Willie Stewart

HOTW93 (titles in rain), 2017
Computer generated imagery, micro computer with flash drive, 10.1″ LG screen, pigmented inkjet print on synthetic adhesive on polypropylene board, and acrylic on panel
37.5 x 25.5 x 5 inches
95.3 x 64.8 x 12.7 cm

BIOGRAPHY

b. 1982, Gallatin, TN
Lives and works in New Haven, CT

EDUCATION

2018
MFA, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2016
BFA, The Cooper Union, New York, NY

2014
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017
Grand Ole Opera, (with Brent Stewart), Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, NY

2016
House on Fascination Street, Motel, Brooklyn, NY
Runners, (with Brent Stewart), Seed Space, Nashville, TN

2015
Six Flags Part 2, 41 Cooper Gallery, New York, NY

2014
The Love You Withhold is the Pain that You Carry, Kijidome, Boston, MA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017
Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:, 630 Flushing Ave, Brooklyn, NY

2016
Strategies in the Geometry of Homecoming, Torrance Shipman, Brooklyn, NY

2015
Feelers, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
Strangers Forming a Group Waiting to Kiss, Motel, Brooklyn, NY
Sounds Like, Herron College of Art, Indianapolis, IN
Summer Reading, ZieherSmith, Nashville, TN

2014
HappyLand, SkowheganPERFORMS, Socrates Sculpture Park, New York, NY
Loose Noose, ZieherSmith, Nashville, TN

FILM FESTIVALS AND SCREENINGS

2017
Fylde Film Showcase, The Regent, Blackpool, UK
20/92, Icebox Project Space, Philadelphia, PA

2016
Freebird, (with Brent Stewart), Zeitgeist, Nashville, TN

2015
Deep Fun Play House, Seed Space, Nashville, TN

2013
Nashville Film Festival, Nashville, TN

2012
Louisville International Film Festival, Louisville, KY

AWARDS AND HONORS

2016
Elliot Lash Memorial Prize

2015
Yip Harburg Foundation Award

2014
Alex Katz Fellowship

2013
Independent Spirit Award, Nashville Film Festival

RESIDENCIES

2016
Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, NY

SELECTED WORKS