Participants/ Jeff Williams

Associate Professor of Sculpture and Extended Media, The University of Texas at Austin

Jeff Williams lives and works in Brooklyn, NY and Austin, TX, where he is an associate professor of sculpture at The University of Texas.  He studied at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit and received his BFA from Columbus College of Art and Design (1998) and his MFA from Syracuse University (2002).  From 2006-2008 Williams was an artist-in-residence at the Core Program, The Museum of Fine Arts Houston.  Williams was the recipient of the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship at the American Academy in Rome, from 2008-2009. In 2012, Williams was selected by an internationally respected panel to receive the Texas Prize for his exhibition at Arthouse.  In 2015, Williams was awarded an artist-in-residence at the Headlands Center for the Arts. Recent solo exhibition include the Jack Hanley Gallery, New York, NY; AMOA/Arthouse, Austin, TX; Artpace, San Antonio, TX; and Recess New York, NY.  Recent group exhibitions include Jack Hanley Gallery, Canada, and Regina Rex in New York, NY; Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX; The Museum of Fine Arts Houston and the Blaffer Museum, Houston, TX.

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