MARILYN MINTER


BIOGRAPHY

Born 1948 Shreveport, Louisiana
Lives and works in New York

Education:

1972 Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, M.F.A. Painting
1970 University of Florida, B.F.A.

Selected Solo Exhibitions:

 

2016

“Marilyn Minter: Spray On,” Carolina Nitsch, New York, NY, November 18, 2016 – January 20, 2017

 

2015    

“Marilyn Minter: New Paintings and Photographs,” Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO, November 27 – December 21, 2015

“Marilyn Minter,” Salon 94, New York, NY, October 27 – December 22, 2016

“Marilyn Minter: I'm Not Much But I'm All That I Think About,” Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, October 2, 2015 – January 10, 2016

“Marilyn Minter – Pretty/Dirty,” Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX, April 18 – August 2, 2015; travels to Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, CO, September 18, 2015 – January 31, 2016; Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA, April 2 – July 10, 2016; Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY, November 4, 2016 – May 7, 2017; catalogue


2013

“Marilyn Minter,” Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, April 6 – May 11, 2013
"PEOPLE: Selected Parkett Artists' Editions from 1984-2013," Parkett Space, Zurich, Switzerland, February 9 – March 11, 2013

2011
Salon 94 Bowery, New York, NY, October 28 – December 4, 2011
Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany, April 30 – June 12, 2011
Team Gallery, New York, NY

2010
Orange Crush, Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
Green Pink Caviar, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

2009
Marilyn Minter, Regen Projects and Regen Projects II, Los Angeles, CA
La Conservera, Centro de Arte Contemporáno, Murcia, Spain
Green Pink Caviar, Salon 94 Freemans, New York, NY
Chewing Color, Center for Contemporary Art, Cincinnati, OH

2008
Andrehn-Schiptjenko Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

2006
Salon 94 Gallery, New York, NY
Gavlak Projects, Palm Beach, FL
Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO
Circuit, Lausanne, Switzerland

2005
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Voges and Partner, Frankfurt, Germany

2004
Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO
Andrehn-Schiptjenko Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

2003
Fredericks Freiser Gallery, New York, NY

2001
Thaddeus Ropac Gallery, Paris, France

2000
Andrehn-Schiptjenko Gallery, Stockholm
XL Xavier La Boulbenne, New York, NY

1998
Galleri Index, Stockholm, Sweden
XL Xavier La Boulbenne, New York, NY

1997
XL Xavier La Boulbenne, New York, NY

1995
Max Protetch Gallery, New York, NY
Tri Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Postmasters Gallery, New York, NY

1992
Max Protetch Gallery, New York, NY
John C. Stoller & Co., Minneapolis, MN

1991
Greenberg Gallery, Saint Louis, MO
Meyers/Bloom Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

1990
Max Protetch Gallery, New York, NY
Simon Watson Gallery, New York, NY

1989
Nicola Jacobs Gallery, London, England

1988
White Columns, New York, NY

1986
Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York, NY (in collaboration with Christoff Kohlhoffer)

1984
Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York, NY (in collaboration with Christoff Kohlhoffer)

1975
Everson Museum, Syracuse, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions:
 

2017

“Really?,” curated by Beth Rudin DeWoody, Wilding Cran Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, November 5 – December 23, 2017

“Sex Work: Feminist Art & Radical Politics,” curated by Alison M. Gingeras, Frieze London, Regent’s Park, London, UK, October 5 – 8, 2017

“Socially Engaged,” Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design Gallery, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, October 2 – November 11, 2017

“Female\Feminist/2017,” Chauncey Stillman Gallery at Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts, Old Lyme, CT, August 23 – November 4, 2017

“CUNT,” Venus, Los Angeles, CA, July 15 – September 2, 2017

“MIDTOWN,” Lever House Art Collection, New York, NY, May 3 – June 9, 2017

“What I Loved: Selected Works from the ‘90s,” Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, March 4 – April 14, 2017

 

2016

“Desire,” curated by Diana Widmaier-Picasso, presented by Larry Gagosian and Jeffrey Deitch, Moore Building, Miami, FL, November 30 – December 4, 2016

“Human Condition,” The Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, October 1 – November 30, 2016

“Wall to Wall: Carpets by Artists,” Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, Cleveland, OH, September 23, 2016 – January 8, 2017; traveled to Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY, July 9 – October 1, 2017

“COMING TO POWER: 25 Years Of Sexually X-Plicit Art By Women,” Maccarone, New York, NY, September 9 – October 16, 2016

 

2015

“NO MAN’S LAND: Women Artists from the Rubell Family Collection,” Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL, December 2, 2015 – May 28, 2016; catalogue

“Tightrope Walk: Painted Images After Abstraction,” curated by Barry Schwabsky, White Cube, Bermondsey, London, UK, November 25, 2015 – January 24, 2016

“Ten Year Anniversary,” Gavlak Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, November 6 – December 23, 2015

“Mistakes Were Made,” Kyiv Biennial, Modern Art Research Institute, Kyiv, Ukraine, September 10 – November 1, 2015

“(Em)Power Dynamics : Exploring the Modes of Female Empowerment and Representation in America,” The Gateway Project, Newark, NJ, September 9 – October 23, 2015

“Choice Works,” Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ, May 3 – 13, 2015

“Enchanted Space,” organized by Barbara London, Fridman Gallery, New York, NY, May 2 – June 6, 2015 

"Pretty Raw: After and Around Helen Frankenthaler," The Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, February 11 - June 7, 2015

 

2014
"Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe", Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY, September 10, 2014 – February 15, 2015; traveled to Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA, September 5 – December 13, 2015
"Made by Brazilians," Cidade Matarazzo, Sao Paolo, Brazil, September 5 – October 11, 2014
"NYC Makers: The MAD Biennial," Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY, July 1 – October 12, 2014
"More Material," Salon 94, New York, NY, June 26 – August 1, 2014
"Gorgeous," SFMOMA at the Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, CA, June 20 – September 14, 2014
"Keepie Uppie," Hydra School Projects, Port of Hydra, Greece, June 12 – July 13, 2014
"Painting & The Painterly," Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark, June 4 – August 3, 2014
"Look At Me: Portraiture From Manet To The Present," Leila Heller Gallery, New York, NY, May 6 – August 29, 2014
"She Was a Film Star Before She Was My Mother," Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs, Long Island, NY, May 4 – July 13, 2014
"Bash 1," Kleinert/James Gallery, Woodstock, NY, April 26 – May 26, 2014
"Pace Gems: Selections from the Linda Pace Foundation Permanent Collection, The Linda Pace Founation Gallery, San Antonio, TX, April 18 – September 14, 2014
"Gola, Art and Science of Taste, Palazzo d'Accursio in Piazza Maggiore, Bologna Italy, 2014
"Gola, Art and Science of Taste," La Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy, January 31 – March 12, 2014
"Surface," Stephen D. Paine Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA, January 23 – March 1, 2014
"Bad Conscience," Metro Pictures, New York, NY, January 16 – February 22, 2014

2013
The Cat Show, White Columns, New York, NY, June 14 – July 27, 2013

2012
Riotous Baroque. From Cattelan to Zurbaran Manifestations of Precarious Vitality. Kunsthaus Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, June 1 – September 2, 2012; Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain, June 18- October 6, 2013
Girl Talk: Women and Text, CAM Raleigh, Raleigh, North Carolina, September 22, 2012-January 14, 2013
"Pink Caviar: New works in the Collection 2009-2011," Louisiana Museum, Humlebaek, Denmark, May 24- August 19, 2012
Pretty Ugly: Deviant Materialism, Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, May 18- June 24, 2012

2011
The Influentials, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY, August 26- September 2011
Memories of the Future: The Olbricht Collection, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France
Commerical Break, Garage Center for Contemporary Culture and POST, Venice Biennial, Italy

2010
Collision, the Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art, Providence, RI, November 12 – June 19, 2011
Sweat, curated by Marilyn Minter and Fabienne Stephan, Patricia Low Contemporary, Gstaad, Switzerland, August 12 – October 10, 2010
Inside/Out, SHOWstudio, London, June 26 – August 14, 2010
Desire, The Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, February 5 - April 25, 2010
Living With Art: Collecting Contemporary in Metro New York, Neuberger Museum
of Art, Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, NY,
May 1- August 15, 2010
Collection in Context: Lynda Benglis, John Chamberlain, Andy Warhol, and Marilyn Minter, The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
Passion Fruits, Selection from the Thomas Olbricht Collection, Me Collectors Room, Berlin
7th Annual Alt Picture Show, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA
The Anniversary Show, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Don Juan in the Village, curated by Bjarne Melgaard, Lars Bohman Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
Think Pink, curated by Beth Rudin DeWoody, Gavlak Projects, Palm Beach, FL
Talent Show, curated by Robert Melee, The Kitchen, New York, NY


2009
We're all gonna die., Sue Scott Gallery, New York, NY, June 25 – July 31
Pretty Is And Pretty Does, SITE Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM (Feb – May)
The Audio Show, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, NY
Pink Panter, curated by Amy Smith-Stewart, Kumukumu Gallery, New York, NY
The Female Gaze: Women Look at Women, Cheim & Read, New York, NY
200 Artworks – 25 Years Artists' Editions for Parkett, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
Objects of Value, Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL
The Glamour Project, Lehmann Maupin Gallery, New York, NY
The Palace at 4 a.m., Gana Art Gallery, New York, NY
For Your Eyes Only, De Markten, Brussels, Belgium


2008
Darkside, Fotomuseum, Winterthur, Switzerland
Agency: Art and Advertising, McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown State University,
Youngstown, OH
Expenditure, Busan Biennale, Busan, Korea
Whatever's Whatever Hydra School Projects, Hydra, Greece
Sweat, Marilyn Minter + Mika Rottenberg, Galerie Laurent Godin, Paris

2007
Foam of the Daze, Amy Smith Stewart, New York, NY
Sex in the City, Dumbo Art Center, Brooklyn, NY
Sparkle Then Fade, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA
Rencontres de la Photographie, Arles, France
RocknRoll, Norrköpings Museum, Norrköpings, Sweden
Dangerous Beauty, Curated by Manon Slome, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY
Dangerous Beauty, Naples Art Museum, Italy

2006
Whitney Biennial, New York, NY
Nightmares of Summer, Marvelli Gallery, New York, NY
The Other Side, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, NY
Flaming June, Spanierman Modern, New York, NY

2005
Gorgeous, Hangar Bicocca, Milan, Italy
Paper, Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Bounds of Love, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY
Tete a Tete, Greenberg van Doren Gallery, New York, NY
The Super Fly Effect, Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ
Suddenly Older, Clifford Gallery, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY

2004
Black & White, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York, NY
AmFaR Portfolio, Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA
Skin Deep, Union Station, Toronto, Canada (traveling to The Netherlands and Portugal)

2003
Cross Currents at Century's End: Selections from the Neuberger Berman Art Collections, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
amFaR Portfolio curated by Jack Pierson, Cheim and Read, New York, NY
Jessica Stockholder Show, Gorney Bravin & Lee Gallery, New York, NY
4 Walls, 8 Views, Arena Gallery, New York, NY

2002
Shimmering Substance, curated by Barry Schwabsky and Catsou Roberts, Arnolfini, Bristol, England, and Cornerhouse, Manchester, England
Reactions, Exit Art, New York, NY

2001
Summer Group, Sandroni.Rey, Venice, CA

2000
Uncomfortable Beauty, Group show, Jack Tilton / Anna Kustera, New York, NY
Issue: Group show, curated by Jack Pierson, Thaddaeus Ropac Gallery, Paris, France
2000 anos luz, Galeria Leyendecker, Santa Cruz Tenerife, Canary Islands
Mommy Dearest, Gimpel Fils, London, England
Go Figure, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Arts, New York, NY

1999
Lounge, Exit Art, New York, NY
Millennium Calendar, Bard College, Annandale on Hudson, NY
Paintings Pictures, Beaver College Art Gallery, Beaver, PA

1998
cloth-bound, Laure Genillard Gallery, London, England
PhotoImage, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA (traveling to Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines,
IA)
Elbowroom, Third Link, Stockholm, Sweden
Bathroom, curated by Wayne Koestenbaum, Thomas Healy Gallery, New York, NY

1997
Alive & Well, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY
Sex/Industry, curated by John Yau, Stephan Stux Gallery, New York, NY

1996
Thinking Print: Books to Billboard 1980-1995, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Making Pictures: Women and Photography, Nicole Klagsburn Gallery, New York, NY
Mona Hatoum, Lovett/Codagnone, Marilyn Minter, XL Xavier La Boulbenne, New York, NY
PHOTOgraphism (in painting), Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York, NY
What I did on my summer vacation, White Columns, New York, NY
The Most Important Thing in the World: Oasis vs. Blur and Artists Who rock, curated by Bill Arning, The Art Exchange Show, New York, NY

1995
Pittura Immedia: Malerei in der 90er Jahren, curated by Peter Weibel, Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum und Kunstlerhaus, Graz, Austria
Smells Like Vinyl, Roger Merians Gallery, New York, NY
The Joy of Painting, Here Gallery, New York, NY

1994
The Place of Art, Sprengel Museum, Hanover, Germany
De-Pop, curated by Sandra Antelo-Suarez, Cummings Art Center, Connecticut College, New
London, CT
Drama, Max Protetch Gallery, New York, NY
The Long Weekend, Trial Balloon, New York, NY
Promotional Copy, 100 Food Porn Video, The Kitchen, New York, NY
Sex, Adam Baumgold Fine Art, New York, NY
The Rag Trade, The Inter Art Center, New York, NY

1993
Promotional Copy, 100 Food Porn Video, DIA Center for the Arts, New York, NY
The Return of the Cadavre Exquis, The Drawing Center, New York, NY (traveling to The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; Santa Monica Museum of Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA; Forum for Contemporary Art, St. Louis, MO; American Art Center, Paris, France)
Coming to Power, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, NY
Regarding Masculinity, Arthur Rogers Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Body Count, White Columns, New York, NY
Tri-Sexual, TRI Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1992
Effected Desire, The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
Slow Art, P.S.I., Long Island City, NY
Works-Concepts-Processes-Situations-Informations, Galerie 1900-2000, Paris, France

1991
Ho Hum All Ye Faithful, John Post Lee Gallery, New York, NY
New generation: New York, Part III, curated by Bob Nickas Carnegie Mellon Art Gallery, Pittsburgh,
PA

1990
Stendahl Syndrome: The Cure, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY
The Clinic, Simon Watson Gallery, New York, NY
Making Pictures, Fiction/Nonfiction Gallery, New York, NY

1989
Ten Years Anniversary Show, Nicola Jacobs Gallery, London, England
Max Protetch: 20 years, Max Protetch Gallery, New York, NY
Repetition, Hirschl-Adler Modern, New York, NY

Awards and Grants:
 

2006

Tiffany Award

 

1998

Guggenheim Fellowship

 

1992

New York Foundation for the Arts, Visual Arts Grant

 

1989

National Endowment for the Arts, Artist's Fellowship Grant

 

1988
New York Foundation for the Arts, Artist's Grant

Public Collections:

Maison Europeenne de la Photographie, Paris, France
Collection Claudine et Jean-Marc Salomon, château d'Arenthon, Alex, France
Neuberger Berman, New York, NY
Chase Manhattan Bank, New York, NY
Deutsch Bank, New York, NY
Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
Everson Museum, Syracuse, NY
Kunsthaus Museum, Zurich, Switzerland

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark
Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA
MiT List Center, Boston, MA
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Blanton Museum of Fine Arts. Austin, TX