CV

Lives and Works in Los Angeles, CA & Baltimore, MD

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EDUCATION


2014-18 
  BFA in Studio Art, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
GRANTS/SCHOLARSHIPS/FELLOWSHIPS/RESIDENCIES

2021
Dinalab, Artist in Residence, Gamboa, Panama (anticipated late 2021)
Baltimore Jewelry Center, Self-Directed Residency, Baltimore, MD

2020
California Institute of Technology, Thomas Lauritsen Summer Research Fellow, Pasadena, California
Baltimore Jewelry Center, Scholarship Recipient, Baltimore, MD

2019
Rema Hort Mann, Emerging Artist Grant 2020 Nominee, Los Angeles, CA
Oxbow School of Art, Workshop Scholarship Recipient, Saugatuck, MI
Spira, Artist in Residence, Los Angeles, CA

2018
Urban Glass, Workshop Scholarship Recipient, New York, NY
New York Arts Practicum, New York, NY
Dallas Museum of Art, Clare Hart DeGolyer Memorial Grant Recipient, Dallas, TX
Anderson Ranch, Workshop Scholarship Recipient, Aspen, CO
The University of Texas at Austin, Irving & Jeannette Goodfriend Presidential Scholarship in Art
The University of Texas at Austin, Jack Risley Endowed Scholarship
The University of Texas at Austin, Steve Grosskopf Endowed Scholarship in Studio Art
The University of Texas at Austin, Undergraduate Research Fellowship

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2021
    The Space Between Your Nostrils, RESORT, Baltimore, MD
2020
Unearthed, Ars Electronica ft SUPERCOLLIDER, Los Angeles, CA
Vitrines, Baltimore Jewelry Center, Baltimore, MD
Ghost Art Projects, online
Technosphere, Spring/Break Art Show, Los Angeles, CA 
Tailgate, Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles, CA 
A Message to Space, SUPERCOLLIDER, Los Angeles, CA
2019
Hygiene & Other Surplus, Gallery Also, Los Angeles, CA
Velvet Ropes, Martha’s Contemporary, Austin, TX
Hop Scotch, Rosenberg Gallery, Goucher College, Baltimore, MD
Big Ringer, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY
Oozy Rat In A Sanitary Zoo, Visual Arts Center, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
2018
Holiday Open House, Resort Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Artstartart, East Austin Studio Tour, Austin, TX
Red Dot, Women and Their Work, Austin, TX
Sketches, Shoes Off, Brooklyn, NY 
Through The Closet, Tracy’s Room, Brooklyn, NY
Beast Manner Collective, West Austin Studio Tour, Austin, TX
Stickermom: Soft Scramble, UT Research Week, Austin, TX
Quickie, Dude Ranch, Austin, TX
The End, Fab Gallery, Austin, TX
It's Not What You Think, Visual Arts Center, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Untitled, Visual Art Center, Austin, TX
2017
Art Bash, Native Hostel, Austin, TX
Through Friction, Art & Vinyl, Austin, TX
Hello Girls! No Vacancy 3,New York, NY
Meta_"Real"_World, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX
Learning Tuscany, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX
Mille Otto, Santa Chiara, Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy
Untitled, Undergraduate Art History Association,Austin, TX
Venus, Spider House, Austin, TX

SELECTED TALKS, PRESENTATIONS + WORKSHOPS

2021
     Presentation: Bio-Plastics: Sculptural Experimentation, Natural History Society of Maryland, July 22, 2021
     Workshop: Timekeepers: Community Cicada Collection + Bioplastic Extraction, The Shed Space, Baltimore, MD, July 9, 2021
     Visiting Artist: Cycad Fossil Sculpture Workshop, Goucher College, June 21 + 23, 2021
Artist Talk (collaboration with Emily Blythe Jones), University of Denver, Denver, CO, March 5, 2021 Artist Talk, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, February 18, 2021
Artist Talk, CSULB, Long Beach, CA, February 2, 2021
Workshop: How to Grow Your Own Dye Using Algae (collaboration with Spira) Genspace, New York, NY, January 9 + 21, 2021
2020
Artist Talk (collaboration with Emily Blythe Jones),Goucher College, Baltimore, MD, November 2020 
Presentation: Sculpting Marine Waste: Methods for Biomaterial Characterization for Home + Studio Labs, Fall Seminar Day, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, October 20, 2020
Presentation: Sculpting Sustainable Resin: Castable and Optically Clear Biocomposite from Chitosan and Hagfish Slime Fibers, Summer Seminar Day, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, July 7, 2020
2018   
    Artist Talk, Dallas Museum of Art, Dalls, Texas, May 5, 2018

TEXT

     Rupture and Regeneration: Sophia Belkin and Sasha Fishman in Resort’s Final Shows, Bmore Art, Rebekah Kirkman, July 6, 2021
Kirschner, Noelani, Sasha Fishman,The American Scholar, September 21, 2020
Mccain, Peter, “My Date with A Hagfish” Batshit Times, April 2020.
Check out Sasha FishmanVoyage LA, 3 Oct. 2019.
Max, Amy. “STUDIO VISIT – SASHA FISHMAN.” INERTIA, 7 Sept. 2019.
Belblidia, Nora. “Blurring the Boundary Between Art and Science – BmoreArt - Baltimore ContemporaryArt.” Bmoreart, 5 Sept. 2019.
Johnson, Brooke; Fishman, Sasha; Murchison, Seth; Wilson, Rachel; Rodriguez, Tin. “Oozy Rat In A Sanitary Zoo.” Limited edition risograph handbound books. Austin, Texas March, 2019.
Rachid, Jen. “Artist Spotlight :: Sasha Fishman.” Raw Paw, Jan. 2019.
Rees, Christina & Zech, Brandon, “Top Five: January 24, 2019”, Glasstire, Glasstire, 24 January 2019
“Artist Spotlight: Sasha Fishman.” ArtStartArt, 2018.
Jones, Ashley. “Awarded Anticipation: DMA 2018 Awards To ArtistsArts & Culture Texas, 18 June 2018.
“Dallas Museum of Art Announces 2018 Awards.” Glasstire, Glasstire, 4 May 2018.
“Sasha Fishman: Local Artist.” Venus, 14 Feb. 2017.
“Through Friction: Opening Reception.” Bbatx, 7 Dec. 2017.
“Sasha Fishman: Squiggle Garden.” Venus, 22 Dec. 2016.
“Photograms.” Venus, 22 Dec. 2016.
“How I Spent My Summer: Sasha Fishman.” The University of Texas at Austin College of Fine Arts, 2016.