Image by: Maria Baranova
Since receiving my MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art and after a stint in Budapest, Hungary I Moved to Williamsburg, Brooklyn in 1993 and began working in the art and photography starting as studio assistant to digital media artist Paul Garrin and black and white printer for artist -photographer John Coplans.
My solo and collaborative work is included in numerous collections and been exhibited with the New Britain Museum of American Art, Imperial War Museum, London, Tang Teaching Museum, Aldrich Museum, Margaret Bodell Gallery and AOT Project Salon. After living in Williamsburg for twenty-three years, he moved to Sharon, Connecticut, where he opened Standard Space gallery in 2017. Previously, he ran Brooklynphoto Studio and the One Night Only Art series, He has organized solo exhibitions of works by, Ayana Evens, Tsedaye Makonnen, Shantell Martin, Ghost of a Dream, Will Hutnick, Tei Blow, Sean McElroy, Maria Baranova, John-Paul Philippe, Lisa Williams and Jessie English, among others. He has just finished a one year position as Photography Instructor at The Millbrook School.
Lives in Sharon, Connecticut and Brooklyn, NY
STANDARD SPACE I ARTIST IN RESIDENCE & DIRECTOR
Standard Space is an artist run project space and gallery for innovative and challenging contemporary art. Our primary focus is on collaboration with artist / curators who champion emerging and mid-career artists in amplifying the voices—both curatorial and artistic—of underrepresented groups in the art world. We partner with curators who push the envelope and welcome all media, from video installation and performance art to painting, printmaking, and sculpture. Visit STANDARD SPACE at 147 Main Street, Sharon, CT 06069 by appointment, (917) 627-3261 | firstname.lastname@example.org