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Gary Gissler lives and works in New York City. 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2001

"Recognitions", Chinati Foundation, Marfa TX

"need", Armstong/Shoenheit Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (catalogue)

2000

"back asswords", 123 Watts Gallery, New York, NY (catalogue)

"the time after time will tell", Thomas McCormick Gallery, Chicago, Il (catalogue)

"doubt doubt", Allen Thomas Gallery, Neenha, WI

1999

"Thinking Out Loud", Linda Kirkland Gallery, New York, NY (catalogue)

1997

"Too Close for Comfort", Linda Kirkland Gallery, New York, NY

"Recent Work", Pasadena State Art Gallery, CA

1989

"Recent Paintings", Littlejohn-Smith Gallery, New York, NY

"Works on Paper", Stark Gallery, New York, NY

"New Paintings", Jessica Berwind Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1988

"Works on Paper", Stark Gallery, New York, NY

"Recent Paintings", Jessica Berwind Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014

"This is What Liberation Feels Like", curated by Nicole Eisenman, Contemporary Arts Museum St. Louis

"This is What Liberation Feels Like", curated by Nicole EisenmanICA Philadelphia

"Line", Butters Gallery, curated by Melinda Stickney Gibson, Portaland, OR

2011

"The Hurtful Healer", Invisible Exports, curated by Nicole Eisenman, New York, NY

2010

"Nature Noir", Salon, New York, NY

2006

"big pictures - small pictures", Cartin Collection, Hartford, CT

2002

"The Microwave", Jose Bienvenue Gallery, New York, NY

2001

"Obsession", University of Southern California, San Diego, CA

"Compelled", Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ

Chicago International Art Fair, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL

"Amused", Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL

"Sun Valley Writer's Conference", Anne Reed Gallery, Ketchum, ID

"Influences", Arena Gallery, Chicago, IL (catalogue)

San Francisco Art Fair, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL

2000

"Obsessive Drawing", Delaware Center of Contemporary Art, Wilmington, DE

"Microwave 2", 123 Watts Gallery, New York, NY (catalogue)

"Sumer Reading", Anne Reed Gallery, Ketchum, ID

"To Detail", Geoffrey Young Gallery, Barrington, MA

"New Works", Linda Kirkland Gallery, New York, NY

"Live from New York", Haines Gallery, curated by Kim Waussen, San Francisco, CA

ARCO 123 Watts Gallery, Madrid, Spain

Chicago International Art Fair, Thomas McCormick Gallery, Chicago, IL

San Francisco Art Fair, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1999

"Zen Spirit", Karen McCready Gallery, New York, NY

"Live from New York", Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

"Passion/Passions", Richard Anderson Gallery, New York, NY

1998

"The Next Word", Neuberger Museum, curated by Joanna Drucker, Purchase, NY (catalogue)

"Word to Word", Linda Kirkland Gallery, New York, NY

1997

"Some Lust", Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

"Poetics of Obsession", Linda Kirkland Gallery, New York, NY

1996

Room Gallery, New York, NY

Butter's Gallery, Portland, OR

1994

White Hall, New York, NY

1992

Bill Bace Gallery, New York, NY

1989

Maloney Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1988

Maloney Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY

Littlehohn-Smith Gallery, New York, NY

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2001

McAdams, Barbara, "the micro wave", ARTnews, (April)

Kendricks, Neil, "Obsessions at USC", Artweek, (April, Volume 32)

2000

Schwendener, Martha, "back asswards", Flash Art, (November)

Dannat, Adrian, “Send in the Clowns”, The Art Newspaper, (June)

Ruzicka, Joe, “Thinking Out Loud” at Linda Kirkland Gallery, Art in America, (May)

Henry, Max, “Gotham Dispatch”, ArtNet.com, (May)

Rizzier, Sergio, “Gary Gissler”, The New Yorker, (June 12)

Kenneth Baker, “Live from NY” at Haines Gallery, San Francisco Chronicle (Jan 22)

David Bonetti, “Live from NY” at Haines Gallery, San Francisco Examiner (Jan 28)

1999

Ruzzier, Sergio, “Thinking Out Loud” at Linda Kirkland Gallery, The New Yorker, (June 7)

Nahas, Dominique, review at Linda Kirkland Gallery, Review Magazine, (May)

1998

Drucker, Joanna, “The Next Word”, The Neuberger Museum, catalogue essay

1997

Schwendener, Martha, “Too Close For Comfort” at Linda Kirkland Gallery, Time Out, (December)

McClure, Lisa, “Too Close For Comfort” at Linda Kirkland Gallery, Review Magazine, (February)

McClure, Lisa, “Poetics of Obsession” at Linda Kirkland Gallery, Review Magazine, (February)

1989

Exhibition Review, New Art Examiner, (June)

1988

Exhibition Review, Philadelphia Examiner

1987

“Chicago & Vicinity”, New Art Examiner, (October)

“Images Reflect”, Chicago Voice, (August)

“Chicago’s New Expressionism”, New Art Examiner, (May)

“Who Follows The Hairy Who?”, New Art Examiner, (June)

“Convergence”, Peter Miller Gallery, catalogue essay

 

SELECTED AWARDS

1988

Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant

Hudson River Museum Contemporary Artist Award

2001

Chinati Foundation Artist Residency, Marfa, Texas

 

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

RISD Museum
Peter and Eileen Norton
Ken Freed
Mickey Cartin
A. G. Rosen
Robert Shimshack
Joel and Zoe Dictrow
Werner Kramarsky