Brad Kahlhamer

Born in 1956 in Tucson (AZ), USA
Lives and works in New York City (NY), USA

Education

1976-82

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac and Oshkosh

Residencies and Scholarships

2016

Residency at Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito (CA), Unites States

2015

Residency at The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation

2012

TBA-21 Lopud Academy, Croatia

2009

Participates in the invited-artist program at The Monet Foundation, Giverny, France

2007

TBA 21 Imagine Lopud, Croatia

2004

Participates in the invited-artist program at The LeRoy Neiman Center for Print Studies, Columbia University, New York City (NY), United States

2002

Commissioned by the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian to write score for the silent film Red Skins, 1929 (Paramount, 81 minutes)

Performs score at Native Cinema Showcase, Santa Fe (NM), United States

2003

Febio Fest, Prague, Czech Republic

Tribeca Film Festival, New York City (NY), United States

22nd Pordenone Silent Film Festival, Sicily, Italy

Awards

2006

Joan Mitchell Award

2001

The Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award in painting

1995

The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation studio grant

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016

Nomadic Studio

Douglas F. Cooley Memorial Art Gallery, Reed College, Portland (OR)

2015

Brad Kahlhamer

The Karen and Doug Riley Contemporary Artists Project Gallery, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha (NE)

2014

The Four Hairs

Andréhn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm

Fort Gotham Girls + Boys Club

Jack Shainman Gallery, 513 West 20th Street, New York (NY)

2013

Bowery Nation

The Nelson Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City (MO)

A Fist Full of Feathers

Jack Shainman Gallery, 524 West 24th Street, New York (NY)

2012

Bowery Nation

The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, (CT)

2011

NDN Birds Over Fort Gotham 2011

Stephane Simoens, 8300 Knokke-Zoute, Belgium

Project Room Brad Kahlhamer

Anne De Villepoix, Paris, France

2010

Giverny/JEEV

Andrehn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm, Sweden

Topps and the Indians, Giverny/JEEV

Zidoun Gallery, Luxembourg

2008

Rapid City

Denver Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver (CO)

The Slow Game

James Kelly Contemporary, Santa Fe (NM)

2007

Rapid City

Modern Art, London, UK

2006

Girls & Skulls

Deitch Projects, New York, NY

Brad Kahlhamer & Aaron Spangler

Kantor / Feuer Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2005

Let’s Walk West

Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

Once Upon a Time…The Western : A New Frontier in Art and Film

The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA), Montreal, Canada

Comminuty Board

GRIMM, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Maker, Maker

Children’s Museum of the Arts, New York City (NY), United States

The Past is Present: Brad Kahlhamer, Turiya Magadlela, and Hank Willis Thomas

Jack Shainman Gallery, New York City (NY), United States

2016

Island States

Tops Gallery, Memphis (TN), United States

2015

If You Leave Can I Come Too?

Hunter East Harlem Gallery, New York City (NY), United States

Winter in America

The School, Kinderhook, New York City (NY), United States

The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth and Sky

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City (NY), United States

2014

The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth and Sky

Museé du quai Branly, Paris, France

The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth and Sky

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City (MO), United States

Mise En Scène

The School, Kinderhook, New York City (NY), United States

Contemporary American Indian Art

Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park (KS), United States

2012

One Must Know The Animals

Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison (WI), United States

2011

Exit Art: Printed Histories, Sixteen Years of Exit Art Portfolios 1995-2011

Exit Art, New York City (NY), United States

America: Now and Here, National Tour

Tale Spinning, Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston (ME), United States

2010

Legal Tender

Martha Otero Gallery, Los Angeles (CA), United States

Postermat

The Hole, New York City (NY), United States

2009

Anthology

Martha Otero Gallery, Los Angeles (CA), United States

2008

The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

31 Grand, New York City (NY), United States

The Old, Weird America: Folk Themes in Contemporary Art

Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston (TX), United States

Collections

Bates College Museum of Art

Lewiston (ME), United States

Denver Art Museum

Denver (CO), United States

Deste Foundation

Athens, Greece

Hood Museum of Art

Hanover (NH), United States

Madison Museum on Contemporary Art

Madison (WI), United States

Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee (WI), United States

Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art

Overland Park (KS), United States

Oppenheimer Collection

Nerman Museum, Overland Park (KS), United States

Phoenix Art Museum

Phoenix (AZ), United States

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

San Francisco (CA), United States

Seattle Art Museum

Seattle (WA), United States

Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary

Vienna, Austria

Trevi Flash Art Museum of Contemporary Art

Trevi, Italy

Weatherspoon Art Museum

Greensboro (NC), United States

Whitney Museum of American Art

New York City (NY), United States