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EDUCATION

MFA University of Illinois, Chicago, IL , 1994
BA Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, 1984
Syracuse University, Florence Italy, Intensive Study in Art, Architecture, Art History & Photography, 1982-1983

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017
PARADISE WAVERING, University Galleries, Bloomington, IL. (Fall 2017)
PARADISE WAVERING, Gallery 555, Boston, MA
2016
PARADISE WAVERING, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL (Monograph)
2014
UNTITLED (EXPEDITIONS), Audible Gallery, Experimental Sound Studio, Chicago, IL
2012
ALICE HARGRAVE (RESIDUALS), Woodlands Academy, Lake Forest, IL
2010
UNTITLED(FAMILY), Audible Gallery, Experimental Sound Studio, Chicago IL
2004
HOME (MOVIES), McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington, IL
2003
NEW PHOTOGRAPHS; ALDEN & HOME(MOVIES), Brushwood Gallery, Ryerson Woods, Deerfield, IL
2000
ALICE HARGRAVE PHOTOGRAPHS, Isis Gallery, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN
1998
FECUNDITY, The Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
ALICE HARGRAVE, Barat College Gallery, Lake Forest, IL
1995
ALICE HARGRAVE PHOTOGRAPHIC WORKS, TBA Exhibition Space, Thomas Blackman Associates, Chicago, IL
1994
MATTER, Gallery 400, University of Illinois, Chicago. IL
1991
THE ARCHITECTURE OF MEMORY, The Cultural Center, Chicago, IL


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 
LAURENCE & CLARK GALLERY, Curated by Jason Pickleman, Chicago, IL.
NOT JUST ANOTHER PRETTY FACE, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
ON THE SHELF, Juried by Kelli Connell, Filter Gallery, Chicago IL.
2015
FRACTION OF A SECOND, 516 Arts Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico
CONTEXT 2015, Juried by Michal Raz-Russo, Filter Gallery, Chicago IL
SKY,  Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA
RADICAL COLOR, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR
2014
TROUVÉ, Pavilion, Chicago, IL
STELLA, THE NATURE OF A COLLECTIVE, Ukrainian Museum of Art, Chicago, IL
2013
DEFINE DRAWING, McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington IL
THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES, University Galleries of Illinois State University, Bloomington, IL. (Book)
2012
STELLA COLLECTIVE ART CART & EXHIBITION, Fine Arts Building Chicago Photography Center, Chicago IL
2010
THE BACKYARD, McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington IL
2009
GHOSTLY ECHOES, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL
2008
CURIOUSER & CURIOUSER, McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington IL
2007
RELATIVE CLOSENESS, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
ART METZ/ PHOTOGRAPHIE, Metz, France
2001
SEVEN MIDWEST PHOTOGRAPHERS, Chicago Athenaeum Museum, Chicago, IL
CITY 2000, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
ZEROS & ONES, University of St. Francis, Moser Gallery, Joliet, IL
SUNFLOWERS, Chicago Botanic Garden Museum, Chicago, IL
CHICAGO & VICINITY WITH A BIAS, Klein Art Works, Chicago, IL
2000 
FOREIGN BODIES, Yale University Art Gallery,  New Haven, CT. (catalogue)
BOTANICA: CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS & THE WORLD OF PLANTS, The Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL. (catalogue)
1999
STARRY NIGHT,  Carol Ehlers Gallery, Chicago, IL
ROMANCING THE BRAIN, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, PA. (catalogue)
BOTANICA: CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS & THE WORLD OF PLANTS, Tweed Museum of Art, Duluth, MN
OTHERVILLE, University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL
1998
SPACE, SITE, SELF, The Smart Museum of Art, Chicago IL. (catalogue)
PHOTOGRAPHY’S MULTIPLE ROLES, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL. (catalogue)
CHICAGO ABSTRACTION, Klein Art Works, Chicago, IL
ARTIST MEMBERS, The Arts Club, Chicago, IL
1997
SCIENTIA ARTIFEX, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
TRACE, Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago, IL
ALICE HARGRAVE & YVETTE SMITH, PHOTOGRAPHS & SCULPTURE, Elgin College Gallery, Two-Person & Catalogue, Elgin IL
FIGURE, Betty Rumor Gallery, School of The Art Institute, Chicago, IL
1996
PHOTOGRAPHER'S IN THE 90'S, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
A BODY OF ART, Renaissance Society, Chicago, IL
CHICAGO ABSTRACTION, Klein Art Works, Chicago, IL
DON BAUM SAYS: CHICAGO HAS FAMOUS ARTISTS, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
AN UNTITLED SELECTION OF CHICAGO PHOTOGRAPHERS, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
HEAT, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, IL
ARTIST MEMBERS, The Arts Club, Chicago, IL
1995
EXHIBITION & BENEFIT, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
WANDERLUST...ABSTRACTION IN CHICAGO,  ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL
1994
UNKNOWN CHICAGO, Gallery 312, Chicago, IL
(NOT SO) NEGATIVE, Ten In One Gallery, Chicago, IL
1993
ABSTRACT CHICAGO, Klein Art Works, Chicago, IL
JUST GOOD ART, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
LAND, Lannon Cole Gallery, Chicago, IL
1992
MIDWEST SHOW, Davenport Museum of Art, Davenport, IA
 VISIONS OF HOPE, State of Illinois Center, Chicago, IL
ART ENCOUNTER, Ricky Renier Gallery, Chicago, IL
P.A.C., World Tattoo Gallery, Chicago, IL
1991
CHICAGO 4 CHICAGO, World Tattoo Gallery, Chicago, IL
N.A.M.E. Gallery, Chicago, IL
1988
PORTRAIT CHICAGO, Oskar Friedl Gallery, Chicago, IL

