Christopher D. Evans

Tel. No: 518-727-7623 




Academic Background


Master of Fine Arts | May 2019

University of South Florida-Tampa, FL


Master of Studio Art | May 2016

Magna Cum Laude

University at Albany-Albany, NY


Bachelor of Arts | May 2010

University at Albany-Albany, NY

Major: Communications

Minor: Fine Arts



Honors,Awards, Grants

-Grant Recipient from Artist Relief and Andrew W. Melon Foundation 2020

-Grant recipient from Pinellas Community Foundation 2020

-Finalist in Art Olympia 2019

-Finalist in Art Prize 2018 

-Juried by Fernando Barrionuevo, Claire Meadows, Jamo Gnirrep, Laetitia Lina, Ivan dela Torre, Alice Zucca 

-Winner of Art Ties Us Inaugural Event 2018 

-Award for Best Painting in 37th Annual Juried Exhibition 2018- Juried by Hasan Elahi 

-Honorable Mention in Horn O’ Plenty 2017-Juried by Shaun Leonardo 





Published Work


Evans, C. D. (2020, June). The Mental Toll of Art School: How the conventional art school critique model is detrimental to neuroatypical students: Editorials. Retrieved July 07, 2020, from

Evans, C. D. (2019, December 2). Editorial: The Art of Deprogramming: Dismantling My Cult Mindset. Retrieved from



CV of Exhibitions 


BREAKING THE GRID, Saratoga Arts, 2020

320 Broadway

Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

CONGRUENCE, I Like Your Work Podcast, 2020

Juried by Bridgette Mayer

Colors, Shapes, & Shadows, ​VAN DER PLAS Gallery, 2020

156 Orchard Street
New York, NY 10002

Online Exhibition, New American Paintings, 2020

450 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118


Digital Self Portrait Exhibition, The Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum, 2020

1250 N Bellflower Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90840


Online Feature, University Art Museum, 2020

University at Albany

1400 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12222


Intergalactic Open, ShockBoxx Gallery, 2020

636 Cypress Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254


Art Olympia 2019 Exhibition, The ‘Living National Treasures’ Museum, 2019

16-, Chuo 3, Yugawara-cho, Kanagawa 2590301, Japan


Art Olympia Finalist Show, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 2019 

8-36 Uenokoen, Taito City, Tokyo 110-0007, Japan 


Art Olympia, Toshima Center Square, 2019 

Toshima City, Tokyo, 135-0053 Japan 


Extra Butter, Contemporary Art Museum, 2019 

4202 East Fowler Ave. CAM 101, Tampa FL, 33620 


5th Annual Centre Gallery Juried Show, centregallery, 2018, Juried by Desiree Moore 

University of South Florida 

4202 E. Fowler Ave, MSC4100, Tampa, FL 33620 


There from Here, Ruth Wilson Gallery, 2018 

3801 USF Holly Drive, FAS 100, Tampa, FL 33620 


A Post State, centregallery, 2018 

University of South Florida 

4202 E. Fowler Ave, MSC4100, Tampa, FL 33620 


Art Ties Us, 2018 

The Birchwood 

340 Beach Dr. NE St. Petersburg, FL 33701 


Known/Unknown, The Studio at 620, 2018 

620 1st Ave S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701 


42 Annual Student Juried Exhibition, Ruth Wilson Gallery, 2018 Juried by Hasan Elahi 

Award for best painting 

3801 USF Holly Drive, FAS 100, Tampa, FL 33620 


Days End, Online Group Show, 2017 


Horn O’ Plenty, Ruth Wilson Gallery, 2017, Juried by Shaun Leonardo 

3801 USF Holly Drive, FAS 100, Tampa, FL 33620 


Masters Thesis Show, Fulton Street Gallery, 2016 

408 Fulton St, Troy, NY 12180 


Figure as Landscape, Boor Sculpture Gallery, 2016 

E University Dr, Albany, NY 12203 


TKO, The Low Beat, 2015 

335 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12206