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Hunter Cross

b. 1980 Austin, TX
www.huntercross.com
hunter@huntercross.com

Education

2003
B.A. in Studio Art, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX

Selected Exhibitions

2017
Let’s Fly, Site 131, Dallas, TX
2010
Transparency Now, Abrons Art Center, Culpeper Gallery, New York, NY
Catalyst 8, Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin, TX
2009
Transparency Now, Solo Exhibition, East Village, Austin, TX
Hasta la Basura [artcrush], Box 13 ArtSpace, Houston, TX
2008
Hasta la Basura [artcrush], Antigua Aduana Centro Cultural Space, Nuevo Laredo, Mexico
2007
Open Doors Expansion, The Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, TX
Art Matters Austin, curated by Till Richter, Art Alliance Austin, Austin, TX
Tabletop Sculpture, Art Palace, Austin, TX
Optophonique, Salvage Vanguard Theater, Austin, TX
2006
New American Talent 21, curated by Aimee Chang, Arthouse, Austin, TX, catalog
22 to Watch: New Art in Austin, Dallas Center for Contemporary Art, Dallas, TX, catalog
Open Doors In Between, Dougherty Arts Center, Austin, TX
Fuesbox, MASS Gallery, Austin, TX
2005
22 to Watch: New Art in Austin, Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX, catalog
22 to Watch: New Art in Austin, Galveston Art Center, Galveston, TX, catalog
Teeny Meeny Tiny Little Itty Bitty Show, Mel Ziegler/Lee Vanderpool Studio, Austin, TX
Open Doors Downtown, AMLI Downtown, Austin, TX
2004
Open Doors, Private Residence, Austin, TX
2002
Exposition, Salle de Gauguin, Pont-Aven, France

Selected Curatorial Projects

2007
Open Doors’ Expansion, The Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, TX
2006
Open Doors’ In Between, Dougherty Arts Center, Austin, TX
2005
Open Doors’ Downtown, AMLI Downtown, Austin, TX
2004
Open Doors, Private Residence, Austin, TX

Selected Residencies

2002
Summer Residency – Sculpture, Full Scholarship, Pont-Aven School of Contemporary Art, Pont-Aven, France

Selected Text

2010
Knowles, Margaret, Fact Sheet: Hunter Cross, ArtInAmericaMagazine.com, March 22, 2010
Seeger, C., Event Pick, Tribeza Magazine, August 2010, www.huntercross.com/archive/tribeza-august-2010/
2008
No es Basura, Es Expresion!, Hojalata Agencia, www.hojalata1.wordpress.com, November 2008
Sanchez, Laura, Desechan sus Creaciones El Mańana, November 2008
Roco Ulce, Conocen el arte con basura Lider, November 2008
Huck, Joshua, Event Feature, Austinist, July 11, www.huntercross.com/text/08-austinist
Kenah, Hannah, The Face of Our City, Tribeza, October, pp 47-49, www.huntercross.com/text/08-tribeza
2007
Seewoester, Laura, The Dallas Contemporary opens its doors to the Open Doors Collective, Pegasus News, November 14, www.huntercross.com/text/07-pegasus
Terranova, Charissa N., Under The Radar, The Dallas Morning News, September 7
Tosten, Eric, Dallas Artcast, Issue 11, November, www.huntercross.com/text/07-artcast
2006
Cohen, Rebecca S., New Art in Austin: 22 to Watch,” Artlies, Spring 2006, www.huntercross.com/text/06-artlies
Douberley, Amanda, From Stuff, Art, Austin Chronicle, July 14, www.huntercross.com/text/06-chronicle
Faires, Robert, Gentle Disturbances, Austin Chronicle, March 24, www.huntercross.com/text/06-gentle
Fisher, Gerren LaQuint, Texas artists make their mark nationally, Daily Texan, August 10, www.huntercross.com/text/06-dt
Rockett, Benné, In Between, Austin Chronicle, February 17, www.huntercross.com/text/06-ib
Ryzin, Jeanne Claire Van, Diverse show of ‘New American Talent’, Austin American Statesman, June 29, www.huntercross.com/text/06-aas
Sebesta, Courtney, Austin artists pay tribute to Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Austin American Statesman, February 3, pp E2
2005
Faires, Robert, 22, Two, Austin Chronicle, May 20
Fluent Collaborative, 22 To Watch: How AMoA Got It Right!, might be good, Issue 52, August 25, www.fluentcollab.org/mbg/archived/issue52.htm
Haskell, Caitlin, Domesticating the Installation, Voices of Art, January
Hixson, Kathyrn, New Art in Austin: 22 to Watch, Glasstire, November, www.huntercross.com/text/05-hixson
Koper, Rachel, 22 to Think About, Austin Chronicle, August 26
May, Jacqueline May, Open Doors Downtown, Austin Chronicle, March 25
Miesner, Ella, 22 Local Artists To Watch, The Daily Texan, October 31
Moniot, Marie-Adele, Open Doors, Artlies, Spring, pp 94
Ryzin, Jeanne Claire Van, 22 To Watch: Updates from the Live Art Capital of the World, Austin American Statesman, October 2
Ryzin, Jeanne Claire Van, Open Doors to a Smart Exhibit, Austin American Statesman, March 24
2004
Koper, Rachel, Open Doors, Austin Chronicle, Sept. 3, pp 44
Recommended Arts, Austin American Statesman, Sept. 5, pp C1
2003
Chamy, Michael, Phases and Stages – Forty Second Scandals’ Complement, Austin Chronicle, May 23

Selected Activities

2016
Panel, App Economy Jobs in Texas, Capital Factory, Austin, TX
2011
Lecture, Using WordPress to build your Portfolio Website, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX
2010
Lecture, Artist Websites, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX
2006
Lecture, Documents and Communication, Dougherty Arts Center, Austin, TX
2005
Lecture, Open Source Portfolios, Arthouse, Austin, TX
Lecture, Organizing Open Doors, Arthouse, October 3, Austin, TX
Panel, ART 101, Arthouse, October 1, Austin, TX
Project, Family Day, Austin Museum of Art, September 18, Austin, TX
Talk, Austin Museum of Art, September 8, Austin, TX

Selected Grants and Awards

2010
Public Art Commission, Austin Art In Public Places, Austin, TX
Official Selection, SXSW Film Festival, Austin, TX
Catalyst 8 Featured Artist, Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin, TX
2006
Cultural Arts Funding Grant, Austin, TX
2005
Nominee, Best Group Show (for Open Doors Downtown), Austin Critics Table, Austin, TX
2003
Annual Excellence in Art & Art History, Trinity University
2002
Full Scholarship, Pont-Aven School of Art and Texas French Heritage Society
SXSW Music Festival Showcase, Austin, TX

Selected Projects

2015
Installation + App Summer Dream, 2015, Austin, TX
2014
Arts in Public Places Permanent Collection, Geode, 2014, Austin, TX
2007
Installation, Mel Ziegler Mugs, Austin Museum of Art Shop, collaboration with Terra Goolsby, Austin, TX
Installation, Uptime, Blue Theater, Austin, TX
2006
Photo Archive, Trophy Collection
Installation, Blinded by the Light, Private Residence, Austin, TX
2005
Compact Disc, Open Doors Documentation
2004
Video, Fordweiser
Software, Gone Beautiful
Software, Selfish
2003
Performance, Through, Ruth Taylor Auditorium, San Antonio, TX
Robot Performance, Artbot: Lego Robot Drawings, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX
Typeface, Pettia
Compact Disc, Forty Second Scandals: Complement
Magazine, A Dotted Line
2002
Installation, Stained Grass Window, Tremalo Chapel, Pont-Aven, France
Installation, imag(e)nvironments1, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX
Installation, World Cup Communications, Fete de Cabannes, Pont-Aven, France
2001
Performance, Parable, Ruth Taylor Auditorium, San Antonio, TX
Compact Disc, Forty Second Scandals: Eudaimonia

Collectives, Groups, Organizations

2004-2008
Open Doors Collective, Art Collective
2002-
Complicate Everything Press, Independent Publisher
2001-2004
Scheme23a, Software Gallery, www.scheme23a.com
1997-2003
Forty Second Scandals, Experimental Rock Band

Public Collections

City of Austin Permanent Public Collection, University of Texas at Dallas, Joan Davidow, Till Richter Museum