Traci Fowler
2716 N. Monticello Ave. 1F


b. Houston, TX 1991
Lives in Chicago, IL


BFA      Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL (graduated December 2014)

Professional Experience

2015-                 Head Chef, 8550 OHIO, Chesterhill, Oh
    Co-Director/Founder, Kitchen Space, Logan Square, Chicago, Il
-                 Head Photographer, Heart O' the Hills Camp for Girls, Hunt, Tx


-    8550 OHIO, Chesterhill, Oh 

2013-    8550 OHIO, Chesterhill, Oh

Solo/Two-person Exhibitions/ Projects

Cotton or Fruit/Flowers, Live (In) Gallery, Cincinnati, Oh (In collaboration with Trevor    

2015-      +, Neon Heater, Findlay, Oh
                 I before E listening party, part of 2nd Floor Rear Festival, Uncharted Books, Chicago, Il

2014-  the love that let us share our name, C33 Gallery, Chicago, Il
            All the mountains should crumble to the sea, Room 405, Chicago, Il
            Observable Methods, ArtBox, Autotelic Studios, Chicago, Il (In collaboration with Kailyn Perry)                          
            Shrine for Gerry Ford, Installation as part of LVG vs LG*: Mixed Use Lot, Lion vs Gorilla/LAWN      Gallery*,Chicago, Il (In collaboration with Trevor Schmutz)
            The day after your birthday, impromptu installation, Kitchen Space, Chicago, Il
            Goods + Services, Temporary Installation in sewing barn at 8550 OHIO, Chesterhill, Oh
            crossed t's and dotted i's, Kitchen Space, Chicago, Il (Traci Fowler and Sarah Colbert)

Group Exhibitions

The Great Good Place, Threewalls, Chicago, Il
             TINT + TONE, A+D Gallery, Chicago, Il
             BFA Exhibition, A + D Gallery, Chicago, Il
             Collective Voices, Shared Journeys, UIC’s Montgomery Ward Gallery, Chicago, Il
             NOT YOUR TURN!, The Leroy Neiman Center, Chicago, Il
             Crystal Palaces in Cockaigne, curated by Lion Vs. Gorilla, Hairpin Arts Center, Chicago, Il
2014-    Walk All Over Me, curated by Ana Hedenstrom, Pinky Swear, Chicago, Il
             me you and everyone we know, 1006 S. Michigan, Chicago, Il
             Hide and Seek, Homebody Gallery, Chicago, Il
            COLLOCATE, MIST Gallery, Richmond, Va
            Sheltered: An Art Benefit for Animals At Risk, Davis Arts Center, Davis, Ca
             The Condition of the Frog is Uncertain, curated by Jason Pallas, President’s Gallery, Harold Washington College, Chicago, Il
             Gendering Desire: Liberation, Power and Pleasure, Koehnline Museum of Art, Oakton                                    Community College, Des Plaines, Il
             Because Art, Hairpin Art Center, Chicago, Il
            Art-2-Go, A Day in Avondale, Hairpin Arts Center, Chicago, Il
             It Narratives: The Movement of Objects as Information, Franklin Street Works, Stamford, Ct
             Sessions, DfbrL8tr, Chicago, Il
             DISTANCE, )( gallery, Chicago, Il / Austin, Tx
             Kiana Englehaupt X Kitchen Space, Chicago, Il
             BFA Exhibition (In collaboration with Trevor Schmutz), A+D Gallery, Chicago, Il
             Photographic series featured at Buzz Café, Oak Park, Il
             Group Exhibition, Chicago Community Bank, Chicago, Il            
One Struggle Many Fronts, US Africa Network Environmental Justice Tour, Chicago, Il
2013-    Pougialis Competition Exhibition, A+D Gallery, Chicago, Il 

2012-    LUCID ArtLab, Chicago, Il
             Selected Photo Exhibition, 10th Floor, Chicago, Il

Curatorial/Organizational Projects

(forthcoming) no filter, Kitchen Space, Chicago, Il
2014-    yes, and, Kitchen Space, Chicago, Il
              11:11, Kitchen Space, Chicago, Il
              Things in Places, Chesterhill Oh
               let me get back to you on that, CINDERBLOCK, Chesterhill, Oh
               crossed t’s and dotted i’s, Kitchen Space, Chicago, Il

Publications/Press Mentions & Bibliography

     Traci Fowler @ Hairpin Arts Center, Chicago Art World,
“This Will Be” by Trevor Schmutz for the love that let us share our name at C33 Gallery
              “Interview with Traci Fowler”, Mist Gallery, fowler
Thought Notebook, December Issue,
              365 Artists 365 Days,
              SLAG mag, Issue 4: Tomato,               “News: Censored Artworks Find New Home At Kitchen Space” by Matt Morris, Newcity
              Community Anthology, Brooke Blodgett, Sterling College, Vt
              Featured Artist, TAN
              Featured Artist, Chicago Artist’s Resource Blog,
              Top 5 Weekend Picks, Bad at Sports, 4/4-4/6,
              Betty and I, (self published)
              another after,
              as long as you haven’t died yet,


Private Collections, Chicago, Il
Private Collection, Los Angelas, Ca
Jessica Simorte, Kansas City, Mo
Terri C. Smith, Franklin Street Works, Stamford, Ct
Erin Smego, )( Gallery, Austin, Tx