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Jeff Williams lives and works in Austin and Brooklyn, NY. Recent solo and two-person exhibitions include Bending Moment at Jack Hanley Gallery, New York, New / Used / Wet / Broken, 1708 Gallery in Richmond, VA and Microwave Mint at Helper in Brooklyn, as well as For an Abstraction: Christopher Culver & Jeff Williams at Co-Lab in Austin, 11 week interval, at The Contemporary Austin in Austin, Texas and 9 week interval at Spaces in Cleveland. Recently, the artist participated in Troy Brauntuch, Andy Coolquitt, Jeff Williams at Lora Reynolds Gallery in Austin, House, What is Your Crime? at the Knockdown Center in New York,How The Light Gets In at The Glassell School at The Museum of Fine Arts Houston, October 18, 1977 at Klemens Gasser & Tanja Grunert, Inc. and Weird Science at Jack Hanley Gallery in New York.
Williams studied at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, MI before receiving his BFA from Columbus College of Art and Design in 1998 and his MFA from Syracuse University in 2002. Williams has exhibited across America and internationally, and in 2012 he received the Texas Prize from The Contemporary Austin. Williams has received numerous accolades and residencies, most notably from the Headlands Center for the Arts in Sausalito, California, Artpace in San Antonio, Galería Perdida, in Michoacán, Mexico and the Core Program through the Museum of Fine Art Houston, Texas. The artist received fellowships from the Socrates Sculpture Park in New York and the American Academy in Rome through The Leonore Annenberg Foundation.