Faith McClure is an artist, writer and educator from Atlanta, Georgia. Her writing, art criticism and interviews with artists such as Alex Katz, Julie Mehretu, Alfredo Jaar and Mark Bradford have been published in ArtsATL, BURNAWAY and Painter's Table as well as in multiple gallery and university exhibition catalogs. In 2015, she was voted "Best Atlanta Art Critic" by readers of Atlanta's counter-culture magazine Creative Loafing.
As an artist, McClure has exhibited in Atlanta and New York, and has received multiple grants for art-related research conducted in northern India as part of her interest in Tibetan Buddhism. Her piece Reverie was recently acquired by the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, Georgia. Her artwork has also been published in Juxtapoz, Tricycle: The Buddhist Review and Deer Bear Wolf magazines.
McClure is currently a graduate student at Harvard University where she is pursuing comparative studies in artistic and contemplative traditions. She received a BFA in Painting from the Atlanta College of Art and an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Georgia State University where she has taught art writing/criticism, printmaking and interdisciplinary studio courses. She has also participated in studio art residences such as the Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art, the New York Studio Program in Brooklyn, NY and the the Atlanta Contemporary's Studio Artist Program. She lives in Somerville, Massachusetts with her dog Mona.
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