K e i t h  L e m l e y




Solo Exhibitions and Projects


2018      LMAK Gallery, New York, NY (Forthcoming)


2017      Superstructure, Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH


2016      Infinite Order, Union Art Gallery, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI


2015      Arboreal, Mixed Greens, New York, NY


              Something and Nothing, Summerhall, Edinburgh, United Kingdom


              Penumbral, ROY G BIV Gallery, Columbus, OH


2014      Past Presence, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA


2013      Dreams of an Ideal, Smith Center for the Arts, Providence College, Providence, RI


              Lueur Dorée, Complexe Guy Favreau, Montreal, Canada


2012      Ecstasy of Knowing, Redux Contemporary Art Center, Charleston, SC


              Super Blue, The Soap Factory, Minneapolis, MN


2011      Something and Nothing, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA


              The Woods, 210 N Wells St, Chicago PopUp Art Loop, Chicago, IL


2010      Something and Nothing, Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, MI


              Veep Green Continuity, 407 Gallery, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay, Green Bay, WI


              Something and Nothing, Art Lofts, Madison, WI


2009      Luma, 1414 Warehouse, Madison, WI


Two-Person Exhibitions


2015      If then, 55 Limited Gallerie, Berlin, Germany (with Taryn McMahon)


2012      Sweetness and Light, UnSmoke Artspace, Braddock, PA (with Taryn McMahon)


2011      Anamnesis, Minnesota State University, Moorehead, MN (with Naomi Schliesman)


              Woods, Public Space One Iowa City, Iowa City, IA (with Gail Simpson)


              Anamnesis, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL (with Naomi Schliesman)


2007      Working, 734 Gallery, Madison, WI (with Joseph Leroux)


Selected Group Exhibitions


2016      Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY


              Whereabouts, Glazenhuis National Museum, Lommel, Belgium


2015      Natural States, Dowd Gallery, State University of New York at Cortland, Cortland, NY


              2015 Invitational, Exhibit A, Corning, NY


              Dallas Art Fair, with Mixed Greens, Fashion Industry Gallery, Dallas, TX


2014      Mark(ing) Time: Expanded Notions of Drawing, Dishman Art Museaum, Beaumont, TX


              Love U More Than Fireworks, Parlor Gallery, Asbury Park, NJ


2013      Abstract Currents, PopRally video projection event, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY


              Unconventional Narratives: The Triumph of the Witch, SUNY Potsdam Art Museum, Potsdam, NY


             Gesturing into Consciousness, Zoller Gallery, University Park, PA


2012      ITSA SMALL, SMALL WORLD, Family Business, New York, NY


              Cheap Coffee and Beef Jerky, Detroit, MI


              Gilding the Collapse, Collar Works Gallery, Troy, NY


2011      Dubuque Biennial, Dubuque Museum of Art, Dubuque, IA


              Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA


              Lion vs. Gorilla, Fulton Street Collective, Chicago, IL


2010      Glow, Annmarie Garden in Association with the Smithsonian Institution, Dowell, MD


              Globalism, Overture Center for the Arts, Madison, WI


              Forward, Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, IL


              White Show, Hausmann Millworks, San Antonio, TX


2009      Satisfaction Town, Columbia College Conaway Center, Chicago, IL


              Dubuque Biennial, Dubuque Museum of Art, Dubuque, IA


              Snap to Grid, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA


              SOFA Chicago, AAW Special Exhibition, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL


Selected Bibliography


2017      Douglas Max Utter, "Keith Lemley and Christy Wittmer at the Sculpture Center," CAN Journal, February, 2017,

                 Cleveland, OH

2015      Eunji Sylvia Kim, "Keith Lemley," The International Magazine of Space Design, December 1, 2015, Seoul,

                 South Korea. 112-117

              Danielle Krysa, “Keith Lemley,” The Jealous Curator, October 9, 2015, Vancouver, Canada


              MASS MoCA’s Tumblr, Featured image, “The Woods,” October 9, 2015


              New Glass Review 36, The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, May 2015


              Jade Moyano, “Keith Lemley’s Arboreal Series,” Trendland, May 22, 2015


              Leah Constantine, “Encountering the Invisible Presence: Keith Lemley,” Adhoc, May 5, 2015


              Artsy, Featured image for Dallas Art Fair, April, 2015 (Artsy.net)


              M.K.G. Art Management, Featured artist for Dallas Art Fair, M.K.G. Newsletter, April 9, 2015


              Leah Constantine, “10 Artists You Can’t Miss at the Dallas Art Fair,” Adhoc, April 4, 2015


              Nara Shin, “Keith Lemley: Arboreal,” Cool Hunting, February 19, 2015


              The Editors of Art News, “9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week”, Art News, February 16, 2015


2014      Lissa Brennan, “At Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, installations by Keith Lemley and Meghan Olsen play off one
                 another,” Pittsburgh City Paper, April 9, 2014, Pittsburgh, PA


2013      Mariana Valenca, “Interview with Keith Lemley,” Design Gallerist, February 28, 2013, Amsterdam, Netherlands


              Heather Darcy Bhandari, “Studio Visit: Keith Lemley,” The Pit / Mixed Greens, February 5, 2013, New York, NY


              Suzanne Volmer, “Keith Lemley: Dreams of an Ideal,” Artscope Magazine, January/February Issue, 2013,
                 Quincy, MA


              Meghan Young, “Artist Keith Lemley Interprets What Goes Unseen in the World,” Trend Hunter Art and
                 Design, January 18, 2013, Toronto, Canada


              Amanda Jakubik, “Sculptures by Keith Lemley,” Trendland, January 17, 2013, New York, NY


2012      Tumblr Radar, Featured image of the day, selected by Tumblr editorial staff, June 5, 2012


              Elizabeth Pandolfi, “Neon Cowboy: Sculptor Keith Lemley works with glass and glowing gas,” Charleston City
, Vol. 15, Issue 24, January 25, 2012, Charleston, SC


2011      OCW Magazine, “Keith Lemley Luma”, OCW Arts Foundation, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 2011


              Lily Simonson, “Curators Gone Viral: “Chain Letter” at Shoshana Wayne”, Art21 Blog, July 28, 2011


              New Glass Review 32, The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, Spring 2011


              Laura Parsons, “Supra-natural: Imposing Ourselves on Art and the Natural World,” The Warhol Project,
                 Richmond, VA, March, 2011


              Christopher Jobson, “Keith Lemley: Something and Nothing”, Colossal Art & Design, March 2011




2010      MFA, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, WI


2009      MA, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, WI


2005      BFA, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA