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LINDA GRIGGS

Represented by Christopher Stout Gallery, NYC




SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 

Bad Toys and Ass Whippings, ADO Gallery, NYC

2016

What to Do with the Body Christopher Stout Gallery, NYC

2015

The First Time Is Not Like Porn Christopher Stout Gallery, NYC 

2012

I'm Not Sure I Should Be Telling You This. Catalog PDF. Essay by Jeffrey Cyphers Wright. Hampden Gallery, UMASS Amherst, MA

1994
Family Outing Carolyn J. Roy Gallery (catalog essay, Therese Lichtenstein) NYC



SELECTED EXHIBITIONS


2017

Summer Sex Lichtundfire Gallery, NYC


2016

Army of Lovers Christopher Stout Gallery, NYC

Through the Rabbit Hole, Nation IV Sideshow Gallery, NYC

Shades of Red Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA

Interim LES Gallery, NYC

Groundswell’s Art Auction Benefit, NYC


2015

Body Christopher Stout Gallery, NYC

The Eye Witness Project (A Fine Arts Center 40th Anniversary Event) Co-curators, Sally Curcio and Anne LaPrade Seuthe  Catalog PDF  Hampden Gallery UMASS Amherst MA

All | Together | Different: A Survey of Working Artists on the Lower East Side  [Including Kiki Smith, Richard Hambleton, Roger Welch, Aton Van Dalen] Manny Cantor Center,  NYC 

eyewash REDUX  Curated by Larry Walczak. Firework Gallery  NYC

Closed Circuit  Curated by Carlo McCormick  Abrazo Interno  NYC

Circle the Wagons III   Sideshow Gallery  NYC

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer charity auction   Asbury Park, NJ


2014

Hotter Than July  Curated by Savannah Spirit. Catalog PDF  NYC   

Cutlog at The Clemente NYC 

E32 goes to the fair  NYC

Posit: A Journal of Literature and Art  Posit 2, April  NYC

The Clemente  Group Show  Abrazo Interno  NYC

BOOG City: A Community Newspaper from a Group of Writers Based in and around New York City's East Village Issue 93  NYC


2013 

Nation II: At the Alamo  Sideshow  NYC 

Curate NYC  Guest curator, Lizetta LeFalle Collins  NYC 

The Bark  Winter/Holiday issue  Berkeley, CA

2012 

Mite Curated by Amelia Arenas. Iwami Art Museum  Masuda-shi, Shimane-ken, Japan 

Awakened Curated by Alix Sloan. AFA NYC  NYC

Worth Telling Curated by Erik Sanner and Linda Griggs. Abrazo Interno Gallery, The Clemente  NYC 

Nosebleed  Curated by Eric Foss. Fuse Gallery at Lit Lounge  NYC 

Animals Curated by Ron Richter. Abrazo Interno Gallery, The Clemente  NYC 

White Box Benefit honoring AI Wei Wei. NYC 

2011

Find & Combine - [Elisabeth Condon, Judith Simonian, Amy Hill, Mary Ann Standell, Carla Gannis] 
Abrazo Interno Gallery, The Clemente  NYC


2010

Sweetness and Light: Art Made of or About Candy, Cakes, and Sugar  Catalog PDF  Catalog essay by Wesley Gibson. 

[Richard Baker, Tom Bogaert, Ya Ya Chou, Sally Curcio, Lori Ellison, Emily Eveleth, Linda Griggs, Julia Jacquette, Christina Marsh, Tracy Miller, Mary Schiliro, Lynn Talbot, Mary Jo Vath, Jessica Westbook, Chris Wright]  Hampden Gallery, UMASS Amherst, MA


2009

Black Walnut Ink Drawings  The Tides  Asbury Park, NJ

A.I.R.Benefit Exhibition  NYC

Community~Word Project's 9th Annual Benefit National Arts Club  NYC


2008
Walk-Ins Welcome, Umbrella Arts/Curcio Projects  NYC
PS122 for $122 Invitational Benefit Exhibition PS122  NYC 
Providence Art Windows Summer Invitational  Providence, R.I. 
Broadthinking Cosmology Map ABC No Rio  NYC
Clothesline Benefit 
ABC No Rio  NYC
Community~Word Project's 8th Annual Benefit  NYC
Sweetness & Light  
E32 5C Cultural Center  NYC
Dance Parade Benefit  NYC
Mad Hatters Review Benefit  NYC 

2007
This Can't Be Happening Curated by Aaron Friedman  Sputnik Brooklyn, NY
Flights of Fancy  E32  35 Clinton Street  NYC
Brite: Building Readiness in Tomorrow's Entrepreneurs 2nd Benefit Action  Asian Cultural Center, NYC
Galleryless Gallery at Artcrimes  NYC 

Community~Word Project's 7th Annual Benefit, NYC
2006
Working Space 06 Cuchifritos art gallery/project space [Rune Olsen, Nola Romano, Chitra Ganesh] NYC

2005
Method Becomes Practice Office of the Manhattan Borough President  NYC
2004
Artists in the Studio: 30 Years at the Millay Colony for the Arts Albany International Airport Gallery Albany, NY
The matzo files  Inaugural Show at Streits Matzo Factory  NYC
SHARE: Benefit for Women's Cancers Sideshow Gallery  NYC
Friends of Hunter College Galleries Benefit Auction  NYC 

2002
Friends Seminary Benefit Auction  NYC
2000
Summer Group Show  Bart Gallery  Cincinnati, OH
Friends of the Hunter College Art Galleries Benefit  NYC
1999
Human/Nature  Lynn Chavez Gallery  San Francisco, CA
1998
Friends of Hunter College Art Galleries
 Benefit Auction  NYC
The Bronx High School of Science Benefit Auction  NYC
Union Settlement House Benefit Auction  NYC
Friends Seminary Benefit Auction  NYC 
Women's Show III: Home & Fringe Dwellers  Bullet Space & ABC No Rio  NYC 
1996 
Colored Stories: Depictions of Race in Narrative Art [Kerry James Marshall, Carrie Mae Weems] Scope Art Gallery - mediabridge.com/nyc/scope  NYC

1995
An Exhibition of Poets Chap Books  Hamilton Fish Branch, NY Public Library  NYC 
Beauty/Death Scope Art Gallery - mediabridge.com/nyc/scope  NYC

1994
A Sense of Place  Gahlberg Gallery at the College of Du Page. Catalog.  Glen Ellyn, IL

1993 
Linda Griggs, Allen Hansen and Donald MacFadyen
 Joy Roy Fine Art  NYC
Representational Paintings: Advertisements, Snap Shots & Underwear
 Flamingo East  NYC
Group Show Bennett Gallery
 Knoxville, TN
Group Show 
Bachelier-Cardonsky Gallery  Kent, CT

1992 
Contemporary Icons: From the Sublime to the Fetishistic  
Curated by Susan Edwards. Catalog essay by Susan Edwards. [Dottie Attie, Richard Baker, Vija Celmins, Mark Innerst, Donald MacFadyen, Joan Nelson, Mary Jo Vath] Leubsdorf Art Gallery at Hunter College  NYC 

Group Exhibition Joy Roy Fine Art  NYC 
Group Show 
Vim Gallery  Richmond, VA

1991 
The First Decade of the M.F.A. Program Hunter College 
catalog  NYC
Artists and the American Yard 
Wustum Museum of Fine Arts  catalog Racine, WI

1990 
Seven Women Artists ‑ New Talent  
Katherina Rich Perlow Gallery  NYC

1989 

The Family in Contemporary Art  Curated by Faith Ringgold and Sidney Goodman. Nexus Gallery  Philadelphia, PA 

Talbot-Perkins Adoption Program benefit auction Christies Inc  NYC 
Small Works 80 Washington Square East Galleries 
Curated by Carlo Lamagna  NYC 
Small Paintings 
Gallery La Luz  La Luz, NM 

Small Works Curated by Barbara Toll.  Washington Square East Galleries   NYC  

1986 

Group Show Now Gallery  NYC

1985 
Free Lunch 
Free Lunch Gallery  NYC  
Summer Group Show 
Vox Populi/American Fine Arts  NYC


COLLECTIONS

JP Morgan Chase    Peter Klein/Obac Corporation    Ann Partlow    Sheila Curran Bernhard    Eileen Schwab    Therese Lictenstein    Alix Sloane  Rich Timperio

Rena Kosersky & Tony Robbins    Carolyn J. Roy    Susan Schreiber    Jan Hanvick    Karen Marsden    Barbara Lubliner   Mark Masyga   Perry Lowe  Peter Bourbeau


AWARDS/FELLOWSHIPS

The MacDowell Colony for the Arts Peterborough, NH    Millay Colony for the Arts  Austerlitz, NY    Change, Inc.  NYC    

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council  NYC   Artists'Alliance - LES Rotating Studio Program, NYC



BIBLIOGRAPHY (incomplete)

New York Times, New York, NY, Sunday, Sept. 25, 1994, Arts and Leisure Guide, listing.

Cover, New York, New York October 1994, Painter Redevelops the Roots of Soul by Jeanne C. Wilkinson (illus., Happy Motoring)

Family Outing exhibition catalogue by Therese Lichtenstein, Sept. 1994. Carolyn J. Roy Gallery, New York, NY (illus., Red Indian)

A Sense of Place exhibition catalogue by Eileen Broido, Jan. 1994. The Gahlberg Gallery at the College of Du Page, Glen Ellyn, IL (illus., My Mother in her Wedding Dress)

HX Issue Issue 28:17 April 1992, short list

Contemporary Icons: From the Sublime to the Fetishistic, exhibition catalogue and essay by Susan Edwards, November 1992. The Bertha and Karl Leubsdorf Art Gallery at Hunter College, New York, NY. (illus., Home Beauty Salon, 1991.)

The Sunday Gazette, Austerlitz, NY, November 24, 1991, Poet's Legacy by Eleanor Koblenz

Artists and the American Yard, exhibition catalogue and essay by Bruce W. Pepich, Director, June 1991. the Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, Racine, Wisconsin.

The Milwaukee Journal, September 1, 1991, Racine show has a fun time with yard goods, by James Auer

Art Matters, Philadelphia, PA, Feb. 1989, Reviews in Brief by Kathy Curnow Nasara.

Philadelphia Daily News, Jan. 20, 1989, Multi-Media Look at the Family by Dave Bittan.

The Philadelphia Inquirer, Jan. 14, 1989, On Galleries by Victoria Donohoe.



EDUCATION

1984 Master of Fine Art Hunter College

1982 Bachelor of Fine Art Virginia Commonwealth University