CELINE LASSUS
b. 1999, Tampa, FL
Lives and works in Austin, TX


EDUCATION
2021
BFA, Studio Art, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

 

EXHIBITIONS
2023 
Welcome to my Homepage, Innovation Lab, Central Library, Austin, TX
PRINT SCREEN, Icebox Project Space, Philadelphia, PA
2022
The CATS+ Exhibition: are UXperienced?, The Museum of Human Achievement, Austin, TX
Games Y’all
, Fantastic Arcade, Baker Center, Austin, TX
@lilmiss404
, New Art City Festival, Online
No Media, The Wrong Biennale, Online
2021
The Space in Between, juried exhibition, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX, (Juror: Rachel Stuckey, Director, Women & Their Work)
Tangibles, A Research Week Exhibition, Halls + Walls Gallery, Austin, TX
The Future Belongs to You!, Mexican American Culture Committee — University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Hear and Now, TEDx UTAustin and Center Space Project, Austin, TX
2019
Show of Gratitude, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX
2018
DEATH2GAYDAR, Fine Arts Library — University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

AWARDS HONORS RESIDENCIES
2023
CATSmas+ Residency, The Museum of Human Achievement, Austin, TX
Welcome to my Homepage Digital Artist Residency, The Museum of Human Achievement, Austin, TX
2022
CATS+ Residency, The Museum of Human Achievement, Austin, TX
2021
Juror’s Distinction, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX
2020
Joan W. and J. Cecil Rhodes Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Art


COLLECTIONS
Rhizome ArtBase, New York, NY
 
ARTIST TALKS/WORKSHOPS
2023
The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
2022
CATS+ WORKSHOP: Memes and Machines, The Museum of Human Achievement and online, Austin, TX (in collaboration with Mark Yoder)

CURATORIAL PROJECTS
2024
Leap Year, co-curated with 4friends + Victoria, The Museum of Human Achievement, Austin, TX
2023
Hot Wheels, co-curated with 4friends, The Museum of Human Achievement, Austin, TX

PERFORMANCES
2021
JOSIE AND THE PUSSYCATS: A CAUTIONARY TALE OF DISMISSING THE THINGS TEEN GIRLS LOVE, The Museum of Human Achievement, Austin, TX

PUBLISHED WORKS
Connect the Dots,” Lesbian Archives, Tour De Moon, Moon Press #13: Whispers of a Revolution, January 20, 2023. 24-25.
The Comment Section,” Center Space Project, Archival Imaginaries, June 24, 2021. 14-15.

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE
2023
Technical Director, To Get There... You Must Undergo... A Radical Transformation, Crashbox, Austin, TX
Graphic Designer, VENERATION Fashion Show, Suite 650, Austin, TX
Animation & Digital Media Instructor, ST.ART Artist Programs, St. Edward’s University, Austin, TX
2022
Graphic Designer, Desert Roses Fashion Show, Lucktoberfest, Luck, TX
Art Director, Austin Music Awards, Austin, TX
Jr. Art Director, Arts+Labor, Austin, TX
2021
Video Production Intern, The Society for the Preservation of Texas Music, Austin, TX
Creative Technologist, Good Mirrors Aren't Cheap, Brooklyn, NY
2020
Curatorial Team, Halls & Walls Gallery, Austin, TX
2019
Videographer/Editor, School of Design and Creative Technologies — University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Larissa Pham, “Aura of an Era,” Rhizome. May 16, 2023.
Greg J. Smith, “New Art City Festival 2022’ Builds Online Communities of Trust from Culture, Not Code,” HOLO. March 26, 2022.
Sabrina LeBoeuf, “Art from your car: 'Hear and Now' takes over parking garage in West Campus, Austin American-Statesman. March 5, 2021.
Anh Vu, “Hear and Now – TEDxUTAustin Exhibition Catalogue,” Center Space Project. March 5, 2021. 16.
Alexandra Mills, “Halls + Walls Sculpture Exhibition Review,” Alex Mills (blog). October 24, 2020.
A reimagined Expanded Media assignment during the pandemic examines wider process and politics of emoji,” Department of Art and Art History - University of Texas at Austin. April 27, 2020.