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Ian Ferguson | American Artist | Brooklyn, New York

B. 1985 National City, California

Education: The Art Institute of California – BS Graphic Design, 2006

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2017 “Into the Foliage: Dream Sequence One” @727 Create – Brooklyn, NY

“Muito Bonito” @ 1 9 9 4 .  – Curitiba, Brazil

2016 “Of Myth & Machine” @ Maxwell Colette Gallery – Chicago, IL

2015 “Unsolvable Rubik’s Cube” @ CG2 Gallery – Nashville, TN

2014 “Mass Contemplation” @ Maxwell Colette Gallery – Chicago, IL

2013 “Shortcomings Of Coin” @ Paperish Mess Gallery – Chicago, IL

2012 “Flash Mobbed & Dolloped” @ Co-Prosperity Sphere – Chicago, IL

2011 “Mind Blizzard” @ Creative Go Round – Chicago, IL

2009 “The Purple of Etienne’s Bibby Jersey @ Would’s Gallery – Oakland, CA

“Maui Vacation Decision” @ Phone Booth Gallery – Long Beach, CA

 

Group Exhibitions:

2017 “Natural Plan” @ First Amendment Gallery, San Francisco, CA

“This Must Be the Place” Curated by Sarah Potter @ The Asbury Hotel, Asbury Park, NJ

“Mono” @ Grumpy Bert Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

“In Dreams” David Lynch Show @ Spoke-Art Gallery, New York, NY

“Streets to Tower” @ 4 World Trade Center – New York, NY

“Lean in Closer” Curated by Max Kauffman @ Stephanie Chefas Projects – Portland, OR

2016 “Tower to Streets” @ World Trade Gallery – New York, NY

“Lightning Blend II” @ Alto Gallery – Denver, CO

“Got it For Cheap” Group Show Tour – Curated by Chris Rexroad

@ Agnes B’s Galleri Du Jour – Paris, France

@ David Risley Gallery – Copenhagen, Denmark

@ Haik With Us – Oslo, Norway

@ Gallery Stiensland Berliner – Stockholm, Sweden

“Subtle Gaze” Curated by Max Kauffman @ Gravity Gallery – Aspen, CO

“Cities Pastoral” @ Campfire Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2015 “Brooklyn Public” @ World Trade Gallery – New York, NY

“Evolucion” @ Honeycomb Gallery – Buenos Aires, Argentina

“Rapid Density” (2 person Show w/ Cannon Dill) @ Campfire Gallery, San Francisco, CA

“Co-Lab” @ Athen B Gallery – Oakland, CA

“Coaster Show” @ La Luz De Jesus Gallery – Los Angeles, CA

“Tiny Trifecta” @ The Cotton Candy Machine – Brooklyn, NY

“Lost in Space” @ Grumpy Bert – Brooklyn, NY

“The Ballasted Frequencies” Curated by Ian Ferguson @ Maxwell Colette Gallery – Chicago, IL

Annual Anniversary Show @ Phone Booth Gallery – Long Beach, CA

CG2 Artist’s Survey Show @ CG2 Gallery – Nashville, TN

Bunny Cutlet Show @ The Cotton Candy Machine – Brooklyn, NY

“Lightning Blend I” @ Love Gallery – Denver, CO

2014 “Homestead” @ Present Co. Gallery – Brooklyn, NY

“Extensions of the Human Being” @ 312 Scholes Gallery – Brooklyn, NY

Luminarts Cultural Foundation Juried Exhibition @ The Union League Club – Chicago, IL

Annual Anniversary Show @ Phone Booth Gallery – Long Beach, CA

2013 “The Economics Of Art” @ Vertical Gallery

2012 “Metaphysical Graffiti” (2 person show w/ Billy Sprague) @ Athen B Gallery – Oakland, CA

2010 “Off the Hook 3” @ Fix – Los Angeles, CA

2008 “Untitled” (2 person show w/James Douglas Mitchell) @ Breeze Block Gallery – Portland, OR

2003 “Understood” Skateboard Deck show @ Cassius King Gallery – San Diego, CA

 

Art Fairs: 

2017 ICFF New York @ The Javits Center, Flavor Paper Booth #1653 – New York, NY

2013 SCOPE Miami Beach| Art Basel @ Redbull Booth E13 – Miami Fl

 

Residencies:

2012 Visiting Artist @ Harold Arts – Chesterhill, OH

2011 Artist in Residency @ Harold Arts – Chesterhill, OH

 

Commissions & Projects:

2017 Wallpaper Design @ Flavor Paper, Brooklyn, NY

Bomber Jacket Design @ The Very Warm, New York, NY

Mural @ Williamsburg Northside Fest, Brooklyn, NY

2016 Sweatshirt design @ The Oscar Niemeyer Museum – Curitiba, Brazil

Mural @ The World Trade Center, 69th Floor. –  New York, NY

Mural @ Williamsburg Northside Mural Fest – Brooklyn, NY

2015 Mural @ Williamsburg Northside Mural Fest – Brooklyn, NY

2014 Mural @ The Co-Prosperity Sphere – Chicago, IL

Converse Ltd. Edition Shoe – Released at Nordstrom, USA

Mural @ The Empty Bottle – Chicago, IL

 

Publications:

2017 Press Article @ Forbes Magazine

Interview @ VICE Media, NYC

Interview @ Hyperallergic, NYC

Press Article @ Brownstoner Living Magazine, Brooklyn, NY

Press Article @ Revista Dimensão Magazine, Curitiba, Brazil

Press Article @ Top View Magazine, Curitiba, Brazil

ABC News, CH.7 NY, Mural Interview Segment @ The World Trade Center, NYC

Interview @ UnframedNY, NYC

Interview @ Phenominalisms, NJ

2016 Feather Proof Books Podcast, Hosted by Tim Kinsella @ The Chicago Athletic Association Hotel

2015 Hi Fructose Magazine – Web Feature for The Ballasted Frequencies @ Maxwell Colette Gallery

Hi Fructose Magazine – Web Feature for Bunny Cutlet Group Show @ The Cotton Candy Machine

2014 Early Morning Contemplation Over Coffee 1st Ed. Self Published Book Release

Juxtapoz Magazine – Web Feature for Mass Contemplation @ Maxwell Colette Gallery

2012 Time Out Chicago – Co-Prosperity Sphere Solo Exhibition Review

Lumpen Times – Illustrations

East Bay Express – Metaphysical Graffiti Review

2010 Redefine Magazine – 4 page full color interview

2008 Tape Op Magazine – Illustration for The Books