Sidney Stretz


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SIDNEY RAVEN STRETZ
573.823.7937 // srstretz@gmail.com // sidneystretz.com

EDUCATION
MFA California College of the Arts. 2015
BFA University of Missouri-Columbia. 2012

EXPERIENCE
Adjunct Professor. 2D Design 1. University of North Carolina, Greensboro. 2017
Adjunct Professor. 3D Design 2. University of North Carolina, Greensboro. 2017
Education Coordinator. Center for Visual Artists. Greensboro, NC. 2017
Faculty. School of the Alternative. Black Mountain, NC. 2017
Panelist. 336 Urban Arts Initiative Film Festival. 2017
Adjunct Professor. 3D Design 1. University of North Carolina, Greensboro. 2016
Instructor. Sculpture Workshop. Bennett College. 2016
Associate Teacher. Success Academy Charter Schools. Brooklyn, NY. 2015
Studio Assistant to Aron Fischer. 2015
Guest Honors Portfolio Review Panelist. California College of the Arts. 2015
Art Handler/Installation Assistant. Meyer Library. 2015
Gallery Attendant. Oliver Arts Center. 2015
Co-Instructor. 4D: Action and Interaction, California College of Arts. 2014
Creative Director. Art Maker Avenue. Oakland. 2014
Portfolio Review Panelist. California College of the Arts. 2013
Youth Mentor. First Exposures Photography Mentorship. 2013
Studio Assistant to Cara Emily Levine. Sculptor. Professor. CCA. 2013
Instructor. Introduction to Darkroom. Craft Studio. 2012
Teaching Assistant. Beginning Photography. University of Missouri. 2012
Summer Arts Camp Instructor. Craft Studio. 2012
Studio Assistant to Catherine Armbrust. 2012

RESIDENCIES & PROJECTS
Director. Bounce House Gallery. 2017
Greensboro Revolution Mills Artist in Residence.  2017
Co-Producer. No More Nice Things. Publication. 2017
Curator. Women of Mail. West Africa. African American Atelier. 2017
Co-Producer. Selma Burke Exhibition at Bennett College. 2016
Co-Producer. Something Grounded. The Lab SF. 2015
Curator. Quiet Lightning Arts Exhibition. 2015
Installation Manager. Interactive Design Review Exhibit. 2014
AICAD New York Studio Residency Program. 2014
Art Director. Quiet Lightning Literary Magazine. 2014
Artist in Residence. Vermont Studio Center. March 2013

LECTURES & PANELS
Artist Panel. 336 Urban Arts Initiative. Greensboro, NC
Guest Lecturer. Universität der Künste. Berlin, Germany
Teaching Social Practice Presenter. UMASS Dartmouth, MA
Guest Lecturer. Foundations Seminar. University of North Carolina-Greensboro

GRANTS & RECOGNITION
Spark! Grant Recipient. Bounce House Gallery. September 2017.
Crumley Roberts Fall Non-Profit Leadership Class Recipient. 2017
Fellowship. Vermont Studio Center. March 2013
Grant Recipient. Albert K. Murray Fine Arts Educational Fund. Spring 2012
Best in Show. Women in the Arts Juried Exhibition. 2012
Honorable Mention. Women in the Arts Juried Exhibition. 2011
Scholarship. Teddy Sherwood Photojournalism Scholarship. 2009

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
Complaints to the Manager. City Center Park. Greensboro. 2017
Complaints to the Manager. LumpTruck. Raleigh. 2017
Political Cartoon Karaoke. Elsewhere Living Museum. 2016
A Conversation About Trucks. Greensboro Project Space. 2016
Punchlines. Rabbit Hole Gallery. Brooklyn. 2016
Finally Made It. New York Public Fountains. 2016
Complaints to the Manager. Oakland Art Murmur. 2015
Meyer Library Installation, Oakland, CA 2015
Obsolescence. University of Missouri Craft Studio. 2012

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Noise. Art in Odd Places Orlando. 2017
There Are No Girls on the Internet. Localhost Gallery. 2017
30 Day Guarantee. Slayer Gallery. 2017
Pacific Northwest College of Arts. Museum of Inside Jokes. 2016
Humor Me. Visual Arts Exchange. Raleigh, NC. 2016
MFA Thesis Exhibition, California College of the Arts. San Francisco. 2015
All You Can Eat, University of Nevada Las Vegas. 2015
What Are You Watching, Stairwell Gallery, Bloomsburg, PA 2015
Some Thing Grounded, The Lab SF. 2014
Quiet Lightning Art Exhibition, The Emerald Tablet. San Francisco. 2014
Look Into My Eyes, NY Summer Studio Exhibition, College Avenue. Oakland. 2014
Punctuation. BFA Thesis Exhibition. Caleb-Bingham Gallery. Columbia, MO. 2012
Undergraduate Showcase. Kansas City Arts Coalition. Kansas City. 2012
Women in the Arts. Juried Exhibition. Craft Studio. Columbia, MO. 2011
Undergraduate Juried Exhibition. University of Missouri. Columbia, MO. 2011

PUBLICATIONS
News & Record. “Two Greensboro Art Project Receive Spark Microgrants” 2017
Sparkle and Blink 58. October 2014
Brown Cardigan. www.browncardigan.com



© Sidney Stretz 2017