Brennen Steines

b. 1993 in Rockford, IL
brennensteines@gmail.com
brennensteines.com

Education
2018 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, B.F.A. with Honors
2017 Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art

Exhibitions

2018
Soft Ground, Stiff Shoulder at Usable Space, Milwaukee, WI (forthcoming)
International Paper Project at Real Tinsel, Milwaukee, WI
Looking Sideways at Usable Space, Milwaukee, WI
Duomo V at Yours Truly, Milwaukee, WI

2017
Crossing Over at Union Art Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
Yale University at Norfolk Summer School of Art Show, Norfolk, CT
Brennen Steines at Chamber, Milwaukee, WI (solo)
Static Collisions at Iron Horse, Milwaukee, WI (solo)
44th Annual Juried Show at Union Art Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
Junior Scholarship Show at Union Art Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
Process > Presence at Hoax Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

2016
Cambrian at The Cooperativa, Milwaukee, WI
Crossing Over at Union Art Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
43rd Annual Juried Show at Union Art Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
Sophomore Scholarship Show at Union Art Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

2015
Angst at Linus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Crossing Over at Union Art Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

Awards

2017
Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship
Laurence Rathsack Scholarship

2016
43rd Annual Juried Show - Best in Show
Laurence Rathsack Scholarship
Frederick R. Layton Scholarship

Publications

2017
Duomo V, Milwaukee, WI
Duomo IV, Milwaukee, WI

Press

2018
Kate Mothes, Interview with Brennen Steines for Young Space.
https://www.yngspc.com/artists/2018/02/brennen-steines/

2016
Jeff Grygny, Primordial Ooze: “Cambrian” Brings High Abstraction Down to Earth http://playonmke.com/primordial-ooze-cambrian-brings-high-abstraction-downto-earth/

Collections

2016
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

Related Experience

2017-2018
Union Art Gallery - Gallery Assistant

2014-2017
Shane Walsh Studio - Studio Assistant