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Information

Lonnie Holley



Born 1950, Birmingham, AL
Lives and works in Atlanta, GA


CV



Installation view, Frieze New York, 2015

Installation view, Frieze New York, 2015

You Forgot to Give Me Power, 2014, wood, found house debris and radio, 72.5 x 12 x 8 inches

You Forgot to Give Me Power, 2014, wood, found house debris and radio, 72.5 x 12 x 8 inches

Memorial at Friendship Church, 2006, metal, found debris, plastic flowers and ribbon, 38 x 31 x 27 inches

Memorial at Friendship Church, 2006, metal, found debris, plastic flowers and ribbon, 38 x 31 x 27 inches

Sharing Eyes, 2014, metal, 85 x 26.5 x 24.5 inches

Sharing Eyes, 2014, metal, 85 x 26.5 x 24.5 inches

Him, Her, And Them, 2005, steel and aluminum, 48 x 44.5 x 39.5 inches

Him, Her, And Them, 2005, steel and aluminum, 48 x 44.5 x 39.5 inches

The Changing Colors in the Midst of the Rhino, 1985, sandstone, 25 x 11 x 8 inches

The Changing Colors in the Midst of the Rhino, 1985, sandstone, 25 x 11 x 8 inches

If We Separate Church and State, 2014, flag stand, wood and brass flag pole, and crucifix, 101.5 x 10 x 11 inches

If We Separate Church and State, 2014, flag stand, wood and brass flag pole, and crucifix, 101.5 x 10 x 11 inches

My Fading Cross, 2014, railroad ties, rope, chains, and roots, 102 x 29 x 4.5 inches

My Fading Cross, 2014, railroad ties, rope, chains, and roots, 102 x 29 x 4.5 inches

Elementary Drinker, 2014, wood, markers and chain, 42 x 36 inches

Elementary Drinker, 2014, wood, markers and chain, 42 x 36 inches

Grandmother's Stick, 2014, stick, string, hair, and ribbon, 85 x 6 x 7.5 inches

Grandmother's Stick, 2014, stick, string, hair, and ribbon, 85 x 6 x 7.5 inches

Cross in the Hood, 1994, wood, metal, shirt, found fabric, 83 x 25 x 6 inches

Cross in the Hood, 1994, wood, metal, shirt, found fabric, 83 x 25 x 6 inches

CV PDF↓


CV (Selection)

Born Birmingham, Alabama. Lives and works in Atlanta, Georgia

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017

Lonnie Holley: I Snuck Off the Slave Ship, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA

2015

Something to Take My Place-The Art of Lonnie Holley, Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art; Charleston, SC

Supported by the Power-Lonnie Holley, John Hope Franklin Center, Duke University, Durham, NC

2014

Lonnie Holley, It’s Like Coming Home, Cash-Rojas Projects, Atlanta, GA

2013

Lonnie Holley: Keeping You Out of Harm’s Way, James Fuentes Gallery, New York, NY

Group Exhibitions

2017

Thumbs Up for the Mother Ship (Lonnie Holley and Dawn DeDeaux), MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA

Revelations: Art from the African American South, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (de Young Museum), San Francisco, CA

2016

Post Black Folk Art in America, 1930-1980-2016, Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, Chicago, IL

2015

When the Curtain Never Comes Down, The American Folk Museum, New York, NY

Counterpoise, Kingsgate Gallery, London UK

2014

When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South, Studio Museum of Harlem, New York, NY

2013

Etched in Collective History, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL

1998

Self-Taught Artists of the Twentieth Century: An American Anthology (traveling exhibition) Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

Select Public Collectons

American Folk Art Museum, New York, NY; Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL; Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Milwaukee Museum of Art, Milwaukee, WI; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ; New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA; Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA; Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.

See PDF for full CV

Exhibitions

Now

2017

2016

2015

2014

News



Lizzi Bougatsos at Bergen Kunsthall (PDF↓)

Lizzi Bougatsos in Artnet News (PDF↓)

Lizzi Bougatsos in Inter/VIEW Magazine (PDF↓)

Lonnie Holley in SF Weekly (PDF↓)

Dana Powell at Allen & Eldridge in Artforum (PDF↓)

Jessica Dickinson in ArtNews (PDF↓)

Devon Dikeou in A Shaded View On Fashion (PDF↓)

Devon Dikeou in Blouin Art Info (PDF↓)

Jonas Mekas in Süddeutsche Zeitung

Jonas Mekas in The Telegraph (PDF↓)

Lonnie Holley on Contemporary Art Daily

Lonnie Holley in The New Yorker (PDF↓)

Paul Gagner in Hyperallergic

Daniel Gordon in The New York Times, February 2017 (PDF↓)

James Fuentes in The New York Times

Velvet Rage Flaming Youth and The Gift of Desperation in Hyperallergic

McDermott & McGough in The New York Times

Alison Knowles at The James Gallery in The New Yorker

Amalia Ulman in ArtNews

McDermott & McGough on Filthy Dreams

McDermott & McGough In Time Out New York (PDF↓)

Bad Faith in Frieze Magazine (PDF↓)

McDermott & McGough in ArtForum

Amalia Ulman in keen magazine

McDermott & McGough in Time Out New York

Bad Faith in The New Yorker (PDF↓)

BB9 in ArtForum featuring Amalia Ulman

Bad Faith in The New York Times (PDF↓)

Bad Faith in The Art Newspaper

Jonas Mekas & Douglas Gordon in The New York Times

Bad Faith in The Village Voice

Benjamin Senior in AnOther Magazine

McDermott & McGough at James Fuentes in Spike (PDF↓)

Jonas Mekas in ARTnews

Jonas Mekas in The Art Newspaper

Benjamin Senior in The Nation

Julieta Aranda in The New Yorker

Benjamin Senior in Blouin Artinfo

Benjamin Senior in Bloomberg News

Benjamin Senior in Frieze

Noam Rappaport in ArtForum (PDF↓)

Noam Rappaport at Ratio 3 is an ArtForum Critic's Pick (PDF↓)

James Fuentes on Artsy

James Fuentes in Bloomberg

Landon Metz in Wallpaper* (PDF↓)

Noam Rappaport in SFAQ

Benjamin Senior in ArtForum

Lizzi Bougatsos in Hyperallergic

Lizzi Bougatsos in Art Observed

Lonnie Holley in The New York Times

Lonnie Holley on Artnet

James Fuentes on ARTnews

Lonnie Holley and Joe Minter at the Outsider Art Fair

Amalia Ulman in the London Telegraph

Lizzi Bougatsos in Ravelin Magazine

Tamuna Sirbiladze in Art in America, 2016

Amalia Ulman, Stock Images of War in Los Angeles

James Fuentes in Bloomberg

Jessica Dickinson at Asad Raza's Home Show (PDF↓)

Amalia Ulman at The Tate

Amalia Ulman at Whitechapel Gallery

John McAllister in art ltd.

Jonas Mekas in The New York Times, November 2015

James Fuentes in Interior Design (PDF↓)

Benjamin Senior in Art Review (PDF↓)

Amalia Ulman in Interview Magazine

Amalia Ulman in The Guardian

John McAllister at Richard Telles is an Artforum Critic's Pick

Landon Metz in The Brooklyn Rail

​Lonnie Holley at The Halsey Institute ​

Amalia Ulman at the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Lonnie Holley in ​the ​Financial Times (PDF↓)

Amalia Ulman in Artnet

These Are Not My Horses is an Artforum Critic's Pick

Jessica Dickinson interviewed for The Brooklyn Rail (PDF↓)

​Amalia Ulman in Dazed

Lonnie Holley at Frieze New York

Lonnie Holley in Artnet

Amalia Ulman in Texte Zur Kunst

Amalia Ulman in The New York Times Magazine (PDF↓)

Jessica Dickinson in Art in America (PDF↓)

Alison Knowles in Artforum (PDF↓)

Jessica Dickinson in Art Practical (PDF↓)