Andrew George’s Profile

Secondhand Nature By Andrew George
24Feb2012
Secondhand Nature
In Secondhand Nature, I am interested in how adaptive and resourceful nature can be.  These images involve the chance interplay of organic matter coexisting with man-made material, brought about by necessity and not design.  These visual collaborations assert a striking alchemy that I have seen in many places I’ve traveled to.  My subjects transcend their inherent limitations and become something else, something undefinable and yet layered, intricate and beautiful. ...
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Unfiltered By Andrew George
9Feb2011
Unfiltered
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Photographer Andrew George is based in Los Angeles.  His work has been in 17 international exhibitions and recently shown in Bulgaria and Australia.  Andrew has won numerous awards for his photography and his work has appeared in the pages of Le Journal de la Photographie, Art Ltd., The San Francisco Chronicle, Tiny Vices, SuperMassiveBlackHole, Booooooom and Corridor8, among others.  His photographs are in 85 public and private collections.

www.invisiblegraffiti.com

 

 

andrew@invisiblegraffiti.com


 

solo exhibitions

2013 Unfiltered, The Red House, Month of Photography, Sofia, Bulgaria

2011 Howard Schwartz Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2009 Light Leaks, E6 Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2008 Light Leaks, Gallery Brown, West Hollywood, CA

2003 Weights and Measures, Secant Gallery - Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA

2003 Weights and Measures, Art Exchange Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2003 Weights and Measures, Landmark Arts, Chicago, IL

 

group exhibitions

 

2012 FotoFreo 2012, Form Gallery, Perth, AUSTRALIA

2012 Earth, Water, Air, Fire, Stinson Beach Gallery, Stinson Beach, CA

2012 fresh stART, Santa Monica, CA

2011 Group Show, Soho Photo, New York, NY

2011 Center Forward, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

2010 (Por)trait Revealed, Rayko Photo Center, San Francisco, CA

2010 Another Nude Show, Robert Berman Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA

2004 New Year, New Directions, Secant Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA

1994 New Work, Olin Auditorium, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

 

awards/fellowships

 

2011 Samsung NX Project

2011 First Prize - The Worldwide Gala Photography Awards - Annual Pollux Award

2011 Honorable Mention National Competition, Soho Photo, New York, NY

2010 Honorable Mention - IPA - International Photography Awards

2010 Finalist - Palm Springs Photography Festival Slideshow Competition

2009 Showcase Winner - ARTslant

2004 Nominated for the Young Director Award - 2004 - Cannes International

Advertising Festival

1998 Kodak Vision Award

1997 Lightworks' Young Filmmakers Grant

 

productions

 

1998 Molly Sweeney, San Francisco, CA - photographed over 3000 slides that were

projected for the premiere San Francisco staging of this month-long, multi-media

production of the Brian Friel play.


collections


Earl Warren State Building, San Francisco, CA

The Zenith National Insurance Corporation, Woodland Hills, CA

Browne, Woods & George LLP, Beverly Hills, CA

Maple Drive Restaurant, Beverly Hills, CA

Serge Sorokko Gallery

Six Degrees, Inc.

(represented in over 85 private collections)

 

education

 

1994 - 1997 Art Center College of Design, MFA

1989 - 1994 Bard College - BA Literature, BA Film (double major)

 

 

 

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Albums Published:
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