 

AWARDS

2015
CRITICAL MASS FINALIST
2011
3 ARTS ARTISTS AWARD, Nominated, Chicago, IL
2000
ILLINOIS ARTS COUNCIL,  Individual Artist Grant
1994
FACULTY PRIZE for graduate study, University of Illinois, Chicago
1993
UNIVERSITY FELLOWSHIP, Full tuition waiver & stipend, University of Illinois
1992
UNITED WAY / KODAK, First Place Award, Residency at Center for Computer Imaging, Camden Maine
1991
ILLINOIS ARTS COUNCIL, Special Assistance Grant
COMMUNITY ARTS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM GRANT, Chicago Dept. of Cultural Affairs
GOLDEN CROWN AWARD, Columbia University NY


TEACHING

1994 - present
COLUMBIA COLLEGE CHICAGO, Adjunct Professor of Photography
2000
UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, Visiting Artist, Graduate Advising
1998-1999
COLUMBIA COLLEGE CHICAGO,  Full Time Professor, Tenure Track
1996-1997
COLUMBIA COLLEGE CHICAGO,  Full-Time Sabbatical replacement
1995-1998
SCHOOL OF THE ART INSTITUTE, CHICAGO, Visiting Artist, Photography                   
1994 
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS, CHICAGO,  Photography
1992
MARWEN FOUNDATION

