JONATHAN BRAND

Born in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
Lives and works in New York, NY and New Haven, CT

EDUCATION

2007
Yale University School of Art, Masters of Fine Arts

2003
The University of Guelph, Bachelor of Art Honors

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012
One Piece at a Time, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CN

2011
One Piece at a Time, Hosfelt Gallery, New York, NY
Projective City Hosted by Galerie de Roussan, Smaller NY, Paris, France

2008
One For Another, Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2007
Some Day, Hosfelt Gallery, New York, NY

2004
Hard Candy, Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts, Toronto, Ontario

2003
Working Index, Sis Boom Bah, Toronto, Ontario
Working Index, Zavitz Gallery, University of Guelph, Ontario

2002
Delirium, Zavitz Gallery, University of Guelph, Ontario

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013
Car Culture: Art of the Automobile (April 27 through August 11, 2013),
The Heckscher Museum of Art, Long Island, NY
Martha Otero Gallery, Vitruvius, Los Angeles, CA
Flinn Gallery, Five Years Later, Greenwich, CT

2012
In Plain View, Nuartlink, West Port, CT
Parts and Service, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2011
Si le foudre tombait sur les lieux bas, Projective City, Paris, France
Loss Generation, Seton Gallery, University of New Haven, New Haven, CT (Christina Vassallo, curator)

2010
Repurpose, John and June Allcott Gallery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
Hosfelt Gallery, In Full Color Part II, New York, NY

2009
Bike Rides, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT (David Byrne, advisor, Monica Ramirez-Montagut and Richard Klein,curators)
Living and Dreaming: Aim 29, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY
(Micaela Giovannotti, curator)
NURTUREart, Bushwick Biennial, Brooklyn, NY (Benjamin Evans, curator) Queens Museum of Art, Queens International 4, Project Commission, Queens, NY
Cabernet Initiative presents Part I, Cabernet Initiative, Brooklyn, NY

2008
Outside the Box, Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2007
Pattern vs Decoration, Hosfelt Gallery, New York, NY
MFA Thesis Show, MFA Thesis Show, New Haven, CT

2006
Summer Exhibit, Yale Summer School of Music and Art, Norfolk, CT

2005
1st Year MFA show, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

2003
2 For, Zavitz Gallery, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada

2000
Do it Invitational, The Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN

COLLABORATIVE WORKS

2012
Spontaneous Interventions, Venice Architecture Biennale, US Pavilion, Venice, Italy
Summer Streets, NYC DOT Presents, New York, NY
Mott Haven Public Library, Piazza Gratissima, Bronx, NY
Stack & Rack, Newark Open Doors, Newark Arts Council, Newark, NJ
Adrift, Bogart Salon, Brooklyn, NY

2011
Flux Factory, Congress of the Collectives, Queens, NY
Bushwick SITE Fest, Habeas Corpus, Brooklyn, NY (Jeanne Brasile, curator)
New Museum, Festival of Ideas for a New City, New York, NY
NYCDOT Urban Art Program, Public Sculpture Commission, Queens, NY

2010
Art in Odd Places, Chance, New York, NY

AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

2012
Canada Council for the Arts, Visual Arts Project Grant
Connecticut Office for the Arts, Artist Fellowship Grant

2010
NYSAWC (New York State Artists Workspace Consortium), Visual Arts, Project Grant
Canada Council for the Arts, Visual Arts Project Grant
Sculpture Space Residency, Utica, NY

