Elisabeth Condon

ELISABETH CONDON
Born Los Angeles, California
Lives and works New York, New York

EDUCATION
1989, MFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
1986, BFA, Otis Art Institute of Parsons School of Design

SELECTED EXHIBITION HISTORY
Selected Solo Exhibitions
2019
527 Madison/Mitsui Fudosan America, New York, NY
2018
Miami International Airport Galleries, FL
2017
Audience Choice, Saunders Foundation Gallery, Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL (duo)
Herbert H. and Barbara C. Dow Center for Visual Arts, Interlochen Center for the Arts, Interlochen, MI
AIRIE Nest, Everglades, FL
Emerson Dorsch, Miami, FL
2016
Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY 
2015
Pulse New York, with Emerson Dorsch, New York, NY
2013
University Gallery, Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA
2012
Art & Cultural Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL
Maison de la Culture Maisonneuve, Montreal (duo)
Dorsch Gallery, Miami, FL (2010, 2008, 2006)
2011 
Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY
Bob Rauschenberg Gallery, Edison State College, Fort Myers, FL
2009 
Albany Museum of Art, Albany, GA
Da Feng Gallery, Beijing, China
Windows Project, GrantPirrie Gallery, Sydney, Australia
2008
Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY
Lenore Gray Gallery, Providence, RI (duo)
2007 
ADA Gallery, Richmond, VA (duo)
2004
1999
1998 
Selected Group Exhibitions
2019
Divine Interventions, Christ Episcopal Church, Sag Harbor, LI
Parameters, LES Gallery at The Clemente, New York, NY
Power of Ten, Kleinert / James Center for the Arts, Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild, Woodstock, NY
Dance With Me, Zürcher Gallery, New York, NY
Spirit of the Void, DUMBO Open Studios with Sharon Butler/Stephanie Theodore, Brooklyn, NY
Wraparound 17, curated by Renée Riccardo for ARENA at Suite 806, New York, NY
Incise, Echo & Repeat, Abrazo Interno Gallery at the Clemente, New York, NY
2018
Paradise Summit, Emerson-Dorsch, Miami, FL
Picnic, Lesley Heller Gallery, New York, NY
Brooklyn Combine, Norte Maar at the Muse, Brooklyn, NY
Natural Proclivities, Shirley Fiterman Art Center at BMCC, New York, NY
>Cultivate Your Own Garden, Painting Center, New York, NY
Spectrum III, Art Center Sarasota, FL
Wallpaper Dragon, The Gallery Project by Wang Xin, Armory Fair Platform 4 Pier 94, New York, NY
Local/Global, Madelyn Jordon Fine Art, Scarsdale, NY
Women of the Research Studio, Art & History Museums Maitland, FL
2017
Sunrise, Sunset, Emerson Dorsch, Miami, FL
Selections from the Permanent Collection, Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL
Marking Time, Mark Borghi Fine Art, New York, NY
Flora Fantastica!, Glyndor Gallery at Wave Hill, Riverdale, NY
Gardens on Orchard, Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY
Skyways, Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL
Women Painting at MDC, Miami Dade College Kendall, FL
Tremolo, Rick Wester Fine Art, New York, NY
Open Garden, Sara Nightingale Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY
Aesthetics & Values, Patricia and Philip Frost Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami, FL
2016
2014
2012
5th Beijing Biennial, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, Nomination
To Be A Lady: Forty-five Women in the Arts, 1285 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY
Fresher Paint, Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, New York
2011
Sense of Place, Foreman Gallery, Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY
Haywire, STOREFRONT, Brooklyn, NY
Find and Combine, Abrazo Interno Gallery at CSV Centre, NY, NY
Painting with Pictures, Part II, Artjail, NY, NY
Signs on the Road, Curatorial Research Lab/Winkleman Gallery, NY, NY
Reinventing the Landscape, A Fresh Look at Traditional and Contemporary Painting, Miami International Airport, Miami, FL
New Year, New Work, New Faces, STOREFRONT, Brooklyn, NY
2010
Citational Graphologies, or a Show of Hands, Centotto, Brooklyn, NY
Ab Hinc, Camp Pocket Utopia, Rouse's Point, NY
Get it Fresh! 6th Street Container, Miami, FL
New/Now, Schoolhouse Gallery, Provincetown, MA
Paper Trails, Pearce Gallery, Whitecliffe College of Art and Design, Auckland, NZ
Flower (Re)Power, Housatonic Museum of Art, Bridgeport, CT
Florida Contemporary, Naples Museum of Art, Naples, FL
Ocketopia, Lesley Heller Work Space, New York, NY
L'Arabesque, Bleu Acier, Inc., Tampa, FL
2009
Into the Wild, Carol Jazzar Contemporary Art
New/Now, Schoolhouse Gallery, Provincetown, MA
With You I Want to Live, From the Collection of Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz, Fort Lauderdale Museum, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Shapeshifted, Dorsch Gallery, Miami, FL
2008
Shapeshifter, Dorsch Gallery, Miami, FL
Under the Influence, Girls Club Foundation, Fort Lauderdale, FL
ContemporAryism, Songzhuang Museum, Beijing, China
Landscapes of the Mind, Permanent Collection, US Embassy, Beijing, China
Into the Woods, Arsenal Gallery at Central Park, New York, NY
Aesthetics and Values 2008, The Gallery at Green Library, Florida International University, Miami, FL
Drawing Beyond the Plane, Tampa Museum of Art
Beyond Picturopolis, Art Center/South Florida, Miami
2007
Picturopolis, DACRA, Miami, FL
2006
Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
Fantastic Routes, Roger Smith Hotel Lab Gallery, New York, NY 
Distance, Shenghua Art Center, Nanjing, China
Garden Paradise, Central Park Arsenal Gallery, New York, NY
Transparent/Opaque, Hunter College, New York, NY
Dragon Veins, Contemporary Art Museum, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, co-curator
2005
Being There, BIAC Art Space, Beijing, China
Drawing, Southeastern Contemporary Art Gallery, Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA
What is Drawing? Stock 20, Taichung, Taiwan
Florida Focus, Gulf Coast Museum of Art, Largo, FL
2004
Elisabeth Condon and Todd Schroeder, superior (an art space), Cleveland, OH
Visual Mnemonics, Edge Zones, Miami, FL
2003
Retrospectives, Gallery 312, Chicago, IL
Drawings SF/NY/LA, San Luis Obispo Center for the Arts, San Luis Obispo, CA
2001
The Figure: Another Side of Modernism,  Newhouse Center for the Arts, Snug Harbor, Staten Island, NY
1993
Cadavre Exquis, Drawing Center, New York, NY

COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS
1999 - 2003
Organized, alone and with Chicago-based artist Adleheid Mers, interactive installation projects in New York, Chicago, London, Tennessee, Florida
 
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY (PRINT / ELECTRONIC)
Artist Writings
2016 Elisabeth Condon on the Florida Everglades, Knight Foundation Blog
2014 Elisabeth Condon on Matisse, Painters on Painting (blog)

Essays
2018 Einspruch, Franklin, Near and Distant Views, Galleries at MIA, Miami, FL
2017 Ando, Erica, Unnatural Life, Emerson Dorsch Gallery
2016 Gynd, Peter, Bird and Flower, Lesley Heller Gallery
2009 Powers, Austin M. and Da Feng Gallery, Beijing: Elisabeth Condon, Beijing Sojourn

Books/Catalogs 
2018 
Mueller, Ellen. Remixing and Drawing: Sources, Influences and Styles. Routledge Focus Projects, New York and London
2017 
Texon, Wanda, Weinberg, Michelle, Landi, Ann, Delgado, Denise, Rupert, Sarah Michelle. Women Painting, Works from the collection of Francie Bishop Good & David Horvitz, published by Girl's Club Contemporary Art by Women. 135 pages. Fort Lauderdale, FL
2016
Jeng, Eileen and Morgan, Robert C. Splotch Exhibition Catalog. Neumeraki Projects, New York, NY
Viera, Cibele, ed. Making History Bushwick. Publisher: Arts in Bushwick, New York
2015 
Pill, Katherine, Editor. Marks Made: Prints by American Woman Artists from the 1960's to the Present. Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg Florida
2009 
Emerson-Dorsch, Tyler and Albany Museum of Art: Elisabeth Condon, A World of Scraps, Gestures and Images, exhibition catalogue
The Collection of Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz, Fort Lauderdale Museum/Nova Southeastern University, Catalogue
2008 
Wei, Lilly. Essay, Dragon Veins, Contemporary Art Museum, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
1998 
Photo credit, Occupational Hazard, Critical Writing on Recent British Art,McCorquodale, Duncan;Siderfin, Naomi, and Stallabrass, Julian, Editors. Black Dog Publishing Ltd., UK

Interviews
2019 
Elisabeth Condon: Responding to Contingency, Art Spiel, January 22
Conversations with the Inspiring Elisabeth Condon, Voyage MIA, January 17
2017 
Luxury Defined:In the Studio With Elisabeth Condon, Christie's International Real Estate blog, May 30
2016 
Elisabeth Condon: Under the Radar, Vasari21.com, January 13
2015 
Hood, John. Shanghai, New York, Miami: Elisabeth Condon Wins the New York Pulse Prize for Miami (Kinda), Culture Designers. March 12
2015 
Sisk, Ashli. In Conversation with Elisabeth Condon. Artfile online magazine. Februrary 1
2013 
Morrisroe, Julia. Visual Elements of the Pour. 13 Ways of Looking at Painting, May 7
Kendrick, Joseph. Pour it on Me: An Interview With Elisabeth Condon.The Electric Beef Blog, April 10
2012 
Hogue, Jeff. Facebook Artist Interviews: Elisabeth Condon. September
2009 
Emerson-Dorsch, Tyler and Albany Museum of Art: Elisabeth Condon, A World of Scraps, Gestures and Images, exhibition catalogue, 2009
2005
Feature: Alumni Around the World: Life Beyond the Fifth Ring, Otis College of Art and Design Magazine (OMAG), Winter Issue

