1972 Born in Mount Kisco, NY
Lives and works in Bronx, NY
1999 MFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
1994 BA, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
1993 Wimbledon School of Art, London, UK
Studio Art Centers International, Florence, Italy
SELECTED SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2015 Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY
2014 Firework Drawings, SCAD Moot Gallery, Hong Kong, China
2013 Smoke Paintings, Von Lintel Gallery, New York, NY (catalogue)
Firework Drawings, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, GA
Firework Drawings, SCAD Gallery 1600, Atlanta, GA
2012 Fireworks, Anderson Gallery, VCUarts, Richmond, VA
Smoke Paintings: Sky City, Rosenberg Gallery, Hofstra University,
2011 Artificiere, Priska C. Juschka Fine Art, New York, NY (catalogue)
2009 Pyrotechnics, Priska C. Juschka Fine Art, New York, NY
2008 Painting, Performance and Machines, Second Street Gallery and LYDM Gallery, Charlottesville, VA (catalogue)
Firework Drawings, Gallery Bar, New York, NY
2006 House of Fiction, Winkleman Gallery, New York, NY
2005 Firework Drawings, Doral Bank, New York, NY
2004 The Good-Time Mix Machine: Scrambler Drawings, Grand Arts, Kansas City, MO
Plus Ultra Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
ADA Gallery, Richmond, VA
Tony Wight Gallery, Chicago, IL
2002 Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, NM
Bodybuilder and Sportsman Gallery, Chicago, IL
Midway Contemporary Art, Saint Paul, MN
Selected Group Exhibitions
2014 MAKE/DO: Contemporary Artists Perform Craft, Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI; travelling to University Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA (catalogue)
Bronx Arts Space, Bronx, NY
2013 Morphology of the Print, Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY
Paper Plus One, Von Lintel Gallery, New York, NY
2012 Falling Through Space Drawn by the Line, Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Lydia, Picasso and Friends, LYDM Gallery, Charlottesville, VA
2011 Extreme Materials 2, Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester,
TBV, Ruffin Gallery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA (catalogue)
2010 Art on Paper 2010: The 41st Exhibition, Weatherspoon Art Museum,
Greensboro, NC (catalogue)
Fire Art, Hunterdon Museum, Clinton, NJ
2009 Anthem: an All-American Diaspora, Longwood Arts Center, Bronx, NY
2007 Workspace Program 2001-07 Exhibition, Dieu Donné Papermill,
New York, NY (catalogue)
Sosabeol International Art Expo, Lake Pyongtaek Art Museum,
Pyongtaek Korea (catalogue)
Roswell Artist-in-Residence Program 40th Anniversary Exhibition,
Roswell, NM (catalogue)
INTERSECTIONS: Collaborative Forces from the Artist-in-Residence Program, Abrons Art Center, New York, NY
2006 The Spirit of Color, Amy Simon Fine Art, Westport, CT
Permanent Adolescence, Curator Mauricio Laffitte-Soler, Cuchifritos,
New York, NY
Year 06 Art Projects, Winkleman Gallery, London, England
2005 Sir Isaac's Loft, The Franklin Institute Science Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Adaptation Syndrome, The Hand Workshop, Richmond, VA
Blasts, Curator Paul Brewer, G Fine Art, Washington, DC
2004 Queens International 2004, Queens Museum of Art, Flushing, NY
Process, Dorsky Projects, Long Island City, NY
All About Drawing, The University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
Samson Projects, Boston, MA
War and Peace, Metaphor Contemporary Art, Brooklyn, NY
2003 New Prints 2003/Autumn, International Print Center New York, New York, NY
Yard, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY (catalogue)
Gun and Wound Show, White Box Annex, New York, NY
2002 New Projects and Collaborations, Dieu Donné Papermill, New York, NY
The Accelerated Grimace, Silverstein Gallery, New York, NY
UnMediated Vision, Salina Art Center, Salina, KS
Video Cafe: About The Mind (Not Everything You Always Wanted To Know), Queens Museum of Art, Flushing, NY
The Dialogue, Thomas Erbin Gallery, New York, NY
Young Art, Museo de Las Americas, Puerto Rico
2001 Queens College Godwin Turbach Museum, Flushing, NY
Artist in the Marketplace: Annual Exhibition, The Bronx Museum,
Bronx, NY (catalogue)
Ha Ha, Revolution Gallery, Detroit, MI
Suk, Sesto Senso Gallery, Bologna, Italy
AWARDS AND GRANTS
2014 Sculpture Space Residency, Utica, NY
2013 Community Arts Fund Grant, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs / Bronx
Council on the Arts, Bronx, NY
Immigrant Artist Program, Van Lier Mentor (2012-13), The New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA
2012 AIE Grant, The New York State Council for the Arts and The Bronx Council on the Arts, Bronx, NY
Art Omi International Artists Residency, The Sally and Milton Avery Foundation Fellowship in Painting, Ghent, NY
2009 BRIO grant in Drawing and Printmaking, Bronx Council on the Arts, Bronx, NY
NYFA fellowship in Printmaking/ Drawing/ Book Arts, BUITONI Fellow, New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY
2007 Yaddo Residency, Saratoga Springs, NY
Constance Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts Fellow, Ithaca, NY
Blue Mountain Center Residency, Blue Mountain Lake, NY
2005 Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Residency, Amherst, VA
2003-4 AIR Program, The Abrons Art Center New York, NY
2002-3 Marie Walsh Sharpe Studio Program, New York, NY
The MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH
2002 Special Editions Fellowship, The Lower East Side Print Shop, New York, NY
Artist-in-Residence Foundation Grant, The Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art, Roswell, NM
2001 AIM Program, The Bronx Museum, Bronx, NY
Workspace Grant, Dieu Donné Papermill, New York, NY
BCAT Fellowship, The Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2000 Ragdale Foundation Grant, Lake Forest, IL
1999 Anna Louise Raymond Fellowship, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture Fellowship, Skowhegan, ME
Trustee Fellowship, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2013 “Rosemarie Fiore: Smoke Paintings.” Wall Street International (August 9, 2013).
Yablonsky, Linda. “deFINE Success.” Art Forum: Scene & Heard (February 27, 2013).
Hersh, Allison. “Art & Soul: Rosemarie Fiore’s Firework Paintings Coming to SCAD Museum.” Savannah Morning News (January 19, 2013).
2012 Manco, Tristan. Raw + Materials= Art: Found, Scavenged and Upcycled. London: Thames & Hudson, 2012.
Dabkowski, Colin. “UB Exhibition Samples New Takes on Drawing.” The Buffalo News (October 12, 2012).
Foran, Jack. “Innovative Drawings at UB Art Gallery.” Artvoice Weekly Edition, vol. 11, no. 42 (October 18, 2012).
Adams, Bruce. “On View: Drawing on Imagination.” Buffalo Spree (December 2012).
2011 Fallah, Amir. “Rosemarie Fiore’s Firework Drawings.” Beautiful Decay (April 27, 2011).
Low, Stuart. “Wild at Art.” Democrat and Chronicle, 1C, 4C (October 30, 2011).
Price, Marshall. “Incendiary Endeavors.” Artificiere. Exhibition Catalogue. New York: Priska C. Juschka Fine Art, 2011.
Rafferty, Rebecca. “Art Review: Extreme Materials 2,” Rochester City Newspaper (October 26, 2011).
2010 Eden, Xandra. Art on Paper 2010: The 41st Exhibition. Exhibition Catalogue. Greensboro: Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina, 2010.
Bourquin, N., S. Ehmann, R. Klanten, and T. Tissot, eds. Data Flow 2: Visualizing Information in Graphic Design 2. Berlin: Gestalten, 2010.
Wender, Jessie. "In Focus: Fourth of July." TheNewYorker.com (July 2, 2010).
2009 Wei, Lilly. "Pyrotechnically Yours: Rosemarie Fiore Draws with Fireworks." Art On Paper (September/October 2009): 18-21.
Maine, Stephen. "Stephen Maine on Rosemarie Fiore." Artcritical.com (May 8, 2009).
Shuster, Robert. "Rosemarie Fiore: Pyrotechnics." Village Voice (April 7, 2009). Scappettone, Jennifer. From Dame Quickly. Brooklyn: Litmus Press, 2009.
2008 Hellige, H. and S. Ehmann. The Upset: Young Contemporary Art. Edited by R. Klanten. Berlin: Gestalten, 2008.
Ceuppens, Steven. "Space Invaders." Extra: A Biannual Magazine on Photography, no. 01 (Summer 2008): 29.
Klanten, Robert, ed. Lemon Poppy Seed. Berlin: Gestalten, 2008.
Maine, Stephen. “Report from Kansas City.” Art in America (October 2008): 63. Ryan, Paul. "Review: Rosemarie Fiore, Charlottesville, VA." Art Papers (July/August 2008): 55.
2007 Hendricks, Jessica. "De Hoofdrol." Into The Game, vol. 3, no. 13 (April/May 2007): 53.
Klanten, Robert, ed. Neo Geo: A New Edge to Abstraction. Berlin: Gestalten, 2007.
McGarrell, Ann. The Roswell Artist-in-Residence Program: An Anecdotal History. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2007.
Sukop, Sylvia. "Rosemarie Fiore." Flaunt Magazine, no. 89 (2007): cover illustration, 74-77.
2006 Ryan, Dinah. "Spoilsports, Mavericks and Heretics: Play as Repositioning." Artlies Magazine, vol. 50 (Fall 2006).
2005 Angrist, Laurel. "Second Queens International Exhibition." New York Arts Magazine (January/February 2005).
Clarke, Bustard. "All Angles Will be Covered in Upcoming Exhibits at Local Museums, Galleries." Richmond Times-Dispatch (January 2, 2005): H1.
Jocobson, Louis. “Blasts.” Washington City Paper, vol. 25, no. 41 (October 14-20, 2005).
Johnson, Ron. "And the Circus Came to Town." New York Arts Magazine, vol. 10, no. 3-4 (March/April 2005): 81.
Lombardi, D. Dominick. "Adaptation Syndrome: Painting in Contemporary Image Culture." New York Arts Magazine (May/ June 2005).
Howard, Christopher. "Art Seen: Queens International 2004." The Brooklyn Rail (February 2005): 14.
2004 Bembnister, Theresa. "Impact Lingers from Some Gallery Shows in 2004." The Kansas City Star (December 23, 2004): 30.
Camper, Fred. "Let the Machine do the Work: Fantasy Phytology." The Chicago Reader (November 12, 2004): sec. 2.
Cotter, Holland. "Sampling Brooklyn, Keeper of Eclectic Flames." The New York Times (January 23, 2004): E27-29.
Hackman, Kate. "Unleashing the Scrambler." The Kansas City Star (September, 12, 2004): E.
Howard, Christopher. "Art Seen: Queens International 2004." The Brooklyn Rail (February 2005): 14.
"New Prints Review." Art on Paper (November/December 2004): 56-71.
2003 Smith, Roberta. "Impressions of the Yard, Visual and Olfactory." The New York Times (June 27, 2003): E28.
Hartz, Jill, ed. "Siting Jefferson." Hindsight/Foresight: Art for the New Millennium. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2003.
Latter, Ruth. "Dot 2 Dot Connects Past to the Future of Art." The Daily Progress (September 4, 2003): D1-2.
Newhall, Edith. "Suburban Subversions." New York Magazine (June 23, 2003): 76.
Wolfe, Ginger. “Review." Art Papers Magazine (January/February 2003): 45-46.
2002 Demuth, Gary. "Bubble Man." The Salina Journal (January 8, 2002): D1.
Hackman, Kate. "Creativity Meets Creation." The Kansas City Star (February 24, 2002): I1.
Sirmans, Franklin. "The Accelerated Grimace." Time Out New York, vol. 354 (July 11-18, 2002).
2001 AIM 21. New York: The Bronx Museum of the Arts, 2001, 17.
Johnson, Ken. "Newcomers Ready for Creating?" The New York Times (August 10, 2001): E36.
Knighton, Andrew. "Reviews Minnesota Fiore/Larson." New Art Examiner, vol. 28, no. 10 (July/August 2001): 87.
Miner, Barbara WF. "Ha Ha, Revolution Review." Dialogue Magazine, vol. 24, no. 5 (September/October 2001): 48-49.
Ryan, Dinah and Paul Ryan. "Charlottesville Review." Art Papers Magazine, vol. 25, no. 4 (July/August 2001): 44-45.
2000 Gilbert, Chris. "Appliance Art." 64 Magazine, vol. 1, no. 3 (April 2000): 20-22.
Hawkins, Margaret. "Gallery Glance." Chicago Sun-Times (October 13, 2000).
Protzman, Ferdinand. "Annex at Signal 66 Review." The Washington Post (April 13, 2000).
The Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art, Roswell, NM
Art Omi, Ghent, NY
The Aspen Collection, New York, NY
Capital One, Richmond, VA
Cosmopolitan Hotel, Las Vegas, NV
Dieu Donné Papermill, New York, NY
Flaunt Magazine, Los Angeles, CA
The Franklin Institute Science Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Lower East Side Print Shop, New York, NY
Neuberger Berman, Rome, Italy
The Weatherspoon Museum of Art, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC