Artist to Artist: Grayson Cox & Brad Ewing (VIDEO)
The Schneider Museum of Art presents artists Grayson Cox (2020 VAST resident), and Brad Ewing in conversation. This presentation was originally presented and recorded via Zoom on May 29, 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic.
About Grayson Cox
Grayson Cox is a New York City based artist working in a variety of media, from painting and printmaking to photography and furniture-like sculpture. He was born in 1979 in Indianapolis, Indiana, received his BFA from Indiana University and spent two years living and working in Tokyo before moving to New York City in 2005. Grayson received his Masters of Fine Art from Columbia University in 2010. Grayson is the recipient of the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation Artistic innovation and collaboration grant, National Society of Arts & Letters Career Award, the Daisy Soros Prize, and the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Workspace Residency. He has exhibited in New York and internationally including the Center for Contemporary Art, Warsaw, Poland; Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Tel Aviv, Israel; The School of the Art Institute of Chicago; The New Museum, New York; Elizabeth Foundation, New York; The Fisher Landau Center for Art, Queens, New York; Kunsthalle Galapagos, Brooklyn, NY; The Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, NY; and the Sculpture Center in Queens, NY.
Grayson’s most recent solo and two person exhibitions have been held at Pressure Club Gallery in Philadelphia, Gasser Grunert Gallery in New York, and Planthouse Gallery in New York. His shows have been reviewed in multiple publications including the New York Times, Art in America, Artnet.com and Time Out New York.
Grayson is currently an Adjunct Associate Professor at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York. More Information at graysoncox.com.
About Brad Ewing
Brad Ewing is a printer and visual artist working across many disciplines including painting, collage, and printmaking. Says Ewing of his practice, “I am constantly trying to understand the properties of color, as viewed in nature, in still photographs, and in the shifting view in front of my eyes.”
Ewing’s work has been shown in New York at International Print Center New York, Lower East Side Printshop, Dieu Donne, the RISD Alumni Biennial, and in Washington at the Seattle Art Museum. Ewing is the founder of Marginal Editions, a fine art press that prints and publishes artists’ editions. He is also a master printer for Grenfell Press. Ewing is also the co-founder of Planthouse Gallery, a project space that exhibits and publishes emerging and established artists. More Information at marginaleditions.com.