Born in Little Rock, Arkansas. 1984
Lives and works in Bigmouth, U.S.A.

Solo Exhibitions:
2017   Untitled, Gray Contemporary, Houston, Texas (upcoming)
            Without Order or Discipline, Gutter Box, Raleigh, North Carolina
2016   On Today, LUMP, Raleigh, North Carolina
            New Works, Boswell Mourot, Little Rock, Arkansas
            Louis Watts, Historic Arkansas Museum, Little Rock, Arkansas
2015   No Title, Boswell Mourot, Little Rock, Arkansas
            Structural Resistance: Ba’aller Abstraction, Truck/Art, Bentonville, Arkansas
2014   Work: Deconstruction, Reconstruction, Communication, and Labor, Truck/Art,      Bentonville, Arkansas

Group Exhibitions:
2017   The Anxious Condition, Anchorlight, Raleigh, North Carolina
            Time Will Tell, Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
2016   58th Delta Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas
2015   57th Delta Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas
            Idle Class Black Apple Nomination Exhibition, Fayetteville, Arkansas
            Selected Regional, 21c, Bentonville, Arkansas
2014   Light House: Number 2, New York, New York
            56th Delta Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas
2013   55th Delta Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas
2012   54th Delta Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas
2010   53rd Delta Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas
            6th Annual Small Works Show, 440 Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2008   51st Delta Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas

Press:
"Jack Pavlik and Louis Watts", Visual Art Source, 2017
New American Paintings, South #124, 2016
"September's Best Work", RaleighAgenda, 2016
"Historic Arkansas Museum Exhibit", The Sentinel-Record, 2016
"30 Artists Featured in Delta Exhibition", Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, 2016
"Louis Watts Talks Art & Arkansas", Idle Class, 2015
"Delta Exhibition Highlights Regional Artists", KUAR, 2015
"Upward Mobility", Arkansas Life, 2014

Collections:
Arkansas Arts Center
Arkansas State University
Townsend Wolfe Collection
CS&L

Education:
University of North Carolina, Merit Scholar, MFA, 2017
Arizona State University, BFA, 2007
Burren College of Art, 2005
TV

Artist Lectures:
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 2017
Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR, 2015
Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA, 2013

Related Experience:
Former Boat Captain and Fireworks Salesman. Current Five and Dimer