Anna Craycroft


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017                Tuning the Room Ben Maltz Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design, LA CA

2013                C’MON LANGUAGE! Portland Institute of Contemporary Art, Portland OR

2011                Drawn to Repeating Patterns, Tracy Williams Ltd, NY NY

2010                Subject of Learning / Object of Study   The Blanton Museum of Art, Austin TX

2009                Staging the Phenomenal Character, Tracy Williams, Ltd., NY, NY

2008                The Agency of the Orphan, Tracy Williams, Ltd., New York, NY

2005                Intimate Furnishings of Ignis Fatuus, Le Case D’Arte, Milan, Italy

 

TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2015                 Wilson Exercises Fundacio Miro, Barcelona Spain

2014                 Wilson Exercises REDCAT Gallery LA, CA

2008                 Fiction Friction collaboration with Ian Cooper, Sandroni Rey LA, CA

 

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016                The Artist’s Museum, ICA Boston, MA

2104                The Ties that Bind University at Albany, SUNY

2013                Champs Elysees Palais de Tokyo Paris FR

                         Ersatz Affiches Tracy Williams LTD NYC, NY

2012                Workspace Program Exhibition Dieu Donne NYC NY

2011                Sequential Bodies,  Tracy Williams Ltd, NYC

2010                Pictures & Statues, Country Club, Cincinnati OH

                          Comedy & Tragedy Marvelli Gallery, NYC

2008                Freedom: American Sculpture, Den Haag Sculptuur, The Hague NL

2007                Dream of Today Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles

                          Art in The Parks: Celebrating 40 Years, 1967-2007 NYC, NY

                          In the Belly of the Whale, Tracy Williams, Ltd., New York. NY

                         The Line of Time the Plane of Now, Harris Leiberman, NY, NY

2006                Bunch Alliance and Dissolve: Public Holiday Projects, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH

                          Jagdsalon, Kunstraum Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany;  Kunstverein Wilhelmshohe, Ettlingen, Germany

2005                Greater New York, PS1 Museum of Contemporary Art, New York

                          Set and Drift, LMCC, Governors Island, NY

2004                Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition, Socrates Sculpture Park, NY

                          Dance Dance Revolution, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, New York, NY

2003                D-Motion: Expanded Reality, Interactive Media Festival, Germany

                          One Friend & 20,000 Enemies, Kunstochschule, Kassel,Germany

2002                Group Show, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, NY

 

PERFORMANCES & WORKSHOPS

2013                Small Talk – Group Portrait PICA, Portland Oregon

2011                Patterning the Independent Behavior of Movement   Tracy Williams LTD NYC NY

                           Pivotal Points of Parallel Growth in collaboration with Ohad Meromi
for Meromi’s exhibition Rehearsal Sculpture, Art In General NYC

2010                How Learning Takes Shape Blanton Museum of Art, Austin TX
2006                Practicing Failure in collaboration with Fabienne Lasserre
for Allison Smith’s exhibition The Muster, Public Art Fund NYC

PUBLISHED WRITINGS

2012                The Education of Art and the Art of Education by Anna Craycroft

Paper Monument: Draw It With Your Eyes Closed

                           Interview with Game Designer Eric Zimmerman Garage Magazine #4

                           Memory Theatre of Mind Manifestation interview with Daniel Pinchbeck Garage Magazine #3

                           “==”Ron Eglash talks with Anna Craycroft Garage Magazine #2

2011                 Developing Patterns by Anna Craycroft

2008                The Agency of the Orphan by Anna Craycroft

2007                Sound Like a Gong written in collaboration with Anthony Marcellini  Satelite issue #2

2006                North Drive Press Issue #3, New York

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2011                Demeuse, Sarah “Mystic Truths an Offbeat Revelations: Anna Craycroft” …might be good issue #175

Barliant, Claire “Goings on About Town: Anna Craycroft” New Yorker October 17, 2011

2010                Hamer, Lauren “Interview: Anna Craycroft” ..mightbegood issue #155 2010

Ruud, Claire “From the Editor” ..mightbegood issue #147 2010

Evans, Ariel “Anna Craycroft: The Blanton Museum of Art” ArtLies #65 2010

2008                Shirreff, Erin “Orphan Theory: Anna Craycroft” ArtPapers July/August

Freedom: American Sculpture. DenHaag Sculptuur © 2008

Johnson, Ken; “Anna Craycroft: The Agency of the Orphan”  The New York Times, April 11, 2008, p. E36

Baker, R.C., “Best in show: ‘The Agency of the Orphan,’” Village Voice, April 1, 2008

Finch, Charlie, “Childhood’s End,” Artnet, Feb 26, 2008,

2007                Scott, Andrea, “In the Belly of the Beast”, The New Yorker, August 6 2007

Bunch Alliance and Dissolve, Public Holiday Projects, © 2006

2006                Socrates Sculpture Park  , Alyson Baker and Ivana Mestrovic, Socrates Sculpture Park, © 2006

“The Artist’s Artist: Best of 2006”, Artforum, December 20, 2006, XLV no.4

Murg, Stephanie, “Walking the Green Carpet”, Artnews, vol. 105/no. 2

2005                Greater New York 2005  ,   ed. Klaus Beisenbach, © 2005, PS1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City

Jagdsalon, Wolfgang Hartmann-Preis 2005

“Works in Progress”, V Magazine, no.36

Heartney, Elanor, “Report from New York 1” Art in America, June/July 2005

North Drive Press Issue #2, New York

AWARDS & COMMISSIONS

2011                Workspace Residency, Dieu Donne, NYC

2008                Commissioned Artwork for DenHaag Sculptuur, The Hague, NL

2005                Commissioned Artwork for Bloomberg LP  Art in General, NYC

Commissioned Artwork for Set and Drift LMCC, NYC

2004                Emerging Artist Fellowship Socrates Sculpture Park, NYC

2002-3            Viar Merit Fellowship Columbia University, NYC

Brevoort Eickmeyer Grant Columbia University, NYC

M Roche Grant Columbia University, NYC

 

CURATORIAL

2013                Curator of Performances and Workshops C’mon Language  PICA Portland OR

2012                Guest Curator for First Year MFA Thesis Exhibition Columbia University NYC

2011                Guest Curator for First Year MFA Thesis Exhibition Columbia University NYC

2010                Curator of Performances and Workshops Subject of Learning / Object of Study
                          The Blanton Museum of Art, Austin TX

2009                Curator of Performances and Workshops  Staging the Phenomenal Character,
Tracy Williams, Ltd., NY, NY

 

ART DIRECTION and THEATRICAL PRODUCTION

2012                Fashion Editorial for Garage Magazine #3 Memory Theatre of Mind Manifestation

Fashion Editorial for Garage Magazine #2  Fractal Affinities

2011                Video Projection Design Robert Ashley’s Vidas Perfectas Irondale Center, Brooklyn NY