Born 1980, Mobile, Alabama

Lives and works in New York, NY

 

CONTACT

annabetbeze@gmail.com

 

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

 

2016   

Catherine Doctorow Prize for Contemporary Painting, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Distinguished Fellow, Hambidge Art Center, Rabun Gap, Georgia

2015   

Artist in Residence, BOFFO Fire Island Art Camp, Fire Island, NY

2014   

Recipient of the NYFA Artists’ Fellowship

2013  

Recipient of the Rome Prize


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2017   

Atlanta Contemporary Art Center

Columbus Museum

Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Hot Fruit, Nina Johnson, Miami, Florida

 

2015    

Secrets, Markus Lüttgen Gallery, Köln, DE

Anna Betbeze, The Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Plush Vision, Luxembourg & Dayan, London, UK (monograph publication)

 

2013   

Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY

 

2012    

Moons, Lüttgenmeijer, Berlin, DE

Wormholes, François Ghebaly Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Anna Betbeze: New Work, MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA

 

2011    

Moss Garden, Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY



SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2017    

Surface of the East Coast, curated by Marie Martens, Les Abbotoirs, Nice France

Revenge of The Crystal, SADE Los Angeles, CA

The Face in the Mirror is Not Your Own, curated by Torey Thornton, Moran Bondaroff, Los Angeles, CA

Group show, JTT Gallery, NY, NY

 

2016  

I call it Luttgen, Markus Luttgen Cologne, Germany

Come Stand on the Altar, PSSST, Inaugural Exhibition, Los Angeles, California

Reveal the Rats, The Pit, Los Angeles, California (publication)

Studio Systems, American Academy Rome, Rome, Italy ( publication)

Bitter Water, DREI, Cologne, Germany (publication)

 

2015    

War Games, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY

Splitting Light, University of Buffalo Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY

Body/Image, Susan Inglett Gallery, New York, NY

Eyes-Mind-Brain, Unosunove, Rome, IT

Crunchy, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY

 

2014    

Histoires sans sorcière, La Maison de La vache qui rit, Lons-le-Saunier, FR

Remake/Remodel, Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY

Brie Ruais & Anna Betbeze, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA

Rockaway!, Rockaway Beach Surf Club, (organized by Klaus Biesenbach and Mia Locks), Rockaway Beach, NY

Accordion, Laura Bartlett Gallery, London, UK

Decorum, The Power Station, Shanghai, CN

Invitational Exhibit of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY

CONCRETE GHOST, Gallery – Cryptoporticus - Casa Rustica, American Academy in Rome, Rome, IT

beyond earth art: contemporary artists and the environment, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

 

2013    

Touch the Moon, Louis B. James, New York, NY

Oh my gosh ! It’s amazing., Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris, FR

Dark Star, Basilica Hudson, Hudson, NY

See with Fingers, Barbara Walters Gallery, Sarah Lawrence College

My Crippled Friend, Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, OH

Decorum, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, FR

EXPO 1: New York, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY

be like water, Workplace Gallery, Gateshead, UK

Cabinet Of Threads, Van Horn, Düsseldorf, DE

Interiors, Modern Collections, London, UK

Harold Ancart, Kristin Baker, Mark Barrow, Nina Beier, Anna Betbeze, Thilo Heinzmann, John Henderson, Mark Flood, Scott Lyall, Jayson Musson, Renaud Regnery, Pae White, Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris, FR

Anna Betbeze, Josh Brand, Jessica Jackson Hutchins, Josh Tonsfeldt, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, NY

 

2012    

Dark Flow Lurking, David Castillo Gallery, Miami, FL

Hang Up, Josh Lilley Gallery, London, UK

The Unnatural, Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY

Sweet Distemper, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY

First Among Equals, Philadelphia Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA

Material Underground, François Ghebaly Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Soft Op, Modern Collections, London, UK

 

2011    

It Ain’t Fair 2011: Materialism, OHWOW Gallery, Miami, FL

Tailgates & Substitutes, Thierry Goldberg Gallery, New York, NY

NY: New Perspectives, Brand New Gallery, Milan, IT

Painting Expanded, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, NY

Unpainted Painting, Luxembourg & Dayan, New York, NY

 

2010    

Green Honey, Ramiken Crucible, New York, NY

Shag, Horton Gallery, Berlin, DE

Faculty Show, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT

 

2009    

Human Arrangement, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

I, Daughter of Kong, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Swing Space, NY 

 

2008    

Parlor and Roseville, Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY

ArtCrush, Jenny Jaskey Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Show1, Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY

 

2007    

All You Desire, PPOW Gallery, New York, NY

Hide, 2007, The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

2017    

Duffy, Owen, Considering Tradition, and the Election, at Yale University School of Art, Arts and Education, January 2017

Laden, Tanya, Mystical Amulets and Sea Caves Come Alive in 'Revenge of the Crystal'| City of the Seekers, The Creators Project January 2017

Vazquez, Neil, Anna Betbeze turns Distress and Destruction into Art at Nina Johnson, Miami New Times, January 17, 2017

Schwendener, Martha, What to see at NYC Art Fairs, March 2, 2017

Bodin, Claudia, Starter: Anna Betbeze, ArteMagazin Germany May 2017

 

2016    

Volner, Ian Anna Betbeze, Interview Magazine, May 2016

Beradini, Andrew, Critic’s Pick, Everybody Come Stand on the Altar PSSST,  artforum.com

Simmons, Jessica, Artists and Rodents Descend on the Pit in “Reveal the Rats”, Artsy.com, February 1, 2016

Miranda, Carolina, Critic’s Pick, Reveal the Rats, LA Times, February 2016

 

2015    

Smith, Roberta, Gallery Listings, War Games, New York Times October 2015

Anna Betbeze: Plush Vision. Designed by Joshua Shaddock. Luxembourg & Dayan, London, 2015. Monograph.

Sam, Sherman, Anna Betbeze: Luxembourg & Dayan. Artforum, May 2015. Pgs 385-386.

ones, Jonathan R., Anna Betbeze. Modern Painters, May 2015.

Hudson, Suzanne, Painting Now. Thames & Hudson, 2015. Print. (sec. 6.28, 202-204).

Newhall, Edith, Galleries: Way-back Work. Philly.com, April 4, 2015.

Fiorentino, Alexander, Anna Betbeze’s Visceral World at Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery. The Art Blog, March 26, 2015.

Slenske, Michael, Wild and Woolly. Architectural Digest, April 2015: page 68.

Kaleidoscope, Issue 23, Winter 2015: page 82, 87.

 

2014    

Ollman, Leah, Getting Physical with Clay and Fiber at Marc Selwyn, Los Angeles Times, August 1, 2014.

Yablonsky, Linda, Basel: Fun and Fancy Free, Artforum.com, June 22, 2014.

Benschop, Jurriaan, Art Basel 2014, Arterritory, June 22, 2014.

Contag, Lisa, Art Basel’s Statements Section Spotlights Emerging Artists, BlouinArtinfo, June 18, 2014.

Anastasyadis, Victoria, Rode Draden, Metropolis M, 2014 No. 1, Feb/Mar 2014, p.54-61.

Bernabei, Valentina, Roma, l’inquietudine contemporanea in 5 mostre, la Repubblica, January 31, 2014.

 

2013    

Russeth, Andrew, 11 Things to Do in New York’s Art World Before December 14, Gallerist NY, December 9, 2013.

Grabner, Michelle, My Highlights at NADA Miami Beach, 2013, Artsy.net, November 29, 2013.

Bergman, Jeff, 54th – The Thing and Betbeze, Atlas: Contemporary Art News & Reviews, October 25, 2013.

Howard, Christopher, Critics’ Picks: Anna Betbeze at Kate Werble Gallery, Artforum.com, October 11, 2013.

D’Agostino, Paul, 4 Art Exhibits You Need to See, The L Magazine, September 12, 2013.

Biesenbach, Klaus, and Heather Corcoran, Manhattan Magazine, July/August 2013, p. 24.

Rother, Franz, Dusterer Optimismus, WirtschaftsWoche, No. 21, May 18, 2013.

Julie Baumgardner, Cut a Rug: Artists and the magic of carpets, Modern Painters, May 2013.

Kelsey, Colleen, MoMA PS1’s Current Climate, Interview Magazine, May 2013.

Lorenz, Marie, Vibrant Matter, tideandcurrenttaxi.org, May 16, 2013.

The New Guard, W Magazine, p. 60, April 2013.

Kozinn, Allan, Environmental Expo Coming to MoMA PS1, The New York Times, March 8, 2013.

Buhmann, Stephanie, Youthful offenders and a marble renderer, The Villager, January 31, 2013.

Smith, Roberta, Art in Review: Sandra Sheehy ‘Music from a garden at dusk’ at Calvin-Morris Gallery, The New York Times, January 10, 2013.

 

2012    

Nedo, Kito, Currents: Carpets, Surveying recent exhibitions, Kito Nedo considers the history of the carpet as an artistic medium, Frieze d/e, Issue 7, Winter 2012.

Smith, Roberta, Connecting Kindred Spirits: ‘Rosemarie Trockel: A Cosmos,’ at the New Museum, The New York Times, October 25, 2012.

Tilghman, Parker, The Fickle Moon, ARTslant, September 17, 2012.

Bronner, Julia Elias, Critics’ Picks: “Sweet Distemper” at Derek Eller Gallery, Artforum.com, August 6, 2012.

Sweet Distemper @ Derek Eller, ArtInfo: Modern Painters Daily, July 25, 2012.

Mizota, Sharon, Art Review: Anna Betbeze’s shaggy works beguile at Francois Ghebaly, Los Angeles Times, June 14, 2012.

Frank, Priscilla, Anna Betbeze's Painted Flotaki Carpets Come To MASS MoCA, The Huffington Post, June 5, 2012.

Winant, Carmen, Critics’ Picks: “First Among Equals” at the ICA- Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia Artforum.com, May 25, 2012.

 

2011   

Smith, Roberta, Substance and Spectacle, The New York Times, Dec 16,2011.

Saltz, Jerry, The Year in Art: The Cold War, fifties brushtrokes, and a pickup artist run amok, New York Magazine, December 4, 2011.

Balestin, Juliana, Tailgates & Substitutes at Thierry Goldberg Gallery, Purple Magazine, November 28, 2011.

Hudson, Suzanne, Unpainted Paintings, Artforum, pp. 400-401, Summer 2011.

Dailey, Meghan, The Filth And The Fury, Modern Painters, Summer 2011.

Johnson, Paddy and Sutton, Benjamin, 5 Art Stars You Need to Know, The L Magazine, April 13, 2011.

Saltz, Jerry, After the Drips, New York Magazine, March 27, 2011.

Smith, Roberta, ‘Unpainted Paintings,’ The New York Times, March 17, 2011.

Listing: Anna Betbeze at Kate Werble, The New Yorker, March 7, 2011.

Thread Reviews-Anna Betbeze, Textileartscenter.wordpress.com.

Forget, Guy, Art Club: Anna Betbeze at Kate Werble Gallery, Artfagcity.com, February 21, 2011.

Rosenberg, Karen, Art in Review: Anna Betbeze “Moss Garden” at Kate Werble Gallery, The New York Times, February 18, 2011.

Goldstein, Andrew, The Agenda February 9-15, 2011; Editor’s Picks, ArtInfo, February 9, 2011.

Forget, Guy, Art Club: Anna Betbeze at Kate Werble Gallery, Artfagcity.com, February 7, 2011.

Lyles, Isaac, Perfectly Damaged, S Magazine, January 11, 2011.

 

2010    

Doran, Anne, Art Review: “Green Honey” at Ramiken Crucible, TimeOut New York, July 22-28, 2010.

“Green Honey” at Ramiken Crucible, The New Yorker, July 26, 2010.

 

2007    

Hrbacek, Mary, All You Desire at P.P.O.W, The New York Art World, 2007.

Ayers, Robert, Best of New York Summer Shows, Artinfo, July 7, 2007.



EDUCATION

 

2006    

MFA Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT

2003    

BFA University of Georgia, Lamar Dodd School of Art, Athens, GA

2001    

Yale Summer School of Art and Music, Norfolk, CT

2000    

Lamar Dodd School of Art, Cortona, IT

 

TEACHING POSITIONS

 

Senior Critic, Yale University School of Art 2009-current

Visiting Professor, Vassar College, 2008-2009

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Marguiles Collection, Miami, Florida