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Los Angeles, CA 90042-3587
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Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA
2018 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
2017 Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA
Master of Fine Arts, Graduate Art
2007 Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting
SOLO AND COLLABORATIVE EXHIBITIONS
2019 Milk Plastic Incubator, LAMOA DS#3 at Commonwealth and Council, Los Angeles, CA
2018 Maintain Disgust (with Haena Yoo), AWHRHWAR, Los Angeles, CA
2017 Pressure Drop (MFA Thesis Show), Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA
2016 Fountain for Vernon, Vernon Gardens, Vernon, CA
Less World and Working World (with Haena Yoo), Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA
2015 Broken Window, Metropolitan Structures, Baltimore, MD
Large Ear >PP+EPDM-TX10<, Lana’s, Brooklyn, NY
2012 A Structure to View Geological Time in Pictorial Space, A Slender Gamut, Brooklyn, NY
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS, PROJECTS, SCREENINGS
2019 Grey Garden, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2018 La Biennale di Vista del Oro II (Curated by Santi Vernetti), Yard Pedro, San Pedro, CA
"An Ode To All That", screening of video works by sixteen ArtCenter Grad Art alumni spanning 1987-2018, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA
2015 Water’s Shape, 308 at 156 Project Artspace, NY, NY
Finally Every Dimension of the Soil, American Medium, Brooklyn, NY
2014 I’ll Miss Your Garbage, Molasses Books, Brooklyn, NY
Search Results, A Slender Gamut, Brooklyn, NY
2013 Petrella’s Imports: Internet Protocoll, petrellasimports.net
A Discourse on Plants, RH Gallery, New York, NY
2019 Rema Hort Mann Foundation Emerging Artist Grant
SELECTED ARTICLES AND INTERVIEWS
2017 Kissik, Dean. "the best young artist-run spaces and galleries in los angelesc. i-d.vice.com. December 4, 2017. Web.
2015 Ober, Cara. “Interview with Sterling Wells by Jan Razauskasc. BmoreArt. October 17, 2015. Web.
2013 Meier, Alison. “EMERGING: Artist Sterling Wells Creates Post-Natural Landscape Paintings”. BLOUIN Artinfo. January 17, 2013. Web.
Truax, Stephen. “New Art Spaces in the Bushwick Area, Part 1”. Hyperallergic. January 9, 2013. Web.
2012 Chapline, John and Lorraine Nam. “Studio Visit: Sterling Wells- Red Hook”. #FFFFFF Walls. May 30, 2012. Web.
University Hospital, San Antonio, TX
New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY