Thierry Goldberg Gallery

Ted Gahl

Born 1983, New Haven, Connecticut. Lives and works in Litchfield, Connecticut

Solo and 2 Person Exhibitions

2014 Poignancy Point” CALENDAR CALENDAR, Albuquerque, New Mexico
“Lines Like Legs” Ted Gahl/Gregory Kalliche, FJORD, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
“Unfollow” Ted Gahl/Gregory Kalliche, FJORD, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
“Sundays (Like the Brightest Light in the Theatre Shining on an Empty Stage)” DODGE gallery, New York, New York
“la brosse du peintre” Cooper Cole gallery, Toronto, Ontario
2013 “Gin Blossoms” Halsey McKay gallery, East Hampton, New York
“Ted Gahl” The Peninsula School, Institute of Contemporary Art, Maine College of Art, Portland, Maine
2012 “Exposure: Ted Gahl” Solo presentation with DODGE gallery, EXPO Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
“Anybody” Ted Gahl/Nick Generous, Backspace, Peoria, Illinois
2011 “Night Painter” DODGE gallery, New York, New York
“Ted Gahl” Halsey McKay gallery, East Hampton, New York
“Ted Gahl” Curated by 62nd Dimension, Green Gallery West, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
2010 “New Painthings” Ted Gahl/Tatiana Berg, Nudashank, Baltimore, Maryland
2008 “Winner By Default” Farmington Valley Arts Center, Avon, Connecticut

Group Exhibitions

2014 "Marquee Moon," Thierry Goldberg, New York, New York
(TBT) Galleri Jacob Bjørn, Aarhus, Denmark (forthcoming)
“I’m Jealous of Your Failures” curated by Trew Schriefer, UIS Galleries, University of Springfield, Springfield, Illinois (catalogue)
“Your General Store” organized by Jason Middlebrook, Santa Fe Biennial, Santa Fe, New Mexico
“Positivilly Marvillanous” Eric Firestone gallery, East Hampton, New York
“Don’t Look Now” curated by 247365, Zach Feuer, New York, New York
“That’s the Neighbor, Always Dressing These Boulders in the Yard” curated by Torey Thornton, Suzanne Geiss Company, New York, New York
“Dazed and Confused” Eric Firestone gallery, East Hampton, New York
“All a Tremulous Heart Requires” curated by Brad Hajzak, ZieherSmith, New York, New York
“Collection Gilles Balmet” Centre d’art contemporain de la ville de Fontaine/ École Supérieure d’Art et Design, Grenoble/Valence, France (catalogue)
“The Age of Small Things” organized by Chuck Webster, DODGE gallery, New York, New York
2013 “Farm Fresh” The Gallery, Lakeville, Connecticut
“A Pinch of Saffron, Dash of Vermouth”(curator) DODGE gallery, New York, New York
“Multiple Universal” curated by Christian Berman, Storefront, Brooklyn, New York
“Bathers” organized by Ryan Schneider, Morgan Lehman, New York, New York
“Storytellers and Mystics” curated by Jennifer Sim, ACNY, Brooklyn, New York
“Space Whole Karaoke” curated by Ethan Cook, Middlemarch, Brussels, Belgium
“Spring/Break” curated by Adam Mignanelli, The Old School, New York, New York
“Ciudad Saudade” Reverse, Brooklyn, New York
“Common Objects” David Shelton gallery, Houston, Texas
2012 “Habeas Corpus” Halsey McKay gallery, East Hampton, New York
“Caravan” CBG, Cornwall, Connecticut
“Temperature” Projekt 722, Brooklyn, New York
“Epiphanic Glow” curated by Brad Hajzak, Geoffrey Young gallery, Great Barrington, Massachusetts
“Where My Cones At?” organized by Ryan Travis Christian, Double Break, San Diego, California and POVevolving, Los Angeles, California
“Black Foliage” curated by Matthew Craven, 48 Bowery, New York, New York (July), Nudashank, Baltimore, Maryland (September)
“Daphne” curated by Liam Thomas Holding, FJORD, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
“Size Matters” DODGE gallery, New York, New York
“The Final Frontier” curated by Matt Jones, 340 Morgan Ave., Brooklyn, New York
“These Friends Three” THIS, Los Angeles, California
“Once Emerging, Now Emerging: The Visitation” Pacific Standard Time: Art in L.A. 1945 to 1980 curated by Aaron Wrinkle and Jean Milant, Cirrus gallery, Los Angeles, California
2011 “Gucci” Curated by 62nd Dimension, Michael Senise, and Tyler Roberts, CENTER, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
“Paper Chasers” Nudashank, Baltimore, Maryland
“Ryan Travis Christian collaborates with…” Western Exhibitions, Chicago, Illinois
“Word Problem”Curated by Jonathan Chapline and Emma Shapiro, Active Space, Brooklyn, New York
“Go Figure” curated by Eddie Martinez, DODGE gallery, New York, New York
“Chain Letter” Samson Projects, Boston, Massachusetts
“Shakedown” DODGE gallery, New York, New York
“Directional Float” curated by Brian Maller and Ashley Zelinskie, Curbs and Stoops, Brooklyn, New York
“Out of Practice”Curated by Nudashank, Presented by Art Blog Art Blog, New York, New York
“Not The Way You Remembered” curated by Jamillah James, Queens Museum of Art, Queens, New York
“West, Wester, Westest, Pt.2” Curated by Ryan Travis Christian, FFDG, San Francisco, California
“Color Me Bad: Joshua Abelow, Brian Michael Dunn, Ted Gahl, and Hugh Scott-Douglas” Nudashank Baltimore, Maryland
“An Exchange with Sol LeWitt” (catalog) curated by Regine Basha, Mass MOCA, North Adams, Massachusetts
“Tompkins Projects West: Works on Paper” Dan Graham gallery, Los Angeles, California
"2020" curated by May Wong, Above Second Gallery, Hong Kong, China
2010 “The Power of Selection 3” curated by Ryan Travis Christian, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, Illinois
“Class Projects/Absolute Sellout” Partners and Spade, New York, New York
“If I Jump Off A Bridge, Will You Follow Me?” Edinburgh Arts Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland
“Ten Years Hunting” Parker’s Box gallery, Brooklyn, New York
“Power to the People” Feature Inc. New York, New York
“Face on the Bar Room Floor” curated by Laura Swanson and Colin Williams, Gelman gallery
Chace Center, Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art, Providence, Rhode Island
“Untitled” curated by Kristen Dodge, Black Sheep Projects, Providence, Rhode Island
“Postcards From the Edge” Visual AIDS Benefit, Zieher Smith, New York
2009 “Impossible Exchange”organized by Brina Thurston, curated by Filipa Oliveira and Miguel Amado. Frieze Art Fair, London, England
“Chromatose” curated by Erik Parker, Nudashank, Baltimore, Maryland
“Crit 4” curated by Holly Hughes w/ guest speaker Robert Bordo, The Spencertown Academy, Spencertown, New York
“ONE NATION (UNDERGOD?)” curated by Sara E. E. Young, Gelman gallery, Chace Center, Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art, Providence, Rhode Island Rhode Island School of Design : MFA Painting, Sol Koffler gallery, Providence, Rhode Island
“Real Party” Real Art Ways, Hartford, Connecticut
2008 Rhode Island School of Design : MFA Painting, Sol Koffler gallery, Providence, Rhode Island
“Real Party” Real Art Ways, Hartford, Connecticut
2007 “BPF 2” Transmissions gallery, Berkeley, California
2006 “Big Paper Faces” 2232, Oakland, California
Pratt Senior Juried Show, Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, New York
2005 “Food Chain” curated by the Brooklyn Art Collective, Built gallery, New York, New York


