E D U C A T I O N
2012  MFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
2012  Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture
2009  BFA, summa cum laude, University of Memphis
2008  Yale Summer School of Art

1  +  2   P E R S O N   E X H I B I T I O N S
2016  Everybody's Fool: Bannerette, Brooklyn, NY
           Blind Navigator: Crosstown Arts, Memphis, TN
2014  Joy Kill Joy: Southfork, Memphis, TN
2012  Rock Doctor: Caseworks, Art Museum of the University of Memphis
2010  In the Blood: Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Memphis, TN / Curated by Julie Pierotti
           Fervor: Material, Memphis, TN
2009  Two-Point Conversion: Jones Hall Gallery, University of Memphis, TN
2008  Dancing on Ground Zero: Forum+ Contemporary Art Space, Bruges, Belgium / Curated by Till-Holger Borchert
           Brooks Introduces Clare Torina: Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN / Curated by Tomi Durgin

S E L E C T E D   G R O U P   E X H I B I T I O N S
2017  Group Portrait: Unisex, Brooklyn, NY
           She's Not Smiling, She's Upside Down: Brooklyn, NY
2016  New Barracuda: Proto Gallery, Hoboken, NJ / Curated by Nicholas Cueva
           SkowheganPERFORMS: Socrates Sculpture Park, New York, NY
2015  Lolita's Prism: 2015 Kingston Sculpture Biennial, Kingston, NY / Curated by Bennett Wine
           Posse: Private Residence, Snowmass, CO / Curated by Sophia Rauch
2014  Buying Friends (The Kortman Collection): Urban Institute of Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, MI
           Soft Machines: Beverly's, New York, NY
           Static Cling: Penelope, Brooklyn, NY
           Future Visions: Torrance Shipman Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2013  Present Tense, The Art of Memphis 2001-Present: Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Memphis, TN / Curated by John Weeden
           SkowheganPERFORMS: Socrates Sculpture Park, New York, NY
           Sideways, This Time: Find & Form, Boston, MA / Curated by Kevin Frances
           Material Anthology: Crosstown Arts, Memphis, TN / Curated by Hamlett Dobbins
           Open House: Salon 151 / Brooklyn, NY
2012  Go To Pieces: Monya Rowe Gallery, New York, NY
           MDW Fair: Chicago, IL
           MFA Thesis Exhibition: Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
2011  Experience is Never Unattached: Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
           Roger's Grocery: Mess Hall, Chicago, IL
           Annual Group Exhibition: David Lusk Gallery, Memphis, TN
           Instruction Sets: Autumn Space, Chicago, IL
           Small(er) Works: Manifest Exhibitions, Chicago, IL
2010  Exhibition Momentum: Rhodes College/CODA, 287 Madison, Memphis, TN
2009  Hex: Marshall Arts, Memphis, TN
           Wonderland: 314 South Main, Memphis, TN
           Pulp: L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN
           Powerup: Powerhouse Memphis, Memphis, TN
           XII (B.F.A. Exhibition): Area 47, University of Memphis
           Double Date: Marshall Arts, Memphis, TN
           Los Angeles Art Fair: David Lusk Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
           Project Sketchbook: Rozelle Artists Guild, Memphis, TN
2008  Annual Group Exhibition: David Lusk Gallery, Memphis
           Yale/Norfolk Student Show: Norfolk, CT
2007  50th Annual Delta Exhibition: Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
           New Horizons Group Exhibition: West Tennessee Cultural Arts Center, Jackson, TN

P R E S S
2016  "Blind Navigator: Clare Torina and Alex Paulus," Crosstown Arts, video by Justin Thompson
            Review: "'Blind Navigator' at Crosstown Arts," by Eileen Townsend, The Memphis Flyer, Feb 18
            Review: "Alex Paulus, Clare Torina wend through creative byways in 'Blind Navigator,'" by Fredric Koeppel, The Commercial Appeal, Feb. 16
2014  Space/Launch, Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Issue #1
2013  Review: "Present Tense has stunning moments, surprising omissions," by Fredric Koeppel, The Commercial Appeal, Feb. 15
2012  "Tricks of the Eye” by Ionit Behar, Grupa o.k. Group-Work, SAIC MFA Exhibition, Spring 2012
           "Make Space: Clare Torina," MDW Fair, Chicago, IL
2010  Review: “Torinas’ visions similar but different” by Bill Ellis, The Commercial Appeal, Aug. 27
           Review: “Seen and Unseen” by Carol Knowles, The Memphis Flyer, Aug. 25
           Review: “Family Time” by Hannah Sayle, Exhibit M, Memphis Flyer, June 3
2009  “ArtsMemphisTV: Clare Torina” Live From Memphis and Arts Memphis, Sept. 2009
           Review: “Paper Play” by Carol Knowles, The Memphis Flyer, Aug. 26
           “Clare Torina and Stephen Almond: Young Artist Couple” Voices, Summer Issue
           Review: “Art Exhibit ‘Double Date’ is adventurous, even audacious” by Andria Lisle, The Commercial Appeal, Jan. 16
           Review: “Pretty Brutal” by Carol Knowles, The Memphis Flyer, Feb. 12
2008  Review: “Dance of the Dead, high five.” By Johan Debruyne, West Flanders News, Nov. 7

A W A R D S
2017  Education Fellowship, Wassaic Artist Residency
2012  Fellowship, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture
2009  Dean’s Creative Achievement Award, University of Memphis
           Departmental Creative Achievement Award, University of Memphis
2008  Ellen Battell Stoekel Fellowship, Yale School of Art
           Dana D. Johnson Scholarship, University of Memphis