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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

The Weight of Everything, James Fuentes, New York, NY

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

Lonnie Holley: Which Do We Drop First, the Baby or the Bomb? James Fuentes, New York, NY

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

2018

DIFFERENCE ENGINE, Curated by Cory Arcangel and Tina Kukielski, Lisson, New York (Upcoming, June)

History Refused to Die: Highlights from the Souls Grown Deep Foundation Gift, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY (Upcoming)

Outliers and American Vanguard Art, The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

2017

Strange Attractors: the Anthology of Interplanetary Folk Art Vol.1 Life on Earth, Curated by Bob Nickas, Redling Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA

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

Animal Farm, The Brant Foundation Art Study Center, Greenwich, CT

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 Collections

American Folk Art Museum, New York, NY; Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL; Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA; 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.

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2016

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News



John McAllister in the Brooklyn Rail (PDF↓)

Tamuna Sirbiladze at Tbilisi Art Fair

Amalia Ulman on CNN

Joshua Abelow Opening and Book Launch, April 3rd (PDF↓)

Alison Knowles at the Aspen Art Museum

John McAllister in Editorial Magazine (PDF↓)

Tamuna Sirbiladze in the Evening Standard (PDF↓)

Amalia Ulman in Ocula

Tamuna Sirbiladze in il Tascabile

Amalia Ulman in Dazed 2018

Jessica Dickinson on Monochrome Painting

Jessica Dickinson in Art in America (PDF↓)

Amalia Ulman in Harper's Bazaar

Lonnie Holley at the National Gallery in the New York Times

Amalia Ulman in Affidavit

Amalia Ulman in The Sunday Times (PDF↓)

Amalia Ulman in "Art in the Age of the Internet" at ICA Boston

Daniel Gordon in "Cut! Paper Play in Contemporary Photography" at The Getty

Alison Knowles featured in "Author Function" at MIT

Dana Powell in "Lure of the Dark" at Mass MOCA

Lonnie Holley in "History Refused to Die" at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Lonnie Holley in "Outliers and American Vanguard Art" at The National Gallery, Washington, DC

Joseph Geagan in The New Yorker (PDF↓)

John McAllister in Bloomberg

Jessica Dickinson on Artsy (PDF↓)

Lonnie Holley listed on Artnews 34 Artworks NADA Miami 2017

MoMA's Thinking Machines, featuring Alison Knowles, reviewed by Forbes (PDF↓)

Jonas Mekas at MMCA Seoul, Korea (PDF↓)

Daniel Gordon at The Boca Raton Museum of Art

Alison Knowles featured in Thinking Machines at MoMA

Lonnie Holley at MASS MoCA

Lonnie Holley: The Weight of Everything on Contemporary Art Daily

Devon Dikeou in Artforum (PDF↓)

Jessica Dickinson in Vulture (PDF↓)

Jonas Mekas talks to the Tate

Jessica Dickinson in The New Yorker (PDF↓)

Lonnie Holley on Hyperallergic

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 (PDF↓)

Lonnie Holley in The New Yorker (PDF↓)

Paul Gagner in Hyperallergic

John McAllister at Carl Freedman in Artforum (PDF↓)

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

Joseph Geagan in Elephant Magazine (PDF↓)

James Fuentes in The New York Times

John McAllister in Architectural Digest (PDF↓)

John Mcallister on Artnet (PDF↓)

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↓)

Joseph Geagan in Artforum (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 (PDF↓)

Lonnie Holley on Artnet (PDF↓)

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 (PDF↓)

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 (PDF↓)

Landon Metz in The Brooklyn Rail

​Lonnie Holley at The Halsey Institute ​ (PDF↓)

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 (PDF↓)

Lonnie Holley in Artnet (PDF↓)

Amalia Ulman in Texte Zur Kunst

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

Joseph Geagan in ARTnews (PDF↓)

Jessica Dickinson in Art in America (PDF↓)

John McAllister in The New York Times (PDF↓)

John McAllister in Artforum (PDF↓)

Alison Knowles in Artforum (PDF↓)

Jessica Dickinson in Art Practical (PDF↓)