HEATHER BENJAMIN

b. 1989, New York

Lives and works in Providence, RI

 

 

EDUCATION

 

2016

Rhode Island School of Design, BFA Printmaking

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2017

Death of a Tail, Dress Shop Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (forthcoming)

 

2015

Hard Feeling Girl, STREAM Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2017

Bootleg T-Shirt Show Part III, Printed Matter, New York, NY (forthcoming)

Brooklyn Dirty Book Fair, Point Green, Brooklyn, NY

Sort & Repeat, Good Mother Gallery, Oakland, CA

New 8”x10”s, Secret Headquarters, Los Angeles, CA

Printed Matter’s New York Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY

Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair, Geffen Contemporary at MoCA, Los Angeles, CA

 

2016

Bias & Desire, Project Space 1785, Vero Beach, FL

Basilica Soundscape 2016, Basilica Hudson, Hudson, NY

Weird Women Who Draw, Windhorse Gallery, Kansas City, MO

Printed Matter’s New York Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY

 

 

2015

Teeth Gnash Tennessee, Invisible-Exports, New York, NY

Dojob, Ladybug House, San Francisco, CA

Frontal Lobotomy, Tender Trap, Brooklyn, NY

Strange Girls Never Die, CO Exhibitions, Minneapolis, MN

Printed Matter’s New York Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY

 

 

2014

I’ve Been Planning While You’re Playing, Hotel Astor, Miami, FL

IN PRINT: Art Zines + Small Press, Work: Detroit, Detroit, MI

Take Me Home Tonight, Alt Space, Brooklyn, NY

99 Bottles Of Beer On The Wall, 99 Frost Street, Brooklyn, NY

Fright Night, Art Primo Seattle, Seattle, WA

Pãodeforma Botafogo, Rio De Janeiro, BR

Enlargement, Headquarters Art Space, Northampton, MA

Thy Holy Ladies, Multi-Cultural Artists United, Los Angeles, CA

Lyrical Hysterical, Crane Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Printed Matter’s New York Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY

 

 

 

2013

Long Live The New Flesh, Booklyn, Brooklyn, NY

Die A Sad Death: Heather Benjamin & Alexander Heir, Watdafac Gallery, Madrid, SP

All The Best People, 1:1, New York, NY

Wicked Kitsch, Art Director’s Club, New York, NY

The Tortured Page, Current Gallery, Baltimore, MD

Fear Of Punk/Fear of Art, Hammer City Records, Hamilton, Ontario

Printed Matter’s New York Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY

 

 

2012

B-Out, Andrew Edlin, New York, NY

Paranormal Hallucinations, Pandemic Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Prettier Than Everything, Fountain Art Fair, Miami, FL

USA Today, Booklyn Art Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Printed Matter’s New York Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY

 

 

 

 

SELECTED ARTIST’S PUBLICATIONS

 

Passion Flower, 2018, Breakdown Press, London (forthcoming)

Cavegirl Monologue, 2018, Sacred Bones, New York (forthcoming)

Photocopied Works 2008-2018, 2018, Sacred Bones, New York (forthcoming)

The Collapsing Woman, 2017, self-published

Lips in a Mirror, 2017, self-published

Captive Mother, 2016, Sacred Bones, New York

Romantic Story, 2015, self-published

Exorcise Book, 2013, A Bolha Editora, Brazil

Sad Sex, 2012, Desert Island, New York

 

AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

 

2009

Printed Matter NYC/Andy Warhol Foundation “Awards for Artists” Grant

 

2014

Ace Hotel Artist in Residency for New York Art Book Fair