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Logan Grider

Associate Professor of Art

On leave Fall 2019-Spring 2020

Contact

  1. Email:lgrider1@swarthmore.edu
  2. Phone: (610) 328-8416
  3. Beardsley 306
Assistant Professor Logan Grider teaching

Education

M.F.A., Yale University
B.F.A., The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Specialty

Painting

Courses

STUA 001B First Year Seminar: Making Art
STUA 008 Painting I
STUA 010 Drawing II - Life Drawing
STUA 022 Painting II - Color
STUA 025 Advanced Studies II
STUA 030 Senior Workshop I
STUA 040 Senior Workshop II

Biographical Statement

Logan Grider received a MFA from Yale University in 2007; studied at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2006; received a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2003; and studied at the International School of Art in Umbria, Italy, in 2001.

His work has been exhibited nationally in solo and group shows. 

Selected awards and honors include a Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant, a Skowhegan Fellowship, the Yale University; The Robert Schoelkopf Fellowship, Yale University, the Harry Harris Prize in Painting from the 72nd Woodmere Juried Exhibition, and a Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation nomination.

Logan's work has been reviewed in Artforum, ArtNews, The Brooklyn Rail, The Boston Globe, and the The New York Times. Logan has been an Assistant Professor of Studio Art at Swarthmore since Fall 2009. Previously he was Critic of Painting and Printmaking at Yale University and an Assistant Professor of Painting at the University of Kentucky.