CV

 

  

 

Born 1975, New York City

Lives and works in the UK

 

EDUCATION

 

1997     BFA, State University of New York at Purchase

1996     Lacoste Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Lacoste, France

1995     Hogeschool vor de Kunsten, Amsterdam, Netherlands

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2017     New Weights & Measures, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2014     Enigma Variations, Art In General, (curated by Kristen Chappa), New York, NY

                 Enigma Variations, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2012     And Now You’re Here, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY

2011     Precision & Precarity, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2009     Vanishing Made Easy, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY

2008     A Prompt & Perfect Cure, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2007     Focused Aggregate Intensity, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY

2005     Sometimes It Takes Ice To Cut Ice, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA

                 Finest Pure, Adobe Backroom Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2004     V.S.O.P / A.S.A.P, City Hall, San Francisco, CA

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2017     Split, Zurcher Gallery, (curated by David Rhodes), New York, NY

2016     The Architecture of Life, Berkeley Art Museum (curated by Lawrence Rinder), Berkeley, CA

                 Loitering with Intent, People’s History Museum, Manchester, UK

                 Abstract Apartment II, Deborah House, (curated by Bob Matthews), London, UK

2015     Abstract Apartment, Deborah House, (curated by Bob Matthews), London, UK

2014     Summer Group Show, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2013     Surviving Sandy, The Brooklyn Rail, (curated by Phong Bui), Brooklyn, NY

                Approaching Infinity, The Richard N. Green Collection of Contemporary Abstraction,

                Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA (catalogue)

2012     Grey Full, Jeff Bailey Gallery, (curated by Geoffrey Young), New York, NY

                 Decade, Celebrating 10 Years, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2011     Brucennial, The Bruce High Quality Foundation, New York, NY

                 Domestic Goods, Eric Firestone Gallery, (curated by Ryan Wallace), East Hampton, NY

                 Cover Version (LP), Brooklyn Academy of Music, (curated by Timothy Hull), Brooklyn, New York

2010     Tanya Batura, Exene Cervenka, Amir Fallah, Will Yackulic, Western Project, Los Angeles, CA

                 Cooler Heads Prevail, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA

                 Fourth Estate Editions: Recent Works, Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York, NY

                 Default State Network, Raid Projects, (curated by Ryan Wallace), Los Angeles, CA,

                 (Itinerary includes: Morgan Lehman, New York, NY)

                 The Rule of Typical Things, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2009     Forth Estate Editions, Rhode Island School of Design Memorial Hall Gallery,

                 Providence, RI

                 Forth Estate, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, OR

                 Evidence of the Paranormal, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

                 Out of Bounds: Art from the Collection of Driek and Michael Zirinsky, Whatcom Museum,                                  Bellingham, WA

                 Formulation, Gallery Joe, Philadelphia, PA

                 Evidence of the Paranormal, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

                 On, Of or About, School of Art & Design Gallery, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

                 Zero Budget Biennal, (curated by Joanna Fiduccia and Chris sharp), Galerie

                 Schleicher + lange and Galerie Carlos Cardenas, Paris, France, 

                (Itinerary 2010: pianissimo, Milan; Rokeby Gallery, London; Klemm’s, Berlin, Germany

                Just What Are They Saying…, (curated by Beth Rudin DeWoody), Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New                     Orleans, LA

2008     Art on Paper 2008, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC

                 Fourth Estate Editions, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

                 Building Steam, Grossman Gallery, Lafayette College, Easton, PA

                 Text/ural, OKOK Gallery, Seattle, WA

                 It’s Gouache and Gouache Only, (curated by Geoffrey Young), Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY

2007     The Unknown Quantity, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2006     Landscape Re-imagined, Margaret Thatcher Projects, New York, NY

                 Many Happy Returns, High Energy Constructs, Los Angeles, CA

                 Word, Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA

                 ZusammenKunst, Galerie Hafemann, Wiesbaden, Germany

                 Uneasy Marriage, Motel Gallery, Portland, OR

                 Build, Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA

2005     Constructed Worlds, fa projects, London, UK

                 Flaneur, Punch Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2004     Poetry and its Arts, California Historical Society, San Francisco, CA

                 Fact / Fiction, Zentral Büro, Berlin, Germany

2003     The Triangle Show, Triple Base, San Francisco, CA

                 Free Mattress, Pond Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2002     A Postcard from the Volcano, Hotel Chelsea, New York, NY

2001     Ing, The Luggage Store, San Francisco, CA

2000     Hand vs. Mouth, New College, San Francisco, CA

1999     Small Works, New York University, New York, NY

1998     7th Annual Luggage Show, The Luggage Store, San Francisco, CA

1997     A History of Flight, SUNY Purchase, Purchase, New York

1993     Young Artists, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, New York

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

Berrigan, Anselm. New Weights & Measures, catalogue essay, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, 2017.

Architecture of Life. Edited by Lawrence Rinder. Berkeley, CA: University of California,

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, 2016. Exhibition catalog.

Whittington, Nicholas James. (Publisher), AMERARCANA: A Bird & Beckett Review, Number Six, pages 35, 36, 37, 51, 52, 53, 69, 70, 71, 87, 88, 89, October 2015.

Review. Will Yackulic: Enigma Variations,” curiouslydirect.com, August 2, 2014.

Fiduccia, Joanna. Enigma Variations, catalogue essay, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, 2014.

