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Email: alielchaerart@gmail.com

Education

2019-Arabic, Nashville Language Institute, Nashville, TN

2018-BFA, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN

Professional Experience

2018-Gallery Attendant, The Frist Art Museum, Nashville, TN (June-September)

2016-18-Studio Assistant in printmaking shop, Austin Peay State University, TN

2017-Studio Assistant for Cindy Marsh, Clarksville, TN

          Archive Assistant, Tennessee State Archives, TN (January-April)

Selected Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

2021- Washing, Art Dream Foundation, online gallery

2020- Telling Women’s Stories, The Green Gallery, Turnip Green Creative Reuse, Nashville, TN

2019-Keeping in Touch, The Framemakers, Clarksville, TN

         Seven Voyages, Studio 66, Nashville, TN

         Look into It, Humble Universe Disturbers Used Books and More, Clarksville, TN 

2018-Word of mouth, Merridee’s Breadbasket, Franklin, TN

         An Immigrants’ Daughter, Studio 66, Nashville, TN

         Sisters in Arms, The Roxy Regional Theatre, Clarksville, TN

2017-Familial Piety, a Happening, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN

Selected Group Exhibitions

2021- Canvas Project, Tebbs Contemporary Art Gallery, England (projected)

          The Divine: Beyond the Bounds of Queerness, Nepantla Cultural Arts Gallery, Seattle, WA

          Radical Thoughts, Traveling Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art Nashville (MOCAN), Nashville, TN 

2020-Walk-Bye30th Annual JCAST, outdoor exhibition, Jersey City, New Jersey

          Queer Art Summer, The Bennett Collective, Virtual Gallery

2019- Miller’s Grove Public Access, The Green Gallery, Turnip Green Creative Reuse, Nashville, TN

         People’s Choice Art, The Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2018-People’s Choice Art, The Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

         Get Cultured, Metro Parks Centennial Art Center, Nashville, TN

          Worthington Galleries, Gallatin, TN

          50th Annual Student Juried Exhibition, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN

           Form Follows Failure, Pop Up Show, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN

2017 -49th Annual Student Juried Exhibition, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN

2016- 48th Annual Student Juried Exhibition. Austin Peay State University, TN

          L Gallery, Nashville, TN

Residencies

2020- Socially Distant Art, Brooklyn, New York

Bibliography

2021- Seasons + Us, 10th Anniversary Anthology, Poetry in the Brew, Nashville, TN

         Goodbye, Happy Ending, Postscript Magazine

2020- Your Land, Quaranzine, Third Estate Art, Chicago, IL

Ali El-Chaer, FOLX, Nashville, TN

Lecture

2019- Humble Universe Disturbers Used Books and More, Clarksville, TN

Awards

2018-Applied Art History Award, 50th Annual Student Art Exhibition, Austin Peay State University, TN

2017-Chloe & Watkins Northington Scholarship, Austin Peay State University

          The Bruce Childs Printmaking Award, 49th Annual Student Art Exhibition, Austin Peay State University, TN

          Marsh Printmaking Scholarship, Austin Peay State University, TN

          Tennessee Experiential Learning Symposium, Austin Peay State University, TN

2016 -The Bruce Childs Printmaking Award, 48th Annual Student Art Exhibition, Austin Peay State University, TN

          Marsh printmaking scholarship, Austin Peay State University, TN