The White Columns Curated Artist Registry is an online catalog of digital images documenting the work of artists who are not affiliated with a commercial gallery in New York City. Each submission is reviewed by our curatorial staff; in order to be considered for the registry, one must submit work digitally via this website.
Paul Rouphail is a painter who fuses architectural history, American vernacular, and turns of phrase. His paintings examine slippages in textual translation where particular colloquialisms merge with everyday environments. He earned is MFA in painting from the Rhode Island School of Design, and his BFA from Carnegie Mellon University. His works have been exhibited at Nancy Margolis Gallery in New York, Microscope Gallery in Brooklyn, The Miller Gallery at Carnegie Mellon University and The Chautauqua Institution, among others. Rouphail’s work has been reviewed online and in print, including in New American Paintings (Issue 122), The Chautauqua Daily (Howard Halle), and Gestalten Press’ anthology, Imagine Architecture (Lukas Feireiss and Robert Klanten). In 2016 he was awarded the AICAD Teaching Fellowship at MICA.