Artists


 

Born in 1963, Cincinnati, OH

Currently lives and works in New York City

EDUCATION

1988

MFA, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

1985

BA, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

AWARDS

2010

Versailles Foundation, Munn Artist Fellowship, Giverny, France

2002

The Jim Henson Foundation Project Grant

2001

Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship

2000

The Jim Henson Foundation Project Grant

Greater Cincinnati Foundation Award

1999

Otto M. Budig Foundation Grant

The Fine Arts Fund of Cincinnati Fund

Cincinnati Arts Allocation Grant

Cinergy Foundation Grant

Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship

Ohio Arts Council Operation Support Grant

1998

Greater Cincinnati Foundation Award

The Jim Henson Foundation Project Grant

Cincinnati Arts Allocation Grant

Ohio Arts Council Individual Fellowship

1997

Puffin Foundation Grant

Cincinnati Arts Allocation Grant

1995

Greater Cincinnati Foundation Award

1994

Cincinnati Arts Allocation Grant

1993

Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014

(forthcoming) at Shaheen Modern & Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH

2013

This Too, [Artspace] at Untitled, Oklahoma City, OK

Unaccustomed at Galeria Pilar, São Paulo, Brazil

If That Then This at Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, TX

2012

Deep Seated at Franklin Art Works, Minneapolis, MN

2011

Outbreed at Roanoke College, Salem, VA

Cut…tingEDGE at Rochester Armory, Rochester, NY

Statute at Mark Moore Gallery, Culver City, CA

2010

MONSTR at Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

2009

Whitney Museum of American Art, Art Party Featured Artist, New York, NY

If Therefore at Shaheen Modern & Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH

2008

Devin Borden Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, TX

Dust at Rice University Art Gallery, Houston, TX

Paper Bulls at Lemberg Gallery, Ferndale, MI

2007

The Peacock Flesh at Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

Dust at Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA

2006

Cricket’s Song at Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

2005

Fascia at Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

Inchmeal at Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA

Prints and Drawings at Clay St. Press, Cincinnati, OH

New Works on Paper at Shaheen Contemporary, Cleveland, OH

2004

Dust at Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, FL

Itsy Bitsy Spider at Feature Inc., New York, NY

2003

Dust, Drawing installations and video productions at Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH

Walk to Zet & Spiders from Zet at Center for Contemporary Art, Prague

2001

Downburst, Multi-media installation at Linda Schwartz Gallery, OH

2000

Six Degrees Of… Mixed media sculpture, Artworks Sculpture Project at Federal Plaza, Cincinnati, OH

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013

Summer Mixer at Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY

Introduction at S & J Project(s), New York, NY

5 Rooms at Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY

2012

Decade at Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY

Uncharted at Cain Schulte Contemporary, San Francisco, CA

Contemporary Watercolor curated by Veronica Roberts at Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY

Textual Attraction at Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, NY

2011

Forces of Nature at Louisiana Art & Science Museum, Baton Rouge, LA

Hiding Places: Memory in the Arts at John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, WI

The Ghost and the Whale at Cain Schulte Gallery, San Francisco, CA

January White Sal at Loretta Howard Gallery, New York, NY

Group Show at Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

2010

Art on Paper 2010 The 41st Exhibition at Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greesnboro, NC

MAGNA CARTA: Art/Paper at Cain Schulte Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Group Show at Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

Black & Blue at Lemberg Gallery, Detroit, MI

Elements of Nature: Selections from the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation at Carnegie Art Museum, Oxnard, CA, and City of Lancaster Museum, Lancaster, CA

PaperCut at Lemberg Gallery, Detroit, MI

On Paper at Shaheen Modern and Contemporary, Cleveland, OH

2009

Topographies at Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY

Slash: Paper Under the Knife at Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY

Unmistakable at HERE Arts Center, New York, NY

Paper Trail at Judi Rotenberg Gallery, Boston, MA

Talk Dirty to Me at Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

Just What Are They Saying… at Jonathan Ferrara Galery, New Orleans, LA

2008

Long Time No See at Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH

I Won’t Grow Up at Cheim and Read, New York, NY

Stable Scrawl at Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

2007

Contemporary Art on Paper at Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

2006

Analog Animation: Selections Spring 2006 at The Drawing Center, New York, NY

2005

Portraits on Paper at Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

Underage at Clifford Chance E US LLP/Dinaburg Arts LLC, New York, NY

4 at Bruce Gallery, Edinboro University, Edinboro, PA

WOVEN at Gallery W52, New York, NY

Drawn Out at Gallery 400, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL

2003

Welcome at Linda Schwartz Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2002

Walk to Zet & Spiders from Zet, Drawing Installations and Video Projections at Jeleni Gallery, Foundation and Center for Contemporary Art, Prague

Summer Vacation at Linda Schwartz Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2001

Surface Active at The Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, OH

Journal of Being at Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA

Accumulations at Kent State University, Akron, OH

Working Space, Drawing and Film Installation at NeuRathaus Gallery, Munich, Germany

Unit 2, What? at UNIT 2, Cincinnati, OH

PERFORMANCE/SAW THEATER/FILM

2001

and the movement of hearts came at me like a storm… Intermedia Festival at The Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, OH

1999

Account Me Puppet at Theater for the New City, New York, NY, Philadelphia Fringe Festival, Philadelphia, PA, The Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, GA, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI, Saw Theater Performance Space, and Cincinnati, OH

The Kiss Webcast in collaboration in conjunction with Franklin Furnace and Pseudo Programs, New York, NY

The Temper Ris’n at The Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA, and Intermedia Festival, The Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, OH

Faust Creation and performance of two large-scale puppets for Charles Gounod’s Faust, directed by Nicholas Muni at The Cincinnati Opera, Cincinnati, OH

Toy, Super 8 Film; 20 minutes, Super Super 8 Film Festival, Toured the U.S., Canada, Europe and Japan

Oyster Project, Super 8 Film created in conjunction with a live performance by the rock band Oyster, at The Contemporary Dance Theater, Cincinnati, OH

1998

and the movement of hearts came at me like a storm… at The Festival of International Puppet Theater, P.S. 122, New York, NY

A Criminal’s Story at Saw Theater Performance Space, Cincinnati, OH

Built, Film Loop Mechanism, Crash, at Rike Center, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH

Carousel Traces, Film Loop Mechanism (in collaboration with Andrea Sparks), at 840 Gallery, College of Design, Architecture and Planning, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Fallen Stages (drawings from Account Me Puppet), The Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, MI

Recent Paintings, Hiestand Gallery, Miami University, Oxford, OH

Articles of Faith (performance ephemera), Southern Ohio Museum of Art, Portsmouth, OH

Stacked, Carousel Traces (installation) At The Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, OH

1997

Stain at Thread Waxing Space, New York, NY, The Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, MI, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH, Saw Theater Performance Space, Cincinnati, OH

The Ascension at The Contemporary Dance Theater, Cincinnati, OH

1996

Wulitzer Voice at Saw Theater Performance Space, Cincinnati, PH

Images from Wulitzer Voice at Teplitzky and Scott Fine Art, Cincinnati, OH

Filmworks, Screening of selected animated films, at Kaldis, Cincinnati, OH

1995

Verses and Tongues, created and performed in conjunction with solo exhibit, at Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH

1994

Ruins at Saw Theater Performance Space, Cincinnati, OH

A Great Storm at Saw Theater Performance Space, Cincinnati, OH

1993

Zorro, Shadow puppetry sequences commissioned in conjunction with The Ensemble Theater of Cincinnati Production

RESIDENCIES

2002

Foundation and Center for Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic

2001

Working Space, Kultureferat, Munich, Germany

1999

Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

1997

The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

The Museum of Modern Art

Whitney Museum of American Art

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Albright-Knox Gallery

Detroit Institute of Arts Museum

Cleveland Museum of Art

Cincinnati Art Museum

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Speed Art Museum

Herbert F. Johnson Museum at Cornell University

Museum of Fine Arts Houston

The Anderson Collection

Progressive Corporation Collection’

Cleveland Clinic Collection

UBS Collection

Hotel 21 C (Louisville, KY)

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Mann, C. Griffith. “Acquisitions 2009″, Cleveland Art, March/April 2010

Klanten, Robert. Papercraft. Berlin, Die Gestalten Verlag GmbH & Co. KG, 2009

“Artist Mark Fox draws on the accidental to create abstract drawings”, The Plain Dealer 12 July 2009

“Overherad”, Vogue, June 2009

“Whitney Watchers”, Art in America online, 12 June 2009

Rattemeyer, C. et al. The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection: Catalogue Raisonné, New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 2009

“artisti a New York”, Corriere della Sera Io Donna, January 2008

Kahn, Eve. “Extreme Art,” Art + Auction, September 2008

Schultze, Troy. “Rice Gallery Hosts Outrageous Window Installation Dust,” Houston Press, 7 August 2008 Crawford, Lynn. “Mark Fox, Paper Bulls,” The Brooklyn Rail, July 2008

Johnson, Ken. “Some Shows for Escape, Some for Introspection,” The New York Times, 4 July 2008

“Mark Fox,” The New Yorker, 12 November 2007