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Biography

Born 1985; lives and works in Los Angeles, CA. Brian Rochefort graduated at the Rhode Island School of Design in 2007. He was awarded the Lillian Fellowship of the Foundation Archie Bray for ceramic arts in Montana, 2007-2008. He recently exhibited at Il a Van Doren Waxter, NY (2017), Sorry We are closed, Brussels (2015 and 2018), Boca Raton Museum of Art, Florida (2017) and Everson Museum of Art, NY (2017).
 
 
EDUCATION
 
2007 BFA, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
2009 Lillian Fellowship Residency, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT
 
 
SOLO & TWO PERSON SHOWS
 
2018 Sorry We’re Closed, Brussels, BE (upcoming)
2017 HotSpots, Van Doren Waxter, New York, NY
2016 Love Letter, Lefebvre & Fils, Paris, FR
 
 
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
 
2018 SUMMER SHOW, Zidoun Bossuyt Gallery, Luxembourg City, LU
2017 Ceramic Biennial, CAFAM, Los Angeles, CA
         From Funk to Punk, Everson Museum, Syracuse, NY
         It’s All Good, Diane Rosenstein Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
         All The Small Things, Steve Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
         Regarding George Ohr, Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL
2016 Cavity, Some Time Salon, San Francisco, CA
         Taste My Raindrops, Mindy Solomon, Miami, FL Marinade, BBQLA, Los Angeles, CA
         Matt Mignanelli, Brian Rochefort, Russel Tyler, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2015 In Reverse Order, The Cabin, Los Angeles, CA
         Art Miami, Harper’s Books, Miami, CA
         Highland Park Museum of Art, Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles, CA  
         Gerasimos Floratos and Brian Rochefort, Sorry We’re Closed, Brussels, BLG
         John Mnnis, Brian Rochefort, Mason Staltarrelli, Retrospective Gallery, Hudson, NY
         Vault Exhibition, AMOCA, Pomona, CA
 
 
AWARDS & HONORS
 
2018 Visiting Artist Lecturer, University of Iowa, IA
         The Mistake Room, Artist Residency, Guadalajara, MX
2008 Lillian Fellowship and Residency, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT
2009 Lillian Fellowship and Residency, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT
 
 
 
BIBLIOGRAPHY & PUBLICATIONS
 
2017 David Rhodes, “An Impression of Otherness: Brian Rochefort at Van Doren Waxter”, ArtCritical.com
         Interview, “Artist of the week”, LVL3 Media, July
         Casey Lesser, “These 20 artists are shaping the future of ceramics”, Artsy, February
2016 Blaire Vitrine, “Love Letter”, Catalogue Exhibition, Lefebvre & Fils, October
         Bill Rogers, “Two exhibitions with Brian Rochefort focus on his painting”, Cfile, June
2015 Erica Olson, “Brian Rochefort Ceramics”, Ligne Magazine, March
2014 Garth Clark, “High mass goblets for glaze worship”, Cfile, December



Exhibitions

SUMMER SHOW

Group show with Martine Feipel & Jean Bechameil, Louis Granet and Brian Rochefort. Preview + Book launch of Martine Feipel & Jean Bechameil on Wednesday June 20th from 6pm in presence of the artists.

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