Cassidy Toner

Sculpture for Marie (that Marie can’t see because she’s nearsighted and doesn’t wear her glasses), motion sensor, fabric, stuffing, plastic bag, robotic armature, tape, dimensions variable (2018)

 

 

Dust bunnies have been used as an analogy for the accretion of cosmic matter in planetoids, according to a Wiki page… These works continue to collect the debris on the floor as they autonomously roll around- potentially doubling in size.

 

Cassidy Q. Toner / cassidytoner.com
b. 1992 Baltimore, Maryland USA

Education

2018 FHNW lnstitut Kunst·M.F.A. Fine Arts
2014 School of Visual Arts·B.F.A. Fine Arts with honors 2013 New York Arts Practicum

Residencies

Panorama Boa Vista, Porto,PT·2017 Summer Residency Contemporary Arts Center, Troy, NY- Fall 2014 Residency

Awards

2019 Kunstkredit Finalist
2014 Stacy Sussman Cavrell Memorial Traveling Fellowship 2010-2014 Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship

Curatorial Projects

Rheum Room (2017- Present). Curatorial project situated within the white sheets of my bed. Projects range from performances to sculptures.

Selected Two Person & Group Shows

2019 cursed images, C. Rockefeller, Dresden, Germany (upcoming)
2019 Import/Export #1, la rada, Locarno CH (upcoming)
2018 Circulation, Kunsthalle Freiburg (upcoming)
2018 Atlas of Heavens, Kunsthaus Basel Land, Liestal-BL, CH
2018 Private View, Haftingerstrasse 98,Basel, CH
2017 The Journeywoman, Panorama Boa Vista, Porto, PT
2016 ADD WATER, Der Tank, Basel, CH
2015 Counterfeiting for Cash, Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY
2015 A Supper, cuatroH, Brooklyn, NY
2014 It Narratives: The Movement of Objects as Information, Franklin Street Works, Stamford, CT
2014 Throwing like Girls, SVA Flatiron Gallery, NY, NY
2014 Nothing Else, SVA Flatiron Gallery, NY, NY