1949 born in New Haven, US
Lives and works in New York, US

Education

1972 Degree, Trinity College, Hartford, US

Solo Exhibitions

2021
Carroll Dunham, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, CH

2020
Carroll Dunham / Albert Oehlen – Bäume/Trees, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, DE
Carroll Dunham, Gladstone Gallery, Brussels, BE
Carroll Dunham, Gladstone Gallery, New York, US

2019
Recent Paintings, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, CH
Carroll Dunham / Michael Williams: Drawings, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, DE 
Carroll Dunham / Albert Oehlen – Bäume/Trees, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, DE

2018
Carroll Dunham, Gladstone Gallery, New York, US

2017 
Carroll Dunham, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, US
Carroll Dunham: Prints, Gerhardsen Gerner, Oslo, NO

2016 
Carroll Dunham, Inigo Philbrick, London, UK
Drawings 1982-96, Gladstone 64, New York, US 
Carroll Dunham: Monotypes, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, CH

2015 
Carroll Dunham, Gladstone Gallery, New York, US

2014
Carroll Dunham, Gerhardsen Gerner, Oslo, NO
Drawings: Carroll Dunham, Denver Art Museum, Denver, US
Carroll Dunham, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, CH

2012
Carroll Dunham, Gladstone Gallery, New York, US
A Drawing Survey, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, US
Carroll Dunham, Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens, GR

2011
Carroll Dunham, Gerhardsen Gerner, Berlin, DE
Carroll Dunham, Gladstone Gallery, Brussels, BE
Carroll Dunham, Patrick de Brock Gallery, Knokke, BE

2010
Carroll Dunham, Gladstone Gallery, Brussels, BE
Carroll Dunham, Patrick de Brock Gallery, Knokke, BE
Carroll Dunham: Paintings, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, US
Carroll Dunham Prints: A Survey, University Art Gallery, State University of New York, Albany, US
Carroll Dunham: Paintings, Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, Colorado, US

2009
Carroll Dunham, Gladstone Gallery, New York, US
Carroll Dunham: Works on Paper, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, DE
Small Packages, Art Production Fund Lab, New York, US

2008
Carroll Dunham Prints: A Survey, Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts, US
Carroll Dunham: Recent Paintings, Atle Gerhardsen, Berlin, DE
Carroll Dunham: Paintings on Wood, 1982-1987, Skartstedt Gallery, New York, US
Carroll Dunham, Hydra Workshop, Hydra, GR
Carroll Dunham: Painting and Sculpture 2004 – 2008, Millesgarden, Stockholm, SE

2007
Carroll Dunham: Paintings, Gladstone Gallery, New York, US
Carroll Dunham Prints: A Survey, Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, Ohio, US
Carroll Dunham Monotypes, Atle Gerhardsen, Berlin, DE

2006 
In Red Space, White Cube, London, UK
Monotypien, Galerie Fred Jann, Munich, DE
Small Drawings, Drammens Museum, Drammens, NO
Carroll Dunham, Galleri MGM, Oslo, NO

2005
Drawing, Judin Gallery, Zurich, CH
Dead Space, Atle Gerhardsen Gallery, Berlin, DE

2004
Composite Images: Paintings, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, US
Carroll Dunham,Nolan/Eckman Gallery, New York, US
Prints, Atle Gerhardsen Gallery, Berlin, DE
He, She, and It, Gladstone Gallery, New York, US

2003
Carroll Dunham, White Cube, London, UK
Personal Distance, Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, Colorado, US

2002
Carroll Dunham, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, US
Carroll Dunham: Drawings 1985-2002, Nolan/Eckman Gallery, New York, US
Mesokingdom, Metro Pictures, New York, US
Drawings, Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich, DE 

2001
The Search for Orgone, Nolan/Eckman Gallery, New York [traveled to: Atle 
Gherhardsen Gallery, Berlin], DE/US
Carroll Dunham, New Paintings, Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, California, US
Carroll Dunham: Recent Prints and Related Works, Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich, DE

2000
Carroll Dunham, Atle Gerhardsen Gallery, Oslo, NO
Carroll Dunham, N.E.G., Milan, IT

1999
Carroll Dunham, Metro Pictures, New York, US
Carroll Dunham, Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris, FR
Carroll Dunham, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, North Carolina, US
Carroll Dunham, No Limits Events Gallery, Milan, IT

1998
Carroll Dunham, Nolan/Eckmann Gallery, New York, US
Carroll Dunham, White Cube, London, UK
Carroll Dunham, London Projects, London, UK
Carroll Dunham, Atle Gerhardsen Gallery, Oslo, NO

1997
Carroll Dunham, Metro Pictures, New York, US

1996
Carroll Dunham: Paintings and Drawings 1990-1996, Guild Hall, Easthampton, New York, US
[traveled to: Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, California; Forum for Contemporary Art, St. Louis], US
Carroll Dunham, Nolan/Eckman Gallery, New York, US
Carroll Dunham, Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich, DE

1995 
Carroll Dunham, Bobbie Greenfield Gallery, Santa Monica, California, US
Carroll Dunham: Selected Paintings 1990-95, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, US

1994
Works on Paper, Lemburg Gallery, Ferndale, Michigan, US
Carroll Dunham, Sonnabend Gallery, New York, US

1993
Carroll Dunham, Sonnabend Gallery, New York
Carroll Dunham, Galerie Lehmann, Geneva, Switzerland
Carroll Dunham, Nolan/Eckman Gallery, New York

1992 
Works on Paper, David Nolan Gallery, New York, US
Carroll Dunham, Jablonka Galerie, Cologne, Germany, DE
Carroll Dunham: Selected Paintings and Prints Wiedner Gallery, Trinity College, Hartford, US

1991 
Carroll Dunham: Drawings, Gallery Mukai, Tokyo, JP
Carroll Dunham, Galerie Jahn und Fusban, Munich, DE
Carroll Dunham, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Santa Monica, California, US

1990
Carroll Dunham, Sonnabend Gallery, New York, US

1989 
Carroll Dunham, Jablonka Galerie, Cologne, DE
Carroll Dunham, Sonnabend Gallery, New York, US

1988 
Selected Drawing, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, US
Drawings 1982-1983, Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich, DE

1987 
Carroll Dunham, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, US
Carroll Dunham, Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York, US

1986
Carroll Dunham, Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, US
Carroll Dunham, Baskerville & Watson Gallery, New York, US

1985
Carroll Dunham, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, US
Carroll Dunham, Baskerville & Watson Gallery, New York, US

1981
Carroll Dunham, Artists Space, New York, US

Group Exhibitions

2020
Drawing 2020, Barbara Gladstone, New York, US

2019
Samaritans, Eva Presenhuber, New York, US
Some Trees, Nino Mier Gallery, Los Angeles, US

2018
Four Rooms, Blum & Poe, New York, US
Syphilis: Curated by Adam Cohen and Anton Kern, Rental Gallery, East Hampton, New York, US
Out of Control, Venus Over Manhattan, New York, US
Art Crush 2018, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado, US
White Columns Benefit Auction, White Columns, New York, US

2017
Discomposure, Telles Fine Arts, Los Angeles , US
Vanishing Points, James Cohan Gallery, New York, US
Artists as Innovators: Celebrating Three Decades of NYSCA/NYFA Fellowships, Dorsky Museum, SUNY New Paltz, New Paltz, New York [traveled to: Dowd Gallery, SUNY Cortland, Cortland, New York (2018); Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, Alfred University, Alfred, New York (2018)], US
Drawing Island, The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, US
Fast Forward: Painting from The 1980s, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, US

2016
Olympia, Galerie Patrick Seguine, Paris, FR
Two Palms, Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin, DE
Before Sunrise, Karma, Amagansett, New York, US
Nice Weather, Skarstedt Gallery, New York, US
In the Making: Artists, Assistants, and Influence, Luxembourg & Dayan, New York, US
Off-Site Exhibition: A Shape That Stands Up, Art + Practice, Los Angeles, US

