Artist CV2019-11-03T16:50:41-05:00

Max Bard, (b. 1989, USA)

maxbard911@gmail.com / maxbard911.com / 978.600.6060

Education

2019 MFA, Boston University, Boston, MA

2013 BFA, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

Solo Exhibitions

2018    Sharp Things in a Public Space, Commonwealth Gallery, Boston, MA

2018    From the Refuge, Parker River Gallery, Newburyport, MA

2018    Bad Catch, Plum Island Roaster Gallery, Newburyport, MA

2016    Deep Sea Megalith, deCordova Museum Corporate Art Loan Program, Cambridge MA

2016    Small Shoal: A Collection of Fish, Tiny Gallery, Newburyport MA

2014    Cookin’ and Kickin’ It: live painting, W.D. Flooring Gallery, 450 Harrison Ave. Boston, MA

2014    Max Bard Presents: Halloween, W.D. Flooring Gallery, 450 Harrison Ave, Boston MA

2013    Feed The Beast, W.D. Flooring Gallery, 450 Harrison Ave. Boston MA

2013    40 Foot Rockwall Live painting Performance, Section 17 Gallery, Boston MA

2011  Doom, Gloom, Shit, and Piss, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Godine Gallery, Boston MA

Group Exhibitions

2019     Open Studios, Sam and Adell Golden Art Foundation, New Berlin, NY

2019     Proximity, Anna’s Galleria, New York, NY

2019     MFA Thesis, Laconia Gallery, Boston, MA

2018    Welcome to the Relaquarium, Reliquarium Gallery, Lincoln, RI

2017     Second Splash: Live painting performance, Byfield Music Festival, Byfield, MA

2016    Boston Bizzare, Pop Allston Gallery, Allston, MA

2016    Aquatic War Tent: Live Installation, Byfield Music Festival, Byfield, MA

2016    PALS at BU Beach, Boston University campus, Boston, MA

2016    Oddeties, Pop Allston, Allston, MA

2015    Boston Hassall’s Black Market, Cambridge, MA

2015    SoWA Artist Market, 450 Harrison Ave., Boston, MA

2015    Oliver Best’s Speakeasy, Pop Allston, Allston, MA

2014    Boston Hassall’s Black Market, Cambridge, MA

2014    For The Love of Dog, W.D. Flooring Gallery, Boston, MA

2013    Kind Buds, Massachusetts College of Art and Design Student Life Gallery, Boston, MA

2013  Annual All School Show, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, President’s Gallery, Boston, MA

2012  Annual All School Show, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, President’s Gallery, Boston, MA

Teaching Experience

2018 – 2019 Teaching Assistant, Boston University, Boston, MA, Welding, Katherine Wales
2017 – 2018 Teaching Assistant, Boston University, Boston, MA, Drawing, Jaya Howey

Bibliography

McQuiade, Cate,  2019 Artists to Look Out For, Boston Globe 2019

DeCordova Museum Blog, Installing Work at 54 Broadway, July 2016

Newburyport Daily News, Arts and Entertainment, May 2016

Massachusetts College of Art Presidents Letter, Painting Department cover photo, 2013

Collections 

Sam and Adell Golden Foundation, New Berlin, NY

Curatorial projects

2019    Proximity, Annas Galleria, New York, New York

2019   MFA Thesis Show, Laconia Gallery Boston, MA

2014   Give and Get, Have and Take, W.D. Flooring Gallery, curated and organized show

2014  For The Love of Dog, W.D Flooring Gallery, curated, organized and participated in

show

2014  “6 Degrees of Separation”, W.D Flooring Gallery, curated and organized show

2013  “Kind Buds”, Student Life gallery, curated, organized and participated in show

Awards

2019    Sam and Adell Golden Foundation residency

2019    Ester B Kahn Career Entry Grant, Boston University, Boston, MA

2016   DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Garden’s Corporate Loan Program

2013  2-D Department Studio Award, Massachusetts College of Art and Design