@brief_bird - T.Carey 2018


Ted Carey


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Texas Tech University

     Land Arts of the American West, 2013

University of Pennsylvania

     Master of Fine Arts in Sculpture and combined new media, 2009

     Certificate in time-based media, 2009

     Study abroad The Frank Mohr Institute, Groningen, the Netherlands, 2008

University of the Arts

     Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sculpture, 2006

     Study abroad, Obudai School, Budapest, Hungary, 2004


• Crit Group, Program participant, The Contemporary Austin, 2016

• Vermont Studio Center, Artist in Residence, 2012

• Playa, Artist in Residence, 2011

• Nominee for the Pew Fellowships in the Arts, 2011

• Santa Fe Art Institute, Artist in Residence, 2009

• Stichting Waddenwerk, Artist in Residence, Schiermonnikoog, The Netherlands, 2009

• The Charles Addams Memorial Prize, University of Pennsylvania, 2009

• Chair’s Merit Scholarship, University of Pennsylvania, 2007-2009

• Sculpture Department Faculty Award, University of the Arts, 2006

• Nominee for the Alexander Award, University of the Arts, 2005

• Promising Artist Scholarship, University of the Arts, 2002-2006


• Conceptual Sculpture at The Art School of The Contemporary Austin, 2017

• Land Arts of the American West (program assistant) at Texas Tech University, 2014



• Chairs by WARES at Austin Design Week

• Sculp-chur at Dimension Gallery

• Art Bash at Austin Art Alliance

• The 2017 Texas Biennial at Big Medium

• Making It at The University of the Arts

• SoundSpace: A portrait of Alice Coltrane at The Blanton Museum of Art

• Wait…Lifter at Pump Project (solo exhibition)

• Unrealpolitik at DEMO Gallery, Co Lab Projects

• End of the Whirld at MASS Gallery


• SoundSpace: Inside/Out at The Blanton Museum of Art

• Crickuts/Coursen sound performance at The Contemporary Austin

• Honesty of Rocks: Crit Group Exhibition 2016 at grayDUCK Gallery

• Bread and Butter at ICOSA


• AMoA 600 Biennial: Sculpture at The Amarillo Museum of Art

• The Woodmere Annual: 74th Juried Exhibition at The Woodmere Art Museum


• Game Show at Fowler Arts Collective

• Land Arts of the American West 2013 Exhibition at Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts


• Mr. Shasta at Bunker Hull

• Texas Biennial with Land Arts of the American West, online exhibition

• Careful with that brain with Mark Dilks and Marc Zajack at Vox Populi

• The XL Glazz at Window on Broad, University of the Arts


• De-materialization at Pterodactyl

• Odd Job at Fowler Arts Collective


• Scripted at Gross McCleaf Gallery

• Apologize for any inconvenience caused by these works at Window on Broad, University of the Arts

• HIVE/CAVE at Pageant Soloveev

• Wide Open 2 at Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, curator Nat Trotman (Guggenheim Museum)

• The Journey at Gallery B543, Urban Outfitters Headquarters

• The Island Beautiful/Mortal Mirror with Alex Da Corte at Bodega/Extra Extra

• A jackhammer is so real (moving media) at Delaware Center for Contemporary Art

• Open Video Call at The Institute of Contemporary Art


• Rhyming the Antecedent at The Charles Addams Gallery

• Alumni Sculpture Show at The University of the Arts

• Phila- Sophia with Mina Minov at SIGN, The Netherlands


• Where There’s Smoke, There’s Smoke at Michael Steinberg Fine Art

• 7th Inning Stretch, Baseball, Contemporary Art and Culture at Index Art

• University of Pennsylvania MFA Thesis Show at The Ice Box Project Space

• Crossing Lines at The Delaware Center for Contemporary Art


• Media Tonic 3 at Pittsburgh Filmmakers

• Solid Gold at Vox Populi

• Filmideo at REDSAW Gallery

• Philadelphia Sculptors at West Chester University


• First Year MFA Show at The University of Pennsylvania


• New Ideas in Medallic Sculpture at Medalia Gallery

• Five into One at Moore College of Art

• Objects Should Not Touch… at Gallery Siano

• Fine Alumni at Gallery 817, University of the Arts


• Witch Hunt at Gallery One, University of the Arts

• Nausea at Gallery One, University of the Arts