Amy Sillman

 
Born in Michigan
 
Lives and works in New York, NY
 
1995
MFA, Bard College, Elaine de Kooning Memorial Fellowship, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
1979
BFA, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
1975
New York University, New York, NY
1973
Beloit College, Beloit, WI

Solo Exhibitions

2018
"Mostly Drawing," Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY (link)
2017
“After Metamorphoses,” The Drawing Center, New York, NY (link)
 
“ein Paar,” Capitain Petzel, Berlin, Germany (link)
2016
“Stuff Change,” Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY
 
“the ALL-OVER,” Portikus, Frankfurt, Germany (link)
2015
Yes or No, KUB Arena, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria
2013-2014
"one lump or two", curated by Helen Molesworth, Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, Boston, MA; Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO; traveling to the Hessel Museum, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
2013
"either or and," Thomas Dane Gallery, London, United Kingdom
 
A shape that listens: new drawings, Campoli Presti, Paris, France
2012
"Draft of a Voice-over for Split Screen Video Loop", castillo/corrales, Paris, France
2011
Thumb Cinema, Capitain Petzel, Berlin, Germany
2009
zum Gegenstand, Carlier / Gebauer, Berlin, Germany
 
Amy Sillman, Sikkema Jenkins and Co., New York, NY
2008
Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
 
"Directions: Amy Sillman, Third Person Singular, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington DC, Taveling to the Tang Museum, at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York
2007
Person, place or thing, Carlier / Gebauer, Berlin
 
"Suitors and Strangers, Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston Art Museum, Houston, TX, curated by Claudia Schmuckli
2006
"Amy Sillman, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY
2005
"The Other One, Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
2004
ICA Ramp Project, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia,
 
"Horizon Line, University of North Texas, Denton, TX
2003
"I am curious (yellow)", Brent Sikkema, New York, NY
2002
"Letters from Texas", Jaffe-Friede Strauss Galleries, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
 
"Paintings", Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Los Angeles, CA
 
"A Long Drawing", Brent Sikkema Gallery, New York, NY
2001
Galleria Marabini, Bologna, Italy
2000
Brent Sikkema Gallery, NYC
1998
Casey Kaplan, NYC
1996
Casey Kaplan, NYC
1994
Lipton Owens Company, NYC
1991
Ledis Flam Gallery, NYC
1988
Kanoria Centre for Art, Ahmedabad, India

Group Exhibitions

2018
"The Mechanics of Fluids," Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
 
"Inherent Structures," Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH
2017
“Pivotal: Highlights from the Collection,” Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
 
“Gray Matters,” Wexner Center for the Arts, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
2016
“A Shape That Stands Up,” curated by Jamillah James and organized by Hammer Museum, Art + Practice, Los Angeles, CA
 
“Image Tech: Making Pictures in a Post Digital Age,” TCNJ Art Gallery at The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ
 
“Nice Weather,” curated by David Salle, Skarstedt, New York, NY
 
“The Collapse of the Mindís Ordering System Leads to Some Rather Wanton Developments,” curated by Alexi Kukuljevic, Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin, Germany
 
“Life of Forms,” Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY
 
“Tales of Ratiocination,” Campoli Presti, London, UK
 
“Autobiography,” The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation, Stockholm, Sweden
2015
“The Guston Effect,” Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, MA
 
“Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age,” Museum Brandhorst, Munich, Germany
 
“48 Drawings,” Spike Berlin, Berlin, Germany
 
“BACK TO THE FUTURE PART II – Brooklyn As The Painting Capital of the World,” Life on Mars Gallery, New York, NY
 
“The Radiants,” Bortolami X Green Tea Gallery, New York, NY
 
The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
 
America is Hard to See, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
 
Making Traces, Tate Modern, London, UK
 
The Guston Effect, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, MA
 
Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age, Museum Brandhorst, Munich, Germany
2014
The Forever Now: Contemporary Painting in an Atemporal World, curated by Laura Hoptman, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
 
"Live and let die," Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, UK
 
Whitney Biennial, curated by Stuart Comer, Anthony Elms, and Michelle Grabner, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (forthcoming)
 
"More Material," Salon 94 Bowery, New York, NY
2013
"Blues For Smoke", Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY; Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH
2012
Painting in Space, Luhring Augustine, New York, NY
2011
A Painting Show, Harris Lieberman, New York, NY
 
Absence Presence: Contemporary Abstraction, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA
2010
Inaugural Group Exhibition, Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
 
"New Art for a New Century: Recent Acquisitions 2000-2009 ", Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
2009
"Paint Made Flesh, Frist Center for Visual Arts, Nashville, TN, curated by Mark Scala
2008-2009
"Prospect.1 New Orleans, International Biennial, curated by Dan Cameron, New Orleans, LA
2008
"Oranges and Sardines: Conversations on Abstract Painting with Mark Grotjahn, Wade Guyton, Mary Heilmann, Amy Sillman, Charline von Heyl, and Christopher Wool, (November 9, 2008)
2007
"The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA
2006
"The Triumph of Painting", Saatchi Gallery, London, UK (in progress)
2005
"CUT, Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA.
 
"Post Modern", Greene Naftali, New York, NY
2004
"Dana Schultz, Amy Sillman, Kara Walker", Brent Sikkema, New York, NY
 
The Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
 
"Open House: Working in Brooklyn", Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
 
"Wonderland", Judy Ann Goldman Fine Art, Boston MA,
 
"Affect", Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art, Collegeville, PA
 
"True Stories", Johnson County Community College Gallery of Art, Overland Park, KS,
 
"Beginning Here: 101 Ways", SVA Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY
2003
Comic Release: Negotiating Identity for a New Generation
 
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA, January 18- March 21
 
New Orleans Contempor Arts Center, New Orleans LA, April 11-June 15ary
 
University of North Texas, Denton TX, August 25- October 18;
 
Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA: January 12- March 13, 2004
 
"Rendered", Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, NY June 17- August 1
2002
"Officina America ReteEmiliaRomagna", Gallaria dArte Moderna, Bologna, Italy,
 
Chiostri di San Domenico, Imola, Italy
 
Galleria Comunale ex Pescheria, Via Pescheria, Cesena, Italy
 
Palazzo dell Arengo, Rimini. January 24- May 31 2002
 
"A Long Drawing", Brent Sikkema, New York January 5- February 2
2001
"I'm Not Here: Constructing Identity at the Turn of the Century", Susquehana Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA
 
"7181 Brooklyn", Palm Beach Institute for Contemporary Art, Lake Worth, FL
 
"Works on Paper", Tibor de Nagy, New York, NY
 
"The Approximative", Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris, France
 
"Expanding Tradition, Contemporary works influenced by Indian miniatures", Deutsche Bank Gallery, New York, NY
 
"American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Painting & Sculpture", New York, NY
 
"Pixerina Witcherina", University Gallery, Illinois State University, Normal, IL
2000
Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, "The Brooklyn Zoo, (curated by Gregory Volk & Sabine Russ as part of "Solitude im Museum)
 
"Amy Sillman, Charline von Heyl, Joanne Greenbaum three New York based painters, James Van Damme Gallery, Brussels, Belgium,
 
"Greater New York", PS1, Long Island City, NY
1999
"Cosmogram", Galleria Marabini, Bologna, Italy
 
"Im Not Here: Constructing Identity at the Turn of the Century, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA
 
"The Stroke (selection by Kerry James Marshall), Exit Art, New York, NY
1998
"The New Surrealism, Pamela Auchincloss Project Space, NYC, (with Team SHaG, collaborative painting with David Humphrey and Elliott Green), Pamela Auchincloss Project Space, New York, NY
 
"Cluster Bomb", Morrison-Judd, London
 
"Personal Touch", Art in General, New York, NY
 
"From Here to Eternity: Painting in the 1990s, Max Protech Gallery, New York, NY
 
"Pop Surrealism (with Team SHaG), The Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
 
"Codex USA", Entwistle Gallery, London
 
"Drawings", Graham Modern Gallery, New York, NY
 
"The Secret Charts, Jonctions Festival, Brussels, (collaboration with filmmaker Peggy Ahwesh)
1997
"Art and Provocation: Images from Rebels, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO
 
"Art on Paper", The Weatherspoon Gallery, University of North Carolina
 
"Current Undercurrent: Working in Brooklyn, The Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
 
"Distraction", TBA Exhibition Space, Chicago
 
"Team SHaG (collaborative with Humphrey and Green), Postmasters Gallery, New York
1996
"Nu-Glu", Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
 
"Imaginary Beings", Exit Art, New York, NY
1995
Aninna Nosei Gallery, NYC, Invitational Exhibition
1994
"Arabesque, PPOW Gallery, New York, NY
 
"Out West and Back East, Work from LA and New York, Santa Monica Museum, Santa Monica, CA
1993
"Figure as Fiction", Cincinnati Center for Contemporary Art, Cincinnati, OH
 
"Paintings", Trial Balloon Gallery, New York, NY
 
"Paintings", Salvatore Ala Gallery, New York, NY
 
"1920", Exit Art, New York, NY
1992
"Seven Rooms, Seven Curators (with Four Walls)", P.S.1, Long Island City, NY
1991
"New Generations: New York, Carnegie Mellon Art Center, Pittsburgh, PA
 
"Lyric: Uses of beauty at the end of the century, White Columns Gallery, New York, NY
1987
"Artists Books, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
 
"Selections 34", The Drawing Center, New York, NY
1984
"On View: Michael Byron, Lisa Hoke, Amy Sillman, The New Museum, New York, NY

Selected Press

2018
Stakemeier, Kerstin. "An Impossible Language," Flash Art, November (link)
 
Kamps, Toby. "In Conversation: Amy Sillman with Toby Kamps," The Brooklyn Rail, December 11 (link)
 
Haidu, Rachel. “Amy Sillman: Camden Art Centre,” Artforum, December (link)
 
Armstrong, Annie. "Phillips $88.5 M. Contemporary Sale Comes Up Short, with Passes on Burri and Pollock," Art News, November 15 (link)
 
Angeleti, Gabriella. "Phillips and Bonhams see strong sales on smaller lots," The Art Newspaper, November 16 (link)
 
Hatfull, Nicholas. " The Vicarious Warmth of Amy Sillman’s Paintings," Frieze, October 26 (link)
 
Westall, Mark. "Amy Sillman: Landline : The first institutional exhibition of the acclaimed American painter," Fad Magazine, July 4 (link)
 
Judah, Hettie, " The Best Shows in London During Frieze Week," Frieze (web), September 28 (link)
 
Barnard, Imelda, "‘I’m working with and against painting’ – an interview with Amy Sillman," Apollo (web), September 26 (link)
 
Colas, A.E. "Art Break: Abstraction at Simon Lee and Marianne Boesky Galleries; Firelei Báez at the Schomburg Center; and Photography at Aperture," Zeal NYC (web), July 23 (link)
 
Sillman, Amy, “Laura Owens,” Artforum, April (link)
 
Almino, Elisa Wouk, "The Return of an 'Indecent' Fritz Lang Film About a Painter and a Gold-Digger," Hyperallergic (web), February 27 (link)
 
"Amy Sillman," The New Yorker, February (link)
 
"Hidden Noise: Episode No. 9," Even (web), Spring (link)
 
Tuchman, Phyllis, "Artisanal Abstraction: The Elusive, Effusive Art of Amy Sillman," ArtNews (web), February 16 (link)
 
Petrovich, Dushko, "The New Face of Portrait Painting," The New York Times Style Magazine, February 12 (link)
 
Mullen, Matt, "The Playfully Troubled Art of Amy Sillman," Interview (web), January 25 (link)
2017
Sillman, Amy, “How important is art as a form of protest?” frieze, April (link)
 
Kopel, Dana, “Pace of Change: Amy Sillman at the Drawing Center,” Art in America (web), January 31 (link)
2016
Smith, Robert, “Review: Amy Sillman Returns to Figurative Motifs,” New York Times, February 26 (link)
 
