GEOFFREY BOORAS visual artist
Geoff (b.1982) is the current artist-in-residence at the Parker Lab for Bioengineering at Harvard.
SOLO & TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2018 Hand Code: Makers in Proximity (with Stuart Gair), Gallery 224 at Harvard Ceramics Program, Allston, MA
2014 Unearthed, Installation Space at 645 Congress. Portland, ME
2013 False Apex: Beyond Industry (with David Kaufmann), Branch Gallery for DownStreet Art, North Adams, MA
2012 House of the President of the State University of New York (with David Kaufmann). New Paltz, NY
2005 Studio of Toshiko Takaezu. Quakertown, NJ
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018 Collective Identity, WAH Center, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY.
2017 Room 68, Provincetown, MA
2017 New Work, Triple Double Gallery, Provincetown, MA
2017 Underlying Factors, Schweinfurth Art Center. Auburn, NY
2017 Push/Play, WAH Center. Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY.
2016 Installment 18, Museum of Longing and Failure (MOLAF), Berlin, Germany
2016 Studio Potter Magazine, Office exhibitions, Easthampton, MA.
2016 Wassaic Summer Exhibition, Marston Mill, Wassaic, NY
2016 NCECA concurrent exhibition, HAW Contemporary. Kansas City, MO
2016 Pixels, Voxels, LUX Center for the Arts. Lincoln, NE
2015 Northeast Ceramic Sculpture Exhibition, Art Centro, Poughkeepsie, NY
2015 Art Meets Science, MDI Biological Laboratory. Salisbury Cove, ME
2015 Small Works Salon, Chandler Gallery. Cambridge, MA. Juried Exhibition
2015 Wave: Convergent/Divergent, NCECA 2015. Aurora Art Space. Providence, RI
2015 Function, curated by Amanda Knowles, North Seattle College, Seattle, WA
2014 Last Show, Hallway Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA
2014 Everything is Downstream: Open Engagement, Queens Museum. NYC
2014 Summer exhibition, Room 68. Provincetown, MA
2014 Glyde Hall Resident exhibit, Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada.
2014 Rocky Mountain High, Gildar Gallery. Denver, CO
2014 Free for All, SPACE Gallery. Portland, ME
2013 Witch Craft, Installation Space, Anderson Ranch Arts Center. Snowmass, CO
2013 You Are Here, Nave Gallery. Somerville, MA
2013 SUNY Art Student Exhibition Series Best of Show, New York State Museum. Albany, NY
2013 MFA Thesis Group Exhibition, The Samuel Dorsky Museum. New Paltz, NY
2013 Ecosophy, Haggerty Building, SUNY New Paltz. New Paltz, NY
2013 SUNY Art Exhibition Series, State University of New York, Albany Plaza. Albany, NY
2012 Marge Brown Kalodner Graduate Student Show, The Clay Studio, Juried Group Exhibition. Philadelphia, PA
2008 Q-Town, The PRAG Gallery, Cheswick, PA
2005 Spring Street Gallery, Saratoga Springs, NY
2005 Case Gallery, Skidmore College, Group Exhibition. Saratoga Springs, NY
2004 Schick Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY. Juried Group Show, winner: Adirondack Trust Award
AWARDS ＋ RESIDENCIES
2017 Harvard University, Parker Lab artist-in-residence, Cambridge, MA
2016 Wassaic Project Residency. Wassaic, NY
2015 Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Pocantico Residency, Sleepy Hollow, NY
2014 The Arctic Circle Residency. Arctic Ocean, Svalbard, Norway
2014 The Banff Centre Residency. Alberta, Canada
2013 Anderson Ranch Arts Center Residency. Snowmass, CO
2013 Best in Show selection: SUNY Art Exhibition Series
2013 SUNY Research and Creative Projects Award
2013 ANDRAH graduate scholarship
2012 Graduate Teaching Assistantship, SUNY New Paltz
2012 MFA scholarship, SUNY New Paltz
2004 Adirondack Trust Award
Harvard Graduate School of Education, Ed.M. candidate, Art/tech in Education
State University of New York at New Paltz, MFA Ceramics, 2013.
Apprenticeship to Toshiko Takaezu, Quakertown, NJ, 2006.
Skidmore College, BA Geology, 2005.