2015
Light/Dark, White/Black, Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, US
Pretty Raw: After and Around Helen Frankenthaler, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, US
Works on Paper, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, CH
True Monotypes, International Print Center New York, New York, US
America is Hard to See, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, US
The Guston Effect, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, US
Des histoires sans fin, Musée d’art moderne et contemporain, Geneva, CH
Coleccion Jumex, In Girum Imus Nocte et Consumimur Igni, Museo Jumex, Mexico City, MX

2014
Disturbing Innocence, FLAG Art Foundation, New York, US
Ileana Sonnabend: Ambassador for the New Museum of Modern Art, New York, US
Room by Room: Monographic Presentations from the Faulconer and Rachofsky Collections, The Warehouse, Dallas, US

2013
The Age of Small Things, Dodge Gallery, New York, US
Hello Goodbye Thank You, Again, and Again, and Again, Castillo/Corrales, Paris, FR
Summer Drawings, The Journal Gallery, New York, US
Comic Future, Ballroom Marfa, Texas, US
Reinventing Abstraction, Cheim & Read, New York , US
Post Picasso: Contemporary Artists Responses to This Life and Art, Museu Picasso, Barcelona, ES
Legacy: The Emily Fisher Landau Collection, Norton Museum of Art, Palm Beach, Florida, US
This Will Have Been: Art, Love, and Politics in the 1980s, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, , US
Der Zweite Blick (The Second Chance), Stadtische Galerie, Nordhorn, DE
Nothing Turned Itself Inside Out, White Flag Projects, St. Louis, Missouri, US
FULL HOUSE, Schönewald Fine Arts, Düsseldorf, DE

2012
Nothing Turned Itself Inside Out, White Flag Projects, St. Louis, Missouri, US
Twenty Days Later, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, US
Group Show, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York, US
Print/Out, Museum of Modern Art, New York, US
Painting Now, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, CH

2010
Nature, Gerhardsen Gerner, Berlin, DE
The Visible Vagina, David Nolan, New York, US
Your History is not Our History, Haunch of Venison, New York, US
Selections from the Hammer Contemporary Collection, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, US
Pastorale, 80WSE, New York University, New York, US

2009
Jr. and Son’s, Zach Feuer Gallery, New York, US
Collection: MOCA’s First Thirty Years, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, US
15th Anniversary Inaugural Exhibition, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, US
Small Packages, The Art Production Fund Lab, New York, US
Listen Darling… The World is Yours, Ellipse Foundation, Alcoitão, PT

2008
From Nature, Carolina Nitsch Project Room, New York, US
Red Wind, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, US

2007
Contemporary Painters and Their Influences, Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, Virginia Beach, Virginia, US

2006
XXL: Size Matters, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, New York, US
Couples Discourse, Palmer Museum of Art, University Park, Pennsylvania, US
Ele-Mental, Nolan/Eckman Gallery, New York, US
Counterparts: Contemporary Painters and their Influences, Contemporary Art Center Virginia, Virginia Beach, Virginia, US

2005 
Remote Viewing, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, US

2004
Fabulism, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, US
Carroll Dunham, SITE Santa Fe Biennial, Santa Fe, US

2003
Funny Papers, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, US
We Love Painting, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, JP
160 Meisterzeichnungen, Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg, DE

2002
Carroll Dunham, Metro Pictures, New York, US
Bildmis und Figur, Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich, DE

2001
Some Options in Abstractions, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, US
Pop & Post Pop (On Paper), Texas Gallery, Houston, US
Locating Drawing, Lawing Gallery, Houston, US
American Art, Galerie Rudolfinum, The Center for Contemporary Art, Prague, CZ

2000
End Papers, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, New York, US
Superorganic, Hydroponic Warfare: Carroll Dunham, David Dupuis, Alexander Ross, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, US
Art in America 2000, US Department of Art in Embassies Program, Washington, D.C. , US
Land & Houses, Two Sequences of Drawings, Nolan/Eckman Gallery, New York, US
The Figure: Another Side of Modernism, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, New York, US
00, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, US
The Figure in the Landscape, Lehmann Maupin Gallery, New York, US
Open Ends, Museum of Modern Art, New York, US
Olav Chr. Jensen, Sarah Morris, Carroll Dunham, Atle Gerhardsen Gallery, Berlin, DE

