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Thomas Spoerndle
Brooklyn, NY

About the Artist

Thomas Spoerndle, b. 1984, is a New York City based artist who uses geometric abstraction to explore the multifaceted nature of perception through paintings, works on paper and installations. Drawing from the rich history of geometric abstraction as well as his interest music theory, science fiction writing and structural engineering, Thomas creates dynamic works utilizing visual rhythms and fluctuating figure ground relationships. He received his BFA from the Cleveland Institute of Art in 2007 and an MFA from Hunter College in 2010. Thomas has exhibited in numerous group and solo exhibitio…

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About the Artist

Thomas Spoerndle, b. 1984, is a New York City based artist who uses geometric abstraction to explore the multifaceted nature of perception through paintings, works on paper and installations. Drawing from the rich history of geometric abstraction as well as his interest music theory, science fiction writing and structural engineering, Thomas creates dynamic works utilizing visual rhythms and fluctuating figure ground relationships. He received his BFA from the Cleveland Institute of Art in 2007 and an MFA from Hunter College in 2010. Thomas has exhibited in numerous group and solo exhibitions; most recently at Troppus Projects (Kent, OH), the Reinberger Gallery (Cleveland, OH), the Everson Museum of Art (Syracuse, NY), Air in Space (Online) and Collarworks Flat File Program (Troy ,NY). His work has also been featured in publications such as Patron (Dallas), New American Paintings, Maake Mag, the Cleveland Plain Dealer and Artmaze Magazine.

Artist’s Work

Frik shuhn landscape 2
Thomas spoerndle

Frik-Shuhn: Landscape 2

By Thomas Spoerndle

Frik shuhn compass blue 2
Thomas spoerndle

Frik-Shuhn: Compass Blue 2

By Thomas Spoerndle

Frik shuhn compass blue 1
Thomas spoerndle

Frik-Shuhn: Compass Blue 1

By Thomas Spoerndle

Frik shuhn compass blue 3
Thomas spoerndle

Frik-Shuhn: Compass Blue 3

By Thomas Spoerndle

Frik shuhn landscape 3
Thomas spoerndle

Frik-Shuhn: Landscape 3

By Thomas Spoerndle

Frik shuhn landscape 1
Thomas spoerndle

Frik-Shuhn: Landscape 1

By Thomas Spoerndle

Selected Exhibitions

Press and Accolades

  • Artmaze Magazine, Issue 17
    Spring, 2020
  • Litt, Scott. “Cleveland Institute of Art alumni show hits the eye like a tall, cool drink on a hot summer day.” The Plain Dealer
    August 4th, 2019
  • Maake Magazine
    Issue 3, 2016

Education

  • Hunter College of the City of New York, MFA
    New York, NY,2010 
  • Cleveland Institute of Art , BFA
    Cleveland, OH,2007