Dylan Gauthier and Kendra Sullivan are New York-based artists who build boats, make books, run spaces, and investigate landscape, architecture and ecology. Their group exhibitions include Radical Seafaring (with Mare Liberum), Parrish Art Museum, Water Mill, New York (2016); Aqueous Earth (with Dylan Gauthier), International Studio and Curatorial Program, Brooklyn, NY (2015); or, the Other Island (with Mare Liberum), Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA (2015); sisrahtac (with Kendra Sullivan), Torrance Shipman Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (2014); and Seven Seas Mariner, LeisureWork, Wassaic Project, Wassaic, New York (2012).
Gauthier received an award from NEA Art and Ecology Residency and Sullivan received an award from the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts (2015). Gauthier was an artist-in-residence at The Bothy Project, Aviemore, Scotland, UK (2015) and Sullivan was an artist-in-residence at Blue Mountain Center, Blue Mountain Lake, New York, (2015) and Banff Center, Banff, Canada (2013). Gauthier received an M.F.A. from Hunter College (2012) and Sullivan received a B.F.A. from New York University (2008).
Featured Image Photo Credit: Courtesy of the artist
Performance View – Romer Shoal, Pre-Hurricane Sandy: Resident Sea Project (2010-11). Photo Credit: Courtesy of the artist.
Performance View – Susquehanna Expedition: Mare Liberum and Lusty Jam Cracker (2011). Photo Credit: Courtesy of the artist.
Performance View – Dawn School at Specialty Minerals, Adams, MA (exhibited for Bureau for Open Culture at MASS MoCA) (2011). Photo Credit: Courtesy of the artist.
Video Still – Shadows and Shoals (2013-15). Photo Credit: Courtesy of the artist.