Born in New York. Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY and Kent, CT.

 

 

Education

 

1989 MFA, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

1984 B.A. Magna Cum Laude, State University of New York at Potsdam

 

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

2015  Man, Boulder and Trees, frosch&portmann, New York, NY

2013  Over the Hills, frosch&portmann, New York, NY

2011  Snow, frosch&portmann, New York, NY

2003  Recent Paintings, Miller Block Gallery, Boston, MA

      American Histories: Life In Exile, Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York, NY

2000  American Histories, Adam Baumgold Fine Art, New York, NY

1997  American Histories, Adam Baumgold Fine Art, New York, NY

1996  Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA

      Calvin-Morris Gallery, New York, NY

1993  Penine Hart Gallery, New York, NY

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2016  Decensortized: A Safe Space, NYFA Curatorial, Westbeth Gallert, New York, NY

2012  Figure and Fantasy, Center for the Arts (WCC), White Plains, NY

2011  Faculty Exhibition, Center for the Arts (WCC), White Plains, NY

2010  Santa, frosch&portmann, New York, NY

      Cognitive Unconscious, Leslie Heller Workspace, New York, NY

      Painting and Sculpture: Foundation for Contemporary Arts Benefit Exhibition,

      Lehmann Maupin, New York, NY

2009  ARTSEEN, Frederick Petzel Gallery, New York, NY

2008  Roadworks, Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York, NY

2007  FlashPop, Location One, New York, NY

      Red Dot, Bucheon Gallery, New York, NY

2006  Harlem Art Project, Saatchi and Saatchi, New York, NY

      Summer Group Show, Bucheon Gallery, San Francisco, CA

      Go Figure, Westchester Gallery, Center for the Arts, White Plains, NY

      Parnassus: Poetry in Review, Heidi Cho Gallery, New York, NY

      Fine Line, Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York, NY

2005  “Face Paint”: a Portrait Show, Bucheon Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2004  Untold Tales, Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York, NY

      INdiVISIBLE CITIES, Bill Maynes Gallery, New York, NY

2003  Playland, Miller Block Gallery, Boston, MA

      Artistʼs Choice: Benefit Auction for Bomb Magazine, Eyebeam, New York, NY

2002  Inspiring Narratives, Bucheon Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2001  Self-Made Men, DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY

2000  Picturing the Modern Amazon, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY

      Picturing the Modern Amazon, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY

      The Edward Hopper House Art Center

 

 

Selected Awards

 

2008 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship, New York, NY

2004 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship, New York, NY

1988 - 1999 Presidentʼs Award, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

1983, 1984, 1985 Merit Scholarship, Summer Six Fine Arts, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

 

 

Selected Publications

 

June, 2010 - Elle Decor, p. 170, Russell, Margaret, Editor in Chief

March 6, 2003 - The New York Sun, p. 17, “Arts and Letters, Gallery Going: Seth Michael Forman,” Fishbein, Jennifer

March 3, 2003 - The New Yorker, p. 16, “Goings on About Town, Seth Michael Forman,” Worth, Alexi

April 27, 2001 - The New York Times, p. E31, “Art in Review: Self-Made Men,” Gluck, Grace

Winter 2000 - Art Journal, p. 81-99, “Conversation: Picturing the Modern Amazon,” Kaplan, Janet E.

June 2, 2000 The New York Times, p. E34, “Art in Review: Seth Michael Forman, ʻAmerican Historiesʼ,” Johnson, Ken

 

 

Professional

 

1998 - Present: School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2004 – Present: WCC Center for the Arts, White Plains, NY

2002 - 2003: MFA Thesis Advisor, New York University, New York, NY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seth Michael Forman