2009
Artists in the Marketplace, Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY

2008
Canada Council for the Arts, Visual Arts Project Grant

2007
Barry Schactman Prize for Excellence in Painting, Drawing, or Printmaking

2006
Yale School of Art Summer Teaching Fellowship

2005-07
Yale School of Art Scholarship

2005
Ontario Arts Council Emerging Artist Grant

2003
Du Maurier Arts Council Grant

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2012
New York Times, Out of Many Themes, One Topic, Susan Hodara, Sept. 21, 2012, W12
New York Times. Nothing but a Paper Trail for a Mustang Long Gone. Jim Koscs,
July 8, 2012, A1-2.
Artdaily.org Jonathan Brand: One Piece at a Time opens at The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, July 16, 2012
Connecticut Post, What does ‘united states’ mean to you? Deb Keiser, July 30, 2012.
NY Daily News, New 'piazza' to debut at the Mott Haven Library. Tanyanika Samuels. June 29.
Urban Art News, New York City Department of Transportation, Issue 2, May 23.
Times Ledger, Jamaica Art Peaks Curiosity. Rich Bockman. May 10.
NY Daily News, BroLab Artists to Display Humps and Bumps. Vera Chinese. Apr 19.
Queens Chronicle, Sit on it! New art will serve purpose. AnnMarie Costella. Mar 29.
NY Daily NewsNew 'piazza' coming to Mott Haven Public Library. , Tanyanika Samuels. Mar 29.
Toronto Star, Why this non-functioning Mustang is worth the paper it’s printed on. Bill Taylor, Mar. 9
Discovery Channel Online, Artist Rebuilds His beloved 1969 Ford Mustang from Paper. Alexander Davies, Feb. 6
Gentside, Cette Ford Mustang de 1969 est en papier! Jan. 20, 2012
Lost at E Minor, New Art. Gerry Mak, Jan. 19, 2012
Printeresting, Jonathan Brand’s Printed Mustang. RL Tillman, Jan. 18, 2012
Inhabitat, Artist Creates Incredibly Detailed Life-Size Ford Mustang out of Paper! Brit Liggett, Jan. 18
The Daily Mail Online, Hope the bonnet doesn't crumple. Rob Waugh, Jan. 17, 2012
Journal du Design. Sculpture One Piece at a Time par Jonathan Brand. Jan. 17, 2012
Today and Tomorrow, One Piece at a Time. Jan. 17, 2012
Gizmodo, Can’t Afford a Real Classic American Muscle Car? Print One Out Instead. Sam Gibbs, Jan. 17
HUMANS iNVENT, One Piece at a Time: Printing a Ford Mustang. Phil Barker, Jan. 16, 2012
It’s Nice That, Jonathan Brand: One Piece at a Time. Rob Alderson, Jan. 12, 2012

2011
L’ACTU Auto Plus, Mustang en papier, Nov. 7, 2011, p. 16-17
Science and Engineering Magazine, The Big Picture, Nov. 2, 2011
Chelsea Fine Arts Examiner, Details of paper made Ford Mustang. Alison Martin, Oct 25, 2011
The Telegraph. Pictures of the Day: 7 October 2011, Laurentiu Garofeanu, Oct. 7, 2011
C-Monster. Calendar Feature, Oct. 6, 2011
Gizmodo, Print Your Own ’69 Mustang. Alex Kidman, Oct. 4, 2011
NY Daily News, Art group builds 'Thrust of Sorrows' catapult to relieve burdens in new show.
Tanyanika Samuels. Sep. 20.
Popular Hot Roding Magazine. A 69 Mustang Built from Paper, Christopher Campbell, Sept. 29, 2011
Classic Driver, One Piece at a Time: Artist recreates ’69 Mustang using paper. Jan. Baedeker, Sept. 29
Tec.nolgia.com, Un Ford Mustang del 69 fabricado pieza a pieza con papel. Sept. 24, 2011
The Daily Mail Online. Just don’t write it off! The life-size 1969 Mustang made entirely from paper. John Stevens. Sept. 25, 2011
Motor.it Ford Mustang: se la muscle car è di carta. Simonluca Pini, Sept. 23, 2011
The Maddow Blog, The Week in Geek. Summer Ash. Sept. 23, 2011
lainformacion.com. Un artista canadiense construye un Ford Mustang de 1969 a tamaño real sólo con papel. Sept. 23, 2011
Chromjuwelen, 1969 Ford Mustang Coupe Out of Paper. Ralf Becker, Sept. 21, 2011
CBC Radio interview. Ontario Morning with Wei Chen, Sept. 21, 2011
jalopnik.com. Paper Ford Mustang. Ray Wert. Sept. 20, 2011.
1979AD.com, Man Create Full Scale ’69 Ford Mustang replica From Paper. Naija Pundit, Sept. 20, 2011
Top Gear. Behold: the 1969 Mustang mad entirely from paper. Matthew Jones, Sept. 18, 2011
Bit Rebels. Guy Builds Life-Size Ford Mustang Coupe Entirely Out of Paper. Richard Darell, Sept. 17
Complex Art+Design. Jonathan Brand Built a 1969 Mustang Coupe From Scratch Out of Paper. Brianne Garcia, Sept. 17
Artrick Playground. Jonathan Brand. Sept. 16, 2011
makezine.com Ongoing 1:1 Papercraft Replica of 1969 Mustang. Sean Michael Gagan, Sept. 16, 2011
Beautiful Decay. Jonathan Brand. Amir. Sept. 16, 2011
flavorpill.com. Jonathan Brand is Building a Papercraft 1969 Ford Mustang to Scale. James Furbush, Sept. 15
boingboing.net. Papercraft 1:1 model of a 1969 Mustang, accurate to the smallest component.
Cory Doctorow, Sept. 15
JUXTAPOZ. 1969 Mustang Coupe out of paper. Sept. 15, 2011
Design You Trust, 1969 Mustang Coupe copied from paper. Designovicz, Sept. 15, 2011
Oh Gizmo. Jonathan Brand Building Every Component of A 1969 Ford Mustang Out of Paper. Andrew Liszewski, Sept. 15
Colossal Art & Design. Jonathan Brand Built Every Component of a 1969 Mustang Coupe. From Scratch. Out of Paper. Christopher Jobson, Sept. 14, 2011
JOIN BKLYN. Jonathan Brand Built Every Component of a 1969 Mustang Coupe. From Scratch. Out of paper. Sept. 14
Artcritcal.com, In the Spirit of a World Fair, but Greener: The New Museum’s Festival of Ideas, For the New City. May 3
Vingt Paris. Art By Candlelight. Aidan Mac Guill. April 5, 2011
Art’ilt. Projective City, Rencontre Avec Benjamin Evans. Fabienne. April 8, 2011

