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Aaron Collier

Aaron Collier is a visual artist living in New Orleans, where he teaches painting and drawing at Tulane University. Solo exhibitions of his work have occurred at Cole Pratt Gallery and Staple Goods, an artist collective in the St. Roch neighborhood. 

His work was featured in the Contemporary Arts Center’s NOLA NOW exhibition, on the cover of the New Orleans Review, as well as in New American Paintings, and is represented in collections such as the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA), Iberia Bank, and the Boston Medical Center. Collier has been awarded residencies by the Ragdale Foundation and Virginia Center for the Creative Arts.

Artist's website: postmedium.org/aaroncollier

  • With and Without Weight, 2012, oil on canvas, 48 x 60 inches.

  • Expecting the Unusual, No. 2, 2011, oil on canvas, 60 x 48 inches.

  • Tumbling, 2012, acrylic and oil on canvas, 44 x 40 inches.

  • Complications in the Pattern, 2012, acrylic and oil on canvas, 44 x 40 inches.

  • All Interruptions Aren’t Mannerless, 2011, oil on canvas, 24 x 24 inches.

  • Out of Line, 2012, oil on canvas, 36 x 34 inches.

  • Preparation, 2012, collage, Duralar, acrylic, 10 x 8 inches.

  • What Holds Together, 2013, collage, Duralar, graphite, acrylic, rope, 23 3/4 x 32 1/4 inches.

All works are copyright of the artist or artist’s estate.