Residency dates: July 22-18, 2013
Blane De St. Croix (blanedestcroix.blogspot.com) is a contemporary artist who creates sculptural objects, installations and drawings. His work has been widely exhibited both nationally and internationally in solo and group shows in venues including Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY; Future Arts Research, (F.A.R.), Phoenix, AZ; Sculpture Center, NY; the Geisai Art Fair, Miami; Black and White Project Space, Brooklyn; New York University Galleries, New York; DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, Massachusetts; Djerassi Sculpture Park, Woodside, California; Laumeier Sculpture Park , St. Louis, Missouri; Gasworks Gallery, London; Side Street Projects Gallery, Santa Monica; L A Artcore, Los Angeles; Europos Parkas Sculpture Park, Vilniaus, Lithuania; Fieldgate Gallery, London; Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo; NY; The Institute of Contemporary Art, Palm Beach, Florida; Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, Nebraska; Art In Embassies Program of the U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C; Sculpture Symposium, Republic of Ireland; Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY.
De St. Croix has been the recipient of numerous grants and awards. Selected awards include: The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship; The West Collection Prize, The Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant for Painters and Sculptors; The Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant; The MassArt Alumni Award for Outstanding Creative Accomplishment, The National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Sculpture; and multiple South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellowships and Florida State Individual Artist Fellowships.