Critical Dialogues: James Hyde
Abstract painter James Hyde was born in Philadelphia, and moved to New York City at eighteen years of age to pursue a career as an artist. He currently lives and works in Brooklyn. His work ranges from paintings on photographic prints to large-scale installations, photography, and abstract furniture design. Hyde is the recipient of numerous grants including a Pollock-Krasner Grant, a Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship, a Joan Mitchell Foundation Fellowship and a New York State CAPS Grant. He has lectured as a visiting professor at Yale University, Brooklyn College, the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Bard College, and Cooper Union. He is represented by galleries in Paris, and Zurich and Copenhagen—and in New York by Sean Horton Gallery.