Lives and works in New York City.


Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, BA


Things We Said Today, Tufts University Art Galleries at SMFA, Boston

Everything is Perfect in All Ways, Van Horn Gallery, Düsseldorf
Nicolas Krupp Contemporary Art, Basel, Switzerland

New Paintings and Books, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles
New Paintings and Sculptures, Rachel Uffner, New York
Greengrassi, London

Joanne Greenbaum & Polly Apfelbaum, Halsey Mckay Gallery, East Hampton, New York
Joanne Greenbaum / Jean-Baptiste Bernadet, Michael Jon Gallery, Miami

Texas Gallery, Houston
Galerie Crone, Berlin, Germany
Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York

Greengrassi, London, England
Polychrome Fiction, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, Kansas
Sidewalk Prison, Van Horn, Düsseldorf, Germany
Crone Gallery, Berlin, Germany

Nicolas Krupp, Basel, Switzerland
Joanne Greenbaum, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago

1612, D’Amelio Terras, New York

Dirt Bag, CCA Andratx, Majorca, Spain
Drawings, Rupert Goldsworthy, Berlin, Germany
Random Returns, Schürmann Collection Berlin-Mitte, Berlin, Germany

Hollywood Squares, D’Amelio Terras, New York
Galerie Nicolas Krupp, Basel, Switzerland
Greengrassi, London, England, (with Mary Heilmann)
D’Amelio Terras, New York

Greengrassi, London, England

D’Amelio Terras, New York

D’Amelio Terras, New York

Arena Gallery, New York


Bound by Paper – Books, LMAK Gallery, New York, NY
Man Alive, curated by Wendy White, Joblonka Maruani Mercier Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
The State of New York Painting: Works of Intimate Scale by 26 Colorists, Kingsborough Community College, Brooklyn, NY
Intelligent Touch, Whatspace Gallery, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Painting is Dead – Long Live Painting, CCA Andratx, Andratx Illes Balears, Spain
We Might Not Have a Planet Left Soon, Galeria Kornfeld, Berlin, Germany
Works from the Collection of Francie Bishop Good & David Horvitz, Girls’ Club / Miami Dade College, Martin & Pat Fine Center for the Arts, Miami, Florida

Strange Abstraction, Fredericks and Freiser, New York, NY
All Right, Redling Fine Art, Los Angeles
Representing Rainbows, Gerald Peters Gallery, New York, NY
Bravin Lee, New York, NY
Gallery Artist Group Show, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY
Drawing, Kerry Schuss Gallery, New York, NY
Fort Greene, curated by Adrianne Rubenstein, Venus Over Los Angeles, Los Angeles
Going Public: The Napoleone Collection, Museums Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
Be abstract, L’oiseau présente, Berlin, Germant
Vessels, Blackston Gallery, New York, NY
Z-ing, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles
The Painter of Modern Life, curated by Bob Nickas, Anton Kern Gallery, New York
Group Show, Greenwich House Pottery, New York
Pure Paint for Now People, Shaw Gallery, Weber State University, Ogden, Utah
A Drawing Show, Nicolas Krupp, Basel, Switzerland
One Foot on the Ground, Jame Harris Gallery, Seattle, curated by Alexander Kroll

East Side to West Side, The Flag Art Foundation, New York
Shakti, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy
American Academy of Arts and Letters Invitational, New York

Snail Salon, curated by Adrianne Rubenstein, Regina Rex, Brooklyn, New York
A Pinch of Saffron, a Dash of Vermouth, Dodge Gallery, New York
Jennifer Steinkamp / Joanne Greenbaum, greengrassi, London, England
Lines and Spaces, curated by John Yau, University of Hartford Joseloff Gallery, Hartford, Connecticut
Solid Pull, TSA, Brooklyn, New York
Jew York, Zach Feuer, New York
WORK, organized by Sara Greenberger Rafferty, Klaus Von Nichtssagend Gallery, New York
Joanne Greenbaum, Katarina Gross, Chris Martin, The Journal Gallery, New York
Extreme Drawing, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut
Human Drama, curated by Denise Kupferschmidt, Halsey Mckay Gallery, East Hampton, New York
Swing State, curated by Jane Kim, New York

Juwelen im Rheingold, Kunsthalle Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
SIMPATICO, Boston University Art Gallery at the Stone Gallery, Boston
The Excluded Middle, curated by Jamillah James, Nudashank, Baltimore
UP DO, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York
Mythografia, Bull and Ram Gallery, New York
Broken/Window/Plane, curated by John Yau, Tracey Williams, New York
Tops, President Clinton Projects, curated by Sun You, Brooklyn, New York
Special Blend, curated by Chris Martin and Tamara Gonzales, Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again, Horton Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Magic Hand!, Art Blog Art Blog, New York, NY; curated by Joshua Abelow
The Acquisition Selection 2011, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago
Affinities: Painting in Abstraction, D’Amelio Terras, New York; curated by Kate McNamara
New Prints 2011/Summer, International Print Center of New York, New York
A Painting Show, Harris Leiberman, New York
Cries and Whispers, Sam Lee Gallery, Los Angeles; curated by Paul Evans
Vollendet das ewige Werk, Sammlung Rheingold at Schloss Dyck, Jüchen, Germany

Drawing, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago
The Jewel Thief, The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs,
New York
Emerging Images: The Creative Process in Prints, International Print Center New York, New York
complete concrete, Haus Konstrukiv, Zurich, Switzerland
Lush Life – Whistle, Sue Scott Gallery, New York, curated by Omar Lopez-Chahoud and Franklin Evans
40, Texas Gallery, Houston
Compilation, Bernhard Knaus Fine Art, Frankfurt, Germany

Das Gespinst, Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, Germany
Flugversuch mit Spurenkammer, Galerie Kienzle & Gmeiner, Berlin, Germany
Rupert Goldsworthy Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Women in Print, Susan Sheehan Gallery, New York

Project For a New American Century, Rose Art Museum of Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts
Under the Influence, Girl’s Club, Miami
New York Group Show, Seiler + Mosseri-Marlio Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland
Gray, Dinter Fine Art, New York
Scala Paradisi, Schuermann-berlin, Berlin, Germany
Object Salon, Honey Space, New York
Abstract America: New Paintings from the U.S., The Saatchi Gallery, London, England

YÄQ, /La Planta, Guadalajara, Mexico, curated by Michel Blancsube
abstract 2.0, FILIALE, Berlin, Deutschland / Germany
The Painting Show: Slipping Abstraction, Mead Gallery, Arts Centre, Warwick, England
Hot off the Press: Prints of 2006 from New York Printshops, The Grolier Club, New York
Automatons, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles
Ashtray – Joanne Greenbaum, Ray Hamilton, Matthew Higgs and ashtrays, KS Art, New York
Stuff: International Contemporary Art from the Collection of Burt Aaron, Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit
The Triumph of Painting, The Saatchi Gallery, London, England
Poets on Painters, Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, Kansas
Painting as Fact, Fact as Fiction, de Pury & Luxembourg, Zurich, Switzerland, curated by Bob Nickas
We Are Near, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, curated by Eddie Martinez

Two Friends and So On, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York
Drawing from the Wrong Side of the Brain, Haim Chanin Fine Arts, New York
Space Between the Spokes, KS Art, New York

The Painted World, PS1/MOMA, New York, curated by Bob Nickas
Mud, Dinter Fine Art, New York
Glimpse, Mixed Greens, New York
In Deep Water, Dinter Fine Art, New York
The Generals Jamboree, Guild and Greyshkul, New York
One Armed Bandit, D’Amelio Terras, New York

New Prints, Winter 2004, International Print Center, New York
Architecture Untethered, Numark Gallery, Washington D.C.
Curious Crystals of Unusual Purity, PS1/MOMA, New York, curated by Bob Nickas
Abstraction with a Twist, Elga Wimmer, New York
Dessins et des Autres, Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brussels, Belgium
Colored Pencil, K.S. Art, New York
Dessins et des Autres, Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris, France

Stay Positive, Marella Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
Skowhegan Faculty show, Institute of Contemporary Art, Maine College of Art, Portland, Maine
Signs, Lines and Codes, Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris, France
Ballpoint Inklings, K.S. Art, New York
Crossings: Artists and Curatorial Practice, Artists Alliance, Inc. New York, curated by Anne Ellegood
New Prints Winter, 2003, International Print Center, New York

Keine Kleingkeit (Not Really Small), Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland (catalogue)

Ball Point Inklings, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, Massachusetts

Points, Lines, Planes, Les Filles du Calvaire, Brussels, Belgium (catalogue)
Bad Touch, Lump Gallery Projects, Raleigh, North Carolina
Studio International, Paintings from the Ophiuchus Collection, The Hydra Workshop, Hydra, Greece
Warped: Painting and the Feminine, Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham, England (catalogue)
Mapping, Territory, Connections, Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris, France
Points, Lines, Planes, Les Filles du Calvaire, Paris, France  (catalogue)
Painting Function, Spaces Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio, curated by Saul Ostrow
Joanne Greenbaum, Charlene von Heyl, Amy Sillman, James Van Damme Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
Examining Pictures, Armand Hammer Museum, UCLA, Los Angeles, curated by
Francesco Bonami and Judith Nesbitt

