SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS AND PERFORMANCE

2017
Angela Ellsworth: New Works, Lisa Sette Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona

2015               
Angela Ellsworth: Volume I, Joseph Gross Gallery, Tucson, Arizona

2014               
Stand Back, Action/Interaction, Crystal Bridges, Bentonville, Arkansas (Performance)
Angela Ellsworth: Volume, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona
Soundproofed Laboratory, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, Arizona
Promiscuous Code/ Plural Wife Project, Julius Caesar Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
(Two-person with ATOM-r:  Mark Jeffrey & Judd Morrissey)

2012-11   
Seeing Is Believing: Rebecca Campbell and Angela Ellsworth, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona (Installation, Sculpture, and Performance)
 
2011      
Training, Walking, and Drawing, Fehily Contemporary, Melbourne, Australia

They May Appear in Alone, in Lines, or in Clusters, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona
Where The Skies Are Blue, Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, Arizona (Performance)

2010    
Angela Ellsworth: Seer Bonnets: A Continuing Offense, Snow College Gallery, Ephraim, Utah
Meanwhile, Back At The Ranch, Museum of Contemporary Art, 17th Biennale of Sydney, Australia (Performance)
Another Women’s Movement, IN>TIME, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, Illinois (Performance)
Training, Central Utah Art Center, Ephraim, Utah
Another Women’s Movement, Murphy Hall Fine Arts Building, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California (Performance)

2009   
Underpinnings,
Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona

Compounded, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona (Performance)
Arte Gigante Variety Hour, Artist on Artist Series, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Stage 2 Theatre, Scottsdale, Arizona. Collaboration with Rico Reyes (Performance)

2008   
Overflow, reinvention of Allan Kaprow’s Fluids, The Getty Center, Los Angeles, California, Collaboration with LA Art Girls (Performance)
Is This The Place II, Intervene! Interrupt! Rethinking art as Social Practice, University of California, Santa Cruz, California (Performance)
Pace Yourself II: Flexible Detection of Sound, Glendale Temporary Public Art Project, Glendale, Arizona (Performance)
Drawing on Site, Depicting Action, National Review of Live Art, Glasgow, Scotland (Performance)

2006   
Total Art Performance Event, Movement and the Visual Arts Conference, The Getty Center, Los Angeles, California. Collaboration with LA Art Girls
An Evening of Short Performances, Harold M. Williams Auditorium, The Getty Center, Los Angeles, California. Collaboration with LA Art Girls
Score for Stitch Portraits, Bentley Gallery, Month-long Urban Intervention, Phoenix, Arizona (Performance)
Drawing on Breath, for Performance Studies International #11, Becoming Uncomfortable, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island (Performance)

2004   
Angela Ellsworth: New Works, Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona

Two Roads to Tiffany’s, 10-mile Urban Intervention, Los Angeles, California, Collaboration as Two Little Wishbones with Tania Katan (Performance)

2001     
Drawing on Breath, Studio LoDo Contemporary, Phoenix, Arizona (Performance)
Duragirls, Campbell Appliance, Phoenix, Arizona (Performance)
Poke, Southwest Arts Conference, Bead Museum, Glendale, Arizona (Performance)
Purl, Studio LoDo Contemporary, Phoenix, Arizona (Two-person with Sherrie Medina)
Whipped, Crazyspace, 18th Street Art Center, Santa Monica, California, Collaboration as Her/She Senses with Tina Takemoto (Performance)
Eroto Electric, Currency 2002, Chashama, New York, New York. Collaboration as Her/She Senses with Tina Takemoto (Performance)
Eroto Electric, Full Nelson 4, Palace Theatre, Los Angeles, California. Collaboration as Her/She Senses with Tina Takemoto (Performance)

2000   
Club Extra
, Arizona State University Art Museum, Experimental Gallery, Tempe, Arizona

1999   
Squeak and Clean, Barlow & Straker, Phoenix, Arizona. Collaboration as Her/She Senses with Tina Takemoto (Performance)

1998   
Ouch
, Phoenix Public Library, Burton Barr Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona

Hemaderby, Icehouse, Art Detour, Phoenix, Arizona (Performance)
Actual Odor, Arizona State University Art Museum, Intervention, Tempe, Arizona (Performance)

1997   
Waist / Waste Room
, Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, Arizona, Reception for Art on the Edge of Fashion (Performance)

1995   
Caffeine and Carotene, Icehouse, CrashArts, Phoenix, Arizona. Collaboration as Her/She Senses with Tina Takemoto
Cafe Lactate, Milk Exhibition, Icehouse, CrashArts, Phoenix, Arizona. Collaboration as Her/She Senses with Tina Takemoto (Performance)

1994   
Caffeine and Carotene, Hartnett Gallery, Rochester, New York. Collaboration as Her/She Senses with Tina Takemoto (Performance)         
Intravene Carotene, Gardens of Evil, Icehouse, CrashArts, Phoenix, Arizona. Collaboration as Her/She Senses with Tina Takemoto (Performance)

1993    
Sur-Face Tension, May Duff Walters Gallery, New Brunswick, New Jersey

1990   
Anonymous Women, Dr. Know, Florence, Italy

1989   
Donne, La Chiesa di Malta, Florence, Italy

1987   
I Was Told Not To Touch, Harold Johnson Gallery, Hampshire College, Amherst,                           Massachusetts

1986   
Self Portrait, La Vie En Rose, Florence, Italy

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017
Dress Matters: Clothing as Metaphor, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona
Tangled: Fiber Art Now, Taubman Museum, Roanoke, Virginia
Cinema Arcane, The Front, New Orleans, Louisiana
Tell Me Why, Tell Me Why, Tell Me Why (Why Can't We Live Together?), Lisa Sette Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona

2016
Art Miami: Lisa Sette Gallery, Wynwood Arts District, Miami Florida
Push Comes to Shove: Women and Power, SMoCA, Scottsdale, Arizona                               Disembodied States: Walking the Magic Square, SFMOMA, Open Space (online project)
ReFashion, Form & Concept, Santa Fe, New Mexico
State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now, State Telfair Museums, Savannah, Georgia
OFF-SPRING: New Generations, 21c Museum Hotel, Durham, North Carolina
Role Play: Changing Ideas About Gender, Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Ketchum, Idaho

2015               
Looking Forward Looking Back, New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico (with
Eleanor Antin, Eva Hesse, Louise Bourgeois, Beatrice Woods, Lygia Bouton, Micol Hebron)
Starting from Scratch, Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York
Women Experimental Film, Shed Space, Brooklyn Art Exchange, Brooklyn, New York
The Gift: Selections from the Armstrong-Prior Archive, ASU Art Museum, Tempe, Arizona
30th Anniversary Exhibition, Lisa Sette Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona

2014
State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now, Crystal Bridges, Bentonville, Arkansas
Linear Thinking, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, Arizona                      
Art Miami 2014, Lisa Sette Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona
Midtown, Lisa Sette Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona
Strange Bedfellows: Collaborative Practice in Queer Art, A + D Gallery, Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois
Palm Spring Art Fair, Lisa Sette Gallery, Palm Springs, Arizona
Plural and Partial: Tracing the Intergenerational Self, Rio Grande Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah
Strange Bedfellows: Collaborative Practice in Queer Art, Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York

2013    
In God We Trust, Zacheta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland
Strange Bedfellows: Collaborative Practice in Queer Art, Sameck Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
Onside, Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, Sydney, Australia
Material Transformations, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama
Metaphysical Interventions, Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York, New York
Extreme Depth of Feeling, IN>TIME, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, Illinois
New Acquisitions (gift from Kent and Vicki Logan), Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona
New Acquisitions, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, California
Strange Bedfellows: Collaborative Practice in Queer Art, Root Division, San Francisco, California
Summer Exhibition, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona
Palm Spring Art Fair, Lisa Sette Gallery, Palm Springs, Arizona
Art Miami 2013, Lisa Sette Gallery, Miami, Florida
Mirror <> People, Night Gallery, Tempe, Arizona, Curated by Julio Morales

2012   
Beasts of Revelation, DC Moore Gallery, New York, New York

The Mysterious Content of Softness, Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Winter Park, Florida
All Good Things Become Wild and Free, Carthage College, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Catalogue)
Rematerialized, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico
Seeing America: Post-1950 American Art, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, New York
Controversy: The Power of Art, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
Narratives of the Perverse III, Jancar Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Bending the Mirror, Canzani Gallery, Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio
Art Miami 2012, Lisa Sette Gallery, Miami, Florida
Paying Attention: Choreographing Image, Action, and Task, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, Illinois
Auto/Pathologies, Oboro Gallery, Montreal, Canada. Collaboration as Her/She Senses with Tina Takemoto

2011   
The Mysterious Content of Softness, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, Washington
Lines of Thinking, Global Centre for Drawing, Melbourne, Australia
Wanderlust, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona
Narrative of the Perverse II, Jancar Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Extreme Materials 2, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, New York
25th Anniversary Exhibition, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona
Art Miami 2011, Lisa Sette Gallery, Miami, Florida
Rethinking the Museum, Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, Arizona, Juried by Robert Atkins

2010   
The Beauty of Distance: Songs of Survival in a Precarious Age, 17th Biennale of Sydney, Australia
Melbourne Contemporary Art Fair, Fehily Contemporary, Melbourne, Australia
Art Miami 2010, Lisa Sette Gallery, Miami, Florida
Go West, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City, Utah
(un)historical documents, Guggenheim Gallery, Chapman University, Orange, California
This Show Needs You as part of Bridal Party with Annie Sprinkle and Elizabeth Stephens, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, California
Alumni Art Show, Harold Johnson Gallery, Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts
Phoenix Experimental Arts Festival, Center for Performing Arts, Paradise Valley Community College, Paradise Valley, Arizona. Collaboration with Rico Reyes.

2009   
The Beautiful Game, Hannah Maclure Centre, Abertay Dundee, Scotland

Auto/Pathologies, Kunstpavillion, Innsbruck, Austria. Collaboration as Her/She Senses with Tina Takemoto
Threads, Queer Cultural Center/SOMArts Cultural Center, San Francisco, California
Favorite This!  Meridian Gallery, San Francisco, California
Art Miami 2009, Lisa Sette Gallery, Miami, Florida
Arizona Biennial ’09, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona. Curated by Tim Rogders
Everything is Illuminated: Revealing the Back Room, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona
LiCC Award Exhibition, Soho Theatre, London, United Kingdom
SEXECOLOGY: Making Love with the Earth, Sky and Sea, as part of Love Art Lab with Annie Sprinkle and Elizabeth Stephens, Femina Potens, San Francisco, California

2008   
Documental, Nuans: PILOT Projekt, Düsseldorf, Germany

Documental, Guggenheim Gallery, Chapman University, Orange, California
Running Time: 24:00:00, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, California. Video collaboration with LA Art Girls
Myth of Difference, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Local Produce, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona
Green Wedding, as part of Love Art Lab with Annie Sprinkle and Elizabeth Stephens, Femina Potens, San Francisco, California

2007   
Drawing Outside The Lines
, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, Arizona

From the Inside Out: Feminist Art Then and Now, St. John's University, Queens, New York
Access: A Feminist Perspective, Rhonda Schaller Gallery, New York, New York
A Great Awakening, Rhonda Schaller Gallery, New York, New York
Figure That, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona
Here/Now, Ghost Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona
Pink, Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, California. Collaboration with LA Art Girls

