Cole Caswell


PRESS:
Deserted American Dreaming, Alternative Realities, Maine Magazine, 2016. 
The Source, CMCA Biennial, Portland Press Herald, 2016.
The Source, CMCA Biennial, Maine Home and Design, 2016.
Peripheral Subsistence, Escape Routes, Sheboygan Press, Sheboygan, WI, 2016.
Peripheral Subsistence, CMCA Biennial, Art NewEngland, 2014.
"Caswell’s tintypes point to a resurgence of historic processes seen in Maine and elsewhere. With Transient Salesman, he affords us a vicarious look at
the bohemian counterculture of hipsterism that exists with effortless cool on the margins of Americana."

Peripheral Subsistence, CMCA Biennial, Press Herald, 2014.
Peripheral Subsistence, BRINKv1, Boston Globe, 2014.
Flash Forward Festival, Big Red and Shiny, 2013.
Formal; Evidence, Portland Press Herald, 2011.
Geographic Observatory, Art and Other Important Things, 2010.
Patches Within Proxcility, Portland Pheniox, 2010.
Aggregate, Portland Pheniox, 2009.
Aggregate, Maine Suday Tellegram, 2009.


BIO:
Cole Caswell researches the remnants and patterns in our landscape that reflect contemporary strategies of survival. Through strata of observation,
technology, subjectivity, and his surroundings, Caswell investigates geography and its impact on our perceived ability to survive. He uses traditional,
historic and digital photographic media—including tintypes, environmental data sets, and augmented sampling procedures—to investigate our present
condition. Cole received an interdisciplinary M.F.A. from the Maine College of Art, and has been working, living and traveling throughout the county in a
nomadic format. At the present he is exploring ones ability to subsist within our contemporary environment, while furthering his inquirers into emergent
and experimental photographic processes, perspectives, and applications. His studio is located on Peaks Island off the coast of Maine.

CV:

EDUCATION

MFA, Photography, Maine College of Art, Portland, Maine, 2008.
BFA, Photography / Art History, Art Institute of Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, 2005.
Associates of Arts, Photography, Rockport College, Rockport, Maine, 2003.


EXHIBITIONS

2009
The Baie Sainte-Marie Artist and Family Residency at the Jenny Family Compound in New Edinburgh, Nova Scotia

2008
Albert K. Murray Fellowship, Albert K. Murray Fine Arts Fund.

2007
Albert K. Murray Fellowship, Albert K. Murray Fine Arts Fund.

2006
Maine College of Art Restricted Scholarship.

2005
Art Institute of Boston Merit Scholarship Award.
Rockport College Portfolio Merit Award.





 
                                                           
                                                           




  

 

    



COLE  CASWELL

CURRENT PROJECTS


Deserted American Dreaming /

 

 

STUDIO

Mobile Studio /

Commissions /

 

 

BLOGS