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Eric Araujo

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Debbie Sue, 2012 Wood, Plastic, Boat 9.5'D X 6'H X 4.5'W © Eric Araujo
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The House Project, Dec. 2005 Wood, Plexi, Shingles, Captured Video and Photos 6' X 4' X 6.5' © Eric Araujo
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If you lived here you'd be home by now, 2008 Wood, Plastic, Shingles 6'H X 4'W X 6'D © Eric Araujo
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"If you lived here you'd be home by now", 2007 Wood, Plexi, Shingles, Captured Video and Photos 6' X 4' X 4.5' © Eric Araujo
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"If you lived here you'd be home by now", 2007 Wood, Plexi, Shingles, Captured Video and Photos 6' X 4' X 4.5' © Eric Araujo
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Little red Franklinton, 2008 Wood, Plexi, Shingles, Casters 6' X 4' X 6.5' © Eric Araujo
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Hole Up, 2012 Wood, Plexi 6'D X 6.5'H X 4'W © Eric Araujo
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Conductor, 2011 Graphite on Paper, Inkjet on Vinyl Overlay 16 X 20 © Eric Araujo
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untitled, 2011 Acrylic on Canvas 5' X 2.5' © Eric Araujo
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Greater-T, 2010 Graphite, Ink 16 X 20 © Eric Araujo
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Sacral Mouth, 2009 Paper, Transparency Film 5" X 7" © Eric Araujo
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sciatic wrath, 2009 Paper, Transparency Film 5" X 7" © Eric Araujo
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Cadence, 2009 Steel, Wood, Resin, Wax, Micro-controller, Light, Conduit © Eric Araujo
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Cadence, 2007 Steel, Resin, Wood, Wax, Light, Micro-controller Variable © Eric Araujo
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Creature of Habit, 2006 Steel, Rubber, Motor 4.5' X 2.5' © Eric Araujo
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Central Tendon Respiration, 2007 Wood, Steel, Aluminum, Motor, Dodgeball Variable © Eric Araujo
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Origins of Disharmony, 2007 Fiberglass, Resin, Burlap, Water © Eric Araujo
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Palpation, 2007 Steel, Latex, Motors © Eric Araujo
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ID:6366028PA, 2007 Xray, Plexi, Walnut, Lights 42" X 35" © Eric Araujo
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ID:6366028LAT, 2007 Xray, Plexi, Walnut, Lights 42" X 28" © Eric Araujo
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As Is Ulna, 2007 Xray's, Wood, Glass, Lights 9 X 9" Each © Eric Araujo
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SUPER-spinatus, 2008 Wood, Plexi, X-rays, Aluminum, Lights 45" X 55" © Eric Araujo
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SUPER-spinatus, 2008 Wood, Plexi, X-rays, Aluminum, Lights 45" X 55" © Eric Araujo
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Catechism, 2008 Drawings, Glass, Wire, Magnifying Lense Variable © Eric Araujo
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Catechism (detail), 2008 Drawings, Glass, Wire, Magnifying Lense Variable © Eric Araujo
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Catechism ll, 2009 Steel, Maginfying Lense, Drawings, Glass Slides, Wire Variable © Eric Araujo
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Catechism ll, 2009 Steel, Maginfying Lense, Drawings, Glass Slides, Wire Variable © Eric Araujo
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© Eric Araujo
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Cadence © courtesy of the artist
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Cadence(detail), 2007 Wax, Electronics © Eric Araujo
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Cadence, 2009 Steel, Wood, Resin, Wax, Electronics Variable; 4' Diameter Steel Ring © Eric Araujo
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Log, Lights © Eric Araujo
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Memorial Day, 2000 Acrylic on Canvas © Eric Araujo
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encounters, 2003 Acrylic on Canvas 8' X 4' © Eric Araujo
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Orange vendor, 2001 Acrylic on Canvas 3.5' X 5' © Eric Araujo
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Red ñ, 2003 Acrylic on Canvas 6" X 2.5' © Eric Araujo
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Yellow ñ, 2003 Acrylic on Canvas 6' X 2.5' © Eric Araujo
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blue ñ, 2003 Acrylic on Canvas 6' X 2.5' © Eric Araujo
Flamencodancers
ñ trés, 2003 Acrylic on Canvas 6' X 2.5' Each © Eric Araujo
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Fire dancer 1, 2003 Acrylic on Canvas 4' X 5' © Eric Araujo
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Fire Dancer 2, 2003 Acrylic on Canvas 4' X 5' © Eric Araujo
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Fire Dancer 3, 2003 Acrylic on Canvas 4' X 5' © Eric Araujo
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Long Island Sound, 2004 Wood, Steel, Solar Lights Variable © Eric Araujo
Quick Facts
Birthplace
NY
Lives in
Brooklyn, New York
Works in
NY
Schools
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, 1999, BFA
San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI)
Tags
arts-education installation mixed-media mixed-media, non-profit mixed-media video-art installation, installation, photography, digital, abstract, graffiti/street-art, conceptual, sculpture
Statement

Group Exhibitions

 

2014

  • Beards, Bards, and Boom, Walt Whitman Birthplace, Huntington, NY
  • Hamptons Photo Arts Exhibition, Ashwagh Hall, East Hampton, NY

2013

  • RVCC Faculty Exhibition, Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg, NJ
  • Crest Hardware Art Festival, Brooklyn, NY

2012

  • Verge Art Fair-Miami Basel, Broadway Gallery, Miami, FL
  • Fountain Art Fair-Miami Basel, Broadway Gallery, Miami, FL
  • RVCC Faculty Exhibition, Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg, NJ
  • One Hundred Dollars, Littlefield, Brooklyn, NY
  • Crest Hardware Art Festival, Brooklyn, NY
  • Mutual Friends, Present Company, Brooklyn, NY

