Education

2011    MFA Art (Drawing and Painting), The Ohio State University, Columbus, Oh

2007    BFA in Painting & Art History, Cum Laude, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Elkins Park, Pa            

2007   Yale University, Summer School of Art Residency, Ellen Battell Stoeckel Estate, Norfolk, Ct

2006     Temple University, Rome, IT


Awards

2013    Vermont Studio Center residency and fellowship

2011    Finalist for the Fleisher Wind Challenge, Fleisher Art Memorial

2009-11    Graduate Teaching Associate Award, The Ohio State University 

2011    Arts and Humanities Graduate Research Grant, The Ohio State University

2011   Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant Nominee

2009    Arts and Humanities Research Grant, The Ohio State University

2007    Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship, Yale University


Exhibitions

2017    

CFEVA Spring Exhibition, Center For Emerging Visual Artists, Philadelphia, Pa 

Got It For Cheap, Art Fairs, Worldwide

2016    

Cross-Pollination: An Exhibit of Tyler Alumni Art Educators and Their Students.    Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, Pa 

 A Condition of Place, Woodmere Annual Exhibition, Woodmere Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pa

PennCare Exhibition through The Center For Emerging Visual Artists, Cherry Hill, NJ

2015    

First Annual Benefit, Ortega Y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY

Momenta Art Spring Benefit, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY

Thinking and Touching Time, Curated by Zachary Podgorny, Ortega Y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY

Pop up Exhibition of collaborative drawings, Curated by Emi Inoue, Container Gallery, Saga, Japan

In the Company of Color: Lauren Whearty, Sandy Litchfield, and Sara Petras, Curated by Nicole Langille-Jelsing, Satellite Contemporary, Las Vegas, NV

2014    

Common Place: Lauren Whearty & Rebekah Callaghan, Pagus Gallery, Norristown Arts Building, Norristown, Pa

Annual Benefit Exhibition, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, Pa

21st Anniversary Exhibition, The Painting Center, New York, NY

2013    

VOX IX, Annual exhibition, juried by Hilary Harkness and Hunter Braithwaite, Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia, Pa

Summer Benefit, Annual summer exhibition, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, Pa

2012    

We Don’t Have All Night  - Curated, exhibited, created catalogue, Urban Arts Space, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

2011    

Scapes, Brooklyn Artists Gym, Brooklyn, Ny

Confluences, 2011 MFA Exhibition, Urban Art Space, Columbus, Oh

Art Love Japan, In Rivers Gallery, Brooklyn, Ny

Wet Paint, National MFA Painting Exhibition, Zhou B. Art Center, Chicago, Il

2010    

Lauren Whearty & Nicole Debrabandere, ROY G BIV Gallery for Emerging Artists, Columbus, Oh

Recent Arrivals, Graduate Student Exhibition, Hopkins Hall Gallery, Columbus, Oh

Thanks.Frank, The Elkins Estate, Elkins Park, Pa

2009    

Benefit to Support “Back on My Feet”, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, Pa

10 x 10, Inliquid Studios, Crane Building, Philadelphia, Pa

2008-09      

Grand Small Works Exhibition, F.U.E.L. Collection, Philadelphia, Pa

2007     

Lauren Whearty & Katie Grauer: Recent Paintings, Tyler Hall.  Tyler School of Art. Temple University.  Elkins Park, Pa    

Survey of Rome Program, Tyler Gallery, Tyler School of Art.  Elkins Park, Pa.  Curated by Martha Madigan      

Yale at Norfolk Annual Residency for Painting and Printmaking, Ellen Battell Stoeckel Estate, Yale School of Art, Yale University, Norfolk, Ct 

2006    

Please Stop Talking, Please. Tyler Gallery. Tyler School of Art. Elkins Park, Pa, Curated by: Libby Rosof, Roberta Fallon, & Frank Bramblett 

Juried BFA Exhibition, Tyler Hall. Tyler School of Art.  Temple University, Elkins Park, Pa          

Annual Program Exhibition, Temple Gallery. Temple University. Rome, IT


Projects & Publications

 

2017    

Co Curator: (Upcoming - November) Sanctuary City, Group Exhibition, Ortega y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY

Curator: Frame Work, Group Exhibition, Ortega y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY

Curator and writer: Room with a View, Curating Contemporary Painting Exhibition April

Studio Visit Magazine, Summer edition, 2017

2012    

Curator: We Don’t Have All Night, Urban Arts Space, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH