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Calvin Burton was born in Roanoke, Virginia, and grew up in Incline Village, Nevada.  He received his B.A. in Art and Mathematics from Brown University (2001) and his MFA in Painting from Virginia Commonwealth University (2006). He is the recipient of a Virginia Museum Fellowship and a Bronx Museum Artist in the Marketplace fellowship. His exhibitions include Present Company, Brooklyn, Jack Hanley Gallery, New York, Branch Gallery, Durham; Bronx Museum, New York; Appetite, Buenos Aires; Raw & Co., Cleveland; Reynolds Gallery, Richmond; Samson Projects, Boston; Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, Galería Ramón Alva de la Canal, Veracruz.  His work has been reviewed in Art in America and the Wall Street Journal.  He has held teaching positions at VCU, the University of Mary Washington, the University of Virginia, and the College of New Jersey.  He currently lives in Brooklyn, NY.