Mac Adam, Alfred, “Amy Sillman at Sikkema Jenkins & Co.,” ArtNews (web), March 3 (link)
 
McLean-Ferris, Laura, “Amy Sillman ‘Stuff Change’,” Art Review, May (link)
 
Liebman, Kate, “Amy Sillman ‘Stuff Change’,” The Brooklyn Rail (web), March 4 (link)
2015
Budick, Ariella, The Forever Now, museum of Moder Art, New York Review, Financial Times, January 5
 
Tuchman, Phyllis, The Forever Now: Contemporary Painting in an Atemporal World, The Brooklyn Rail, March 5
 
Maine, Stephen, The Forever Now, Artillery, March
 
Bodin, Claudia, Allgemeine Verunsicherung, Art, March
 
Deyris-Henry, Dorothe, The New Abstraction in the U.S. (and Why It Is New), Art Press, March
 
Merjian, Ara H., The Forever Now: Contemporary Painting in an Atemporal World, frieze, April
 
Malbert, Roger, Drawing People: The Human Figure in Contemporary Art, Thames & Hudson
 
Droitcour, Brian, Stages of Laughter: Amy Sillman, Art in America, June / July
 
Johnson, Grant, Critics Picks: Variations: Conversations in and around Abstract Painting, Artforum, February
 
Indrisek, Scott, Reviews: The Forever Now, Modern Painters, March
2014
Molesworth, Helen, et al. "Amy Sillman: One Lump or Two," exhibition catalogue, Institute of Contemporary Art/ Boston; Prestel Publishing, Munich
 
Rosenberg, Karen, "Shifting Contexts, Psychodrama and Meta-Works: At Bard, Amy Sillman's Work Comments on the Art World," New York Times, July 3 (link)
 
Koestenbaum, Wayne, Best of 2014: Wayne Koestenbaum, ArtForum, December
 
Indrisek, Scott, At MoMA, 17 Painters of Our Forever Now, ArtInfo, December 9
 
Saltz, Jerry, Forever Now is MoMAs Market Moment, Vulture, December 12
 
Nelson, Karin, Amy Sillman: Brushes with Greatness, W Magazine, December 11
 
Farago, Jason, The Forever Now Review: Calling time on the Avant Garde, The Guardian, December 12
 
Roben, Scott, "Review: Amy Sillman at Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston," Frieze, January - February
 
Gonzalez, Desi, "Review: Amy Sillman at the Institute of Contemporary Art/ Boston," Art in America, January
 
Leduc, Joe, "'Amy Sillman: one lump or two,' A Change to Do It All Again but Do It Right," Art New England online, January/February (link)
2013
Smee, Sebastian, "Sebastian Smee's 2013 visual art picks," The Boston Globe, December 28
 
Hoberman, J., "Best of 2013," Artforum, December
 
Diehl, Carol, "Like it or Lump it: Amy Sillman," Art in America online, December 18 (link)
 
Simmons, William J. Notes on Queer Formalism: Amy Sillman, Nicole Eisenman, Leidy Churchman, and Elise Adibi," Big, Red, and Shiny, December 16 (link)
 
Galvez, Paul, "A Lump, A Disco Ball, An Ugly Mountain: On Amy SIllman at the ICA, Boston," Texte zur Kunst, No. 92, December
 
Neal, Patrick, Painting Beyond Belief: Amy Sillman, Peter Doig, and Jordan Kantor Discuss Chagall, Hyperallergic, November 28
 
Bowen, Jared, Art World Favorite Amy Sillmans First-Ever Retrospective at the ICA Boston, WGBH, November 7
 
Garza, Evan, "Critics' Picks: Amy Sillman 'one lump or two' at the ICA/ Boston", Artforum.com, November 1 (link)
 
Green, Tyler, The Modern Art Notes Podcast: Amy Sillman, Artinfo, October 24
 
Smee, Sebastian, Critics museum picks from around New England, The Boston Globe, October 19
 