2006   
Fluxwear Event
for Draw a Line and Follow It, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions Los Angeles, California. Collaboration with LA Art Girls
Hysteria Deluxe, Angles Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Drawing Conclusion on the Wall, Guggenheim Gallery, Chapman University, Orange, California
String Theory: Following the Threads of Feminism, Strange Angels, KBEACH Radio, Long Beach, California. Collaboration with LA Art Girls
Configuration, Bentley Projects, Phoenix, Arizona
PHOENIX: The Land of Somewhere, Modified Arts, Phoenix, Arizona(Performance)
Do Me, The Trunk Space, Phoenix, Arizona
Biennial Blow Out: Beyond Comfort! Beyond Representation!  Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, Colorado. Curated by Kenny Schachter
LA Art Girls, Anna Helwing Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Apocalypse Soon, Collaboration with LA Art Girls, QED Gallery, Los Angeles, California
An Evening of Love as Art, with Annie Sprinkle, Elizabeth Stephen, and Kathe Izzo
Highways, Santa Monica, California. Collaboration as Two Little Wishbones with Tania Katan
Group Show, Bentley Projects, Phoenix, Arizona
Prints From The Archives of Armstrong-Prior, Mesa Contemporary Arts, Mesa, Arizona

2003   
enGENDERING the future, SCA Gallery, Pomona, California

Garage S., Gregory Sale’s Garage / Art Detour, Phoenix, Arizona                                      
Armory Show, Raid Projects, New York, New York
Night of 1000 Drawings, Artists Space, New York, New York
You Still Draw Like a Girl, 6th Street Studio, Phoenix, Arizona
Group Show, Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona

2002   
Artpoint, Art Basel Miami, LoDo Contemporary, Miami, Florida

2001   
Nooks and Crannies, Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, Arizona

Frank’s Ticker, Wagner Performing Arts Theatre, Salt Lake City, Utah. Collaboration with Stephen Brown Dance Company

2000   
Remnants, Hazmat - Museum of Contemporary Art, Tucson, Arizona

Flat, Jay Villa Studio, Scottsdale, Arizona                 

1999   
Arizona Biennial 1999, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona

Out West, Plan B, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Out of the Closet: Clothing as Imagery in Contemporary Art, Salt Lake Art Center, Utah

1998   
New Directions '98, Barrett House Gallery, Poughkeepsie, New York

Emerging Forms, Edge Gallery, Denver, Colorado. Collaboration as Her/She Senses with Tina Takemoto
A Skowhegan Decade, David Beitzel Gallery, New York, New York
Olean, Elizabeth Cherry Contemporary Art, Tucson, Arizona

1996   
Fellowship Exhibition, Noyes Museum, Oceanville, New Jersey

Confronting Cancer through Art, Arthur Ross Gallery, University of Pennsylvania, Collaboration as Her/She Senses with Tina Takemoto

1995   
Folie a Deux, COCA, Seattle, Washington

1994   
Visual Sights/Visible Signs, Hartnett Gallery, University of Rochester, New York, Collaboration Her/She Senses with Tina Takemoto

1993   
MFA Exhibition, Zimmerli Museum, New Brunswick, New Jersey

Show Me, Mason Gross Gallery, New Brunswick, New Jersey

1992   
Utah '92 Painting & Sculpture, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, Utah

Drawing: A Covert Affair, Mason Gross West Gallery, New Brunswick, New Jersey

SELECTED SCREENINGS

Hot Air: Keep Yourself Alive, 2006, Collaboration as Two Little Wishbones with Tania Katan. (Directed by Angela Ellsworth and performed by Tania Katan)

2009   
700IS Reindeerland: Experimental Film and Video Festival
, Reykjavik Art Musuem- Hfnarhus, Reykjavik, Iceland
Her Shorts: Selections of 2006-08, Plugged Video Collective, Fishbowl Gallery- Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology, Nelson, New Zealand

2007   
Best of Her Shorts: 2007 International Womens’ Video Festival, 3 Ring Circus                            Productions, New Orleans, Louisiana

