Resume

Education

1997                Master of Fine Arts, Drawing and Painting, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

1973                Bachelor of Fine Arts, Studio Arts, College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, MN

Exhibition: One Person and Small Group

2011                ReAlign : Oasis Gallery Marquette MI

2009                Artists on the Verge Weisman Museum Minneapolis,MN

2006-8             Experimental Light Gallery Installation: Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN

2001                Urban Mysteries: Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, MN

1999                Windmills & Mirrors: a game for all ages: Kiehl Gallery, St. Cloud State University, St Cloud, MN

1998                Nightshade: a study of the simple, practical and amazing potato: Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, MN

 

Exhibitions: Juried and Invitational

2013                Quarter Gallery, Regis Center , University of Minnesota, Mpls, MN

2012                Women and Water  Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, WI

2011                Katherine E Nash Gallery University of Minnesota , Minneapolis, MN

2010                Shedding Light: Art Explores Science, Phipps Gallery Hudson , Wi.

Women and Water Rights Katherine E. Nash Gallery University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

2009                Artists on the Verge Weisman Museum Minneapolis,MN

2008                Situations: Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN

2007               Quiet Time: Love’s Labour:: Katherine E Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Faculty Exhibition, College of Visual Arts, St. Paul, MN

2006               Diverse Connections: Katherine E. Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

95th Fine Arts Exhibtion: Minnesota State Fair, St. Paul, MN

2004                Women’s Art Institute Faculty Exhibition: Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

                        Kidney Collection: And Gallery, St. Paul, MN

Kidney Collection: Catherine G. Murphy Gallery, College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, MN

2003                Wage Peace: College of Visual Arts, St. Paul, MN

 

Performance  Art and Public Action

2009                Public Eye Action: Artists on the Verge, Northern Lights Minneapolis & St. Paul, MN

2008                Gratitude Guerilla Action: Forecast Public Art Project, City of St. Paul, MN May-Sept

2007                Quiet Time: Performances in Proximity, Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota perf and curated.

2004-07           Banquets: Minneapolis College of Art & Design, Women’s Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN

2004                Anonymous: Revolutionary Women’s Cabaret, Patrick’s Cabaret, Minneapolis, MN

Breath: Roberts Shoes, Storefront Chicago and Lake, Minneapolis, MN

Odyssiea: Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

2003                Windmills and Mirrors: Naked Stages Program, Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, MN


Collaborations

2007                Bird Eye Blue Print: with Lisa D’Amour, The World Financial Center, New York City, NY

2005                LandMARK: 24 hrs @ the Stone Arch Bridge: with Local Strategy, Minneapolis, MN

2004                Limo: with Lisa D’Amour, Whitney Museum at Altria, New York City, NY

2003                Undo: with Emily Johnson, Southern Theater, Minneapolis, MN

2001                Urban Mysteries: with Lisa D’Amour, Mankwe Ndosi , and Gita Kar, Intermedia Arts,Minneapolis, MN

 

Honors

2012                CSA Community Supported Arts Commission, MNARTs and Springboard for the Arts, MN

2009                Artists on the Verge Grant , Northern Lights Minneapolis, MN

2008                Forecast Public Project Grant, St. Paul, MN

2006                Science Museum of Minnesota Residency, St. Paul, MN

2003                Jerome Performance Art Commission Award, Naked Stages, Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, MN

2002                A.S.K. Theater Project Playwright Retreat with Lisa D’Amour, Los Angles, CA

2001                Minnesota State Arts Board Video Documentation Grant

Jerome Installation Commission Award, Art in Space Program, Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, MN

2000                3 Legged Race Theater Project: multi-disciplinary performance laboratory, Minneapolis, MN

1999                Semi- Finalist, Art in General Residency Program, New York City, NY

1998                Jerome Installation Commission Award, Art in Space Program, Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, MN

Blacklock Nature Sanctuary Residency, Jerome Artist Fellowship, Mooselake, MN

1997                Semi-Finalist Jerome Foundation Fellowship

 

Bibliography

2012                Jehra Patrick, Making it: Studio Visit with CSA Artist Krista Kelley Walsh MNArtist Blog

http://blogs.walkerart.org/mnartists/2012/07/05/making-it-a-studio-visit-with-csa-artist-krista-kelley-walsh/

2005               Peiken,Matt, A Day in the Life of a Bridge, St. Paul Pioneeer Press, Aug. 21

Abbe, Mary, Primitive Musings, Star Tribune, Aug. 28

LeFevre, Camille, Performance Crosses the Bridge, Star Tribune Aug. 26

Combs, Marianne, Rediscovering a Landmark, Minnesota Public Radio, Aug 26

2001                Abbe, Mary, In & Out, Star Tribune, May 11

Fallon, Michael, Room with a View, City Pages, May 30

1999                Morgan, Cynthia, Art in Space XII Part One, New Art Examiner, May

1998                Hanson, Doug, Young Artists and Veterans, Star Tribune, Nov. 31

Deepali Dewan, Art in Space, Intermedia Arts, Catalog

Teaching

2010-13          Adjundt Professor : Hamline University: St. Paul, MN

2004-12           Adjunct Professor: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

2007-09           MFA Program Mentor, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

2002-07           Adjunct Professor: Drawing, St. Catherine, St. Paul, MN

1999-2007       Adjunct Professor: College of Visual Arts, St. Paul, MN

 

Lecture

1999-2013       Visiting Artist: Women’s Art Institute, Minneapolis College of Art & Design, Minneapolis, MN

2006                Panelist: Who Let the Turgs Out?, Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas,

Gutherie Theater, Minneapolis, MN

2004-07           Visiting Artist: MFA Seminar, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

2006                Panel Organizer and Moderator: Women and Art and Community,MCAD, Minneapolis, MN

2005                Panel Organizer and Moderator: Women Performance Artists: Here, Now & Why? MCAD, Minneapolis, MN

2003                Visiting Artist: Visual Practices to Generate Content, Graduate Playwriting class, University of Texas, Austin, TX

1997                Panelist: Making Art From the Inside Out: The Variety of Women’s Creative Process,

Womens’ Caucus for  Art , National Conference, Philadelphia, PA

Community

2013               Juror: Tofte Art Center Residency Fellowship

2012               Panelist: MN State Arts Board

2007                Curator: Loves Labour: Performances in Proximity, Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

2005                Juror: Naked Stages Fellowship, Intermedia Arts Minneapolis, MN

Juror: St. Paul Academy Summit Schools, St. Paul, MN

2004                Juror: Naked Stages Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, MN

2003                Juror:  Blacklock Nature Sanctuary Artist Fellowship, Mooselake, MN

Juror: Members Exhibition, The Phipps Art Center, Hudson, WI

2001-02           Curatorial Advisor: No Name for Art, Center for Hmong Art & Talent, St. Paul, MN

1988-98           Director, WARM Mentor Program, Women’s Art Registry of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

1997                Workshop Co-Facilitator: Building a Diverse Community WARM/YWCA, Minneapolis, MN

1995-97           Advisor, Visual Arts Committee ,University of Minnesota, Minneapolis., MN.

1993-95           Minnesota Artist Exhibition Program (elected) Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN

1977-82           Arts Advisory Board (appointed) Metropolitan Regional Council, St. Paul, MN