CV

CV

Angela Inez Baldus

Artist, Educator, Researcher, Scholar

angelainezbaldus@gmail.com / www.angelainezbaldus.com / www.theconfessional.space

SCHOOLS

2019 MA, Art Education, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois

2012 BFA, Painting, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois Minor: Art History

2010 Yale Summer School of Art, Norfolk, Connecticut

SHOWS (solo marked with **)

2018 **I like to Jump like a Horse, Urbana City Building, Urbana, Illinois

2018 Empty: Erin Hayden (in collaboration with Edra Soto) as part of Open 24 Hours, an interactive installation punctuated with performances and workshops, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

2014 **Memorial, Peoria Art Guild, Peoria, Illinois

2013 Prime, Heavybrow Gallery, Curator: Trew Schriefer, Bloomington, Illinois

2013 **Morton College, Curator: Diana Gabriel, Cicero, Illinois

2012 Spookeh, Jan Brandt Gallery, Curator: Jan Brandt, Bloomington, Illinois

2012 **What We Know, University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois

2012 85th Annual Amateur Art Competition, Curator: Sarah Nesbit McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington, Illinois

2012 27 degrees, Transpace, Normal, Illinois

2011 Transitional Spaces, Subspace, Bloomington, Illinois

2011 84th Annual Amateur Art Competition, Curator: Claire Heddon, McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington, Illinois

2011 Illinois State Student Annual, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois

2010 The Variety Show, Transpace, Normal, Illinois
2010 3, Rachel Cooper Gallery, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois 2010 Embodiment, Subspace, Bloomington, Illinois

2010 Yale/Norfolk Student Group Show, Norfolk Student Gallery, Norfolk, Connecticut

2009 Postcard Art, University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois

CONFERENCES

2019 Will Present at the 2019 NAEA conference Making and taking space: expanding the understanding of materials and spaces in art education with Catalina Hernández Cabal and Ahu Yolac

2018 Presented “In the Name of a Memory of an Autograph: An Arts-Based Research Study” as part of the session Identity, Subjectivity, and Agency through Arts-Based Research a panel discussion with Catalina Hernández-Cabal, Shivani Bhalla, and Sarah Travis at the 2018 International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

2018 Performed a Collective Reading at the Humanities and Public Life Symposium part of the Illinois 150: The 21st Century University and Research for the Public Good Conference

PUBLICATIONS

2018 Holding: Democracy, Play, and the Public in Erin Hayden’s “Hold Me” at UIS Visual Art Gallery published in Temporary Art Review

2018 Experiments in Collaboration: A Conversation with Anna Tsing and Ryan Griffis published in Kritik hosted by The Unit for Criticism and Interpretative Theory at the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign

2018 Dawn Blackman tells her story about telling stories published in Smile Politely, Champaign-Urbana’s Arts and Culture magazine

2018 Open Scene, Open Mic welcomes all voices on and off stage published in Smile Politely

GRANTS, AWARDS, AND HONORS

2018 University of Illinois School of Art + Design Graduate Event Travel Award

2018 University of Illinois School of Art + Design Graduate Thesis Travel Award

2018 Urbana Public Arts Grant Recipient

2018 Recipient of grant award from the Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities research cluster Social Practice as Pedagogy for designated use with The Confessional gallery programming

2018 Teaching Assistantship Tuition Waiver, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois

2017 Teaching Assistantship Tuition Waiver, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois

2012 Regents Tuition Waiver, Illinois State University, Normal, IL 2012 Elizabeth Stein Award, Illinois State University, Normal, IL

2012 Amateur Art Show, McLean County Arts Center, 1st Place Painting 2011 Grant-In-Aid, Illinois State University, Normal, IL
2011 Amateur Art Show, McLean County Arts Center, 1st Place Painting 2010 Nominated and accepted to Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art

OTHER

2018 Elected Graduate Student Advisory Group Representative of Art Education Graduates 2018-2019

2018 Arts Editor for Smile Politely

2017 Judge the FAA Small Works Regional High School Art Show

2014-17 Member and curator, YAKU, Peoria, Illinois

2013-14 Studio Assistant, Bill Conger, Peoria, Illinois

2013-14 Drawing Teacher, Morton Park District, Morton, Illinois

2012-14 Art Coordinator, Thirty-Thirty Coffee Co. Peoria, Illinois

2012 Installation Assistant, Diana Gabriel, 342, Best Friend’s Gallery, Arlington Heights, Illinois

2012 Curator, Subspace Gallery, Bloomington, Illinois