Amy Brener

 ( 1982, Victoria, British Columbia)

Biography

Amy Brener was born in Victoria, BC, Canada and is currently based in Queens, New York. Since graduating with an MFA from Hunter College in 2010, her work has exhibited at galleries and institutions in the US, Canada, Europe and China. Highlights include MoMA PS1 and Socrates Sculpture Park in New York, the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas, Galerie Pact in Paris, Reyes Projects in Detroit, Wentrup Gallery in Berlin, MacLaren Art Centre in Ontario and Riverside Art Museum in Beijing. Her work has been featured in publications such as CURA, The New York Times, Hyperallergic, V Magazine, Artnet News and The Brooklyn Rail.
Amy Brener was born in Victoria, BC, Canada and is currently based in Queens, New York. Since graduating with an MFA from Hunter College in 2010, her work has exhibited at galleries and institutions in the US, Canada, Europe and China. Highlights include MoMA PS1 and Socrates Sculpture Park in New York, the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas, Galerie Pact in Paris, Reyes Projects in Detroit, Wentrup Gallery in Berlin, MacLaren Art Centre in Ontario and Riverside Art Museum in Beijing. Her work has been featured in publications such as CURA, The New York Times, Hyperallergic, V Magazine, Artnet News and The Brooklyn Rail.
Group shows at Ceysson Gallery
Cult of the Crimson Queen, New York
February 05 - March 14, 2020


Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2019
Consolarium, Jack Barrett Gallery, New York, NY (October)

2018
Flexi-Shields, Adelphi University Art Gallery, Long Island, NY
Shellwork, Karen Azoulay and Amy Brener, Erin Stump Projects, Toronto, ON

2017
Amy Brener/Lucas Blalock, Bottle, Comb, Crutch, Wrench, 315 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Invisiblers, Galerie Pact, Paris, FR

2016
Cristian Anderson and Amy Brener, Wentrup Gallery, Berlin, DE
Flexi-Shield, Julius Caesar, Chicago, IL

2015
Rig, Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2014
Recliners, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario

2013
Amy Brener and Michael Doerksen, Cloud Quarry, Deluge Contemporary, Victoria, BC
Facundo Argañaraz and Amy Brener, The In Between, Greene Exhibitions, Los Angeles


Group Exhibitions

2019
Layer Mask, Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, Alfred University, New York
Continuous Refle(a)ction, Riverside Art Museum, Beijing, China
Pairings: Sculpture in the Nasher & Rachofsky Collections, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas
AXxoN N., Essex Flowers, New York, NY

2018
Towards a New Archaeology, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY
Socrates Anual, Socrates Sculpture Park, Astoria, New York
Myths, Wil Aballe Art Projects, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Body So Delicious, Reyes Projects, Detroit, MI
Of Fictive Intentions, Vacation, New York, NY
States of Matter, Zeitgeist Gallery, Nashville, TN

2017
Veils, Aquarius Studios, Queens, NY
Tu es Métamorphose, Galerie Pact, Paris, FR
Hot Mud Fest, Hudson, NY
Her Eyes are Like Doves Beside Streams of Water, Adams and Ollman, Portland
Four High, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Brooklyn, NY
Vein Section, Berthold Pott, Cologne, DE
Parallel City, Ms. Barbers, Los Angeles, CA
Futur Futuriste, Galerie Projet Pangée, Montreal, QC, Canada

2016
and, something like fire dancing, Susan Hobbs Gallery, Toronto, ON, Canada
GEOMAGIC: Art, Science and the Zuhl, University Art Gallery, NMSU Las Cruces
Future Perfect: Picturing the Anthropocene, University Art Museum, U at Albany
OnSite, Katonah, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, New York
Other Better Things, Annual Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

2015
Greater New York 2015, MoMA PS1, Queens, NY
Broken Colours, Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto, ON
A Rare Earth Magnet, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY
Finally Every Dimension of the Soil, American Medium, Brooklyn, NY
Bulletproof Heart, Orgy Park, Brooklyn, NY
FAWC exhibition, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA

2014
Cemeterium, Regina Rex and Emerson Dorsch Gallery, Miami, FL
Future Touch, Hionas Gallery, New York, NY
Articulated Lair’s, Helper, Brooklyn, NY
Destiny’s Fleshies, Knowmoregames, Brooklyn, NY

2013
Totem, Asya Geisberg Gallery, New York, NY
Material Conceptualism - The Comfort of Things, Aanant & Zoo, Berlin, DE
Saturation Point, Dutton, New York, NY
Into The Light, permanent installation, Dufferin Liberty Center, Toronto, ON

2012
More and Different Flags, Marlborough Chelsea, NY

2010
Image and I, Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, ON