Alan Neider

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'Wall Dresses' in process
'Wall Dresses' and drawings
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Artist's Statement

I have been constructing three-dimensional objects in order to paint on and into them
throughout my career as an artist.
All things that illuminate, especially lamps, are of great interest to me.
The ‘Wall Dress’ series are 3-dimensional paintings that utilize internal light sources. 
The light reveals, reflects and highlights the paint drips, strokes, depth, and the construction methodology as well as adding to the mystery of the object. The incidental shadows cast on the wall, floor and ceiling are crucial and integral to the paintings.


Robert Rauschenberg Change Inc. work grant
      Ct. Commission on the Arts Grant, 2001
“Lake Dance”  A site specific painting
       Chicago, Ill. size 110’  wide x 24’ tall
      “untitled”, 2000 yards of painted canvas wrapped around supporting columns of 
      the Federal Plaza in Chicago, Ill. 
      “Untitled” Painting for a conference room at the Mental Health Association Of Ill.
      Chicago, Ill. size 28’ wide x 78” tall x 6” deep
Nancy Lurie Gallery, Chicago, Ill 1997
      Jan Cicero Gallery, Chicago, Ill. 1996

      University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, Wisc. 1997
      Ct. Commission Gallery, Hartford, Ct. 2002
      "The Submission Show", Sarah Bowen Gallery, Williamsburg, N.Y., 2007
      "101 Dresses", Artspace New Haven, New Haven, Ct., 2007