Chris Verene  (American, 1969) 

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Chris Verene, Rozie and Her New Cart, Mae Roze

 

Chris Verene
Rozie and Her New Cart, Mae Roze
2001

dnj Gallery
Chris Verene, Front Cover for New Monograph

 

Chris Verene
Front Cover for New Monograph
2008

ACRIA – Aids Community Research Initiative of America
Chris Verene, Max is a Bachelor

 

Chris Verene
Max is a Bachelor
2002

Byron Cohen Gallery
Chris Verene, Max’s Kitchen

 

Chris Verene
Max’s Kitchen
2002

Byron Cohen Gallery
Chris Verene, Max’s Junkyard

 

Chris Verene
Max’s Junkyard
2002

Byron Cohen Gallery
Chris Verene, Sabbath

 

Chris Verene
Sabbath
2004

Byron Cohen Gallery
Chris Verene, Max & Marlene

 

Chris Verene
Max & Marlene
2004

Byron Cohen Gallery
Chris Verene, Max’s Basement

 

Chris Verene
Max’s Basement
2002

Byron Cohen Gallery
Chris Verene, Candi, Caity, Cody

 

Chris Verene
Candi, Caity, Cody
2005

Byron Cohen Gallery
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Chris Verene, Dorothy

 

Chris Verene
Dorothy
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Chris Verene, Camera Club 4

 

Chris Verene
Camera Club 4, 1997
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Chris Verene, Camera club 4 (+ Camera club 11; 2 works)

 

Chris Verene
Camera club 4 (+ Camera club 11; 2 works), 1995-1997
color coupler prints

 

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1969   Born Galesburg, Illinois
Lives and works Atlanta, GA
1993   Instructor: Beginning and intermediate Photography, Emory University
1998 - 1999   Full-time and Part-time Adjunct Professor, Atlanta College of Art
2000   Keynote speaker: Convocation 2000, Georgia State University
2001   Adjunct Professor, MFA Photography and Related Media, School of Visual Art, New York
Visiting Lecturer, International Center for Photography, New York
Instructor, International Center for Photography, New York
Guest Lecturer, Bard College, New York
Visiting Artist, The Schoolhouse School, Provincetown, Rhode Island
Guest Lecturer, Knox College, Galesburg, IL
Jan 1 1901 12:00AM - 2001   TEACHING AND LECTURING
Guest Lecturer from 1995-present: Sarah Lawrence College, University of Central Arkansas, University of Georgia, Georgia State University, Emory University
   

SELECTED RECORDED MUSICAL WORKS
2001: Cordero: Drummer and Manager. Reviews summer 2001:The New York Times, The Village Voice, TimeOut New York, (featured music act) FOX 5 TV: Good Day New York
2000: 'Bach on a Stick' Bach on a Hook Chris Verene Co-producer, drums, vocals, styling Pearineel Records Featured in the Whitney Biennial 2000 audio tour
1998: Baby, A Little Rain Must Fall The Rock *A* Teens Cover Photograph Merge Records
1997: 'Cry' The Rock *A* Teens artwork, drums, (member and performer 1995-1998) Daemon Records
1996: The Rock *A* Teens CD artwork, drums Daemon Records
1992: 'But Me I Fell Down,' D.Q.E. (founding member with Grace Braun) drums, vocals, manager, promoter Cargo Records/ Feel Good All Over Records/ Hoppilty Hoi Records
1984-1994: 'Pictures of Cliffs' music cassette ' Ride this Ride' music cassette 'N is for Knowledge'music cassette 'Reliability' music cassette 'Masterbation Made A Mess Out Of Me' 7 inch vinyl record

   

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
The Whitney Museum of American Art
High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia
Cheekwood Museum, Nashville, TN
The Hartsfield International Airport, Atlanta, Georgia
The Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama

2011   First Class/Second Class, Asya Geisberg Gallery, New York, NY
2011   COLORIFIC! We Make An Art Rainbow, Postmasters Gallery, New York, NY
2010   Chris Verene, Postmasters Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2010   Chris Verene: Family, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA (solo)
2010   The Library of Babel / In and Out of Place, Zabludowicz Collection London, London, England
2010   Mirror, Mirror, Postmasters Gallery, New York, NY
2009   Family, DNJ Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2009   Prairie Jews, The Ninety-Second Street Y Institution, New York City (solo)
2009   Family, Deitch Projects, New York (solo)
2009   Family, Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery, Dallas (solo)
2009   Family, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta (solo)
2009   Family, Gescheidle, Chicago (solo)
2008   Self-Esteem, Gescheidle, Chicago (solo)
2008   Family, ADA Gallery, Virginia (solo)
2008   The Art Of Caring, New Orleans Museum of Art (exhibition travels)
2008   Love, Love, Love, Martos Gallery, New York
2007   June Bride, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York
2007   Year 07, Marcia Wood Gallery, London
2007   Gallery Artists, Daniel Reich Gallery, New York
2007   Galesburg, Gescheidle, Chicago (solo)
2007   Self-Esteem, Quality Pictures, Portland, Oregon (solo)
2007   Galesburg, ADA Gallery, Richmond (solo)
2007   Galesburg, Yes, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta (solo)
2007   Self-Esteem, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta (solo)
2006   Prairie Jews, from the "Jewish Identity Project" The Skirball Museum, Los Angeles (solo)
2006   Galesburg, Alona Kagan Gallery, New York (solo)
2006   The Jewish Identity Project: New American Photography, The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco
2006   The Jewish Identity Project: New American Photography, The Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles
2006   Shoot The Family, The Cranbrook Art Museum, Knoxville Museum of Art, Western Gallery of Western Washington University, traveling 2006-2009
2005   “Chris Verene,” Byron Cohen Gallery, Kansas City
2005   “Prairie Jews: New Chapters from the series, “Galesburg,” Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta
2005   “Galesburg,” Portugal, Spain (TBA)
2005   ”Camera Club,” London (TBA)
2005   “The Self-Esteem Salon the Orphanage,” The Armory Art Fair, The Old Chelsea YMCA- with Frisbee Curatorial Group
2005   “The Self-Esteem Salon The Baptism Series,” Peres Projects, Los Angeles from The Collaboration Lifeworks of Chris Verene and Christian Holstad (TBA)
2004   “Common Ground,” The Jewish Museum
2004   “Chris Verene-Retrospective” The Contemporary, Atlanta, GA
2003   “Chris Verene” Photographs Do Not Bend, Dallas, TX
2003   Nathan Cummings Foundation Show, New York
2003   “American Dream,” Ronald Feldman Gallery
2003   “The Furtive Gaze” (3 Artist show) Contemporary Museum of Photography
2002   “Visions From America: Photographs From the Whitney Museum of American
2002   Art 194- 2001,” The Whitney Museum of Art, New York
2002   “Family” The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Connecticut
2002   “Sexual Healing: Various forms of sexual photography,” Reflex Modern Art Gallery, Amsterdam
2002   “Galesburg: Wendy Cooper Gallery, Madison, WI
2002   “Galesburg” Ramapo College, NJ
2002   “Galesburg,” Rose Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2002   “The Self- Esteem Salon, The Baptism Series,” Deitch Projects, New York (Performance)
2002   “The Baptism Series,” Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta (Performance)
Sep 4 1922 1:43PM - 2001   Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta Georgia Galesburg, curated by Maxine Payne Caufield, University of Central Arkansas
Sep 4 1922 1:43PM - 2001   Vereni, Escapista! Times Square, New York City
Sep 4 1922 1:43PM - 2001   PERFORMANCE: Chris Verene and Vereni the Great presented by David Armstrong The Schoolhouse Center, Provincetown, RI
Jan 1 1921 1:43PM - 2001   What's New, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Jan 1 1921 1:43PM - 2001   Photographs, Cherry Street Temporaty Gallery, Galesburg, IL
Jan 1 1921 1:43PM - 2001   A Way With Words, Whitney Museum of American Art at Phillip Morris, New York
Jan 1 1921 1:43PM - 2001   Uneasy, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston
Jan 1 1921 1:43PM - 2001   The Penis Show, Eyedrum, Atlanta
2001   “It’s a Wild Party and We’re Having a Great Time,” Paul Morris Gallery, New York
2001   "What's New," Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
2001   “Photographs,” Cherry Street Temporary Gallery, Galesburg, IL
2001   “A Way With Words,” Whitney Museum of American Art at Phillip Morris, New York
2001   “Uneasy,” Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston
2001   "The Penis Show," Eyedrum, Atlanta
Jan 1 1922 1:43PM - 2000   Do You Hear What We Hear, Paul Morris Gallery, New York
Jan 1 1922 1:43PM - 2000   Vereni the Great, Pink Pony, New York
Jan 1 1921 1:43PM - 2000   Because Sex Sells, Nikolai Fine Art, New York
Jan 1 1921 1:43PM - 2000   Tell It Like It Is, Rebecca Camhi, Athens, Greece
Jan 1 1921 1:43PM - 2000   The Whitney Biennial, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Jan 1 1921 1:43PM - 2000   PERFORMANCE: Fight Evil with Evil, The Turkey's Nest, Brooklyn, New York
Jan 1 1921 1:43PM - 2000   Home Shopping One with Gentle Heights performance at The Fifth International Gallery, New York
2000   “Do You Hear What We Hear?” Paul Morris Gallery, New York
2000   “Because Sex Sells,” Nikolai Fine Art, New York
2000   “Tell It Like It Is,” Gallery Rebecca Camhi, Athens, Greece
2000   “The Whitney Biennial,” The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
2000   “Fight Evil With Evil,” The Turkey’s Nest, Brooklyn, New York
2000   “Home Shopping One with Gentle Heights,” performance at The Fifth International Gallery, New York
2000   2000 Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art New York
2000   New Acquisitions, High Museum of Art Atlanta, GA
2000   PERFORMANCE: Vereni the Great, Threadwaxing Space, New York
2000   The Self-Esteem Salon: The Whitney Museum of Art - A Corollary to Camera Club, The Whitney Museum of Art, New York
2000   Galesburg, curated by Maxine Payne Caufield, University of Central Arkansas (Winter 2001)
2000   Chris Verene Paul Morris Gallery and American Fine Arts Co. Colin De Land Fine Art, New York
2000   Camera Club, Reflex Modern Art Gallery, Amsterdam
2000   Self-Esteem, Vaknin Schwartz Atlanta, GA
Jan 1 1922 1:43PM - 1999   Selections from Galesburg, The Cheekwood Museum, Nashville
Jan 1 1922 1:43PM - 1999   PERFORMANCE: Self Esteem Salon, Vaknin Schwartz & Boho Luxe, Atlanta
Jan 1 1922 1:43PM - 1999   Vanitas Agnes Scott College, Atlanta
Jan 1 1922 1:43PM - 1999   Full Exposure: Contemporary Photography, New Jersey Center for the Visual Arts, Summit, NJ
Jan 1 1922 1:43PM - 1999   New Voice, New Visions, University of California San Diego, La Jolla
Jan 1 1922 1:43PM - 1999   In Your Face curated by Dr. Robert Shimshak, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA
Jan 1 1922 1:43PM - 1999   Emerging Artists San Diego Unversity Art Museum, San Diego, Ca
Jan 1 1922 1:43PM - 1999   PERFORMANCE: Bach on a Hook and M.I.M.E. performance at Gavin Brown Enterprise, New York
1999   “Vanitas,” Agnes Scott College, Atlanta
1999   “Full Exposure: Contemporary Photography,” New Jersey Center for
1999   “New Voices, New Visions,” University of California San Diego, La Jolla
1999   “In Your Face,” curated by Dr. Robert Shimshak, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA
1999   Full Exposure, New Jersey Center for Visual Arts New Jersey
1999   “Emerging Artists,” San Diego University Art Museum, San Diego, CA
1999   “Bach on a Hook and M.I.M.E.” performance at Gavin Brown Enterprise,
1999   Chris Verene, Galerie Rabouan Moussin, Paris
1999   Temporary Contemporary: Selctions from Galesburg-Photographs by Chris Verene, Cheekwood Museum of Art Nashville, TN
1998   Camera Club, Paul Morris Gallery, New York
1998   Galesburg, Vaknin Schwartz, Atlanta
1998   PERFORMANCE: Self Esteem Salon, Gramercy International Art Fair, New York
1998   “Backstage,” curated by Helen Varola, Serge Sorokko Gallery, New York
1998   “Connections and Contradictions: Modern and Contemporary Art from
1998   “In the Heat of Summer,” Atlanta Photography Group, Atlanta, GA
1998   “Photos Emerging,” presented by Liebman Magnan Gallery and CRIA, New York, NY
1998   “Portraits,” Paul Morris Gallery, New York, NY
1998   “Peepshow,” John Waters, Cheri Nevers, Ken Probst, Chris Verene,
1998   Backstage curated by Helen Varola, Serge Sorokko Gallery, New York
1998   Connections and Contradictions: Modern and Comtemporary Art from Atlanta Collections Carlos Museum, Emory University, Atlanta GA
1998   In the Heat of Summer Atlanta Photography Group, Atlanta GA
1998   Photos Emerging presented by Liebman Magnan Gallery and CRIA, New York, NY
1998   Portraits Paul Morris Gallery, New York
1998   Peepshow: John Waters, Cheri Nevers, Ken Probst, Chris Verene Vaknin Schwartz Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1998   Galesburg, Hartsfield International Airport, Atlanta
1997   Friends Indeed Photography sale benefiting Photographers for Friends, Selected by Tom Cashin, New York
1997   Contemporary American Landscape Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta
1997   Tableaux: Ten Contemporary Photographers Vaknin Schwartz, Atlanta
1997   Post Construction, Vaknin Schwartz, Atlanta
1997   Sleep James Cox Gallery, Woodstock, NY
1997   Look Back and Get Down: A Celebration of Athens and Atlanta Music 1977-1997 Nexus Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta GA
1997   Unique Portraits by Contemporary Southern Artists ArtWalk at Lenox Square, Atlanta, GA
1997   To See A World (Eight Georgia Photographers) Georgia Museum of Art
1997   You Should Know Better (Two Artists) Threadwaxing Space, New York
1997   1997 Atlanta Biennial Nexus Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta
1997   Collectors Collecting Lenox Square Gallery, Atlanta
1997   Nine Southeastern Photographers Peachtree Lofts Gallery, Atlanta
1997   “Friends Indeed,” Photography sale benefiting Photographers for Friends, Selected by Tom Cashin, New York, and NY
1997   "Contemporary American Landscape," Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1997   "Tableaux: Ten Contemporary Photographers," Vaknin Schwartz, Atlanta, GA
1997   "Post-Construction," Vaknin Schwartz, Atlanta, GA
1997   "Sleep," James Cox Gallery, Woodstock, NY
1997   "Look Back & Get Down: A Celebration of Athens & Atlanta Music
1997   "Unique Portraits by Contemporary Southern Artists," ArtWalk at Lenox
1997   "To See a World," (Eight Georgia Photographers) Georgia Museum of
1997   "You Should Know Better," (Two Artists), Threadwaxing Space, New York
1997   "1997 Atlanta Biennial," Nexus Contemporary Arts Center, Atlanta, GA
1997   "Collectors Collecting," Lenox Square Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1997   "Nine Southeastern Photographers," Peachtree Lofts Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1997   Revealing Regionalism, Midtown Plaza Galleries One & Two, Atlanta
1996   Galesburg Used to be an All-American City, Georgia State University, GA
1996   "Olympic Experience, or What I Did in Summer 1996," Bathhouse Show,
1996   "Obsessions," Nexus Contemporary Arts Center, Atlanta, GA
1996   "American Photography Institute," Tisch Gallery, New York, NY
1996   Olympic Experience, or What I Did in Summer 1996 Bath House Show, Piedmont Park Arts Festival, Atlanta
1996   Obsessions Nexus Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta
1996   American Photography Institute Tisch Gallery, New York
1995   National Association of People with AIDS City Hall East Gallery, Atlanta
1995   Contemporary Southeastern Photography Creadle School of Visual Arts, Winter Park, Florida
1995   Summer Artists Work in Progress Galesburg, IL
1995   November Show Hastings Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1995   "National Association of People with AIDS," City Hall East Gallery,
1995   "Contemporary Southeastern Photography," Creadle School of Visual Arts,Winter Park, FL
1995   "Summer Artists' Work in Progress," Galesburg, IL
1995   "November Show," Hastings Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1995   Portraits of Holly Hollywood, Sylvia's Art of This Century, Atlanta
1994   Proud to be from Galesburg, Atlanta Photography Gallery
1994   Galesburg (Five or Maybe Six Years), Ruth Leitman Gallery, Atlanta
1994   "Electric Blanket" (AIDS Projection Project), High Museum of Art,
1994   "Sex, Love, and Death," Nexus Art Center, Atlanta, GA
1994   Electric Blanket (AIDS Projection Project) High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
1994   Sex, Love, and Death Nexus Art Center, Atlanta, GA
Sep 4 2001 1:42PM - 1992   My Eye, Your Body Exhibit A Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1992   "My Eye Your Body," Exhibit A Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1991   Chris Verene and Friends, Emory University, Atlanta
Sep 4 2001 1:42PM - 1990   Member's Show Atlanta Photography Gallery
Sep 4 2001 1:42PM - 1990   Democratic Convention Show Atlanta Photography Gallery, Atlanta GA
Sep 4 2001 1:30PM - 1990   Seed Factory Show Atlanta, GA
2001 - 1990   SOLO EXHIBITIONS/GROUP EXHIBITIONS
1990   "Seed Factory Show," Atlanta, GA
1990   Members' Show, Atlanta Photography Gallery, GA
1990   Democratic Convention Show, Atlanta Photography Gallery, GA
  The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
  Knoxville Museum of Art (KMA), Knoxville, TN
  MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
2002    A.M. Homes collaboration with PARKETT, New York and Germany
PBS TV 'Egg the Art Show,' National documentary television special
2001    Doonan, Simon 'Simon Says,' The New York Observer April 30
St. Louis, Catherine. 'What They Were Thinking,' The New York Times Magazine, June 17
Kushner, Rachel. 'Openings: Chris Verene,' Artforum March
Harris, Jane. 'Art Review' ,i>Art in America April
'Artist Feature,' Harper's Magazine p. 30
Lehan, Johanna. 'The Great Verene,' Photo District News April
Baxter, Joell. 'Reviews,' New Art Examiner February
2000    Newhall, Edith. 'The Human Factor,' The New Yorker October 23, p. 120
'Goings on About Town,' The New YorkerOctober 16 & 23 p. 62 (reproduced on page 63)
Zoo Issue 7, November, p. 248
Aletti, Vinice. 'Photo Review,' The Village Voice October 24
Johnson, Ken. 'Art Guide,' The New York Times October 29
'Art in the Back,' Flaunt October p. 192
Korotkin, Joyce. 'Chris Verene,'NY Arts Magazine International Edition October
Dimling, Cochran, Rebecca. 'Chris Verene,' Flash Art Anticipated Fall
'Freedom Fighters,' Bust September
Penderson, Victoria. 'Chris Verene,' Paper September
Chris VereneArtist Monograph, Twin Palms Publishers: New Mexico
'Till Death Do Us Part,' Photo Essay with introduction by Francine Prose, Aperture no. 159, spring
Brittain, David. 'Photography,' Vogue Hommes International Spring/Summer
'Chris Verene/Cheri Nevers,' Elle (Dutch) May
'Chris Verene/Cheri Nevers,' artist catalogue Reflex Modern Art Amsterdam
Homes, A.M.. 'American Pie,' Vanity Fair March
'The Armory Show 1999,' Simon SaysFebruary, vol. 3, issue 6
Turner, Grady T.. 'Sexually Explicit Art,' Flash Art May-June, vol. 33 no. 212
1999    'Art Form Still in the Process of Exposing Itself,' The Sunday Star Ledger May 16
'Prodigal Son,' Emory Magazine back cover, Atlanta, winter 1999
'Heavy Metal,' photo essay, BIG Winter
1998    Yablonsky, Linda. 'Chris Verene, Camera Club,' Time Out New York June 4
Feaster, Felicia. 'Chris Verene,' Art in America October
Cullum, Jerry. 'Chris Verene Galesburg' Atlanta Journal ConstitutionSeptember
1997    'Chris Verene,' Cover Story Feature Creative Loafing, November
'Change is in the Air,' Atlanta Journal/Constitution September 14
'Spare Changes,' Creative Loafing February 3
'Post Time at Vaknin Schwartz,' Creative Loafing October
Smith, Roberta. 'The Celluloid Cave,' The New York TimesJune 27
'Chris Verene/ Robert Beck,' Voice Choices, Village Voice, June 4
'To See A World,' exhibition catalogue, Georgia Museum of Art, Athens
Review of 'Revealing Regionalism,' Atlanta Journal Constitution January 17
Review of 'Revealing Regionalism' Creative Loafing February 3
Atlanta Magazine June
Art Papers May/June, July/August, Sept/Oct.
1996    Feaster, Felicia. 'The Trip to Galesburg,' Creative Loafing April
Todd-Raque, Susan. 'Galesburg and Camera Club,' Art Papers