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Chris Akin
updated: 07/28/2010
 
 
   
 
 
     
 
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Menil Gallery View 3
Menil Gallery View 5
Menil Gallery View 7
Menil Gallery View 4
Menil Gallery View 6
Menil Gallery View 1
Menil Gallery View 2
Menil Gallery View 12
Menil Gallery View 8
Menil Gallery View 13
Menil Gallery View 11
Menil Gallery View 18
Menil Gallery View 17
Menil Gallery View 16
Menil Gallery View 15
 
Portfolio Keywords:  architecture, repetition, site-specific
 
 
Menil Gallery View 3 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 3
Ink on Paper
December 24-26, 2009
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Menil Gallery View 5 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 5
Ink on Paper
December 18, 2009
8.5 " x  11 " 
Menil Gallery View 7 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 7
Ink on Paper
December 20, 2009
8.5 " x  11 " 
Menil Gallery View 4 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 4
Ink on Paper
December 26, 2009
8.5 " x  11 " 
Menil Gallery View 6 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 6
Ink on Paper
December 17, 2009
8.5 " x  11 " 
Menil Gallery View 1 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 1
Ink on Paper
January 23-31, 2010
8.5 " x  11 " 
Menil Gallery View 2 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 2
Ink on Paper
January 2-8, 2010
8.5 " x  11 " 
Menil Gallery View 12 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 12
Ink on Paper
December 6, 2009
11 " x  8.5 " 
Menil Gallery View 8 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 8
Ink on Paper
December 13, 2009
8.5 " x  11 " 
Menil Gallery View 13 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 13
Ink on Paper
December 9-10, 2009
8.5 " x  11 " 
Menil Gallery View 11 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 11
Ink on Paper
December 5, 2009
8.5" x  11" 
Menil Gallery View 18 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 18
Ink on Paper
November 22, 2009
8.5" x  11" 
Menil Gallery View 17 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 17
Ink on Paper
November 26-28, 2009
8.5 " x  11 " 
Menil Gallery View 16 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 16
Ink on Paper
November 28, 2009
8.5" x  11" 
Menil Gallery View 15 by Chris Akin
Menil Gallery View 15
Ink on Paper
November 22, 2009
8.5 " x  11 " 

Artist Statement
Artist Statement

These are drawings of The Menil Collection galleries.

Artist Bio / CV

Chris Akin

Born Houston, Texas, 1969
Studied at Odessa College, Odessa, Texas, 1988-90
Goucher College, Towson, Maryland, 1990-91
University of North Texas, 1991-94
Lives and works in Houston


Solo Exhibitions

2007
Chris Akin, Menil Floor Drawings, Devin Borden Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, Texas

2004
Chris Akin, Recent Drawings, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston Texas
Chris Akin, Drawings, Devin Borden Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, Texas
Chris Akin: Photographs, Brasil, Houston, Texas

Selected Group Exhibitions

2010                                                                                   Fotofest 2010 -  Modus:  Contemporary U.S. Photography, Lonestar College, Kingwood, Texas

2006
Assistance League of Houston Celebrates Texas Art 2007, Williams Tower, Houston, Texas
Under the Radar, 11 Emerging Photographers, Williams Tower, Houston, Texas

2005
Border to Border X, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, Tennessee (catalogue)
Texas Photographic Society’s 20th Annual Member’s Only Show, Galveston Arts Center (catalogue)

2003
The Tenth Juried Exhibition, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, Massachusetts
The Big Show, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, Texas (catalogue)

1996
Houston Area Exhibition, Blaffer Gallery, Houston, Texas (catalogue)

1995
12x12x12x95, San Jacinto College, San Jacinto, Texas

1994
Dishman Competition, Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas
Texas and Neighbors Art Competition, Irving Arts Center, Irving, TX (catalogue)

1992
Voertman Show, University of North Texas Gallery, Denton, Texas