Marsha Cottrell

Biography

1964

in Philadelphia, USA

1990

M.F.A., Painting, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA

1988

B.F.A., Painting, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Elkins Park, USA

Fellowships/Awards

2013

The Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, Biennial Award

2007

The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Fellowship Grant in Drawing

2004

Harvestworks Digital Media Arts Center, Educational Grant

2003

New York Foundation for the Arts, Fellowship Grant in Drawing

2002

The MacDowell Colony, Artist Residency

2001

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, Fellowship
Institute for Electronic Arts, Alfred University, NYSCA funded Residency

2000

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council World Views Studio Program, World Trade Center

1999

New York Foundation for the Arts, Fellowship Grant in Digital Arts
The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation, Space Program
The MacDowell Colony, Artist Residency

Solo Exhibitions (selection)

2016

Anthony Meier Fine Arts, San Francisco, USA

2015

Eleven Rivington, New York, USA

2012

Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE

2008

Marsha Cottrell / Ferdinand Ahm Krag, SiteGalerie, Düsseldorf, DE

2003

g-module, Paris, FR
Out of Memory, Henry Urbach Architecture, New York, USA

2000

Punctuation Drawings, Revolution Gallery, Detroit, USA
Two-person show with Alan Wiener, Gaga, New York, USA
Punctuation Drawings, Revolution Gallery, Detroit, USA
Two-person show with Alan Wiener, Gaga, New York, USA

1998

Derek Eller Gallery, New York, USA

Group Exhibitions (selection)

2016

NYPOP Emerging Curatorial Series IV: Worlding mit L. Blalock, B. Hagari, A. Kurian, H. Pozanti, University of Western Michigan, Monroe-Brown Gallery, Michigan, USA
Heliotrops mit J. Case-Leal, W. Cordova, A.Cossio, C. Duncan a.o., Geary Contemporary, New York, USA
In Neuen Räumen, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE

2015

The Actual, Eleven Rivington, New York, USA

2014

The Actual, Eleven Rivington, New York, USA
Mind The Gap, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE

2013

Black/White, Hamish Morrison Galerie, Berlin, DE
Ein Drittel Weiß, KIT, Düsseldorf, DE
FLOWERY, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE

2012

Im Gleichgewicht ist die Materie blind, kuratiert von Magdalena Holzey, Galerie Karin Sachs, München, DE
Falling Through Space Drawn by the Line, UB Art Gallery, Center for the Arts, Buffalo, USA
Rockslide Sky, The Center Gallery, Fordham University at Lincoln Center, USA
Field Conditions, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, USA

2011

Cross–Check, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE

2010

Der Kern des Ganzen, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE
About The Details, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE

2009

2 x 3 x 10, Vertex List, Brooklyn, USA

2008

g-salon, g-module, Paris, FR

2007

More Possible Moves Than In Chess, Pluto, Brooklyn, USA

2006

Twice Drawn, Tang Museum, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, USA

2005

NextNext Visual Art, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, USA
New Turf, Fleming Museum, The University of Vermont, Burlington, USA
Decipher: Hand-Painted Digital, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, USA
Happy Birthday To Me, g-module, Paris, FR
Linear Geography, Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, USA

2004

Airborne, Henry Urbach Architecture, New York, USA
Landscape, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Feed, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, USA
Architecture By Numbers, Whitney Museum of American Art at Altria, New York, USA
Radial Gradient, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Franciso,USA
Open Range, Artemis Greenberg Van Doren, New York, USA

2003

The Drawn Page, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, USA
Rendered, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, USA
Online, Feigen Contemporary, New York, USA
The Sessions of Sweet Silent Thought, Bronx River Art Center, Bronx, USA
Immediate Medium, Kenise Barnes Fine Art, Larchmont, NY
The Incredible Lightness of Being, Black & White Gallery, Brooklyn, USA

