Schuyler Dawson hails from Marin County California at the intersection of rural and suburb. He spent his youth crashing bicycles with an army of boys in his cul-de-sac and building forts in the marshlands and woods nearby.  Through his work, he seeks to highlight the subtle beauties of the world around us, to explore our subjective perceptions and to find the beauty in our struggles to understand our place and purpose. Schuyler attended San Diego State University where he received his BFA.  He recently received his MFA in Sculpture from Alfred University in Alfred, New York. During this time, he participated in the group show Within Between, in Hornell, NY and the Southern Tier Biennial in Olean, NY where he one Best in Show for his piece, Ode to Adolescence. He most recently had his solo show, Ways of Seeing: The Things I thought I Knew, at the Jamestown Community College Center Gallery in Olean, New York. Forthcoming residencies include Sculpture Space in Utica, New York and Willapa Bay in Oysterville, Washington.