Elaine Reichek  (American) 


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Elaine Reichek Biography
  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
Selected 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