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Jo Hormuth



MFA, The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, IL

BFA, Grand Valley State Colleges, Allendale, MI

Slade School of Art, University College London, UK

University of Alaska, Anchorage, AK

Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI


Solo Exhibitions

2012    There is only you., Julius Caesar, Chicago, IL

2011     Anymore, Gallery Kusseneers, Antwerp, Belgium

2007    Close-Ups and Stick-Ups, Old Gold, Chicago, IL

2006    Are You Ready?,ArtLedge, Chigago, IL

1998    Scar Stories, INOVA, Milwaukee, WI

1997    Ducks in a Row, Tough Gallery, Chicago, IL

1995    Frozen Turkey Dinners, Tough Gallery, Chicago, IL

           Clepsydras, Dahlberg Gallery, College of Dosage, Glen Ellyn, IL

1994    A Charm Bracelet, I Space, Chicago, IL

1993    Inflorescence, Tough Gallery, Chicago, IL

           Oil Spills, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL


Two-Person Exhibitions

2010 Jo Hormuth and Curtis Mann, Solo Project, St Jakobshalle, Basel, Switzerland

2007 Jo Hormuth and John Phillips—No Blind Date, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI

2000 Jo Hormuth and Gail Fitzgerald, Deven Golden Gallery, New York, NY


Selected Group Exhibitions

2013 Sideshow Nation, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2012 Two Kinds of Funny, University of Cincinnati, Meyers Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2012 Industry of the Ordinary: Sic Transit Gloria Mundi, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL

2012 Wishyouwerehere, ADDS DONNA, Chicago, IL                       

2011 Group Show, Kusseneers Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

2011 Pulse with Kusseneers Gallery, Miami, FL

2011 Write Now, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL

2011 Skyline, 310 Contemporary, Chicago, IL

2010 Ornament and Crime (and Crime), ADDS DONNA, Chicago, IL

2009 39 Verbs, Packer Schopf Gallery, Chicago, IL

2008 Next Fair with Kusseneers Gallery, Chicago, IL

Next Fair with Old Gold, Chicago, IL

2007 Bright, I Space, Chicago, IL

2007 Guns and Ammo, Gallery 40,000, Chicago, IL

2007 I am the Walrus, Gallery 40,000, Chicago, IL

2006 To London From Chicago, I Cabin, London, UK

2005 Spooktacula, private residence, Chicago, IL

2004 All the Right Moves, Suburban Fine Arts Center, Highland Park, IL

2002 Round/Rounded, S. Cano, Brooklyn, NY

2001 Sculpture in Chicago Now, Glass Curtain Gallery, Columbia College, Chicago, IL

2001 Ego-berry, Nagoya University of Arts, University of Kyoto, University of Osaka, Japan

2000 Electraslip Knife,  private loft, Chicago, IL

2000 Libidinal, TBA Gallery, Chicago

2000 Observation/Revelation, Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Sun Valley, ID

2000 Interior Spaces/Still Lives, McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington, IL

1999 Donald Young Invitational, Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, IL

1999 San Miguel Art Project, Gallery 400, Chicago, IL

1999 Sextablos, Hyde Park Art Center, Hyde Park, IL

1998 Taste of Chicago, Post, Los Angeles, CA

1998 Reality Bites, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL

1998 The Velvet Show, Caffe Baci, Chicago, IL

1998 The Harry Carey Show, Diverse Works, Houston, TX

1998 Warm, I Space, Chicago, IL

1997 Klein Gallery Sculpture Garden, Chicago, IL

1997 Art Chicago with Tough Gallery, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

1996 Thing, Deven Golden Fine Art, New York, NY

1996 Arco International with Tough Gallery, Madrid, Spain

1996 10th Anniversary Exhibition, Gahlberg Gallery, College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL

1996 Art Chicago with Tough Gallery, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

1995 Uncomfortable Show 2, MWMWM Gallery, Chicago, IL

1995 Art Chicago with Tough Gallery, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

1995 Home: Domestic Narratives, NIU Art Museum, Dekalb, IL

1994 Invitational Exhibition and Benefit, New Museum, New York, NY

1994 Post Haste, Tough Gallery, Chicago, IL

1994 Real Small (Little Things), Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago, Memphis, New York, Budapest

1994 Alterniture, Lorenzo Rodriquez Gallery, Chicago, IL

1993 Chicago Drawings, Galleria Porta 33, Funchal, Portugal

1993 A Sequence of Forms: Sculpture by Illinois Artists, Chicago Cultural Center, IL

1993 Living Room, Betty Rymer Gallery, The School of the Art Institute, Chicago, IL

1992 Not Working in L.A., Nomadic Site Project, Pasadena, CA

1992 Forecast, Zolla/Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, IL

1992 Installations, Prairie Avenue Gallery, Chicago, IL

1992 Personal PAC-Target Choice, Exhibition and Benefit, World Tattoo, Chicago, IL

1991 Buy / Low, Prairie Avenue Gallery, Chicago, IL

1991 Home Sweet Home, Columbia College Art Gallery, Chicago, IL

1990 Looking at Labor: What Price Beauty?, Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago, IL