Gwenn Thomas

 

Lives and works in New York.

Education

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

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2011
Art Projects International, New York, NY

2010
Rose Burlingham Gallery, New York, NY

2008
Art Projects International, New York, NY

2006
Yvon Lambert New York

2005
Galerie Hafemann, Wiesbaden, Germany
Art Projects International, NY

2004
Northampton Community College, Bethlehem, PA
New Arts Program, Kutztown, PA

2002
Art Projects International, NY

2001
Galerie Hafemann, Wiesbaden, Germany

1996
Galleria Acta International, Rome

1994
Black + Greenberg Gallery, NY

1991
Grace Borgenicht Gallery, NY

1989
Galeria EMI Valentim de Carvalho, Lisbon

1986
Grace Borgenicht Gallery, NY

1982
John Weber Gallery, NY, Galerie Gillespie, Laage, Salomon, Paris

1979
C Space, NY

1978
Fotogalerie in Forum Stadtpark, Graz, Austria,
Modern-Art Galerie, Vienna

1975
Galerie Wilde, Cologne

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2013
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

2012
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

2011
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

2009
Slow News International, The Arts at Mark’s Garage, Honolulu, HI

2008
Seriality By Hand, curated by Richard Turnbull, Manhattan Graphics, NY

2007
Photo+, curated by Lilly Wei, Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San Antonio, TX
French Kiss, organized by Rob Wynne, JGM Galerie, Paris

2006
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

2005
Suitcase, curated by Daniele Di Lodovico, Museo Di Palazzo Pietromarchi, Marsciano, Italy (Traveling)
New York Public Library, Mid-Manhattan Branch, NY

2004
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

2003
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)

2001
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