Chris Sollars

Artadia Awardee

Artist and director of 667Shotwell, Chris Sollars’ work revolves around the reclamation and subversion of public space through interventions and performance. The results are documented using photographs, sculpture, and video that are integrated into mixed-media installations. Sollars is an Assistant Professor in Sculpture at Mills College, Oakland, CA. His awards include 2013 Guggenheim Fellowship, 2013 San Francisco Arts Commission: Individual Artist Commission Grant, 2012 Center for Cultural Innovation Investing in Artists Grant, 2007 Eureka Fellowship Award, 2009 Headlands Center for the Arts residency, and 2015 Recology Artist in Residence.