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BRIAN BUTLER
BRIAN BUTLER
BRIAN BUTLER

EDUCATION

Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA. B.F.A 2008


FREELANCE WORK
Designing Custom Graphics for bands, select clients include
Dropkick Murphys
Motley Crue
Jay –Z
Wu-Tang Clan
Lightning Bolt
Dan Deacon
Japanther
The Police
Big D and the Kids Table
Amanda Palmer

Contracted to do illustration and design work for
MTV.com
The New Yorker
Kaiju Big Battel
Livenation
Street Attack
The Berwick Research Institute
Somerville Arts Council


EXHIBITIONS
2008
United Nations of Cupco, Sydney, Australia
Ice Cream People Party, the Milky Way, Jamaica Plain, MA
One Love One Heart, Shun Art Gallery, Shanghai, China
Future Arts, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
Visually Remastered, DDR Projects, Long Beach, CA
Fatally Yours, Crewest Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Skull Show, Empire State Studio, Oceanside, NY
2007
Word Of Mouth: Fits in a Box, Bridge Art Fair, Miami, FL
Whale Island, (solo show), Godine Gallery, Boston, MA
Cut n’ Paste: Digital Design Tournament, The Roxy, Boston, MA
6 Years in a Van the Arm Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Rock and Art, Boston Pavillion, Boston, MA
The Wall at Central Square, Enormous Room, Cambridge, MA
Art Beast, Union Square, Somerville, MA
SK8 OR DIE 3, group show, Young Blood Gallery, Atlanta, GA
All School Show, Arnheim Gallery, Boston MA
St. Robot’s Day Massacre, Kustom Kulture Gallery, Baldwin, NY
American Beach Bag Gallery, Boston, MA
Adjective group show, Underground Skateshop, Boston, MA
Disattached, Godine Gallery, Boston, MA
Urban Monsters Collective T-Party, Godine Gallery, Boston, MA
Apenest Release group show, Orchard Skateshop, Boston, MA
Birdhead Bash group show, 280 Studios, South Boston, MA
Sparing Partners Juried exhibition, window display, Boston, MA
Urban Monsters Collective kills Honeypump, Great Scott, Allston, MA
2006
Street Camp, Yves Laroche L'Autre Galerie, Montreal, Canada
Hello Neighbor show, MassArt, Boston, MA
Urban Monsters Extravaganza, Godine Gallery, Boston, MA
2005

Aswam Valley: Fit to Fight, Central Gallery U-Mass Amherst, MA
Monsters Ball, Now Here Fast. East Hampton, MA
Word of Mouth: Works on paper, The Rhys Gallery, Boston, MA

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RELATED LINKS:
Ice Cream People
Myspace
Flickr

PRESS
:
Weekly Dig
Boston Phoenix
Ice Cream Man
Meathaus
Baltimore Round Robin
Drink & Draw 1
Drink & Draw 2



PALS:
Colby Leonard
Micah Dudash
Yo Yo Yosef
Big D and the Kids Table
Fish McGill
Brian Willmont
Cody Hoyt
Apenest
Mister Reusch
Deep Slumber Lake
Matthew Giuffre
Destroy Art
Tofu Squirrel
 
BrianButler@theupperhandart.com
© Brian Butler The Upper Hand Art 2008