St. Louis, b.1973

Lisa Sanditz

Lisa Sanditz was born 1973 in St. Louis, MO. In 1994 she studied at the Studio Art Center International in Florence, Italy. In 1995 she received her BA from Macalester College, St. Paul, MN and in 2001 graduated with an MFA from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. In 2005 she was selected by Creative Time and United Technologies to participate in an outdoor mural project where three commissioned artists, also including Alex Katz and Gary Hume, have painted site-specific paintings to be repainted on billboards in lower Manhattan. She is a 2008 Guggenheim Fellowship Recipient and currently lives and works in New York.

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Biography

Lisa Sanditz was born 1973 in St. Louis, MO. In 1994 she studied at the Studio Art Center International in Florence, Italy. In 1995 she received her BA from Macalester College, St. Paul, MN and in 2001 graduated with an MFA from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. In 2005 she was selected by Creative Time and United Technologies to participate in an outdoor mural project where three commissioned artists, also including Alex Katz and Gary Hume, have painted site-specific paintings to be repainted on billboards in lower Manhattan. She is a 2008 Guggenheim Fellowship Recipient and currently lives and works in New York.

Artworks

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Hubby Tubby, 2019

RELATED CATEGORIES

21st Century Art / Acrylic Paint / Acrylic Painting / American Art / Art of the 2010s / Bright Colors / Contemporary American Art / Daily Life Experience / Dense Composition / Domestic Environment / Domestic Scenes / Familiar Images / Family and Friend / New York / Painting / Psychological Approach / Stereotypes / United States / Woman Artists

CURRICULUM VITAE

Education

  • 2001

    M.F.A. Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA

  • 2014

    Surplus, CRG Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2013

    Jack-O, Isolation Room, St.Louis, Mo

Group Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Waking Dream, Freight and Volume Gallery, New York, NY

  • Landmark, curated by Kathy Greenwood, Albany Airport Gallery, Albany, NY

  • Group show, Real Estate Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

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Education

  • 2001

    M.F.A. Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA

  • 2014

    Surplus, CRG Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2013

    Jack-O, Isolation Room, St.Louis, Mo

  • 2010

    Stateside, ACME Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

  • 2009

    Underwear City, Rodolphe Janssen Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

  • 2008

    Sock City, CRG Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2007

    Aurobora Press, San Francisco, CA

  • 2006

    Fly Over, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO

  • The New Frontier, ACME, Los Angeles, CA

  • 2005

    Organized Living, CRG Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2004

    Best Buy, Rodolphe Janssen Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

  • 2003

    Season Tickets, CRG Gallery, New York, NY

  • Two-person Show, juried, P.S. 122, New York, NY

  • 2001

    Onefront Gallery, New York, NY

  • Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

Group Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Waking Dream, Freight and Volume Gallery, New York, NY

  • Landmark, curated by Kathy Greenwood, Albany Airport Gallery, Albany, NY

  • Group show, Real Estate Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

  • 2018

    Spectrum, Thomas Cole House, curated by Kate Menconeri and Kiki Smith

  • Oscillation, curated by Dan Cameron, A project of Prospect New Orleans, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA

  • Two-person show, Bushel Collective, Delhi, NY

  • 2017

    Psychonautics, CES Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

  • Group show, ACME Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

  • Post-election, September Gallery, Hudson, NY

  • 2016

    Representing Rainbows, Gerald Peters Gallery, New York, NY,

  • Plot Points, Honey Ramka Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

  • Faculty Show, Bard Studio Arts Program, Bard College, Annandale-on Hudson, NY

  • Convene, Four person exhibition curated by Bruce Hartman, The Nerman Museum, Kansas City, KS

  • Group Show, Arthur Rogers Gallery, curated by Jim Richard, New Orleans, LA

  • 2015

    The Moment. The Persona. The Backdrop, Girls Club Foundation, Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • World Without End, Group Show, Brian Morris Gallery, New York, NY and Silvermine, Norwalk, CT

