b. 1999

Ajanewilliams1@gmail.com

Education:

 

2020.   BFA (candidate) in Painting, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

                        (expected graduation: May 2022)

                        Overall GPA: 3.714

2018.   Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

2016    Wake Technical Community College, Raleigh, NC

 

Group Exhibitions:

 

2021     Student Juried Exhibition, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

2021     Museum of Science and Industry's Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition, Chicago, IL

2020    The In Art Gallery 'Printmaking' Juried Exhibition

2020    The In Art Gallery 'Painting' Juried Exhibition

2020    H20/20 Elemental Retribution, Alchemy C3 Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2020    Student Juried Exhibition, Rowe Gallery, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

2020    Juried Exhibition for Black Art, Storrs Salon, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, NC

2020    Finding Harvey, University Libraries, Baylor University, Waco, TX

2019     Incoming Student Juried Exhibition, Side Rowe Gallery, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

2019    Slop Drop Art Show, Art Mart & Academy, Boone, NC

2019    Foundations Juried Exhibition, HOW Space Gallery, Boone, NC

2018    The Peel, Looking Glass Gallery, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

Permanent Collection:

 

2020    of Atkins Library Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

 

Grants/Awards:

 

2021     Painting Area Recipient Award at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

2021     Outstanding Junior of the Year Award at University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

2021     Best in Show at the Student Juried Exhibition, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

2018    First Place Winner at the Foundations Juried Exhibition in HOW Space, Boone, NC

 

Commissions:

 

2020    Corporate Commission, Nine Dot Arts, Marriott Hotel at UNCC, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

 

Professional Experience:

 

January – February 2020    Fibers Technician, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

 

August – December 2020    Internship, ClearWater Arts & Studios Center, Concord, NC

Extracurricular:

 

Secretary of the United Creative Visions Club, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC


Bibliography:

 

“Summer 2019-Issue 81”, Atlantis Online Magazine, page 37, access date: June 17, 2020.

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