Biography

Lives and works in New York, NY

 

Education

2007         MFA, Hunter College, New York, NY

2004         BFA, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

 

Solo Exhibitions

2016         Content Aware, Hap Gallery, Portland, OR

2014         Screens and Shrouds, Launch F18, New York, NY

2011         Geometric Narritives, Launch F18, New York, NY

                 New Works By Erika Mahr, The Susan B. Hilles Gallery, CAW, New Haven, CT

 

Group Exhibitions

2019         Future Starts Slow, LAUNCH F18, New York, NY 

2016         Contemporary Practice, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, NH

                 Base, Four Letter Word Projects, Brooklyn, NY  

2015         The Rabbit Hole, Sharon Arts Center, Peterbrough, NH

                 Image, Object and Idea, University of Florida College of The Arts, Gainesville,

                 FL

                 #mycasualacquaintance, Launch F18, New York, NY

2014         Making and Taking: Pictures Reconsidered, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

                 Pixel Perfect |Analogue Output, Center for the Arts, SUNY WCC,

                 Whiteplains, NY 

2013         Mediating Drawing, Florida School of The Arts, FL

                 Advancing Human Rights; Friends of Ai Weiwei Benefit, AW Asia, New York, NY

2011         Faculty Exhibition, Center For The Arts, SUNY WCC, Whiteplains, NY

                 Tailgates &; Substitutes, Thierry Goldberg Gallery, New York, NY

                 Material Matters, Art Center, Sarasota, FL

                 Meet Me In The Middle, Art Current, Provincetown, MA

2010         Drawing In The Expanded Field, Clara Hatton Gallery, Colorado

                 State University    

                 Great Lakes Drawing Biennial, University Gallery, Eastern Michigan University,

                 Ypsilanti, MI

                 Inventive Structires: Beyond The Codex, Hilles Gallery, CAW, New Haven, CT

2008         Untitiled Group Show, Redsaw Gallery, Newark, NJ

                 Works Of Art On Paper, Long Beach Island Foundation Of The Arts,

                 Loveladies, NJ 

 

Bibliography

2016         Speer, Richard. "Review: Visual Arts Source." Visual Art Source, January 30 

2014         Martinez, Jamie. “Screens and Shrouds by Erika Mahr at Launch F18.”Arte

                 Fuse. May 12

2011         Birke, Judy. “Stunning Show.”New Haven Register. January 30  

                 Linshi, Jack. “New Exhibition Shows Books as Art, Not Literature.”Yale Daily

                 News. January 25

2010         Plitt, Allison.  “Between the Lines.”  Astoria Times.  August 13

                 Birke, Judy. "Clever CAW Exhibit Re-invents Books as Objets D'art (slideshow)."

                 New Haven Register. May 30

Erika Mahr was born on Long Island, New York. She received her MFA from Hunter College and currently lives and works in the Hudson of Valley of New York. Mahr has had solo exhibitions at LAUNCH F18, Hap Gallery, and The Susan B. Hilles Gallery. Her work has been included in recent group exhibitions at The New Hampshire Institute, the Seattle Art Fair, Theirry Goldberg Gallery, A.I.R. Gallery and Art Current, among others. Mahr received a fellowship from the New York Foundation for the Arts in 2009, was a recipient of the Joshua Tree Highlands Residency in 2016, and was nominated for the 2011, 2012 and 2013 Rema Hort Mann Foundation Visual Art Grant.