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Visiting Artist: EJ Hill

  • Vermont Studio Center Red Mill, 80 Pearl Street Johnson, VT, 05656 United States (map)

EJ Hill (b. 1985, Los Angeles, California) lives and works in Los Angeles. Hill received his BFA from Columbia College Chicago, in 2011, and MFA from University of California, Los Angeles, in 2013. He has exhibited or performed at Hammer Museum (2018); Institut d’Art Contemporain, Villeurbanne/Rhône-Alpes, France (2017); Underground Museum, Los Angeles (2017); Future Generation Art Prize at the 57th Venice Biennale (2017); Human Resources, Los Angeles (2017); Commonwealth & Council, Los Angeles (2017); and Studio Museum in Harlem, New York (2016), among others. He was an artist in residence at Praxis Studio, California State University, Dominguez Hills (2017), Studio Museum in Harlem (2015), and Artists’ Cooperative Residency and Exhibitions (2010). Hill was a fellow at Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University (2018-19); he was nominated for the Victor Pinchuk Foundation Future Generation Art Prize (2017) and is the recipient of a Foundation for Contemporary Arts Grants to Artists Award (2018), Art Matters Foundation Award (2017), William H. Johnson Prize (2016), and American Austrian Foundation Prize for Fine Arts, Salzburg (2012).

Earlier Event: January 20
Visiting Writer: Jess Row
Later Event: January 22
Visiting Artist: Allison Schulnik