Blane De St.Croix

Guggenheim Fellowship
Author: Blane De St. Croix
Credits: photo by Etienne Frossard

Blane De St. Croix is a contemporary artist who creates sculptural objects, installations and drawings. His work has been widely exhibited both nationally and internationally in solo and group shows in venues including Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY; Future Arts Research, (F.A.R.), Phoenix, AZ; The Weatherspoon Art Museum, NC; Sculpture Center, NY; The 2nd Monogolian Land Art Biennial; the Geisai Art Fair, Miami; Wave Hill, NY; New York University Galleries; DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA; Djerassi Sculpture Park, Woodside, CA; Laumeier Sculpture Park , St. Louis; Gasworks Gallery, London; Side Street Projects Gallery, Santa Monica; L A Artcore, Los Angeles; The Kathmandu International Triennial, Nepal; Europos Parkas Sculpture Park, Vilniaus, Lithuania; Fieldgate Gallery, London; Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo; The Institute of Contemporary Art, Palm Beach, FL; Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE; Art In Embassies Program of the U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C; THe Hudson River Musuem, NY; Sculpture Symposium, Republic of Ireland; Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY.

De St. Croix has been the recipient of numerous grants and awards. Selected awards include: The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship; The West Collection Prize, The Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant for Painters and Sculptors; The Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant; The MassArt Alumni Award for Outstanding Creative Accomplishment, and The National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Sculpture.

De St. Croix has also been awarded many notable international and national fellowship and artist residencies. Residencies at Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY; John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Foundry Artist Residency, Wisconsin; Djerassi Artist Residency Program, Woodside, CA; Gasworks Artist Studio Residency, Triangle Arts Trust, London; Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE; Sculpture Space, Inc., Utica, NY; Tyrone Gutherie Center, Ireland, Three MacDowell Colony Fellowships, Peterborough, NH; an Art Omi Artist Residency, Ghent, NY; Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY; Artist in Residence, Abrons Art Center, NY; Artist Alliance Studio Program, NY; VLA Art and Law Residency, NY; Special Editions Residency, Lower East Side Printshop, NY.

De St. Croix has been written about in publications such as The New York Times, Art in America, Art Daily, New York Magazine, ABC NEWS, Art Net, Park Magazine, Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Public Television, New Art Examiner, Sculpture Magazine and The Miami Herald.

Blane De St. Croix was born in Boston Massachusetts. Educated at Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan (M.F.A. - Sculpture) and Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, Massachusetts (B.F.A.-Sculpture with distinction). 

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