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Select Solo Exhibitions

2017   A Routine in Parts, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX
2015   A Change in Atmosphere, Greymatter Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
           A State of Resistance, The Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH
2014   An Imperfect Force, Press Street’s Antenna Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2013   The Obstruction of Action, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA
2009   Unquestionable Acceptance, Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
2008   Uniform, Eye Lounge Contemporary Art Space, Phoenix, AZ
           The Willing Participant, Harry Wood Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
2007  Day Labor Fútbol, Eye Lounge Contemporary Art Space, Phoenix, AZ
2006  Products and Packaging, The Laundry Fine Arts Gallery, Lock Haven, PA

Select Group Exhibitions

2015   Inquiry!, Visual Arts Center, Univeristy of Texas at Austin, TX
           Self-made, Visions Gallery, Chandler, AZ
2014   A Window to the World, Hiroshima MOCA, Hiroshima, Japan
           Methods of Additive Manufacturing, Materials Lab, University of Texas, Austin, TX
           Materialize, Shemer Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
2013   VOX IX, Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
           Whither the American Dream?, PUNCH Gallery, Seattle, WA
           Eye, Hand & Mind: Sensory & Tactile Models for Holistic Learning, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India
           Gesturing Into Consciousness, Zoller Gallery, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
2012   The Vault, SPACES Gallery, Cleveland, OH
           Monumental Drift, Highpoint Gallery, Richmond, VA
           Generation XYZ, Night Gallery, Tempe, AZ
2011    Achtung! Demo Show, FAB Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
2010   Tallahassee International (catalogue), Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, FL
           Game Play: Art Inspired by Games, Osborne Family Gallery, University of Nebraska at Omaha, NE
           Time Capsule, Eye Lounge Contemporary Art Space, Phoenix, AZ
           Coming Soon (performance), Reference Gallery, Richmond, VA
2009   PULSE New York Contemporary Art Fair, Richard Levy Gallery representation, Pier 40, New York, NY
2008   Art Miami Festival, Richard Levy Gallery representation, Art Miami Pavilion, Miami, FL
           Crossing 2008, Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, NM
           Whiffle Ball Lecture (performance),
           Cold Sweat, Hotcakes Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
           Desire for Normality, Porter Butts Gallery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
2007   Physical Presence: The Figure in Contemporary Art, Mesa Contemporary Arts Center, Mesa, AZ
           Desire for Normality, Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA
           Nathan Cummings Foundation Summer Travel Fellowship Exhibition, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
2006   Recognition Implies Fulfillment, Icehouse, Phoenix, AZ
           DPI 2006, Kellogg University Art Gallery, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA
           Desire for Normality, Step Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
2005   Intersculpt 2005 Digital Sculpture: Cybersculpture and Light, La FNAC, Paris, France
2004-05   Show of Color, Arizona Museum for Youth, Mesa, AZ

Select Public Presentations

2015   The Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH
2014   Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
2014   Loyola University, New Orleans, LA
2014   University of North Texas, Denton, TX
2014   Press Street’s Antenna Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2013   1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA
2012   Highpoint Gallery, Richmond, VA
2010   Kidwelly Industrial Museum, Carmarthenshire, Wales
2009   National Conference on Iron Art, Sloss Furnaces, Birmingham, AL
2008   Southwestern University, Georgetown, TX
2007   Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA
2006   ASU Social Sciences Research Symposium, Tempe, AZ
2006   Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

Recent Awards

2011-12   Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship
2008   Ted Decker Catalyst Fund, Artist Award
2008   First Place, Crossing 2008 Competition, Harwood Art Center
2007-08   Special Talent Award (Herberger College, ASU)
2007   Graduate & Professional Student Association Travel Grant Award (ASU)

Select Bibliography

2014   Rebecca Reynolds. “Burnaway’s Best of 2014:Exhibitions” Burnaway, Dec 26, 2014
2014   Charlie Tatum. “In 200 Words: R Eric McMaster at Antenna Gallery, New Orleans” Burnaway, Sep 29,
2014   Matthew P. Shelton. “Terms and Conditions” ext. 1708 on-line journal, May 7, 2014
2014   365 Artists/365 Days – a Frank Juarez Gallery and Greymatter Gallery Collaborative Project, Jan 2, 2014
2013   Harry Kollatz. “Went to a Gallery and a Hockey Game Broke Out” Richmond Magazine January 2013, Page 39
2013   Jo Lord. “Sport, Action Themes of 1708 Exhibition” Richmond Times Dispatch, January 10, 2013, Page E14
2013   Karen Newton. “Faceoff” Style Weekly, Vol.31, Issue 1, Page 25
2012   Christopher Jagmin. “Artist Interview: R. Eric McMaster.” Culture Seen, July 2012
2011   “2006 – 2011 Eye Lounge: A Contemporary Art Space” pages 80 – 83
Published by the Eye Lounge Artists Collective with support from the Decker Catalyst Fund
2010   Jean D. Young, “The 25th Annual Tallahassee International” Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, 2010, page 17

Select Collections

Ted Decker, Phoenix, AZ
Harwood Art Center Permanent Collection, Albuquerque, NM


MFA Sculpture Arizona State University 2008
BFA Sculpture The Pennsylvania State University 2003

Current Employment

Lecturer and Digital Fabrication Lab Manager
Art + Art History Department, the University of Texas at Austin

b. 1979 Clarion, Pennsylvania; lives and works in Austin, Texas

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