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JONAS WOOD

(b. 1977, lives in Los Angeles, CA)                       

 

EDUCATION

2002     MFA, Painting and Drawing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

1999     BA, Psychology, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017     Interiors and Landscapes, David Kordanksy Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

               Annin Art presents Jonas Wood, Billboard 8171, London Bridge, UK

               Shio Kusaka and Jonas Wood, Museum, Voorlinden, Wassenaar, Netherlands

               Notepads, Holograms and Books, Gagosian Gallery, San Francisco, CA (with Ed Ruscha)

               Jonas Wood: Still Life with Two Owls, MOCA, Los Angeles, CA

2016     Jonas Wood: Portraits, Anton Kern Gallery, New  York, NY

2015     Gagosian Gallery, London, UK

               Gagosian Gallery, Eden Rock, St. Barthélemy

2014     David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013     Clippings, Lever House, New York, NY

     Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

     Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL

2012     David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011     Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

     Patrick De Brock Gallery, Knokke, Belgium

2010     Jonas Wood: Prints, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

     Hammer Projects: Jonas Wood, The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2009     Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL

     Gallery MinMin, Tokyo, Japan

2008     Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

2007     Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL

     Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

2006     Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA

2005     RAW & CO, Cleveland, OH

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018     This is a Pipe: Realism and the Found Object in Contemporary Art, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL

2017    The Trick Brain, curated by Massimiliano Gioni, Aishti Foundation, Antelias, Lebanon

              Unpacked: Contemporary Works from Private Collections of Northern California, Art Museum of Sonoma County,

              Santa Rosa, CA

              FEEDBACK, Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY

              Unpacking: The Marciano Collection, curated by Philipp Kaiser, Marciano Art Foundation, Los Angeles, CA

              Oliver Twist, Chapter 2, Rental Gallery, East Hampton, NY

              PAINTING, LeeAhn Gallery, Daegu, South Korea

              Part I: Figuration of Victors for Art: Michigan's Alumni Collectors, University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, 

              MI

              Los Angeles: A Fiction, Museum of Contemporary Art, Lyon, France

              Tomorrow Will Still Be Ours, Presented by Gavin Brown’s Enterprise and The Tate Group, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise,

              New York, NY

              Unique and Singular, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

              The Age of Ambiguity: Abstract Figuration / Figurative Abstraction, curated by Bob Colacello, Vito Schnabel Gallery,

              St. Moritz, Switzerland

              Notepads, Holograms, and Books, Gagosian Gallery, San Francisco, CA

              JUMP BALL, Dio Horia Gallery, Mykonos, Greece

              Stockholm Sessions I, Kostyal Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

              Rental Gallery, East Hampton, NY

              Jonas Wood and Shio Kusaka, Museum Voorlinden, Wassenaar, The Netherlands

2016     Tailgate, BBQLA, Los Angeles, CA

               Los Angeles: A Fiction, Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo, Norway

               Piston Head II: Artists Engage the Automobile, venues across Los Angeles, CA

               PLEASE HAVE ENOUGH ACID IN THE DISH!, M+B, Los Angeles, CA

               Before Sunrise, Karma, New York, NY

               Paper in Practice, Moran Bondaroff, Los Angeles, CA

               Generation Y: 1977, Contemporary Art Foundation, Tokyo, Japan

2015     Tightrope Walk: Painted Images after Abstraction, curated by Barry Schwabsky, White Cube, London, UK

               The Guston Effect, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, MA

               Interrupting Nature, Galerie Maximillian, Aspen, CO

               Drawing Show: Ten Artists, Harper's Books, East Hampton, NY

               Storylines, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY

               Jonas Wood and Shio Kusaka, Blackwelder, Gagosian Gallery, Hong Kong, China

               The Shell (Lanscapes, Portraits, & Shapes), curated by Eric Troncy, Almine Rech Gallery, Paris, France

               Theories on Forgetting, Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2014     BLACK/WHITE, LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, MA

               Barbershop, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY

     The White Album, curated by Gladys-Katherina Hernando, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA

     Another Cats Show, 365 Mission, Los Angeles, CA

     New Image Painting, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL

     Walk-ins Welcome, Marlborough Broome Street, New York, NY

2013     Painters’ Painters, Saatchi Gallery, London, England

               East and West Shift to the Middle, Bill Brady, Kansas City

     Jew York, UNTITLED and Zah Feuer, New York, NY

     Jonas Wood & Shio Kusaka: Still Life with Pots, Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, East Hampton, NY

     More Young Americans, curated by Susanne van Hagen and Marc-Olivier Wahler, Hotel de Miramion, Paris, France

     Paintings, Sculptures, Drawings and Mixed Media Artworks, The Rema Hort Mann Foundation, New York, NY

     Selections from the Grunwald Center and the Hammer Contemporary Collection, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles,

     CA

2012     Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN

               The Irreconcilable, The Spaceship on Hayarkon 70, Tel Aviv, Israel

               East and West Shift to the Middle, Bill Brady, Kansas City, MO

2011     Roe Ethridge, Margarete Jakschik, Jonas Wood, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL

      From Where You Just Arrived –­ Paintings from New York and Los Angeles, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

