CV

Chris Czaja
2016 S. Granada Dr. apt A Tempe, AZ 85282
(602) 882-4348
christopherczaja@gmail.com

Education:
BFA - Arizona State University (2015)

Exhibitions:
2017
Solo:
Onloaded: Chris Czaja - Honor Roll, Phoenix Institute of Contemporary Art (phICA), Phoenix AZ
October 20 - November 12, 2017
Curator: Ted G. Decker

Group:
Nasty Women: Phoenix Unite, Grand Arthaus, Phoenix AZ
Eat Your Art Out II, Crêpe Bar, Tempe AZ

2016
Now is Better Than Before (solo), 909 Gallery, Phoenix AZ
Eat Your Art Out, Crêpe Bar, Tempe AZ

2015
Overbooked, Harry Wood Gallery, Tempe AZ
The Paper Knife at MonOrchid, MonOrchid Gallery, Phoenix AZ
SLAM DUNK, Gallery 100, Tempe AZ

2014
The Paper Knife and Parliament Get Physical, Parliament Cultural Center, Tempe AZ
The Paper Knife Volume 2 Release, Cartel Coffee Lab, Tempe AZ
The Paper Knife and Parliament Work it Out, Parliament Cultural Center, Tempe AZ
Thermal PHX, MonOrchid Gallery, Phoenix AZ
The Paper Knife and Parliament Strike a Match, Parliament Cultural Center, Tempe AZ
The Paper Knife Keeps it Cool, Parliament Cultural Center, Tempe AZ

Awards:
Winner of the SMoCA Good ’n Plenty Artist Award 2015
ASU School of Art Honor’s Studio recipient 2014-2015

Professional Experience:
Visual Arts Teacher at BASIS.ed (2016-Present)
Co-Founder of Blushing Soup Press
Visual Art Curator for The Paper Knife 2013-2016
President of ASU Drawing & Painting Association 2014-2015

Press & Publications:
Phoenix New Times
Tempe Normal School Review Winter 2015
Tempe Normal School Review Spring 2015