Patrick Wilson

 
Lives and works in Los Angeles, California
1970
Born in Redding, California
 
1995
MFA, Claremont Graduate School, CA
1993
BA, University of California, Davis, CA

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2018
"Michael Reafsnyder/Patrick Wilson," Miles McEnery, New York, NY (link)
 
"Patrick Wilson," Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
2017
"Patrick Wilson," Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe, New York, NY
2015
"Patrick Wilson," Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe, New York, NY
2014
"Evolving Geometries: Line, Form, and Color," Center for the Arts at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
 
"Steak Night," Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
2012
"Patrick Wilson: Pull," University Art Museum, California State Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
 
"Color Space," Ameringer, McEnery, Yohe, New York, NY
 
"Slow Motion Action Painting," Marx & Zavattero, San Francisco, CA
2011
"Good Barbecue," Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
2010
"The View from My Deck," Marx & Zavattero, San Francisco, CA
2009
"Always For Pleasure," Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Los Angeles, CA
 
"Slow Food," Curators Office, Washington DC
2008
"Considering Truth and Beauty," Marx & Zavattero, San Francisco, CA
 
"Suite for Mount Washington - works on paper," Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects (project space)
2007
"Some Things I Like," Rebecca Ibel Gallery, Columbus, OH
2006
"The Chandler Paintings," Brian Gross Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
 
"Hothouse Flowers," Rebecca Ibel Gallery, Columbus, OH
2005
"The Course of Empire," Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
 
"Two-Fold: Patrick Wilson - Richard Wilson," Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA, curated by David Pagel
 
"Patrick Wilson: West," Fusebox, Washington, DC
2004
"New Paintings," Brian Gross Gallery, San Francisco, CA
 
"Oil Fields," Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
2003
"New Paintings," Fusebox, Washington, DC
2002
"L.A." Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Los Angeles, CA
 
"Patrick Wilson: Dark City," Brian Gross Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
2001
"Patrick Wilson," Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Los Angeles, CA
2000
Stefan Stux Gallery, New York, NY
 
Brian Gross Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
1999
Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
 
Brian Gross Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
 
Stefan Stux Gallery, New York, NY

Group Exhibitions

2018
"Belief in Giants," Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY (link)
2017
“Pivotal: Highlights from the Collection,” Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
2016
“Geometrix: Lin, Form, Subversion,” Curator’s Office, Bethesda, MD
2014
"NOW-ism: Abstraction Today," Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH (link)
2013
"California Visual Music Three Generations of Abstraction," Guggenheim Gallery, Chapman University, Co-curated by Marcus Herse and David Michael Lee, Orange, CA
2012
"Local Color," San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
2011
"Sea Change: The 10th Anniversary Exhibition," Marx & Zavattero, San Francisco, CA
2010
Inaugural Group Exhibition, Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
 
"California Biennial," Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
 
"Summer Selections," Ameringer McEnery Yohe, New York, NY
2009
"Broodwork," Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock, CA
 
"Summer 09," Rebecca Ibel Gallery, Columbus, OH
 
"Electric Mud," University of Houston, TX; Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY, curated by David Pagel (January 17 - March 29, 2009)
2008
"iCandy: Current Abstraction in Southern California," Cypress College Art Gallery, Cypress, CA
 
"Swim," Rebecca Ibel Gallery, Columbus, OH
2007
"Keeping it Straight: Right Angles and Hard Edges in Contemporary Southern California Art," Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA, curated by Peter Frank
2006
"Abstraction," Mulry Fine Art, West Palm Beach, FL
2005
"Into the Light," Scape Gallery, Corona Del Mar, CA
 
"Fabulous," Rebecca Ibel Gallery, Columbus, OH
 
"Gyroscope," Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington DC
2004
"New," Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City CA
 
"Tremolo," Rebecca Ibel Gallery, Columbus, OH
2003
"Place," Harris Art Gallery at the University of La Verne, La Verne, CA
2002
"Chromophilia," Fusebox, Washington DC
2001
"Heat," Margaret Thatcher Projects, New York, NY
 
"New Work: LA Painting," Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, CA
 
"Monochrome / Monochrome?" Florence Lynch Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Lilly Wei
2000
"Cool Painting 2000," Brian Gross Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
 
"Maximal / Minimal," Feigen Contemporary, New York, NY
 
"2000 Anos Luz," Instituto Oscar Dominguez, Teneriffe
1999
The Armory Show, New York, NY
1998
"Cool Painting," Brian Gross Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
 
"Four: Painting in the Abstract," The Living Room, San Francisco, CA
 
"Transcendence, An Exhibition Celebrating Works of Irish and Irish American Artists," Mount San Antonio College, Walnut, CA
1997
"Generational Abstractions," Ruth Bachofner, Santa Monica, CA
 
"L.A. Emerging," Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1996
"Drawn Conclusion: Southern California Drawing," Riverside Art Museum, CA
 
"California Focus: Selections from the Collection of the Long Beach Museum," Long Beach Museum, Long Beach, CA
 
"Time Splits Open: Fifteen Narratives," Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1994
"Next," California State University, Los Angeles, CA

Bibliography

2018
"Patrick Wilson," Moriarty Magazine, April
 
Pagel, David," When a rectangle is more than a rectangle: Making sense of Patrick Wilson's colorful chaos," Los Angeles Times, February 5 (link)
2017
Krieger, Deborah, “At OCMA, It's A Masterful Reinstallation of the Permanent Collection,” White Hot Magazine, December (link)
2015
Cohen, Jean Lawlor, A Lesson in Geometry, IN New York, May 26
2014
Tani, Ellen Yoshi, "Intense, Immersive, and Intimate: Patrick Wilsons Abstract Paintings," Artsy, November 28
 
Booth, Caetlynn, "Artworks Engage Architecture at Virginia Tech's Moss Arts Center," Burnaway, November 20
 
Pagel, David, "Review: Patrick Wilson throws vibrant curves in 'Steak Night,'" Los Angeles Times, January 24 (link)
 
Crutchfield, Margo Ann, "Patrick Wilson," brochure for Center for the Arts at Virginia Tech exhibition "Evolving Geometries: Line, Form, and Color," Fall
 
Drohojowska-Philp, Hunter, "Geometric Abstraction in Many Forms," Art Talk on KCRW, January 23 (link)
2012
Newhouse, Kristina, "Patrick Wilson: pull," catalog essay for exhibition "Patrick Wilson: pull" at CSU Long Beach University Art Museum, September
 
Gottlieb, Shirle, Recommendations: Patrick Wilson / Linda Day, ArtScene, December 9
 
Katz, Marni, CMYLK: Patrick Wilsons Abstract Artwork, Design Milk, December 7
 
Frank, Peter, Haiku Reviews, Huffington Post, December 3
 
O'Brian, Draza, "Eye on Art: Dive into UAM's Three-Part Exhibition Of Abstraction", Gazettes, November 16
 
Cohen, Edie, What a Hunk, Interior Design, August 1
 
Larkin, Corina, "Patrick Wilson, Color Space", The Brooklyn Rail, March
 
Baker, Kenneth, Action painting in slow motion, San Francisco Chronicle, June 16
2011
Bancroft, Sarah, 2010 California Biennial, exhibition catalog
 
Gleason, Mat, Top 10 Culver City Exhibits for September, Huffington Post, September 27
 
Feinstein, Lee, "Sea Change", ARTnews, December
2010
Calder, Diane, 2010 California Biennial, ArtScene, December
 
Walsh, Daniella, Sober Paris with Send-Ups in Biennial Exhibit, The Laguna Beach Independent,November 26
 
Sommer, Daniella, Art in the OC: the 2010 California Biennial, KQED arts, Kqed.com
 
Bancroft, Sarah, Curating the 2010 Biennial, Art LTD, October
 
Drucks, Achim, Art as Lifesaver, Deutsche Bank ArtMag 63, October
 
Baker, Kenneth, Winning Wilsons at Marx & Zavattero, San Francisco Chronicle, May
2009
Scarborough, James, Patrick Wilson at Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Artillery, Sept/Oct
 
Britt, Douglas, Playing With Mud, Houston Chronicle, February 2009
 
Pagel, David, Wilson not boxed in by rectangles, Los Angeles Times, July 24
 
Pagel, David, Electric Mud, exhibition catalogue, Blaffer Gallery, the Art Museum of the University of Houston, with essays by Sara Cochran and Claudia Schmuckli
 
Cohen, Jean Lawlor, Plain Geometry, Where Washington, September
 
Lawerence, Sidney, Patrick Wilson at Curators Office, Art in America, December
 
Judkis, Maura, The Year in Galleries, Washington City Paper, September
2008
Frank, Peter, "In Brief: Patrick Wilson, Art On Paper, May/June
 
Baker, Kenneth, "Wilson at Marx & Zavattero, San Francisco Chronicle, May 3
 
Ruiz, Alma, New American Paintings: juried exhibitions-in-print
2006
Hart, Scot, "Artist Profile, Lifescapes, September, pg.54
 
Kotwal, Kaizaad, "Inventive Use of Space, Color Yields Poetry, Columbus Dispatch, May 21
 
Frank, Peter, "Pick of the Week, LA WEEKLY, January 6-12
2005
Zone, Ray, "Patrick Wilson at Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Art Scene, Vol. 25, No.1,December, pgs. 21-22
 
