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Cyd Bown

Henderson, NV 89052, U.S.A.
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Cyd Bown
American, b. 1979
Lives and works in Henderson, NV
Years Active: 2003 – present
  2001 – 2002   University of California, Los Angeles (BA Anthropology) Los Angeles, CA  
  2001   University of Pennsylvania Tanzania and Zanzibar  
      (Advanced Language Certificate, Fulbright-Hays Fellow)    
  1997 – 2001   Brigham Young University (BA Anthropology and Linguistics) Provo, UT  
  Work Highlights        
  2014   Nevada Arts Council, Artist Fellowships, Honorable Mention Carson City, NV  
  2012 – present   Cyd Bown Studios Henderson, NV  
  2011 – 2013   City of Las Vegas Arts Commission, Public Art (permanent) Las Vegas, NV  
  2011   Nevada Arts Council, Grant Carson City, NV  
  2011   National Endowment for the Arts Grant Washington, DC  
  2011   Puffin Foundation Grant Teaneck, NJ  
  2010   Museum Exhibit and International Art Fair Grand Rapids, MI  
      (Grand Rapids Public Museum)    
  2009   Project Presentation (The Archives) Chicago, IL  
  2008   International Group Show and Collaboration / Elogico Chicago, IL  
      (Chicago Illuminating Company)    
  2008   One Person Exhibition (Studio 007) Chicago, IL  
  12/2007 – 1/2008   Group Exhibition, Dropped Frames (G2 Gallery) Chicago, IL  
  2007   Publication (ArtWorld Digest: Annual Emerging Artists Survey) Brooklyn, NY  
  2007   Biennial Exhibition (The Most Curatorial Biennial of the Universe) New York, NY  
  2007   One Person Exhibition (public installation) Mesquite, NV  
  11/2006 – 1/2007   Solo Exhibition (Central Utah Art Center) Ephraim, UT  
  2006   Appointed to be a Regional Mentor (State of Utah) Salt Lake City, UT  
  2006   Visual AIDS benefit Exhibition (The Body Gallery) New York, NY  
  2005 – 2006   Start with ART (Founder and Advisor) Salt Lake City, UT  
  2005   1/2 scholarship for artist residency in Spain Barcelona, Spain  
  2005   One Person Exhibition (ARCO, unofficial) Madrid, Spain  
  2005   One Person Exhibition (public installation) New York, NY  
  2005   Three Person Exhibition (Cowan Gallery) Springville, UT  
  2004   Three Person Exhibition (Cowan Gallery) Springville, UT  
  2003   Three Person Exhibition (Cowan Gallery) Orem, UT  
  2002   Lecture (classroom, Brigham Young University) Provo, UT  
  2002   Graduated with Latin honors, magna cum laude Los Angeles, CA  
      (University of California, Los Angeles)    
  2001 – 2002   Undergraduate Research Award / Grant Los Angeles, CA  
      (University of California, Los Angeles)    
  2001   Fulbright-Hays Fellow (University of Pennsylvania) Tanzania and Zanzibar  
  1997 – 2000   Full University (academic) Scholarship (Brigham Young University) Provo, UT  
  1998   Service Leader Scholarship (Independent Field Study) Tanzania and Zanzibar  
  Selected Projects        
  2013   Nephele Las Vegas, NV  
  2012   Thunderstorms Las Vegas, NV  
  2010   Anata Grand Rapids, MI  
  2009   Mountains meet Flatlands Henderson, NV  
  2009   Perches and Flights Chicago, IL  
  2008   Yew Chicago, IL  
  2008   Cold Frames Chicago, IL  
  2008   Mounds Chicago, IL  
  2008   Experiment Chicago, IL  
  2008   Antidote Chicago, IL  
  2008   Natural and Not Chicago, IL  
  2007   Pockets Chicago, IL  
  2007   Public and Private Chicago, IL  
  2007   Totems Mesquite, NV  
  2006   Oscillator Ephraim, UT  
  2006   Oscillator Salt Lake City, UT  
  2005   Cube Madrid, Spain  
  2005   Jasper on Christo New York, NY  
  2005   Hinge Men in Bed Room Springville, UT  
  2004   Jasper on Cube (Hinge Men; Jasper, Lazurite, Gabriel, Andwele) Springville, UT  
  2003   Tryptych New York, NY  
  2003   Underwater Series Orem, UT  
  Selected Collections        
  MERCK and Co., Inc.          
  Brigham Young University Library          
  Martin and Kiki Glaubitz          
  State of Utah Fine Art Collection          
  City of Las Vegas Public Art and Collection          
  © 2013 Cyd Bown / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York