NORA GRANT

Born, 1989, Santa Cruz, CA

Lives in Oakland, CA

EDUCTATION

2018 Art & Inquiry: Museum Teaching Strategies For Your Classroom, MoMA

2011               Bachelor of Arts in English; Deans Honors, University of California, Berkeley

AWARDS AND RESIDENCES

2017 Curatorial & Fiber Arts Residency, Arequetopia Foundation, Oaxaca, Mexico  

2017 Indigo Arts Residency, Haystack Mountain School of Craft, Deer Isle, ME        

2016 Riverwalk Weaving Project, Artist Grant from Santa Cruz County Arts Council, CA         

2015 Fiber Arts Residency, Penland School of Craft Art Residency, Bakersville, NC                     

2015 Windgate Scholarship, Scholarship awarded by Penland School of Craft, Bakersville, NC

2011 W. Hill Scholarship, Scholarship awarded by UCB English Faculty for Excellence

EXHIBITIONS

2017 Fiber Reflections; Shared Dimensions, Blitzer Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA

2014 Abet of My Alphabet; Animate Grammars and Other Matters, Worth Ryder Art Gallery, Berkeley, CA     

2014 Flexible Lexica, Stripe Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA

2013 Fun-A-Day, Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz, CA

2011 Combat Paper, When the West Was Won Recall, Worth Ryder Art Gallery, Berkeley, CA

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2019 - current Exhibitions Project Manager, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, CA

2018 - 2019                Director of Engagement and Communications, Intersection for the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2016 - 2017                  Exhibitions Curator, Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz, CA

2012 - 2016                 Public Programs Manager, Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz, CA        

2011                            Printmaking Teacher, Happy Valley Elementary School, Santa Cruz, CA                  

2010 - 2011 Instructor, Forms of Storytelling, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA            

2010 - 2011 Tutor, San Quentin State Prison, San Quentin, CA
    

2010                   Studio Intern, Pace Paper, Brooklyn, NY, 2010

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