Claire Christerson

b. 1992

Lives and works in New York, NY

 

Claire Christerson is a multimedia artist whose work involves painting, illustration, sculpture, photography and video; all moving parts of larger narratives. She received her BFA in photography from the School of Visual Arts in 2015, although her work has been shown internationally since 2012. Her work was most recently exhibited in a group show, entitled: "Smoke Screens," at Lon Gallery, and is currently in preparation for her next solo show, entitled: “Night Shade,” happening at Little Sister Gallery in Toronto.

 

Education

BFA Photography, School of Visual Arts, 2015

 

Exhibitions

2018

Night Shade, Little Sister Gallery (solo show), Toronto, Canada

Sense Senses, Treasure Town, New York, NY

Smoke Screens, Lon Gallery, Melbourne, AU

Between Earth and Water/Daffodils Book Launch/Viewing, Entrance, New York, NY

GIFC Drawing Show, Hamtramck Ceramck, Detroit

Festival of Cats, Viking Gallery, Cliftonville, UK

Monotypes With Friends, Entrance, New York, NY

Eye to Eye, Arsenal Contemporary, New York, NY

 

2017

Daisy Chains Heart Ecology (solo show), Entrance, New York, NY

Re:Re:Re: Art Show, Re:ArtShow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Love Games, Image Gallery, New York, NY

Solita, Group Show, SAD Gallery, New York, NY

All Fine Figures, Osmos Gallery, New York, NY

 

2016

Youth Explosion: The New Bohemia, Czech Center, New York, NY

Supertight, (the art garden), Los Angeles, CA

Spring/Break, New York, NY

 

2015

8 Ball + New Museum Store: Zines & Objects Fair, New Museum, New York, NY

Greece (co-directed with Chloe Wise), Art Basel, Miami, FL

The Auto Body Show, Miami, FL

 

2014

Gymnasty, Mike Weiss Gallery, New York, NY

Dazed Digital x 15 Folds Gif Exhibition, Hoxton Square Gallery, London, UK

 

2012

Moving the Still: a Gif Festival, Miami Art Week, Miami, FL

The Lucky Jotter’s First Exhibition, Leyland Gallery, Leyland, UK

 

Curatorial Work

2017 The Wizard of OZ (A Remake), Secret Project Robot, New York, NY

2016 First Day of Spring, Grouppartner Studios, New York, NY

2015 Photoville: Objects & Subjects in 2015, New York, NY

 

Residencies

2016 Returning Counselor to Buoy RR, Deep River, CT

2015 Buoy RR, Performance Residency, Deep River, CT

2014 Ace Hotel Artist Residency x Chez Deep, New York, NY

 

Teaching Experience

2017 Summer Experimental Video Pre-College Course, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2016 Summer Experimental Video Pre-College Course, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

 

Film Work

2015 Co-Producer on the feature film: "Girl Props"

 

Select Press

2018 Claire Christerson at Little Sister, Ravelin

2018 “Claire Christerson’s Night Shade,” Editorial Magazine

2018 "Claire Christerson's Fantastical Realness," Office Magazine

2017 “Claire Christerson Daisy Chains Heart Ecology,“ Obey Clothing Blog

2017 “8 Artists to Watch in September,” Arnet

2017 “Interview with Claire Christerson,” American Art Collector

2016 “Effigies in Miniature,” Ravelin Magazine

2016 “SPRING BREAK Art Show,” Artsy

2016 “Exploring Identity, Sexuality, and Censorship with NYC’s Most Exciting Young Artists,” i-D         

Magazine

2015 “The Downtowners,” Interview Magazine

2015 “Off Season,  A New Film By Claire Christerson,” VICE

2014 “Petra Collins Selects Mike and Claire,” Dazed Digital

2014 “Mike and Claire Q+A,” Digital America

2013 “Mike & Claire, Learning from Mistakes,” The Wild Magazine

2013 “Artist Duo, Mike And Claire, Pick Up Where ‘Tim And Eric’ Left Off,” Creators Project

2013 “Meet Performance Artists Mike and Claire: Their Visual Aesthetic is Batshit Brilliant,” Noisey 2013 “If Cindy Sherman and Ryan Trecartin Had Babies...,” Paper Magazine

 

Clients/Brand Collaborations

APART Magazine

Beloved Shirts

Bloomberg BusinessWeek

Converse

Diesel

DKNY x Frank 151

ELAWC

Electric Objects

Kevin Rudolf

SOFTSPOT

Topic Magazine

VICE

VSCO

Yowie Chocolates

White Pisces