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Bobbi Woods

B. St. Louis, MO.

 

Education

2008        Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA, MFA

2007        Staatliche Hochschule fur Bildende Kunste Staedelschule, Frankfurt, Germany

2004        Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA, MFA

1997         Columbia College, Chicago, IL, BA

 

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2017 

  Oh, Time Your Gilded Pages, Curated by Michele Fielder Fuentes, Disjecta, Portland, OR

2016

    Educated Guess, David B. Smith Gallery, Denver, CO

2015

     Un-Zipped, with Mark Verabioff, Ditch Projects, Springfield, OR

     Blowjob, with Brian Kennon, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, OR

     Paranoia Prima (LAND Manifest Destiny video screening), MOCA Tucson, AZ

2013       

      (Not) Coming Soon (Enough), Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

     Cheers! curated by Cali Thornhill Dewitt, Alias Books East, Los Angeles, CA

2012        

     Warm For Your Form, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, OR

     Frame Rate, Los Angeles Nomadic Division at No Vex, Hyperion Tavern, Los Angeles, CA

2011        

     Pleasure, LAXART at The Mondrian, Los Angeles, CA

2010        

     Dark Glasses, Workspace, Los Angeles, CA

     And the night illuminated the night,”  Infernoesque, Berlin, Germany

2009        

      Bobbi Woods, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland Oregon

      Foolin' Around…Waiting, 2ndCannons, Los Angeles, CA

 

Group Exhibitions

2017

Flat Fix, Curated by Ryan Steadman and Ryan Wallace, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2016

      Good Feng Shui, Arturo Bandini, Los Angeles, CA

       Flat Fix, Curated by Ryan Steadman and Ryan Wallace, CODE Art Fair, Copenhagen, Denmark

       Someday This Will Be Funny, Company, New York, NY  

       2017, Curated by Camille Mary Weiner, Art Center, Pasadena, CA         

2015        

        New Babylon, Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles, CA, organized by Michael Dopp

        RE(a)D, Nathalie Karg Gallery, New York, NY

        All I could do is watch, Echo Park Film Center, Los Angeles, CA

        The Soul Selects her own Society, Law Warschaw Gallery, St. Paul, MN

        Manifest Destiny Billboard Project presented by Los Angeles Nomadic Division (LAND), Tucson, AZ

2014        

       Untitled (Collage with Squares Arranged according to the Laws of Chance): Part B, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, OR

        Inaugural Group Show, Loudhailer Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

        Veils, The Underground Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2013        

        Painting in Place, Los Angeles Nomadic Division (LAND), Farmers & Merchants Bank, Los Angeles, CA

        Dwelling in Erasure —curated by Alexandra Wentzel, Charlie James Gallery Los Angeles, CA

        Hair and Skin —curated by Isaac Lyles, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY

        Inaugural Exhibition, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

        More Young Americans, L'Enclos des Bernardins, Hôtel de Miramion, Paris, France

        California Visual Music: Three Generations of Abstraction,The Guggenheim Gallery, Chapman, CA

        FLICKER — curated by Jan Tumlir, Control Room, Los Angeles, CA

        Kiss Me Deadly, Paradise Row, London, United Kingdom

        The Ice House Screening— organized by Marie Heilich and Victoria Shaw, Bard College, NY

2012        

        Raze; Revert; Repeat, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

        Romancing the Stone, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland OR

        Feelings, Michael Jon Gallery, Miami, FL

        Paper, Musée d'Art Moderne et d'Art Contemporain, Nice, France

        ____A Romantic Measure— curated by Calvin Lee, Charlie James, Los Angeles,  CA

        Spare Me— curated by Mark Verabioff, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011        

        Nothing— curated by Justin Morin,  Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Art de Nancy, France

        Once Emerging Now Emerging: Livin' LA—curated by Aaron Wrinkle, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

