John Phillip Abbott 
b. 1975, Wausau, Wisconsin, USA
Lives and works in Silver City, New Mexico, USA
johnphillipabbott@mac.com
 
EDUCATION
2007  University of Wisconsin, Madison, M.F.A.                
2006  Santa Reparata International School of Art, Florence, Italy            
2002  Western New Mexico University, B.F.A.            
            
SELECTED EXHIBITIONS (*solo shows marked by asterisk)
2017
Small Paintings, COUNTY Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
2016
Group Show, COUNTY Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
Untitled, Pierogi, Miami Beach, FL
*On Any Sunday, Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
*Turquoise Sunset, Devening Projects, Chicago, IL
2015
Untitled, Pierogi, Miami Beach, FL
Off the Grid, Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Ducks, Minotaur Projects, Los Angeles, CA 
(I’d like to suggest) Linger On, Chicago, IL 
*Gold Paintings, Calendar-Calendar, Albuquerque, NM
PRTY PPL, Circuit 12, Dallas, TX, curated by Josh Reames
The Two States of W.W., Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Andrew Prayzner
2014
*I Shall Be Free No. 10, Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Geneva, Switzerland 
Pierogi XX: Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition, Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Ducks, Greenpoint Terminal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Ryan Travis Christian 
Diamonds and Doughnuts, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA 
This One’s Optimistic: Pincushion, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT, curated by Cary Smith
I’m Jealous of Your Failures, UIS Galleries, University of Illinois-Springfield, Springfield, IL, curated by Trew Schriefer 
Fiction (with only daylight between us), University of Dayton, Dayton, OH 
Spring Benefit Auction, Novella Gallery, New York City, NY
Artist of the Month, Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2013
Aqua, Miami Art Week, Miami, FL
The Oracle, The Wand, Berlin, Germany
Cypher, The Shinx, New York City, NY
Eight Ball, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA
Sleight of Hand, Brian Morris Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Noah Post
Goddess, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA 
Reason & Romance, 6b gallery, Elingen, Belgium, curated by Alain Biltereyst
Radio Chopshop / Pier 1218, Madison, WI, curated by Derrick Buisch, with catalog
*The Happiness Project, Inpost Artspace, Albuquerque, NM
2012
*Timeline of the Far Future, Pier 1218, Madison, WI
You Were Here, Curating Contemporary, curated by Peter Shear 
My Idea of Fun, Ebers Moore, Chicago, IL, curated by Mike Rea
Broken Slogan, Future Tenant, Pittsburgh, PA
2011
Gimme Baby Robots, Print Zero Gallery, Seattle, WA
Sometimes the things you put things on are more important than the things themselves, Pier 1218, Madison, WI
Le Salon Du Dessin Contemporain/ Drawing Now, Paris, France
The Book Project, The Paper Crane, Chicago, IL
2010
Access & Paradox, Contemporary Art Fair, Paris, France
Hidden, Galerie Van der Stegen, Paris, France
A Book About Death, MoMA Wales, Wales, United Kingdom
2009
Je t’aime Skye Boutin, Two person show with Pesce Khete, Galerie Van der Stegen, Paris, France
SLICK Contemporary Art Fair, Paris, France
Home ‘n Gone, Galerie Van der Stegen, Paris, France
*Superfort, Galleri Urbane, Marfa, TX 
Analagous, juried by Lucy Lippard, Runnels Gallery, ENMSU, Portales, NM (catalog)
         
            
 
 

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