Nathaniel  Robinson        b. 1980 in Rhode Island    lives in Brewster, NY




2015    “Discrete Pieces ,” Launch F18, New York  

2013    “Outer Air,” Feature Inc., New York           
            “The Sensible Range,” Devening Projects + Editions, Chicago

2010   “De Facto,” devening projects + editions, Chicago, IL

          “Civil Twilight,” Feature Inc., New York, NY

          “Civil Twilight,” TWIG, Brussels, Belgium


2008   “Pseudorandom,” Denler Gallery, Northwestern College, St. Paul, MN

“Wash,” Gift Shop Project Space, Chicago, IL


2005   “Nathaniel Robinson,” 12 x 12 series, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL




2015   "Chrome Green," Heaven Gallery, Chicago
           "The Now Forever," Basilica Hudson, Hudson, NY

2013   “No Name,” On Stellar Rays, New York
           "Green Flower Street," curated by Ariel Roger-Paris, Tatiana Kourochkina Gallery, Istanbul

2012  “Punt,” Feature Inc., New York
           “Upstream,” video art program, NADA Hudson, Hudson, NY, 28 – 29 July/Core Club, New York, 23 October                2012; curated by Grela Orihuela
           “Creature from the Blue Lagoon,” Martos Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY; organized by Bob Nickas
           “I Surrender,” Devening Projects + Editions 2011
           “If Loss Could Weigh,” TCB art inc., Melbourne, Austalia
           “Color: Fully Engaged,” A+D Gallery, Columbia College, Chicago
           “i am not monogamous, i heart poetry,” Feature Inc., New York
           “We Regret to Inform You There Is Currently No Space or Place for Abstract Painting,” Martos Gallery, New York

2010   “Quarterly Site#4: Registers,” LVL3, Chicago, IL

          ”Gravity Matters and Shadowy Folds,” dok25a, Dusseldorf, Germany

          “Looking Back: the Fifth White Columns Annual” selected by Bob Nickas, White Columns, NY, NY


2009   “skulture,” Feature Inc., New York, NY

“Little Triggers,” Devening Projects + Editions

          “All My Friends are Dead,” Maerzgalerie, Leipzig, Germany


2008   “Paper Love,” Devening Projects + Editions, Chicago, IL

          “Action.Stop.Action,” Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA


2006   “HOPE,” Linda Warren Gallery, Chicago

          “Four Ways to Tell a Story,” Eli Marsh Gallery, Amherst College, Amherst, MA


2005   “A Sense of Place: Emerging Chicago Sculpture,” The Lobby Gallery, Chicago, IL

          “Lookers,” Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL

          MFA thesis show, Gallery 2, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

          “Drawn to Drawing,” The Betty Rymer Gallery at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago


2004   “Peridolia,” Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, CA

          “Infrathin,” Gahlberg Gallery, College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL

          “Infrathin,” portable exhibition curated by Dan Devening


2003   “Body of Work,” Gallery Agniel, Providence, RI


2002   “Form and Color,” Lenore Gray Gallery, Providence, RI




2016    Johnson, Ken. “Nathaniel Robinson: ‘Discrete Pieces ,’” New York Times, 1 January

2014    Dluzin, Robin. “Nathaniel Robinson: ‘The Sensible Range’ at Devening projects + Editions,” Art Ltd., January

2013    Schmerler, Sarah. Review, Art in America, May
            Johnson, Ken. “Nathaniel Robinson: ‘Outer Air,’” New York Times, 17 January
            Saltz, Jerry. Critic’s Pick, New York Magazine, 3 February

2010   Johnson, Ken, “Nathaniel Robinson,” New York Times, September 10

          Massara, Kathleen, “Trash Talks Back,” The L Magazine, September 15

          Kastner, Jeffrey, “Nathaniel Robinson,” Artforum, November


2005   Peasanti, Heather, “The Moon Has a Face like the Clock in the Hall”

          Wilk, Deborah, “Studio City,” Chicago Magazine





2005   MFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL


2002   BA, Summa cum Laude, Amherst College, Amherst, MA





2015-16 Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant


2003-5  Jacob Javits Fellow



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