Email: abbykuchar@gmail.com

Born 1995, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Lives and works in Bellingham, Washington

Education

2018   Bachelor of Fine Arts, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA

2018   Bachelor of Arts-Studio Art, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA

Honors/Scholarships/Residencies

2018   BFA Exhibition Award, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA

2017   Marine Science and the Arts Summer Internship (June 20-August 20), Shannon Point Marine

           Center, Anacortes, WA

2017   Bennerstrom Prize, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA

2017   Blake Joseph Grinstein Scholarship, Fairhaven College, Bellingham, WA

2013   Western Undergraduate Exchange Scholarship, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA

Selected Exhibitions

2018    A Symbiotic Qualia, Western Gallery, Bellingham, WA (group BFA Thesis Exhibition)

2017    Germination, VU Gallery, Bellingham, WA (group show)

2017   Disintegration, B Gallery, Bellingham, WA (two-person)

2017   Anthropocene, B Gallery, Bellingham, WA (group show)

2017   A Collaboration of Forces and Resistance, B Gallery, Bellingham, WA (group show)

2017   BA Senior 494, B Gallery, Bellingham, WA (group show)

2017   Ikat/Tapestry, 3 OMS Yoga, Bellingham, WA (group show)

2016   Vitality, B Gallery, Bellingham, WA (juried group show)

2016   Forms in Fiber, Cornwall Gallery, Bellingham, WA (group show)

2016   Nomads, B Gallery, Bellingham, WA (group show)

2013   Seeds (A Collective Voice), Downtown Contemporary Gallery, Albuquerque, NM

            (juried group show)

2013   Senior Portfolio Exhibition, Bosque School, Albuquerque, NM. (group show)

Publications

2018   A Symbiotic Qualia- Exhibition Catalogue, pages 36-41

2017   "Ruby Jones and Abigail Kuchar present at Shannon Point Marine Center", Western Washington University College of Fine And Performing Arts, August 18,                

2017, https://cfpa.wwu.edu/news/ruby-jones-and-abigail-kuchar-present-shannon-point-marine-center

2017   Miller, Sophie, Earth-Shattering Art, The Western Front, February 2, page 5

2017   Jeopardy Magazine, Lichen Study, page 73

Radio

2017   Jeannie Gilbert, Interview, “Stories from the Collective”, KPNW-DB Radio, Bellingham, WA, May

           10, 2017