Tyler Vouros portrait
Nationality American
Born b. 1984

Tyler Vouros

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Tyler Vouros creates hyperrealist naturalistic imagery, using charcoal as his medium for drawing and painting. He earned his MFA from the New York Academy of Art, before returning home to the Pioneer Valley. His work has been in exhibited at venues including: the Richard J. Demato Gallery, The Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Sotheby’s, Flowers Gallery, Neue Leipziger Messe, Rockport Center for the Arts, Collier West Gallery, Pier Sixty Chelsea, Art Miami and Art Southampton. Other accomplishments include a residency grant in Leipzig, Germany from the NYAA and Villore Foundation, a sponsorship grant from MASS MoCA and a residency at the Rockport Center for the Arts in Rockport, TX. Vouros has also completed several special projects and commissions, including a collaboration with Grupo Cortefiel and artwork for French fashion house CHANEL.

Lot number
#42
Artwork
Artwork: Argus (Barred Owl)
Artist:
Tyler Vouros
Title and Year:
Argus (Barred Owl) | 2020
Estimate:
$2600-3200 
Auction Status

Starts Apr 24

  • SOLO EXHIBITIONS
    2019
    Tenebroso
    Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport, Texas

    2018
    nun isilme
    Arno Maris Gallery, Westfield, Massachusetts

    2017
    Night Vision
    Collier West Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

    2015
    AFTER-LIFE
    SEEN Gallery, Pawtucket, Rhode Island

    2014
    A Memory of Light
    Paper City Studios, Holyoke, Massachusetts

    2013
    Field of Decay
    Westfield State University Downtown Gallery,  Westfield, Massachusetts

    Cortefiel Back in Town Collaboration
    Artwork for Boutiques, Holyoke, Massachusetts

    GROUP EXHIBITIONS
    2019
    Birds in Art 2019
    The Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, Wisconsin

    Rockport Art Festival
    Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport, Texas

    2018
    Birds in Art 2018
    The Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, Wisconsin

    Faculty Exhibitions
    CCRI, Lincoln, Rhode Island

    2017
    TAKE HOME A NUDE 2017, Honoring John Alexander
    Sotheby’s, New York, New York

    Faculty Exhibition, Franklin Pierce University
    Thoreau Art Gallery, Rindge, New Hampshire

    11th Annual SUMMER EXHIBITION, curated by Matthew Flowers, Andrew Russeth, & Joyce Varvatos
    Flowers Gallery, New York, New York

    Book Ends
    Herter Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts

    2016
    Picturing the Unprintable
    Flux Factory, Long Island City, New York

    TAKE HOME A NUDE 2016, Honoring Jane Holzer
    Sotheby’s, New York, New York

    10TH Annual SUMMER EXHIBITION, curated by Matthew Flowers, Ken Johnson, & Helen Toomer
    Flowers Gallery, New York, New York

    PCS80 Summer Exhibition
    Paper City Studios Gallery, Holyoke, Massachusetts

    Moveable Feast
    CW Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

    2015
    Small Works Show
    Collier West, Brooklyn, New York

    TAKE HOME A NUDE 2015, Honoring Tom Wolfe & Jerry Saltz
    Sotheby’s, New York, New York

    New Works
    Collier West, Brooklyn, New York

    Let’s Get Weird Together, curated by Josh Gale & Cory Dixon
    Pop-up show with special guest Bob Colacello, Brooklyn, New York

    8th Annual SUMMER EXHIBITION, Juried Exhibition
    Flowers Gallery, New York, New York

    The Book Show
    Taber Art Gallery, Holyoke, Massachusetts

    Our First Show
    SEEN Gallery, Pawtucket, Rhode Island

    2014
    VISION
    The Yai Gala, New York, New York
    PIER SIXTY, Chelsea, New York

    Lucid Visions
    Panepinto Galleries, Jersey City, New Jersey

    TAKE HOME A NUDE
    Sotheby’s, New York, New York

    Making Abstract Art, exhibition preview in conjunction with Dean Nimmer’s book release
    Gateway City Arts Gallery, Holyoke, Massachusetts

    8TH Annual SUMMER EXHIBITION,
    Juried Exhibition
    Flowers Gallery, New York, New York

