Education

2006     MFA, Hunter College, New York, NY

2006     Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Madison, ME

2003     BFA Studio Arts, The University of Illinois at Chicago

1997-98 The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Exhibitions

2018      Watch Me Burn, Evening Hours, New York, Group Show

2017      Painting Everyday III, Spoonbill Studio, New York, Solo Show

2017     Once I Had This Dream, ART 3/Silas Von Morisse Gallery, New York, Solo Show

2016     Back In A Moment, C. Grimaldis Projects, Baltimore, Two Person Show

2016     Postcard from New York-Part 1, Anna Marra Contemporanea, Rome, Group Show

2016     Gretchen Scherer: Places I Have Never Been, ART 3/Silas Von Morisse Gallery, New York, Solo Show

2015     2015:1947, Equity Gallery, New York, Group Show

2015     Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc, Firework Gallery, New York, Group Show

2015     We Have Always Lived in the Castle, Evening Hours, New York, Group Show

2015     Armin Volckers, Gretchen Scherer, Galerie Lake, Oldenburg, Germany, Two Person Show

2015     Fractured Atlas, Storefront Ten Eyck, New York, Group Show

2014     Not a Force But a Curvature, Novella Gallery, New York, Group Show

2013     Governors Island Art Fair, Governors Island, New York

2011     Tide Pool, Sarah Meltzer Gallery/Projects, New York, Group Show

2010     Second Story, Pepin Moore Gallery, Los Angeles, Group Show

2010     Governors Island Art Fair, Governors Island, New York

2009     Everybody, Envoy Gallery, New York, Group Show Canteen Reading Room, Envoy Gallery, Pulse Art Fair, Miami, Group Show

2009     Artist Teacher Show, Joan Mitchell Foundation, New York, Group Show

2007     With Teeth, Priska C. Juschka Gallery, New York, Group Show

2005     Greater Brooklyn, CRG Gallery, New York, Group Show

2004     Daydreaming, Slight Alienation, Cruel Kindness and Detached Sentimentality, Joymore Gallery, New York, Group Show

2003     Plastic Fantastic, 1926 Gallery, Chicago, IL. Group Show

2002     Bello Foundation, Mars Gallery, Chicago, IL. Group Show

Residencies

2015     Vermont Studio Center Residency

2013     Governors Island Art Fair Residency

2011     Governors Island Art Fair Residency

Reviews

2017     Blouin Modern Painters, “Landscapes Into Art,” by Noah Dillon, March/April 

2016     Corriere Della Sera, “Postcard from New York, figurative painting from the Big Apple,” by Edoardo Sassi, June 13

2015     The New York Times, Artist Equity to Reopen a Gallery on the Lower East Side,” by Melena Ryzik, October 16

2015     Two Coats of Paint, There is a lot of very good painting going on these days,” by John Yao, January 28 

2013     ArtFCity, Why you should go to Governors Island Art Fair,” by Gabriela Vainsencher, September 16 

2005     The New York Times, "Art in Review; Greater Brooklyn," by Roberta Smith, July 8

Publications/Interviews

2018     Art Maze Mag, Winter Edition, Issue 6, pg. 86-87

2017     Studio Visit Magazine, Volume 39, pg. 161 and back cover

2017     BTR Today, "Art Uncovered Podcast with Kimberly Ruth: Gretchen Scherer," August 

2016     Refigural Magazine, “A Light Coming From A Different Part of the House,” Elspeth Walker in Conversation with Gretchen Scherer and Ylva Ceder, December

2016     RAI Cultura Arte, "The interiors of Gretchen Scherer," November

2010     XLR8R Magazine, "New York State of Mind: Seven Gotham City visual artists on the rise for 2010." by Vivian Host, December

2007     Whistle, curated by Sarah Cain, published by San Francisco Museum of Art, March, pg. 31

Awards

2018     NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship in Painting 

2015     Nominee Rema Hort Mann Emerging Artist Grant

2014     Vermont Studio Center Fellowship

2006     Skowhegan Endowment for Scholarship Fellowship

2005     Graf Travel Grant, Berlin, Hunter College

2003     School Faculty Prize in fine art, University of Illinois at Chicago

2002     John E. Walley Memorial Scholarship, University of Illinois at Chicago

2002     Talent Tuition Waiver, University of Illinois at Chicago

2002     John Richardson Sr. Award in painting, University of Illinois at Chicago

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