Born New York City, 1976

Solo Exhibitions

2012 Jan. 4 - 24th: The Mooney Center Gallery, The College of New Rochelle, New York
July-August; The LAB Gallery, NY
2011 July 1 - Aug. 15: Artist Residency and exhibition, The Clocktower Gallery, New York
Mar. 15 - Apr.2: “alans wood,” George and Jørgen, London
Sept. 21 - Oct. 3, “Tanis: Welthaupstadt;” chashama 266, New York
Feb. 14 - Mar.27: “Online Drawing Residency,” The Centre for Recent Drawing, London
2010 Sept. 7 - Dec. 7: “Diet of Worms;” Guild Gallery 2, NYC
Nov. 7 - 14, Hamburger Zeichnungen, Geister und Ruinen; Kunstlerhaus FRISE, Hamburg
2008 Mar. - May: Tiny Plaster Rectangle Ruins--Beijing: Nomadic Performance Installation; Long March Space, 3/29, 798 District; Red Gate Gallery, Dongbianmen Watchtower, 4/18; Red Gate Gallery II, 4/26, 798 District; Pickled Art Centre 5/2, Bei Gao.
Feb:“Berlin,Late Nov.1937,” chashama Window Performance Stage, 266 W. 37th st, NYC
2007 Sept.-Oct.: The Gallery at The Theater For The New City, NY
2006 May - Nov.: “Steeplechase,” chashama Queens, NY
Aug. - Oct.: “The Triumphal Arch of Maximilian,” Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ
2005 Feb. - Mar.: “Tannhauser,” The LaMama Gallery, NYC
2004 Mar. - May: The Gallery at The Theater for The New City, NYC
2002 May: “Big Drawings,” The LaMama Gallery, NYC
2000 Jan: “Portraits,” The LaMama Gallery, NYC
1998 April: “Recent Work,”The LaMama Gallery, NYC

Selected Group Exhibitions

2011 Oct. 20 - Jan. 14: “In Perpetuum: Utopia,” Queens College Art Center
2010 Feb. 19 - Apr. 7: “Suspension of Disbelief,” Hudson Guild Gallery, NYC
Feb. 3 - May 3: “Emerged, The Gallery at Theater for The New City
Apr. 7 - June 17: “Connective Tissue,” The Bronfman Center, NYU
June 17 - July 22: “Emerged 2,” BID Gallery, New Rochelle, NY
June 27 - Oct.: “Ruins/Runes,” Outdoor Garden Installation, Le Petite Versailles, NYC
Oct. 17 - Dec. 2: “The Young and The Restless, Part 3,” Brother Kenneth Chapman Gallery, Iona College, New Rochelle, NY

2009 Jan. 10 - Feb. 22; “It’s a Wonderful Life,” Sideshow Gallery, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Feb. 14 - May 3; “The Young and The Restless,” Gordon Parks Gallery, The College of New Rochelle, Bronx Campus
Feb. 7 - Mar. 8; “East/West,” d3Space, Bushwick, Brooklyn
July 6 - 19: “The Young and the Restless: Part 2,” Michael Steinberg Fine Art, NYC

2008 Sept. 17 - May: “Medium Rare,” GalleryThe, Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn
May 24 - June 22: “Coincidences,” Jia-Shi Space Gallery; 798 District, Beijing
May 2 - 24: P.O.P. Beijing/New York;” Pickled Art Centre, Bei Gao, Beijing
Jan. 19 - Mar. 2: “Peace,” Sideshow Gallery, Williamsburg, Brooklyn

2007 June 8 - Aug. 12; “Season 2: Resident Artists Group Show:Taipei Artists Village, Taipei
Mar. 9 - Apr. 22: “6 @ 30,” The Flushing Town Hall (Smithsonian Affiliate), Flushing, Queens.
2006 Oct. - Nov.: Long Island City Artists at the Art Gallery, Queensborough Community College Gallery, Queens
May: “Lower East Side Festival,” The Gallery at The Theater for The New City, NYC
2005 May - June: “Queens Artists at The Atrium, Citicorp Building, Long Island City, Queens
2002 Aug.: “AugustArt,” at Rawspace Studios, 42nd St. NYC

Bibliography

2011 Brunn, Rebecca; “Will Corwin’s “Tanis: Welthaupstadt” at chashama,”Abe’s Penny Blog, Oct. 4
Gottlieb, Ben; “Auroch’s Library Chess Match,” The Brooklyn Rail, September
Papapietro, Claudio, “Setting up for a Living Sculpture,” The Wall Street Journal, Aug. 10
Sussman, Eve; “Will Corwin,” BOMB Magazine Online, Aug. 4
Earnest, Jarrett; “The Stark Structures of Playtime…”Rooms Magazine Online, Aug. 2
Murphy, Olivia; “Discovering Auroch’s Library” On-Verge Magazine, Online, July 31
Bjerke, Constantine; “Will Corwin, The Recovered Architect,” The Huffington Post, April 21
Kubiliute, Dainora; “Will Corwin;” Crane TV, Apr. 5
Street, Ben; “Letter from London: Grave Architecture;” Art21 Blog, Apr. 4
Murphy, Olivia; “Interview with Will Corwin;” WhiteHot Magazine, April
Marmion-Warr, Alana; “Will Corwin (Interview);” Alana’s (b)log, April
Winkleman, Claudia; “The Arts Show with Claudia Winkleman;” BBC Radio 2, Mar. 25
Wilson, Rebecca; “Saatchi Online Artist Will Corwin Debuts in London;” Saatchi Gallery Online Magazine, Mar. 25
Farrell, Aimee; “Sweet Salvation,” The Vogue Blog, Mar. 24
Binning, George; “Will Corwin at George and Jorgen,” Spoonfed, Mar. 21
Gelderd, Anna; “An American in London;” Cambridge Varsity, Mar. 2

