menu David Rich : painter

David Rich : Resume

Selected Solo Exhibitions

  • Ethan Pettit Gallery, Brooklyn, 2013
  • University of St. Catherine, St. Paul, 2011
  • Just Regular Vernacular, Acme Art Works, St. Paul, 2011
  • Cypress College, Cypress CA, 2006
  • Gallery Co, Minneapolis, 2005
  • First Street Gallery, New York, 2000, 1998, 1995, 1993, 1991
  • Dolly Fiterman Gallery, Minneapolis, 1998, 1992, 1985
  • Satori Fine Art, Chicago, 1997
  • Kyle Belding Gallery, Denver, 1992, 1990, 1988
  • Franz Bader Gallery, Washington DC, 1986
  • Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1983
  • Bernal Gallery, Chicago, 1979
  • Galerie Elizabeth, Chicago, 1979

Selected Group Exhibitions:

  • Ethan Pettit Gallery, Brooklyn, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013
  • Boecker Contemporary Heidleberg Germany 2016
  • Schelfhaudt Gallery, University of Bridgeport, 2016
  • Galerie Schütte, Essen, Germany, 2015
  • Poiesis Spec, Berlin, 2015
  • Galerie Martina Kaiser, Koln, Germany 2015
  • Mirta Demare International Visual Art, Rotterdam, Netherlands 2015
  • B Sides & Bootlegs, Studio 4, Brooklyn, 2015
  • Sideshow Nation, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, 2016, 2015, 2014
  • Bespoke Gallery, Dusseldorf, Germany, 2014
  • Painting Center, New York, 2014
  • Circa Gallery, Minneapolis 2015, 2014
  • Life on Mars Gallery, Brooklyn, 2014
  • Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 2014, 2010, 1995, 1992
  • Minnesota Museum of American Art, St. Paul, 2012, 1993
  • The Smell of God, Obsidian Arts, Minneapolis, 2010; curated by Barthelemy Toguo
  • Minneapolis College of Art and Design, 2009, 2005, 2004, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1995
  • Cypress College, Cypress CA, 2008
  • Robert Steele Gallery, New York, 2007
  • Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, 2004
  • Contemporary American Figure Drawing, Frye Museum, Seattle, 2002
  • Dolly Fiterman Gallery, Minneapolis, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1991, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1984
  • Necessary Differences, Soap Factory, Minneapolis, 2000
  • UFA Gallery, New York, 2000
  • Satori Fine Art, Chicago, 1996
  • National Academy of Design, New York, 1996
  • Ernesto Mayans Gallery, Santa Fe, 1989, 1988
  • Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 1989, 1987 two-person
  • Grayson Gallery, Chicago, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983
  • Hokin Gallery, Chicago, 1981, 1980

Selected Museum Collections

  • Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
  • Minneapolis Institute of Arts
  • Weisman Museum, Minneapolis
  • Minnesota Museum of American Art, St. Paul

Selected Teaching

  • Minneapolis College of Art and Design, 1985-2010
    BFA & MFA programs, all levels Painting and Drawing
  • Vermont College MFA Program, 2005-2006, 1996-1998

Selected Visiting Artist Lectures

  • University of North Carolina, 2012
  • University of Minnesota, 2010, 2008, 2006, 2004, 2003, 2001, 1999, 1997, 1994, 1991
  • Hartford Art School. 2009, 2006
  • University of Wisconsin, 2007, 2001, 1999, 1993
  • Maryland Institute College of Art, 2004
  • Cypress College, Cypress CA, 2006
  • University of Washington, 2002

Selected Grants

  • Joan Mitchell Fellowship Nominee, 2014
  • Puffin Foundation
    2004 (Painting: Urban Landscape and Shared Space);
    1999 (Painting: Social Forces in Everyday Life);
    1996 (Painting: Psychological/Social Interactions)
  • Minneapolis College of Art and Design Faculty Grants: 2007, 2005, 2003, 2001
  • Minnesota State Arts Board: 2005, 1990, 1984

Selected Articles:

Selected Education:

  • MFA, University of Oregon, 1976
  • BFA, Kansas City Art Institute, 1974
  • Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, 1974
  • New York Studio School, Paris Session, 1973
  • Philadelphia College of Art, 1970-72