Dike Blair (b. 1952) is a painter and sculptor and
since 1980, his work has been shown in many venues, including group exhibitions
such as “Vanishing Point,” Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus; “Let’s
Entertain,” Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; “Elysian Fields,” Centre Georges
Pompidou, Paris; and the “2004 Whitney Biennial,” Whitney Museum of American
Art, New York. In the fall of 2009 a 10 year survey of his work, “Now and Again,”
was on view at the Weatherspoon Art Museum in Greensboro, NC.
received a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2009 and a Rome Prize in 2010. He also
writes and in 2007 Whitewalls published Again, a book of collected interviews and essays. He is a Senior Critic at Rhode Island School of Design.
- MFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
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