Paper Bag Test receives seed grant at Artprize 8

Posted by on Sep 21, 2016 in Paper Bag Test, Uncategorized

Paper Bag Test is showing at City Hall in Grand Rapids for Artprize 8 from September 21st through October 9, 2016. I was lucky to receive an Artist Seed Grant from the Frey Foundation to support this work. Please spread the word, and if you’re there, contribute to the piece and vote for code 64189.

Paper Bag Test travels through October 2016

Posted by on Aug 1, 2016 in Paper Bag Test, Uncategorized

It’s not your imagination, Paper Bag Test will be in several places at once, August through October. Please encourage folks to see the piece, or make the pilgrimage to all four sites yourself! ArtPrize 8, Paper Bag Test – Grand Rapids, City Hall, Grand Rapids MI, September 21 – October 9 Visual Art Exchange, A […]

Paper Bag Test receives Solo Exhibition Award at Artfields 2016.

Posted by on May 1, 2016 in Paper Bag Test

I’m pleased to announce that I’ve received the Solo Exhibition Award from the Florence Regional Arts Alliance and the Florence County Museum at Artfields in Lake City, 2016. Look for the show opening June 27th 2016. A Social Construction, Paper Bag Test – Florence, The Waters Gallery, Florence County Museum, Florence SC June 27 – […]

Art + Dialog: Responding to Racial Tension

Posted by on Sep 23, 2015 in News, Paper Bag Test, Uncategorized

Art + Dialog runs from September 24 to October 11, and includes my interactive work ‘Paper Bag Test”. I will be participating in artist talks on October 3rd at Greensboro College from 2-4 pm. There are also several other related events in Greensboro starting throughout the month. “Prouty’s piece presents several painted paper bags labeled with words used in our culture […]

Facilitation Skills at Open Engagement

Posted by on May 1, 2015 in News, Teaching

I’ll be presenting “Facilitation Skills from the Field of Experiential Education” at Open Engagement 2015 in Pittsburg. This session will cover the main tenants of adventure education and how they can be applied in social engaged art projects.

Utopia at Artfields 2015

Posted by on Apr 20, 2015 in Dream Repeater, News, Uncategorized

How do we deal with the promise of a Utopia that never comes to pass? Dream Repeater: Utopia appears at Artfields, the city-wide exhibition in Lake City, South Carolina from April 24- May 2, 2015. This version includes prints, bundles of bats, the video “Brother,” and a place to contribute dreams. “In the dream there’s […]

Goldilocks at the Asheville Museum

Posted by on Mar 15, 2015 in Dream Repeater, News, Uncategorized

Making Plans and Getting Ready, from Goldilocks, Save the World will be on view as part of Prime Time at the Ashevile Art Museum from March 31 to August 2nd, 2015.

Winter Residency at Penland

Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

I’m excited to be working in the glass studio at Penland this winter. I’ll be powder printing on sheet glass.


Posted by on Feb 6, 2014 in Dream Repeater, Uncategorized

Dream Repeater: Utopia appears at the Turchin Center for Visual Art in Boone NC. This two-room installation with video and performance runs February – March, 2014. Artists Talk: March 19th, 6:30 pm. “Over There” A collaborative performance with Matt Cosper and Ashby Blakely of Machine Theater (now xoxo) of Charlotte will happen during the opening, February 7, […]

William King Museum

Posted by on Oct 10, 2013 in Dream Repeater, News

“Dream Repeater: Goldilocks, Save the World: Escape” was chosen by juror Stephen Matijcio for the show ‘From these Hills, Contemporary Art in the Southern Appalachian Highlands.’ Matijcio, former curator at SECCA, recently moved to the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinatti, Ohio. Opening October 17th, 7-10pm. Show runs from October 18, 2013 – February 16, 2014 […]