Beverly Semmes

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Visiting Professor Fine Arts bsemmes@pratt.edu (718) 636-3634 p Brooklyn Campus, South Hall 1

Personal URL

http://www.beverlysemmesstudio.com

Education

B.F.A., Boston Museum School; B.A. Art History, Boston Museum School; M.F.A., Yale University School of Art; Skowhegan School of Art.

Biography

Exhibitions include PS1 MoMA, Artist’s Space (New York), Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (Winston-Salem, North Carolina), Institute of Contemporary Art (Philadelphia), Camden Arts Centre (London), Pecci Museum (Prato, Italy), Irish Museum of Modern Art (Dublin), Plastic Fantastic Lover at the Blum Helman Warehouse (New York), Bad Girls at New Museum (New York), Bad Girls West at UCLA Art Museum (Los Angeles), Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago), Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Washington), Virginia Museum of Art (Richmond, Virginia), Whitney Museum Philip Morris Gallery (New York), Wexner Center for the Arts (Columbus, Ohio); exhibited large-scale projects in Japan (1999 and 2003); international shows include Sonsbeek 9 (Arnhem, Holland), Regarding Beauty at Hirshhorn Museum (Washington), Rapture at Barbican Museum (London, England), New Material as New Media at Fabric Workshop and Museum (Philadelphia), Dresscodes (St. Gallen, Switzerland); participated in a major survey exhibition called Dirt on Delight organized by the ICA Philadelphia, which traveled to the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis.