lincoln penn hancock
born 1976, Raleigh, NC
lives and works in Raleigh
M.G.D., North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, 2010. (Master of Graphic Design; M.F.A. equivalent terminal degree; NASAD accredited.) Thesis entitled: Material Listening: Materiality and Embodied Interaction in the Digital Music Encounter.
B.A., Philosophy; Minor in Art, Guilford College, Greensboro, NC, 1998. Graduated with High Honors (Summa Cum Laude).
Recipient: 2013 Regional Artist Project Grant, United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County.
Regional Emerging Artist-in-Residence, Artspace, Raleigh, NC. Jan.-July 2012.
Grant Recipient: Into the Streets, Community art proposal funded by Town of Chapel Hill.
Invited Guest Blogger, Art:21 Blog, a project of PBS‘ Art:21 — Art in the 21st Century.
Second Place, For The Love of Art (VAE Gala), Raleigh, NC. February, 2009. Juried by Larry Wheeler, Peter Nisbet, and Jay Gates.
Best In Show, Abstractations, Raleigh City Museum, Raleigh, NC. October, 2009. Juried by Sarah Powers.
High Honors and Departmental Honors in Philosophy, Guilford College. Distinction earned through completion of thesis exploring ethical propositions in Sartre’s early philosophy. Thesis titled Being, Nothingness, and the Morality of Bad Faith.
Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics, Honorable Mention, 1998. National essay contest for college seniors.
C. Thomas Powell Award for Excellence in Philosophy, Guilford College, 1998.
Dean’s Award for Scholarly/Critical Writing in the Humanities, Guilford College, 1998.
selected exhibition history
SOLO & TWO-PERSON:
Everything That Wants to Say Yes. Artspace, Raleigh, NC. Sept. 2012.
Recent Works by Lincoln Penn Hancock and Luke Miller Buchanan. Betty Ray McCain Gallery, Progress Energy Performing Arts Center, Raleigh, NC. Nov. 2011 – Feb. 2012.
This Wild Desire. Morning Times, Raleigh, NC. Sept. 2011.
Four Winds at the Four Winds Bar. With Luke Miller Buchanan. LabourLove Gallery, Golden Belt, Durham, NC. Dec. 2010.
A Bird, Not a Feather. Paintings and doubles. 311 W. Martin, Raleigh, NC. May 2009.
On the Corner. Abstract paintings. 311 W. Martin, Raleigh, NC. May 2009.
Exploded Hipster. Installation, CAM: Contemporary Art Museum, Raleigh, NC. Sept. 6–8, 2012. In association with the Hopscotch Music Festival.
Word Up: The Intersection of Text and Image. North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC. July 2012 – Jan. 2013. Curated by Jennifer Dasal.
Fright Night at the Museum. Video design and projections. Contemporary Art Museum (CAM), Raleigh, NC. Oct. 2011
Dream Acts. Collaborative community art project with Neill Prewitt and Eleanor Blake. Exhibition at 523 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC. June 2011. (Funded by grant from the Town of Chapel Hill.)
Exchange Gallery featured artist. Visual Art Exchange, Raleigh, NC. Dec. 2010.
Snapshots. LabourLove Gallery, Durham, NC. Nov. 2010.
Spectator Sport. Multichannel interactive video installation w/ Neill Prewitt. SparkCON, Raleigh, NC. Sept. 17-18, 2010.
Radios Appear. Video installation w/ Miles Holst. Block2, Raleigh, NC. Aug. 5–Sept. 20, 2010.
HIGHLIFE. Multichannel video installation w/ Neill Prewitt and Ellie Blake. Artspace, Raleigh, NC. June 4, 2010.
Minus Sound Research 4. Wootini, Carrboro, NC. October, 2009.
Yuxtapongo MegaJuxx MegaMixx 2. artSPARK Experimental Video Lounge, Raleigh, NC. Part of SPARKcon 2009. September 18-20, 2009.
Luminescence. Video and sculptural installation. Block Gallery, Raleigh, NC. August 16-September 21, 2009.
58th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Durham Art Guild, Suntrust Gallery, Durham, NC. October, 2012.
55th National Juried Art Show. Maria V. Howard Arts Center, Rocky Mount, NC. September, 2012.
Art of the Auction. NC Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC. March, 2012.
(Juried by Trevor Schoonmaker, Curator of Contemporary Art, Nasher Museum of Art, Duke University, and Elysia Borowy-Reeder, Executive Director, Contemporary Art Museum, Raleigh, NC.)
Contemporary South. Visual Art Exchange, Raleigh, NC. January, 2012.
(Juried by Xandra Eden, Curator of Exhibitions, Weatherspoon Museum of Art, Greensboro, NC.)
Art of the Auction. NC Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC. March, 2011. (Juried by Dr. Charlotte V. Wainwright AIA, Director Emeritus, Gregg Museum of Art and Design; Patrick FitzGerald, M.F.A., Associate Professor, N.C. State University College of Design; Kelly Flanders McChesney, Director, Flanders Gallery.)
Portraits of Raleigh 2. Raleigh City Museum, Raleigh, NC. August, 2010.
Draw The Line. Visual Art Exchange, Raleigh, NC. March, 2009.
For The Love of Art. Visual Art Exchange 26th Annual Art Auction and Gala, Raleigh, NC. February, 2009.
Abstractations. Raleigh City Museum, Raleigh, NC. October, 2009. (Juried by Sarah Powers.)
artSPARK Gallery. 230 Fayetteville St., Raleigh, NC. SPARKcon. September 18-20, 2009.