2002

The Microwave, Cristinerose/Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, USA
25th Anniversary Benefit Selections Exhibition, The Drawing Center, NYC, USA
Wish You Were Here, Revolution, Detroit, USA
Déjà Vu, g-module, Paris, FR
Pas de Deux, Revolution, Detroit, USA
Drawings of Choice from a New York Collection, Krannert Art Museum, Univeristy of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL (from the collection of Werner Kramarsky)
The Accelerated Grimace, Silverstein Gallery, New York, USA
Artists to Artists: A Decade of The Space Program, Ace Gallery, New York, USA
Reconfigure, Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, USA
Landscape, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, USA

2001

Un/Ruled, Exhibit A, New York, USA
Superimposition, Caren Golden Fine Art, New York, USA
Drawing (Selected), g-module, Paris, FR
Digital: Printmaking Now, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, USA

2000

Spacetimelinks, Penzenstadler & Schaller Architekten, Baar, CH
Art On Paper 2000, Weatherspoon Gallery, Greensboro, USA
Blurry Lines, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, USA
Drawing from Pierogi: Selections from the Flat Files, Usdan Gallery, Bennington College, Bennington, USA
Cyber Drawings, Cristinerose Gallery, New York, USA

1999

Digital Sites, Numark Gallery, Washington, DC

1998

Group show, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, USA

1997

New York Drawers: Selections from Pierogi 2000, The Gasworks, London, UK
Current Undercurrent: Working in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, USA

1996

Summer Selections, The Drawing Center, New York, USA

Press, Reviews etc (selection)

2015

2013

2012

King, John. SFGate, “Architecture smaller in larger SFMOMA?”

2005

Baker, Kenneth. Art News, “Radial Gradient”
McQuaid, Cate. The Boston Globe, “Linear Geography”

2004

Chasin, Noah. Time Out New York, “Architecture by Numbers”

2003

Jara, Alicia. Lapiz, “Marsha Cottrell/Alan Wiener”
Jana, Reena. Art On Paper, “Punctuation Marks”
Rosin, Jessica. Art On Paper (online), “Marsha Cottrell”
Johnson, Ken. The New York Times, Art Guide
“Marsha Cottrell and Steve Robinson”

2002

Sirmans, Franklin. Time Out New York, “The Accelerated Grimace”

2001

Moody, Tom. Art Papers, “Palo Alto Dreamin’”
Levin, Kim. The Village Voice, Shortlist, “Superimposition”

2000

Setz, Annemarie. Neue Zuger Zeitung, “Spacetimelinks”
Schmerler, Sarah. Art On Paper, “Cyber Drawings”
Viveros-Fauné, Christian. New York Press, “Computer World”
Johnson, Ken. The New York Times, Art Guide, “Cyber Drawings”

1999

Protzman, Ferdinand. The Washington Post, “The Big Pixel”
Drumming, Neil. Washington City Paper, “Digital Sites”

1998

Schmerler, Sarah. Time Out New York, “Wayne Gonzales/Marsha Cottrell”

Publications and Editorial contributions (selection)

2011

Ian Berry, Jack Shear, Twice Drawn: Modern and Contemporary Drawings in Context, Prestel

2009

Christian Rattemeyer, The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawing Collection Catalogue Raisonné, The Museum of Modern Art, NY

2006

Jock Reynolds, Editor, 560 Broadway: A New York Drawing Collection at Work 1991–2006, Yale University Press

2005

Evelyn Hankins, New Turf, exhibition catalog, Robert Hull Fleming Museum, University of Vermont

2004

Moukhtar Kocache, Erin Shirreff, Wditors, Site Matters, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s World Trade Center Artists Residency 1997–2001

2003

David Rothenberg, Wandee Pryor, Editors, Writing on Air, MIT Press

2002

Joseph Hilfenstein, Amy Kuhl, Editors, Drawings of Choice from a New York Collection, exhibition catalog, Krannert Art Museum
Artists to Artists: A Decade of The Space Program, The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation

Selected public and corporate collections

The Morgan Library and Museum, New York, NY
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Neuberger Berman LLC, New York, NY
Pfizer Inc., New York, NY
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Pollock Gallery, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
Progressive Corporation
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, New York, NY