Betty Tompkins

b. 1945 in Washington, D.C.
Lives and works in New York, NY and Mount Pleasant, PA


SELECTED SOLO SHOWS
2017       P·P·O·W, New York, NY (forthcoming)
              Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria (forthcoming)
              Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY (forthcoming)
2016       Sex Paintings / WOMEN Words, Phrases and Stories, Gavlak Los Angeles, CA (forthcoming)
             
WOMEN Words, Phrases, and Stores: 1000 Paintings by Betty Tompkins, Flag Art Foundation, New York, NY
2014       Art Basel Feature, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen (Brussels), Basel, Switzerland
2013       Paintings and Works on Paper 1972 - 2013, Gavlak, Palm Beach, FL
              Home Alone 2, New York, NY(with Dadamanio)
              Woman Words, Dinter Fine Art Online, New York, NY
2012       Fuck Paintings, Galerie Rodolph Janssen, Brussels, Belgium
2011       Sex Works, Galerie Andrea Caratsch, Zurich, Switzerland
2009       New Work, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, NY
2008       Fuck Paintings and Drawings 1973 - 2007, Lawrimore Project, Seattle, WA
2007       Sex Works, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, NY
2006       Fuck Paintings and Drawings, Galerie Andrea Caratsch, Zurich, Switzerland
2005       New Paintings and Drawings, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, NY
2002       Fuck Paintings 1969 - 1974, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, NY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016      Das Loch, Künstlerhaus Bremen, Bremen, Germany
             Summer Reading, Fortnight Institute, New York, NY
             X, Lyles & King Gallery, New York, NY USA
             The Female Gaze Part 2, Cheim & Read, New York, NY
             Landscapes, Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY
             Black Sheep Feminism, Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, TX (curated by Alison Gingeras)

2015      A Sight For Sore Eyes, Artsy at Art Brussels, Brussels, Belgium (with Lucas Jardin)
             Word by Word, Luxembourg & Dayan, London, UK curated by Francesco Bonami
             Viewer Discretion…Children of Bataille, Stux Haller Gallery, New York, NY (curated by Kathleen Cullen)
             Verganza (I don’t want to be friends), organized by Gea Polity, Milan, Italy
             Lust, HVCCA, Peeksil, New York, NY
             Fertility, presented by Jane Kim, 33 Orchard, New York, NY
             The Shell (Landscapes, Portaits & Shapes) a show by Eric Troncy, Almine Rech Gallery, Paris, France
             Eureka! curated by Kendell Geers, Galerist, New York, NY
2014    Rear Window Treatment, Louis B. James, New York, NY
            A Drawing Show, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, NY
            CORPUS, Zacheta National Gallery, Warsaw, Poland
            A Chromatic Loss, Bortolami Gallery, New York, NY
            Selections from the Sara M. & Michelle Vance Waddell Collection, Art Academy of Cincinatti, OH
2013    Independents, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
             A Few of My Favorite Things, CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
             Skin Trade, PPOW, New York, NY
             Page 179, Artforum, September 2013, Brennan & Griffin, New York, NY
             She, Kathleen Cullen Fine Arts, New York, NY
             the origin of the world/the force of the source/the cause of the vigor,
             Samson Projects, Boston, MA
             Sunsets and Pussy, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
             DSM-V, The Future Moynihan Station, New York, NY
             Jew York, Untitled, New York, NY
             Sex Money and Power, Maison Particuliere, Brussels, Belgium
2012     In The Pink, Joe Sheftel Gallery, New York, NY
             Dark Garnaal, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen; Villa - Knokke, Knokke - Heist, Belgium
             ff Temporary Autonomous Zone, Lisa Ruter Gallery, Vienna, Austria
             Screw You, Susan Inglett Gallery, New York, NY
2011     No government No cry, a project by Kendell Geers, CIAP Actuele Kunst, Hasselt, Belgium
             Invitation to the Voyage, Algus Greenspon, New York, NY
             Grisaille, Luxembourg and Dayan, New York, NY
2010      Lust and Vice: The Seven Deadly Sins From Dürer to Naumann,
              Kunstmuseum Bern and Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern, Switzerland
2010      Visible Vagina, Francis Naumann Gallery, New York, NY
              Consider the Oyster, James Graham and Sons, New York, NY
2009       elles@centrepompidou, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
2009       Naked! Size Matters, Paul Kasmin Gallery,  New York, NY
               Revolver, COCO, Vienna, Austria
               The Line Is A Lonely Hunter - Drawings in New Jerseyy, New Jerseyy, Basel, Switzerland
2008       How To Cook A Wolf: Part 1, Dinter Fine Art, New York, NY
2007       La Plaissir au Dessin, Musee de Beaux Arts, Lyon, France
2007       Handsome Young Doctor, Cubitt Gallery, London, England
               Into Position, Baurnmarkt, Vienna, Austria
2006       Exquisite Corpse - Cadavre Exquis, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, NY
               Uncertain States of America, Serpentine Gallery, London, England (traveled)
2005       La Beauté de L'Enfer, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium
2004       [Untitled/Nudes], Printed Matter, New York, NY
               Nouvelles Acquisitions, Ouevres Contemporaines, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
2003       It Happened Tomorrow, Biennale de Lyon, Lyon, France

PUBLIC INSTALLATIONS
Weir Farm National Historic Site / National Park Service, Wilton, Connecticut
CowParade, New York City (now in permanent collection of Museum of the City of New York)
Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York

SELECTED PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
Centre Pompidou, Paris, France