Discipline: Visual Art – installation

Anthony Hawley

Discipline: Visual Art – installation
Region: New York, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2012

Born in 1977, Anthony Hawley grew up in Massachusetts and was educated at Columbia University and the M.F.A. Art Practice Program at the School of Visual Arts.

He has been the recipient of residencies and awards from MacDowell, Art Farm, VCCA, the Hermitage Artist Retreet and Arte Studio Ginistrelle (Italy). Solo exhibitions include Vox Populi, Philadelphia (2014); Dolphin Gallery, Kansas City (2012); and the Museum of Nebraska Art (2012); CounterCurrent, The Menil Collection, and Aurora Picture Show (2016) & The Salina Art Center (2018). With former Chiara String Quartet violinist Rebecca Fischer, Hawley makes up The Afield, a multidisciplinary duo for violin, video, text, electronics, and more. Together they have premiered new and original compositions at National Sawdust in Brooklyn, Boston University, the North Dakota Museum of Art, Bay Chamber Concerts in Maine, and twice at the annual Harare International Festival of the Arts in Zimbabwe. Hawley is the author of two collections of poetry and several chapbooks, and his writings on art and film appear in The Brooklyn Rail, BOMB, Hyperallergic and elsewhere.



Anthony Hawley worked in the Alexander studio.

Originally designed to be a visual art gallery, this facility was built in memory of the late John White Alexander and funded by Elizabeth Alexander and their son James. John White Alexander is highly regarded as a portrait painter and, in the early part of the 20th century, served on…

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