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ARDELE monk
1986, Washington DC |  lives + works in Detroit, MI

 

www.ardele.com

ardele{at}ardele.com

EDUCATION:

MFA, Fiber 

Cranbrook Academy of Art

Bloomfield Hills, MI
2023

BFA, Honors, Fine Arts,

College For Creative Studies / CCS,

Detroit, MI
2021

Co-founder of Mouse: a gallery, an experimental art space in Detroit, MI
 

RESIDENCIES:

2023 -  Benton Projects - Benton, Wisconsin

AWARDS + SCHOLARSHIPS:

2021 Annual Detroit Artist Market Show Finalist

Cranbrook Merit Scholarship
2021 CCS Student Project Grant
CCS Tuition Scholarship

B. & E. Ford Scholarship

CCS Dean’s List

Montgomery College Dean’s List

Montgomery College Art & Design Scholarship

 

MEMBER OF:

The CAVE art collective
Detroit Theater Organ Society (Senate Theater)
Detroit Fiber Club
Surface Design Association
Orphic Spring: Cranbrook Community Radio

 

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS:
2023 - Upcoming - Featured Artist, Passageway Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI
2023 - Distancia, Pop-up, Mexicantown Bakery, Detroit, MI
2023 - Mending The Net, The Convent, Detroit, MI
2023 - Soft Landing, Pop-Up, Southfield, MI
2023 - Graduation Degree Exhibition, Cranbrook Museum of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2023 - Monster Drawing Rally, Guest Artist, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Detroit, MI
2023 - Hot & Thready, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI
2023 - Gilda Snowden Memorial Show - Scarab Club, Detroit, MI

2023 - 2 Cool 4 School, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI
2022 - Fiber: The Gathering, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI
2022 - Glitz and Kitsch, Black Creek Arts Council, Hartsville, NC
2022 - Southwest Fest, Featured Artist, Senate Theater, Detroit, MI

2022 - Brought to the Table, Cranbrook Center for Collections, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2022 - Altars, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2021 - DAM/CCS Scholarship Show FINALIST, Detroit Artist Market, Detroit, MI - LINK

2021 - The Empty Gallery, Shrine NYC, Online - LINK

2020 - Common Threads, The Scarab Club, Detroit, MI - LINK

2020 - Senior Thesis Exhibition, Online/333 Midlands, Detroit, MI - LINK

2020 - Hello, How Are You?, International group collective, International

2020 - I Saw Something in The Woods, Pop-up group show, Detroit, MI

2019 - SEO, CCS, Detroit, MI

2019 - S.A.F.E, Holding House, Detroit MI

2018 - Full Octane, Liquid Mobile Projects, Detroit MI

2018 - SEO, CCS, Detroit, MI

2018 - Cash and Carry, U245 Gallery, Detroit, MI

2017 - Student Show, CCS, Detroit, MI

2017 - Día de Muertos, City Arts Factory, Orlando, FL

2016 - Pancake and Booze, Club 9, Washington, DC

2016 - Monster Factory, City Arts Factory, Orlando, FL

2014 - Sensory Overload, City Arts Factory, Orlando, FL

2013 - Scholarship Show, Montgomery College, Silver Spring, MD

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:
2023 - Clearline Magazine Issue 005 - featured artist

2022 - Merigold Project - featured artist

Lydia Kuzak, “I Saw Something in the Fields: Adventure through Curation”, Runner Magazine, February 8, 2021 - link
Michael H Hodges, “Pulling “Treads” At Detroit’s Scarab Club, The Detroit News,

July 17, 2020 - link

CURATORIAL:
2022 - Sente Theater, Halloween Show and Fundraiser, Detroit MI

 

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