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"Understanding Poetry": An exhibition by John Dilg

Daily from Tuesday, February 12, 2019 to Friday, March 15, 2019

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Ford Center for Fine Arts, Borzello Gallery


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The exhibition by John Dilg titled "Understanding Poetry" will run from February 12-March 15 in the Borzello Gallery of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.

John Dilg received a B.F.A. in Painting and Filmmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design. He is the recipient of a Fulbright Grant to India, a National Endowment for the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship, and three Residency Fellowships at the Yaddo Foundation.

Recent solo and two-person exhibitions include:

  • Taymour Grahne Gallery, NY, 2016
  • Jeff Bailey Gallery, Hudson, NY, (2-P), 2014
  • Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, 2013-14
  • Regina Rex, Queens, NY, (2-P), 2013, Luise Ross Gallery, NY, 2000-present
  • Schmidt Contemporary Art, St. Louis, 2004 and 2008
  • Rhodes College, Memphis, 2012

Group exhibitions include:

  • Spring Break, NY, 2017
  • Ortega y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY, 2016
  • Whitespace Gallery, Atlanta, 2015
  • Planthouse, NY, 2013
  • Sikkema Jenkins & Co., NY, 2012
  • Lesley Heller Workspace, NY, 2011
  • Edward Thorp Gallery, NY, 2010
  • Wake Forest University, 2007

Dilg has been a visiting artist at more than 40 institutions, including Yale University, the University of Pennsylvania, Sarah Lawrence College, The University of Chicago and Stanford University. His work is in the collections of the Arkansas Art Center, the Figge Museum of Art, Illinois State University, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, and several other public institutions. Reviews include Art in AmericaNew York Times, Hyperallergic, Huffington Post, Boston Globe, and New Art Examiner.

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