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Zoey Frank

Artist Statement

"Recently I’ve been using scenes from everyday life and mundane objects to investigate the formal aspects of painting. Questions of time, pictorial space, the interaction of color, and the arrangement of multiple figures in composition lead me from one painting to the next."


Zoey Frank (b. 1987, Boulder, CO) received her MFA in painting from Laguna College of Art and Design after studying for four years with Juliette Aristides at Gage Academy of Art. She has received numerous honors and awards, including three Elizabeth Greenshields grants, the Avigdor Arikha Memorial International Residency Scholarship, the Artist’s Magazine All Media Competition Grand Prize, the Hudson River Fellowship, and scholarships from the Albert K. Murray Foundation, the Stacey Foundation, and the Art Renewal Center. Her work has been featured in publications such as Fine Art Connoisseur, American Art Collector, International Artist Magazine, Artist’s Magazine, and Southwest Art. Frank has exhibited in galleries across the United States, England, and The Netherlands. She lives and works in Fort Collins, CO. Zoey is one of the prestigious jurors for The Bennett Prize 3.0.