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Aaron McNamee
aaron.mcnamee@gmail.com
Born: 1977, La Grande, OR
Lives and works in New Orleans, LA

EDUCATION
2010  MFA, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
2004  BA, Eastern Oregon University, La Grande, OR

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2014  “Middle Digit,” Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2013  “Sputnik 3,” Boyd Satellite Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2013  “1000 Words,” Acadiana Center for the Arts, Lafayette, LA
2012  “Side by Side,” Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2012  “Between the Pages" Heriard-Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2012  “Heat Wave: Stephen Collier, T.J. Donovan, Aaron McNamee and Stephen G. Rhodes,” Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2012  “What is a Photograph?” curated by Russell Lord, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
2012  “Sean StarWars and Aaron McNamee: New Prints,” Barrister’s Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2012  “Spaces: Antenna, The Front, and Good Children Gallery,” CAC, New Orleans, LA
2011  “Hit Refresh,” curated by Nick Stillman (Part 1) and Cameron Shaw (Part 2), Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2011  “Prospect.2 Welcome Center Group Exhibition,” curated by Dan Cameron, P.2 Headquarters, New Orleans, LA
2011  “No Dead Artists,” jurors Toby Devan Lewis, Susan Taylor and William Morrow, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2011  “Common Ground,” curated by Jim Richard, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2011  “Cold Drink Invitational,” curated by Miranda Lash, Du Mois Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2011  “Fit for Consumption,” Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2011  “Classified: Aaron McNamee and Nina Schwanse,” curated by Christopher Saucedo, Barrister’s Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2010  “Do What I Mean, Not What I Say,” University of New Orleans Faculty Exhibition, UNO St. Claude Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2010  “The Sublime and the Silly,” curated by Dan Tague, UNO St. Claude Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2010  “Postcards from New Orleans,” Galerie Im Andechshof, Innsbruck, Austria
2010  “Some Kind of Time,” MFA Thesis Exhibition, UNO St. Claude Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2009  “Thank You Sir, May I Have Another,” Barister's Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2006  “Aaron McNamee & Kathy Andrews,” Mezzanine Gallery, La Grande, OR
2005  “Honored Artists,” Nightingale Gallery, EOU, La Grande, OR
2005  “Open Regional Exhibition,” Pendleton Center for the Arts, Pendleton, OR
2005  “Alumni Exhibition,” Nightingale Gallery, EOU, La Grande, OR
2004  “Recent Graduates Invitational,” Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR

BIBLIOGRAPHY
2012  Artforum, New York, NY, Reviews, pg. 80, Nov. 2012
2012  NolaVie, “Passing Time with Artistic Expression,” http://nolavie.com/2012/08/passing-time-with-artistic-news-expression-43208.html, 8/2012
2012  New Orleans Art Review, “Common Ground,” Fall/Winter 2011-2012, 2/3/2012
2011  NOLA Defender, “Ground Game,” http://www.noladefender.com/content/ground-game, Sept.
2011  Gambit Weekly, New Orleans, LA, “Cold Drink Invitational,” 7/26/11
2011  Times-Picayune, New Orleans, LA, “Conceptual Sculpture Delivered Daily,” 3/4/11
2011  Gambit Weekly, New Orleans, LA, “The Death of Print Media,” 3/1/11
2009  Gambit Weekly, New Orleans, LA, “Thank You Sir, May I Have Another,”  8/24/09
2005  Artists of Eastern Oregon 2005, Eastern Oregon Regional Arts Council, also in 2004
2005  Oregon East, Eastern Oregon University, also in 1998, 1999
2004  The Observer, La Grande, Oregon, “Art in 3-D July 1
2004  Artists of Eastern Oregon 2004, Eastern Oregon Regional Arts Council

COLLECTIONS
Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation
New Orleans Museum of Art
Eastern Oregon University