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Early Snow – Rhinecliff Hotel, 2017, oil on canvas, 50 x 65 in.
Early Snow – Rhinecliff Hotel, 2017, oil on canvas, 50 x 65 in.
Cajun Navy, August 2016, 2017, oil on canvas, 19 x 16 in.
Cajun Navy, August 2016, 2017, oil on canvas, 19 x 16 in.
Durham, August 14, 2017, 2017, oil on canvas, 28 x 35 in.
Durham, August 14, 2017, 2017, oil on canvas, 28 x 35 in.
George Jones Greeting the Newest Members of Heaven’s Band, 2017, oil on linen, 65 x 85 in.
George Jones Greeting the Newest Members of Heaven’s Band, 2017, oil on linen, 65 x 85 in.
Sarah, 2017, oil on canvas, 65 x 50 in.
Sarah, 2017, oil on canvas, 65 x 50 in.

Celeste Dupuy-Spencer

 

Born 1979, New York, NY

 

The artist lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

 

 

Education

 

2007 –

BFA, Bard College

 

2006 –

Yale Norfolk Painting Fellowship

 

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Solo Exhibitions

 

2018 –
NINO MIER GALLERY, Los Angeles, CA (forthcoming)

 

2017 –

Wild and Blue, Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY

 

2016 –

And a Wheel on the Track, Nino Mier Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

2015 –

(mostly) works on paper, Artist Curated Projects, Los Angeles, CA

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2017 –

Summerfest, Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany 

The 2017 Whitney Biennial, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

 

2016 –

Frida Smoked, Invisible Exports, Los Angeles, CA

Tomorrow Never Happens, The Samek Art Museum at Bucknell University, PA

 

2015 –

Queer Fantasy, OHWOW, Los Angeles, CA

Fetching Blemish, Invisible Exports, New York, NY

 

2012 –

In Plain Sight, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, NY

Be-Out, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY

Feminist Fashion Film Now Screening, ASVOFF, Barcelona, Spain

 

2011 –

Dance/Draw, ICA Boston, curated by Helen Molesworth, Boston, MA

LEIDY, CELESTE, NICOLE, curated by Lauren Cornell, Museum 52, New York, NY

The Page Turners, FiveMyles, Brooklyn, NY

Small Works for a Big Change SRLP, Jack Studios, New York, NY

A Gay Bar Called Everywhere (With Costumes and No Practice), The Kitchen, New York, NY

 

2010 –

I am a feMENist, (with MEN), Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City, Mexico

Now Playing, (with MEN), San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

Now Playing, (with Ridykeulous), San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

B.Y.O.P., 28 Holden St., North Adams, MA

St-Gervais / Mapping Festival, Geneva, Switzerland

 

2009 –

Ridykeulous Hits Bottom, Leo Koenig Inc. Projekte, New York, NY

Chicks on Speed/Girl Monster, Breite Str. 78, Hamburg, Germany

Sessions, Taxter & Spengeman, New York, NY

If You Can’t Find A Partner, Use a Wooden Chair, American Donut, Miami, FL

DiSoRgAnIzEd (Another 24 Hours), Museum 52, New York, NY (together w/ A.L. Steiner)

Dome Colony, Hogan Community, X- Initiative, New York, NY

The Collection of Silence, Dia Art Foundation, Hispanic Society, New York, NY

NY Art Book Fair, The Classroom, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY

 

2008 –

Bent, (Together w/ Ginger Brooks -Takahashi) Leslie Loheman Gallery, New York, NY

Balenciaga for Artists, Ridykeulous Event, Wack! Art and the Feminist Revolution, MoMA PS1, New

York, NY

Making It Together, Bronx Museum, The Bronx, NY

 

2007 –

Shared Women, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

Ridykeulous: At Least It’s Not Abstract, The Kitchen, New York, NY

Small Works For a Big Change SRLP, Sarah Metzer, New York, NY

Future 86, 24 Hours of Art in the Catskills, Catskill, NY

 

 

Projects

 

2008-2011 –

Friends of the Fine Arts, together with Ulrike Müller

 

 

Publications

 

2016 –

Randy Zine Anthology, Capricious Press

 

2015 –

Uncounted, Emily Roysdon, Secession Distributions: Revolver Vertag

 

2011 –

OCCUPY! Scenes From Occupied America, Verso Books

n+1 OCCUPY! And OWS-Inspired Gazette #2

RANDY! Issue 2

Monument, A Queer Relational Associative Project Dictionary, Emily Roysdon (together with

Jeanine Oleson)

 

2010 –

RANDY! Issue 1

 

2009 –

Sessions: Con Vers Sensations

 

2007 –

LTTR Positively Nasty Issue 5

 

 

Selected Panels and Visiting Artist Talks

 

2010 –

Monya Rowe Gallery, Macho Man, Mother Man: Rethinking Masculinity

 

2009 –

Columbia University School of the Arts, New York, NY (with Friends of the Fine Arts)

 

2008 –

School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

Bard College, Annendale on Hudson, NY

 

 

Selected Bibliography

 

2016 –

Tomorrow Never Happens, Exhibition Catalogue, Samek Art Museum

 

2015 –

In The Galleries: The Butches of My Childhood, The Advocate, July 15

 

2012 –

B-Out, New York Times, Holland Cotter, July 12

Celeste Dupuy-Spencer in The Deal, M Rooney, The St. Claire

 

2011 –

Out of Line, Catherine Lord, Dance/Draw, Catalogue

Dance/Draw, An Introduction, Helen Molesworth, Catalogue

Critics’ Picks, Artforum, July, Joseph Ekel

“Out of the Frying Pan”, Artforum, 7.08.11 Brian Droitcour

“LEIDY, CELESTE, NICOLE”, New York Times, Karen Rosenberg, July 14

“LEIDY, CELESTE, NICOLE, New Yorker, Claire Barliant, July 25

“LEIDY, CELESTE, NICOLE at Museum 52”, Artnet, Elizabeth Kley, July

Critics Picks, Time Out New York, July

RANDY! Issue 2, Corrine Fitzpatrick

“Macho, MotherMan, Men: Rethinking Masculinity”, IDIOM, January

 

2010 –

RANDY! Issue 1

 

2009 –

Sessions: Con Vers Sensations, Publication

“Golden Oldies All Over Chelsea.” The New York Times. Holland Cotter, December 4

 

2007 –

“Don’t Look Back” Artillery. Christopher Russell, May 20