2010
Lorraine, Marian. “Why Are There Men Carrying Water Along 14th Street?” thelmagazine.com, Oct. 8.
New York Press. Finding Art in Odd Places., Tran, Pauline, Oct. 1.

2009
ARTnews. Creative Spins. Jenny Brown, Sept. 2009, p36.
Arts and Leisure. Bike Rides at the Aldrich. Janis Gibson, Oct. 01, 2009.
The Stamford Advocate. Aldrich Museum hosting bicycle fest, exhibit. Erik Ofgang, Sept. 29, 2009.
New York Times. A Festive Salute to All Things Bicycle. Susan Hodara, Sept. 27, 2009, CT12.
Coolhunting.com. Bike Rides Exhibition. Jacob Resneck. Sept. 16, 2009
New York Times. Young Artists Arrive, Either Rough or Ready. Ken Johnson, July 8, 2009, C5.
The Brooklyn Rail. Brooklyn Dispatches Bushwick Biennial: Venice it Ain’t. James Kalm. July-Aug. 2009.
BushwickBK.com. Serious Omissions, but Biennial Brings Focus, Hrag Vartanian, July 7, 2009.
ARTCAT Zine. Bushwick Biennial at NUTUREart, Review. Susannah Edelbaum. June 8, 2009.

2008
Gen Art Pulse. One For Another. Meredith Chamberlain. Oct. 23, 2008.

2007
New York Magazine. Critics Pick. Nov. 2007.

CATALOGUES

2012
High Touch. Klanten, R. ed. Hubner, M. ed. Berlin, Die Gestalten Verlag. 2012, p.96
Jonathan Brand: One Piece at a Time. Monica Ramirez-Montagut. The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum Brochure

2010
Velo. Klanten, R. ed. Ehmann, S. ed. Berlin, Die Gestalten Verlag, 2010, p.124

2009
Bike Rides: The Exhibition. Monica Ramirez-Montagut and Richard Klein. The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum Brochure
Living & Dreaming. Micaela Giovannotti .The Bronx Museum. 2009, p6-9,16.
Bushwick Biennial, Jonathan Brand. Ben Evans. NURTUREart 2009. p32.

Press

3D Printer World -
Jonathan Brand 3D Prints a Motorcycle