Examining Pictures, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, curated by Francesco Bonami and Judith Nesbitt
Nacht Bild (After Image), Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland, curated by Peter Packesch
Examining Pictures, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, England, curated by Francesco Bonami and
Judith Nesbitt

Current Undercurrent, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York
Painting Now and Forever, Part 1, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Exploiting the Abstract, Feigen Contemporary, New York

Explosion in a Tool Factory, Hovel, New York
Un Oeil Americain, Galerie le Carre, Lilles, France

Wacko, The Workspace Gallery, New York
Other Rooms, Ronald Feldman Gallery, New York
Natural, Arena Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
Jane Fine, Joanne Greenbaum, John Paul Philippe, Arena Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
Pleasant Pebble, The Workspace Gallery, New York

New York Abstract Painting, Salvatore Ala Gallery, New York

Vibology, White Columns, New York, curated by Bill Arning


Yau, John, Hyperallergic, “Joanne Greenbaum’s Amazing Parties,” June 19
Lebowitz, Cathy, Art in America, “Exhibitions: The Lookout,” June 9
But, Phong, The Brooklyn Rail, “Joanne Greenbaum with Phong Bui,” June 3
Smith, Roberta, The New York Times, “Art In Review,” June 2
Forrest, Nicholas, Blouin Artinfo, “Sheffield to Showcase Napoleone Collection of Female Artists,” July 8
Hedges, Frances, Harper’s Bazaar UK, “What to Book: ‘Going Public – The Napoleone Collection,” July 7
Civre, Carol, Artnet News, “Valeria Napoleone’s Women-Focused Collection on View for the First Time”, July 7
Hedges, Frances, Town and Country,  “What to Book: ‘Going Public – The Napoleone Collection,” July 7
Greenwich House Pottery, Ceramics Now, 2016
Golden, Dan, Curator, “Joanne Greenbaum,” May 17, 2016
Ollman, Leah, Los Angeles Times, “Female sculptors, full of humor and verve, prove to be way more than ‘All Right,”’ April 23, 2016

Johnson, Ken and Pete Wells. The New York Times, “A Critic’s Guide to the Best of the Lower East Side,” April 3, p. C32
Schjeldahl, Peter. The New Yorker, Goings on About Town, Joanne Greenbaum, 4/7/14
Sherman, Sam., “Critics’ Picks, Joanne Greenbaum at Rachel Uffner Gallery,” April
Zevitas, Steven, New American Paintings Blog, “Must See Painting Shows: April,” 4/2/14

Ceramics Art & Perception, Review by Adam Welch, No.94, 2013
Whitehot Magazine of Contemporary Art, Critics Pick, Best of 2013
Nothing Major, Interview, September 17, 2013
Contemporary Art Daily, 26 February 2013
BOMB magazine, Interview with Jeremy Sigler, Issue 124/Summer 2013

Yau, John, Hyperallergic, July 1, 2012
Fitzgerald, Ali, Art 21 Blog, September 6, 2012
David Rhodes, Artforum Critic’s Pick, 1 October 2012

Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Complete Concrete, Hatje Cantz.
Yau, John, The Brooklyn Rail, “1612” November 2011
Fee, Brian, New American Paintings Blog, “Celebrating With Joanne Greenbaum,”  November 10, 2011
DeJong, Caleb, Thoughts That Cure Radically, October 24, 2011
1612, Catalogue with interview by curator Marshall N. Price

Greenbaum, Joanne, Random Returns (self-published)

Smith, Roberta, The New York Times, “Art in Review”, September 18
Carlin, T.J. Time Out New York, Studio Visit, September 9, page 46
The New Yorker, Goings on About Town, Joanne Greenbaum, 9/28/09
Nickas, Bob, Painting Abstraction, Phaidon Press, 2009
Maine, Stephen, Art in America, November
Saatchi Gallery, London, Abstract America

Strauss, Dorthea and Suzanne Titz, Joanne Greenbaum: Painting, Hatje Cantz
Meister, Helga, Kunstforum International, 7-8/08
Wernebur, Brigitte, Monopol, “Museum Previews,” No 3/08, pg. 97

Rexer, Lyle, Parkett No. 80, “Infant Paradise,” pgs. 6-14

2006, “Critics Picks, Joanne Greenbaum at Shane Campbell,Chicago,” June
The New Yorker, “Goings on About Town,” Dec. 11
Art on Paper, Exhibition Reviews, “Drawing on the Wrong Side of the Brain,” pgs. 91, 92
Smith, Roberta, The New York Times, “Critics Notebook,” July 28, 2006

