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EDUCATION



2007 ___ Bachelor of Studio Art, Humboldt State University, Arcata, California

2001-2004 ___ Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas

2002 ___ Austin Community College, Austin, Texas



JURIED SHOWS


2007 ___ Student Juried Exhibition, Small Metals, Jewelry, Sculpture

    Reese Bullen Gallery, Humboldt State University, Arcata, California

2007 ___ Sculpture Walk, Sculpture

    Campus Installation, Humboldt State University, Arcata, California

2003 ___ All-Student Juried Exhibition, Small Metals

    Joann Cole Mitte Complex Gallery, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas



SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2007 ___ Open the Door, Solo Installation, Sculpture and Jewelry

    Foyer Gallery, Humboldt State University, Arcata, California

2003 ___ Solo Installation, Painting & Drawing

    Amy’s Ice Creams at Westgate, Austin, Texas

2002 ___ Solo Installation, Painting & Drawing

    Amy’s Ice Creams at Arboretum, Austin, Texas



PUBLIC WORK


2007 ___ Breaking Into, Permanent Installation Downtown Plaza, Sculpture

    Plaza Beautification Project, Commissioned by The City of Artcata, Arcata, California



AWARDS AND SCHOLORSHIPS


2007 ___ Tomas Award for Jewelry, All-Student Juried Exhibition, Reese Bullen Gallery,                                                     Humboldt State University, Arcata, California

2007 ___ Coveted Talisman Award, All-Student Juried Exhibition, Reese Bullen Gallery,                                                                 Humboldt State University, Arcata, California

2001 ___ Silver Key Award, Painting, Scholastic Art Awards, Austin, Texas

2001 ___ Rob Roy Scholarship, Texas State University, Austin, Texas



VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE


2000-2001 ___ Taught Elementary Art Classes at Andrew’s Elementary After School Program, Austin, Texas



SPECIAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS


Both Destination Imagination and Odyssey of the Mind are creative competitions in which 5-7 group members choose a creative problem from several and must solve it using all of the requirements stated by that problem. It requires creative thinking and artistic innovation.

2001 ___ 2nd place in Regional competition, Destination Imagination, Austin, Texas

2000 ___ 2nd place in Regional competition, Destination Imagination, Austin, Texas

1999 ___ Participation in State competition, Odyssey of the Mind, Dallas, Texas



PUBLICATIONS


2007 ___ Pahl, Sierra. “Sculpting the Bulbouts” Arcata Eye, January 30, 2007, page 5, c. 2-3, photo page 1.


2007 ___ Pahl, Sierra. “Arcata Unveils New Sculptural Works” Eureka Reporter, May 9, 2007, page 5, c. 2, photo page 5,


2007 ___ Pahl, Sierra. “Shapely Display” Times Standard, May 13, 2007, page 2, c. 2, photo page 2.


2007 ___ Pahl, Sierra. “Arcata Will Showcase New Sculptural Works” Eureka Reporter, November 7, 2007