  • Embodied Place, Sierra Nevada College, CA

  • Plant People, Galveston Artist Residency Gallery, Galveston, TX

  • Transmitter Gallery, Bushwick, NY

  • The Guston Effect, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, MA

  • Influence, Woodstock Artist’s Guild, Woodstock, NY, curated by Oliver Wasow

  • 2014

    Two-Person show, Duet Gallery, St. Louis, MO

  • 20 Years at ACME, ACME Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

  • Now-ism, Abstraction Today, The Pizutti Collection, Columbus, OH

  • Tossed, Jeff Bailey gallery, Hudson, NY, curated by Jennifer Coates and Rachel Schmidhofer

  • This One’s Optimistic, New Britain Museum of Art, New Britain, CT, curated by Cary Smith

  • Alumni show, Pratt Steuben Gallery, Brooklyn, NY curated by Honey Ramka

  • Awkward Phase, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Jeremy Willis

  • 2013

    Paradox Maintenance Technicians- compiled by Max Presneill and Jason Ramos, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

  • In Unison, Get This! Gallery, Atlanta, GA, curated by William Downs

  • Land Ho, Virginia Commonwealth University Department of Painting and Printmaking Gallery, VCU, Richmond, VA

  • Second Nature, Ecotopia, curated by Amanda Cachia, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

  • It’s the End of the World as I know it (and I Feel Fine), curated by Amy Lipton, Ramapo College Art Galleries, Ramapo College, NJ

  • 2012

    The Weatherspoon Biennial, Art on Paper 2012: The 42nd Exhibition, curated by Xandra Eden and a committee of artists, The Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC

  • Ecotopia, curated by Amanda Cachia, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

  • 2011

    Creating the New Century, Contemporary Art from The Dicke Collection, Fort Collins, Museum of Art, Fort Collins, CO

  • Rules of Engagement, Alan-Nederpelt Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

  • Printer’s Proof, Bertrand Delacroix Gallery, New York, NY

  • Creating the New Century: Contemporary Art from the Dicke Collection, Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH

  • Open Day Book, LACE Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

  • 2010

    Inaugural Show, CRG Gallery, New York, NY

  • Big Picture, Priska Juschka Gallery, New York, NY

  • Skeptical Landscape, Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

  • Fresh Paint, Rockland Center for The Arts, West Nyack, NY

  • Academy of Arts and Letters, Annual Invitational, New York, NY

  • The Language of Flowers, CRG Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2009

    Nine Walls, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, curated by Isaac Mizrahi

  • 15 Years, Acme Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

  • Fresh Paint, ROCA, Rockland County, New York

  • 2008

    Grounds for Progress, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on Hudson, NY, curated by Lauren Wolk

  • Facture and Fidelity, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, curated by Christopher Bedford

  • Beware of the Wolf II, American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy, curated by Lorenzo Benedetti and Lexi Eberspacher

  • American Soil, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Leawood, KS, curated by Bruce Hartman

  • Sheldon Survey: An Invitational, Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE

  • It’s Gouache and Gouache Only, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA, and Jeff Bailey and Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Geoffrey Young

  • 2007

    Future Tense, Neuberger Gallery, Purchase College, Purchase, NY

  • Tugboat, ACME, Los Angeles, CA

  • Endangered Wasteland, CRG Gallery, New York, NY

  • Dibujos, Galeria Fenando Zubillaga, Caracas, Venezuela

  • Hot Off the Press, Grolier Club, New York, NY, Curated by Janice Oresman

  • More is More: Maximalist Tendencies in Recent American Painting, Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, FL, curated by Tatiana Flores

  • Pretty Little Things, Gallery Ocho, Santa Barbara, CA

  • Americana, Gallery Ocho, Santa Barbara, CA

  • Somewhere over the rainbow..., Galleria Glance, Turin, ITALY

  • New Prints 2007, IPCNY, New York, NY

  • Future 86, Liberty, NY, curated by Suzanne Wright

  • 2006

    Ridykeulous, Participant Inc, New York, NY, curated by A.L. Steiner and Nicole Eisenman,

  • Landscape Confection, Orange County Museum of Art, Orange County, CA, curated by Helen Molesworth

  • Emotional Landscape, BRIC’s Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Paul Laster and Renee Riccardo

