Biography

Megan Prince explores time within relationships through work in sculpture, site-specific installation, performance, paper and canvas.

She has two bachelors’ degrees from University of Washington, Seattle (2002) and an MFA from Brooklyn College, CUNY, NY (2008). Prince was a fellow at The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY (2008-2010). Exhibiting nationally and internationally she has been awarded several grants and fellowships.

Prince lives in Seattle with her husband and three children.

 

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Born: Carmichael, California 1978
Lives and works in Seattle

Education
2008   Brooklyn College, The City University of New York, MFA (Painting)
2002   University of Washington, BFA (Painting) & BA (Interdisciplinary Visual Arts), Dance Minor

Selected One-Person Exhibitions

2017   Megan Prince, 415 Project Space, Seattle, WA (Installation)
2015   Megan Prince: An exhibition of early works, 415 Project Space, Seattle, WA
2011    Megan Prince: Relationship, STOLL Space, NY, NY (Installation)
2010   Brooklyn Light, Solis, Brooklyn, NY
2008  Brooklyn College MFA Thesis Exhibition, NYCAMS, New York, NY
2006  Taking Stock, Gallery 866, Seattle, WA
2005  Holding Pattern, Torrefazione Italia, Seattle, WA
2003  Megan Janecke: Paintings and Drawings, The Q, Seattle, WA

Selected Group Exhibitions
2010   Spinning Lines, The Invisible Dog, Brooklyn, NY. (Installation and performance)
           If You See Nothing, Say Something, The Invisible Dog, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Kiya Kim.
           The Sketchbook Project, Art House
           Postcards from the Edge, ZieherSmith, New York, NY
2009   Waves of Change, St. Joseph's College, Brooklyn, NY.
2008   Discover Emerging Artist: 2008 Nurture Art Benefit, James Cohen Gallery, New York, NY.
           Curated by Koan Jeff-Baysa, Lowell Pettit, Amy Rosenblum Martin and Lilly Wei.
           Beauty for Ashes, Life Wind International, Modesto, CA.
           Works of Art on Paper, LBI Foundation, Loveladies, NJ. Curated by Charlotta Kotik
           The Line That Connects You to Me, BAC Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Dana Gentile
           Young Emerging Artists, Lana Santorelli Gallery, New York, NY
           On Faith, Rhonda Schaller Studio, New York, NY
           Existencia, Rififi, New York, NY (performance)
           Big Figs, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY
2007   It's Electric, Brooklyn College Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
           I Know What You Did Last Summer, Brooklyn College Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
           Grand Opening, PSPC Art Hall, Brooklyn, NY
           Student Exhibition 2007, ISE Cultural Foundation, New York, NY
2004   Three Women Painters, On the House, Seattle, WA
           The Graduates, Knox Parlor, Seattle, WA
2002   Thesis Exhibition, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle. WA
           2D and Small 3D, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA. Curated by Stefano Catalani
2001   La Mostra, University of Washington Rome Center, Rome, Italy

Awards
2010   Fellowship, The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY
2009  Fellowship, The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY
2008  Graduate Fellowship, Brooklyn College, The City University of New York, NY
2007  Graduate Fellowship, Brooklyn College, The City University of New York, NY
           Graduate Investment Program Research Grant, Fall and Spring, The City University of New York, NY
           Graduate Investment Program Travel Grant, The City University of New York, NY