Celia Glastris, (b. 1998) they, them, theirs

Glastris was born and raised on the traditional homelands of the Council of Three Fires, the Ojibwe, Potawatomi, and Odawa as well as the Menominee, Miami and Ho-Chunk nations (Chicago suburbs; Winnetka, Illinois), and attends college at the University of Chicago.

EDUCATION:

2022, The Masters of Arts Program in the Humanities, University of Chicago. Concentrations: Art History and Creative Writing 

2021, Bachelor of Arts, Tufts University - Art History Major, Film & Media Studies & Cognitive & Brain Science Double Minor

(Interdisciplinary study of the History of Communication and Creative Process), cum laude

2021, Bachelor of Fine Arts, School of the Museum of Fine Arts - Studio Art

2019, University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins, Fall Term.

SELECTED WRITING:

2021

Bookends To 2020: A Reflection on the Works of Jake Fagundo, Newcity Art, January 2021 Issue, January 18.

2020

  chalkboard.network, ongoing self-published artist 'blog' investigating how to ethically chronicle history for the future. 

selected work: 22 opportunities to bleed, self published on chalkboard.network 

  quarantine diary, ongoing self-published artist's website. 

2019   IN CONVERSATION // AN INTERVIEW WITH ANDRÉ FILIPEK-MAGAÑATHE SEEN EXPO CHICAGO, Issue 52, September 5.

 

     
         
"ROOMMATES" // SHULAMIT NAZARIAN LOS ANGELES, THE SEEN EXPO CHICAGO, Issue 51, August 1.

 Make Little Plans: Julius Caesar Miniaturizes the Art Fair with BARELY FAIR, Newcity Art, September 12.

          One year: the dematerialization of the artist, self-published manuscript, May 2019.

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:

2020   Second Annual Tufts/SMFA Combined Degree Exhibition, Tisch Library, Tufts University, Medford, MA 

2019   deauto, BAG Gallery at SMFA, September, (forthcoming). Boston, MA.

              

           Somerville Open Studios Exhibition, Grüman House, May, Somerville, MA.

           And Now This! SMFA Advanced Installation Projects Group Exhibition, Artists for Humanity, March, Boston, MA.,

2018    Fall 2018 Tufts/SMFA Combined Degree Show (participated and curated alongside Isabella Kiser), December, Medford, MA.

2017    Flick Off! New Media Exhibition, SMFA, November, Boston, MA.

2015   21Minus, Museum of Contemporary Art, June, Chicago, IL.

CURATION: 

2020    Second Annual Tufts/SMFA Combined Degree Exhibition, co-organizers: Isabella Kiser, Ezri Horne. Tisch Library, Tufts University, Medford, MA 

2019    And Now This! SMFA Advanced Installation Projects Group Exhibition, Artists for Humanity, Boston, MA.

2018   Fall 2018 Tufts/SMFA Combined Degree Show, co-curator: Isabella Kiser, December, Medford, MA.

       

PRESS:

2019    Freeze Frame: Celia Glastris, BFA + BA '21, SMFA website.

AWARDS AND PRESENTATIONS:

2019     Student presentation at the SMFA Board of Advisors on behalf of fellow Combined Degree students, April 9th, Boston, MA.

2018    Museum Council Sculpture Prize, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA.

INTERNSHIPS:

2018   Jim Kempner Fine Art, Chelsea, New York, NY

           

          Black Gotham Experience, New York, NY

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