> Evan GRUZIS 1979

 

EDUCATION
MFA, Combined Media, Hunter College, New York, 2008
BFA, Painting, University of Madison Wisconsin, 2002


SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2014
Atavistic Zen, DUVE Berlin, Germany
Shell Game, The Suburban, Oak Park, IL.
2013
Strictly Method, Galerie SAKS, Geneva, Switzerland
2012
Paper View, The Green Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
Alpha Wave, DUVE Berlin, Germany
2011
Shadow Work, Nicole Klagsbrun, New York, NY
Exotic Beta, The Hole, New York, NY
2010
Rough Boy, Galerie SAKS, Geneva, Switzerland
Dirty Black Summer Revisited, AMP Gallery, Athens, Greece
2009
Quazai, DUVE Berlin, Germany
Touch of Grey, The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2008
Dark Systems, Deitch Projects, New York, NY
The Dusky Parlour, DUVE Berlin, Germany

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015
Crossfading, Galerie SAKS, Geneva, Switzerland
2014
Sha Boogie Bop, Anonymous Gallery, New York, NY
Buying Friends: The Ryan Kortman Collection, UICA, Grand Rapids, MI
Go With The Flow, The Hole, New York, NY
Summer Show, Galerie SAKS, Geneva, Switzerland
Cielo & Tierra, Galeria Impakto, Lima, Peru
Silvier, Super Dakota, Brussels, Belgium
Combustion, Galerie SAKS, Geneva, Switzerland
2013
A Study In Midwest Appropriation, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
Cisco Sysco Sisqo, La Fonda (Site specific project) Rockaway, NY
Current Tendencies III, The Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, WI
Jam Session, Galerie SAKS, Geneva, Switzerland
XSTRACTION, The Hole, New York, NY
2012
The Art Of The Joke, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Art On Paper: the 42nd Exhibition, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
Plantimplant, Dittrich & Sclechtriem, Berlin, Germany
Portrait Of A Generation, The Hole, New York, NY
Fine Line, Workshop Gallery, Venice, Italy
Behind The Light, Pedro Cera Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
Casas De Empeña, Anonymous Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico
2011
Pure Logo, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA
Dark Vision, Galerie SAKS, Geneva, Switzerland
The Nightstands, Phillips De Pury and Company, New York, NY
Art Machine, The Hole, New York, NY
New York Minute, Garage Center for Contemporary Culture, Moscow, Russia
Rogue Element, RH+ Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2010
Postermat, The Hole, New York, NY
Salad Days, The Journal, Brooklyn, NY
The Power of Selection Part 2, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, IL
Not Quite Open For Business, The Hole, New York, NY
LOGOS–LOVOS, DUVE Berlin, Germany
Never Can Say Goodbye, No Longer Empty (Site specific project), New York, NY
2009
Burn, Baby, Burn!, DUVE Berlin, Germany
Inferno, Yautepec Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico
New York Minute, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Roma, Rome, Italy
The Black And White Show, Collective Hardware, New York, NY
The Open, Deitch Projects, Long Island City, NY
Black Hole, CCA Andratx, Mallorca, Spain
Good News: UW Alumni Living in NY, Porter Butts Gallery, Madison, WI
Better Late Than Never, Elizabeth Foundation for Arts, New York, NY
2008
Off Off Bowery, Colette, Paris, France
Mail Order Monsters, Max Wigram Gallery, London UK
Conceptual Figures, Deitch Projects, New York, NY
Mail Order Monsters, AMP Gallery, Athens, Greece
Dark Fair presented by Milwaukee International, The Swiss Institute, New York, NY
Performed Identities, Kathleen Cullen Fine Art, New York, NY
2007
Painted Objects, Harris Lieberman Gallery, New York, NY
Famous Adults as Children, Famous Children as Adults, Monya Rowe Gallery, New York, NY
Journal Drawings, The Journal, New York, NY
2006
School Days, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, NY
2005
Delusionarium2, White Box Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2004
Tar Pit Tales, 4-F Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Happy Days Are Here Again, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, NY
2002
Man Walks Into a Room, DUMBO Arts Center, New York, NY

 

COLLABORATIONS
2014
Theme Song For An Exhibition, Conceived and Produced by David Robbins, Music Production by Evan Gruzis and Richard Galling, White Columns Records, New York, NY

 

MONOGRAPHS
Gruzis, Evan. Existential Crisis: 38 Drawings & 41 Paintings. New York: Anteism. 2011. Monograph.
Gruzis, Evan and Jaime Schwartz. Evan Gruzis, Quazai. Berlin: DUVE Berlin. 2010. Monograph.
Gruzis, Evan and Mara Hoberman and Joachim Pissarro. Dark Systems. New York: Deitch Projects.  2008. Monograph.


CATALOGUES
Kortman, Ryan, ed.  Buying Friends: The Ryan Kortman Collection.  Grand Rapids: Urban Institute for Contemporary Art.  2015.  39, 100.
Grayson, Kathy, ed. Portrait of a Generation.  New York: The Hole. 2013. 52.
Weatherspoon Art Museum. Art on Paper 2012: The 42nd Exhibition. Greensboro, NC: The University of Greensboro. 2012. 10, 21.
Grayson, Kathy, ed. New York Minute: Sixty Artists on the New York Scene. Miami, FL: O.H.W.O.W., 2009. 31, 89, 122.
Grayson, Kathy, ed. Mail Order Monsters. New York: Deitch Projects, AMP, Picturebox. 2008. Full color plate.
Benson, Jesse, Jeffrey Vallance and Kenny Berger. Delusionarium2. Santa Ana: 2006. 31.
 
OTHER PUBLICATIONS
Slow Knights. Cosmos. DM Records, 2013. Vinyl LP.  Cover Illus.
Fernandez, Robert.  Pink Reef.  Ann Arbor, MI: Canarium Books. 2013. Cover Illus.
Turntablerocker. Einzwei. Casablanca Records, 2012. Vinyl LP. Front and Back Cover Artwork.
Steve Vibes. Highland Park. Soft Landing Recordings, 2011. Vinyl LP. All Artwork.
 
LECTURES
2013
Visiting Artist, University of Milwaukee, WI
Artist Lecture, The Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, WI
2012
Visiting Artist, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
Visiting Artist, Milwaukee School of Art and Design, Milwaukee, WI
2011
Studio presentation for Bucknell University, New York, NY
2010
Visiting Artist, The Sotheby's Institute, New York, NY