Keith O. Anderson

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From the book of Tao, 2016 Archival Masking Tape, Burnt Marks and Black Wrap Foil. 11 X 14 X 15 (sculpture), Black Wrap Foil (38 X 39 1/2 In). © Keith O. Anderson
Playground closes at dusk, 2016 Plaster(prepared by Artist), Burnt Marks, Wood and Light Bulb. 13 X 15 in (sculpture), 17 3/8 X 23 1/2 in (wood Support) © Keith O. Anderson
I have been assured that I will be protected as I navigate the numerous vagaries of life., 2016 Fire Residue, Wood and Art Crate. Wood- 24 X 24 - Art Crate 2 1/2 X 30 1/2 X 30 1/2 in © Keith O. Anderson
Encircled by things we love, 2016 Burnt Matches and Ash. Dimensions Variable. © Keith O. Anderson
Disharmony, 2015 Acrylic Flat Paint, China Marker and Black Wrap Foil. 42 X 71 © Keith O. Anderson
For Nico, because.... , 2015 Archival Masking Tape on Window. 79 X 117 In. © Keith O. Anderson
For Nico, because............. , 2015 Archival Masking Tape on Window. 79 X 117 In. © Keith O. Anderson
These things I do in the dark after...., 2014 Archival Masking Tape. 3 1/2 X 18 X 29 1/2 In. © Keith O. Anderson
Eco in Italian, 2014 Archival Masking Tape, Wood, Spray Paint and Steel Wool. 37 7/8 X 3 1/2 X 3 1/2 In. © Keith O. Anderson
A few of the components needed for the re-interpretation of........., 2014 Ceramic Tile, Plastic Bag and Burnt Matches. 5 X 11 X 11 Inches © Keith O. Anderson
Please tell me about those reoccurring dreams you had recently., 2014 Spray Paint, Primer, Fire Residue on Tree Log. 15 7/8 X 9 1/2 X 10 In. © Keith O. Anderson
This is what happens when you do not paint by numbers, 2013-14 Burnt Marks Wood. 4 X 17 X 14 1/2 In. © Keith O. Anderson
Over there, 2014 Archival Glue on Vinyl Floor Tile. 12 X 12 In. © Keith O. Anderson
Hug Me.... ( A choker for her ), 2013-14 Match Heads, Sawdust, Archival Glue, Silk Fabric and Oil & Heat Resistant Rubber. 3 X 9 X 8 In. © Keith O. Anderson
I no longer write poems for her, 2013 Felt Pads on Skin of Artist. Silver Gelatin Dimensions Vary. © Keith O. Anderson
I am not a Romantic she said (emphactically), 2013 Stencil Letters on a Tree Trunk Dimensions Variable. © Keith Anderson
Purification, My Melody....., 2013 Spray Paint. Stencil Letters and Music Stand Dimensions Variable. © Keith O. Anderson
In this Box, 2012 Cardboard Box, Archival Glue, Primer, Powder Pigment, Staples and Saturated Cotton Material Used for Roofing. 16 X 18 1/2 X 19 in © Keith O. Anderson
Corps Sublime, 2012 Spray Paint on Light Bulb. 7 X 5 in © Keith O. Anderson
The rebuilding of Rome, 2012 Tee Shirt (artist), Plaster, Paint, Steel Bolts and Nails. 24 X 20 Inches. © Keith O. Anderson
Thoughts, Thoughts, Thoughts, 2011 Burnt Marks on Wiggle Board. 24 X 22 X 15 In. © Keith O. Anderson
Wedding Ring, 2011 Spray Paint on a Steel Nut. 1.5/8 X 1.5/8 X 1in © Keith O. Anderson
Throne, 2010-11 Burnt Matches, Archival Glue and Chair. 36 X 16 X 16 In. © Keith O. Anderson
Quick Facts
Miami. Fl
Lives in
New York
Works in
New York
sculpture, mixed-media, installation, photography



 1981-82  Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

 1981-82  Art Students League, New York, NY

 1986-87  Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY



 2014       Bronx Museum, Artist in the Marketplace, Bronx, New York   

 2008       Urban Artists Initiative/NYC Fellowship  



 2010        What Becomes of a Broken Heart, Cindy Rucker Gallery, New York, NY

 2010         Taller Boricua, Latino Cultural Center, New York, NY Curated by Christine Licata   

 2005          I Space, Chicago, Illinois

 2002          Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, Illinois

 1990          Galerie du Jour, Agnes b. Paris, France



2017           BEAT, Bronx Art Space, Bronx, NY, Curated by Stephanie A. Lindquist

2015           Approaching- 273 15°C, academic Gallery, LIC, NY, Curated by Michael Sarff 

2015           AIM Biennial, The Bronx Museum of Art, Bronx, NY 

2014           Ten- 10 curators/100 Artworks, Cindy Rucker Gallery, New York, NY

2014           KNOW WHO YOU ARE AT EVERY AGE,Curated by Q_Raider with BDGRMMR, Bronx Art Center, NY                        

2012           GET IT ON THE RECORD, Visceglia Gallery, Caldwell College, NJ Curated by Yulia Tikhonova

2010           Dreamtime overtones from a fantastic brown planet, Aljira, Newark, NJ Curated by Edwin Ramoran

2010           Slide Slam, Real Artways, Hartford, CT

2009           Everywhere, Nowhere, Somewhere... Powerhouse Memphis, Memphis TN Curated by Rehema Barber

2009           THE HAPPENING: Kinesics as Art Object, Rush Arts Gallery, New York Curated by Nico Wheadon

2009            SCOPE International Art Fair, Rush Arts Gallery, New York

2009            Glass Case Exhibition Series, Rush Arts Gallery, New York Curated by Nico Wheadon                             

2008            OTHER, OTHER...... Longwood Art Gallery, Bronx, NY Curated by Wanda Raimundi-Ortiz

2007            Material Culture, Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos, Curated by Juanita Lanzo

2006            Flattened, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, Illinois

2002            Transcending the Common, Klein Art Works, Chicago, Illinois

2002            Contemporary Abstraction, Klein Art Works, Chicago, Illinois

2002            16th Evanston and Vicinity Biennial Evanston Art Center, Evanston, Illinois

1999            Salon Montrouge, Paris, France

1997            Aeroports de Paris, Paris, France

1990            Art Junction International Nice, (Galerie du Jour, Agnes b.) Nice, France

1989            FIAC  International Art Fair, Galerie du Jour, Agnes b. Paris, France      



 2015         The Cool Conceptualism of Artworks at Absolute Zero, HYPERALLERGIC, Patrick Neal

 2015          Emerging Artists take the Bronx, Time Out New York, Dana Varinsky

 2013          Peripheral ARTeries online Magazine, November 2013  

 2013          Reading and recording of On Kawara, "One Million Years", Dia Art Foundation      

 2013          American Academy in Rome News Features, Glendalys Medina Draws a 

                     Alphabet inspired by Graffitti

 2009          Powerhouse exhibits shows global impact of pop conventions, The Commercial

                      Appeal, Bill Ellis

 2006          Flattened, Time Out Chicago, Lauren Weinberg

 2006          WEEKEND, Chicago Sun-Times, Margaret Hawkins

 2005          ON THE TOWN, Chicago Tribune, Alan G. Artner

 2005          Chicago Home & Garden, Linda Clipton

 1999          A Contre-Pied (Salon Montrouge), Le Figaro, Michel Nuridsany


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