Damian Stamer paints contemporary landscapes that explore the concepts of home and homeland. Growing up in rural North Carolina, he uses the pastoral imagery of his childhood to construct interpretations of memory, time, and space.

Stamer has received numerous international awards including a Fulbright grant. He has studied internationally at the Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts in Budapest, Hungary and the Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design, Germany. Damian received his B.F.A. from Arizona State University (summa cum laude). He has exhibited extensively in the U.S. and abroad.


BK Studio Visit with Damian Stamer
The Eye That Writes, April 24, 2010
Role Models: Modern Painters Magazine
Damien Stamer paints himself into the conversation
Damian Stamer: Surface Tensions and Surface Possibilities
The Art Point, July 4, 2009
Damian Stamer selected as 2014 finalist for 1858 Prize for Contemporary Southern Art

Stay tuned, the winner will be announced at an event hosted by Society 1858 on September 18.