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EDUCATION
MFA Yale School of Art, New Haven CT
BFA Herron School of Art, Indianapolis IN
Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art, Norfolk CT

EXHIBITIONS & SCREENINGS       *solo/two-person
2019
Très Mall, Jepson Center Telfair Museum, Savannah GA, Jan 2-April 1 *

2018
Très Mall, Jepson Center Telfair Museum, Savannah GA, Oct. 15-Dec. 31 *
Très Mall, 135 W 42nd in Times Square New York NY, May 15-18 *
Très Mall, Morris Museum of Art, Augusta GA, Sept. 6 *
Conveyors, ADA Gallery, Richmond VA *
Everybody in the Pool, ADA Gallery, Richmond VA
Co-Workers, Augusta University GA *

2017
Convergence: Digital Media & Technology, Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland OR
Yud Video Project, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco CA
Image of a Rind, Bloomsburg University PA *
Add to Bag, MTSU Todd Art Gallery TN *
InLight, 1708 Gallery, Richmond VA

2016
UNTITLED Art Basel Miami, ADA Gallery, Miami FL *
Nothing Ritually, GRIN, Providence RI *
Après, Upfor Gallery, Portland OR **
Abstract Mind, CICA Museum, South Korea
What Happens When..., POWRPLNT, Brooklyn NY
FUTURE TALK, Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids MI
Ever-Pre-Given, West Virginia University, Morgantown WV

2015
Dog Jokes, ADA Gallery, Richmond VA *
Tele-novela, ACRE TV, curated by Robyn Farrell, Chicago IL
Capital Yes, Pearl Conard Gallery, Ohio State University, Mansfield OH *
Derek Larson, Hye Yeon Nam and Babycastles, Cal State University, Chico CA *
Nuit Blanche New York, PRAVA Festival, Washington DC
InLight, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond VA
Mon-i-ter, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa AL
Digital Native, The Front, New Orleans LA

PUBLICATIONS
Donegan, John. “Larson Examines the Decline of Malls.” RVA Mag, 26 Apr. 2018
Baker, Tora. “Conveyors: Derek Larson Creates Motorised Paintings.” Creative Boom Magazine. 16 Apr. 2018
Olson, Kristina. “A Conversation with Derek G. Larson.” ARTPULSE Magazine. 1 Nov. 2017
Gottschalk, Molly. "The 13 Best Booths at UNTITLED, Miami Beach." Artsy. 30 Nov. 2016. 
Creahan, D. "Miami Beach: Untitled Art Fair on Ocean Drive." Art Observed. 30 Nov. 2016
McQuaid, Cate. "The Play's the Thing." The Boston Globe. 25 Aug. 2016
Zevitas, Steven T. "South ed. #124" Curated by Emily Stamey. New American Paintings. June 2016
McQuaid, Cate. "Mitchell, Larson Correspond Playfully at Laconia." Boston Globe. 21 Oct. 2014
Zevitas, Steven T. "South ed. #112" Curated by René Morales New American Paintings. June 2014
Tarantola, Andrew. "Achieve Enlightenment in the Internet Age." Gizmodo. 19 Mar. 2014
Carey, Brainard. "Derek Larson." WYBC Yale Radio: Art World Demystified. 18 Dec. 2013
Burk, Drew S. "FULLSCREEN: Derek Larson." Big Red & Shiny: Vol. 2 #9. 17 June 2013
"FEATURED ARTIST: Derek G. Larson." Sculpture Center Tumblr. 07 Nov. 2013

COLLECTIONS
The New Orleans Museum of Art, Hull McKnight Georgia Cyber Center, The Jepson Center Telfair Museum, 
and private collections in Atlanta, Augusta, Detroit, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, Los Angeles, New Haven,
New Orleans, New York, Richmond, Seattle, St. Louis, Tacoma, Vienna, Liverpool & Nottingham UK.

GRANTS, ETC.
National Endowment for the Arts Grant
Vermont Studio Center, Helen Frankenthaler Fellowship, VT
MASS MoCA Residency, North Adams MA
Untitled Space Residency, Suzhou China
Arteles Residency, Haukijärvi Finland
Working Artist Grant/Purchase Award
Vermont Studio Center, David Bermant Fellowship, VT
Antenna Gallery Press Street Grant, New Orleans LA
Lillian E. Smith Residency, Piedmont College GA
Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship, Yale School of Art

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS / VISITING ARTIST
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond VA
Jepson Center Telfair Museum, Savannah GA
School of the Art Institute, Chicago IL
NYSCC Alfred University, Alfred NY
Morris Museum of Art, Augusta GA
Crosstown Arts, Memphis TN
University of Rochester NY
Southern Oregon University, Ashland OR
West Virginia University, Morgantown WV
Loyola University New Orleans LA
University of New Orleans LA
Georgia State University, Atlanta GA
University of North Texas, Denton TX
Ohio State University, Mansfield OH
California State University, Chico CA
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville AR
University of Wisconsin, Madison WI
University of Texas El Paso TX