Gary Petersen


SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2014     C2C Project Space, “Seth Koen and Gary Petersen”, San Francisco, California.

Tiger Strikes Asteroid, “Gary Petersen: zip line tow rope”, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, curated by Alexis Granwell.

Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, “tilting points”, Summit, New Jersey, curated by Mary Birmingham.

2013     CRL at Winkleman Gallery, “OptikNerve”, New York, New York, organized by Doreen McCarthy.

2012     Storefront Bushwick Gallery, “Halsey Hathaway and Gary Petersen”, Brooklyn, New York.

2005     Michael Steinberg Fine Art, “Colossal Youth”, New York, New York.

2004     Fusebox, “Something Like Paradise”, Washington, D.C.

2002     Genovese/Sullivan Gallery, “Gary Petersen: New Work”, Boston, Massachusetts.

1999     Genovese/Sullivan Gallery, “Gary Petersen: New Paintings and Drawings”, Boston, Massachusetts.

1992     White Columns, “White Room Exhibition”, New York, New York.

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014     David Klein Gallery, “Agree to Disagree: a survey in contemporary abstraction”, Birmingham, Michigan.

Geoffrey Young Gallery, “Twenty by Sixteen”, Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

Senaspace, “Prime Matter”, New York, New York, curated by Chris Schade and Zoe Pettijohn.

Brian Morris Gallery, “spacematters”, New York, New York.

David Klein Gallery, “Summer 2014”, Birmingham, Michigan.

Elizabeth Harris Gallery, “Summer Invitational”, New York, New York.

SEABA Gallery, “Beyond Measure”, Burlington, Vermont curated by Carleen Zimbalatti.

The American Academy of Arts and Letters, “Exhibition of Newly Elected Members and Recipients of Honors and Awards”, New York, New York.

The American Academy of Arts and Letters, “Invitational Exhibition 2014”, New York, New York.

The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, “Internal Dialogues”, New York, New York, curated by Natalia Nakazawa.

             NARS Foundation, “Color Me Badd”, Brooklyn, New York, curated by Chris Bors

Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, “Paperazzi 3”, Brooklyn, New York.

Sideshow Gallery, “Nation II at The Alamo”, Brooklyn, New York.

2013     New Jersey City University, “Out Of Step”, Jersey City, New Jersey, curated by Brendan Carroll.

             Radiator Gallery, “Heat, Chaos, Resistance”, Long Island City, New York, curated by Alyssa E. Fanning.

             The Bennigton Center for the Arts, “Overlap”, Bennington, Vermont.

24-6-SPACE, “inFORM”, New York, New York.

Arena@ 89 5th, “Wrap Around One”, New York, New York, curated by Renee Riccardo.

Brian Morris Gallery, “Paper, Mirror, Torn”, New York, New York.

Lu Magnus Gallery, “Thanks”, New York, New York, curated by Adam Parker Smith

Brian Morris Gallery, “Tectonic Drift”, New York, New York.

Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, “Paperazzi 2”, Brooklyn, New York.

Sideshow Gallery, “Sideshow Nation”, Brooklyn, New York.

2012     Art Bank Program, U.S. State Department, “Geometric Art in the Art Bank Collection”, U.S. State Department, Washington, D.C.

McKenzie Fine Art, “Line and Plane”, New York, New York.

Frosch and Portmann Gallery, “Cannonball”, New York, New York.

Jason McCoy Gallery, “Paper Band”, New York, New York.

Theodore Art, “There Are No Giants Upstairs”, Brooklyn, New York.

Geoffrey Young Gallery, “The Beatles”, Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

Parallel Art Space, “Alter Minimal”, Queens, New York.

Sideshow Gallery, “Mic:Check (Occupy)”, Brooklyn, New York.

Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, “Paperazzi”, Brooklyn, New York.

2011     Edward Thorp Gallery, “Assembly”, New York, New York.

McKenzie Fine Art, “Douglas Melini, Gary Petersen and Sarah Walker”, New York, New York.

Lori Bookstein Gallery, “Summer Paper”, New York, New York.

Allegra La Viola, “Draw The Line”, New York, New York.

Kentler International Drawing Space, “Marked Differences”, Brooklyn, New York, curated by Roberta Waddell.

Geoffrey Young Gallery, “Traction”, Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

Painting Center, “Wallworks”, New York, New York, curated by Stephen Maine.

Silas Marder Gallery, “The Big Show 6”, Bridgehampton, New York.

Bronx River Art Center “The Working Title”, Bronx, New York.

WG News + Art, “Everything’s coming up Roses”, Brooklyn, New York.

Sue Scott Gallery, “Paper A-Z”, New York, New York.

Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, “Paper 2011”, Brooklyn, New York.

2010     Geoffrey Young Gallery, “Casheesh 3”, Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

Kidd Yellin, “Domestic City” Brooklyn, New York, curated by Nichole Van Beek and Vince Contarino.

Deep Space New York, “Drawing on Drawing”, New York, New York, curated by Erica Mercado and Rory Donaldson.

Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, “Paper Works”, Brooklyn, New York.

Hofstra University,”Chroma” Hempstead, New York.

2009     Geoffrey Young Gallery, “Casheesh 2”, Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

Triple Candie, “Eye World”, New York, New York, curated by Emily Cheng and Michelle Loh.

Jen Bekman Gallery, “Mixtape”, New York, New York curated by Jeffrey Teuton.

Bussaco , “Spectrum Squared”, Brooklyn, New York, curated by Carla Aurich.

Lohin-Geduld Gallery/Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, “Color, Time and Space”, New York, New York and Brooklyn, New York.

Geoffrey Young Gallery, “The Great Impression”, Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

Laroche/Joncas Galerie, “Summer, Summer”, Montreal, Canada

Wunderarts, “Out of Sight”, Amherst, Massachusetts.

Bushwick Open Studios, 56 Bogart , “Fortress To Solitude”, Brooklyn, New York curated by Guillermo Creus.

Geoffrey Young Gallery, “Garish”, Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

McKenzie Fine Art, “Linear Abstraction”, New York, New York.

2008     Adelphi University, “Chroma”, Garden City, Long Island, curated by Carson Fox and Jen Maloney.

Jan Colle Gallery, “Transmold”, Ghent, Belgium.

Geoffrey Young Gallery, “Exquisitide”, Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

Jeff Bailey Gallery/Andrea Meislin Gallery,“It’s Gouache and Gouache Only”, New York, New York, curated by Geoffrey Young.

2007     Metaphor Contemporary Art, “Punchbowl”, Brooklyn, New York.

Grand Bazaar, “Kuf_Mold”, Istanbul, Turkey, curated by Suzan Batu and Bill Doherty.

EFA Gallery, “Horizon”, New York, New York, curated by David Humphrey.

2006     Lesley Heller Gallery, “Winter Salon”, New York, New York.

2005     Dinaburg Arts, “Fall Vernissage 2005”, New York, New York.

2004     Metaphor Contemporary Art, “Breathing Space”, Brooklyn, New York.

Shelbourne Ballroom, “Starlight”, Michael Steinberg Fine Art, Miami, Florida.

Hunterdon Museum of Art, “Gifts from the RCIPP”, Clinton, New Jersey.

W52, “hot + cool * summer”, New York, New York, curated by Mary Dinaburg.

Michael Steinberg Fine Art, “ in polytechnicolor”, New York, New York.

PlusUltra Gallery, “all the roses that were ever painted”, Brooklyn, New York.

Pierce College, “Oh!”, Woodland Hills, California, curated by MeryLynn McCorkle.

Genovese/Sullivan Gallery, “Group Show”, Boston, Massachusetts.

2003     Fusebox, “Art Positions/Art Basel”, Miami, Florida.

Byron C. Cohen Gallery, “Inventory”, Kansas City, Missouri.

Im n Il Gallery, “hello franklin”, Brooklyn, New York.

2002     Fusebox, “Artpoint Art Fair”, Miami, Florida.

Fusebox, “Chromophilia”, Washington, D.C.

