Join us for the inaugural exhibition at Ignition satellite space at Mana Contemporary, #421
Curated by Christine Forni
September 10, Saturday 5-8pm (opening)
In person opening reception/ Mana Contemporary open house
September 11, Sunday 1-5pm (open to public)
September 12-24, 2022 (by appointment)
Jeff Robinson is an artist, fabricator, and curator based in Chicago, Illinois. He holds an MFA from Illinois State University. Robinson has exhibited independently and collaboratively at numerous venues including Hyde Park Art Center (Chicago), Roman Susan (Chicago), Ski Club (Milwaukee), University Galleries of Illinois State University (Normal), Des Lee Gallery (St. Louis), and E. Tay (New York). His work has been published in New American Paintings, and his practices have been featured on Daily Serving, in NewCity Magazine (Chicago), Sixty Inches from Center (Chicago), FLOORR Magazine (London) and in the Riverfront Times (St. Louis), among others. Robinson is a recipient of the Illinois Arts Council Fellowship Award in Visual-Based Arts alongside his collaborator, Allison Lacher (2020). He was a curatorial resident for HATCH Projects at Chicago Artists Coalition (2018-2019) and has worked as artist-in-residence at Ragdale (2017) and ACRE (2017).Robinson has served as Instructor of Art and as Director of the UIS Visual Arts Gallery at the Univesrity of Illinois Springfield (2012-2021), and as co-director (and co-founder) of DEMO Project (2013-2018). Robinson currently serves as Head Preparator for the Hyde Park Art Center.
Image: Jeff Robinson, Spilling Stack.