RISD Glass Visiting Artist: Chris Doyle
Chris Doyle is a multidisciplinary artist based in Brooklyn, New York. In addition to recent solo exhibitions in New York and Los Angeles,
his work has been shown at The Brooklyn Museum of Art, The Taubman Museum of Art, MassMoCA, P.S.1 Museum of Contemporary Art,
The Tang Museum, The Brooklyn Academy of Music, The Sculpture Center, and as part of the New York Video Festival at Lincoln Center
and the Melbourne International Arts Festival. 50,000 Beds, a large-scale, collaborative video installation involving 45 artists was presented
simultaneously by The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, ArtSpace, New Haven, and Real Art Ways, Hartford. His work has
been supported by grants from the New York Foundation for the Arts, NYSCA, the Creative Capital Foundation and the MAP Fund.
His temporary and permanent urban projects include LEAP, presented by Creative Time, Commutable, commissioned by The Public
Art Fund, as well as recent commissions for the U.S. Embassy in Sarajevo, Bosnia, Stockholm, Sweden, Melbourne, Australia, Edmonton
, Canada, Culver City, California, Tampa, Florida, Kansas City, Missouri, Louisville, Kentucky, and Austin, Texas.
He will have a solo exhibition at Catharine Clark Gallery in San Francisco in September, 2012. He received his Bachelors degree
in Fine Arts from Boston College and his Masters in Architecture from Harvard University.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:45pm
Design Center 212, Design Center 212