Invitation to speak in the University of Pittsburgh Ecology and Evolution Seminar Series

Department of Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Nov. 14, 2012, 12pm The University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Biological Sciences has invited the artist to speak about her work in the Ecology and Evolution Seminar Series. She has been based in the department in an independently initiated residency with an evolutionary biology laboratory. The talk will

The Heinz Endowments and Pittsburgh Foundation have funded Settles’ laboratory residency

The Pittsburgh Foundation and The Heinz Endowments have funded the artist’s independently initiated residency and project with the Tonsor Evolutionary Biology Laboratory at the University of Pittsburgh. This funding recognizes the ongoing work of the social sculpture, a living work of art in which the scientists and artist are seeking to shift and influence each

Tapped to be Assistant Curator and Essayist for The Warhol’s Museum’s exhibition of artist-industry collaborations

Factory Direct, The Andy Warhol Museum, opening June 23, 2012 The Andy Warhol Museum has invited the artist to serve as Assistant Curator for the museum’s upcoming exhibition Factory Direct featuring collaborative works between national and international artists and Pittsburgh industries. She will also write the main essay for the exhibition catalogue. Eric Shiner, former curator

Marginal: A New Wall Drawing Environment

Friesen Galleries, Northwest Nazarene University, Nampa, ID, Oct. 28, 2011 – Jan. 27, 2012, The new wall drawing environment Marginal populates the gallery’s interstitial spaces with a wallpaper pattern by the Victorian designer and botanist, Dr. Christopher Dresser. The artist replaced parts of Dresser’s pattern with drawings of individual Arabidopsis thaliana plants – the first

New works on paper at California Polytechnic

Sept. 30 – Oct. 29, 2011 Curator Jeff VanKleeck has included the drawings Chimera and External Factors in Drawn In, an exhibition of contemporary drawing practice by five diverse artists. Chimera and External Factors explore the tension between pattern and chaos in the natural world. The artist draws Victorian design motifs as blinding voids that