Awards, Public Artworks, Selected Exhibitions, & Press:


2019

-Winner. “People’s Choice Award” Roanoke Rising. Roanoke, Virginia.

-SuperFine! Art Fair. Washington, DC.

-Rosemary Beach Sculpture Exhibition. Rosemary Beach, Florida.

-Riverdale Park Public Art, National Capital Park and Planning Commission. Hyattsville, Maryland.

-Sculpture on the Lawn. Orlando, Florida. Orlando Sun Sentinel

-Silver Box Art on Loan. Sandpoint, Idaho.

-Art Sandy Springs. Sandy Springs, Georgia. Purchased by Civic Group for Town’s Amphitheater.

-Public Sculpture Program (2nd Sculpture). Liberty, Missouri.

-Sculpture Wake Forest (Two Sculptures). Wake Forest, North Carolina.

-Old Town Art Splash. Coppell, Texas.

-Art Encounters. Town of Parker, Colorado.

-Eye for Art. Brighton, Colorado.

-Art for a While. Broomfield, Colorado.

-Art Around the Clock (2nd Sculpture). Redmond, Oregon.


2018

-Winner. 2018 Art Prize. Municipal Art Society of Baltimore City.

-Winner. “People’s Choice Award”/Purchased by City. Art Around Town. Redmond, Oregon.

-Inaugural Public Sculpture Program, Shape of Community. O’Fallon, Missouri.

-Inaugural Public Sculpture Program. Liberty, Missouri.

-Yountville Art Walk. Yountville, California.

-Winner. “People’s Choice Award” Douglas County Art Encounters (Three Sculptures). Douglas County, Colorado.

-Tri-Lakes Views. Monument, Colorado. Cover image to news feature.

-Alamosa ArtScape. Alamosa, Colorado.

-Finalist. Wilkerson Student Center. University of North Dakota.

-St. Joseph Sculpture Walk (Two Sculptures). St. Joseph, Missouri.

-Haddonfield Outdoor Sculpture Trust. Haddonfield, New Jersey. Local News Feature. Purchased by Civic Arts Group for City.

-Sculpture Garden at the Kemp Center. Wichita Falls, Texas.

-Art on the Street. Lafayette, Colorado.

-Sculpture on Sample. Coral Springs, Florida. (Purchased by City)

-Art Around Roswell Sculpture Tour. Roswell, Georgia.


2017

-Atlanta Beltline Inaugural Sculpture Exhibition. Atlanta, Georgia.

-Inaugural Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition. Valdosta, Georgia. (Purchased by City) Local News Feature (video).

-Hood River BIG ART Exhibition (outdoor sculpture exhibition). Bend, Oregon.

-Finalist. Watkins Elementary School Public Sculpture. Washington, DC

-Art-O-Matic. Crystal City, Virginia.

-Sculpture Evergreen (outdoor sculpture exhibition). Evergreen, Colorado.

-Art al Fresco (outdoor sculpture exhibition). Boerne, Texas.

-Juried Sculpture Exhibit (outdoor sculpture exhibition). Sheridan, Wyoming.


2016

-Art aRound Town (2nd Sculpture). Carbondale, Colorado.

-Art Encounters Biennial (outdoor sculpture exhibition). Town of Parker, Colorado.

-Maryland State of Mind, Maryland State House (Capitol Building). Annapolis, MD.

-“Islamic Celtic Knot”. Fringe Theater. Washington, DC.

-“Whiskered Low-Poly Heart”. Artists & Makers. Rockville, MD.


2015 Winner. “Best In Show”. Art aRound Town (outdoor exhibition). Carbondale, Colorado. Local News Feature. -Art-O-Matic. New Carrollton, Maryland.


2014/16 - District Police Station & Governmental Center (Public Sculpture - “Mutual Respect/Mutual Understanding”) Stainless Steel & Programed LEDs. Reston, Virginia.


2013 -Side Exhibition. The Phillips Collection (America’s first Modern Art Museum), Washington, DC. A collaborative work with Lizzie Temme. Shown simultaneous with Vincent VanGoh’s Repetitions exhibition.

-Old Town Newhall Ranch Road Reconstruction Public Art Project. Santa Clarita, California. Project canceled due to city budget.

-Exempla’s St. Joseph’s Hospital Public Art Project (presenting finalist). Denver Colorado.


2012 -New Safeway Public Art Project, fabricated for WGS. Bethesda, Maryland.


2011 -WGS: The First Ten Years, Longview Gallery, Washington, DC

-Celebrate, Foundry Gallery. Washington, DC


2010 -Experimental Video Art Seven. Touring Eight Universities in Thailand, SE Asia

-Frederick Douglass Monument. Easton, Maryland. (as Head Assistant for Master Sculptor)

-Solanus Casey Memorial. Detroit, Michigan. (as Head Assistant for Master Sculptor)

-PRINTNOW. The London Art Fair, c/o BEARSPACE Gallery; London, UK

-Bill Hill: It's a Beautiful Thing! Jane Haslem Gallery; Washington, DC (auxiliary show)


2009 -Degree Show, Goldsmiths College. University of London, UK

-Group/Grope, Area 10. London, UK

-Metamorphose, Islington Arts Factory. London, UK

-Reading the Artist. Goldsmiths, London.

-Pick #1. The Apple Tree. London, UK

-Gold & Delicious, The Apple Tree. London, UK

2005 -Figuratively Speaking. Potato; Baltimore, Maryland

-Cancer Research Charity Auction. Aroma; Washington, DC

2004 -“Global Competition”. Gallery International; Baltimore, Maryland

-Art-O-Matic. Washington, DC

-Response. College Perk; College Park, Maryland

2003 -“Welcome to America, Now Go Home”. Potato. Baltimore, Maryland

2002 -Art-O-Matic. Washington, DC

2001 -Senior Show, University of Maryland

-Grand Prize "for Most-Outstanding Graduating Senior" (Colonel Wharton Award)

-Portrait, University of Maryland

-Assembled Form, West Gallery, University of Maryland

2000 -Art Attack (Group Mural). University of Maryland

-Umbrellas on Parade (Group Object). Arundel Mills Mall; Hanover, Maryland

1999 -The Art of Recycling, State of Maryland (Touring Show)


Notable Collectors:

-Dr. Doug Lewis, Curator of Sculpture, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (Retired)

-“The Colbert Report,” Satirical News Program

-Cherry Chevapravatdumrong, Author, Writer/Producer- Family Guy


Education:

- MFA – Goldsmiths College, University of London, 2009

- BA – University of Maryland, 2001 (University Honors Tract)

- DeMatha Catholic, 1997 (with Honors, National Honors Society)


Bio

I was born on Long Island, New York, a few hours after the winter solstice, on December 22nd.


I started in Architecture school at the University of Maryland before leaving to study sculpture full-time, graduating in May of 2001.  I recieved an MFA from Goldsmiths College, University of London in 2009 and currently operate a project-based art practice in Washington, DC.  I uses site-specifics and combine technology with traditional art-making.

Statement

I operate a project-based Art practice. Each past public Art project has been different aesthetically, thematically, and have required vastly different technical skills. This has been an advantage however: First, I have the skills/experience to complete any project from large figurative bronze sculptures, to huge panels of steel and kiln-cast recycled glass. Second, other artists hire me as a fabricator and am therefore proficient in collaborating with a range of personalities, viewpoints, and needs. Finally, I often work in a site-specific manner; letting the context of the community and the site/project goals, dictate the final result. However, I often combine site-specifics with the semiotics of archetypes; universally understood objects or symbols and their related ideas, concepts, and meanings.

To achieve this paradoxical balance I use cutting-edge technology like laser-cutting, 3-D printing, and CAD modeling, with traditional aesthetics and methods of sculpture making.


Contact

I do most of my projects through my company, ApiaryCollective@gmail.com


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