Born 1944 in San Francisco, California

Education

1983 MFA, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
1976 BFA, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia

One-Person Exhibitions

2016
Meg Webster, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
2013
Meg Webster, Anne Mosseri-Marlio Galerie, Basel, Switzerland
Meg Webster: Pool, Expo 1: New York at MoMA PS1, Long Island City, New York
Meg Webster, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
2010
New Drawings, Devin Borden Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, Texas
Drawings, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
Hudson River Park, New York, New York
2009
Meg Webster, Drawing and Objects Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas
2008
Meg Webster, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
2000
Warped Floor and Intersecting Falls, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
1998
Pool, P.S. 1 Contemporary Arts Center, Long Island City, New York
Photographs, Thomas Healy Gallery, New York, New York
1997
Blue Sky, Morris-Healy Gallery, New York, New York
1996
Installation and Drawings, Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, Texas
Drawings, Morris-Healy Gallery, New York, New York
1993
Recent Sculptures, Grand Salon, New York, New York
1992
Kitchen Garden, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, Texas
Running, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York, Weatherspoon Arts Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, North Carolina
1991
Stream, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1990
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, New York
Stuart Regen, Los Angeles, California
Drawing/Object, Scott Hanson Gallery, New York, New York
1988
Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, New York
1987
Meg Webster: Part II - Additions, Subtractions, Reformations, Forecast Gallery, Peekskill, New York, New York
1986
Excerpts from Circuit, Art Galaxy, New York, New York
Meg Webster, Forecast Gallery, Peekskill, New York
1984
Three Sculptures in Three Materials, The Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1983
Two Walls, Donald Judd’s Exhibition Space, New York, New York
1980
Leavenworth Street, San Francisco, California

