C.V. / Resume

EDUCATION            

2008 M.A. Art and Ecology (Distinction), Dartington College of Art, Totnes, Devon, UK
2004 B.A. Cultural Anthropology and Fine Arts Studio (Summa Cum Laude), University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2001 Certificate in Peace Studies, University of New Mexico, Taos New Mexico

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2013 “DREAMING PLACE” a visual and sound journey installation, OCHO Art Space, Questa, NM March - April, 2013 (collaboration with Anna Keleher)
“Place-Dreamer Pod Tour” mobile exhibition of “Radio Dreaming”, Border Counties, Ireland April 19 – May 23, 2013(collaboration with Anna Keleher)
2011 “How Far From Home Are We?” a visual and sound journey installation (collaboration with Anna Keleher and Rebecca Beinart), at the Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, April 1 – 29, 2011.

2010

“Great Sand Dunes: If You’d Like To….” installed at Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve, Mosca, Colorado, Jul – Dec, 2010 (collaborative projects with Anna Keleher)

2008

If you'd Like to....Dartmoor" installed at Bellever Youth Hostel, Dartmoor National Park, Devon UK, Sept - Nov, 2008 (collaborative projects with Anna Keleher)

"How far from home are we?" an illustrated radio journey and collaborative audio/visual installation, The Library, Dartington College of Arts, Devon, UK, Jul - Aug, 2008 (collaborative projects with Anna Keleher)

2007

Color by Osmosis: new work by Claire Long”, Exhibition and launch event for Catalpa Design Website, Caffee Tazza, Taos, New Mexico Jan - Feb, 2007.

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014

“Window of Unexpected Cures (For Nursing Mothers and Everyone Else)”, Milicent Rogers Miniatures Show, Milicent Rogers Museum, Taos, NM Feb. 4 – Mar. 4, 2014.

2012

ISEA2012 Albuquerque Machine Wilderness, main exhibition, 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM SEED 4, The Stables Gallery Taos, NM

2011

SEED 3, The Stables Gallery Taos, NM

18 Days, juried exhibition, Contemporary Center for the Arts, Santa Fe, NM

2010

SEED 2, The Stables Gallery Taos, NM

Art, Ecology and Economy, Duchy Square Centre for Creativity, Princetown, Devon UK and Centre for Contemporary Art in the Natural World , Exeter, Devon, (collaboration with Anna Keleher)

2009

Dispersal/Return: Land Arts of the American West 2000 – 2006, University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque, NM

2008

Divergence: n50.26 w03.41, Arnolfini bookshop, The Cube Cinema, Bristol, UK

"Approaching an Exchange: Dartmoor" a documentary DVD and  and "Daily Nested Thoughts" in "MAShow", MA Platform at Dartington College of Arts Degree Show, Totnes, UK, Sept 25 - 27, 2008.

"English Riviera Geopark: If You'd like to..." in English Riviera Geopark Exhibition, Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust/Cockington Court, Torquay, Devon, UK, May - July, 2008.

“Ecologies of Food, Dartmoor Prehistoric Food Practice Experiments” DVD of experiments and project outcome, “If you would like to…” (collaborative projects with Anna Keleher) in "Cinderella Hills: MA Arts and Ecology at Haldon", Centre for Contemporary Art in the Natural World (CCANW), Exeter, UK, April 5 - 20, 2008

2006

“Patriot Act” in “Is it a bird, Is it a Plane?”, a juried exhibition of artistic reflections on the global socio-political climate of the past two years, Elastic Arts Center, Chicago, Oct 20 -  Nov 19, 2006.

“Camouflage: Budget Disguise” for “Renters.” Two Mobile galleries (budget rental trucks) installed at 10 locations during the Site Santa Fe Biennial weekend celebration.

“Urban Mimicry” and “Urban Disguise” for LandMinds, juried retrospective and first public exhibition for students of the first five years of Land Arts of the American West. Santa Fe Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico.

“Patterned Ground” Wildland Art! juried exhibition and fundraiser for the New Mexico Wilderness Alliance. Albuquerque Arts Alliance Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

2005

“48 Potatoes,” “Urban Mimicry,” “Urban Disguise,” “Autumn Disruptive Coloration,” “Squash Ladle,” and “Sustaining the Artists: Anthropology of Food” in Land Arts of the American West 2005. John Sommers Gallery, University of New Mexico. December, 2005.

2004

“Jacob’s Ladder on the Rio Grande” for “Ranting and Raving: Artists Taking a Stand.” OFFCenter Community Art Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

RESIDENCIES

2011

DREAMING PLACE, 40 days/night collaborative, traveling residency in collaboration with Anna Keleher at the Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark, Northern Ireland/Republic of Ireland, Jun – Jul, 2011. www.dreamingplace.eu

2008

How Far From Home Are We? Mobile residency, Devon-Helsinki, N. Europe, Baltic States, Scandanavia, travel by van and by ferry, April, 2008

MEDIA & PUBLICATIONS

2014

Radio Dreaming, KRZA 88.7 fm Alamosa/Taos, Dec. 2013 - May 2014

Under the Blanket of the Land: ClaireandAnna, Radio Dreaming by Tracey Warr, a-n Interface, March 28, 2014

“Radio Dreaming in Cavan and Fermanagh” by Yasmin Maassarani, Cavan Living, http://www.cavanliving.ie, Cavan, Ireland February 12, 2014

2013

The Matter of Technology – Why it Matters, by Anita McKeown, Journal of the New Media Caucus, FALL 2013: V.09 N.03 ISEA2012 Machine Wilderness

"Radio Dreaming" Radio Interview, "A Las Ocho" KRZA, March, 2013

“‘Radio Dreaming’ Series to air locally” Taos News, Taos New Mexico, November 27, 2013

“Pair to Present 'Radio Dreaming’” Taos News, Taos New Mexico, March 27, 2013

Radio Dreaming Pod Tour Interview with Danny Downy and Paddy, Cavan Community Radio, Cavan, Ireland, May 1, 2013

Radio Dreaming Pod Tour Video featured on “Fashion and Lifestyle” with Siohban Harton, Cavan TV, Drumlin Media

Radio Dreaming, Resonance 104.4 fm, London, December, 2013

2012

"Chevron Questa 'Moly' Mine," by Claire Coté, NM Wild! Newsletter, Winter 2012

"SEED Exhibition engages students: The Beginning of Everything", by Mathew Van Burren, Taos News, October 25, 2012

'SEED 4' Explores a Growing Concern in Taos, Tempo Staff, Tempo, Taos News, October 4, 2012

Geopark Radio” The Impartial Reporter, Fermanagh N. Ireland, 5 July 2012

Radio Dreaming Episode 1, Riviera fm 106.5 fm, Torbay, www.riviera.fm, KRZA, 88.7 fm, Alamosa, CO/Taos, NM, www.krza.org, Radia fm, (24 stations in Europe and around the world), www.radia.fm,SoundArt Radio 102.5 fm, Totnes England, www.soundartradio.org.uk, CCR, Cavan Community Radio, 97.4 fm – Cavan town and surrounding areas, Ireland, www.cavancommunityradio.org

2011

International Artists to Spend 40 days and 40 nights at Marble Arch Caves”, Impartial Reporter, County Fermanagh, N. Ireland, 9 June, 2011

SEED 3 Radio Interview, "A Las Ocho" KRZA, October, 2011

The Taos Artists of 'SEED 3' Express Visions of Fruitful Imagination, by Rick Romancito, Tempo cover article, Taos News, October 7, 2011

Cover Illustration (watercolor), Book of Ancient Natural Remedies, by Peter Bigfoot, Published by Reevis Mountain School of Self Reliance, Spring 2011

“Improvised Cultural Adventure", Taos News, April 4, 2011

2010

Artful Germination, by Dory Hulbert, Tempo article, Taos News, Friday October 8, 2010

