Faculty: Lee Boroson

Biography

Lee Boroson lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. Upcoming exhibitions include Esther Massry Gallery, The College at St. Rose, Albany, NY, and GLOW, Santa Monica, CA. His has had solo exhibition at various venues including The Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY; Artspace, New Haven, CT; Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center, Buffalo, NY; Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE and The Whitney Museum of American Art at Phillip Morris, New York. Boroson has received numerous awards including grants from the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, the New York Foundation for the Arts and the Professional Development Grants from the Rhode Island School of Design. He received a MFA from Indiana University, a BFA from State University of New York, New Paltz and attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.

Professional positions include Visiting Professor, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY, Lecturer in the Committee on Visual Arts at the University of Chicago, and sculpture Associate at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.

Academic Research/Areas of Interest

  • History of landscape as represented in Hudson River School and early American photography
  • Renaissance formal garden design
  • History of written recipes and cookbooks
  • Foraging
  • Charcutterie
  • Astrophysics (specifically, current, publically accessible, visual representations of the universe)

Lee Boroson

Lee Boroson

Senior Critic
lboroson@risd.edu
401-454-6190

  • MFA, Indiana University, Bloomington
  • BFA, SUNY - New Paltz

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Courses
  • SCULP-2300
    SCULPTURAL FABRIC STRUCTURES
  • SCULP-4798
    SENIOR SCULP DEGREE PROJECT

Links
Sculpture Foreground 3
  Crystal Ellis, Untitled - Eyes, wood, silverpoint, paint, latex