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Nancy Shaver


Selected Group Exhibitions


"Duet" - Mamoth Gallery, London, England


"WOLF in Erie County" - Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY

"Figure and Field - A Collaboration" - Mural Gallery, Hobart, NY

"Wolf Tones - A Many-sided House" - Oakville Galleries, Oakville, Ontario, Canada

“Interior Life: Recent Acquisitions” – National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC



“rivers, threads, folds” – an installation by Wolf Tones (Nancy Shaver, Sterrett Smith, Maximilian Goldfarb, Pradeep Dalal) – Art Cake Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (through the auspices of Brooklyn Rail)

“Nancy Shaver - Copper and Propane, A Photograph: What It Is and What It Isn’t”  - F Gallery, Houston, TX


"The Agreement: Chromatic Presences" curated by William Corwin - Zurcher Gallery, NY, NY

Art Basel Miami Beach, FL  (Derek Eller Gallery, NY)

"In Conversation" - Kathryn Markel Fine Arts, NYC

"Broken Dishes" - Soloway Gallery, Brooklyn, NY



​"Alex Olson and Nancy Shaver: Waters - Gallery 12.26, Dallas, TX

"Just Painting" - Jack Barrett Gallery, NYC

"Hudson Athens Light" - Hudson Hall, Hudson, NY

“Gathering Texture, Following Shape” – Parker Gallery, LA, CA

Frieze L.A. – LA, CA


"One Day at a Time" - LA Museum of Contemporary Art, LA, CA

"dime store alchemy" - Flag Art Foundation, NYC

"Outliers and American Vanguard Art" - National Gallery, Washington, D.C.




"Incident Report, Reports" - September Gallery, Hudson, NY

"Independent New York" - Spring Studios, NYC

“Post-Election” – September Gallery, Hudson, NY       

"Abandoned Luncheonette" - Jeff Bailey Gallery, Hudson, NY

La Biennle di Venezia - 2017 - 57th International Art Exhibition, Venice, Italy



"The Potato Eaters" - Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, WA

"Looking Back: 10th White Columns Annual" - White Columns Gallery, New York, NY

"Strange Abstraction" - Fredericks & Freiser, NYC

Freize New York - Randall's Island, NY

"Onion by the Ocean" - Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY

"Blue Jean Baby" - September Gallery, Hudson, NY

"Taylor Davis and Nancy Shaver" - Adams and Ollman, Portland, Oregon

"XXXmASS" - Kate Werble Gallery, NYC



"Greater NY" - MoMA - PS1, Brooklyn, NY

"The Look of Things" - Soloway Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

"A Rare Earth Magnet"- Derek Eller Gallery, NYC

"Freedom Curated Culture" - Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

"Reconciliation" - Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT

"sorry, I've been trying to teach a peacock how to act", Rachel Uffner Gallery, NYC



“Displayed”, Anton Kern Gallery, NYC

“Goldfish”, P! Gallery, NYC

“Eric’s Trip”, Lisa Cooley Gallery, NYC

”Correspondence,” Publication Studio, Catskill, NY

”Cancel All Our Vows,” organized by Taylor Davis and Nancy Shaver,  Dodge Gallery, NYC

“Robert Gober: The Heart is Not a Metaphor”, Museum of Modern Art,                                                  NYC



”Framing the Viewshed, Groundswell,” Olana State Historic Site, site-specific works in performance, sound, text, installation and movement

           “My Crippled Friend,” Columbia College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio

“Art-Link,” Foundation Gallery, Columbia-Greene Community College, Hudson, NY Group exhibition, The Artist’s Institute, New York; curated by Haim Steinbach



“Punt,” Feature Inc., New York “Peekskill Project V: The New Hudson River School,” Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY

“Everyday Abstract – Abstract Everyday,” James Cohan Gallery, New York; curated by Matthew Higgs

“Creature from the Blue Lagoon,” Martos Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY; organized by Bob Nickas

“Exhibition of Works by Newly Elected Members and Recipients of Honors and Awards,” American Academy of     Arts and Letters, New York

“Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts,” National Academy of Arts and Letters, New York



“self-referral nonobjective,” Feature Inc., New York

“bodybraingame,” Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago



“Francis Cape – The Other End of the Line,” The High Line, New York; group exhibition component curated by Ian Berry

“Long Long Gone,” Leo Koenig Inc., New York

“Wall-to-Wall,” Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles

“The Jewel Thief,” The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Saratoga Springs, NY;  curated by Ian Berry and Jessica Stockholder

“Skulture,” Feature Inc., New York



“One loses one’s classics,” White Flag Projects, St. Louis, MO “Populate This Form,” Feature Inc., New York



