ANDREW HOLMQUIST

  • Strong LQQks (Dutch), 2018
    Colored pencil, wax pastel, gouache, flashe, spray paint, and color film on paper
    77x 55 inches, (80.5 x 58.5 inches, framed)

  • Strong LQQks (Private Eye), 2017
    Colored pencil, wax pastel, poweder pigment and graphite on paper
    77x 55 inches, (80.5 x 58.5 inches, framed)

  • Space Suit, 2017
    Oil and acrylic on canvas
    150 x 130 cm

  • Strong LQQks 51, 2017
    Colored pencil and spray paint on paper
    25 x 19 inches (31.5 x 25.5 inches framed)

  • NINE STRONG LQQKS, 2017
    Portfolio of 10 three-color lithographic prints
    19 x 12.5 inches (20.75 x 14.25 inches, framed)/each
    Printed by Keystone Editions | Berlin

  • Abs, 2017
    Glazed ceramic
    21 × 11 1/4 × 6 inches

  • Tracksuit, 2017
    Glazed ceramic
    26 1/2 × 11 1/4 × 8 1/2 inches

  • Champion, 2017
    Glazed ceramic
    11 3/4 × 8 3/4 × 4 3/4 inches

  • Quetzal, 2017
    Glazed ceramic
    9 1/2 × 7 × 7 inches

  • I can do Anything Better Than You, 2016
    Oil, acrylic and spraypaint on canvas
    150 x 130 cm (59 x 51.25 inches)

  • Lock Step, 2016
    Oil and acrylic on canvas
    20 x 16.5 inches

  • Jock, 2016
    Oil and acrylic on canvas
    20 x 16.5 inches

  • Disguise, 2015
    Oil, acrylic, and spray paint on canvas
    20 x 16.5 inches

  • Magic Hands, 2015
    Digitally transferred 16mm film
    6:15 minutes
    Edition of 3

  • The Boys Are in the Bathroom, 2014
    Oil and flashe on canvas
    77 x 132 inches (Three panels, 77 x 44 each)

  • Andrew Holmquist: ALTER EGO Installation view, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago. January 20 – March 10, 2018. Photo by RCH

  • Andrew Holmquist: ALTER EGO Installation view, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago. January 20 – March 10, 2018. Photo by RCH

  • Andrew Holmquist: ALTER EGO Installation view, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago. January 20 – March 10, 2018. Photo by RCH

  • Andrew Holmquist: Stage Left Installation view, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago January 29 – March 12, 2016 Photo by RCH | EKH

  • Andrew Holmquist: Stage Left Installation view, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago. January 29 – March 12, 2016. Photo by RCH | EKH

  • Andrew Holmquist: Stage Left Installation view, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago. January 29 – March 12, 2016. Photo by RCH | EKH

Bio

www.andrewholmquist.com

EDUCATION
2014    Master of Fine Arts, Painting and Drawing, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
2008    Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting and Drawing, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
2006    Academy of Fine Arts Prague, Painting atelier. Prague, Czech Republic

SELECTED SOLO, TWO & THREE-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2017   Andrew Holmquist, ALTER EGO, Carrie Secrist Gallery
2016   UNTITLED Miami Beach 2016, solo booth presentation
2016   Andrew Holmquist, Stage Left, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL
2014    Andrew Holmquist, Video and Editioned Artist’s Books, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL
2013    Andrew Holmquist, Marco [Polo], Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL
2012    Andrew Holmquist, Project Room, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL
2012    Temporal Figuration, LVL3, Chicago, IL
2011    Andrew Holmquist: WORLDS COLLIDE!, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL
2011    Featured Artist, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, IL
2011    3.2..1…GO! New Paintings by Andrew Holmquist, David Brian Dobbs & Ben Moore, Tugboat Gallery, Lincoln, NE
2011    Andrew Holmquist: Recent Work, The Center on Halsted, Chicago, IL
2010    Daniel Bruttig, Andrew Holmquist, New Paintings, GOLDEN Auxiliary Space, Chicago, IL
2010    Andrews, Miller, Holmquist, Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2010    Ject [sub, ob, ab, in, inter, pro, re], Slow, Chicago, IL
2009    Big Mess, GOLDEN Gallery, Chicago, IL
2008    The Cheesiest, Green Bicycle Organization, Chicago, IL

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017    Eternal Youth, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
2016    Drama Queer, Queer Arts Festival, Vancouver, Canada
2014   Chicago Abstraction, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE
2014   Burn It Down, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL
2014   Fruit/Flowers/Appliances, LVL3, Chicago, IL
2014   Under The Radar, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN
2013   Pulse Miami, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Miami, FL
2013   EXPO Chicago, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL
2013   Dallas Art Fair, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Dallas, TX
2013   Carrie Secrist Celebrates 20 years, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL
2012   The Magic Flute, Golden Gallery, New York, NY
2012    Euphemize, Slow, Chicago, IL
2012   MDW Fair, Slow, Chicago, IL
2012   Pulse Miami, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Miami, FL
2012   Small Packages, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN
2012   Extended, Hairpin Lofts, Chicago, IL
2011   Art Toronto, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2011    Head, Slow, Chicago, IL
2011    The Ghost Show Part II, Small Space, Milwaukee, WI
2011    Art Chicago NEXT, Slow gallery booth, the Merchendise Mart, Chicago, IL
2011    MDW Fair, Slow gallery booth, Geolofts, Chicago, IL
2011    hArts for Art, LVL3, Chicago, IL
2010    Art Loop Open, Chicago, IL
2010    Exhibition 6.04102010, MVSEUM, Chicago, IL
2010    Tough Guy, Subbasement, Baltimore, MD
2010    Booze and Bacon, Slow, Chicago, IL
2009    To Face, Lloyd Dobler Gallery, Chicago, IL
2009    Paul Who?, Slow, Chicago, IL
2009    Of Infinite Light, Eight Oh One, Milwaukee, WI
2008    SAIC Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition, Gallery 2, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2007    Big Sky, LG Space, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2006    2 + 2, Galleria Doubner, Prague, Czech Republic

HONORS AND AWARDS
Carrie Ellen Tuttle Fellowship SAIC Grant

SELECTED COLLECTIONS
The Rachofsky Collection, The Warehouse, Dallas, TX
University of Illinois-Chicago, Chicago, IL
Illinois State Museum, Chicago, IL
The Progressive Art Collection, Mayfield Village, Ohio
BMO Harris Art Collection, Chicago, IL

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Yood, James, “Top 10 Chicago Exhibitions of 2016”, Art LTD, January/February 2017
Picard, Caroline, “Andrew Holmquist-Carrie Secrist Gallery”, February 2016
Zarley, B. David, “Andrew Holmquist: Beyond The Crimson Veil (With Apologies To Doctor Strange)” New American Painting, March 1, 2016
Reaves, Kelly, – Breakout Artist: Andrew Holmquist, NewCity, May 1, 2016
Picard, Caroline – Andrew Holmquist, The SEEN, February 2016
Reaves, Kelly, – NewCity: Andrew Holmquist: STAGE LEFT, February 2016
Blake, Kevin, “In A Painter’s World: An Interview With Andrew Holmquist” Bad At Sports, July 2, 2014

Gavin, Francesca, “10 Artists to Watch in Abstract Painting” Artsy, June 5, 2014
Bertran, Britton, “Top 5 Exhibitions of 2013” Bad At Sports, January 6, 2014
Foumberg, Jason, “Review: Andrew Holmquist at Carrie Secrist Gallery” Modern Painters, December, 2013
Morris, Matt, “Eye Exam: Painting Super Bodies,” Newcity, October 1, 2013
Foumberg, Jason, “Top 5 Painting Exhibitions of 2011,” Newcity, December 21, 2011
Millar, Chris, “Review: Andrew Holmquist/Carrie Secrist Gallery,” Newcity, October 11, 2011
Ritchie, Abraham, “Review: Andrew Holmquist:Worlds Collide,” Flavorpill, October, 2011
Hazel, Tempestt, “Worlds Collide! An Interview with Andrew Holmquist,” Flavorpill, October 9, 2011
Amir, “Andrew Holmquist,” Beautiful/Decay, September 28, 2011
Niendorf, Emmaline, “Top Art Exhibitions for September 2011,” Simply Magnificent, September 16, 2011
ArtSlant Chicago Staff, “ArtSlant Chicago Fall Review,” ArtSlant, September 9, 2011
Klein, Paul, “The Opening of Chicago’s Fall Art Season,” Art Letter, September 8, 2011
PW Staff, “October First Friday Picks,” Philadelphia Weekly, September 28, 2010
Gerwin, Daniel, “Easton Miller, Andrew Holmquist & Mike Andrews,” Jolie Laide, September 24, 2010
Pallas, J. Thomas, “Review: To Face,” Newcity, December 28, 2009

 

Selected Press

Gallery Exhibitions