Michael Bühler-Rose (b.1980) is New York-based artist born in New Brunswick, NY. His work stems from over 20 years of training in Vedic rituals and their image modalities as a practicing brahmina priest and its parallel as an artist.
His solo exhibitions include Sanctum Sanctorum, Carroll and Sons, Boston, MA (2014); Spirit & Matter, Scaramouche Gallery, New York, NY (2014); and I’ll Worship You, You’ll Worship Me, Urban Video Project, Everson Museum, Syracuse, NY (2014). His group shows include The Temptation of AA Bronson, Witte de With, Rotterdam, The Netherlands (2013); and Recent Acquisitions Part I, Contemporary Photography, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Harvard University Museum, Cambridge, MA (2012).
His awards and residencies include Light Work Artist-In-Residency, Syracuse, NY (2012); Shandaken Project, Shandaken, NY (2012); and NADA/Grolsch Swing Art Award, NY/Miami (2010). He received his M.F.A. from University of Florida and his B.F.A. from School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University.
Featured Image Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Artist
Camphor Flame on Pedestal, C-Print, 16″ x 20″ (2010). Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Artist
Invocation by Fire, wood, fire, mantra, mixed media, 9′ x 9’x 9′, Witte de With, Rotterdam, Installation View, part of the City of Nine Gates with AA Bronson (2013). Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Artist
Lotus Offering, C-Print in Artist Frame, 25″ x 20″, Installation View, Carroll and Sons, Boston (2014). Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Artist
Puja, 50″ x 40″, C-Print in Artist Frame, Installation View, Carroll and Sons, Boston (2014). Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Artist