On Paper
November 3, 2009 - December 18, 2009

Artist Biography
TR Ericsson

TR Ericsson


b. 1972
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY and Painesville, OH


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBTIONS
2018
Industrial Poems, Harlan Levey Projects, Brussels, BE
2017
Cinders, [November 30 - January 13, 2018] Albertz Benda, New York, NY
I Was Born To Bring You Into This World, [September 16 - December 31] Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
Jeanne, [May 12 - August 6], The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA
2015
All My Love Always No Matter What, [September 11 - October 18], Harlan Levey Projects, Brussels, Belgium
TR Ericsson: Crackle & Drag, [May 23 - August 23], Cleveland Museum of Art,
Cleveland, Ohio
Lucifer's Kiss: Photograms by TR Ericsson, [January 7 - February 13], Institute of Fine Arts, New York, NY
2014
Crackle & Drag: Film Index, [January 24 - April 5], BCA, Burlington City Arts, Burlington, VT
2013
Photographs, Paintings and Objects for a Film, [October 26 - December 20], SHAHEEN modern
and contemporary art, Cleveland, OH
2011
SHOT 44, [April 9 - May 15], Kunsthalle Marcel Duchamp, Cully, Switzerland
Étant donnés 2°, [January 12 - Februaury 25 ], Francis M. Naumann Fine Art, New York, NY
2010
Etant Donnes, [September 17 - November 12], SHAHEEN modern and contemporary art,
Cleveland, OH
2008
Nicotine Dream, [September 9 - October 15], Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY Narcissus, [November 15 - December 20], SHAHEEN modern and contemporary art, Cleveland, OH
Thanksgiving, [November 7 - December 20], The Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH
2007
As if life isn't hard enough they have to tear out your flowers, [October 11 - November 3], Heidi Cho Gallery, New York, NY
2005
The Year of the Motorcycle, [July 20 - October 6], Progressive Art Collection, Cleveland, OH I'm still waiting for you... , [August 18 - September 21], Arts Collinwood, Collinwood, OH
2003
Angste, [May 24 - July 25], Cleveland Public Art, Cleveland, OH


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018
Art Brussels, [April 19 - 22], Harlan Levey Projects, Brussels, Belgium
Dallas Art Fair, [April 13 - 15], Harlan Levey Projects, Dallas, TX
Anton Kern x Harlan Levey Projects, [April 6] pop up exhibition, The Centrum, Dallas, TX
2017
Untitled, Miami Beach, [December 6 - 10], Harlan Levey Projects, Miami, Fl
Detroit Art Book Fair, [October 14 - 15], Overnight Projects, Detroit, MI
EXPO CHICAGO: EXPOSURE, [September 14 - 17], Harlan Levey Projects, Chicago, IL We Invite, Antwerp Art Weekend, [May 19 - 21], Harlan Levey Projects, Antwerp, Belgium Philadelphia Art Book Fair, [May 5-6], presented by Philadelphia Photo Arts Center & The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA
Dallas Art Fair, [April 6 - 9], Harlan Levey Projects, Dallas, TX
Family, [February 25 - August 20], Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
2016
Residual Historical Haunting, [September 7 - October 9], Johannes Vogt Gallery, New York, NY Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards 2015 Exhibition, [August 19 - 27],
Landskrona Foto Festival, Landskrona, Sweden
Imprints, [June 2 - 30], Harlan Levey Projects, Brussels, Belgium
Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards
2015
Exhibition, [June 17 - 19],
LOOK 3 Festival of the Photograph, Focus on Photobooks, JAAHC, Charlottsville, Virginia
Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards 2015 Exhibition, [June 9 - 19],
15th International Festival of Photography in Łódź, Fotofestiwal 2016, Poland
Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards 2015 Exhibition, [May 12 - June 3], Self-Publish Riga Photomonth, Latvia
Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards 2015 Exhibition, [May 1 - 31], Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, Toronto
Art Brussels, [April 21 - 24], Harlan Levey Projects, Brussels, Belgium
Dallas Art Fair, [April 14 - 17], Harlan Levey Projects, Dallas, TX
Philadelphia Art Book Fair, [April 1-2], presented by Philadelphia Photo Arts Center & The
Print Center, Philadelphia, PA
Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards 2015 Exhibition, [January 16 - February 14], Huis Marseille, Amsterdam
Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards 2015 Exhibition, [December 12 - February 8], Aperture Foundation, New York, NY
New Acquisitions [December 11 - February 27], Ikon Ltd. Contemporary Art, Santa Monica, CA
2015 Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards 2015 Exhibition, [November 12 - 15], Paris Photo, Grand Palais, Paris, France
Paris Photo, [November 12 - 15], Robert Koch Gallery, Paris, France
EXPO CHICAGO, [September 17 - 20], Robert Koch Gallery, Chicago, IL
MIMEO REVOLUTION Artist Book + Zine Fair, [August 27 - 29], MOCA Cleveland, Cleveland, OH Past & Present, [June 4 - July 17], Francis M. Naumann Fine Art, New York, NY
NOADA Art Exposition, [May 7 - 10], SHAHEEN modern and contemporary art, Cleveland, OH Art Brussels, [April 21 - 24], Harlan Levey Projects, Brussels, Belgium
Dallas Art Fair, [April 14 - 17], Harlan Levey Projects, Dallas, TX
Words Matter, [February 19 - May 30], Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Every day I'm..., [January 17 - February 22], Harlan Levey Projects, Brussels, Belgium
LA Art Book Fair, [January 31-February 2], The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles
2014
Paris Photo, [November 13 - 16], Robert Koch Gallery, Paris, France
The NY Art Book Fair, [September 26 - 28], Secret Behavior, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens, NY
EXPO CHICAGO, [September 18 - 21], Robert Koch Gallery, Chicago, IL
Quottom, Swiss Culture Magazine, Instagram, [May 12 - 25]
The Big Show, [April 11], Zygote Press, Cleveland, OH
Dirge: Reflections on [Life and] Death, [March 7 - June 8], MOCA Cleveland, Cleveland, OH NOADA Art Exposition, [March 14 - 16], SHAHEEN modern and contemporary art, Cleveland, OH
2013
A Different Kind of Order, The ICP Triennial, Artist Book Installation, [May 17 - September 22], International Center of Photography, New York, NY
Where I'm Calling From, curated by Todd Hido, [May 24 - August 24], Transformer Station, Cleveland, OH
NOADA Art Exposition, [May 10 - 12], SHAHEEN modern and contemporary art, Cleveland, OH The Armory Show, [March 7 - 10], Francis M. Naumann Fine Art, New York, NY
A Family Affair: Selections from the Progressive Art Collection, [February 23 - May 19], Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center Museum, Colorado Springs, CO
Light of Day, [February 1 - May 4], Transformer Station, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH Marcel Duchamp's Nude Descending a Staircase: An Homage, [February 15 - March 29],
Francis M. Naumann Fine Art, New York, NY
Graphite, [December 7 - April 7, 2013], Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN
2012
DIY: Photograpers & Books, [August 11 - December 30], Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH Art Miami, [December 6 - 9], SHAHEEN modern and contemporary art, Miami, Fl
NOADA Art Exposition, [April 20 - 22], SHAHEEN modern and contemporary art, Cleveland, OH Earth: Language and Symbols [January 20 - March 5], Cara and Cabezas Contemporary,
Kansas City, MO
2011
Nicotine, [September 24 - November 4], SHAHEEN Modern and Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH Practice to Deceive: Smoke and Mirrors in Fashion, Fine art and Film, [April 15 - July 16],
Shop Show studio, London, UK
New Work, [June], Francis Naumann Fine Art, New York, NY
ABC Artists' Books Cooperative, [June 3 - June 30], Printed Matter, New York, NY
Piece of Mind, [May 5 - 28], Elga Wimmer PCC, New York, NY
Dallas Art Fair [April 8 - 10], Shaheen modern and contemporary art, Dallas, TX Facsimile [November 30 - September 30], Girl's Club, Ft. Lauderdale, Fl
2010
Art Basel Miami [December 2 - 5], Francis M. Naumann Fine Art, Miami, Fl
The NY Art Book Fair [November 5 - 7], Iconoclast Editions, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens, NY
TRANSparent TRANSlucent, [Aug. 27 - Sept. 17], Flash Space, Lawrence, KS
Detour [May 14 - July 16], SPACES, Cleveland, OH
Printed Matter Distribution Program, Printed Matter, Inc., New York, NY
Recent Acquisitions [April 10 - June 12], Ikon Ltd. Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
Eyelevel Resheving Initiative Four, [February 26- April 3], EyeLevel Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia
2009
My Gay Uncle [Dec. 11 - Jan. 16], Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY
On Paper [Nov. 3-Dec. 18], SHAHEEN Modern and Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH The NY Art Book Fair [October 2- 4], Iconoclast Editions, MoMA P.S.1, Long Island City, Queens, NY
balm White Show [Oct. 23rd, 2009 to January 18th, 2010], Signs of Life Gallery, Lawrence, KA On Paper [May 1 - June 24], William Shearburn Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2008
The NY Art Book Fair [October 24 - 26], Iconoclast Editions, Phillips De Pury & Company, New York, NY
Frieze Art Fair, Regents Park, [October 15 - 18], Paul Kasmin Gallery, London, UK Contemporary Journals: More than meets the eye: [May], Ingalls Library and Archives, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
A Photographic Perspective, [February 21 - March 22], Heidi Cho Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Aqua Art Miami, Aqua Hotel, [December 5 - 9], Ashley Gallery/Heidi Cho Gallery, Miami, FL Andy Warhol: Factory Now, [September 7 -October 6], Kasia Key Art Projects, Chicago, IL MACO, México Arte Contemporáneo Art Fair, [April 25 - 29], Ashley Gallery, DF, Mexico Red Dot Art Fair, [February 23 - 26], Ashley Gallery, New York, NY
2006
Featured artist at Scope Miami, [December 6 - December 10], Ashley Gallery, Miami, FL
7th International Toronto International Art Fair, [November 9 -13], Art Toronto, Ashley Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2004
Pedestrian, Nowhere to go and no money to get there, [March 13 - April 24], Bronx River Art Center, Bronx, NY


SELECTED PRESS
BIBLIOGRAPHY

Mellor, Carl, "Everson Show Celebrates Maternal Instincts," Syracuse New Times, November 1, 2017
TR Ericsson: I Was Born To Bring You Into This World, The Everson Museum of Art, September, 2017 Cross, Anne, "The State of the Print," Title Magazine, August 14, 2017
Newhall, Edith, "Poetic, deeply personal works," The Inquirer and Philly.com, July 2, 2017
Meaker, Abbey, Crackle and Drag: An Interview with Artist TR Ericsson, AUTRE, April 22, 2016 Johnson, Christopher J., The Best Books of 2015, photo-eye BLOG, Tuesday, December 8, 2015 McWhorter, Melanie, The Best Books of 2015, photo-eye BLOG, Tuesday, December 8, 2015
Ladd, Jeffrey, The Best Books of 2015, photo-eye BLOG, Tuesday, December 8, 2015 Johnson, Christopher J., Book of the Week: A pick by Christopher J. Johnson, photo-eye BLOG, Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Reich, Megan Lykins, "From the Ashes," art HOPPER, October 29, 2015
Maksimov, Denis, "All My Love Always No Matter What by TR Ericsson at Harlan Levey Projects," The Brussels Times Magazine, September 2015
Les choix d'Elisabeth Martin, Mu in the City, September, 2015
Un rêve parti en cendres, l'Echo week-end, Saturday September 26, 2015
TR Ericsson, This Season Highlights, Exhibitions, Agenda Magazine, Brussels, Belgium,
September 10, 2015
Meszoros, Mark, "A constant inspiration," The News Herald, August 16, 2015
Litt, Steven, "Love, beauty and suicide in TR Ericsson Transformer Station show on mother's troubled life," The Plain Dealer, August 9, 2015
Turner, Anderson, "Brave enough to expose your family's issues to the world? This artist is and Does throughout Cleveland exhibit," Akron Beacon Journal, August 7, 2015
Usmani, Josh, "Reality of Devastation Crackle and Drag at Transformer Station underscores fleeting nature of life," Cleveland Scene, Vol. 45 Issue 52, June 24 - 30, 2015
TR Ericsson: Crackle & Drag, Monograph, The Cleveland Museum of Art and Yale University Press, May, 2015
TR Ericsson - "Crackle & Drag", The Sound of Applause with Dee Perry, WVIZ ideastream ,
May 21, 2015
Feuerhelm, Brad, A Family Reduced to Ash: TR Ericsson and the Ephemeral Image of Lamentation, American Suburb X, May 19, 2015
Mitchell, Jacqueline, "Tragedy & Triumph," Canvas, May 15, 2015
Simek, Peter,10 Galleries You Can't Miss at the Dallas Art Fair, Front Row,
D Magazine, April 10, 2015
The 21 Art Exhibitions You'll Be Talking About This Year, Huffington Post, January 7, 2015
Last Words: TR Ericsson: Crackle and Drag, at Transformer Station, CAN Journal,
Spring Issue, 2015
Weston, Paul, Instigator 02, January, 2015
Gallagher, James, Secret Behavior Issue 02: Family, September 2014
DIRGE: Reflections on Life and Death, Exhibition Catalogue, MOCA Cleveland, 2014
Litt, Steven, "Thoughtful MOCA show on death reminds visitors to seize the day,"
The Plain Dealer, May 2, 2014
Usmani, Josh, "REVIEW: New Exhibition @ MOCACleveland Celebrates Life
By ContemplatingMortality," Cool Cleveland, March, 2014
TR Ericsson at BCA Center, Artseenvt , March 26, 2014
Datchuk, Kimberly Musial, "Frozen in the Past," dérives art & life around btv, April 10, 2014
Lilly, Amy, "Past Forward," Seven Days, February 26, 2014
Gerspacher, Arnaud, "American Gothic," Catalogue Essay, Crackle & Drag: Film Index,
BCA Burlington City Arts, January 2014
Hellerman, Dj, curator, "TR Ericsson: the Son of No One," CRACKLE & DRAG: Film Index, Exhibition Catalogue, BCA Burlington City Arts, January 24 - April 5, 2014
Wender, Jessie, "MATTE MAGAZINE," The New Yorker Blog, August 6, 2013
Trenholme, Anne, "TR Ericsson's Crackle & Drag Vol. 2," ingals Library Blog, May 29, 2013
Green, Sarah Urist, curator, "GRAPHITE," Exhibition Catalogue (Digital), Indianapolis
Museum of Art, April 1, 2013
Flexner, Roland, a conversation, GRAPHITE, Indianapolis Museum of Art, April, 2013
Naumann, Francis M., "Marcel Duchamp Nude Descending a Staircase An Homage,"
Exhibition Catalogue, Francis M. Naumann Fine Art, February 2013
Leifheit, Matthew, "Crackle & Drag," MATTE Magazine No. 13, May 15, 2013
Mulson, Jennifer, "Family Ties," The Gazette and Colorado Springs.com, February 21, 2013
T.R. Ericsson's Studio, Art Babble, Indianapolis Museum of Art, December, 2012
Tannenbaum, Barbara, "DIY:Photographers & Books," Exhibition Catalogue,
The Cleveland Museum of Art, August 11 - December 20, 2012
Eaton Center, Catalogue, 2012
T.R. Ericsson, Art Photo Index, Photo-Eye
Cormier, Zoe, "The Reel Mccoy," Toronto Standard, November, 2011
"Nicotine," Exhibition Catalogue, SHAHEEN modern and contemporary art, November, 2011
"Étant donnés 2°," 365 A Book a Day, Photo-Eye, September 10, 2011
"Piece of Mind," Exhibition catalogue, Fashion Institute of Technology, Elga Wimmer PCC
Gallery, May 5 - 28, 2011
Buller, Agustin Yarde, "Untitled, Issue 6", Libertarian Magazine, May, 2011, Buenos Aires, Argentina Nelson, Mark, "Given," Exhibition Catalogue, Francis M. Naumann Fine Art/ SHAHEEN
modern and contemporary art, January, 2011
Epstein-Deutsch, Eli, "Recreating Etant Donnes at Francis Naumann," Marcel Duchamp.Net, Duchampian News and Reviews, posted February 25, 2011
Robinson, Walter, "Weekend Update," Artnet Magazine, January, 2011
Art Works; Edmond Montgomery Publications, New Art Disciplines, pg 47, 2011
Nathan, Emily, "Picture Post," Artnet Magazine, January 10, 2011
Litt, Steven, "Powerful drawings of woman by Ericsson push many buttons," The Plain Dealer, October 29, 2010
Juhasz, Brandon, "T. R. Ericsson @ Shaheen: Looking through Duchamps peephole,"
Hello My Name Is Art Blog, posted, October 22, 2010
Lushetich, Natasha, "On the Performativity of Absence: Death as community," Performance Research:
A Journal of the Performing Arts," Volume 15, issue 1, March, 2010
Fake, Edie, "Adderall," Review, Quimby's Books, Fall, 2010
Sokol, Brett , "36 Hours Cleveland," New York Times, September 20, 2009
Utter, Douglas Max, "Through The Woods," Cleveland Scene, Vol. 1 Issue 21, Cleveland, December 10 - 16, 2008
Tullis, Matt, "A Life Story," Cleveland Magazine, October 2008
Lushetich, Natasha, "On The Performativity of Absence," Connections Interdisciplinary
Conference, Reflections on Materiality and Time, Bristol, Avon, UK, 2008
Hofmo, Victoria, Review, Norway Times, November 13, 2007
Cotter, Holland, Review, New York Times, October 26, 2007
Pollack, Barbara, "Corporate Power," Art and Auction Magazine, December 2005
Cattelan, Maurizio, Permanent Food Magazine No. 12, Spring 2004
Downtown Cleveland, Documentary, WVIZ Ideastream, written/produced by David C. Barnett, 2004 Perry, Dee, Applause, WVIZ ideastream, Interview #511, 2002

