Elise Ferguson

Education

MFA University of Illinois at Chicago; 1995
BFA The School of the Art Institute of Chicago; 1988

Solo/Two Person Exhibitions

2014
Elise Ferguson; Expo Chicago, Romer Young Gallery, Chicago
Striped Knot, Romer Young Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Elise Ferguson/ Jonathan Runcio, NADA NY, Romer Young Gallery

2012
Elise Ferguson & David Kennedy Cutler, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2011
Elise Ferguson, Halsey McKay Gallery/Project Space, East Hampton, NY

2009
Capital X, Envoy Gallery, New York
Newport News Moon, June 25, 2009, Envoy Gallery, New York

2008
Elise Ferguson/Arnold Kemp, Envoy Gallery, New York

2004
Elise Ferguson, Livingroom D Lyx, Malmo, Sweden

2003
Floor/Wall, University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL

2001
White Room, White Columns, New York

1996
Elise Ferguson, Beret Intl Gallery, Chicago

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014
Color as Structure, McKenzie Fine Art, New York

2013
Paint On Paint Off, Halsey Mckay Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2011
Rich-oo-uh'l, Richoo-uh'l, Jolie Laide, Philadelphia
Domestic Goods, curated by Ryan Wallace, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY
Entaglement, Regina Rex, Queens, NY
Entaglement, Art Blog Art Blog, New York
Printer's Proof, Bertrand Delacroix Gallery, New York

2010
Default State Network, Raid Projects, Los Angeles and Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York (catalog)
Forth Estate, Fourteen 30 Contemporary, Portland, Oregon

2009
New Prints, Spring, International Print Center New York, New York

2007
Workspace Program 2001-7, Dieu Donne Papermill, New York

2006
Bunch Alliance and Dissolve, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
New Editions, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn

2005
Talk to the Land, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York
Greater Brooklyn, CRG Gallery, New York

2004
Sleight of Hand, Lemon Sky Projects (curated by Hudson Clearing), Miami
Spacemakers, Lothringer Dreizen, Munich
hung, drawn, and quartered, Team, New York
New Projects, Dieu Donne Papermill, New York
The Invisible Revealed, Surrealist Drawings from the Drukier Collection, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, Maine
Multistorey, Pump House Gallery, London

2003
New Slang, curated by Claudia Altman-Siegel, Luring Augustine, New York
Yard, curated by Robyn Donohue and Alyson Baker, Socrates Sculpture Park, New York
EAST International, Norwich Gallery, Norwich, England (selectors Toby Webster/Eva Rothschild), catalog
Slimvolume, curated by Andrew Hunt, Norwich Gallery, Norwich, England

2002
Accelerated Grimace, curated by David Hunt, Silverstein Gallery, New York

2001
Peaks, Kagan Martos, New York

2000
The May Show, Sculpture Center, New York
Its a Cruel World, White Columns, New York
Mental Wilderness, Gayle Gates, New York

1999
Outer Boroughs, White Columns, New York
Five Easy Pieces, Lombard Freid, New York
As if the world ended on the 5th floor, Blohard, Philadelphia

1997
Real World, New Langton Arts, San Francisco
Best II, Beret Intl Gallery, Chicago

1996
Arts in Celebration Regional Biennial, University Museum, SIU-Carbondale- (brochure)
ARCO, Beret Intl Gallery, Madrid

1995
The Uncomfortable Show, MWMWM, Chicago
Profiles, Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago
Depends, Gallery 400, Chicago
Aesthetic Cranks, Beret Intl Gallery, Chicago

1994
Flora, Chicago Botanical Garden, Chicago
The Slit Show, Layaway, Chicago

1992
Things, Beret Intl Gallery, Chicago
Thats Nice Dear, Beret Intl Gallery, Chicago

1991
Strange Video, N.A.M.E. Gallery, Chicago

Awards and Residencies

2006
Artist-in-Residence: University Nevada, Las Vegas

2004
MacDowell Colony

2003
Artist-in-Residence: Illinois State University
EAST International Exhibition Grant
Socrates Sculpture Park Residency
Dieu Donne Papermill Workspace Program Grant

1996
SIU-Carbondale, University Museum: Merit Award
Illinois Arts Council: Special Assistance Grant

1995
UIC- Teaching Assistantship

1991
C.A.A.P. Grant, Chicago Office of Fine Arts

1989
C.A.A.P. Grant, Chicago Office of Fine Arts

Bibliography

2012
Steadman, Ryan E. Review, Modern Painters, December 2012

2010
Wallace, Ryan, Default State Network Catalog, 2010

2009
Kellogg, Craig. Mansion in the Sky, Interior Design, September 1, 2009

2005
Smith, Roberta. Review, New York Times, November 11, 2005

2004
Church, Amanda. Review, Art on Paper, September/October 2004
Smith, Roberta. Review, New York Times, July 13, 2004
Gerber, Eric. Review, Sculpture, March 2004

2003
Pratt, Kevin. Review, Artforum, September 2003
Smith, Dan. Review, Art Monthly, September 2003
Hitzges, Jennifer. "Enchanted Evening", New York Magazine, August 25, 2003
Smith, Roberta. "Impressions of the Yard", New York Times, June 27, 2003
Newhall, Edith. "Suburban Subversions", New York Magazine, June 23, 2003
Brake, Alan G. "Message in a Bottle", Interior Design, June 2003
Weber, Christine. "Our Own Backyard", The Queens Courier, May 21, 2003
Takahashi, Corey. "Burbs Barbs", Newsday, May 4, 2003
Franklin, Melanie. "Curators Picks", New Museum.org Website, May 2003
Keegan, Matt. SUMMER KIT, published by Northway Press, 2003
Vander Weg, Kara. Review, Contemporary Magazine, Issue 57 2003

2002
Johnson, Ken. "Art Guide", New York Times, July 12, 2002

2000
Cotter, Holland. "For Hikers Seeking Art"", New York Times, December 15, 2000

1996
Porges, Timothy. "In With the Out Crowd", Dialog, May 1996
Hawkins, Margaret. "High Concept Flights", Chicago Sun-Times, April 26, 1996

1994
Spiegler, Marc. "Loop Corporate Culture", New City, March 2, 1994

1993
Eng, Monica. "Floating Exhibit at the New Pier", Chicago Tribune, August 5, 1993

1992
Valente, Judy. "Urban Waterways", The Wall Street Journal, November 13, 1992
Voedisch, Lynn. Review, Chicago Sun-Times, August 7, 1992
Artner, Alan. "Floating World of Art", Chicago Tribune, August 7, 1992
Hart, Hugh. "Rolling Down the River", Chicago Tribune, August 5, 1992