SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017      Everybody's the Busiest Person in the World | Brad Arender Gallery | Monroe, LA
2016      Voices Carry | Studio 301 | Ruston, LA
              Bitter vs. Better | Brad Arender Gallery | Monroe, LA
2015      Hills and Valleys | Brad Arender Gallery, Monroe, LA        
2014      Making/Decisions | Brad Arender Gallery, Monroe, LA
2013      Faults Fixing and Gimicks | Brad Arender Gallery, Monroe, LA
2012      Sympathetic Distraction Reactions | Memphis College of Art, Memphis, TN
2010      Signals, Cues and How to’s | Arender Gallery,Monroe, LA
2008     Lost Signals | Brad Arender Gallery, Monroe, LA
2003     Elements and Host | Bry Hall, University of Louisiana, Monroe, LA
2002     Slaughter Sequence | Grambling State University, Dunbar Art, Grambling, LA
2001      Faults, Fixins, and Gimmicks | South Arkansas Art Center, El Dorado, AR


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017    From the Pages | Curated by Ekaterina Popova of Create and Fresh Paint Magazine | Paradigm                            Gallery | Philadelphia, PA
            Group show | Cole Pratt Gallery | New Orleans, LA

2016    Abstract Expressions | Patrajdas Gallery | Salt Lake City, UT

2015    Ruston Holiday Show | Bank of Ruston | Ruston, LA
            Ada Gallery Group show | ADA Gallery | Richmond, VA
            Project Loop | Preacher Gallery | Austin TX    
            Group show | Graphite Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2014    Inspired Resistance | Memphis TN, curated by Ian Lemmonds
            Joshua Chambers and Joey Slaughter | 
            Graphite Gallery, New Orleans, LA
            Drawing? | Dartmouth College | Hopkins Gallery
2013    Group Show | Graphite Gallery, New Orleans, LA
            Southern Patterns | Upstairs Gallery, Monroe, LA
2012    The Monstor Show | Arender Gallery, Monroe, LA
            Holiday Arts tour, Ruston, LA,         
            Slaughter, Reins, Chambers | Gallery Fine Art Center, Bossier, LA
            Disconnection/Notice | Vitus Shell and Joey Slaughter | Grambling State University, Grambling,     
            AB FAB | ADA Gallery | Richmond, VA
            Upstairs Gallery, Monroe, LA
            Outside In | Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA
            Faculty Exibition | Louisiana Tech University, School of Art
2011     Mixed Bag | Upstairs Gallery, Monroe, LA
            Educ8 | Gallery Fine Arts Center, Bossier City, LA
2010    New American Paintings | Livaudais Gallery, Monroe, LA
            Exploded Views | New Work from Jay Gould & Joey Slaughter | 
            East Bank Gallery, Bossier City, LA
2009   Exploded Views | New Work from Jay Gould & Joey Slaughter | 
            Enterprise Center, Ruston, LA
            Drawing Show | ADA Gallery, Richmond, VA
            Annual Juried Competition | Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA
2008   Louisiana Seven | Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA
            Skate Show | ADA Gallery, Richmond, VA
            Faculty Show | Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA
2006   Class of 2006 | Lantana Projects Memphis, TN
            ADA Gallery | Richmond, VA
            AAF Fair | Metropolitan Pavilion, NYC                
            Pulse | Miami, FL
2005   Price Is Right | David Lusk Gallery, Memphis, TN
            Homegrown: Southeast | South Eastern Center of Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC
            New Currents in Regional Painting | Sarah Moody Gallery,
            The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
2004   Floatsam Sanctus | Capsule Gallery, Cheslea, NYC
            Dirty South | Worm-Hole Laboratory, Miami, FL
2003   The Big Picture | The New Gallery, Monroe, LA    
            CHAOS | Turncoats, New Orleans, LA
            Louisiana Biennial | Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, LA
            Joan Mitchell Foundation for 2000-2002 Grant Recipients | CUE Gallery, Chelsea, NYC
2002   Louisiana Mixed Up (juried) | LSU Union Art Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA
2001    Slap Happy | Acuna-Hansen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
            New Artists | Martial Arts Gallery, Memphis, TN
            Re-production | Lemberg Gallery, Ferndale, MI
            One Night Stand | Farmers Daughter Hotel, Los Angeles, CA
2000   Working Digitally, No Web Sites Please | University of Connecticut,Stamford, CT, Curated by   
            Faults, Fixins, and Gimmicks | Cranbrook Art Museum, MI
            
