RACHEL RAMPLEMAN

BORN   Cincinnati, Ohio



LIVES/WORKS   
Brooklyn & Esopus, New York




EDUCATION

 

MFA in Studio Art, May 2006, 
New York University; Steinhardt Department of Art and Art Professions

, New York, New York

BFA in Fine Art (Electronic Media), June 2001, 
University of Cincinnati; College of Design, Art, Architecture and Planning, Cincinnati, Ohio

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Glitter and Doom, The Neon Heater Gallery, June 2017, Findlay, Ohio, curated by Ian Breidenbach
X CONTEMPORARY presents Rachel Rampleman, VOLTA NY, Pier 90, March 2017, New York, New York, curated by Crystal Curtis
Raw Power, These Things Take Time, March - April 2016, Ghent, Belgium
Burlesque Studies, Flint Art Institute, Fleckenstein Video Art Gallery, March 2016, Flint, Michigan
Rachel Rampleman, Carl Solway Gallery, October - December 2015, Cincinnati, Ohio
Baby's on Fire; An Early Career Survey Exhibition, The Center for Exploratory and Perceptual Art (CEPA Gallery), April - May 2015, Buffalo, New York
Screen Play: Film Screening; the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz, July 2013, Hudson Valley, New York
Poison (My Sister Fucked Bret), Cynthia Broan Gallery, January 2007, New York, New York
American Vacation, Semantics, November 2003, Cincinnati, Ohio
eBay Project… L@@K!, SS NOVA, May 2002, Cincinnati, Ohio

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS AND SCREENINGS

2018
Hard, 
University Hall Gallery at UMass Boston, October 2017, Boston, Massachussetts, curated by Samuel Toabe

2017
Still They Persist
, The Contemporary Arts Center, October 2017, Cincinnati, Ohio, curated by FemFour
The Cass Project Benefit Exhibition, The Boiler Room, June 2017, Buffalo, New York, curated by Tina Dillman
Pop Press, Thunder-Sky, Inc., June - July 2017, Cincinnati, Ohio, curated by Scott Bruno
It Was a Pleasure to Burn - Black Mirror, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, 4 Times Square, March 2017, New York, New York, curated by Vanessa Albury, Jamie Diamond, Lauren Silberman, and Elisabeth Smolarz
VIDEONALE. 16, International Festival for Video and Time-Based Arts, Kunstmuseum Bonn, February - April, 2017, Bonn, Germany
Talks Back, The Andy Warhol Museum, February 2017, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, curated by Angela Washko
Hacking / Modding / Remixing as Feminist Protest, the Miller Gallery at Carnegie Mellon University, January - February 2017, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, curated by Angela Washko
WE NEED TO TALK... Artists and the Public Respond to Present Conditions in America, Petzel Gallery,  January - February, 2017, New York, New York
, 184 Project Space, January 2017, Brooklyn, New York, curated by Vanessa Albury, Hovey Brock, Simone Couto, Quinn Dukes, Alexandra Hammond, Rachel Jackson, Jesse McCloskey. Rachel Rampleman, David Willis 
Oceanus, Secret Theatre, January 2017, Long Island City, New York, curated by  Transborder Art: Graciela Cassel and Vanessa Albury of The Sun That Never Sets
 
2016
Fashion TV Live
, VOX Bizarre, December 2016, Brooklyn, New York, curated by Randi Shandroski of LACTIC Incorporated
X CONTEMPORARY, Nobu Hotel Miami Beach, Miami Art Week - December 2016, Miami, Florida, curated by Crystal Curtis
FORMAT, Hillyer Art Space, November - December 2016, Washington, DC, curated by Laila Abdul-Hadi Jadallah
Natural/Unnatural, Gowanus Swim Society, October 2016, Brooklyn, New York, curated by Joonhyun Hwang and Keun Young Park, Brooklyn Art Cluster/Square Dot Plus Studios
Auxiliary for Hillary, Auxiliary Projects, September 2016, Brooklyn, New York, curated by Jennifer McCoy and Jennifer Dalton
Late Summer Psychedelic Media Event, Carl Solway Gallery, August 2016, Cincinnati, Ohio, curated by Michael Solway
The Sound Behind You II, The Frank Institute @ CR10, August 2016, Linlithgo/Hudson, New York, co-curated with Vanessa Albury and Karsten Krejcarek
POP UP! The Center for Exploratory and Perceptual Art (CEPA Gallery's studio loft), May 2016, Buffalo, New York, curated by David Mitchell
Smack Mellon Kentucky Derby Benefit Exhibition, Smack Mellon, May 2016, Brooklyn, New York, curated by Jennifer McCoy
CEPA's 13th Biennial Art Auction Exhibition, the Center for Exploratory and Perceptual Art (CEPA Gallery), March - April 2016, Buffalo, New York, curated by David Mitchell
I See Myself in Your Eyes - ⌘COPY⌘PASTE, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, Skylight at Moynihan Station, March 2016, New York, New York, co-curated with Vanessa Albury and Lynn Maliszewski
 ¡MANIFEST!El Puente CADRE (Community Artists' Development & Resource Exchange), March 2016, Brooklyn, New York
Chennai Photo Biennale, presented by the Goethe-Institut Chennai and Travelling Lens,  February - March 2016, Chennai, India, curated by Harsha Biswajit
Winter Pictures, Humble Arts Foundation, February 2016, New York, New York, curated by Jon Feinstein and Andy Adams

2015
PULSE; PLAY, PULSE Miami Beach, Miami Art Week - December 2015, Miami, Florida, curated by Stacy Engman
The Show Me State, Auxiliary Projects, November - December 2015, Brooklyn, New York, curated by Jennifer McCoy and Jennifer Dalton
Etcetera III., S.M.A.K. (Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst), October 2015, Ghent, Belgium, curated by Young Friends of S.M.A.K.
In Your Room, 184 Project Space, September - October 2015, Brooklyn, New York, co-curated with Vanessa Albury
Une Nuit Parisienne, Maison Kitsuné Afterparty at Capitale, September 2015, New York, New York, hosted by MATTE Projects & Art Report
Governors Island Art Fair, Colonel's Row on Governors Island, September 2015, New York, New York, curated by 4Heads
Profiles, Shoestring Press Arts Space, August - September 2015, Brooklyn, NY
The Sound Behind You, Stonehaven, August 2015, West Kil, NY, co-curated with Vanessa Albury and Peter Clough
Peepshow; Dirty Thirty, Squeaky Wheel, August 2015, Buffalo, New York, curated by Tina Dillman
Three Rivers Arts Festival's Juried Visual Art Exhibition, Trust Arts Education Center, June 2015, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, curated by Astria Suparak
Sight Unseen; SELECT Art Fair, VIP Preview Opening Performance by Lee Ranaldo and Leah Singer, May 2015, New York, New York, co-curated with Vanessa Albury
Contemporary Hysteria, Art Cinema OFFoff, March 2015, Ghent, Belgium, curated by Godart Bakkers
The 27th Dimension - Transaction, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, Skylight at Moynihan Station, March 2015, New York, New York, co-curated with Vanessa Albury and Jennifer & Kevin McCoy
(un)SCENE Art Show, March 2015, New York, New York, curated by Mikel Glass

2014
Under the Surface, The Fountain Gallery at Purdue University, October 2014, Lafayette, Indiana, curated by Lisa Wicke and Liz Erlewine
Governors Island Art Fair, Colonel's Row on Governors Island, September 2014, New York, New York, curated by 4Heads
New Cats in Art Photography, Humble Arts Foundation, August - September 2014, New York, New York, curated by Jon Feinstein
Folk, Gallery 263, July - August 2014, Cambridge, Massachusetts, curated by Kate McNamara
Set in Motion, The Fountain Gallery at Purdue University, June 2014, Lafayette, Indiana, curated by Lisa Wicke and Liz Erlewine
The Last Brucennial, March - April 2014, New York, New York, curated by Vito Schnabel and The Bruce High Quality Foundation
The Sun That Never Sets; Spectacle and Normalcy in Time - PublicPrivate, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, Old School, March 2014, New York, New York, co-curated with Vanessa Albury

2013
Flux Thursday, Flux Factory, December 2013, New York, New York, curated by Alex Young
Hyper-muscularity & Femininity on Film; A Screening/Study of Media Portrayals of Women Bodybuilders from the 1980s to the Present; in conjunction with Gymnasia, 4am, Cleopatra's, October 2013, Brooklyn, New York, curated by Goldberg/Hertz/Peters/Schrader
Sympathetic Overtones from the Will - a PORT ACTIF Hypermedia Encounter in Bangkok; JAM, Bangkok, Thailand, October 2013, hosted by Blu Simon Wasem and curated by Charlotte Van Buylaere
Screen Play: Hudson Valley Artists 2013; the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz, Hudson Valley, New York, June - November 2013, curated by Daniel Belasco
CKTV, Brooklyn; The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), March - May 2013, Tandem, September 2012, Brooklyn, New York, curated by Cleopatra's with Chris Rice

2012
CKTV, Shanghai; The 9th Shanghai Biennale, Brooklyn: City Pavilion, October 2012 - March 2013, Shanghai, China, curated by Cleopatra's with Chris Rice
Die Fleischelust, The Secret Cabinet, March - July, 2012, Berlin, Germany, curated by An Paenhuysen and Cristina Navarro
Guns N' Fucking Roses, Monty Art Space, December 2011 – January 2012, Antwerp, Belgium, curated by Jan Van Woensel
Racialized and Gendered Bodies screening; Robert Mapplethorpe, Retrospective, C/O Berlin, March 2011, Berlin, Germany, curated by Aykan Safoğlu and Todd Sekuler

2010
Art Barter New York, NP Contemporary Art Center, December 2010, New York, New York, curated by Lauren Jones and Alix Janta
Girls Girls Girls, Die Frühperle, August 2010, Berlin, Germany, curated by An Paenhuysen and Charlotte Friling
COME ON: Desire Under the Female Gaze, The Warehouse Gallery for International Contemporary Art, August – October 2010, Syracuse New York, curated by Astria Suparak

2007
LIC, NYC Video, Socrates Sculpture Park, August 2007, Queens, New York, curated by Andrea Salerno

2006
Grown Accustomed, Crawl Space Gallery, June 2006, Seattle, Washington
MFA Thesis Exhibition, 80 Washington Square East Galleries, May 2006, New York, New York

2005
Outlaw, Art Gotham, November 2005, New York, New York
I’m a child of divorce Gimme a break, Cynthia Broan Gallery, September 2005, New York, New York
forget me not, Rosenberg Gallery, September 2005, New York, New York
Storefront/Forefront, Old Tower Video Space, June 2005, New York, New York
Turnover, The Commons, New York University Barney Building, April 2005, New York, New York
Now and Future, Cantor Film Center, February 2005, New York, New York

2004
Accumulation, 1506 Projects, November 2004, Seattle, Washington
Appropriately Enough, Warsaw Project Space, March-April 2004, Cincinnati, Ohio
An Affair of the Heart, ArtWorks Time Warner Cable Gallery, March 2004, Cincinnati, Ohio

2003
MASSIVE:presence, SS NOVA, October 2003, Cincinnati, Ohio
Struck by Lightning; Adventures in Time & Media, Semantics, June 2003, Cincinnati, Ohio
Now+where Better Than This Place, SS NOVA, May 2003, Cincinnati, Ohio
Work in Progress, Ice Cream Factory Gallery, April 2003, Cincinnati, Ohio

2002
Intermedia Series, Fifth Third Bank Theatre, Aronoff Center for the Arts, pause://repeat program participant, October 2002, Cincinnati, Ohio
Beauty & the Beholder, Alice F. and Harris K. Weston Art Gallery, Aronoff Center for the Arts, September-November 2002, Cincinnati, Ohio
Mayhem at the Mockbee – Contemporary Arts Center;  Contemporary Friday, SS NOVA, May 2002, Cincinnati, Ohio
Ohio Shorts 2002 Film and Video Showcase, Wexner Center for the Arts, Ohio State University, May 2002, Columbus, Ohio

2001
Found Video, SS NOVA, November 2001, Cincinnati, Ohio
Foggy Notion, Unit 2, November 2001, Cincinnati, Ohio
Birth; SSNOVA Gallery Inaugural Opening, August 2001, Cincinnati, Ohio
Intermedia Series, Fifth Third Bank Theatre, Aronoff Center for the Arts, Student Film and Video Showcase participant and member of Interdriftperformance, May 2001, Cincinnati, Ohio
Construction, Semantics, April 2001, Cincinnati, Ohio
Stacked, Alice F. and Harris K. Weston Art Gallery, Aronoff Center for the Arts, September-November 2001, Cincinnati, Ohio


SELECTED PRESS AND PUBLICATIONS

Rosen, Steve. "The Best Art Exhibits of 2015," Citybeat, December 30, 2015.
 
Cascone, Sarah. "Everything You Need to Know About All 20 Art Fairs at Art Basel Miami Beach," Artnet, November 30, 2015.
 
Ledoux, Craig. "Deliberate Bridges; 21st Century Art on Display at Carl Solway Gallery," ÆQAI, November 24, 2015.
 
Cascone, Sarah. "At Governors Island Art Fair, Artists Get a Room of Their Own," Artnet.com, September 3, 2015.

Brenden, Joel, ed. Rachel Rampleman; Baby's on FireBuffalo, New York: LINOLEUM   PRESS, 2015.

Young, Alex. "States of Grace; The Body 'Studies' of Rachel Rampleman," Drain Magazine, Issue 12.1, ATHLETICISM, August 2015.

Albury, Vanessa. "On Rachel Rampleman's Girls Girls Girls​," The Huffington Post, April 20, 2015.

A, Ona. "Eight Outstanding Photographers with Studios in Greenpoint," Greenpointers.com, March 2, 2015.

Johnson,​ Ken. "Gems Among the Ruins," The New York Times, September 11, 2014.

Johnson, Ken. "Governors Island Art Fair," The New York Times, September 17, 2014.

Messinger, Kate. "What To See At Greenpoint Open Studios This Weekend," The WILD   Magazine, October 2, 2014.

Hamer, Katy Diamond. "SPRING/BREAK: A Chat with Vanessa Albury and Rachel Rampleman," Eyes Towards the Dove, March 16, 2014.

Cascone, Sarah. "The Final Brucennial Opens with Beer, Bacon, and Bullish Performance Art," Artnet.com, March 8, 2014.

Robinson, Walter. "Weekend Update," Artnet.com, February 6, 2007.

Rushworth, Katherine. "Lighting the Fires of Contemplation: Warehouse Gallery Show Puts Into the Spotlight Some Rarely Confronted Issues," The Syracuse Post-Standard, September 9, 2007.

Olivas, Yvonne. "Desire in Syracuse: The 'Come On; Controversy," The Fanzine, July 11, 2007.
 
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