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Chris Hoodlet
Somerville, MA

About the Artist

Growing up in central New Hampshire, Chris Hoodlet was surrounded by wilderness; he could hear the river flowing behind his house in the summer, and the sound of the water and peepers would sing him to sleep. Climbing to the tops of mountains provided Chris with a clear realization of life beyond our daily routines.

Chris aligns his artwork with "early 19th Century German Romantic":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/German_Romantic paintings and the philosophy of the sublime. These images are a vision of his escape, a realization of what exists in the world, and Hoodlet's appreciation of the l…

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About the Artist

Growing up in central New Hampshire, Chris Hoodlet was surrounded by wilderness; he could hear the river flowing behind his house in the summer, and the sound of the water and peepers would sing him to sleep. Climbing to the tops of mountains provided Chris with a clear realization of life beyond our daily routines.

Chris aligns his artwork with "early 19th Century German Romantic":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/German_Romantic paintings and the philosophy of the sublime. These images are a vision of his escape, a realization of what exists in the world, and Hoodlet’s appreciation of the land beyond human civilization.

Artist’s Work

Treed
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Tree of Life

By Chris Hoodlet

Night lantern
Chris hoodlet

Guided By the Lantern's Light

By Chris Hoodlet

Mountain
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Mountain View (part 1)

By Chris Hoodlet

Night sky
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Stargazer

By Chris Hoodlet

Shand chris
Chris hoodlet

Pigeon Forge, TN

By Chris Hoodlet

Blue ridge el co
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Blue Ridge

By Chris Hoodlet

Selected Exhibitions

  • Solo Show, Christopher's
    Cambridge, MA, 2011
  • Select Group Exhibitions, Gallery South at The Art Institute of Boston
    Boston, MA 2007-, 2010
  • Taking In: The Best of AIB Photography, Laconia Gallery
    Boston, MA, 2010
  • On Life and Death, The AIB Gallery at University Hall
    Cambridge, MA, 2010
  • BFA Exhibition, Main Gallery at The Art Institute of Boston
    Boston, MA, 2010

Press and Accolades

  • Senior Award for Excellence in Photography, The Art Institute of Boston, Boston MA
    2010
  • Grand Prize Winner, Annual Portfolio Scholarship Competition, The Art Institute of Boston, Boston, MA
    2009

Education

  • The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography
    Boston,2010