Artist Bio

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Artist Bio

Born and raised in New York City, I moved to the Netherlands after graduating from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn in 1990 with a degree in Fine Arts. I have exhibited my work both in the Netherlands and abroad, and work regularly in public space having realized a number of public art commissions in the Netherlands and in New York City. I have often worked as artist-in-residence, which allows me the opportunity to thoroughly explore and be inspired by a particular location; most recently at the US National Park Historic Site in Wilton, CT, in 2015, and on Governors Island with the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council in 2010. Currently I am based in the Hague, the Netherlands, where I also teach drawing at the Royal Academy of Art (KABK).

 

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Some recent exhibitions and projects include: b2 Galerie, Leipzig, DE (2017); Jerwood Drawing Prize, UK (2016); Amsterdam Drawing with Billytown (2015); Centre du Monde, FRAC Bretagne, France (2013); Eb en Overvloed, 38CC, Delft, NL (2013); Imagined Communities, curated by Miguel Amado, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast, UK (2013); SeaWorthy, curated by Jean Berberis, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts with the Flux Factory, NYC (2011); Floating World, LMCC, New York City (2011) and One on One, at the House of Arts in Brno, Czech Republic (2010).

 

Work made for public art commissions includes a memorial for Jewish lawyers deported in WW II for the Palace of Justice in the Hague; an artwork for the Da Costa School in the Hague, and for the Trust for Public Land in New York City. I have also been a finalist a number of times for public art projects; for the Department of Culture in New York City, Roomburg in Leiden and the Cambridge Arts Council in Cambridge, MA, USA.