Joyce Pensato

Joyce Pensato (b.1941, New York) lives and works in New York. Studied at The New York Studio School, New York (1970s). Select solo exhibitions include FORGETTABOUT IT, Lisson Gallery, London (2017); Make My Day, Petzel Gallery, New York (2017); The Fizz, Grice Bench, Los Angeles (2016); Joyce Pensato: Felix and Lincoln, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (2016); The Godmother, Corbett vs. Dempsey, Chicago (2016); Later is Now, Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria (2016); FOCUS: Joyce Pensato, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth (2015); Later is Now, Capitain Petzel, Berlin (2015); Castaway, Petzel Gallery, New York (2015); Joyceland, Lisson Gallery, London (2014); and I Killed Kenny, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica and Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, Saint Louis USA (2013). Select group exhibitions include Knock Knock: Humour in Contemporary Art, South London Gallery, London (2018); Close: Drawn Portraits, Drawing Room, London (2018); Fast Forward: Paintings from the 1980’s, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2017); Painting Paintings (David Reed) 1975, Gagosian Gallery, New York (2017); We need to talk…, Petzel Gallery, New York (2017); MCA DNA: Riot Grrrls, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (2017); Good Dreams, Bad Dreams: American Mythologies, Aïshti Foundation, Jar elDib, Beirut, Lebanon (2016); Outside the Lines: Rites of Spring, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Texas (2013); and Florence and Daniel Guerlain Donation, Centre Pompidou, Paris (2013).  Her work is held in public collections including Centre Pompidou, Paris; Hammer Museum, University of California, Los Angeles; Museum of Modern Art, New York; and Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.

Last updated: 22.11.2018


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