The Show Starts at the Sidewalk, Public screenings in Santa Cruz, San Jose, and San Francisco, California
4th Annual Small International Film Festival, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, California
700is International Film and Video Festival, Slaughter House, Egilsstadir, Iceland
International Experimental Film and Video Festival, 700.IS Select, Cinema Rodina, St. Petersburg, Russia
International Experimental Film and Video Festival, 700.IS Select, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, United Kingdom
Her Shorts: 2007 International Womens’ Video Festival, Plugged Video Collective, Tucson, Arizona
Best of Her Shorts: 2007 International Womens’ Video Festival, Montevallo College, Birmingham, Alabama
WOOM: CODEC National and International Video Festival, Fishbowl Gallery- Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology, Nelson, New Zealand

AWARDS/GRANTS/FELLOWSHIPS

2016
Creative Research Seed Grant, Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona (with Ron Broglio and Heather Lineberry)

2015
Institute for Humanities Research
 Seed Grant, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona  (with Ron Broglio and Heather Lineberry)

2014
Art Matters Foundation Grant, New York, New York
Scottsdale Public Art Residency for Museum of Walking with Steve Yazzie, Scottsdale, Arizona
Herberger Creative Research Grant, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona     

2013   
Herberger Creative Research Grant, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

2010   
Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance Art, New York, New York
Money for Women / Barbara Deming Memorial Fund, Wilton, New Hampshire
Faculty Research Endowment, Herberger Institute for Design & the Arts, Arizona State University
Visiting Research Fellow, University of Tasmania, Jane Franklin Hall, Hobart, Australia

2009   
Contemporary Art Society Award, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona
Evelyn Smith Endowed Professor of Art, School of Art, Herberger Institute for Design & the Arts, Arizona State University
Ted Decker Catalyst Fund, Ted Decker Foundation, Phoenix, Arizona

2008   
London International Creative Competition, Finalist Award for Video and Film, London, United Kingdom
Herberger College Creative Research Award, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
Creative Capital Professional Development Workshop, Tucson Arizona
Temporary Public Art Commission, Glendale Arts Commission, Glendale, Arizona

2007   
Arizona Commission on the Arts Project Grant, Phoenix, Arizona

700IS International Film and Video Festival, Egilsstadir, Iceland

2004   
Artists’ Fellowship Inc., New York, New York

2002   
Arizona Commission on the Arts Visual and Media Arts Fellowship, Phoenix, Arizona

Creative Capital Foundation, Second Phase Finalist, New York, New York  
Surdna Art Teachers Fellowship, Surdna Foundation, New York, New York

2000   
Arizona Commission on the Arts, Professional Development Travel Grant, Phoenix, Arizona

1999   
George McCullough Award, Tucson Biennial, Tucson, Arizona

Arizona Commission on the Arts, Professional Development Travel Grant, Phoenix, Arizona

1997   
Phoenix Art Museum, Contemporary Forum Materials Grant, Phoenix, Arizona

Arizona Commission on the Arts, Professional Development Travel Grant, Phoenix, Arizona

1996   
New Forms Regional Initiative Grant, with Tina Takemoto, Mexic-Arte Museum and
DiverseWorks with The Andy Warhol Foundation and The Rockefeller Foundation, Houston, Texas

1994   
Art Matters, Fellowship Grant, New York, New York

1993   
New Jersey State Council on the Arts, Visual Arts Fellowship, Trenton, New Jersey

New Forms Regional Grant, with Tina Takemoto, from Painted Bride Art Center, funded by the Inter-Arts Program of the NEA, The Rockefeller Foundation, and The Pennsylvania Council for the Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
National '93 Small Works Exhibition, First Place, Cobleskill, New York Juried by Ann Philbin

1991   
Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University Graduate Fellowship, New Brunswick, New Jersey

1987   
Hampshire College Threshold Grant, Thesis Award, Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts

EDUCATION

1993    MFA, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers State University of New Jersey               1993    Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine
1987    BA, Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts