BRIAN R. JOBE: HYPOSTYLE LOW TIDE
Tipton Gallery (ETSU) / 126 Spring St., Johnson City, TN September 2, 2016 - September 22, 2016
Brian R. Jobe
This solo exhibition featuring Brian R. Jobe includes the installation Hypostyle Low Tide as well as photography of recent site-specific projects.
Brian Russell Jobe (b. 1981) is an American artist working in sculpture, installation, and public art. His solo exhibitions/ projects have been on view at venues such as Mixed Greens Gallery (New York, NY), Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum (San Antonio, TX), the University of Wyoming (Laramie, WY), the University of Tennessee College of Architecture + Design (Knoxville, TN), and the McNay Art Museum (San Antonio, TX). Born in Houston, Texas and raised in Memphis, Tennessee, Jobe received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Tennessee in 2004 and Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Texas at San Antonio in 2006. After living in Brooklyn, NY for a time, he relocated with his wife, painter Carri Jobe, to Tennessee. In 2015, Brian and Carri Jobe founded LOCATE Arts, an organization that connects and promotes contemporary visual art in Tennessee through a curated web resource (and new initiatives on the horizon).
Image Info: Quarry Standard Time, 2016, wood, paint, marble, 67" x 96" x 96"