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Born in Austin, Texas
Lives and works in the Washington, DC metro area

Education
2017 | MFA in Studio Art, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
2010-12 | Studio Art Foundations, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX
1993 | MBA and MA in Journalism, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
1990 | BA in Journalism, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

Solo Exhibitions
2018 | I Love To Hate You, IA&A at Hillyer, Washington, DC
2017-18 | Ironed Out, Bowie State University Galleries, Bowie, MD
2017 | Targets and Trophies, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

Selected Group Exhibitions
2018 | STIFF, Cade Center Gallery at Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, MD | Curated by René Treviño
Faculty Biennial, Julio Fine Arts Gallery at Loyola University Maryland, Baltimore, MD
2017 | Academy 2017, Connersmith, Washington, DC | Curated by Dr. Jamie Smith
Camp Artscape: Parents’ Day, Towson University Center for the Arts, Towson, MD
Embedded Sources, Full Circle Gallery, Baltimore, MD | Curated by Brian Miller
Macho - The Mask of Masculinity, DC Arts Center, Washington, DC | Curated by Rebecca Cross and Sarah Burford
Fused Fragments: The Art of Collage, Willow Street Gallery, Washington, DC
2016 | Cadence, Gallery B, Bethesda, MD | Curated by Kristine DeNinno
WPA Auction, Washington, DC | Curated by Kimberly Gladfelter Graham
2015 | The Gaps Between Us, Ortega y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY | Curated by Eric Hibit
Hothouse: ImPRINT, Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC
2014 | Colorscapes Exhibition, Takoma Park Community Center, Takoma Park, MD
Art-Craft-Art Exhibition, Strathmore Hall Foundation, Bethesda, MD
2013 | August Exhibit Artist, Foundry Gallery, Washington, DC
Member Exhibition, DC Arts Studios, Washington, DC
2012 | The People's Gallery Exhibit, City of Austin, Austin, TX
2010-11 | East Austin Studio Tour, Austin, TX
2006 | National Spring-Summer Exhibition Artist, American Juried Art Salon
2005 | National Juried Exhibit, Plano Art Association, Plano, TX | Curated by Charles DeBus, Noah Simblist, and Jennifer Spencer
25 Artists : 1 Night, Gallery Lombardi, Austin, TX
2004 | New Directions, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY | Curated by Tina Kukielski
40 Works, Studio Exhibit with Artist Ruben Dario Cruz, Austin, TX
2001 | Group Exhibition, Gallery Lombardi, Austin, TX

Awards
2014-17 | MFAST Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
2015 | The Trawick Prize, Semi-Finalist, Bethesda, MD

Curatorial Projects
2015 | New Light, Willow Street Gallery at DC Arts Studios, Washington, DC
2014 | South African Voices, Washington Printmakers Gallery, Washington, DC

Residencies & Additional Study
2016 | Vermont Studio Center, Artist-in-Residence, Johnson, VT
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives at the USC Libraries, Los Angeles, CA

Teaching
2017-18 | Affiliate Professor, Studio Arts, Loyola Maryland University, Baltimore, MD | Course: 2D Design
2016-18 | Adjunct Professor of Art, Bowie State University, Bowie, MD | Courses: Art History Survey, 2D Design
2014-16 | Graduate Teaching Intern, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD | Courses: Painting I, Sophomore Painting, Color Abstraction, Professional Development

Publications
2018 | Damon Arhos Channels Andy Warhol and Other Pop Art Greats at IA&A at Hillyer, Washington City Paper
Gallery: Damon Arhos' "I Love To Hate You", Metro Weekly
I Love To Hate You: Damon Arhos, IA&A at Hillyer Interview
2017 | Targets and Trophies, MatthewsPlace.com
Get Out: The List (August), Baltimore Style Magazine
2016 | WPA Auction Gala Artist Profile, Washington Project for the Arts
2015 | The Gaps Between Us, Ortega y Gasset Projects
Windows, Bourgeon
Hothouse: ImPRINT, Washington Project for the Arts
2014 | South African Voices, DCimPRINT
2012 | The People's GalleryCity of Austin Cultural Arts Division

Affiliations & Artist Presentations
2017 | MFA Thesis Presentation, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
Panelist, Macho - The Mask of Masculinity, DC Arts Center, Washington, DC
2013-17 | Studio Artist at DC Arts Studios, Washington, DC
2013-14 | Gallery Director at Washington Printmakers Gallery, Washington, DC
2012 | Gallery Preparator at Texas State University, San Marcos, TX
2010-12 | Studio Artist at Pump Project Art Complex, Austin, TX
2009-12 | Art City Austin Co-Chair & Volunteer, Austin, TX
2003-07 | Board Member at The Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, Austin, TX