1986 Born in Columbus, Mississippi

Dustin is a visual artist living and working in Nashville, TN. He is the founder, director, and curator of the Nashville based contemporary art gallery, Channel To Channel.

 

Education

BFA: Painting, Mississippi State University, 2009
Watkins College of Art, Nashville, TN, 2013
Vinceza School of Architecture, Vicenza, Italy, (Study Abroad Program) 2008

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2018

Cobwebs & Catacombs, Channel To Channel, Nashville, TN

2016

Fascinating Creatures, Channel To Channel, Nashville, TN

2013

Big City Lemon, Fort Houston, Nashville, TN

                    
Selected Group Exhibitions

2018

Persona, Tournament Gallery, Nashville, TN, Curated by Andres Bustamante

Clown Show, Elephant Gallery, Nashville, TN, Curated by Ellie Caudill

2017

2017 MBA Art Show, Montgomery Bell Academy, Nashville, TN

Anyone Who is Anyone, Channel To Channel, Nashville, TN

2016

2016 MBA Art Show, Montgomery Bell Academy, Nashville, TN

Modular Art Pods, Queen Ave, Nashville, TN

Mark Makers Making Marks, Almost Circle Gallery, Biloxi, MS

Modular Art Pods, OZ Arts, Nashville, TN

2014

Dustin Hedrick & Tim Cook, Channel To Channel, Nashville, TN

2009

Us & Them, BFA Thesis Exhibition, Mississippi State University

2008        

MSU Annual Collegiate Show, Mississippi State University

 

Awards & Honors

2018

Artist of the Week, Nashville Sign, Nashville, TN

2015

Periscope: Artist Entrepreneur Training Participant, Arts & Business Council Nashville, TN

2009

Second Place, MSU Student Art Contest, Mississippi State University 

2008    

Purchase Award, David Thornell, Cotton District Arts Festival, Starkville, MS
First Place, MSU Student Art Contest, Mississippi State University
RGH Paint Award for Excellence in Painting, MSU Annual Student Show
Print File Award of Distinction, Mississippi State Annual Student Show

Curatorial

2018

A Pearl, a Fossil, or a Scar, Astri Snodgrass, Channel To Channel

Not This, Not This, Austin Pratt, Channel To Channel

2017

Lush Interiors, St. Francis Elevator Ride, Channel To Channel

Shadyville, Eleanor Aldrich and Heather Hartman, Channel To Channel

Feel Box, Zach Searcy, Channel To Channel

One Hundred, Michael Giles, Channel To Channel

Halitide, Christopher Spurgin & Josh Shorey, Channel To Channel

Anyone who is Anyone, Megan Lightell, Drew Camino, Robert Scobey, Greg Dennie, Mandy Jones, Channel To Channel

A History, Ashley Doggett, Channel To Channel

Now This, David Wolf, Channel To Channel

2016

Cognitive Fields, Jonathan Edelhuber, Channel To Channel

The Denisovins, Eleanor Aldrich, Channel To Channel

Limbic, Michael Grine, Channel To Channel

Florida Lottery, Sydni Gause, Channel To Channel

Echo & Blue, Heather Hartman, Channel To Channel

Figure_drawings, Robert Scobey, Channel To Channel

2015

Lady-like, Frances Berry, Channel To Channel

Vistas, Alexander Wurts, Channel To Channel

Easy Girl, Zach Felts and Sydni Gause, Channel To Channel

Silver seed project: Part 1, Olivia Hill, Channel To Channel

All and One, Cynthia Sukowatey, Channel To Channel

Skin(s), KJ Schumacher and Mandy Jones, Channel To Channel

Maximum Velocity, Alexander Wurts, Channel To Channel

2014

Untitled (Mountains, OMG!) - Robert Scobey, Channel To Channel