My piece Tremble o earth, was recently featured in Issue 24 of the Hand Magazine- more about that can be found here: https://thehandmagazine.net/
Detroit based artist, educator, and critic Ryan Standfest wrote a really lovely review of the Scarab Club show in the Detroit Art Review- it can be found here:
I am pleased to say that Compo/site 2.0, a collaborative exhibition comprised of the work of six contemporary printmakers including Zach Fitchner, Matthew Mclaughlin, Taryn McMahon, Brett Schieszer, Nick Satinover and myself is currently on display at The Scarab Club, Detroit until May 18th.
I am pleased to say that I've worked with the awesome Anderson Turner to show the Going to Ground portfolio in KSU's Downtown Gallery the first week of April. This portfolio which was organized for the 2018 SGCI conference in Vegas was curated by the amazing Alison Judd and Ann Gabby-Trotz and contains the work of 15 contemporary printmakers. Not to be missed!
I Recently collaborated with Kent State University, Print media Graduate Student, Chandler Brutscher on zine making mobile event at the Southern Graphics Council International. The mobile event, titled “This I believe” was driven by the concept that transforming the world requires new stories, because stories engage people at every level. Print media can amplify these stories through its capacity to spread or disseminate images, information, ideas, and political views. Bus riders submitted drawings and or text pieces addressing the given theme which were compiled into a “community” zine.
I will be presenting work in the upcoming First Friday, March 1, (7-10pm) Pittsburgh Print Groups 2019 New Members Exhibit at Pullproof Studio.. This salon style show features a strong lineup of traditional and experimental works by artists new to the @pittsburghprintgroup,
I am pleased to announce that I will have three pieces in the Dayton Society of Artists exhibition “Inked Up” -which will be held in March.
I am very pleased to announce that Natura Naturata: Nature Already Created” an exhibition or work by myself and Assistant Professor Taryn McMahon will be opening at the University of Dallas, Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery in Irving Texas in February..
I am pleased to announce that I have recently joined the Pittsburgh Print Group. Founded in 1972 the PPG has a deep and talented membership, it is a real honor to be a member. A link to my personal members page can be found here: https://www.pittsburghprintgroup.com/artists/#/arron-foster/
I am pleased to announce that I currently have several works on display in two seperate international exhibitions. Two works, “December” and “Lost in the sand” are on display at the Graphical exhibition and symposium at 4bid Gallery in Amsterdam, Netherlands and “Abstract Spectator” is on display at the Cica Museum in Gyeonggi-do, South Korea as part of the Artist and Location exhibition.
I am pleased to announce that my solo show; “Another time has other lives to live” has opened at the Charles Adams Studio Projects, 5&J Gallery in Lubbock, Texas. The show will be up for one month and includes a new body of work entitled “check again”. If you are in or around Lubbock please stop in.
Additionally, my work is on display at the Yards Projects at Worthington Yards. The work is part of the Artists Selects exhibition, which was curated by artistic director Liz Maugans in conjunctions with a suite of artists who currently exhibit at the Yards Projects. Each artist was asked to choose an artist for the exhibition, I was honored to have been chosen by Kent State University, Professor Emeritus Michael Loderstedt. If you are in or around Cleveland please stop by.
I am pleased to currently have work on display in the Pushing the Pull exhibition at FATVillage Projects. This exhibition is part of the 2018 SPFestival hosted by IS Projects in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
I was happy to have recently participated in the panel Navigating technology in the future print curriculum panel at the 2018 Mid American Print Conference with Jennifer Scheuer, Raluca Iancu, Jonathan McFadden, David Wischer and Anthony Meade.
I was happy to have recently participated in "imprint" the first annual Zine and Art fair at Now that's Class on Detroit avenue in Cleveland, OH.
I am pleased to have a piece in the group exhibition, Delusions of Grandeur: Big works from below the 39th parallel. This exhibition is at Goodyear arts in Charlotte, NC and was curated by Erik Waterkotte.
