Biografía del artista

JUSTIN RANDOLPH THOMPSON
Peekskill, Nueva York, EE.UU, 1979
Formación
2003 MFA. American University, Washington, EE.UU.
2001 BFA. The University of Tennessee, EE.UU.
Becas, premios y residencias
2014 CAC Troy. Troy, Nueva York, EE.UU. Residencia.
2013 Beca Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, Nueva York, EE.UU.
Beca de Artes Plasticas Fundacion Botín, Santander, España.
Emerging Artist Fellowship. Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, Nueva York, EE.UU.
2012 Foundation for Contemporary Art Emergency Grant
Open Studio Fellowship. Franconia Sculpture Park
Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN, EE.UU. Residencia.
2011 Salem Art Works, Salem, Nueva York, EE.UU. Residencia.
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, EE.UU.
2010 CAC Troy Residence. Troy, Nueva York, EE.UU. Residencia.
2009 Taller de Jannis Kounellis. Villa Iris, Fundacion Botín, Santander, España.
2008 Winner of Revolutionary Sound, Sound Art Competition; Radio Papesse(Palazzo delle
Papesse).
Jerome Fellowship, Franconia Sculpture Park
Arnaldo Pomodoro Prize. Finalista.
2007 USUK Cast Iron Symposium. Salem Art Works Salem, Nueva York, EE.UU.
2006 School of Visual Arts, Nueva York, EE.UU. Escultura e instalación, residencia.
Exposiciones individuales (selección)
2015 Sweet Exorcist. Weil Gallery, Texas A&M, Corpus Christi, Texas, EE.UU.
Moldy Fig., Momenta Art Gallery, Brooklyn, Nueva York, EE.UU.
2014 Primer for Well Water. Stringroom Gallery, Wells College, Aurora, Nueva York, EE.UU.
Fit the Battle. HVCCA, Peekskill, Nueva York, EE.UU.
Standing in a Safety Zone. Villa La Pietra NYU, Florencia, Italia.
Togged to the Bricks. Galeria La Tache, Barcelona
A Job Ain’t Nothin’ but Work (junto a Kevin Jerome Everson). Villa Romana, Florencia,
Italia.
2013 Heel Tap. Formato Cómodo, Madrid.
Spitting Seeds. SRISA Gallery of Contemporary Art, Florencia, Italia.
Dem’Golden Slippers. Cuchifritos Gallery, Nueva York, EE.UU.
2012 Meet me in the Bottoms. Blue Star Contemporary Art Center_Project Space, San
Antonio,Texas, EE.UU.
Without Laughter. Fabbrica, Gambettola, Italia
Tossin’ the Rag. The Bindery Projects, St. Paul, MN, EE.UU.
The First Book of Africa.l’Associazione le arti Tessili Maniago(PN), Italia.
I’m Gone (performance). SRISA Project Space, Florencia, Italia.
Rag Poppin’(con el cineasta Kevin Jerome Everson). Hiram Van Gordon Gallery/TSU New
Media Space, Nashville,TN, EE.UU.
2011 The Pits. University of Tennessee Downtown Gallery, Knoxville, TN, EE.UU.
I Take My Time(performance). Grassy, Madrid
The Jesse Tree(performance). Santa Reparata Contemporary Art Gallery, Florencia,
Italia.
2010 Swingin’. They Won’t Find Us Here, Minneapolis, MN, EE.UU.
Jacobs Ladder and other Aspirations. Sign Salon, Minneapolis, MN, EE.UU.
Exposiciones colectivas (selección)
2015 Itinerarios XXI. Fundación Botín, Santander, España.
2014 Prologue-Epilogue, the Gateway Project, Newark, Nueva Jersey, EE.UU.
Maniera, Museo de Arte Raul Anguiano, Guadalajara, México.
Hide Beaters, In Sonora. Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid
Flux Night, curated by Helena Reckitt, Atlanta, GA, EE.UU.
Finte Nature. Mac,n, Monsumanno Terme, Italia.
Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition. Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, Nueva
York, EE.UU.
Correspondencia. Palazzo Lucarini, Trevi, Italia.
Through the Lens of the Blues Aesthetic, The Whitney Museum of American Art, Nueva
York, EE.UU.
2012 Tossin’ the Rag. Art in Odd Places, Nueva York, EE.UU.
USUK Olympics Exhibition. Salem Art Works, Salem, Nueva York, EE.UU.
Global Positioning System (So You Say You Want a Revolution). SVA Westside Gallery,
Nueva York, EE.UU.
African American Artists from the Permanent Collection. Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile,
AL, EE.UU.
2011 Revolution/Evolution. Buffalo Arts Studio, Buffalo, Nueva York, EE.UU.
Correspondencia. Vecchio Municipio, San donato Val di Comino, Italia.
Green. Textile Museum, Washington D.C., EE.UU.
TPS Report. SpaceCamp Microgallery, Indianapolis.
2013