KATHY LOVAS
PHOTOGRAPHER / VISUAL ARTIST
Kathy.Lovas@unt.edu
www.lilanablochgallery.com

BIRTHPLACE
Duluth, Minnesota

EDUCATION
MASTER OF FINE ARTS
Texas Woman's University, Denton, TX
Major: Photography

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN
Major: Biology

SELECTED GRANTS AND AWARDS
2002 PROJECT ROW HOUSES ARTIST HONORARIUM
Project Row Houses, Houston, TX
CONNEMARA CONSERVANCY SCULPTURE GRANT
Connemara Concervancy, Allen, TX

1995

M-AAA / NEA FELLOWSHIP AWARD IN PHOTOGRAPHY
Mid-America Arts Alliance / National Endowment for the Arts

1991

OUTSTANDING MASTER'S STUDENT AWARD
Texas Woman's University, Denton, TX

1991

NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP
Friday Harbor Biological Station, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016 LILIANA BLOCH GALLERY, Dallas, TX - "I'm So Glitche"
2014 LILIANA BLOCH GALLERY, Dallas, TX - "Octave Studies"
2012 UNT ON THE SQUARE, Denton, TX - "The Dining Room Chair"
2011 WAREHOUSE THEATER GALLERY, Greenville, NC - "Ten Degrees of Separation"
2010 NORWOOD FLYNN GALLERY, Dallas, TX - "Messages with a Code"
2009 BATH HOUSE CULTURAL CENTER , Dallas, TX - "Jot That Down! "
2007 NORTHLAKE COLLEGE, Iving, TX - "Location"
2003 ARLINGTON MUSEUM OF ART, Arlington, TX - "Company House"
2002 HANDLEY-HICKS GALLERY, Fort Worth, TX - "Seagoville Assignment"
1999

HANDLEY-HICKS GALLERY, Fort Worth, TX - "Notices of Allen Gray"
TEXAS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, Fort Worth, TX - "Paper House"
ART MUSEUM OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS, Beaumont, TX - "Photographs and Papers"
Collaborative Installation with Karen Simpson

1998

HANDLEY-HICKS GALLERY, Fort Worth, TX - "Conversation Pieces"
BROOKHAVEN COLLEGE ART GALLERY, Dallas, TX - "Photographs and Papers"
OLD JAIL ART MUSEUM, Albany, TX - "Photographs and Papers"

1997

WOMEN AND THEIR WORK, Austin, TX - "Conversation Pieces"

1996

GALVESTON ART CENTER, Galveston, TX - "Tracings II"
HANDLEY-HICKS GALLERY, Fort Worth, TX - "Photographs & Papers"
1995 LAWNDALE ART CENTER, Houston, TX - "M-Train"
MOREAU GALLERY, St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN - "Tracings"
E.J. BELLOCQ GALLERY, Louisiana Tech University - "The Alamo"
1993
NRH GALLERY, North Richland Hills, TX - "M-Train"
1992 TEXAS WOMAN'S UNIVERSITY GALLERY, Denton, TX - "MFA Thesis Exhibition"

RESIDENCIES
2002 PROJECT ROW HOUSES, Houston, TX

2002

CONNEMARA CONSERVANCY, Dallas, TX

2001

ATLANTIC CENTER FOR THE ARTS, New Smyrna Beach, FL

PUBLISHED ARTICLES

2000

"Seagoville, South America and War: An Historic Intersection", by Kathy Lovas,
published in LEGACIES, A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas


SELECTED INVITATIONAL GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016 alt8, Trinity Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
2015 LILIANA BLOCH GALLERY, Dallas, TX - "And They Papered the Walls"
2014 LILIANA BLOCH GALLERY, Dallas, TX - "Domestic Partnership"
2013 LILIANA BLOCH GALLERY, Dallas, TX - "Recollect"
2013 LILIANA BLOCH GALLERY, Dallas, TX - "Side Affect"
2013 CLIFF GALLERY, MountainView College, Dallas, TX - "R/Y: CONNECT" Collaboration with Susan Sponsler
2012 CROFT ART GALLERY, Waco, TX - "RED/YELLOW" Collaboration with Susan Sponsler
2010 MOKAH GALLERY, Dallas, TX - "No Parking Any Time" Du Chau, Kathy Lovas, and Alison Starr
2008 MOUNTAIN VIEW COLLEGE , Dallas, TX - "X-institution"
2007 ARLINGTON MUSEUM OF ART, Arlington, TX - "Pushing the Limit"
2005 UTSA SATELLITE SPACE, San Antonio, TX - "Re-Construction: Making Pictures" Curated by Julie Shipp
HANDLEY-HICKS GALLERY, Fort Worth, TX - "Select"
Curated by Bettye Hicks
2004 MIDWESTERN STATE UNIVERSITY GALLERY, Wichita Falls, TX - "Artifacts"
Curated by Gary Goldberg
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT DALLAS - "Second Look"
Curated by Marilyn Waligore
2003
ARLINGTON MUSEUM OF ART, Arlington, TX - "The Art of Space"
Curated by Bettye Hicks
2002 CONNEMARA SPRING SCULPTURE SHOW, Dallas, TX
PROJECT ROW HOUSES, Houston, TX
2000 DIVERSEWORKS, Houston, TX - "10 x 2 + 2: Texas Artists"
Curated by Diane Barber
1999 ART MUSEUM OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS, Beaumont, TX - "5 in '99"
Curated by Lynn Castle
1994 MCKINNEY AVENUE CONTEMPORARY, Dallas, TX - "Exquisite Corpse"
WOMEN & THEIR WORK, Austin, TX - "Re-framing the Past: New Work by Texas Women Photographers" - Curated by Jean Caslin
1992 HICKORY STREET GALLERY, Dallas, TX - "Considering the Evidence: Mike Kennedy & Kathy Lovas" - Curated by Robert McAn and Victoria Montelongo

SELECTED JURIED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2007 MUSEUM OF THE SOUTHWEST, Midland, TX, "Spring Juried Art Exhibition", Juried by Bettye Hicks, First Place Award
1997 THE 621 GALLERY, "Bang! The Gun as Art", Tallahassee, FL, Juried by George Blakely
1996 ART LEAGUE OF HOUSTON, "ALH Celebrates Texas Ar"t, Juried by Jock Reynolds
1995

DALLAS VISUAL ART CENTER, Dallas, TX - "Critic's Choice"
Curated by Clint Willour, Lynn Castle, and Tracy Shilcutt
500 X GALLERY, Dallas, TX - "Expo '94" -
Curated by Jeffrey Moore
FIRST PLACE JUROR'S AWARD
LAGUNA GLORIA MUSEUM, Austin, TX - "New American Talent: Tenth Exhibition"
Curated by Adam Weinberg, Whitney Museum of American Art
TRAVELLING CITATION

1992

TEXAS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY, Fort Worth, TX - "Art in the Metroplex"
Curated by Patterson Sims, Seattle Art Museum
FIRST PLACE FIFTH AVENUE FOUNDATION AWARD
DALLAS VISUAL ART CENTER, Dallas, TX - "Critic's Choice"
Curated by Peter Miers, Betty Moody, and Howard Taylor

1991

TEXAS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY, Fort Worth, TX - "Art in the Metroplex"
Curated by Marilyn Zeitlin, Washington Project for the Arts
NYU PHOTO CENTER, New York, NY - "API Fellows Exhibition"
OHIO UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, Athens, OH - "Alternatives '91"
Curated by Carrie Mae Weems
PURCHASE AWARD

1990

ALLEN STREET GALLERY, Dallas, TX - "Blow, Lovas, Nye"
Curated by Jean Caslin
LAGUNA GLORIA MUSEUM, Austin, TX - "New American Talent: Sixth Exhibition"
Curated by Laura Trippi, New Museum of Contemporary Art
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO GALLERY - "Light Aberrations"
Curated by Thomas Barrow

1986 WOMEN & THEIR WORK, Austin, TX - "Women of the Big State: Current Art"
Curated by Lisa Phillips, Whitney Museum of American Art


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