Tessa Grundon
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SAILBRITAIN AND UNIVERSITY OF EXETER

Artist on board - Environmental study of waterborne micro plastics, Cornwall Coastline, UK

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NINTH WAVE EEUA

Artist on Board! Environment exploration of the Hudson River via canoe investigating positive change in environment, community and social settings.


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BROOKLYN NAVY YARD

Ongoing collaboration with BLDG92, King's County Distillery, IceStone, Steiner Studios, Woodside Press.

Public Presentation of Work


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CENTRAL BOOKING "WEEK OF PROTEST"

Pop Up Show in reaction to the election of Donald Trump


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ARTIST IN RESIDENCE AT BROOKLYN NAVY YARDS

Thrilled to have been selected as of the five artists in Brooklyn Navy Yard's Visiting Artist Program. An incredible year of exploration and collaboration at the Yards with C'Naan Hamburger, Sarah Olsen, Janice McDonnell and Allen Riley.

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SWALE & BIOME ARTS (on Swale)
Contributing Artist

Thrilled to be working with both SWALE and Biome Arts on board Mary Mattingly's Floating Food Forest. SWALE will be up and running - mooring at Concrete Plant Park on the Bronx River and Pier 6 on Brooklyn Bridge Park. With performances in collaboration with Biome Arts and workshops with SWALE. Come pick free fruit and vegetables and learn about how SWALE was created in order to get around local ordinances of growing and picking food in public places.

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WATER + ART and PIONEER WORKS

Wonderful collaboration with Eve Mosher, |Sarah Cameron Sunde, Tal Berry, Nancy Nowacek, Seila Fernandez Arconada & Dain Merganthaler for WATER + ART to compiling data and mapping artists internationally who work with water, partnering with Pioneer Works. This will be an ongoing project.


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MADE ON PAPER ART FAIR 2016

MADE ON PAPER Art Fair 2016
with Arco Gallery

Pier 36, New York City
March 2016

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CERES GALLERY - EXPOSURES EXHIBITION
New Works

CERES GALLERY
547 27th Street, Suite 201, New York, NY 10001
December 15th - 19th, 2015
Hours: Tue-Sat, noon-6pm, Thu noon-8pm
Reception: Thursday, December 17th 6pm-8pm

I am delighted to have been included as one of the artists showing at |Ceres Gallery in Chelsea for their Exposure Exhibition. My work will be showing from December 15th - 19th. The reception for the show will be on the evening of December 17th between 6-8pm.

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DESIGN TRUST FOR PUBLIC SPACE

Contributing Artist

Art+Design Benefit Auction

Date and Time:
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2015 @ 6:00 – 9:00 PM

Location:
CHRISTIE'S

Address:
20 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, NY 10020
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DARTMOOR ARTS - SPATIAL STRUCTURES

July 2015
Dartmoor Arts Sky Observatory
Conceiving and building a Spatial Structure in the Dartmoor landscape with an amazing group of architectural students in a span of 6 days.

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AFFORDABLE ART FAIR NYC 2015

Participating in New York's Affordable Art Fair March 26-29

Please come and visit us at New York City's 2015 Affordable Art Fair . I will be showing with Arco Gallery at The Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 W. 18th Street (between 5th & 6th Avenues).

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ARCO GALLERY

PETIT FORMATS & WORKS ON PAPER


October 14 - October 21

OPENING RECEPTION
October 14, 2014 / 6pm - 8pm

Gallery Hours:

For the duration of the show
the gallery will be open
from 12pm to 6pm
or by appointment


188 Grand Street, 2nd Floor
New York NY 10013

Arcogallery.com

Tel: +1 (646) 301 1439
E-mail: info@arcogallery.com

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KENTLER INTERNATIONAL DRAWING SPACE

Participating in Kentler International Drawing Space's
100 WORKS ON PAPER BENEFIT

Exhibition runs Thursday through Sunday from 12 to 5pm - April 12 - May 11, 2014

353 Van Brunt Street, (RED HOOK) Brooklyn, New York 11231


MEET THE ARTISTS RECEPTION:
Saturday, APRIL 12, 6-8pm (open to the public)
The 100 Works on Paper exhibition is open to the public

BENEFIT:
Saturday, MAY 17, 6pm (ticket holders only)
TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW (tickets are limited)
PURCHASE ONE TICKET for $200 ($250 couple)
GO HOME WITH ONE NEW WORK OF ART

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AFFORDABLE ART FAIR NYC 2014

Participating in New York's Affordable Art Fair April 2 - 6, 2014

Please come and visit us at New York City's 2014 Affordable Art Fair . I will be showing with Arco Gallery in Booth 1.57 at The Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 W. 18th Street (between 5th & 6th Avenues).

