Joe Thurston CV

Solo Exhibitions
2008
New Work, February, Toomey Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2007
Then Quite Suddenly We Were Simply No Longer Anywhere, August, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
Bloom, June, P:ear, Portland, OR

2005
New Work From an Early Spring, May, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR

2003
Subject Position, November, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR

2002
Flayed, May, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR

Selected Group Exhibitions
2009
New Work, East/West Berlin, galleryHOMELAND curator, Berlin

2008
Volume, August/September, Jeff Jahn curator, Portland, OR
Group Show, July/August, Toomey Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA
FWD: Dudes Night Out, March, galleryHOMELAND, Portland, OR

2006
Group Show, Gallery Homeland, Portland, OR

2005
Small Wonders, Group Show, December/January, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR
Fresh Trouble, Group Show, September, Jeff Jahn curator, Portland, OR
Art on the Block, Group Show, June, Disjecta, Portland, OR
Simply Red, Group show, April, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR
Group Show and Art Auction, Live Auction, April, Cascade AIDS Project, Portland, OR

2004
Group Show, July, Cathedral Park Place/Haze Galley, Portland, OR

2003
Group Show, December/January, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR
Modern Zoo, a project for the Portland Center for Advancement of Culture, June-August, Portland, OR
Waste Stream, a large-scale installation for the Orlo Foundation, Portland, OR
2002
Group Show, December, Orlo Exhibition Space, Portland, OR

2000
Group Show, July, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR

Publications
Speer, Richard. Finder Magazine, “Portland Art,” June 2008
Aitch, Iain. Catalog Essay, “Then Quite Suddenly, We Were Simply No Longer Anywhere,” 2007-2008
Speer, Richard. ARTnews, “Review: Joe Thurston at Elizabeth Leach,” December 2007
Jahn, Jeff. Portland Art, “Best of 2007.” December 2007
Speer, Richard. Willamette Week, “Best of 2007,” December 2007
Motley, John. Portland Mercury, “Joe Thurston,” August 2007
Row, D.K. Oregonian, “Show of Note.” August 2007
Speer, Richard. Willamette Week, “Joe Thurston at Elizabeth Leach,” August 2007
Driscoll, Meagan, Portland Art, “Picks for August 2007.” July 2007
Gallivan, Joseph. Portland Tribune, “Joe Thurston Preview,” July 2007
Speer, Richard. Finder Magazine, “Artist Profile,” June 2007
Speer, Richard. Art Ltd., “Artist Profile,” May 2007
Speer, Richard. Willamette Week, “The Best of 2006,” December 2006
Speer, Richard. Willamette Week, “The Best of 2005,” December 2005
The Bear Deluxe Magazine, “Independent Art,” Spring-Summer 2005
Jahn, Jeff. NW Drizzle, “May Roundup,” June 2005
Speer, Richard. Willamette Week, “Flaying Faces, Painter Joe Thurston,” May 2005
Jahn, Jeff. NW Drizzle, “Anticipate More,” May 2005
Just Out Magazine, April 2005
Speer, Richard. “Matt Lamb: The Art of Success,” Wiley, April 2005.
Bell, Greg, Buchanan, John and Guenther, Bruce. Cascade AIDS Project Catalogue, April 2005
Speer, Richard. Willamette Week, Visual Arts News, March 2005
Speer, Richard., “Pacific Edge,” October, 2004
Row, D.K., Oregonian, “Artful thinking outside the box,” July 2004
Just Out Magazine, Cover, April 2004
Taylor, Sue. Cascade AIDS Project Catalogue, April 2004
Row, D.K.. Oregonian, December 2003
Jahn, Jeff. NW Drizzle, “Flinging Paint Pots,” December 2003
Speer, Richard. Willamette Week, Art Review, November 2003
All Classic, “First Thursday Pick,” November 2003
Bowie, Chas. Portland Mercury, Art Review, November 2003
Jahn, Jeff. NW Drizzle, “Core Sample,” November 2003

Grants
Regional Arts and Culture Council – Professional Development Grant, 2006-07