fine art of the human form

Figureworks

 

The Art of

Randall Harris

Randall Harris is an artist and curator working in Brooklyn, New York. He has shown his work in numerous New England and New York galleries. He is the founder and director of Figureworks. He has curated over 80 exhibitions and is host to weekly life drawing sessions, which is where he derives much of the inspiration for his work.

EXHIBITIONS

  • 2016 - Open Up! Holland Tunnel, Brooklyn, NY - group showing

  • 2015 - Life Drawing, Figureworks, Brooklyn, NY - group showing

  • 2012 - Life Drawings, Heron Point Gallery, Portland, ME - solo showing

  • 2012 - Sans quoi Gallery, Okayama, Japan - group showing

  • 2012 - Life Drawing, Figureworks, Brooklyn, NY - group showing

  • 2010 - What Art Can Do, Art 101, Brooklyn, NY - group showing

  • 2010 - Sans quoi Gallery, Okayama, Japan - group showing

  • 2010 - Influences, Figureworks, Brooklyn, NY - group showing

  • 2008 - Sans quoi Gallery, Okayama, Japan - group showing

  • 2003 - Life Drawing, Figureworks, Brooklyn, NY - group showing

  • 2001 - Dart Gallery, Brooklyn, NY - group showing

  • 2000 - Diversity, Danforth Gallery, Portland, ME - group showing

  • 2000 - Support Series, Figureworks, Brooklyn, NY - individual showing

  • 2000 - Williamsburg Art Nexus, Brooklyn, NY - individual showing

  • 2000 - Uncovering the Unconscious Hicks Art Center, Newton, PA - group showing

  • 1999 - Caffe Dell' Artista, New York, NY - individual showing

  • 1997 - International Salon Ward-Nasse Gallery, New York, NY - group showing

  • 1996 - Caffe Dell' Artista, New York, NY - individual showing

  • 1996 - Metaphor for the 20th Century - Personal Perspectives Hera Gallery, Wakefield, RI - group showing

  • 1993 - Danforth Shows It's Colors Danforth Gallery, Portland, ME- group showing

  • 1991 - Grieving Hera Gallery, Wakefield, RI- group showing

  • 1990 - Art/AIDS: Art Dealing with the Issue of AIDS Laura Knott Gallery, Bradford, MA - group showing

  • 1986 - Yarmouth High School, Yarmouth, ME - alumni group showing

  • 1986 - Maine National Bank, Portland, ME - individual showing

  • 1986 - Center Gallery, University of Southern Maine, Gorham, ME - group showing

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • 2000 - present - Director, Figureworks, Brooklyn, NY

  • 2015 - Curator - Cautionary Tales: Old Visions Through New Eyes, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, NY

  • 2012 - Curator, The Influential Female - Drawings Inspired by Women in History, Kentler International Drawing Space, Brooklyn, NY

  • 2011 - Production Manager, Provisions, Nathan Cummings Foundation, New York, NY

  • 2008 - Selection Committee/Award Judge, The Quest to Define Ourselves and Our Culture, St. Joseph's College, Brooklyn, NY

  • 2007 - Curator, Well Dressed, Nathan Cummings Foundation, New York, NY

EDUCATION

  • 1986 - BA Art, University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME

  • 1995 - Art Students League, New York, NY

  • 1999 - New York Academy of Art, New York, NY