Informed by a background in psychology and commercial printing, Robert Howsare utilizes nontraditional printmaking matrices and techniques to explore the anomalies occurring within systems. He received his BFA in printmaking from the Kansas City Art Institute and graduated with an MFA in printmaking from Ohio University.
His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally; selected venues include the Grand Rapids Art Museum, the Austrian Cultural Forum of New York, and the International Print Center of New York. Howsare’s work has been recognized by WIRED Magazine, Abitare International Design Magazine, HOW, and other publications. Most recently his work has appeared in The Art of Tinkering, Meggs’ History of Graphic Design and on Adult Swim.
A recipient of a 2012-2013 Charlotte Street Foundation Urban Culture Project Studio Residency, Robert Howsare currently lives and works in Kansas City, MO.