Chronologie

1949
Born in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
Lives in Gary, Indiana
Teaches at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Expositions

2008 – 2009
Kay Rosen, Yvon Lambert Gallery, Paris, France
2008
Kay Rosen, Yvon Lambert Gallery, New York
2008
Kay Rosen, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
2008
In the Beginning: Artists Respond to Genesis, Contemporary Jewish Museum, Inaugural Exhibition, San Francisco, USA
2008
Always There, Max Hetzler Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2008
Prospect .1 New Orleans, an international biennial curated by Dan Cameron
2007
La parola nell'arte, Mart–Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Italy
2007
Words Fail Me, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD), USA
2007
Emerging Wor(l)ds, Billboard Projects for Tina B.– The Prague Contemporary Art Festival 2007, Prague, Czech Republic
2007
Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up To Me, Presentation House Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2007
Go Between, curated by Dan Devening, Devening Projects + Editions, Chicago, USA
2007
Touch-Down, Galerie Freidrich, Basel, Switzerland
2007
numerica, Palazzo delle Papesse - Centro Arte Contemporanea, Siena, Italy
2007
Kay Rosen: Editions and Multiples, Helga Maria Klosterfelde Edition, Berlin, Germany
2006
Kay Rosen: Wall Paintings and Drawings 2002-2006, Yvon Lambert Gallery, New York
2006
Project (04-05/06), Yvon Lambert Gallery, Paris, France
2006
Wall Paintings and Drawings, Yvon Lambert New York, NY
2006
Kay Rosen: Project (04/05/06, Yvon Lambert Paris, France
2006
Under the Skin: Tattoos and American Culture, NC, curated by Ron Platt, Asheville Museum of Art
2006
Gaylen Gerber, Fondation Musee d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
2006
Having New Eyes, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO, curated by Heidi Zuckerman Jacobson
2006
40th Anniversary Exhibition, Yvon Lambert Paris, France
2006
Role Playing, BCB Gallery, Hudson, New York
2006
No Lemons, No Melon, David Krut Projects, New York, curated by Sheila Pepe and Carrie Moyer
2005
Looking at Words: The Formal Presence of Text in Modern and Contemporary Works on Paper, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
2005
General Ideas, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, curated by Matthew Higgs CA, "A Thousand Words," Inman Gallery, Houston, TX
2005
R3: Reading, 'Ritin, 'Rithmatic 30 Years Later, Castle Gallery, The College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY, curated by Susan Canning
2005
Navy Pierwalk 2005, Chicago, IL, curated by Peter Schjeldahl
2005
Gray Kapernekas Gallery, New York, NY
2005
Kay Rosen: (No) Comment, Galerie Klosterfelde, Berlin, Germany
2004
"Kay Rosen: HALFULL, Recent Wall Paintings and Collages," University Art Museum, University of California at Santa Barbara, California
2004
Kay Rosen: Big Talk, organized by Justin Paton, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand
2004
New Word Order: Kay Rosen, Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, Virginia
2003
Kay Rosen, The Suburban, Oak Park, Illinois, (2003-4)
2003
Kay Rosen: Rooms, Galerie Friedrich, Basel, Switzerland
2002
Kay Rosen: Collages 1999-2002, The Drawing Center’s The Drawing Room, New York

Publications

2006
HELLO AGAIN, commission, Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies, Chicago
2005
BLUE MONDAY, Web Page Project, Bronx Museum of Art
2005
ARTUS, "The Center is a Concept," Issue 5/6, pp. 32-35, January-February
2005
NEVER ODD OR EVEN, a permanent installation for the Indianapolis Museum of Art
2004
"[SIC]", cover + 12-page portfolio
2001 – 2002
BLACK BOOK MAGAZINE, "Fact Annihilates Fantasy," pp. 66-67, New York, NY
2000
BIENNIAL VOICES, Whitney Museum of American Art, 2000 Biennial, Audio CD (Kay Rosen, "Banner Yet Wave," track 6)
1999
PUBLIC + ARTISTS PROGRAM, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, (CD Audiotour written and produced by artist for "Kay Rosen: Lifeli[k]e"
1998
CHICAGO REVIEW (front and back covers), University of Chicago, Vol. 44, No.2
LANDFALL (Journal of Arts and Letters, University of Otago Press, Dunedin, New Zealand), Issue 207