JOSH DIHLE

Born in 1984. Lives and works in Chicago, IL

EDUCATION

2012     MFA, Painting, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2007     BA, Studio Art and Biology, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT
2005     Rome Summer Program, Rhode Island School of Design, Rome, Italy

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015     Inland Antic, Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL
2013     Yellow Humid Picture Night, Autumn Space, Chicago, IL
             Outside, Pleasant Plains Workshop, Washington D.C.
2012     DUTTON, Untitled. Fair, Miami Beach, FL

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016     Chicago and Vicinity, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL (forthcoming)
             Annarumma Gallery, Naples, Italy (forthcoming)
2015     New American Paintings: Midwest Edition, curated by Staci Boris, Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL
2014     Outdoor Disco, Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL
             Looking Back Six Years: Part Two, Selected New Acquisitions, University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor, ME
             Starwalker Gala, Threewalls Benefit Exhibition, Chicago, IL
2013     Scenery: The Appearance of a Place, Adult Contemporary, Chicago, IL
             Saturation Point, DUTTON, New York, NY
2012     New Work, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
             On the Double, DUTTON, Austin, TX
             Ex, Carousel Projects, Chicago, IL
             NADA NYC, Champion, New York, NY
             MFA Thesis Exhibition, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
             Whitney Houston Biennial, Murdertown, Chicago, IL
             Ex, IAM Gallery, New York, NY
2011     Champion Temporary, Champion, Austin, TX
             Roger's Grocery, Mess Hall, Chicago, IL
             Worth-While, Chicago Loop Alliance, Chicago, IL
             We Are Monsters, Pleasant Plains Workshop, Washington D.C.
             MDW Fair, The Hills Esthetic Center, Chicago, IL
             Small(er) Works Show, Manifest Exhibitions, Chicago, IL
2010     Funny Stuff, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2009     E.A.S.T., Pump Project, Austin, TX
             Morsel Remains, Long Island City, NY
2008     Alumni Exhibition, Middlebury College Center for the Arts, Middlebury, VT
2007     Sothebyʼs Summer Art Show, New York, NY
             Senior Thesis Exhibition, Johnson Memorial Gallery, Middlebury, VT  

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES AND AWARDS

2015                 Artist in Residence, Ox-Bow Summer Arts Faculty Residency Award
2014-Present   Co-Director, Julius Caesar Gallery, Chicago, IL
2013-Present   Lecturer, Painting and Drawing Department, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
2014                Honorable Mention, Texas Contemporary Award, jurors Bill Arning and Anne Ellegood
                        Curator, Outdoor Disco, Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL
2013                Conversation with Seth Hunter, Autumn Space, Chicago, IL
2011                Visiting Artist, Soft Logic Fibers Class, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
                        Curator, My Ghost at Home, Parallax Gallery, Chicago, IL
2010                Curator and Co-Founder, One Night Stand Exhibitions, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
                        School of the Art Institute of Chicago Enrichment Scholarship
2009                Artist in Residence, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2007                Senior Work Fellowship, Middlebury College

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2015     Dye, Ashleigh and Sierputowski, Kate, “Josh Dihle’s Material Lust,” INSIDE \ WITHIN, June, 2015
             Guardalabene, Peter Francis, “Interview with Artist Josh Dihle,” Elmhurst Art Museum Blog, July 1, 2015
             Pocaro, Alan, “Review: Josh Dihle/Valerie Carberry Gallery,” Newcity, May 29, 2015
2014     Davenport, Bill, “TX Contemporary Cycle-O-Rama,” Glasstire, September 9, 2014
             Lieby, Sofia, “The Irrational Act of Painting: Josh Dihle in Conversation with Sofia Lieby,” Bad At Sports Blog, August 15, 2014
             New American Paintings, Issue 113, Open Studios Press
             Rae, Haniya, “What Happens When Art Imitates Nature,” Artsy Editorial, July 21, 2014
2013     Velez, Pedro, “Eye Exam: My Top Art Picks for Chicago and the Midwest, 2013,” Newcity, December 17, 2013
2013     Jenkins, Mark, “Josh Dihle,” The Washington Post, April 12, 2013
2013     Bad At Sports, “Top 5 Weekend Picks,” March 15, 2013
2011     Weidman, Michelle, “’My Ghost at Home,’ Inaugural Show at SAIC’s Parallax Gallery,” FNewsMagazine, October 2, 2011
2011     Student Union Galleries Online, Artist Profiles, “Interview with Josh Dihle,” September 2011
2006     “Anatomy of an Artist,” ALSO Magazine, 2006