1999
Drawn By…, Metro Pictures, New York, US
Carroll Dunham, Gorney, Bravin + Lee, New York, US
Art at Work: Forty Years of the Chase Manhattan Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, US
American Century, Part II, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, US
Drawing into Paint, Foskick-Nelson Gallery, Alfred, New York, US
Examining Pictures, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London [traveled to: Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago], US

1998
Young Americans 2: New Art in the Saatchi Collection, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
Exterminating Angel, Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris, FR
Pop Surrealism, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut, US
Codex USA: Works on Paper by Ameican Artists, Entwistle, London, UK
Now and Forever Part 1, Pat Hearn Gallery and Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, US
The New Surrealism, Pamela Auchincloss, New York, US
Art and the American Experience, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, Michigan, US

1997
Now on View, Metro Pictures, New York, US
Painting Project, Basillico Fine Arts and Lehmann Maupin Gallery, New York, US
Abstract Painting, Carrie Hadad Gallery, Hudson, New York, US

1996
How the Chicken Crossed the Road, Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich, CH, [traveled to: Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, FR]
Nuevas Abstracciones, Museo Nacional Centro de Reina Sofia, Madrid, FR

1995 
The Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, US
New York Abstract, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, US
Carroll Dunham, Lari Pittman, Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York, US
Contemporary Drawing: Exploring the Territory, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado, US
Under Glass, Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, US

1994
Collectively Speaking: A Sampling of Private Collections, The Art Museum of Santa Cruz County, Santa Cruz, California, US
What’s wrong with this Picture?, Zolla/Lieberman Gallery, Inc., Chicago, US
In the Spirit of Things, Stux Gallery, New York, US
Dysfunction, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, US
Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York, US
Summer Group Show, Baumgartner Galeries, Inc., Washington, D.C., US
Deadpan, The Work Space at Dolgenos Newman & Cronin, New York, US
Sonnabend Gallery, New York, US

1993
Projects, Betsey Senior Contemporary Prints, New York, US
What’s wrong with this Picture?, Postmasters Gallery, New York, US
A Series of Anniversary Exhibitions: Part II, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Santa Monica, California, US
Group Show, Postmasters Gallery, New York, US
Extravagant: The Economy of Elegance, Russisches Kulturzentrum, Berlin,DE
Drawings: 30th Anniversary Exhibition, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, US

1992 
American Art of the ’80s, Museo d’Arte Moderna e Contemporani di Trento e Rovereto, Trento, IT
Carroll Dunham + Nicola De Maria, Thomas Segal Gallery, Boston, US
Works on Paper, David Nolan Gallery, New York, US
Carroll Dunham and Mel Kendrick: A Selection a Recent Work, Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, US
Drawn in the ’90s, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, New York, US
Illinworth Kerr Gallery, Alberta Gallery of Art, Calgary, Alberta, CD 
Huntsville Museum of Art, Huntsville, Alabama, US
Emerging New York Artists, Fine Arts Building, College of Fine Arts, Omaha, US

1991 
Carroll Dunham, Mike Kelley, Cindy Sherman, Metro Pictures, New York, US
Sieben Amerikanische Maler, Bayerischen Staatgemaldesammlungen, Munich, DE
Mel Bochner, Carroll Dunham, Barry Le Va, Galerie Faust, Geneva, CH
The Whitney Biennial, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, US
Paintings and Drawings, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Santa Monica, California, US
The Thing, Perry Rubenstein Gallery, New York, US
Fall & Winter: 1991–1992, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Santa Monica, California, US
Ralph Humphrey, Matthew Weinstein, and Carroll Dunham, Perry Rubinstein, New York, US

1990 
With the Grain: Contemporary Panel Paintings, Whitney Museum of American Art, Fairfield County, Stamford, Connecticut, US [traveled to: Whitney Museum of American Art at Phillip Morris, New York, US]
Amerikanische Zeichnungen in den achtziger Jahren, Graphische Sammlung Albertina, Museum Morsbriosh, Leverkusen, Vienna, AT
Galerie Faust, Geneva, Switzerland, CH
Carroll Dunham and Terry Winters, Gallery Mukai, Tokyo, JP
Waterworks, Universal Limited Art Editions, Bay Shore, New York, US
The Last Decade: American Artists of the ’80s, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, US
Organic Abstraction, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, US

1989 
Horn of Plenty, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, NL
Flanders Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, US
Wiener Diwan: Sigmund Freud-heute, Museum des 20, Jahrunderts, Vienna, AT
A Decade of American Drawing: 1980–1989, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, US
First Impressions: Early Prints by Forty-Six Contemporary Artists, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, US
New Works by Gallery Artists, Sonnabend Gallery, New York, US
ULAE Prints, Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich, DE

1988 
NY Art Now: Part II, Saatchi Collection, London, UK
Group Show: Carroll Dunham, Kenji Fujita, Peter Nadin, Laurie Simmons, Meyer Vaisman, Jablonka Galerie, Cologne, DE
Vital Signs: Organic Abstraction from the Permanent Collection, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, US
Altered States, Kent Fine Arts, New York, US
Scott Hanson Gallery, New York, US 
Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, US
Amerikanische Druckgraphik: Recent American Prints, Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich, DE

1987
Drawing Acquisitions, Museum of Modern Art, New York, US
Schizophrenia, Josh Baer Gallery, New York, US
Coleccion Sonnabend, Centro de Art Reina Sofia, Madrid [traveled to: Centre d’Art Contemporain de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, FR; Art Köln, Cologne, DE; Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin; Galleria Nazionale D’Arte Moderna, Rome; Museo D’ Arte Moderna e Contemporani, Trento, IT; Musée Rath, Geneva, CH; Sezon Museum of Art, Tokyo; Miyagi Museum of Art, The Fukuyama Museum, Fukuyama, JP; National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, JP] 

1986 
Paintings & Sculpture: Recent Acquisitions, Museum of Modern Art, New York, US
Private and Public: American Prints Today, Brooklyn Museum, New York, US
Intuitive Line, Hirschl & Adler Modern, New York, US
Paravision, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, US
Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Reading, Pennsylvania, US
Drawing: Carroll Dunham, John Newman, Terry Winters, Jeffrey Hoffeld & Co., New York, US

1985
Painting as Landscape, Parrish Art Museum, South Hampton, New York [traveled to: Baxter Gallery, Pasadena, California, US
Currents: Carroll Dunham, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, US
International with Monument, New York, US
BAM Benefit, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, US
The Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, US
Real Surreal, Lorence-Monk Gallery, New York, US

1984 
Brilliant Color, Baskerville & Watson, New York, US
Wedge Magazine Benefit Exhibition, Nature Morte Gallery, New York, US
Inner Vision: Drawing, Barbara Krakow, Boston, US
Drawing Show, Barbara Toll Gallery, New York, US
Summer International, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, US
Figure in Paint, Cable Gallery, New York, US
New York I Dag, Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum, Aalborg, DK
10 Year Anniversary Exhibition, Artists Space, New York, US

1983 
Nine Painters, Hallwalls, Buffalo, New York, US
Carroll Dunham & Terry Winters, Jan Bernier Gallery, Athens, GR
Tradition, Transition, New Vision, Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, US
New Biomorphism and Automatism, Patricia Hamilton Gallery, New York, US

1981 
Four Painters, List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts, US
New Talent, New York, New Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio [traveled to: Hayden Gallery, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts], US

1980
Watercolors, Institute for Art & Urban Resources; P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, US

1979
Selector’s Choice, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, US

1978
Lineup, Drawing Center, New York, US
Young American Artists, Schema Gallery, Florence, IT

Awards

2004
Skowhegan Medal for Distinction in Painting