Artists


 

Born in 1974, Cincinnati, OH

Currently lives and works in Chicago, IL

EDUCATION

2005

DAAD Universität der Kunst Berlin, Germany

2004

MFA, Yale School of Art, Yale University

1997

BFA, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

1995

Parson’s School of Design, NY Studio Program, NYC

AWARDS

2009

West Prize Finalist

2007

Illinois Council for the Art, Finalist Award

Chicago Dept. of Cultural Affairs, Community Arts Grant

2005

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

2004

DAAD Scholarship Universität der Kunst Berlin, Germany

2003

Jacob K. Javits Fellowship

Schoelkopf Travel Grant, Yale University

2000

Skowhegan Summer Fellowship

1996

Bernadette and David E. Davis Award, Sculpture Dept., Cleveland Institute of Art

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013

The Inheritance at Ebersmoore, Chicago, IL

2011

12 x 12: The Doctor’s Wife at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

2010

Housekeeping at Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, MA

2008

Churches at Branch Gallery, Durham, NC

2007

Stained Glass at ThreeWalls, Chicago, IL

2003

After School Days at 537 Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013

Summer Mixer at Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY

2012

Sunday Paintings for A Rainy Day curated by Hein Koh at Field Projects, New York, NY

Project 0012, in collaboration with Skowhegan, Cape Elizabeth, MN

Neu! at Ebersmoore, Chicago, IL

2011

Pulp at MFA Gallery Central at Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR

Next Art Fair at Steven Zevitas Gallery, Chicago, IL

Two Fold curated by Colleen Asper and Ethan Greenbaum at The Suburban, Chicago, IL

2010

Ah Wilderness at Ebersmoore, Chicago, IL

Power of Selection 3 at Western Exhibitions, Chicago, IL

IAAFBJHMJNMOMRSATSW curated by William Staples at Fountain Studio Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Next Art Fair at Steven Zevitas Gallery, Chicago, IL

2009

Mixtape at Jen Bekman Gallery, New York, NY

Zombie: A Mindless Affair curated by Edra Soto at Antena, Chicago, IL

Knowingly Naïve at Steven Zevitas Gallery, NEXT, Chicago, IL

West Prize Finalist Exhibition at Wes Collection, Oaks, PA

2008

Innocence Regained at Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, NY

Mutability curated by Patricia Courson at ATC Projects, Chicago, IL

Bellwether curated by Shannon Stratton at Vox Popoli Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Grandma at Brooklyn Fire Proof, Brooklyn, NY and San Francisco, CA

The Souvenir Show curated by Laura Mackin at The Gift Shop Project Space, Chicago, IL

2007

You Are in My Space at Gallery 2, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

The Big Bang curated by Julie Langsam at Spaces, Cleveland, OH

Constellation curated by Michelle Beckett at Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

Table Tops curated by Deborah Hesse at Haskins Laboratory, New Haven, CT

Subreality at AfterModern, San Francisco, CA

Work from the Flatfile Gala Benefit at Art Space, New Haven, CT

2006

Darling Project at Wendy Cooper Gallery, Chicago, IL

One Year Anniversary Exhibition at AfterModern, San Francisco, CA

NOVA at Brooklyn Fire Proof Inc., Chicago, IL

The Idea of Death is Tormenting Me at Brooklyn Fire Proof Inc., Brooklyn, NY

2005

My Perspective curated by Steven Zevitas at OSP Gallery, Boston, MA

Drama, Romance, Loneliness, Narcissism, and Other Diseases of the Soul curated by Chris Bogia and Jen DeNike at Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York, NY

2004

Hallowed Halls curated by Chip Tom at Marc Selwyn Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

MFA Thesis Exhibition at Yale School of Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

2003

Selections, Work from the Flatfile at Art Space, New Haven, CT

2002

Art Basel – Miami with Ambrosino Gallery, Miami, FL

Emerging New York Artists curated by John O’Conner at Arno Maris Gallery, Westfield State College, Westfield, MA

2001

Passing Through: 11 New York Artists curated by Sarah Brennamen at Shaqab College of Design Art, Doha, Qatar and Virginia Commonwealth University

2000

Benefit Auction at Bellwether Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Flatfiles at Bellwether Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Snapshot at Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, MD

