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EDUCATION

2005                    MFA, Hunter College, New York, NY

2002                    BFA, Kent State University, Kent, OH

                                       

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012                  Directed by Kilroy, Jonathan LeVine Gallery, New York, NY                   

2009                    Sam Gibbons New/Now, New Britain Museum of American Art, CT

                            Bone Meal, Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY

2008                    Sam Gibbons, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT

2007                    Cakehead, Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY

2005                    Grow the Brown Tail, Hunter College, New York, NY


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017                Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi Fructose, The Akron Museum

                        The Shape of Things to Come, Jonathan LeVine Gallery, NY

2016                Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi Fructose, MOCA Virginia

                        Cluster, Jonathan LeVine Gallery, NY

2015                Hey!, Halle Saint Pierre Museum, Paris 

                        Art Today: 2000-Present, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT

                        Oh The Places We Have Been, Jonathan LeVine Gallery, NY

2013                 Whatchamacallit Thingamajig, Silber Gallery Goucher College, Towson, MD

                         Paul Frank's Julius Art Show, Toy Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                         Calamity and Ruin, Projekt 722, Brooklyn, NY

                         Peaces on Earth, Sardine, Brooklyn, NY

2012                  Blank Land, Torrance Art Museum, Torrence, CA

2011                  The Emergence of the Pop Imagist, Campo de la Madonna de L 'Orto Cannaregio, Venice, Italy

                          Ritual, Causey Contemporary, Brooklyn, NY

2010                  World’s Greatest, Daily Operation, Bushwick, NY         

                          Hi Fructose 5th Anniversary Exhibition, Copro Nason Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

                          Sweet Streets, Gallery Nucleus, Alhambra, CA

2009                   Pictopia, House of World Culture, Berlin, Germany

2008                   New, Next, Now, Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY

2007                   Art L.A., Santa Monica, CA

                           SCOPE Art Show, Miami, FL

2005                   Future Perfect, Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY

                           Earthly Delights, Claire Oliver, New York, NY

2004                   Fear of an Abstract Planet, King Fisher Projects, Brooklyn, NY

                           American Iconography, The Times Square Gallery, New York, NY

                           Late Night Tales, Match-Art, SCOPE Miami, Miami, FL

2002                   More Better/Less Worse, Kent State University Gallery, Kent, OH

                           Braincloud, aSPACE, Gallery, Akron, OH

                           Relay, Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, OH

                           Postcards from the Edge, Sperone Westwater, New York, NY

2001                    Retro Virus, Zygote Press, Cleveland, OH

                           Blossom, Gallery 138, Kent, OH

                           Works on Paper, McDonough Museum, Youngstown, OH


PUBLICATIONS AND PRESS

2017                Elizabeth M. Carney. "Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose" View. January 2017

                        "Sam Gibbons - Alumni Feature" Kent.edu, February 2017

                        Andy Smith. "Sam Gibbons Offers New Vibrant, Symmetrical Cartoons" Hi Fructose, January 2017

                         "The Woodcut Paintings of Sam Gibbons" FinePrintNYC.com, January 2017

                         "Sam Gibbons Various Paintings" Bizarre Beyond Belief Magazine, January 2017

2016                "L'Univers Visceral De Hey!" L' OEIL Magazine, January 2016

2015                Cover/inside cover, HEY! Modern Art $ Pop Culture, Issue 23

                        HEY! Act III show catalogue. La Presse en Parle 2015

2013                Annie Owens, Attaboy. Hi Fructose Collected Edition Vol. 3. Last Gasp 2013

2012                Anne & Julien. "Sam Gibbons." HEY! Modern Art & Pop Culture, Issue 11

                        Wong, Tanley. "Sam Gibbons - Directed by Kilroy." Arrestedmotion.com, 4 January 2012

                        Marinez, Laia. "Sam Gibbons Paintings." Designitecture.com, 14 May 2012

2011                Galperina, Marina. "Daffy Dementia: Face-Melting Cartoon Paintings By Sam Gibbons."                                                Animalnewyork.com, 12 December 2011

2009                Paul de Lange. “Sam Gibbons: Disney’s Nightmare.” Creative Magazine, Amsterdam

                          Prepare for Pictopia. Berlin: Pictoplasma Publications, 2009

                          Hi Fructose Collected Edition. San Francisco: Last Gasp Books 2009

                           Lutz, Jon. “Sam Gibbons.” TheOldGold.blogspot.com, February 2009

2008                   Pappas, Jennifer. “Organized Chaos.” Hi Fructose Magazine, Vol. 9

                           Beasts! Book Two, Jacob Covey, Fantagraphics Books

                           Vickers, Dave. “Loony Tune-Out.” Modern Design Magazine, July 2008 

                           “Sam Gibbons: Real Art Ways” Baltimore Sun, 15 May 2008

                            New American Paintings, 2008, Vol. 13, Issue No 2

                            Eagan, Matt. “Real Art Ways”. The Hartford Courant, May 2008

                            Hoffman, Hank. “Mirror Images in the Wall.” Connecticut Art Scene, 11 June 2008

2007                     McAdams, Shane. “Talking shop with Claire Oliver. Chelsea Now, Issue 16, January 2007

                            Mazzocchi, Sherry. “Cakehead”. BlogChelsea.com, January 2007

                            Zimmerman, Aaron. “Cakehead”. CrownDozen.com, January 2007

                            Walton. “John Currin, John Wesley, Leah Tinari and Sam Gibbons”. nyc.com. January 2007

2006                     “Wildlife Collection: Sam Gibbons”. Animal New York Magazine, April 2006, Issue No 7

2005                     Zimmerman, Aaron. “Sam Gibbons”. CrownDozen.com, December 2005

 

COLLECTIONS

                           New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT                          

                           Kgervas Collection

                           Jean Pigozzi Collection