  • The Next Doing, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA

  • Hot Off The Press, The Grolier Club, NY

  • 2005

    New Prints 2005/Autumn, International Print Center New York, New York, NY, juried

  • Landscape Confection, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH, curated by Helen Molesworth, catalogue

  • No Man’s Land, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

  • This is not an Archive, This must Be the Place, Bard College Curatorial Studies, Annandale-On-Hudson, NY

Grants & Awards

  • 2015

    Anonymous Was A Woman, Grant Recipient

  • Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont, Artist-in-Residence

  • Girls Club Collective, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Visiting Artist

  • 2014

    Prensky Island Press, Sam Fox School of Art, Washington University, St.Louis, MO, visiting artist and lecturer

  • 2010

    San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, Winifred Johnson Clive Fellow

  • 2008

    J ohn Simon Guggenheim Fellowship recipient

  • 2007

    Aurobora Press, San Fransisco, CA, visiting artist and residency

  • 2005

    Selected by Creativetime and United Technologies to participate in an outdoor mural project where three commissioned artists, also including Alex Katz and Gary Hume, painted site specific paintings to be repainted on billboards in lower Manhattan

Collections

  • Smithsonian Museum of Art, Washington, DC

  • St. Louis Art Museum

  • West Collection, Oaks, PA

  • Progressive, OH

  • Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art at Johnson County Community College, Leawood, KS

  • Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH

  • The Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

  • Herbert Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

  • Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA

  • The Dallas Museum Of Art, Dallas, TX

Lectures/Talks

  • 2018

    Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, Visiting Assistant Professor of Studio Arts, 2008-2018

  • 2017

    Otis College of Art and Design, visiting artist

  • Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA, visiting artist

  • SUNY Purchase, Purchase, NY, visiting artist

  • 2016

    University of Arizona, Visiting Artist and Scholars Lecture Series

  • 2014

    Iowa State, Iowa City, IA, Visiting artist

  • 2013

    Purchase MFA Colloquium, SUNY Purchase, Purchase, NY, guest lecturer

  • University Texas, Austin, TX, Visiting Artist

  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, visiting artist

  • Hunter College, New York, NY, visiting Artist

  • 2012

    Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, visiting artist

  • 2011

    Carnegie Mellon, Pittsburgh, PA, visiting Artist

  • 2010

    University of Wisconsin at Madison, Madison, WI, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • St.Louis, Art Museum, St. Louis, MO, Visiting Artist Lecturer, Tour program

  • 2009

    Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • The Art Institute of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • 2008

    Michigan State, East Lansing, MI , Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • Rhode Island School of Design, study abroad program, Rome, Italy, Visiting Artist

  • Cooper Union, New York, NY, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • 2007

    The University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • 2006

    Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • Royal University of Art, Stockholm, Sweden, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • Kemper Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • California College of Art, San Francisco, CA, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • Cal Arts, Los Angeles, CA, Visiting Artist

  • 2005

    Mass Art, Boston, MA, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • 2004

    Eastern Tennessee State, Johnson City, TN, Visiting Artist

  • Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, Visiting Artist Lecturer

  • 2003

    Brigham Young, University, Provo, UT, Visiting Artist Lecturer

Bibliography

  • 2019

    Landscape anthology, Phaidon

  • 2018

    “Thomas Cole Site to Open Contemporary Exhibition,” SpectrumArtfix Daily

  • 2017

    Lisa Sanditz by Kanishka Raja, BOMB Magazine, Issue #141, October 1, 2017

  • Gerwin, Daniel, “Landscape Art That Depicts More Than Nature,” Hyperallergic, April 5, 2017

  • 2016

    Hawley, Anthony, “Future Fossil Other Vessel, Exhibition Review,” Convene, Nerman Museum of Contempora y Art, Overland Park, Kansas, Brooklyn Rail, June 3, 2016

  • Kirsch, Elizabeth, “Ceramic Art gets its due in Kansas City, home of the 50th NCECA Conference,” Kansas City, Star, March 13, 2016

  • Frank, Micaela, “Exhibition Pick: Jim Richard and Friends,” pelicanbomb.com, April 19, 2016

