Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hill, MI, MFA in Painting
Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, B.A. in Fine Arts, Minor: Anthropology Phi Beta Kappa; Summa cum laude with highest honors in fine arts
Chautauqua School of Art, Chautauqua NY
AWARDS and GRANTS
Emerging Artist-in-Residence, Joan Mitchell Center, New Orleans, LA
Platforms Grant, Platforms Fund: a regranting effort of Antenna Gallery, Ashé Cultural Arts Center and Pelican Bomb with support from the Andy Warhol Foundation
Cranbrook Educational Community President’s Award
Merit Scholarship, Cranbrook Academy of Art
Honorable Mention, Louisiana Contemporary Juried Show, Ogden Museum of Southern Art
Vermont Studio Center Full Fellowship Award, Vermont Studio Center, Johnston, VT
Mitchell Siporin Memorial Prize for Painting, Brandeis University
Thigmotropia, Popps Packing, Hamtramck, MI
Artist Spotlight: Hannah Chalew, Fayetteville Underground, Fayetteville, AK
Nature of the City, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Steady Creep, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
No Man’s Land, Delgado Community College, New Orleans, LA
Constructing the Break, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
Let Fossils Turn into Flowers, Antenna Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Written into Rock, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI
Fossil Free Festival, New Orleans, LA
Ephemera Obscura, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA Paper Menagerie, 5 Press Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Big Sculpture Show, 333 Midland, Highland Park, MI
Controls and Counter Reactions, Antenna Gallery, New Orleans, LA
/’pāpər/, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA
Graduate Degree Exhibition, Cranbrook Art Museum,
Bloomfield Hills, MI
Promised Land, Acadiana Center for the Arts, Lafayette, LA
Experiencing Perspectives, Mercedes Benz Financial Services, Farmington Hills, MI
Midland August, 333 Midland, Highland Park, MI
Metaphyta, 5 Press Gallery, New Orleans, LA
The End is Near, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Pulp Fiction, Dieu Donne, New York City, NY
Allegorical Spaces, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI
Trans-farm, group show sponsored by apexart, Russell Industrial Center, Detroit, MI
Mark(ing) Time: Works on Paper Invitational, Dishman Art Museum, Beaumont, TX
Crescent City Connection, Dishman Art Museum, Beaumont, TX
Home: Shelter and Habitat in Contemporary Art,
Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA; Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland, OR
Art/Sewn, Asheville Museum of Art, Asheville, NC
Louisiana Contemporary, Ogden Museum of Southern Art,
New Orleans, LA
Lost and Found: Louisiana’s Landscape Revisited, Acadiana Center for the Arts, Lafayette, LA
Parallel Play, T-Lot, New Orleans, LA
NOLA NOW, Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, LA
PUBLICATIONS and PRESS
Hackett, Ann, “After Us: Hannah Chalew at Grow Dat Youth Farm,” Pelican Bomb, July 13, 2018. http://pelicanbomb.com/art-review/2018/after-us-hannah-chalew-at-grow-dat-youth-farm
Tucker, Michael, “Do Your Thing: Art & Nature with Hannah Chalew,” DNO Journal, July 19, 2018.
Scott Campbell, “Hannah Chalew Studio Visit,” Ford Curatorial Fellow Blog at theMuseum of Contemporary Art Detroit, March 7, 2017. http://mocad.wpengine.com/ ford-curatorial-fellow-blog/hannah-chalew-studio-visit/
Rebecca Solnit and Joshua Jelly-Schapiro, Nonstop Metropolis: A New York City Atlas (Berkeley, CA:UC Press). 166-7.
Matt Rota, The Art of Ballpoint (Beverly, MA: Rockport Publishers). 8-9, 67.
Rebecca Snedeker and Rebecca Solnit, Unfathomable City: A New Orleans Atlas (Berkeley, CA:UC Press). 47, 151.
Ian McNulty, “The Art of Hannah Chalew,” New Orleans Home and Lifestyles, Autumn 2013. 12.
Raina Benoit, “Survival Guide: Hannah Chalew,” Pelican Bomb, June 20, 2012. http://pelicanbomb.com/art-review/2012/survival-guide-hannah-chalew
Carolyn Mikulencak, "There Goes the Neighborhood," Oxford American Quarterly, Spring 2012. 106-7.
Steven Garbas and Sarah Wesseler, “Art in New Orleans,” Satellite Magazine, Issue 1. 80-1, 89.