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017
BOSTON HASSLE, Paradise Wavering, Kevin Choi, 4/29/17
WHAT WILL YOU REMEMBER, The Human Landscape, Highlights from Photolucida 2017, 4/27/17
2016
DAYLIGHT BOOKS, Paradise Wavering, Monograph, Spring 2016
WHAT WILL YOU REMEMBER, Our Favorite Photography Books of 2016, 12/6/16
L'OEIL DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE,  Book Review, 7/12/16
WALLPAPER PHOTOGRAPHY MAGAZINE UK,  4/16
NEUE JOURNAL, Alice Q. Hargrave Explores The Melancholic Side of Paradise, 4/6/16
THE COMP MAGAZINE, Memories and The Natural World, 7/16
NEW CITY, Vivid Colors Wash Over Memories,Vasia Rigou, 6/3/16
DAYLIGHT DIGITAL FEATURE, Paradise Wavering, 8/1/16
CLASSIC CHICAGO MAGAZINE, Alice Hargrave: Paradise Wavering, Judy Carmack Bross, 6/25/16
F-STOP MAGAZINE, Paradise Wavering by Alice Hargrave, book review, Cary Benbow, 7/17/16
DON'T TAKE PICTURES, Photo of the Day, Floating Palm, 10/17/16
2015
WHAT WILL YOU REMEMBER, Elin Spring Photography Blog, Everything in Context 3/4/15
HUMBLE ARTS FOUNDATION, Radical Color 2/15
COLUMBIA CHRONICLE, Context 2015 to Feature Work of Columbia Professor 2/2/15
SKY, Griffin Museum of Photography, Exhibition Publication, Paula Tognarelli
2014
F-STOP MAGAZINE, 11/14, Issue #67 Happy Accidents
HUFFINGTON POST, 10/6/14, New Cats in Art Photography
BBC News, 10/23/14, In Pictures: Feline Focus
HUMBLE ARTS FOUNDATION, 10/14, New Cats in Art Photography
JAN TICHY, CHICAGO PROJECTIONS, Images from the permanent collection  of The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES, Kendra Paitz
WHAT WILL YOU REMEMBER, Elin Spring Photography Blog 10/29/14, The Nature Of A Collective Review of the Exhibition.
WHAT WILL YOU REMEMBER; Elin Spring Photography Blog 10/28/14, Discovering Stella Review of Stella the Collective
2013
LENSCRATCH, 10/30/13, Featured Artist, Online Daily Photography Journal
FRACTION, Issue 56, Featured Artist, Online Monthly Photography Journal
2010
NEW CITY,  6/10, Review of Exhibit Untitled (family), Michael A. Weinstein
2009
EVANSTON PIONEER PRESS, 9 /3, review of Ghostly Echoes, J.T. Morand
2002
ARTNET MAGAZINE, 1-02, Prairie Smoke, Victor M. Cassidy
2001
ARTNET MAGAZINE, 6-01, See It Fresh, Victor M. Cassidy
2000
NEW YORK ARTS, 12-00, Mark Cohen
YALE DAILY NEWS, 1-11-00, Benita Jones
NEW HAVEN REGISTER, 11-5-00, Judy Birke
1999
BOTANICA, Catalogue published by The Tweed Museum of Art
ROMANCING THE BRAIN, Catalogue, Pittsburgh Center for the Art
NEW ART EXAMINER, 1-99, Tony Neuhoff
THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 1-1-99, Alan Artner
1998
PHOTOGRAPHY’S MULTIPLE ROLES, Book, Museum of Contemporary Photography’s Permanent Collection
SPACE, SITE, SELF, Catalogue The Smart Museum of Art
CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 9-21-98, Connie Lauerman.
U-TURN, Online Art Review, Featured Artist
C- INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART, #57 - 98, Corey Postiglione
1997
ARTNET MAGAZINE, 7-28-97, Victor M. Cassidy
THE SUN TIMES, 4-4-97, Delia O’Hara.
1996
THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 6-27-96,  Alan Artner
THE READER, 1-19-96, Fred Camper.
1995
NEW ART EXAMINER, 5-95, Deborah Wilk
1994
THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 10-30-94, Barbara Brotman
1992
NEW CITY, 12-24-92, Michael A. Weinstein
CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, 9-13-92, Chris Vartanian
1991
THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 2-1-91, Abigail Foerstner
TIA CHUCHA PRESS, Collaborative book published with poet Jean Howard
NEW CITY,  3-7-91, Michael A. Weinstein
CHICAGO MAGAZINE, 1-90, Special issue on Chicago Photographers
1989
THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 10-11-89, James F. Quinn
 CHICAGO ARTISTS COALITION NEWS,  3-89, Jean Fulton


SELECTED COLLECTIONS

THE MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY    
THE RUTTENBERG COLLECTION
NUVEEN CORPORATION
JOAN FLASCH ARTISTS' BOOK COLLECTION, SCHOOL OF THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO
OUTER CIRCLE CORP
RUSH PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL
PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

2016         
COMMISSION, Patron of Hyde Park Art Center for Not Just Another Pretty Face
ARTIST TALK and BOOK SIGNING, Museum of Contemporary Photography
ARTIST TALK and BOOK SIGNING, Hyde Park Art Center:The Elusive Present with MoCP Curator Allison Grant
ARTIST TALK and PANEL,  Hyde Park Art Center: Time Keeps on Slipping… with Karen Reimer and
Climatologist Elisabeth Moyer
ARTIST TALK and BOOK SIGNING, San Francisco Camerawork
ARTIST TALK and BOOK SIGNING, Filter Photo Festival
1996 - present
MIDWEST PHOTOGRAPHERS PROJECT, Portfolio at the Museum of Contemporary Photography Print Study Room
2007
MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY, Fine Print Program, Commissioned Edition of fifty prints
2001
PHOTOGRAPHIC RESEARCH RESIDENCY at Chicago Botanic Garden
2000
VISITING ARTIST, UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME, South Bend Indiana
1999
VISITING ARTIST, SCHOOL OF THE ART INSTITUTE
1998
GUEST LECTURER, UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS, CHICAGO
GUEST LECTURER, BARAT COLLEGE, Lake Forest, IL
1997
MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART,Art On The Move, Studio Visit
MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY, Dangerous Beauty,  Lecture, Chicago, IL
1994 - 2001
UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, appointed member of the Visiting Committee for The Visual Arts