      Greater LA, New York, NY

      The Shortest Distance Between 2 Points is Often Intolerable, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy

       Anthony Pearson and Jonas Wood, UNTITLED, New York, NY

      Dwelling, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY

2010     Drawing, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL

     Not Extractions, but Abstractions, Karma International, Zurich, Switzerland and Clifton Benevento Gallery, New

     York, NY

     The Road to Here, John Bergruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA

     Newtonland: Orbits, Ellipses and Other Places of Activity, White Flag Projects, St. Louis, MO

     Mixed Signals: Artists Consider Masculinity in Sports, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH

     The Cannibal’s Muse, curated by Max Henry, Patricia Low Gallery, Gstaad, Switzerland

     Chris Caccamise and Jonas Wood, La Montagne, Boston, MA

2009     Wild Group Show, Karma International, Zurich, Switzerland

     White Columns: Xerox Prints, Shane Campbell Gallery, Oak Park, IL

     Copy, White Columns, New York, NY

     1999, China Art Objects, Los Angeles, CA

     Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich, Germany

     Jonas Wood and Mark Grotjahn ‘Collaborative Works’, T&S n’ Kreps, New York, NY

     Abstract America, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

     No Shoes on the Carpet, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

     Prose pour des Esseintes, Karma International, Zurich, Switzerland

     Collectors Days, Hotel Castell, Zuoz, Switzerland

2008     Friends and Family, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

     Psych!, Gallery Dennis Kimmerich, Dusseldorf, Germany

     The Black Dragon Society, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA

2007     So Wrong, I’m Right, Gallery Min Min, Tokyo, Japan

     So Wrong, I’m Right, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA

     Warhol And…, Kantor / Feuer Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

     Kairos!, Kantor/Feuer Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

     Modern Lovers, Glendale College Art Gallery, Glendale, CA

     Primitives: Chris Caccamise and Jonas Wood, Cereal Art, Philadelphia, PA

     This Palidromic Life, South La Brea Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2006     Then & Now & Again, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA

     Boat Show, High Energy Constructs, Chinatown, CA

     Heather Brown, Jacob Stewart-Halevy, Jonas Wood, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2005     Christmas in July, Black Dragon Society, Chinatown, CA

2004     Walking on Elbows, Anna Helwing, Culver City, CA

     Faith, Champion Fine Art, Culver City, CA

     L.A. Painters, Raid Projects, Los Angeles, CA

     Stay Inside, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

     164 ½ Group Show, Los Angeles, CA

2003     Ethrington Fine Arts, Vineyard Haven, MA

2002     Re/order, Houghton House Gallery, Geneva, NY

     Seed, Soil Gallery, Seattle, WA

    

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2016     Boucher, Brian. “Gallery Hopping: Jonas Wood’s New Portraits at Anton Kern,” artnet news, Sept. 15, 2016.

               Goldstein, Andrew M. “10 of the Best Artworks on View in Chelsea Right Now,” Artspace, Sept. 14, 2015.

               Artspace Editors. “21 Artists to Watch This September,” Artspace, Sept. 2, 2016.

               Pogrebin, Robin. “From Bruce Nauman, More Contrapposto Studies,” The New York Times, July 28, 2016.

               “Art and cars collide at ‘Piston Head II’ exhibition in Los Angeles,” Classic Driver, July 27, 2016.

               Slenske, Michael. “Food for thought: chef Vinny Dotolo brings together two worlds at M+B, LA,” Wallpaper, July 22,

               2016.

               Steadman, Ryan. Lesser Works and Unproven Artists Stall Phillips Day Sale, New York Observer, May 10, 2016. 

2015     Coxhead, Gabriel. “Recommended: Jonas Wood,” Time Out London, Nov. 2015.

               Brockon, Polly. “Jonas Wood at Gagosian Gallery,” Art/ctualité, Oct. 26, 2015.

               Yablonsky, Linda. “Scene & Heard: Ante Frieze,” Artforum, Oct. 14, 2015.

               Chang, Ian. “Room With A View,” Frieze, no.174, Oct. 2015, p.232-237.

               Samet, Jennifer. “Beer with a Painter, LA Edition: Jonas Wood,” Hyperallergic, Sept. 21, 

               Sanchez-Kozyreva, Cristina. "Hong Kong: Shio Kusaka and Jonas Wood." Artforum, Feb. 2015.

      Wee, Darryl. "Jonas Wood and Shio Kusaka at Gagosian Hong Kong." Blouin Artinfo, Jan. 14, 2015. 

      Powers, Bill. “’I’m Less of A De Kooning And More Like Lichtenstein’: A Talk With Jonas Wood.” ARTnews, Jan.

      6, 2015.

     "United States – Los Angeles, David Kordansky Gallery," MousseJan., 2015.

     Schad, Ed. "Jonas Wood, David Kordanksy Gallery, Los Angeles, 8 November – 10 January." ArtReview, Jan.

     2015.

2014     Braithwaite, Hunter. "Basel Advice from Art Advisor Mia Romanik." Ocean Drive, Dec. 2, 2014.

     Bryant, Eric. "Generation Next: Joshua and Sonya Roth Collect With an Eye Toward the Future." Blouin Artinfo,

     Aug. 23, 2014. 

     Lincoln, Kevin. "Jonas Wood: Big Men." VICTORY JOURNAL, 2014: pp. 18-25.

     Martin, Claire. "A Day in the Life of Art Lawyer Joshua Roth." The Wall Street Journal, May 29, 2014.

     Hodin, Rachel. "20 Contemporary Artists You'll Want To Know From New York's Frieze Art Fair." Thought Catalog,

     May 13, 2014.

     Indrisek, Scott. "Jonas Wood, Keegan McHargue, and Others Spin Silk for Massif Central Scarf Line." Artinfo.com,

     Apr. 18, 2014.

     Bryant, Eric. "Hollywood Scion Josh Roth on Collecting L.A.'s Great Artists." Artspace.com, Mar. 17, 2014.

     Kennedy, Philip. "The Lively Interior Paintings of Jonas Wood." TheFoxisBlack.com, Jan. 28, 2014.

     "Five Questions about Los Angeles." Flash Art, Jan.16, 2014.

     Wagley, Catherine. "Jonas Wood." LA Weekly, Nov. 2014.

     Zevitas, Steven. "Must See Painting Shows: November/December 2014." The Huffington Post, Nov. 20,

     2014.

2013     Selz, Gabrielle. “Art Review: Subject and Object in the art of Jonas Wood and Shio Kusaka." Hamptons Art Hub,

               June 2013.

     Bates, Rebecca. “Jonas Wood at Anton Kern Gallery.” Architectural Digest, Sept. 2013.

     “Jonas Wood: New Works @ Anton Kern Gallery, NYC.” Juxtapoz, Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013.

     “Energetic new works by Jonas Wood on view at Anton Kern Gallery in New York.” Artdaily, Sept. 2013.

     Frank, Priscilla. “Jonas Wood Invites You Into His Colorful, Warped Painted Interiors.” The Huffington Post,

     Sept. 30, 2013.

     “Best Artists List for 2013: Whitehot Magazine Critic’s Picks.” White Hot Magazine, Sept. 2013.

     Peterson, Spencer. “Get to Know the Colorful, Abstract Interiors of Jonas Wood.” Curbed, Friday, Oct. 4, 2013.

     Leisz Carr, Emily. “Super Sports Fan: An Interview with Jonas Wood.” Art in America, Oct. 2013.

     Zevitas, Steven. "Must See Art Shows for November 2013." The Huffington Post, Nov. 2013.

     Vogel, Carol. "Early Spring High Line," The New York Times, Inside Art, Dec. 20, 2013: pp. C25.

2012     Pagel, David. “Art Review: Making the Ordinary Pop Out,” Los Angeles Times, May 4, 2012: D13.

      Yablonsky, Linda. “The Insider | Jonas Wood,” T: The New York Times Style Magazine, Spring Design, Apr. 1,

      2012: p. 22.

      Indrisek, Scott. “Private View: Shape Shifter: Jonas Wood Paints from Life,” Modern Painters, Apr., 2012: p.22.

     “Jonas Wood at David Kordansky Inspires More Than a Few German Words.” Los Angeles Art Gallery Tours, May 4,

      2012.

2011     Zevitas, Steven. “12 to Watch in 2012: Publisher’s Picks,” New American Paintings, Dec. 22, 2011.

     Smith, Roberta. “Art in Review: Paintings by Jonas Wood.” New York Times, Mar. 17, 2011: C3.

     “Goings on About Town: Art Jonas Wood,” The New Yorker, Mar. 11, 2011.

     Politi, Giancarlo. “Top 100 Artists.” Flash Art, Nov. 2011.

     “Curator Watch List: Anne Ellegood.” New American Paintings Blog, Oct. 2011.

2009     Rosenberg, Karen. “Art in Review: Mark Grotjahn and Jonas Wood.” New York Times, Mar. 13, 2009: Arts section.

2008     Smith, Roberta. “Art in Review: Jonas Wood.” New York Times, Dec. 11, 2008: Arts section.

     Gravett, Paul. Art Review, Nov.: p. 33.

2007     Chambers, Christopher. “Jonas Wood.” Flash Art, Oct. 2007: p. 70.

     Schneier, Matthew. “An LA Thing: Jonas Wood’s SoCal Still Lives.” Tomorrow Unlimited, July 24, 2007.

     “Smart Art Shopping.” House & Garden, Nov. 2007: p. 80.

     “Galleries-Chelsea: Jonas Wood.” New Yorker, Aug. 13, 2007: p.13.

2006     “I See Beauty.” Beautiful/Decay, Issue N, 2006.

2004     Knight, Christopher. “A Widowed Sort of Claustrophobia.” Los Angeles Times, July 2004.

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Saatchi, London, UK

Wake Forest University, Salem, NC

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY