Bailey K Chapman
Art Professor, Visual Artist and Touring Musician


M.F.A. 2015                Studio Art (Drawing and Painting), Texas Woman’s University
B.F.A.   2011                Studio Art (Drawing and Painting), University of North Texas

Professional Experience

Fall 2015- Current       Adjunct Faculty, Texas Woman’s University Denton, TX
April-Dec. 2015           Master Screenprinter, TK Printshop Denton, TX
Jan. ‘13-May ’15         Gallery Assistant, Texas Woman’s University
Aug. ‘14-May ‘15        Sculpture Shop Technician GA, Texas Woman’s University
Spring  ‘15                   3D Printer Technician/Interactive Digital Art TA, TWU
Spring ’15                    3D Design TA, Texas Woman’s University
Spring ‘14                    Graduate Assistant, Intro to Painting, TWU
Jan. ‘09-May ‘11         CVAD Sculpture Shop Assistant, University of North Texas

Courses Taught

Texas Woman’s University - Primary Printmaking Instructor since 2015         
Texas Woman’s University- Primary Global Perspectives professor since 2015

ART 4613.01 Printmaking
ART5913.01 Independent Study (Drawing and Painting MFA)
ART 5613.01 Printmaking (MFA)
ART 4903.03 History of Graphic Design
ART 3053.01 Global Perspectives in Art
ART 3713.01 Watercolor
ART 1203.03 Design 1
ART 1503.03 Intro to Painting
ART 1303.01 Basic Drawing
ART1303.02  Drawing 2


Total of 107 credit hours taught at Texas Woman’s University



2019 “Adjunct Faculty Exhibition” East & West Galleries of TWU, Denton, TX

2018 “100 for 100” Ft. Works Gallery, Ft. Worth, TX

“Denton Aesthetics” Arthaus, Denton, TX

“Pop Up Shop” Pearl House, Denton, TX

2017             “Group Show”, Grackle Art Gallery, Ft. Worth, TX

                     “What’s the Scoop?”, Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX

                     “Preview”, Harvest House, Denton, TX

                     “Halloweird”, Where?House Gallery, Denton, TX

2016             “What’s your Angle?”, Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX

                      “100 for 100” Shipping and Receiving, Ft. Worth, TX

                     “I’m Not Really Sorry Festival” 1208 N. Locust St. Denton, TX

                       “Horizon Wireless” Solo Exhibition at 940, Denton, TX

                      “Paintings and Poems” Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX

2015              "It's Complicated", Art7 Crockett Community Gallery, Ft. Worth, TX

                      "Artspace 111 Regional Juried Exhibition", Juror - Vernon Fisher, Ft. Worth,TX

                      "MFA Graduating Exhibition", West Gallery at TWU Arts Building, Denton, TX

                      "Family Ties", Curated by Bonny Leibowitz & Julie Torres, 500X Gallery,          

                       "John Wienkein Juried Exhibition", West Gallery at TWU Arts Building, Denton

                       "Variable Array", Ft. Worth Community Arts Center, Ft. Worth, TX

                       "Back to Basics", Art7 Crockett Community Gallery, Ft. Worth, TX

                       "500X EXPO", 500X Gallery, Dallas TX

                       "10 under 30", Ft. Work Art Gallery, Dallas TX                              

                       "Americana: A Juried Regional Exhibition", Art7 Crockett Gallery Ft. Worth, TX

2014              "Trust", Hyperspace Gallery, Dallas, TX

                       "For You", Voertman's Gallery, Denton, TX

                       "Bite, Scratch, Expose", Morean Arts Center, Petersburg, FL
                       "Selected Works from the TWU Graduate Program" 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

                       "Voertman's Student Show", TWU East Gallery, Denton, TX

2013               "Expo", 500X Gallery, juried by Gabriel Ritter, Dallas, TX

                       "Select Works: TWU Graduate Students", Dallas Public Library
                       "Fall with the G.A.P" Group show 010 Gallery, TWU Union, Denton, TX

                        "Lunchmeat > Catfood" Conn Drennan Contemporary, Dallas, TX

                        “In Through the Out Door” Solo Show 010 Gallery, TWU

                        “Fresh Meat” 500 X Gallery, Dallas, TX

2012               Voertman’s Student Show, Texas Woman’s University, East Gallery

2011               “Overload” 1111 Gallery, Dallas, TX 

                        “Paperwork” Cora Stafford Gallery, Denton, TX

2010               “Intermediate Drawing and Painting Exhibition” Cora Stafford Gallery,Denton, TX

                       “Earth Day” Environmental Science Building Foyer, UNT, Denton TX

                       “Hybrid Forms Exhibition”  Lightwell Gallery, Denton, TX       

                       “BFA Drawing and Painting Exhibition”   Lightwell Gallery, UNT

2009              “Landscapes”, 500 X Gallery, Dallas, TX


 Selected Accomplishments

2019 Nominated “Best Painter” by the Denton Arts and Music Awards

2016-current   Prospectus committee member for MFA Drawing and Painting students

2018                Illustrated published children’s book - “Goodnight, TX” by J. Karol Pruett

2017-current   Shibori Silk-Dying workshops for Denton Mini-Maker Faire

2017                Awarded “Best Painter” by the Denton Arts and Music Awards

2017                Selected to create time lapse animation for Thin Line Film Festival

2014-2015      Coordinator for Visual Arts portion of the TWU interactive Arts Triangle

2011                Received City of Denton $20,000 Mural Grant for recreation of the Historic Denton Train Station at the Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX


Collaborations / Performance 

2018                Live Painting for Miguel Espanel’s MFA Composition Thesis Performance, Merrill Ellis Intermedia Theatre at University of North Texas

2018                “Take No Prisoners” documentary by Andrew Valentine feat. Pearl Earl

2017                Live Performance of “Dome Dwellers” and “Waitresses” with Rusty Ayrton Chapman, Red Engine Gallery, Albuquerque NM

2015                Live Painting Collaboration (two performances) with TWU Dance Dept. students, Dance Studio Theatre, Denton, TX

2011                 “The Somnambulatorium” UNT North Gallery, Collaborative interactive fiber Installation with Sarah Black

2011                “Sisters” UNT Student Union Gallery, Collaborative mixed media works with Ayrton Chapman


Music Accomplishments 

I am a full-time performer with PEARL EARL during Summer, Spring, and Winter Breaks.  Pearl Earl is an all-female LGBQT/feminist psychedelic rock band who has gained much popularity regionally (TX) and nationally.  Our album, “Pearl Earl” released by Dreamy Life Records has received many accolades and is currently in rotation on college and independent radio stations in the majority of the 50 U.S. states.

2018                “Song of the Year” Denton Art and Music Awards

2018                SXSW Official Showcase, Sidewinder, Austin, TX

2017                Released LP “Pearl Earl” Dreamy Life Records

2017                “Best Rock Act” Ghosty Awards, Dallas, TX

2017                “Best Music Video” Reel East Texas Film Festival, Kilgore, TX

2017                “Best Indie/Rock Act” Denton Art and Music Awards

2017                “Song of the Year” Denton Art and Music Awards   

2016                Selected as Drummer for “Rock Lottery” Dan’s Silverleaf, Denton,TX

2015                Released EP “Karaoke Superstar” Dojo Baby Records         

2015-Current  Performer for Pearl Earl: 6 national tours