EDUCATION
2013        MFA, Fiber and Material Studies, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL 
2008        BA, Studio Art and Art History, Hampshire College, MA



EXHIBITIONS & SCREENINGS

2017        Raw Night, The Condo Association, Chicago, IL

2016        The Island, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

2016        Ugly Feelings, Sidecar Gallery, Hammond, IN

2015        The Island, Learning Machine, Chicago, IL*

2015        Pearly Foam, Weinberg,/Newton Chicago, IL

2015        Normal Reality, Illinois State University, Normal, IL

2015        Ghost in the Machine, Normal Theater, Normal, IL

2015        Feminism (n.): Plural, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL

2015        Extraordinary Effort, Spectacular Failure, Chicago Artists' Coalition, Chicago, IL

2014        Futile Divide, ACRE Projects, Chicago, IL

2014        Radical Natural, Chicago Artists' Coalition, Chicago, IL
2014        ACRE Reel, Mana Contemporary, Chicago, IL

2013        EXPO Chicago, Chicago, IL

2013        Acéphale, Roxaboxen, Chicago, IL

2013        Break Up, Detroit, MI
2013        Salon of Troy, Salon of Troy, Chicago, IL

​2013        MFA Show, Sullivan Gallery, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2013        Otherwise, Beige Gallery, Memphis, TN

2012        All You Can Eat, Defibrillator Gallery, Chicago, IL

2012        GURL DON'T BE DUMB DOES MDW, MDW Fair, Mana Contemporary, Chicago, IL

2012        For The/Her/A Screen, The Nightingale, Chicago, IL
2012        Evanston & Vicinity Art Biennial, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL
2012        A lot of you care, but not enough..., Good News Only, Chicago, IL
2012        Art=Mending, Borowsky Gallery, FiberPhiladelphia Biennial, Philadelphia, PA
2011        X&Y, Olympia Arts Perspective, Olympia, WA

2010        Raw Edge: Works of Wolfie E. Rawk, William Way Center, Philadelphia, PA*

2010        Intertwined: Fiber Art for Social Change, Leeway Foundation, Philadelphia, PA
2009       Gender Patterns: Clothing Makes The..., Leslie/Lohman Gallery, New York, NY

2008       +++ALTERNATORS---, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

2008       Queer Artists Showcase, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA 

2007       Visions From Young Printmakers, Amherst College, Amherst, MA

2006       It's Still Raining, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2014       ACRE Residency

2013       Hatch Projects Residency, Chicago Artists Coalition

2013       ACRE Residency 

2013       Ox-Bow Merit Scholarship
2013       Chicago Drapery Market Scholar

2012       Curator's Choice Award, Evanston & Vicinity Biennial

2009       Art and Social Change Grant, Leeway Foundation 

2008       Interdisciplinary Arts Award, Hampshire College

2008       Gregory S. Prince Award, Hampshire College

LECTURES AND VISITING ARTIST TALKS

2014       The Diversity Talk, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

2014       Terrific Bodies: Gender, Race & Ability in the Horror Film Genre, Chicago Artists Coalition

2014       Contemporary Practices, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL

2014       Permeable Membranes, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
2013       Sass, Brash and Pizazz, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

2013       Sophomore Seminar, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2012       Midnight Monster Pedicure Party: all critters welcome, Fiber and Material Studies Department, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2012       Introduction to Fiber, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL 
2011       New Work, Fiber and Material Studies Department, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2011       Olympia Arts Perspective, Olympia, WA
2010       Leeway Foundation, Philadelphia, PA

b. 1985

Teaneck, NJ

© wolfie rawk 1985 - 2018