 

ARTIST'S BOOKS/PUBLICATIONS
Crackle & Drag zines, Limited Edition Box Set (self-published), 2015
Étant donnés 2°, Limited Edition Artist's Book (self-published), January, 2011 Étant donnés 2°, Unlimited Edition Artist's Book (self-published), January, 2011 Thirst Magazine, a bi-annual publication of desire, Issues no. 1 - 16,
Brooklyn, NY, 2001 - 2009


FILM FESTIVALS/FILM SCREENINGS
Crackle & Drag, Erie International Film Festival, Official Selection, Erie, PA, 2016
Crackle & Drag, BLOW-UP Chicago Arthouse Film Festival, Official Selection, Chicago, IL, 2016 Crackle & Drag, (screening) Harlan Levey Projects, Brussels, Belgium, 2015
Crackle & Drag, (screening)The Cleveland Museum of Art, Transformer Station, Cleveland, OH, 2015 Experimental Films Inspire TR Ericsson (film screening), Chris Marker [La Jetee], Hollis Frampton [Nostalgia], Bruce Baillie [Mass for the Dakota Sioux], organized by Eric Ford,
Vermont International Film Foundation, BCA Burlington City Arts, Burlington, VT, February 28, 2014 The Year of the Motorcycle, The Cleveland International Film Festival, Cleveland, OH, 2006
The Year of the Motorcycle, The Progressive Art Collection, Mayfield Heights, OH, 2006


AWARDS
Kraszna-Krausz Book Awards 2016 Best Photography Books Shortlist
The Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards Shortlist: Photography Catalogue of the Year, 2015 Anna Lee Stacey Foundation Grant, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 1997
Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1995,1997
Edward G. McDowell Travel Grant, New York, NY, 1995
Lloyd Sherwood Grant, New York, NY, 1994-95
National Arts Club, Award of Distinction, New York, NY, 1993
Albert Halgarten Travel Grant, New York, NY, 1993


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
Agnes Gund Collection, New York, NY
The Fred and Laura Ruth Bidwell Photography Collection, Peninsula, OH Raymond Learsy and Melva Bucksbaum, Sharon, CT
JP Morgan Chase Collection, New York, NY
Progressive Art Collection, Mayfield Village, OH
Eaton Center Collection, Cleveland. OH
Pfizer Corporate Collection, New York, NY
The Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY
Yale University Arts Library, New Haven, CT
The Indie Photobook Library, Washington DC
Cuyahoga County Public Library, North Royalton, OH
Fisher Fine Arts Library, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Museum of Modern Art Library, New York, NY
The Rockefeller Library, Serials Department, Providence, RI
The Joan Flash Artist Book Collection, Chicago, IL
Joseph Curtis Sloane Art Library, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Gardens, Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Washington D.C. School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Boston, MA
Fine Arts Library of the Harvard College Library, Cambridge, MA
Ingalls Library and Museum Archives, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
Cleveland Institute of Art Library, Cleveland, OH
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven, CT

 

Mark Fox

Mark Fox

 

Born 1963 in Cincinnati, Ohio

Lives and works in New York City

 

EDUCATION

1988    Stanford University, MFA

1985    Washington University, St. Louis, BFA

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015    Not In This Fool's House, Staniar Gallery at Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA

2014    MRKPMQ, Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY

            The Fields, SHAHEEN modern and contemporary art, Cleveland, OH

2013    Unaccustomed, Galeria Pilar, Sao Paulo, Brasil

            If That Then This, Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, TX

            This Too, [ARTSPACE] at UNTITLED, Oklahoma City, OK

2012    Deep Seated, Franklin Art Works, Minneapolis, MN

2011    Outbread, Roanoke College, Salem, VA

            Cut...ting Edge, Rochester Armory, Rochester, NY

            Statue, Mark Moore Gallery, Culver City, CA

2010    MONSTR, Larissa Golston Gallery, New York, NY

2009    If therefore, SHAHEEN modern and contemporary art, Cleveland, OH

            Whitney Museum of American Art, Art Party Featured Artist, New York, NY

2008    Devin Borden Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, TX

            Dust, Rice University Art Gallery, Houston, TX

            Paper Bulls, Lemberg Gallery, Ferndale, MI

2007    The Peacock Flesh, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

            Dust, Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA

2006    Cricket's Song, Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

2005    Fascia, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

            Inchmeal, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA

            Prints and Drawings, Clay St. Press, Cincinnati, OH

            New Works on Paper, SHAHEEN modern and contemporary art, Cleveland, OH

2004    Dust, Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, FL

2003    Dust, Drawing installations and video projections, Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH 

2001    Downburst, Multi-media installation, Linda Schwartz Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2000    Six Degrees Of..., Mixed media sculpture, Artworks Sculpture Project, Federal Plaza, Cincinnati, OH

1998    Fallen Stages: Drawings, pages and chapters from Account Me Puppet, The Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, MI

            Recent Paintings, Hiestand Gallery,  Miami University, Oxford, OH

Articles of Faith, Drawings and Performance Ephemera, Southern Ohio Museum of Art, Portsmouth, OH

1996    Images from Wurlitzer Voice, Teplitzky and Scott Fine Arts, Cincinnati, OH

1995    Verses and Tongues, Puppets and Performance Ephemera, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH

1991    New Paintings, C.A.G.E. Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

1989    Recent Works, Patricia Herrmann Gallery, Covington, KY

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014    Hoarding, Amassing and Excess, Northern Illinois University, Chicago, IL

            Somewhere Between Creation & Destruction, Joseloff Gallery at University of Hartford, Hartford, CT

            Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York, NY

            Tayloe Piggott Gallery, Jackson, WY

2013    5 Rooms, Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY

            Summer Mixer, Josh Liner Gallery, New York, NY

            Art for Art's Sake, Frederick R. Weisman Museum of ARt, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA

            Introduction, S & J Project(s), New York, NY

2012    Decade, Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY

            Textual Attraction, Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, NY

            Contemporary Watercolor, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY

            Rainbow of Chaos, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY   

2011    Hiding Places: Memory in the Arts, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI

            The Ghost and the Whale, Cain Schulte Gallery, San Francisco, CA

            January White Sale, curated by Beth Rudin DeWoody, Loretta Howard Gallery, New York, NY

            MAGNA CARTA: Art/Paper, Cain Schulte Gallery, San Francisco, CA

            Group Show, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

            Black & Blue, Lemberg Gallery, Ferndale, MI

2010    Elements of Nature: Selections from the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foudation, Carnegie Art Museum, Oxnard, CA

            PaperCut, Lemberg Gallery, Ferndale, MI

2009    On Paper, SHAHEEN modern and contemporary art, Cleveland, OH

            Topographies, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY

            Slash: Paper Under the Knife, Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY

            Unmistakable, HERE Art Center, New York, NY

            Paper Trail, Judi Rotenberg Gallery, Boston, MA

            Talk Dirty to Me, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

            Just What Are They Saying... (curated by Beth Rudin DeWoody), Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA 

2008    Long Time No See, Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH

            I Won't Grow Up, Cheim and Read, New York, NY

            Stable Scrawl, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

2007   Contemporary Art on Paper, Philadelphia Museum of Art,, Philadelphia, PA

2006    Analog Animation: Selections Spring 2006, The Drawing Center, New York, NY

2005    Portraits on Paper, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

            Underage, Clifford Chance E US LLP/Dinaburg Arts LLC, New York, NY

            4, Bruce Gallery, Edinboro University, Edinboro, PA

            WOVEN, Gallery W52, New York, NY

            Drawn Out, Gallery 400, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL

2004    Itsy Bitsy Spider, Feature Inc., New York, NY

2003    Welcome, Linda Schwartz Gallery, Cincinnati, OH 

2002    Walk to Zet & Spiders from Zet, Drawing Installations and Video Projections, Jeleni Gallery, Foundation and Center for Contemporary Art, Prague

            Summer Vacation, Linda Schwartz Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2001    Surface Active, The Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, OH

            Journal of Being, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA

            Accumulations, Kent State University, Akron, OH

            Working Space, Drawing and Film Installation, NeuRathaus Gallery, Munich, Germany

            Unit 2, What?, UNIT 2, Cincinnati, OH

1998    Stacked, The Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, OH

            Small Works, Linda Schwartz Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

1996    sortasorid, Dileia Contemporary, Cincinnati, OH

            Evicted, High Street Gallery, Oxford, OH

 

PERFORMANCE/SAW THEATER

Mark Fox was the Creative Director of Saw Theater. Co-founded in 1993 with Anthony Luensman, Saw Theater was a non-profit contemporary puppet theater that conceived and produced original multi-media performances often in collaboration with artists and writers.

2001    and the movement of hearts came at me like a storm.., Intermedia Festival,The Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, OH

1999    Account Me Puppet

               Theater for the New City, New York, NY

               Philadelphia Fringe Festival, Philadelphia, PA

               The Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, GA

               Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI

  Saw Theater Performance Space, Cincinnati, OH

The Kiss, Webcast in collaboration in conjunction with Franklin Furnace and Pseudo Programs, New York, NY

             The Temper Ris'n

               The Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

               Intermedia Festival, The Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, OH

            Faust, Creation and performance of two large-scale puppets for Charles Gounod's Faust, directed by Nicholas Muni, The Cincinnati Opera, Cincinnati, OH

1998    and the movement of hearts came at me like a storm.., The Festival of International Puppet Theater, P.S. 122, New York, NY

            A Criminal's Story, Saw Theater Performance Space, Cincinnati, OH

1997    Stain

               Thread Waxing Space, New York, NY

               The Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, MI

               Kenyon College, Gambier, OH

               Saw Theater Performance Space, Cincinnati, OH

            The Ascension, The Contemporary Dance Theater, Cincinnati, OH

1996    Wulitzer Voice, Saw Theater Performance Space, Cincinnati, OH

1995    Verses and Tongues, (Created and performed in conjunction with solo exhibit), Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH

1994    Ruins, Saw Theater Performance Space, Cincinnati, OH

            A Great Storm, Saw Theater Performance Space, Cincinnati, OH

1993    puppetstory, in situ, Cincinnati, OH

            Zorro, Shadow puppetry sequences commissioned in conjunction with The Ensemble Theater of Cincinnati Production.

 

 FILM/VIDEO

1999    Toy, Super 8 Film; 20 minutes, Super Super 8 Film Festival, Toured the U.S., Canada, Europe and Japan

Oyster Project, Super 8 Film created in conjunction with a live performance by the rock band Oyster, The Contemporary Dance Theater, Cincinnati, OH

1998    Built, Film Loop Mechanism, Crash, Rike Center, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH

Carousel Traces, Film Loop Mechanism (in collaboration with Andrea Sparks, 840 Gallery, College of Design, Architecture and Planning, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

1996    Filmworks, Screening of selected short animated films, Kaldis, Cincinnati, OH

 

FELLOWSHIPS/GRANTS/AWARDS/RESIDENCIES

2012    Versailles Foundation Munn Artists Program at Giverny

2002    Artist Residency, Foundation and Center for Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic

            The Jim Henson Foundation Project Grant

2001    Artist Residency, Working Space, Awarded by Kultureferat, Munich, Germany

            Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship

2000    The Jim Henson Foundation Project Grant

            Greater Cincinnati Foundation Award

1999    Artist Residency, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

            Otto M. Budig Foundation Grant

            The Fine Arts Fund of Cincinnati Fund

            Cincinnati Arts Allocation Grant

            Cinergy Foundation Grant

            Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship

            Ohio Arts Council Operation Support Grant

1998    Greater Cincinnati Foundation Award

            The Jim Henson Foundation Project Grant

            Cincinnati Arts Allocation Grant

            Ohio Arts Council Individual Fellowship

1997    Puffin Foundation Grant

            Cincinnati Arts Allocation Grant

            Artist Residency, The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI

1995    Greater Cincinnati Foundation Award

1994    Cincinnati Arts Allocation Grant

1993    Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship

 

RECENT BIBLIOGRAPHY

2013    Glentzer, Molly. "Mark Fox Exhibits at Hiram Butler Gallery," Houston Chronicle (April, 26, 2013)

            Kahn, Eve. "Art Imitates Indianapolis," The New York Times (January 16, 2013)

            Considine, Austin.  "Amidst Cuts, Indianapolis Museum Partners with Alexander Hotel," Art in America (March,

            2013)

2011    Nataraj, Nirmala.  "Mark Fox splatters, stains in art are intentional," San Francisco Chronicle (May 26, 2011)

2010    McClemont, Doug.  "Mark Fox," ARTnews (September 2010)

            "Mark Fox," The New Yorker (June 29, 2010)

            Mann, C. Griffith.  "Acquisitions 2009," Cleveland Art (March/April 2010)

2009    Klanten, Robert.  Papercraft.  Berlin, Die Gestalten Verlag GmbH & Co. KG, 2009

            Tranberg, Dan. "Artist Mark Fox draws on accidental to create abstract drawings," The Plain Dealer (July 12, 2009)

            "Overheard," Vogue (June 2009)

            "Whitney Watchers," Art in America online (June 12, 2009)

2008    "artisti a New York", Corriere della Sera Io Donna (January 2008)

            Kahn, Eve. "Extreme Art," ART + AUCTION (September 2008)

            Schultze, Troy. "Rice Gallery Hosts Outrageous Window Installation Dust," HOUSTON PRESS  (August 7, 2008)

            Crawford, Lynn. "Mark Fox, Paper Bulls," The Brooklyn Rail (July 2008)

 Johnson, Ken. "Some Shows for Escape, Some for Introspection," The New York Times (July 4, 2008)

2007    "Mark Fox," The New Yorker (November 12, 2007)

         

                       

 

 

 

 



Erik Parker
Believe the Hype, 2001
mixed media on paper
72 x 36 inches

Jay Heikes
Necromicon, 2004
collage on paper
48 x 60 inches


Jay Heikes
Behemoth, 2004
collage on paper
48 x 60 inches

Matthias Weischer
Untitled (Zeichnung - WV Nr. 746), 2005
oil pastel and graphite on paper
19.5 x 28 cm


Marcel Dzama
Untitled, 1997
watercolor and ink on paper
12 5/8 x 9 3/4 inches

Jonathan Lasker
Untitled, 1998
photogravure with watercolor, pencil, varnish and pomade in artist's frame
image: 4 3/8 x 6 inches


TR Ericsson
Dining Room, 2008
nicotine on paper
20 x 16 inches

Luc Tuymans
Villa, 1992
watercolor on paper
11 x 14 inches


Richard Serra
Videy Afangar #6, 1991
etching
10 x 12 inches
edition: 75
Gerard Richter
Eis 2, 2003
silkscreen on paper
40 1/2 x 32 inches


Mark Fox
Pink Door, 2009
ink, watercolor, acrylic, marker, gouache, graphite pencil, colored pencil and crayon
22 1/2 x 28 1/2 inches