Come Together: Surviving Sandy, Year 1, catalogue, Brooklyn Rail, Industry City, Brooklyn, NY, 2014.

Daniels, Diana. “Stepping Outside of Ourselves,” catalogue essay for Approaching Infinity, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, 2013.

Thorne, James. “GREY FULL," coolhunting.com, January 13, 2012.

Peters, Enstice. Drawing: Space, Form and Expression, 4th edition. Pearson Education, Inc.

Baker, Kenneth. “Forces to be reckoned with: Painting Made Simple,” San Francisco Chronicle, April 23, 2011.

Helfand, Glen. “Will Yackulic,” artforum.com, April 2011.

Sussman, Matt. “Exercises in style,” San Francisco Bay Guardian, March 30, 2011.

Pagel, David. “They Stand Out in a Group,” Los Angeles Times, August 27, 2010.

LIT No.18 Summer '10, The Journal of the New School. Assorted Works: p.61-68 (reproduction), Summer 2010.

Geldard, Rebecca. “Zero Budget Biennial,” Time Out London, (image) March 11, 2010.

Sigo, Cedar. “Notes from the Chemical Outpost Vol. 2,” SFMOMA Open Space Blog, December 8, 2009.

Wilson, Michael. “Evidence of the Paranormal,” artforum.com, December 3, 2009.

Matilsky, Barbara. Out of Bounds: Art from the Collection of Driek and Michael Zirinsky, Exhibition Catalogue, Whatcom Museum, November 2009.

Newhall, Edith. “Fancy Geometry,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, November 1, 2009.

Short List: Will Yackulic. The New Yorker, October 5, 2009 p. 13.

Lequeux, Emmanuelle. “Zero Budget Biennal,” LeMonde, September 6, 2009.

Sherman, Lauren. “Letterpress Revisited,” Forbes Magazine, June 2009.

Fiduccia, Joanna. “Remote Properties,” Art on Paper, March, 2009.

DeWoody, Beth Rudin. Just What Are They Saying…, Exhibition Catalogue, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, January 2009.

Halperen, Max. “Art on Paper 2008,” Art Papers, January 2009, p. 58.

Eden, Xandra. Weatherspoon Art Museum: Art on Paper 2008, Exhibition Catalogue, October 2008.

Frank, Peter. “New Wine in Old Bottles,” Art on Paper, September 2008, p. 62.

Helfand, Glen. “Will Yackulic,” Artforum, Summer 2008.

Bennett, Kim. “Will Yackulic in San Francisco,” Article: Art and the Imaginative Promise, April 2008.

Baker, Kenneth. “Will Yackulic at Lind,” San Francisco Chronicle, April 12 2008.

Huston, Johnny Ray. “Neo Geo Trio, Fresh patterns emerge from SF’s post-Mission School landscape,” San Francisco Bay Guardian, April 9-15 2008.

Eastman, Dale. “Collectors,” San Francisco Magazine, January 2008, (illustration, p.115).

Baker, R.C. “Best in Show, Will Yackulic,” The Village Voice, November 28, 2007.

News: “Will Yackulic, Focused Aggregate Intensity,” Flash Art, November/December 2007.

“Will Yackulic,” dailyserving.com, November 2007.

Helfand, Glen. “Will Yackulic,” Critics’ Picks, artforum.com, August 2005.

Charles Holland. “Constructed Worlds,” Modern Painters, July/August 2005.

McBride, John. “Poetry and its arts explores the visuals in poems,” Berkeley Dailey Planet, April 5, 2005.

Killian, Kevin. “Golden Borders,” San Francisco Bay Guardian, December 8, 2004.

Huston, Johnny Ray. “Correspondence School,” San Francisco Bay Guardian, September 24, 2003.

Review. “Night & Day Pick,” SF Weekly, September 24, 2003.

Black, Noel. “What’s the Mutter?” San Francisco Bay Guardian, June 6, 2001.

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

2017     “Window Repair Praxis”, (artist book), self-published, Sheffield, UK

2016     “Brise Marine” (translation), “Brise Marine” (anthology), Heinzfeller Nileisist & Old Gold Press,                        edited by Frank Haines & Cedar Sigo, New York, NY

2012     “On Bushwick as Shadow Space” (essay), Allotrope Edition 06 "Shadow Spaces", guest-edited by                    Steve Mykietyn, London, UK

2011     “Superchunk: Crossed Wires” (album cover), Merge Records, Durham, NC

2010     “Miragency” (artist book) self-published with support from Ugly Duckling Press, New York, NY

2009     “Homage to George Schneeman” (obit./essay), The Recluse 05, The Poetry Project, New York, NY

                 “Notes from the Chemical Outpost Vol. II” (artist book) self-published with support from Ugly                          Duckling Press, New York, NY

2007     “Notes from the Chemical Outpost” (artist book) self-published with support from Ugly Duckling                  Press, New York, NY

2004     “Space Surveillance Variations” (artist book), XXX Press, San Francisco, CA

2003     “Pac-Mastery: Observations and Critical Discourse” (book), Old Gold Press, San Francisco, CA

2002     “Stendec” (book), Angry Dog Press, Colorado Springs, CO

 

LECTURES

 

2017     Sheffield Urban Institute, University of Sheffield, Visiting Artist Lecture, Sheffield, UK

2015     Canterbury UCA, Visiting Artist Lecture, Canterbury, UK

                 University of Huddersfield, Visiting Artist Lecture, Huddersfield, UK

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

The Progressive Art Collection