contact and cv

aryn@arynkresol.com
PO Box 19 
Milwaukee WI USA
53201-0019


Education


2011   BFA Photography, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design (MIAD), Milwaukee WI
2008   AA Liberal Arts, Rock Valley College, Rockford IL

Professional Work & Community Outreach

2016–Present   Curatorial Assistant to the Chief Curator, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee WI
2015–Present   Co-Founder/Editor, Generous Magazine
2009–Present   Self-Directed Curatorial Projects
2016–2017   Curatorial Mentor, MARNmentors 2016–2017 Program, Milwaukee, WI
2014–2016   Programming Coordinator, The Pitch Project Gallery & Artist Studios, Milwaukee WI
2014–2016   Interim Registrar, Haggerty Museum of Art at Marquette University, Milwaukee WI  
2014–2014   Exhibitions Manager, RedLine Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI
2013–2013   Project & Research Assistant, Melissa McGill Artist Studio, Beacon NY
2012–2013   Gallery Attendant, Dia:Beacon, Beacon NY
2010–2012   Assistant Registrar, Haggerty Museum of Art at Marquette University, Milwaukee WI
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Curatorial Projects

2017
Opening June 2, 2017 MARNmentors ExhibitionVar Gallery & Studios, Milwaukee WI (Collaborative with MARNmentee, Sarah Sutterfield)
Opening November 2017 [Title TBD], The Pitch Project Gallery, Milwaukee WI

2016
Swim Team: Making Public, Apt, Milwaukee WI (Collaborative with MIAD's Swim Team)

2014
Experiencing Cuba: Artists Books of Ediciones Vigia and Photographs by Joseph Mougel, RedLine Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI (Collaborative with Kimberly Nochi)

2013   
It Is What It Is: a group show of artists working at Dia, 331 Main Gallery, Beacon NY (Collaborative with Joanna Ferrin)

2012   
Works in Progress, Prairie Street Gallery, Rockford IL (Collaborative with Ted Simmering)
Liminal: Paintings by Aneesha Baldeosingh, Social Urban Bar and Restaurant, Rockford IL 

2011
Fairytales, Prairie Street Gallery, Rockford IL (Collaborative with Ted Simmering)
Teen Exhibition & Reception, Rockford Public Library, Rockford IL (Collaborative with Amber Kresol)
Words, Prairie Street Gallery, Rockford IL (Collaborative with Ted Simmering)
Brief Encounters: Photographs by Marta Shumylo, Social Urban Bar and Restaurant, Rockford IL 
MIAD photography silent auction, 710 Milwaukee Street Gallery, Milwaukee WI (Collaborative)
Incomplete Impermanent Imperfect: Photographs by Marta Shumylo, Brio Bar and Restaurant, Rockford IL
Fabricated Truths: Zachary Seib Photography, Brio Bar and Restaurant, Rockford IL

2010
3 Cities: a collective exhibition of artists from Chicago, Milwaukee, and Rockford, Brio Bar and Restaurant, Rockford IL
O: photographs by aryn kresol, Annie Rudolph, and Matthew Schwerin, Vixen Production Studios, Rockford IL (Collaborative)

2009
Chris French Presents: Annie Rudolph, aryn kresol, and Carrie Allen, Vixen Production Studios, Rockford IL (Collaborative)

Solo Exhibitions

2015   
n o w  h e r e, 10th Street Gallery, Milwaukee WI 

Group Exhibitions

2016
30x30x30, Var Gallery & Studios, Milwaukee WI
femTALK Open House, Plum Dragon, Milwaukee WI

2014   
Take Me With You, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan WI

2013   
It Is What It Is: a group show of artists working at Dia, 331 Main Gallery, Beacon NY

2012   
Water, Gallery 224, Port Washington, WI
Works in Progress, Rockford ArtScene, Prairie Street Gallery, Rockford IL

2011
Dust Settled, Lindsay Lochman Studio, Milwaukee WI 
Inter:Act, Prairie Street Gallery, Rockford IL 
Fairytales, Prairie Street Gallery, Rockford IL 
Hidden River Art Festival, Emerging Artist Gallery, Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts, Brookfield WI
Sexifyed, part deux, Pearl, Rockford IL
Best of the Best, The Emerging Visual Artists Project, Kryptonite Music Lounge, Rockford IL
MIAD 2011 Senior Exhibition, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee WI

2010
Friday Night Terrors (A Halloween Exhibition), 3511 W Belmont Studio, Chicago IL
Art for Art's Sake, The Emerging Visual Artists Project (Best of Show), Kryptonite Music Lounge, Rockford IL
O: photographs by aryn kresol, Annie Rudolph, and Matthew Schwerin, Vixen Production Studios, Rockford IL

2009
Chris French presents: Annie Rudolph, aryn kresol, and Carrie Allen, Vixen Production Studios, Rockford IL
New Eyes in Photography, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee WI

Teaching & Lecturing


2017
Reviewer, Portfolio Review, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI
Guest critiquer, Senior Photographic Thesis - BFA, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

2016
Guest Speaker, Senior Seminar, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee WI
Guest Speaker, Sophomore Seminar, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee WI
Reviewer, Sophomore e-Portfolio Review, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee WI
Guest critiquer, Senior Photographic Thesis - BFA, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

2015   
Guest Speaker, now here, Professional Practices in Photography, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee WI
Guest critiquer, Senior Photographic Thesis - BFA, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI
Guest Speaker, now here, Honors Program (HOPR), Marquette University, Milwaukee WI
Moderator, State of Abstraction Panel Discussion, The Pitch Project, Milwaukee WI

2014   
Moderator, Bathed in A Pink Glow: LIT UP Panel Discussion, The Pitch Project, Milwaukee WI
Instructor, Photography for Teens, Rockford Public Library, Rockford IL

2012
Instructor, Photography for Teens, Rockford Public Library, Rockford IL

2011
Instructor, Photo Blogging, Rockford Public Library, Rockford IL
Guest Speaker, On Exhibitions, Senior Photographic Project, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee WI
Instructor, Techniques in Photoshop, Stillman Valley High School, Stillman Valley IL
Instructor, Photography for Teens, Rockford Public Library, Rockford IL
Guest Speaker, Art vs. Obsession: The Catalogue, Elements of Digital Photography, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee WI

2010
Guest Speaker, the absence of the sea, Historical Perspectives in Photography, Milwaukee
Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee WI
Instructor, Photography for Teens, Rockford Public Library, Rockford IL
TA to Paul Calhoun, The Humanity of the Moment, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee WI

2008   
Instructor, Photography for Teens, Rockford Public Library, Rockford IL

2007   
TA to Randy Paul-Petersen, Basic Photography, Rock Valley College, Rockford IL
Instructor, Photography for Teens, Rockford Public Library, Rockford IL

Publications & Reviews

2017
Generous 02co-editor

2016
Generous 01, co-founder/editor

2013   
Milwaukee NY, self-published artist book

2011   
we were here all at once, MIAD Senior photography publication p36-37
Review: MIAD Senior Thesis Exhibit by Lonnie Turner, Art City contributor, Journal Sentinel
Q&A: Brooke Maroldi, Shepherd Express

2010
Sock Monkey Sound, The Danger Zone: Art Scene II: The Squeakuel
My Midwest Magazine, "The Milwaukee Arts Scene: 10 to Watch in the '10s" Portraits by photography majors at the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design

2009
MIAD fa382, Professional Practices in Photography student publication p14-15
Q&A: Aline Smithson, MIAD fa382 blog
Sock Monkey Sound, Art Scene: Annie Rudolph, Aryn Kresol, and Carrie Allen

2007
Voices, Rock Valley College student publication p31-32