About

NOAH SATERSTROM
noahsaterstrom@gmail.com

photo by Julia Martin

photo by Julia Martin

Raised in Mississippi and educated at Scotland’s Glasgow School of Art, Noah Saterstrom’s paintings, drawings, and animations have been shown most recently in Nashville, TN; New York, NY; New Orleans, LA; Seattle, WA; Brooklyn, NY; Tucson, AZ and Glasgow, Scotland. He has published essays and book collaborations with writers including Laynie Browne, Anne Waldman and Kate Bernheimer, and is the founder and curator of the online art journal Trickhouse.

Saterstrom’s work resides in private and public collections throughout the United States as well as Canada, Scotland, England, South Africa, Australia, Singapore, Japan and Panama. He has been Artist-in-Residence for HRH Prince Charles at Holyrood Palace in Edinburgh, Morris and Spottiswood in Glasgow, the Virginia Center for Creative Arts, and Exploded View Microcinema in Tucson. His paintings are widely collected by the Ritz-Carlton New Orleans. Currently represented by the Carol Robinson Gallery (New Orleans, LA), Fischer Galleries (Jackson, MS), Julia Martin Gallery (Nashville, TN) and the Dorpstraat Galery (Stellenbosch, South Africa), he lives in Nashville with his wife Julia and kids Vivian and Guston.


CURRICULUM VITAE

MFA, 2001, Glasgow School of Art, Scotland
BFA, 1998, University of Mississippi

Selected Exhibitions
2018 Peaceable Kingdom, Fischer Galleries, Jackson, MS (solo)
2017 Faces of Black Mountain College, Blue Spiral 1, Asheville, NC (solo)
2017 Shubuta & Other Stories, Julia Martin Gallery, Nashville, TN (solo)
2016 Natchez Bluff, Tricentennial Celebration, Natchez, MS (solo)
2016 Bird, Muzeumm, Los Angeles (group)
2015 When We Were Sun-Worshippers, La Esquina, NYC (Soho), NY (solo)
2015 To Match Our Dreams of Perfection, Carol Robinson Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2015 End of Summer, Caron Gallery, Tupelo, MS (solo)
2015 Faces, C3, Nashville, TN (solo)
2013 Babboo’s Moving Pictures, Exploded View Microcinema, Tucson (solo)
2013 Devotion Exhibition, Hedreen Gallery, Seattle (group)
2013 Float Me Down the River, Carol Robinson Gallery, New Orleans (solo)
2012  Text/Image Collaborations, Counterpath Press, Denver, CO (solo)
2011  Soldatesque, Collaboration with Anne Waldman, UA Poetry Center (solo)
2011 5 Text/Image Collaborations, Holden Gallery, Warren Wilson College (solo)
2010 Now We’ll Decide Who Comes From Where, Carol Robinson Gallery, New Orleans (solo)
2009
 Bunny Magic, Shelton Walsmith Studio, Brooklyn, NY (solo)
2007 
 Offertory, Carol Robinson Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2006
 Memory [Memory], public installation, Lodging House Mission, Glasgow, Scotland (solo)
2004
 New Work, Artbank, Glasgow, Scotland (solo)
2003
 Excavations, Carol Robinson Gallery, New Orleans (solo)

Books, Essays and Publications
2013 Floater, with text by Kate Bernheimer, drawings by NS, Origami Zoo Press
2013 A Conversation with Timothy Hyman, interview, Trickhouse.org
2012 Soldatesque/Soldiering, DVD 20min video, with text by Anne Waldman, paintings by NS, soundtrack by Ambrose Bye and Daniel Carter, essay by Bill Berkson, Fast Talking Music.
2011 Soldatesque/Soldiering with Dreams of Wartimes (with text by Anne Waldman), Blaze Vox Books
2011 Wastrels Hatch a Plan (with text by Kate Bernheimer), Drunken Boat #14
2011 Symmetry, collab. Timothy Dyke, The Spirit of Black Mountain College, Lorimer Press
2010 Ghosty (with text by Kristen Nelson), Drunken Boat issue 11
2010 Food Signs of The United States, interactive map, Trickhouse vol 4
2009 Empty Houses, 30min video essay
2007
 Amateur Art: an essay / Denver Quarterly, Spring 2007

Teaching
2018 Instructor, Penland School of Crafts
2017 Lecturer, Art Deparment, Belmont University, Nashville, TN
2015 Community Education Instructor, Watkins College of Art and Design, Nashville, TN
2013 Guest Lecturer, The New School for Public Engagement, the School of Media Studies
2013 Drawing for Writers, Instructor, Casa Libre en la Solana, Tucson, Arizona
2013 Drawing the Myth and Daydream, Instructor, The Drawing Studio, Tucson, Arizona
2012 Drawing the Myth and Daydream, Instructor, The Drawing Studio, Tucson, Arizona
2011 Text/Image Instructor, University of Arizona Poetry Center, Tucson, Arizona
2010 Text/Image workshop leader, collab. Kristen Nelson, Central School Project, Bisbee, Arizona
2007
 Text/Image Guest Instructor Naropa University Summer Writing MFA, Boulder, Colorado
2005/6 Adjunct Arts Instructor, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina
2003-6 Art Faculty and Gallery Director, Warren Wilson College, Swannanoa, North Carolina

Visiting Artist and Lectures
2016 Guest Instructor, Mississippi Art Colony
2014 Paperworks, Tucson, AZ
2012 Poetry Off the Page Symposium, Panel Moderator, UA Poetry Center, Tucson, AZ
2011 Empty Houses video screening, Pace University, Warren Wilson College
2011 Guest Lecturer, Univ. of Dallas, Appalachian State University, Western Carolina University
2010 Guest Lecturer, Univ. of AZ Poetry Center, Fairfield Univ. Writing MFA
2010 Empty Houses video screening, New Jersey Inst. of Technology,
2009
 Empty Houses video screening Univ. of Denver, Katrina Conference
2009 Plaster casting workshop, Central School Project, Bisbee, Arizona
2008
 Guest Lecturer, Univ of Arizona
2005/6 Guest Instructor, Mississippi Art Colony
2005/6 AP Reader/Consultant, College Board, College of New Jersey
2004 Head Judge, South Carolina State Fair Fine Art Competition
2003
 Guest Instructor, Glasgow School of Art, Painting Department

Grants, Residencies and Awards
2013 Artist residency, Exploded View Micro-cinema, Tucson, AZ
2012 New Works Project Grant, Tucson Pima Arts Council, Tucson, AZ
2010 Curator-in-Residence, Central School Project, Bisbee, AZ
2009
 Artist-in-Residence, Central School Project, Bisbee, AZ
2008
 Recipient, Bisbee Arts Council Project Grant
2005 Visual Arts Fellow, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts
2005 Public Artworks Project Grant recipient, Arts and Business, Edinburgh, Scotland
2001
 Isle of Arran Distilleries Graduate Fellowship, Arran, Scotland
2000
 Artist-in-residence, HRH Prince of Wales, Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh, Scotland

Organizations:
2008 – Present Founder/Curator, Trickhouse.org, Cross-disciplinary Arts Journal
2010 – 2014 Co-organizer Trickhouse Live performance series, Casa Libre en la Solana
2010 – 2014 Board Member, Casa Libre en la Solana
2010 – 2013 Grants Committee Member, Tucson Pima Arts Council