Andrew Paul Woolbright

andrewwoolbright@gmail.com · www.andrewwoolbright.com

Director and Curator of Super Dutchess Gallery www.superdutchess.com

Education:

2012-2014 MFA (Painting) Rhode Island School of Design

2010-2011 School of the Art Institute Chicago

2005-2008 Indiana Wesleyan University


Solo and 2 Person Exhibitions:

2019 Expresso Your Depresso. ADA Gallery. Richmond, VA (forthcoming)

2017 Where the Tweets Turn Into Pearls. Yellow Peril Gallery. Providence, RI

2016 Love Amongst the Amaranth. University of Illinois. Springfield, IL

2015 The Biome of Heliogabalus. Second Chapter in The Shrinebeast Cycle. InSitu Works. Monterrey,

Mexico.

2014 SHRINEBEASTS. Yellow Peril Gallery. Providence, RI

2012 Andrew Woolbright. Ann Nathan Gallery. Chicago, IL

2010 New Figurative Artists. Lequire Gallery. Nashville, TN

Group Exhibitions:

2019 Untitled Show. Monaco. St. Louis, MO. (forthcoming)

Euphoric Flex. Baby Blue Gallery. Chicago, IL

2018 We Gather Here Today. Dread Lounge. Los Angeles, CA

Menager/ie Unfolded. SRO Gallery. New York, NY

Menage/rie. Super Dutchess Gallery. New York, NY

Vicki and Friends. Vicki Projects. Brooklyn, NY

2017 Glenlily Grounds. Curated by Sardine BK. Newburgh, NY

2016 Analog Ram: The Return of Active Memory. Curated by Mary Lou Zelazny. The Research House for Asian Art. Chicago, IL

2015 Nothing But Flowers. Curated by Zach Seeger. Talking Pictures. Brooklyn, NY. Hilary Doyle, Rachel Grobstein, Amanda Kates, Tommy Mishima, Cathy Nan Quinlan, Evan Reehl Ryer, Zach Seeger

By Appointment Only. Yellow Peril Gallery. Providence, RI.

2014 Wanderers Above a Sea of Smog. Curated by Christian Berman. Katrina Van Tassel Projects. New York, NY. Sophia Narrett, Colette Robbins, Giordanne Salle

Hot Summer. DM Contemporary. New York, NY. David Aipperspach, Lyla Duey, Jessica Lundberg Vincent Marksohn, Youjin Moon

RISD MFA Thesis Show. Nancy Margolis Gallery. New York, NY. David Aipperspach, Amna Asghar, Lyla Duey, Kyle Hittmeier, Danielle Kiser, Tommy Mishima, Sophia Narrett, Amanda Nedham, Reesa Wood.

RISD MFA Thesis Show. Providence Convention Center. Providence, RI

2013 At Your Leisure. 111 Front Street Gallery. Brooklyn, NY

Ten-X. CCRI. Warwick, RI

Fall Show. Ann Nathan Gallery. Chicago, IL

2012 Too Big to Fail. Sol Koffler Gallery. Providence RI

The July Show. The Pharmacy. Springfield, IL

You Should See Our New Minds, It's Up There in Lights. The Pharmacy. Springfield, IL

2011 11.11.11. The Pharmacy. Springfield, IL

Fall Show. Ann Nathan Gallery. Chicago, IL

2010 New Figurative Artists Show. Lequire Gallery. Nashville, TN


Public Collections

RISD Museum. Providence, RI


Curation:

2019: Euphoric Flex. Baby Blue Gallery. Lauren Fejarang, Kathy Goodell, Daniel Herwitt, Maja Ruznic, Zach Seeger, Andrew Woolbright Ben Charles Weiner,

The Commune. Michael Jones McKean. Super Dutchess Gallery

2018: Drop Out. Super Dutchess Gallery. Barry Stone, Theodore Darst, Lauren Fejarang, Aks Misyuta, Nick Van Woert, Ben Charles Weiner

Innocence. Super Dutchess Gallery. Morgan Herrin, Greg Ito, Paul McMahon, and Emma Stern.

2017: Unrecoverable File: Digital L’Informe. Lauren Fejarang, Anthony Giannini, Kathy Goodell, Cecilia Salama

Take Only What You Can Carry With You. Yellow Peril Gallery. Lauren Fejarang, Andrea Frank, Daniel Giordano, Kathy Goodell, Matt Harle, Matt Mahoney, Martin Smick

Cutting Room Floor: Artist/Editor. Amna Asghar, Michael Dotson, Charles Gute, Paul Weiner


Auctions, Fairs

2015 Paddle 8 Auction for Chelsea Public Schools. Morgan Lehman Gallery. New York, NY

2014 SCOPE Art Fair. Miami, FL

2010 SOFA Chicago. Chicago, IL


Publications:

2017 Cate McQuaid. “Have you ever met a Shrinebeast?” The Boston Globe. September 8, 2017 https://www.bostonglobe.com/arts/2017/09/06/have-you-ever-met-shrinebeast/0BfZvtCCbuCS2PFDoneKyK/story.html

2014 Cate McQuaid. The Boston Globe. Critic’s Pick. August 27, 2014

Featured Show. Artsy.net. Sepetember, 2014.

Bushwick Daily. “Lower East Side Vibes with Bushwick Art’s Summer Tide.” August 2014

Greg Cook. The Providence Phoenix. "Between Realism and Abstraction. Shrinebeast at Yellow Peril Gallery" Oct 2014

Greg Cook. The Providence Phoenix. “A Diverse Display: Eight Standouts at the RISD Graduate Thesis Exhibition 2014” May 21, 2014

The Providence Journal. “RISD Grad Exhibition Shows Off a Range of Talents”

Jennifer Doucette. Artrogueisland.com “Thinking Outside the Box: RISD Grad Open Studios.” April 5.

2012 Scott Faingold. Illinois Times. “Art Fun in the Summertime.”

Scott Faingold. Illinois Times. “The Pharmacy offers a unique prescription for local art.”

Molly Beck. Springfield's Own. "Early Bloomer " March 2012

2011 State Journal Register. "Creative Space: Artists find inspiration at the pharmacy" Dec 10, 2011

Scott Faingold. Illinois Times. "Upbeat arts in a down economy" December 22, 2011

Chicago Reader. "A Group Show at the Ann Nathan Gallery" June 09, 2011

2010 American Art Collector. “New Figurative Artists” September Issue.

Lectures, Residencies, Grants:

2018 Wassaic Project Residency

2017 Panel Lecturer. “After graduation.” SUNY New Paltz. New Paltz, NY

Visiting Critic. SUNY New Paltz.

2016 Invited Artist. SUNY New Paltz marathon critique

Visiting Artist. University of Illinois-Springfield.

2015 Panel Lecturer. “The Future of Creativity.” North American Review, University of Northern Iowa. Cedar

Falls, IA

2012 Visiting Critic. University of Illinois-Springfield

Honorary Fellowship. Rhode Island School of Design

Teaching:

2018- SUNY New Paltz, New Paltz, NY. Adjunct Instructor. Figure Drawing, Beginning Painting, Intermediate Painting, Contemporary Theory and Practices, Graduate Drawing,

2016 - Union County College, Cranford, NJ. Adjunct Instructor. Introduction to Painting, Introduction to Drawing, Digital Imaging, Art Appreciation, Figure Drawing, Art History I

2014 Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI. Adjunct Instructor. Figural Abstraction.

Selected as Teaching Assistant for Craig Taylor, Advanced Painting (Juniors): Rhode Island School of Design

2013 Selected as Teaching Assistant for Shoshanna Dentz, Drawing II (Sophomores): Rhode Island School of Design

Selected as Teaching Assistant for Bill Miller, Color Theory/Foundation Painting (Sophomores): Rhode Island School of Design