Joseph Grigely  (American, 1956) 


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Joseph Grigely Biography
1956   Born in in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts
1967   The artist went deaf
  Studied at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf, New England College and Oxford University
  Lives and works in Chicago
Selected Exhibitions
2007   St. Ives International, Tate St. Ives
2007   Contemporary Arts Center, Talk to Me, Cincinnati
2007   Baltimore Contemporary Museum, traveling to Orange County Museum of Art, St. Cecilia, Baltimore/Orange County, CA (solo)
2006   Cohan and Leslie, Different Things about the same Thing, New York (solo)
2006   Villa Arson, Glass, Nice
2006   Hyde Park Art Center, Home of the Free (cur. Jens Hoffmann), Chicago
2006   Nuit Blanche (cur. Nicolas Bourriaud), Paris
2006   Museo del Territorio di Biella, Art in the Age of Anxiety, Biella
2006   Institut Mathildenhöfe, Remembrance as Future, Darmstad
2005   Bancroft Museum, University of California, The Blind at the Museum, Berkeley (cat.)
2005   Cohan Leslie and Browne, Much madness is divinest sense, New York
2005   Museum Moderner Kunst, Nach Rokytník: Die Sammlung der EVN, Vienna
2005   Galerie Christophe Daviet-Thery, CCA Artist's Book Show, Paris
2005   The Drawing Room, Sounds Like Drawing, London
2005   Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Romance, Lisbon (cat.)
2005   New Canvas 2005, Rotterdam
2005   Nadine Gandy Gallery, Remembering is a Difficult Job, But Somebody Has to Do It, Prague (cat.) (solo)
2005   Air de Paris, It's Everywhere, Paris (solo)
2005   Van Abbemuseum, EindhovenIstanbul, Eindhoven (cat.)
2005   Chicago Cultural Center, Centrally Located, Chicago (cat.)
2005   Nadine Gandy Gallery, Clouding Europe, Bratislava
2005   Numark Gallery, Found Sound, Washington, DC
2005   White Columns, The Early Show, New York
2004   Sculpture Center, Treble (cur. Regine Bashe), New York
2004   Espace Paul Ricard, Glassfab (org. Matali Crasset), Paris (cat.)
2004   Guggenheim Museum, Speaking with Hands: Photographs from the Buhl Collection, New York (cat.)
2004   National Museum of Modern Art, Vollevox, Brussels
2004   Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Why not live for Art?, Tokyo (cat.)
2004   The Suburban, Oak Park (solo)
2004   Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Ten Years of Conversations, San Francisco (solo)
2003   Masataka Hayakawa Gallery, Blueberry Surprise, Tokyo (solo)
2003   Cohan Leslie and Browne, Vox Populi, New York (cat.) (solo)
2003   Galerie Francesca Pia, Comes from Living in Jersey, Bern (solo)
2003   fa projects, Lost in Jersey City (collaboration with Ellen Cantor), London (solo)
2003   2003 Venice Biennial, Utopia Station, Venice (cat.)
2002   Air de Paris, Paris (solo)
2002   Cohan Leslie and Browne, New York (solo)
2002   Adam Art Gallery, Victoria University, Wellington (solo)
2001   Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (cat.) (solo)
2001   Foundation Joan Miró, Barcelona (solo)
2001   Nadine Gandy Gallery, Prague (solo)
2001   Centre Georges Pompidou, Azerty, Paris (cat.)
2001   Berlin Biennale, Berlin (cat.)
2000   Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (cat.)
2000   Victoria & Albert Museum, London
2000   Cohan Leslie and Browne, New York (solo)
2000   Index, Stockholm (cat.) (solo)
2000   Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz (solo)
2000   Jack Hanley Gallery, San Francisco (solo)
2000   Masataka Hayakawa Gallery, Tokyo (solo)
1999   Galerie Air de Paris, Fireside Talk, Paris (solo)
1999   Wadsworth Atheneum, The Pleasure of Conversing, Hartford (cat.) (solo)
1999   Cranbrook Museum of Art, Publications and Publication Projects, 1994–1999, Bloomfield Hills, MI (cat.) (solo)
1998   Douglas Hyde Gallery, Trinity College, Conversations and Portraits, Dublin (cat.) (solo)
1998   Galerie Francesca Pia, I am such a petite thing, Bern (solo)
2006   Joseph Grigely, in: The New Yorker, 13.02.2006
2006   Richard, Frances, Joseph Grigely, in: Artforum, March 2006
2005   Vitamin D, Phaidon Press, New York & London, 2005
2005   Hoffmann, Jens; Jonas, Joan, Perform, Thames & Hudson, London & New York, 2005
2005   Joseph Grigely's 'Blueberry Surprise', in: Art on Paper, January/February 2005
2004   Smith, Roberta, At Shows Painted with Sound, Be Prepared to See with Your Ears, in: The New York Times, 21.05. 2004
2004   Licht, Alan, Treble: New York Sculpture Center, in: Wire (UK), Issue 245, July 2004
2004   Gellatly, Andrew, Ellen Cantor and Joseph Grigely, In: Frieze, January/February 2004, p. 106
2004   Kristeva, Julia, Avec le handicap: aux frontières du vivant, in: Magazine Littéraire, February 2004
2003   Johnson, Ken, Joseph Grigely: ‘Vox Populi, in: The New York Times, 30.05.2003
2003   Schwendener, Martha, Joseph Grigely: ‘Vox Populi,’ in: Time Out, New York, 08.06.2003
2002   Engler, Martin, Zeitreise mit Nelkenmeister, in: Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 03.07.2002
2001   Princenthal, Nancy, Talking Points: Conversation in the Art of Sophie Calle, Joseph Grigely, and Suzanne McClelland, in: Art on Paper, May/June 2001, p. 48–55 and p. 118
2001   Davidson, Michael, Hearing Things: The Scandal in Deaf Performance, in: Signing the Body Poetic, ed. Dirksen Bauman et al., University of California Press, Berkeley, 2001
2001   Kimmelman, Michael, Bits and Pieces From the Intersection Where a Deaf Man Meets the Hearing, in: The New York Times, 31.08.2001
2000   Rubinstein, Raphael, America’s Best?, in: Art in America, July 2000, p. 39–40
2000   Kimmelman, Michael, A New Whitney Team Makes Its Biennial Pitch, in: The New York Times, 24.03.2000, p. 31, p.33
2000   Obrist, Hans-Ulrich, Joseph Grigely in Gespräch mit Hans Ulrich Obrist: Dazwischen Entsteht das Wissen, in: Weltwissen Wissenwelt: Das globale Netz von Text und Bild. Ed. Christa Maar, Ernst Pöppel, and Hans Ulrich Obrist, Cologne, DuMont Verlag, 2000
1998   Cameron, Dan, Joseph Grigely, in: Cream: Contemporary Art in Culture, London, Phaidon, 1998, p. 156–59
  Supplementary biography provided by Air de Paris