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EDUCATION
2002
MFA, Painting, Hunter College, New York, NY
1998
BFA, Painting, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2014
(upcoming) Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA
Overculture, Postmasters, New York, NY
2013
Bill by Bill, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2012
Bellum Omnium Contra Omnes, Gallery Poulsen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Seditions, McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, TX
Selected Works on Paper, Lycoming College, Williamsport, PA
2011
Derivatives, Postmasters, New York, NY
POWHIDA, Marlborough Chelsea, New York
2009

The Writing is on the Wall, Schroeder Romero Gallery, New York, NY
No One Gets Out of Here Alive, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2008

Sell Out! The Bastard Tour, Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA
2007

A Study for Sofia Coppola's Film 'Powhida', Haines Gallery, San Franciso, CA
This Is A Work Of Fiction, Schroeder Romero Gallery, New York, NY
2006

Paper Beings, Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA
Joint Manifesto, Schroeder Romero/Plus Ultra Project Space, New York, NY
Everyone, Dam Stuhltrager Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2004

Persona, Dam Stuhltrager Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2013
Three Person Show, Freight & Volume, New York, NY
Momenta Benefit, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY
Pyramid Show, English Kills Gallery, Brooklyn,NY
Market Value: Examining Wealth and Worth, Columbia College, IL
2012
On Sincerity, 808 Gallery, Boston University, Boston, MA
Smack Melon Benefit, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY
Later Summer Show, Gallery Poulsen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Summer Babe, Heavy Refure, Brooklyn, NU
Open House, Headlands Center for the Arts, CA
Ghost Face, Bobby Redd Project Space, Brooklyn, NY
2011
Terrible Beauty: Art, Crises, Change & The Office of Non-Compliance, Dublin Contemporary, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin, Ireland
Colorific, Postmasters Gallery, New York
Microwave, 8, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY
LOL: A Decade of Anti Art, The Baltimore Contemporary, Baltimore
Art on Art, Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York, NY
Hiding Places: Memory in the Arts, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
Dunkle Wolke, Storefront Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

If These Walls Could Talk: A Conversation, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; Marine, Santa Monica, CA
I Like the Art World and the Art World Likes Me, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts Project Space, New York, NY
Readykeulous: The Hurtful Healer, Invisible Exports, New York, NY
2010

Dirty Kunst, Seventeen Gallery, London, UK, curated by Christian Viveros-Faune
Run and Tell That! New Work from New York, Syracuse University Art Galleries, Syracuse, NY
Art on Paper 2010: The 41st Exhibition, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
Magicality, Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA, organized by William Powhida and Eric Trosko
The Irascible Assholes: New Paintings from New York, Gallery Poulsen, Copenhagen, Denmark
#class, Winkleman Gallery, New York, NY, organized by Jennifer Dalton and William Powhida
Two Degrees of Separation, Mandeville Gallery, Union College, Schenectady, NY, curated by Rachel Seligman
Mirror, Mirror, Postmasters, New York, NY
Escape from New York, curated by Olympia Lambert, Paterson, NY
2009

The There, Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA
Note to Self, Schroeder Romero, New York
The Making of Art: The Art World and its Players, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany, curated by Martina Weinhart, catalog
Mixing It Up: Recent Hunter MFAs Working in Combined Media, Bertha and Karl Leubsdorf Art Gallery at Hunter College, New York
I Want You To Want Me, Marx & Zavattero, San Francisco, CA
Contemporary Art and Portraiture, Cristin Tierney Fine Art Advisory Services, New York
Summer Solistice, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY (collaboration)
Laugh it Off, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, curated by Jane Scott
Funny Games, LOF (Load of Fun) Studios, Baltimore, MD, curated by Jamillah James
2008

CAUCUS, Schroeder Romero Gallery, New York, NY
Air Kissing: An Exhibition of Contemporary Art About the Art World, Arcadia University Art Gallery, Glenside, PA, curated by Sasha Archibald 
Found, Voorkamer Home, Lier, Belgium
2007

SLOW, Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth, UK
New American Story Art , eyewash@Croxhapox Gallery, Ghent, Belgium
Air Kissing: An Exhibition of Contemporary Art About the Art World, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Sasha Archibald
2006

Word: Language in Contemporary Art, Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA
Americana, Galeria Arteveintiuno, Madrid, Spain
The Matthew Barney Show, SFBOCA, San Francisco, CA
Leave New York, Sweet Home Gallery, New York, NY
2005

Sasquatch Society, sixtyseven Gallery, New York, NY
IAM 5, Parker’s Box, Brooklyn, NY
2004
Art of the Neighborhood, Tastes Like Chicken Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Paperwork, Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA
Enchantment, Artspace, New Haven, CT
The Ballot Show, Front Room Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
New American Story Art Video and Performance, Eyewash Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Persona, Dam Stuhltrager Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Jamaica Flux: Workspace and Windows, JCAL, Queens, NY
Jumble, Dam Stuhltrager Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2003

Dirty Old Toybox, video screening, Fluxcore Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Drawing Conclusions: Work by Artists-Critics, NY Arts, New York, NY
All messed up with nowhere to go, Dam Stuhltrager Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2002

Cooper Union Summer Residency Exhibition, Cooper Union, New York, NY
Reclamation, MFA Thesis Show, Hunter College Times Square Gallery, New York, NY
2001

