MSAC Individual Artist Award (IAA)2017, 2014
Stephen Hendee (California, US L968) is a sculptor best known for producing large-scale architecturally ambitious installations. lnspired by a digital culture, he isconsidered a pioneering figure in the low-poly aesthetic, conveying vectorizedproperties to physrcal objects and materíafs, creating reaI world símufatlons of virtualreality space. The constructed works often reference film and literary sources toreflect upon materiality within contemporary form. His work has been exhibited atPS.1 Contemporary Art Center, the New Museum, SculptureCenter LlC, and theWhitney Museum of American Art at Altria in New York. Other national exhibitionsinclude those at the Smart Museum, Chicago, the St. Louís Art Museum, and RiceUniversity Art Gallery, Houston. Hendee is a professor at the Maryland lnstituteColtege of Art in Baltimore. Recent awards Ínclude a 2O16 Pollock-Krasner Mid-Career Artist Residency at the Fine Arts Work Center and a 2014 & 2017 MSAC lndividualArtist Award in Sculpture.