Ann Craven

b. 1968, Boston, USA. Lives and works in New York and Maine.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016
Hello, Hello, Hello
Maccarone, New York, USA

2015
Untitled (Palettes: Naked, Tagged), 2013-14
Southard Reid, London, UK

I Like Blue
Gallery Diet, Miami, USA

2014
Ann Craven
Hannah Hoffman Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

TIME
Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers, France

2013
Ann Craven
Maccarone, New York, USA

Hello, Hello, Hello
Southard Reid, London, UK

2011
Summer
Southard Reid, London, UK

Ann Craven
39 Great Jones, New York, USA

Ann Craven
Conduits, ReMap3, Athens, Greece

Ann Craven
Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki, Finland

Watercolors 2005-2010
Maccarone Gallery, New York, USA

2010
Flowers
Maccarone Gallery, New York, USA

Ann Craven
Blancpain Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland

2009
Shadows Moon
CIAP, Hasselt, Belgium

Puff Puff
Conduits Gallery, Milan, Italy

Golden Swamp Warbler
Galerie LHK, Paris, France

2008
Against the Stream
Sculpture Center, Long Island City, USA

Shadow’s Moon & Abstract Lies
Frac-Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France

Snoom
Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Wilmington, DE, USA

Moon Birds
Knoedler & Co., New York, USA

Moon Birds
Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

2007
Deer and Beer LA
Mandrake, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2006
Ann Craven
Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brussels, Belgium

Ann Craven
Klemens Gasser + Tanja Grunert, Inc., New York, USA

Deer + Beer
Klemens Gasser + Tanja Grunert, Inc., New York, USA

2005
Ann Craven
Angstrum Gallery, Dallas, Texas, USA

A Poppy is a Poppy is a Poppy
The New York Horticulture Society, USA

2004
After Nature
Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Domestic, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Ann Craven
Galleria Paolo Curti / Annamaria Gambuzzi & Co., Milan, Italy

Ann Craven
Klemens Gasser + Tanja Grunert, Inc., New York, USA

This Way no This way, Aut Aut
Mario Diacono, Boston, MA, UA

2002
Ann Craven
Klemens Gasser + Tanja Grunert, Inc., New York, USA

Ann Craven
Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, MA, USA

1998
Ann Craven
Curt Marcus Gallery, New York, USA

Ann Craven
Gallery Ha Ha, Knoxville, TN, USA

1997
Ann Craven
Lauren Wittels Gallery, New York, USA

1995
Ann Craven
Lauren Wittels Gallery, New York, USA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016
the good the bad and the ugly | part 3
Gesso Artspace, Vienna, Austria

BENE F ACTION
Curated by Nicola Trezzi, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, USA

2015
Structural Emotion
Organised by Shane Campbell, Kimmerich, Berlin, Germany

2014
Ambulance Blues
Curated by Erin Falls, Retrospective Gallery, Basillica, Hudson, New York, USA

A Poem for Raoul and Agnes
Curated by Sherman Sam, Ancient & Modern, London, UK

Stars, a Bridge and Birds: Ann Craven and Marianne Vitale
Curated by Yann Chevalier, Galerie Bernard Cesson, Paris, France

Staging Interruptions: Stream of Life
Curated by Sarina Basta and Mary Rinebold, Southard Reid, London, UK

Don't Look Now
Curated by Jesse Greenberg and MacGregor Harp, Zach Feuer, New York, USA

Personal Space
Essex Flower, New York, USA

2013
Island
Curated by Sarina Basta, The Dairy Art Centre, London, UK

Beer
Curated by Drew Heitzler, The Green Gallery, Milwaukee, USA

The Cat Show
Curated by Rhonda Lieberman, White Columns, New York, USA

Station Identification
Michael Benevento, Los Angeles, USA

The Amazing Shoemaker: Fairy Tails About Shoes and Shoemakers
Salvatore Ferragamo Museum, Florence, Italy 

Souvenir
Curated by Lucie Fontaine, Galerie Perrotin, Paris, France

39 Great Jones
curated by Ugo Rondinone Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland

2012
Painting as Radical Form
Curated by Mario Diacono, Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia, Italy

The Spirit Level curated by Ugo Rondinone, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA

Howling at the Moon, Dickinson Roundell, New York, USA

2011
8 Americans organized by Keith Mayerson, Maruani & Noirhomme Gallery, Brussels

Chaos as Usual, Bergen Kunsthall, Norway

Kilken Arts Festival, organized byJosephine Kelliher, Rubicon Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

Ying Yang Music, in collaboration w/ Peter Halley, curated by Amy Granat, Non-Objectif

Sud, Tulette, France

Rituels, La Fondation d'entreprise Ricard, Paris, France

Painting Overall, Prague Biennale, curated by Giancarlo Politi and Helena Kontova in collaboration with Nicola Trezzi, Czech Republic

A Painting Show, Curated by Laura Raicovich and Jessie Washburne-Harris, Harris Lieberman Gallery, New York, USA

The Great White way Goes Black, Vilma Gold, London, UK

HYSTERIA, LAUGHTER AND A SENSE OF SERIOUSNESS, Conceived by Mareike
Dittmer & Raphael Gygax, Karma International and Galerie Gregor Staiger, Zurich, Switzerland

Oh Deer!, Organized by Bk Projects, Drive-By, Watertown, MA, USA

2010
Neo Integrity: Comics Edition, curated by Keith Meyerson
Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art, New York, USA

Exhibition #3, Emily Harvey Foundation, New York, USA

CAA Exhibition, Organized by Michelle Grabner:  Ann Craven, Peter Halley and Jon Pestoni, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

White Columns Xerox Editions, White Columns, New York, USA

Picturing the Studio, Sullivan Galleries, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL, USA

2009
Hello, Mr. McGrudder, Benson-Keys Arts, South Hampton, USA

No Bees No Blueberries, curated by Sarina Basta and Tyler Colburn, HarrisLieberman Gallery, New York, USA

North Drive Press Benefit, White Columns, New York, USA

Collection of… Works from the collections of: Michael Clifton, Clarissa Dalrymple, Matt Keegan, Cary Leibowitz, Amie Scally and Linda Yablonsky,White Columns, New York, USA

Whitney Art Party, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA

Constellations: Paintings from the MCA Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, USA

Farimani Fundraiser, Starr Space, Brooklyn, USA

XOXO, Apartment Show, New York, USA

Strip/ Stripe: A project by Test, Emily Harvey Foundation, New York, USA

White Columns Xerox Editions, Shane Campbell Gallery, Oak Park, IL, USA

If The Dogs Are Barking, Apartment Show at Artists Space, New York, USA

2008
Blank Complexity, curated by Karma International, Parisa Kind Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany

Nov 5 - 26, 2008, by Joao Simoes, Emily Harvey foundation, USA

Catawamus (for H.D.), curated by Matt Keegan and Amy Granat, Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, MN, USA

Pretty Ugly, curated by Alison Gingeras, Maccarone Gallery, New York, USA

Tales of the Grotesque, curated by Gianni Jetzer; Karma International, Zurich, Switzerland

Fair Market, curated by Haley Mellin, Rental, New York, USA

You Said He Said She Said, Selier + Mosseri-Marlio Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland

White Flag Projects; Cinema Zero, curated by Amy Granat , St. Louis, MO, USA

The Searchers, Curated by Amoreen Armetta and Molly Dilworth, PNCA, Portland, Oregon, USA

Thank You For Coming, Triple Candie 2001-2008, Triple Candie, New York, USA

Accidental Modernism, curated by Christopher Eamon; Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York, USA

2007
Catawampus (For H.D.), curated by Matt Keegan + Amy Granat
Shane Campbell Gallery, Oak Park, IL, USA

Birds, Dwight Hackett projects, Santa Fe, NM, USA

All Mirrors are Broken, curated by Antho Huberman, Galerie LHK, Paris, France

Joe Bradley, Ann Craven, Dana Frankfort, and Keith Mayerson, Zach Feuer Gallery, New York, USA

Warhol and…, Kantor/Feuer Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Re-dis-play | Non-Art-Collections from Artists and Curators, curated by Anna-Catharina Gebbers, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg, Germa

What We Do Is Secret, curated by Amy O’Neill, BLANCPAIN ART CONTEMPORAIN, Geneve, Switzerland

Small is Beautiful,  Klemens Gasser + Tanja Grunert, Inc., New York, USA

Orchids for Orchard; On the Collective for Living Cinema, presented by Cinema Zero, Orchard Gallery One night Only- Thursday April 19, 8PM, New York, USA

Big Secret Cache, Angstrum Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Girlpower & Boyhood, Solverget, Stavanger kulturhus, Stavanger, Norway

Cinema Zero Presents;  “Etceteras of the Carrerond (What Comes is better than what came before),” the Collective Unconcious, New York, USA

2006
Carre Rond in Paris, Centre Culturel Suisse (CCS), Paris, France

The Kitchen and Cinema Zero Presents; an evening with Cinema Zero, Ann Craven in collaboration with Amy Granat and Dusty Santos, The Kitchen, New York, USA

Bunch Alliance and Dissolve, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, organized by Public-Holiday Projects, Los Angeles/New York and the CAC, USA

Girl Power and Boyhood, curated by Lene Burkard, Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense, Denmark

Girl Power and Boyhood, curated by Lene Burkard, Talbot Rice Gallery, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Kamp K48,’ curated by Scott Hug, John Connely Presents, New York, USA

Blue Movies for Gray Flags, Environment: Ann Craven; Selection of Short Films with Performance by Chuck Nan, Fiamy, presented by Cinema Zero, Sculpture Center, Queens, USA

Portraits, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA; curated by Paul Morris & Marc Selwyn, USA

New Work, curated by Tanja Grunert; Klemens Gasser + Tanja Grunert, Inc., USA

Cluster, organized by Katie Holten, presented at; PARTICIPANT INC., New York, ; Sundown Salon (in association with Art 2102), Los Angeles, CAFOUR, Dublin, Ireland; El Particular in Mexico City, Mexico

Bird Space: A Post-Audobon Artists Aviary, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ, USA

2005
Modest Sublime, curated by Leila Amalifitano

The Carpenter Center for the Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

Sports Illustrated, Islip Museum, New York, , USA

The Kitchen High Line Block Party, pet and people portraits, The Kitchen's 7th annual 19th Street block party, New York, , USA

Kamp K48 - The Zine Unbound, Curated by Scott Hug; Yerba Buena Center For The Arts, San Francisco, CA, USA

New Figuration, Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen, Denmark

Flower Power, Klemens Gasser + Tanja Gruner Inc., New York, USA

Neo-Baroque, curated by Micaela Giavannotti, Biblos Center for the Arts, Verona Italy

The Thing That Separates Man From Animal, Curated by Lisa Kirk, FlatOtel, New York, USA

Chao! Manhattan, curated by Joseph Wolin; Perugi Arte Contemporanea, Padova, Italy

2004
The Sixth Annual Altoids Curiously Strong Collection
The New Museum, New York, USA

Consolidated Works, Seattle, WA; Arthouse, Austin, TX; Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA; Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Ann Craven and Keith Meyorson, curated by Lisa Kirk, Scope art fair, Miami, FL, USA

Emo Eco, curated by Simon Watson/Scenic Kavi Gupta Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

She’s Come Undone, curated by Augusto Arbizo, Artemis Greenberg Van Doren, New York, , USA

AC, Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York, USA

The Collector's Cabinet: for Marsha, Organized by Simon Watson / Scenic, Marc Selwyn Fine Art at Domestic, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Portraits, Esso Gallery, New York, USA

Birdspace: A Post-Audubon Artists Aviary, Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL, USA

ANIMALS & US; The Animal in Contemporary Art, Galerie St. Etienne, New York, USA

For The Birds, curated by Denise Markonish, catalogue essay by Michael Crewdson
ArtSpace, New Haven, CT, USA

Bird Space, curated by David Rubin, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, USA

2003
Out Law Series, New York,

You, curated by Lisa Kirk, 110 W 14th Street, New York, USA

Ann Craven, Art Basel, Klemens Gasser&Tanja Grunert, Allston Skirt Gallery, Miami, FL, USA

Giver, curated by Yvonne Force and Jeanne Greenberg Rohatyn, Salon 94, New York, USA

City Mouse, Country Mouse, curated by David Hunt, Space 101, Brooklyn, USA

Mixer03: An Ornithological Group Show in All Media, Monique Meloche Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

Summer Group Show, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, MA, USA

Gone Fishin' in Provincetown, Allston Skirt Gallery, Provincetown, MA, USA

2002
Group Exhibition, curated by Bonnie Clearwater, Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL, USA

Aviary, Curated by Edward Thorp, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, USA

Art/Basel, Klemens Gasser&Tanja Grunert, Inc. and Flash Art., Miami, FL, USA

Pretty Paintings, Curated by Sean Horton, The Model Gallery, Boston MA, USA

Hotel/Motel, 11 Artists with Studio’s in Harlem, Triple Candie, New York, USA

Primal Screams and Songs, Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL, USA

2000
Extraordinary Realities, curated by Annegreth Nill, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH, USA

2001
Ma Moons, curated by Barbara Bloemink, Hammonds Museum, New York, USA

1999
Heads Up, new acquisitions exhibition curated by Bonnie Clearwater
Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL, USA

Invitational White Columns benefit auction, White Columns, New York, USA

Group Exhibition, Curt Marcus Gallery, New York, USA

Ann Craven Studio Tour, to benefit The Coalition for the Homeless, Art Walk New York, USA

1997
Group Show, curated by Michael Jenkins, Wooster Gardens, New York, USA

Guadalajara Art Fair, Guadalajara, Mexico

Gay Men’s Health Crisis, sponsored by David Geffen, New York Hospital, USA

Invitational exhibition, curated by Milena Kanovska, Provincetown Art Museum, Provincetown, MA, USA

Summer Invitational Exhibition, Curt Marcus Gallery, New York, USA

1996
Invitational Benefit Auction and Exhibition, White Columns, New York, USA

Time Wise, Curated by Carin Kuo, The Swiss Institute, New York, USA

Invitational exhibition, juried by Chuck Close, Charles Gwathmey, NathenOlivera, and Robert Ryman, New York, USA

American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York; work by newly elected members & recipients of honors and awards; awarded Rosenthal FoundationYoung Painter Prize, Three Painters, Lauren Wittels Gallery, New York, USA

SELECTED RECENT PRESS

Oct 2015 artforum, review, Ann Craven: Southard Reid, by Sherman Sam

Dec 2014 Los Angeles Times, review, Ann Craven, across many moons, by Christopher Knight

Nov 2013 Flash Art, review Ann Craven : Hello, Hello, Hello, Southard Reid, London, by Mary Margaret Rinebold

Sep 2013 cover La Lettura, Issue 93, Italy

June/July 2013 Art in America, Portfolio : Ann Craven

Dec 2012 Art Forum, Critics Picks, Ann Craven : Summer, Southard Reid, London, by Sherman Sam

May/June 2010 Flash Art, cover and feature article Ann Craven : Painting to Its Bare Essence by Sarina Basta

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York,
The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois
The Museum of Modern Art, New York,
Frac-Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France
The Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, Florida
Henry Art Gallery, Faye G. Allen Center for the Visual Arts, Seattle, Washington

LECTURES, AWARDS and HONORS

2011
Columbia University MFA Faculty, Graduate Mentor Program, New York, USA

2010
Columbia University MFA Faculty, Graduate Mentor Program, New York, USA

2009
Panel Discussion, organized by Michelle Grabner, CAA, Chicago, IL, USA

Visiting Lecturer, New York Studio School, New York, USA

Critical Dialogues Lecture Series, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Interlink Visiting Artist Program, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA

2008
Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Visual Arts Graduate Program,
Columbia University, New York, USA

Panel Discussion, Repetition, with To Conrad, Leslie Hewitt and Haim Steinbach; Moderated by Matt Keegan, organized by Bianca Beck and Josh Brand, Yale University School of the Arts, New haven, CT, USA

Visiting Artist and Public Lecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center For Advanced Studies, Cambridge, MA, USA

Visiting Artist and Public Lecture, Graduate School of the Arts, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, USA

Visiting Artist and Public Lecture, Graduate School of the Arts, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR, USA

2007
Visiting Artist and Public Lecture, Graduate School of the Arts,

School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL, USA

Artist in Residence, Frac –Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France

Lecture Undergraduate Critique, Columbia University, New York, USA

Visiting Artist and Public Lecture, Graduate School of the Arts, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA

2006
Visiting Artist and Public Lecture, Graduate School of the Arts,
New York University, , USA

2005
Public Lecture, Graduate Program, Hunter College, New York, USA

Public lecture, Cranbrook Academy Graduate School of the Arts, Bloomfield Hills, MI, USA

2004
Public Lecture, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, USA

2003
Best Monographic Show in a Commercial Gallery in 2002,
International Association of Art Critics, USA (AICA New England),
Allston-Skirt Gallery, Boston, MA, USA

The Sixth Annual Altoids Curiously Strong Collection, New York, USA

2001
Visiting Artist Lecture, Graduate Painting Department, Rutgers University, NJ, USA

Artist Fellowship Grant and Artist Residency, Art Production Fund and The Lawrence Rockefeller Foundation, Foundation Claude Monet, Academie des Beaux-Arts, Giver, France

1999
CHANGE Grant, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, New York, USA

Artists Fellowship Award, Salmagundi Foundation, New York, USA

Visiting artist and Lecture, Tisch School for the Arts Painting Program, New York University, , USA

Artist in Residency and Lecture, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA

1997
Rosenthal Foundation Young Painter Prize, American Academy of Arts and Letters

EDUCATION

1994          MFA, Columbia University School of the Arts, New York, NY, USA
1987          BFA, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA, USA