The River Fellowship program

2018 Fellow: Erik Benjamins

Our sincere congratulations to Erik.
We look forward to working with him on developing his first solo exhibition in Los Angeles. He will receive a cash Production Stipend. Erik will present a new body of work in a solo exhibition titled Forgetting the Words.

Follow Erik on Instagram: @erik.benjamins
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CES Gallery would like to sincerely congratulate all of the 2018 nominees. We wish each artist the very best in their future artistic endeavors.

Skyler Bieberly
Hanna J. Boone
Nick Brown
David Burch
Claire Colette
Don Edler
Brook Hsu
Daniel T. Gaitor-Lomack
Louis M. Schmidt

CES also sincerely wishes to thank all of the 2018 River Fellowship Program Nominators:

Meghan Gordon, Artist, Co-founder of the River Fellowship Program
Maja Ruznic, Artist, 2016 CES Artist-In-Residence
Brody Albert, Artist, 2016 – Honorable Mention
Brian Robertson, Artist
Tiffiny Lendrum, Art Advisor, Lendrum Fine Art
Adam Beris, Artist, Co-founder of BBQLA
Timo Fahler, Artist, Co-founder of BBQLA
Thomas Linder, Artist, Co-founder of BBQLA
Santi Vernetti, Curator
Anthony Cran, Co-Founder and Co-Director, Wilding Cran Gallery