Donelle Woolford

1954/1977/1980 born in Detroit (US)
2003 B.A. (Fine Art), Yale University, New Haven (US)
lives in New York (US)

Solo Exhibitions (selection)

Dick Jokes, Wallspace, New York (US)

MaLeVoLeNcE, Air de Paris, Paris (FR); Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris (FR)

Wite Trash, Galerie Martin Janda, Vienna (AT)

Déjà Vu, The Suburban, Chicago (US)
Return, Wallspace, New York (US)

Performative, Galerie de Expeditie, Amsterdam (NL)
Donelle Woolford, Wallspace, New York (US)

Donelle Woolford: A Narrative, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris (FR)
Present Future, Artissima, Torino (IT)

Solo Performances

Dick's last stand, Palais de Tokyo, Paris (FR)

Performer / Audience / Mirror, Lewis Center for the Arts, Princeton University (US)
Performer / Audience / Mirror, New York Gallery Week, New York (US)

Long Crosses, Wallspace, New York (US)
Dan Graham Withdrawal Syndrome, Wallspace, New York (US)
Dan Graham Withdrawal Syndrome, The Suburban, Chicago (US)
Artist’s Lecture, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago (US)

Group Exhibitions (selection)

Three Paths to the Lake, Galerie Martin Janda, Wien (AT)

GOGOLF échelle 1. Play Time, Contemporary Art Biennale, Halle de la Courrouze, Les Ateliers de Rennes, Rennes (FR)
2014 Whitney Biennial, 
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (US)
Performer, Artisan, Narrator, Marrakech Biennale, Marrakech (MA)

Ich bin eine andere Welt. Künstlerische Autor_innenschaft zwischen Desubjektivierung und Rekanonisierung, xhibit, Ausstellungsräume der Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien, Wien (AT)
Ce lieu n'est pas la maison de Descartes, Institut Français, Maison Descartes, Amsterdam (NL)

Joseph Grigely / Donnelle Woolford - Air de Paris, Paris (FR)
With a Name Like Yours, You Might Be Any Shape, CAC Gallery, Irvine (US)
A Trusted Friend – Carlos/Ishikawa, London (UK)
What We Want What We Believe, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris (FR)

The Colour of Company, Abrons Art Center, New York City, (US)
Painting Expanded, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York City, (US)
Views on Politics and Poetics, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris (FR)
Time Wounds all Heels, White Flag Projects, Saint Louis, Missouri, (US)

Galerie de Expeditie, Amsterdam (NL)
GOGOLF - Le Carré, scène nationale, Chateau Gontier (FR)

Paper Exhibition, Artists Space, New York (US)

The Practice of Everyday Life, FEINKOST, Berlin (DE)
Featuring, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris (FR)
Double Agent, ICA, London; traveled to The Mead Gallery, Warwick (UK)
University, Coventry and The Baltic Museum of Contemporary Art, Gateshead (UK)

Drop It Like It’s Hot, Frankfurt Kunstverein at Frieze Art Fair, London (UK)
New Economy, Artist’s Space, New York (US)
Still Life: Art, Ecology and the Politics of Change, 8th Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah(SA)

Data Mining, Wallspace, New York (US)
Open Studios, Artspace, New Haven, Connecticut (US)

BMW, IX Baltic Triennial, Contemporary Art Center, Vilnius (LT)
Art Basel Miami, Miami (US)
Invisible, Yvon Lambert Gallery, New York (US)
Open Studios, Artspace, New Haven, Connecticut (US)
Two or Three Americans Field Questions About Their Country From In Bed, press conference, Galerie de Expeditie, Amsterdam (NL)

Buy American, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris (FR)
Simple Things, Afro-American Cultural Center, Yale University, New Haven (US)

Octopus, Bruges (BE)