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


Born in Anchorage, Alaska


2015 Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, New York, NY
2015 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
2011 Dawn Goes by Round the Neck, Klaus von Nichtssagend, New York, NY
2011 Solo Project, curated by Marco Antonini, Nurture Art, Brooklyn, NY
2011 A Mouth Which Shouts is a Cave for the Hand, 65Grand, Chicago, IL
2011 Office Hours, Forever & Today, NYC
2011 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
2009 Rokeby Gallery, London, England
2009 The State Of Before As A Form, Cardenas Bellanger, Paris, France
2008 Left in the Open Terraces, 65 Grand, Chicago
2008 OnBalanceVolume, Pianissimo, Milan, Italy
2008 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, The Katzen Art Center, American University, Washington DC. Curated by Brian Barr and Lauren Rice
2014 Site/Displace, Kristen Lorello Gallery, NYC
2013 Paint Off, Paint On, Halsey Mckay Gallery, East Hampton, NY
2013 Void, Super Dakota Gallery, Brussels
2013 Braccia, MAN museo, Nuoro, Sardinia, Italy
traveling to; Museo Marino Marini, Florence, Italy. In collaboration with Alessandro Biggio
2013 Limber: Spatial Painting Practices, Herbert Road Gallery, Canterbury, UK,
traveling to; Grandes Galeries ESADHaR, Rouen, France

2013 Work, Klaus von Nichtssagend, New York, NY
2013 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 10002
2011 Related Clues, Inman Gallery, Houston, TX
2011 A Horse with No Legs Still Makes Him a Winner, Recess Activities, NY
2011 Voluntary Sculptures, LM Projects, Los Angeles
2011 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,
2010 Let the Nouns Fool Around,curated by Jen Schwarting, Pace University Gallery, NY
2010 REHAB, EDF Fondation (Espace Electra), Paris, France (upcoming)
2010 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
2009 Sick Shape, curated by Jon Lutz, Daily Operation, NY
2008 About, Auto-Italia South East, London
2008 The Gentle Art of Collapsing the Expanded Field, Cardenas Bellanger, curated by Chris Sharp, Paris, France
2008 Everything vs. Nothing, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, NY
2008 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
2007 Circumventing the City, curated by Rachel Uffner, D’amelio Terras, NY
2007 Automatic, curated by Chris Churchill, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, NY
2007 Between the Clock and the Bed, David Patton Los Angeles, Los Angeles, curated by Pamela Jorden
2006 Forth Estate Editions, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2006 Oktuber to Decumber, Moti Hasson Gallery, NY
2006 EAF06 Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY
2006 Avion, 65Grand Gallery, Chicago, IL.
2006 CRG Gallery presents: Klaus von Nichssagend Gallery, CRG Gallery, NY.
2005 Greater Brooklyn, CRG Gallery, NY.
2005 AIM 25, Bronx Museum of the Arts, NY.
2004 Queens International, Queens Museum of Art, NY.
2004 Testsite 04.2, Fluent Collaborative, Austin, TX. (Group Project w/ Tom Harris and Jennifer Jankauskas).
2004 Tactile Film, 65 Hope Street Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
2003 Camp: Shelters Now and Then, Le Petit Versailles, New York, NY.
2003 5 x 7, Arthouse at the Jones Contemporary, Austin, TX. (touring)
2002 Duo, University of Dallas, TX.
2002 22 to Watch, Austin Museum of Art, curated by Dana Friis-Hansen.
2001 Rueckgabestelle (a group project), Galerie 5020, Salzburg, Austria.
2001 Window View, installation at the Hohensalzburg Fortress, Salzburg, Austria.


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
2014 McAdam, Barbara. “Stories That Never End”, ArtNews, March
2014 Vartanian, Hrag, Best of 2014, Top 20 NYC Shows, Hyperallergic, December 24, 2014
2014 The Lookout: Ian Pedigo at Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, ArtinAmerica.com, April 10, 2014
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
2013 Vartanian, Hrag, “NADA’s New Grown-Up Look”, Hyperallergic, May 13, 2013
2013 Goings on About Town: Art, The New Yorker, January 14, 2013
2011 Wilson, Michael, “Ian Pedigo”, Artforum, December 2011.
2011 Sharp, Chris (essay). Davies, Lillian (interview), “Ian Pedigo”, monograph,
published by the Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada (forthcoming)
2011 Crumb, Michael. “The Viewer as Participant,: The Chattanooga Pulse, February 24, 2011
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
2010 Goings on About Town: Art, The New Yorker, February 8th, 2010
2009 Ian Pedigo: Totemic Architectures, Shifting Grounds, Canadian Art, November 5, 2009
2009 Davies, Lillian. “Ian Pedigo at Cardenas Bellanger”, Art Lies, Summer issue ‘09
2009 Lewis, David. Critic’s Picks, Paris, ARTFORUM.com, Feb. 5th
2009 Lemay, Kate. “The Zen Appeal of Found Objects”, ArtSlant Paris, Feb.
2009 Yood, James. “Ian Pedigo, 65Grand”, ARTFORUM, January
2008 Lund, Karsten. “Ian Pedigo: Left in the Open Terraces”, Flavorpill Chicago, Oct. 7-13th
2008 Mizrahi, Isaac. “Isaac’s Favorites”, IsaacMizrahi.com, July 18
2008 “Minimal Low Tech”, Beautiful Decay, July 7
2008 Sharp, Chris. “Ian Pedigo”, Frieze Magazine, May22
2008 Smith, Roberta. “Listings: Ian Pedigo: ‘Titanium Pro’”, New York Times, April 11, 2008
2008 Chu, Ingrid, “Ian Pedigo, ‘Titanium Pro,’” Time Out New York, Issue 654 : Apr 9–15, 2008
2008 Wagner, James, “Ian Pedigo at Klaus von Nichtssagend,” jameswagner.com, March 27, 2008
2008 Neil, Jonathan T.D., “Legibility of Effort”, ArtReview, January, p. 76
2007 Sholis, Brian. “Conventional Center”, Scene & Herd, Artforum.com, December 6
2007 MacAdam, Barbara A., “Object Overruled”, ARTnews, December, pp 124-127
2007 Susan Hudson, “Stubborn Materials”, Artforum, November
2007 Clarkson, Lamar., “Stubborn Materials”, ARTnews, October 2007
2007 Neil, Jonathan T.D., “Stubborn Materials”, Art Review, September
2007 “Stubborn Materials”, Flavorpill, Issue 376. August 21-27
2007 “Stubborn Materials”, The New Yorker. August 21
2007 Smith, Roberta. “In These Shows, the Material Is the Message”, New York Times, August 10
2007 Baker, R.C. “Best in Show”, The Village Voice. August 14
2007 “Circumventing the City”, The New Yorker. August 10
2007 Maine, Stephen. “Their Dark Materials”, The New York Sun, July 12
2007 Foumberg, Jason. “Ian Pedigo, sculptures”, New City Chicago, March 30
2007 Erik Wenzel. “BobJones and the Push Toward a Raw Refinement”, Art or Idiocy, January 22
2006 “Forth Estate at Klaus Von Nichtssagend”, James Wagner.com, December 21
2006 Hinkel, Joanne. “A Royal Treat”, Center Stage Chicago.com, October 9
2006 flavorpill Chicago, “Bob Jones and Ian Pedigo”, issue 105, September 19-25
2006 “CRG Presents Klaus Von Nichtssagend Gallery”, This Week in New York, Volume 6, Number 7, July 19 — August 2
2006 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
2005 James Wagner.com, June 14
2005 “AIM 25”, exhibition catalog, Bronx Museum of the Arts. Amy Rosenblum Martin and Lidia Yee, curators.
2005 Robinson, Walter. “Artnet News”, Artnet.com, May 19
2005 Howard, Christopher. “Queens International 2004”, The Brooklyn Rail, Feb.
2004 Robinson, Walter. “Weekend Update”. Artnet.com. November 24.
2004 Van Ryzin, Jeanne Claire. “Inside Arts”. XLENT weekly, Austin American Statesman, November 11.
2004 “Queens International 2004”, exhibition catalogue. Published by Queens Museum of art. Hitomi Iwasaki, curator.
2003 “Rueckgabestelle”, project/exhibition catalog, published by Salzburg Summer Academy of Fine Arts, Salzburg, Austria.
2003 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.
2002 Sanders, and Erica Shamaly; co-curators. Published by the Austin Museum of Art.
2002 Van Ryzin, Jeanne Claire. “Shades of the Future”, XLENT weekly, Austin American-Statesman, April 11.

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

2002 M.F.A., The University of Texas at Austin.
2001 International Summer Academy of Fine Arts, Salzburg, Austria.