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Education

2011 - MFA University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

2001 - Tamarind Institute of Lithography Professional Printer Training Program Albuquerque, NM

2000 - BA Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH

Selected Exhibitions

2017
- Songs from the Extraction Zones, Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico

- Family Style, Downtown Contemporary Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

- Paper Visions, 516 Arts, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2016
- Off the Record, Inpost Artspace, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2015
- Common Ground, Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, Michigan. Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, Michigan.

Visualizing Albuquerque, Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2014
- The Bold and the Beautiful: African American Masterworks from the Collection, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, Indiana

- Black and White, Inpost Artspace, Albuquerque, New Mexico

- History and Hope: Celebrating the Civil Rights Movement, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri

2013
- Indelible Images: The Politics of the Social in Contemporary Art, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, Indiana

2012
- Karsten Creightney: Works on Paper, Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, Michigan

- Once Upon a Time: Prints and Drawings That Tell Stories, Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, Michigan

- Local Exposure, Selby Fleetwood Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

- New Voices, New Visions, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, FortWayne, Indiana 2011
- Celebrating Diversity in Art, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri

- Wishful Thinking: New Paintings and Prints by Karsten Creightney, SCA Contemporary Art, Albuquerque, New Mexico

- New View: 17th Annual Juried Graduate Exhibition, Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2011
- Celebrating Diversity in Art, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri

- Wishful Thinking: New Paintings and Prints by Karsten Creightney, SCA Contemporary Art, Albuquerque, New Mexico

- New View: 17th Annual Juried Graduate Exhibition, Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2010
- Zanatta Editions, Sherry Leedy Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri

- Emergent Visions: Young Antiochians Make Art, Herndon Gallery, Yellow Springs, Ohio

- Inprint II, SCA Contemporary Art, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2009
- Burial, The Agency, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2008
- Crossing, Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico

- Splash: 14th Annual Juried Graduate Exhibition, UNM Art Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2007
- At First Sight, Jonson Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2006
- The Artwork of Karsten Creightney, Out Post Art Space, Albuquerque, New Mexico

- Ancestral Highway, Visiones Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Collections

Antioch College - Yellow Springs, Ohio

Arkansas Art Center – Little Rock, Arkansas

Beach Museum of Art - Manhattan, Kansas

Belger Arts Center - Kansas City, Missouri

Bernalillo County Public Art Collection - Albuquerque, New Mexico

Cleveland Museum of Art - Cleveland, Ohio

Detroit Institute of Art - Detroit, Michigan

Flint Institute of Arts - Flint, Michigan

Fort Wayne Museum of Art - Fort Wayne, Indiana

Kalamazoo Institute of Arts - Kalamazoo, Michigan

Muskegon Museum of Art - Muskegon, Michigan.

Minneapolis Institute of Arts - Minneapolis, Minnesota

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art - Kansas City, Missouri

Springfield Museum of Art - Springfield, Missouri

Tama University Art Museum - Kyoto, Japan

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