Eric Conrad

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  • Assistant Professor

Contact Info

Chalmers Hall
1467 Jayhawk Blvd
Lawrence, KS 66045


Born in Toronto, Ontario, Eric Conrad completed a BA in Mathematics and Fine Art from Kalamazoo College in Michigan and studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and the Rhode Island School of Design were he received an MFA in Painting/Printmaking in 2000.  He has shown his sculptures, drawings and installations nationally and internationally, including exhibitions in Chile, New York, Colorado, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Florida, Oregon, Illinois, Iowa, California, Hungary, Poland, and New Zealand.  He has received a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, and a number of artist residencies including the Fine Arts Work Center in Massachusetts, the Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Anderson Ranch, ISLA (Chile) and Frans Masereel Centrum (Belgium). He created a solo public art exhibition at the Miami-Dade International Airport and was recently invited to create a large public installation as part of the SACO 1.0 Contemporary Art Biennale in Antofagasta, Chile. Eric is lives and works in Kansas.