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Ian Meares (b.1977) holds an MFA in Critical and Curatorial Studies with an Emphasis in Critical Theory from the University of California Irvine, an MFA in Studio Practice from Pennsylvania State University and a BA from Eckerd College in Florida. He has served as a Visiting Assistant Professor at The Ohio State University, Indiana University, and numerous other institutional appointments. With a diverse practice as an artist, curator and theorist, he has participated in numerous exhibitions, lectures, artist residences, and projects staged in the United States and Europe. His research interests reside in the variety of ways our plastic conceptions temper and permeate our politics, economics, and aesthetics. He currently serves as an Artist in Residence, and Instructor at the University of Arkansas.