Los Angeles, b.1979

Spencer Lewis

Born in 1979, Spencer Lewis received his bachelor of fine arts degree from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2002 and his master of fine arts degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, in 2008. His work has been the subject of solo exhibitions at Harper’s Apartment, New York, in 2017; Nino Mier, Los Angeles, in 2016; and Edward Cella, Los Angeles, in 2014. His paintings have also been included in recent group shows at Lowell Ryan Projects, Los Angeles; Harper’s Books, East Hampton; and Brennan and Griffin, New York; among other venues. Lewis is currently based in Los Angeles.

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Biography

Born in 1979, Spencer Lewis received his bachelor of fine arts degree from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2002 and his master of fine arts degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, in 2008. His work has been the subject of solo exhibitions at Harper’s Apartment, New York, in 2017; Nino Mier, Los Angeles, in 2016; and Edward Cella, Los Angeles, in 2014. His paintings have also been included in recent group shows at Lowell Ryan Projects, Los Angeles; Harper’s Books, East Hampton; and Brennan and Griffin, New York; among other venues. Lewis is currently based in Los Angeles.

Artworks

7

Untitled, 2019

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Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • 2008

    MFA, UCLA

  • 2002

    BFA, Rhode Island School of Design

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Spencer Lewis, Harper's Apartment, NYC

  • 2017

    violet paintings for the red and blue studio, Harper's Apartment, NYC

  • 2016

    Gang Age Bully Part Evil Baby Paintings, Nino Mier, LA

Group Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Mind Body Soul, Lowell Ryan Projects, LA

  • 2018

    Six artists, Harper's Books, East Hampton

  • Glendale Biennale, The Pit, Glendale

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Curriculum Vitae

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Education

  • 2008

    MFA, UCLA

  • 2002

    BFA, Rhode Island School of Design

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Spencer Lewis, Harper's Apartment, NYC

  • 2017

    violet paintings for the red and blue studio, Harper's Apartment, NYC

  • 2016

    Gang Age Bully Part Evil Baby Paintings, Nino Mier, LA

  • 2014

    Paint Object, Edward Cella, LA

  • 2006

    Powerful Emptiness, Hayworth Gallery, LA

Group Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Mind Body Soul, Lowell Ryan Projects, LA

  • 2018

    Six artists, Harper's Books, East Hampton

  • Glendale Biennale, The Pit, Glendale

  • Carry the Bend, Brennan and Griffin, NYC

  • Indulge, by John Wolf, Art Movement, LA

  • Common Room, by Even Trine, Finishing Concepts, LA

  • Group Show, Shoulder Gallery, LA

  • 2016

    Savage Curio, Et AI., San Francisco

  • 2015

    Unbound, Edward Cella, LA

  • 2014

    6018 Whilsire, Edward Cella, LA

  • After Image, by Carl Berg, Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine

  • 2012

    Venice Beach Biennial, Monique van Genderen, LA

  • 2011

    Immanent Domain Part One, by Allen Tombello, Arena1 Gallery, LA

  • 2010

    Larval Stages, Nathan Danolovich, Latned Astar, LA

  • 2009

    Lovable Like Orphan Kitties and Bastard Children, by Josh Aster Kristen Calabrese, The Green Gallery, Milwaukee

  • Boofthle Booth - Booth: Deux / The Hollywood Biennale, Mateo Tannatt Pauline, LA

  • Feelings and Power, Rowan Wood, Five Thirty Three Gallery, LA

  • 2008

    Black Dragon Society Group Show, Black Dragon Society, LA

  • Boofthle (Booth - Booth), Mateo Tannate Pauline, LA

  • Some Paintings-LA Weekly Biennial, Doug Harvey, Track 16, LA

  • 2007

    The Ones Who Stayed Longer, Inmo Gallery, LA

  • 2006

    Landslide-Young Los Angeles Artists, Addison Ripley, Washington D.C.

  • Henry Painter - Bronson Tropics, Mateo Tannatt Pauline, LA