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Rob Swainston

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Working Proof 01, 2012 Mixed Print Media Woodblock, Lithograph, Collagraph, Digital Chine Cholle On Paper
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Plexus, 2011 Woodblock Print On Paper With Mirrors Installation
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All That is Solid Melts into Air, 2011 Woodblock Print On Fabric With Wood 9'x81' Installed As A Corner
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Handgepaeck, 2012 Woodblock Print On Paper Installation, Dimensions Variable
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Propositions, 2010 Mixed Print Media Each Work 32x24"
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Centenial, 2010 Woodblock Print On Paper Installation, Dimensions Variable
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In Front of Behind the Wall, 2011 Woodblock Print On Paper Each Print 24' Long X 42" Wide
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Below Orion's Belt, 2012 Woodblock Print On Fabric With Video 10x18'
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Handgepaeck, 2012 Mixed Print Media Each Work 18x12"
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Working Proof, 2012 Woodblock, Monotype, And Collagraph Each Work 37x25"
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Mountain, 2011 Performace With Paper And Hill
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Quick Facts
Schools
Columbia University
Tags
combined printmaking techniques, printmaking/silkscreen, abstractpaintingprintmaking, printmaking/lithography, printmaking-monotype, printmaking installation, drawingprintmaking, print, blockprints, printmakers, image/printmaking, printmaking, installation
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EDUCATION

2006 MFA Visual Arts, Columbia University School of the Arts, New York, NY

1997 BA Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012 Handgepäck, Neuwerk-Kunsthalle, Konstanz, GERMANY

2012 Below Orion’s Belt, Hudson D Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2011 PLEXUS, Esther Massry Gallery at the College of St. Rose, Albany, NY

2010 Propositions, David Krut Projects, New York, NY

2010 Centennial Drift, BravinLee Programs, New York, NY

2009 Centennial, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA

2008 Recombinant Histories, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA

 

SELECTED AWARDS

2012 Fellowship, Robert Blackburn Printshop, New York, NY

2011-12 Fellowship, Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

2011 Residency, Islip Museum Carriage House in Process, East Islip, NY

2011 Residency, Seven Below, Burlington City Arts, Burlington, VT

2009-10 Residency, Marie Walsh Sharpe Studio Program, New York, NY

2009 Residency, Anderson Ranch, Snowmass, CO

2008 Residency, Frans Masereel Centrum, BELGIUM

2008 Emergency Grant, Foundation for Contemporary Arts, New York, NY

2007 Residency, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012

CTRL-P; New Directions in Printmaking, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA

Beached, PAAM, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA

Second City Psychastenia, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

2011

NADA Hudson Art Fair, CANADA Gallery, Hudson, NY

Processed, Omni Gallery, Uniondale, NY

New Prints Summer 2011, IPCNY (International Print Center), New York, NY

Round 1, Lambert Fine Arts, New York, NY

Vista, Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens, NY

Site 92: Work Permit Approved, Smack Mellon, DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY

 

2010

4x4: A Printeresting Curatorial Project, Muhlenberg College Gallery, Allentown, PA

Planet of Slums, Mason Gross Galleries, New Brunswick, NJ

Editions/Artist’s Book Fair, David Krut Projects, New York, NY

Reclaiming Vistas, Puffin Foundation Cultural Center, Teaneck, NJ

Printable: Philagrafika 2010, Seraphin Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

 

2009

X-Initiative; No Soul for Sale, Vox Populi, New York, NY

The Relief Print: Changing Surfaces, Arts Guild of Rahway, Rahway, NJ

Anderson Ranch Resident Show, Anderson Ranch, Snowmass, CO

 

2008

Journey to the Center of Uranus, CANADA Gallery, New York, NY

Intellectual Property, Meat Market Gallery, Washington, DC

475 Lives, Queens Museum of Art, Bulova Center, Queens, NY 

 

2006

Manhattan Project, Frederic Snitzer Gallery, Miami, FL

Festung Austellung, International Summer Academy, Salzburg, AUSTRIA

Portapocalypse IV, Gallery Alcatraz, Hallein, AUSTRIA

Columbia MFA Thesis Show, Brooklyn, NY

 

2005

XC Projects, Scope Miami Int’l Art Fair, Miami, FL

Affordable Art Fair, Pier 92, New York, NY

Hand Pulled, Victory Hall, Jersey City, NJ

Metaphase, Wallach Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY

Made in America, Pickled Art Center, Beijing, CHINA

Panopoly, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY

 

2004

Peekskill Project, 1st Annual Peekskill Arts Festival, Peekskill, NY

Objects of Desire II, Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY