JOSHUA ABELOW

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Born 1976 Frederick, MD
Lives and works in Berlin

Education

2008 MFA, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI
1998 BFA with Honors, Painting, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

Solo Exhbitions

2008 Mystic Truths, Branch Gallery, Durham, NC
2006 Monday Afternoon Club, Branch Gallery, Durham, NC
2005 Beakers, Birds, Cats, Highways, Leaks, Television & Trees, PM Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Group Exhbitions

2008 Takt 5, Takt Kunstprojektraum, Berlin, Germany
Landscape, Portrait, Pattern, Hallway Bathroom Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Texas National, Nacogdoches, TX
Kunst Gruppe, Werkstätte, New York, NY
All Media Exhibition (curated by Mark Newport), Detroit Artists Market, Detroit, MI
2007 Actual Size Biennial, CAID, Detroit, MI
Heroes (curated by Laura Sharp Wilson), Bryce’s Barber Shop, Olympia, WA
2006 Art on Paper, 2006, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
RISD Fine Arts Biennial NYC 2006, (curated by Robert Storr), Exit Art, New York, NY
Potentially Mighty, PM Gallery, Toronto, Ontatio, Canada
2005 Two for the Seesaw, Branch Gallery, Carrboro, NC
Convertible Fabric Pyramid, curated by Demetrio Paproni &110 Editions, Benevento, Italy
2004 Coloring Book, Branch Gallery, Carrboro, NC
Clean Cut, PM Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
RISD Fine Arts Biennial NYC 2004, (curated by Shamim M. Momim), Claire Oliver Fine Art, New York, NY
2003 Wildlife, 77 White Street, New York, NY
A Notion of Time (Jurors: Ross Bleckner, Peter Halley, and Sue Williams), Traveling exhibition: Los Angeles, Dallas, New York
Better Homes and Gardens, Zoller Gallery, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA
Unframed First Look (Jurors: Ross Bleckner, Peter Halley, Sue Williams), Lehmann Maupin, New York, NY
New American Talent (Juror: Dominic Molon), Arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, TX
2002 Off the Grid, Lehmann Maupin, New York, NY

Publications

2006 Joshua Abelow / Katy Clove exhibition catalog, Branch Gallery, Durham, NC
2005 Coloring Book, Branch Gallery, Durham, NC
Red China, Issue Four, Volume One

Awards

2008 2nd Place, Texas National 2008, Stephen F. Austin State University
2007 Merit Scholarship Award, Cranbrook Academy of Art
1998 Gordon Press Award for Excellence in Painting, Rhode Island School of Design