Purdy Eaton

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PURDY EATON


EDUCATION

2008 Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, M.F.A.
2000 Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, M.P.H.
1995 Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, B.S.
1993-94 University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom, Overseas Study Program


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017 “Houseplants Make You Smarter,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2016-17 “Everything is Fine,” Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Lafayette, Indiana
2014 Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road,” Flint Institute of Arts, Fleckenstein Video Gallery, Flint, Michigan
      “American Habitat,” Heike Moras Art , London, England
2013 “Everything’s Fine,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2011 “The Golden Hour,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 “Tiny Treasures,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2014-15 “Cutout/Decoupage,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2014 “Filtered: What does love look like?” Friesen Gallery, Sun Valley, Idaho

“Summer,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2013-14 ”Winter Blues,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2012-13 “Forty Years,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2012 “Peekskill Project V: The New Hudson River School,” Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, New York
“Women: By, Of, About,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2010 “Click,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2009 “Greenhouse: NRDC,” StudioIMC, New York
2008 “Avatar Atavistic,” Vaudeville Park, Brooklyn, New York
“Hunter College MFFA Thesis Exhibition,” Hunter College Times Square Gallery, New York
“Science and Art,” Institute for Sustainable Cities: CUNY, Governors Island, New York
2007 “SERMO After Hours,” Chicago, Illinois
2006 “Mad Cow: Absurdity and Anxiety in Contemporary Culture,” Nurture Art, Brooklyn, New York
“Art Students’ Exhibition in New York,” ISE Cultural Foundation, New York
Brooklyn Museum Ball, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York
“Up Front Art,” Chelsea Alternative Space, New York
2005 “Beasty Feast,” Arlington Center for the Arts, Arlington, Massachusetts
“Biren Faber National Color Exhibition,” Stamford Art Association, Stamford, Connecticut
Hope Auction, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York
“Pierogi Flat Files,” Brooklyn, New York
“Postcards from the Edge,” Robert Miller Gallery, New York
2004 “New Art 2004,” MPG Contemporary, Boston, Massachusetts
“Non-Objective Object,” Friesen Gallery, Seattle, Washington
“Postcards from the Edge,” Brent Sikkema Gallery, New York
“Small Works,” 80 Washington Square East Galleries, New York University, New York
2003 “New Art 2003,” MPG Contemporary, Boston, Massachusetts
“Public Sculpture,” Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Lafayette, Indiana


COLLECTION

21C Museum, Louisville, Kentucky
Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Lafayette, Indiana


RESIDENCY

2004 Artist’s Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont


AWARDS

2008 Green People’s Choice Award, City University of New York, New York
2004 Gallery Award for New Art, MPG Contemporary, Boston, Massachusetts