Works

This is a painting titled Untitled by Ellen Berkenblit made in 1992. The medium of the painting is oil on canvas, and the dimensions are 21 x 17 inches.This is a drawing named Untitled by Ellen Berkenblit made in 2018. The materials are gouache and graphite on paper, and the dimension is 11 by 15 inches.This is a drawing named Untitled by Ellen Berkenblit made in 2018. The materials are gouache and graphite on paper, and the dimension is 15 by 11 inches.SunshineThis is a painting named The Camera Truck by Ellen Berkenblit made in 2018. The materials are oil, charcoal and paint stick on calico, and the dimensions are 93 x 65.25 inches (236.22 x 165.74 cm).This is a drawing named Untitled by Ellen Berkenblit made in 1980. The materials are pencil on paper, and the dimension is 5.5 by 6.75 inches.This is a painting named Untitled by Ellen Berkenblit made in 1993. The materials are oil on linen, and the dimensions are 15 x 14 inches (38.1 x 35.56 cm).This is a drawing named Untitled by Ellen Berkenblit made in 2018. The materials are graphite and gouache on paper, and the dimension is 11 by 15 inches.This is a drawing named Untitled by Ellen Berkenblit made in 2016. The materials are graphite and gouache on paper, and the dimension is 11 by 15 inches.This is a drawing named Untitled by Ellen Berkenblit made in 1990. The medium of the drawing is mixed media on paper, and the dimensions are 7.75 x 10 inches.This is a painting named Chantilly Rouge by Ellen Berkenblit made in 2018. The materials are oil, charcoal and paint stick on calico, and the dimensions are 93 x 78 inches (236.22 x 198.12 cm).This is a painting named Tincture of Musk by Ellen Berkenblit made in 2017. The materials are oil and paint stick on linen, and the dimensions are 76 x 88 inches (193.04 x 223.52 cm).

Exhibitions

Biography

Ellen Berkenblit

  • 1958

    Born in Paterson, New Jersey

  • 1980

    Studied at The Cooper Union, BFA

  • Lives and works in New York, NY

  • Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Susanne Vielmetter, Los Angeles Projects, CA

  • 2018

    The Clock Unlocked, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
    Lines Roar, The Drawing Center, New York, NY
    Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

  • 2017

    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2016

    Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, CA

  • 2015

    New Paintings, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY 

  • 2012

    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY 

  • 2009

    Re:Construction:, curated by Abby Messitte, Poster Project at 50 Trinity, New York, NY

  • 2008

    Michael Benevento, Los Angeles, CA
    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY  

  • 2007

    Suzanne Hilberry Gallery, Detroit, MI

  • 2005

    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2003

    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2000

    Charim Klocker Gallery, Vienna, Austria
    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
    TBA Gallery, Chicago, IL

  • 1996

    Boesky & Callery, New York, NY

  • 1993

    Galerie Hubert Klocker, Vienna, Austria

  • 1992

    TBA Gallery, Chicago, IL
    White Columns, New York, NY [cat.]

  • 1986

    Semaphore East, New York, NY

  • 1985

    Semaphore East, New York, NY

  • 1984

    Semaphore East, New York, NY

  • Group Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Dark Laughter curated by Barry Schwabsky, Pippy Houldsworth, London, UK
    Small Painting, Corbett vs Dempsey, Chicago, IL
    Downtown Painting Presented by Alex Katz, Peter Freeman, New York, NY
    Malmö Sessions, Carl Kostyál, Malmö, Sweden
    True Blue Mirror: Ellen Berkenblit and Sarah Braman, McEvoy Foundation for the Arts, San Francisco, CA 

    The Other Self, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens, Greece

    Samaritans, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, New York, NY

  • 2018

    WAHLVERWANDTSCHAFTEN / ELECTIVE AFFINITIES, Sammlung Friedrichshof, Austria

    Set Adrift on Memory Bliss, organized by Tessa Perutz at Pablo’s Birthday, New York, NY                              

    Line and Verse, Andréhn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm, Sweden               

  • 2017

    Line and Verse, Andréhn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm, Sweden
    A Space For Thought
    , Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy
    Club 57: Film, Performance, and Art in the East Village, 1978–1983, 
    Museum of Modern Art, New York
    In Paper We Trust, The Dot Project, London, UK
    Lyric on a Battlefield, Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY
    Hope and Hazard: A Comedy of Eros
    , curated by Eric Fischl Hall Art Collection, Reading, VT

  • 2016

    MCA DNA: Riot Grrrls, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
    Implosion 20, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
    GRIND, Various Small Fires, Los Angeles, CA
    Two Years of Looking, curated by Erik Hanson, New Art Projects, London, UK
    IMAGINE, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy
    The Westreich/Wagner Collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
    Subliminal Shifts, Tracy Williams Ltd., New York, NY

  • 2015

    12x12x12, Black Ball Projects, Brooklyn, NY
    39 Years, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Ferndale, MI
    The Westreich/Wagner Collection, Whitney Museum, New York, NY 
    Other Planes of There, Corbett vs. Dempsey, Chicago, IL
    BODY/IMAGE, Susan Inglett Gallery, New York, NY
    yin yang, 99 cent plus / HANDJOB Gallery//Store, Brooklyn, NY
    Eid Ma Clack Shaw, organized by Abby Messitte, LABspace, Great Barrington, MA
    Ellen Berkenblit, Lee Maida, Tracy Miller, Derek Eller, New York, NY
    SELF: Portraits of Artists in their Absence, curated by Filippo Fossati, National Academy
    Museum & School, New York, NY

  • 2014

    Ellen Berkenblit, Steve DiBenedetto, Philip Hanson, Barry Le Va, Albert Oehlen, Alexander
    Ross, Rebecca Shore, David Nolan Gallery, New York, NY
    Personal Space, Essex Flowers, New York, NY

  • 2013

    After Hours 2: Murals on the Bowery, presented by the Art Production Fund & The New
    Museum, New York, NY
    American Treasures: Other Voices, Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, ME
    Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
    Manifesto, FIAF Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2011

    Pressing Ideas: Fifty Years of Womens' Lithographs from Tamarind, National Museum of Women
    in the Arts, Washington, DC

  • 2010

    Contemporary Works From the Collection, Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, ME
    NeoIntegrity, The Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art, New York, NY
    Townie, Foley Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2009

    If the Dogs are Barking, Artist Space, New York, NY
    Light Motive, Suzanne Tarasieve, Paris, France

  • 2008

    Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY
    Friends and Family, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
    Ultra-Concentrated Joy, Ecstatic Drawings by Contemporary Artists, New York Academy of Art,
    New York, NY
    Love, Love, Love, Martos Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2007

    Graphic Content, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH

  • 2006

    Ellen Berkenblit and Chris Caccamice, Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • 2005

    Paint on Metal, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
    Aliceday, Brussels, Belgium

  • 2004

    Affect, Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art, Collegeville, PA
    East Village, New Museum, New York, NY
    Toy Box, Casas Riegner Gallery, Miami, FL
    Paint on Metal, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ

  • 2003

    Serious Play/Metaphorical Gestures, Austrian Cultural Forum, New York, NY
    Ellen Berkenblit/Ivzia Capan, Black Dragon Society, Vienna, Austria
    Michael Kohen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

  • 2002

    Officina America, Galeria D’Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy
    Into the Woods, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY
    Landscape, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2001

    Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, American Academy of Arts and Letters,
    New York, NY
    Wonderland, Bakalar and Huntington Galleries, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
    I Love NY, Benefit show, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2000

    Drawing 2000, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY
    Madison Avenue: Where Fashion Meets Art, Calypso, New York, NY

  • 1999

    Spellbound, Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Drawings, Alexander and Bonin, New York, NY
    Deutsche Bank, 15th Anniversary of the Artists Fellowship Program of the New York
    Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY
    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

  • 1997

    Drawings & Paintings, Wooster Gardens, New York, NY

  • 1996

    Ellen Berkenblit, Kara Hammond, Bronwyn Keenan Gallery, New York, NY
    Group Hanging, Griffin Linton Fine Arts, Costa Mesa, CA

  • 1995

    Berkenblit, Nares, Prince, Wool, Galleria Bonomo, Rome, Italy

  • 1994

    Small Wonders, Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, TX
    Waterworks, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY

  • 1993

    Yours, Wooster Gardens, New York, NY

  • 1992

    Group Show, Luhring Augustine, New York, NY
    Good Work, The Cooper Union, New York, NY
    Update 1992, White Columns, New York, NY
    Shape Shifters, Amy Lipton Gallery, New York, NY
    The Anti-Masculine (Overlapping but not corresponding to the Feminine), Kim Light Gallery,
    Los Angeles, CA

  • 1986

    Inaugural Exhibition, Robbin Lockett Gallery, Chicago, IL

  • 1985

    Chiarobscura, curated by John Duff, Art City, New York, NY
    Cross Currents, Sande Webster Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
    Comic Relief, Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, TX
    Semaphoria, Semaphore East, New York, NY
    Works on paper, Semaphore East, New York, NY
    Double Vision, B-Side Gallery, New York, NY and Frank Bernaducci Gallery, New York, NY

  • 1984

    Pop Symbolism, Center Gallery, Burknell University, Lewisburg, PA
    Neo York, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
    East Village Artists, The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
    Psychology, New York Public Library, Tompkins Square Branch, New York, NY
    Romance and Catastrophe, Piezo Electric Gallery, New York, NY
    Small Works, Semaphore East, New York, NY
    Twilight Zone, East 7th Street Gallery, New York, NY
    Limbo. P.S.1, Long Island City, New York, NY
    Emergence, Susan Caldwell Gallery, New York, NY
    Underdog, East 7th Street Gallery, New York, NY
    Terminal New York, Brooklyn Army Terminal, New York, NY
    Wish You’d Been Here, ABC No Rio, New York, NY
    The Wild West Show, Piezo Electric Gallery, New York, NY
    The Ritz, The Ritz Hotel, Washington, DC

 
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