Curriculum Vitae – Yura Adams

Education

BFA San Francisco Art Institute 1975

MFA San Francisco Art Institute 1980

 

Residencies Awards and Grants

2016: Dune Shacks Residency, Provincetown, MA
2015: Artist in Residence, Naumkeag, Massachusetts

2011: President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, Columbia-Greene Community College

2010: Individual Artist Grant, New York State Council on the Arts DEC Program

2009: New York Foundation of the Arts Mark Program Award

2008: New York Foundation of the Arts Strategic Opportunities Grant

2003: Twin Counties Cultural Fund Grant, Greene County Council on the Arts

2001: Twin Counties Cultural Fund Grant, Greene County Council on the Arts

1985: Individual Artist Grant, National Endowment of the Arts

1984: Individual Artist Grant, Public Access Synthesizer Studio New York, New York

 

Solo Exhibitions

2016: Nature Dress John Davis Gallery, Carriage Barn, Hudson, New York

2014: John Davis Gallery, Hudson, New York

2012: John Davis Gallery, Carriage Barn, Hudson, New York

2010: The Walking Project John Davis Gallery, Hudson, New York

2010:The Walking Project, mile long, painting installation on the streets of Athens, New York

2010: Thompson/Giroux Gallery, West Stockbridge, Massachusetts

2009: Painted Globes Cupboards and Roses, Sheffield Massachusetts

2008: John Davis Gallery, Hudson, New York

2006: John Davis Gallery, Carriage Barn, Hudson, New York

2003: Northpointe Gallery, Kinderhook, New York

1987: Futurama Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, New York

1984: Window Installation New Museum, New York City, New York

1984: The City is a Woman Chicago Book Arts, window installation, New York, New York

1983: FOTO Gallery, New York, New York

1983: Sioux City Art Museum, Sioux City, Iowa

1982: Real Art Ways, Hartford, Connecticut

1982: FOTO Gallery, New York, New York

1978: FOTO Gallery, New York, New York

 

Group Exhibitions

2016: Down the Rabbit Hole Sideshow Gallery, Williamsburg, New York

2016: Small Works Mishkin Gallery Baruch College

2015: Gardens Reimagined Naumkeag, Massachusetts

2015: Sideshow Nation Alamo Sideshow Gallery, Williamsburg, New York

2014: The Brain New York Hall of Science, Queens, New York

2014: Shifting Ecologies Painting Center, New York City, New York

2013: NYFA Mark Artists Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York

2012: Die Formeister Gallery 51, North Adams, Massachusetts

2012: Cowgirls of the Hudson Valley Brik Gallery, Catskill, New York

2012: Fifteen Minutes June Kelly Gallery, New York City

2011: Fifteen Minutes Metropolitan Museum of Art Print Mezzanine, NYC, New York

2011: Fifteen Minutes Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

2011: Fifteen Minutes, Pollock Krasner House, East Hampton, New York

2010: Cowgirls of the Hudson Valley Brik Gallery, Catskill, New York

2009: Three Person Show Storefront Gallery, Pittsfield, Mass

2008: Water New Marborough Meeting House, New Marlborough, Massachusetts

2007: Three Person Show Athens Cultural Center, Athens, New York

2006: RISD Faculty Show Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island

2005: Objects Merrimack College, Middleton, Massachusetts

2004: Fundamental Change ADD Gallery, Hudson, New York

2003: Ten Columbia County Council on the Arts, Hudson, New York

2002: Small Works Time Space Limited, Hudson, New York

2002: Artist Books Inkberry Gallery, North Adams, Massachusetts

2001: Bit Works Foundation Gallery, , Columbia Greene Community College, Hudson NY

2000: Artists of the Housatonic IS183, West Stockbridge, Massachusetts

1999: Millenium Invitational Berkshire Museum, , Pittsfield, Massachusetts

1986: Art Sounds Nora Haime Gallery and Polygram Records, New York, New York

1986: Six City Gallery, New York, New York

1985: Science Fiction Show San Paulo Biennial:, San Paulo, Brazil

1985: Arranged Image Camerawork Gallery, San Francisco, California

1985: Arranged Image Boise Gallery of Art, Boise Idaho

1985: Arranged Image John Michael Kohler Gallery, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

