Saturday, March 19, 2011

The juror for the 2011 student exhibition

Mr. Kötting kneeling in front of the Madonna di Loreto by Caravaggio. 

The juror for the 2011 Bakersfield College Art Student Exhibition is Joey Kötting. Mr. Kötting earned an MFA from the Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and a BFA from Brighton Polytechnic, East Sussex, England. He also studied at the School of the Art Institute, Chicago, Illinois and St. Martin's School of Art in London, England.

His most recent solo exhibition (in 2010) was titled: Reflexive, and it took place at the Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, New York.

He is the recipient of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, the Penny McCall Foundation Curatorial Grant, and the Yaddo Residency.

His work is in the collections of: 
Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland
Collection Lambert, Avignon, France.
Eastman House Collection of Photography and Film, Rochester, New York
Agnes Gund, New York, New York
Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York
New York Public Library, New York, New York
Penny McCall Foundation, New York, New York 

He is currently employed at California State University, Bakersfield as a Full-time Lecturer (Etching, Screen-printing, Photography, Painting, Gallery Practicum) and Director/Curator of the CSUB Todd Madigan Gallery.