JUSTIN AMRHEIN
JUSTIN AMRHEIN                                 
justinamrhein@gmail.com    
         
EDUCATION    
2006   Master of Fine Arts, San Jose State University    
2002   Bachelor of Arts, Humboldt State University‚Ä®    
         
         
SOLO EXHIBITIONS    
2015   "Un Natural Course"  Another year in LA, Los Angeles, CA    
2012   “Schematized”  Firecat Projects, Chicago , IL    
2011   “Schema”  Michael Rosenthal Gallery, San Francisco, CA    
2006   Fully Armed Thesis Exhibition, Gallery 3, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA    
         
         
GROUP EXHIBITIONS    
2018   "Big Botany: Conversations With The Plant World" Spencer Museum Of Art, Lawrence, Kansas    
2017   Remainders Transmitter, Brooklyn, NY     
    "Benefit Auction" Dieu Donne, New York, NY    
2016   "Abstract Mechanical Realities" Kayrock, Brooklyn, NY    
    "Triad"Axis Gallery, Sacramento, CA     
    "Plot Points" Honey Ramka, Brooklyn, NY    
2015   "Human Ecology 101"  Ronald Feldman Gallery, New York, NY    
    "Archive Bound" The Center For Book Arts, New York, NY    
    "10th National Juried Exhibition" Axis Gallery, Sacramento, CA    
       "Green House" One Mile Gallery, Kingston, NY    
    "Benefit Auction" Dieu Donne, New York, NY    
         
2014      ”20 Year Anniversary”  Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY    
    “Ten”  Cindy Rucker Gallery, New York, NY    
           “Idiom II”  Pierogi Brooklyn, NY    
        “The Invitational”  Kunsthalle Galapagos, Brooklyn, NY    
         
2013   “Flat Files”  Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY      
    “Benefit Auction” Dieu Donne, New York, NY    
        “One Hundred and Forty Characters”  Ronald Feldman Gallery, New York, NY     
             “Whats in Store”  Gallery Sonja Roesch, Houston, TX    
         “Desaturated Rainbow” Field Projects, New York, NY & Koepkin Gallery, Los Angeles     
         
2012   Benefit Auction Dieu Donne, New York, NY     
                     “Horror Vacui”  Gallery Sonja Roesch, Houston, TX    
                       “Disparate Futures”   Little Paper Planes, San Francisco, CA    
         
2011   “Resource”  Lesley Helller Work Space, New York, NY    
       Benefit Auction Dieu Donne, New York, NY    
                         
2010   "Nice To Meet You" Sloan Fine Art, New York, NY    
    "Drawing Systems" Richard A and Rissa W Grossman Gallery, Easton, PA    
    Benefit Auction Dieu Donne, New York, NY    
    "Instructions Not Included" Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY    
         
2009   "Black and White" Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York, NY    
    "Benefit Auction" Dieu Donne, New York, NY    
    "Get the Led Out" SHO Gallery, Brooklyn, NY    
    "Abridged Abstract" National Juried Exhibition, Milford, PA    
    "I Heart Art Benefit" Dumbo Art Center, Brooklyn, NY    
         
2008   Inaugural Group Exhibition The Conference Room Gallery, Los Angeles, CA    
    "Benefit Auction Honoring David Kiehl" Dieu Donne, New York, NY    
    "Axis Annual Juried Exhibition" Axis Gallery, Sacramento, CA    
    "Apocalyptic Summer" Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY    
    " 20" x 20" x 20" " LSU Student Union Art Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA    
    "Delineated" Backwater Arts Gallery, San Jose, CA    
    "22nd Annual International Juried Show" Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ    
         
2007   "Gallery RFD Juried Exhibition" Gallery RFD, Swainsboro, GA    
    "Axis Annual Juried Exhibition" Axis Gallery, Sacramento CA    
         "Common Materials Uncommon Expressions" Orchard Commercial North First Art Space, San Jose, CA  
         
2006   "Lift Off"  Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA    
         
2005   "Fresh Strokes" Heritage Bank, San Jose,CA    
         
2003   "Heads" 750 Gallery, Sacramento, CA    
         
         
AWARDS      
2018   Artist in Residence, Facebook AIR program, Palo Alto, CA     
         
2007   Jurors Pick, Renny Pritikin, Guest Curator, Axis Annual National Juried Exhibition    
         
2006   Nelson Scholarship    
    Catherine Urban Scholarship    
         
2005   Catherine Urban Scholarship    
    Artists & Craftsman Supply Store Award    
         
PRESS        
    Chidester, Brian, "Justin Amrhein"- featured, Ephemera New York City Art and Culture, 2017     
    Heinrich, Will, "Justin Amrhein and Colette Robbins" The New Yorker, 2017    
    Roth, David,  "The Amrheins - Joe Justin and Phil @ Axis", Square Cylinder, 2016    
    Couzens, Julia, "Axis Gallery keeps it all in the family Amrhein"  Sacramento Bee, 2016    
    Heinrich, Will, “Idiom II at Pierogi”,  Gallerist, March, 2014    
    Cembalest, Robin, “10 amazing Data Visualizations of Creativity and Art History, ARTnews, February, 2014  
    WSI Administration, “Idiom II”, Wall Street International, 2014    
    Seen, Arthur, “Selected shows”, nycart scene, February, 2014    
    Vartanian, Hrag, “Art Rx”  Hyperallergic, February, 2014    
    Colon, Lee,  “Justin Amrhein/Firecat Projects”  Newcity Art, February 2012    
    Chang, DeWitt, “Schema at Michael Rosenthal Gallery” Artillery, Volume 6 ,October 2011      
    Baker, Keneth,  “Amrheins Schema”  SanFrancisco Chronical,  July 2011    
    Roth, David,  “Justin Amrhein@Michael Rosenthal”  SquareCylinder,  July 2011    
    Rubin, Josh,  “Schema, Mad Scientist Machines”   Cool Hunting,  June 2011    
    Eisenhart, Mary,  “Schema”  SF Gate, June 2011    
    Frauenfelder, Mark,  “Cool Imaginary Machines and Systems”  BoingBoing,  June 2011    
    Davis, Lauren,  “Doomsday Devices”,  IO9, June 2011    
    Biddle, Sam,  “ Incredible Drawings Imaginary Weapons”  Gizmodo,   June 2011    
    Das Gefrorene,  Meer , "Literary New York", Zeitschrift fur literatur international, Jan 2009