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ROB CRAIGIE

 b. 1968, Livonia, Michigan

 

EDUCATION   

1992     MFA Mills College, Oakland, California

1990     BFA Alfred University, Alfred, New York

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012

The Expanding Color System, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2006

Wonder, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2002

Mining: Almost Circles, Video Projects, and Garden Drawings, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2000

The Opposite of Scientist, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1998

Bio Experiments: Natural Specimens, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1995

Sculpture, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

California in Three Dimensions, California Center for the Arts, Escondido, CA

COUNTERSPACE, Special Project Space, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1993

Sublime Air Clot, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1992

Introductions, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015

The Collectors, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2008

15-Year Anniversary: These Are the People in Your Neighborhood, Gallery 16, San Francisco, CA

2007

On Paper, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, California

2005

Ad Infinitum: The Aesthetics of Repetition II, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2004

May at Vox, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA

Botany 12, Sonoma County Museum, Santa Rosa, CA

2003

At the Edge of Science, Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Sun Valley, ID

Works on Paper, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2002

Fifteen – 15th Anniversary Exhibition, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2001

Multiple Personalities, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Amused, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL

2000

Bluer, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL

1999

THEM: An Exhibition of Artists, Scientists & Designers Concerned with the Entomological Universe, SomArts Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Double Trouble: The Patchett Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA traveling to Museo de las Artes and Instituto Cultural Cabanas, Guadalajara, Mexico; Museo de Monterrey, Monterrey,  Mexico; Museo Universitario Contemporaneo de Arte, Mexico City; Auditorio de Galicia and Iglesia San Domingos de Bonaval, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, and Sala Amos Salvador, Logrono, Spain (publication)

Into The 21st Century: Selections from the Permanent Collection, San Jose Museum of Art, May 23 – September 12, 1999

1998

Outside/Inside, TransAmerica Building Lobby, San Francisco, CA

Landscape and Memory, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Drawing, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

The Cherry Kool-Aid Hive for Animals Without Homes, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Matters of The Heart, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Byron Cohen Gallery, Kansas City, MO

1995

Mercer Union, Toronto, Canada

Concepts in Form: Artists’ Sketchbooks and Maquettes, Palo Alto Cultural Center, Palo Alto, CA

California in Three Dimensions, California Center for the Arts Museum, Escondido, CA

Frankenstein: Explorations in Surrationality, MacDonald Stewart Art Center, Guelph, Ontario, Canada

1993

Soft Surfaces, TransAmerica Building Lobby, San Francisco, CA

Body Parts, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1992

MFA Exhibition, Mills College, Oakland, CA

1991

Bay Area Student Photography, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA

1990

BFA Exhibition, New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

 

AWARDS

1991   Edwin Anthony and Adaline Boudreaux Cadogan Scholarship, The San Francisco Foundation

1989   Junior Art Award, Alfred University, NY

1988   Sophomore Art Award, Alfred University, NY

1986   Portfolio Scholarship, Alfred University, NY

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 2013

Williams, Griff, “Study and Gift”, San Francisco Arts Quarterly, Issue 13, 2013, pp. 130-131

2012

Whiting, Sam; “Healing Powers of Scotch: Sip of scotch raised to art”, San Francisco Chronicle, Thursday, August 2, 2012

2006

Baker, Kenneth; ” ‘Wonder’ at Haines”, San Francisco Chronicle, February 25, 2006

2003

Pettinger, E.J. ,”And The Universe Said”, Boise Weekly, December 117, 2003

Tanous, Adam,” ‘At the Edge of Science’ brings together two worlds”, Idaho Mountain Express, November 5-11, 2003

Bailey, Susan, “New art offers cosmic approach”, Wood River Journal, Nov 5, 2003

2000

Bonetti, David, “Bridging the gap between art and science,” The San Francisco Examiner, May 26

Westbrook, Lindsey, “Over There: A critical guide to San Francsico events,” The East Bay Express, May 19

1999

Kurtz, Glenn, “Them” at SomArts Gallery,” Artweek, March

1998

“Landscape and Memory,” San Francisco Bay Guardian, July

“Bio – Experiments,” San Francisco Bay Guardian, p.78, January

1995

Santiago, Chiori, “A vibrant new heart for art in San Francisco,” Smithsonian Magazine July 1995, pg. 68

Pincus, Robert, “Accessible California Sculpture Proves Novel Without Being Novelty,” The San Diego Union Tribune, Sunday June 18, 1995

Baker, Kenneth, “Riding the Coattails of SFMOMA,” San Francisco Chronicle, Saturday, January 28, 1995

Whiting, Sam, “Art takes to the Streets to Vie with SFMOMA,” San Francisco Chronicle, Thursday January 19, 1995.

Campbell, Nancy, “Frankenstein, Explorations in Manipulation and Surrationality” Public Access # 11, “Throughput,” 1995 annual, p.33

1994

Hill, Valerie, “Beware of Imaginations,” The Geulph Mercury, Thursday, December 1

Taylor, Kat, “Art Makes a Move on the laboratory”, The Globe and Mail, December

Novakov, Anna, Sculpture, January-February 1994

1993

Kelley, Jeff, “Rob Craigie at Haines Gallery”, Artforum, December 1993

Davis, Randal, “Strange Fruit”, Artweek, October 7, 1993

1992

Spalding, David, “Introductions”, Artweek, August 6, 1992.

Bonetti, David, San Francisco Examiner, Friday, July 17, 1992.

 

MONOGRAPHS & SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Mckinsey Quarterly, Number 4, 2006

Rob Craigie: Personal Science, Essay by Michael Klein, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA 2006

Rob Craigie: Think-Thought-Think, Pinspot No. 4, Smart Art Press, Santa Monica, CA, 1998

Double Trouble: The Patchett Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA, 1998

California in Three Dimensions, California Center for the Arts Museum, Escondido, CA, 1995

Frankenstein: Explorations in Manipulation and Surrationality, Macdonald Stewart Art Centre, Guelph, Ontario, Canada, 1994

The Expanding Color System, Self-published book, 2012, by Rob Craigie

11-11-11; 11:11, Self-published book with handwork by Artist, 2012, by Rob Craigie

Sculptures I Wish I Made, Self-published book, 2012, by Rob Craigie

Between You and the Sun, Self-published book, 2012, by Rob Craigie

About Face: 99 Butterfly Paintings, Self-published book, 2012, by Rob Craigie

Computer Crash Drawing Pile, Self-published book, 2012, by Rob Craigie

The Beeswax Studio 1992 – 1997, Self-published book, 2012, by Rob Craigie

Small Parts of a System (a documented circle), Self-published book, 2012, by Rob Craigie

 

GALLERY AFFILIATIONS

Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Gallery 16, San Francisco, CA

(The Expanding Color System: 1 Artist 1 Concept book publishing project)

 

COLLECTIONS

Bronx Museum, Bronx, NY

Di Rosa Foundation, Napa CA

Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, CA

San Jose Museum of Art San Jose, CA

Tom Patchett Collection, Los Angeles, CA

University Art Museum, Berkeley, CA

Wellington Management, San Francisco, CA