Todd Bienvenu

Biography


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Born in 1980 in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Lives and works in New York.

 

Education

2006-07
New York Studio School, Master of Fine Arts Program, New York, NY, US

2005
New York Studio School, Certificate Program, New York, NY, US
New York Studio School, Summer Scholarship, Orvieto, Italy 

2003
Louisiana State University, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Baton Rouge, LA, US

 

Solo Exhibitions

2018
Slapstick, Almine Rech, London
Jaywalk, Galerie Laurent Godin, Paris, FR


2017
Solo Show Artissima 2017, Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Turin, IT
Endless Bummer, Harper’s Books, East Hampton, NY, US
Water Sports, Yours Mine & Ours Gallery New York, NY, US

2016
Dive, Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Geneva, CH

2015
Exile on Bogart Street, Life on Mars Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US 

2014
Borrowing Tomorrow’s Fun, Life on Mars Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US

 

Group Exhibitions

2018
Ceremonial Exhibition: Work by New Members and Recipients of Awards, American Academy of Arts & Letters, New York, NY
Harper's Books at the Beverly Hills Hotel, Los Angeles, CA 
Tell Him What We Said About "Paint it Black," Thorne-Sagendorph Gallery, Keene, NH
New “Bad“ Painting, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark 
Paint it Black, 1 Mile Gallery, Kingston, NY

2017
Nostalgisms, curated by Nick Benfey, Able Baker Gallery, Portand, ME, US
Like, curated by Richard Kern, Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Geneva, CH
Witches And Dudes, Galleri Kant, Copenhagen
Domestic Tranquility, 0-0, Los Angeles, CA, US
SOME(BODY), Adam Baumgold, New York, NY, US
There is nothing I could say that I haven’t thought before, FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY, US

2016
Painting in New York, Leigh Morse Fine Arts, New York, NY, US
Summer Show, Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Geneva, CH
Todd Bienvenu, Katherine Bradford, Sarah Faux, Wythe Hotel, Brooklyn, NY, US
Frieze New York, curated by Katherine Bernhardt, CANADA, New York, NY, US
Laughing Out Loud, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US
Momenta Benefit Auction, Momenta, Brooklyn, NY, US
Go Figure!, Louis B. James, New York, NY, US
Let’s Walk, Cuevas Tilleard, New York, NY, US
PaintersNYC, MUPO, Oaxaca, MX
Introspective, BravinLee, New York, NY, US
Fort, Ess Eff Eff, Brooklyn, NY, US
Nation IV, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US
All Tomorrow’s Parties, Hathaway David Contemporary, Atlanta, GA, US

2015
Painters NYC, Páramo, Guadalajara, MX
Holiday Salon, Lesley Heller, New York, NY, US
Post Hoc Ergo Proctor Hoc, Firework Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US
Let’s Go Away for Awhile, One Mile Gallery, Kingston, NY
Todd Bienvenu and Clintel Steed, Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, New York, NY, US
Summer Invitational, Life on Mars, Brooklyn, NY, US
Mixtape II, M. David Studio, Brooklyn, NY, US
Paintings in Trees, People’s Garden, Brooklyn, NY, US
Thrice Legendary, or Forever Thens, Centotto, Brooklyn, NY, US
The Guston Effect, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston MA, US
Long Story Short, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US
Lucky Draw, The Sculpture Center, Long Island City, NY, US
AiB Bene t 2015, Storefront Ten Eyck, Brooklyn, NY, US
Life on Mars Gallery Project Space, Brooklyn, NY, US
New Work City, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY, US
Paperazzi IV, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US

2014
Back to the Future II, Life on Mars, Brooklyn, NY, US
My Big Fat Painting, Brian Morris Gallery, New York, NY, US
Full House East, Ethan Pettit Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US
Full House, David Rich, St Paul, MN, US
Summer Invitational, Life on Mars Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US
Suggestion, that is the dream: Arshile Gorky and a selection of contemporary drawings, Outlet, Brooklyn, NY, US
Drawn Out, Brooklyn, NY, US
Legend Anew, Centotto, Brooklyn, NY, US
Underdonk Selects, Underdonk, Queens, NY, US
No Rules, Brooklyn, NY, US
Mixtape, No. 4 Studio Brooklyn Fireproof, Brooklyn, NY, US
AiB Bene t 2014, Storefront Ten Eyck, Brooklyn, NY, US
Spring Bene t, Novella, New York, NY, US
Sump Pumped Sentiments, curated by Matt Philips, TSA Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY, US
Paparazzi 3, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US
Nation II At the Alamo, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US

2013
Todd Bienvenu and Gili Levy with Katherine Bradford, Valentine Gallery, Ridgewood, NY, US 
Painting Impossible, Life on Mars, Brooklyn, NY, US
Scale, Life on Mars, Brooklyn, NY, US
Duck, Duck, Rabbit: EJ Hauser, Todd Bienvenu and Kelly McRaven, curated by Mike Olin and Joy Curtis, Brooklyn, NY, US
Ethan Pettit Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US 
Triangle Art Bene t, Brooklyn, NY, US

2012
Art=Mixx, New York, NY, US
BOS, New York, NY, US
Team Varet, New York, NY, US 
GO Brooklyn, New York, NY, US

2011
Northside Brooklyn Arts Festival, New York, NY, US 

2010
Nude With a Goose, New York, NY, US
Pretty Young Things, New York, NY, US

2009
Cinema Back Room, Public Assembly, Brooklyn, NY, NY, US 
Si Ves Algo Di Algo, 345 Eldert, Brooklyn, NY, US
27 Group Show, Goette Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US
New York Studio School Alumni Show, juried by Sean Scully, New York, NY, US 

2008
BOS, Brooklyn, NY, US
Art Party 3, Supreme Trading, Brooklyn, NY, US 

2007
Thesis Show, New York Studio School, New York, NY, US 
Battling Insanity With a Paintbrush, Gaelle Bertrand and Todd Bienvenu, New York Studio School Student Gallery, New York, NY, US 
Girls With Guns, New York Studio School Student Gallery, New York, NY, US 

2003
Todd Bienvenu, Studio B, Little Rock, AR, NY, US