  • Bookhardt, Eric, “Review, Darn That Dream at Arthur Roger Gallery, Gambit, bestofneworleans.com, March 21, 2016

  • 2015

    Heffernan, Julie, “Bonnard’s Other Avant Garde”, ArtPulse, no. 24, Vol 7, 2015

  • Huete, Betsy, “Plant People,” Glasstire online Magazine, review, Plant People, Group Show, Galveston Artist Residency, Galveston, Texas, April 2, 2015

  • Reidl, Amy, “Matthew Isaacson and Lisa Sanditz”, Duet Gallery, All the Art, St. Louis, MO, April, 2015

  • Rong Zhou, Kathy, “Review, Pure Paint for Now People @ Weber State,” Slug Magazine, March 8, 2015

  • 2014

    Saltz, Jerry, “Picks,” New York Magazine, pull-out Art Guide, February, 2014

  • Garrett, Ashley, “Ashley Garrett with Lisa Sanditz,” Painting is Dead, online magazine, November 20th, 2014

  • Johnson, Grant, “Picks,” Art Forum Online, March, 2014

  • Mahany, Alexander, “10 Cool New Trends in Contemporary Ceramic Art,” ArtNews, June 6, 2014

  • Gunhouse, Carl, review, Searching for The Light Blog, March 15, 2014

  • “Artist Cary Smith curates an exhibition featuring 40 Leading Contemporary Artists,” review of show at New Britain Museum of Art, ArtDaily.org, June, 2014

  • Cachia, Amanda, Second Nature, Ecotopia, Ontario, Canada, Catalogue, 2014

  • Painters on Painting, Lisa Sanditz on Antonello da Messina, April 13, 2014, blog

  • 2013

    Gleisner, Jacquelyn, “New Kids on The Block: Far Out with Lisa Sanditz,” art21blog, March 11, 2013

  • 2011

    Gorky’s Grandaughter, blog

  • F+V, Issue 4, curated by Kristin Schiele

  • 2010

    Indrisek, Scott, “Big Picture,” Modern Painters, October, 2010

  • “Big Picture,”Beautiful Decay, online, posted by Bill, July 12th, 2010

  • “Emigres- Fifteen St. Louisans who—common wisdom be damned—broke into the NYC art world,” St. Louis Magazine, September 2010

  • “Spotlight: Lisa Sanditz,” New American Paintings, volume 87, Open Studios Press, Boston, MA, 2010

  • Fitterman, Rob, editor, The Collective Task, Patrick Lovelace Editions, von Arbin Ahlander, Astri , Interview, The Days of Yore, website, posted, July 2010

  • Bard Papers, Bard College, 2010

  • 2009

    Smith, Roberta, “Summer Pictures, “New York Times, August 6, 2009

  • AFC, “Jerry Saltz Lists 33 Notable Artists Emerging after 1999, Art Fag City, April 22, 2009

  • Laster, Paul, “Summer Pictures, “TimeOut New York, August 13, 2009

  • Arts Listing, New Yorker, August 19-25, 2009

  • Gartman, Lisa, “Five Minutes with Isaac Mizrahi, Gallerista,” W Magazine, July 30th, 2009

  • Isaac Mizrahi Curates Show at Julie Saul Gallery, VIV Mag, July 24, 2009

  • Singer, Maya, “Isaac Mizrahi, Curator,” Style.com, July 8, 2009

  • Gilbert, Alan, review, Modern Painters, February 1, 2009

  • 2008

    SockCity, catalogue with essays by Jonathan Franzen and Barbara Pollock, published by CRG Gallery, 2008

  • Smith, Roberta, “Lisa Sanditz: Sock City,” New York Times, Nov 28, 2008

  • Carlin, T.J., Lisa Sanditz, "Sock City", Time Out New York / Issue 686: Nov 20–26, 2008

  • Lisa Sanditz, Goings On About Town, The New Yorker, Nov 24, 2008

  • Smith, Roberta, Chelsea: Art Chockablock With Encyclopedic Range, New York Times, Nov 13, 2008

  • Guha, Rohin, “New York Art Roundup: Life After Frieze,” Black Book, October 27, 2008

