press release

SculptureCenter is pleased to present Rita McBride: Exhibition from September 12 – November 29, 2004. An opening reception will take place on Sunday, September 19 from 2 – 5 pm. This is the artist’s first solo exhibition inNorth America.

About the Artist Rita McBride was born in Des Moines in 1960 and educated at Bard College and California Institute of the Arts. Since 1997, solo exhibitions of McBride’s workhave been held at European institutions in Austria, France, Germany and the Netherlands.

She was awarded a Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowshipin 2002 and served as a member of the Skidmore Owings and Merrill team for the World Trade Center competition. She lives in New York and Germany whereshe is a professor at the Kunstakademie Dusseldorf.


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Rita McBride