BORN

1950
St. Paul Minnesota


EDUCATION

1975
University of Minnesota


AWARDS

2016
Acker Awards Recipient for the Visual Arts


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019
"Downtown Portraits", Bernarducci Gallery, New York
2018
"Flirting With Nudes", P339 Gallery, Brooklyn New York
2012
"Landscapes and Tattoos" (solo exhibition), curated by Fernando Ruiz Loronzo and Tom Wolf, Emperial Gallery, Camaradas El Barrio, New York
2011
Downtown Express "In the windows of the world where the work" By Scott Stiffler, The Sum of Our Parts
2010
"Photographs For Your Kitchen" Aces and Eights, New York
2007
La BANK, Paris
2006
La B A N K Galerie, Paris
2003-4
Wallace Gallery "Hamptons this, Hamptons That"
2000
Wallace Gallery, East Hampton, New York
1999
Wallace Gallery East Hampton, New York
1997
Galerie Select, East Hampton, New York
1995
San Lee Brassner Gallery, Palm Beach, Fl
1994
Gallery Luc Pieters, LINEART, Ghent, Belgium Photorealistic Paintings
1993
Galerie Select, East Hampton, NY
1991
Avanti Galleries, Inc. New York
1988
Yves Arman, Monte Carlo
1987
Yves Arman, New York
1986
Yves Arman, New York
1984
Erotics Gallery, New York
1983
Erotics Gallery, New York
1982
Erotics Gallery, New York
1980
Erotics Gallery, New York


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018
"New Precisionism Part 2", Bernarducci Gallery, New York
"Objects of Desire" Group Survey, Bernarducci Gallery, New York
2017
"Empire: An Arturo Vega Retrospective,"" Curated by Jade Dillinger, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation Gallery, FSW State College, Fort Meyers, Florida
"Empire Arturo Vega Retrospective,"" Howl Happening, New York
2016
Hey Ho! Let's Go: The Ramones and the Birth of Punk, Grammy Museum at LA Live, Los Angeles
"Hey! Ho! Let's Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk,"" Queens Museum, New York
2015
RARE "The Downtown Decade," Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, Easthampton, New York
"The Last Party" curated by Anthony Haden-Guest. The White Box, New York
"Alterity", Lodge Gallery, New York
2014
?Art and Ephemera? Curated by Marc Miller, Lodge Gallery, New York
2013
"Imago Mundi: Organix", curated by Diego Cortez, Luciano Benetton Collection
Fondazione Querini Stampalia, Venice Italy, Venice Biennale
2012
Come Closer: Art around the Bowery, 1969-1989, The New Museum, New York Summer Selections, Woodward Gallery, New York
Stolen Souls, curated by Royce Bannon Mishka, 350 Broadway, New York
2011
"Curt Hoppe: The Sum of Our Parts" Woodward Gallery, New York
Woodward Gallery, New York
2011
Silas Marder Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY THE BIG SHOW 6
Clayton Gallery and Outlaw Art Museum Festival of Ideas for the New City
2010
Interview with E V GRIEVE
2009
Stricola Contemporary "War Paint? New York
2006
La BANK, FIAC cour Carré du Louvre
The Winter Tree Gallery, Sag Harbor, New York
2006
Spirit of Pop, Curt Hoppe, Proposition de la BANK, Paris
2005
La B A N K Galerie, Paris
2003-4
The Neuberger Museum. Facing Reality, The Seavest Collection of Contemporary Realism, Rye, New York
1997
Get Real: Contemporary American Realism from the Seavest Collection, Duke University Museum of Art, Durham, North Carolina
Elaine Benson Gallery, Plate Auction for the Retreat
1996
"Italian American", Galerie Select, East Hampton, New York
San Lee Brassner Gallery, Palm Beach, Fl.
Bruce Lewin Gallery, New York
Martha Henry Fine Arts, New York
1995
Bruce Lewin Gallery, New York
Caesarea Gallery, Boca Raton, Florida
"Vehicles", Avanti Galleries, Inc., New York
Galerie Select, East Hampton, New York
Gallery Luc Pieters, Knokke, Belgium
1993
Avanti Galleries, Inc., New York,
Fine Art World, Boca Raton, and Fl
1993
Gallery Henoch, New York
Gallery Luc Pieters, Knokke, Belgium
1992
Avanti Galleries, Inc., New York
J Mark Fine Art World, Boca Raton F
Avanti Galleries, Inc., Lambertville, New Jersey
Wilkey Fine Arts, Seattle, WA
1991
Avanti Galleries, Inc., Lambertville, New Jersey
Wilkey Fine Arts, Seattle, WA
1990
Scott London (Private Dealer)
Avanti Galleries, Inc., New York 1989
Joy Horwich Gallery, Chicago, IL
Joy Horwich Gallery, Chicago IL 1985
Yves Arman, New York 1984
Yves Arman, New York 1983
Yves Arman New York 1982
RealArtway, CT. 1981
New Wave at P.S.1, New York
Byers Museum, Chicago, IL
1979
Robert Freidus Gallery, Marc Miller, Bettie Ringma, Curt Hoppe
Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, Dc.
Art Something, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Bard College, Annandale on the Hudson, NY