John Knight

Saturday, May 6th, 2017
18:45 at Glass Box Gallery
[Link to Facebook event.]


John Knight received his MFA in Visual Studies in 2013 from the Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland, Oregon. Earlier this year Knight exhibited solo exhibitions at Conduit and Muscle Beach, Portland; his recent alternative gallery with Eleanor Ford and Kyle Raquipiso Cherry and Lucic was featured in Portland 2016: A Biennial of Contemporary Art. He has exhibited nationally at EXO Project Space, Chicago, Illinois and Third Party Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio. Locally, Knight has shown at The Littman and White Galleries at Portland State University, HQ Objective, and MEΣ(s)A Project Space. In 2017, Knight co-founded the alternative gallery Williamson | Knight in Portland with curator Iris Williamson. His curatorial endeavors include: H. Klum Fine Art in Portland and DIY Printing and Free Space Projects in Cincinnati. Knight’s writing has been featured in: “Notes for an Arts Manufacture” in Pillowtops & Beyond by Carly Mandel, published by HQ Objective and “Abstract and Not So Abstract Arrangements,” in Becoming What Was for the Duplex Gallery in Portland. In late 2017, he will present his work alongside Matt Morris at Julius Caesar in Chicago for a two-person exhibition. Knight will complete the year as a resident artist at MoMAZoZo in Carrizozo, New Mexico.


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