EDUCATION

 

2015

                  BFA, PAINTING AND DRAWING                                                                          

                  SUNY Purchase College, Purchase, NY

EXHIBITIONS

 

2020

                  AUSTIN STUDIO TOUR, Contracommon, Bee Cave/virtual, November

                  CONTEMPORARY PORTRAITURE: REDEFINING THE FIGURE, Visionary Arts Collective, virtual, November

                  A BRIEF INTERRUPTION, Contracommon, Bee Cave, TX, November

                  CCAN NATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION, Center for Contemporary Arts, Abilene, TX - October

                  NO CONTACT, ContraCommon, Bee Cave, TX August

                  RE/FLEX I, ContraCommon, Bee Cave, TX July

                  TEXAS AND NEIGHBORS EXHIBIT AND COMPETITION, Irving Arts Center, TX May

2019

                  ARTUS CO. POP UP SHOW - Artus Co. at the Arboretum, Austin, TX December

                  ANNUAL HOLIDAY SHOW - Art and Frame Gallery, Newtown, CT November

                  PUMP PROJECT ALUMNI SHOW - Mosaic Sound Collective, Austin, TX November

                  EAST AUSTIN STUDIO TOUR - Austin, TX November

                  DUE EAST - Canopy Studios, Austin, TX November

                  ALMOST REAL THINGS ISSUE 14, VIVID - Austin, TX June

 

​2018

                  EAST Austin Studio Tour - Pump Project, Austin, TX November

                  Due EAST - Big Medium, Austin, TX November

 

2017         

                  HE/ART - Cherry Cola Dog, Austin, TX September

                  SOLIDARITY - Shirley's Temple, Austin, TX July

 

 

2015

                  SOLO SHOW – ARIA BROWNELL – Municipal Center, Newtown, CT August-September

                  SOLO SHOW – ARIA BROWNELL – Oxford Cultural Arts Center, Oxford, CT July

                  2015 SCAN JURIED ART EXHIBITION – Cyrenius H. Booth Library, Newtown, CT May

                  SENIOR THESIS EXHIBITION – Visual Arts Building, Purchase, NY May

                  MAMA – Gallery 1019A, Visual Arts Building, Purchase, NY March

                  FIRST THOUGHT LAST THOUGHT – Visual Arts Building, Purchase, NY February

 

 

2014

                  HALFWAY THERE – Visual Arts Building, Purchase, NY December

                  2028- Gallery 1989, Larchmont, NY November

                  RAPALOOZA- Red Room, Purchase, NY November

                  BARBEQUE- Visual Arts Building. Purchase, NY October

                  WELCOME HOME- Art Forum. Purchase, NY September

                  LET THEM EAT CAKE- *featured artist, Cyrenius H. Booth Library, Newtown, CT July

                  KALEIDOSCOPE- Artists in Residence, Newtown, CT August

AWARDS

 

2020

                   Juror’s Award, CCAN National Juried Competition

                  Third Place, Oil, Texas and Neighbors Exhibit and Competition

PRESS

 

2020

                   “Top 10 Artists to Watch”, Almost Real Things, October

2019

                  “A Painter’s Guide to East Austin Studio Tour 2019”, The Austin Chronicle, November

                  “Featured Artists”, Almost Real Things issue 14 Vivid, May

2018

                  “East Austin Studio Tour 2018: Recapping Weekend 1”, Austin Chronicle November

                  “EAST: Pump Project at Almost Real Things”, Glasstire, November

2015

                  “Works by Aria Brownell at Municipal Center”, Newtown Bee, August

2014

                  “A Feast For the Eyes; Opening Reception Saturday”, Newtown Bee, June