Kelley Walker

Kelley Walker
Untitled
2007
Four-color process silkscreen on canvas with Al Akhbar, 29 May, 2007
150.5 x 116.8 cm
Kelley Walker
Untitled
2007
Four-color process silkscreen on canvas with Al Akhbar, 29 May, 2007
150.5 x 116.8 cm
Kelley Walker
Untitled, 2008
Collage and silkscreen on canvas
152.4 x 274.3 cm
Kelley Walker
Untitled, 2008
Collage and silkscreen on canvas
152.4 x 274.3 cm

Kelley Walker (b. 1969, Columbus, Georgia) has a BFA from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (1995). Kelley Walker also makes work in collaboration with artist Wade Guyton, under the name Guyton\Walker. Walker lives and works in New York.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016
Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis: ‘Kelley Walker’

2013
Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria: ‘Wade Guyton, Guyton\Walker, Kelley Walker’
Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester: ‘Dreams Without Frontiers’
 
2010
Baltimore Museum of Art, Maryland: ‘Front Room: Guyton\Walker’
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York: ‘New Commissions Downtown: Guyton\Walker’

2008
LAXART, Los Angeles: ‘Guyton\Walker’
Museo dʼArte Moderna di Bologna, Bologna: ‘Guyton\Walker’

2007
Modern Art Oxford, Oxford, England: ‘Seth Price / Kelley Walker / Continous Project (with Seth Price)’
Centre dʼart contemporain, Brussels, Belgium: ‘Kelley Walker’
Museum De Hallen Haarlem, The Netherlands: ‘I am Scared of America (with Erik van Lieshout)’
 
2006 
Carpenter Center, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts: ‘Guyton\Walker: Empire Strikes Back’

Further Reading

Catalogues

All are available at the gallery for reference

Yilmaz Dziewior eds., Wade Guyton, Guyton\Walker, Kelley Walker, exh. cat., Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria, 2014.
Seth Price and Kelley Walker, Freelance Stenographer, 2010.
FIVE,
exh. cat., Baibakov art projects, Moscow 2010.
Bettina Funcke, Pop or Populus: Art between High and Low, Sternberg Press, New York 2009.
Charlotte Laubard and Louise Nègre eds., Quand la première ivresse des succès bruyants…, exh. cat., Château Guiraud, Sauterners, France, 2009.

Articles
Scott Indrisek, “Reviews: Kelley Walker,” Modern Painters, June 2015.
Stephanie Murg, “Kelley Walker tears down convention brick by brick,’” Wallpaper, 9th March 2015.
Lisa Schiff and Arriane Levine, “It’s Not About the Money,” Imagine, 2013.
Barbara Pollack, “Copy Rights,” Artnews, March 2012.
Carol Vogel, “Painting, Rebooted,” The New York Times, 20th September 2012.
Sarah Suzuki, “Print People: A Brief Taxonomy of Contemporary Printmaking,” Art Journal, vol. 70, no. 4, Winter 2011.
Ann Landi, “Dear Picasso,” Artnews, May 2011.
Suzanne Hudson, “Besides, With, Against, and Yet,” Artforum, February 2010.
Fiduccia, Joanna, “Original Copies: Images in the Zero Dimension,” Art on Paper, vol. 13, no. 5, May/June 2009.
Baier, Simon. “Kelley Walker: Run from Fear, Fun from Rear,” Spike 16, Summer 2008.
Isabelle Graw and Johanna Burton, “When Procedures Become Market Tools,” Texte Zur Kunst 62, June 2006.
Bruno LeMieux-Ruibal, “From Radical to Mainstream,” Lapiz 218, 2005.
Tim Griffin, “Please Recycle: The Art of Kelley Walker,” Artforum, April 2005.
Bill Arning, “Multiple Choice,” The Village Voice, 16 February 1999.
Sarah Schmerler, “Answer Yes, No, or Don’t Know,” Time Out, 18–25 February 1999.

Selected Public Collections

CAPC Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux, France.
Cranford Collection, London.
Dimitris Daskalopoulos, Greece.
Musée des Beaux-Arts, Dole, France.
Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Saatchi Collection, London.
Tate Collection, London.
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.