Bill Rutherfoord, “Machine”, 2005, Oil on Linen, 195.6 x 157.5 cm, Private Collection
Bill Rutherfoord was born in New York City in 1950, spending most of his childhood in Mt. Kisco, NY. After earning a BFA from Virginia Commonwealth University, and an MFA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, he first exhibited at New Math Gallery, NYC in 1984, and over the years has been included in gallery and traveling exhibitions alongside artists such as William Eggleston, Robert Colescott, William Christenberry, and Douglas Bourgeois. Rutherfoord’s work is represented in numerous public and private collections throughout the country, including the Taubman Museum of Art.