b. tucson, az 1983



2012          Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine

2007          MFA Sculpture and Extended Media, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia

2005          BFA Sculpture, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island



Solo Exhibitions

2017          True Neutral Human, Fine Arts Center Gallery, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville AK

2013          The Disinterred, Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2012          Prodrome, Land of Tomorrow Gallery, Louisville, KY

2010          Living Fossil, Conner Contemporary Gallery, Washington DC

2009          Perfect Future, Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA



Selected Group Exhibitions

2017          A Global Gathering, 21c Museum Cincinnati, curated by Alice Gray Stites, Cincinnati, OH

2016          Stages, Zürcher Gallery, curated by Matthew Bollinger, New York, NY,

2015          Mysterious Muck, Circuit 12 Gallery, curated by Clark Goolsby, Dallas, TX

                  Drum Baby, Gallery 5, curated by Nathaniel Rappole, Richmond, VA

                  Fruits of Our Labor: Chew, Screw, Glue, curated by Kevin Frances, Grin Gallery, Providence, RI

                  Scope NYC Art Fair, Metropolitan Pavilion, Rare Gallery Booth, New York, NY

2014          Ander Mikalson: Three’s Company for 8 Performers, Churner & Churner Gallery, New York, NY

                  Expo Chicago Art Fair, Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Chicago, IL

2013          Seven Borders, Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, curated by Joey Yates, Louisville KY

2012          Crush, RK Projects, Providence, RI

                  Birds, Bodies, and Bricolage, Toomer Labzda Gallery, New York, NY

2011          Sculpture Triennial, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

                 2011 Young Sculptors Competition: Finalist Exhibition, Heistand Gallery, Miami University, Oxford, OH

                 Goodbye Space Shuttle, Curbs and Stoops Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

                 Thick Blood, Reference Gallery, Richmond, VA

                 Not the Way You Remembered, Queens Museum of Art, curated by Jamillah James, New York, NY

                 New Waves, Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia Beach, VA

2010         Mutual Migration, Michael Rosenthal Gallery, San Francisco, CA

                 Made in Tucson/Born in Tucson/Live in Tucson, Tucson Museum of Contemporary Art, Tucson, AZ

2009        Comet Fever, PPOW Gallery, Young Curators New Ideas II organized by Amani Olu, New York, NY

                  2009-10 Visual Arts Fellows, Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA

                  The Sun Never Sets, Special Project, Pulse Art Fair, New York, NY

                  Art Fellows Annual, Provincetown Arts Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA

2008         Visual Arts Fellows, Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA

                  Gallery Artists: Recent Work, Conner Contemporary Gallery, Washington DC

                  Chasing Tales, Project 4 Gallery, Washington DC

                   Just a Ghostly Paper Sigh, 31GRAND, New York, NY

2007         International Sculpture Center Student Award Exhibition, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ

                  Options 2007, Washington Project for the Arts/Corcoran, curated by Paul Brewer, Washington DC

                  More Fresh Meat, Kim Foster Gallery, New York, NY

                  MFA Thesis Exhibition, Anderson Gallery, Richmond, VA

                  WE and US, PLAySPACE Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2006         Multiplex, Onebeta Gallery, Lincoln, NE 

                  Debate Team, FAB Gallery, Richmond, VA

                  4th Annual Student Triennial, Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey

                  Like Dowsing, Corrugated Box, Richmond, VA

                  Not Psychedelic, Building 16, Providence, RI

                  What Happens When Things Get Together?, Flat International, Richmond, VA

                  W/E Trade, Peggy Phelps Gallery, Claremont McKenna College, Claremont, CA

2005         Scurvy Picnic, Locker 50B, curated by Jack Risley, Richmond, VA

                  MFA Sculpture Presents…, FAB Gallery, Richmond, VA

                  Big Show, Red Door Gallery, Providence, RI                                



Exhibitions as Curator

2013          Thunder Perfect Mind, Land of Tomorrow Gallery, Louisville, KY



Residencies & Fellowships

2013          Artist-in-Residence, Sculpture Space, Utica, New York

2011          Artist-in-Residence, Seven Below Arts Initiative, Burlington City Arts, Burlington, Vermont

2010          Artist-in-Residence, The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, Nebraska

2009-10     Second-year Fellowship, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Massachusetts

2008-09     Visual Arts Fellowship, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Massachusetts



Awards & Honors

2017          Semi-Finalist Award, MacColl Johnson Fellowship, Rhode Island Foundation

2014          New Faculty Development Grant, Rhode Island School of Design 

2011           Second Place Prize, Young Sculptors Competition, Miami University, juried by Dan Niardi 

                   Best in Show, New Waves Juried Exhibition, Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, juried by Craig Drennen 

2009          Special Project selection, Pulse NY Installation Projects, juried by Helen Toomer

2008          Emerging Artist Program, Conner Contemporary Arts Gallery

2007          Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award, International Sculpture Center

2006          Marmara University 4th Annual Student Triennial, Marmara University

                    Graduate School Research Grant, Virginia Commonwealth University

2005-06     Graduate Teaching Fellowship, Virginia Commonwealth University

2005-06     Graduate School of the Arts Scholarship, Virginia Commonwealth University



Bibliography                                 reviews / interviews

2016          Alia Al-Sabi “Fan Mail: Taylor Baldwin”, Daily Serving, March 20th, 2016, dailyserving.com

2015          Eli Blasko, “Taylor Baldwin: The Plague Year”, Eutopia Contemporary Art Review, eutopia.us/taylor-baldwin

2013          Chelsea Gifford, “7 Borders at the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft”, Aeqai, www.aeqai.com

                  Keith Waits, “Ambitious “7 Borders” Seeks to Define Kentucky’s Role in American Art”, Arts-Louisville  

                  Chip Schwartz, “Vox Populi Heads into Uncharted Waters of 2013”, Knight Arts, Jan. 06 2013

2012          Edith Newhall, "Galleries: The People's Choices." Philadelphia Inquirer, Dec. 23 2012

                  Chelsea Gifford, “Art: Grotesque and Beautiful”, LEO Weekly, Feb. 29, 2012

                  A.C. Frabetti, “Idiosyncracies, the Mundane, and More at Land of Tomorrow”, Aeqai, www.aeqai.com

                  Andy Jones, “Interview with Taylor Baldwin”, Artbox Magazine, Issue 19, Mar. 2012

                  Serena Qiu, “Interviewing Taylor Baldwin”, Uppercase Q, www.uppercaseq.com

                  Rachel Corbett, “Bird Watching at Toomer Labzda”, ArtNet Magazine, www.artnet.com

2011          Andrew Russeth, “Not the Way You Remembered”, 16 Miles of String, www.16miles.com

                  Russ Crest, “Taylor Baldwin’s Assembled Madness”, Beautiful/Decay, www.beautifuldecay.com

                  Andy Sangria, “Art: Taylor Baldwin”, Sick of the Radio, www.sickoftheradio.com

2010          Jessica Dawson, “Reviews: Kost and Baldwin at Conner”, The Washington Post, Jan. 29, 2010

                  Danity Child, “Taylor Baldwin: Living Fossil”, ARTifice, May 21, 2010

2009          Joseph R. Wolin, “Young Curators, New Ideas II”, Time Out New York / Issue 725, Aug. 20–26, 2009

                  Charles Shultz, “Separate But Equal”, Artslant, www.artslant.com, Aug. 16, 2009

2007        Kriston Capps, “Perish the Thought”, Washington City Paper, Oct. 17, 2007

                 Paul Brewer, “Curator’s Notes”, Options 2007 Catalog, WPA/Corcoran: 6-10

                 Lawrence Rinder, “2007 MFA Exhibition”, MFA Graduate Thesis Catalog: 14-20

                 Sculpture Magazine, 2007 Outstanding Student in Contemporary Sculpture Award, Oct: 55



Publications / Writings                catalogs / essays

2016          Infinite Industries Feature, april 2016, https://infinite.industries/

                  “New Media Art Now”, episode 7, Miracle Film Ltd, Taiwan Public Television, Taiwan Ministry of Culture

2015          “Fruits of Our Labor” Catalog, Interview w/Kevin Frances, Grin Gallery, Providence, RI

                  Artist Feature, The Pinch Literary Journal, University of Memphis, University of Memphis Press

2014          Aaron Michael Skolnick ed., “New Baroque”, independently published catalog

                  “Bones and the Irreducible”, Fusion: Bones, Prairie Schooner Literary Magazine, University of Lincoln-Nebraska Press

                  “Fusion: Bones”, Prairie Schooner Literary Magazine, University of Lincoln-Nebraska Press

2010          “Taylor Baldwin: Drawing Portfolio”, Happy Meat, SixA Artists’ Initiative, Hobart, Tasmania

                  “Living Fossil”, Conner Contemporary Gallery, Washington, DC

2009         “I Ain’t Afraid of No Ghosts”, PPOW Gallery, New York, NY

                  Drawing Portfolio, Goldmine Anthology of American Comics and Drawings, Issue 5

                  “Adam Davies: What is the Antique in Truro?” Triple Canopy, Issue 6, Spring 2009

2008          Alexander Provan “Menacing Earthworks”, The Believer Magazine, drawing credit, May 2008

                   “James Sham: To Displace and Redistribute Debris” Triple Canopy, Issue 1, Spring 2008

2007          “Above the Fold: Fire”, Daily Constitutional, Issue 5

                   Options 2007 Catalog, Washington Project for the Arts/Corcoran

                   “Above the Fold: Catastrophic Images in Print”, Curious, Issue 1, Spring 2007, VCU Print Projects

                   MFA Graduate Thesis Catalog, Virginia Commonwealth University

2006          4th International Student Triennial Catalog, Istanbul Marmara University




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