1983: Photography; New Approaches           Just Above Midtown, , New York, New York

1983: Emerging California Artists Orange County Center for Contemporary Art

1982: Set-Up Photography CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1982: New Photographics Sarah Spurgeon Gallery, , Ellensburg, Washington

1981: Photonational Erie Arts Center, Erie, Pennsylvania

1980: US Eye United States Olympics, Erie, Pennsylvania

1980: Posed Farmalism The Farm, San Francisco, California

Lectures and Performance 

 

2015: Artists on Art, The Olana Partnership, Hudson, New York

2010: Walking Project Performance, Streets of Athens, New York

2009: NYFA Artist Presentation, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, New York

2006: IS 183, West Stockbridge, Massachusetts

2003: IS 183, West Stockbridge, Massachusetts

1986: Lecture and Workshop Humbolt State, Arcata, California

1986: Marvel’s Paradise, performance  Humbolt State, Arcata, California

1986: Learning to Read Workshop, Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York

1985: Marvel’s Paradise, performance, New Music America Festival, Hartford, Connecticut

1985: Visiting Artist Lecture, Maryland Istitute of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

1985: Synaesthesia Symposium, SUNY Purchase, Purchase, New York

1985: Audio Art Symposium, Staten Island Children’s Museum, Staten Island, New York

1984: Visiting Artist Lecture and Workshop, Maryland Institute of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

1984: Orbit on the Hour, performance, Maryland Institute of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

1984: Visiting Artist, School of Visual Arts, New York, New York

1984: Alien Stream, performance, Experimental Intermedia Center, New York, New York 1983: Visiting Artist, Cal Arts, Valencia, California

1983: Orbit on the Hour, performance, LACE, Los Angeles, California

1983: Orbit on the Hour, performance, Franklin Furnace, New York, New York

1983: Visiting Artist,   San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California

1982: Visiting Artist,   University of California, San Diego, California

1982: Femme Futura, performance, LAICA, Los Angeles, California

1982: Femme Futura, performance, SUSHI, San Diego, California

1982: Femme Futura, performance, Hallwalls, Buffalo, New York

1981: Femme Futura, performance, Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, California

1981: I-OH-WAH (beautiful land), performance, 80 Langton, San Francisco, California

1981: Self-Made Songs, Center for Contemporary Music, Mills College, Oakland, California

1981: Artist Talk, CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1981: Artist Talk, Mills College, Oakland, California

1981: Artist Talk, Indian Valley College, Novato, California

1980: Visiting Artist, Miami-Dade Community College, Artist talk, Miami, Florida

1980: Maid Without Tears, performance, Jetwave, San Francisco, California

1979: Harmony Hall, performance, Fort Mason, San Francisco, California

 

Bibliography

 

2011: Fifteen Minutes, Sony Records, Andy Warhol Project, silkscreen and sound recording

2010: Limited Print Edition John Davis Gallery

2010: Walking Project Interview WAMC, NPR, Round Table by Sarah LaDuke

2010: Twin Counties Individual Artist Awards Arts Alive Magazine

2008: 100 Artists of the Hudson Valley, Inside/Out Magazine

2005: The Breaking Point, chapter on the artist  by Sue Shellenbarger Henry Holt and Co.

2004: Artist Chronicle, The Artful Mind

2000: Working Across the Boundaries, Berkshire Eagle

1986: Art Sounds, Polygram Records

1984: Four New York Artists, Anan Magazine, Tokyo, Japan

1983: Artist Chronicle, High Performance Magaziine, Los Angeles, California

1982: Artist Interview, Another Room, Oakland, California

1981: Cover of Magazine, City Arts Magazine, San Francisco, California

1981: Artist Chronicle, High Performance Magaziine, Los Angeles, California

1980: Focal Point Productions Slide Collection, Visual Studies Workshop