B. 1982, Lakeland, FL
Lives and Works in Chicago, IL
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
MFA 2010, Fiber and Material Studies
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate 2006
Florida Southern College
2013 Holly Murkerson and Neal Vandenbergh, Roots and Culture, Chicago (Upcoming December 6)
Imperfect Symmetry, Curated by Karsten Lund and Sara Black, A + D Gallery, Columbia College,
Chicago (Upcoming October 3 - November 7)
ADDS DONNA - Between Hearth & Campfire, Open Gallery, Nashville, TN
2012 Make Space at MDW Fair, Chicago, IL
Sea Change, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL
Mémoire Involontaire, Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY
21st Evanston and Vicinity Biennial, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL
Performance in collaboration with Coppice, High Concept Laboratories, Chicago, IL
It’s a Small, Small World, Family Business, New York, NY
ADDS DONNA – Archipelago, Manifest Exhibitions, Chicago, IL
2011 Aqua Art Miami with ArtSlant, Miami, FL
Landlocked Blue, Julius Caesar, Chicago, IL (solo)
Peregrine Papers - Small Mysteries, MDW Fair, Chicago, IL
Pocket, cArt Watch, San Juan, Puerto Rico
2010 A Christmas Funraiser, The Hills Esthetic Center, Chicago, IL
Coming and Going, Zrobili, Chicago, IL (two-person show with Erin Washington)
Infra-Ordinary, Graduate Exhibition, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Sullivan Galleries
2009 Around the Coyote Winter Fundraiser, Splat Flats, Chicago, IL
2008 Platform Florida, Lakeland, FL
2007 Chautauqua 50th National Exhibition of American Art, Chautauqua, NY
New Art 2007, National Emerging Artist Competition, MPG Contemporary, Boston, MA
2006 Kiki Smith: Medici Award Art Auction, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Student Annual Exhibition, Grossman Gallery, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Post-Baccalaureate Exhibition, Weems Atrium, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
2005 So This is the New Year, Lakeland, FL
Mead, Amanda. "Holly Murkerson - Landlocked Blue." The Chicago Arts Archive, August 27, 2011.
Ruiz, Steve. "Infinite Tundra." Art Slant Chicago, August 8, 2011.
Francis, Sean. "Julius Caesar: Small but mighty." Chicago Tribune, August 4, 2011. P. 62-63.
Voeller, Megan. "Get the blues in Polk County: Platform Florida puts on a multimedia showcase."
Creative Loafing, February 27, 2008.
Quetchenbach, Bernard and John Haldeman, Eds. Lake Hollingsworth: Reflections and Studies on a Florida Landmark. 2005. Pages xxxii, 221.
Pleasant, Matthew. "Art against apathy." The Ledger. 09 Jan 2005. B3.