Comic Book Coterie
 

2010: Chico, CA

Volunteer at John A. McManus Elementary School Mural

2009-2011: Chico, CA
International Festival Planning Committee

Solo Exhibitions

 

2014:
-“Build-Up: and other selected works” • April 8th-May 31st • The Arts Building Gallery • Auburn, CA

2012:
​-“Build-Up” • Culminating Exhibition for the Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree • December 10th-21st, 2012 • BSO Space • Ayres Hall: Chico, CA

 

 

Juried Shows
 

2015:
-"Magnum Opus XXVI • Sacramento Fine Arts Center • Carmichael, CA

2013:

-Visions • 14th Annual Juried Photography Show • Sacramento Fine Arts Center • Carmichael, CA
-5th Annual Lottery for the Arts • Donated Artwork •  Blue Line Arts •  Roseville, CA                                                                                                
-Magnum Opus XXIV • Sacramento Fine Arts Center • Carmichael, CA                                                                                                                            •Award of Excellence for “C” • Award given by Holbein, Jerry’s Artarama, Strathmore, and Royal Langnickel

2012:
-10-10-20 • BSO Space • Ayres Hall: Chico, CA
-Emerging Artists and Student Show • El Dorado Arts Council: Artspace Gallery:Placerville,CA
        •3rd place for "Pecking Order"                                                                                                                        
-Art Education and DADA Club Fundraiser • Bell Memorial Union 3rd Floor Gallery: Chico, CA                                                                                        • Alumni Association Award for “Sleep Paralysis: Succubus”

2011:
-10-10-20 • BSO Space • Ayres Hall: Chico, CA
-Emerging Artists and Student Show • El Dorado Arts Council: Artspace Gallery: Placerville, CA
    •1st place for "Untitled: Self Portrait and Cup”                                                                                                                                                               •2nd place for "Leave Me Here In My Dream World"
-Art Education and DADA Club Fundraiser • Bell Memorial Union 3rd Floor Gallery: Chico, CA

2010:
​-10-10-20 • BSO Space • Ayres Hall: Chico, CA

2009:
-10-10-20 • BSO Space • Ayres Hall: Chico, CA
-15th Annual Student Printmakers’ Exhibition • Janet Turner Print Museum: Chico, CA

                                                                                                     Group Shows
2015:
-Selected Works • H.ART Lounge • Placerville, CA    
-“Art n Bark” • El Dorado Arts Council: Artspace Gallery: Placerville, CA

2014:
-“Remastered” • Blue Line Arts • Roseville, CA
-Selected Works • Art-O-Culture • Marysville, CA

2013:
-Holiday Fine Arts Show  • El Dorado Arts Council: Artspace Gallery • Placerville, CA                                                                                                 -“The Music Within” • Blue Line Arts • Roseville, CA
-“Membership Medley” • Blue Line Arts • Roseville, CA                                                                                                                                                 -“Overflow: Kinetic Water Installation Show” • El Dorado Arts Council: Artspace Gallery: Placerville, CA
-“On the Cusp” • Co-curated, advertised, set up, selected and hung artwork • El Dorado Arts Council: Artspace Gallery: Placerville, CA
-1078 Members’ Show • 1078 Gallery • Chico, CA
-“A Walk in the Park” • Mural and Pop-Up Park Installation • El Dorado Arts Council: Artspace Gallery: Placerville, CA                                             -“Mightier Than the Sword” • Book Tree Installation • El Dorado Arts Council: Artspace Gallery: Placerville, CA

2012:
-”Decommissioned Me” • BSO Space • Ayres Hall: Chico, CA
-“Big Things Exhibition” • El Dorado Arts Council: Artspace Gallery: Placerville, CA

2011:   
-BFA Summer Series • BSO Space • Ayres Hall: Chico, CA
-”Mind Games” works inspired by Edgar Allan Poe • El Dorado Arts Council: Artspace Gallery: Placerville, CA

2010:
-Water Media Class • BSO Space • Ayres Hall: Chico, CA

                                                                                                     Works Published
2010-2011:
-The Anthology Vol. IV: CSU Comic Book Coterie, 2011
              • “Hunters”----Illustrator
-The Anthology Vol. III: CSU Comic Book Coterie, 2010
              • “The Monster Without A Name and the Boy Without A Heart”----Illustrator
              • “Blank Canvas”----Illustrator and Writer

2010 - present

2010 - present

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