Brian K Guidry

 

 

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Education

 
1997
 
Master of Fine Arts    Pratt Institute    Brooklyn, NY.
1994
 
Bachelor of Fine Arts    The University of Louisiana   Lafayette, La.
 

Exhibitions          Solo

2016   Cool Down Active, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2015   Invisible Ping, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA.
2014   Phantom Vibrations, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2013   The End, Atelier Ballengee, New York, NY
2012   Hunters of the Sky, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA.
2010
  Slipstream , CSPS -Legion Arts, Cedar Rapids, IA.
2008-09
  Surge, KKProjects, French Quarter-Washington Artillery Park, outdoor public installation, Prospect 1 Satellite Exhibition, New Orleans, LA.
2008
  Kingdom, Acadiana Center for the Arts, Lafayette, LA.
2007
  denatured, Turtle Cove Gallery, Arnaudville LA.
2005
  Recent Work, Grapevine projects, Donaldsonville LA.
2002
  Cusp, Galerié Lafayette,   Lafayette, LA.
Exhibitions         Group
2017   Profligate Beauty: Selections from the Collection, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA.
2016   RE: Tell, Atlanta Contemporary, Atlanta, GA.
2015   Delta Dawn, Flight Gallery, San Antonio, TX
2014   Abstraction and Its Discontents, Storefront Ten Eyck, Brooklyn, NY
  Imago Mundi, Luciano Benetton Collection, curated by Diego Cortez, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
  Crowing Glory, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA
  Momento Mori, Field Projects, Curated by Deborah Brown, New York, NY
  TAKEOVER, Secret Project Robot, Curated by Laura Blereau, Brooklyn, NY
  The Church Of Man Love, curated by Mark Ponder, Box 13 ArtSpace, Houston, TX.
2013   Geometry of Chance, Mirus Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
  Louisiana Contemporary -Franklin Sirmans juror, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA.
  Home, Octavia Gallery, New Orleans, LA.
2012   St. Claude, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Olreans, LA.
  Sixth Annual Louisiana Fine Art Showcase, Presidents’s Residence, Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA. (2012-2013)
  Zen Dixie, Driver Phillips Studio Projects, Alanta, GA.
  Duets, Diboll Gallery, Loyola University, New Orleans, LA
  Spaces: Antenna, The Front, Good Children Gallery, Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, LA.
  Space Command, Good Chlidren Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2011-12
  Constant Abrasive Irritation Produces The Pearl: A Disease Of The Oyster at The Pearl, The Pearl, New Orleans, LA. -curated by John Otte
2011
  Hit Refresh, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA>
  small(er), Manifest Exhibitions, Chicago, IL.
  Marais Press: Collaborative Explorations 1992-2011, Hammond Regional Arts Center, Hammond, LA.
  HE, Steckline Gallery, Newman University, Wichita, KS.
  New Art From New Orleans, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, IL.
2010
  Flying Hexigons, The Alamo Project Space, Lafayette, LA.
  Sailing to Byzantium: curated by Adrian Price, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA.
  gorgamon, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA.
  47th Annual, Masur Museum, Monroe, LA.
  Hot Up Here , Acadiana Center for the Arts , Lafayette, LA. — Dan Cameron
09-10
  Hot Up Here , Comtemporary Arts Center , New Orleans, LA. — Dan Cameron
2009
  AMMO Gallery, New Orleans, LA.
  Ephemeral Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA.
  Recent Works -Mary Beyt, Brian Guidry, The Front, New Orleans, LA.
  Everything Must Go!, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA.
  Branding -An American Tradition, Galerie Lafayette, Lafayette, LA.
2008
  Social Construct / Human Nature, Louisiana ArtWorks, New Orleans, LA. curator —Mia Kaplan
  Focus on Faculty, The Paul & Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum, Lafayette, LA.
  Common Ground, Opelousas Museum of Art, Opelousas, LA.
2006
  Exit 101, Abercrombie Gallery, McNeese University, Lake Charles, LA.
2005
 
LEGACY: Recent Acquisitions, The Paul & Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum, Lafayette, LA.
 
UL Lafayette Visual Arts Faculty II, The Paul & Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum, Lafayette, LA.
 
Recent Acquisitions: Paintings and Sculpture, The Odgen Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA.
 
18th Annual, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria LA.
 
New American Painting, Exhibition in print, southern edition,Volume 58, Open Studio Press.
 
Spirit Of Place - Art From Acadiana, The Odgen Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA. Curator --David Houston.
 
Nouveaux Artistes d'Acadiana, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA.
2004-5
 
Louisiana Governor's Mansion 2005 Art Exhibition, Governor's Mansion, Baton Rouge, LA
2004
 
Open for Interpretation, Acadiana Center For The Arts, Lafayette, LA.
Curator --David Houston.
 
Something in the Water, Architects + Artists, Lafayette, LA.
2003
 
Mary Beyt, Ralph Bourque, Troy Dugas, Brian Guidry, Hillary Mcmann, Shawne Major,
Stephanie Patton, Architects + Artists, Lafayette, LA.
 
Many Happy Returns, Artists' Alliance, Lafayette, LA.
2000
 
Serendipity , The Old Post Office, Kansas City, MO.
1999
 
Artist in the Marketplace, The Bronx Museum, Bronx, NY.
1998
 
Cross-Point , Gana Art Space, Seoul, Korea.
 
Crest Hardware Show, Crest Hardware, Brooklyn, NY.
 
Williamsburg Bridges Tibet, WAH Center, Brooklyn, NY.
 
Paperworks, Chongro Gallery, Seoul, Korea. Curator --Kyung-Ja Hwang
1997
 
2nd Annual Small Works, PS122 Gallery, New York, NY.
 
Cornucopia, Woong Chun Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
1996
 
Pratt Manhattan Gallery, NY. Juror --Elga Wimmer
1995
 
Formations, PS 12 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
 

Awards

2009
  Career Advancement Grant, Creative Capitol, Louisiana Division of the Arts, Baton Rouge, LA
2008
  Artist Fellowship, Louisiana Division of the Arts, Baton Rouge, LA
2008
  Artist Creative Business Grant, Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation, New Orleans, LA
1998
Artists in the Marketplace, The Bronx Museum, Bronx, NY.
1997
 
Certificate of Excellence for Merit in Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.
1993
 
LAA Scholarship Award, Lafayette Art Association, Lafayette, LA.
 

Publications and Reviews

Emily Wilkerson, “Sacred Geometries: Brian Guidry”, Pelican Bomb, New Orleans, LA. May 2, 2014
Eric Bookhardt, "Phantom Vibrations: Recent Paintings", New Orleans Art Insider, NOLA, LA. April, 27, 2014
Nick Stillman, “Spaces: Antenna, The Front, Good Children Gallery,” ArtFourm, May, 2012
Candice Webber, "New Art from New Orleans," Time Out Chicago, Chicago, IL., March 16, 2011
Assembly (journal), "Brian Guidry", Issue 2, Brooklyn, NY, February, 2011
Eric Bookhardt, "Sailing to Byzantium", Inside Art, New Orleans, LA. September, 19, 2010
New American Painting, Exhibition in print, Southern edition,Volume 82, Open Studio Press.
Natalie Sciortino-Rinehart, "Brian Guidry", Artforum online, January 2009.
Studio Visit, Exhibition in print,Volume 1, Open Studio Press.
Ashley Flanagan, "Inspired by Environment," Times of Acadiana, April 2, 2008, Lafayette, Louisiana.
Bryan LaFaye, "Guidry finds inspiration in nature, awareness," Times of Acadiana, December 19, 2007, Lafayette, Louisiana.
Morozov, Mikhail A."Interpersonal Conflict ," [Russian] 2005, St Petersburg, Russia: HSE Press.
New American Painting, Exhibition in print, Southern edition,Volume 58, Open Studio Press.
Christi Landry, "Head of The Line," Interview, Daily Iberian, July 29,2005, New Iberia, LA.
Leslie Bruesbeck & Ted Barnes, "Alexandria Museum of Art," CENLA Focus, August 2005, Alexandria, La.
Doug MacCash, "Small Touches of Acadiana," Times Picayune, January 2005,
New Orleans, LA.
Mary Tutwiler, "A Sense of Place," The Independent, Lafayette, LA.
D. Eric Bookhardt, "Cajuns for all Occasions," Gambit Weekly, February 15, 2005, New Orleans.
Sally Pollak, Interview, "FLYNN: Staging a whole new type of arts," The Burlington Free Press,
September 17, 2000, Burlington, Vermont.
Mike Dennison, "A Capitol restoration," Great Falls Tribune, March, 26, Great Falls, Montana.
"In the Bronx, Art in the Marketplace," New York Arts, September 1999, New York, NY.
"Cross Points", Monthly Home magazine, August 1998, Seoul, Korea.
"Review", Marie Claire , August 1998, Seoul, Korea.
 

Collections

New York Public Library--New York, New York.
Odgen Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, Louisiana.
National College of Arts--Lahore, Pakistan.
Pratt Institute Library--Brooklyn, New York.
Paul & Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum -- Lafayette, Louisiana.
E.O.S Global, New York, New York.
Hopkins, Sampson & Brown Equities, LLC., Newark, New Jersey
 

Conference and Lecture

KRVS (public radio), Judith Meriwether, host, Lafayette,, Louisiana, 2010
Iowa Public Radio, Dennis Reese, host, Iowa City, IA, 2010
Art Speak, The Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, Feb. 2005.
Symposium Panelist, Juror--Donald Kuspit, Visiting Critics: Kay Larson, Roberta Smith,
Robert Storr, David Levi-Strauss--Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, 1997.
Lecture, The University of Louisiana, Lafayette, Louisiana, 1999.
Bio
A native of South Louisiana, Brian Guidry received his BFA from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. He received his MFA in Painting from Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York. His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally. Selected exhibitions include; The Bronx Museum in New York; Gana Art Space, Seoul, Korea; the Odgen Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans, The Contemporary Art Center in New Orleans, Louisiana ArtWorks, New Orleans, LA., and the National Collage of Arts in Lahore, Pakistan. His work has been featured and discussed in Time Out Chicago, ArtForum, The Times-Picayune, Gambit Weekly, The Burlington Free Press(VT), The New York Times, New York Arts, and New American Paintings. His work is in the collections of the New Orleans Museum of Art; The Odgen Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA.; National College of Arts--Lahore, Pakistan; New York Public Library, New York, NY; Pratt Institute Library, Brooklyn, NY; and Paul & Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum, Lafayette, LA.