GRANTS/HONORS/PUBLICATIONS

2017   Southern Prize Fellow for Louisiana, South Arts, Atlanta
           Sam and Adele Golden Foundation Residency, May 2017
           Geometric Trend, Graphics Gone Wild, Carolina Amell, Monsa Press
2016   New American Paintings | Southern Region no. 124,
           Fresh Paint Magazine | Issue 12
2014   Joan Mitchell Foundation, Art Consultant Consultation, 
            Nomination for Elswhere Residency, fellowship
            Scholarship | Anderson Ranch | Drawing with CnC Router
2012    Collaborated with Tod Maggio, for Student Technology Fee Grant, or school wide    
            Louisiana Division of the Arts | Artist Career Advancement Grant
2009   New American Paintings | Southern Region no. 82, Spring      
2006   Fellowship | Anderson Ranch             
            New American Paintings | Southern Region no. 64, Spring
            Collaborator | Title 3 grant | Technology enhancments to acquire vinyl cutter and laser cutter              
2005   Nomination | Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Grant
2000   Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant
1999-2000    
             Merit Scholarship | Cranbrook Academy of Art
1996     New York Studio Program | (Parsons) AICAD
             Merit Scholarship | Memphis College of Art


LECTURES/VISITING ARTIST
        
2014   Intro to Cnc routing | vinyl cutting and laser cutting | Thingery lab
           Louisina Tech University
           Carraige House lecture and Demo on Building Surfaces | Ruston, LA
2012   Guest Visiting Artist | Demo and lecture | Grambling State University
           Collector Series | Gallery Fine Art Center, Bossier, LA
           Outside In, Power of Murals, Masur Museum of Art
2004  Guest Lecturer | “Art Speak”, Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans
2003   Visiting Artist/Lecturer | Tulane University, New Orleans


SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY
2016   Juror | A Sense of Place, Bank of Ruston, Ruston, LA
2010-2015  Board Member | Chair of Exhibitions Committee | Twin City Art Foundation,Monroe, LA
2012   Kids Mural Project | Educational Component/Outside In, Emily P. Robinson Community Center   
2011    North Central Louisiana Arts Council (NCLAC) | Design Holiday ArtsTour map        
2009   Juror | Downtown Art Fest, Monroe, LA
            Juror | Bolton High School Art Show, Alexandria, LA
2007   Juror | Louisiana’s Finest, Arender Gallery, Monroe, LA,    
2003   Juror | High School Art Show, University of Louisiana at Monroe


AUCTIONS & BENEFITS
2017- Sam and Adele Golden Foundation Auction, New Berlin, NY
2014-2015 Project Loop Benifet Drive for Skatepark in Taylor Tx
2014   Louisiana Public Broadcasting | Auction | Baton Rouge, LA
           Off the Wall, Masur Museum of Art | Monroe, LA
           North Central Louisiana Arts Council Auction | Ruston, LA
2013   Artini, Bossier Arts Council | Bossier City, LA
           Off the Wall, Masur Museum of Art | Monroe, LA
           North Central Louisiana Arts Council Auction | Ruston, LA
2012   Artini, Bossier Arts Council | Bossier City, LA
            Off the Wall, Masur Museum of Art | Monroe, LA
            North Central Louisiana Arts Council Auction | Ruston, LA
2011     Off the Wall, Masur Museum of Art | Monroe, LA
            North Central Louisiana Arts Council Auction | Ruston, LA
2010    Off the Wall, Masur Museum of Art | Monroe, LA
             North Central Louisiana Arts Council Auction | Ruston, LA
2009    North Central Louisiana Arts Council Auction | Ruston, LA                
2008    North Central Louisiana Arts Council Auction | Ruston, LA


TECHNICAL EXPERTISE

Wood | Proficient in all of types of fine woodworking and woodworking equipment
including maintenance and repair
Building frames and pedestals, and other presentation types
Paint | HVLP Sprayers, Powder coating, fine decorative and traditional approaches
Computer Software | Experienced on both Apple and Windows computer platforms, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Bridge) Web design & programming using Wordpress, LXI/ Flexi
Digital Fabrication | Epilog Laser, Vinyl cutting and application, CNC router etching/cutting.
Casting | Rubber, foam, plastic, plaster, concrete

            
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

2000-present    CAA | College Art Association 


ART AFFILIATED EXPERIENCE

25 years experience in art handling. 
2007-2010   Preparator | Masur Museum of Art | Installed all art shows for the Masur, Monroe, LA    
2003-2010   Website Design | www.slaughterhead.com | www.joeyslaughter.com
2006   Website Design | www.mojoware.com
2000-2002   Sol Lewitt | worked through Margo Leavin Gallery producing large scale Lewitt drawing
Patrick Painter Gallery Inc.| Santa Monica, CA, Preparator
Shoshana Wayne Gallery | Santa Monica, CA, Preparator and produced, vinyl graphics for shows
LACE | (Los Angeles Contemporary Design Exhibitions) Created signs for upcoming installations
Moss Designs | LA, CA, Assisted Jonas Hauptman with steel architectural structure for LACMA Museum
2001-2002   Digital Sound Engineer | Humility Records, Monroe, LA
2000   Active Skate Shop | Assisted Jonas Hauptman with design, fabrication, installation, product   display for Elwood Skateboard Company
1999   Assistant Preparator | Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Installed shows of contemporary art.
1997-1998   Curator | Plan B Gallery, Memphis, TN
1996-1997   Preparator | Memphis College of Art, Installed art/student work

 

REVIEWS            
2014   Interview | Bayou Life Magazine | Anne Bloxham Smith
2013   Interview | Monroe News Star | Bill Eagers
2012   Richmond Arts Revies | AB FAB at ADA | Megan Zalecki
           Monroe News Star | Image and interview for “Outside In” exhibition
           Memphis flyer | “I meant to get back to you but I  had a lot going on”, Review and photo
2011    Shreveport Times |  Image and review for Educ8
2009   Monroe News Star | Image for show Louisiana Seven
            Delta Style  | Image and statement published for Signals, Cues and How tos
            Ruston Daily Leader  | Image and review for Exploded Drawing Show
            Design milk.com  | http://design-milk.com/joey-slaughter/
2006   Bare & Bitter Sleep  | http://www.influxhouse.com/archiveA2004051/
2003   Times Picayune | Doug Maccash, Louisiana Biennial
             image and review
2001    The Los Angeles Times  | Leah Ollman, Slap Happy
             Detroit Free Press | Keri Guten Cohen, Re-Production         
             Detroit News, Joy Hakanson Colby, Re-Production
2000    New York Arts Magazine | Sol Ostrow, Working Digitally, No Web
             Sites Please
             Joan Mitchell Foundation  | Dennis Szakacs, Words
             https://www.vcu.edu/artweb/mitchell/works/slaughter/slaughter.html

COLLECTIONS
            University Hospital, New Orleans, LA, 6 works     
            Dee and John Leadbeter, Collectors, Monroe LA            
            Jeffery Nesin, Provost School of Visual Arts NY, NY
            Beverly Fishman, Head of Painting, Cranbrook Academy of Art, MI
            Brain Bishop, Friend/Collector, Framingham, MA
            Peter Jones, Friend/Collector, Ruston, LA
            Chris Mangum, Collector, New Orleans, LA
            Jonathan Donehoo, Collector, Ruston La

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2007-present   Associate Professor of Art | Louisiana Tech University | Ruston, LA     
2012-Present    Graduate Coordinator | Coordinates MFA ciruculum
2003 -2007    Assistant Professor of Art | Grambling State University Art Department        

REPRESENTATION

Louisiana             Cole Prat Gallery | New Orleans, LA


EDUCATION 

2000   Cranbrook Academy of Art | Bloomfield Hills, MI
            M.F.A. Painting
1997    Memphis College of Art | Memphis, TN
            B.F.A. Painting
1996    New York Studio Program | Parsons/New School, AICAD, NYC
            Independent study, via Memphis Collage of Art


        


Blog Styles

Blog Post Title - sets the font of the article title.

Blog Page Width - determine the width for the blog content area different from that of the page content width.


Product Styles

Product Background Color - sets the color behind the product image.

Product Overlay Color - sets the color of the overlay when product list titles are set to 'overlay.'

Products Per Row - determines the number of products shown per line on the product list.

Product List Titles - controls the position of the product title on the product list.

Product List Alignment - sets the text alignment of the product title on the product list.

Product Item Size - select an image ratio for the product photo on the product list. 

Product Image Auto Crop - determines whether product images fill the image area or fit within.

Product Gallery Size - select an image ratio for the product gallery on the product item page.

Product Gallery Auto Crop - determines whether product images fill the gallery area or fit within.

Show Product Price - shows the price on the product list page when enabled.

Show Product Item Nav - shows the 'back to shop' link on the product item page. 


Event Styles

 Event Time Format - toggle between 24 hour or AM/PM for event times.

Event Icons - enable icons on the address and event time display.

Event Thumbnails - show an image thumbnail in list view.

Event Thumbnail Size - controls the size (ratio width:height) of the event thumbnail image.

Event Date Label - enable date overlay on top of event thumbnail.

Event Date Label Time - include the time of the event with the date overlay.

Event Excerpts - show optional excerpt text of events on the list view when present.

Event List Date - show the full event date (day, month, year) of the event on the list view. 

Event List Time - show the time range (start time-end time) of the event on the list view.

Event List Address - show the event location address when present.

Event iCal/gCal Links - show links to add events to Apple or Google calendars.

Event Like and Share Buttons - show Squarespace simple like and share buttons on events.

Event Calendar Compact View - enable a simpler calendar view optimized for smal

Event List Compact View - enable a simple stacked view of events in the list view.

Event Calendar Compact View - enable a simpler calendar view optimized for smaller areas. 


In Depth Guide

Our Customer Care team has created a very useful guide on Using the Montauk Template if you'd like a more in-depth look.