John Taylor Wagner
B. 1985 in Maitland, Florida USA, currently lives and works in Los Angeles, CA
Upcoming Summer 2024, Foothills Art Center. Golden, Colorado
"New Kid In Town" Studio One Eleven. Santa Barbara, CA
Edward Hopper House Museum - Nyack, NY --Upcoming Dec 1 - 30
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery - Barnsdall Park, Los Angeles, CA --Upcoming Dec 9 - March 16, 2024
Bankside Gallery: Rising Artists, London
Shortlisted Artist for Jackson's Painting Prize
LAA National Fine Art Show, Guest Juror: Eriq Hochuli, Curator at Foothills Art Center Golden, Colorado
Awards: "Best in Show" ('Young Love') and "Artistic Achievement" ('The Diver').
Visual Arts Alliance 37th Annual Juried Exhibition, Guest Juror: Dr. Harry Cooper, Senior Curator & Head of Modern Art at The National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
London Paint Club Emerging Artists Group exhibition: Together Through Painting.
Residencies and Programs
W.A.R.P. Artist Residency by Wonzimer Gallery, Los Angeles CA.
Quarantine: Art Intensive. Menorca, Spain. Artist Mentors: Emilio Villalba, Nicolas Uribe, Henrik Aa. Uldalen, Vincent Desiderio.
Divide Magazine, Issue: 04, Summer 2022. Interviewed by Ziquita Riberdy, Editor and Curator.
2016 - 2023
School founder + Instructor: Fundamentals of Drawing, Drawing ii, Fundamentals of Oil Painting
Boulder Art School, Boulder, Colorado, USA.
2006 - 2010
Undergraduate: University of Montana, Missoula. Anthropology, Archaeology
2015 - 2016
Boulder School of Fine Art. Classical Realism Drawing