Solo / Two-person Exhibitions

2016       More Maladroit Mojo – Johalla Projects, Chicago, IL

2012       Dear Resonance and the Memory Hole:  Bradley Biancardi and Zoe Nelson – Roots & Culture, Chicago, IL

               Formless and Devotional – Hyde Park Art Center, Cleve Carney Gallery, Chicago, IL

2011        Bradley Biancardi – Triton College Art Gallery, River Grove, IL

2010       Curious Emanation – 2ND FLR Gallery, Chicago, IL

2009      This Bike Deserves A Painting – Grey Gallery, Seattle, WA

                Image Splimage:  New Paintings by Brad Biancardi – Eastern Expansion, Chicago, IL

2007       Insistent Imagery:  Bird, Elevator, Gallery and Star Wars – Crawl Space: Artist-Run Gallery, Seattle, WA

2006       Piss President – Crawl Space: Artist-Run Gallery, Seattle, WA

 

Group Exhibitions

2017       Soft Animal (Curated by Daniella Hansen) – Field Projects, Show #43, Be Fluent NYC, New York, NY

               Feeding Time (Curated by Linda Dorman & Tom Torluemke) – Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, IL

2016       Paintings Process Materials Textures – Galleri Urbane, Dallas, TX

               Studio Jamz II – 1027 Grand, Brooklyn, NY (Organized by Peter Schenck)

               Figure It Out – Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, MA

               Lover  :  Bradley BiancardiChristian LittleSean Phetsarath, and Jeremy Roby – Thierry Goldberg Gallery, New York, NY

               Roots & Culture 10th Anniversary Benefit – Roots & Culture Contemporary Art Center, Chicago, IL

               Introspective: Self-portraiture – BravinLee programs, New York, NY

               Conceptualize / Realize (Marwen Faculty Exhibition) – Marwen Art Gallery, Chicago, IL

2015       Spirit of the Dead Watching – Devening Projects + Editions, Chicago, IL

               LOWENNIAL No.2 – The LOW Museum of Contemporary Culture, Atlanta, GA

2014       Kinsey Institute Juried EROTIC ART SHOW 2014 – Grunwald Gallery of Art, Bloomington, IN

               CUFF ∞ LESS – Version Fest 14, Center for Search and Research, Chicago, IL

2013        Information Processors – Usable Space, Milwaukee, WI

                Mixed Tape – The Bubbler at Madison Public Library, Madison, WI

                The Power of Ten (Threewalls 10th Anniversary Benefit & Gala) – Salvage One & Threewalls, Chicago, IL

                Roots & Culture 7th Annual Fundraiser – Roots & Culture Contemporary Art Center, Chicago, IL

2012        MDW Fair – Mana Contemporary, Hyde Park Art Center booth, Chicago, IL

2011         Let’s Be… Friends – Residence Gallery, Long Beach, CA

2010        The Transforming State (Curated by Sumakshi Singh and Paola Cabal) – Religare Gallery, New Delhi, India

                 You Want Some Of This? (Juried by Keith Boadwee) – Corridor Gallery, Seattle, WA

                 New Works by Bradley Biancardi – Rachel Welling – Paul Yurkovich – 1013 Living Room, Chicago, IL

2009        (Re)Collect (Curated by Francesca Wilmott) – Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

                 Paintpresent (Juried by Bobby Campbell) – Loudon House, Lexington Art League, Lexington, KY

                 Center Line (Curated by Oskar Friedl) – ZhouB Art Center, Chicago, IL

2008        Bridgeport All*Stars – Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, IL

2007        a spectral glimpse (Curated by Jim O'Donnell), Platform Gallery Seattle, WA

                 PERFECT LANDSCAPE:  Painting Broken Down – The LAWRIMORE Project, Seattle, WA

                 Urban Mixed Media and Architectural Shapes – Form / Space Atelier, Seattle, WA

2006       Current Works, Session One and Two – Crawl Space Gallery, Seattle, WA

                 Painted On – The Hedreen Gallery, Lee Center for the Arts, Seattle, WA

                 Non-non-referential Painting – Crawl Space: Artist-Run Gallery, Seattle, WA

2005        Collections – Crawl Space: Artist-Run Gallery, Seattle, WA

                 M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition – Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

2004        4 X 4 (Juried by StrangeCo. Artist Organization) – Sandpoint Gallery, Seattle, WA

                 Works in Progress – Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA

 

Artist Lectures

2017      Columbia University, New York, NY – Visiting Artist Lecturer

              Indiana University, Bloomington, IN – Visiting Artist Lecturer

2014      University of Chicago, Chicago, IL – Guest Artist at Outside the Lines, Drawing Workshop

2013      University of South Florida, Tampa, FL – Visiting Artist Lecturer 

2012      University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD – Visiting Artist Lecturer 

              Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA – Visiting Artist Critiques, Drawing Department

              Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL – Conversation with the Artist: Formless and Devotional

2008     Harold Washington College, Chicago, IL – Visiting Artist Lecturer, Drawing Department

 

Education & Artist Residencies

2017        SIP Fellowship : EFA Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop Program – New York, NY

2014        The Atlantic Center for the Arts / Master Artist: Dana Schutz – New Smyrna Beach, FL

2011         The Vermont Studio Center – Johnson, VT (Full Fellowship Joan Mitchell Foundation & VSC – August)

2010        The ‘WhyNot Place’ Residency Programme, Religare Arts.i – New Delhi, India

2005       M.F.A.   University of Washington, Seattle, Painting / Drawing

2001        B.F.A.    Indiana University, Bloomington, Painting / Drawing

1998        Syracuse University, Florence Italy, Overseas Study Program                                                      

 

Curatorial Projects

2016        The Continuous Stranger: Julia Klein and Michael Burmeister – Usable Space, Milwaukee, WI

2013        Unique Hieroglyphics:  Astrid Fuller and Rachel Welling – River Grove, IL, Triton College Art Gallery

2006       Non-non-referential Painting – Seattle, WA, Crawl Space: Artist-Run Gallery                                           

    

Honors

2017       SIP Fellowship : EFA Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop Program – New York, NY

2016       New American Paintings #125 – Selected Artist

2014       City of Chicago DCASE IAP Grant Award

               Joan Mitchell Foundation Scholarship Fund / The Atlantic Center for the Arts

2012       CAAP Grant – Chicago Office of Tourism and Culture

2011        CAAP Grant – Chicago Office of Tourism and Culture

               Full Fellowship – Joan Mitchell Foundation / The Vermont Studio Center

               Individual Artist Professional Development Grant – Illinois Arts Council

2010       Residency Invitation – Religare Arts.i (1 of 16 / 400 applications)

2007      Finalist – Betty Bowen Memorial Award for Artists (1 of 5 / 462 applications)

2004      Boyer Gonzales Artist Scholarship

               Nomination – Dedalus Foundation

               Teaching Assistantship – University of Washington (Spring, Summer and Fall)

2003      Research and Recognition Award – University of Washington

2001       Merit Fraiser Award – National Society of Arts and Letters

 

Publications

Morgan, Kendall. "These are the 4 most interesting art gallery exhibits to wrap up 2016", CultureMap Dallas, 11/17/16

Open Studios Press. New American Paintings #125 (Midwest), 2016

Plagens, Peter. “A Collection of Artists’ Portraits, Car Engines and Notes to Self”, The Wall Street Journal, 2/12/2016

Parker, Jennifer Deppe. "6 NYC Shows Worth Braving the Cold", blog.sixtyhotels (alphasixty), 2/1/2016

Lowrance, Chris. “'Spirit of the Dead Watching' at Dan Devening Projects", MW Capacity, 8/30/2015

Haug, Jim. “Atlantic Center for the Arts’ residency program lets artists loose”, The Daytona Beach News-Journal, 3/4/2014

McAdams, Shane. “From the Curb in Milwaukee: Usable Space”, Bad At Sports, October 25, 2013

Cristello, Stephanie. “Review: Bradley Biancardi and Zoe Nelson / Roots & Culture”, Newcity, June 5, 2012

Johnson, Zachary. “Sitting down with Bradley Biancardi”, Sixty Inches From Center: Chicago Arts Archive, Feb. 27, 2012

Clements, Dee. “An Interview with Brad Biancardi”, thepapercrane.com: Online Art Blog, September 10, 2010

Singh, Sumakshi. The Transforming State - 2010 WhyNot Place Residency Programme, Religare arts.i, 2010, p. 28-35

Ghose, Anindita. “The Lounge Show: Weekly Review of the Arts”, LiveMint.com & The Wall Street Journal, July 31, 2010

Ghose, Anindita. “The State of Art”, LiveMint.com & The Wall Street Journal, Saturday, August 3, 2010 

John, Karuna. “Getting Creative”, Time Out – Delhi, Art, August 6 – 19 2010, pg. 51

Maddox, Georgina. “The City and Its Djinns”, The Indian Express, New Delhi, Friday, July 16, 2010, pg. 6

Bawa, Dr. Seema. “Changing Urban Landscapes”, The Asian Age, New Delhi, Sunday, 8 August, 2010, pg. 21

Archana. “Why Not Let CP Live?”, Mail Today, New Delhi, Friday, July 30, 2010, pg. 24 – 25Graves, Jen. “Currently Hanging”, The Stranger SLOG, Monday, July 27, 2009

Hackett, Regina. “Finding the door when you’re drunk”, Another Bouncing Ball, Art To Go, July 11, 2009

Speckmann, Benjamin (photo). “Studios”, Proximity Magazine, Contemporary Art & Culture, Issue #4, Spring 2009

Graves, Jen; Guay, Abigail. "Other Buildings, Decent People, Pink Ground”, The Stranger, VOL.17 NO.9, Nov. 8, 2007, p. 29

Hackett, Regina. "Brad Biancardi's Enchanted Elevator Shafts”, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, November 1, 2007

Graves, Jen. "The Most Promising Young Painter in Seattle”, InVisible Podcast Interview, The Stranger, Wed., Oct. 31, 2007

Graves, Jen. "Depth of Field”, The Stranger SLOG, Thursday, October 25, 2007

Graves, Jen. "Seattle Art Museum, You Thrill Me”, The Stranger SLOG, Wednesday, September 26, 2007

Graves, J. “Twelve Breakthroughs, A Dozen Seattle Artists… “, The Stranger, VOL. 16 NO. 39, June 7–13, 2007, pg. 30

Staff writer, “Artist-Run Crawl Space”, Seattle Where Magazine, November, 2006, pg. 44

Lippens, Nate. “’Session One’ serves as a Crawl Space taste test”, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, November 3, 2006

Hackett, Regina. “Hidden talent sees the light of day at Crawl Space”, Seattle Post-Intelligencer (P-I), July 1, 2006, C1

Hackett, Regina. “Group show ‘Painted On’ showcases a vibrant local art scene”, Seattle P-I, June 26, 2006, p. 28

Hackett, Regina. “ ’Collection’ is fresh and inventive”, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, December 2, 2005, pg. 33