NOTE: 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

San Francisco, CA 94131

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EDUCATION – REBECCA HERMAN

1998 MFA Sculpture Parsons School of Design New York, NY

1996 Post-Baccalaureate in Sculpture Studio Art Centers International Florence, Italy

1993 BA Studio Arts Macalester College St. Paul, Minnesota

 

EDUCATION – MARK SHOFFNER

2000 MFA Queens College, CUNY Flushing, NY

1995 BA Studio Arts Macalester College St. Paul, Minnesota

 

 

 
SOLO EXHIBITION

2007 Nature’s Revenge Black & White Gallery  Brooklyn, NY

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS, PUBLIC PROJECTS, SCREENINGS, AND PERFORMANCES

2013 SexEd: Chapter 1, Cuchifritos Gallery, New York, NY

2012 Monolith, IV Soldiers Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2011 Distance, Grady Alexis Gallery at El Taller Latinoamericano, New York, NY

2011 On Our Minds and In Our Lenses: Video Screening Gallery Aferro Newark, NJ

2010 Wet Summer Arts Festival McCarren Park Brooklyn, NY

2010  School of the Future Sgt. Dougherty Park Brooklyn, NY

2010  Ellen Schneiderman, Rebecca Herman, and Mark Shoffner Dutch Kills Gallery Long Island City, NY

2009 19th Nervous Breakdown Norte Maar Gallery Brooklyn, NY

2009  People Traps Flushing Meadows-Corona Park Flushing, NY

2008 Sculpture at Evergreen – Biennial Outdoor Exhibition [catalog] Evergreen Museum Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, Maryland

2007 Open Skies Golden Gate Park presented by the Center for Outdoor Contemporary Art  San Francisco, CA

2006 Platte Clove A-I-R Exhibition  ERPF Gallery Catskill Center for Conservation & Development Arkville, NY

2005 NewFilmmakers (screening) Anthology Film Archives New York, NY

2005 DUMBO art under the bridge festival Dumbo Arts Center Brooklyn Bridge Park Brooklyn, NY

2004 Sculptfest: Site/Counter-site Carving Studio & Sculpture Center West Rutland, VT

2004 Lucky Draw benefit exhibition Sculpture Center Long Island City, NY

2003 In Practice Sculpture Center Long Island City, NY

2003 Expace Video Screening* The Knitting Factory New York, NY

2003 Street Selections* [catalog] The Drawing Center New York, NY

2003 Exit Biennial: The Reconstruction Exit Art New York, NY

2003 Amorgesia (performance) Love a Commuter 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

2000 College Art Association Biannual Exhibition** Hunter College Gallery New York, NY

1999 You Are Missing* James Fuentes Gallery New York, NY

1998 Group Drawing Show Cameron Weiland Gallery New York, NY

 

RESIDENCIES & AWARDS

2013 New York Foundation for the Arts Emergency Relief Fund Grant, Brooklyn, NY

2012 Contemporary Artists Center Woodside Residency, Troy, NY

2006 & 2005 Platte Clove Artist Residencies Catskill Center for Conservation & Development Platte Clove, NY

2005 Artist-in-Residence School of Visual Arts, MFA Computer Arts Dept. 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

1999 Finishing Fund Grant Award Experimental Television Center Newark Valley, NY

 
PANELS & VISITING ARTISTS TALKS

2011 Visiting Artist, Foundation Class Parsons School of Design New York, NY

2006 Visiting Artist, Foundation Class Parsons School of Design New York, NY

2005 Selection Panel, Workspace Program* Lower Manhattan Cultural Council New York, NY

2005 Panel Discussion: Artists’ Collaborations Carving Studio & Sculpture Center West Rutland, VT

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

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

Short, Aaron “If this is ‘School’ sign us up!” (School of the Future) The Brooklyn Paper and nypost.com July 29, 2010

Healy, Mackie “Learn to Sketch Kim Jong-Il at Brooklyn’s School of the Future,” Art Market Views blog July 20, 2010

Pappalardo, Sarah “By the Seats of Their Pants” (19th Nervous Breakdown) BushwiskBK.com Dec. 14, 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” (Open Skies) 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 Art) 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 Laurence King, Publisher, Matt Bua and Maximilian Goldfarb, Editors

2011 The Institute for Wishful Thinking www.theiwt.com

2011 Agency of Unrealized Projects (e-flux) www.e-flux.com/aup/

2009 Visionary Drawing Building www.drawingbuilding.org Matt Bua, Editor

2008 Sculpture at Evergeen 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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