Benjamin Edwards  (American, 1970) 


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Benjamin Edwards Biography
1970   Born in Iowa City, Iowa
1991   BA, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), CA
1992   San Francisco Art Institute, CA, Graduate Painting Program
1997   MFA, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
  Lives and works in Washington D.C.
Selected Exhibitions
2010   Welt und System, Städtische Galerie Dresden, Dresden, Germany
2010   Skeptical Landscapes, Herter Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA (catalogue)
2010   Currents, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY
2009   Futurescape, Contemporary Art Galleries, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT (solo)
2009   Summer Exhibition, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY
2009   Idylls, The World Bank, in collaboration with Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC (illustrated brochure)
2008 - 2009   Excerpt: Selections from the Collection of Jeanne Greenberg Rohatyn, the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY (catalogue)
2008 - 2009   Worlds Away: New Suburban Landscapes, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN; traveled to Heinz Architectural Center, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
2008   To Infinity and Beyond: Mathematics in Contemporary Art, The Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, NY
2008   Democracity, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
2008   The Triumph of Democracy: Inside the Studio: Benjamin Edwards, The Print Center, Philadelphia (solo)
2007   Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako Richard, Paris, France (solo)
2007   The Incomplete, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY
2007   The Incomplete Incomplete, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, NY
2007   Microwave Five, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY
2006   Cul-de-Sac: Art from a Suburban Nation, Martin Gallery, Radford University, Radford, VA
2006   Public Image: Painting in the City, Tilburg, Netherlands
2006   We, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, NY (solo)
2006   New Prints 2006/Spring: Selected by Richard Tuttle, New York, NY
2006   City-M, Kunsthaus Graz, Austria
2005   New Art New York: Reflections on the Human Condition, Trierenberg Holding, Inc., Traun, Austria
2005   The ArtReview 25: An exhibition of Emerging US Artists, Phillips de Pury & Company East Gallery, New York
2005   The City: Contemporary Views of the Built Environment, Lehman College Art Gallery, The City University of New York, Bronx, NY
2005   First Skin, Gallery Gebr. Lehmann, Dresden, Germany
2004   Black & White, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, NY
2004   Surface Tension, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY
2004   Open Range, Artemis Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York, NY
2004   Future Noir, Gorney Bravin Lee Gallery, New York
2004   Automatic City, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2003   Split, Sandra Gering Gallery, New York, NY
2003   MetaScape, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
2003   Painting Pictures: Painting and Media in the Digital Age, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
2002   Post-Digital Painting, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI
2002   Snapshot, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
2002   Painting as Paradox, Artists Space, New York
2002   Plotting, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL
2002   Panorama, curated by Carmen Zita / TRACE, Room, NY
2002   The Norman Dubrow Biennial, Kagan Martos Gallery, New York, NY
2002   On Perspective, Gallerie Faurschou, Copenhagen, Denmark
2002   Busan Bienale, Busan, Korea
2002   Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
2001   Convergence, Artemis Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2001   Casino 2001, Stedelijk Museum Voor Actuel Kunst Gent (SMAK), Belgium