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
Utopia Post Utopia, Aspen Art Museum, CO (11/3/17-2/18/18)
We Need to Talk, Petzel Gallery, New York, NY (1/7—2/11/17)
Drawings From the Collection: 40 Years at Laumeier, Laumeier Sculpture Park, St. Louis, MO, (4/1-7/16/17)
ARos Triennial: The Garden – End of Times, Beginning of Times, 3 part exhibition, The Past, (4/8-9/10/17), The Present, (6/3-7/30/17), The Future, (6/30-7/30/17). ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum, various urban locations, and along Aarhus coastline, Aarhus, Denmark.
New Installations: 40th Year, The Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh, PA (10/6/17—7/29/18)
_Artists Need to Create at the Same Scale that Society has the Capacity to Destroy,” curated by Phong Bui, Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ (10/15—12/15/17
2016
Landmark, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY (5/8-9/28/16)
2015
Entropie: L’Ordre caché, saison 2, FRAC Bourgogne, Dijon, France (10/31/15 – 4/3/16)
The Mannequin of History: Art After Fabrication of Critique and Culture, curated by Richard Milazzo, EXPO Modena 2015, Modena, Italy
Natura Naturans. Roxy Paine e Meg Webster (Opere dal 1982 al 2015), Villa e Collezione Panza, Varese, Italy (6/12/15 – 2/28/16)
Belle Haleine. The Scent of Art, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland (2/11 – 5/17/15)
2014
Art of Its Own Making, The Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts, St. Louis, MO (2/14 – 8/20/14)
2013
Dojima River Biennale, Osaka, Japan (7/20 – 8/18/13)
2010
A Shot in the Dark, curated by Eric Crosby, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN (8/12/10 – 1/30/11)
2009
Commentary, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (2/19 – 3/14/09)
2008
Reflections, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois (10/17 – 11/15/08)
Freedom, The Hague Sculpture Center, The Hague, Netherlands (6/6 – 8/31/08)
2006
Two Friends and So On, organized by Jonathan Horowitz and Rob Pruitt, curated by friends, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York, New York (6/29 – 8/12/06)
2005
Down the Garden Path: The Artist’s Garden After Modernism, Queens Museum of Art, Queens, New York (6/26 – 10/9/05)
2003
Sweet Tooth, COPIA (The American Center for Wine Food & The Arts), Napa, California (1/03)
2001
To Eat or not to Eat, Centro de Arte de Salamanca, Spain (11/23/02 – 1/19/03)
2000
Systems Order Nature, Devin Borden Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, Texas (9/14 – 10/24/00)
Drawings & Photographs, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, NY (12/8 – 12/23/00)
1999
Powder, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado
Drip, Blow, Burn, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, New York
Hiriya Project Proposals Exhibition, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel
1998
Now and Then, Yale Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut
Substance, Tricia Collins Grand Salon, New York, New York
1997
Dream Collection: Gifts and Just a Few Hidden Desires…Part Two, Miami Art Museum, Miami, Florida
Around, Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
1996
Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, North Carolina
Size Matters, Special K Galley, West Hollywood, California
From Figure to Object, Frith Street Gallery, London, England
On / In / Through, Morris-Healy Gallery, New York, New York
Water, James Graham & Sons, New York, New York
White, Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, Texas
On Paper II, Schmidt Contemporary Art, St. Louis, Missouri
1995
The Material Imagination, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York
Spirit of the Matter, Grand Salon, New York, New York
1994
Landscape as Metaphor, Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado
Landscape as Metaphor, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Ohio
Urban Paradise: Gardens in the City, Pubic Art Fund, PaineWebber Gallery, New York, New York
Visceral Responses, Holly Solomon Gallery, New York, New York
1993
Dialogues with Nature, The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C.
1992
Recent Acquisitions, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York
Theoretically Yours, Chiesa di San Lorenzo, Acosta, Italy, curated by Collins & Milazzo
Panza di Biumo: The Eighties and the Nineties from the Collection, Museo Cantonala D’Arts, Lugano, Switzerland
The Nature of Science, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York, New York
1991
El Jardin Salvaje, Fundacion Caja de Pensiones, Madrid, Spain
Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, New York
Stuart Regen Gallery, Los Angeles, California
1990
Savoir-Vivre, Savoir-Faire, Savoir-Etre, Centre Internationel d’Art Contemporain de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
The Last Decade: American Artists of the 1980’s, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, curated by Collins & Milazzo
Savoir-Vivre, Savoir-Faire, Savoir-Etre, The House of Cyprus, Athens, Greece, organized by the Deste Foundation for Contemporary Art
Stendhal Syndrome: The Cure, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, curated by Curtis Mitchell
Terra Incognita: New Approaches to Contemporary Landscape, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island
Stuart Regen Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Botanica: The Secret Life of Plants, Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, New York
This Land is Our Land, Zoe Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
1989
Les Graces de la Nature, Sixième Ateliers Internationaux des Pays de la Loire, Lemot, France
1989 Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York
The Experience of Landscape: Three Decades of Sculpture, Whitney Museum of American Art, Downtown at Federal Reserve Plaza, New York, New York
Clegg & Guttmann, Andreas Gursky, Meg Webster, 303 Gallery, New York, New York
Pre-Pop Post-Appropriation, Stux Gallery, New York, New York. Curated by Collins & Milazzo,
Towards Form, Greenberg Wilson Gallery, New York, New York
1988
American Art of the Late 80:s: The Binational, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Massachusetts and Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts. Travelled to Stadische Kunsthalle, Kunstsammlung Nordrheim-Westfalen, Germany; Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfall, Düsseldorf, Germany.
Aperto 88, Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
Sculpture Inside Outside, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Travelled to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
Art at the End of the Social, Rooseum, Malmö, Sweden, curated by Collins & Milazzo
Utopia Post Utopia, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Massachusetts
A Deer Manger, A Dress Pattern, Farthest Sea Water, and a Signature, 303 Gallery, New York, New York. Curated by Collins & Milazzo
Media Post Media, Scott Hanson Gallery, New York, New York. Crated by Collins & Milazzo
1987
Changing Group Exhibition Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
The New Poverty, John Gibson Gallery, New York, New York. Curated by Collins & Milazzo
Kindred Spirits, Hillwood Art Gallery, Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus, Brookville, New York, New York
1986
Robert Gober, Nancy Shaver, Alan Turner, Meg Webster, Cable Gallery, New York, New York
Sculpture in Place, Borough of Manhattan Community College, The City University of New York, New York
1984
Tom Bills/Hank de Ricco/Meg Webster: Outdoor Installations, Nassau County Museum of Fine Art, Roslyn Harbor, New York
From the Land: An Exhibition of Earth-Related Works by Northeastern Artists, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro, Vermont

Updated: October 18, 2017