AUNIA KAHN

Aunia@auniakahn .com
www.auniakahn.com

2010                            AS Psychology, California Coast University
2018                            BS Psychology, California Coast University

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013 Silence of Broken Ground · Pop Gallery · Santa Fe NM
2012 Our Intrepid Discoveries · Articulated Gallery · San Francisco CA
2011 Our Intrepid Delusion · Kayo Gallery · Salt Lake City · UT
2010 Our World of Reminiscence · Urban Art · Collinsville IL
2009 Our Intimate Perception · Concrete Ocean Gallery · St. Louis MO
2009 Our Forbidden Solution · Schmidt Art Center · Belleville IL
2008 Our Quiet Earthquake · Eclectix Gallery · El Cerrito CA
2007 Our Perfect Poison · The Ground Floor · Belleville IL
2006 Our Common Silence · Cummel’s Cafe · St. Louis MO
2005 Our Human Error · The Ground Floor · Belleville IL

2/3 PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2014 Intimate Dialogues · Pink Zeppelin Gallery · Germany
2014 3 Person Exhibition “Persona” · Bash Contemporary · CA
2014 Rough & Ready Sideshow · Bash Contemporary · CA

MUSEUM EXHIBITIONS

2013 Choice Art · Contemporary Art Museum · Saint Louis MO
2011 Bodies of Waters · IMOCA · Indianapolis IN
2008 Ventipertrenta · IDCA · Italy
2007 49th International Awarded Exhibit · SDAI · San Diego CA
2007 Bi-Annual Artists Competition · Mitchell Museum · Mt. Vernon IL

CURATED EXHIBITIONS

2014 Tarot Under Oath · Last Rites Gallery · New York NY
2013 L’innamorato · The Potters Wife Gallery · Fort Wayne, IN
2012 Moon Goddess · Modern Eden Gallery · San Francisco CA
2010 Lowbrow Tarot Project · La Luz De Jesus · Los Angeles CA
2008 Bootiful Deadness · OnLine Exhibit
2008 Darkest Dreams a Lighted Way · Fort Gondo · St. Louis MO
2006 The Beauty From Within · Art Dimensions Woman’s Gallery · St. Louis MO
2006 Art of Being a Woman · Art Dimensions Woman’s Gallery · St. Louis MO

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 Antler Gallery Artist Showcase  · LA Art Show · CA
2015 Phantastische Venus · Viechtach Old City Hall ·  Germany
2015 Haven · Haven Gallery · NY
2015 Unnatural History · Antler PDX Gallery ·  OR
2015 Low to Pop LxFactory · Lisbon, Portugal
2015 Group Exhibit  · Baker + Hesseldenz Design · AZ
2015 Grimm Exhibit  · The Dream Factory · Germany
2015 Low to Pop LxFactory · Lisbon, Portugal
2015 Small Works Invitational · Baker + Hesseldenz Design · AZ
2015 Cimmerian · Gristle Art Gallery · NY
2015 Peepshow · Stranger Factory · NM
2014 Grimms Fairy Tales, Arch Enemy Art ·  PA
2014 In Missa Interfectionis ·  Stephen Romano Gallery·  NY
2014 Frida ·  Distinction Gallery ·  CA
2014 Rough & Ready Sideshow ·  Bash Contemporary, CA
2014 Crows are Following Us · FB69 · Germany
2014 Twice Told Tales · Flower Pepper Gallery · Pasadena CA
2013 Surreal Salon 6 · Baton Rouge Gallery · Baton Rouge LA
2013 Things Before Breakfast · Dream Factory · Germany
2013 ReErmerge Art Show · Affordable Art Fair · Hong Kong
2013 End of Days · Sacred Gallery · New York NY
2013 Public/Private · Woman Made Gallery · Chicago IL
2013 OAC Art on the Move · Thinkspace Gallery · Culver City, CA
2012 Wayward Fairy Tales · Modern Eden Gallery · San Francisco CA
2012 Political Posters · Detroit Contemporary (CAID) · Detroit MI
2012 POP Femme Sugar Coated Strange · Pop Gallery · Santa Fe NM
2011 The 13th Hour · Last Rites Gallery · New York NY
2011 Erotica in Art & Design · Erotic Museum · Amsterdam
2011 Relaunch Exhibition Part I · Varnish Fine Art · San Francisco CA
2011 von Scaramouche Print Exhibition · Cinema du Parc · Canada
2011 Ventipertrenta · Galeria of Tecate · México
2010 Dark and Lovely · Parlor Gallery · Asbury Park NJ
2010 Love Conquers All · Thinkspace Gallery · Culver City CA
2009 16th Annual Dìa de los Muerto Exhibit ·Maude Kerns Art Center’s · Eugene OR
2009 Midnight Oils: The Devil is in the Details · Mills Pond Gallery · New York NY
2009 Damned II [Special Guest Artist] · Tangent Gallery · Detroit, MI
2009 The Dirty Show [Special Guest Artist]· Detroit MI
2009 The Essence of Classic Modernism · Ciao Gallery · Wilson WY
2008 Art for Human Rights [Amnesty International Event] · Hilton Hotel · St. Louis MO
2009 Multiversal · Art Basil · Miami FL
2009 Feminality · The Hive Gallery · Los Angeles CA
2008 New & Improved · Los Angeles Center for Digital Art · CA
2008 Midnight Oils · Mills Pond Gallery · New York NY
2008 A Politic · Reflect Arts · New York NY
2008 Book in Photography · New Image Gallery · West Hollywood CA
2008 Relics & Remembrances · Reflect-Arts · New York NY
2008 Bitter Fruits · Altered Esthetics · Minneapolis MN
2008 Heart Attack · Eclectix Gallery · El Cerrito CA
2007 Metzger Memorial National Exhibit · St. Louis Artists Guild · St. Louis MO
2007 Masks · Tangent Gallery · Sacramento CA
2007 Me, Myself & Eye · Chico Art Center · Chico CA
2007 It’s Humble to be Good [©Poppertunity Award Winners] · ©POP Gallery · Detroit MI
2007 American Democracy Project Redux · Regional Arts Commission · St. Louis MO
2007 SDAI 49th International Awarded Exhibit · San Diego Art Institute · San Diego CA
2007 Wine Label Winners Exhibit · Les Bourgeois Vineyards · Rocheport MO
2007 ©Poppertunity · ©POP Gallery · Detroit MI
2006 3 Things Never Talk About · Art Saint Louis Gallery · St. Louis MO
2006 Emerging Artists National Scene · Saint Louis Artists’ Guild · St. Louis MO
2006 Rusty Spring · Art Dimensions Gallery · St. Louis MO
2006 In Our Lifetime · Washington School of Photography · Bethesda MD
2006 LACDA Top 40 · Los Angeles Center for Digital Art · Los Angeles CA
2005 Figuratively Speaking · St. Louis Artists’ Guild · St. Louis MO
2005 Works in Clay/Night & Day · St. Louis Artists’ Guild · St. Louis MO
2005 Artists Competition · Mitchell Museum · Mt. Vernon IL
2005 Voices Within, Surviving Through the Arts · St. Louis Artists’ Guild · St. Louis MO

JUDGE FOR AN EXHIBITION

2013 SCEEN · Gallery Altius · MO
2013 Touched By Violence · Framations Gallery · MO

HONORS, AWARDS & PRIZES

2017 Judges Choice Award · Photozone · OR
2013 Apex Magazine Cover of the Year 2012 · Apex Magazine
2013 Honorable Mention · Photo Op · Saint Louis Artist Guild · MO
2012 First Place in Digital · Art Gallery Altius · Saint Louis MO
2012 First Place Self Portraiture · Gallery Altius · Saint Louis MO
2012 3rd Place in Show · Gallery Altius · Saint Louis MO
2012 3rd Place in Show · Beyond the Lens Gallery VII · Framations Gallery · Saint Louis MO
2009 Award of Excellence · Photographers Forum Magazine
2009 Awarded Solo Exhibit by Judges Vote · Bleeding Hearts Photo Contest · IL
2008 Peoples Choice Award · Ventipertrenta Juried Exhibition · Italy
2008 3rd Place Juried · Ventipertrenta Juried Exhibition · Italy
2008 Juried Calendar Winner [Art Show December 2009] · Altered Aesthetics · MN
2008 First Place · Missouri Alliance for Animals Legislation · MO
2008 Honor Awards (X2) · Reflect-Arts · NY
2007 Canson Inc. Award · St. Louis Artists’ Guild · MO
2007 Honor Award · Chico Art Center · CA
2007 People Choice Award · CPop Gallery · MI
2007 Art on Ltd Ed. Wine Bottles · Le Bourgeois Vineyard · MO
2006 3rd Place · Art Dimensions Gallery Woman’s Gallery · MO
2006 Honor Award · Art Saint Louis · MO
2006 Kiwanis Art Award Merit · Southwestern Illinois College · IL
2005 First Place Graphics · Mitchell Museum · IL
2005 Top Award · St. Louis Artists’ Guild · MO

INVITED LECTURES

Contemporary Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
Southwestern Illinois College, Belleville, IL
Southwestern Illinois College, Granite City, IL
Saint Louis Community College, Saint Louis, MO
McKendree University, Lebanon, IL
Schmidt Art Center, Belleville, IL
Spelman College, Atlanta, GA
Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, IL
Washington University, Saint Louis, MO
Agnes Scott College, Decauer, GA
St. Raphael Middle School, MO
Emory College, Atlanta, GA
Selvidge Middle School, Saint Louis, MO
Art Mart, Saint Louis, MO

SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY

Witch’s Oracle · Brooks, M. · Schiffer Publishing  · 2015
Avalanche of White Reason · Kahn, A. · Alexi Era Publishing  · March 2015
Tarot Under Oath · Kahn, A., Moon, R. · Lokreign Publishing  ·  2015
Lowbrow Tarot Book & Deck · Kahn, A., Moon, R. · Schiffer Publishing  ·  2013
Inspirations for Survivors · Kahn, A., Moon, R. · Schiffer Publishing  ·  2012
Love Notes · Vagabondage Press · Poetry Feature · pp. 20 · Feb 2012
Dark Arts II · Barbera, N. · Sunbury Press · 2011
Silver Era Tarot · Kahn, A., Moon, R. · Schiffer Publishing  ·  2010
Max & The Siamese Twins · Stout, M. · 2009

PUBLICATIONS / REVIEWS

Bogamia Magazine · Art Feature · pp. 71-76 · March 2012
Filigree Magazine · Art Feature · Summer 2012
Meuse Magazine · Interview & Art Feature · Vol. 4 · May/June 2012
Shots Magazine · Photography Feature · No. 113 · pp. 20 · Autumn 2011
Art Si Magazine · Interview & Art Feature · pp. 56-59 · May/June 2011
Catapult Magazine · Art Feature · pp. 30 · Sep 2011
N-Sphere · Art Feature · pp. 34-47 · June 2011
Poets & Artists · Write Up & Art Feature · Nov 2011
Find Magazine · Art Feature · Issue 6 · pp. 48 · Summer 2011
The Battered Suitcase · Cover, Interview & Art Feature · Issue 2 · Autumn 2010
SLAM Magazine · Cover, Interview & Art Feature · Issue 4 · pp. 11-16 · March 2010
Alt Noir · Interview & Art Feature · Issue 4 · pp. 20-23 · Jan 2010
PLM Magazine · Art Feature · Issue 2 · April 2009
Devolution Magazine · “Controversial, Cheepy, and Contemporary Artwork” · Issue 21 · p. 40-43 · May 2009
Razor Blade Society · Interview & Art Feature · Issue 3 · p. 28-31 · Nov 2009
Saint Louis Sinner · Interview & Art Feature · Issue 2 · p. 19 · March 2009
Southwest City Journal · Feature, By: Shawn Cubb · 2009
Noize Magazine · Interview & Art Feature · Issue 7 · p. 33-35 · July 2009
Abort Magazine · Art Feature · Issue 11 · pp. 31-32 · June 2009
UCE Magazine · Art Feature · Issue 13 · pp. 6, 15-20 · March 2009
Grab Magazine · Interview & Art Feature · Issue 7 · pp. 9-13 · March 2009
Soul Magazine Us · Art Feature · Issue 32 · March 2009
Not One Of Us · Photography Feature · Back Cover · Jan 2009
Imago · Short Story & Art Feature · “One Day After” · Issue. 04 · pp. 113 · Oct 2009
Rimfrost · Interview & Artwork Feature · Issue 16 · pp. 28-31 · Nov 2008
Horror Magazine · Interview & Art Feature · May 2008
DoDMAG · Art Feature · Back Cover · Jan 2008
East Bay Express · Exhibition Write Up · Oct 2008
Shimmer · Front & Back Cover · Art Feature · Spring 2008
Springfield Republican · Exhibition Write Up · March 2008
Dark Realms Magazine · Interview & Artwork Feature · Issue 92 · pp. 18-19 · 2008
Refused Magazine · Art Feature · Issue 4 · pp. 18-19 · Fall/Winter 2007
Dark Spy Magazine · Interview & Art Feature · Aug 2007
Snap Magazine · Art Feature · pp. 67-69 · March 2007
Stone Magazine · Art Feature · Issue 10 · pp. 67-69 · March 2007
Crawling Tunes Magazine · Art Feature · Issue 2 · pp. 23 · Aug 2007

WRITING CREDITS

TABI · The Tarot Reader · “Lowbrow Tarot Article” · Issue. 39 · pp. 1,15 · Feb 2011
Imago · Short Story & Art Feature · “One Day After” · Issue. 04 · pp. 113 · Oct 2009

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

Schmidt Art Center, Belleville, IL