Reception and Catalogue Launch Tomorrow, Wednesday, May 22, from 6-8pm
With a catalogue essay by Deborah Cullen, Director and Chief Curator of Wallach Art Gallery at Columbia University, the catalogue and exhibition feature new works by recipients of the Printshop's Publishing and Special Editions Residencies: Alison Elizabeth Taylor, Sebastiaan Bremer, Joell Baxter, Jonggeon Lee, and Steven Millar.
Celebrate with the artists, meet the essayist, and take home a beautiful catalogue for free!
About the Artists
JOELL BAXTER (b. Washington D.C.; lives and works in Brooklyn, NY) received her MFA and BFA from University of Illinois. Select exhibitions include International Print Center New York, NY; Bronx Museum of the Arts, NY; Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ; and Regina Rex, Queens, NY. She is the recipient of the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Residency Program, The Bronx Museum of the Arts Artist in the Marketplace Program, and a University Fellowship for Graduate Study.
SEBASTIAAN BREMER (b. 1970 Amsterdam, The Netherlands; lives and works in Brooklyn, NY) attended the open studio program at the Vrije Academie in The Hague. In 1992, he received the Werkbeurs Grant from FBKVB in Holland and moved to New York. In 2001 he had a solo debut Veronica at Roebling Hall, New York. Solo exhibitions include Edwynn Houk Gallery, Zürich, Switzerland; Hales Gallery, London, UK; Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin, Germany; James Fuentes, New York, NY; BravinLee Programs, New York, NY; Hales Gallery, London, UK; and Mia Sundberg Galleri, Stockholm, Sweden. His work has been featured in many publications and was the subject of two monographs.
JONGGEON LEE (b. 1979, Seoul, South Korea; lives and works in New York, NY) received his MFA and BFA from Seoul National University and MFA from Rhode Island School of Design. Select exhibitions include Rowan University Art Gallery, Glassboro, NJ; Kumho Museum, Seoul, South Korea; Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA; and Saatchi Gallery, London, UK. He is the recipient of Yaddo Residency, Saratoga Springs, NY; Triangle Arts Association Residency Program, Brooklyn, NY; and the Emerging Artist Fellowship, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY.
STEVEN MILLAR (b. 1968, Atlanta, GA; lives and works in Croton-on-Hudson, NY) received his MFA from Washington University and BA from Yale University. Select exhibitions include International Print Center New York, NY; Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY; Islip Art Museum, NY; Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, Woodstock, NY; and The Arts Exchange, White Plains, NY. He is the recipient of the Strategic Opportunitiy Stipend Grant from New York Foundation for the Arts; Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Residency Program; and a Project Grant from Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY.
ALISON ELIZABETH TAYLOR (b. Selma, AL; lives and works in Brooklyn, NY) received her MFA from Columbia University and BFA from Art Center College of Design. Select exhibitions include Galería Juan Silió, Santander, Spain; C24 Gallery, New York, NY; South Eastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC; Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC; and Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY. She is the recipient of the Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship and the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Biennial Competition Award. Her work has been widely recognized and is represented by James Cohan Gallery in New York.
About the Essayist
DEBORAH CULLEN is the Director and Chief Curator of the Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery at Columbia University. Prior to joining The Wallach Art Gallery in July 2012 she served as director of curatorial programs at El Museo del Barrio, NY, since 1997.
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