Richard Aldrich
Untitled
2013-2014
oil and wax on panel
14 x 10 inches
35.6 x 25.4 cm

 

Richard Aldrich
Untitled
2013
Oil and wax on linen
84 x 58 inches
213.4 x 147.3 cm

 

Alien
2012-2013
Oil, wax and enamel on panel
19 x 13 inches
48.3 x 33 cm

 

Bug
2012-2013
Oil, wax and enamel on panel
19 x 13 inches
48.3 x 33 cm

 

Matisse
2012-2013
Oil, wax and enamel on panel
19 x 13 inches
48.3 x 33 cm

 

Untitled
2012
oil and wax on linen on muslin
213.4 x 147.3 cm

Untitled
2012
oil and wax on panel
48 x 33 cm

 

Untitled
2011
Oil, wooden bar on linen
213.4 x 147.3 cm

Time and A Word
2011
Oil, wax and pencil on linen
213.4 x 147.3 cm

ADDVG
2003
Corduroy on panel
59.1 x 39.4 cm

Large ADDVG
2006
Oil and wax on linen
213.4 x 147.3 cm

Untitled (origin painting)
2008
Oil and wax on canvas
35.6 x 27.9 cm

Poem
2008-2009
Oil and wax on cut canvas
35.6 x 27.9 cm

Born 1975, Hampton, VA
Lives and Works in Brooklyn, NY

 

Education

State University, OH, BFA

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017
FUN HOUSE, dépendance, Brussels

2016
Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle
Gladstone Gallery, New York

2015
Ten Years of Richard Aldrich
from the Collection of Bob Nickas,
White Columns, New York

2014
dépendance, Brussels
Gladstone Gallery, Brussels

2013
Bortolami Gallery, New York
Twins, Misako and Rosen, Tokyo
The Words of Tuck Tuck Tuck, Karma Bookstore, New York

2012
Half of What I Say, dépendance, Brussels, Belgium

2011
“New Work: Richard Aldrich”, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco,
“Once I Was…”, Bortolami, New York, NY
“Museo”, Corvi-Mora, London, UK
“Richard Aldrich and the 19th Century French Painting”, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, St Louis, MI (cat)

2010
“Slide Paintings”, Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, CA
Misako and Rosen, Tokyo, Japan

2009
dépendance, Brussels, Belgium
Art Statement, Art I 40 I Basel, Switzerland
Bortolami, New York, NY (cat)

2008
“Narrative with 5 Characters”, Corvi-Mora, London, UK

2007
Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, CA
“Paintings”, Roger Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

2006
Corvi-Mora, London, UK

2004
Oliver Kamm/5BE Gallery, New York, NY

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
Children’s Games, ADN collection, Bolzano
The Collectors Home, Aviskari Gallery, Copenhagen
2021 Sydney, Sydney
University of Disasters, Bortolami, New York
Condo 2017, dépendance at Maureen Paley, London

2016
Painters’ Painters, Saatchi Gallery, London
The Lasting Concept, Portland Museum of Contemporary Art, Portland
M A R C H, Natalie Seroussi at dépendance, Brussels
Nice Weather, Skarstedt Gallery, New York

2015
The Radiants, Bortolami x Green Tea Gallery, New York, NY
New Acquisitions, The University of Manchester, The Whitworth, Manchester, England

2014
The Forever Now: Contemporary Painting in an Atemporal World, MoMA, New York,NY
Hypothesis for an Exhibition, Dominique Lévy, New York (cat)
Biennale of Painting: The touch of the Painter, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium
Abstract Possibilities 2, Bjorkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, Swede
The Hawker, Carlos/Ishikawa, London, UK
Outside the Lines, CAMH, Houston, TX2013
“My Crippled Friend”, Columbus College of Art and Design, Ohio
“Why Not Live For Art? II”, Tokyo City Opera, Tokyo, Japan
“Roving Signs”, Mathew Marks, New York, NY
“10 Years”, Wallspace, New York, NY
“LAT. 41° 7’N., LONG. 72° 19’ W”, Martos Gallery, East Marion, NY2012
Out Of The Blue, Bortolami Gallery, New York, NY
Twenty Years After, Bjorkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
September, Misako and Rosen, Tokyo, Japan
If There Would Be a Face, This Would Be a Cat, Dépendance, Brussels, Belgium
Soundworks, ICA, London, UK
How Do It Know, Essex Street, New York, NY
“Risk + Reward”, Foster Gallery at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI2013
“My Crippled Friend”, Columbus College of Art and Design, Ohio
“Why Not Live For Art? II”, Tokyo City Opera, Tokyo, Japan
“Roving Signs”, Mathew Marks, New York, NY
“10 Years”, Wallspace, New York, NY
“LAT. 41° 7’N., LONG. 72° 19’ W”, Martos Gallery, East Marion, NY2012
Out Of The Blue, Bortolami Gallery, New York, NY
Twenty Years After, Bjorkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
September, Misako and Rosen, Tokyo, Japan
If There Would Be a Face, This Would Be a Cat, Dépendance, Brussels, Belgium
Soundworks, ICA, London, UK
How Do It Know, Essex Street, New York, NY
“Risk + Reward”, Foster Gallery at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI2011
“The 2011 Bridgehampton Biennial”, Martos Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY
“Straw”, Hannah Barry Gallery, London, UK
“Catalogue of the Exhibition”, Triple V Gallery, Paris, France
“Time Again”, Sculpture Center, New York, NY (cat)
“With One Color”, Van de Weghe Fine Art, New York, NY
“Provisional Painting”, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, UK
“Five Easy Pieces”, Galeria Franco Noero, Turin, Italy
“Creating the New Century: Contemporary Art From the Dicke Collection”, Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH (cat)
“Rational Abstraction”, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela, Spain (cat)2010
“Painting Extravaganza”, Cardi Black Box, Milan, Italy
“Re-Dressing”, Bortolami, New York, NY
“New Work From New York”, Golden Gallery, Chicago, IL
“Gradation”, Portugal Arte 10, Lisbon, Portugal
“Next Generation”, Kunstmuseum St. Galan, St. Galan, Switzerland
“Le Tableau”, Cheim and Read, New York, NY
“Exhibition #3”, The Emily Harvey Foundation, New York, NY
“Feint Art”, Kunstverein Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
“Whitney Biennial 2010”, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (cat)
“Off The Wall”, Gustavsbergs Konsthall, Gustavsberg, Sweden (cat)2009
“Doors”, Galeria Marta Cervera, Madrid, Spain
“Besides, With, Against, and Yet: Abstraction and The Ready-Made Gesture”, The Kitchen, New York, NY
“Cave Painting Installment #1”, Gresham’s Ghost, New York, NY
“Richard Aldrich, Zak Prekop, Lesley Vance”, Roger Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
“My Summer Show”, Galerie LeLong, New York, NY
“Abstractionists Unite! Who Give You Just Enough To Last a Lifetime”, The
Glendale College of Art Gallery, Glendale, CA
“Cave Painting”, PSM Gallery, Berlin, Germany
“Collection of…”, White Columns, New York, NY
“Strip/Stripe”, The Emily Harvey Foundation, New York, NY
“House Call”, Three’s Company, New York, NY2008
“Sphinxx”, Modern Art, London, UK
“Catawampus (for H.D.)”, Midway Contemporary Art Center, Minneapolis, MN (cat)
“Here’s Why Patterns, Here’s Why Patterns”, Misako & Rosen, Tokyo, Japan
“Bob Nickas -Recent Acquisitions, Gifts and Works from Various Exhibitions 1985-2008”, White Columns, NY, NY
“Black Noise”, CNEAI, Chatou, France2007
“Black Noise”, MAMCO, Geneva, Switzerland
“Catawampus (for H.D.)”, Shane Campbell, Chicago, IL
“People Take Pictures of Each Other”, LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, MA
“Laying Bricks”, Wallspace, New York, NY
“Bastard Creature”, Palais De Tokyo, Paris, France
“Abstract Paintings and a Sculpture”, Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY
“Richard Aldrich & Meredyth Sparks” Elizabeth Dee, New York, NY
“Painting as Fact, Fact as Fiction”, de Pury & Luxembourg, Zurich, Switzerland (cat)
“M R A I T C T H A A N M D Y”, The Mandrake, Los Angeles, CA
“The Back Room”, Celda Contemporánea, Mexico City, Mexico, Kadist Art Foundation Paris, France2006
“Bunch Alliance and Dissolve” Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH (cat)
“Music is a Better Noise” P.S.1, New York, NY
“Flesh Records” Haswellediger, New York, NY
“An Ongoing Low-Grade Mystery” Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY
“Endless Summer” West London Projects, London, UK
“Audio” Cabinet des Estampes, Geneva, Switzerland
“Surfing the Surface” Galleria Paolo Bonzano, Rome, Italy
“Supports” Roger Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, CA2005
“Richard Aldrich + Paul-Aymar Mourgue d’Algue”, Galleria Paolo Bonzano, Rome, Italy
Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, CA
“Lesser New York”, Fia Backstrom Production, Brooklyn, NY
“Greater New York 2005”, P.S.1 New York, NY (cat)
“KA/VH:RA/AG” Oliver Kamm/5BE Gallery, New York, NY
Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, CA2003
“The Club in the Shadow” Kenny Schachter Gallery, New York, NY

Selected Performances

2011
“Mandolin”, Bortolami Gallery, New York, NY
Hurray, Renwick Gallery, New York, NY

2009
Real Rags, New Jerseyy, Basel, Switzerland
Real Rags with Jeffrey Perkins, Bortolami Gallery, New York, NY

2008
Real Rags, Test: Arte Contemporanea, Lisbon, Portugal
“An Evening With Cinema Zero” White Flag Projects, St. Louis, MO

2007

“Bastard Creature” (with Amy Granat), Palais De Tokyo, Paris, France

2006
“NDP the Movie” (with Hurray) The Kitchen, New York, NY

2005
“KA/VH:RA/AG” (with Hurray and Amy Granat) Oliver Kamm/5BE Gallery, New York, NY

 

Selected Bibliography

2011
Griffin, Jonathon, “Vitamin P2”, Phaidon, 201
Nickas, Bob, “Catalogue of the Exhibition 1984-2011”, 2nd Cannons Publications, 2011
Heninrich, Will, “Richard Aldrich “Once I Was…” at Bortolami…”, NY Observer, September 27, 2011
Prince, Mark, “Richard Aldrich”, Art in America, September, 2011
Kitamura, Katie, “Time Again”, Art Monthly, July-August, 2011
Nash, Forrest, “Despite Their Dissimilar Features”, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, 2011
Fried, Laura, “Painting and Silence (Waving My Arms in the Air)”, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, 2011
Navarro, Mariano, “Abstraccion Racional”, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, 2011
Landi, Ann, “Dear Picasso”, Art News, May, 2011
Coomer, Martin, “Provisional Painting”, Time Out London, May, 2011
Meade, Fionn, “Time Again”, Sculpture Center, 2011
Saltz, Jerry, Critics Pick, New York Magazine, April 25, 2011
Thompson, Anne, Critics Picks, Artforum.com, 2011
Bronson, Ellie, “Creating the New Century: Contemporary Art from the Dicke Collection”, Dayton Art Institute, 2011

2010
Fiduccia, Joanna & Holte, Michael Ned, “New Abstract Painting”, Kaleidoscope, Winter, 2010
Lehrer-Graiwer, Sarah, “Richard Aldrich”, Artforum, November, 2010
Knight, Christopher, LA Times, October 1, 2010
Haddad, Natalie, “Focus: Richard Aldrich”, Frieze, October, 2010
Smith, Roberta, “Le Tableau: French Abstraction and Its Affinities”, The New York Times, June 2, 2010
Buchmaier, Barbara, “Ready-Made Painting”, Spike Art Quarterly, Summer, 2010
Busta, Caroline, “Besides, With, Against, and Yet: Abstraction and the Ready-Made Gesture” May, Issue 03, 2010
Graw, Isabelle & Hochdorfer, Achim, “There Is No Such Thing as ‘Painting’”, Texte Zur Kunst, Issue 77, March, 2010
Falconer, Morgan, “Besides, With, Against, and Yet”, Frieze, March, 2010
Saltz , Jerry, “Change We Can Believe In” New York Magazine, March 8, 2010
Meade, Fionn, “ Whitney Biennial 2010”, Whitney/Yale, 2010
Hudson, Suzanne, “Besides, With, Against, and Yet”, Artforum, February, 2010
“MicroTate” Tate Etc., Issue 18-Spring, 2010

