MCKENZIE PHELPS

mckenziephelps.art@gmail.com

Instagram: @kenzphelps.quilts

EDUCATION 

2016  Bachelor of Fine Arts with Distinction, University of Nebraska Omaha, Omaha, NE

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2022  Weaving & Textiles Artist Mentor, Kent Bellows Mentoring Program, Omaha, NE 

EXHIBITIONS 

2021  Solo Exhibition, In(ner) Space, Petshop Gallery, Omaha, NE 

 

2021  Solo Exhibition, The Ethereal Body, University of Nebraska Omaha, Omaha, NE 

 

2018  Solo Exhibition, Send Nudes, LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE 
 

2017  Solo Exhibition, Silhouettes, International Quilt Museum, Lincoln, NE
 

2017  Two-Person Exhibition, Interior/Exterior, LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE (with painter, Owen Buffington)
 

2016  Solo Exhibition, Smile Pretty, University of Nebraska Omaha, Omaha, NE

GROUP AND JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2022  Splendid Notions | Queer Textiles, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO 

2021  A.I.R, LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE

2021  Inside Out: A Joslyn Staff Art Show, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE

2020  Textiles: A Social Media, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO

2019  Females, Fiber, and Finesse, LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE
 

2019  Studio Champloo, International Quilt Museum, Lincoln NE
 

2019  Threaded, Museum of Nebraska Art, Kearny, NE 
 

2019  Women's Works, Old Court House Arts Center, Woodstock, IL

2019  New Contemporary: High Art, Low Art, and Everything in Between, Keep Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
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RESIDENCIES 

2017-18  Studio and teaching residency, LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE 

LECTURES AND ARTIST WORKSHOPS

 

2022  Visiting Artist, Workshop, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO

2022  Artist Workshop, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE 

2021  Artist Lecture, University of Nebraska Omaha, Omaha, NE