• CV

    Brian Michael Dunn


    2013 MFA Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
    2004 BFA painting, Boston University College of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
    2003 Yale Norfolk Summer Program, Norfolk, CT


    Pattern Recognition, Woskob Family Gallery, State College, PA

    Small Victories, School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD

    Energy of Delusion/ Giant 45, two person show with Keith Sanborn, Ventana244, Brooklyn, NY
    Pretty Eyes, Electric Bills, Fordham University Lipani Gallery, New York, NY
    Oysters With Lemon, curated by Michael Zahn, Ventana244, Brooklyn, NY

    Sheetz, (solo), PA Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

    Spread, (solo), Millstein Gallery, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
    Hold the Floor, Hundred Forsyth, NYC, NY
    How Simple Can You Get, (Juror: Robert Storr), Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT
    Stirred Up Still, Fjord Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
    Free School, Gary Snyder Project Space, NYC, NY

    Fiction, (solo), Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University Ithaca, NY
    Underachievers, (solo), Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University Ithaca, NY
    Cornell MFA, White Box Gallery, New York, NY

    Brian Dunn: New Paintings, (solo), Erica Tanov, San Francisco, CA
    Wall Ball, for Blinky, (solo), Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University Ithaca, NY
    Color Me Bad, Nudashank Gallery, Baltimore, MD

    Super Hang-Out, Showpaper Gallery, New York, NY

    Dark Fair, Green Gallery Booth, Swiss institute, New York, NY
    Pollock- Krasner Fellows, Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild, Woodstock, NY

    Brian Dunn: New Paintings, (solo), Green Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

    Mixtape, Green Gallery Milwaukee, WI
    Four Color Pen, Green Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

    BFA Thesis Exhibition, Boston University Commonwealth Gallery, Boston, MA

    Group Show, Yale Norfolk Gallery, Norfolk, CT
    Boston Printmakers Biennial, 808 Gallery, Boston, MA

    Awards and Residencies

    2011 Millay Arts Colony Residency, Austerlitz, NY
    2011 Mid-Atlantic Arts Council Fellowship Grant
    2008 Byrdcliffe Artist Residency, Pollock- Krasner Fellow, Woodstock, NY
    2007 Milwaukee Artist Resource Network Mentors participant
    2003 Ellen Stoeckel-Battell Fellowship grant
    2003 Arches Biennial Print Award


    “Notes on the Recent Work of Brian Dunn”, by Nathan Townes-Anderson, in Free School, Cornell AAP Press, Ithaca, NY, 2013

    “Anamolous Documents – (Porcelain, Paint, Wooden Boxes; Digital Prints, Bricks and Tires)”, by Chris Kraus, Cornell AAP Press, Ithaca, NY, 2013

    Happiness #3, Spithouse Press, New York, NY, 2013

    “Suggestions Toward Future Conversations” by Adam Klienman, in the eponymous catalogue published by Cornell AAP Press, Ithaca, NY, 2012.

    “Optimistic Abstraction: The Work of Brian Dunn” by Jessica Binder, from Suggestions towards future Conversations, Cornell AAP Press, Ithaca, NY, 2012.

    “Color me Bad x Nudashank” Review, Chloe Gallagher, Curbs and Stoops Blog