marianne boesky gallery
RACHEL FEINSTEIN

BIOGRAPHY

Born 1971, Ft. Defiance, Arizona

Lives and works in New York


EDUCATION

1993 Columbia University, New York, BA
1993 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014

New York, Madison Square Park, Folly, May 7 – September 7, 2014


2012
Rome, Gagosian Gallery, November 17 - January 5, 2013

2011
New York, Lever House, Rachel Feinstein: The Snow Queen, January 27 – April 2, 2011

2008
New York, Marianne Boesky Gallery, April 25 – May 23, 2008

2007
London, Special project for Frieze Art Fair at Marc Jacobs, October 5 – 14, 2007
London, Corvi-Mora, May 17 – June 16, 2007

2006
Dijon, Le Consortium, Tropical Rodeo, October 20, 2006 – January 14, 2007

2005
New York, Marianne Boesky Gallery, March 23 – April 23, 2005

2002
New York, Sotheby’s, Art in the Atrium, organized by Art Production Fund
London, Corvi-Mora, September 13 – November 2, 2002

2001
New York, Marianne Boesky Gallery, November 10 – December 15, 2001

1999
London, Robert Prime Gallery
New York, White Columns, White Room, March 19 – May 2, 1999


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014

New York, Salon 94, More Material, curated by Duro Olowu, June 26 – August 1, 2014

Dijon, Le Consortium, Better Than Before, February 22 – June 1, 2014
2013

New York, The Arnold and Marie Schwartz Gallery Met, Imaginary Portraits of Prince Igor, January 31 –May 10, 2014

Aix-en-Provence, Puritan's Delight part of group exhibition titled Parcours d'Art Contemporain/Contemporary Art Trail, January 12 - February 17, 2013
Normal, IL, University Galleries of Illinois State University, The House of the Seven Gables, February 26 – April 7, 2013

Lima, Peru, MATE, Asociación Mario Testino, Somos Libres, curated by Neville Wakefield, October 12, 2013 - April 6, 2014

2012
Savannah, GA, SCAD Museum of Art, The Little Black Dress, September 28 – December, 2012

2011
Dijon, Le Consortium, June 9 – October 30, 2011
New York, Marianne Boesky Gallery (uptown space), Night Scented Stock, September 14-October 22, 2011, curated by Todd Levin

2009
New York, The Metropolitan Opera, Something About Mary, September 17, 2009 – January 31, 2010
New York, Gavin Brown Enterprises, The Living and the Dead, July 1 – August 7, 2009
New York, Larissa Goldston Gallery, Talk Dirty to Me…, February 26 – March 28, 2009

2008
Beijing, Hyundai Gallery, The Alliance, April 5 – May 4, 2008. Travels to Hyundai Gallery, Korea, June 4 – July, 2008, curated by Seungduk Kim and Franck Gautherot

2007
Anyang, Korea, Anyang Public Art Project 2007, Don Quixote, permanent
outdoor sculpture, opened October 20, 2007, curated by Sung Won Kim, Seungduk Kim and Franck Gautherot
East Hampton, New York, The FIREPLACE Project, The Recognitions, curated by David Salle, June 30 – July 18, 2007
Paris, JGM Gallery, French Kiss, May 25 – July 13, 2007

2005
New York, Rivington Arms, The Mom Show, November 11 – December 22, 2005

2004                                                                                                                                                        New York, Marianne Boesky Gallery, Seeing Other People, June 18 – August 13, 2004 London, Art Fortnight London                                                                                                Canterbury, England, Herbert Read Gallery, Kent Institute of Art & Design, Candyland Zoo, January 16 – February 14, 2004                                                                                                         Los Angeles, The Standard Hotels, Art Production Fund, Standard Projection: 24/7


2003
New York, Deitch Projects, Self Portraits, November 20 – December 20, 2003
New York, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, 3-D, June 5 – August 2, 2003
Cologne, Monika Spruth – Philomene Magers, 20th Anniversary Show
Los Angeles, Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Roll Out, March 22 – April 19, 2003
Manchester, England, Comme Ça Art Gallery, Peep show – a glimpse of the Frank Cohen collection, March 29 – May 3, 2003

2002
Hydra, Greece, Hydra Workshop, John Currin and Rachel Feinstein (catalogue published)
New York, Derek Eller Gallery, Landscape, February 5 – March 9, 2002

2001
Toulouse, Printemps de Septembre, The Visitors
London, The Barbican Centre, The Americans, New Art, October 25 – December 23, 2001
Vienna, Kerstin Engholm Galerie, The Love of the Look, curated by Kirsty Bell

2000
New York, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, Drawings 2000
Basel Art Fair, Statements, 2000
New York, The Whitney Museum of American Art at Phillip Morris, Pastoral Pop, curated by Debra Singer, July 21 – December 15, 2000
New York, P.S.1/The Museum of Modern Art, Greater New York, February 27 – May 2000

2000
Copenhagen, Tommy Lund Gallery, Moving Pictures
Milan, Italy, No Limits Events Gallery, Garden Party, curated by Laurie Simmons

1999
Gainesville, Georgia, Brenau University, Girls School, curated by Catherine Morris and Maureen Mahony
Liverpool, England, Liverpool Biennial, Art Lovers, September 1999, curated by Marcia Fortes
Odense, Denmark, Kunsthallen Brandts Klaedefabrik, Motion Studies, curated by Michael Darling
Exeter, England, Spacex Gallery, Etceteras
New York, Marianne Boesky Gallery, Down to Earth
Kansas City, MO, Grand Arts, New York Neither/Nor, curated by Bill Arning (brochure published)

1998
London, Robert Prime Gallery, How Will We Behave?, September – October, 1998
New York, Jenny Bornstein’s Studio Show
New York, P.S.1, Heaven, curated by Josh Decter

1997
New York, Andrea Rosen Gallery, Spring and Winter

1994
New York, Exit Art, Let the Artist Live
New York, Sonnabend Gallery, Artist Invitational


CATALOGUES AND PUBLICATIONS

 

2013

Amirsadeghi, Hossein; Eisler, Maryam. “Art Studio America: Contemporary Art Spaces,” UK Thames and Hudson: November 4, 2013

2008
Feinstein, Rachel, James Frey, Sofia Coppola, Bill Powers, and Evanly Schindler. Rachel Feinstein. New York: TarSIZ Pub., 2008.

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2014

“My Stuff: Rachel Feinstein’s Favorite Things,” Vanity Fair, November 2014

Freeman, Nate and Martinez, Alanna. “8 Things to Do in New York’s Art World Before September 5,” GalleristNY, September 2, 2014

Rosenberg, Karen. “Museum & Gallery Listings for Aug. 29 – September 4,” The New York Times, August 29, 2014

Rosenberg, Karen. “Fine Lines Drawn Among the Flora – Rachel Feinstein’s ‘Folly’ in Madison Square Park,” The New York Times, August 7, 2014

“From Gagosian’s Now: A Q+A with Rachel Feinstein on Her New Public Works, Midlife Crisises, and the Time The Dog Ate Her Art Work, Mr. Blasberg, August 4, 2014

Cutter, Kimberly. “Rachel Feinstein’s Fantasy Land,” Harper's Bazaar Magazine, August 2014

Laster, Paul. “Rachel Fesintein, Folly,” Time Out New York, June 27, 2014

Abelkop, Gina, “ ‘Art is Magic Interspersed Within Everyday Minutes’: Rachel Feinstein on Her Madison Square Park Installation, ‘Folly’,” Flavorwire, June 13, 2014

McCartney, Colleen and Ng Tifani. “Rachel Feinstein’s Folly Fairytale Comes to Life in Madison Square Park,” Flat Iron Hot News, June 4, 2014

Rocha-Buschel, Maria, “Behind ‘Folly’ at Madison Square Park, Town & Village, May 29, 2014

“Rachel Feinstein’s ‘Folly’ in Madison Square Park,” Experience Nomad, May 28, 2014

Wolff, Rachel, “ Urban Decay – Rachel Feinstein talks ‘Folly,’ fantasy and mining the past,” Cultured, Summer 2014, pp  92 - 93

Guadagnino, Kate, “METLIFE,” Vogue, Special Edition – Summer 2014

“Summer Senses,” Whitewall Magazine, Summer 2014, pp 26

“9 Funky, Surprising, and Selfie-Worthy Outdoor Art Installations to See in NYC This Summer,” ARTnews Online, May 8, 2014

“Playtime,” Art & Auction, May 2014, pp 34

 “The Approval Matrix,” New York Magazine, May 5, 2014, pp 136

Cochran, Sam. “Fantasy Voyage,” Architectural Digest, pp 33,May 2014

Haskell, Rob. “Portrait of a Lady”, T Magazine, Spring 2014

Cooper, Ashton. “Rachel Feinstein to Install Three Follies in Madison Square Park,” Artinfo, February 28,

2014

Vogel, Carol. "Museum to Display Ensor's Monumental Drawing - Architectural Follies", The New York Times, February 27, 2014

2013

Bakker, Tiffany. “The Interview: Rachel Feinstein – Fashion, fantasy and the twisted reality of Walt Disney World”. Net-A-Porter.com, April, 2103.

Sischy, Ingrid and Sandra Brant (interview), “Ich Lebe Für Die Phantasie,” Vogue Deutsch, January 2013

2012
Lock, Isaac, Rachel Feinstein, Love, Issue 7, Spring/Summer 2012
Week in Review: On the Damien Hirst Hatefest, Rachel Feinstein’s Marc Jacobs Set, and Sleigh Bells, Artinfo, February 21, 2012
Bilot, Ann, Bewitching Ruins: Sculptor Rachel Feinstein Discusses Building Her Set for Marc Jacobs' Runway Show, Artinfo, February 17, 2012
Marc Jacobs' Set Designer: Rachel Feinstein (Pictures), Huffington Post, February 17, 2012
Rococo Seuss! Rachel Feinstein on Designing Marc Jacobs’ Runway Set, Gallerist NY, February 17, 2012
Yaeger, Lynn, All the Runway’s a Stage: Rachel Feinstein’s Set Design for Marc Jacobs, Vogue Daily, February 14, 2012
Binlot, Ann, Artist Rachel Feinstein’s Spectacular Set Steals the Marc Jacobs Show, Artinfo, February 14, 2012
Studeman, Kristin, Marc Kills It, Style.com, February 14, 2012
Menkes, Suzy, A Magical Pilgrim’s Path, The New York Times: Fashion & Style, February 14, 2012
Horyn, Cathy, Marc Jacobs Puts a Twist on Fall, The New York Times: On the Runway, February 14, 2012
Marcus, Bennett, Sculptor Rachel Feinstein on Designing the Moody, Ruinous Marc Jacobs Set, New York Magazine, February 13, 2012
Marc Jacobs RTW Fall 2012, WWD, February 13, 2012

2011
Purves, Miranda, The Art World’s Most Fabulous Women, Elle, November 30, 2011
Louise, Tekst, Jeg Elkser Menesker, Cover, April 2011, p. 52-56
Galleries Uptown: Short List, The New Yorker, March 28, 2011, p 16 & 32
Rachel Feinstein Talks Posing for Marc Jacobs, Politics, The Huffington Post, March 14, 2011
Coleman, David, Rachel Feinstein and John Currin, Their Own Best Creations, The New York Times, March 11, 2011
Kazanjian, Dodie, Her Own Creation, Vogue, February 2011, p. 206 - 209
Yablonsky, Linda. A Snow Queen for our Time, The New York Times Style Magazine, February 2, 2011
Gordon, Amanda, Scene Last Night: Coppola, Aby Rosen, Marc Jacobs, John Currin, Bloomberg, January 29, 2011
André Leon Talley on Rachel Feinstein's The Snow Queen, VogueDaily, January 28, 2011

2010
Palmer, Caroline, Art for Art’s Sake: Rachel Feinstein Creates the 2010 Fashion Fund Award, VogueDaily, November 12, 2010
King, Emily. Rachel Feinstein: Modern Friendship, The Gentlewoman, Fall-Winter 2010.

2009
Castro, Jan Garden. Humor, Sex and Philosophy, Sculpture, March 2009, p. 47- 51

2008
Hack, Jefferson. Rachel Feinstein Artist, On Rococo, Another Magazine, Winter 2008, p.110
Barone, Mary. Angels and Alligators, Artnet, June 21, 2008
Cohen, David. Skipping Through Sculptural Styles, The New York Sun, May 8, 2008, p.19
Camhi, Leslie. The Shape of Things, Vogue, April 2008, p. 146
Gallagher, Jenna Gabrial. Hot List: Art Star, Harper’s Bazaar, April 2008, p. 151

2007
Williams, Eliza. Rachel Feinstein, Flash Art, October 2007, p. 126
Rachel Feinstein on Sculpture, Art Review, September 2007, p. 36
O’Reilly, Sally. Rachel Feinstein, Frieze, September 2007
Kim, Seung-Duk. Rachel Feinstein, Frog, Number 5, pp.126-129
Cutter, Kimberly. Carving a name for herself, Stella: The Saturday Telegraph, April 8, pp. 48 – 50
Lavrador, Judicael. Manege Baroque, Les Inrockuptibles, January 9, 2007

2006
Adam, Dominique. Baroque Enchante, La Gazette de Cote d’Or, December 2006
Desbaudard, Cecile. Rachel Feinstein, POLY 103, December 2006

2005
Hartney, Eleanor. Rachel Feinstein at Marianne Boesky Gallery, Art in America, November 2005
Burton, Johanna. Rachel Feinstein, Artforum, Summer 2005, p. 325
Camhi, Leslie. Kinky Quicky Mops and bewigged Geriatric Coquettes, The Village Voice, April 12, 2005
Rachel Feinstein, The New Yorker, April 11, 2005
Powers, Bill. Rachel Feinstein, Black Book, Feb/March 2005

2004
Vogue Nippon, August 2004
Vincent, Steven. The Plywood Intercessor, The Antioch Review (Ohio), March 2004
Gabetti, Cristina. D’Arte & D’Amore, Elle Italy, April 2004

2003
Kaysen, Ronda, Power Punk: Rachel Feinstein, New York Observer, December 12, 2003
Celant, Germano. John Currin and Rachel Feinstein, Interview, September 2003
Berens, Jessica, We are no muse, The Observer, August 30, 2003
Mar, Alex. The New York Sun, July 31, 2003
Smith, Roberta. In the Galleries, a Grand Finale of Group Show Fireworks, New York Times, July 18, 2003
Dannatt, Adrian. When Arte Povera Meets Rococo, Flash Art, May – June 2003, pp. 106 – 109
Hall, James. Rachel Feinstein: London Reviews, Artforum, February 2003

2002
Saturday Post (London), November 9, 2002
Buck, Louisa. Artist Interview, The Art Newspaper, October 2002
Coomer, Martin. Time Out London, October 2 – 9, 2002, p. 46
Williams, Gilda. Art Monthly, October 2002, pp. 37 – 39
G2, Picks of the week, September 16, 2002
Güner, Fisun. Fein details of the dream world, Metro (London), September 12, 2002
Falconer, Morgan. Going Rococo, What’s On, September 11 – 18, 2002, p. 23
The Guide, The Guardian, September 7 – 13, 2002
Cosgrave, Bronwyn. the girl can’t help it, Vogue, September 2002, pp. 369 – 371, 402
ArtNews, Interview with the artist, September 2002
The New Yorker, Art Review, May 20, 2002, p. 21 – 22
Valdez, Sarah. Rachel Feinstein, Art in America, May 2002
Lewisohn, Cedar. Rachel Feinstein, MaKe, Special Edition 92, 2002

2001
Zinnes, Harriet. Review: Rachel Feinstein, NY Arts, December 2001, p. 97
Yablonsky, Linda. Review, Time Out New York, December 6 – 13, 2001, p. 62
Fineman, Mia. Married to Each Other, to Art and to Art History, New York Times, October 28, 2001
Lepore, Louise. Early Risers, W Magazine, September 2001, p. 458 – 461
Higgie, Jennifer. Material Girl, Frieze, April 2001, p. 63 – 65
Heiss, Alanna. Rachel Feinstein, Connaissance des Arts, no. 579, January 2001, p.108-9

2000
Johnson, Ken. Pastoral Pop, New York Times, Friday August 11, 2000
Goodman, Jonathon. Pastoral Pop, CVA, 2000, p. 38-43
Saltz, Jerry. Greater Expectations, The Village Voice, March 2000
Lewisohn, Cedar. Hang Ten, Flash Art, January – February 2000, p. 46.
Sherman, Sam. Rachel Feinstein, London Art Co. UK. Ltd., January 7, 2000

1999
Thorson, Alice. But Seriously…Or Not, Kansas City Star, July 4,1999, J1 – J5
Hayt, Elizabeth. The Artist Is a Glamour Puss, New York Times, April 18, 1999
Smith, Roberta. Portrait of the Artist as a Young Woman, New York Times, April 18, 1999

1998
Herbert, Martin. How Will We Behave, Time Out (London), October 7 – 14, 1998, p. 75