CV

Education

2017- 2019 Equinox Center of Herbal Studies- Fort Collins, CO

Two Year Advanced Herbal Studies Program. Certified Herbalist

2010- 2013 Colorado State University- Fort Collins, CO.  (Cum Laude) 

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sculpture, Organic Agriculture & Environmental Affairs minor

Exhibitions:

2020  Don’t Panic | Solo Exhibit, Residency Culmination. Firehouse Art Center. Longmont ,CO

2019-20  South Gallery | Resident Open studio exhibits: Firehouse Art Center Residency, Longmont CO

2019 Deja Vu | Exhibition at DoubleSpace Gallery, Denver, CO

2019 Experimentals | Solo Exhibition at Equinox Brewing Company, Fort Collins, CO

2019 Denatured | Solo Exhibition at Bolt Gallery, Fort Collins, CO

2019 Burning Down the House | Group Exhibition at the Downtown Artery, Fort Collins, CO

2019 Touch | Solo Exhibition at the Dairy Arts Center, Boulder, CO

2018 Abyss: group art odyssey | Group Exhibition at the Magnetic Gallery, Fort Collins, CO 

2018 Transformations | Solo Exhibition at Equinox Brewing Company, Fort Collins, CO

2018 Divine Feminine | Group female exhibition. Downtown Artery, Fort Collins, CO

2018 Annual Collection | Artwork selected and displayed, Loveland 2D TAPP, Loveland, CO

2017 Open Studios | Artist in Residence studios, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2017 Blue AIR | Exhibition Kahn Gallery, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2017 To What End AIR | Exhibition, Kahn Gallery, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT 

2017 Whimsy | Commissioned installation at the Downtown Artery, Fort Collins, CO

2017 Natural Elements | Installation exhibition at the Downtown Artery, Fort Collins, CO

2017 Studio Tour Preview | Group Exhibition at the Lincoln Center, Fort Collins, CO

2017 Wolverine Farm Letterpress | Studio Tour Exhibition, Fort Collins, CO

2016  Tres Patios Ceramicas | Ceramic pieces and installations, Medellin, Colombia

2016  MIFF Contemporary Art | Art Exhibition, Medellin International  Film Festival, Medellin, Colombia

2015  Ashland Art Center | Installation in gallery, eARThly Biomimicry Series, Ashland, OR

2015  PUSH Gallery | Installation in gallery, eARThly Biomimicry Series, Ashland, OR

2015 Swing | Solo exhibit in Swing Tree Brewery, Ashland, OR

2015 Synthesis | Solo Exhibition & Installation, Center for Sustainability, Ashland, OR

2014 BFA Thesis Exhibition | Juried Exhibition at the Clara Hatton Gallery, Fort Collins, CO

2014 Love and Light Exhibition | Installation in Group exhibit at the Loveland Feed and Grain, Loveland, CO

2014 Art and Science Exhibition | Juried Exhibition at the Clara Hatton Gallery, Fort Collins, CO

2014 Student Exhibition | Juried Exhibition at the Art Lab, Fort Collins, CO

2013 Macrocosm Solo Exhibition at the Art Lab, Fort Collins, CO 

2013 Elements: Glass, Fiber, Stone | Installation at the Loveland Feed and Grain, Loveland, CO 

2013 Evolve | Solo Exhibition at the Mini Gallery, Fort Collins, CO 

2013 Collections | Group Exhibition at the In the Meantime Gallery, Loveland, CO 

2012 Student Exhibition | Juried Exhibition at the Curfman Gallery, Fort Collins, CO 

2012 Revisions | Group Exhibition at New Belgium Brewery and ReSource, Fort Collins, CO 

2012 TILT | Annual Collection Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2012 Undergrad Exhibition | Juried Exhibition at the Curfman Gallery, Fort Collins, CO

 

Public Works

2019 Transformations Project | Public Mural on Loveland Utilities cabinet, Loveland, CO

2018 FC Transformer Cabinet | Public mural on FC Utilities cabinet, Fort Collins, CO

2018 Pianos About Town | Public mural on public pianos around town, Fort Collins, CO

2017 FC Transformer Cabinet | Public mural on Transformer Cabinets, Fort Collins, CO

2015 Rogue Climate | Creative Director of community powered public artwork, Ashland, OR

2014 Left Hand Chairs | 3 Commissioned Public Artworks, Niwot, CO. (1st place winner)

 

Relevant Work Experience

Present- Wolverine Farm Letterpress and Publick House, Fort Collins, CO

Community Ambassador, event coordinator, science, arts, music and culture liaison

2019-2020 Firehouse Art Center Winter Artist in Residence, Longmont, CO

Three month artist in residence program with culminating month long solo exhibition

2017-Present Think 360 Arts for Learning, Northern Colorado

Teaching Artist in schools & communities, teaching professional development

2017-2020 Beaver Lodge Nature Camp, Fort Collins, CO

Executive Director of Nature and Art-based outdoor education programming for youth

2017 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

Teaching fellowship with local high school in a collaborative site specific installations

Volunteer Opportunities

2017-present Director of Cottonwood Concert Series, Fort Collins, CO

Director of grassroots concert series and pop up art shows

2016 Creative Director with Rogue Climate, Local grassroots non-profit, Ashland, OR

Creative Director of annual community powered public art project

Selected Skills

Experience working in public and commissioned artworks and murals

Extensive experience working with youth and adults, teaching art programming in the community

Extensive knowledge in woodshop, metals shop, ceramic studio, wax, and plaster 

Extensive experience with leadership, community development, and communication.

Extensive experience in self directed projects, community projects, and goal setting

 

Honors | Awards | Residencies

  • Workshop Presenter at the 2020 Colorado Creative Industries Summit, Steamboat, CO 2020

  • Workshop presenter at the 2019 Early Childhood Health Outdoors Summit, Denver, CO 2019

  • Artist in Residence at the Firehouse Art Center. Longmont, CO 2019

  • Writer in Residence at the Wolverine Farm Letterpress and Publick House, Fort Collins, CO 2019

  • Workshop presenter at the Think 360 Institute for Creative Teaching, Denver, CO 2019

  • Teaching Fellowship & Artist in Residence: Vermont Studio Center, Johnson VT, 2017

  • Artist in residence and scholarship recipient at Campos De Gutierrez, Medellin, Colombia, 2016

  • Recipient of Haines and Friends Fund Grant for artists of the Rogue Valley, 2015

 

Publications 

303 Magazine | March 2019 | “There is an Art Exhibit in Boulder That Lets You Touch Everything” | by Kalley Velarde

Denver Westword | October 2019 | “Art Attack: 10 best things for gallery lovers to do in Denver..” | by Susan Froyd

Voyage Denver | June 2020 | Inspiring Stories: Meet Chelsea Gilmore | General interview

 

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© 2020 by Chelsea Gilmore, Sculpture and Installation Artist

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