I am happy to announce the opening of the premier of Vincent Valdez’s newest body of work, The Strangest Fruit (2013) which will be on display at the David Winton Bell Gallery until 8 December 2013. The Strangest Fruit places realistic depictions of people known by the artist within an historical subject—the lynching of Latinos in […]
I am delighted to have to selected by Ormston House in Limerick, Ireland to curate their Summer Members’ Exhibition. I will be traveling to Limerick in early August to work with their staff and meet their members. The exhibition is due to open in mid-August. Thank you to Mary Conlon and the rest of the […]
Cate McQuaid 2013 “What’s up at Boston-are art galleries“, Boston Globe, 2 July. Read it here.
Bill Van Siclen 2013 “Displaying the fruits—and vegetables—of her labor“, Providence Journal, 15 June. Read here.
I’m pleased to announce the opening of my most recent project with artist Kelli Rae Adams, Breaking Even, on view at the Cohen Gallery, Granoff Center, Brown University. The exhibition will be open Monday-Friday, 11:00am-400:pm, June 10 – July 19, 2013. All are welcome. About the exhibition An installation of several thousand handmade clay and […]
Hot off the digital press… Here a little installation video documenting my recent show with artist Wafaa Bilal at the David Winton Bell Gallery.
Artist Jin Shan discusses the ideas behind his installation “My dad is Li Gang! 我爸是李刚!” (2012) in the David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University. Video footage by Ian Alden Russell, Andy Romer Photography, Frank Mullin, and Tara Cavanaugh. More information: http://ianaldenrussell.com/projects/my-dad-is-li-gang-我爸是李刚
Jordan Mainser 2013 Art + Twitter = Chinese Democracy, DRA. Read it here.
In his 2012 wrap up, arts critic Greg Cooke included rolemodelplaytime and Jin Shan’s My dad is Li Gang! as standout exhibitions in a year-end wrap-up for the arts scene in Rhode Island. Greg Cooke 2012 “Fantasy, reality, and the in-between: Lasting impressions” The Providence Phoenix, 18 December. Read it here.
Mike Peters 2012 “A Fountain of Creativity” China Daily, December 16. Read it here.