2010 MFA Rhode Island School of Design
2006 BFA Pratt Institute


2014 Indrisek, Scott, “Ted Gahl Offers Further Proof That Painting Ain’t Dead Yet,” BlackBook, February.
Micchelli, Thomas, “Points of Contact: Small Works, Giant Steps,” Hyperallergic, February.
Ebstein, Alex, “What Alex Saw: Bad Fog at Martos Gallery in Chelsea and Highlights from the Lower East Side.” January.
Cowansage, Corydon, “Interview: Ted Gahl,” ART HAPS, January.
Mair, Moray, “Ted Gahl’s Paintings Draw From Memories And Dreams,” Mutantspace, January.
2013 Stevenson, Jonathan. “By Any Other Name: Casualism at DODGE,” Two Coats of Paint, October.
Burgett, Misha. “Common Objects: Artists Take on the Familiar,” Gulf Coast Mag, April.
Hooper, Rachel. “Painters’ Painters,” Glasstire, February.
Deliso, Meredith. ”Common Objects” at David Shelton gallery,” Houston Press, January.
2012 Chapline, Jonathan. “Ted Gahl-Connecticut (Interview),” FFFFFFWalls, September.
Brennan, Valerie. “Ted Gahl (Interview),” Studio Critical, September.
Schwartz, Chip. “Fjord’s “Daphne” is Daft and Delightful,” The Art Blog, July.
Kimball, Whitney. “Road Trip: AFC Goes to Philly,” Art Fag City, July.
Abelow, Joshua. “In Conversation: Joshua Abelow Interviews Ted Gahl,” NYARTS, June.
2011 Stopa, Jason, “Of This Time Of That Place: Ted Gahl Paintings @ DODGEgallery,” WHITEHOT magazine, November
Rifkin, Mark, “Night Painter: Ted Gahl,” This Week in New York, November
Ebstein, Alex, “Up All Night: Q & A with Ted Gahl,” New American Paintings Blog, October
Halle, Howard, “Critic’s Pick: Top 5 Shows,” Time Out NY, October
Donovan, Bill, “Go Figure and Ted Gahl on the Lower East Side,” Beautiful/Decay, October
Chayka, Kyle, Martinez, Alanna, “Top 9 Shows to see this Week,” Artinfo, October
Kimball, Whitney, “October Gallery Preview,” Art Fag City, October
Yeldezian, Alexi, “Everything you need to know this week on New York’s Art Scene,” Guest of a Guest, October
Mielke, Brad, “Your October Art Walk,”, October
Nathan, Emily, “New Art GALLERY RAMBLE,” Artnet, October
Miranda, Carolina, “This Week: Must-See Arts in the City,” WNYC, October
Ioli, Allison. “Not The Way You Remembered @ Queens Museum of Art,” WHITEHOT magazine, September
Rifkin, Mark, “Lower East Side Group Shows Summer 2011,” This Week in New York, July
Mak, Gerry, “New Art/Ted Gahl.” Lost At E Minor, April
2010 “Ted Gahl’s Paired Down,” Beautiful Decay, November
Ted Gahl, Queens Museum of Art, Online Publication
Butler, Sharon, “Gahl and Berg @ Nudashank in Baltimore,” Two Coats of Paint, February