• CV

    Mike Olin

    Born in Pasadena, CA in 1971
    Lives and works in Bushwick, Brooklyn since 1999

    SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:

    2016 Christmas in July, curated by Tamara Gonzalez,
    Underdonk Gallery, Bushwick, Brooklyn
    So Much, So Little, All at Once, curated by
    Yevgeniya Baras, Regina Rex, NYC
    The Moon and the Serpent, curated by Steve Mykietyn,
    Orgy Park, Bushwick, Brooklyn
    'Til Death Do Us Part, curated by Lori Kirkbride, Lorimoto
    Gallery, Ridgewood, NY

    2015 Let's Go Away for Awhile, curated by Erik den Breejen and
    Maria Calandra, One Mile Gallery, Kingston, NY
    Paintings in Trees, curated by Ben La Rocco and Ben
    Pritchard, The People’s Garden, Bushwick, Brooklyn
    Fall on Your Bliss, curated by Brian Morris and Christopher
    Joy, Brian Morris Gallery, NYC
    Thinking and Touching Time, curated by Zahar Vaks, Ortega y
    Gasset Projects, Gowanus, Brooklyn
    B-Sides, curated by Steve Gavino, Brooklyn, NY

    2014 Back To the Future 1, curated by Michael David and Dana
    James Life on Mars Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
    My Big Fat Painting, curated by Rick Briggs, Brian Morris
    Gallery, NYC
    Two River, curated by Tamara Gonzales, One River Gallery,
    Englewood, NJ
    Brooklyn Bridge, George Lawson, San Francsisco, CA
    The Indexical Mark, Life on Mars Gallery, Bushwick, Brooklyn
    Do It Yourself, BOS (old 3rd Ward), Bushwick, Brooklyn
    Arshile Gorky drawing show, OUTLET, Brooklyn, NY

    2013 Gravity Light, (solo show), Parallel Art Space, Ridgewood, NY
    New Work, Five Painters, Edward Thorp, NYC
    Thanks, Lu Magnus Gallery, NYC
    Strange Lens: 3 Painters, AIRPLANE, Bushwick, Brooklyn

    2012 Heroes, Small Black Door, Ridgewood, NY
    The Ground Beneath Our Feet, Do Right Hall, Marfa, TX
    Ab/Ab/Ob, BOS, Brooklyn NY
    WAVERS, EJ Hauser and Rob Nadeau, Brooklyn NY
    Peaces on Earth, Sardine Gallery, Brooklyn NY
    The First Unveiling, Centotto Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

    2011 Assembly, Edward Thorp, NYC
    Human Resources, Joe Ballweg Studio, Ridgewood, NY
    Temporary Antumbra Zone, Janet Kurnatowski, Brooklyn, NY
    So Happy Together, Norte Maar, Brooklyn, NY
    Purple Nurple, BOS, Brooklyn, NY
    Deck the Walls, Sardine Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

    2010 Painting Comes Alive, Art Jail, NYC
    Half Invisible, BETA Spaces, Brooklyn, NY
    Time Bandits III, Bushwick Open Spaces, Brooklyn, NY

    2009 The Winning Hand, Workspace Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Time Bandits II, Bushwick Open Spaces, Brooklyn, NY
    Hogeweg, Logement Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

    2008 Eggcartonopolis, HQ Gallery, Brooklyn NY
    Time Bandits, Bushwick Open Spaces, Brooklyn, NY

    2007 On It, Bushwick Open Spaces, Brooklyn
    Group Show, AG Gallery, Williamsburg, Brooklyn

    2006 Portraits of Yoda, Bushwick Open Studios, Brooklyn
    Group Show, AG Gallery, Williamsburg, Brooklyn

    2004 Ohio University Alumni Exhibition Dairy Barn, Athens, OH

    1998 Paintings (solo show), Siegfred Gallery, Athens, OH
    Surface, Esther Allen Greer Museum, Rio Grande, OH

    1994 NinebyFour Keller Art Gallery, San Diego, CA

    1993 Bisquits and Gravy, (solo show) Keller Art Gallery, San Diego

    1992 Mid-Winter Awards Show, San Diego Art Institute


    EDUCATION:

    MFA, Painting, Ohio University, Athens OH, 1998
    BA, Studio Art, Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego CA, 1993


    PRESS:

    http://www.gorkysgranddaughter.com/
    http://staringatthewall.com/2015/04/11/thinking-touching-time/#more-546
    http://www.brooklynrail.org/2011/07/artseen/artists-in-bushwick
    http://carlgunhouse.blogspot.com/search?updated-max=2013-06-10T16:41:00-04:00&max-results=500
    http://pencilinthestudio.blogspot.com/2011/07/mike-olin.html
    http://www.artsucks.com/blog/2012/jun12/bos-6-3-12.phphttp://hyperallergic.com/26281/wanderings-through-bushwick-open-studios/
    http://zine.artcal.net/2008/06/bushwick-open-studios-2008.php
    http://www.flickr.com/groups/bushwickopenstudios/pool/page7/
    http://hyperallergic.tumblr.com/post/836150189/portraits-of-yoda-exhibition-and-mike-olins