Michael Berryhill was born 1972 in El Paso, Texas.

Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

EDUCATION

 

2009

Master of Fine Arts, Columbia University, New York, NY

2007

Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, ME

1994

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Texas at Austin, TX

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2017

A window, adore, Kate Werble Gallery, NY

Primitive is him, Galería Marta Cervera, Madrid, ES

 

2016

Loony Tombs, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Something of a Feather, KANSAS, New York, NY

 

2015

Shrine Time, Je  Bailey Gallery, Hudson, NY

Art Los Angeles Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA

 

2014

Beggars Blanket, KANSAS, New York, NY

 

2013

NADA Art Fair, New York, NY

 

2012

Incidental Western, KANSAS, New York, NY

 

2010

Fear of a Flat Planet, CTRL, Houston, TX

 

2009

Basement States, Horton Gallery, New York, NY

 

2003

The Past Was Here, SUNDAY L.E.S., NEXT Fair, Chicago, IL Greetings from Berrydale (with Ryan Lauderdale), Okay Mountain, Austin, TX

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2017

Pictography, Sperone Westwater, New York, NY

American genre: Contemporary Painting, ICA, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

Water and dreams, Chicken Coop Contemporary, Portland, OR, Traveling to Greene Gallery,

Milwaukee, WI

 

2016

Go Figure, Van Doren Waxter, New York, NY

As if in a foreign country, Galerie nächst St. Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Vienna, Austria

Jack and Diane, Kate Werble Gallery, New York NY

Shout for Tomorrow, Hirschl & Adler, New York, NY

The Clear and The Obscure, Lulu, Mexico City, Mexico

Strange Abstraction, Fredericks & Freiser Gallery, New York, NY

 

2015

Around Flat, Knockdown Center, Maspeth, NY

Intimacy in Discourse: Unreasonable Sized Paintings, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY The Nega- tive Hand, Anonymous Gallery, Mexico City, MX

The Guston E ect, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, MA

From Now on In, Brian Morris Gallery, New York, NY

 

2014

This One’s Optimistic: Pincushion, curated by Cary Smith, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT

Pale Fire, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY

Artist in Residence Biennial: Patricia Treib, Michael Berryhill, EJ Hauser, Jaya Howey, Ewing Gallery, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

 

2013

Style as Substance, organizd by Kieth J. Varadi, David Shelton Gallery, Houston, TX Breaking Night, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA

 

2012

External Original, organized by Sarah Mattes, Cli ord Gallery, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY Mark, Scrape, Wipe, Shape, curated by Karla Wozniak and Sangram Majumdar; SPACESHIFTER, Brooklyn, NY

Pig Party, organized by Gina Beavers, New York, NY

Epiphanic Glow, curated by Brad Hajzak, Geo rey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA Beasts of Revelation, DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY

WAVERS, curated by EJ Hauser and Rob Nadeau, 283 47th St, Brooklyn, NY MYTHOGRAFIA, Bull and Ram, New York, NY

 

2011

Shapeshifters, curated by Laurel Sparks, 4 4 3 P A S, New York, NY

Monkey Wrench, Horton Gallery, New York, NY

 

2010

The Maginot Line, curated by David Scholl, David Castillo Gallery, Miami, FL

Collective Show, Participant Inc., New York, NY

Precarity and the Butter Tower, curated by Jackie Gendel & Tom McGrath; CTRL, Houston, TX

 

2009

H.T.A.D.I.T.F. 25 Central Park West, curated by Per Billgren & Shannon Smith, New York, NY Whitney’s Biennial C.R.E.A.M. Projects, Brooklyn, NY

MFA Thesis Exhibition, Columbia University, New York, NY

 

2008

Panic to Power!, curated by Brian Bress, Angstrom Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Deadliest Catch, curated by Michael Sillinger, CORE, Southampton, NY

Lost In Your Eyes, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY

 

2007

Berliner Kunstsalon & Anonyme Zeichner 7, Blutenweiss Gallery, Berlin, Germany

7 x 7, Okay Mountain, Austin, TX

Existence is Elsewhere, Else Madsen Gallery, Austin, TX

Popular Hallucinations from the Home, MASS Gallery, Austin, TX

Painters and Cowboys Should Be Friends, UNT Artspace FW, Fort Worth, TX

 

2006

Laser Light Show Project (L.L.S.P.), Gallery 3, Austin, TX

A air at the Jupiter Hotel (with Art Palace), Portland, OR Wild & Bushy, Volitant Gallery, Austin, TX Painting’s Edge: The Exhibition, Idyllwild Arts Academy, Idyllwild, CA

Related, MASS Gallery, Austin, TX

Grants, Awards and Honors

 

2014

Dean, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, ME Rauschenberg Residency, Captiva, FL

 

2013

Dean, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, ME

University of Tennessee, Artist in Residence, Knoxville, TN

 

2012

New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship for Painting

 

2009

Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation, Studio Space Recipient

 

2006

Painting’s Edge Residency, Idyllwild Arts Academy, Idyllwild, CA

 

 

Bibliography

 

2014

Moyer, Carrie. Michael Berryhill. Art in America. September

Kardon, Dennis. Fuzzy Reception: Michael Berryhill at KANSAS. Artcritical, June 10. David, Ben. Michael Berryhill. Artnet. May 21

Indrisek, Scott. Michael Berryhill at KANSAS. Blouin Artinfo. May 15.

Provosty, Nathlie. What’s more real, a dead tree or a drawing of a dead tree?. The Brooklyn Rail.

 

2013

Worth, Alexi. 25 Artists to Watch in 2014. Modern Painters, December.

Rosenberg, Karen. A Roving Art Fair Finds a Home Court Advantage. The New York Times. May 10

 

2012

Johnson, Paddy. The 10 Best Exhibitions of 2012. The L Magazine, Deember.

Harkness, Hilary. Studio Visit Advice From Painter Michael Berryhill. Hu  Post The Blog. September 12. Web

Bui, Phong. On MICHAEL BERRYHILL’S Sensitive Parlour Ghost, Incidental Wester. The Brooklyn Rail. September.

Kimball, Whitney. MICHAEL BERRYHILL AT KANSAS GALLERY. New American Paintings Blog. June 28. Web

Adelaide, Kari. Michael Berryhill At Kansas Gallery. Hu  Post ARTS. June 12. Web

Winant, Carmen. Michael Berryhill’s Impossible Art. DAILYSERVING. June 7. Web Calandra, Maria. Michael Berryhill. PENCIL IN THE STUDIO. April 5. Web.

 

2011

Butler, Sharon. Michael Berryhill’s tabletops. two coats of paint. July 16. Web.

 

2009

Rosenberg, Karen. Art in Review, The New York Times. September 17.

Wol , Rachel. See Here Now: Three art-rich neighborhoods, 25 new galleries. Time Out New York. October 12.

 

2008

Douberley, Amanda. Greetings From Berrydale. The Austin Chronicle. February 22.

Geha, Kate. Greetings from Berrydale. ...might be good. February. Web _____.Artist for Sharpe Art Foundation ‘ Space Program’. Artnet.com. July 21.

 

2006

Douberly, Amanda. From Stu , Art. The Austin Chronicle. July 14

Fisher, Gerren. Texas Artists Make Their Mark Nationally. The Daily Texan. August 10.

 

2004

VanRyzin, Jeannie. Empire State Art. The Austin American Statesman. May 20. Fisher, Gerren. Texas Artists Make Their Mark Nationally. The Daily Texan. August 10.

 

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2013

Dean, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Madison, ME
2013

University of Tennessee, Artist in Residence, Knoxville, TN
2012

New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship for Painting, New York, NY

2009

Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation, Studio Space Recipient, Brooklyn, NY

2006

Painting’s Edge Residency, Idyllwild Arts Academy, Idyllwild, CA