Drew Ellen Shiflett

EDUCATION:

1978   The Maryland Institute, College of Art - Hoffberger School of Painting - MFA
1974 Columbia College Chicago - BA
1970 Goddard College Chicago - Liberal Arts

 

 
GRANTS & AWARDS:
2009

 

Artists’ Fellowship Award – Printmaking/Drawing/Book Arts
New York Foundation For The Arts
Top Honors Award – 71st Guild Hall Artist Members Exhibition, awarded by juror, Jodi Hauptman, curator - Department of Drawings, Museum of Modern Art
1993

Mid Atlantic / NEA Regional Visual Arts Fellowship - Sculpture
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation

1992

Guggenheim Fellowship Award - Sculpture
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

1990 Artists' Fellowship Award - Sculpture
New York Foundation for the Arts

 

   
SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2012   Lesley Heller Workspace, New York City
2011-12 Guild Hall Museum – Spiga Gallery, East Hampton, New York (catalogue)
2010 The Drawing Room, East Hampton, New York
2008 - 09 Lesley Heller Gallery, New York City
2006 Lesley Heller Gallery, New York City
2004 Islip Art Museum, Collections Insights: Drew Shiflett, East Islip, New York
1993 The InterArt Center, New York City (catalogue)
1984 - 85 White Columns, New York City
1983 Fashion Moda, Paper Constructions, Bronx, New York
     
GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2014   Thread Lines – curated by Joanna Kleinberg at The Drawing Center, New York City (catalogue)
Time Frames Marking Time - curated by Elisa Decker and Barbara Lubliner at Westbeth Gallery, New York City (catalogue)
2013 Skin – curated by Suejin Jo at The Painting Center, New York City (catalogue)
  46th Annual Artists of the Springs Invitational Exhibition – curated by Jennifer Cross at Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, New York
  artMRKTHamptons – with Lesley Heller Workspace, Bridgehampton, New York
  Unhinged – Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2012 Pencil Pushed – curated by Creighton Michael at Ewing Gallery of Art and Architecture and UT Downtown Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee (catalogue)
  artMRKTHamptons – with Lesley Heller Workspace, Bridgehampton, New York
  Abdolreza Aminlari works on paper, and a sculpture by Drew Shiflett – two-person exhibition curated by Deborah Brown at Storefront Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York
2011 Passion & Process – two-person exhibition with Hiroyuki Hamada, curated by Susan Heatley at Ross School Gallery, East Hampton, New York
2010-2011 Last Book (Ultimo Libro) – curated by Luis Camnitzer at Zentral Bibliothek, Zurich, Switzerland, traveled to Buenos Aires and the Aguilar Branch of the New York Public Library, New York City
2010 Core & Mantle – curated by Jill Connor at M55 Art, Long Island City Art Center, L.I.C., NY
  String Theory– curated by Deborah Brown and Jason Andrew at Storefront Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
  Mean and Sneaking curated by Vicki Sher at Five Myles Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
  Works by Stephen Antonakos, Jennifer Bartlett, Caio Fonseca, Bryan Hunt, Laurie Lambrecht, Costantino Nivola, Raja Ram Sharma, Drew Shiflett and Jack Youngerman The Drawing Room, East Hampton, New York
2009   The Challenge Of Collecting Selections From The Permanent Collection curated by Janet Goleas at The Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York
    71st Guild Hall Artist Members Exhibition curated by Christina Strassfield, Guild Hall Museum of East Hampton, East Hampton, New York
2008   41st Annual Springs Invitational - curated by Janet Goleas at Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, New York
2007   Art As Color - curated by Carole Jay at the Jeanie Tengelsen Gallery of the Art League of Long Island, Dix Hills, New York
  Pillow Talk - curated by Mery Lynn McCorkle at Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Bergamot Station Arts Center, Santa Monica, California
 

Collection Insights: Recent Acquisitions - curated by Janet Goleas at the Islip Museum, East Islip, New York

2005 - 06  

Plane And Form - curated by Jeff Rathermel, Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota

2005 Beautiful Dreamer – curated by David Gibson at Spaces, Cleveland, Ohio (catalogue)
Six Outdoor Projects At LIU – curated by Matthew Freedman at Long Island University, Brooklyn, New York (catalogue)
2004   Art On Paper 2004 – curated by Ron Platt at The Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina
200 Drawings – curated by Annie Herron & Barry Blinderman (from Pierogi Flat Files, Brooklyn, NY) at University Gallery of Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois
2003  

Work In Process – three-person show at Kristen Frederickson Contemporary Art, New York City
New Work New York – New Mexico Annie Herron’s Selections from the Pierogi Flatfiles, Carlsbad Museum and Art Center, Carlsbad, New Mexico
Worlds Apart Microcosm/Macrocosm - curated by K. G. Rogers at Axel Raben Gallery, New York City
Artenavas 2003 - art festival curated by Blanca Mora Sanchez, Las Navas Del Marques (Avila), Spain (catalogue)
New Projects Show - Dieu Donne Papermill & Gallery, New York City
Custom Fit - Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, New York

2002   Art for Now - Kristen Frederickson Contemporary Art, New York City
TriBeCa Works on Paper Show - DFN Gallery, New York City
2001   Liminal - curated by David Gibson at The Space @ Media Triangle, New York City; 2003, traveled to Hampden Gallery at U. of MA Amherst, MA
Nature Revisited - curated by Lesley Heller at Kenise Barnes Fine Art, Larchmont, New York
Sculpture - curated by Caroline Cox & Tim Spelios at Flipside Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
Cross-Pollination - curated by Susan Joyce & Mery Lynn McCorkle at Holland Tunnel Gallery, Brooklyn, New York and The Arboretum of Los Angeles County, Arcadia, CA
2000 - 01   Invented Spaces - curated by Lesley Heller at The Work Space at Dolgenos Newman & Cronin LLP, New York City
2000 Checked - Coat Check Room, Museum of Modern Art, New York City
1999   New York Undiscovered - Markham-Murray Gallery, New York City
Making It Up - Wake Forest University Fine Arts Gallery, Winston-Salem, NC
1998   Paper - Jeffrey Coploff Fine Art Ltd., New York City
Utopia - Momenta Art Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
Domain - curated by Karen Shaw at the Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York
Scale, relatively speaking - Art In General, New York City
1997  

Selected drawings curated by Joe Amrhein, from the Flat File at Pierogi 2000 Gallery in Brooklyn, New York, traveled to the Corner House in Manchester, England, the Gas Works Gallery in London, England, The Brooklyn Museum of Art in Brooklyn, New York -"Current Undercurrent: Working in Brooklyn," The Gramercy International Contemporary Art Fair at the Gramercy Park Hotel in New York City
The Art Exchange Show - Annie Herron Productions, 60 Broad Street, New York City
Spring Benefit - Sculpture Center, New York City
Across Lines - curated by Dan Devine, Rosenberg Gallery, Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York
Fresh - Jeffrey Coploff Fine Art Ltd., New York City
White Out - curated by Theresa Hackett at The Work Space at Dolgenos Newman & Cronin, New York City

1996   The Innocence of Ornaments - curated by Germaine Keller at St. Marks Position, New York City
Drawing From New York - Gray Matters Gallery, Dallas, Texas
The Art Exchange Show - Annie Herron Productions, 60 Broad Street, New York City
Water Line - curated by Barrie Black at Black & Herron Space, New York City
Black and White: Sculptors' Drawings - curated by Susan Mastrangelo at MMC Gallery, Marymount Manhattan College, New York City (catalogue)
1995 - 96 Recreation - curated by Karen Shaw at the Islip Art Museum, East Islip, N.Y. (catalog)
1995   Ooze - curated by Annie Herron at Black & Herron Space, New York City
Between This And That - NY Soho '95 Biennial - curated by Carolanna Parlato at 473 Broadway, New York City
In Three Dimensions: Women Sculptors of the '90s - Part III - curated by Charlotte Streifer Rubinstein, co-sponsored by The Women's Caucus for Art/NYC Chapter and Snug Harbor Cultural Center, at Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, New York (catalogue)
Spirit House - sculpture in Willie Birch's installation, El Museo Francisco Oller y Diego Rivera at the Martin Luther King Urban Life Center, Buffalo, New York
The Crest Hardware Show - Crest Hardware, Brooklyn, NY
Delving and Tinkering - curated by Tom Butter at E. S. Van Dam Gallery, New York City
Beyond Circumstance - The Gallery at Hunter College, M.F.A. Building, New York City (catalogue)
Critical Mass - curated by Charles Long at the McKinney Avenue Contemporary Museum, Dallas, Texas (catalogue)
1994   Critical Mass - curated by Charles Long at the Yale University School of Art, A&A Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut (catalogue)
Small & Wet - Abstract Painting & Sculpture, Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
Spirit House - sculpture in Willie Birch's installation, Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center, Buffalo, New York; show traveled to 5501 Columbia - presented by Contemporary Culture and Documentary Arts, Dallas, Texas
1993   Idio Cognito - curated by Caroline Cox at The Police Building (Grand Street), New York City, and William Patterson College, Ben Shahn Galleries, Wayne, New Jersey (catalogue)
Spirit House - sculpture in Willie Birch's installation, Sculpture Center, New York City
Cartoonal Knowledge - Dooley Le Cappellaine Gallery, New York City
Arachnosphere - curated by Kathleen Cullen, consultant - Robert Mahoney, Ramnarine Gallery, Long Island City, New York
BWAC Spring Festival - Sculpture Survey '93 - co-curated by Mariella Bisson and Vasela Sretenovic at One Main Space, Brooklyn, New York
1992   Salon - Art In General, New York City
The Salon of the Mating Spiders - Herron Test-Site, Brooklyn, New York
The Neurotic Art Show II: The Return of the Repressed - Artists Space, New York City
The Radio Show - Artists Space, New York City (in cooperation with Four Walls)
The 1.5 Show - curated by Yvonne Muranushi and Russet Lederman at 148 Duane Street Gallery, New York City
The Travel and Leisure Show - Four Walls, Brooklyn, New York
January - Sculpture Center, New York City
1991 Selections from the Slide File I - OIA, New York City
1990 Points of Origin - City Gallery, Dept. of Cultural Affairs, New York City
1988 Soho Center for Visual Artists - New York City
1986   Liberty Project - La Maison Francais, New York City
New York Academy of Sciences, New York City
New York Academy of Art, New York City
1985 Update 84-85 - White Columns, New York City
1984 Rhythm and Form - 22 Wooster Gallery, New York City
1983 Letter From New York City - Sheppard Gallery, University of Nevada at Reno, Reno, NV
1982 - 83   55 Mercer Annual Invitational - 55 Mercer Street Artists, Inc., New York City - Sacred Artifacts, Objects of Devotion - Alternative Museum, New York City(catalogue)
1981   Five From New York - Cannon Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland
1978   The 1978 Maryland Biennial Exhibition - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland (catalogue), The Dr. and Mrs. James Sherman Award
1976   The 1976 Maryland Biennial Exhibition - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland (catalogue), The Maryland Institute College of Art Award
     
COLLECTIONS:
2012 Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, New York
2005 Baltimore Art Museum, Baltimore Maryland
2004 Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York
2001 Werner H. Kramarsky, New York City
Alexander C. Cortesi, New York City
1995 Peco Energy, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
1983 Best Products Co., Inc., Richmond, Virginia
   
TEACHING:
1997 Guest Lecturer of Art, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut
1995 Guest Lecturer of Art, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
1994 Guest Lecturer of Art, School of Visual Arts, New York City
1987   Lecturer of Art, University of Texas at Austin