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Skye Asta Devine Schirmer
b. 1990, Boston, MA

currently based in Brooklyn, NY

Education

2013
BFA Printmaking, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2012
Study Abroad Term, London Metropolitan University, London, UK

Awards/Residencies

2017
Artist in Residence, The Studios at MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA
Artist in Residence, ChaNorth, Pine Plains, NY
2016
Artist in Residence, Trestle and Brooklyn Art Space, Brooklyn, NY
2015
Artist in Residence, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA
2nd Place, “Women and Money”, San Francisco, CA
2013
2D Award for Excellence, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
George Nick Jury Prize

Curatorial Projects

2016
Trestle Projects, “We’re Glad You’re Here”, Brooklyn, NY

Solo Shows

2017
The Ink Shop, “Blinded by Truisms” Ithaca, NY

Selected Group Shows

2018
One Brooklyn Bridge, “Just Being Polite”, Brooklyn, NY
2017
Trestle Gallery, “Trestle Art Benefit”, Brooklyn, NY
Good Year Arts, “Apple Pie” Charlotte, NC
2016
Trestle Contemporary, Studio 11, “Home”, Brooklyn, NY
Trestle Projects, “A Symptom of the Universe” BAS Resident Showcase, Brooklyn, NY
Trestle Gallery, “Trestle Art Benefit”, Brooklyn, NY
Trestle Projects, “We’re Glad You’re Here”, Brooklyn, NY
Goodyear Arts, “Unibrow”, Charlotte, NC
68 Jay Street Bar, Waves presents: “Summer Sidewalk Sale”, Brooklyn, NY
Trestle Gallery, “Member Salon” Brooklyn, NY
Union Shop Studio, “Cherry Pie” Charlotte, NC
Godine Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, “The Small Show” Boston, MA
2015
Kala Art Gallery, “Artist Annual” Berkeley, CA
Distillery Gallery, “Your Ticket Out” Boston, MA
Expressions Gallery, “Does Color Matter?” Berkeley, CA
Live Worms Gallery, “Skate this Art” San Francisco, CA
SOMArt Cultural Center, “The Chocolate & Art Show” San Francisco, CA
Spare Change Gallery, “Women and Money”, San Fransisco, CA
Building 32, Boston Harbor Shipyard, “Set Off the Summer”, Boston, MA
Pacific Art League, “Pressed: A Printmaking Exhibition”, Palo Alto, CA
Studio 23, “Eat Your Heart Out: the Good the Bad and the Ugly”, Alameda, CA
2014
Building 32, Boston Harbor Shipyard, “PORT CALL shipyard soirée,” Boston, MA
490 Harrison Ave, “Placed: Inside/Out. A Pop-Up”, Boston, MA
2013
Bliss Hall Gallery, Youngstown State University, “Girls Who Print Girls,” Youngstown, OH
The Fuller Projects, Indiana University, “Girls Who Print Girls,” Bloomington, IN
Student Life Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, “Access Hours: Printmaking Senior Thesis Show”, Boston, MA
Baklar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, “24th Annual Auction,” Boston, MA

Related Experience
2018
Production Assistant, Pip’s Island, Brooklyn, NY
2016- 2018
Studio Assistant, H. Theophile, Brooklyn, NY
2017
Artist Assistant to Miriam Ancis, Brooklyn, NY
2016
Gallery Intern, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2015
Studio Maintenance, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA
Teaching Assistant to Annie Albagli, Berkeley Arts Magnet School, Berkeley, CA
Photography Assistant to Zohra Opoku, Berkeley, CA
Kala Gallery Event Rentals, Berkeley, CA
2014
Master Print with Winfred Rembert, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
2013
Teaching Assistant to Nona Hershey, Beginning Etching, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Master Print with Liliana Porter, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Iron Printmakers Print-off, 2nd Place, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
2010-2013
Printmaking Studio Monitor, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
2012
Studio Assistant Intern, Candice Ivy, Roxbury, Ma
Gallery Intern, Candice Ivy, Wellesley College, Wellesley, Ma

Press/Publications

2016
“4 Things to Know: Cherry Pie at Union Shop Studio”
2015
“Your Ticket Out”
“Your Ticket Out” -Boston Globe
ARTiculAction Art Review – Biennial Edition
National Art Exhibit
Creative Mind of the Week
2013
Master Print with Liliana Porter
Iron-Printmakers Print-Off

Affiliations

Mass MOCA
Chashama/ChaNorth
Trestle and Brooklyn Art Space
San Francisco Women Artists
Kala Art Institute