James Sheehan

  • Artist In Residence2001
  • StayAug 31, 2001-Feb 1, 2002
  • NationalityUSA

Biography
Born in San Francisco, California in 1964. Obtained MFA from Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Pennsylvania in 1994. Lives and works in New York.

During residency
Having been affected by the September 11th terrorist attack, Sheehan explored the power of image as a socio-political assault, and worked on the images of 'my place' and 'position of myself' in the small-scale paintings.

Events
Open Studio
Dec 8-Dec 24, 2001
ARCUS Studio

ARCUS Tokyo Exhibition
Jan 19-Feb 10, 2002
Contemporary Art Factory (Sumida-ku, Tokyo)

Resident Artists 2001

Chen Cheng-Tsai  <Taiwan>

Nicolas Floc'h  <France>

Pius Sigit Kuncoro  <Indonesia>

Tuksina Pipitkul  <Thailand>

Kyoko Sawanobori  <Japan>

James Sheehan  <USA>