Daisie Hoitsma Young

Instructor (part-time)
Phone:
(205) 348-5967
Office Location:
Garland 307
Fax:
(205) 348-0287
Bio

Daisie Hoitsma Young teaches Painting. She received an MFA in painting and drawing from Ohio University, Installation view: Daisie Hoitsma, "paired traces," 2016, solo exhibition, Trisolini Gallery, Ohio University, Athens.and a BFA from the University of Texas at Tyler. Her work has been shown at galleries, art centers and universities across the country including Manifest Gallery (Cincinnati, OH), Gadsden Museum of Art (Gadsden, AL), Attleboro Arts Museum (Attleboro, MA), Visual Arts Center (Huntington, WV), Washington Pavilion Visual Arts Center (Sioux Falls, SD), East Tennessee State University (Johnson City, TN), Shawnee State University (Portsmouth, OH), Xavier University (Cincinnati, OH), Morehead State University (Morehead, KY), and Ashland University (Ashland, OH).

Since 2016, she has served as Gallery Manager of Ground Floor Contemporary, a cooperative art gallery in Birmingham, AL.

Installation view: Daisie Hoitsma, "paired traces," 2016, solo exhibition, Trisolini Gallery, Ohio University, Athens. Installation view: Daisie Hoitsma, "RHYTHM: a meditation on time," Ground Floor Contemporary, Birmingham, 2018

Her work focuses on the fleeting and varying experience of time.  Often referencing a changing landscape, or actions indicative of a current, yet temporary routine, Hoitsma explores and marks psychological and physical shifts.

Education

M.F.A., Ohio University (2016)
B.F.A., The University of Texas at Tyler (2009)