Henry Gunderson

Henry Gunderson

Henry Gunderson (born 1990, San Francisco, CA) is an American artist based in Brooklyn, New York. Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, Gunderson received his BFA from the San Francisco Art Institute. Gunderson has had solo exhibitions at LOYAL Gallery, Stockholm; 247365, New York; Ever Gold Gallery, San Francisco. He has also exhibited in group shows at Regina Rex, New York; Jessica Silverman, San Francisco; LOYAL, Stockholm among others. Gunderson also runs the net-based art gallery, The Water McBeer Gallery and has been part of Hans Ulrich Obrist’s 89plus Colony since 2013. Gunderson was recently included in the exhibition “Pharmacy for Idiots” at Rob Tufnell, Cologne in association with Tanya Leighton including Will Benedict, Ann Craven, William Daniels, Henry Gunderson, Van Hanos, Tom Humphreys, Allison Katz, Edward Kay, Bernadette Kerrigan, Ansel Krut, Orion Martin, Alan Michael, Pentti Monkkonen, Markus Oehlen, Autumn Ramsey, Allan Rand, Emily Mae Smith, Josh Smith, Issy Wood.


2012 BFA San Francisco Art Institute

Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

Emancipation Affirmations, LOYAL, Stockholm, Sweden

Shoes, Etc, 247365, New York, NY

Two & Two, 247365, New York, NY

+0-000-000-0000, Ever Gold Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Apocalypse Shelter, Ever Gold Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Shrinky Dinks and a Crayon Sculpture, Water McBeer Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Glint, Two-person show with Eric Shaw, FFDG, San Francisco CA

Solo Show, FFDG, San Francisco, CA

White hole, FFDG, San Francisco, CA

Group Exhibitions

Pharmacy for Idiots, Rob Tufnell, Cologne, Germany

No Free Tax Art Month, 247365, New York, NY
The Lamp Show, 99¢ Plus, Brooklyn, NY

Anderson’s Hidden Game, Loyal, Stockholm, Sweden
Synecdoche, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Maker’s Mark, Regina Rex, New York City, NY
Spears, Loyal, Stockholm, Sweden
Believe You Me: Frank Benson, Dora Budor, Henry Gunderson, Jamian Juliano-Villani, Ryan Trecartin, 247365, New York, NY

Ducks, Greenpoint Terminal Gallery, New York, NY
Sunscreen, James Graham and Sons, New York, NY
Go Big or Go Home (or Not), 99 Cent Plus Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Lil’ Art World, Harbor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Five Year Anniversary Group Show, Ever Gold Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Sup Brow?, Gallery One Three, Melbourne, Australia
Space//Form, Breeze Block Gallery, Portland, OR
Me and My, Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA

In The Moment, Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Pop Up Show, Mayor Ed Lee’s Campaign Headquarters, San Francisco, CA
This Place In Time, Show and Tell Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Ten Years of Fecal Face Dot Com, The Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Survey Select, Mark Murphy, San Diego, CA
New Territory, White walls Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Winter Group Show, White Walls Gallery, San Francisco, CA
From me To You, Show and Tell Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Heady Mugs, Nudashank Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Side to Side, FFDG, San Francisco, CA

Regino Gonzalez, Dee Dee Cheriel, Henry Gunderson, White Walls Gallery San Francisco, CA
Titanium Expose, FFDG, San Francisco, CA
Freak of Nature, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Curated Exhibitions

Water McBeer Group Show, Ever Gold Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Artist Residencies

Betthauser residency, California City, CA, 2013


New York Times, Review of Shoes. Etc at 24765, New York, NY

Hyperallergic, “Diagrammatic Paintings of Curious Contraptions” by Claire Voon, October 6, 2015
Frieze Magazine, “Believe You Me at 247365 Manhattan” by Orit Gat, April, 2015
Inventory Magazine, “Believe You Me at 247365 Manhattan” by Nico Jacobsen, February, 8, 2015

Irl Magazine, “Henry Gunderson on +0-000-000-0000” by Monica Rojas, May 2014
SFAQ Issue 16, Interview with Water McBeer, By Andrew McClintock

Art Fag City, “Hans-Ulrich Obrist Will Curate Very Tiny Online Exhibition” By Corinna Kirsch

Beautiful Decay, Henry Gunderson By Aaron Berger

Juxtapoz, “Emerging Artist” By Gabe Scott

San Francisco Bay Guardian, “Vicious Skate” October 20, By Jana Hsu
SF Examiner “Young Bay Area Painter Seeks Adventure” July 23, By Virginia Pelley