Lives and works in New York, NY


Education

2000    MFA School of the Art Institute of Chicago
1996     BA University of Virginia


Solo Exhibitions

2014
Re-Animator, Clifton Benevento, New York, NY
Saturdate, Retrospective, Hudson, NY

2013
Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, OR

2012
Palate, Clifton Benevento, New York, NY
USA Body Work it, James Fuentes, New York, NY
Le Sigh, Nudashank, Baltimore, MD


Selected Group Exhibitions

2015
Gina Beavers, Brian Belott, Annie Pearlam, Torey Thornton, CANADA, New York, NY (Upcoming April)
Stirring Still, The LeRoy Neiman Gallery at Columbia University, New York, NY (Upcoming April)
How To Tell If Your Krill Oil Supplements Are Ripping You Off, Abrons Arts Center, New York, NY
Sweet Sensations, William Benton Museum of Art, Storrs, CT


2014
Panting, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami, FL
Great Expectations,Gallery Diet, Miami, FL
12″, One River Gallery, Englewood, NJ
Don’t Look Now, Zach Feuer, New York, NY
Purple States, Edlin Gallery, New York, NY
Cogwheels Carved in Wood, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
If You’re Accidentally Not Included Don’t Worry About It, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY
Multimedia Messaging Service, Center Galleries, College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI
Brucennial, New York, NY


2013
Snail Salon, Regina Rex, Brooklyn, NY
Draw Gym, 247365, Know More Games, Brooklyn, NY
The Bathers, Morgan Lehman, New York, NY
Gina Beavers & Devin Troy Strother, Cooper Cole, Toronto, Canada
CHIAROSCURO, Novella, New York, NY
Human Drama, Halsey McKay, East Hampton, NY
MONSALVAT, Bureau, New York, NY


2012
Where My Cones At?, curated by Ryan Travis Christian, Double Break, San Diego, CA
B-Out, curated by Scott Hug, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY
Can’t Stop Rock Lobster, Shoot the Lobster, Martos Gallery, New York, NY
Leave it to Beavers, Gallery Diet, Miami, FL
Bad Girls of 2012, Interstate Projects, Brooklyn, NY
Re:Re:Re:Leaf, Foyer, Brooklyn, NY
Dependent Art Fair, Nudashank (Baltimore, MD), Comfort Inn, New York, NY
VIP Online Art Fair, James Fuentes, New York, NY


2011
Go Figure, curated by Eddie Martinez, Dodge Gallery, New York, NY
The Death of Affect, curated by Francis Holstrom and Jeffrey Scott Mathews, ART BLOG ART BLOG, New York, NY
Art Book Club, Printed Matter Art Book Fair, PS1, Queens, NY
Blue Sky Sprites, video program organized by JD Walsh, Soloway Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Fresh Paint from Bushwick, curated by Debbie Brown, Standpipe Gallery, New York, NY
Price Good Market Inc. Shop Installation project with Denise Kupferschmidt, Art Book Club Presents:, St. Cecilia’s Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
#notmaking #youmethem Zine-making performance, Art Book Club Presents:, St. Cecilia’s Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Black Sunday, curated by Saira McLaren, Art Book Club Presents:, St. Cecilia’s Gallery, Brooklyn, NY


2010
Tide Pool, curated by Ariel Dill and Denise Kupfershmidt, Sara Meltzer Gallery/Projects
Curse of the Pharoahs, curated by Shaun Krupa and Lizzie Wright, St.Cecilia’s Convent, Brooklyn, NY
Uncrumpling This Much Crumpled Thing, The Exhibition Agency, Chicago,Il
Second Story, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA
Metallika, Monya Rowe Gallery, NY, NY
All the Splendors of the Earth Part II, Cave, Detroit, MI
Domestic City, Kidd Yellin, Brooklyn, NY
World’s Greatest, Daily Operation, Brooklyn, NY
Big Apple, presented by Apartment Show, Clifton Benevento, New York, NY
Folksmusic, Daily Operation, Brooklyn, NY


2009
Giftland: Happy House, Apartment Show at Printed Matter, New York, NY
I wanna be somewhere, Daily Operation, New York, NY
Apartment Show at Envoy, Envoy Gallery, New York, NY
Brooklyn Queens, curated by Eddie Martinez, The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Little Creatures, curated by Megan Hays, McCaig Welles, Brooklyn, NY
Extra, Extra, included in Jed Caesar’s project, China Art Objects, L.A., CA
XOXO, Apartment Show, Brooklyn, NY
Everybody, curated by Ryan Schneider, Envoy Gallery, New York, NY
Conversations, Callalilai, Brooklyn, NY


Bibliography

2015
Jeffrey Kaczmarczyk, “From museum guard to art collector at 35: How Ryan Kortman’s ‘Buying Friends’ came to be,” MLive, February 11
Susanne Dunne, “Michael Pollan’s ‘Omnivore’s Dilemma’ Focus Of Two Uconn  Exhibits,” CTNow, February 6
Kenneth Best, “Food is Art in Uconn Reads Exhibits,” Uconn Today, February 4


2014
Andrew Russeth, “Eyegays, Ecstatic Painting and a Glorious Mess: Andrew Russeth on the Year in, and Beyond, the Galleries,” ArtNews, December 30
Steven Zevitas, “Must-see Painting Shows: October 2014,” Huffington Post, October 9
Courtney Fiske, “Gina Beavers,” Artforum online, September 26
“Re-Animator. Gina Beavers,” Cura, September
Scott Indrisek, “Gina Beavers: Food Porn, Instagram and painting,” Modern Painters, September
Andrew Russeth, “The Season Begins: A Rough Start in Chelsea, Joys Abound Downtown,” ArtNews, September
Elisabeth Sherman, “A Square Meal,” Art in America, September p 118-121
Andrew Russeth, “‘Purple States’ and ‘Cafe Dancer Pop-Up’ at Andrew Edlin Gallery,” GalleristNY, July 16
Scott Indrisek, “10 Must-See Summer Group Shows,” Blouin Art Info online, July 7
Scott Indrisek, “Gina Beavers Hits Pause on the Everyday World of Oversharing,” Blouin Art Info online, July 3
Catherine Wagley, “5 Arsty Things to Do in L.A. This Week, Including Playground Clipping Games,” L.A. Weekly online, April 30
Andrew Russeth, “‘If You’re Accidentally Not Included, Don’t Worry About It’ at Zurcher Studio,” Gallerist NY, April 23
Thomas Micchelli, “Monster’s Ball: Peter Saul and the Company He Keeps,” Hyperallergic, April 19