Justin Adian

Justin Adian

Justin Adian (born 1976, Fort Worth, TX) lives and works in New York. Justin Adian has exhibited internationally with solo exhibitions including Almine Rech (Brussels), Skarstedt (New York), Almine Rech (Paris), Skarstedt (London), Half Gallery (New York). Group exhibitions include Rachel Uffner (New York), Gagosian (London), Almine Rech (New York), Luxembourg & Dayan (New York), Martos (New York), National Exemplar Gallery (New York), Loyal (Stockholm). Adian graduated with with an MFA from Rutgers University, Mason Gross School of Art in 2003 and received his BFA from the University of North Texas in 2000. Writing on his work can be found in Artforum, Widewall’s “Young American Painters To Follow”, Interview Magazine, New York Times, W Magazine among others in the international press. Public Collections include Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas. Justin Adian is represented by Almine Rech. Analogue is Justin Adian’s first solo exhibition with Loyal, his first in Scandinavia.

Solo Exhibitions

Tipsy, Almine Rech, Shanghai, China

Justin Adian, Tennis Elbow at The Journal Gallery, New York, NY

Analogue, Loyal, Stockholm, Sweden
Casual Encounters, Sean Horton Presents, Dallas, TX

Almine Rech Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

Sun Tan, Half Gallery, New York, NY

Waltz, Almine Rech Gallery, Paris, France

Fort Worth, Skarstedt, Chelsea, New York, NY

Strangers, Skarstedt, London, England
Backlits, The National Exemplar, New York, NY

Come and Take It, Blackston, New York, NY

Afterglow, Blackston, New York, NY

Group Exhibitions

Blakehaus Palm Springs, Peter Blake Gallery, Palm Springs, CA

Shaped, Lange + Pult, Zurich, Switzerland
Gesamtkunstwerk, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

Puffy Luminous Frequencies, MARQUEE PROJECTS, Bellport, NY

The Hundredth Exhibition, Loyal, Stockholm, Sweden
Things on Walls, New Discretions, New York, NY

Rämistrasse 27 - Inauguration of new Gallery Space, Galerie Lange + Pult, Zurich, Switzerland

By Fire, Ceramic Works, Almine Rech Gallery, New York, NY
Justin Adian / Blair Thurman, Galerie Lange + Pult, Zurich, Switzerland
Burnt, Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY
The Concrete States of Animation, Loyal, Stockholm, Sweden

Gypsy Wagon, Capital, San Francisco, CA
The Surface of the East Coast, from Nice to New York’, Le 109, Nice, France

In Different Ways, Almine Rech Gallery, London, England
Puff Pieces, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

Rascal House, Half Gallery, New York, NY
Sprayed, Gagosian Gallery, Britannia Street, London, England

The Shaped Canvas, Revisited, Luxembourg & Dayan, New York, NY
Legs, The National Exemplar, New York, NY

Sculpture after Artschwager, David Nolan Gallery, New York, NY
Justin Adian & Tristano Di Robilant, National Exemplar Gallery, New York, NY
Steven Parrino/Blair Thurman/Justin Adian, Half Gallery, New York, NY

Salon Zürcher, Galerie Zürcher, Paris, France
I’m So Goth – I am Dead!, Queen’s Nails, San Francisco, CA
New Traditionalist, Martos Gallery, New York, NY
Can’t Stop Rock Lobster – Merkx & Gyrnne, Shoot the Lobster, New York, NY

Battle of the Brush: An Outdoor Painting Exhibit, Curated by Alexander Glauber, Bryant Park, New York, NY

Foundation for the Contemporary Arts Benefit Auction, Lehmann Maupin, New York, NY
You Were There, Curated by Thomas Duncan, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY
Painting Comes Alive, Artjail, New York, NY

Before the wind blows it all away, Rover Yonder, Brooklyn, NY
Untitled, Jack the Pelican Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Conceptual Furniture, DepARTment Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Lynchmob, HBC Gallery, Berlin, Germany

$999 Christmas Bizarre, Honey Space, New York, NY
Collapsed Present, North Hall Gallery, New York, NY

UNT/NYC #2: Painting, the Semi Sublime, UNT Artspace, Fort Worth, TX

Into the Woods, Morsel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Pushing Paint, Center for Visual Arts, Brookdale College, NJ
The Very Rich Hours, Elizabeth Line, New York, NY

Toxic, Max Protetch Gallery, New York, NY
New Slang, Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York, NY
Off the Top, Bill Maynes Gallery, New York, NY
Painting’s Edge Summer Residency Exhibition, Idyllwild, CA
CAA MFA Exhibition, Hunter College, New York, NY
Selections from the MFA Annual, OSP Gallery, Boston, MA
MFA Thesis Exhibition, Rutgers University Gallery, Mason Gross School of the Arts, New Brunswick, NJ

Master of Reality, Four Walls Gallery, Fort Worth, TX
Five by Seven by X, Dunn & Brown Gallery, Dallas, TX

Pretty Paintings by Rejects, Good/Bad Art Collective, Denton, TX
Expo 2000, 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
Beautiful Intentions, Cora Stafford Gallery, Denton, TX

Video Night, Good/Bad Art Collective, Denton, TX
Senior Thesis Exhibition, Cora Stafford Gallery, Denton, TX

Public Collections
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX