Tristin Lowe
b. 1966, Boston
Lives and works in Philadelphia

 

Education
1984–86 Parsons School of Design, New York City
1987–90 Massachusetts College of Art, Boston



Awards and Residencies
2012 Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship
2011 The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
2009 Artist in Residence, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
2003-04 Artist in Residence, Girard College, Philadelphia, PA
2001 Louis Fernley Award
1998 Artist in Residence, Rosenbach Museum and Library, Philadelphia, PA
1998 Artist in Residence, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
1994-95 Pew Fellowship in the Arts (sculpture)
1990-01 Fellowship, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA
1989 Fellowship, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

 

Public Collections

US Embassy in Moscow

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

City of Philadlphia Public Art

Philadelphia Museum of Art
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
The Fabric Workshop and Museum
The West Collection
Rutgers Center for Innovative Print and Paper

 

 

Miscellaneous

Wall Street 2 

MADE Fashion week, Milk Studio Group 

The Secrets of a Fire King, Kim Edwards, Book

 

Solo Shows

2014

Exile Sun, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Folding Deck Chair ,Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, PA

2013

Mocha Dick, West Collection, Oaks, PA

2012

Under the Influence, Museum of Contemporary Art, Jacksonville, FL
2011

Under the Influence, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Mocha Dick, Virginia Museum 
of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
Voyeur, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Mocha Dick, The John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
2010

Mocha Dick, Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
Under the Influence, Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art, Providence, RI
2009

Mocha Dick in the Invisible World, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia PA
Mocha Dick, Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia PA
2007

New Work, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2005

Tristin Lowe, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, Ireland
2004

fee fi fo fumFounders Hall, Girard College, Philadelphia, PA
1999

Mad Hatter's Tea PartyRosenbach Museum & Library, Philadelphia, PA
1998

Alice in WeeNew Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA
1996

Challenge 4Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
1994

September (Sleepy Hollow)Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA


Group Shows
2016

No Wave Good Bye, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA

2015

We Pain, Lump, Raleigh, NC 

2013

Larger than Life: Exploring Scale in Contemporay Art, Bedford Gallery Lesher Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek, CA 

New Wine New Bottle, Fleisher/Ollman, Philadelphia PA

2012

We Could Be Heroes: The Mythology of Monsters and Heroes in Contemporary Art, Brigham Young Museum of Art, Provo, UT

2011

Seeing is Knowing: The UniverseCarleton College, Northfield, MN
Close At Hand: Philadelphia Artists from the Permanent Collection Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Visual Artists Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
2010

Unraveling Tradition, 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM
2009

Heaven on Earth, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA
2008

Castle in Context, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia PA
One Gray Grass in the Ballfield, Vox Populi, Philadelphia PA
2005

Operation RAW, The Ice Box, Philadelphia
a long green hour, Morris Arboretum (University of Pennsylvania), Lure Projects
Very Early Pictures, Arcadia University Art Gallery, Glenside, PA
The Alumni of 18011801 N. Howard, Philadelphia, PA
2004

ErasureVox Populi, Philadelphia, PA
2002

Material World, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia
2001

Pete and Repeat, D.U.M.B.O. Center for the Arts, Brooklyn, NY
Cathartic-Disgust-Gestalt, Project Room, Philadelphia, PA
The Fabric Workshop and Museum au Centre d'Art Contemporain Geneva, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland
Works on Paper, Arcadia University Art Gallery, Glenside, Pennsylvania
1999

Death, Death, Death: The Death of Blohard (part 2 of 2), Blohard Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
New Voices/ New Visions, University Art Gallery, University of California, San Diego
1998

Open House, 922 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA
Twenty Philadelphia Artists: Celebrating Fleisher Challenge at Twenty, Philadelphia Museum of Art
20 x 12: A Generation of Challenging Artists, Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
1997

Objects and Souveniers: Artist's Multiples, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1996

You talkin' to Me?, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
Specimens, Art in City Hall, Philadelphia, PA
1994

Toys and IncenseLevy Gallery, Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA