Born 1978, Berkeley, California
Lives and works in Los Angeles

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017
New Portraits, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles

2016
Portraits, Mathew, New York

2015
New Pictures, Six Sampler Works, and Benches, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles
New Pictures, Bench, and Six Sampler Works, Capital, San Francisco

2014
New Camera, Half Gallery, New York, NY
LAXART, Los Angeles
Spring 2011 Wall (Andrew and Max Building The New Rack), Three Benches and Six New Sampler Works, Open Tunings Series, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts

2013
Shipper in Jail / Ads For New Album / Six Sets, UNTITLED, New York

2012
Walls at A Palazzo Gallery, A Palazzo Gallery, Brescia, Italy

2011
Brendan Fowler with Joel Mesler and Carol Cohen (Spring 2011), UNTITLED, New York

2009
Brendan Fowler at Rental (Fall 2009), RENTAL, New York

2008
last Disaster/first BARR, Rivington Arms, New York
untitled, 2nd Cannons, Los Angeles

 


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017
Dépossession, TG, Nottingham, England
Reconstitution, LAXART, Los Angeles, curated by Catherine Taft and Hamza Walker

2016
Wrath Pin Face Binned, Et al., San Francisco, organized by Springsteen, Baltimore
L.A. Exuberance: New Gifts by Artists, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles

2015
Is This That, Greene Exhibitions, Los Angeles, arranged by Lindsay August-Salazar
All the Instruments Agree: An Exhibition or a Concert, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (performance)
Under Heavy Manners, curated by Cali Thornhill DeWitt, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2014
Brendan Fowler & Matthew Chambers, Hezi Cohen Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
Looking Back: The Eighth White Columns Annual – Selected by Pati Hertling, White Columns, New York

2013
New Photography, MoMA, New York
Transforming the Known, Gemeente Museum, Den Haag, Holland
Neo Povera, L & M Arts, Los Angeles
Endless Bummer II/Still Bummin’, Marlborough Cheslea, New York
Flicker, curated by Jan Tumlir, Control Room, Los Angeles
Brendan Fowler, Michelle Grabner, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago

2012
Only Parts of Us Will Ever Touch Parts of Others, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, curated by Timothee Chaillou, Paris, France
Raze; Revert; Repeat, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles
Brendan Fowler, Philip Hanson, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago
Brendan Fowler, Mark Leckey, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago
Business Innovations for Ubiquitous Authorship, presented by Higher Pictures and Artie Vierkant, Higher Pictures, New York
Paul Cowan, Brendan Fowler, Chadwick Rantanen, Dan Rees, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago
Brendan Fowler at The Arts Club, Spring 2012, The Arts Club, London, England

2011
American Exuberance, Rubell Family Collection/Contemporary Arts Foundation, Miami
To Make a Flame: Glen Baldridge, Walead Beshty, Mike Bray, Brendan Fowler, Alex Hubbard, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, Oregon
The Anxiety of Photography, Arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, Texas
My Beautiful Mongo, Thomas Brambilla Contemporary, Bergamo, Italy
Greater LA, New York
The Anxiety of Photography, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado
NOT THE WAY YOU REMEMBERED, Queens Museum of Art, Queens, New York

2010
Psycho Painting, Carlson Gallery, London, England
David Adamo, Heather Cook, Brendan Fowler, Rashid Johnson, Phil Wagner, UNTITLED, New York
(Lean), Nicole Klagsbrun, New York
Peter Saville: Accessories to an Exhibition, Glenn Horowitz, East Hampton, New York

2009
The Generational: Younger than Jesus, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York
Matthew Chambers I Brendan Fowler l Rashid Johnson l Jason Kraus, Rental Gallery, New York
Vaguely Paperly, Kavi Gupta, Chicago
White Noise, James Cohan Gallery, New York
Character Generator, curated by Matthew Lyons, Eleven Rivington, New York
History Keeps Me Awake at Night: A Genealogy of Wojnarowicz, PPOW Gallery, New York

2008
Kamp 48, John Connelly Presents, New York

2006
This Talk We Have, This Talk We Had, This Talk We Have/Have Had, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles
Majority Whip, White Box, New York

2002
Session the Bowl, Deitch Projects, New York

2001
Sunshine, Alleged Gallery, New York

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
2017
Zellen, Jody, “Brendan Fowler,” artillerymag.com, February 1
Wagley, Catherine, “Brendan Fowler at Richard Telles,” contemporaryartreview.la, January 26
Chiaverina, John, “High Key: Brendan Fowler on His Current Show and Projects in the World of Fashion,” artnews.com, January 23
Hendrickson, Bergen N., “Now Viewing: Brendan Fowler,” openingceremony.com,
January 13
“Brendan Fowler at Richard Telles,” Contemporary Art Daily, February 9

2016
“Brendan Fowler at Mathew,” Contemporary Art Daily, April 14
“Wrath Pin Face Binned at Et al.,” Contemporary Art Daily, July 9

2015
Westin, Monika, “Critics’ Picks,” Artforum.com, May 7
“Brendan Fowler at Richard Telles,” Contemporary Art Daily, March 31
“Brendan Fowler at Richard Telles,” Art Writing Daily, March 31
Kim, Christine Y.; Theung, Linda, “Unframed: 2015 AHAN Acquisitions”, lacma.org, July 1

2014
“Brendan Fowler at LAXART,” Contemporary Art Daily, March 22

2013
“Brendan Fowler: Smashing the System,” Musee Magazine, No.7, Vol.1, p29-36
Hanson, Sarah P., “Shooting Stars,” Art + Auction, October, p130
Indrisek, Scott, “The Deconstructionist: Brendan Fowler,” Art + Auction, October, p130, 132
Johnson, Ken, “Images Propelled Beyond Images,” The New York Times, September 13, pC21, C23
Porterfield, Matt, “Top Ten,” Artforum, May, Vol. 51, No. 9, p123
“Brendan Fowler at A Palazzo,” Contemporary Art Daily, January 2

2012
Dawkins, David, “Q&A / Art: Brendan Fowler,” Dazed and Confused
T.D. Neil, Jonathan, “Future Greats: Brendan Fowler,” Art Review, March, p92-93

2011
Ho, Christopher K., “Brendan Fowler with Joe Mesler and Carol Cohen,” Art Review, Summer, p165
The Journal, “Entry 30,” p38-43, Summer
“Brendan Fowler at UNTITLED,” Contemporary Art Daily, March 17
Bollen, Christopher, “Brendan Fowler,” Interview Magazine, December/January, p119

2010
“Brendan Fowler at Rental,” Contemporary Art Daily, August 18

2009
McHugh, Gene, “The Generational: Younger than Jesus,” Artforum, Summer, p325
“Brendan Fowler at Rental,” Contemporary Art Daily, November 7