  • New American Paintings, volume 74, Open Studios Press, Boston, MA

  • Time Out New York, “Medium Cool,” picks and listing, October, 22-29 issue

  • “In Love with Landscapes,” Macalester Today, St.Paul, MN, Summer, 2008

  • 2007

    Lubow, Arthur, “37 Under 36, America’s Young innovators, In the Arts and Sciences,” Smithsonian Magazine, October, 2007

  • Bedford, Christopher, “Picks, Art Forum Online, September, 2007

  • Pulimood, Steve, in Conversation with Lisa Sanditz, Saatchi Gallery Blog, December 18, 2007

  • Thorsen, Alice, “Nerman’s ‘American Soil’ paints bold statements.., “Kansas City Star, Nov. 17, 2007

  • Thorsen, Alice, “Nerman Museum Opens to the Public Saturday,” Kansas City Star, Oct 24, 2007

  • Sheets, Hilarie M., “Strip Malls in Paradise,” ARTnews, April 2007

  • Pepe, Sheila, “Into the Wild,” Gay City News, March 28, 2007

  • “Imploding the Boardwalk,” use of image, November 2007

  • 2006

    Knight, Christopher, “Adventurers enticed by the landscape,” Reviews, Los Angeles Times, Feb. 28, 2006

  • Bloom, Julie, “Portraits of the Artists, “Photography by Nick Waplington, Jane, December 2006 / January 2007

  • Beil, Kimberly, "Lisa Sanditz: The New Frontier,” artkrush, November 2006

  • Myers, Holly, "Casinos and myth of the frontier,” LA Times, November 10, 2006

  • Thorsen, Alice, "Centering On The Middle,” Kansas City Star, Oct 22, 2006

  • GKH, Visual Arts, flavorpill.com, March 28, 2006

  • 2005

    New Yorker, Goings On About Town Listing, October 31, 2005

  • Project: Lisa Sanditz, Yard Magazine, pp 32, Oct 2005

  • "Sanditz, Oh, She’s A Keeper Alright!” Art Fag City, Oct 24, 2005

  • Schmerler, Sarah, Art|Reviews, TimeOut NY, Oct 20-26, 2005

  • Saltz, Jerry, “UPS AND DOWNS,” Artnet.com, Sep. 26, 2005

  • Brakewood, John Peter, "Paysages Divers," Art Actuel, issue #37, March-April, page 75

  • "Living Large,” New York Sun, September 9, 2005

  • "Art for Parenthood’s Sake,” St. Louis Post Dispatch, September 9, 2005

  • Pagel, David, "America’s Status: That falling feeling,” Los Angeles Times, August 26, 2005

  • Kennedy, Randy, “Painting for a Gallery of Busy City Streets Below,” The New York Times, Section E, Page 27, August 19, 2005

  • Kennedy, Randy, ‘Arts, Briefly,’ The New York Times, August, 2005

  • Johnson, Patricia, “Re-creating our world — then, now: The MFAH and CAM feature exhibits that showcase landscapes from yesterday and today,” Houston Chronicle, August 1, 2005

  • Wilson, Beth, “Being There,” Chronogram, Red Hook, NY, Spring, 2005

  • Landscape Confection, US Museum Exhibitions Listings, Art Forum, Fall 2005

  • Landscape Confection, Wexner Center for the Arts, Ohio State University with essay by Sherri Geldin, Helen Molesworth, distributed by DAP, 2005

  • Israel, Nico, “Candyland: A new show uncovers the fun side of a serious genre,” Vogue, March, 2005, p. 4

  • 2004

    New American Paintings 2004, p. 122-125, Open Studios Press, Boston, MA

  • 2003

    Montreuil, Gregory, "Lisa Sanditz, CRG Gallery," Flash Art, Vol. XXXVI, No. 231, p.68

  • Smith, Roberta, Lisa Sanditz, ‘Season Tickets,’ The New York Times, E33

  • MacGowan, Carl, "Turning Wall Into Art At Queens Museum," Newsday, Jan. 12

  • 2001

    "New American Paintings, M.F.A., 2001," Open Studios Press, Boston ,MA