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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


CV (Selection)

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

Solo Exhibitions

January 12 - April 2, 2017

Lonnie Holley: A Solo Exhibition, Atlanta Contemporary, GA

2013

Keeping You Out Of Harms Way, James Fuentes, New York, NY

Two-Person Exhibitions

2016

Lonnie Holley and Joe Minter, Outsider Art Fair, New York

Group Exhibitions

July - September, 2017
Souls Grown Deep, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

July 15, 2016 - Jan 2, 2017
Post Black Folk Art in America, 1930 - 1980 - 2016
Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, Milwuakee, MI

July - September, 2017
Souls Grown Deep, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

2014

The Body Metonymic, curated by Dick Goody, at Oakland University Art Gallery,
Rochester, MI

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

Prospect 2 Biennial, New Orleans, LA

2013

Come Together: Surviving Sandy, Industry City, Brooklyn, NY

2012

Pitch, Lonnie Holley, Fabienne Lasserre, Halsey Rodman, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York,
NY

Collections

Smithsonian American Museum of Art, Washington, DC

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA

New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

Milwaukee Museum of Art, Milwaukee, WI

Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL

American Folk Art Museum, New York, NY

Projects

2004

Guest Artist, Miami University, Oxford, OH

2003

Perspectives 8, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL

Awards and Fellowships

2014

Robert Rauschenberg Residency, Captiva Island, Fla.

2006

Joan Mitchell Fellowship

See PDF for full CV

Exhibitions

Now

2017

2016

2015

2014

News



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

James Fuentes in The New York Times

Joshua Abelow at Allen and Eldridge in Contemporary Art Daily

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

Noam Rappaport in SFAQ

Benjamin Senior in ArtForum

Joshua Abelow on ARTnews

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

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

Joshua Abelow on Contemporary Art Daily

​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

​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↓)

Alison Knowles in Artforum (PDF↓)

Jessica Dickinson in Art Practical