ARTISTS : MIKE WOMACK
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EXHIBITIONS AT ZIEHERSMITH

Observer Effect, 2013
Spectres, Phantoms,
and Poltergeists, 2011

High Grade Empty, 2009
Warbling, 2007
 

MIKE WOMACK BIO
1976
Born in Houston, TX
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY and Boulder, CO

EDUCATION
2005
MFA, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn
1999
BFA, University of Georgia, Athens

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2013
Observer Effect, ZieherSmith, New York
2011
Spectres, Phantoms, and Poltergeists, ZieherSmith, New York
2009
High Grade Empty, ZieherSmith, New York
2006
Warbling, ZieherSmith, New York
Heat is Not Made of Tiny Hot Things, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2014
A Human Extension, curated by Amy Berger, Lodge Gallery, New York
2012
Breadbox, ZieherSmith at the ICON, Nashville, TN
Calvin Ross Carl, Sara Greenberger Rafferty & Mike Womack, Archer Gallery, Clark College, Vancouver, WA
2010
Five From Brooklyn, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR
2009
NADA/ART IN/VISIBLE SPACES, 395, Brooklyn, NY
Grand Reopening, ZieherSmith, New York
2008
Hasta La Basura Se Separa [artcrush], curated by Los Outsiders, Antigua Aduana Cultural Space, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico
Tension/Release, Caren Golden Fine Art, New York
5th Outdoor Sculpture Biennial, Evergreen Museum, John Hopkins University, Baltimore
2007
Emerge 8, Aljira, Newark, NJ
2006
New American Talent: 21st Exhibition, curated by Aimee chang (traveling through 2008), Arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, TX
2005
Sturdy Axis, HPGRP Gallery, New York
Brooklyn Artists, Alpan Gallery, Huntington, NY
Foundation, Gallery Boreas, Brooklyn, NY
2002
35x35, Art Forum Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT

SELECTED BILBIOGRAPHY
Shane McAdams, “Mike Womack: Spectres…,” The Brooklyn Rail, October 2011
Blake Gopnik, “Art Beast: Daily Pic,” TheDailyBeast.com, October 9, 2011
Matthew Hassell, Spectres, Phantoms, and Poltergeists, NY Arts, October 2011
Shazia Khan, "Brooklyn Stores Give New Meaning to 'Pop Art'," New York One, December 18, 2009
Carrie Moyer, “Review: Mike Womack at ZieherSmith,” Art in America, June/July, 2009 Shane McAdams, “Mike Womack,” The Brooklyn Rail, March 2009
Benjamin Genocchio, "From Young Storytellers, a Playful Tone," The New York Times, August 26, 2007
"Goings on About Town: Mike Womack," The New Yorker, January 15, 2007
Shane McAdams, "Mike Womack," Art Papers, January/February 2007
Laura Sánchez, "Ponen la basura en su lugar," El Manana, November 14, 2008

Ben LaRocco, "In Conversation: Mike Womack," The Brooklyn Rail, Dec. 2006/Jan. 2007
R.C. Baker, "Best in Show: Buzz Worthy," The Village Voice, December 21, 2006
Jonathan Goodman, "Mike Womack: Real Art Ways," Sculpture Magazine, November 2006
Amanda Douberley, "From Stuff, Art,” Austin Chronicle, July 14 2006
Ruthie Ackerman, "Low Tech Art in High-Tech Era," Hartford Courant, May 22, 2006
Art World Digest, Spring 2006
Shane Mcadams, "Foundation at Gallery Boreas," NY Arts Magazine, Nov/Dec 2005
Artnet.com Magazine, May 10th, 2005

AWARDS
2011
Artist Fellowship, New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA)
2006
Emerge 2006, Aljira, Newark, NJ
2005
Starving Artist Fellowship, Semi-finalist Award