No Compression Festival, Syracuse, NY
1998

Projection, BFA Thesis Show, The Drawing Room Gallery, Syracuse University, NY

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY AND INTERVIEWS
Panero, James. Gallery Chronicle , New Criterion, February 2011
Saltz, Jerry. The Year in Art , nymag.com, December 5, 2010
Art, #class Interview with William Powhida and Jennifer Dalton , Idiom.com, July 13, 2010
Graves, Jen. Magical Thinking , The Stranger, July 6, 2010
Falvey, Emily. All That Glitters Isn't Gold:Kitsch, Bling-bling, and Bullshit ,
ESSE arts + opinions, Spring / Summer, 2010
Cotter, Holland. Art in Review: '#class' , The New York Times, March 19, 2010
Haber, John. Cutting Class , Haberarts.com, March 11, 2010
Lindholm, Erin. “New York’s Satellite Fairs: Bling, String, and Subversive Things”, Artinamerica.com, March 10, 2010
SHOW REVIEWED: #class at Winkleman Gallery, NYC , Onereviewamonth.com, February 28, 2010
Diaz, Eva. Critic's Picks , Artforum.com, February 28, 2010
Robinson, Walter. Art Show as Think Tank , Artnet.com, February 18, 2010
Lindholm, Erin. The Art of the Crowd , Artinamericamagazine.com, February 16, 2010
New Museum Suicide Drawing Can Be Yours , Artinfo.com, January 15, 2010
Jackson, Candace. #class Exhibit Challenges New Museum Show ,
The Wall Street Journal, January 1, 2010
Davis, Ben. Ten Stories for 2009 , artnet.com, December 28, 2009
Kaplan, Steven. William Powhida in A Tale of Three Covers , post.thing.net, December 26, 2009
Saltz, Jerry. Unearthed Classics and Reinvented Forms: The Best Art of 2009 ,
nymag.com, December 20, 2009
Davis, Ben. Lost in Miami , artnet.com, December 11, 2009
Cave, Damien. Tweaking the Big-Money Art World on Its Own Turf , The New York Times, December 6, 2009, pp. C1, C6
Taft, Catherine. Critics Picks: William Powhida at Charlie James, artforum.com, November 2009
Ollman, Leah. Art review: William Powhida at the Charlie James Gallery ,
Los Angeles Times, November 13, 2009
Robinson, Walter. Artnet News: New Museum Brouhaha Goes Supernova , artnet.com, November 12, 2009
Green, Tyler. Artist William Powhida on the NuMu's 'suicide' , Modern Art Notes, November 3, 2009
The Brooklyn Rail, Cover illustration, November 2009
Hegardt, Bjorn. Fukt Magazine, Issue # 7 1/2, October, 2009
Wagner, James. SchroRoWinkleFeuerBooneWildenRosenGosianGallery , jameswagner.com, May 14, 2009
Cotter, Holland. Art in Review: William Powhida 'The Writing is on the Wall' , The New York Times, Friday, May 8, 2009
Johnson, Paddy. William Powhida at Schroeder Romero , ArtFagCity.com, Thursday, April 16, 2009
Orden, Erica. Lastly, Play the Odds (But Just for Fun) , New York, May 4, 2009, p. 41
Farr, Kristin. Ode to CheapTrick: Art Review 'I Want You to Want Me' , KQEDArts.org, April 26, 2009
Rowan, Lou (ed.). Golden Handcuffs Review, Spring-Summer 2009, Vol. I, No. 11, pp. 81-86 (the artwork How To Write a Masterpiece reproduced)
Egan, Maura. Members Only/Artist of the Month Club , The New York Times online, March 24, 2009
Art Lies, Project Space , pp. 24-29, reproduction of six works, Fall 2008
Bancroft, Shelly and Peter Nesbett. Letters , art on paper, May 2008, p. 10
Hogan, Felicity. Featured Artist , Lower East Side Printshop Newsletter, Spring 2008
Coburn, Tyler. Special Focus: Reviews Marathon, New York; Air Kissing: Contemporary
Art About the Art World; Momenta Art , Art Review, February 2008
Joselit, David. All Tomorrow's Parties , Artforum, February 2008, pp. 81-84
You read it here first! , The Art Newspaper, Art Basel Miami Beach Edition, Weekend, 8/9 December 2007
Leffingwell, Ed. William Powhida at Schroeder Romero , Art in America, October 2007, p. 204
Kalm, James. William Powhida 'This is a Work of Fiction' , The Brooklyn Rail, June
2007, p. 34
Saltz, Jerry. This is a Work of Fiction , Critics Pick, nymag.com, June 6, 2007
Waters, Juliet. Chapbook Odyssey: 'The Back of the Line' illustrates the dark and stormy dangers of incompetent minds , Montreal Mirror, May 17 2007
Wolff, Rachel. 'New York' Magazine Loves William Powhida. Sort of. , nymag.com, May 11 2007
Walczak, Larry, “Williamsburg/Brooklyn Art Scene”, blog.eyewashart.com, Sept. 10, 2006
Littman, Brett, “Material Culture”, www.wps1.org, edition #8, July 17th, 2006
Polnyi, Irene, “William Powhida, come back to New York”, MediumNYC, April 19th, 2006
Tran, Tam, “Dialogue”, www.the-wick.com, 2006
Graves, Jen, “I’m Nobody Still”, The Stranger, Vol. 15, No. 30, 2006
Kelly, Sue, “William Powhida”, The Seattle Weekly, April 5th – 11th. 2006
Miller, Jeffery, “William Powhida Interviewed by Jeffery Miller” www.platformgallery.com, 2006
Kalm, James, “The Ballot Show”, The Brooklyn, Rail, January 2005
Lippens Nate, “Whimsy and Cocaine Ziggurats,” The Stranger, Dec 9th – 15th, 2004
Hackett, Regina, “These Artists’ Visions are all in ‘Paperwork’,”
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, December 3rd, 2004
Kalm, James, “Bill of Wrongs: Will the Real William Powhida Please Stand up,” November/December 2004, Vol. 9, No. 11/12

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