Christa Blackwood

Christa Blackwood

Austin, TX, United States

About Christa Blackwood

Christa Blackwood is an award winning artist working with themes related to identity, history, and popular culture. Her work has been featured in several publications including The New York Times, New York Newsday, The Village Voice and The Chicago Sun Times. She received her MFA from NYU in 1997 and has exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the U.S. and abroad.

Education

MA, Studio Art, New York University 1997

Exhibitions

selected recent solo exhibitions

The Rochester Museum of Fine Art, Rochester NH 2019

LightBox Gallery, Portland OR 2018

RECSPEC Gallery, Austin TX 2017

Martine Chaisson Gallery, New Orleans, LA 2017

Capsule Gallery, Houston, TX 2017

Photo Method Gallery, Austin TX 2016

JRB Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK 2016

The Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX 2016

Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 2015

Martine Chaisson Gallery, New Orleans, LA 2014-2015

Candela Books and Gallery, Richmond, VA 2014

Photo Methode Gallery, Austin, TX 2014

Naked Lady: A Dot Red, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO 2013

selected recent group exhibitions

American Dreams or Re-Imagined Landscapes
The Booth Museum, Cartersville, GA 2021

New Southern Photographer,
The Ogden Museum, New Orleans LA 2019

Western Reflections Emerging Artists from Austin, curated by Rebecca Wilson, chief Curator and Director, Saatchi Art, Wally Workman Gallery, Austin, Texas 2015

Postcards From The Edge, Luhring Augustine Gallery,
New York, NY 2015

Ink + Print, A Print Austin Invitational, curated by Annalise Gratovich, Link and Pin Gallery, Austin, TX 2015

Rayko's 8th Annual International Plastic Camera Show, juried by Ann Jastrab, Rayko Photo Center, San Francisco, CA 2015

Unbound, 2 person show with Barbara Parmet,
wall space gallery, Santa Barbara, CA 2014

Breaking Ground, Contemporary Photography, curated by Eliot Dudik, William & Mary College, Williamsburg, VA, 2014

Postcards From The Edge, Luhring Augustine, NYC 2014

The Enigmatic Object, Johalla Projects, Chicago, IL 2014

Print Auction Exhibition, Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX 2014

Griffin Museum of Photography's 20th Annual Juried Exhibition, juried by Aline Smithson, Boston, MA 2014

Center Forward, juried by Hamidah Glasgow,
Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO 2014

Portraits in Contemporary Photography, curated by Ali Goodwin, Drift Gallery, Portsmouth, NH 2014

Rayko's 7th Annual International Plastic Camera Show, juried by Ann Jastrab, Rayko Photo Center, San Francisco, CA 2014

Currents, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, juried by Gordon Stettinius, New Orleans, LA 2013

Unbound2!, Candela Books and Gallery, Richmond, VA 2013

Geografica, Center for Contemporary Photography, Guatemala City, Guatemala 2013