Exhibits

Mike Cockrill

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2013 Existential Man, Kent Fine Art, NY
2011 The Awakening, Kent Fine Art, NY
2009 Sentiment & Seduction, Kent Gallery, New York, NY
2008 Butterfly Girls, Kent Gallery, New York, NY
2007 The Broken Pitcher & Other Stories, Kent Gallery, New York, NY
2006 Over the Garden Wall, 31Grand, Brooklyn, NY
2004 Then Again, 31GRAND, Brooklyn, NY
2003 Marella Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
2002 Kim Foster Gallery, New York, NY
1999 “Make Me Laugh,” Kim Foster Gallery, New York, NY
1999 “Baby Doll Clown Killers in LA,” Robert Berman Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1997 “Baby Doll Clown Killers,” Yearsley Spring Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1997 “Baby Doll Clown Killers,” Kim Foster Gallery, New York, NY
1994 “Go Figure,” Kim Foster Gallery, New York, NY
1994 “Discontents and Debutantes,” University Galleries, Illinois State University,
Normal, IL (Two Person Exhibition)
1992 “Young, Alive and Beautiful,” Webster Hall, New York, NY
1992 “Bra Women/Green Monkeys,” Elston Fine Arts, New York, NY
1990 “Little Girls U-Can Live With,” Downing Street Gallery, New York, NY
1986 “Family Life: The Post War Years,” Semaphore Gallery, New York, NY
1985 Semaphore Gallery, New York, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions
2013 Memphis Social, Memphis, Tennessee.
2012 Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, The American Academy of Arts and Letters, NY
2010 Madmen, Kent Gallery, NY
2005 Young Americans, Wake Forest University
2004 scopeNY, featured artist of 31GRAND, NY
2003 “Ready for War,” University Galleries, Illinois State University, IL
2003 “Girls and Guns,” 31GRAND, Brooklyn, NY
2002 “One Thousand Clowns, more or less,” Robert Berman Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2002 “Super Natural Playground,” Marella Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
2001 “Figure/Disfigure,” University of Rhode Island, RI
2000 “2000 Clowns,” University Galleries, Illinois State University, IL
2000 “Precious,” Atlanta Contemporary Arts Center, Atlanta, GA
1999 “Growing Up Post Modern,” University Galleries, Illinois State University, IL
1998 “Everybody Loves A Clown, Baby, Why Don’t You?” Chapman University,
Orange, CA
1998 “The Waking Dream – Psychological Realism in Contemporary Art,”
Castle Gallery, The College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY,
curated by D. Dominick Lombardi and Steven Lowy
1998 “Camera Ready” Kim Foster Gallery, NYC
1998 “Some Women/Pretty Girls,” The Schmidt Center Gallery, FAU, FL,
curated by Rod Faulds
1998 “Drawings,” Yearsley Spring Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1997 Centennial Fellowship Exhibition, The Pennsylvania
Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1995 “Flowers & Computers: Nature & Technology,” Shirley Feterman Gallery,
Borough of Manhattan Community College, NYC
1993 Art Chicago International, represented by Foster Peet Gallery
1993 Foster Peet Gallery, NYC
1993 “Egg Art ’93,” Meisner Soho, NYC
1992 “Faces,” Rodger Smith Hotel, NYC, curated by Molly Barnes
1992 “By Foul Subtraction,” Artspace, Jersey City State College, NJ, curated by Robert Costa
1991 “JFK Myth & Denial,” Renee Fotouhi Fine Art. East Hampton, NY
1990 “Happiness Is A Warm Gun,” Webo Gallery, NYC, curated by Robert Costa
1989 “Topical Rainforest,” Redsquare, NYC, organized by Colab
1989 “The Helms Degenerate Art Show,” Black & White in Color Gallery, Bronx, NY,
curated by English/Eichman
1989 “The Prisoners of Art,” The Police Building, NYC, Colab
1989 “Art on the Run,” Grace Harkin Gallery, NYC
1988 “Guilt by Appropriation,” Tunnel, NYC, curated by English/Eichman
1988 “The All-Male Feminist Art Show,” The New Waterfront Museum, Bklyn, NY,
curated by Robert Costa
1986 “The Corporate Lobby,” Mokotoff Gallery, NYC, curated by Robert Costa
1986 “Freedom of Painting,” Paris, France
1986 “Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables,” A&P Gallery, NYC
1985 “Summer Better Than Others,” Semaphore Gallery, NYC
1985 “Drawings,” Nolo Contendere, NYC, curated by James Romberger
1985 “Innocence and Experience,” Greenville County Museum Of Art, SC,
curated by Tom Stron
1985 “The Political Landscape,” Robeson Center Gallery, Rutgers, NJ
1985 “Tight as Spring,” Kamikaze, NYC, curated by Barry Blinderman
1985 “The Mother Show,” A.B.C. No Rio, NYC, curated by Margaret Bazura
1985 “Americana Fair,” Danceteria, NYC, curated by James Romberger &
Marguerite van Cook
1985 “Red Tape Group Show,” Casa Nada, NYC, curated by Michael Carter
1985 “Feminists & Misogynists, Together at Last,” Avenue B Gallery, NYC curated by Robert Costa
1985 “Start Again,” Ground Zero, NYC, curated by Robert Costa
1984 “The X-mas Tree Show,” BACA, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Tom Wachunas
1984 “The New Portrait,” P.S.1, Long Island City, NY, curated by Jeffery Deitch
1984 “The Gorilla Art Show,” Avenue B Gallery, NYC
1984 “The Exploding Cartoon,” Public Image, NYC
1984 “Racist America,” Dramatis Personae, NYC, curated by Robert Costa
1984 “In My End Is My Beginning,” Semaphore, NYC, curated by Barry Blinderman
1984 “Artists’ Books,” Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
1984 “Artists’ Call,” P.S. 122, NYC, curated by Robert Costa
1983 “The 1984 Show,” B.A.C.A., Brooklyn, NY, curated by Greta Gundersen
1983 “Terminal New York,” Brooklyn Army Terminal, NY
1983 “History Painting,” Monogram Products, NYC, curated by John Jenkins
1983 “TODT Invitational,” Alain Bilhaud Gallery, NYC
1983 “The Liberty Show,” Storefront for Art & Architecture
1983 “The Ritz,” Collaborative Projects and W.P.A., The Ritz Hotel, Washington, D.C.
1982 “The All-fools Show” Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY
1982 “The Monument Re-defined,” B.A.C.A., Brooklyn, NY
1981 “The Monumental Show,” Gowanus Memorial Artyard, Brooklyn, NY