Abstraction and Representation: Modes of Engagement
Wednesday, March 4, 2019
5:30 – 6:30 pm
Jordan Wolfson is a contemporary painter, born in 1960, and raised in Los Angeles. He received his MFA from Yale University School of Art in 1991. Wolfson has exhibited extensively both in the US and abroad and has received numerous awards including the Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, the Ingram Merrill Foundation Grant, and a Purchase Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He was a fellow at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, MA and the Ballinglen Art Foundation in Ireland. His work has been exhibited by Hirschl and Adler, J. Cacciola and the DFN Galleries in NYC. He is currently represented by Prographica/KDR in Seattle, Rothschild Fine Arts in Tel Aviv, and Artspace in Jerusalem. Wolfson is the author of the article “How Painting Can Help Save the World, Actually” published on The Awakened Eye and PaintingPerceptions.com.