Colin Thomson

b. London, England

Colin Thomson was born in London, England and moved to New York in 1955. He attended Lake Forest College, BA, 1971, The New York Studio School, 1972-1975, Skowhegan School of Art, 1974, and Yale University, MFA, 1977. He's been included in multiple group shows and presented nine solo exhibitions in venues including: Plot Lines, 2014, Outlet Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; Local Color, 2011 Wexford Arts Centre, Wexford, Republic of Ireland; 100 Broadway, 2003, New York, NY; Nina Freudenheim Gallery, 1992/1987, Buffalo, NY; Projects Room, David Beitzel Gallery, 1992, New York, NY; Lieberman & Saul Gallery, 1991/1989, New York, NY; Winston Gallery, 1986, Washington, D.C.

 

He received a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in 1991-1992. Public and corporate collections include Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Centro Culturale, Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City, Chase Manhattan Bank, Grey Art Gallery, New York University, M & T Bank, National Madison Group, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, and Wilkie, Farr & Gallagher.

Unusual Characters, High Noon Gallery, New York, NY