Mariah Robertson

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Mariah Robertson (born 1975) is an American photographer. She lives in New York City.[1]

Robertson has exhibited work internationally including at Saatchi Gallery in London[2] and MoMA PS1 in Long Island City.[3] In 2015 she co-founded Situations gallery[4] on the Lower East Side in New York City with Jackie Klempay,[5] where she hosts Temporal Situations,[6] a month-long program of live and time-based events.[7]

Robertson was born in Indianapolis, Indiana and spent her childhood in Sacramento, California.[1] She served as curator at Lair of the Minotaur gallery in San Francisco in the 2000s.[8]

Exhibitions and performances[edit]

  • 2006: Please lie down and take a nap with me in my grave, Guild & Greyshkul, New York City
  • 2007: Nudes, Still Lives and Landscapes, Guild & Greyshkul, New York City
  • 2009: Guild & Greyshkul, New York City. Performance.
  • 2009: I am Passions, Marvelli Gallery, New York City
  • 2009: Take Better Pictures, Museum 52, New York City
  • 2010: Performance, Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami, FL. Curated by Klaus Biesenbach.[9]
  • 2010: Solo Presentation, Art Forum Berlin (de), Berlin
  • 2011: MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY. Performance.[citation needed]
  • 2011: Hot Tropical Rain Jam, Museum 52, New York City
  • 2011: Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK. Solo exhibition.[10]
  • 2011: Central Utah Art Center, Ephraim, UT. Performance.[11]
  • 2012: Let's Change, Grand Arts, Kansas City, MO. Solo exhibition.[12]
  • 2012: Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard, National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC. Performance.
  • 2012: The First Annual Artists’ Halloween Carnival and Parade, Museum of Modern Art, New York City. Performance.[13]
  • 2012: New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA), New York City
  • 2018: The Hydra, M+B, Los Angeles, CA[14]

Residency[edit]

Collections[edit]

Robertson's work is held in the following permanent public collections:

  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA[16]
  • Museum of Modern Art, New York City[17]
  • North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC: 1 item (as of June 2018)[18]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Mariah Robertson | ART21 New York Close Up". Art:21. Retrieved March 6, 2016. 
  2. ^ Gallery, Saatchi. "Out of Focus: Photography". www.saatchigallery.com. Retrieved February 1, 2018. 
  3. ^ "Greater New York - MoMA". Museum of Modern Art. Retrieved February 1, 2018. 
  4. ^ "Jerry the Marble Faun". situations.us. Retrieved February 1, 2018. 
  5. ^ "Bruno Ceschel's Best of 2017". December 30, 2017. 
  6. ^ "'TEMPORAL SITUATIONS' At 127 Henry Street, New York, NY 10002". ART HAPS. Retrieved 2018-06-11. 
  7. ^ "Looking Back on 2017: Art by - BOMB Magazine". bombmagazine.org. Retrieved 2018-06-11. 
  8. ^ "The art of failure". 2001-04-16. Retrieved 2018-06-11. 
  9. ^ McGarry, Kevin. "Art Basel Miami Beach - The Art of Parties, Day Three". 
  10. ^ "Baltic Plus - Mariah Robertson". balticplus.uk. 
  11. ^ "VIDEO: A Mid-Opening Performance by Mariah Robertson & An Installation View". December 9, 2011. 
  12. ^ "Brochure" (PDF). www.grandarts.com. 
  13. ^ "The First Annual Artists' Halloween Carnival and Parade - MoMA". The Museum of Modern Art. 
  14. ^ "Mariah Robertson's Prismatic Photograms Showcase Her Startling Darkroom Ingenuity—See Them Here | artnet News". artnet News. 2018-01-19. Retrieved 2018-06-11. 
  15. ^ "Conscious Utah Awesomeness Children: Mariah Robertson". Central Utah Art Center. November 30, 2011. Retrieved February 1, 2018. 
  16. ^ "Untitled (3)". Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Retrieved March 7, 2016. 
  17. ^ "Mariah Robertson". The Museum of Modern Art. Retrieved March 7, 2016. 
  18. ^ "Search View". ncartmuseum.org. Retrieved 2018-06-11. 

Sources[edit]

"Bio, Mariah Robertson". American Contemporary, website. Archived from the original on July 10, 2012. Retrieved December 5, 2012. 

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