FRITZ HORSTMAN


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

Solo and Two-Person

Memory Field Brooklyn (With Abe McNally) Art Lot, Brooklyn, NY, September 2014 – March 2015

The Dispersal and Recollection of Knowledge (With Solange Roberdeau) Lost Coast Culture Machine, Fort Bragg, CA, August 2013

Fritz Horstman and Alexander Harding,  A – Space, West Haven, CT June 2012  

NIN9 Gallery, Hillyer Art Space, Washington DC, January 2012 (solo)

Soapbox Gallery Brooklyn, NY, December 2011(solo)

Guerrilla Trees Artspace, New Haven, CT 2010   (solo)

Fritz Horstman and Andrés Garcés: Of Watering Line Off the Wall Gallery, Hadley, MA 2005

Conversations in Rhythm CA Woods Gallery, Concord, MA 2004(solo)

Fritz Horstman and Elisa Solven Diamantina Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 2003

Visual Rhythms Inkblotz Studios, Geneva, NY 2003(solo)

Fritz Horstman: Plane Wood, Inkblotz Studios, Geneva, NY 2001 (solo)

 

Group exhibitions

EvidenceArt and Fact, The Institute Library, New Haven, CT May - Sept 2017

River Woman, ODETTA Gallery, Brooklyn, NY March - May 2017

deCordova Biennial, deCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA Oct 2016 - April 2017

Wood+Paper+Earth, Drive-by Projects, Watertown, MA Nov - Dec 2016

Arctic Hysteria, Dikemark, Asker, Norway, Sept 2016

Nature Constructed, Whitney Center, Hamden, CT, Sept 2016 - March 2017

Wonderland, No 6 Depot, West Stockbridge, MA, Feb 2016

Satelite Squared, Migrational Methods, and a Romantic Gonzo Gesture, Las Vegas, NV Sept - Oct 2015

Finding Urpflanze, Institute Library, New Haven, CT June - July 2015

Modern Wings and Shaker Roots, Hancock Shaker Village, MA, May - Nov 2015

EARTHTWERKS and Other Celestial Familiars Ortega y Gasset Projects, Sidecar Gallery, Hammond, IN Nov 2014

Programmation Vidéo au 104 Jeune Creation, Paris, France, Oct, Nov 2014

#01, Cabane Georgina, Marseille, France, August 2014

SculptureNow The Mount, Lenox, MA, June – October 2014

Sustainability Tiffin University, OH, March 2014

#00, Cabane Georgina, Marseille, France, September 2013

Strange Natures The Institute Library, New Haven, CT (Curated by Clint Jukala) May – June 2013

Instructions Not Included Artspace, New Haven, CT (Curated by Martha Lewis) Nov – January 2013

Jeune Creation, Paris, France, November 2012

Dock 6 Design and Art Chicago, IL October, 2012

The Romantic Impulse: Currents in Contemporary Art, Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA August 2012

Performance and installation, The Gathering Literary Conference, July 2012

Beverly Kaye Gallery, Woodbridge, CT May 2012

Material Measure The Institute Library, New Haven, CT April 2012  

Performance with Miro Dance Theater, Philadelphia, PA 2011

New Trails Adaptation, Philadelphia, PA, 2011

MFA Thesis Exhibition MICA, Baltimore, MD 2011 

Chic Dessin L’Atelier Richelieu, Paris, France 2011

FNT Performance New Haven, CT 2011

Mind Sets, Haskins Gallery, New Haven, CT 2010

The Sound of IT, Garage Gallery, San Diego, CA 2010

The Petroleum Show, Artdc Gallery, Washington, DC 2010

2nd and 3rd Year MFA Show, MICA, Baltimore, MD 2009, 2010

Bubble and Squeak Rebekah Templeton Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA 2009

Material Afterlife UICA, Grand Rapids, MI 2009

The Sky’s the Limit Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT 2009

JFA Mills Pond House Gallery, St. James, NY 2008

BWAC Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY 2008

Sculpture in Context Dublin, Ireland 2007

Providence Art Windows Project Providence, RI 2007

The Gywnns Falls Trail Park, Baltimore, MD 2007

Christie’s Galleries, New York, NY 2003, 2004, 2006           

Light and the Landscape Winner Gallery, Cazenovia, NY 2004

King’s River Stonehouse Works King’s River Arts Council, Reedley, CA 2003

 

Curatorial

Uses Ortega y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY March 2016

Imaginary Monuments Ortega y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY April 2015  

Material Measure The Institute Library, New Haven, CT April 2012  


SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

The Boston Globe Oct 21, 2016 "At deCordova Museum, a Strong Biennial"  by Sebastian Smee

Take Magazine Oct 10, 2016 "deCodova Biennial 2016" by Jennifer Hayes

The Boston Globe Sept 8, 2016 "Putting Together the deCordova Biennial" by Malcom Gay

Arctic Hysteria Catalogue for the exhibition of the same name

Ground Up: Issue 5 Journal of the Department of Landscape Architecture at UC Berkeley

Transmission Exhibition Catalogue, École des Beaux-Arts, Paris, June 2015 "Manual Skill, Material Knowledge" Essay about Josef Albers as a Teacher by Fritz Horstman

Temporary Art Review June 9, 2015, "Imaginary Monuments" by Sheilah Wilson

Critical Eyes June 10, 2015, "Imaginary Monuments" by Todd Keyser

Black Bucket Essays Jan, Feb, Mar, April 2015, Monthly internet publication

The New Farmer’s Almanac 2013, 2015 Published by Greenhorns 

Short’s Brewing Company Podcast Featured in podcasts on Nov 6 and Dec 9, 2014 discussing label illustration

The New Haven Register April 23, 2013 “Bethany Artist Creates Quinnipiac River in Bottles”

The West Hartford News April 23, 2013 “Connecticut Artist Creates Replica of River Using Plastic Bottles”

The New York Times Dec 20, 2012 “Filling in the Blank Walls” by Bob Tedeschi

Jeune Création Exhibition Catalogue, 2012

Manuel Fanzine: Volume 1, 2012

New Haven Advocate April 5, 2012 “The Map and the Territory”

The Washinton Post. Jan 19, 2012. “ Fritz Horstman Reaches Wide in Small Art Show at Hillyer”

Mindsets: Artists and Scientists Collaborate Exhibition Catalog. 2011


RESIDENCIES, PUBLIC COMMISSIONS, VISITING ARTIST

The Arctic Circle, June 2016

Shiro Oni Studios, Onishi, Japan, August - September 2015

The Peabody Museum, Yale New Haven, CT April 2013 The Quinnipiac River Bottled

The City of St. Helens St. Helens, OR, August 2007 Paper Arches

Reeves-Reed Arboretum  Summit, NJ, May – Sept 2007 Between the Trees

Michigan Legacy Art Park Crystal Mountain, MI, May – June 2006 The Singing Tree

Stone Quarry Hill Art Park Cazenovia, NY, June – July 2004 Rhythm Trail

Middlesex School Concord, MA, April 2004 Tree Hymn

Stonehouse Miramonte, CA, June – July 2003 The Golden Spiral Path


LECTURES,
PERFORMANCEs,
WORKSHOPS

 

 

 

Dessau Bauhaus                    Dessau, Germany Nov 2016

Hartwick College                 Oneonta, NY Nov 2016

Kenyon College                     Gambier, OH Oct 2016

Mid-American College Art Association Conference    Cincinnati, OH Oct 2016

Maryland Institute College of Art        Baltimore, MD July 2016

Bennington College                    Bennington, VT May 2016

The Drawing Center                    New York, NY May 2016

DIA: Beacon                           Beacon, NY May 2016

Princeton University                    Princeton, NJ March 2016

The Exploratorium                   San Francisco, CA Jan 2016

Mead Art Museum                         Amherst, MA Nov 2015

Residency Unlimited                        Brooklyn, NY Oct 2015, Oct 2016

Kannagawa River Festival                 Onishi, Japan Sept 2015

Hancock Shaker Village                      Hancock, MA July 2015

École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts               Paris, France June 2015

Yale University                          New Haven, CT April 2015

Educational Center for the Arts                      New Haven, CT Dec 2014

Brooklyn Art Lot                    Brooklyn, NY Oct 2014

Paier College of Art                         New Haven, CT Sept 2014

Rhode Island School of Design                      Providence, RI May 2014

SUNY Stony Brook                      Purchase, NY May 2014

Morgan Lehman Gallery                          New York, NY April 2014

Yale University                     New Haven, CT March 2014

Lost Coast Culture Machine            Fort Bragg, CA August 2013 

The New School Design and Technology MFA    New York, NY February 2013

Artspace                        New Haven, CT November 2012

Western Connecticut State University        Danbury, CT January 2012 

Hartford Art School                West Hartford, CT December 2011    

Keystone College                    Factoryville, PA October 2011

Maryland Institute College of Art            Baltimore, MD June, July, and November 2011

Anne Arundel Community College            Arnold, MD April 2011

Artspace                        New Haven, CT March 2010

Bennington College                Bennington, VT October, 2008

Middlesex School                    Concord, MA April 2004

Interlochen Center for the Arts            Interlochen, MI July 2002


EDUCATION

Kenyon College, Gambier, OH

    Bachelor of Arts 2001

Maryland Institute College of Art  Baltimore, MD 

    Master of Fine Arts 2011


ALSO

The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, Artist Residency and Education Coordinator, 2004 - present

Yale College, Lecturer, Progressive Art Education, 2016

Southern Connecticut State University, Adjunct Professor of 3D Design 2015

Albertus Magnus College, Adjunct Professor of Drawing and Curatorial Studies 2013, 2014

Ortega y Gasset Collective, Brookyln, NY 2014 - 2016

Illustrator – Short’s Brewing Company labels and many private clients 2001 – present 

Musician – vocal, guitar, mandolin, banjo, and piano composition, performance and recording.  1985 - present