JUSTIN AMRHEIN

 

 

 

 

Born in Sacramento California.  Lives and works in New York, NY

       

     
E-MAIL:                   justinamrhein@gmail.com      
           
EDUCATION      
2006   Master of Fine Arts, San Jose State University      
2002   Bachelor of Arts, Humboldt State University‚Ä®      
           
           
SOLO EXHIBITIONS      
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      
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        
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          
    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