Ian Swanson

Swanson received his BFA from Wayne State University in Detroit and his MFA from the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. Recent solo and group exhibitions include Simone DeSousa Gallery, Detroit; Ashes/Ashes, Los Angeles; Welcome Screen, London; David Shelton Gallery, Houston; and Bosi, New York. Swanson currently lives and works in Brooklyn. “cynics milk”is his first solo exhibition with the David Shelton Gallery.

Ian Swanson; Pan’s Anthem (faux panacea), 2016; acrylic, rubber, inkjet transfer on linen; 30 x 22 in.
Ian Swanson; Divine Eye, 2016; acrylic on felt; 62 x 46 inches
Ian Swanson; Woman on the Shore (allegory for psychic retreat), 2016; acrylic and felt on linen; 47 x 63 inches
Ian Swanson; Aging 12, 2016; acrylic, graphite, carbon, mica, on linen hybrid; 54 x 46 inches
Ian Swanson; Aging 11, 2016; acrylic, graphite, carbon, mica, on linen hybrid; 54 x 46 inches
Ian Swanson; Our Departure (allegory for financial collapse), 2016; acrylic, pumice, rubber on canvas; 64 x 104 inches
Ian Swanson; Worm Rose, 2016; acrylic on dibond in artist frame; 16 x 12 inches