Coco Spadoni

b. 1993

EDUCATION:

B.A.

"Cultivating Community Activism through Arts", minor in Education and Social Justice , Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA

Upcoming

Residency at The Future, Minneapolis, MN (Oct.)

Honey Tongued Revelations, Virago Gallery, Seattle, WA (May 2018)

 

EXHIBITIONS:

2017

Student Show, Pottery Northwest, Seattle, WA 

Pray it No Mind, The James Black Gallery, Vancouver, BC (solo)

2016

Liminal Confines, The James Black Gallery, Vancouver, BC

Ascending Archetypes, Dakota Gallery, Bellingham, WA

Femme Fatales, Central Saloon, Seattle, WA

Glory Be to the Queer, Open House Gallery, Bellingham, WA (solo)

Adapting Loves, Mobile Pop-Up Show 4Culture Funded, Eastside Seattle, WA

2015

Everyone's In, Alice Gallery, Seattle, WA

Openly, 965 Gallery, Denver, CO

Liminality, B Gallery, Bellingham, WA  (solo)

Writing Letters Just to Burn Them, C Exhibition Space, Bellingham, WA (solo)

Beyond Borders, VU Gallery, Bellingham, WA

Labyrinth: The Internals and Externals of Identity Marginalization, VU Gallery, Bellingham, WA 

Recovery, B Gallery, Bellingham, WA

2014 

Transitions, Make.Shift Art Space, Bellingham, WA

Art of Death, Allied Arts, Bellingham, WA

Fierce Fest, Old Foundry, Bellingham,WA

Kline Bottle, Art Lawn Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA 

Queer Experience, WWU Old Main Theater, Bellingham, WA 

SWARM, OMNI, Bellingham, WA

2013 

Lights and Shadows, Commercial St., Bellingham, WA

Italia, B Gallery, Bellingham, WA

Labyrinth: Beyond The Body, VU Gallery, Bellingham, WA

2011 

20/20, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA

ART-BASED EXPERIENCE:

2017

Concocting Queer Scripture Workshop, The Future, Minneapolis, MN

Grant Writer and Selection Committee Member at Rockland Residency

Work-Study at Pottery Northwest 

Front Desk and Program Assistant at Hugo House

2015

Artist Talk, Elsewhere Museum, Greensboro, NC

Productions Intern at Elsewhere Museum

Facilitator of "Queer Experience" at Western Washington University

"Liminality: Trans Representation and Visual Art" , Fairhaven College Scholar's Day, Bellingham, WA 

"Queer Resistance Through Fabric", Ragfinery, Bellingham, WA 

2014

Apprentice to Potter Sandra Dolph 

Assistant and Collaborator to Francie Allen

GRANTS/AWARDS/SCHOLARSHIPS:

2015

4Culture Open Grant 

Fairhaven College Scholar's Day

2014 

Combining Research, Education and the Arts with Teaching and Entrepreneurship Scholarship 

Artist Trust Need Based Scholarship

Fairhaven College Scholar’s Day

201

Kathleen Keller Scholarship

PUBLICATIONS:

2016

I Don't Do Boxes, Greensboro, NC

2015

Erasure Zine, Lion's Main Art Collective, Seattle WA

Labyrinth Literary Journal, Bellingham, WA

2013

Labyrinth Literary Journal, Bellingham, WA