Finger fam 2, 2018
Oil pastel and ballpoint pen and collage on paper
14 x 10 inches
35 x 25 cm
Michael Swaney (b. 1978, Kimberley, British Columbia) lives and works in Barcelona, Spain. He studied Fine Art at the University of Victoria, and graduated with a degree in Illustration and Design from Vancouver’s Capilano University in 2000. Swaney works in a variety of media, including painting, collage, sculpture, ceramics, video, and installation. He has exhibited internationally since 2004, with recent exhibitions at No Place (Columbus, OH), GNYP Gallery (Berlin), The Dot Project (London), and Charlotte Fogh Gallery (Aarhus, Denmark). He produces books and printed multiples, independently and in collaboration with other artists, and he is also featured in a number of books and catalogues produced by galleries and museums. He has participated in the CCA Aandratx Residency (Mallorca), the Noestudio Residency (Madrid), and the Fountainhead Residency (Miami).