Chronologie

1954
Born Washington D.C.
1972 – 1975
Yale University, New Haven
1987
Richard and Hinda Rosenthal Award
1987
American Academy and Institute for the Arts and Letters
1990
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship
1992
BFA, Certificate of Art Therapy, School of Visual Arts
1993
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship
1996
New York Foundation for the Art Fellowship
1999
Pollock -Krasner Foundation Award
2002
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
Performance: "...Paul Klee's Heroic Strokes..." John Good Gallery, NYC
Performance: "Seventh Circle of Hell..." Collaboration with Hit and Run Theater, Brooklyn, NY
Performance: "There Is No Inside..." Thread Waxing Space, NYC
Performance: "Miles Is in the Soup..." Jiminez & Algus Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Richard and Hinda Rosenthal Award American Academy and Institute for the Arts & Letters
Performance: "...(+ A Healing Circle)" Mustard Factory, Brooklyn, NY
Performance: "45 Minutes Worth..." Andrea Rosen Gallery, NYC
Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York

Expositions

2011 – 2012
Staring Into The Sun, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Germany
2011
Corcoran Gallery for Art, Washington D.C. (solo)
2010
Koch Oberhuber Wolff, Berlin (solo)
2010
Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York (with Joe Bradley) (solo)
2010
Devotion, Zurcher Studio, New York
2009
Abstract America: New Painting and Sculpture, Saatchi Gallery, London
2009
The Ballad that becomes an anthem, curated by Stephen Westfall, ACME, Los Angeles
2009
Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, Put it on Paper
2009
Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn NY, INSIDE ABSTRACTION - Part 1
2009
Envoy Gallery, New York, Forgotten in the Smile
2009
KOW ISSUE 5, Koch Oberhuber Wolff, Berlin (solo)
2009
Works on Paper, Michell-Innes & Nash, New York (solo)
2008
Unnameable Things, Artspace, New Haven
2008
Shape Shifters: New York Painters, A.D. Gallery, University of North Carolina at Pembroke
2008
Chris Martin, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, NY (solo)
2008
American Abstraction, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, NY
2007
Abstract, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, NY
2007
Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, NY
2007
Heralds of Creative Anachronism, D‘Amelio Terras, New York
2007
Unfathom, Max Protetch, New York
2007
Painting as Fact – Fact as Fiction, de Pury & Luxembourg, Zurich
2007
Block Party II: An Exhibition of Drawings , Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
2007
Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles (solo)
2006
Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles (solo)
2006
Abstract, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York
2006
Invitational Exhibit, American Academy of Arts and Letters
2006
Getting it right, OSP Gallery, Boston
2006
Block Party: An Exhibition of Drawings, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
2006
Leslie Roberts, Chris Martin, Gelah Penn Holiday Gallery, Brooklyn
2006
Everywhichway, Thorpe Gallery, New York
2006
Inside Out, Byrdcliffe Arts Colony, Woodstock
2006
Mirror Of Our Obsessions and Fears, Black and White Gallery, Brooklyn
2006
War is over, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn
2006
Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA (solo)
2005
The Painted World, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center
2005
Meditative, Feature Gallery, New York
2005
Paint it Black, Betty Cunningham Gallery, New York
2005
Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn (solo)
2005
Field Questions, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia
2005
Tastes Like Chicken Art Space, Brooklyn, NY, Project Diversity
2005
Andre Zarre Gallery, New York, NY, 30th Anniversary Exhibition
2005
Uta Scharf Gallery, New York (solo)
2004
Tastes Like Chicken Art Space, Brooklyn, NY, Art of the Neighborhood
2004
Studio 18 Gallery, New York, NY, “Counterpoise”
2004
N3 Project Space, Brooklyn, NY, The Color Imperative
2004
Peace, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn
2004
Luck of the drawn, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington
2004
Naked, June Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland
2004
Contemporary New York, J. Johnson Gallery, Jacksonville Beach
2004
In Face of Silence, Karl Ernst Osthaus Museum, Hagen
2003
Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Staten Island, N.Y., The Invisible Thread
2003
The Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, N.Y., Clear Intentions
2003
Black and White Gallery, Brooklyn N.Y. The Incredible Lightness of Being
2002
Integrated Sensibilities, Andre Zarre Gallery, New York
2002
All Drawing, Gallery 817, Philadelphia
2002
Merry, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn
2001
Made in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Rail Gallery, Brooklyn
2001
Waitig List, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington
2001
Luck of the Drawn, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington
2001
Expanding Tradition, Deutsche Bank Gallery, New York
2001
Malca Fine Arts, New York (solo)
2001
Galapagos Art and Performance Space, Brooklyn, N.Y. (solo)
2001
Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, N.Y. (solo)
2000
Galapagos Art and Performance Space, Brooklyn, N.Y. (solo)
2000
Significant Pursuits: Paint and Geometry, Smack Mellon Studios, Brooklyn
2000
Painting Abstraction, New York Studio School, New York
2000
Fundamental Occurrences, Malca Fine Art
2000
Flashlight, Flipside Gallery, Brooklyn
2000
An Hommage to Albert Pinkham Ryder, The State of the Art Gallery, Brooklyn
1999
Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, N.Y., Rage for Art on Paper
1998
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, N.C., Art
1998
Bill Maynes Gallery, New York (solo)
1998
The Word on Art, Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick
1998
Paintings, N3 Project Space, Brooklyn
1997
Blanc and White, Mott Works Gallery, New York
1997
Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, N.Y. (solo)
1997
Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, Alive and Well - New Painting
1997
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, N.Y., Current Undercurrents - Working in Brooklyn
1997
Walsh Art Gallery, Fairfield University, CN., Christ in Recent New York Art
1996
Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston (solo)
1995
Works on Paper, Curated by Chris, S. Cono Pizzeria
1995
Bernard Toale Gallery Boston, MA (solo)
1994
Review/Preview, Bernard Toale Gallery Boston, MA
1994
Le Temps d'un Dessin, Gallerie de l'Ecole des Beaux Arts Lorient, France
1993
Contemporary Drawings Part 2, Arena Gallery NYC
1993
Four Walls at P.S.1 - Seven Rooms / Seven Shows, Curated by Amy S, P.S.1 Museum Long Island City, NY
1992
A New American Flag, Max Protech Gallery NYC
1992
John Good Gallery NYC (solo)
1991
Visions/Revisions: Selections from the Contemporary Collection, The Denver Museum
1991
Ecstasy, Dooley La Cappellaine NYC
1991
Works on Paper, John Good Gallery
1991
Young American Painters, Tavelli Gallery Aspen, CO
1991
Jiminez & Algus Gallery, Brooklyn (solo)
1991
Installation for Jim Harrison, Jiminez & Algus Gallery Brooklyn, NY
1990
John Good Gallery NYC (solo)
1989
HBO Headquarters, New York, Contemporary Abstract Painting
1989
Cyrus Gallery, New York, Painting Between Awareness and Desire
1988
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, N.Y., Institute of North American Studies, Barcelona, Spain, Sightings - Drawing with Color
1988
Diane Brown Gallery NYC (solo)
1988
Philippe Briet Gallery NYC (solo)
1987
Mary Delahoyd Gallery NYC
1987
The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, N.Y., Working in Brooklyn
1985
Mary Delahoyd Gallery NYC
1980
Thread Building NYC