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EDUCATION

2013/Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture

2012/MFA, Yale University New Haven, CT (Painting and Printmaking)

2008/BFA, Rhode Island School of Design Providence, RI, (Painting)

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019

Andrew Rafacz/Chicago, IL

2018

Ways To Cross/The Lighthouse Works/Fisher’s Island, NY

Underbelly/Helena Anrather/NYC, NY

2017

Things To Say At Night/Miller Contemporary & Stellar Projects/NYC, NY

2015

If You Want To Be Free/On Stellar Rays/NYC NY

2009

What’s It Mean Love To You?/Boujeloud/The World Sacred Music Festival/Fez, Morocco

 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020

Julia Bland & Michelle Segre, Derek Eller Gallery, New York (2 person)

2019

Even Thread Has Speech/John Michael Kohler Arts Center/Sheboygan, WI

Nature as Measure/Curated by Candice Madey/Chambers/Beijing

Four/Yossi Milo/NYC, NY

2018

Untitled Art Fair/Andrew Rafacz

NADA/Helena Anrather/Miami Beach, FL

Geometry/TSA/Philadelphia, PA

Still Life/September Gallery/Hudson, NY

2017

A Thread Of Execution/Dimensions Variable/Miami, FL

The Armory Show/On Stellar Rays/NYC (2 person)

2016

Persuasive Percussion/On Stellar Rays/New York, NY

Intertwined/NYU Institute of Fine Arts/New York, NY

Good Old New Place/Cuevas Tilleard/New York, NY

Soft Symmetry/Phoebe/ Baltimore, Maryland

The Tide Is High/ The Silvermine Art Center/Governor’s Island, NY

The Swerve/Ortega y Gasset/Brooklyn, NY

Deep Superficial Perceptions/CES Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2015

The Landscape Changes 30 Times/Anahita Gallery/Tehran, Iran

2014

Hard as You Can, Right at the Middle/Asya Geisberg Gallery/New York, NY (2 person)

NADA/On Stellar Rays/Miami Beach, FL

Equations of Sight-Similarity/On Stellar Rays/New York, NY

Painting Wall (Janus at 8:16)/Touch Gallery/Cambridge, MA

2013

Come Together: Surviving Sandy/Industry City/New York, NY

Breaking Night/Vox Populi/Philadelphia, PA

2012

Deep Cuts/Anna Kustera Gallery/New York, NY

No Longer Presidents, but Profits/Delicious Spectacle/Washington DC

Centaurs and Satyrs/Asya Geisbergy Gallery/New York, NY

Eyes Off The Flag/Motus Fort/Tokyo, Japan

 

AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

2018

Macdowell Colony/Residency

Shandanken: Storm King/Residency

2017

The Lighthouse Works/Residency

2016

Yaddo/Residency/Milton and Sally Avery Fellow

2015

The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program

2014

The Rema Hort Mann Foundation/Emerging Artist Grant Nominee

Woodstock Byrdcliff Colony/Residency/The Pollock Krasner Fellow

2013

Yaddo/Residency

2012

Carol Scholsberg Memorial Prize for Excellence in Painting

2008

Jacques and Natasha Gelman Trust Travel Fellowship

Florence Leif Award for Excellence in Painting

 

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