Professor Wasow's photographs are included in a number of private collections and are also represented in various prominent public collections, including The Whitney Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art in New York City.
Professional Title: Professor of Fine Arts
Areas of Academic Focus and Expertise: Photography and Digital Media
Area of Work and Concentration at Lesley: Fine Arts and Photography
Education: MFA, New Media, Transart Institute, Krems, Austria (2006); Masters Program, Media Studies, New School for Social Research, New York, NY (1984); BA Media Studies, Hunter College, New York, NY (1983)
Representative List of Recent Publications / Exhibitions: Artforum; Arts; ARTnews; Art in America; Flash Art; The New York Times; The Village Voice; Vogue; New York Magazine; KunstForum; ZOOM; Visionaire; O Magazine; Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC; The New Museum, NYC; Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC; Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA; Center For The Arts, San Francisco, CA; Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee , WI; National Museum of American Art, Washington, D.C.; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN; Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD; Fleming Museum, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT; Tufts Univ. Art Gallery, Medford, MA; Cleveland Center for the Arts, Cleveland, OH; Halle Sud, Geneva Switzerland; Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth Australia; Museum of Modern Art, Vienna, Austria; The Green Museum, Osaka, Japan; Center for Photography, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Awards + GrantsNew York State Council on the Arts GrantLouis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Grant
Biography:Photographer Oliver Wasow was born in Madison Wisconsin in 1960. His work is currently represented by the Kathleen Cullen Gallery in New York City. He has had a number of one person exhibitions, including shows at the Janet Borden Gallery, Tom Solomon Gallery in Los Angeles, The South Eastern Center for Contemporary Art in North Carolina, and Galerie De Poche in Paris, France. Reviews of his work have been featured in most major art publications, including, among others, Artforum, ArtNews, and The New York Times.
Visit Oliver Wasow's Website: http://oliverwasow.com/
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