Smee, Sebastian, Witty and bright, Amy Sillmans work is freshly urgent, The Boston Globe, October 5
 
Triplett, Leah, "Amy Sillman: one lump or two", Big, Red & Shiny, October 3
 
Zhong, Fan, "Don't Miss: Amy Sillman, the painter's survey at Boston's Institute of Contemporary Art," W Magazine, October 2
 
Cook, Greg, "Amy Sillman: 'I Do Have A Cheerful Vibe, But ... I Don't Like It' ", The Artery: 90.9 WBUR, October 2
 
Quaytman, R.H., "Amy Sillman," BOMB Magazine, Fall
 
_____, "Amy Sillman Explains Her Painting 'Shade' ", Modern Painters, October
 
Lescaze, Zoe, "Morning Links: Wrecking Ball Edition", Gallerist NY, September 30
 
Loos, Ted, "Blobs and Slashes, Interrupted by Forms," The New York Times, September 26 (link)
 
Frankel, Eddy, "Exhibition of the Week: Amy Sillman at Thomas Dane", Time Out London, September 12
 
Martin, Cameron, "Fall Preview: Amy Sillman at ICA Boston," Artforum, September
 
Owen, Jack, Painter Sillman to demystify functions of color, perception, The Miscellany News, April 10
2012
Cateforis, David, Ed., Oppenheimer Collection, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Johnson County Community College, Kansas
 
Simpson, Bennett, Blues for Smoke, exhibition catalogue, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, Prestel
 
Halpern, Clara, "Painting By Other Means: Amy Sillman's Recent Video Works", Might Be Good, No. 199, October 26
 
Roben, Scott, Dance/Draw: The Institute of Contemporary Art, Frieze, April
 
Bell, Kirsty Amy Sillman, Capitain Petzel, Berlin, Frieze d/e, Spring (link)
 
Caranicas, Devon, Thumb Cinema: Amy Sillman at Capitan Petzel, Berlin Art Journal, January 12
2010
New Art for a New Century: Contemporary Acquisitions, 2000-2010, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
 
Rosenberg, Karen, Boldness Comes With Manifesto, The New York Times, May 10 (link)
 
Burton, Johanna, Amy Sillman, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., Artforum, September
 
Nickas, Bob, "Painting Abstraction," Phaidon
2008
Schmuckli, Claudia, "Painter Amy Sillman works in the gap between representation and abstraction Der Tagesspiegel, September 14
 
Butler, Sharon, "Jilaine Jones: Sculpture, The Brooklyn Rail, June 5 - September 12
 
Capps, Kriston, "Amy Sillman: Washington DC + Saratoga Springs, NY, ArtPapers, September/October
 
Rich, Sarah K., "Review: Amy Sillman, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Art Forum, September
 
"The Curse of Critical Laziness, The Chicago Art Blog, April 18
 
Venart, Lynne, "Amy Sillmans Third Person Singular at the Hirshhorn, DCist, April 4
 
Butler, Sharon, "Lame Review of the Week: OSullivan reviews Sillman at the Hirshhorn, Two Coats of Paint, March 28
 
OSullivan, Michael, "The Story Behind The Work, The Washington Post, March 28
 
OSullivan, Michael, "Third Person: The Thrill Is Gone, The Washington Post, March 28
 
Judkis, Maura, "Third Person Singular, Washington City Paper, March 19
 
"17 Couples for Amy Sillman, Flash Art Online, March 12
 
Yablonsky, Linda, "Poll Positions, Artforum.com, February 6
 
Saltz, Jerry, "Emerging, After All These Years, artnet, February 4
2007
Fitzpatrick, Tony, "The It Factor, artnet, February 19
 
Norden, Linda, "Amy Sillman: The Elephant in the Painting, Artforum, February
 
Ellis, Patricia, "Catching up with Charles (Saatchi), FlashArt, January/February
2006
Sillman, Amy, "The Artists Artists: Edvard Munch, Artforum, December
 
Douglas, Sarah, "Paint-Hearted, Art + Auction, June Issue, Vol. XXIX No.10, pg.158
 
Koestenbaum, Wayne, "The Sexual Awkwardness of God: Sentences for Amy Sillman, Amy SillmanWorks on Paper, Gregory R. Miller & Co., New York
 
Knight, Christopher, "Adventurers enticed by the landscape, Los Angeles Times, pp E1, E5, February 28
 
Berwick, Carly, "A Homegrown Contemporary Art Fair on Piers, New York Sun, pgs 1,18, March 9
2005
Myers, Terry, "Amy Sillman: The Other One, Modern Painters, June Issue
 
Pagel, David, "Depicting the Delights of Spring, The Los Angeles Times, E26, April 8
2004
"Horizon Line, Amy Sillman, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, (Exhibition Catalog)
 
"Whitney Biennial", The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, (Exhibition Catalog)
 
"Open House: Working in Brooklyn", Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
 
Halle, Howard, "Local Color", BKLYN,, Spring, 2004, pg.29-30
 
Lovelace, Carey, "How to visit a Studio", ArtNews, October, p.179
 
Roberston, Johny, "Amy Sillman: Horizon Line, Glass Tire, Texas Visual Art, September
 
Knecht, Lyndsay, "Scattered Imagination, NT Daily, August 31
 
Horsley, Carter, "Whitney Biennial 2004, The City Review, March
2003
Rubenstein, Raphael. "8 Painters: New Work, Art in America, November, pp. 130-141
 
Wei, Lilly. "Amy Sillman at Brent Sikkema Art in America, September, p. 128
 
Caniglia, Julie. "Amy Sillman at Brent Sikkema Artforum, September, pp. 226-7
 
Mendelsohn, Meredith. "Amy Sillman at Brent Sikkema ARTnews, September, p. 133
 
Kerr, Merrily. "Amy Sillman at Brent Sikkema Flash Art, July- September, p. 118
 
Bloemink, Barbara and Clark, Vicky A. Comic Release: Negotiating Identity for a New Generation, DAP, New York, ISBN: 1-891024-60-4 p. 172
 
Halle, Howard. "I am curious (yellow) Time Out New York, May 15-22 p. 67
 
Schjeldahl, Peter. "Mellow Yellow The New Yorker, May 12, p.14
 
Viveros-Faune, Christian, "Amy Sillman", New York Press, May 15
 
Glueck, Grace. The New York Times, May 9, 2003, p. E39
 
Levin, Kim. Voice Choices, The Village Voice, May 9
 
Cohen, David, Gallery-going, The New York Sun, Thursday May 22, p. 14
 
Saltz, Jerry, "A Stumblebum's Progress", Grace and Gawkiness in Chelsea, Village Voice, May
2002
Wolfe, Kristin L., "When the "No! Becomes "Aha! The School of Visual Arts Alumni Magazine, Summer 2002, pp. 8-9
 
Crowd vol. 2, issue 1, Summer 2002, ISBN: 0-97133-48-1-1, pp. 18-19
 
Tatar, Maria, Conger, Bill, and Susina, Jan, "Pixerina/Witcherina, University Galleries of Illinois State University, Normal, IL. c. 2002, ISBN 0-945558-31-7, pp.54-55
 
Parkett, 4 page insert, October issue
 
McDevitt, Siobhan, "Amy Sillman at Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects", Frieze, issue 67, June, July, August, pg. 110
 
Knight, Christopher, '"Sillman Celebrates Struggle and Wonder" / Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects', Los Angeles Times, April 19
 
Eve Wood, "Luminous Vision", artnet, April 26
 
"Officina America", catalog, Museum of Modern Art, Bologna, Italy
 
Art Reviews, The New Yorker, January
2001
Gregg, Gail: "Streams of Consciousness", ArtNews, April
 
Dailey, Megan, and Gingeras, Alison, "The Approximative", catalog, Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris
2000
Harris, Susan: Art in America, October
 
Adelman, Shonagh: Frieze, September - October
 
Humphrey, David: "Amy Sillman, BOMB magazine, Summer
 
Dailey, Meghan: "Amy Sillman, Artforum, Summer
 
Smith, Roberta: The New York Times, April 21
 
Anton, Saul: Time Out New York, April 27 May 4
 
"Amy Sillman, The New Yorker, April 17
 
"Working Proof: Amy Sillman & Jef Scharf, Funny-Guy, Jr., Art on Paper
1999
Mellyn, Sean and Jonathan VanDyke, "Im Not Here exhibition catalog, Susquehanna Art Museum
 
Young, Geoffrey: "Drawing into Paint exhibition Publication, Alfred University
 
Balken, Deborah Bricker: "Drawing in the Present Tense, exhibition catalog, Parsons
 
Decker, Andrew: "Arts Next Wave, Cigar Afficianado
 
Goodman, Jonathan: "Medrie Macphee & Amy Sillman, Contemporary Visual Art
1998
Koestenbaum, Wayne: "The Best of 1998, Artforum
 
Ziolkowsky, Thad: Artforum
 
Harris, Elise: "Sentimental Journey, Out magazine
 
Klein, Richard: "Pop surrealism catalog, The Aldrich Museum, CT
 
Humphrey, David: "New York Fax, Art Issues
 
Yablonsky, Linda: Time Out New York
 
Cotter, Holland: The New York Times
 
Schjeldahl, Peter: "Thanks for Painting, The Village Voice
 
Volk, Gregory: "Regarding Amy Sillmans new paintings, exhibition catalog
1997
Cotter, Holland: The New York Times
 
Maldonado, Wasserman and Wasserman, "Distraction catalog, TBA Exhibition Space, Chicago
1996
Ripple Effects: Painting and Language, New Observations 113
 
Westfall, Stephen: Art in America
 
Hirsch, Faye: "Crude Oil, World Art
 
Frankl, David: Artforum
 
Kimmelman, Michael: The New York Times
 
Servetar, Stewart: The New York Press
1995
Brock, Hovey: "On the Edge: Amy Sillman, Subconscious Riot, Art News
 
Schaffner, Ingrid: "Cursive, Parkett
 
M/E/A/N/I/N/G 16, forum for young artists, edited by Lawrence Lipkin and Julia Jacquette Wye, Pamela: "Karmic Kabob with Amy Sillman, "Six Gouaches, Sulfur 35
 
Saltz, Jerry: "A Year in the Life: Tropic of Painting, Art in America
 
Myles, Eileen: Art in America
 
Smith, Roberta: The New York Times
 
Hess, Elizabeth: "Growing Paints, The Village Voice
 
King, Elaine A.: "The Figure as Fiction catalog, Cincinnati Center for Contemporary Art
1993
Smith, Roberta: "Shades of a Rebirth for Painting, The New York Times
1991
King, Elaine A.: "New Generations: New York catalog, Carnegie Mellon Art Gallery

Public Collections

 
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
 
Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
 
Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY
 
Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
 
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
 
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
 
Tate Modern, London, UK
 
Whitney Museum, New York, NY

Grants and Awards

2002
Artist-in-Residence, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
2001
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship in Painting, New York, NY
1999
Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award
 
Joan Mitchell Foundation Fellowship
 
Pollock-Krasner Foundation Fellowship
 
Civitella Ranieri Foundation Fellowship/Residency, Umbria, Italy
1995
NEA Fellowship in Painting
1993
NYSCA Project Residencies, Painting Grant, Hillwood Art Museum, L.I.U.
1990
Art Matters, Inc., Painting Grant

Teaching

 
1996-present Bard College, Assistant Professor in Painting, undergraduate level
2001
Bard College, Co-Chair in Painting, MFA Program
 
Resident Artist, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine
2000
Visiting Artist, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
1998
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Visiting Artist, Painting
1996-2000
Visiting Critic, Parsons School of Design, MFA / Fine Art program
1996
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Visiting Artist, Painting
1993
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Visiting Artist, Painting
1990-1995
Bennington College, Instructor in Painting and Drawing

Curatorial Projects

1990-1995
Co-organizer/curator, Four Walls, Brooklyn, NY