Biography

Karin Davie
Born, Toronto, Canada, 1965
Lives in New York City & Seattle WA

Education
Queens University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
B.F.A., 1987

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
M.F.A., 1989

Solo Exhibitions
2012 – Liquid Life: New Works on Paper. James Harris Gallery, Seattle WA

2010 – Shadow Days: New Works on Paper. Wetterling Gallery, Sweden.

2008 – Karin Davie: Symptomania, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield
Connecticut

2007- LED Drawings & New Sculpture, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

2006 – Karin Davie: Dangerous Curves, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Karin Davie: The Body’s Mind, Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm Sweden
Karin Davie: Underworlds, Agnes Etherington Gallery, Kingston Ontario Canada

2005 – Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

2004 – Galleria Il Capricorno, Venice, Italy

2003 – Mario Diacono at Ars Libri, Boston, MA
Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM

2002 – Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY
Until Now, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

2001 – White Cube, London, England

1999 – Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

1997- Turner & Runyon Gallery, Dallas, TX

1996 – Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston, MA

1994 – Fawbush Gallery, New York, NY

1993 – Kim Light Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1992 – Feature, Inc., New York, NY
Jason Rubell Gallery, Miami Beach, FL

Group Exhibitions

2012 – The Indiscipline of Painting. Mead Gallery, Warwick Art Center, Coventry, UK

2011 – The Indiscipline of Painting, TATE St. Ives International and Contemporary Art, Cornwall, UK
2011 – Art First: From The Collection of The Museum Art Center Buenos Aires. Sculptor Pablo Atchugarry’s Foundation in Punta del Este, Uruguay

2010 – Love in Vein: Editions Fawbush Projects & Artists 2005 – 2010, Gering & Lopez Gallery, New York, NY.
2010 – Between Picture and Viewer: The Image In Contemporary Painting, Visual Arts Gallery, School Of Visual Arts, New York. Curated by Tom Huhn and Isabel Taube
2010 – Gallery Artist. Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden.

2008 – Inaugural Exhibition from the Permanent Collection, Art Gallery of Ontario, Ontario Canada
2008 – Group Show, Parisian Laundry, Montreal
2008 – New Acquisitions, The Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto Canada
2008 – Paragons: New Abstractions from the Albright –Knox Art Gallery, Dorothy McCarthy Gallery, University of Toronto Scarborough, Ontario
2008 – 2041, Artnews Projects, Berlin Germany

2007 – The Oppenheimer Collection, The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City
2007 – The Maramotti Collection, The Maramotti Museum, Reggio Emilia, Italy, curated by
Mario Diacono
2007 -“ e ricomincio da Tre” Studio La Cita, Verona, IT. Curated by Luca Massimo
Barbaro & Maria Rosa Sossai
Lines, Texas Gallery, Houston TX, curated by Susie Rosmarin

2006 – ‘Abstraction’ Diaz Contemporary, Toronto, Ontario Canada

2005 – Extreme Abstraction, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Big Band, Galerie Les Filles du Calvaire, Brussels, Belgium and Galerie Les Filles du
Calvaire, Paris, France
View Eight: A Few Domestic Objects Interrogate a Few Works of Art, Mary Boone
Gallery, New York, NY

2004 – Recent Acquisitions, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Art on Paper 2004, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
Crosscurrents at Century’s End: Selections from the Neuberger Berman Art Collection,
Chicago Cultural Center, IL

2003 – OnLine, Feigen Contemporary, New York, NY

2002 – Art Downtown: New York Painting and Sculpture, 48 Wall Street, New York, NY

2001 – Against the Wall: Painting Against the Grid, Surface, Frame, Institute of Contemporary
Art, Philadelphia, PA

2000 – 7 Young American Artists, Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
Post-Pop, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA
Hypermental, Kunsthaus Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland and Hamburger Kunsthalle,
Hamburg, Germany (2001)
Emotional Rescue: The Contemporary Art Project Collection, Center on Contemporary
Art, Seattle, WA

1999 – Post-Hypnotic, The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH; University Galleries,
Illinois State University, Normal, IL; Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL (2000);
Atlanta College of Art Gallery, Atlanta, GA (2000)
Ultra Buzz: Karin Davie, Peter Hopkins, Tom Moody, James Siena, Fred Tomaselli,
Gallery of Art, Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KN
At Century’s End: The John P. Morrissey Collection of Nineties’ Art, Museum of
Contemporary Art, Lake Worth, FL
American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Painting & Sculpture, The American
Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
Girls’ School, Brenau University, Gainesville, GA

1998 – Sassy Nuggets, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York, NY
Projects 63: Karin Davie, Udomsak Krisanamis, Bruce Pearson, Fred Tomaselli, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1997 – After the Fall: Aspects of Abstract Painting Since 1970, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, NY
New York/North York, Gallery of North York, North York, Canada

1996 – Landscape Reclaimed, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
Painting in an Expanding Field, Usdan Gallery, Bennington College, Bennington, VT

1995 – Gallery Artists, Fawbush Gallery, New York, NY

1994 – New York on Paper, Jim Schmidt Fine Art, St. Louis, MO
Abstraction … Tradition of Collecting in Miami, Center for the Fine Arts, Miami, FL
Hunk, Jose Freire Fine Art, New York, NY
Promising Suspects, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
Again, N.A.M.E. Gallery, Chicago, IL

1993 – Jacqueline Humphries, Jessica Stockholder, Karin Davie, John Good Gallery, New York,
NY

1992 – The Radio Show: Unrealized Projects, Artists Space, New York, NY
Abstraction, Amy Lipton Gallery, New York, NY
Ageometry, Michael Klein, Inc., New York, NY

1991 – In Full Effect, White Columns, New York, NY

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