JESUS MEJIA 
b. 1983, Chicago IL

2009  BFA Sculpture, Columbia College, Chicago IL

+ RUTH (Karen Bovinich)
b. 1986, Dallas TX
2010  BFA Sculpture, Columbia College, Chicago IL 

PERFORMANCE

2014  Conduit, I AM Logan Square, Chicago IL  curated by Elliot Reichert
2013  In Bodies We Trust: Performance, Affect, & Political Economy, Northwestern University, Evanston IL
2012  HOME: Public or Private?, 6018NORTH, Chicago IL  curated by Tricia Van Eck
2012  Sic Transit Gloria Mundi: Industry of the Ordinary presents 773, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago IL  curated by Meredith and Anna
2012  Out of Site: encounters with public performance, Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce, Chicago IL  organized by Carron Little
2012  Rapid Pulse International Performance Festival presents Triage, Happy Collaborationist Exhibition Space, Chicago IL  curated by Meredith and Anna
2011  MDW Fair Fall Showcase, Chicago IL
2011  BUILT Arts Festival, Chicago IL

SCULPTURE

2014  Starwalker, Threewalls Gallery, Chicago IL  curated by The Perch
2014  Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festival, Chicago IL  curated by I AM Logan Square
2014  The Pram Endeavor Invitational, Hyde Park Art Center  curated by Kathryn Trumbull Fimreite
2014  Off Center, Chicago Art Department, Chicago IL  curated by Mike Nourse
2013  Front & Center, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago IL  curated by Mike Nourse
2013  Design & Art Series #6, Dock 6, Chicago IL  curated by Carson Maddox
2013  The power of ten, Threewalls Gallery, Chicago IL  curated by Tricia Van Eck
2013  The American Dream: The (W)holy Grail, 6018NORTH, Chicago IL  curated by Tricia Van Eck

HAPPENINGS
2012  Isometric, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago IL
2011   Isometric, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL

RESIDENCIES

2013  The Center Program, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago IL (Jan-Aug)
2011   Acre Residency, Steuben WI (Aug)


SELECTED INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS BY JESUS MEJIA

2012  Group Exhibition: NADA Art Fair, Miami FL  organized by ACRE, Michael Jon Gallery
2011   Solo Exhibition: The Fidelity of Instruments, Plaines Projects, Chicago IL

SELECTED INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS BY KAREN BOVINICH

2013  Group Exhibition: Water: Ripple Effect, Southern Methodist University, Dallas TX curated by Jessie Zarazaga (catalogue)
2013  Group Exhibition: Rube Goldberg’s Ghosts: Confounding Design and Laborious Machinations, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago IL   curated by Elizabeth Burke-Dain (catalogue)
2012  Solo Exhibition: Not all days are the same, Roxaboxen Exhibition Space, Chicago IL

2012  Stone Quarry Hill Art Park Artist-in-Residence, Cazenovia NY (Aug)
2010  Acre Residency, Steuben WI (Aug)
2009  Harold Arts Residency, Chesterhill, OH (Jul)

2014  Publication: Composite Magazine No. 13 Still Life “Stillness and Presence"
2012  Publication: Composite Magazine No. 6 Process “A Lingering Curiosity”