Hillarey Dees                    

1985, born in Tulsa, OK

 

Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

 

Education

2012      Bachelor of Fine Art, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK

 

Selected Exhibitions

2018      Triple Parade Biennial: The 4th International Contemporary Jewelry Biennial, Shanghai, China

2018      The Earring Show, Craft Council of British Columbia Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2018      Ware/Wear, Southern Dreams Gallery, Columbia, NC

2017      Beijing International Jewelry Exhibition, Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology Beijing, China

2017      Light, Sidney & Gertrude Zack Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2017      Published by the Artist, International Print Center New York, NY

2017      Ripples from Stillwater, Modella Gallery, Stillwater, OK

2017      Handcrafted, Maria V. Howard Arts Center, Rocky Mount, NC

2017      Nasty Women HV, Instar Lodge, Germantown, NY

2017      Steeped: The Art of Tea, 108 Contemporary, Tulsa, OK

2016      Ring It On, Lillstreet Gallery, Chicago, IL

2016      Shades of Metal, Chicago Avenue Fine Arts Center, Minneapolis, MN

2016      Everyday Earring, EatMetal Art Jewelry Gallery, Hoboken, NJ

2016      VisionMakers, 108 Contemporary, Tulsa, OK

2015      Cultivating Craft, 108 Contemporary, Tulsa, OK

2014      Design and Violence, Museum of Modern Art, Online Curatorial Project

2014      Members Only, 108 Contemporary, Tulsa, OK

2014      Refined VIII: Maker’s Choice, Reavley Gallery of the Cole Art Center, Nacogdoches, TX

2013      Momentum: Art Doesn’t Stand Still, 50 Penn Place, Oklahoma City, OK

2012      The Body Adorned, Society of North American Goldsmiths, Online Exhibition

2012      Adorn the Form: New Directions in Fiber and Jewelry, Larson Gallery, Yakima, WA

2012      Senior Student Capstone Exhibition, Gardiner Gallery, Stillwater, OK

2012      Momentum: Art Doesn’t Stand Still, Living Arts Gallery, Tulsa, OK

2011      NICHE Awards Juried Exhibition, Buyer’s Market of American Fine Craft, Philadelphia, PA

2011      Momentum: Art Doesn’t Stand Still, IAO Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK

2011      OSU Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Gardiner Gallery, Stillwater, OK

2011      Philbrook Museum of Art Staff Show, Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, OK

2011      Momentum: Art Doesn’t Stand Still, Living Arts Gallery, Tulsa, OK

 

Awards

2014      Honorable Mention, Refined VIII: Maker’s Choice, Reavley Gallery of the Cole Art Center, Nacogdoches, TX

2012      Honorable Mention, Adorn the Form: New Directions in Fiber and Jewelry, Larson Gallery, Yakima, WA

2011       Best in Show, Philbrook Staff Art Show, Tulsa, OK

2011       NICHE Student Award Finalist, Buyer’s Market of American Fine Craft, Philadelphia, PA

2011       First Place for 3D works in the OSU Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Gardiner Gallery, Stillwater, OK 

 

Publications

2018       SNAG’s 1st Annual Jewelry & Metals Survery (JaMS)

2016       Krystle Brewer, “Redefining Craft for a Contemporary Context.” Art Focus, January/February

2014       Lucia Venino, “Winter Jewelry,” Preziosa Magazine, Year VII, no. 1, March

2013       Ray Hemachandra, Showcase 500 Art Necklaces (Juror: Chunghi Choo), Lark Crafts

2012       Society of North American Goldsmiths, The Body Adorned (Juror: Gail M. Brown), October