CURRICULUM VITAE

 

ONE-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2016 The Universe in All We Touch, WhiteConcepts Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
2014 All That Came Before Is Before Me Now, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
2013 Unseen Nature, Susan Street Fine Art, Solana Beach, CA
2012 Nature (preview), WhiteConcepts Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
2011 The Grammar of the Douro, Árvore Cooperativa, Oporto, Portugal
  Nature | Notes and Observations, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
  Fluvial; Water Drawings by Greg Murr, Miller Art Gallery, Otterbein University, Columbus, Ohio
2009 The Usual Politics, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY
  Mississippi Paintings, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
  Awash; Cambi Fantastici della Laguna Veneziana, Galleria il Sotoportego, Venice, Italy
2007 Drawing the Water's Edge, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
  Waterline, James Patrick Gallery, Wiscasset, ME
2006 Land and Sea, Galleria il Sotoportego, Scuola di Grafica, Venice, Italy
2005 Hudson River Overview, Morgan Lehman Gallery, Lakeville, CT
2004 Tropism: New Works on Paper, Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venice, Italy
2003 New Drawings and Paintings, Perimeter Gallery, New York, NY
2001 Recent Paintings, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM (also 2000, 1999, 1998)

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015

Print Love; Celebrating the Print Center at 100, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

 

Libri d'Artista della Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Associazione Culturale la Roggia, Pordenone, IT

2014

Red, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

  Cartographia (curated by James Scarborough, online only), Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
  Copyleft, Copyright Projects (Patrick Huber & Ute Lindner), Berlin, Germany
  The Space Between, Constellation Studios, Lincoln, NE
  Spectral; Deenesh Ghyczy and Greg Murr, WhiteConcepts, Berlin, Germany
2013 Line Up; Landschaft im Dialog, Kit Schulte Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
  Faculty [III], Charlotte and Philip Hanes Art Gallery, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC
2012 Not the Usual Politics, Rose Contemporary, Portland, ME
2011 The End of the Dream, MicaMoca & WhiteConcepts, Berlin, Germany
  Ist Es Am Rhein So Schön, 68elf Galerie, Cologne Germany
  Im Zeichen der Abstraktion, Jürgen Bahr, Cologne, Germany
2010 Advancing Tradition; 20 years of printmaking at Flatbed Press, Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX
  Bestiary, The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, New York, NY
  Cities in Flux, WhiteConcepts Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
  Gesture (inclusive), Hopkins Hall Gallery, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
  (travels to Kuhn Fine Art Gallery, Marion, OH)
2009 Space Matrix I; Invention of Spaces, WhiteConcepts in collaboration with Atelier-Lofts, Berlin, Germany
  Internal Compasses, Spaces Gallery, Cleveland, OH
  Americana, The Front, New Orleans, LA
2008 Visions: Contemporary Drawings from the Dyke Collection, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR
  (travels to Naples Museum of Art, Naples, FL)
  Change the Position; Jan Bauer & Greg Murr, Loeser-Marzi Projects, Berlin, Germany
  Preview: Berlin Art Fair, Loeser-Marzi Projects, Berlin, Germany
  Pressing Matters; Artists of Flatbed Press, Curfman Gallery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
2006 Hot Picks/06, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
  Fresh Ink; Flatbed Editions, Nancy Wilson Scanlan Gallery, Austin, TX
  Greg Murr, Linda Plotkin, Paul Rinaldi, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
  Premio Leonardo Sciascia, Centro per l'Incisione, Museo dell'Agro Veientano, Formello (Rome), Italy
    (travels to Florence, Venice, Milan through 2007)
2005 Prints into Drawings, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
  Fresh Ink: Prints from Flatbed Press, Salt Lake Arts Center, Salt lake City, UT
  Unseen Forces; Greg Murr and Lana Bernberg, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
  Views from Venice; the Collection of the Scuola di Grafica, The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
  Inaugural Exhibition,JET Artworks, Washington, D.C.
2004 Printed Matter, Morgan Lehman Gallery, Lakeville, CT
  Chaos/Control,Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
  Emerging: Franklin Evans, Greg Murr, Ruby Palmer, Morgan Lehman Gallery, Lakeville, CT

 

AWARDS / RESIDENCIES

2013 Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award
2007 Residency, Flatbed Press, Austin, TX (also 2000)
2004 Residency, Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, NM
2003 Residency, Robert M. MacNamara Foundation, Westport Island, ME
  Residency, Morris Graves Foundation, Loleta, CA
2001 Residency, MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH (Josephine Mercy Heathcote Fellow)

 

COLLECTIONS

  Árvore Cooperativa
  Davis Museum, Wellesley College
  Sheldon Museum of Art, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
  University of New Mexico Art Museum
  Philadelphia Museum of Art
  Progressive Collection
  Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe
  Scuola Internazionale di Grafica
  U.S. Embassy, Kazakhstan
  Wake Forest University
  Whitney Museum of American Art

 

GUEST LECTURES

  University of Iowa, Iowa City
  Kansas City Art Institute
  University of Nebraska, Lincoln
  Ohio State University
  Otterbein University
  Wake Forest University
  University of Wisconsin, Madison

 

REVIEWS

  Rae, Haniya. Love, Luck, or Lust: A Group Show Tackles Red's Shades of Meaning, Artsy, Jan 2015
  Caldwell, Ellen. Greg Murr's Political Wild Things, New American Paintings blog, Oct 1, 2012
  Kany, Daniel. "'Not the Usual Politics' a breath of fresh air," Portland Press Herald, Sep 30, 2012
  Open Studios Press. New American Paintings, Volume 101 (Juror Lisa Freiman) Aug - Sep 2012
  Christian Anslinger. Surreale Natur, Berlin Kicks (online), April 28, 2012
  Laraia, Catherine. "Dogs, pearls, high-heels and ornate mirrors," The Examiner, Chicago, Jul 25, 2011
  Yates, Christopher. "Layered works test material pairings," The Columbus Dispatch, Jan 16, 2011
  Faber, Mendelowitz. A Guide to Drawing, Eighth Edition, 2011
  Veleanu, Ioana. "Artist Profile: Greg Murr," ExBerliner, Issue no. 55, Nov 2007
  Artner, Alan. "Murr finds inspiration in the everyday," The Chicago Tribune, Jul 27, 2007
  Poroznuk, Amber. "Cartographies: Mapping the Metaphorical," whitehotmagazine, Berlin, Summer 2007
  Mendelowitz, Faber, Wakeham. A Guide to Drawing, Seventh Edition, 2006
  Consentino, Nicoletta. "Le forme astratte di Greg Murr," La Nuova di Venezia, Nov 27, 2004
  Mendelowitz, Wakeham, Faber. A Guide to Drawing, Sixth Edition, 2002, pgs. 333-4, 357
  Indyke, Dottie. "Greg Murr; Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM," ArtNews Oct 2000