Brian Belott

Dolcette, 2015
Cotton batting, colorfast paper, acrylic paint, matte medium, book pages, artificial bread, dust mop head, rope, calculator and remote control with matte medium, colored sand, aquarium rocks and stones
59 x 46 x 5.5 inches
149.9 x 116.8 x 14 cm

BIOGRAPHY

b. 1973, East Orange, NJ
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

EDUCATION

1995
BFA, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

1994
Cooper Union, New York, NY (thrown out)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016
Puuuuuuuffs, Moran Bondaroff, Los Angeles, CA

2015
Dr. Kid President Jr., 247365, New York, NY
Weather, Brian Belott and Ross Simonini, Fredricks & Freiser, New York, NY

2014
Cat Food, Brian Belott and Joe Bradley, Retrospective, Hudson, NY

2013
Brian Belott, The Journal Gallery, New York, NY
Brian Belott and Michael Mahalchick, Ober Gallery, Kent, CT

2012
Portrait of a Generation, Brian Belott and Taylor McKimens, The Hole, New York, NY
A Goosh Noosh, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY

2011
Congo Guac, Galerie Zürcher, Paris, France
Windshield Unexpected Wipers, Brian Belott and Jesse Greenberg, LOYAL, Malmö, Sweden

2010
The Joy of File, Zürcher Studio, New York

2009
Jelly Harp, Galerie Zürcher, Paris

2008
Brian Belott, Leyendecker Gallery, Tenerife, Canary Islands

2007
Swirly Music, CANADA, New York, NY
Brian Belott Lost and Found Slide Show, Community Outreach Gallery, Ontario, Canada

2005
Books, books, books, books, books, books and books, CANADA, New York, NY
Adult Soda, Stefan Stux, New York, NY

2004
What’s Going On, Kenny Schacter, New York, NY

2003
Touching Fantasy Through Color, CANADA, New York, NY

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016
All Summer In A Day, Unclebrother, Hancock, NY

2015
Unorthodox, The Jewish Museum, New York
Third Heat, CANADA, New York, NY
Call and Response, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York, NY

2014
If You’re Accidentally Not Included, Don’t Worry About It, curated by Peter Saul, Zurcher, Paris, France
The New York Moment, Musée d’Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne, France
Surface Protection Plus, Brian Belott, Brad Tromel, Samara Scott, Sandra Vaka Olsen, LOYAL, Stockholm, Sweden
Sundays (Like the Brightest Light in the Theatre Shining on an Empty Stage):Ted Gahl, Dodge Gallery, New York, NY
The Age of Small Things, curated by Chuck Webster, Dodge Gallery, New York, NY

2013
Draw Gym, curated by Brian Belott, KnowMoreGames Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Project Room (with Joe Bradley, Carroll Dunham and Michael Williams), The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Elements, Rudiments and Principals, Boston University Art Gallery, Boston, MA
The Scenery Changes The Times, Schema Projects, Brooklyn, NY
Brian Belott and Michael Mahalchick, Ober Gallery, Kent, CT
Deep Cuts, Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, NY

2012
This is How my Brain Works, Radiator Gallery, New York, NY
Portrait of a Generation – Brian Belott & Taylor McKimens, The Hole, New York, NY

2011
Spaghetti and Beachballs, Studio Rafaelli, Trento, Italy
Paper A-Z, Sue Scott Gallery, New York, NY
Salon Zurcher, featuring Zurcher Studio, The Journal Gallery, Feature Inc., AVA Gallery, Parker’s Box, The Proposition, Stephan Stoyanov Gallery, Zurcher Studio, New York, NY
DADARHEA, Canada Gallery, New York, NY
Cutters/Cork: Contemporary Collage Exhibition, curated by James Gallagher, West Cork Arts Centre, County Cork, Ireland

2010
Philadelphia Out of Phase, curated by Justin Samson, Bodega, Philadelphia, PA
The NY Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1 in The Classroom, New York, NY
Consider the Oyster, curated by Ingrid Dinter, James Graham and Sons, New York, NY
Salad Days, The Journal, Brooklyn, NY
De-Nature, Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Out of Order, curated by Scott Hug, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY
Kook Books, Bravinlee, New York, NY
Mutant Pop, curated by Dearraindrop and Brandon Joyce, Loyal Gallery, Malmo, Sweden
DADARHEA, OHWOW Gallery, Miami, FL
Lost Horizon/Head Shop, curated by Billy Miller, Exile, Berlin
Don’t Jump Eyes Up, curated by Julie Ryan, Galeire BIGGER, Vienna

2009
Wild Feature 2, curated by Brian Belott, Galerie Zürcher, Paris, France
Relics From the Other Realms, curated by Athena Llewellyn Barat for the Barat Foundation, Newark, NJ
What’s Bin Did and What’s Bin Hid, curated by Ryan Steadman, 106 Green Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Cutters, curated by James Gallagher, Cinders Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
New York Minute, curated by Kathy Grayson, Macro Future, Rome, Italy
Apartment Show, curated by Denise Kupferschmidt and Joshua Smith, Envoy Gallery, New York, NY
The Living and the Dead, Gavin Brown, New York, NY
Wild Feature, curated by Brian Belott, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY
Loving Overkill Via Satellite, directed and choreographed by Larissa Velez, Dance Theater Workshop, New York, NY
No Sockpuppet, curated by Michael J. G. Olsen, The Switch Building, New York, NY
Rare Editions: The Book As Art, curated by Susan Fleminger, Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY
Peanut Gallery, curated by Joe Bradley, The Journal Gallery, New York, NY

2008
Book/Shelf, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
I Won’t Grow Up, Cheim & Read, New York, NY
Show #16:Ed Blackburn + Brian Belott, and/or gallery, Dallas, TX
Sunshine, Ritter/Zamet at Rental Gallery, New York, NY
The Ice Cream Show, LOYAL, Stockholm, Sweden

2007
Bits and Pieces: The Collage Impulse, Lehman College Gallery, Bronx, NY
Cabinet of Curiosities, The Journal Gallery, New York, NY
What Glue Do You Use?, Atelier Cardenas Bellanger, Paris, France
Group Show, Ritter/Zamet, London, England

2006
Collage Party, Zieher Smith, New York, NY
CANADA, CounterGallery, London, England
Frisky Flaming Hot, Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen, Denmark
(CANA)RICO?, Galeria Comercial, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Available, curated by Angela Dufresne and Monya Rowe, Monya Rowe Gallery, New York, NY
Searching for Love and Fire, David Castillo Modern & Contemporary Art, Miami, FL
Welcome Home, Galleri Loyal, Stockholm, Sweden
Personal Assistance, DNA Gallery, Provincetown, MA
You have to be almost gifted to do what I do, Alexander and Bonin, New York, NY
Deep Data, Freight and Volume, New York, NY
With Michael Mahalchick, Atelier Cardenas Bellanger, Paris, France

2005
Hanging by a Thread, The Moore Space, Miami, FL
WITH US AGAINST REALITY, OR AGAINST US, curated by Ida Ekblad and Anders Nordby, Willy Wonka Inc., Oslo, Norway and Galleri S.E, Bergen, Norway
Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere, Galleri Loyal, Stockholm, Sweden
Put it in Your Mouth…, Rivington Arms, New York, NY
Precious Moments, Joymore, Brooklyn, NY
In Deep Water, Dinter Fine Art, New York, NY
New York’s Finest, CANADA, New York, NY

2004
Where do we come from? What are we? Where Are we going?, Champion Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
California Earthquakes, Daniel Reich Gallery, New York, NY
Rowdy Remix, ATM Gallery, New York, NY
Majority Whip, White Box, New York, NY
Word of Mouth, A Selection:Part I, Dinter Fine Art, New York, NY

2003
Art Band, Capitale, a Kenny Schacter/Rove Project, New York, NY
You Are My Sunshine/You Is My Sunshine, CANADA, New York, NY

2002
Black Out, Space 1026, Philadelphia, PA

2000
Full Serve, a Kenny Schacter Project, New York, NY

1997
OY, a Kenny Schacter Project, New York, NY

1995
Performance with Lucio Pozzi, New York, NY

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

SELECTED WORKS