Keith Plocek
Born: 1976, Houston, Texas


Education

2001 MPhil Latin American Studies, Cambridge University

1999 BA Philosophy, Classics and Greek, University of Texas at Austin


Awards

2006 Individual Artist Grant, Cultural Arts Council of Houston/Harris County


Public Series

2006 The Coasters, various bars, Houston, Texas

2005 Heads, various outdoor locations, Houston, Texas

2004 Trent Steele Is a Guy from California, various outdoor locations, Houston, Texas

2003 The Flying Butter Project, various outdoor locations, Houston, Texas


Group Exhibitions

2006 "Group Group," with The Guys from California, Commonwealth Gallery, Madison, Wisconsin

2006 "Ripped from the Pages," Space 125 Gallery, Houston, Texas

2005 "No Parking," Aerosol Warfare Gallery, Houston, Texas

2005 "The Gun Show," curated by Michael Andrews, OneTen Gallery, Madison, Wisconsin

2005 "Common Thread," with The Guys from California, curated by Justin Kidd, Houston Community College Northeast, Houston, Texas

2004 "Buffalo Bayou ArtPark Xmas Tree Show," with Public Art Works, Wortham Center, Houston, Texas

2003 "Buffalo Bayou ArtPark Xmas Tree Show," with Public Art Works, Wortham Center, Houston, Texas


Performances

2005 The Crap Stand, with Public Art Works, WestFest Compressed, Houston, Texas

2004 The Famous Project, with Public Art Works, various bars, Houston, Texas

2003 The Naming Project, with Public Art Works, Westheimer Street Festival, Houston, Texas


Bibliography

2006 "One Great Excuse to Bar Hop," 002 Houston, July 1

2006 Bill Davenport, "In Review: Ripped from the Pages," Glasstire, May 28

2006 Troy Schulze, "What's News," Houston Press, May 4

2005 Sean Carroll, "Stoned," Free Press Houston, October 11


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