James Chase

James Chase

, United States

About James Chase

James Chase is a mixed media artist currently living in Manchester, New Hampshire where he previously was an arts commissioner. Chase has had solo exhibitions at the Rochester Museum of Fine Arts in Rochester NH, at Launch Art Gallery in Peterborough, NH and co-led pop-up exhibitions during the Chinati Foundation Open House weekend in Marfa, TX. Chase has also been a part of collaborative projects such as Tower of Babble at The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA and the “BFT and the Wolfbat Railway”, at the Old Iron Works in New Orleans, LA.

Education

Chase holds an MFA in Studio Art [printmaking + painting] from the School of Art at Texas Tech University 2014 and a BFA in interdisciplinary studies [printmaking + photography] from the New Hampshire Institute of Art.

Exhibitions

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2014 Before It Fades. MFA Thesis Exhibition. Texas Tech University, School of Art Studio Gallery, Lubbock, TX

2013 Kill The Lights. Invitational. Christine DeVitt Fine Arts Center, South Plains College, Levelland, TX

2012 Slippages. Invitational. Rochester Museum of Fine Arts, Rochester, NH

2010 He Came By Sea. French Gallery New Hampshire Institute of Art Manchester, NH

2009 The Vision and the Concealed. Site-specific installation, Launch Art Gallery, Peterborough, NH

2014 Place Holding. Mixed media installation at the “Electric Loveland” exhibition, LHUCA Warehouse Space, Lubbock, TX

2013 Ink Up. The Jones Print Studio, Charles Adams Studio Project (CASP), Lubbock, TX

Box From Marfa: Artists Pondering Compartmentalization. Texas Tech University Downtown Satellite Gallery at LHUCA, Lubbock, TX
Box From Marfa: Artists Pondering Compartmentalization. A Pop-Up Nomadic Gallery,
Marfa, TX
Annual MFA Candidate Group Show. Texas Tech University School of Art Studio Gallery, Lubbock, TX
Welcome Back: A Selection of Art Faculty & MFA Student. Curated by Joe Arredondo, Director of Landmark Arts at Texas Tech University School of Art, Lubbock, TX
Big Ink. Texas Tech University, School of Art South Gallery, Lubbock, TX
Mentoring the Protégé. Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery, Portsmouth, NH
Selections from Texas Tech University MFA Candidates, Curator, South Plains College, Christine DeVitt Gallery, Levelland, TX
2012 BFT and The Wolfbat Railway New Orleans Center of Creative Arts, New Orleans, LA
Nomads. RJP Nomadic Gallery, Marfa, TX
Annual MFA Candidate Group Show. Texas Tech University, School of Art Studio Gallery, Lubbock, TX 2011
2011 MFA Candidate Group Show. Texas Tech University, School of Art Studio Gallery, Lubbock, TX
Printmakers of Texas Tech. Tornado Gallery, Lubbock, TX
Ink Bangers Ball. Group Print Exhibition, Atomic Cowboy, St. Louis, MO
Grudge Match. Group Print Exhibition, Evil Prints Printmaking Studio, St. Louis, MO
2010 Southern Frogs vs Evil. Sloclum Gallery, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
Taking Flight. Soo Rye Yoo Gallery, Rye, NH
Prints Gone Wild. Secret Robot Project, Brooklyn, N.Y.
PRINT EXTRAVAGANZA SHOW. Evil Prints Printmaking Studio, St Louis, MO
Invitational II. Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery, Portsmouth, NH
Printmaking – Impressions. Juried International exhibition, Juror: Parker Potter,
French Building Gallery, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, NH
2009 Boston Printmakers North American Print Biennial. Boston University, 808 Gallery,
Boston, MA
Prints of the Years: 2009. Invitational NH Printmakers exhibition, Franklin Pierce Law Center, Concord, NH
2008 The Assemblage Show. Launch Art Gallery, Peterborough, NH
2007 Next – Converging Artists. Chimera Gallery, Nashua, NH
30 Under 30. Market Mills Gallery, Lowell, MA
2005 Whiteout. Adams Memorial Opera House, Derry, NH