STEVE BUDINGTON (b1978) received his M.F.A. in Painting and Printmaking from the Yale School of Art in 2004 and his B.F.A. in Painting from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst in 2000. Mr. Budington’s work has recently been exhibited nationally and internationally, including exhibitions in New York; at Exit Art, and Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs, in Austria; at Schrattenberg’s “Hotel Pupik”, and in Brescia, Italy; at the Fondazione Ambrosetti Arte Contemporanea. He is the recipient of numerous awards, fellowships and residencies, including a New Frontiers Exploration Traveling Fellowship, and full fellowship residencies to Hotel Pupik, Austria and the Vermont Studio Center. Mr. Budington has taught as an Assistant Professor at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst and the Herron School of Art and Design in Indianapolis. He is currently Assistant Professor of Art at the University of Vermont in Burlington, where he lives and works.