1999

Crunchberg at Videoland Art Gallery, New York, NY

Rough House at 338 West 38th St., New York, NY

Night of 1,000 Drawings at Artists Space, New York, NY

1988

Rough House 13 at Brooklyn Brewery, Brooklyn, NY

1997

BFA Exhibition at Reinberger Gallery, Cleveland, OH

Independent Show at Reinberger Gallery, Cleveland, OH

1995

Open Studios, New York Studio Program, New York, NY

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

The Saatchi Collection

Fidelity Investments

The Progressive Collection

The West Collection

Blue Shield of California, San Francisco

BIBLIOGRAPHY

O’Shaughnessy, Tracy. “Art with a Little Pop.” Republican-American, 24 July 2012

Cavanaugh, Amy. “Ann Toebbe at MCA.” CBS Chicago, 10 October 2011

Browning, Laura M. “A Woman’s Work.” The Chicagoist, 18 November 2011

Critics Picks. “UBS 12 x 12 : Anne Toebbe.” Time Out Chicago, 6 November 2011

Chu, Jeff. “Take Monday Off: Chicago.” The Wall Street Journal, 15-16 October 2011

Browning, Laura M. “Kitchen Goddess.” Sheridan Road Magazine, Oct/Nov 2011

Ise, Claudine. “Critics Picks: Chicago.” Art Ltd., Sept/Oct 2011

New American Painting, Juror’s Pick, Issue 95, 2011

Quinn, Bryony. “Ann Toebbe.” Its Nice That, Issue #5, 2011

Banai, Nuit. “Ann Toebbe.” Art Forum, December 2010

McQuaid, Kate. “Rooms with a View.” The Boston Globe, 8 September 2010

Editors Picks, Ann Toebbe: Housekeeping, The Boston Globe, August 2010

Cochran, Jessica. “Artists You Should Know” CS Interiors, September 2009

Featured Artist in Ppgalerie, Ppaper Magazine, Tawain, August 2009

Interview with Vincent Wilkie on diskodursko.com, 23 March 2009

Neyenesch, Cassandra. “Grandma.” The Brooklyn Rail, September 2008

Bamberger, Alan. “San Francisco Gallery Openings.” ArtBusiness.com, 25 January 2008

Waxman, Lori. “Ann Toebbe.” Artforum.com, November Critics Picks 2007

Camillieri, Julien. “Ann Toebbe, Stained Glass.” Time Out Chicago, 1 November 2007

Fisher, Matt. “Ann Toebbe.” MatthewtheYoung.com, 15 January 2007

“Featured Artists.” New American Painting, Issue 71, 2007

Birke, Judy. “Haskins Artists Find Enriching Inspiration in Tops of Tables.” New Heaven Register, 2007

Laemoa, Stephanie. “Critics Picks.” San Francisco Chronicle, December 2006

Asper, Colleen. “The Idea of Death is Tormenting Me.” Beautiful Decay, Issue 0, 2006

McQuaid, Joyce. “In a Group Show, Artists Embrace a Faux Naïve Style.

The Boston Globe, 29 July 2005

Korotin, Joyce. “Drama Romance Loneliness at Massimo.” The New York Artworld.com, February 2005

“Critics Picks.” The Cincinnati Enquirer, 30 May 2003 and 6 June 2003

“Look Here! Art, Artists.” Cincinnati City Beat, Vol 9, Issue 34, 2-8 July 2003

RESIDENCIES

2000

Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Painting

1995

Chautauqua School of Art, Sculpture

1994

Chautauqua School of Art, Sculpture

ART WRITING

"Adaptation", review, Beautiful Decay, Issue W, 2008 "Interview with Case Simmons and Andrew Burke", Beautiful Decay, Issue W, 2008 "Chris Millar", Beautiful Decay, Issue V, 2008 "Sympathy for The Devil", Beautiful Decay, Issue U, 2007 "Interview with Matthew Higgs", Beautiful Decay, Issue U, 2007 “Interview with Ai Kijima", Beautiful Decay, February Issue R, 2007 Deitch Issue: Interview with Brad Kahlhamer, Beautiful Decay, Issue Q, 2006 Sabrina Raaf at Wendy Cooper, Beautiful Decay, Issue P, 2006 Ben Foch and Eli Stalmans at Gallery 40000, Jacob Hoshimoto at Rhona Hoffman Gallery, BAT, Issue 2, 2006

TEACHING

Fall 2010 Professor, Basic Drawing, Columbia College, Chicago January 2010 Visiting Artist and MFA Catalog Essayist, Indiana University, Bloomington Fall 2009 Professor, Basic Drawing, Columbia College, Chicago Spring 2009 Professor, Basic Painting, Northwestern University, Chicago Fall 2008 Professor, Multi-Level Drawing, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Fall 2007 Professor, Basic Drawing, Northwestern University Spring 2007 Professor, Drawing for Exercise, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Spring 2006 Professor, Visual Language, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago