Paul Brainard

Born
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1969

Education

1993 University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. BA Studio Art

1995 Carnegie Museum of Art Studio School, Pittsburgh, PA

1999 Pratt Institute Brooklyn, NY. MFA Painting

Solo Exhibitons

2010 Living Dead Dvorak Sec Contemporary Prague Czech Republic September 2 - November 16th

Selected group Exhibitons

2013 "Die Wunderkammer; Objects of Virtue" The Lodge Gallery NY, NY March 20 -May 1rst

2013 "100 Little Deaths" Curated by Tom Sanford BravinLee Programs 12/31/12 - 2/03/13

2012 "The Space Between" The National Arts Club NY, NY Dec 5 - 13th

2012 'Double Dirty Dozen" Freight and Volume Gallery NY, NY August 16 - September 22

2012 "Paper Band" Jason McCoy Gallery NY, NY July 11th August 24th

2012 "Untitled No. 1" Randall Scott Projects Washington DC June 23rd July 21

2012 "Beyond the Body" LivAspenArt June 5th - July 17th Aspen, Colorado

2012 "America Eats Youth" curated by Noah Becker Untitled Art Projects Los Angeles CA April 28- June 5

2012"MIE :A portrait by 35 artists" Freight and Volume Gallery Jan 25th Feb 25th NYC

2011 "Die Like You Really Mean It" Allegra LaViola Gallery NYC Oct 26 Dec 3

2011 "Town and Country" curated by Jason Voegele June 28 - 30 320 Studios NYC

2011 "ArtBanka: Museum of Young Art" Black and White cocktail curated by Vlado Beskid

Prague Czech Republic Jun - Oct

2011 “Pornucopia” Allegra La Viola Gallery NY , NY Feb 4 March 19

2011 “Nothing to Say” Guerrero Gallery San Francico, Caligfornia

2010 “American Garbage” BETA spaces The Loom Bushwick Brooklyn November 14 - 19

2010 “Trouble with Love” Dvorak Sec Contemporary Prague Czech Republic June 24 – September 1

2010 Gurrero Gallery August group show curated by Eddie Martinez and Andres Gurrero San Francisco California August 14 – September 4th

2010"The Big Picture"Priska Juschka Fine Art July 8 - August 6 curated by Ryan Schneider and Tom Sanford

2010"Spring Fever" 106 Greene Brooklyn NY curated by Ridley Howard and Nicole Russo

2009 "Out of Order" Andrew Edlin Gallery curated by Scott Hug

2008"Death is Not the End" 31 Grand Gallery December 20th

2008"The Boys are Back in Town" curated by Wes Lang - Romo Gallery Atlanta, GA Feb 22nd - Apr 05

2008"SKIN" Paul Brainard/Pia Dehne/Sissel Kardel Autoversion LTD. NY Jan. 18 March 1

2008"The Heart is a Lonely Hunter" 31 Grand Gallery NY Jan. 10 Feb 09

2007 LEGION Project # 10 Curated by Lisa Kirk Scope Art Fair NY Feb 22 -26

2007 Explosvio! Art Show presents "Our Dark Heroes" at Secret Project Robot Brooklyn NY Feb 03 - March 03

2006 "PIttsburgh Alumni" Digging Pitt Gallery Pittsburgh PA September 14 - Nov 4

2006 "He Said/She Said" Tastes Like Chicken Artspace Brooklyn , NY April 28 - May 21

2004 "Fake Plastic Trees" Jeff Bailey Gallery , NY June o3 - July 30

2003 "ATTACK – The Kult 48 Klubhouse " Deitch Projects Brooklyn, NY - Curated by Scott Hug.

November 21-January 2004.

2003 "Today’s Man" John Connelly Presents NY, NY. Curated by John Connelly. July 19 – September 13th

2003 "Today’s Man" Hiromi Yoshii Gallery Tokyo Japan. October - December

2003 "T-Shirt Show" Silverstein Gallery NY, NY. July 16 – August 15

2003 "Now Playing :K–48"@ D’Amelio Terras Gallery NY, NY. Curated by Scott Hug. July 1 – August 8 .

2002 "The Art of Oil" Hudson Guild NY, NY. - through February 28th.

2002 "Echo" 31 Grand Gallery - Brooklyn NY September 14 - October 14

2002 "I'm with Nature" Brooklyn Front Gallery - Brooklyn, NY April 12 - May 12

1998 "MFA Candidate Group Exhibiton" Puck Building New York. May

1998 Max Fish 135 Ludlow St. New York

Awards

Graduate Assistantship - in the Drawing Resource Center, Pratt Institute 1996 –1998

Scholarship - Carnegie Museum of Art Studio School 1995 – 1996

Merit Award - for Exceptional Studio Art Performance, University of Pittsburgh 1993