Solo Exhibitions

                 2012        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


             Selected Group Exhibitions

              2014       Kinsey Institute Juried 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       Dear Resonance and the Memory Hole:  Bradley Biancardi and Zoe Nelson – Roots & Culture, Chicago, IL

                                  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

             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

                  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 Experience

                  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                                           


             Professional Experience

             2014 – present         William J. O’Brien Studio, Chicago, IL – Studio Manager

                 2014 – present          School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Continuing Studies – Instructor: Painting and Drawing Critique

                 2012 – present         Marwen, Chicago, IL – Teaching Artist: Large-Scale Painting, Beginning Drawing, Abstract Painting

                 2009 – present        Triton College, River Grove, IL – Adjunct Faculty of Art: Drawing I & Drawing II            

                 2009 – present        Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL – Teaching Artist: Beginning & Advanced Painting, Beginning Drawing

                 2013 – present          NFA Space, Chicago, IL – Freelance Preparator & Art Handler

                 2009 – present        Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL – Freelance Preparator

                 2008 – present        Self-Employed, Chicago, IL – Freelance Preparator & Art Handler

                 2012 – 2013           ChiArts, Chicago, IL – Teaching Artist: Drawing II

                 2008 – 2009         Harold Washington College, Continuing Education, Chicago, IL – Instructor: Painting and Drawing

                 2006 – 2007         Pratt Fine Arts Center, Seattle, WA – Instructor: Painting and Drawing

                 2004 – 2005         University of Washington, Seattle, WA – T.A. (Instructor of Record), Intro to Drawing

                 2004 – 2005         University of Washington, Seattle, WA – Teaching Assistant w/ Professor Ann Gale, Advanced Painting

                 2001 – 2002          The Art Institute of Chicago, Museum Education, Chicago, IL – Intern, Docent and Research Assistant

                 2009 – 2012           Walsh Gallery, Chicago, IL – Chief Preparator

                 2005 – 2006         Move This House, A & E Television Network, Screaming Flea Productions – Talent / Cast Member                                         


             Awards and Honors

                 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



Selected Bibliography

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”, 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”, & The Wall Street Journal, July 31, 2010

                 Ghose, Anindita. “The State of Art”, & 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 – 25

                 Graves, 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