“Begin Again Right Back Here,” White Columns, New York; curated by B. Wurtz Public Project, Albany International Airport, Albany, NY (with Tammy Dudman)

“History, Use, & Borrowed Landscape,” John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY; curated by Nancy Shaver “Rose Colored Glasses,” Gavin Brown’s Enterprise @ Passerby, New York

“Shit,” Feature Inc., New York



“The sun rises in the evening.,” Feature Inc., New York

“Honey Bunches,” Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston



“About Painting,” Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY (catalogue)

“Grass and Honey,” Champion Fine Art, Brooklyn; curated by David Shaw (catalogue)



“Tony Feher, Arturo Herrera, Nancy Shaver and Richard Tuttle,” Brent Sikkema, New York

“Lumpenedlyness,” Lump Gallery, Raleigh, NC; curated by Hudson

“Contra/Post,” JG Contemporary, New York; curated Joe Fyfe

“Living with Duchamp,” Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY (brochure)



“Another, once again, many times more.,” Feature Inc., New York

“Private View: Daphne Fitzpatrick/Nancy Shaver/Amy Sillman/Kara Walker,” Brent Sikkema, New York

“Six Contemporary Artists; Polly Apfelbaum, Daphne Fitzpatrick, Nancy Shaver, Amy Sillman, Lorna Simpson, Kara Walker,” Clifford Gallery, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY; curated by Michael Jenkins (brochure)



“Open the Pod Bay Door, Hal,” Feature Inc., New York



Matthew Marks Gallery, New York; curated by Robert Gober Curt Marcus Gallery, New York



“Coming off the Wall,” Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA



“Works on Paper,” Curt Marcus Gallery, New York



Curt Marcus Gallery, New York “Sculpture as Objects: 1915–1995,” Curt Marcus Gallery, New York; in collaboration with Timothy Baum (catalogue)

“Representational Drawings,” Feature Inc., New York

“I Gaze a Gazely Stare,” Feature Inc,. New York

“Papiers Choisis,” Galerie Montenay, Paris

“Strung Into the Apollonian Dream...,” Feature Inc., New York



“Can You Always Believe Your Eyes: Recent American Drawings,” Museum of Contemporary Art De Beyard, Breda Netherlands; curated by Rob Peree and Lydia Schouten (catalogue)



“Les Petits Rien de la Vie,” La Galerie Volée à Une Muse, Lyon, France Curt Marcus Gallery, New York

“Here’s Looking at Me: Contemporary Self-Portraits,” Espace Lyonnais d’Art Contemporain, Lyon, France (traveling through 1994) (catalogue)

“Yours,” Wooster Gardens, New York; curated by Michael Jenkins



“Drawn in the Nineties,” Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY; subsequent tour organized by Independent Curators Incorporated; curated by Joshua Smith (catalogue)

“Works on Paper,” Curt Marcus Gallery, New York Curt Marcus Gallery, New York



Curt Marcus Gallery, New York



“Status of Sculpture,” ELAC Art Contemporain, Lyon, France; ICA London (catalogue)



“Nature Morte,” Galerie Montenay, Paris

“Buena Vista,” John Gibson Gallery, New York; curated by Collins & Milazzo (catalogue)

“Filling the Gap,” Feigen Inc., Chicago; curated by Saul Ostrow

“Buttinsky,” Feature, New York

“The Milky Way,” Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA; curated by Stephen Westfall (catalogue)

“Poetic Objectives,” Curt Marcus Gallery, New York; curated by Gordon VeneKlasen Galerie Georges Verney-Carron, Villeurbanne, France

“The Mirror in Which Two are Seen as One,” Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ; curated by Andrea Belag Paula Cooper Gallery, New York

“Avant 1989,” Villa Gillet, Lyon, France; curated by Haim Steinbach

“Cinderella Rockefeller,” Feature, New York

“300 Years of Still Life,” Michael Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles

“Pre-Pop, Post-Appropriation,” Stux Gallery, New York; curated by Collins and Milazzo in cooperation with Leo Castelli (catalogue)

“New Poverty,” Meyers/Bloom Gallery, Los Angeles; curated by Collins and Milazzo



“Media Post Media,” Scott Hanson Gallery, New York; curated by Collins and Milazzo (catalogue)



“Messages,” Carlo Lamagna Gallery, New York

“One Hand Clapping,” Karsten Schubert Ltd., London Michael Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles Feature, Chicago



Cable Gallery, New York Feature, Chicago



“Vermont Photography,” Robert Hall Fleming Museum, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT



55 Mercer Street, New York Club 57, New York



Books Inc., New York



P.S. 122, New York



University Art Gallery, State University of New York, Albany, NY



Connecticut College Art Gallery, New London, CT



Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH



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