Times, tickets & location

Hours
Wednesday, April 2
Private View 7pm – 10pm
Thursday, April 3 11am – 8pm
AAF After Dark 8pm – 10pm
Friday, April 4 11am – 8pm*
Saturday, April 5 11am – 8pm
Sunday, April 6 11am – 6pm

*Free Admission Hours: Friday, April 4, 6pm-8pm ONLY

Tickets
General Admission Online $15/day
At the door $20/day
Students/Seniors At the door $10/day*
*Valid ID required

Children Under 12 Free

Private View
Online $65 per person / $125 for two
At the door $75 per person

AAF After Dark
Online or at the door $30 per person

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GREEN SCHOOL ALLIANCE ENVIRONMENTAL ART EXHIBITION

GSA Conference: Lycee Francais de New York.
April 20, 2013: 9:30am - 3:30 pm
The Lycee Francais de New York
505 East 75th Street, NYC

Keynote Speaker: Maya Lin presenting "What is Missing"

I will be the curator and a contributing artist for this exhibition.

The exhibiting artists produce work (video, sculpture and painting) directly relating to environmental issues; for many, nature is the subject or starting point. Some weave environmental or natural elements into their work, others use recycled materials. Click on the underlined names below to preview their websites.
Anna Schuleit
Dana Levy
Nuala Clark
Sam Clayton
Beth Dary
Francisco Donoso
Kate Temple
Katia Santibañez
Ellie Irons
Jeanne Greco
Tessa Grundon
Asuka Hishiki
Dulce Nascimento
Sky Pape
Naomi Reis
Linda Stillman

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3RD WARD EXHIBITION

Wednesday March 27th 2013
7-9pm
Panel Discussion Introduction to the New York Art World
New York is an international hub for the most exciting art and artists. But how to break in? On Wednesday March 27, we're opening our Introduction to New York's Art World Class to the public with an eye-opening panel discussion.

Learn from a diverse panel of art world professionals as they shed light on how to begin and sustain a career in the New York art world of the 21st century. Moderated by class instructor Krista Saunders, the panel will consist of informal conversation with the panelists : Marco Antonini, Director of NURTUREart, Asya Geisberg, owner of Asya Geisberg Gallery, Lydia Kutko, Founder of Lydia Barry Kutko Art Advisory and Artist Lyn-Kee-Chow.

Plus, this time around, the panel will be held in conjunction with a one-night-only exhibition of work by artists who have taken the course! Including Christian Grattan, Tessa Grundon, Gustavo Rizerio, Carlo Sampietro and Leticia Sampedro.

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WAVE HILL WINTER WORKSPACE OPEN STUDIOS

WAVE HILL WINTER WORKSPACE OPEN STUDIOS March 24th, 2013
Noon - 3pm
Please come by and visit the Open Studios for the Winter Workspace Artists at Wave Hill.

Jennifer McGregor, Wave Hill Senior Curator invites you to attend:

Winter Workspace Private Studio Visit
Sunday, March 24 Noon - 1:30PM
Studios will be open until 3PM

Meet the Artists
Firelei Báez
Onyedika Chuke
Francisco Donoso
Tessa Grundon
Lina Puerta
Naomi Reis

Winter Workspace provides studio space for artists in Glyndor Gallery during January, February and March. Artists develop new work or continue ongoing projects using Wave Hill's exceptional gardens, greenhouses and woodlands as a source of creative inspiration.

SUPPORT FOR THE WINTER WORKSPACE PROGRAM IS PROVIDED BY the New York Community Trust and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Additional support for the Visual Arts Program is provided by Anonymous, the Lily Auchincloss Foundation, Inc. and the Milton & Sally Avery Arts Foundation. Sustaining support for Wave Hill is provided by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.

A 28-acre public garden and cultural center overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades, Wave Hill's mission is to celebrate the artistry and legacy of its gardens and landscapes, to preserve its magnificent views, and to explore human connections to the natural world through programs in horticulture, education and the arts.



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BRONX ART EXCHANGE - ARMORY WEEK

March 6-8 2013
I will be one of Wave Hill's represented artists at Bronx Art Exchange for Armory Week at the Andrew Freeman House.
Wave Hill in Bronx Arts | Cultural Express II on the Grand Concourse.
Stop by the Bronx Happy Hour from 5-8 on Thurs. March 7.
Subway, from midtown Manhattan: take uptown D/B train. Exit on 167th Street and Grand Concourse. Andrew Freedman Home is located diagonally on Grand Concourse between 166th and McClellan Streets. (718) 293-8100
From Wave Hill we usually take Metro-North to Yankee Stadium, then it’s a 15 min. walk.

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WAVE HILL WINTER WORKSPACE PUBLIC WORKSHOPS

Wave Hill's Winter Workspace Program

Public Workshops
SESSION 2
Artist: Tessa Grundon
Portrait of a Landscape: Painting with Natural Materials
The artist will demonstrate how she creates images of the environment using natural materials such as mud and beeswax sourced from the site. Using these techniques, participants will make their own drawings of the local landscape.
Tuesday, February 26, 1-4PM & Tuesday, March 19, 1-4PM

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WAVE HILL WINTER RESIDENCY 2013

*I am delighted to announce that I have been selected as an Artist In Residence at Wave Hill in the Bronx as part of their WINTER WORKSPACE PROGRAM. I will be working with materials found in and around the property through February and March.*

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"COURTYARD STUDIOS" RESIDENCY

Summer Residency 2012
"The Sheds"
Stanton St. Bernard, Wiltshire
UK