Bianca Beck

Born 1979, Columbus, OH

Lives and works in New York, NY


EDUCATION

2008   MFA Yale Scool of Art

2001   BFA Carnegie Mellon University


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018

Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY (forthcoming)

2015

Bianca Beck, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

2011

Body, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

Bianca Beck, White Columns, New York, NY


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019

Le Tableau II, Ceysson-Benetiere Gallery, Koerich, Luxembourg (forthcoming)

2018

Root of the Head, Simone DeSousa Gallery, Detroit, MI

I Am A Scientist, curated by Sadie Laska, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2017

Et Tu Art Brute?, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY

Of A Well-Sucked Apricot, Tif Sigfrids Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2016

Pipe Dream, presented by Night Gallery and Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

Gallery Artist Group Exhibition, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

Future Developments #1-6, David Petersen Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2015

The Perennial, More Art, The Grecian Shelter, Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY

White Columns Benefit Exhibition + Auction, White Columns, New York, NY

Bianca Beck Josh Brand, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

2014

East Side to the West Side, curated by Brennan & Griffin, James Fuentes, Rachel Uffner, FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY

No Ground But Say Ground, curated by Joe Fyfe, Halsey McKay, East Hampton, NY

2013

Garage Show, JTT and Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

Rock Art & the X-ray Style, organized by Ryan Foerster, 425 Oceanview Ave, Brooklyn, NY

2012

OO, curated by Rob Halverson / C-o-o-l Art, Misako & Rosen, Tokyo, Japan

How's Your Wall?, curated by Rob Halverson, Artist Curated Projects, Los Angeles, CA

The Dorian Project, curated by Ilan Cohen with Quang Bao, SecondGuest, New York, NY

Changing States of Matter, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy

2011

Heads With Tails, West Street Gallery at Harris Lieberman, New York, NY

2010

I Live My Thoughts, Laurel Gitlen, New York, NY

Le Tableau, curated by Joe Fyfe, Cheim & Read, New York, NY

the same sight slighter, Renwick Gallery, New York, NY

2009

Doors, Galería Marta Cervera, Madrid, Spain

Cave Gallery, Detroit, MI

Strip Stripe, Emily Harvey Foundation, New York, NY

2008

Bianca Beck, Josh Brand, Matt Connors, Zak Prekop, Hayley Tompkins, Sue Tompkins, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL


BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017

Corbett, Rachel and Goldstein, Andrew. “From A Surprise ‘Salvator Mundi’ to Tears for Trump:

8 Star-Making Turns at NADA Miami,” Artnet News, December 9, 2017

2015

Hamer, Katy Diamond. “Top Picks: The Armory Show 2015,” Eyes Towards The Dove, March 6, 2015

Messinger, Kate. “20 Art Shows to See This Spring in NYC,” Paper Magazine, March 2015

2012

“Changing States of Matter at Brand New Gallery, Milan,” Mousse Magazine, July 6, 2012

2011

Asfour, Nana. “Bianca Beck, Body,” Time Out New York, December 7, 2011

Rosenberg, Karen. “Bianca Beck: Body,” The New York Times, December 1, 2011

Fee, Brian. “Excavating the figure with Bianca Beck,” New American Paintings, November 22, 2011

Cohen, David. “Making Space for Innocence: Bianca Beck at Rachel Uffner,” artcritical, November 9, 2011

Sessions, E. “Don't Miss - New York: Heads With Tails,” Artobserved.com, September 4, 2011

Rosenberg, Karen. “Art in Review: Heads With Tails,” The New York Times, August 18, 2011

2010

Nathan, Emily. “Sensational,” Artslant.com, October 3, 2010

Barliant, Claire. “I Live My Thoughts,” Time Out New York, September 27, 2010

Glisson, James. “Critics' Picks: Le Tableau,” Artforum.com, July 21, 2010

Smith, Roberta. “Art in Review: Le Tableau; French Abstraction and Its Affinities,” The New York Times, July 2, 2010

Smith, Roberta. “Art in Review: Same Sight Slighter,” The New York Times, May 13, 2010
 

RESIDENCIES AND AWARDS


2018 

Complimenta Artist Residency, Ithaca, NY

2014  

Bovina Artist Residency, Bovina, NY 


2008

Helen Winternitz Award for Excellence in Painting, Yale University


2000  

S.U.R.G. (Small Undergraduate Research Grant), Carnegie Mellon University


1999  

Ox-Bow School of Art Fellowship, Summer Session, Saugatuck, MI 


1998  

Harry Holland Award for Excellence in Art, Carnegie Mellon University 


RELATED ACTIVITIES

2008 

Panel Organizer at Yale University, Repetition (panelists: Tony Conrad, Ann Craven,
Leslie Hewitt, Haim Steinbach, and moderator Matt Keegan), New Haven, CT