Gwenn Thomas


Lives and works in New York.


1964-68 Cooper Union School of Art, NY
1963 Sorbonne, Paris

Selected Solo Exhibitions

Art Projects International, New York, NY

Rose Burlingham Gallery, New York, NY

Art Projects International, New York, NY

Yvon Lambert New York

Galerie Hafemann, Wiesbaden, Germany
Art Projects International, NY

Northampton Community College, Bethlehem, PA
New Arts Program, Kutztown, PA

Art Projects International, NY

Galerie Hafemann, Wiesbaden, Germany

Galleria Acta International, Rome

Black + Greenberg Gallery, NY

Grace Borgenicht Gallery, NY

Galeria EMI Valentim de Carvalho, Lisbon

Grace Borgenicht Gallery, NY

John Weber Gallery, NY, Galerie Gillespie, Laage, Salomon, Paris

C Space, NY

Fotogalerie in Forum Stadtpark, Graz, Austria,
Modern-Art Galerie, Vienna

Galerie Wilde, Cologne


Selected Group Exhibitions

Jack Smith: Cologne, 1974. Photographs by Gwenn Thomas, Film by Birgit Hein, Space Studios, London
Patterns of Interference, ShowRoom Gowanus, NY
Gwenn Thomas and Sarah Mattes, Bull and Ram, NY
Abstraction and Empathy (with Barbara Hatfield, Nancy Haynes and Jan Meissner, curated by Carl E. Hazlewood) FiveMyles, NY
Bohemian Nights 4: The secret life of artists. (with Liza Bear, Dianne Blell, David Clarkson, Luigi Colarullo, Egan Frantz, Gerd Stern and others) IMC Lab and Gallery, NY

Number Six: Flaming Creatures
(with John Bock, Lizzie Fitch, Paul McCarthy, Bruce Nauman, Tony Oursler, Paper Rad, Peaches, Ryan Trecartin, Ed Ruscha and others)
Julia Stoschek Collection

Accomplices. The photographer and the artist around 1970, Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw, Poland
I was a male Yvonne De Carlo (with John Baldessari, Guy Ben-Ner, Julien Bismuth and Jean-Pascal Flavien, Birgit Hein, Stanley Brouwn, Allen Ruppersberg, Jack Smith and others) Museo de Arte Contemporaneo De Castilla y Leon, Leon, Spain
Williamsburg 2000, curated by Larry Walczak, Art101, Brooklyn, NY
70 Years of Abstract Painting–Excerpts, Jason McCoy Gallery, New York, NY

Slow News International, The Arts at Mark’s Garage, Honolulu, HI

Seriality By Hand, curated by Richard Turnbull, Manhattan Graphics, NY

Photo+, curated by Lilly Wei, Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San Antonio, TX
French Kiss, organized by Rob Wynne, JGM Galerie, Paris

Contrappunto, BAU Institute Gallery, Richard Sena Projects, Hudson, NY
Neoplastic Redux, organized by Miles Manning, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, NY
The Material Sign, curated by Stephen Westfall, Florence Lynch Gallery, NY

Suitcase, curated by Daniele Di Lodovico, Museo Di Palazzo Pietromarchi, Marsciano, Italy (Traveling)
New York Public Library, Mid-Manhattan Branch, NY

Multiple Encounters, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi, India (Traveling)
Paper and Process, Art Projects International, NY
The Michael Hoffman Tribute Collection, Philadelphia Museum of Art, PA

Ten Years 1993-2003: Art Projects International, @ im n iL, Brooklyn, NY and Art Projects
International, NY
The Recurrent, Haunting Ghost: Reflections of Marcel Duchamp in Modern and Contemporary Art
Francis M. Naumann Fine Art, NY
Wandering Library Project of The International Artists’ Museum, curated by
Doron Polak, Museo Ebraico di Venezia, Venice. (50th Biennale di Venezia)

The Fireplace Room Show, curated by Willoughby Sharp, C.U.A.N.D.O., NY
Chromatic Cryptology, Tribes Gallery, A Gathering of the Tribes, NY
Group Show, Holly Solomon Gallery, The Armory Show, Piers 88 & 90, NY
In the Lake, curated by Katharine Umsted, Malca Fine Art, NY


Selected Collections

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY
University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, KY
The Chase Manhattan Bank
Charles Saatchi, London, UK
São Schlumberger, Paris, France
Davis, Polk & Wardwell, NY
C.A.M., Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Progressive Art Collection, Mayfield, OH
Manhattan Graphics Center, The Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, DC
Philadelphia Museum of Art, PA
Citigroup, NY