KATHLEEN VANCE

Works

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Kathleen Vance, Traveling Landscape (Gifford's Forest), 2014
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Kathleen Vance - “Out of the Woods” Installation
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Traveling Landscape (Gifford's Forest), 2014, train case, resin, stones, soil, artificial foliage, fluorescent light, water, 12x15x9”

“Out of the Woods” Installation

Traveling Landscape (Beige Traveler), 2014, train case, resin, stones, soil, artificial foliage, fluorescent light, water, 16x8x9”

 

Education

2006 – MFA from Hunter College

1999 – BFA from Pratt Institute

 

Grants and Honors

- Selected Artist for TD Forests, New York Restoration Project: “Art for Trees”

- Board Member ARTfront, Inc.

- Member of tART Collective

- Member of the Sculptors Guild

- Visiting artist in Berlin, in connection with the Grunewald Parks Department and galerie OPEN

- RSProject’s Artist in Residence, Berlin, Germany

- Aljira, Center for Contemporary Art, ‘Emerge 7’ awardee

- Haskel Travel grant recipient

- Brooklyn Art Council grant recipient

- Puffin Foundation grant recipient

 

Exhibitions

2015 - “Flirting with Disaster” Royal Society of American Art, 400 South 2nd St, Brooklyn, NY

2015 - “Paperazzi IV” Janet Kurnatowski galley, 205 Norman Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

 

2014 - “Reconnecting with Nature” Flinn Gallery, 101 West Putnam, Greenwich, CT

2014 - “My Sister’s Doll, Artists Respond to a Christmas Saga” Figureworks, 168 N 6th St., Brooklyn, NY

2014 - “Art for Trees” The High Line, New York, NY

2014 - “Art for Trees” Vanderbilt Hall, Grand Central Terminal, New York, NY

2014 - “Another Green World” NYU Gallatin Gallery, 1 Washington Place, New York, NY

2014 - “Summer Love” Front Room Gallery 147 Roebling Street, Brooklyn NY

2014 - “Whitney Houston Biennial” 20 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY

2014 - “Paperazzi III” Janet Kurnatowski galley, 205 Norman Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

 

2013 - “Abandon Isolation” Rockelmann &, Schönleinstraße 5, Berlin, Germany

2013 - “Infinite Gardens” Delicious Spectacle, 1866 Quincy Street, Washington DC

2013 - “Tracing Landscapes”: Nuartlink, 19 Post Road East, Westport, CT

2013 - “Traveling Landscapes” Rahway Arts Center, 1519 Irving Street, Rahway, NJ

2013 - “Sublime Landscape” Collective Craft, Fireman’s Memorial Garden, 8th Street, New York, NY

2013 - “Group Therapy: Aesthetics and Politics” 111 Front Street, NY

2013 - “Flow Follow Flow” Rupert Ravens Nexxt. 468 Totowa Avenue, Paterson, NJ

2013 - “Looking Back” Art 101, 101 Grand Street, NY

2013 - “Paperazzi 2” Janet Kurnatowski galley, 205 Norman Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

 

2012 - Solo Exhibition: “From the Woods” Open Source Gallery, 306 17th Street, NY

2012 - “Introduction” Rockelmann &, Schönleinstraße 5, Berlin, Germany

 

2011 - Solo Exhibition: “Outgrowth of Nature”: Art 101, 101 Grand Street, NY

2011 - “Creating Realities”: galerie OPEN, Legiendamm 18-20, Berlin, Germany

2011 - “Art From Berlin”:art Karlsruhe,  76287 Rheinstetten, Germany

2011 - “Associated”: Open Source Gallery, 257 17th Street, NY

2011 - “Fuseworks Goes to College, Central Connecticut State University, new Britain, CT

 

2010 - Solo Exhibition: “Out of the Woods”: galerie OPEN, Legiendamm 18-20, Berlin, Germany

2010 - “Good Natured”: RSProjects, Fichtesrasse 3, Berlin, Germany

2010 - “What Art Can Do”: Art 101, 101 Grand Street, NY    

2010 - “Landmarks West Berlin”: Kastanienallee 20, Berlin, Germany

 

2009 - Solo Exhibition: “Traveling Landscapes”:  galerie OPEN, Legiendamm 18-20, Berlin, Germany

2009 - “Urban Nature”:  East West Project, Memhardstr, 1, Berlin, Germany

2009 - “Paper in the Wind”: Gallery Thomas Jaeckel, 532 25th Street, NY, NY

2009 - “Unnatural Acts and Other Illicit Thoughts About Nature”: Broadway gallery, 473 Broadway, NY, NY

 

2008 - “Panorama Project 3”: Jonathan LeVine Gallery, 529 West 20th Street, NY, NY 10011

2008 - “Forming Lines: Translations Between Drawing and Sculpture”, Like the Spice Gallery 224 Roebling St, NY

2008 - “In-Site” Governor’s Island, NY  (Public Sculpture Installation)

2008 - “Trellis”: Rupert Ravens Contemporary, 85 Market Street, Newark, NJ

2008 - “Revivified”: Headbones gallery, 260 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto, Ontario

2008 - “Paper in the Wind”: Article Projects, Brooklyn, NY

 

2007 - ”The Worst Is / Not to Die in Summer”: Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden, 15 Wilhelmstraße, Wiesbaden, Germany

2007 - “En Plein Air- Reloaded”: Black and White gallery, 483 Driggs Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

2007 - “Broadthinking”: Silent Space Gallery, 596 Broadway, Kingston, NY

2007 - “Highly Recommended”: Headbones gallery, 260 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto, Ontario

2007 - “Drawn and Quartered”: Like the Spice gallery, 224 Roebling Street, Brooklyn, NY

 

2006 - “Matter of Time”: Betty Cuningham gallery, 541 West 25th Street, New York, NY

2006 - “Archival to Contemporary-Six Decades of the Sculptors Guild”: Hillwood Art Museum, 720 Northern Boulevard, Brookville, NY (Public Sculpture Installation)

2006 - “Little Women”: Dam, Stuhltrager gallery, 38 Marcy Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

2006 - “Newark Between Us”: The National Newark Building, 744 Broad Street, Newark, NJ

 

2005 - “Facing Newark”: Newark Arts Council, 1 Washington Park, Newark, NJ

2005 - “Unfamiliar Destinations”: Williamsburg Art and Historical Center, 135 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY

 

2004 - “Element”: Front Room gallery, 147 Roebling Street, Brooklyn, New York

2004 - ‘Singular Obsessions’: Williamsburg Art and Historical Center, 135 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY

 

Selected Press and Articles

Greewich Time: “From the inside, out: Art show encourages natural connections” – Christina Hennessy

Gothamist: “Check Out This Darling Little Forest In A Suitcase At Grand Central” – Sai Mokhtari

Unfolded Magazine: “Reconnecting with Nature” -Interview by Nardip Singh

Hyperallergic: “Venturing Beyond the White Box in Bushwick” – Matthew Farina

The L Magazine: “Kathleen Vance: Nature, Tightly Packed” – Benjamin Sutton

Siouxwire: “Interview: Kathleen Vance”

Huffington Post: “The Whitney Houston Biennial is Here to Make Your Feminist Art Dreams Come True”

Melbourne Daily Star: “Great Escapes”

Downtown Traveler: “The Best of Fountain Art Fair 2013” –  Leslie Koch

Art in New York City: “KATHLEEN VANCE:FROM THE WOODS-Nature Walk in Prospect Park” – Michael Sorgatz

The New York Optimist: “Art 101 Presents Kathleen Vance Traveling Landscapes”

ExBerliner Magazine: “Last Chance! Marnie Betteridge and Kathleen Vance – Abandon Isolation” –Claudia Claros

Kalm Report “Kathleen Vance: From the Woods” Interview at Open Source Gallery

BerlinArtLink: “Running Stream – A Live Installation by Kathleen Vance”  – Liz Feder

Brooklyn Rail: “Brooklyn in the Extreme” – James Kalm

The L Magazine: “Inside Kathleen Vance’s Tiny Landscapes and Sticky Installations” – Benjamin Sutton

WG Art and News: “What Art Can Do” – Trent Morse

ArtFacts: “Interview with Alexandra Rockelmann (galerie OPEN)”

BerlinArtLink: “Bosco Sodi, Kathleen Vance & Anselm Kiefer, Seen and Loved: “On the Road”- Monica Salazar

Berlinista: “Galerie OPEN: Brian Finke + Kathleen Vance”

BerlinArtLink: “Studio Visit: Kathleen Vance (Boundsticks Installation)” – Monika Salazar

NY Arts Magazine, “Little Women” – James Kalm (July/August 2006 issue)