The New York Times, Review of Mud, Dinter Fine Art, September 23
Krupp, Nicolas, Basler Zeitung, Versch®obene Architektur, “Joanne Greenbaum,” May 21
The New York Times, “Review of One Armed Bandit,” D’Amelio Terras Gallery, January 21

Art on Paper, “New Prints Review,” November/December 2004
Grabner, Michelle, Flash Art, “Joanne Greenbaum at Boom,” July/September pgs. 116-117
Church, Amanda, Art on Paper, “Colored Pencil,” July/August, 2004, pg. 52
Fyfe, Joe, Art on Paper, January/February 2004

Dannatt, Adrian, The Art Newspaper, No. 140 October 2003, “Critics Picks,” October 2003
Art on Paper, “Working Proof: Print Reviews,” March 2003, pg. 61

Vitamin P, Phaidon Press, Fall 2002
Utter, Douglas Max, New Art Examiner, “Review of Accumulations,” March 2002
Rexer, Lyle, Art in America, “Joanne Greenbaum at D’Amelio Terras,” Jan. 2002 pgs. 106-107


Zoo Magazine, Issue 10, Artists Interview, pg. 279
Johnson, Ken, The New York Times, “Joanne Greenbaum at D’Amelio Terras,” April  20, 2001
New York Magazine, “Construction Sites,” April 23, 2001
Village Voice, “Joanne Greenbaum at D’Amelio Terras,” April 17, 2001
The Art Newspaper, “Adrian Dannatt’s Guide to New York Contemporary Galleries,” April 2001

The New York Times, Lori Taschler, Jeanne Tremel, Angela Wyman, May 12, E36
Curiger, Bice, Fresh Cream: Contemporary Art in Culture, Phaidon Press
Heilmann, Mary, BOMB Magazine, “Joanne Greenbaum,” Spring 2000, pgs. 103-105
Vivre Libre ou Mourir, “Les Presses du Reel,” pgs. 124-125

Nickas, Bob, Tema Celeste, “Le Persone Fanno Quadri per Provare Che Esistono,” April pgs. 66-73
New Art Examiner, “Joanne Greenbaum at D’Amelio Terras,” March pg. 58

Cotter, Holland, The New York Times, “Art in Review, Joanne Greenbaum at D’Amelio Terras,” Dec. 4, E36

Schaffner, Ingrid, Artforum, Joanne Greenbaum at D’Amelio Terras, November, pgs.  116-117
Smith, Roberta, The New York Times, “Art in Review, Joanne Greenbaum at D’Amelio Terras,” Mar. 14
Nahas, Dominique, Review, “Joanne Greenbaum at D’Amelio Terras,” Mar. 1


Gwendolyn Knight Lawrence Award, Academy of Arts and Letters, New York

The Norbert Prangenberg Artist in Residence, Rutgers University, New Jersey

Master Artist in Residence, Atlantic Center for the Arts

Artist in Residence, CCA Andratx Art Center, Andratx Mallorca, Spain

Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant

Artist in Residence, The Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas

Artist in Residence, Greenwich House Pottery, New York

The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc. Grant
Finalist/First Alternate, The Richard C. Diebenkorn Teaching
Fellowship, San Francisco Art Institute

Michael and Nina Sundell Residency for a Visual Artist, Yaddo
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Faculty/Resident Artist
Rockefeller Foundation, Bellagio Study and Conference Center, Bellagio, Italy

Special Editions Fellow, Lower East Side Printshop, New York
Artists Residency, Yaddo
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Grant

New York State Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) Fellowship in Painting


Tyler School of Art, Visiting Professor

University of California, Davis, Visiting Artist

Maryland Institute College of Art, Graduate School, Visiting Artist

Cooper Union, Visiting Professor
Guest Artist, N/W Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz, Basel, Switzerland

Rutgers, The State University, Lecturer

Virginia Commonwealth University, Visiting/Associate Professor
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Visiting Artist

American University, Washington DC, Visiting Critic
San Francisco Art Institute, Painting Intensive Faculty

Art Institute of Chicago, Visiting Critic
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, Visiting Artist

Rhode Island School of Design, Painting Faculty
University of Illinois at Champagne/Urbana, Visiting Critic
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Faculty and Resident Artist
Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA, Guest Artist

Maine College of Art, Graduate Advisor
Hofstra University, Adjunct Faculty, Painting and Drawing
Art Institute of Chicago, Guest Artist

School of Visual Arts, New York, Adjunct Faculty

Maryland Institute College of Art, Graduate School, Guest Artist
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York, Guest Artist



Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University

Museum Abteiberg, Monchengladbach, Germany

Haus Konstruktiv Museum, Zurich, Switzerland

Brandeis Rose Art Museum

CCA Andratx, Mallorca Spain

Ross Art Collection, Michigan