    Transformation is Timeless
    Arno Maris Gallery, Westfield, Massachusetts

    Tribeca Ball
    2nd annual pop-up exhibition, New York, New York

    2013
    TAKE HOME A NUDE, Honoring Walton Ford
    Sotheby’s, New York, New York

    Faculty Exhibition
    Greenfield Community College South Gallery, Greenfield, Massachusetts

    Art Southhampton, curated by Eric Fischl
    NYAA Alumni, Southhampton, New York

    Summer Exhibition, juried show
    Allegra LaViola Gallery, New York, New York

    Inside—Out
    PCS80 Gallery, Holyoke, Massachusetts

    Tribeca Ball
    Pop-up Exhibitions,  New York, New York

    Chanel Fine Art for Boutiques
    Chanel, New York, New York
    Single Fare 3
    RH Gallery, New York, New York

    Trace
    Neue Leipziger Messe, Leipzig, Germany

     2012
    Hidden in Plain View
    Paper City Studios Gallery, Holyoke, Massachusetts

    The Drawing Room
    Nikki Milavec Gallery, New York, New York

    Line, A Drawing Show, curated by Dina Brodsky, Karl Koett & Tun Myaing
    the cell, A Twenty First Century Salon, New York, New York

    An Exhibition by Tyler Vouros and Josh Gale
    GCC South Gallery, Greenfield, Massachusetts

    The Ones
    Wilkinson Galleries, New York, New York

    2011
    Seeing in Black and White
    Richard J. Demato Gallery, Sag Harbor, New York

    Self Portrait as Monster Truck II
    Kleio Projects, New York, New York

    Art Hamptons
    Richard J. Demato Gallery, Bridgehampton, New York

    Uncharted
    Wilkinson Gallery, New York, New York

    A Meeting of Minds
    New York Academy of Art, New York, New York

    From the Barn to the Apple
    Herter Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts

    Single Fare 2
    Sloan Fine Art, New York, New York

    MFA Exhibtion
    College Art Association NY Area, New York, New York

    Self Portrait as Monster Truck
    New York Academy of Art, New York, New York

    2010
    Leipzig Residents at NYAA
    New York Academy of Art, New York, New York

    Untitled
    Sommerausstellung im LIA, Leipzig, Germany

    Self Portrait Show
    New York Academy of Art, New York, New York

    Sketchbook Show
    New York Academy of Art, New York, New York

    2009
    The Boston Biennial, juried exhibition
    Atlantic Works Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

    Untitled
    Marriott Center Gallery,
    Amherst, Massachusetts

    Cornucopia
    Herter Art Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts

    The Carnival Show
    GCC South Gallery, Greenfield, Massachusetts

     

  • 2011
    New York Academy of Art, New York, New York
    MFA

    2009
    University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts
    BFA

    2007
    Greenfield Community College, Greenfield, Massachusetts
    AFA, Continuing Education

  • CHANEL, Art of Boutiques, New York, New York

    Leipzig International Art Foundation, Leipzig, Germany

  • 2019
    Recipient, Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport, Texas

    2017
    Recipient, Mass MoCA Assets for Artists Grant, North Adams, Massachusetts

    Meritorious Performance Award, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts

    2016
    Meritorious Performance Award, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts

    Financial Award Offered, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont

    Teaching Award, University of Massachusetts-College of Humanities & Fine Arts, Amherst, Massachusetts

    2015
    Financial Award Offered, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont

    Nomination, UMass Distinguished Faculty Award Nomination in Teaching, Amherst, Massachusetts

    2014
    Teaching Award, University of Massachusetts-College of Humanities & Fine Arts, Amherst, Massachusetts

    Best in Show Award for “Great Grey Owl Drawing”, Arno Maris Gallery, Westfield, Massachusetts

    2011
    Residency, Leipzig International Artist Residency, Leipzig, Germany

    2010
    Residency, New York Academy of Art International Residency Scholarship, New York, New York

    Recipient, of 500 Series Charcoal Pads Artwork, Strathmore Paper, Princeton, New Jersey

    Recipient, Merit Scholarship, New York Academy of Art, New York, New York

    Winner, Best in Show Award for Painting, The Boston Biennial, Boston, Massachusetts

    2009
    Recipient, Merit Scholarship, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts

    Winner, Transfer Award in Painting, Greenfield Community College, Greenfield, Massachusetts