This resume is for collaborative projects by Rebecca Herman and Mark Shoffner.

All projects are collaborations unless otherwise noted.

 

REBECCA HERMAN & MARK SHOFFNER

88 Turquoise Way

San Francisco, CA 94131

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Education (Rebecca Herman)

1998

MFA Sculpture

Parsons School of Design

New York, NY

1996

 

Post-Baccalaureate Program in Sculpture

Studio Art Centers International

Florence, Italy

 

1993

BA Studio Arts (Magna Cum Laude)

Macalester College

St. Paul, MN

 

Education (Mark Shoffner)

2000

MFA Painting

Queens College, CUNY

Flushing, NY

1995

BA Studio Arts

Macalester College

St. Paul, MN

 

 

Solo Exhibition

2007              

Nature’s Revenge

Black & White Gallery

Brooklyn, NY

 

Group Exhibitions & Public Art Projects

2015

MÁS ŃPICANTE!

Centro de Arte Poblenou

Barcelona, Spain

2015

Security Question

The David Brower Center

Berkeley, CA

2013

SexEd: Chapter 1

Cuchifritos Gallery

New York, NY

2012

Monolith

IV Soldiers Gallery

Brooklyn, NY

2011

Distance

Grady Alexis Gallery -- El Taller Latinoamericano

New York, NY

 

On Our Minds and In Our Lenses: Video Screening

Gallery Aferro

Newark, NJ

2010

Wet Summer Arts Festival

McCarren Park

Brooklyn, NY

 

School of the Future

Sgt. Dougherty Park

Brooklyn, NY

 

Ellen Schneiderman, Rebecca Herman, and Mark Shoffner

Dutch Kills Gallery

Long Island City, NY

2009               

19th Nervous Breakdown

Norte Maar Gallery

Brooklyn, NY

 

People Traps

Flushing Meadows

Flushing, NY

2008

Sculpture at Evergreen: Fifth Biennial Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition [catalog]

Evergreen Museum

Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, Maryland

2007

Open Skies

Golden Gate Park

San Francisco, CA

2006

Platte Clove A-I-R Exhibition

 

Catskill Center for Conservation & Development – ERPF Gallery

Arkville, NY

2005

NewFilmmakers  (screening)

Anthology Film Archives

New York, NY

 

DUMBO art under the bridge festival

Brooklyn Bridge Park – presented by Dumbo Arts Center

Brooklyn, NY

2004

Sculptfest: Site/Counter-site

Carving Studio & Sculpture Center

West Rutland, VT

2003

In Practice  

Sculpture Center

Long Island City, NY

 

Expace Video Screening

The Knitting Factory

New York, NY

 

Street Selections [catalog] *

The Drawing Center

New York, NY

 

Exit Biennial: The Reconstruction

Exit Art

New York, NY

 

Amorgesia (performance) *

The Love a Commuter Project presented with El Museo del Barrio

Flushing, NY

2001

AIM 21 [catalog]*

Bronx Museum of the Arts

Bronx, NY

2000

Familiar Experiment **

Queens College Gallery

Queens, NY

1999

You Are Missing*

James Fuentes Gallery

New York, NY

 

Grants & Awards

2013

NYFA Emergency Relief Fund

New York Foundation for the Arts

Brooklyn, NY

1999

Finishing Fund Grant Award

Experimental Television Center

Newark Valley, NY

 

Residencies                                                                                                                                                                                                               

2016

Lacawac Artists’ Residency

Lacawac Sanctuary

Lake Ariel, PA

2012

Artist in Residence Program

Contemporary Artists Center, Woodside

Troy, NY

2006 & 2005

Platte Clove Artist Residencies

Catskill Center for Conservation & Development

Platte Clove, NY

2005

MFA Computer Arts Dept. Artist-in-Residence

School of Visual Arts

New York, NY

2004 –2005

Workspace Program

 

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council

New York, NY

2000

Artists in the Marketplace Program*

Bronx Museum of the Arts

Bronx, NY

 
Visiting Artist Lectures

2013

Visiting Lecturer: Video

Parsons School of Design and Cuchifritos Gallery

New York, NY

2012

Visiting Lecturer: Video

Parsons School of Design

New York, NY

2011

Visiting Lecturer: Video

Parsons School of Design

New York, NY

2007

Visiting Lecturer: Sculpture

Parsons School of Design

New York, NY

2006

Visiting Lecturer: Drawing*

Parsons School of Design

New York, NY

2001

Visiting Lecturer:

“The Futurists”*

The College of New Jersey

Ewing, NJ

 

Panels 

2005

Selection Panel,

Workspace Program *

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council

New York, NY

2005

Panel Discussion:

Artists’ Collaborations

Carving Studio & Sculpture Center

West Rutland, VT

 

Selected Bibliography

Spotswood, Beth

“Comfort zones take a hit at ‘Security’” (Security Question)

San Francisco Chronicle

May 31, 2015

Hoffman, Barbara

“WET Art Show Makes Moist of Season”

New York Post

Aug. 27, 2010

Zimmer, Amy

“Easy-to-draw dictators and other courses for all ages”

Metro

July 30, 2010

Pappalardo, Sarah

“By the Seats of Their Pants” (19th Nervous Breakdown)

BushwiskBK.com

Dec. 14th, 2009

Yee, Marilynn

“Lens”

(photo of People Traps)

The New York Times

Aug. 5, 2009

O’Sullivan, Michael

“Nature Pushes Back Against Man”

(Sculpture at Evergreen)

Washington Post

Aug. 15, 2008

McLeod, Deborah

Sculpture at Evergreen

Baltimore City Paper

July 16, 2008

Giuiliano, Mike

Letting the Land Lend a Hand at Evergreen

Baltimore Messenger

June 5, 2008

 

Open Skies (interview)

KTUV – TV

San Francisco

Oct. 19, 2007

Boothby, Sheilah

“News”

San Francisco Art Magazine

Sept. 5, 2007

Barna, Ed

“From Marble to Metal to Mountains” (Sculptfest)

Rutland Daily Herald

Sept. 10, 2004

Dollar, Steve

Building Sculptures With...Construction Paper

(In Practice)

Newsday

Aug. 31, 2003

 

Smith, Roberta

“A Space Reborn, With a Show That’s Never Finished”

(Exit Biennial)

The New York Times

April 4, 2003

Johnson, Ken

“Newcomers Ready for Marketing, Accounting...”

(AIM 21) *

The New York Times

Aug. 10, 2001

                               

 

Publications (print and online)

2012

Architectural Inventions,
Visionary Drawings

Matt Bua and Maximilian Goldfarb, Editors

Laurence King, Publisher

2011

The Institute for Wishful Thinking

http://theiwt.com/

Direct link to artist page: http://bit.ly/1tdOJMu

2011

Agency of Unrealized Projects (e-flux)

e-flux: http://e-flux.com/aup/

Direct link to artist page: http://bit.ly/1oh7HgE

2009

Visionary Drawing Building

www.drawingbuilding.org Matt Bua, Editor

2008

Sculpture at Evergreen catalogue

Evergreen House, Johns Hopkins University

2003

Street Selections catalogue*

The Drawing Center

2000

AIM 21 catalogue *

Bronx Museum of the Arts

 

*Rebecca Herman only

**Mark Shoffner only

 

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