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Ron rocco

Photographer + Sculptor
Male
Born 1953
Age 63

Ron Rocco Born: Ft. Hood, Texas Ron Rocco is an American artist living and working in New York City and Berlin, Germany. His work entails performance, mixed media installations and sculptural constructions employing a mix of found objects and prepared elements. Fields of interest: Installation art, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Performance, Video sculpture, Video Art… Read More

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  • Photos: Madonna Shares A Selfie With Son Rocco
    ABC News - Dec 25, 2015
  • Fundraiser For New City Gazebo On Tap Tonawanda News
    Google News - Jul 28, 2011
  • Art Review; Ahab's Wife, Ignored In 'moby Dick,' Tries Again
    NYTimes - Aug 28, 1998
  • Bright Lights Mark The '65 Blackout
    NYTimes - Nov 07, 1985

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CHILDHOOD

1953 Birth Born in 1953.

TWENTIES

1979 26 Years Old Resident in New York 1979-1989 on the Lower East Side and later in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Rocco’s sculptural work focused on New York Real Estate as a defining force in the life experiences of artists. … Read More

THIRTIES

1990 37 Years Old The Horizon is Nothing More than the Limit of Our Sight, Mr. Rocco’s 1990 installation for the Brooklyn Museum of Art in New York, in addressing the natural and man-made worlds used the horizon to defined a perceptual boundary. … Read More

FORTIES

1993 40 Years Old Private Parts, the product of his residency at Kunst & Complex in 1993, focused on self-examination, an examination defined as transcending the individual. … Read More

FIFTIES

2008 55 Years Old 2008 IPCNY /International Print Center, New York, N.Y. ArtForum 2008 Berlin, Germany 2007 Supermarkt 2., Berlin, Germany 2006 Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, N.J. Künst & Complex, Rotterdam, Netherlands Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, Cazanovia, N.Y. 2004 Scope /New York Galerie Völcker & Freunde, New York, N.Y. Scope /Miami Galerie Völcker & Freunde, Miami, Florida Rockland Center for the Arts, Nyack, N.Y. 2001 Collaborative Concepts, Beacon, N.Y. Hudson Guild, New York, N.Y. 2000 Islip Art Museum/Anthony Giordano Gallery, Islip, N.Y. Galerie Völcker & Freunde, Berlin, Germany 1999 Campo & Campo, Antwerp, Belgium Galerie Völcker & Freunde, Berlin, Germany 1998 Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, N.Y. 1997 Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, N.Y. Herbert and Vera List Center at M.I.T. Cambridge, MA. 1996 Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, N.Y. Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, N.Y. Sylvia White Gallery, New York, N.Y. 1995 ISEA95, Montreal, Quebec, Canada 1992 Galerie Schoen+Nalepa, Berlin, Germany 1991 Fundaçao Demócrito Rocha, Fortalesca, Brazil 1990 Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, N.Y. Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, N.Y. 1989 University Art Gallery, SUNY at Albany, N.Y. 1987 Brooklyn Art and Cultural Assoc., Brooklyn, N.Y. Morris Museum, Morristown, N.J. P.S.1 -MOMA/Institute for Art and Urban Resources, New York, N.Y. Banff Center, Alberta, Canada 1986 CAD/CAM International Exhibition of Computer Artforms, Kortijk, Belgium Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York, N.Y. 1985 Asia Society, New York, N.Y. Video Image Invitational, Foundation Georgio Ronchi, Capri, Italy Bronx Museum of Art, Bronx, N.Y. 1983 United Nations, New York, N.Y. 1981 Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, N.Y. Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Ithaca, N.Y. 1980 Gallery Danielli, Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1979 The Showing Room, New York, N.Y. IV Biennale Internazionale Dantesca, Ravenna, Italy 1978 Middendorf /Lane Gallery, Washington, D.C. Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, N.Y. 1975 Roy R. Neuberger Museum, Purchase, N.Y.
2010 57 Years Old The installation Shake Up! from his 2010 New York exhibition at Dam Stuhltrager Gallery, curated by Lynn del Sol is an artwork addressing issues of environmental degradation and the reality of Global Warming. … Read More
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