IAN GERSON
October 2015

Far Rockaway, NY –Ian makes site-specific room-sized installations comprised of built structures, large paintings, and handmade and collected objects. Past projects include a temporary Travel Agency constructed in an empty Italian ice storefront in Williamsburg Brooklyn, a mock park ranger booth at a NYC public park, a museum dedicated to a forgotten history of Governors Island, and a recreation of the home and work of a fictional artist and sea-lover on Staten Island. Ian has shown throughout New York City, including the Bronx Museum, Socrates Sculpture Park, AIR Gallery, LMCC’s Art Center on Governors Island, Tomato House, and the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art. Ian holds a BFA from the University of Texas at Austin.

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