Bryan Putnam /// Curriculum Vitae
 Education
2014                MFA Candidate University of Oregon
2009                BA Art Whitworth University (Summa Cum Laude)
 
 Exhibition Record
Solo and two-person shows marked with an *
2014            * ‘Bed’, Project Space, Salem, Oregon; August 2014
                      Ink This! Contemporary print arts in the Northwest, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, Washington; 
                      June-October 2014
                     Feather Log (performance), ELandF Projects, Corvallis, Oregon; June 2014
                      In Media Res, Disjecta Gallery, Portland, Oregon; May 2014
                      InFlux, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Eugene, Oregon; April 2014
                      Performative Ecologies: Thinking Through Research Practices, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada; March 2014
2013               Still Waters Run Deep, curated by Allison Hyde, Laverne Krause Gallery, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR;
                     October 2013
                     Art the Box, City of Eugene public art project, Eugene, OR; 2013
                     Light Out, White Box Gallery, Portland, OR; May 2013
                     Extractions, Broadway Commerce Center, Eugene, OR; May 2013
                     Experience Experimentation Juried Art Show, Laverne Krause Gallery, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR; April 2013
                     Anonymous, Confluence Gallery, Twisp, WA; February 2013
                     *Free Range, Laverne Krause Gallery, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR;  January 2013
2012             Cycles, Mills International Center, Eugene, OR; Fall 2012
                    There Are Currently No Animals In This Exhibit, Laverne Krause Gallery, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR;
                    October 2012
                    First Year Show, Laverne Krause Gallery, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR; April 2012
                    Bro Show, Laverne Krause Gallery, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR; March 2012
2011            Music, Art, Community, Downtown Lewiston, ID
2009            Interactive Public Mural, Hoopfest 2009, Spokane, WA
                   Whitworth University Senior Art Show, Bryan Oliver Gallery, Spokane, WA
                   Explorations XI, Chase Gallery, Spokane, WA
2008            Art Zombies: Junior Art Show, Whitworth Art Gallery, Spokane, WA
 
Academic and Professional Experience
2014            Instructor of Record, Drawing I, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
                     Instructor of Record, Drawing II, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
                     Happy PAGE (Print Arts Guild of Eugene), Founder, Eugene, OR
2013            Instructor of Record, Relief Printmaking, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
                    Academic Advisor, University of Oregon Department of Art, Eugene, OR
                    Instructor of Record, Intro to Printmaking, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
                    Instructor of Record, Drawing I, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon
                    Graduate Research Forum 2013, Participant, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
2012            Teaching Assistant, Intro to Printmaking, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
                     Assistant Instructor, Art 250 Print Media and Digital Arts, University of Oregon,
                                 Eugene, OR
                     Teaching Assistant, Art 111 Artist Experience, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
2011            Assistant Instructor, Art 250 Print Media and Digital Arts, University of Oregon,
                                 Eugene, OR
2009             International Arts Movement, Art in Action Conference, Attendant, New York, NY
2008             Master Print Assistant, Loop Press, Whitworth University, Spokane, WA
 
Residencies, Fellowships & Awards
2013            Wilderness Residency, Signal Fire, Anza Borrego Desert, CA (March 24-30)
                    Art in Rural Storefronts, Grant Recipient, The Arts Center, Corvallis, OR
                    Alumni Award, University of Oregon Alumni Center, Eugene, OR
                    Art The Boxes, Public Art Grant, City of Eugene, Oregon
                    Raymond Bates (Travel) Scholarship, University of Oregon Department of Art
                     LaVerne Krause Scholarship Award, University of Oregon Department of Art
                     Ina McClung Scholarship, University of Oregon Department of Art
2012            Graduate Research Award, University of Oregon Department of Art
                     Philip Halley Johnson Scholarship, University of Oregon Department of Art
                     LaVerne Krause Scholarship Award, University of Oregon Department of Art
2011            Graduate Teaching Fellowship (2011-2013), University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
2009            Outstanding Student in Art Award, Chase Gallery, Spokane, WA
2008            Master Print Assistant, Loop Press, Whitworth University, Spokane, WA
                    Whitworth Art Department Outstanding Junior Artist Award
2007            Ben Moss Art Scholarship
2005-09       McMillen Foundation Full Tuition Art Scholarship
 
Bibliography
2014            Marx, Sam, You Majored in What?, published comic, Eugene Weekly, January 2013,
                                 Eugene, Oregon
2013            Messman, Lauren, Inside The Artist’s Studio, Eugene Weekly, featured artist,
                                September 2013, Eugene, Oregon.
                   Cuellar, Sean, Art Boxes Pop Up Around Eugene, KEZI News, Television feature, July 2013,
                               Eugene, Oregon. LINK  
                   Finley, Katey, Bryan Putnam: Reviving Northwest Folklore, The Oregon Voice,
                              Spring 2013, Eugene, Oregon.
2011          The Lewiston Tribune, Music, Art, Community, exhibition summary and photograph,
                              Lewiston, Idaho, July 27, 2011.
 
Specialization
Printmaking; Drawing; Painting; Illustration and Graphic Design (Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign).