© 2019 Meghan Wilbar 

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Education
New York Studio School, New York, NY, MFA 2005
Knox College, Galesburg, IL. BA, 2002
L’Ecole Des Beaux Arts, Besancon, France, Study abroad program, 2000-01

                                            

Solo Exhibitions
2019
The way of the white clouds, Michael Warren Contemporary, Denver CO

2018

The Coal Camps, Carnegie Public Library, Trinidad, CO

2016         
Gaining Ground, Michael Warren Contemporary, Denver, CO
Veins of Steel, Steelworks Museum, Pueblo, CO

2010         

Keep it Simple, Clutch Gallery, Chicago, IL
midpoint between then and now, Chashama Gallery, Harlem, NY

2009         

Recent Paintings, Schaefer Landing, Brooklyn, NY

2008         

I owe you the truth in painting” Prince Street Gallery, New York, NY  

 

2007         

Recent Paintings, John Deaux Gallery, Pueblo, CO

2003         

About Town,  John Deaux Gallery, Pueblo, CO  

                                                

Group/Juried Exhibitions
2019
Sense of Place, Lincoln Center Gallery, Fort Collins, CO

Art of the State,  Arvada Center for Arts and Humanities, Arvada, CO

2018         

in SITu: From the Artist’s Perspective, Arvada Center for Arts and Humanities, Arvada, CO


2016          

2016 Alumni Invitational, New York Studio School Gallery, New York, NY
Spotlight on Pueblo, Colorado Capitol Rotunda Gallery, Denver, CO
Of the Land: New Works by John and Meghan Wilbar, Gallery Main, Trinidad, CO
33rd Annual All Colorado Show, Curtis Arts and Humanities Center, Denver, CO


2015         

Encompass, San Juan Gallery: Pueblo Community College, Pueblo, CO
Not So Far from Here, Michael Warren Contemporary, Denver, CO


2014         

Moonlight Drive, Pirate: Contemporary Art, Denver, CO
Introductions II A Closer Look, Michael Warren Contemporary, Denver, CO
Introductions, Michael Warren Contemporary, Denver, CO


2011          

Bronx Calling: First AIM Biennial, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY
Wilbar y Wilbar, John Deaux Art Gallery, Pueblo, CO        
Process: Abstract Painters, Brooklyn Artist Gym, Brooklyn, NY


2010          

NorthBrooklyn, The Renaissance Art Center, Brooklyn, NY            
40th Anniversary Exhibition, Prince Street Gallery, New York, NY         
Grace Outreach Presents: Mentorship,The Metropolitan Club, New York, NY


2009          

35/25: Twenty-five Painters Under Thirty-five, The Painting Center, New York , NY    
Open City, New York Studio School Gallery, New York, NY                  
Pueblo Moderns, Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo, CO     

2008           
LCU Spring Showcase,
New York Academy, New York, NY  

       
2007          

Works on Paper, Prince Street Gallery, New York, NY                  
New Works by Five Gallery Artists, Prince Street Gallery, New York, NY     
 
2006         

Abstract Curiosity, Robert Peck Gallery, Riverton, WY

                
2005          

New York Studio School MFA Thesis Show, New York , NY  

         
2002          
Knox College Thesis Show, Knox College, Galesburg, IL                       
Art to Art, Knox College, Galesburg, IL                                                
Al Young Art Show, Knox College, Galesburg, IL
                              

Awards/Honors
Jentel Foundation, Arist is Residence Grant, Banner, WY, 2018
History Colorado: Trinidad History Museum, Artist in Residence Grant, Trinidad CO, 2018
Wurlitzer Foundation, Artist in Residence Grant, Taos, NM, 2018
Colorado Creative Industries, Career Grant Recipient, Denver, CO, 2016
33rd Annual All Colorado Show Second Place Award, Curtis Arts and Humanities Center, Greenwood Village, CO
Spiro Arts, Artist in Residence Grant, Park City, UT, 2012
Chautauqua Institute Intensive Studio Program, Artist in Residence, Chautauqua, NY, 2005
NEA Grant/Chashama partnership, Exhibition Grant Recipient, New York, NY, 2010
LCU Foundation, Artist Grant Recipient, New York, New NY, 2004 
Ritcher Foundation, Artist Grant Recipient, Galesburg, IL, 2002  
                                                     
Publications
Paglia, Michael. "Review: Two Shows make connections at Michael Warren Contemporary." Westword 9 March 2016
Paglia, Michael. “Scenery and Sigh Gags are on display at Michael Warren Contemporary.” Westword 3 March 2015
Esplund, Lance. “Bronx Calling: The First AIM Biennial Taking AIM.” Wall Street Journal. 9 July 2011.
Yau, John. (Exhibition Essay), “35/25: Twenty-Five Painters Under Thirty-Five,"The Painting Center, NY
Hershberg, Israel. (Exhibition Essay), "Prince Street Gallery 40th Anniversary," Prince Street Gallery, New York, NY.
Porter, Mary Jean. “Pueblo Moderns,” The Pueblo Chieftain. 19 July, 2009.
Cohen, David. (Exhibition Foreword), “I owe you the truth in painting”, Prince Street Gallery, New York, NY.