JASON MIDDLEBROOK (b. 1966, Jackson, MI) received his Master of Fine Arts from the San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA and his Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of California at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA. He completed an Independent Study Program at The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY.
Recent solo exhibitions include Galleria Gianpaolo Abbondio, Todi, Italy (forthcoming); “Light Lines,” Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “Skies,” David Smith Gallery, Denver, CO; “Another World,” Moss Arts Center, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blackburg, VA; Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; Gallery 16, San Francisco, CA; LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, MA; Jeff Bailey Gallery, Hudson, NY; “The Last Tree on the Planet,” Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX; “My Grain,” Galleria Pack, Milan, Italy; “Drawing Time,” David B. Smith Gallery, Denver, CO; “Time Compression Keeps Me Coming Back for More,” Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX; “The Small Spaces in Between,” Gallery 16, San Francisco, CA; “Nature Builds/We Cover,” Thomas Cole National Historic Site, Catskill, NY; “Your General Store,” New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM; “Gold Rush,” Peters Projects, Santa Fe, NM; “Jason Middlebrook: Mosaic Tree Stumps,” Jeff Bailey Gallery, Hudson, NY; and Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY.
Recent group exhibitions include “Arboreal,” Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA; “Belief in Giants,” Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “Nuevas Adquisiciones: UAG Permanent Collection 2015-2017,” New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM; “Wood as Muse” (curated by Donna Dodson and Andy Moerlein), The Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, MA; “Maker, Maker” (curated by Paul Laster and Renée Riccardo), Children’s Museum of the Arts, New York, NY; “Taconic North” (curated by Susan Jennings and Julie Torres), LABspace, Hillsdale, NY; “Cortesie per gli ospiti,” Galleria Pack, Milan, Italy; “Casa Futura Pietra,” Parco Archeologico di Siponto, Siponto, Italy; “Relevant Notes,” Cara Gallery, New York, NY; “Geomagic: Art, Science, and the Zuhl Collection,” New Mexico State University Art Gallery, Las Cruces, NM; “Contexture,” Jane Lombard Gallery, New York, NY; “Craters of the Moon, A Project of The Sun Valley Center for the Arts,” Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Ketchum, ID; “Beg, Steal, or Borrow: It’s Nature that Takes the Blame,” von Auersperg Gallery, Deerfield Academy, Deerfield, MA; “Painting @ The Very Edge of Art,” Contemporary Art Galleries, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT; and “The Big Show 9,” Peters Projects, Santa Fe, NM.
His work is included in the collections of Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA; Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY; Altoids Collection, New York, NY; Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO; Harn Museum, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL; Marte Museum, San Salvador, El Salvador; Microsoft Corporate Art Collection, Redmond, WA; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL; Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; NASA Art Program, Washington, D.C.; New Museum, New York, NY; Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH; US Embassy, Podgorica, Montenegro, and the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY.
Middlebrook lives and works in Hudson, NY.