K e i t h  L e m l e y




Solo Exhibitions and Projects


2018      LMAKgallery, New York, NY (Forthcoming)


2017      A Theory of Everything, Woskob Wall, Penn State Downtown Theater Center, State College, PA (Forthcoming)


2017      Superstructure, Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH


2016      Infinite Order, Union Art Gallery, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI


2015      Arboreal, Mixed Greens, New York, NY


2015      Something and Nothing, Summerhall, Edinburgh, United Kingdom


2015      Penumbral, ROY G BIV Gallery, Columbus, OH


2014      Past Presence, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA


2013      Dreams of an Ideal, Smith Center for the Arts, Providence College, Providence, RI


2013      Lueur Dorée, Complexe Guy Favreau, Montreal, Canada


2012      Ecstasy of Knowing, Redux Contemporary Art Center, Charleston, SC


2012      Super Blue, The Soap Factory, Minneapolis, MN


2011      Something and Nothing, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA


2011      The Woods, 210 N Wells St, Chicago PopUp Art Loop, Chicago, IL


2010      Something and Nothing, Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, MI


2010      Veep Green Continuity, 407 Gallery, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay, Green Bay, WI


2010      Something and Nothing, Art Lofts, Madison, WI


2009      Luma, 1414 Warehouse, Madison, WI


Two-Person Exhibitions


2015      If then, 55 Limited Gallerie, Berlin, Germany (with Taryn McMahon)


2012      Sweetness and Light, UnSmoke Artspace, Braddock, PA (with Taryn McMahon)


2011      Anamnesis, Minnesota State University, Moorehead, MN (with Naomi Schliesman)


2011      Woods, Public Space One Iowa City, Iowa City, IA (with Gail Simpson)


2011      Anamnesis, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL (with Naomi Schliesman)


2007      Working, 734 Gallery, Madison, WI (with Joseph Leroux)


Selected Group Exhibitions


2017      Distance≠Time, Crane Arts, Philadelphia, PA


2017      ARTECH, Susquehanna Museum of Art, Harrisburg, PA


2016      Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY


2016      Whereabouts, Glazenhuis National Museum, Lommel, Belgium


2015      Natural States, Dowd Gallery, State University of New York at Cortland, Cortland, NY


2015      2015 Invitational, Exhibit A, Corning, NY


2015      Dallas Art Fair, with Mixed Greens, Fashion Industry Gallery, Dallas, TX


2014      Mark(ing) Time: Expanded Notions of Drawing, Dishman Art Museaum, Beaumont, TX


2014      Love U More Than Fireworks, Parlor Gallery, Asbury Park, NJ


2013      Abstract Currents, PopRally video projection event, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY


2013      Unconventional Narratives: The Triumph of the Witch, SUNY Potsdam Art Museum, Potsdam, NY


2013      Gesturing into Consciousness, Zoller Gallery, University Park, PA


2012      ITSA SMALL, SMALL WORLD, Family Business, New York, NY


2012      Cheap Coffee and Beef Jerky, Detroit, MI


2012      Gilding the Collapse, Collar Works Gallery, Troy, NY


2011      Dubuque Biennial, Dubuque Museum of Art, Dubuque, IA


2011      Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA


2011      Lion vs. Gorilla, Fulton Street Collective, Chicago, IL


2010      Glow, Annmarie Garden in Association with the Smithsonian Institution, Dowell, MD


2010      Globalism, Overture Center for the Arts, Madison, WI


2010      Forward, Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, IL


2010      White Show, Hausmann Millworks, San Antonio, TX


2009      Satisfaction Town, Columbia College Conaway Center, Chicago, IL


2009      Dubuque Biennial, Dubuque Museum of Art, Dubuque, IA


2009      Snap to Grid, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA


2009      SOFA Chicago, AAW Special Exhibition, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL


Selected Bibliography


Douglas Max Utter, "Keith Lemley and Christy Wittmer at the Sculpture Center," CAN Journal, February, 2017,

       Cleveland, OH


Mick Tan, “Gensler leads transformation of SLS Las Vegas tower into W Las Vegas,” Hotel Management, January 3, 2017,

       Newton, MA

W Debuts in Las Vegas,” Boutique Design, December 2, 2016, New York, NY


Eunji Sylvia Kim, "Keith Lemley," The International Magazine of Space Design, December 1, 2015, Seoul,

       South Korea. 112-117

Danielle Krysa, “Keith Lemley,” The Jealous Curator, October 9, 2015, Vancouver, Canada


MASS MoCA’s Tumblr, Featured image, “The Woods,” October 9, 2015, Boston, MA


New Glass Review 36, The Corning Museum of Glass, May, 2015, Corning, NY


Jade Moyano, “Keith Lemley’s Arboreal Series,” Trendland, May 22, 2015


Leah Constantine, “Encountering the Invisible Presence: Keith Lemley,” Adhoc, May 5, 2015


Artsy, Featured image for Dallas Art Fair, April, 2015 (Artsy.net)


M.K.G. Art Management, Featured artist for Dallas Art Fair, M.K.G. Newsletter, April 9, 2015


Leah Constantine, “10 Artists You Can’t Miss at the Dallas Art Fair,” Adhoc, April 4, 2015


Nara Shin, “Keith Lemley: Arboreal,” Cool Hunting, February 19, 2015


The Editors of Art News, “9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week”, Art News, February 16, 2015


Lissa Brennan, “At Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, installations by Keith Lemley and Meghan Olsen play off one
       another,” Pittsburgh City Paper, April 9, 2014, Pittsburgh, PA


Mariana Valenca, “Interview with Keith Lemley,” Design Gallerist, February 28, 2013, Amsterdam, Netherlands


Heather Darcy Bhandari, “Studio Visit: Keith Lemley,” The Pit / Mixed Greens, February 5, 2013, New York, NY


Suzanne Volmer, “Keith Lemley: Dreams of an Ideal,” Artscope Magazine, January/February Issue, 2013, Quincy, MA


Meghan Young, “Artist Keith Lemley Interprets What Goes Unseen in the World,” Trend Hunter Art and Design,
January 18, 2013, Toronto, Canada


Amanda Jakubik, “Sculptures by Keith Lemley,” Trendland, January 17, 2013, New York, NY


Tumblr Radar, Featured image of the day, selected by Tumblr editorial staff, June 5, 2012


Elizabeth Pandolfi, “Neon Cowboy: Sculptor Keith Lemley works with glass and glowing gas,” Charleston City Paper,
       Vol. 15, Issue 24, January 25, 2012, Charleston, SC


OCW Magazine, “Keith Lemley Luma”, OCW Arts Foundation, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 2011


Lily Simonson, “Curators Gone Viral: “Chain Letter” at Shoshana Wayne”, Art21 Blog, July 28, 2011


New Glass Review 32, The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, Spring 2011


Laura Parsons, “Supra-natural: Imposing Ourselves on Art and the Natural World,” The Warhol Project, Richmond, VA,
       March, 2011


Christopher Jobson, “Keith Lemley: Something and Nothing”, Colossal Art & Design, March 2011




2010      MFA, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, WI


2009      MA, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, WI


2005      BFA, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA