Assistant Professor in Painting
Marc Handelman (1975, Santa Clara, CA), is an artist who works in painting, as well as across media including film/video, installation and book arts. He received his BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design with a concentration in Art History, and was a recipient of the Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship at Yale Norfolk. He received his MFA from Columbia University. He was a recent recipient of the Steeprock Arts Residency and the Awards for Artists from Printed Matter in 2011. Marc Handelman has exhibited extensively throughout the United States as well as internationally in such venues as PS1 MoMA in Long Island City; The Studio Museum in Harlem; The Dayton Art Institute, OH; The Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL; The Rubin Museum, New York, NY; and the Royal Academy of Art in London, UK. His work has been written about in The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The New Yorker, Artforum, Art in America, Tema Celeste, and Flash Art Among others. He is taught in the graduate programs at Yale University, Bard, and the School of Visual Arts among others. He is currently a graduate critic at Columbia University's School of the Arts. Marc Handelman was appointed Assistant Professor of Visual Arts at Mason Gross School of Art in the Fall of 2012. He is represented by Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY; Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA; and RECEPTION, Berlin, Germany.