Greg Drasler

September 10 - October 10, 2009

COUNTRY PLACE, 2009

Oil on linen

80 x 70 inches

203.2 x 177.8 cm

GD12918

BACK PAGES, 2005

Oil on canvas

70 x 60 inches

177.8 x 152.4 cm

GD12937

WITHOUT PADDLE, 2009

Oil on linen

80 x 70 inches

203.2 x 177.8 cm

GD12923

HOOK & LADDER, 2009

Oil on canvas

72 x 94 inches

182.88 x 238.76 cm

GD12866

MIXED NEWS, 2009

Oil on canvas

50 x 70 inches

127 x 177.8 cm

GD12943

Greg Drasler

M, 2009

Oil on canvas

40 x 30 inches

102 x 76 cm

GD12965

Press Release

A native of Waukegan, IL, Greg Drasler received his BFA and MFA from the University of Illinois at Champaign/Urbana.  He began exhibiting upon moving to New York in the mid-1980s.  Drasler’s work can be seen in the collections of Dow Jones, Inc.; Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL; University of Illinois, Champaign/Urbana, IL; New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY: and Thurston Twigg-Smith, Honolulu, HI. 

Drasler has been the recipient of numerous awards and grants, including a New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in 1991 and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in 1993.  Currently he is an Assistant Professor at Pratt Institute and has also taught at Princeton University. 

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