I am pleased to currently have work displayed in two exhibitions in NE Ohio, The first is the Bringing Kent to Akron_Kent State University-Faculty-Pop Up show at the Bluff Blue Door Gallery in Akron, OH. This exhibition is part of a Kick Starter in support of Lyndsey James and Jennifer Jones, who were recent recipients of a Knights Art challenge grant. Both artists juried the exhibition. The second is Ultraviolet a community exhibition at Troppus Gallery in Kent, OH that opened to the public on July 11th.
I am pleased to announce that I have been included in COMPO/SITE, which is a collaborative installation at Troppus Gallery in Kent, Ohio featuring work by 6 artists: including, Zach Fitchner, Matthew McLaughlin, Taryn McMahon, Nick Satinover, & Brett Schieszer.
I am pleased to announce that my piece Dark Sublime and its related single channel video work has been included in the invitational group exhibition "Under the Blankets" at the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts.
I am pleased to announce that a solo show of my work entitled Another time has other lives to live has opened to the public at The Box Gallery at Summit Artspace in Akron, OH. The exhibition will be up through mid may.
I am pleased to announce the two of my pieces, Passage and a related single channel video by the same name, has been selected for exhibition at Mint Gallery, in Atlanta, GA. These works were chosen from a wide pool of applicants by Juror Jiha Moon for M5, Mint's annual Juried show.
I am pleased to announce that my piece "To Be True" will be exhibited in the 2018 SGCI Juried Members Exhibition. The piece was selected from a wide pool of applicants by Juror Tanja Softic of the University of RIchmond.
I am pleased to announce that one of my works has been accepted for exhibition in Manifest Galleries Imprint show, which will be on display beginning in mid January.
I am pleased to announce that one of my works has been accepted for exhibition at the Purdue University Galleries_19th annual 60 sq. inches show, which will be on display beginning in mid December.
I am pleased to announce that two of my works have been accepted for exhibition at the The Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design in Wroclaw, Poland for the Post-digital printmaking. Redefinition of print Exhibition and conference.
I am pleased to announce that I will be exhibiting work at Wonder Fair in Lawrence, KS for the Fresh Ink exhibit, Juried by Jeffrey Dell!
I am pleased to announce that I've accepted a position as a visiting assistant professor of print media at Kent State University.
I will be giving a lecture about my work on Friday September 1st from 12-1 at Kent State University.
I am pleased to announce that Ill be exhibiting digital work at the Cica Museum in Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
I am pleased to announce that i'll have work exhibited in the National Printmaking Exhibition at the Mark Arts, Mary R. Koch art center in Wichita Kansas.
Trifecta 2.0 opens this Friday at Georgia State University. If you are in the Atlanta area, please stop by and check it out.
I am pleased to announce that I'll have work exhibited as part of a print and animation showcase at the Center For Book Arts in NYC!
The show is called Animation and the Book Arts and it will be on display from June 12th-September 23rd.
Standing Room Only is an exhibition by Eileen Wallace's Advanced Book Arts undergraduate and graduate students. Students include CC Calloway, Caty Cowsert, Jessica Denton, Jamie Diaz, Arron Foster, Erin Geagon, Johanna Norry, Selena Roth, Shelbie Sanderson, Garrison Taylor, and Luke Webster. The exhibition is on view at the Bridge Gallery, third floor of the Dodd, through April 21.
2017 Master of Fine Arts Degree Candidates Exhibition
Saturday, April 8, 2017 to Sunday, May 14, 2017
Georgia Museum of Art
I and several of my MFA colleagues were featured in the flagpoles contemporary arts section_thanks to the Flagpole for the coverage!!
One of my works was featured on the Lamar Dodds official webpage_thanks Lamar Dodd!
I and several of my MFA colleagues were featured in the official UGA press release "UGA Today" !! Thanks UGA!_Go Dawgs!!
I will be participating in several exhibitions both this month and next:
MFA Thesis Exhibition at the Georgia Museum of Art
April 8-May 14
Trifecta at the Ernest G. Welch school of Art & Design at Georgia State University.
May 12- Sept. 1.
I, along with two of my colleagues from the Lamar Dodd School of Art were Awarded Outstanding Teaching Awards from UGA's Graduate School and Center for Teaching and Learning