2010 Volk, Gregory; “Will Corwin’s Diet of Worms at Hudson Guild, New York,” Saatchi Gallery Online Magazine, November 25, 2010
Estepan, Natalie; Iona Connections;“Gallery Review: Young and the Restless, Pt.3,” Nov. 19
Art Critical; “Diet of Worms,” Listing for Oct. 5
ZingrecsNY, “Diet of Worms;” Listing for Sept. 7
Walleston, Aimee; “Powerhouse,” V(isionaire) Magazine, Fall
Hodara, Susan; Visions of the Eerie, the wacky and the whimsical, The New York Times, Apr 30
Weintraub, Max: Max Weintraub on Suspension of Disbelief at Hudson Guild Gallery, Saatchi Gallery Online Magazine, March

2009 Weikop, Christian: “The Young and the Restless, The Gordon Parks Gallery,” Saatchi Gallery Online Magazine, April
Taipei Artist Village: Catalog; “Artists in Residence, 2007;” Taipei City Government (publisher)
Canning, Sue: “The Young and the Restless,” (catalog introduction), The College of New Rochelle
Long, Rose-Carol Washton: “The Simultaneous Vision of Will Corwin,” (catalog essay) “The Young and the Restless,” The College of New Rochelle

2008 Wasserman, Janet I.: Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdi & Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel: Portrait Iconographies, “Music in Art[City University of New York, Research Center for Music Iconography], XXXIII/1-2 (2008), 317-371
Weinstein, David: “Interview with Will Corwin;” Radio PS1; aired week of June 23
Duff, Stacey; “Scattered Words: Sino-international Exhibition of Contemporary Artists (Coincidences-Tibet Exhibition); Listings, Time Out Beijing, June
He Sien; “Some Scattered Words,” Curator’s Essay, “Coincidences,” Jia Shi Space, June
Li Gang, Introduction “P.O.P.; New York/Beijing,” Exhibition Catalogue, Pickled Art Centre
Honigman, Ana Finel: “Nomadic Plaster Panel Installations,” FABRIC Magazine (online), April
Zimmer, Amy: “Art Imitates Life--of Fish,” Metro, NY, Feb. 20
Drona, Jaya: “Art’s Foreign Connect,” Times of India, Jan 11
Wilson, Rebecca: “Saatchi Online Critic’s Choice,” Jan.

2007 MBC Korean Television Network: “Art Saves the World, Part II;” Aired Oct. 16
Quintero, Craig: “Interview with Will Corwin,” Radio Taiwan International, June 25
Manley, Jennifer: “Caught in the Art;” Queens Chronicle, March
Winterton, Danielle; “Six Artists on the Rise Get Showcase in Flushing;” Times Ledger Newspapers, April
Lyons, Jessica; “Local Talent: Flushing Town Hall Exhibits Six Queens Artists,” Queens Courier, March
Norwood, Hopewell; “Will Corwin,” 6 @ 30 catalogue, Flushing Council on Culture and the Arts

2006 Long Island City Artists, Commemorative Catalog
Vider, Stephen: “Open Panel;” Nextbook,(now Called Tablet) February

Residencies and Grants

2011 July - August: Artist Residency, The Clocktower Gallery, Jerome Foundation Grant
Feb. 14 - Mar. 27: Online Drawing Residency, The Centre for Recent Drawing, London
2010 Oct. - Nov.: Gastatelierstipendium, Cultural Board of the City of Hamburg
2008 Mar. - May: Red Gate Artists Residency, Red Gate Gallery, Beijing
The Banff Center, fall (declined)
2007 May - June: Taipei Artists Village, Taiwan, U.S. State Department Grant

Education

Princeton University ‘98, BA in Architecture
Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation
Stuyvesant High School ‘94

Selected Collections

Alanna Heiss, New York; Robin Vousden, London; James Al Fayed, London; Boris Johnson, Mayor of London; Kimberly and Stephen Quinn, London; Victoria Meyer, New York, Prof. Rose-Carol Washton-Long, New York; Kathryn Feldman, New York; Joan and James Wilson, New York; Gaston Bullrich, New York; Antonio Cobaldi, Trieste; Dr. Sylviane and Michel Toperkoff, Paris; Dan and Freya Tanz, London; Ada Calhoun and Neal Medlyn, Brooklyn; Priscilla and Marcello Cipriano, NY, Zubin Mehta, NY, Simon Hobbes, Los Angeles; Jessica and Paul Fruchbom, Los Angeles; Hopewell and Sam Wood, London