Barnaby Furnas, American (1973 - )


Born 1973, Philadelphia, PA

2000 Columbia University, NY, MFA
1995 School of Visual Arts, NY, BFA

Anthony Meier, San Francisco

Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York
Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London

"Focus: Barnaby Furnas", The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth

Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York
Anthony Meier Fine Art, San Francisco

Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK (catalogue)
Lever House, New York

Modern Art Inc., London

Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York

Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York

"The Old, Weird America," Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, curated by Toby Kamps
"You dig the tunnel; I'll hide the soil," White Cube Hoxton and Shoreditch Town Hall, London, curated by Harland Miller
"Blown Away," Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion, Champaign, Illinois, curated by Ginger Gregg Duggan and Judith Hoos Fox
"Under Pain of Death," Austrian Cultural Forum New York, New York, curated by Kunsthalle Wien (Gerald Matt, Ilse Lafer) and Abraham Orden

"True Romance. Allegories of Love from the Renaissance to the Present," Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna
"The Fractured Figure," Deste Foundation, Athens
"Dream and Trauma: Works from the Dakis Joannou Collection, Athens", Kunsthalle Wien and Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna
"Art in America: Now," Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai, China – contemporary portion of "Art in America: 300 Years of Innovation", organized by the Guggenheim Museum
Traveling exhibition: Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow; Guggenheim Bilbao, Bilbao
"Between Two Deaths", Zentrum fuer Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe
"The Old, Weird America", Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinatti
"Counterparts: Contemporary Painters and their Influences," Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, Virginia Beach (catalogue)

"Surrealism: Then and Now," Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York
"USA Today," The Royal Academy of Arts, in collaboration with the Saatchi Gallery, London
"Nightmares of Summer," Marvelli Gallery, New York curated by George Robertson
"Imagination Becomes Reality, Part IV: Borrowed Images," Sammlung Goetz, Munich
travels to Museum for Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe

"PILLish: Harsh Realities and Gorgeous Destinations," Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, Colorado

"Seeing Other People," Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York
"179 Annual: An Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary Art," National Academy of Design, New York (catalogue)
"2004 Whitney Biennial," The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
"Watercolor Worlds," Dorsky Gallery, Long Island City, New York
"Beginning Here: 101 Ways," School of Visual Arts, Visual Arts Gallery, New York

"Go Johnny Go," Kunsthalle Wien, Austria
"War (What Is It Good For?)," Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
"Funny Papers: Cartoons and Contemporary Drawing," Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
"Transnational Monster League," Derek Eller Gallery, New York, curated by Banks Violette
"Drawings," Metro Pictures, New York

"Officina Americana," Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy
"The Fourth Annual Altoids Curiously Strong Collection," Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibition, Los Angeles

Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York
"All American," Bellwether, Brooklyn

"Collector's Choice," Exit Art, New York "Project Room," Artist's Space, New York
Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York
"@," P.P.O.W. Gallery, New York, curated by Jason Murison

"All Terrain," Freidrich Petzel Gallery, New York
"Urban Romantics," Lombard Fried Gallery, New York

Mendelsohn, Adam E. "Barnaby Furnas," Heyoka Magazine, Volume 7, Spring 2007
Bourbon, Matthew. "Barnaby Furnas,",, May 2007
Karnes, Andrea "Focus: Barnaby Furnas," The Modern Art Museum, Fort Worth (brochure)

Stevens, Mark and Karen Rosenberg, "Art," New York Magazine, December 18, 2006, p. 66-68, ill.
Peers, Alexandra. "Auctions: Contemporary Grows Up," New York Magazine, November 6, 2006, p. 97, ill.
Douglas, Sarah. "Fiery Furnas," Art + Auction, November 2006, p. 210
Nally, Whitney M. "Star Search," W Magazine, November 2006, p. 192-193
Kastner, Jeffrey. "Art In Review," The New York Times, October 13, 2006, p. E36
Mendelsohn, Adam E. "Barnaby Furnas," Time Out New York, October 12-18, 2006, p. 71, ill.
Kazakina, Katya. "Furnas's Flood, Opie's Cities, McCracken's Columns: Chelsea Art,", October 4, 2006,
Alemani, Cecilia. "Barnaby Furnas,", October 2006,
Rousseau, Bryant. "My Collection: Stavros Merjos," Art Info, October 2, 2006, ill.
_____. Review, The New Yorker, October 09, 2006, p. 15
Miller, Leigh Anne. "Met Opera Enlists Art Stars," Art In America, October 2006, p. 41-42, ill.
Cohen, David. "Apocalypse Now," The New York Sun, September 28, 2006
_____. "Wandering Eye," Nylon Newsletter, September 21, 2006,
Rosenberg, Karen. "Art," New York Magazine, September 4-11, 2006, p. 69, ill.
LeBlanc, Marc. "Barnaby Furnas," Beautiful/Decay, September 2006, pp. 60-66
Kazanjian, Dodie. "Paging Picasso," Vogue, September 2006, pp. 670-677
Egan, Maura. "Splash Art," Departures Magazine, September 2006, pp. 142-144
Van De Walle, Mark. "Patriotic Gore," Men's Vogue, September 2006
Vogel, Carol. "Where Bel Canto Meets Paintbrush," The New York Times, August 15, 2006, pp. E1 & E5
Tomkins, Calvin. "The Creative Life: The Pour," The New Yorker, March 13, 2006, pp. 32-34

Kunitz, Daniel. "Institutional Exhibitionism," The New York Sun, May 6, 2004
_____. "Amuseum: The Funhouse Effect in the Whitney Biennial," Gallery & Studio, April/May 2004
Sozanski, Edward J. A view from the front line," The Philadelphia Inquirer, March 14, 2004
Nichols, Matthew Guy. Review, Art In America, February 2004
Image printed, Harper's, February 2004

Kastner, Jeffrey. Review, Artforum, November 2003
Vogel, Carol. "More Eyes on the Mix For Whitney Biennial," The New York Times,
October 27, 2003
Reed, John. Review, Time Out New York, October 2-9, 2003
Mar, Alex. Review, The New York Sun, October 2, 2003
Dumenco, Simon. New York Magazine, September 2003
Mar, Alex. Review, The New York Sun, April 24, 2003

Firstenberg, Lauri. Flash Art, November – December 2002
Eleey, Peter. Review, Frieze, September 2002
Kantor, Jordan. Review, Artforum, September 2002
Levin, Kim. "Shortlist: Art," Village Voice, 8 May 2002, p. 90
Johnson, Ken. "Art in Review: Barnaby Furnas," The New York Times, May 3, 2002, E39
Bovee, Katherine. "The New Perversion," March Magazine, 2002

Cotter, Holland. "All American," The New York Times, August 3, 2001

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