Art & Design

ASHLEY ZANGLE
January 19, 2012

What is your full name? Any nick names?
Ashley Zangle

What is your current occupation(s)?
Decorative painter/ muralist/ artist assistant

Where do you currently live?
Brooklyn, NY

What is your favorite medium/media to work in at the moment?
Soap

What is the your current subject matter and content of work?

The New Age, pseudoscience.

What is the relationship between the content of your work and the materials you use?
I’ve been using really specific materials so the content and the form of the work is pretty much dictated by the stuff it’s made of.

Who is your favorite artist(s)?

Agnes Martin, Tacita Dean, Sterling Ruby, Jean Arp,

What is your favorite food / drink?
Oysters, red beer

What are you listening to right now?
Janet Jackson

How do you see yourself in 40 years?
in the country

What is your most treasured possession?
Bill Clinton (my turtle)

What gadget / object could you not live without?

right now, christmas lights

How would you describe your style, aka uniform?
I recently started wearing pants

What is your favorite book?
The National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Rocks and Minerals, Lolita

song?
Sweet Thing -Van Morrison

movie?
Badlands

magazine?

New Yorker

blog?
Eh

clothing designer?
savers?

What was your first screen name or email address?
0osugaro0o0

What is your favorite color?

Green

What is your favorite shape?

Prism

Would you rather explore space or the deep sea?
Space

ASHLEY ZANGLE

Born in Babylon, New York in 1985 Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York

EDUCATION

2008 Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting

AWARDS

2008 The Florence Lief Award Recipient, Painting Department, RISD, Providence, RI

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2011 030101, Bartholomew Editions, Los Angeles, CA 2010 Public Records, Museum of Public Fiction, Los Angeles, CA
Christmas Event, Living Room Gallery, New York, NY
FamJam, ULTRA Art Fair, Tokyo, Japan 2009 Milk and Honey, The Living Room Gallery, New York, NY
Tender is the Night, Memorial Gallery, Providence, RI 2008 A Varied Terrain, Geilman Gallery, Providence, RI
Senior Painting Exhibition, Woods Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI
Winter and Spring Shows, Treehouse Gallery, Providence, RI 2007 The Natural, Ewing Gallery, Providence, RI
Fang Island, Benson Hall Gallery, Providence, RI 2006 Four Artists, D. Cat Gallery, Providence, RI
Painting Department Annual Exhibition, Woods Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2008 Tender is the Night, Memorial Gallery, Providence, RI 2006 Four Artists, D. Cat Gallery, Providence, RI

PUBLICATIONS

2011 Barth, Sean. “Ashley Zangle” ABC|Journal, Winter Issue, 34-45

 

 

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