Born 1960, New Orleans, Louisiana. Live and works in New York, NY.
Jacqueline Humphries' paintings and prints challenge our precepts of abstraction. Constantly reinventing the terms of her project, Humphries has explored a wealth of ideas in her long career, and continues to ask questions about how abstraction might be moving forward.
Selected Solo Exhibitions: Greene Naftali Gallery, New York (2011, 09, 06,01,1999, 97,95), Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki, Stuart Shave Modern Art, London, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven, Germany, Jacqueline Humphries: New Work, Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA, Black Light Paintings, NyeHaus, New York, Rena Bransten, San Francisco.
Selected Group Exhibitions: The Lords and the New Creatures, Brown + Nye, Los Angeles; Prospect.1 New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, Curated by Dan Cameron; Affinities: Painting in Abstraction, CCS Bard Hessel Museum, Annadaleon-Hudson, curated by Kate Meehan McNamara; Painting: Now & Forever, Part I, Pat Hearn & Matthew Marks Gallery, NY; Young Americans: American Art in the Saatchi Collection, Saatchi Gallery, London; Degrees of Abstraction: From Morris Louis to Robert Mapplethorpe, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Jacqueline Humphries, Juan Usle & Rodney Carswell, Feigen Inc Chicago; New Generations: New York, Carnegie Mellon Art Gallery, Pittsburgh; Cornell Collects, Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, New York
Selected Public Collections: Museum of Modern Art, New York; The Whitney Museum of American Art; Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH; New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA; The Saatchi Collection, London; Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC.