Paul Gagner (b.1976, Rural, WI) Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York
Bachelor of Fine Art, Illustration degree from the School of Visual Arts, NY and a Master of Fine Arts, Sculpture/Painting from Brooklyn College, NY.
His solo shows include: Holding Out for A Hero, Freight + Volume Gallery, New York, NY, 2018; In Memoriam: Howard Moseley, Arsham Fieg gallery, New York, NY, 2018; Painting Everyday IV: Paul Gagner & Todd Bienvenu, Spoonbill Studios, Brooklyn, NY, 2017; Better Than a Sharp Stick In the Eye, Allen & Eldridge, New York, NY, 2017, among others.
His group shows include: Forced Collaboration – Couples Edition (curated by Jacob Rhodes), 42 Social Club, Old Lyme, CT, 2019; Likely Stories (curated by Nick Lawrence) 2019; The Magic Hour (curated by SYNT Art Auction, Calli Moore), Brooklyn, NY, 2019; I Heard a Fly Buzz – When I Died, Sweet Lorraine , Brooklyn, NY, 2019; Hot Farce, Field Projects, New York, NY, 2018; Reading Between the Lines (curated by Anna Valdez), Hashimoto Contemporary, San Francisco, CA, 2018, among others.
The artist’s work has been exhibited and collected throughout the United States and abroad.