Michael Jones McKean

b. 1976, Micronesia

Michael Jones McKean, the cold year, 2015
ultra low cryogenic chest freezer, ash, clay, dirt, plaster, rubber, urethane, paint,
stainless steel, costume eyelashes, igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rock
78 x 69 x 32 inches
selected work
artist's website

Michael Jones McKean (b. 1976, Micronesia) is the recipient of numerous awards including a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Nancy Graves Foundation Award and an Artadia Award. McKean has been awarded fellowships and residencies at The Core Program at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, The International Studio and Curatorial Program in New York City, The Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center, The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, The Marie Walsh Sharpe Space Program and The MacDowell Colony. Recent exhibitions include the Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard, Annedale-On-Hudson, NY; Horton Gallery, New York, NY; Manifestation Internatiationale d’art de Quebec Biennale; Gentili Apri, Berlin, Germany; The Art Foundation, Athens, Greece; Parisian Laundry, Montreal, Canada; and Shenkar University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Michael Jones McKean lives and works in New York City, NY, and Richmond, VA.

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