Craig Alan Anderson

Born in 1973 and lives in Fort Collins, CO. 

www.craigandersonstudio.com


Education

2000- University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS: MFA in Painting

1996- Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, OH: BFA in Painting

1992- Lawrence High School, Lawrence, KS


ProfessionalActivities

2019- Adjunct Faculty for Painting at Front Range Community College, Fort Collins, CO

2018- Adjunct Faculty for Painting at Front Range Community College, Fort Collins, CO

2017- Adjunct Faculty for Painting at Front Range Community College, Fort Collins, CO

- "Paper and Pots" Group Exhibition at Scarlow's Galley, Casper, WY

2016- Support Local Culture group show, Downtown Artery, Fort Collins, CO

-KRFC- Noosa Support Local Culture Artist, Fort Collins, CO: KRFC/SLC-CraigAlanAnderson

-Flash show at One-One Gallery, Bath, OH

2015- Collaborative works with Gunner Fox included in his book for the Oscar's gift bags

2014- Established the new Craig Anderson Studio:  www.craigandersonstudio.com

2013- Founded www.chaliceskates.com

2012- Created ArtBerserk: www.artberserk.com

-Made the AB paintings (1-6): Series cut short by the High Park Fire

2011- Represented by Aeon Art Projects Gallery, Niwot, CO

2010- Postcard Show at the A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2009- Created Idea Ghost: www.ideaghost.com

2008- Art Collision at Namaste Hospice Gallery, Denver, CO

-Art Collision at the Space Gallery, San Francisco, CA

-Exhibit at Gallery Obscura, Eugene, OR

2007- 10 years of C.B.P at the Millworks Gallery, Akron, OH

2006- Art Collision: Garage Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, & Space Gallery, SF,CA

2005- Paragraph Gallery: Black Holes and Hollywood Snow, KCMO

-Solo Exhibit at the Bean Cycle, Fort Collins, CO

2004- Solo Exhibit Hiawatha: at Tallyns Reach Library, Aurora, CO

-Group showing at COCOA, Fort Collins, CO

2003- Established Fresh Paint Job, Fort Collins, CO

2002- Worked with C.B.P in Lawrence, KS and Estes Park, CO

2001- AmeriCorps Vista with Van-Go Mobile Arts, Lawrence, KS

2000- New Works by Craig Anderson at Sakaroff's, Lawrence, KS

-Welcome to C.B.P: MFA thesis exhibition at KU, Lawrence, KS

-Graduate Instructor of record at KU, Lawrence, KS

-Staff position at Marie Walsh Sharpe in Colorado Springs, CO

1999- Graduate Student Exhibition at KU, Lawrence, KS

-Graduate Instructor of record for KU, Lawrence, KS

-Staff position at Marie Walsh Sharpe in Colorado Springs, CO

1998- Scholarship Show at KU, Lawrence, KS

-Commissioned mural for J. Krizman, Lawrence, KS

-Solo Exhibition at the Jazz House, Lawrence, KS

-Staff position at Marie Walsh Sharpe, Colorado Springs, CO

-Solo Exhibition at Sakaroff's, Lawrence, KS

-Solo Exhibition at Bourgeois Pig, Lawrence, KS

-Metal art fabricator at Celestial Ironworks, Lawrence, KS

1997- Solo Exhibition at Jester's, Lawrence, KS

-Staff position at Marie Walsh Sharpe, Colorado Springs, CO

-Benefit Show at Acme Art Co, Columbus, OH

-Established Custom Brand Painting (C.B.P.), Columbus, OH

1996- BFA Exhibition: Cerebral Landscape at CCAD, Columbus, OH


Collaborations

2015- Collaborative works with Gunner Fox included in his book for the Oscar's gift bags

2011- Continued work with Gunner Fox on Colab series 3: Los Angeles, CA

2007- CoLab series 2 paintings with Gunner Fox: Lawrence, KS

2005- Began a new series of CoLab works with Gunner Fox: Ft. Collins, CO

1999- Lighted painting done via mail with Niomi Plotkin: Brooklyn, NY

1997- Homage to Beuys and Duchamp: Halloween performance, Lawrence, KS

1996- Three editions of lithographs with Jeremiah Ketner: Columbus, OH


Awards

1999- Hollander Foundation Grant while at KU, Lawrence, KS

1998- Art department scholarship from KU, Lawrence, KS

1995- Department scholarship from CCAD, Columbus, OH

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