Colleen Blackard

Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

 

HONORS AND AWARDS/ GRANTS

2017     

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, Pollock-Krasner Foundation, August 2017

2011

Top 150 NYC entries, Curate NYC, exhibition at Rush Arts Gallery, Chelsea, NY, December 2011

1st place, Greenpoint Gallery Annual Drawing Salon Show, December 2011

2010

BetterArt Artist Residency, Better Farm, Redwood, NY, June 2010

 

SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2016

ACA Galleries Benefit Event, Chelsea, NY

2014

Gallery 77, Jackson Heights, NY

2012

Orchard Windows Gallery, Lower East Side, NY

Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2009

Hampshire College Main Gallery, MA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

Vitamin C, Abrons Art Center, Lower East Side, NY

Single Fare 4, Highline Stages, Chelsea, NY

ACA Galleries Event, Chelsea, NY

2016

Sla307 Non-Profit Art Space, New York, NY

Columbia University, New York, NY

BFP Creative, Brooklyn, NY

Owen James Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2015

Pleiades Gallery, New York, NY

Galerie Protégé, New York, NY

ISSO Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York, NY

2014

Van Der Plas Gallery, New York, NY

BFP Creative, Brooklyn, NY

Conception Gallery, New York, NY

Fridge Art Fair, NYC

ISSO Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2013

Six Summit Gallery, CT

Curate NYC at Gallery Brooklyn, NY

HOUSE Gallery, London, UK

Fountain Art Fair, Lexington Ave. Armory, NYC

RH Gallery, NY

2012

Marina Tsvetaeva Museum, Moscow, Russia

GLAAD Art Auction, Chelsea, NY

Slow Art Day Room at 4Heads Governor’s Island Art Fair, NY

Art Takes Times Square, Times Square, NY

It’s a Small, Small World, Family Business, Chelsea, NY

Dino Eli Gallery, Lower East Side, NYC

2011

Rush Arts Gallery, Chelsea, NYC

GLAAD OUTAuction, Metropolitan Pavilion, NY

Greenpoint Gallery Winners Circle Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY

The Grady Alexis Gallery, New York, NY

Sloan Fine Art, New York, NY

2010

Orchard Windows Gallery, Lower East Side, NY

320 Studios, New York, NY

2009

Valley Hands, Northampton, MA

Northampton Center for the Arts, MA

Hampshire College Main Gallery, MA

2008

Eli Marsh Gallery, Amherst, MA

Real Gallery, Austin, TX

2007

Eli Marsh Gallery, Amherst, MA

Hampshire College Main Gallery, MA

 

COLLECTIONS

Pierogi Gallery Flat Files, Brooklyn, NY

Marina Tsvetaeva Museum, Moscow, Russia

Amherst College, MA

 

EDUCATION

2009 BA Studio Arts Concentration, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

Williams, Austin R. “New & Notable: Colleen Blackard” Drawing Magazine May 2017: 80. Print.

Williams, Austin R. “Why Colleen Blackard is an Artist to Watch” Artists Network. May 29, 2017 (http://www.artistsnetwork.com/art-blogs/artists-to-watch-colleen-blackard ) 29 May 2017.

Theodore, Stephanie. “See My Friends: Owen James Gallery” Two Coats of Paint. February 12, 2016 (http://www.twocoatsofpaint.com/2016/02/see-my-friends-owen-james-gallery.html ) 12 Feb 2016.

Li, Florence. “Colleen Blackard | ‘New York Artist Is Someone Who Knows Who They Are’ (OBC Part Two)” Fou Idealists. October 15, 2015 (http://www.fouidealists.com/blog/2015/10/15/colleen-blackard-new-york-artist-is-someone-who-knows-who-they-are-part-two 15 Oct 2015.

Li, Florence. “Colleen Blackard | ‘New York Artist Is Someone Who Knows Who They Are’ (OBC Part One)” Fou Idealists. October 15, 2015 (http://www.fouidealists.com/blog/2015/10/15/colleen-blackard-new-york-artist-is-someone-who-knows-who-they-are) 15 Oct 2015.

Irving, Audrey. “Colleen Blackard Q&A” Pierogi Gallery. July 12, 2015 (http://www.pierogi2000.com/2015/07/colleen-blackard-qa/) 12 July 2015.

“Art Exhibit That Celebrates Female Artists for Women’s History Month Opens in LIC” NY1 News. March 28, (http://www.ny1.com/nyc/queens/news/2015/03/31/art-exhibit-that-celebrates-female-artists-for-women-s-history-month-opens-in-lic.html) 28 March 2015

“Best of 2014: #8 Brooklyn, NY artist Colleen Blackard” ArtistoftheDay.com. January 4, 2015 (http://artistaday.com/?tag=2014) 4 Jan 2015.

Obasuyi, Amen. “Ballpoint Pen Drawings: Colleen Blackard” Rare Module. December 8, 2014  (http://www.raremodule.com/ballpoint-pen-colleen-blackard/) 8 Dec 2014.

“Artist of the day” Artistaday.com. December 1, 2014  (http://artistaday.com/?p=24117) 1 Dec 2014.

Pana, Matt. “LIKEWISE: Episode 39 – Colleen Blackard” LIKEWISE. August 7, 2014 (http://www.mattpana.com/post/94033990413/likewise-episode-39-colleen-blackard-austins) 7 Aug 2014.

“Brooklyn.” Hotel no Madokora. BS NTV. BS4, Tokyo. 19 June 2014. Television. (https://vimeo.com/101823318)

Papa, Anthony. “Curate NYC 2013 Celebrates New York City as the Hub of the World Art Market” Huffington Post. 4 December 2013 (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/anthony-papa/curate-nyc-2013-celebrate_b_4384689.html) 4 December 2013.

“Six Summit Small Salon event during Ivoryton Illuminations” Shoreline Times. 20 November 2013 (http://www.shorelinetimes.com/articles/2013/11/20/life/doc528d3ce7d11d1302412054.txt?viewmode=fullstory) 20 November 2013.

Laluyan, Oscar. “Colleen Blackard Changes How We Perceive Art” ArteFuse. 20 August 2012 (http://artefuse.com/2012/08/colleen-blackard-changes-how-we-perceive-art/) 20 August 2012.