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Abraham Storer

Against the Day

Curator: Yanai Segal

Opening: Saturday, 14 April 2018

Closing: Saturday, 2 June 2018

  • Abraham Storer

    1981                Born in Wellfleet, MA

    Lives and works in Jerusalem



    2003                BA in English and American Literature and European Cultural studies cum laude, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

    2006                Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in studio art, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

    2008                MFA in painting, Boston University, Boston, MA

    2010                Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME


    Selected Exhibitions

    2005                "Abraham Storer: Paintings and Works on Paper", The Works Gallery, Wellfleet, MA

    2006                "Boston Young Contemporaries", 808 Gallery, Boston University, Boston, MA

    "Domestic Landscapes", The Wellfleet Public Library, Wellfleet, MA

    2007                "Smaller is Better", Schiltkamp Gallery at Clark University, Worcester, MA

    2008                "New Talent", Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA

    "Probably", Inman Gallery, Houston, TX

    "Abraham Storer: Paintings", Lincoln Building Gallery, Waltham, MA

    "Boston Young Contemporaries", 808 Gallery at Boston University, Boston, MA

    2009                "Transcending the Literal", GASP Arts, Brookline, MA

                            "35/25, 25 Painters Under 35", The Painting Center, New York, NY

    2010                "Water and Oil", Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, New York, NY

    "Heaven and Earth", Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, NY (solo)

    "Keep the Home Fires Burning", Fowler Arts Collective, Brooklyn, NY

    "SK10 NY", Tompkins Projects, Brooklyn, NY

    "SK10", Skowhegan, ME

    2011                "Cabin Fever", Mixed Greens, New York, NY

    "Material Witness", Vincennes University, Vincennes, IN

    "Wind Reflection: Works by Lili Chin and Abraham Storer", All Things Project, New York, NY

    "So Happy Together", Norte Maar, Brooklyn, NY

    2012                "Planty", Gallery Minshar, Tel Aviv, Israel

    "Switch", Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel

    2013                "Archipelago", Westbeth Gallery, New York, NY

    2014                "Convergence", 808 Gallery, Boston University, Boston, MA


    Awards and Grants

    2003                Brandeis Festival of the Arts Grant

    Deborah Cohen Memorial Award in Fine Arts for Painting

    2004                Cecilia Siemen Memorial Scholarship

    2004-2005       SPAT Scholarship

    2004-2007       Davenport Foundation

    2010                Faculty Development Grant, Mercy College

    2011-2012       Fulbright Fellowship to Israel, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design

    2012                LMCC Governor’s Island Swing Space





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