Bio

Education

Columbia University School of the Arts, New York, NY 

MFA, Visual Arts 2002

The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York, NY

BFA, 1997

 

Exhibition History

2016

          Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia, Italy

2014

Brucennial, New York, NY

2013

LAT. 41 7'N. LONG. 72 19'W. curated by Bob Nickas, Martos Gallery, East Marion, NY

Anna Conway, American Contemporary, New York, NY

2012

In Plain Sight, Mitchell Innes & Nash, New York, NY

2009

Uncharted, University Art Museum, Albany, NY

Cave Painting, Curated by Bob Nickas, urban "cave" on 24th Street, New York, NY

On From Here, Guild and Greyshkul Gallery, New York, NY

2008

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

2007

Painting as Fact, Fact as Fiction, Curated by Bob Nickas, depury & Luxembourg, Zurich, Switzerland

Phantasmania, The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO

Real Time: Focus Redifining the Painted Landscape, Curated by Emma Tapley and Paul Caranicas, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY

if that was all i needed i'd be fine, Kavi Gupta Gallery, Chicago, IL

Anna Conway, Guild and Greyshkul Gallery, New York, NY

2006

Collection 2005/2006, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

2005

PS1 Greater New York, MOMA PS1, New York, NY

Art Review 25…Emerging U.S. Artists, Phillips, De Pury Co. Gallery, New York, NY

2004

She’s Come Undone, Artemis Greenberg Van Doren, New York, NY

Lost Horizon, Guild and Greyshkul, New York, NY

Abeyance, Zieher Smith, New York, NY

2002

Escape, Egizio Project, New York, NY

Thesis Exhibition, Mink Building, New York, NY (Eungie Joo, curator)

Mondo Cane II, Leroy Neiman Center, New York, NY

2001

First Year MFA Exhibition, Ira and Miriam Wallach Gallery, Columbia University, New York(Jerry Saltz, curator)

Gloss, Leroy Neiman Center for Print Studies, New York, NY

1997

Anna Conway and Amy Cutler, Houghton Gallery, Cooper Union, New York, NY

Selected Paintings and Prints, Houghton Gallery, Cooper Union, New York, NY

 

Selected Bibliography

"Anna Conway" New American Paintings, Issue 110, March 2014.

"Anna Conway" The Huffington Post, April 12, 2013.

"Anna Conway, Somebody Call Someone" The Morning News, Interview Rosecrans Baldwin, April 24, 2013.

"Anna Conway" The New Yorker, April 22, 2013, p. 19

“100 Future Greats 2005” Art Review, December/January 2006, pp 66-67

"Art in Review" The New Yorker, April 2, 2007:17

"P.S. 1Review" Beaux Arts, July 2005

"Short List" The New Yorker, April 2013, page 13

“10 Artists: PS1” Harper’s Bazaar Japan, July 2005

“Top 25 Emerging Artists” Art Review, April Issue, 2005

"Uncharted" The Times Union, September, 2009

Timothy McSweeney's Quarterly Concern, 2006

Boucher, Brian, "Anna Conway at Guild and Greyshkul" Art in America, September 2007: 162-3

Comita, Jenny, “Higher Learning,” W, March 2005, pp.312-316

Eleey, Peter “Greater New York”  Frieze, May 2005, p. 114

Fry, Naomi, "Critics Picks: Anna Conway" Artforum, March, 2007

Godsill, Benjamin, “Out of Sight, Out of Mind Anna Conway” The Blow Up, Winter 2005, pp.6-7

Goodrich, John, "Art in Brief" The New York Sun, July 5, 2007

Heartney, Eleanor. “Return to the Real?” Art in America, pp. 85-89.

Ho, Christopher K. “In View: Greater New York 2005” Modern Painters, pp.105-106.

Kine, Starlee, "Anna Conway, Painter" Joy Quarterly, Issue I, Summer 2008

Ribas, Joao, “’She’s Come Undone,” Time Out New York, July 1, 2004

Smith, Roberta, "A Gallery Goes Out in a Burst of Energy" The New York Times, February 6, 2009

Zevitas, Steven, "Must See Painting Shows: April 2013" Huffington Post, April 12, 2013

 

Distinctions

John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship, 2014

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Award, 2011

American Academy of Arts and Letters William L. Metcalf Award, 2008

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Award, 2005

Columbia University, Debra Sabato Award for excellence in painting, 2002

Columbia University, Dean’s Fellowship 2001, 2002

Cooper Union BFA class of 1997 award for excellence in painting