Tape, ink, vellum, pins, shadow
90" x 138" x 1"
mirrored mylar, vellum, pins, paint
24" x 51" x 1"
ink, tape on paper
21" x 30"
Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.
1999 Goldsmiths College/University of London, Masters in Fine Art.
1989 University of Washington, Seattle, BFA in Painting.
2001 International Residencies for Artists—Grant
2000 Pollock-Krasner Fellowship
1996 Pollock-Krasner Fellowship
1995 Art Matters, Inc. New York Grant
1994 Travel Grant for MacDowell Residency
2004 Artist Trust -Fellowship award
2004 ‘The Stranger’ Genius award for a visual artist
2004 Seattle Art Museum (Betty Bowen) award
2004 Nominated for “Neddy” fellowship
2001 Seattle Collects -Purchase Award, Seattle Arts Commission
2000 Poncho Special Recognition Award (Seattle Art Museum)
2000 PONCHO Artist-in-Residence at Pratt Fine Arts
1992 Washington State Artist Trust GAP Grant
1991 King County Arts Commission Gallery Grant
2001 Vivenda Santa Iria, Penedo,Portugal
1995 Centrum, Port Townsend, WA
1994 The MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH
Jan. 2005 The Art Gym- Marylhurst College, Portland (Group show)
Jan 2005 Material Evidence @ the Krannert Art Museum
April 2005 Infrastructure @ Voltaire Space, London, England (Group Show)
Sept/Oct 2004 ‘WONDERLAND’ @ Howard House
Spring 2004 -“Apparent Horizon @ PDX Contemporary Art,Portland.
Spring 2003 PICA wall project (Portland Institute of Contemporary Art) Foyer Wall Installation
Oct. 2002 ‘Acts of Drawing’ @ Howard House, Seattle
Feb, 2002 Tetris Drawings and Other New Work @ PDX Contemporary Art, Portland,
2000/01 ‘Borg Drawings—Resistance if Futile’ @Howard House,Seattle, WA (December/January)
1996-1991, Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA
Feb,2002/03 Out of Site: Fictional Architectural Spaces, curated by Anne Ellegood from the New Museum & Rhonda Howard. The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle
Sept.2002 Drawing Center, New York, Selections Benefit Show
Sept. 2002 Multiplex at Bumbershoot , Seattle. Curated by Michael Van Horn
Oct, 2001 LineFormColor, Howard House, Seattle Wa
Sept, 2001 "12 Views", Drawing Center, New York City, NY
2000 Ways of Living, Tablet Gallery, London
99/2000 Drawing Space, Curated by Beth Sellars at the Suyama Space, Seattle.
1999 Air Hockey Howard House, Seattle Wa
1999 Goldsmiths College, 1999 MA show.London, England
1999 Ways of Living, RMIT Gallery, Melbourne, Australia. Curated by Rozalind Drummond
1998 Insignificants, Malmo,Sweden
1998 Officeworld, London, England. Curated by Karolyn Hatton
1998 The Globe Gallery, Flashpoint, Tyne and Wear, England
1996 Kirkland Art Center, Drawings by Beffel,Chambers,Haven, Jones,
1995 Open Space Gallery, Victoria B.C. Canada. Abstraction =Representation.
( 10 Northwest artists) curated by Matthew Kangas.
1994 The SPACE Gallery, Chicago, “Contrari-wise Painting”, Abstraction=Representation. Curated by Steve LaRose.
1992 Jamison/Thomas Gallery, "Sign of the Cross", Portland, OR.
Curated by Chase Rynd, Director. Collaboration with Gail Grinnell
1991 King County Arts Commission Gallery, Seattle, WA
"Five Artists/Five Wall
1990 Center on Contemporary Art, Northwest Annual, Seattle, WA.
Curated by Benny Andrews.
1988 Blake Gallery, Seattle, WA.
2004 The Stranger, Vol 14 no.5, Oct 14-20 2004; The Stranger Genius Awards: Victoria Haven- An Artist Between Dimensions by Nate Lippens.
2004 10/08/04, Seattle Times; Landscapes, and the terrain of the body, by Matthew Kangas.
2004 10/01/04, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Victoria Haven’s knife draws a singular ‘Wonderland’. (What’s Happening Section p. 22) http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/visualart/193200_visual01.html
2002 Out of Site: Fictional Architectural Spaces (New Museum of Contemporary Art) Essays by Anne Ellegood , Mark Wigley and Rhonda Lane Howard.
2002 11/28-12/4/02; The Stranger,(Architecture: The Final Frontier)
2002 11/1/02;, (Review of "Acts of Drawing" at Howard House).The Seattle Times Sheila Farr
2000 12/14-20;The Stranger, (Impossible Objects-review of "Borg Drawings" solo show @ Howard House, Seattle)p.45.
1999 12/9;Seattle Weekly; (Visual Arts Feature)p.93
1999 12/16;The Stranger;(BIO:ART-Victoria Haven)
1999 12/9;The Stranger;(Shapely Art: Simple Tools, Big Ideas in Local Drawing Show)p.41
1999 11/11; The Seattle Times (Drawing the lines) Rev iew of Suyama Show .p.26
1999 March; Art Access .com (Victoria Haven: Finding More Than Meets the E ye)
1996 New American Paintings (A Quarterly Exhibition) juried by Jenny Blessing (Guggenheim Museum). Volume I, Number VI. Spring 1996.
1994 May ; New Art Examiner (review and photo printed of “Contrari-wise Painting” at the Space Gallery, Chicago).
1993 July/Aug; Reflex Magazine (review of show at Grover/Thurston Gallery
1991 May; Reflex Magazine (review of King County 'Five Artists-show)
1990 October 12; The Seattle Times (review of local galleries)
August 1999 Robert Ryman, New York, NY (wall drawing installation for private home)
July 1993 Talbot/Hagen Corporation, Bellingham WA.
(Three 60" x 48" paintings for permanent collection)
Henry Art Gallery, Seattle
City of Seattle -Portable Works
Great Northern Annuities, Seattle, WA
Talbot/Hagen Corporation, Bellingham, WA
SAFECO Collection—Seattle, WA
Nov. 2002 "Multi-Perspectives and Careening Order" Lecture at Henry Art Gallery
Nov. 2002 "Out of Site" Panel discussion with Anne Ellegood, Adam Ross, Jason Rogenes, Rhonda Howard.
Spring 2001 Nominating Committee for the Ned Behnke (Neddy)Award in Painting
July 1996- Contemporary Arts Council/Seattle Art Museum, Programming
May 1996 GAP Grant Juror for Artist Trust of Washington.
1994-97 Washington St. Artist Trust Auction Committee
Spring 1995 Center On Contemporary Art- Seattle. Programming Committee.
June 1993 Juror for the Women's Information Center- Cunningham Gallery/University of Wash.