2009
“The Artists’ Artist”, Artforum, December, 2009
Nickas, Bob, “Painting Abstraction: New Elements in Abstract Painting”, Phaidon, 2009
Rubinstein, Raphael, “Provisional Painting”, Art in America, May 2009
Turner, Kai, ArtNews, May 2009
Rabottini, Alessandro, “Coming From Many Places”, Interview, Mousse, April/May, 2009
Mack, Joshua, “Reviews Marathon, New York” Art Review, April, 2009
Rothkopf, Scott, “Openings: Richard Aldrich”, Artforum, April, 2009
Wilson, Michael, “Richard Aldrich” Artforum, March, 2009
Smith, Roberta, The New York Times, February 6, 2009
Griffin, Nora, The Brooklyn Rail, February, 2009
Goings On About Town, The New Yorker, January 26, 2009
Contemporary Art Daily, “Week in Review : January 18, 2009”, contemporaryartdaily.com January 18, 2009 Gartenfeld, Alex “Questionnaire: Richard Aldrich is Serious!” Interviewmagazine.com January 8, 2009
“New York Artists Dictionary Part 1”, Flash Art, January/February, 2009
Herbert, Martin “Reviews Marathon, London” Art Review, January/February, 2009
2008 Holte, Michael Ned, “Buoys, Props and Signs: Richard Aldrich & Lisa Williamson” Artlies.org, Winter 2008
Holte, Michael Ned, “The Best of 2008” Artforum, December, 2008
Lavrador, Judicael, “Qu’est Que La Peinture Aujoud’hui?” Beaux Arts Editions,

2008
Kitamura, Katie, Frieze.com, November 17, 2008
Butler, Connie “Looking Back: Emerging Artists” Frieze, January/February, 2008

2007
Brooks, Amra, “Our Favorite Shows and Artifacts” LA Weekly, December 26, 2007
Brooks, Amra, Must See Art, LA Weekly, December 12, 2007
Bedford, Christopher, Critic’s Picks, Artforum.com, 2007
Banai, Nuit “Introducing”, Modern Painters December 2007
Huberman, Anthony, “I Heart Information”, Afterall, Autumn/Winter 2007
Nickas, Bob, “Steven Parrino”, Artforum, September 2007
Smith, Roberta, “In These Shows, the Material is the Message”, The New York Times, August 10, 2007
Coburn, Tyler, “”Build it High: Laying Bricks”, Art Review, July and August 2007
Persman, Joanna, “In the Borderland Between Abstraction and Figuration”, Svenska Dagbladet, June 2, 2007 Landes, Jennifer, “A Show With Chutzpah”, The East Hampton Star, May 2007
Beasley, Mark, “Music is a Better Noise”, Frieze, April 2007
Klein, Jennie, “Bunch Alliance and Dissolve”, Art Papers, March/April 2007
Saltz, Jerry, “Non-Specific Objects” Modern Painters, March 2007
“Viva”, Modern Painters, March 2007

2006
Smith, Roberta, “Menace, Glitter and Rock in Visions of Dystopia” The New York Times, December 29, 2006 Kessler, Sarah, “Musical Chairs” Art Krush, December 13, 2006
Smith, Roberta, “Raoul De Keyser” The New York Times, November 17, 2006
Nunez-Fernandez, Lupe, “Richard Aldrich”, Saatchi Gallery, June 2006
Bennett, Alissa & Clifton, Michael “In Absence of the Figure”, Issue Magazine, March 2006
Fyfe, Joe. Catalog essay for “UT Artist in Residence Bienniel 2006”, 2006

2005
Lewis, Sarah. Catalog essay for “Greater New York 2005”, 2005
Saltz, Jerry. “Dire Diary,” The Village Voice, April 25, 2005
Scott, Andrea. “Don’t Miss: Lesser New York,” Time Out New York, April 7, 2005
Scott, Andrea. “Local Heroes,” Time Out New York, March 31, 2005
Smith, Roberta. “KA/VH:RA/AG”, New York Times, March 18, 2005
Gschwandter, Sabrina. “DJ Funnywalk” Interview, Knit Knit, 2005
Wilson, Michael. “Beers for peers”, ArtForum Diary, March 16, 2005
Holte, Michael Ned. Critics’ Picks, Artforum.com, 2005

2004
Scott, Andrea. Time Out New York Magazine, July 7, 2004
Smith, Roberta. The New York Times, July 2, 2004
Bellini, Andrea. “Panorama Pittura”, Flash Art Italia, April 2004
Bellini, Andrea and Sonia Campagnola. “Dictionary of New York Painters”, Flash Art Italia, April 2004

Richard Aldrich
2013

 

Richard Aldrich
96 pg., 14 x 21.6 cm
Ed. 1000
ISBN 978-0-615-26984-9
Publisher: Bortolami
$ 25.00

Richard Aldrich
The Words Of Tuck Tuck Tuck
Karma, New York, 2012
42 Pages
Edition Of 750
6 X 9 Inches
15.2 X 23 cm
$15