”Self Portrait Voices”, 22" x 30", Silkscreen
Cole Swavely (Washington, DC) is a Lieutenant in the United States Navy. He served as a Surface Warfare Officer on USS Wasp (LHD-1), deploying in support of Operation Odyssey Lightning in Libya and now works in the DC area. He has a BFA in Illustration from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design and an MFA in Printmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design. His Naval service and art practice inform each other and provide balance between the two extremes.