Hilary Harnischfeger

Born 1972, Melbourne, Australia
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

 

EDUCATION

2003     MFA, Columbia University, New York, NY

2001     BFA, University of Houston, Houston, TX

 

SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2015

Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY 

2014

East Coast Crush, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2013

Visiting Artist Series, curated by Tim Doud, American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC (with Tracy Miller)

2012

Hilary Harnischfeger and Tommy White, Front Gallery, Houston, TX

2011

Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

2009

Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

2008

Neverwork, New York, NY
The Split Wall, South First Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (with Fabienne Lasserre)

2001

Ni Chomei, Moody Gallery, Houston, TX


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

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

2016

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

Repeat Pressure Until, Ortega y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY

Convene, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS

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

Physical Painting, Richard & Dolly Maass Gallery, SUNY Purchase, Purchase, NY

2015

Refuge, curated by Camille Obering, Miami Beach, FL

Rock Hound Swap Meet, Junior Projects, New York, NY

Hard and Soft, ACME Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2014

Ghost Current, curated by Ryan Wallace, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

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

Commito and Harnischfeger, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH

2013

Paint Off, Paint On, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY

Realization is Better than Anticipation, organized by Megan Lykins Reich and Rose Bouthillier, MOCA Cleveland, Cleveland, OH

DOWNTOWN: A View of New York's Lower East Side, James Cohan Gallery, Shanghai, China

Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY

2012

Stretching Painting, curated by Veronica Roberts , Galerie Lelong, New York, NY

2011

Papertails, curated by Valerie Hammond and Kiki Smith, 80 WSE, New York, NY

Monkey Wrench, Horton Gallery, New York, NY

2010

Guatavita, Eleven Rivington, New York, NY
Seedlings, curated by Regine Basha, Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, TX

2009

Abstract, Abstract, Foxy Production, New York, NY

This is… Your… This… is My …, curated by Salvador Castillo, University of Texas at San Antonio, Satellite Space, San Antonio, TX

Structured Simplicity, curated by Felicity Hogan, Dumbo Arts Center (DAC), Brooklyn, NY

Hi, Low and In Between, Grimm Fine Art, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2008

The Grey House That Thinks Itself into Your Head Without Asking, Pace University, NY

Jesuvian Process, Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York, NY

2007

The Line of Time, And the Plane of Now, Harris Lieberman and Wallspace Gallery, New York, NY

2005

You Are Here, Ballroom, Marfa, TX

Hunch & Flail, Artists Space, New York, NY

2004

Mommy, I’m Not A Monster, Capsule Gallery, New York, NY
Summery, Summary, Brooklyn, NY

2003

MFA Thesis Show, Columbia University, New York, NY

Pertaining to Painting, Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX

2002

Pertaining to Painting, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX

First Year MFA Show, Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY

2001

Big as Texas, Diverse Works Art Space, Houston, TX

Dishman Competition, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX

2000

The Big Show, Lawndale Art and Performance Center, Houston, TX

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2016

Boom, Mels. “Hilary Harnischfeger: Vlak en volume,” De kleine K, May 29, 2016, pp. 12 -15

Wolkoff, Julia. “Hilary Harnischfeger,” Art in America, February 16, 2016

2015

Cochran, Sam. “AD Kicks Off Art Basel Miami Beach with a Swinging Celebration,” Architectural Digest, December 12, 2015

Smith, Roberta. “Hilary Harnischfeger and a Host of Forms at Rachel Uffner,” The New York Times, December 10, 2015

Saltz, Jerry. “The 10 Best Art Shows of 2015,” New York Magazine, December 9, 2015

Gotthardt, Alexxa, “50 Must-See Artworks at NADA, Pulse, Untitled., and Art Miami,” Artsy, December 5, 2015

Ollman, Leah. "In 'Hard and Soft,' Four Sculptors Explore Contradictions in Clay," Los Angeles Times, March 12, 2015

2013

Рудик, Александра, "Design Object," Interview Magazine, February 2013, p. 67

2012

Martin, Elliott Zooey. "Interview with Hilary Harnischfeger and Tommy White, Part I," Glasstire, October 15, 2012

Deliso, Meredith. "Hilary Harnischfeger's Little Monsters at Front Gallery," Houston Press, October 3, 2012

"Stretching Painting," The New Yorker, August 6, 2012, p. 12, 2012

Smith, Roberta. "Stretching Painting," The New York Times, July 26, 2012

2011

Saltz, Jerry. "The Dazzle," New York Magazine, June 6, 2011, p. 72

Martin, Alison. "Hilary Harnischfeger's New Work," Examiner, May 24, 2011

Smith, Roberta. "Sculpture in High Relief," The New York Times, May 20, 2011, p. C21, C23

"Critics' Picks," Time Out New York, Issue 812, May 12 - 18, 2011, p. 44

2009

Hudson, Suzanne. “Hilary Harnischfeger,” Artforum, September 2009

“Hilary Harnischfeger,” The New Yorker, June 22, 2009

Alexander, Lily. “Hilary Harnischfeger at Rachel Uffner Gallery,” Whitewall, June 5, 2009

Vilas, Amber. “Hilary Harnischfeger in New York,” ARTINFO, May 29, 2009

"Best in Painting," Time Out New York, May 28 - June 3, 2009

Wolf, Alexander. “Hilary Harnischfeger at Rachel Uffner Gallery,” Art in New York, May 11, 2009

2008

Zeeger, Brian. "The Split Wall," Time Out New York, October 16-22, 2008

Rosenberg, Karen. "Hilary Harnischfeger," The New York Times, July 4, 2008

Saltz, Jerry. “Critics' Pick,” New York Magazine, 2008

2007

“Number 1,” Paper Monument, Fall 2007

2005

"Hunch and Flail,” The New Yorker, August 1, 2005, p. 16

Gallagher, Ellen. “Artists Pick,” Vogue Italia, February 2005

2002

Johnson, Patricia C. “Painting Now,” The Houston Chronicle, Arts, August 14, 2002

2001

Anspon, Catherine. “Fresh, Smart and Visionary,” Art News, Summer 2001, p. 96

Devine, John. “Natural Plastic,” The Houston Press, August 9, 2001, p. 64

 

AWARDS

2007

Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation Space program