"How Far From Home Are We?" KRZA Radio, 88.7 fm, Alamos , April 9, 2010

Interview - “NeoRio 2010” on KVOT, Breakfast with Nancy, Sept 18, 2010

"Recycled Art for Kids", the Taos News, April 10, 2010

2009

Interview - “NeoRio 2009” and LEAP on KTAO, Breakfast with Nancy, October 8, 2009

Photographs featured in, Land Arts of the American West, Ed. Bill Gilbert and Chris Taylor, University of Texas Press, April 2009

2008

“Approaching an Exchange: Dartmoor”, “Dartmoor Magazine” Issue 93, winter 2008, page 25

"Daily Nested Thoughts" in "MAMag" Dartington College of Arts, Degree Show Catalog, Editor, Bill Leslie, September 2008

Interview with David Squires, “Devon Lives”, BBC Radio Devon, aired August 30 and September 2, 2008

"How Far From Home Are We?" Annual Showcase, Student Audio Works, Sound Art Radio 85.7 fm, Totnes, August 14, 2008, Free Sound Radio, Plymouth Art Center, Plymouth, UK, August 6, 2008, Radia.fm, 13 stations throughout Europe and live streaming, 28th July - August 3, 2008, Sound Art Radio 85.7, Totnes, UK and live streaming,18 and July 25, 2008

"Environments in Rain" an induction into Dartmoor Sound Environments, Devon Lives, BBC Radio Devon, May 22, 2008

2007

“A Patriot Act” Digital Photograph. Women Artist Datebook 2007. Syracuse Cultural Workers.

"Restful Expression; Artists's Debut Exhibition is a Celebration of the Natural World," Rick Romancito, Taos News, Jan. 4, 2007

2006

“Mimicry” Digital Photograph and Land Arts journal entry. Landminds Exhibition Catalog. 2006.

“Vessels-Cedar Mesa.” Digital Photograph. “Conceptions Southwest”, UNM’s Fine Art and Literary Magazine, Vol. XXIX. 2006.

“Raft” Digital Photograph, “Conceptions Southwest”, UNM’s Fine Art and Literary Magazine, Vol. XXIX. 2006. Editor’s Pick.

“Sourcing Creativity-Place” Creativity Corner for “Art of the Song” aired July 2006 and published on-line by the Creativity Portal.

2005

"The Nuclear Disarmament Imperative," (Written in collaboration with Emily Strabbing and Elena Hushbeck), April 2005. “El Dorado Sun”.

"Trinity: Igniting the Nuclear Age." July 2005. “El Dorado Sun”.

2004

"Water Vignettes" (one-time radio special) Written and read by students of Basia Irland. Aired on KUNM 89.9 Feb. 4, 2004

2001

“Tibetan Boy on Bicycle” Finalist in 21st Annual College Photography contest sponsored by Photographer’s Forum Magazine.  Published in 2001 College Photography Contest Volume.

CURATION EXPERIENCE

"Seeds: Time Capsules of Wilderness", Youth Earth Day Art Show, OCHO Art & Event Space, Questa, NM April 22-May 4, 2014

“SEED 4: An Exhibition Inspired by the beginning of everything”, co-curator and webmaster, Oct 6 – 29, 2010.

“NeoRio 2012: Powers or Sun, Wind and Water” featuring “People’s PCR”, Paul Vanouse and Joan Linder, Wild Rivers Recreation Area and OCHO, Questa, New Mexico, September 27 - 29, 2012, an ISEA2012 event

“SEED 3: An Exhibition Inspired by the beginning of everything”, co-curator and webmaster, Oct 8 – 30, 2011. “NeoRio 2011: Watermark” environmental arts event, featuring Daniel Richmond, Wild Rivers Recreation Area, Questa, New Mexico, September 10, 2011

“SEED 2: An Exhibition Inspired by the beginning of everything”, co-curator and webmaster, Oct 6 – 30, 2010.

“NeoRio 2010: art, nature, culture and community in confluence”, 2-day environmental arts event, featuring Lynne Hull, Wild Rivers Recreation Area, Questa, New Mexico, September 24 - 25, 2010

“350.org, an Exhibition documenting local Climate Action” Photography installation (featured photographers Geraint Smith, Jasmine Levalley and Zandi) at the Taos Public Library, Taos, New Mexico, Nov 1, 2009 – Jan 4, 2010

“NeoRio 2009: art, nature, culture and community in confluence”, environmental arts event featuring “Receeding/Reseeding” by Basia Irland, Wild Rivers Recreation Area, Questa, New Mexico, October 17th, 2009

SELECT PUBLIC TALKS AND PARTICIPATORY ARTWORKS

2013

"Radio Dreaming Presentation and Fundraiser" OCHO Art and Event Space, Questa, NM, Mar. 30, 2013(collaboration with Anna Keleher)

"Place-Dreamer Pod Tour" Irish Borderlands, April - May, 2013(collaboration with Anna Keleher)

2012

"Matter of Technology Presentation and Panel Discussion",  ISEA2012 Albuquerque Machine Wilderness, Albuquerque, NM (collaboration with Anna Keleher), "If You'd Like To.....Albuquerque" perambulatory installation, Albuquerque, NM Sept. 24, 2012

2011

"SEED Presentation" Pecha Kucha Taos 2, January 2011 (collaboration with Siena Sanderson, Mandy Stapleford and Katie Woodall)

2009

"The Exchange", Site-based, Participatiry Exchange events at Tijeras Prehistoric Pueblo, Tijeras, NM

2008

“Navigating Narritory: people, place and story”, Presentation, Dartington College of Arts, Devon, UK"Approaching an Exchange: Dartmoor", performance-based walk and exchange, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, UK (collaborative project with Anna Keleher)

2005

“New Works from Land Art of the American West” University Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, November, 2005.

SELECT WORKSHOPS & TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2014

"Seeds: Time Capsules of Wilderness" Seed science/art workshops Questa Alta Vista Elementary and Intermediate School, April 2014

2013

“Tetrapak Wallets and Books - Make and Take Workshop", Harwood Museum of Art, Taos NM2012 – 2012 SEED 4 and Seeds to Food Exploratorium Lead Instructor/Facilitator for Curriculum Development and Delivery for Elementary School Field trip visits (500 kids), Taos, NM

LEAP lead Instructor for NeoKite project, creation of kites with three classes with video documentation, Wild Rivers Recreation Area, Questa & Costilla, NM

Instructor for Rivers & Birds’ "Watershed Project" for 6th graders at Taos Middle School, Taos, NM

2011

Instructor for Rivers & Birds’ "Watershed Project" for 5th graders at Taos Pueblo Day School, Taos Pueblo, New Mexico

Curriculum Development and Art and Science Instructor facilitating fieldtrip visits from Taos Schools to The Stables Gallery for “SEED 2” art exhibition and the “SEED 2 Exploratorium”, Taos NM

2010
Instructor for Rivers & Birds’ "Watershed Project" for 5th graders at Arroyos del Norte Elementary School, Arroyo Seco, New Mexico
Curriculum Development and Art and Science Instructor facilitating field trip visits from Taos Schools to The Stables Gallery for “SEED 2” art exhibition and the “SEED 2 Exploratorium”, Taos NM
"Creating Recycled Art - 3 Family Workshops",  Harwood Museum of Art, Taos, NM (Collaboration with Siena Sanderson and Lucy Pererra)
2004 Volunteer, “OFFCenter” Community Art Studio, Albuquerque, NM
2003 Teaching Assistant for “Southwest Water” at the University of NM, with Professor Basia Irland. an inventive, field-based art studio class . Responsibilities included assisting with assembly of the class-reader, creating publicity materials (flyer and posters), running errands and experimenting with art projects to be used for the class.