Timeline

Born and lives in New York, NY
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Yale University, New Haven, CT
Bachelor of Arts, Brooklyn College, NY
Born and lives in New York, NY

Exhibitions

2008
The Fabric of Myths, Compton Verney, Warwickshire, UK
2007
Pricked: Extreme Embroidery, Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY
2007
New York States of Mind, House of World Cultures, Berlin, Germany., Curated by Shaheen Merali
2007
What is Painting? Contemporary Art from the Collection, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
2007
What F Word?, Cynthia Broan Gallery, New York, NY, Curated by Carol Cole Levin
2007
Spectral Evidence, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Curated by Steven Lam
2007
Gender Stitchery, Carleton College, Northfield, MN
2007
"Pattern Recognition," Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, NY
2006
"Glossed in Translation," Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2005
The American West, Compton Verney, Warwickshire, England
2005
Upstarts and Matriarchs: Jewish-American Women Artists and the Transformation of American Art, Mizel Arts Center, Denver, Colorado
2004
fitter happier: an exhibition concerning technology, DePaul University Art Museum, Chicago, IL
2004
‘After Babel,’ Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, NY
2004
After Babel, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, NY
2003
madam I’m adam, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA (CD Rom project)
2003
Influence, Anxiety and Gratitude, List Visual Arts Center- Massachusetts Institute of Technology,Cambridge, MA
2003
Migrating Motifs, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
2003
Mind Over Matter, Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of New Mexico, NM
2002
Boundless/Silence, D C Moore Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Edward De Luca
2002
Objects of Desire: Art as Design; Design as Art, Barbara Toll Fine Arts courtesy Jan Abrams Fine Arts, New York, NY
2002
Collecting Contemporary Art: A Community Dialogue, Ackland Art Museum, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill
2002
‘Madam, I’m Adam,’ Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2001
Painted with Thread: The Art of American Embroidery, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA
2001
House Guests: Contemporary Artists in The Grange, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada
2001
Alterations, James Graham and Sons, New York, NY
2000
The Likeness of Being: Contemporary Self Portraits by Sixty Women, DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY
2000
Remnants of Memory, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC
2000
Déjà-vu: Re-working the Past, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
2000
‘At Home & in the World,’ Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium
1999
`Projects 67: Elaine Reichek, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1999
Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, NY
1996
Guests of the Nation, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1995
Form Security Administration, Michael Klein Gallery, New York, NY
1994
A Postcolonial Kinderhood, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY; Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA; Wexner Center for the Visual Arts, Columbus, OH
1994
Model Homes, Stichting De Appel, Amsterdam, Holland
1993
Home Rule, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland; Orchard Gallery, Derry, Northern Ireland
1993
Sign Language, Norton Gallery of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
1992
Elaine Reichek: Tierra del Fuego, Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
1990
Braunstein Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1989
Fatal Passage, Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
1988
Desert Song, Barbara Braathen Gallery, New York, NY
1988
Revenge of the Coconuts: A Curiosity Room, 56 Bleecker Street Gallery, New York, NY
1988
Elaine Reichek: Tierra del Fuego, Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
1988
Elaine Reichek: Native Intelligence, Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York, NY; Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC; Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH; Western Gallery, Western Washington State University, Bellingham, WA
1987
Philadelphia College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA
1987
Transfigurations, Carlo Lamagna Gallery, New York, NY
1986
Investigations 19: Elaine Reichek, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
1985
Houses, Snug Harbor Museum, Staten Island, NY (with Vito Acconci and Ira Joel Haber)
1985
Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
1982
Concord Gallery, New York, NY
1980
Lois I. Clifford Gallery, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA
1980
Brownson Art Gallery, Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY
1979
Special Projects: Artist’s Bedroom, Institute for Art and Urban Resources, P.S. 1, Long Island City, NY
1978
Parsons Dreyfuss Gallery, New York, NY