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"Facial Profiling," Group Show at C24 Gallery, NYC

July 20, 2017

C24 Gallery in partnership with The New York Foundation for the Arts presents Facial Profiling, a multimedia exhibition curated by David C. Terry, director and curator of Grants and Exhibitions at NYFA. Facial Profiling investigates the concepts of the observed self with over 50 new works by seven NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellows: Samira Abbassy, Kwesi Abbensetts, Geoffrey Chadsey, Sean Fader, Michael Ferris, Jr., Kymia Nawabi, and Oliver Wasow.  Facial Profiling will be on view July 20 - September 30, 2017 with an opening reception on Thursday July 20 from 6:30pm - 8:30pm at C24 Gallery.


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Oliver Wasow: Lecture at Otis School of Art and Design

June 12, 2017

On June 12th, 2017 I'll be giving a Lecture at the Otis School of Art and Design.

The Lecture, titled Artist Unknown", will be an overview of the various projects I've been involved with in my thirty-plus years in the art world working as a photographer, curator and teacher.  Among the things I'll discuss will be my complicated relationship with new technologies, social media, authorship, ownership, irony, and my on-going, unsatisfied search for creative conviction.

Link to details here: http://www.otis.edu/calendar/la-residency-lecture-artist-unknown

Project - SEEING SCIENCE: Photography, Science and Visual

April 25, 2017

I’m currently involved with the “Seeing Science” on-line project, organized by the University of Maryland at Baltimore County.  SEEING SCIENCE: Photography, Science and Visual Culture is a year-long project whose goal is to explore: the central role photographic images play in defining, shaping, promoting, and furthering science and how photographic images made in and about the sciences impact public opinion, policy and funding, science education, as well as visual and popular culture.

The project can be seen here:   http://seeingscience.umbc.edu/picturing-science/

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Project - The Rogues Gallery

April 2, 2017

Over the past few months, I’ve been working on a series of portraits of members of the Trump administration.  It’s an on-going project I call The Rogues Gallery.  Monday, May Day, 2017, I'm going to open a one week show of prints from this series at Steven Harvey Fine Arts Project, 208 Forsyth Street in New York City.

Signed prints are being sold, cheap, with all proceeds going to benefit the ACLU.

Images can also be purchased on-line, here: 
http://oliverwasow.com/roguesgallery/Welcome.html

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Interview

March 25, 2017

I recently sat down for an interview about my work with the artist, critic and teacher Mark Alice Durant.

It can be seen here on his blog St. Lucy:
https://saint-lucy.com/conversations/oliver-wasow-2/

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