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Biff Elrod

(American)

baby/juggle by biff elrod

Biff Elrod

Baby/Juggle, 2012

barcelona balcony by biff elrod

Biff Elrod

Barcelona Balcony, 2006

edo prescient by biff elrod

Biff Elrod

Edo Prescient, 2010

first blues by biff elrod

Biff Elrod

First Blues, 2010

full house by biff elrod

Biff Elrod

Full House, 2012

go joe breakdown by biff elrod

Biff Elrod

Go Joe Breakdown

Biography

Timeline

1968
Memphis College of Art, Memphis, Tennessee BFA
1970
University of Hawaii, Manoa Campus, Honolulu, HI MFA

Exhibitions

2013
Superimposition, Donna Leatherman, New York, NY (solo)
2008
Aldrich Undercover, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT
2007
Beyond a Gift of Time, Current Work Former Fellows of the Roswell Artist-in-Residence Program," Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, NM
Inquiries, Donna Leatherman, New York, NY (solo)
2003
Saints and Gods, group show of paintings, Galerie 311, New Orleans, LA
2000
Self-Reflections-a glance in the Mirror, group show of paintings in the Pfizer Corporation's exhibition space, east 42nd Street, NYC, curator: Dorothy Solomon
1998
Invitational, Memphis Arts Festival-Brooks Museum, Memphis,TN
1997
Permanent Collection, Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art, Roswell, New Mexico “Teamwork” Krasdale Foods Corp. Gallery, White Plains, N.Y.
1991
Co-operative Labor A & B, two panels (8.5 feet X 12 feet - 11.5 feet X 6.5 feet) commission, PATH, Port Authority of N.Y. & N.J. “Sam Houston’s School” 72 inches Sq., oil on canvas, Tennessee Heritage Collection, First Tennessee Collection, First Tennessee Bank of Memphis, Memphis, TN
1990
Creative Process, traveling exhibition-N.Y. area, Bronx Museum, Brooklyn Museum, Lincoln Center Public Galleries

Public Collections

Christopher Street PATH Station Mural “Ascent/ Descent” by Biff Elrod Restoration
Tennessee State Foundation for the Arts, Nashville, TN
Cheekwood Botannical and Art Museum, Nashville, TN
The Butler Institute of American Art
Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art, Roswell, New Mexico
Roswell Museum, Roswell, New Mexico
High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia
The National Civil Rights Museum, Memphis, TN
The Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN
Tennessee State Foundation for the Arts, Nashville, TN

Literature

2006
Elrod, Biff, NY Arts Magazine, online feature, 2006.
2003
MacCash, Doug. “TACKLING POP CULTURE : Sports paintings score extra points for taking art to the mainstream.” The Times-Picayune, Sept 29, 2003.
1988
Myles, Eileen, Art in America, review, Vol. 76, no. 3., March, 1988 pp. 156-7. reproduction.
1986
“Fourteen Reasons Why New York is New”, The New York Times, October 3, 1986. , reproduction.
The New York Times, September 3, 1986 , reproduction.
1985
Westfall, Stephen, Arts Magazine, Vol. 60. no. 3., November , 1985, p.130.
Niers, Gert, Aufbau , Germany June, 1985, reproduction.
1984
Klein, Ellen Lee, Arts Magazine, review: “Rambunctious” show, March,1984
1982
Hollfelder, Jack, Art Papers, Interview, Vol. 6., no. 2., March-April 1982 , pp.4-6.
Westfall, Stephen, Arts Magazine, Vol. 56., no.10., June 1982, p.20.