Press
2017 
Vasquez, Neil. Elisabeth Condon: Unnatural Life at Emerson-Dorsch Gallery (review). Art ltd. May 1
2016 
Einspruch, Franklin. Elisabeth Condon: Bird and Flower at Lesley Heller, Delicious Line, November 3
D'Agostino, Paul, Gallery Rounds: Up and Underway, Brooklyn Magazine, September 13
Gomez, Edward M., In New Paintings, Elisabeth Condon Pours on Color and Unexpected Forms, Hyperallergic, September 10
Micchelli, Thomas, When a Splotch Isn't Just a Splotch. Hyperallergic, August 6
Kalm, James, Rough Cuts vlog July 21, Splotch II at Lesley Heller Workspace Painting 3:46-4:51
Editors, Artnews, 9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week (image), July 18
2015 
Fishman, George. Into The Wild Exhibit at MDC Kendall Campus Explores Forces of Nature. Miami Herald, October 25
Cohen, Arianne. When Do You Do Your Best Thinking? Bloomberg Business Week, posted May 14
Kracht, Gigi O. Art to Heart: Brooklyn and Beyond, Sunshine's Nook, Views Magazine (Bar Au Lac Hotel, Zurich). p. 79.
Landi, Ann. Facing the Blank Canvas. Artnews Magazine, June
Cohen, Arianne. What I Wear To Work: Artist Elisabeth Condon, Bloomberg Businessweek, April 21
Garnet News Weekly Women & The Arts Feature:Elisabeth Condon, January 3
2013 
Lombardi, D. Dominick, Earthward Bound, HuffPost Arts & Culture Blog, November 11
Gomez, Edward M. Still Abstract After All These Years. Arts & Antiques magazine, February
2012 
Tschida, Anne, Elisabeth Condon's Paintings and Her Punk LA, Knight Arts Blog, Miami, November 9
Press Image for Friday: The Seven Seas, Los Angeles Times, Orlando Sentinel, Daily Pilot, SouthFlorida.com and other web publications. Posted November 5
Michelli, Thomas. City of Women, Hyperallergic online magazine. Posted October 13
A Thousand Living Painters, Second Edition, (no. 850)
Condon, Carslile, Weinberg. Art is About (blog) May 16
2011 
Baker, Katherine. Artist Finds Her Voice Painting with Chinese Philosphy, Kenyon Collegian, Nov. 3
Walker-Tomé, Kara. Elisabeth Condon: Artist To Watch, The Art Economist, Summer issue, p. 79
Einspruch, Franklin, Paintings That Shouldn't Work: Elisabeth Condon, Artcritical, July 19; NY Sun, August 4
Chatterson, Kris, KCLOG (blog), May 2
Horner, James, NY Examiner,  April 25
Butler, Sharon, Two Coats of Paint, April 21
2010 
Church, Amanda. Review. ArtPapers issue 34:04, pp.45-5.
Jackson, Stephanie Lee, the Consciousness Painter, Oh Pretty Lady (blog), April 19
2009 
Platt, Ron. New American Paintings, Edition 82. Open Studios Press,pp. 48-51
Must Do Events: Media, That’s Beijing, June issue, page 48
Nell with Lionel Bawden in Conversation: New Zealand Art Monthly, www.nzartmonthly.co.nz, April
Johnston, Rachelle, Review, Diary, Antennae, www.antennae.org.uk, spring issue 
2008
Van Siclen, Bill, Review, Providence Journal, October 23
Weinberg, Michelle. Review, Miami Sun-Post, April 28
Zevitas, Steven T., Ed. Studio Visit,Vol. I, Juried Selection of Visual Artists, Open Studios Press
Bromirski, Martin. Elisabeth Condon. Anaba (blog), January 7
Lombardi, D. Dominick. Doing Miami, Again, InternationalArtFairs, D’Art magazines,spring
2006
Hoffman, Rachel, review, M - The New York Art World, December
Weinberg, Michelle. Critics Picks, Miami Sun Post (Art Basel Issue), December 7,  p. 57
Editorial, On Collecting: 10 Works We Like for Under $2,500, Artinfo.com, November 8
Voeller, Megan. Treat Yourself, Creative Loafing, October 10
Chase, Amy. The Gallery: Elisabeth Condon, www.apartmenttherapy.com, February 16
Bennett, Lennie. East-West connectors: An exhibit at USF's Contemporary Art Museum explores the Artistic Bridges Between Two Cultures' Painting Traditions. St. Petersburg Times, January 22
2004 
Tranberg, Dan, “Two artists: one serious, one fun, both dynamic,” Cleveland Plain Dealer, June 8
Weinberg, Michelle, “Triple Threat,” Miami New Times, May 6
Gray,Channing, “Lenore Gray goes from Abstract to Figurative,” Providence Journal LIVE, May 17
​GRANTS/AWARDS/FELLOWSHIPS
2018
Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters & Sculptors Grant Program, New York, NY
2015 
Mercedes Matter Award, New York Studio School Alumni Exhibition,New York, NY
New York 2015 PULSE Prize, Pulse Contemporary Art Fair, New York, NY
Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Emergency Grant, New York, NY, 2015
2014
Confucius Institute Understanding China Fellowship, Hanban, Beijing, China
Provost Summer Research Grant, University of South Florida, Tampa,, also 2012,9,,6,5
2012
Creative Scholar Grant, University Research Council, University of South Florida, Tampa, also 2009
2011
College of The Arts Research Grant, University of South Florida, Tampa, also 2010, 2008
2008
Individual Artist Fellowship, Florida Division of Cultural Affairs
2007 
Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant, New York, NY
Individual Artist Grant, Hillsborough County, FL
2006
Artist Enhancement Grant, Florida Division of Cultural Affairs
2005
New Researcher Grant, University Research Council, University of South Florida, Tampa

RESIDENCIES

PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS
2019
Metropolitan Transit Authority, Astoria Line (N, W), Ditmars Station. Queens, NY
2017
ASF3 International Arrival Atrium, Tampa International Airport, Tampa, FL 

CURATED EXHIBITIONS
2017
Strange Flowers, Westbeth Gallery, New York, NY: Jimmy Wright, Chrysanne Stathacos, Judith Linhares, Jessica Weiss, Nancy Friedemann, Brece Honeycutt, Rebecca Saylor Sack, Amy Lincoln, Elisabeth Condon, Cecile Chong. 
2013
Pour, Co-curated with Carol Prusa. Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL; traveled Asya Geisberg Gallery and Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY: Kris Chatterson, Ingrid Calame, Roland Flexner, Angelina Gualdoni, Carrie Moyer, Carolanna Parlato, David Reed, Jackie Saccoccio, Carrie Yamaoka. Catalog with essays by Stephen Maine and Tyler Emerson-Dorsch. 
2006
Dragon Veins, Co-curated with Mernet Larsen. University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, FL: Frances Barth, David Brody, iona rozeal brown, Emily Cheng, Elisabeth Condon, Chie Fueki, Yun-Fei Ji, Suzanne Kuhn, Mernet Larsen, Sang Nam Lee, Takashi Murakami, Zhang Hongtu. Catalog with essay by Lilly Wei.

