The White Columns Curated Artist Registry is an online catalog of digital images documenting the work of artists who are not affiliated with a commercial gallery in New York City. Each submission is reviewed by our curatorial staff; in order to be considered for the registry, one must submit work digitally via this website.
2015 MFA, Studio Art
University of California at Santa Barbara
2008 BFA, Sculpture and Extended Media
Virginia Commonwealth University
2004 BA, Political Science
George Washington University
SELECTED SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2017 Looser Sense of Self, Inner Space, Jersey City NJ
2016 Means of Lever, WOLLA, Los Angeles CA
2015 ((flexible necks)), UCSB Glassbox Gallery, Santa Barbara CA
Drought Resistant, CJM:LA, Santa Barbara CA
2014 Some other time travel, California State University - Channel Islands, Camarillo CA
2013 space+craft, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington VA
2012 i built this for you, Flashpoint Gallery, Washington DC
2017 A Narrow Passage, Noysky Projects, Los Angeles CA
Conceding, our eyes shift, Basement Projects, Santa Ana CA
Illuminating Threads, Dalton Warehouse, Los Angeles CA
2016 WOMEN ON THE FENCE, MOTHERSHIP, Desert Hot Springs CA, organized by HER/LA, Hayley Barker &
Andrea Marie Breiling
Analog Watch, CES Gallery, Los Angeles CA
2015 Full Circle, Merchants of Reality, San Francisco CA
Fragment, UCLA New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles CA
AOKOA, curated by Warren Schulteis, TSALA, Los Angeles CA
Peak Experiences, Shangri-La, curated by Michelle Chong, Twentynine Palms CA
GLAMFA 2015, California State University - Long Beach, Long Beach CA
Origins, Elephant Art Space, Los Angeles CA
The New Familiar, curated by Steven Frost, Long Beach Arts Exchange, Long Beach CA
Mystical Absolutes, UCSB MFA Thesis Show, ADA Museum, Santa Barbara CA
2014 (e)merge, curated by Victoria Reis, represented by Transformer Gallery, Washington DC
Interweb, curated by Ana Torok, Grand Art Haus, Brooklyn NY
GLAMFA 2014, California State University - Long Beach, Long Beach CA
Drift & Fixation, curated by Kai Tepper, Arts Fund Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara CA
In, Into, On, Onto: First Year Review, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara CA
Spectacular Subdivisions, curated by Jay Lizo, High Desert Test Sites and Monte Vista Projects, Wonder Valley CA
Not so solo, Gallery 1328, Santa Barbara CA
2013 Nostalgia Structures, curated by Phil Davis, Gateway Arts Center, Brentwood MD
Likely, Small Room Gallery, Washington DC
Momentum Interrupted, Source Festival, Washington DC
Social Construction, curated by Blair Murphy, Arlington Arts Center, Washington DC
Expansions, curated by Victoria Reis, Transformer Gallery, Washington DC
2012 Outside In, TSV Berlin, curated by Isabel Manolo, Berlin Germany
19 Ways of Looking at Painting, curated by Mariah Johnson, Porch Projects, Washington DC
Machines for Living, curated by Jenny Sidhu Mullins, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington VA
2011 Proximity to Practice, curated by Stefanie Fedor, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington VA
(e)merge, curated by Karyn Miller, represented by Flashpoint Gallery, Washington DC
All in All, curated by Mariah Johnson, Porch Projects, Washington DC
A Redundancy of Streets, Con Artist, New York NY
Young Prince George’s, Maryland State Capitol Building, Anapolis MD
The Infinite Reduced to 2968, Washington Project for the Arts, Washington DC
2010 All Mixed Up, juried by Phillipa Hughes, Gateway Arts Center, Brentwood MD
Art is Transition Series: suddenspace, Arlington VA
Coverage, artdc Gallery, Hyattsville MD
Strassen Kunst, Artspace Gallery, Richmond VA
2009 New Waves 2009, Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia Beach VA
Crossing Lines, Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, Wilmington DE
Paintpresent, Lexington Art League, Lexington KY
NorthSouthEastWest, ZigZag, The Plains VA
The Axis Alley Project, Baltimore MD
2017 Chunara, Nazish. Venison. "Review: A Narrow Pasage." Nov. 3, 2017.
d'Avignon, Angella. Contemporary Art Review Los Angeles. "Conceding, our eyes shift at Basement Projects."
Oct. 25, 2017.
2014 Melroy, Patrick, Raymond Douglas, David Langer. Towned Podcast. December 22, 2014.
Cauterucci, Christina. City Paper. “The Best of the Fest: (e)merge Fair Superlatives. October 3, 2014.
Strong, Gabie. Earth Art Radio: KCHUNG 1630am. April 29, 2014.
Woodard, Josef. Scene Magazine. “Landscape Revisited and Rethought.” April 25, 2014.
Stringfellow, Kim. KCET. “Spectacular Subdivisions: The Art of the Home.” April 8, 2014.
2013 Jenkins, Mark. Washington Post. “Nostalgia Structures.” August 11, 2013.
Hedgepeth, Cara. Maryland Gazette. “Nostalgia Structures at Brentwood Art Exchange focus on the theme of memory.” [Online] Available: Maryland Gazette. July 15, 2013
Cusick, Nicole. DC Theater Arts. “Source Festival: Momentum Interrupted. [Online] Available: DC Metro Theater Arts. June 12, 2013.
E. Brady Robinson. Professional Arts Magazine. “DIY: Artist Run Spaces.” [Online] Available: Professional Artist Magazine. April/May 2013 Issue.
Jenkins, Mark. Washington Post. “Expansions.” [Online] Available: Washington Post. April 11, 2013.
2012 Manolo, Isabel. The Studio Visit. “Megan Mueller and Sam Scharf exhibit in Berlin.” [Online] Available: The Studio Visit. Sept. 1, 2013.
Hope, Eric. East City Arts. “19 Ways of Looking at Painting.” [Online] Available: East City Arts. Aug. 17, 2012.
Jenkins, Mark. Washington Post. “Photographers wing their way through America.” July 6, 2012: C8.
Washington Post Express. “A Room of One’s Own.” July 5, 2012: E16.
George, James. Arlington Examiner. “Megan Mueller, artist, Arlington Art Center Exhibit.” [Online] Available: Examiner. May 13, 2012.
GRANTS, AWARDS, AND RESIDENCIES
2017 Awesome Foundation Grant, Los Angeles Chapter
2015 Florimbi/Simon Award, University of California Santa Barbara Art Department
2014 Academic Senate Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award Nomination, University of California Santa Barbara
Block Grant, University of California Santa Barbara, Art Department
Levitan Grant, University of California Santa Barbara Art Department
Summer Residency, ACRE Projects
Travel Grant, University of California Santa Barbara
Humanities & Social Sciences Research Grant, University of California Santa Barbara
2013 University of California Santa Barbara Art Department Block Grant
2011 Semifinalist, Trawick Price, Bethesda MD (Jurors: Amy Hauft, Dr. Sarah Newman & Sue Spaid)
2010 Juror’s Prize, All Mixed Up, Gateway Arts Center, Brentwood MD (Juror: Phillipa Hughes)
2009 Pyramid Atlantic/Plaza Artist in Residence Grant, Silver Spring MD
2012 Lecture, American Art Museum, Washington DC, June 24, 2012
2011 Lecture, American University, February 22, 2011
2010 Lecture, Virginia Commonwealth University, October 21, 2010