"Art on the Riverfront, Selections from the Radio Shack collection, catalog, pg.56
 
Andrews, Scott, "A warlike people, Java Magazine, February
2004
Dove, Amy, "Stefanie Schneider and Patrick Wilson at Susanne Vielmetter", Artweek, July / August issue, pg. 25
 
"The Western Landscape's Lure", LA Times Calendar, May 6
 
Frank, Peter, "Stefanie Schneider, Patrick Wilson, Miriam Dym", LA WEEKLY, Pick of the week, May 21 - May 27, 2004
2003
Oshima, Tetsuya, "Patrick Wilson: Towards a Newer Painting". Art / Criticism, 2003 issue
 
Bullis, Douglas, "100 Artists of the West Coast", Schiffer Publishers, 2003, pg. 66 - 67
 
Dixon, Glenn, "Light and Place", Washington City paper, May 16
 
Green Tyler, "D.C. Diary", artnet, May 9
 
Scarborough, James, "Patrick Wilson at Los Angeles Projects at the Armory Show New York", NY Arts Magazine, March
 
Gleason, Mat, "Art Angelenos: 24 hot tickets for the LA scene", Modern Painters, Spring issue,pg. 70-75
2002
Ollman, Leah, "A Rainbow of Los Angeles Images", Los Angeles Times, November 1
 
Frank, Peter, LA Weekly, Pick of the Week, November 1 - 7
 
Gallery Top Ten Los Angeles, Number 1, Coagula, November
 
Dixon, Glenn, "Chromophilia", Washington City Paper, February 8, 2002
2001
Johnson, Ken, The New York Times, Friday, July 13, 2001
 
Cotter, Holland, The New York Times, Friday, May 25, 2001
 
Pence, Elizabeth, "Patrick Wilson and Eve Wood at Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles
 
Projects", Artweek, June 2001
2000
Bernbach, Sarah, "Island Hopping", catalog essay for "2000 Anos Luz, Galeria
 
Leyendecker/Instituto Oscar Dominguez.
 
New York Contemporary Art Report, February 2000, p. 76-77.
 
New York Contemporary Art Report, January 2000, p. 80-81.
 
Pagel, David, "The Space Between Things, artist catalog essay, 2000.
 
Pagel, David, "Themes Out of School: Art & Education in Los Angeles, CAA Collection, catalog essay, 2000.
 
Wei, Lily, "Patrick Wilson at Stefan Stux, Art In America, January, 2000.
1999
Baker, Kenneth, "Abstract Painter Reflects Subtle Gestures: Patrick Wilson on the
 
Edge, San Francisco Chronicle, April 24, 1999.
 
Bonetti, David, "Abstractions Remarkable Return, San Francisco Chronicle, May 7, 1999.
 
Chambers, Christopher, "Picks, New York Arts Magazine, April 1999.
 
Frank, Peter, "Art Pick of the Week: Patrick Wilson, Nancy Kay, Elena Sheehan, LA Weekly, July 16, 1999.
 
Hanks, Victoria, "Reviews, New York Arts Magazine, April, 1999.
 
New York Contemporary Art Report, May 1999, p. 78-79.
 
New York Contemporary Art Report, March 1999, p. 74-75.
 
Rodriguez, Juan, "Cool Painting at Brian Gross Fine Art, Artweek, February 1999
 
White, Kit, "Patrick Wilson, Review, April 15, 1999.
1998
Baker, Kenneth, "Cool Paintings Radiate Heat, San Francisco Chronicle,
 
December 12, 1998.
 
Baker, Kenneth, "Fine Work in the Living Room, San Francisco Chronicle, April 23, 1998.
1997
Kandel, Susan, "Art Reviews, Los Angeles Times, September,1997.
1996
Frank, Peter, "Pick of the Week, LA Weekly, February 16, 1996.
 
Ritzi, Doris, "Patrick Wilson and Swiss Artist Mireille Gros at Ruth Bachofner Gallery,
 
Swiss Journal, January/February, 1996.
 
Wilson, William, "Focus Surveys California Art Landscape at Long Beach Museum, Los Angeles Times, August 16, 1996.
 
Frank, Peter, "Pick of the Week, LA Weekly, July 8, 1994

Collections

 
Auchenbach Collection, Fine Art Museums of San Francisco, CA
 
Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
 
Capital Group Inc., Los Angeles, CA
 
Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
 
Creative Artists Agency, Los Angeles, CA
 
Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
 
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C
 
Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL
 
Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
 
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA
 
Microsoft Collection, Washington, DC
 
Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH
 
Progressive Corporation, Mayfield Village, OH
 
The Radio Shack Collection, Dallas, TX
 
San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
 
University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach, CA