Bio

Scott Hutchison in front of his artwork in 2017Scott Hutchison was born in Indianola Iowa and received his BFA in 1995 at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa and an MFA in painting from The George Washington University in 1999. Scott currently resides in the Fairfax Virginia area. He is an Assistant Professor of The Practice in painting and drawing at Georgetown University in Washington DC and a member of the faculty at The Art League in Alexandria VA.
 
Scott Hutchison most recently received the Strauss Artist Grant from the Arts Council of Fairfax County Arts Council in acknowledgment of his artistic achievements.  Scott’s artwork has been featured in a variety of venues locally and nationally. Most recently his drawings were selected for “Drawing: The Art of Seeing” at The Atlantic Gallery in New York City (2015), “New Perspectives: A Fresh Look at Contemporary Painting and Drawing” at The Hillyer Arts Space in Washington DC (2015) and “Emanation”, An internationally juried group show at the Linus Art Gallery in Pasadena CA (2013).  Highlights from his solo exhibition record include: “Synchronicity – Paintings by Scott Hutchison” in at The Hillyer Arts Space in Washington DC (2016), “In Sequence” at the Blackrock Center for the Arts in Germantown Maryland (2014), “In Motion”, at Red House Art Center, Syracuse, NY (2012), and “Faces, Forms & Illusions,” Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts, Blue Mountain Lake NY (2012). 
 
INFLUENCES
 
Francis Bacon – Painter
Carravagio: 15th Century Painter
Gerhard Richter – Painter 
Ron Mueck – Sculptor
Alison watt – Painter
Jenny Saville – Painter 
Susan hauptman – Drawing
Lucian Freud – Painter
Jules Kirschenbaum – Painter
Willian Kentridge – Drawing/Animation
Richard Deacon – Sculptor
The Chapman Brothers – Sculpture
Matthew Barney – Film/installation/Sculptor
Tony Oursler - Video/installation/Sculptor