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Hannah Bull                                                                                                                          August 2021
(832)722-5553
HannahBull@bambullblack.com
Instagram: @hannahbullnectar
Website: HannahBull.com

Primary Mediums Oil, Acrylic, Latex and Spray Paint. 


Education
2014 BS in Psychology with a minor in Two-Dimensional Studio Art, Sam Houston State University
Awarded Art Mentorship for W.A.S.H. program, 2013

Professional Experience
Art Instructor 2015 – present
Yes Prep West, Houston
Yes Prep is a high-performing public charter schools proving that students from underserved communities can achieve at the highest academic levels. 

Designer 2020 – present
Hungry Like the Wolf Restaurant, Houston
Designer for interior of business which includes the creation of wall murals and selection of art work for the interior and exterior building.

Project Coordinator 2019
Anheuser Busch, Karbach Interactive Bar, Karbach Brewery, Houston
Acted as project coordinator for the installation which was an interactive bar experience designed for Karbach and Anheuser Busch for product sampling and branding. I designed and coordinated the exterior and interior and brought on local artists: Input/Output, Black Cassidy, and Alexandra Lechin to help with my vision. Presented at the George R. Brown Convention Center.


Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 Empty Box, Box 13 ArtSpace, Houston

2017 Remembering the Alien, Insomnia Gallery, Houston

Dem Damn Dames Vanjanuary, Numbers Night Club, Houston

2017 Dem Damn Dames Vanjanuary, Numbers Night Club, Houston

2016 Houston Music Arts and Hall of Fame, Karbach Brewery, Houston; Boomtown Coffee, Houston

2015 Kiki’s Sordid SideShow, Warehouse Live, Houston

Selected Commissions

2021      Hobby Airport  Assisted GONZO in completing a 100ft x 30 ft mural as a bid for FIFA. 

2021 Hobby Airport  8ft x 8 ft painted on a fiberglass soccer ball now displayed in baggage claim at Hobby Airport titled ‘Houston Rodeo Carousel.’ 

2021      Discovery Green  10ft. x 10ft. ‘Bee Sweet, Honey,’ mural painted for Discovery Green’s ‘Earth Day.’  

2021       The Orange Show  70ft by 30ft ‘Orange Squeeze’ mural painted for The Orange Shows Art Car Experience. 

2021      Senate Brewery 12ft x 12ft mural of reimagined ‘The Charging Chasseaur’ by Théodore Géricault replaced with the head of their dog, an English pug.                          . 

2021     ‘Will you marry me?’ Mural 20ft x 10ft mural of signature ‘floral drip’ style of painting with a banner that says ‘Will you marry me?’

2020      Hungry Like the Wolf  30 x 50 ft. Breakfast Hawks mural, John Hopper’s piece ‘NightHawks,’ reimagined with the cast of the Breakfast club for 80’s diner and bar, Hungry like the Wolf. Also painted six portrait paintings for their 80’s ‘Hall of Fame’ and other various side projects. 

2020      Eado Bike Co. Houston
A 30 x 30 ft. Go Vote Mural to entice and inspire the East Downtown community to vote. 

2017 Walters Downtown, Houston
A 15 by 15 foot mural of a naturalist Vitruvian man reinterpretation. 

2017 Houston Hot Yoga
A 20 by 60 foot mural for their storefront. It expanded across the front of the building.

2017 Defunkt’s The Void
A 20 by 20 foot mural done with latex paint.

2016 Hue Mural Fest
A 50 by 20 foot mural done with Lindsay Light Burch on the side of Karbach Brewery.

2016 Strut Presents: La Jaula
A 15 by 60 foot funky 90’s mural for their photo backdrop.

2016      Karbach Brewery, Houston
Hired as an art agent as well as an artist; asking me to complete one oil painting on a 30 x 30 canvas of a metaphorical visual interpretation of one of their featured beers.

In addition, approximately 30 oil and acrylic paintings, 100 prints have been sold to private clients.

Installations

2019 Flora Shelter, Art Car Ball, Houston
A site-specific installation that was used as a therapeutic shelter to house feelings of safety, love and comfort. Mediums used were wood, wire, paper mache flowers, wood stumps, carpets and pillows. Viewers were invited to sit inside and enjoy the space. The installation also doubled as a rain shelter.  

2019 Ghostland Observatory and Karbach Brewery, Karbach Brewery, Houston
Featuring a series of 8 hand-painted televisions with various 90’s TV glitches surronded in plants on steel risers (made by collaborating artist A. Lechin) with projections of various media projected onto the installation, a fusion of past and present American viewership in similar comfort of a ‘living space.’

Live Painting

2019 Rojava Strong, Darwin’s Pub, Houston

Another Door Opens, Makerspace Houston

2018 Cirque Noir ‘ Serge Devant, Houston

2016 Pop Shop Holiday Market, Spring Street Studios

Cirque Noir ‘ Behrouz, POST HTX

Kam Franklin’s Flashy and Trashy Valentine’s Show, Continental Club, Houston

2015 Keep it Local Fest, Karbach Biergarten, Houston

2015 Yes, Indeed, AvantGarden, Houston

2013 Montrose Pub Crawl, Montrose Proper, Houston

Residencies 

2018 Box 13 Artspace, Houston, TX 

2021      Collect it for the Culture III curated by Robert Hodge and Black Buddha Agency, Houston, TX 

Selected Publications/Press

2021       Shoutout HTX, “Meet Hannah Bull: Muralist, Multimedia Artist, Event Planner and Educator,” Shoutout HTX (Houston, TX), December 22, 2021

2019 Farrow, Johnston, “Dream Machine Solidifies Its Position as One of Houston’s Most Forward-Thinking Events.” Byline Houston (Houston, TX), January 16, 2019.

“Meet Hannah Bull.” Voyage Houston (Houston, TX), January 12, 2019

2018 Rouner, Jef. “Dream Machine festival evokes spirit of Day for Night.” Houston Chronicle (Houston, TX), December 13, 2018.

2017 Nirvana, “Houston’s Hannah Bull: Artist, Entrepreneur, Not Actual Bull.” Pop Shop America (Houston, TX), March 15, 2017.

2016 Al-Khalifah, Nadia, “Artist Profile: Hannah Bull.” In Tulips the Zine (Houston: Tulips the Zine, 2016).

2016 Gardin, Russel, “Getting Recognition: An Interview with Hannah Bull.” Free Press Houston (Houston, TX), April 16, 2016

2015 Herrera, Eduardo, “Artist Profile: Hannah Bull.” In Chimera Arts and Culture Magazine (Houston, Texas)

Professional references upon request