Artist: Jesse Hickman
Born: Chicago
Studied: Photography: Institute of Design, Chicago, 1975-1978
Lives: Northern Michigan

Exhibitions

2017

ODETTA, Brooklyn, New York, Appearances

Wright Gallery, Northport, Michigan, Project Room: Boneyard,  (solo)

Wright Gallery, Northport, Michigan, Extrapolation

Gallery 71, Edina, Minnesota, SEQUENTIAL

The Provincial, Kaleva, Michigan, Cities, like dreams, Swamps where cedars grow

The Painting Center, New York, New York, FIGHT OR FLIGHT

PRIVATEVIEW at VOLTA NY, New York, THE INVITATIONAL SOLO PROJECT FAIR FOR CONTEMPORARY ART (solo)

Trestle, Brooklyn, New York, Introductions 2017

2016

BLK MRKT, Traverse City, Michigan, The Great Big Black and White Little Drawing Invitational

Wright Gallery, Northport, Michigan, His Little Room (solo)

ODETTA, Brooklyn, New York, Scribing the Void

The Painting Center, New York, New York, The Retrieval of the Beautiful

Water Street Gallery, Douglas, Michigan, SCRABBLE: A Play on Words

BLK MRKT, Traverse City, Michigan, Jesse Hickman Notes (solo)

Water Street Gallery, Douglas, Michigan, Dot to Dot: Patterns

2015

Elizabeth Lane Oliver Center for the Arts, Frankfort, Michigan, The Annual All-Media Juried Show

Elizabeth Lane Oliver Center for the Arts, Frankfort, Michigan, Jesse Hickman And Carolyn Swift

Tamarack Gallery, Omena, Michigan, 2-Person Show

The Sculpture Center, Cleveland, Ohio, After the Pedestal, the 8th Exhibition of Small Sculpture from the Region

Sidac Studio, HG Leiden, Netherlands, Schetsen uit de map, Sidac studio 20th anniversary

Water Street Gallery, Douglas, Michigan, Drawn To Scale

2014

Elizabeth Lane Oliver Center for the Arts, Frankfort, Michigan, Annual All-Media Juried Exhibition

Wright Gallery, Northport, Michigan, Art is Good

2013

Water Street Gallery, Douglas, Michigan, It’s a Matter of Opinion

Wright Gallery, Northport, Michigan, The Only Show

2012

Water Street Gallery, Douglas, Michigan, The Ray – Jesse – Middy Show

Dennos Museum, Traverse City, Michigan, Northwest Michigan Regional Exhibition

2011

Kuhlhaus Gallery, Harbor Springs, Michigan, Annual Opening Exhibition

2010

Water Street Gallery, Douglas, Michigan, Annual Group Show

2009

Kuhlhaus Gallery, Harbor Springs, Michigan, Annual Opening Exhibition

Water Street Gallery, Douglas, Michigan, Annual Group Show

2008

Kuhlhaus Gallery, Harbor Springs, Michigan, Annual Opening Exhibition

Water Street Gallery, Douglas, Michigan, Annual Group Show

2003

Petoskey Contemporary Arts, Petoskey, Michigan, This is Black

Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, New York, Photowork ’03

Petoskey Contemporary Arts, Petoskey, Michigan, Mail Art Show

2002

David and Alfred Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago

Face Off

Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey, Michigan, Me and Jesse, Len and Me

2001

Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, Just Good Art

1999

Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, Altered Objects

1998

American Visionary Art Museum, Baltimore, Love, Error and Eros

1996

Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey, Michigan, Davis, Varga, Hickman

1994

Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, Art on the Map

Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, Illinois, A Passionate Perspective

Klein Artworks, Chicago

Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, Texas, Primarily Paint

1992

Klein Artworks, Chicago, The City Series (solo)

The Bemis Foundation, Omaha, Nebraska, Terra Incognita: New Landscape Painting

Columbia College, Chicago, Maps, Borders and Boundaries

Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, Breakdown

Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, Address

Harcus Gallery, Boston, Expressive Systems

1991

Margulies-Taplin Gallery, Bay Harbour Islands, Florida (solo)

Margulies-Taplin Gallery, Boca Raton, Florida

Renaissance Society, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Grand Slam

Klein Artworks, Chicago, Contemporary Abstraction

World Tattoo Gallery, Chicago, Chicago for Chicago Invitational

1990

Harcus Gallery, Boston, Kansas (solo)

Chicago International Art Exposition/ Klein Artworks, Chicago, Crossroads (solo)

Klein Artworks, Chicago, County Series (solo)

Bemis Foundation, Omaha, Nebraska, Introductions: Painting

Margulies-Taplin Gallery, Boca Raton, Florida, Paper Works

1989

Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, Past Perfect, Future Indicative

Struve Gallery, Chicago, Dennis Adrian, A Critical Subject

Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, Just Good Art

1988

Betsy Rosenfield Gallery, Chicago, The Flower Show

1986

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Portraits

1985

Betsy Rosenfield Gallery, Chicago

1840 West Hubbard Street Gallery, 1840 Show

1984

Objects Gallery, Chicago (solo)

1983

Young Hoffman Gallery, Chicago (solo)

Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, Looking at Women

1982

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Selections From the Dennis Adrian Collection

West Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago, The Salon Show

The University of Maryland Art Gallery College Park, Maryland, Selections From the Collection of Jim and Danielle Sotet

1981

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, 7 Artists

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Midwest Photography

Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, Hats

1980

One Illinois Center, Chicago (solo)

Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, California, Betty Asher’s Cups

Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, Recent Work of Three Photographers

1979

Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois (solo)

1977

Photographics Gallery, Chicago (solo)

Facets Gallery, Chicago

GRANTS

2015

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

1991

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

1981

Illinois Arts Council Project Grant