Reynold Reynolds was born in 1966 in Central Alaska. He received a BA in Physics from the University of Colorado at Boulder and an MFA from the School of Visual Arts, New York. He is a recipient of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship. His work has been shown in numerous biennales including the 4th Berlin Biennale and the 3rd Moscow Biennale and is included in collections such as the MoMA, New York and n.b.k. Berlin. He has shown and received recognition at numerous festivals including an Honorable Mention for the Drowning Room at the Sundance Film Festival. His residencies include Akademie Schloss Solitude in Stuttgart and the American Academy in Berlin. Selected exhibitions include, among others, Inside, Palais de Tokyo, Paris (2014), Reynold Reynolds: The Lost, MUAC Mexico City (2014); Beyond Earth Art, Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell Ithaca, USA (2014); EXPO 1: NEW YORK, MoMA PS1, New York (2013); 9 + 1 Ways of Being Political, MoMA New York, NY (2012)
Reynolds was the 2013-14 Joseph H. Hazen Rome Prize Fellow in Visual Arts at the American Academy in Rome and is currently the 2014-15 Roman J. Witt Artist in Residence at the Stamps School of Art & Design at the University of Michigan. Artist talk and screening will be on Thursday Nov 20th from 7-9pm at Squeaky Wheel.