<b>Bayreuth</b>, 2010 Image
Bayreuth, 2010
<b>Mind Breath Drawings (4)</b>, 2010 Image
Mind Breath Drawings (4), 2010
<b>Mind Breath Drawings (6)</b>, 2010 Image
Mind Breath Drawings (6), 2010
<b>Mind Breath Drawings (7)</b>, 2010 Image
Mind Breath Drawings (7), 2010
<b>Mind Breath Drawings (12)</b>, 2010 Image
Mind Breath Drawings (12), 2010
<b>Mind Breath Drawings (17)</b>, 2010 Image
Mind Breath Drawings (17), 2010
<b>Mind Breath Drawings (21)</b>, 2010 Image
Mind Breath Drawings (21), 2010

Julie Mehretu

(b. 1970, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Lives and works in New York City.)

Julie Mehretu studied at Kalamazoo College in Michigan (BA, 1992) and at the Université Cheikh Anta Diop in Dakar, Senegal (1990–91). She received an MFA in painting and printmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design in 1997. She has received numerous awards including the The MacArthur Award (2005), The American Art Award granted by The Whitney Museum of American Art (2005), the 2002 Penny McCall Award, The Rhode Island School of Design Alumni Council Artistic Achievement Award, RI (2006), and the Berlin Prize: Guna S. Mundheim Fellowship at The American Academy in Berlin, Germany (2007). She has participated in numerous international exhibitions and biennials including Documenta 13 (2012), the New Orleans Biennale (2008), the 15th Biennale of Sydney (2006) and the Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art (2004). She has had solo exhibitions at such institutions as the Guggenheim Museum, New York (2010), the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, Spain (2006), and the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis (2003).

RECENT SOLO SHOWS

2013
Julie Mehretu: Liminal Squared, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
Julie Mehretu: Mind Breath and Beat DrawingsMarian Goodman Gallery, Paris
2012
Excavations: The Prints of Julie Mehretu, The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, New York
2011
Excavations: The Prints of Julie Mehretu, Davison Art Center, Middletown
2010
Julie Mehretu: Notations After the Ring, The Arnold and Marie Schwartz Gallery Met, Metropolitan Opera House, Lincoln Center, New York
Julie Mehretu: Grey Area, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
Excavations: The Prints of Julie Mehretu, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca
2009
Julie Mehretu: Grey Area, Deutsche Guggenheim Museum, Berlin; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
2008
Julie Mehretu: New Drawings, Kresge Museum of Art, East Lansing
2007
Julie Mehretu: City Sitings, The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit
Julie Mehretu: Black City, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark

RECENT GROUP SHOWS

2013
Turbulences II, Villa Empain, Boghossian Foundation, Brussels, Belgium
2012
Documenta (13), Kassel, Germany
The Painting Factory, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
2011
Inside the Painter’s Studio, Paine Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
In Praise of Doubt, Punta della Dogana, Venice, Italy
2010
Picasso to Julie Mehretu: Modern Drawing in the Collection of the British Museum, British Museum, London
On Line: Drawing Through the 20th Century, Museum of Modern Art, New York
Immaterial, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, TX
2009
Automatic Cities, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego
Extreme Frontiers, Urban Frontiers, Institute of Contemporary Art (IVAM), Valencia, Spain
2008
Prospect.1, New Orleans Biennale, New Orleans, LA
The Lines of the Hand, MUCA, Mexico City, Mexico
2007
Comic Abstraction, Museum of Modern Art, New York

Julie Mehretu Exhibitions

Julie Mehretu
Julie Mehretu

Liminal Squared
May 11 - June 22, 2013
New York


Julie Mehretu
Julie Mehretu

Mind Breath and Beat Drawings
January 26 - March 16, 2013
Paris



Julie Mehretu Publications

Liminal Squared
Julie Mehretu


Marian Goodman Gallery
24 West 57th Street
New York, NY 10019

Telephone 212-977-7160
Fax 212-581-5187


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Monday - Friday, 10AM - 6PM
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