ANDREW C. KROMELOW
214 West 30th St. 3rd Floor New York, NY 10001
Phone: (646) 306-9297
Columbia University: Adjunct Assistant Professor New York, NY 2008/ 2001 - 04
Introduction to Sculpture; Sculpture 1, 2, & 3; Group Critique;
Grad Critique; Independent study
Visiting Lecturer 2003
Drawing – Senior Studio
Borough of Manhattan Community College: Adjunct Assistant Professor New York, NY 2004 - 06
Introduction to Sculpture
Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art: Instructor Ridgefield, CT 1997
Diorama and Collage
University of California, Los Angeles: Teaching Assistant Los Angeles, CA 1991 — 94 Sculpture
New York Theatre Ballet: Head Scenic Painter New York, NY 2004 - present
School of Visual Arts New York, NY
Guest Critic 1999
Nancy Rubins Los Angeles, CA
Artist Assistant 1992-1995
Richard Jackson Pasadena, CA
Artist Assistant 1988 - 1994
Burnett Miller Gallery Los Angeles, CA
Director of Installation 1990-1993
Frank O. Gehry and Associates Los Angeles, CA
Studio Engineer 1989 – 1990
Norah Jones Brownstone Brooklyn, New York
Design/Project Manager 2008-2010
First renovation and environmental retrofit of a 160-year old brownstone in New York City.
Project required the integration of historical design styles and materials with cutting edge green building practices.
2005 Free Wheelin Free Will On the Level Casey Case Casino of the Universal Mind
Park Avenue Studios Bronx, NY
A traveling healing-spiritual-center of nutrition and dream interpretation.
Its design and interactivity are based on the writings of the clairvoyant Edgar Cayce and the warp of the universe that weaves us into one people
2001 Little Red Theatre
Chashama New York, NY
A self-contained red-raked fantastical portable pictorial-proscenium theatre in which well-dressed taxidermied animals watch you watch a play about them.
Little Red Cinema
Bochynek Gallery Dusseldorf, Germany
The movie-version of Kromelow's Seagull runs ensconced between digital mosaics of the characters peacefully preserved in period attire.
1999 Poor Boy Country Club
Luhring Augustine Gallery New York, NY
A pop-up fold-out traveling log-cabin distillery where you can sit and read one of over 3000 National Geographic magazines while drinking "Andy's Candy" the 170-artist's-proof elixir cure-all.
2007 High Line Show, curated by Tom Sachs New York, NY
2004 Serienmörder, Bochynek Gallery Dusseldorf, Germany
2003 Salon de Bronx, Storage Space Gallery Bronx, NY
2002 Mondo Came II, LeRoy Nieman Gallery New York, NY
2001 Columbia University Faculty Art Show, LeRoy Nieman Gallery New York, NY
2000 Halcyon Days, Metro-tech Center Brooklyn, NY
2000 Neues Talent, Bochynek Gallery Dusseldorf, Germany
1995 Luciano Perna's Occupato, Jeff Sanders Fine Art Santa Monica, CA
1994 MFA Exhibition Wight Gallery Los Angeles, CA
1992 UCLA Graduate Student Review Show Warner Studios Los Angeles, CA
1991 UCLA Graduate Student Review Show Warner Studios Los Angeles, CA
2002 I like Tillie, Tillie likes Me
National Arts Club, New York, NY
Re-creation of Joseph Beuys And His Coyote with Tillamook Cheddar
1999 Edibles n' Enemas
Danish Pavilion Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
In conjunction with Jason Rhoades and Peter Bonde's Snowball, Willow Springs, CA.
An oasis in the desert, a good-health station providing 2 meals/ day for 40 people for 7 days.
1996 Europa-Roma 2000
P&L Studios El Segundo, CA
A health-club for artists, created by Andrew Kromelow and Jason Rhoades
1994 Caves de André
Cotes de Nuit Dijon, France
50th Anniversary reverse-reenactment of D-Day. Using the Germans and the French, I, as an American, was able to bottle my edition of wine and take it home with me.
Temporary-Contemporary Zionist Homeland
UCLA Graduate Student Studios Los Angeles, CA
Rabbi Pap Schmearson welcomed you to his trailer/homeland to purchase fake ids, Swiss and Israeli passports, shalom-soap-on-a-rope, and bumper-stickers.
1993 Viva Venizia!
Gondola Performance Venice, Italy
Discouraging the ugly American myth I had a custom-suit made and attempted to help save Venice while encouraging other tourists to do the same. I hired a gondola to drive me to the badly-decaying parts of the reefs and attached marine-grade flotation devices emblazoned with my painted self-portrait to the eroding foundations.
1993 Aggressive Person's Alphabet Coloring Book San Francisco, CA
University of California Los Angeles, CA
MFA Sculpture 1994
Bennington College Bennington, VT
BA Theatrical Design 1989
Honors and Awards
2002 Art in America -11th best Public Art Piece in the US
2001 Public Art Fund Commission, New York City
1994 California Arts Council
Set Designer and Builder
References available upon request.