I experiment with the materials inherent to painting and then integrate other histories, traditions and language into this form.
Alexander Frater was a 2017-2018 Chicago Artists BOLT resident, received an MFA from School of Art the Institute of Chicago, and a BA in Philosophy, from the University of Dayton, Ohio. Alexander Frater's work has been exhibited internationally and nationally. Alexander Frater is the Director of Material Exhibitions, a not for profit artist project space.
Vanishing Edge, acrylic and latex on torn canvas, from Buoyant Surface, Chicago Artists Coalition, 2018