Paper Bag Test receives seed grant at Artprize 8

Posted by on Sep 21, 2016 in Paper Bag Test, Uncategorized

Paper Bag Test is showing at City Hall in Grand Rapids for Artprize 8 from September 21st through October 9, 2016. I was lucky to receive an Artist Seed Grant from the Frey Foundation to support this work. Please spread the word, and if you’re there, contribute to the piece and vote for code 64189.

Paper Bag Test travels through October 2016

Posted by on Aug 1, 2016 in Paper Bag Test, Uncategorized

It’s not your imagination, Paper Bag Test will be in several places at once, August through October. Please encourage folks to see the piece, or make the pilgrimage to all four sites yourself! ArtPrize 8, Paper Bag Test – Grand Rapids, City Hall, Grand Rapids MI, September 21 – October 9 Visual Art Exchange, A […]

Art + Dialog: Responding to Racial Tension

Posted by on Sep 23, 2015 in News, Paper Bag Test, Uncategorized

Art + Dialog runs from September 24 to October 11, and includes my interactive work ‘Paper Bag Test”. I will be participating in artist talks on October 3rd at Greensboro College from 2-4 pm. There are also several other related events in Greensboro starting throughout the month. “Prouty’s piece presents several painted paper bags labeled with words used in our culture […]

Utopia at Artfields 2015

Posted by on Apr 20, 2015 in Dream Repeater, News, Uncategorized

How do we deal with the promise of a Utopia that never comes to pass? Dream Repeater: Utopia appears at Artfields, the city-wide exhibition in Lake City, South Carolina from April 24- May 2, 2015. This version includes prints, bundles of bats, the video “Brother,” and a place to contribute dreams. “In the dream there’s […]

Goldilocks at the Asheville Museum

Posted by on Mar 15, 2015 in Dream Repeater, News, Uncategorized

Making Plans and Getting Ready, from Goldilocks, Save the World will be on view as part of Prime Time at the Ashevile Art Museum from March 31 to August 2nd, 2015.

Winter Residency at Penland

Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

I’m excited to be working in the glass studio at Penland this winter. I’ll be powder printing on sheet glass.

Utopia

Posted by on Feb 6, 2014 in Dream Repeater, Uncategorized

Dream Repeater: Utopia appears at the Turchin Center for Visual Art in Boone NC. This two-room installation with video and performance runs February – March, 2014. Artists Talk: March 19th, 6:30 pm. “Over There” A collaborative performance with Matt Cosper and Ashby Blakely of Machine Theater (now xoxo) of Charlotte will happen during the opening, February 7, […]

Toys Falling at Flatrocks Gallery

Posted by on Aug 1, 2013 in Dream Repeater, Uncategorized | No Comments

For the latest addition to the Dream Repeater show, I asked a group of people to join me in working with the dream ‘Toys Falling.’ Artists, writers and a choreographer each took the dream as a starting point for creating work. For some this was a natural extension of what they were doing in the […]

Self Control

Posted by on Jan 13, 2013 in Dream Repeater, News, Uncategorized

Behavioral Economist Dan Areily is hosting an interesting series called Artistically Irrational at the Center for Advanced Hindsight at Duke. For each show, he introduces some of his research and invites artists to propose a work in response. Come out to the opening for the third show of the series: Restraining Order: The Art of Self Control. January 26, […]

Utopia in Las Vegas

Posted by on Apr 23, 2012 in Dream Repeater, Uncategorized

Mat Gleason curated a Utopia print into the 23rd Annual Juried Show at the Contemporary Arts Center, Las Vegas, NV, March – April. He had a few things to say about this show in his video, The Hung Juror.