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Erik HAGEN

Solo Exhibitions   
2014         Fossils of the Anthropocene, Nos Caves Vin, Houston, TX
2014         Fossils of the Anthropocene, AAAS Gallery, Washington, DC
2010         Exploring Beauty by Erik Hagen, Gallery Upstairs, Rijswijk, NL
2010         Exploring Beauty by Erik Hagen, Trace Cultuurstation, Antwerp, BE
2009         Scheveningen Landscapes, The American Women’s Club, The Hague, NL
1990         Sculpture by Erik Hagen, Carleton College Art Gallery, Northfield, MN

Two-person Exhibitions
2012         Paintings by Erik Hagen en Zsolt Mathe, Ernst & Young, The Hague, NL
1990         Bombs, Pods, and Napkins oh my! Carleton College, Northfield, MN

Group Exhibitions
2017         Big Show, Lawndale, Houston, TX, Juror: Toby Camps
2017         12th Juried Invitational Exhibition, VAA, Houston, TX, Juror: Catherine D. Anspon
2017         34th Juried Open Exhibition, VAA, Houston, TX, Juror: Rachel Cooke
2017         10th Juried Invitational Exhibition, VAA, Houston, TX, Juror: Lester Marks
2017         Assistance League Houston Celebrates Texan Art 2017, Houston, TX, Juror: José Esparza Chong Cuy
2016         34th Juried Membership Exhibition, Visual Art Alliance (VAA), Houston, TX, Juror: Zoya Tommy
2016         Sawyer Yards Revealed, The Silos, Houston, TX, Curator: Jacob Spacek
2016         33rd Juried Open Exhibition, VAA, Houston, TX, Juror: Dan Allison
2016         TENANTS, Serrano Gallery, Houston
2016         9th Juried Invitational Exhibition, VAA, Houston, TX, Juror: Anna Tahinci
2015         33rd Juried Membership Exhibition, VAA, Houston, TX, Juror: Gus Kopriva
2015         Art on the Avenue 2015, Avenue, Houston, TX
2009-12  Member exhibit, International Art Club, The Hague, NL
2009         Niewe Loten, Voorschoten Kunstkring, Voorschoten, NL
2009         Ongewone Perspectieven, Galerie Weimar55, The Hague, NL
2008         Opkomst en Verval, International Art Club, The Hague, NL
1991         Organic Sea Pods, Whitehaven Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

Public Collections
Sea Oceanographic Institute, Woods Hole, MA
American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC

Awards and Projects
2017        Individual Artist Grant 2017, Houston Art Alliance and Mayor Sylvester Turner, Houston, TX
2016         Honorable Mention, VAA 33rd Juried Open Exhibition, Houston, TX, Juror: Dan Allison
2016         Vice President, Visual Art Alliance
2016         Featured Artist, Houston Artblog 713, http://www.halt713.com/
2016         Member Exhibitions Committee, Visual Art Alliance
2015-17   Artist coordinator, Silos on Sawyer, Houston, TX
2011         Member of the year 2011, International Art Club of The Hague, NL
1989         Honors in independent study sculpture, Carleton College, MN

Education
1996         Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Univ. of Washington, WA
1993-95   Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering, Univ. of Washington, WA
1991         Fifth Year Art Residency, Carleton College, Northfield, MN
1985-90   Bachelor of Arts in Art History, Carleton College, Northfield, MN

Press
2015         Houston Chronicle, “A Place for Artists Takes Shape Near Downtown,”July 24, Molly Glentzer
2014         Smithsonian Magazine, “What Will We Leave in the Fossil Record?,” September 30, Megan Gambino
2014         AAAS News, “New Art Exhibit Envisions ‘Fossils of the Anthropocene,’” September 12, Carla Schaffer
2014         Washington City Paper, “Imagining Deep Time” and “Fossils of the Anthropocene,” September 26, Louis Jacobson