        Mind Games, China Art Objects, Los Angeles, CA

        Flakey—curated by Michael Rey, JB Jurve, Los Angeles, CA

        Greater LA, New York, NY

        California Dreaming —curated by Hedi Slimane, Almine Rech, Paris, France

2010        

         Public Records, Public Fiction, Los Angeles CA

        You Are Invited to a Show About You Know Who RSVP to Me, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

        Skin —curated by Adam Miller, Five Thirty Three, Los Angeles, CA

        Arte Portugal Biennial, Lisbon, Portugal

        The Indistinct Seeing, Infernoesque, Berlin, Germany

        This is the Beginning, Actual Size, Los Angeles, CA

        The eternal reoccurrence of everything —curated by Sonja Gerdes, Workspace, Los Angeles, CA

2009        

        Recent Editions, 2nd Cannons, White Columns, New York, NY

        Recent Editions, 2nd Cannons, Los Angeles, CA

        Adam Marnie, Bobbi Woods, Brendan Fowler, Asia Song Society, New York, NY

2008        

        To Illustrate and Multiply: An Open Book, MOCA Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA

        Artist as Publisher (Leisure: An Art Journal), Center for Book Arts, New York, NY

        Gaping Hole Found in Universe, Daniel Hug, Los Angeles, CA

2007       

        Post-Mass-Audience-Age, Galerie der HfbK: Ritter & Staiff, Hamburg, Germany

        My Buddy, Biennial Southern California M.F.A. theme show, New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

        Performance, Film, Video, Daniel Hug, Los Angeles, CA

 

Selected Bibliography

 

 

2017

Carlisle, Mack, Appropriation, Information, and Cyborgs:                                  

An Interview with Michele Fiedler, Oregon Arts Watch, January 19

 

2015

Zhong, Fan, Exit Art, W Magazine, July                                                       

Renken, Anna, History on a Billboard, Public Art Review,

Chang, Scarlet, Cross-continent highway billboard project is Manifest Destiny,Los Angeles Times, April 4

Dougherty, Margot, This Wildly Creative Art Project Transformed an Ugly Interstate Into a 2,400-Mile-Long Visual Masterpiece, Smithsonian Magazine, November

2014        

F #1, by Adam Marnie, Published by F

Wagley, Catherine, The L.A. Art We Want to See in 2015, LA Weekly, December 30

Veils, Purple Diary, purple.fr, June

 

2013        

Bright!: Typography between Illustration and Art, Cologne: Daab Books

Heinrich, Will, The Most Memorable Gallery Shows of 2013, Gallerist NY, December

Heinrich, Will, Hair and Skin, at Derek Eller, Gallerist NY, Observer.com, July 17

 Bauman, Clara, “Hair and Skin,” theCORNERmagazine, July 15

 

2012        

Dark-Side Minimalism, by Jan Tumlir, X-TRA Contemporary Art Quarterly, Fall 

Snyder, Stephanie, Warm for Your Form, Artforum.com, Critic’s Picks, June 15                    

Public Fiction#2: The Gold Rush/Manifest Destiny Issue

 

2011        

Tuck, Geoff, Bobbi Woods, Notes on Looking, October 17

Harren, Natalie, “Review: Bobbi Woods at Annie Wharton Los Angeles,” Artforum

 

2010        

Berardini, Andrew, “Appropriative Longing with Mustard and Ketchup,” Artslant

“Dialogue between Brendan Fowler, Adam Marnie and Bobbi Woods,” Kingsboro Press #6    

 

2009        

ANP Quarterly, portfolio

Radon, Lisa, “Bobbi Woods at Fourteen30 Contemporary,” Portland Monthly

 

2008          

Animal Shelter,” Art, Sex and Literature, Issue 1, Semiotext(e) 

Grabner, Michelle, “Gaping Hole Found in Universe,” Artforum.com, Critics’ Picks, March 7

 

2007        

Johnson, Paddy, “Art Fag City Likes Books,” Art Fag City, Nov 16

“A Questionnaire,” Leisure: An Art Journal, Issue #0, 2nd Cannons Publications, co-editor