Judith Geichman
Chicago, IL
Born 1944

EDUCATION

1978
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Master of Fine Arts

1967
Ohio State University, Bachelor of Science

SOLO and DUO EXHIBITIONS

2018
DIAMOND, Regards, Chicago

2015
Solitaire, Regards, Chicago

2013
Judith Geichman: New Paintings and Works on Paper, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago

2010

THEN IS NOW, with Phyllis Bramson, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago

2009
Judith Geichman, Julius Caesar Gallery, Chicago

2007
Judith Geichman: Soak, Alfedena Gallery, Chicago

2004
Judith Geichman: Recent Work, Mahan Gallery, Columbus, OH

2001
Playing the Field: Wall, Ground, Surface, Fassbender Gallery, Chicago

2001
Judith Geichman: Floor, Merwin Gallery, Ames School of Art, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL

2000
Judith Geichman: Recent Work, Curated by Peter Gordon, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL 2000
Judith Geichman: STEW, IUN Gallery for Contemporary Art, Indiana University, Northwest, Gary, IN

1998
Judith Geichman, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago

1992
Judith Giechman Small Scale Paintings, Struve Gallery, Chicago

1992
Judith Geichman: Paintings, A Ten Year Evolution 1982-92, Struve Gallery, Chicago

1992
Forms of Contemporary Illinois (FOCI), Curated by Robert Sill, The State of Illinois Gallery, Chicago, and Illinois State Museum, Springfield, IL

1988
Judith Geichman, Curated by Hannah Dresner, Spertus Institute, Chicago

1983
Judith Geichman, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago

1982
Judith Geichman, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018
The Big Picture, Illinois State Museum, Lockport, IL

2016
Sans Titre, organized by 65GRAND for SideCarGallery, Hammond, IN
Housewarming, Adds Donna, Chicago
Things, Curated by Becca Mann, Soccer Club Club, Chicago

2014
Rocket Run/Abstraction from Chicago, Organized by Alexander Herzog, Elder Gallery, Nebraska Weslyn University, Lincoln, NE
Figuratve vs Abstract, Curated by Melody Saraniti, Hype Park Art Center, Chicago
Making Space, Curated by Susanne Doremus, Zolla Liberman Galllery, Chicago
Ebb and Flow, Curated by, Diane Levesque, H.F. Johnson Gallery, Carthage College, Kenosha, WI

2013
American Abstraction: From the Collection, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL

2012
Pulse Miami Beach Contemporary Art Fair, Carrie Secrsit Gallery,  with Andrew Homlquist and Liliana Porter

2011
Pulse New York Contemporary Art Fair, Carrie Secrist Gallery, with David Maisel
Irritable Abstraction, curated by Susanne Doremus, Julius Caesar Gallery, Chicago

2010
We Thought Maybe You Were in the Plot, Rowley Kennerk Gallery, Chicago
Picturing the Studio, currated by, Michelle Grabner & Annika Marie, Sullivan Galleries, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2009
As We Live and Breath, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago
Thrashold, The Art Center of Highland Park, Highland Park, IL
Still Wet, Julius Caesar, Chicago, IL

2008
The 183rd Annual: An Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art, National Academy Museum, New York City

2005
Art in the Abstract, Curated by Geoffrey Bates and Jim L. Zimmer, Lockport Museum, Lockport, IL, and Illinois State Museum, Springfield, IL

2005
Drawn to Drawing, Betty Rymer Gallery, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

1999
Debardeur: Labor Wearing Images, Studio/Process/Residue, Judith Geichman ad Frank Piatek, NFA Space, Chicago, IL
Abstract Variations: Six Chicago painters: Judith Geichman, Michelle Grabner, Rebecca Morris, Susan Sensemann, Pala Townsend, Pamela Wilson, Curated by Karen Lebergott, Sonnenschein Gallery, Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, IL

1997
Ben Dallas, Judith Geichman, Gordon Powell, Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago, and Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL

1995
Paint and Paper: Geichman, Goldselger, Imber,Kuszek, Pinette, Seidl, Waid, Rosenberg+ Kaufmann Fine Art, New York City

1993
Chicago Abstraction, Curated by Keith Struve, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL

1990
Surface and Light, Curated by Fran Kaufman, Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, New York City

1989
Judith Geichman, Stewart Goldman, Helen O’Lear, Michael Zieve, Organized by Tony Tasset, Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago

1988
Individuals II, Curated by Deven Golden, CompassRose Gallery, Chicago

1984
Abstract/Symbol/Image: A Re-Vision, Curated by Charlotte Moser, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago; Hartman Gallery, Bradley University, Peoria, IL; Elizabeth M. Sinnock Gallery, Quincy IL; Western Illinois University Art Gallery, Macomb, IL; Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL; North Park College, Carlson Tower Gallery, Chicago

1982
Longitude/Latitude: Black, Blaine, Geichman, Goldselger, Charles Foley, Columbus, OH

AWARDS and RESIDENCIES

2011
American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy, Artist Residency

2005
Gilfelag Artist Residency, Akureyri, Iceland

2003
Margaret Klimek Phillips Fellowship

1998, 1994, 1991
Faculty Enrichment Grant, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

1991
Community Assistance Program, Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs

1989
Visual Artists Fellowship Grant, Painting, National Endowment for the Arts

1983
Visual Artists Fellowship Grant, Painting, National Endowment for the Arts

1982
Project Completion Grant, Illinois Arts Council

1978
Edward L. Ryerson Traveling Fellowship, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

PUBLICATIONS and REVIEWS

2015
Ten: Jordan Martins Interviews Judith Geichman, Regards, Chicago

2013
New American Painting, Midwest Issue
Yood, James, Critics Pick: Chicago, Art Ltd. Magazine, March/April
Pocaro, Alan, Judith Geichman/Carrie Secrist Hallery, Newcity, March 7-14

2010
Pearson, Laura, THEN IS NOW, Time Out Chicago, April 7

2009
DeGiulio, Dana, Blink, catalog essay for LINK, Julius Caesar Gallery, Chicago

2007
Nance, Kevin, 2007 REVIEW: IN ART, TRIUMPH AND CONTROVERSY, Chicago Sun-times, Sunday December 23
Artner, Alan, Previews: Ellsworth Snyder and John Cage, Visions of Concern, Judith Geichman, Jose Cobo, Chicago Tribune, November
Nance, Kevin, Stormy Weather: Soak Stirs Tempest of the Mind, Chicago Sun-Times, Friday, October 26
Fendrich, Laurie, Judith Geichman: A Matter of Art, Nature and Paint, catalog essay for Judith Geichman: Soak, Alfedena Gallery, Chicago

2005
Bates, Geoffrey, Art in the Abstract and Manirre Dawson, American Art Review Magazine, August

2004
Mayr, Bill, Columbus native returns to roots with exhibit, The Columbus Dispatch, December

2001
Hawkins, Margaret, On View: Art is the Process, Chicago Sun-Times, Sunday, November 4

1999
Camper, Fred, NFA Space: Judith Geichman and Frank Piatek, Chicago Reader, September 17

1998
Balka, Michael, Judith Geichman, exhibition brochure essay, Chicago Cultural Center

1997
Wolf-Krantz, Claire, Dallas, Geichman, Powell, exhibition brochure essay, Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago
New American Painting, Midwest Issue #11

1994
Artner, Alan, Color, Texture Set Off A Charge in Geichman’s Work, Chicago Tribune, April 28

1992
Yood, James, FOIC: Judith Geichman, exhibition brochure essay
McCracken, David, Geichman has the upper hand with paint, Chicago Tribune, January 17

1990
Plagens, Peter, Keepers of the Faith, Newsweek, January 22

1989
Golden, Deven, Judith Geichman, Spertus Museum, New Art Examiner, April,

1988
Bulka, Michael, Individuals II, CompassRose Gallery, Dialogue, November
McCracken, David, Art Event Proves Feminism Alive and Well, Chicago Tribune, October
Glatt, Cara, Abstract/Symbol/Image:A Re-Vision, Hyde Park Art Center, Hyde park Herald, January

1984
Lyon, Christopher, Chicago / Abstract /Symbol/Image: A Re-Vision, ARTnews, December
Taylor, Sue, Abstract /Symbol /Image: A Re-Vision, New Art Examiner, December
Artner, Alan, Abstract /Symbol /Image: A Re-Vision, Chicago Tribune, September

1982
Wolf-Krantz, Claire, Margaret Lanterman, Heidi Seidelhuber, Judy Geichman, Artemisia Gallery, New Art Examiner, May
Schultz, Franz, The Brush is Back at Jan Cicero, Artemisia Shows, Sunday Chicago Sun-Times, March 21