Timeline

1973
Beloit College
1975
New York University
1979
School of Visual Arts, NY, BFA
1988
Kanoria Centre for Art, Artist in Residence, Ahmedabad, India
1989
Art Matters Inc., Painting Grant
1989
Yaddo Residence, Saratoga Springs, NY
1992
Macdowell Residence, Peterborough, NH
1995
Bard College, NY, MFA, Elaine de Kooning Memorial Fellowship
1995
NEA Fellowship in Painting
1999
Pollock-Krasner Foundation Fellowship, New York, NY
1999
Civitella Ranieri Foundation Fellowship/Residency, Umbria, Italy
1999
Joan Mitchell Foundation Fellowship
1999
Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award
2001
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship in Painting, New York, NY
Lives and works in New York

Exhibitions

2009
Amy Sillman, carlier | gebauer, Berlin
2009
Amy Sillman, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY
2009
Paint Made Flesh, Frist Center for Visual Arts, Nashville, TN, curated by Mark Scala
2008
Directions: Amy Sillman, Third Person Singular, The Hirschhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington DC (solo)
2008
The Tang Teaching Museum at Skidmore College, Saragota Springs, NY (solo)
2008
Amy Sillman, Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, LA (solo)
2008
Oranges and Sardines, Hammer Museum at UCLA, LA
2008
Prospect.1, New Orleans Biennale, New Orleans, LA
2008
Order. Desire. Light: An Exhibition of Contemporary Drawings, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin IRE
2007
Person, Place or Thing, carlier | gebauer, Berlin (solo)
2007
Suitors & Strangers, Blaffer Gallery, The Art Museum of the University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
2007
Poets on Painters, Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, KS, April 19-August 5
2007
The Good, The Bad and the Ugly, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA, January 18- February 24
2006
Gifts Go in One Direction, Apexart, New York, NY, July 5-August 12
2006
The Other One, Susanne Vielmetter LA Projects, Culver City, CA (solo)
2006
"The Triumph of Painting", Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
2006
Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY (solo)
2005
Cut, Susanne Vielmetter LA Projects, Culver City, CA, October 15- December 3
2005
Post Modern, Greene Naftali, New York, NY, January 14- February 19
2005
The Other One, Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA (solo)
2004
Dana Schutz, Amy Sillman, Kara Walker, Brent Sikkema, New York, NY, September 7- October 2
2004
ICA Ramp project, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
2004
Whitney Biennial, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
2004
Open House: Working in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
2004
Affect, Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art, Collegeville, PA
2004
True Stories, Johnson County Community College Gallery of Art, Overland Park, KS
2003
I am curious (yellow), Brent Sikkema, New York, NY (solo)
2003
Comic Release: Negotiating Identity for a New Generation, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA (traveled to New Orleans Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans LA; University of North Texas, Denton TX; Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA; Armory Center for the Arts, Old Pasadena, CA)
2002
Letters from Texas, Jaffe-Friede Strauss Galleries, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hannover, NH
2002
Officina America ReteEmiliaRomagna, Gallaria d’Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy; Chiostri di San Domenico, Imola, Italy; Galleria Comunale ex Pescheria, Via Pescheria, Cesena, Italy; Palazzo dell’ Arengo, Rimini
2002
Paintings, Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2001
I’m Not Sure: Contructing Identity at the Turn of the Century, Susquehanna Art Musuem, Harrisburg, PA
2001
Galleria Marabini, Bologna, Italy (solo)
2000
Brent Sikkema, New York, NY (solo)
2000
Greater New York, P.S.1, New York, NY
1999
I’m Not Here: Constructing Identity at the Turn of the Century, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA
1999
Brooklyn, New Work, Cincinnati Center for Contemporary Art, Cincinnati, OH
1998
Pop Surrealism (with Team SHaG), The Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
1998
Casey Kaplan, New York, NY (solo)
1997
Art on Paper, The Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC
1996
Casey Kaplan, New York, NY (solo)
1996
Imaginary Beings, Exit Art, New York, NY
1995
Summer Group Show, Stefano Basilico, New York, NY
1995
Wheel of Fortune, Lombard Fried Gallery, New York, NY
1995
Imaginary Beings, Exit Art, New York, NY
1995
International Graphics Biennial, Gyor, Hungary
1995
Invitational Exhibition, Anina Nosei, New York, NY
1995
Obsession, Chassie Post Gallery, New York, NY
1994
Lipton Owens Company, New York, NY (solo)
1994
Out West and Back East New Work from LA and NY, Santa Monica Museum, Los Angeles, CA
1993
Figure as Fiction, Cincinnati Center for Contemporary Art, Cincinnati, OH
1993
Paintings, Trial Balloon Gallery, New York, NY
1993
Mating Instinct, Penine Hart Gallery, New York, NY
1993
Invitational Exhibition, Stux Gallery, New York, NY
1993
Paintings, Salvatore Ala Gallery, New York, NY
1993
1920, Exit Art, New York, NY
1992
Seven Rooms/Seven Curators (with four walls), P.S.1., Long Island City, NY
1991
New Generations: New York, Carnegie Mellon Art Center, Pittsburgh, PA
1991
Ledia Flam Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1988
Kanoria Centre for Art, Ahmedabad, India (solo)

Literature

2007
Norden, Linda, Amy Sillman: The Elephant in the Painting, Artforum, February 2007, pp. 238-245
2007
Molesworth, Helen, Looking Back: Solo Shows, Artforum, January 2007, p.134
2007
Baker, Kenneth. “Photographer Sugimoto to be all over town,” San Francisco Chronicle, Saturday February 17, 2007
2007
Halle, Howard. “Art Goes Boom,” Time Out New York, Feb 22-28, p.16
2007
Hinrichsen, Jens: “Die Liebe ist eine Baustelle,” in: Der Tagesspiegel, 17.03.2007.
2007
Hamed, Sherin: “Shut your eyes and see,” in: Artnet Magazine, http://www.artnet.de/magazine/reviews/hamed/hamed03-19-07.asp, 19.03.2007.
2006
Who Cares, c. 2006 Creativetime ISBN: 1-928570-02X
2006
Selected by the Stars, The Art Newspaper, Saturday-Sunday 14-15 October, 2006, p.6
2006
Ashford, Doug, and Anne Pasternak. Who Cares, d.a.p. ISBN 1-928570-02-X
2006
Richer, Francesca, and Matthew Rosenzweig, ed. No. 1: First Works by 362 Artists, d.a.p. ISBN 1-933045-09-4.
2006
Maine, Stephan. “Amy Sillman at Sikkema Jenkins,” Art in America, September, 2006.
2006
Blum, Kelly, and Annette DiMeo Carlozzi, ed. Blanton Museum of Art: American Art Since 1900, The University of Texas at Austin, 2006.
2005
Israel, Nico. “Candyland,” Vogue, March 2005
2005
Pagel, David. “Depicting the Delights of Spring,” Los Angeles Times, Friday April 8, p. E26
2005
“Amy Sillman: The Other One,” review, Modern Painters, June 2005
2005
Spaid, Sue. “Landscape Confection,” ArtUS, Issue 9, July-September p. 44
2004
“Whitney Biennial,” The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, March 11- June 13 (Exhibition Catalog)
2004
“Open House: Working in Brooklyn,” Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY, (Exhibition Catalog) c. 2004 ISBN 0872731502
2004
Installation, Selected by Dana Schutz, Modern Painters, Autumn 2004, p.64
2004
Halle, Howard. “Local Color,” BKLYN, Spring, 2004, p. 29-30
2004
Lovelace, Carey. “How to visit a Studio,” ArtNews, October, pp.178-9
2004
Modern Art, Sam Hunter, John Jacobus, Daniel Wheeler, Third Edition, c. Pearson/Prentice Hall 2004, ISBN 0-13-189565-6