ADRIAN PIPER
Selected Art Biography & Bibliography


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1969
0 to 9 Press 1969, New York "Three Untitled Projects" (postal art exhibition) -March

1971
New York Cultural Center New York, NY "One Man (sic), One Work" -February

1976
Gallery One, Montclair State College Montclair, N.J. "Adrian Piper" -February

1980
Matrix 56, Wadsworth Atheneum Hartford, CT "Adrian Piper" in conjunction with
Real Artways Hartford, CT "Adrian Piper" -March

1981
And/Or Seattle, WA "Adrian Piper" -February

1987
"Adrian Piper: Reflections 1967-1987" (traveling retrospective):
The Alternative Museum New York, N.Y. -April/May 1987
Nexus Contemporary Art Center Atlanta, GA -November/December 1987
Goldie Paley Gallery Philadelphia, PA -February/March 1989
University of Colorado Art Gallery Boulder, CO -March 1990
Power Plant Gallery Toronto, Canada -May/June 1990
Wooster Art Museum Wooster, OH -August/October 1990
Lowe Art Museum Coral Gables, FL -December 1990/January 1991
Santa Monica Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Monica, CA -February/March 1991
Washington Project for the Arts Washington, D.C. -June/August 1991

1989
John Weber Gallery New York, NY "Cornered" -March
Matrix Gallery, University Art Museum Berkeley, CA -August/November

1990
Williams College Art Museum Williamstown, MA -January/March
University of Rhode Island Art Gallery Kingston, RI "Why Guess?" -February/March
University of Iowa Art Gallery "Adrian Piper" -March/April
John Weber Gallery New York, N.Y. "Pretend" -September
Exit Art New York, NY "Why Guess?" -October/November
Whitney Museum of American Art, Film and Video Gallery New York, NY "Out of the Corner" -October/November

1991
Washington Projects for the Arts Washington, D.C. "What It's Like, What It Is, #1" -June/August (in conjunction with)
Hirshhorn Museum, Directions Gallery Washington, D.C. "What It's Like, What It Is, #2” -June/September

"Adrian Piper" (European traveling retrospective):
Ikon Gallery Birmingham, UK -September/November 1991
Cornerhouse
Manchester, UK -January/February 1992
Cartwright Hall Bradford, UK -March/May 1992
Kettle's Yard Cambridge, UK -July/September 1992
Kunstverein Munich Germany -October/November 1992

John Weber Gallery
New York, NY "Space, Time and Reference 1967-1970" -October

"Political Drawings and Installations, 1975-1991" (traveling retrospective):
Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art Cleveland, OH -November 1991/February 1992
Carver Center San Antonio, TX -April 1992
Herron Gallery, Indianapolis Center for Contemporary Art Indianapolis, IN -May/June 1992
Women and Their Work Austin, TX -October/December 1992

1992
Krannert Art Museum Champaign, IL "What It's Like, What It Is, #2" -January/February
Monasterio de Santa Clara Moguer/Huelva, Spain "Ur-Madonna" (Expo '92) -August

"Decide Who You Are" (3 venue exhibition):
Grey Art Gallery New York, NY -September/October
John Weber Gallery New York, NY -September/October
Paula Cooper Gallery New York, NY -October
(traveled to):
Myers Fine Art Gallery, SUNY Plattsburgh Art Museum Plattsburgh, NY -February 1993

1993
Art Awareness Lexington, NY -June/July
New Langton Arts San Francisco, CA "Installations by Adrian Piper" -September/October
City Gallery of Contemporary Art Raleigh, NC -October/December


1994
Paula Cooper Gallery New York, NY "The Hypothesis Series, 1968-70" -March

1995
SUNY, Buffalo Buffalo, NY “Cornered/ Decide Who You Are” -March/April
Savannah College of Art Gallery Savannah, GA “Icons of One: Decide Who You Are” -October/November

1996
John Weber Gallery New York, NY “Ashes to Ashes” -November/December

1997
Galleria Emi Fontana Milan, Italy -October
Thomas Erben Gallery New York, NY “Food for the Spirit, 1971” -November 1997/January 1998

1998
Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College Wellesley, MA “Who Are You? Selected Works by Adrian Piper” -March/August
Thomas Erben Gallery New York, NY “The Mythic Being, 1972-1975” -December 1998/January 1999

1999
Fine Arts Gallery, University of Maryland, Baltimore County Baltimore, MD
“Adrian Piper: A Retrospective, 1965 - 2000” -October 1999/January 2000
(traveling to):
Mount Saint Vincent University Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada -July/August 2000
New Museum of Contemporary Art New York, NY -October 2000/January 2001
The Andy Warhol Museum Pittsburgh, PA -March/May 2001
The Contemporary Art Center Cincinnati, OH -June/August 2001
The Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina Greensboro, NC -September/December 2001

2000
Paula Cooper Gallery New York, NY “The Color Wheel Series, First Adhyasa: Annomayakosha” -December 2000/January 2001 (concurrently with):
Thomas Erben Gallery New York, NY “Early Drawings and Other Works”
-December 2000/January 2001
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