Open Imagination
 June 15, 2024
Solo Show at Aplomb Gallery

Contemporary portrait artists, both abstract and representational, working in all mediums will be considered for a solo show. Multimedia and 3D works are accepted but should be combined with ready to hang 2D work. Submit 6-15 figurative works to be considered for a solo show at Aplomb Contemporary Portrait Gallery juried by Andrew Fish. About the Juror: Andrew Fish is a painter and printmaker based in Boston, MA. He grew up in Bristol, VT and studied at School of Visual Arts in NYC and earned his MFA from Goddard College in VT. He has attended several artist residencies including the VT Studio Center, Manship Artists Residency + Studio in Gloucester, MA, Red Gate Gallery, Beijing, China, and Mass MoCA’s Assets for Artists Residency in North Adams, MA. He is the recipient of a Mass Cultural Council Finalist award in Painting, a Somerville Arts Council grant, a NY Studio School Award, and a St. Botolph Club Fellowship. His work has been exhibited in solo and group shows nationally and internationally including The Painting Center, NYC, Childs Gallery, Boston, MA, Artzu Gallery in Manchester, UK, and Addison Ripley Fine Art in Washington, DC. Fish teaches at Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston, Lesley Art + Design in Cambridge, MA, and Brandeis University in Waltham, MA. His work explores the intersection of abstraction and representation, using the figure to investigate contemporary society and personal experience.