2011

  • RVCC Faculty Exhibition, Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg, NJ

2009

  • Social Structures, Rock, Paper, Scissors Collective, Oakland, CA
  • Root Division 8th Annual Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
  • Artists Insight: Through Future Eyes, Young Artists at work (YAAW) in conversation
  • Through Future Eyes: The Endurance of Humanity, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2008

  • Root Division 7th Annual Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
  • Make Do, Hatch Gallery, Oakland, CA
  • There! New art from Oakland, di Rosa Preserve, Napa, CA
  • Science Fair Show, Rock, Paper, Scissors Gallery, Oakland, CA
  • Taking Shelter, Canzani Center Gallery at The Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, OH
  • Artopia – SFWeekly Masterminds exhibition, Mojito, San Francisco, CA
  • Blackout, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

2007

  • Root Division 6th Annual Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
  • HOME, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
  • Wunderkammer, Johannson Projects Gallery, Oakland, CA
  • Vernissage, 2007 San Francisco Art Institute MFA Exhibition, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA
  • SFAI NOW, Red Ink Studios, San Francisco, CA

2006

  • STOCK, Swell Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
  • Immediate Future, Murphy & Cadogan Fellowship Exhibition, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  • Continuing MFA Show, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

 

2004

  • The Water Show, Brooklyn Waterfront Artist’s Coalition, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Art at the Pier, Brooklyn Waterfront Artist’s Coalition, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • 22nd Annual Outdoor Sculpture Show, Brooklyn Waterfront Artist’s Coalition, Fulton-Ferry State Park, Brooklyn, NY

2002

  • Group Exhibition- Sculpture and Photography, Epiphany Gallery, Soho, N.Y.

 

1999

  • WOOF, 133, Brooklyn, NY
  • Iration, Flex Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
  • Juried Exhibition, Schaffler Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

2012

  • Hole Up, Littlefield, Brooklyn, NY

2003

  • A Bailar an exhibition of recent paintings and photography, Tap Room Gallery, Brooklyn Brewery, Brooklyn, NY
  • Recent works in Painting and Photography, Tillies of Brooklyn Cafe, Brooklyn, NY

2001

  • Tranquility-Paintings and Photographs, Tap Room Gallery, Brooklyn Brewery, Brooklyn, NY

1999

  • Contrepois, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

 

Honors & Grants

 

2010

  • Juried Showcase winner, Artslant.com

2008

  • Artist in Residence, Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio, 2 weeks
  • Finalist, 3rdWard Solo Show and 2 month residency, Brooklyn, NY
  • Finalist, SFWEEKLY, Masterminds Grant competition, SF, CA

2007

  • San Francisco Art Institute Outstanding Student Leadership Award

2006

  • Murphy & Cadogan Fellowship Award recipient, San Francisco, CA 
  • Teaching Assistantship, Kinetic Sculpture with Matt Heckert, San Francisco Art Institute
  • Teaching Assistantship, Wood/Metal Fabrication with Patrick Wilson, San Francisco Art Institute
  • L.O.G.S., Legion of Graduate Students Co-chair, San Francisco Art Institute

2004

  •  Apprenticeship, Tesuque Glassworks and Charlie Minor, Tesuque, NM, 2004

 

 

 

 

Residencies

 

  • Artist in Residence, Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus OH, February 2008

In residence for two weeks, while there I worked with Professor Tim Reitenbach’s Sculpture/Mixed Media class to research, construct, and conceive a social sculpture as part of an on-going project entitled The House Project. I conducted studio visits with students to discuss their work as well as worked with local homeless organizations and gallerists to realize the work contributed to the Taking Shelter Exhibition at the Canzani Center Gallery at the Columbus College of Art and Design.

 

  • Artist in Residence, Nova’s Ark Project, Bridgehampton, NY, June 2003 – Nov 2004

 

Lectures/Talks

 

  • Artist’s Insight-YAAW Young Artists At Work, Panel Discussion based on “Through Future Eyes Exhibition” at The Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, April 2009

 

  • Columbus College of Art and Design, Spoke to Tim Reitenbach’s Sculpture/Mixed Media Class about “House Project”, February 2008

Curatorial

 

  • Z-axis, Lobot Gallery, Oakland, CA, May 2009 – Co-curated with Ross Campbell
  • Iration, Flex Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, June 1999

 

Collections

 

·       Deborah & Ed Venezia

  • Tricia Tong
  • Brian Birney
  • Michael Weinberg
  • Andrew Dudley
  • Dorothy Shin
  • Deanna Riggio
  • Kenon Perry

 

Publications

 

  • 2014, Art with a Spark and Music that Booms, Long Island Pulse, 6.20.2014
  • 2009, Teens Curate Major Art Show, Christina Troup, SF Examiner, 5.6.09
  • 2008, Oakland to di Rosa, Isabelle Ringer, Piedmont Post, 8.20.08
  • 2008, Two to Dwell Upon by Kaizaad Kotwal in Columbus Dispatch, February 24
  • 2008, SFWEEKLY 3.19.08, Masterminds Finalists announcement
  • 2008, NBC Channel 11 News, February 22nd, Blackout review
  • 2008, Taking Shelter Catalogue, Canzani Center Gallery, Columbus, OH
  • 2008, 96hrs, San Francisco Chronicle, 2.7-2.10.2008, Blackout
  • 2007, Home Exhibition Catalogue, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
  • 2007, MFA Exhibition Catalogue, San Francisco Art Institute