Ian Pedigo

Ian Pedigo, Soon as with the Other, 2015 wood, carpet, metal, acrylic paint, plastic, eye shadow, glass, rubber 66 x 66 x 30.75 inches, 167.64 x 167.64 x 78.11 cm
Ian Pedigo, Curve, 2014 Bone, shoe laces, cotton fabric, wood 33.75 x 24 x 2.75 inches
Ian Pedigo, Knife Ammonite Fossil Stadium, 2015 archival print on canvas, wood, latex paint 25.4 x 29 x 6 inches
Ian Pedigo, He Imitates Absent Objects Above Ground, 2014 Plastic bowl, oyster shells, chair leg, travertine, wire, felt, wood 68 x 36 x 40 inches
Ian Pedigo, He Imitates Absent Objects Above Ground (detail), 2014 Plastic bowl, oyster shells, chair leg, travertine, wire, felt, wood 68 x 36 x 40 inches
Ian Pedigo, China Mountains Abbey Ruin Fountain, 2014 c-print face-mounted to plexi, wood, stain 55 x 38 x 4 inches, 139.7 x 96.5 x 10.2 cm
Ian Pedigo, Found in a Place, 2012 cattle bone, ball, wood, cotton 27 x 22 x 22 inches
Cosmopolitan Sleep Positions, Ian Pedigo, installation view, 2014,
Ian Pedigo, The Plough, 2014 wood, burlap, shoelace, bone 25 x 17 inches, 63.5 x 43.2 cm
Ian Pedigo, Masque, 2014 glass, string, microbeads, bone pigment, wood, plexi, lighting gel 37.25 x 36 x 4.25 inches, 94.6 x 91.4 x 10.8 cm
Ian Pedigo, Your Dreams in Sediment, 2014 archival inkjet print on canvas, mounted on primed board in metal frame 44 x 32 inches, 111.8 x 81.3 cm
Cosmopolitan Sleep Positions, Ian Pedigo, installation view, 2014,
Ian Pedigo, Your Dreams in Sediment, 2014 archival inkjet print on canvas, mounted on primed board in metal frame 32 x 44 inches, 81.3 x 111.8 cm
Ian Pedigo, Armour, 2014 plastic, metal, fabric, wood, glass 56.5 x 34 x 12 inches, 143.5 x 86.4 x 30.5 cm
Ian Pedigo, Spine, 2013 bone, shoelaces, fabric, wood 36.5 x 20.5 x 3 inches, 92.7 x 52.1 x 7.6 cm
Ian Pedigo, Victorian Remains Interior Bridge, 2012 face-mounted c-print on shipping pallet 42 x 39 x 3 inches, 106.7 x 99.1 7.6 cm
Ian Pedigo, Bison Roman Aqueduct Kiev, 2012 face mounted c-print on shipping pallette 42 x 39 x 3 inches
Ian Pedigo, Drawing Component for Feature Film, 2012 lighting gels, wood, iron oxide solution, bone as, pigment 38 x 33 x 12 inches

Biography

Born in Anchorage, Alaska

Exhibitions

2015
Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, New York, NY
The Arrows Like Soft Moonbeams, 65Grand, Chicago, IL

2014
Cosmopolitan Sleep Positions, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, New York, NY

2013
Eyes Fixed Upon Pictures, Abrons Art Center, New York, NY

2012
In A Shaded Corner of the Room…, curated by Laura Mott, Galleri Rotor, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

2011
Dragged Fondly Into the Woods, Rokeby, London
Dawn Goes by Round the Neck, Klaus von Nichtssagend, New York, NY
Solo Project, curated by Marco Antonini, Nurture Art, Brooklyn, NY
A Mouth Which Shouts is a Cave for the Hand, 65Grand, Chicago, IL
Office Hours, Forever & Today, NYC
Living Daylights, Cress Gallery of Art, University of Tennessee Chattanooga, TN

2010
Accumulations of Matter, Klaus von Nichtssagend, Brooklyn, NY

2009
Those that Float Because They are Light, SAAG, Alberta, Canada
Rokeby Gallery, London, England
The State Of Before As A Form, Cardenas Bellanger, Paris, France

2008
Left in the Open Terraces, 65 Grand, Chicago
On Balance Volume, Pianissimo, Milan, Italy
Titanium Pro, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2007
Suddenly Cast from Grayness, 65Grand Gallery, Chicago

2006
Original Products Have Lapsed, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Group Exhibitions

2014
Ad Infinitum, curated by Brian Barr and Lauren Rice, The Katzen Art Center, American University, Washington DC
Site/Displace, Kristen Lorello Gallery, NYC

2013
Paint Off, Paint On, Halsey Mckay Gallery, East Hampton, NY
Void, Super Dakota Gallery, Brussels
Braccia, MAN museo,in collaboration with Alessandro Biggio, Nuoro, Sardinia, Italy, traveling to Museo Marino Marini in Florence, Italy
Limber: Spatial Painting Practices, Herbert Road Gallery, Canterbury, UK, traveling to Grandes Galeries ESADHaR in Rouen, France
Work, Klaus von Nichtssagend, New York, NY
Black Rabbit, White Hole, curated by Amy Thoner, Samuel Freeman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2012
your sun, and shadow, curated by Michael Jones McKean, at Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University

2011
Tailgates & Substitutes, Thierry Goldberg Gallery, 103 Norfolk Street, New York, NY
Related Clues, Inman Gallery, Houston, TX
A Horse with No Legs Still Makes Him a Winner, Recess Activities, NY
Voluntary Sculptures, LM Projects, Los Angeles
The Working Title, curated by Kris Chatterson and Vince Contarino, the Bronx River Art Center

2010
The Every Other Day, curated by Donald Johnson-Montenegro, Ideobox Artspace, Miami
Let the Nouns Fool Around, curated by Jen Schwarting, Pace University Gallery, NY
REHAB, EDF Fondation (Espace Electra), Paris, France (upcoming)
Reconstruct +Deconstruction, curated by Jade Walker, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX

2009
Rubber Sheets, curated by Nick Knight, C.R.E.A.M. projects, NY
Sick Shape, curated by Jon Lutz, Daily Operation, NY

2008
About, Auto-Italia South East, London
The Gentle Art of Collapsing the Expanded Field, curated by Chris Sharp, Cardenas Bellanger, Paris, France
Everything vs. Nothing, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, NY
Accident Blackspot, curated by Jim Lee and Rob Nadeau, Markus Winter, Berlin, traveling to Freight and Volume Gallery, New York

2007
Stubborn Materials, curated by Simone Subal, Peter Blum Chelsea, NY
Circumventing the City, curated by Rachel Uffner, D’amelio Terras, NY
Automatic, curated by Chris Churchill, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, NY
Between the Clock and the Bed, curated by Pamela Jorden, David Patton Los Angeles, Los Angeles

2006
Forth Estate Editions, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Oktuber to Decumber, Moti Hasson Gallery, NY
EAF06 Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY
Avion, 65Grand Gallery, Chicago, IL
CRG Gallery presents: Klaus von Nichssagend Gallery, CRG Gallery, NY

2005
Greater Brooklyn, CRG Gallery, NY
AIM 25, Bronx Museum of the Arts, NY

2004
Queens International, Queens Museum of Art, NY
Testsite 04.2, Fluent Collaborative, Austin, TX (Group Project w/ Tom Harris and Jennifer Jankauskas)
Tactile Film, 65 Hope Street Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2003
Camp: Shelters Now and Then, Le Petit Versailles, New York, NY
5 x 7, Arthouse at the Jones Contemporary, Austin, TX (touring)

2002
Duo, University of Dallas, TX
22 to Watch, curated by Dana Friis-Hansen, Austin Museum of Art

2001
Rueckgabestelle (a group project), Galerie 5020, Salzburg, Austria
Window View, installation at the Hohensalzburg Fortress, Salzburg, Austria

Bibliography

2015
Conde Nast Traveller, New York Art Gallery Guide: Lower East Side and Chinatown, March

2014
Canning, Susan, Competition in Common: Art around New York, Sculpture Magazine, December
McAdam, Barbara, Stories That Never End, ArtNews, March
Vartanian, Hrag, Best of 2014, Top 20 NYC Shows, Hyperallergic, December 24, 2014
The Lookout: Ian Pedigo at Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, ArtinAmerica.com, April 10, 2014
Meier, Allison, Sculptural Sorcery: Ian Pedigo’s Assemblages of the Natural and Manufactured, Hyperallergic, March 19, 2014

2013
Smith, Roberta, Work, New York Times, July 18th, 2013
Vartanian, Hrag, NADA’s New Grown-Up Look, Hyperallergic, May 13, 2013
Goings on About Town: Art, The New Yorker, January 14, 2013

2011
Wilson, Michael, Ian Pedigo, Artforum, December 2011
Sharp, Chris (essay), Davies, Lillian (interview), Ian Pedigo, monograph, published by the Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada (forthcoming)
Crumb, Michael, The Viewer as Participant, The Chattanooga Pulse, February 24, 2011
Nichols, Ann, Ian Pedigo is visiting artist in UTC’S Marek Artist Series, Chattanooga Times Free Press, February 6

2010
Maine, Stephen, Ian Pedigo, Art in America, June 2010
Goings on About Town: Art, The New Yorker, February 8th, 2010

2009
Ian Pedigo: Totemic Architectures, Shifting Grounds, Canadian Art, November 5, 2009
Davies, Lillian, Ian Pedigo at Cardenas Bellanger, Art Lies, Summer issue ‘09
Lewis, David, Critic’s Picks, Paris, ARTFORUM.com, Feb. 5th
Lemay, Kate, The Zen Appeal of Found Objects, ArtSlant Paris, Feb
Yood, James, Ian Pedigo, 65Grand, ARTFORUM, January

2008
Lund, Karsten, Ian Pedigo: Left in the Open Terraces, Flavorpill Chicago, Oct. 7-13th
Mizrahi, Isaac, Isaac’s Favorites, IsaacMizrahi.com, July 18
Minimal Low Tech, Beautiful Decay, July 7
Sharp, Chris, Ian Pedigo, Frieze Magazine, May22
Smith, Roberta, Listings: Ian Pedigo: “Titanium Pro”, New York Times, April 11, 2008
Chu, Ingrid, Ian Pedigo, “Titanium Pro”, Time Out New York, Issue 654 : Apr 9–15, 2008
Wagner, James, Ian Pedigo at Klaus von Nichtssagend, jameswagner.com, March 27, 2008
Neil, Jonathan T.D., Legibility of Effort, ArtReview, January, p. 76

2007
Sholis, Brian, Conventional Center, Scene & Herd, Artforum.com, December 6
MacAdam, Barbara A., Object Overruled, ARTnews, December, pp 124-127
Hudson, Susan, Stubborn Materials, Artforum, November
Clarkson, Lamar, Stubborn Materials, ARTnews, October 2007
Neil, Jonathan T.D., Stubborn Materials, Art Review, September
Stubborn Materials, Flavorpill, Issue 376. August 21-27
Stubborn Materials, The New Yorker. August 21
Smith, Roberta, In These Shows, the Material Is the Message, New York Times, August 10
Baker, R.C., Best in Show, The Village Voice. August 14
Circumventing the City, The New Yorker. August 10
Maine, Stephen, Their Dark Materials, The New York Sun, July 12
Foumberg, Jason, Ian Pedigo, sculptures, New City Chicago, March 30
Wenzel, Erik, Bob Jones and the Push Toward a Raw Refinement, Art or Idiocy, January 22

2006
Forth Estate at Klaus Von Nichtssagend, James Wagner.com, December 21
Hinkel, Joanne, A Royal Treat, Center Stage Chicago.com, October 9
flavorpill Chicago, Bob Jones and Ian Pedigo, issue 105, September 19-25
CRG Presents Klaus Von Nichtssagend Gallery, This Week in New York, Volume 6, Number 7, July 19 — August 2
Bently, Kyle, Critic’s Picks: Ian Pedigo, Artforum.com. June 6

2005
Smith, Roberta, Art in Review: Greater Brooklyn, The New York Times, July 8
James Wagner.com, June 14
Martin, Amy Rosenblum, and Lidia Yee (curators), AIM 25, exhibition catalog, Bronx Museum of the Arts
Robinson, Walter, Artnet News, Artnet.com, May 19
Howard, Christopher, Queens International 2004, The Brooklyn Rail, Feb

2004
Robinson, Walter, Weekend Update, Artnet.com, November 24
Van Ryzin, Jeanne Claire, Inside Arts, XLENT weekly, Austin American Statesman, November 11
Iwasaki, Hitomi (curator), Queens International 2004, exhibition catalogue, Published by Queens Museum of art

2003
Rueckgabestelle, project/exhibition catalog, published by Salzburg Summer Academy of Fine Arts, Salzburg, Austria
Bryan, Dave, Go Go Pedigo!, Glasstire Visual Arts News, www.glasstire.org, August 21st

2002
22 to Watch: New Art in Austin, Exhibition catalog, Dana Friis-Hansen, Gail B
Sanders, and Erica Shamaly (co-curators), Published by the Austin Museum of Art
Van Ryzin, Jeanne Claire, Shades of the Future, XLENT weekly, Austin American-Statesman, April 11

Awards

2006
Emerging Artists Fellowship, Socrates Sculpture Park, LIC, NY

2005
AIM Program, Bronx Museum of Art

2003
Artists (Web) Space Artist, Artists Space, New York, NY

Education

2002
M.F.A., The University of Texas at Austin.

2001
International Summer Academy of Fine Arts, Salzburg, Austria.

Press

Exhibitions