EDUCATION

2019 M.F.A Michigan State University, Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art, East Lansing, MI

2016      B.F.A Indiana University Southeast, Bachelor of Fine Arts Drawing, New Albany, IN


AWARDS, GRANTS AND RESIDENCIES

2018 Dissertation Completion Fellowship, The Graduate School, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Pilotenkueche International Residency, July through September, Leipzig,  Germany

Pilotenkueche Stipend Award, Leipzig, Germany

Summer Support Fellowship, College of Arts and Letters, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Graduate School Research Enhancement Fellowship, Michigan State University, East Lansing MI

2017 Research Professional Development Fellowship,  Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Summer Support Fellowship, Michigan State University, East Lansing,MI

2016 Research Professional Development Fellowship, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Chancellor’s Purchase Award, Permanent Collection, IU Southeast, New Albany, IN

Summer Group Research Fellowship, IU Southeast, New Albany, IN

2015   Critic's Choice Award, International Photography Contest, IU Southeast, New Albany IN

   First Presentation Award, 11th Annual Student Research Conference, IU Southeast, New Albany IN

GROUP EXHIBITIONS AND PUBLIC WORKS

2019 MFA Thesis Exhibition, Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, Michigan State University, East Lansing

   MI (forthcoming)

2018 Corporeal Temperature, curated by Vanessa Souli, Franz-Flemming Straße 9,  Leipzig, Germany

000, site-specific public performance, Synagogen Denkmal (monument for synagogue), Leipzig, Germany

Coincide partially wholly not at all, Kresge Art Center, Gallery 110, Michigan State University East Lansing, MI

Space Chorus, curated by Vanessa Souli, Alte Handelsschule, Leipzig, Germany

The Inferno: Retelling Dore, curated by David Spencer-Pierce,  Osborne Gallery, University of Nebraska,  Omaha, NE

2017    Art Market, (SCENE)Metrospace, East Lansing, MI

Sculpture X Symposium Juried Show, Annex Gallery at 333 Midland, Detroit, MI Juror: Indra Lacis

      Flux, Kresge Art Center, Gallery 114, Michigan State University East Lansing, MI

Michigan Emerging Graduate Artists Juried Exhibition (MEGA), Urban Institute for Contemporary Art

           Grand Rapids, MI, Jurors: Heather Duffy, Elizabeth Chodos, Taylor Renee Aldridge

Michigan Collegiate Juried Exhibition, Lansing Art Gallery, Lansing, MI

                        Jurors: Bruce Mackh, Leslie Bellavance, Tim Lane

           Retelling Project: Imaginary Prisons, Alden Library, Ohio University, Athens, OH

2016       Mid America Print Council Members Juried Exhibition, Carnegie Museum of Art and Art History,

     New Albany, IN Juror: Brian H. Jones                  

Imaginary Prisons: Retelling Piranesi’s Cariceri, Arts Council of Southern Indiana, Pat Harrison Gallery,  New Albany, IN

IUS Printmaking Alumni: Mid America Print Council, Library Gallery, IU Southeast, New Albany, IN

            All Media MFA Exhibition, Kresge Art Center, Gallery 110, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

   Bank On It, The Old Bank of New Albany, New Albany, IN

Alternate Environments: BFA Thesis Exhibition, Barr Gallery, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany,        IN

Student Juried Art Exhibition, Ronald H. Barr Gallery, Indiana University Southeast,

New Albany, IN, Juror: Steve Snell

          Collisions, Arts Council of Southern Indiana, New Albany, IN

2015 Malleable, Garner Narrative Contemporary, Louisville, KY

  Rhythm, Ronald H. Barr Gallery, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN

Hands: Shaping Our World's, Cultural Arts Gallery,  Indiana University- Purdue, Indianapolis, IN

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017 Drawing Up Time, Kresge Art Center, Gallery 101, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

2016 What Were Our Visions, Library Gallery, IU Southeast, New Albany, IN

2015 Connected Disconnected, Space Lab, IU Southeast, New Albany, IN

TEACHING

2016- present Instructor of Record, Michigan State University

STA 110 Foundations Drawing I, Fall 2016 (Instructor of Record)

STA 110 Foundations Drawing I, Spring 2017 (Instructor of Record)

STA 110 Foundations Drawing, Spring 2018 (Instructor of Record)

STA 113 Foundations 2D Color and Design, Summer 2017 (Instructor of Record)

STA 335 Etching, Fall 2017, (Instructor of Record)

2015 Teaching Assistant, Drawing II, Instructor of Record: Emily Sheehan,

IU Southeast, New Albany, IN


ARTIST LECTURES AND CONFERENCES

2017 9th Annual Graduate Research Conference, Presenter,  Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Apparel and Textile Design, Michigan State University, East Lansing MI

2016 Frogman’s Printmaking Workshop, Multiple Plate Intaglio with Jonathan Thomas, Omaha, NE

Indiana University 28th  Annual Women’s and Gender Studies Conference Indiana University Southeast, New Albany IN

2015 Annual Women’s and Gender Studies Conference, Artist Lecture, Indiana University East, Richmond, Indiana

11th Annual Student Research Conference, Artist Lecture,  Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, Indiana

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017 Indiana University Office of the Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Multicultural Affairs. Cultural

Involvement: <https://diversity.iu.edu/cultural-involvement/index.html>

2016 Artebella Daily Archive, Presented by Louisville Visual Art, Featured Artist: Chelsea

Markuson, May 26 2016, Louisville KY <http://www.artebelladaily.org/artists/chelsea-markuson>

My Identity & Gender Perception: Mark Making and Emotion Undergraduate Research Journal,

IU Southeast, New Albany Indiana

Activism In The Arts: Article and Interview by John Boyle, IU Southeast, The Horizon. March

2016<http://www.iushorizon.com/18527/features/activism-in-the-arts>

The Student Review, Juried Peer Reviewed Publication, IU Southeast, New Albany Indiana

Malleable, Leo Weekly Staff Picks, by Jo Anne Triplet, Louisville Kentucky

<http://www.leoweekly.com/event/malleable>

2015 Freedom to Experiment: Space Lab Gives Artists a Place For R & D, IU Southeast Now, Article and Interview by Steven Krolak, IU Southeast Now Online Publication. November 9 2015

<https://now.ius.edu/2015/11/freedom-to-experiment-spacelab-gives-artists-a-place-for-r-d/>

Connected Disconnected: New Works by Chelsea Markuson, Exhibition Archive, The Spacelab

Project. October 29 2015 <https://spacelabproject.com/2015/10/29/connected-disconnected-new-works-by>

International Photography Contest Winners Announced, IU Southeast Now, by Steven Krolak. December 1 2015

<https://now.ius.edu/2015/12/international-photography-contest-winners-announc

2013 The Student Review, Juried Peer Reviewed Publication, IU Southeast, New Albany, Indiana



COLLECTIONS

Indiana University Southeast, New Albany IN

Rolling Knob Press, New Albany IN

Pilotenkueche, Leipzig Germany

Numerous Personal Collections in New York, NY, Tel Aviv, Israel