Ghost of a Dream is the collaboration of artists Lauren Was and Adam Eckstrom. Eckstrom received an MFA Painting (Honors) 2005, and Was an MFA Sculpture (Honors) 2004, from Rhode Island School of Design. They have had numerous solo exhibitions around the globe including those at Davidson Contemporary in New York (US), Colorado Springs Fine Art Center Museum (US), Galerie Paris-Beijing in Beijing (CN), Gallerie Christoffer Egelund in Copenhagen (DK), Santa Maria Della Vita in Bologna (IT), The Freedman Gallery at Albright College (US), and have been included in numerous international group exhibitions. Currently they are preparing for solo shows slotted for 2013 in Brussels (BE), New York (US) and Mexico City (MX). They have been awarded the Young Masters Art Prize in London, IAAB Residency in Basel (CH), a Smack Mellon Studio Fellowship (US), The Bemis Artist Residency, Artist Projects Material Fund from Rhode Island School of Design (US), Vierter Stock Projektraum Fellowship in Berlin (DE), the Oxbow Fellowship (US) , and a DUMBO Improvement Grant (US). Their work has been featured in publications such as Beautiful Decay, ARTFORUM.COM, Whitewall Magazine, World of Interiors, City Weekend Beijing, The Independent Newspaper in London, Global Times Beijing, Yatzer.com, Time Out New York, Art Fag City, and Intersection Magazine. In January of this year a documentary was released by Vice publications about Ghost of a Dream. They were also just awarded a Pollock-Krasner, a NYFA, a Joan Mitchell and a Jorome Fondation Grant, in response to being heavily effected by hurricane Sandy while residents at Smack Mellon Studios in Brooklyn New York.
Ghost Of A Dream. Courtesy Galerie Paris-Beijing
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Dernière mise à jour le 23 septembre 2020