2001     Frederieke Taylor Gallery, “Humanoid”, New York, New York.

Bucheon Gallery, “Minimal To Excess”, San Francisco, California.

Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, “Abstract”, New York, New York.

Im n Il Gallery, “Between: Peter Coe, David Henderson, Gary Petersen”, Brooklyn, New York.

Goliath Gallery, “Ripe and Hazy”, Brooklyn, New York.

Diverse Works, “Humanoid”, Houston, Texas.

2000     Catherine Moore Gallery, “Winter Paper”, New York, New York.

Yerba Center for the Arts, “The Pierogi Flat Files”, San Francisco, California.

Raritan Valley Community College, “The Portrait in the New Millennium”, Somerville, New Jersey.

Genovese/Sullivan Gallery, “Abstraction”, Boston, Massachussetts.

Jay Grimm Gallery, “Abstract Paintings on Paper”, New York, New York.

1999     Im n Il Gallery,” Out of Y2K”, Brooklyn, New York.

The Workspace, “Skintight”, New York, New York.

Genovese/Sullivan Gallery, “The Big Picture”, Boston, Massachussse

Vedanta Gallery, “Humanoid”, Chicago. Illinois.

1998     The Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, “New Island Views”, Staten Island, New York.

Raritan Valley Community Center, “Unnatural Selection”, Somerville, New Jersey.

White Box Gallery, “Fashioned”, New York, New York.

Islip Art Museum, “Brite Magic”, East Islip, New York.

Visual Arts Museum, “After School”, New York, New York, curated by Klaus Kertess.

Hopper Art House Center, “Gary Petersen and John Rosis”, Nyack, New York.

1997     Gasworks, “New York Drawers”, Pierogi Gallery Flatfiles, London, England.

Seton Hall University Law School, “Painting Still Happens”, Newark, New Jersey.

Jeffrey Coploff Gallery, “Sizzle”, New York, New York.

1994     Trans Hudson Gallery, “Jersey Fresh”, Jersey City, New Jersey.

E.S. Van Dam Gallery, “Remotion”, New York, New York.

1993     Islip Art Museum, “Zoo Extracts”, East Islip, New York.

The American Academy of Arts and Letters, “The American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture”, New York, New York.

The Newark Museum, “New Jersey Fine Arts Annual”, Newark , New Jersey.

1992     Valencia College, “The Forceful Gesture”, Orlando, Florida.

White Columns, “Update 1992”, New York, New York.

Marymount Manhattan College, “An Obscure Object To Desire”, New York, New York.

1991     Painting Space 122, “A Different Normal”, New York, New York.

 

AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

2014     The American Academy of Arts and Letters, Art Purchase Award, The Hassam, Speicher, Betts, and Symons Fund.

2011     New Jersey State Council on the Arts, Painting Fellowship Award, Trenton, New Jersey.

2010   The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation, The Space Program 2010-2011, Brooklyn, New York.

2003     Brodsky Center (Rutgers Center for Innovative Print and Paper), Fellowship Award, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey.

2002     New Jersey State Council on the Arts, Painting Fellowship Award, Trenton, New Jersey.

1993     New Jersey State Council on the Arts, Painting Fellowship Award, Trenton, New Jersey.

1988     Edward F. Albee Foundation, Visual Arts Fellowship, New York, New York.

 

VISITING ARTIST/LECTURES

2012   Artist Lecture Series, 152 Eagle Street, Greenpoint, Brooklyn.

2011   The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania.

Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey.

 

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

University of Texas William P. Clemens Jr. University Hospital, Dallas, Texas

Roanoke College, Salem, Virginia

U.S. State Department, Art Bank Program, Washington, D.C.

Torys, LLP, New York, New York

Johnson and Johnson Corporation, New Brunswick, New Jersey

Saks Fifth Avenue, New York, New York.

Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, New Jersey.

 

EDUCATION

The School of Visual Arts, M.F.A. 1987

The Pennsylvania State University, B.S. 1978

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2013     Brian Morris Gallery, “Endless Summer”, New York, New York. Reviewed in ArtNews, December, 2013, page 100.