Doug Wada

General

  • The artist lives and works in New York, New York.

  • 1989BFA, School of Visual Arts, New York, New York

  • 1964Born in Ridgefield, Connecticut

Awards

  • 2007Grant, Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation, Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States

  • 2001Grant, The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, New York, New York, United States

  • 1998Fellow, Edward F. Albee Foundation, New York, New York, United States

  • 1998Award, Heathcote Art Foundation, Old Greenwich, Connecticut , United States

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2012Americana, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2009 Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2006 The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticut, United States.

  • 2004 Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2003 Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2003 Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, Florida, United States.

  • 2001 Galerie Borgmann-Nathusius, Cologne, Germany.

  • 2001 Dee/Glasoe, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2000 White Columns, New York, New York, United States.

Group Exhibitions

  • 2011Collision, Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art, Providence, Rhode Island, United States.

  • 2010Look Again, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2010La Vie en Rose, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, California, United States.

  • 2008BlueBalls, APF Lab, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2007Eliminate, Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, Massachusetts , United States.

  • 2007NeoIntegrity, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2007Brief Encounters, Caren Golden Fine Art, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2007Sonotube, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, California, United States.

  • 2006In the Eye of the Beholder, Elaine L. Jacob Gallery, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan , United States.

  • 2006Two Friends and So On, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2005Downstrokes and Feedback, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, New York, United States.

  • 2005Sports Illustrated, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York, United States.

  • 2005Merit Badge, Middlebrook Estates, Hudson, New York, United States.

  • 2005New at the Neuberger: Recent Acquisitions, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, New York, United States.

  • 2004Recent Gifts and Acquisitions, Fine Arts Center, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 2004The Drawn Page, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticut, United States.

  • 2004Cleanliness, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2003Environs, Feigen Contemporary, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2003Rendered, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2002Metropolitan, Galerie Jürgen Becker and Galerie Karin Guenther, Hamburg, Germany.

  • 2002Metropolitan, Galerie Borgmann-Nathusius, Cologne, Germany.

  • 2001Westworld, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2001Group Show, Lawing Gallery, Houston, Texas, United States.

  • 2000Group Show, Dee/Glasoe, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2000Innuendo, Dee/Glasoe, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2000Greater New York, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Queens, New York, United States.

  • 1998Blind Faith, White Columns, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1996Everything is Real, Jessica Fredericks Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1995Group Show, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1995The Most Important Thing in the World, Alternative Arts Fair, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1993Paper, Pamela Auchincloss Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1991Group Show, Louis Campania Galerie, Frankfurt, Germany.

  • 1989 School of Visual Arts Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

Public Collections

  • The Seavest Collection, White Plains, New York, United States

  • The Progressive Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio, United States

  • The Goldman Sachs Group, New York, New York, United States

  • Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, New York, New York, United States

  • Lyrical Partners LP, New York, New York, United States

  • JP Morgan Chase Bank, New York, New York, United States

  • American Express Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

  • Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, New York, United States

  • Fine Arts Center, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogues and Monographs

  • 2012Marlborough Inc.. Doug Wada: Americana. New York: Marlborough Gallery.

  • 2011The Museum. Collision. Providence: Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art.

  • 2010The Gallery. Look Again. New York: Marlborough Chelsea.

  • 2000The Gallery. White Columns, White Rooms: 1997-2000. New York: White Columns.

  • 1999Kelly, Karen and Elizabeth McDonnell, eds. Stars Don't Stand Still In The Sky: Music and Myth. New York: New York University Press, p. 266.

Bibliography

  • 2012Anonymous. "Oil paintings depicting Doug Wada's characteristic quotidian, mass-produced objects at Marlborough." Art Daily, January 19, 2012

  • 2012Pollack, Barbara. "Doug Wada." ARTnews, vol. 111, no. 3, March 2012. p. 104

  • 2012Wei, Lilly. "Doug Wada, Americana." The Brooklyn Rail, February 01, 2012

  • 2012Wolin, Joseph R. "Doug Wada, 'Americana'." Time Out New York, February 01, 2012

  • 2008Eshoo, Amy. 560 Broadway: A New York Drawing Collection at Work, 1991-2006. New Haven, CT: : Yale University Press, 2008, p. 179

  • 2006Genocchio, Benjamin. "Ridgefield’s Own Given Free Rein." The New York Times, May 14, 2006

  • 2005Harrison, Helen A. "'Sports Illustrated'." The New York Times, December 25, 2005

  • 2003Krenz, Marcel. "Doug Wada, Elizabeth Dee Gallery." Contemporary, no. 50, pp. 84-85.

  • 2003Pollack, Barbara. "Nature Boy." Time Out New York, June 26, 2003, p. 54

  • 2003Valdes, Sara. "Gallery." Paper Magazine, August 01, 2003, p. 14

  • 2002Henry, Max. "Art Review." Art in America, January.

  • 2001Johnson, Ken. "Doug Wada, Dee/Glasoe." The New York Times, May 11.

  • 2001Schwendener, Martha. "Doug Wada, Dee/Glasoe." Time Out New York, May 17-24, p. 75.

  • 2001Siegal, Nina. "Buy Art Now." The New York Observer, May 14.

  • 2001Wege, Astrid. "Douglas Wada, Galerie Borgmann-Nathusius." Artforum International, Summer, p. 194.

  • 2000Anonymous. "Movers, Shakers and Style Makers." B. Smith Style, August/September, p. 86.

  • 2000Anonymous. "The Face of Change: 100 Years of Self-Portraits.." LIST/01, Spring/Summer, p. 128.

  • 2000Bollen, Christopher. "‘Innuendo’." Time Out New York, June 29-July 6.

  • 2000Johnson, Ken. "‘Innuendo’." The New York Times, July 7, p. B29.

  • 2000Zinsser, John. "Reviews: Painter’s Journal." Artnet, June 6.

  • 1997Cotter, Holland. "‘Blind Faith’." The New York Times, January 9, p. E39.

  • 1996Cotter, Holland. "‘Everything is Real’." The New York Times, August 9, p. C23.