Torey Erin

Toreyeb@gmail.com

 

Education

2016 University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Bachelor of Fine Arts Major (expected graduation Fall 2017)

2008-2011 The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Bachelor of Fine Arts Major

2007 The Goose Academy, Laren, The Netherlands

2007 The Berlitz School, Hilversum, The Netherlands

2005-2006, University of Hawaii at Hilo – Liberal Arts

 

Exhibitions

2017

Headwaters Film Festival, Bimidji State University, Bimidji, MN

One Day After, One Year Later, group exhibition at Yeah Maybe Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

Drumpster Fire, A Protest Charity Art Auction, Blockfort, Minneapolis, MN

2016

Selected Works,  Public Functionary, Minneapolis, MN

Here Forever, Forage Modern Workshop, Minneapolis, MN

2014

Art 4 Shelter Benefit, Burnet Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

Gem Drawings, Forage Modern Workshop, Minneapolis, MN

2012

Aren’t Ya Local, Artist Performance with Erin Hael for the Art Shanty Projects, Medicine Lake, Minnesota

2011

BFA Juried Exhibition curated by Bartholomew Ryan, Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

Art Brawl, AZ Gallery, St. Paul, MN

Farewell My Heart, Umber Studios, Minneapolis, MN

Art for Haiti Benefit, Gallery 122, Minneapolis, MN

2010

Share/Space, Tarnish and Gold Gallery Minneapolis, MN

Girls vs. Boys, Umber Studios Minneapolis, MN

2009

Vital Culture: Art and Design, Gallery 13, Minneapolis, MN

Keep A Breast Foundation Benefit, Gallery 122, Minneapolis, MN

La Nouvelle Femme, The Varsity Theatre Minneapolis, MN

The Together Show, Umber Studios Minneapolis, MN

Art and Object, Cliché Boutique, Minneapolis, MN

Fingers Crossed, Umber Studios Minneapolis, MN

 

Costume Design and Set Design and Site Specific Installation

 

2017

Co-designed Palace Theater Green Room Interior, Saint Paul, MN

Costume design for Andy Cook’s ‘Blue Light’ music video

2016

Writer, Director, Set Design, for Haley Bonar’s ‘Called You Queen’’ music video

2015

Sight specific installation for The Pines performance, First Avenue, Minneapolis, MN

Costume design for Gramma's Boyfriend ‘Forget the Stones’ music video directed by Alex Kohnstamm

Set Design for Spirit of Orlando ‘Shooting Up’ music video directed by Grant Spanier

2014

Sight specific Installation for The Pines and John Trudell, Cedar Cultural Center, Minneapolis, MN

2013

Sight specific Installation for The Pines, Cedar Cultural Center, Minneapolis, MN

2012

Site-Specific Mural Painting, Publika Coffee and Tea, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Co-creator and Director for Gramma’s Boyfriend  “I Have This Feeling/Sugar Crash” music video

 

Awards/ Fellowships:

“Best Experimental Video” Headwaters Film Festival 2017

CLA Waller Scholarship Recipient 2011

Zelda and Max Bermann Scholarship Recipient 2011

Blacklock Sanctuary Fellowship August 2010

 

Publications/Reviews/Other:

2016

MNArtists.Org, Exhibition Review of ‘Selected Works’ written by Christina Schmid

Star Tribune, Exhibition Review of ‘Selected Works’ written by Gregory Scott

 

Work related experience:

2016-Present, Merchandiser/Art Direction at Forage Modern Workshop in Minneapolis, MN

2014-2016, Costume Designer for Gramma’s Boyfriend

2014-2016, Freelance Art Director

2011-2014, Visual Display Coordinator at Anthropologie, St. Paul, Minnesota

2011 Weisman Art Museum, installation team for artist Sharon Louden

2008-2009 Katherine E. Nash Gallery Office Specialist