Michael Williams


BFA (Sculpture) Washington University, St. Louis, MO 2000
Expositions de groupe à la galerie
17 mars - 07 mai 2011

Expositions personnelles

FORTHCOMING: Straightforward As A Noodle, CANADA, New York, NY

Puzzle Paintings, LTD, Los Angeles, CA

Uncle Big, CANADA, New York, NY
If God Could Draw (With Nick Lowe), The Green Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

Fried Paint, Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen, Denmark
Wood, Perugi Artecontemporanea, Padova, Italy

Cancuned and Other Paintings from 2007, CANADA, New York, NY

Expositions de groupe (Sélection)

Time Wounds All Heels, White Flag Projects, St. Louis, MO
New York Minute, Garage Center for Contemporary Culture, Moscow, Russian Federation

In Here, Out There, Leo Koenig Projekte, New York, NY
With Walls, Museum 52, New York, NY
Salad Days, The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Tuesday Afternoon In A Cage, LTD, Los Angeles, CA
Dadarhea, OHWOW, Miami, FL
Not Quite Open For Business, The Hole, New York, NY
Big Picture, Priska Juschka Fine Art, New York, NY
Inside/Outside, Portugal Arte, Lisbon, Portugal
Clean Break, Charlie Horse, Brooklyn, NY

Jr. & Son’s, Zach Feuer, New York, NY
Nice Sizes, Good Prices!, Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen, Denmark
Warren Oates in the Economic Crisis of 2008, Okay Mountain, Austin, TX

Peanut Gallery, curated by Joe Bradley, The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
My Brains A Cliff And My Hearts A Bitter Buffalo, Fortescue Avenue/Jonathan Viner, London, U.K.
My Brains A Cliff And My Hearts A Bitter Buffalo, Castillo/Corrales, Paris, France

Contact , MoMA, New York, NY
From the Froth, Stairwell Gallery, Providence, RI
Macronauts, Andreas Melas Presents, Athens, Greece
New Mutants, Canada, New York, NY
Crystal Crunch, Perugi Artecontemporanea Gallery, Padova, Italy
Time Booth, The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Goose Steppin, ATM gallery, New York, NY
Cosmic Satellites, Triple Base Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Searching for Love and Fire (curated by Brendan Cass), David Castillo Modern and Contemporary, Miami, FL
Ulrich Project Series: General Store, Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS
Mr. Ravestic’s Mess Age, Sagamore Hotel, Miami, Fl

Tedious Limbs, Deitch Projects, New York, NY
Half Hour of Power, Cavalier Hotel, Miami, FL

Rowdy Remix, ATM Gallery, New York, NY
Brothers, Fresh Up Club, Austin, TX
The Skull Show, Hanna, Tokyo, Japan
Tedious Limbs, Flynn Farm, Los Angeles, CA
Beat The Reaper!, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, MA

You Are my Sunshine You Is My Sunshine, CANADA, New York, NY
Barkley’s Barnyard Critters, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL.


The Danish Arts Council DIVA Residency, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Moore Space, Residency, Miami, FL

VOOM LAB Video Production Grant

Wilson, Calvin, “Is This Art Funny? You Decide,” The St. Louis Post-Dispatch, January 20th

Smith, Roberta, “It’s Not Dry Yet”, New York Times, Sunday, March 28th, (illus.)
Stillman, Nick, Review: Michael Williams, ArtForum, January, (illus.)
Indrisek, Scott, “Big Picture,” Modern Painters, October
Saltz, Jerry, “a list of artists I think would spice up a behemoth like the Whitney Biennial,” Jerry Saltzʼs Facebook Page, March 4, 3:02 pm
Colman, David, “L.E.S. Is More,” W, September, pg 252 (illus.)
Sakuma, Yumiko, “New Movement,” Casa Brutus, vol. 121, April 2010, pg 87 (illus.)

Smith, Roberta, “Uncle Big”, Art in Review, New York Times, November 6 (illus.)
Cotter, Holand, “Peanut Gallery”, Art in Review, New York Times, January 30

Paterson, Liberty. “Interview: Michael Williams”, Kopenhagen.dk, December 15th (illus.)
Critics Picks Paris : “My Brains a Cliff and My Hearts a Bitter Buffalo”, ARTFROUM Online, March 14th
Nadel, Dan. “Time Booth”, the Journal, Entry #22. pgs 186-195 (illus.)
Palmerton, Elwyn. “Michael Williams”, artillery, vol 2. no 3. January (illus.)

The New Yorker, November 12
Cohen, David. “Catching the Crest of the L.E.S. Wave”, The New York Sun, November 8th (illus.)

Art Section. Color Us Cool, Time Out New York Kids, April 12
Hopper, Jeannie. “A Conversation with Slow Jams Band”, WPS1/MoMA Art Radio, Art Basel Miami Beach, December 10th

DeNike, Jen. Panel on “Performance & Ephemeral Art,” WPS1/MOMA Art Radio, Art Basel Miami Beach,
Simulcast on WVUM 90.5 FM Miami, Dec. 3.
DAugustine, Corey. “Introducing… The Slow Jams Band,” NYFA Interactive, June (illus.)

Stillman, Nick. Critics Picks : “Rowdy Remix”, Art Forum Online

Schambelan, Elizabeth. Critics Picks: “You Are My Sunshine/You Is My Sunshine”, Art Forum Online

Silva, Eddie. “Closet Case”, The Riverfront Times, March 14. (illus.)
Kerman, Byron. “Best of St. Louis: Best Defunct Organization”, The Riverfront Times, September 27.
A&E Team, “Art Swims Out of the Mainstream”, The St. Louis Post Dispatch, April

Rockoff, Jonathan D.”Designs on Street Signs”, The Providence Journal, July 14. (illus.)
Rockoff, Jonathan D.”Artists Canvas Public”, The Providence Journal, December 16. (illus.)