JEFF SONHOUSE

Born in New York, NY
Lives and works in New York, NY

EDUCATION

2001
MFA, Hunter College, NY

1998
BFA, School of Visual Arts, NY

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010
Better Off Dead, Said The Landlord, Martha Otero Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2007
Pawnography, Jack Tilton Gallery, NY

2005
The Panoptic Con, Kustera Tilton Gallery, New York, NY

2003
Probable Cause, Summer Solos, The Contemporary, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA

2002
Tailored Larceny, Jack Tilton/Anna Kustera Gallery, NY

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2006
Do Not Stack, Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles, CA
Lag-Time Line Up, Mumbo Jumbo Gallery, New York, NY
Legacies: Contemporary Artists Reflect on Slavery, The New York Historical Society, New York, NY

2005
Neo Vernacular, Steve Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Frequency, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
The Whole World is Rotten: Free Radicals and the Gold Coast Slave Castles Of Paa Joe
Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, NY
Celebrate: 22 Years and A New Home, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, NY

2004
Low Life, Kustera Tilton Gallery, New York, NY
She’s Come Undone, Artemis Greenberg Van Doren, New York, NY
Notorious Impropriety, Samson Projects, Boston, MA
The Ludovicio Treatment, curated by David Hunt, Muller deChiara, Berlin, Germany

2003
The Changing Same: Artists in Harlem, Triple Candie, New York, NY
Off the Record, Curated by Kambui Olujimi, The Skylight Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
City Mouse / Country Mouse, Space 101, Brooklyn, NY

2002
New Wave, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, NY

2001
Being There, Derek Eller Gallery, NY

PUBLICATIONS/REVIEWS/SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2009
Ruble, Casey, Art In America, Feb.

2008
Pearse, Emma, Artist Jeff Sonhouse Saves You The Cost of LSD, New York Magazine, Nov. 18
Rosenberg, Karen, Upper East Side: Linger (Quietly) for a While, New York Times, Nov. 14
Davis, Ben, Pawn Shop Conceptualism, Artnet.com, Dec. 11
Laster, Paul, Jeff Sonhouse, Pawnography, Time Out New York, Issue 689: Dec. 11 – 17
Fichtner, Brian, Jeff Sonhouse, Pawnography, Coolhunting.com, Nov. 14
Exploring Race Through Mixed Media, Trendhunter.com, Nov. 14

2005
Smith, Roberta, Art Review, Where Issues of Black Identity Meet the Concerns of
Every Artist, The New York Times, Nov. 18, 2005
Johnson, Ken, Art Listings, The New York Times, June 3, p.E27, color repro. p.E24
Baker, R.C., Voice Choice, The Village Voice, June 1-7, p.76
Cotter, Holland, Imaginings of Africa, Chained or Unchained, Dispersed or Together, The New York Times, Feb. 25
NYFA Quarterly/ Winter 05, Featured NYFA Fellow Interview: Jeff Sonhouse, pp.8-10,

2004
Johnson, Ken, She’s Come Undone, The New York Times, July 9

2003
Levine, Cary, Jeff Sonhouse at Jack Tilton/Anna Kustera, Art in America, No. 12, Dec., p.104
Feaster, Felicia, Sex, Lies and Videotape, Creative Loafing, Atlanta, GA, July 2
Fox, Catherine, About-Face, The Atlanta Journal Constitution, July 3
Fox, Chatherine, Sex in Many Guises and More, The Atlanta Journal Constitution,
June 29
Ashford, Doug, Off the Record, Time out New York, May, p.75
Cotter, Holland, Art in Review, Off the Record, The New York Times, May 16

2002
Cotter, Holland, Jeff Sonhouse, The New York Times, Dec. 6

AWARDS

2005
New York Community Trust

2004
Lambent Fellowship in the Arts, Tides Foundation, NY
The Joan Mitchell Foundation, NY
New York Foundation for the Arts