Naomi Hawksley (b. 2000) is an arist based in San
Francisco, CA and recent graduate of the School of the Art
Institute of Chicago. Her practice works through processes of recontextualizingand dismantling conventional images,
worldbuilding, and escapism using drawing and lithographic
printing techniques.

Naomi has shown at Southern Exposure, Co-Prosperity, Sulk
Chicago,and Solo Show, and is currently working as a curator at London-based label and collective odyXxey.


naomi.hawksley1@gmail.com

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Education


2018 - 2022                                    Bachelor of Fine Arts, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL



Awards


2018 - 2022                                    Presidential Merit Scholarship Recipient, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL

2018                                                Youth Arts Exchange Scholarship Recipient, Organization of Women Architects, San Francisco CA



Exhibitions



2022                                                 Undergraduate Exhibition, School of the Art Institute of Chicago,

                                                          Chicago IL

2022                                                 Graphite Stew, Upper Market Gallery, San Francisco CA

2022                                                  Scratch Mag Art Show, Adobe Books, San Francisco CA

2021                                                  Nice Work, Sulk Chicago, Chicgo IL

2021                                                  Tonal Vision: A Graphite Survey, Propagate Cooperative, Chicago IL

2021.                                                 Stay As You Are, Cone Shape Top, Oakland CA

2021                                                  Antidotes for Confusion, Southern Exposure, San Francisco CA

2020                                                  Chapter 2, Solo Show, Online

2020                                                  Benefit, Solo Show, Online

2020                                                 Monster Drawing Rally 2020 Southern Exposure, San Francisco CA

2019                                                 $1.25: A Ticket for the Next Generation Southern Exposure San Francisco CA

2018                                                 Lumpen Drawing Rally Co-Prosperity, Chicago IL

2018                                                 Inherited Division: Second Hand Planet Southern Exposure, San Francisco CA

2017                                                 Monster Drawing Rally 2017 Southern Exposure San Francisco CA

2017                                                 Quiet Glow Southern Exposure, San Francisco CA



Professional Experience


2020-Present                                 OdyXxey Radio Curatorial Lead, London UK

2018-Present                                 Co-Prosperity Programming Council Member, Chicago IL

2017-2019                                      Mullowney Printing Company Intern, San Francisco CA


Press


2022                                               LVL3 Artist of the Week, Chicago IL