CV/Resume


Born 1990 in Lewisville, TX

Raised around Chattanooga, TN

Lives and works in Chapel Hill, NC

Education

2019 MFA, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

2014   BFA, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN

2011   BA, Belhaven University, Jackson, MS

Selected Exhibitions

2019

(Upcoming: October 4th-November 30th) Dirty South, Artspace, Raleigh, NC

(Upcoming: April 19th-May26th) Sacred Wasteland: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2019, curated by William Thomas, Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, NC

Under the Rug, MFA Thesis Exhibition, Durham Fruit Company, Durham, NC

2018

Transgress, John and June Allcott Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC

Visions Provisions: Michael Keaveney + Jasper Lee + Laura Little, John and June Allcott Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC

The Mother, the Medium, and the Ghost: Laura Little + Sarah Elizabeth Cornejo, John and June Allcott Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC

Crook’s Corner, Selected works by Elin Slavick, Carrboro, NC

2017

Offline, Pop-Up Exhibition,  Love’s, Chattanooga, TN

All Things, Palace Picture House, Chattanooga, TN

2016

Day of the Legs, Pop-Up Exhibition, Barking Legs Theater, Chattanooga, TN

Shape Shifters: Laura Little (Solo Exhibition), Estate of Confusion, Chattanooga, TN

MAINX24, The Wheelhouse, Chattanooga, TN

Fresh: Emerging Artist Exhibition, August 12-September 30th, AVA: The Association for Visual Arts, Chattanooga, TN

Examinations: AVA Artists Reflecting on the Hunter Art Museum, AVA: The Association for Visual Arts, Chattanooga, TN

Art + Architecture, Wheelhouse, Chattanooga, TN, curator Romanova Art

Gallery for a Night: April Showcase, Barking Legs Theater, Chattanooga, TN

2015

2015 Artist Invitational, Gallery for a Night, Barking Legs Theater, Chattanooga TN

Emerging Artists Exhibition, Chattanooga Workspace, Chattanooga, TN

Laura Little + Nathan McKenney, Barking Legs Theater, Chattanooga, TN

Nostalgia, Chattanooga Workspace, Chattanooga, TN

On the Mountain: Selected Works, Lookout Mountain, GA

Yard Art: St. Elmo Edition, St. Elmo, TN

Art is For Lovers, Chattanooga Workspace, Chattanooga, TN

2014

Senior Thesis Exhibition: Show II, Cress Gallery, Chattanooga, TN

Inconspicuous, Apothecary Gallery, Chattanooga, TN

Big Bad Wax National Juried Exhibition, Jurors Kim Bernard and Susan Loden, Mount Dora Center for the Arts, Mount Dora, FL

2013

Whatever Bubbles Up, Graffiti Gallery, Chattanooga, TN

Laura Little + Molly Schimpf, Ava Landis Teaching Gallery, Chattanooga, TN

Haus of Minions II, 54th STREET, St. Elmo, TN

 Ashley Hamilton + Laura Little: An Intersection of Memory, 301 Gallery, Chattanooga, TN

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Juried Show, Juror Joseph Peragine, Cress Gallery, Chattanooga, TN

2012

Feedback, Tanner Hill Gallery, Chattanooga, TN, curator Katie Holden

Haus of Minions I, 54th STREET, St. Elmo, TN

Touch, Apothecary Gallery, Chattanooga, TN

2011

Annual Student Invitational Exhibition, Belhaven University, Jackson, MS

2010

Definition, Arte 360, Algeciras, Spain

Annual Student Invitational Exhibition, Belhaven University, Jackson, MS

Awards

 2017    Kachergis Award Graduate Assistantship, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

2014 Student Government Association Outstanding Senior Award, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

2009-11  Studio Art Scholarship, Belhaven University, Jackson, MS

Art Related Employment

2019 (Upcoming) Visiting Lecturer, ARTS 102 2D Design, Chapel Hill, NC

Teaching Fellow, ARTS 337 Special Topics: Aesthetics of Junk, Chapel Hill, NC

2018 Teaching Fellow, ARTS 104 Drawing I Foundations, Chapel Hill, NC

Graduate Assistant, BeAM Makerspace, Chapel Hill, NC

2017 Teaching Assistant to Elin Slavick, ARTS 499 Senior Studio Projects, Chapel Hill, NC

2015-17 Curator and Director of Gallery for a Night at Barking Legs Theater, Chattanooga, TN

2015      Permanent Collaborative Installation at Barking Legs Theater, Chattanooga, TN

2014      Root Kitchen and Wine Bar, commissioned paintings, Chattanooga, TN

2013     Glass House Collective, paid internship, muralist assistant to Shaun Larose, Chattanooga, TN

2012     Apothecary Student Gallery, Student Contributor, Chattanooga, TN

2010     Arte 360 Gallery, Resident Artist, Algeciras, Spain

2006    Hunter Art Museum of American Art, Internship, created podcasts for Art 21, Chattanooga, TN

Publications/Appointments

2019    Alec Critzer, UNC’s Art Department to Display Senior MFA Thesis at Durham Fruit Company, March 6th 2019, The Daily Tarheel, Chapel Hill, NC

2017    Tony Mraz, Going “Offline” With A Pop-Up Exhibition, July 5, 2017, The Pulse, Chattanooga, TN

2016    Lecturer, Examinations: Opal Reunion II by Robert Rauschenberg, Hunter Art Museum of American Art, November 5th, Chattanooga, TN

2016   Colin Morin: Seeing Classic Art Through the Eyes of Local Artists, November 2nd, The Pulse, Chattanooga, TN

2016   Hilary Eames: Inside AVAʼs Reinvigorated Space, June 29th, The Pulse, Chattanooga, TN

2014   Christine Cole: ʻBig Bad Waxʼ Exhibit Open at the Mount Dora Center for the Arts, January 10th, Orlando Sentinel, Mount Dora, FL