Caleb Engstrom 

b. 1984 North Carolina

EDUCATION

2020 MFA Candidate, University of California, Irvine

2007 BA, University of Iowa

2003-2004 Greenville College

GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2019

GLAMFA: Greater Los Angeles Master of Fine Art Exhibition, Long Beach, CA (upcoming)

2018

Present Tense, Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA

2014

Winter Carnival, Lynden Sculpture Garden, Milwaukee, WI

2011

Free Parking; RePop, Brooklyn, NY

Trusst; Base Space, Ridgewood | Queens, NY | In conjunction with Poetry Time at Space Space

2010

NURTUREart Benefit; ZieherSmith, New York, NY | Curated by Dan Cameron, Ceci Moss, Jane Panetta and Krista Saunders

Wild Roses; 245 Varet, Brooklyn, NY

Heed The Machine, Illustrious; St. Cecilia, Brooklyn, NY

Because the Night , Aurora Picture Show/DiverseWorks, Houston, TX | curated by Sabina Ott

Ideal X; Molekula, Rijeka, Croatia & Grinnell College | Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell, IA

One vertical, unwavering band of light; Coe College, Cedar Rapids, IA

five hundred and thirty-one; Marshall Arts, Memphis, TN

2009

Because the Night; Guggenheim Gallery at Chapman University, Orange, CA | curated by Sabina Ott

Outside/In; Big Car Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

2008

Temporary Allegiance; Gallery 400 | University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

Paths of Desire; St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA - curated by David Dunlap

Iowa Line Drawing:Welcome to Maquoketa - w/performance; The Helm Gallery (APT), Tacoma,

PUBLICATIONS

2018

Ethan McGinnis, “Art Subjects” Interview, KUCI Radio, Irvine, CA, August 24th, 2018.

2011

Moeller, Andrew. “Caleb Engstrom.” w/ poet Lucy Ives, Hannah (han’na) n.: A Book of Collaborations Between Painters and Poets Vol. 2: 7.

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2011

Finalist for the Lori Ledis Emerging Curator Program - BRIC | Brooklyn, NY

2008

ASDF Makes Grant Recipient - ASDF– is a host of collaborative projects by Mylinh Trieu Nguyen and David Horvitz. Most can be translated through digital mediums, enabling free access and reproduction of the files.