LECTURES/PANEL DISCUSSIONS/WORKSHOPS
2019 
Incise, Echo & Repeat, Panelist, Abrazo Interno Gallery, New York, NY
2018
Art & History Museums Maitland Artist Talk, Maitland, FL
2017 
Brooklyn Wayfarers, Critic-in-Residence, Brooklyn, NY
USF-CAM Director's Circle, Tampa International Airport, Tampa, FL
Interlochen Arts Academy, Visiting Artist Lecture and Workshop, Interlochen, MI
Ringling School of Art & Design, Sarasota, FL
Tampa Museum of Art, A Conversation with Joanna Robotham, Tampa Collects, Tampa, FL
AIRIE @ PAMM, Panel Discussion: Getting the Water Right, Miami, FL
U of Central Florida, Lecture and Critiques for Mixed Media (Wanda Raimond-Ortiz), Orlando, FL
2016
SUNY School of Architecture and Planning, Recovering China's Landscapes: A Symposium, Buffalo, NY
Brooklyn College, GSA MFA Program Lunch Lecture Series, Brooklyn, NY
Boca Raton Museum Panel Discussion: All Florida Invitational, Boca Raton, FL
Confucius Institute Lecture, Five Chinese Artists, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
2015
Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL, Marks Made Panel Discussion, St. Petersburg, FL
Interlochen Center for the Arts NY Studio Visit, New York, NY
University of Miami Art + Art History, Lecture, Miami, FL
2014
Expatriate Professional Women's Society Lecture, Shanghai, China
M on the Bund, Panel Discussion, Shanghai, China
Department of Architecture and Art, Florida International University, Miami, FL
2013 
Confucius Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
Pace University, New York, NY
Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art, Georgia State University, GA
2012
College of Arts & Sciences, Dept of Art, U of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
Memphis College of Art, Memphis, TN
Marston Lectureship Visiting Artist, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Art & Art History Visiting Lecture Series, Florida Atlantic U, Boca Raton, FL
2011
Mesaros Visiting Artist, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH
Fall Gibbons Lecture Series, USF School of Architecture & Community Design, Tampa, FL
Edison State College, Lee Campus, Fort Myers, FL
California College of the Arts, Studio Visit, Brooklyn, NY
MFA Special Topics, Department of Art & Design, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ
2009
Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
MFA Special Topics, Dept. of Art & Design, Montclair State University, Monclair, NJ
 Boston University, Boston, MA
Tampa Museum of Art, Art at Lunch, Tampa, FL
2007
Maryland Institute College of the Arts, Baltimore, MD
Cooper Union School of Art Summer Residency, New York, NY
2006
Mount Royal College of Art, Baltimore, MD
2005
Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan
Feng Chua University, Taichung, Taiwan
National Yunlin University of Science & Technology, Taichung, Taiwan
University of Texas, San Marcos, TX 
New School University, 2005 Art New York Program, New York, NY
Art Forum, Dept of Art & Design, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ
2004 
Teaching Inst. of Contemporary Art, School of the Art Institute, Chicago, IL
2003 
East Campus Gallery, Valencia Community College, Orlando, FL
Advanced Painting, Lecture and Critiques, Cooper Union School of Art, New York, NY
Advanced Painting, Lecture and Critiques, School of the Art Institute, Chicago, IL

TEACHING
2017-19 Assistant Adjunct Professor, Painting and Drawing, Marymount Manhattan College, New York, NY
2018      MFA Mentor, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2008-14 Associate Professor of Painting and Drawing, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
2003-08 Assistant Professor of Painting and Drawing, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Perez Museum, Miami, FL
Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL
U.S. Department of State Art in Embassies Program, Beijing, China
Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz Collection/Girls Club, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Martha and Jim Sweeny Collection of Contemporary Prints by American Women,
Museum of Fine Arts, Saint Petersburg, FL
JP Morgan Chase Collection, New York, NY
Conoco Phillips, Houston, TX
M-Restaurant Group Glamour Bar, Shanghai, China
Roger Evans Collection, London, UK
Private Collections throughout the United States, Europe and Asia