Timeline

1975
Born Hampton, VA
1998
Ohio State University, OH, BFA
Lives and Works in Brooklyn, NY

Exhibitions

2014
Richard Aldrich Exhibitions in 2014:

dépendance, Brussels, BELGIUM (solo exhibition)
Gladstone Gallery, Brussels, Belgium (solo exhibition)
Hypothesis for an Exhibition, Dominique Lévy, New York, New York, USA
Biennale of Painting: The Touch of the Painter, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, BELGIUM
Abstract Possibilies 2, Bjorkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, SWEDEN
The Hawker, Carlos/Ishikawa, London, UK
Outside the Lines, CAMH, Houston, Texas, USA
2013
Richard Aldrich Exhibitions in 2013:

Twins,Misako and Rosen, Tokyo, JAPAN (solo exhibition)
The Words of Tuck Tuck Tuck, Karma, New York, New York, USA (solo exhibition)
Forget Your Dreams, All You Need is Love / A Day in the Life, Bortolami Gallery, New York, New York, USA (solo exhibition)
My Crippled Friend, Columbus College of Art and Design, Ohio, USA
Why Not Live For Art? II, Tokyo City Opera, Tokyo, JAPAN
Roving Signs, Mathew Marks, New York, New York, USA
10 Years, Wallspace, New York, New York, USA
Inevitable Figuration, Pecci Center for Contemporary Art, Prato, ITALY
LAT. 41° 7' N., LONG. 72° 19' W, Martos Gallery, East Marion, New York, USA
2012
Richard Aldrich Exhibitions in 2012:

Half of What I Say, Dépendance, Brussels, BELGIUM (solo exhibition)
Out Of The Blue, Bortolami Gallery, New York, New York, USA
Twenty Years After, Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, SWEDEN
September, Misako and Rosen, Tokyo, JAPAN
If There Would Be a Face, This Would Be a Cat, Dépendance, Brussels, BELGIUM
Soundworks, ICA, London, UK
How Do It Know, Essex Street, New York, New York, USA
Contemporary Painting, 1960 to the Present: Selections from the SFMOMA Collection, SFMOMA, San Francisco, California, USA
Risk + Reward, Foster Gallery at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA
2011
Richard Aldrich Exhibitions in 2011:

New Work: Richard Aldrich, SFMOMA, San Francisco, California, USA (solo exhibition)
Once I Was..., Bortolami Gallery, New York, New York, USA (solo exhibition)
Museo, Corvi-Mora, London, UK (solo exhibition)
Richard Aldrich and the 19th Century French Painting, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, St Louis, Michigan, USA (solo exhibition)
The 2011 Bridgehampton Biennial, Martos Gallery, Bridgehampton, New York, USA
Straw, Hannah Barry Gallery, London, UK
Catalogue of the Exhibition, Triple V Gallery, Paris, FRANCE
Time Again, Sculpture Center, New York, New York, USA
With One Color, Van de Weghe Fine Art, New York, New York, USA
Provisional Painting, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, UK
Five Easy Pieces, Galeria Franco Noero, Turin, ITALY
Creating the New Century: Contemporary Art From the Dicke Collection, Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Ohio, USA
Rational Abstraction, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela, SPAIN
2010
Richard Aldrich Exhibitions in 2010:

Slide Paintings, Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, California, USA (solo exhibition)
Misako and Rosen, Tokyo, JAPAN (solo exhibition)
Painting Extravaganza, Cardi Black Box, Milan, ITALY
Re-Dressing, Bortolami, New York, New York, USA
New Work From New York, Golden Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Gradation, Portugal Arte 10, Lisbon, PORTUGAL
Next Generation, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, St. Gallen, SWITZERLAND
Le Tableau, Cheim and Read, New York, New York, USA
Exhibition #3, The Emily Harvey Foundation, New York, New York, USA
Feint Art, Kunstverein Freiburg, Freiburg, GERMANY
Whitney Biennial 2010, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York, USA
Off The Wall, Gustavsbergs Konsthall, Gustavsberg, SWEDEN
2009
Richard Aldrich Exhibitions in 2009:

Dépendance, Brussels, BELGIUM (solo exhibition)
Art Statement, Art I 40 I Basel, SWITZERLAND (solo exhibition)
Bortolami Gallery, New York, New York, USA (solo exhibition)
Doors, Galeria Marta Cervera, Madrid, SPAIN
Besides, With, Against, and Yet: Abstraction and The Ready-Made Gesture, The Kitchen, New York, New York, USA
Cave Painting Installment #1, Gresham's Ghost, New York, New York, USA
Richard Aldrich, Zak Prekop, Lesley Vance, Roger Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, SWEDEN
My Summer Show, Galerie LeLong, New York, New York, USA
Abstractionists Unite! Who Give You Just Enough To Last a Lifetime, The Glendale College of Art Gallery, Glendale, California, USA
Cave Painting, PSM Gallery, Berlin, GERMANY
Collection of..., White Columns, New York, New York, USA
Strip/Stripe, The Emily Harvey Foundation, New York, New York, USA
House Call, Three's Company, New York, New York, USA
2008
Richard Aldrich Exhibitions in 2008:

Narrative with 5 Characters, Corvi-Mora, London, UK (solo exhibition)
Sphinxx, Modern Art, London, UK
Catawampus (for H.D.), Midway Contemporary Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Here's Why Patterns, Here's Why Patterns, Misako & Rosen, Tokyo, JAPAN
Bob Nickas- Recent Acquisitions, Gifts and Works from Various Exhibitions 1985-2008, White Columns, New York, New York, USA
Black Noise, CNEAI, Chatou, FRANCE
2007
Richard Aldrich Exhibitions in 2007:

Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, California, USA (solo exhibition)
Paintings, Roger Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, SWEDEN (solo exhibition)
Black Noise, MAMCO, Geneva, SWITZERLAND
Catawampus (for H.D.), Shane Campbell, Chicago, Illinois, USA
People Take Pictures of Each Other, LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Laying Bricks, Wallspace, New York, New York, USA
Bastard Creature, Palais De Tokyo, Paris, FRANCE
Abstract Paintings and a Sculpture, Fireplace Project, East Hampton, New York, USA
Richard Aldrich & Meredyth Sparks, Elizabeth Dee, New York, New York, USA
Beneath the Underdog, Gagosian Gallery, New York, New York, USA
Painting as Fact, Fact as Fiction, de Pury & Luxembourg, Zurich, SWITZERLAND
M R A I T C T H A A N M D Y, The Mandrake, Los Angeles, California, USA
The Back Room, Celda Contemporánea, Mexico City, MEXICO
Kadist Art Foundation, Paris, FRANCE
2006
Richard Aldrich Exhibitions in 2006:

Corvi-Mora, London, UK (solo exhibition)
Bunch Alliance and Dissolve, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Music is a Better Noise, P.S.1, New York, New York, USA
Flesh Records, Haswellediger, New York, New York, USA
An Ongoing Low-Grade Mystery, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York, USA
Endless Summer, West London Projects, London, UK
Audio, Cabinet des Estampes, Geneva, SWITZERLAND
Surfing the Surface, Galleria Paolo Bonzano, Rome, ITALY
Supports, Roger Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, SWEDEN
Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, California, USA
2005
Richard Aldrich Exhibitions in 2005:

Richard Aldrich + Paul-Aymar Mourgue d’Algue, Galleria Paolo Bonzano, Rome, ITALY
Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, California, USA
Lesser New York, Fia Backstrom Production, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Greater New York 2005, P.S.1 New York, New York, USA
KA/VH:RA/AG, Oliver Kamm/5BE Gallery, New York, New York, USA
Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, California, USA
2004
Richard Aldrich Exhibitions in 2004:

Oliver Kamm/5BE Gallery, New York, New York, USA (solo exhibition)
2003
Richard Aldrich Exhibitions in 2003:

The Club in the Shadow, Kenny Schachter Gallery, New York, New York, USA

Public Collections

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California, USA
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C., USA
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York, USA

Literature

2014
Goings On About Town, The New Yorker, 21 July
2014
Eastham, Ben. Painting is a Painting is a Painting, Elephant, Spring
2014
Nadelman, Cynthia. Richard Aldrich, Artnews, February
2014
Yasar, Begum. Hypothesis for an Exhibition, Dominque Lévy
2013
Goings On About Town, The New Yorker, 12 August
2013
Coley, Byron, and Thurston Moore, Bull Tongue, Arthur Magazine, April
2013
Ferri, Davide. The Inevitable Figuration, Silvana Editoriale
2013
Long, Andrew. Richard Aldrich and Josh Brand, Doingbird, Winter
2012
Aldrich, Richard. Progression of Forms: The Art of Daan Van Golden, Artforum, Summer
2012
Greers, David. Neo-Modern, October, Winter
2012
Nagoya, Satoru. September, Flash Art, November
2011
Bronson, Ellie. Creating the New Century: Contemporary Art from the Dicke Collection, Dayton Art Institute
2011
Coomer, Martin. Provisional Painting, Time Out London, May
2011
Fried, Laura. Painting and Silence (Waving My Arms in the Air), Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis
2011
Griffin, Jonathon. Vitamin P2, Phaidon
2011
Heninrich, Will. Richard Aldrich "Once I Was…" at Bortolami…, NY Observer, 27 September
2011
Kitamura, Katie. Time Again, Art Monthly, July-August
2011
Landi, Ann. Dear Picasso, Art News, May
2011
Meade, Fionn. Time Again, Sculpture Center
2011
Nash, Forrest. Despite Their Dissimilar Features, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis
2011
Navarro, Mariano. Abstraccion Racional, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea
2011
Nickas, Bob. Catalogue of the Exhibition 1984-2011, 2nd Cannons Publications
2011
Prince, Mark. Richard Aldrich, Art in America, September
2011
Saltz, Jerry. Critics Pick, New York Magazine, 25 April
2011
Smith, Roberta. Time Again, New York Times, 7 July
2011
Thompson, Anne. Critics Picks, Artforum.com
2010
MicroTate, Tate Etc., Issue 18-Spring
2010
Buchmaier, Barbara. Ready-Made Painting, Spike Art Quarterly, Summer
2010
Busta, Caroline. Besides, With, Against, and Yet: Abstraction and the Ready-Made Gesture, May, Issue 03
2010
Falconer, Morgan. Besides, With, Against, and Yet, Frieze, March
2010
Fiduccia, Joanna, and Michael Ned. New Abstract Painting, Kaleidoscope, Winter
2010
Graw, Isabelle, and Achim Hochdorfer .There Is No Such Thing as 'Painting', Texte Zur Kunst, Issue 77, March
2010
Haddad, Natalie. Focus: Richard Aldrich, Frieze, October
2010
Hudson, Suzanne. Besides, With, Against, and Yet, Artforum, February
2010
Knight, Christopher.LA Times, 1 October
2010
Lehrer-Graiwer, Sarah. Richard Aldrich, Artforum, November
2010
Meade, Fionn. Whitney Biennial 2010, Whitney/Yale
2010
Smith, Roberta. Le Tableau: French Abstraction and Its Affinities, The New York Times, 2 June
2009
The Artists' Artist, Artforum, December
2009
Coming From Many Places, interview by Alessandro Rabottini, Mousse, April/May
2009
Goings On About Town, The New Yorker, 26 January
2009
Week in Review: January 18, 2009, Contemporary Art Daily, contemporaryartdaily.com. 18 January
2009
New York Artists Dictionary Part 1, Flash Art, January/February
2009
Gartenfeld, Alex. Questionnaire: Richard Aldrich is Serious!, Interviewmagazine.com, 8 January
2009
Griffin, Nora. The Brooklyn Rail, February
2009
Herbert, Martin. Reviews Marathon, London, Art Review, January/February
2009
Mack, Joshua. Reviews Marathon, New York, Art Review, April
2009
Nickas, Bob. Painting Abstraction: New Elements in Abstract Painting, Phaidon
2009
Rubinstein, Raphael. Provisional Painting, Art in America, May
2009
Turner, Kai. ArtNews, May
2009
Rothkopf, Scott. Openings: Richard Aldrich, Artforum, April
2009
Wilson, Michael. Richard Aldrich, Artforum, March
2009
Smith, Roberta. The New York Times, 6 February
2008
Butler, Connie. Looking Back: Emerging Artists, Frieze, January/February
2008
Holte, Michael Ned. Buoys, Props and Signs: Richard Aldrich & Lisa Williamson, Artlies.org, Winter
2008
Holte, Michael Ned. The Best of 2008, Artforum, December
2008
Kitamura, Katie. Frieze.com, 17 November
2008
Lavrador, Judicael. Qu'est Que La Peinture Aujoud'hui?, Beaux Arts Editions
2007
Viva, Modern Painters, March
2007
Banai, Nuit. Introducing, Modern Painters, December
2007
Beasley, Mark. Music is a Better Noise, Frieze, April
2007
Bedford, Christopher. Critic's Picks, Artforum.com
2007
Brooks, Amra. Our Favorite Shows and Artifacts, LA Weekly, 26 December
2007
Brooks, Amra. Must See Art, LA Weekly, 12 December
2007
Cobum, Tyler. Build it High: Laying Bricks, Art Review, July and August
2007
Huberman, Anthony. I Heart Information, Autumn/Winter
2007
Klein, Jennie. Bunch Alliance and Dissolve, Art Papers, March/April
2007
Landes, Jennifer. A Show With Chutzpah, The East Hampton Star, May
2007
Nickas, Bob. Steven Parrino, Artforum, September
2007
Persman, Joanna. In the Borderland Between Abstraction and Figuration, Svenska Dagbladet, 2 June
2007
Smith, Roberta. In These Shows, the Material is the Message, The New York Times, 10 August
2007
Saltz, Jerry. Non-Specific Objects, Modern Painters, March