Smithsonian Artist’s Research Fellowship

Danish Arts Council Fellowship

New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

Tiffany Foundation
Joan Mitchell Foundation
New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship

National Endowment for the Arts

New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship
Marie Walsh Sharpe Arts Foundation Studio Grant

Mid-Atlantic Arts Council Grant

Prix de Rome
Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant


Solo Exhibitions

Little Dot, with New York Ballet Theater, Dancespace, New York, NY

Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Tang Museum, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

Victoria Munroe Fine Art, Boston, MA

The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY 

Bowery Poetry Club, New York, NY

Lucas Schoormans Gallery, New York, NY 

Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading, PA
University of North Dakota, Fargo, ND
Queens Museum, Bulova Center, New York, NY
California Center for the Arts, Escondido, CA

SKEP, New York, NY
Victoria Munroe Fine Art, New York, NY

Victoria Munroe Gallery, New York, NY
Women's Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY

Christian A. Johnson Memorial Gallery, Middlebury College, VT


Bodycast, an Artist Lecture by Suzanne Bocanegra Starring Frances McDormand, Crowley Theater,
Marfa Contemporary, Marfa, TX, Hammer Museum, LA, CA, Henry Art Museum, Seattle, WA,
Commonweal, Bolinas, CA, BAM Next Wave Festival, NY, NY.

When a Priest Marries a Witch, an Artist Lecture by Suzanne Bocanegra Starring Paul Lazar,
Museum of Modern Art, NYC, Wexner Center, Columbus, OH,
Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs, NY, Performing Garage, NYC. The Chocolate Factory, NYC,
James Cohan Gallery, NYC, Houston Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX, Princeton University,
The Prelude Theater Festival, NYC, Fusebox Festival, Austin, TX

First-Person Shooter, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Write the Songs, commissioned by the Drawing Center and River to River Festival, Winter Garden,
World Financial Center, New York City.

Rerememberer, Judson Memorial Church,NY,NY, Theatre Republique, Copenhagen, Denmark, 

Deck, Bang on a Can Marathon, Winter Garden and 2009, Miller Theater, New York, NY 

Work, collaboration with David Lang, performed by Real Quiet, Muzik 3 Festival, La Jolla, CA,
New Haven Festival of Arts and Ideas, New Haven,CN; Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival,Santa Fe,NM.

Group Exhibitions

I Was a Double, Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs, NY

Famiily and Friends, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
Flatfiles, Frederike Taylor Gallery, New York, NY
Parts of the Puzzle, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

In The Belly of the Whale, Tracy Williams, Ltd; New York, NY
New Directions in American Drawing, traveling exhibit, Columbus Museum, Columbus, GA:  
Telfair Museum, Savannah, GA; Knoxville Museum, Knoxville, TN

Birdwatching, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Inside, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore MD

5 Projects/Wave Hill, Wave Hill, Bronx, NYtr
D.E.N. Contemporary Arts, Los Angeles, CA
The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY
Pattern Language, traveling exhibit, Tufts, Boston, MA ; Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC; Textile and Fashion Museum, London, UK
Food, Shelter, Clothing, Inter-Faith Center, New York, NY   

National Drawing Invitational, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
Art on Paper 2004, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
Curator's Choice, Institute for Contemporary Art, Portland, ME

Fine Lines, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CAIn the Making:Contemporary Drawings from a Private Collection, University Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst MA
Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction, Apex Gallery, New York, NY
637 Running Feet, Queens Museum, New York, NY

Artist to Artist, Ace Gallery, New York, NY
What's the Use?, (with J. Morgan Puett) University of Michigan Museum, Anne Arbor, Michigan

Free Exchange, (with J. Morgan Puett) Serpentine Gallery / Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Domestic Culture, Institure for Contemporary Art, Portland, Maine

1999 - 2001            
Secret Victorians, traveling exhibition organized by the Hayward Gallery, London
Firstsite, Colchester (UK); Arnolfini, Bristol (UK); Ikon Gallery, Birmingham (UK);
Middlesbrough Art Gallery, Middlesbrough (UK); City Art Museum, Brighton (UK);  
Armand Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA ; Fabric Workshop, Philadelphia           

A/C Project Room, New York, NY
School Reunion, ( with J. Morgan Puett), Antony Wilkinson Gallery, London

Muhlenburg College, Martin Art Gallery, Allentown, PA

Union College, Mandeville Gallery, Schenectady, NY

Place, E. S. Van Dam Gallery, New York, NY

Project Exhibit, Maryland Institute of the Arts, Baltimore, MD
Collective Histories, Fleming Museum, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
In Three Dimensions, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, New York, NY
Accumulation, The Work Space, New York, NY
Anderson Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Art in General,  three person show, New York, NY  
Franklin and Marshall College, PA
Margulies Taplin Gallery, two person show, Miami, FL



Ich, Kurbisgeist, by Sibyl Kempson. Staged by Big Dance Theater at The Chocolate Factory,NY, NY and New York Live Arts, NY, NYBessie Nomination.

Love Fail by David Lang, performed by Anonymous 4 at BAM, Kennedy Center, UCLA, Festival of Arts and Ideas.



I Write the Songs, cataglogue published by the Tang Museum, 2011

The Suzanne Bocanegra Recipe Card Collection, Esopus Magazine, NY,NY, Spring,2010.

Rereremberer, catalogue published by Danish Arts Council, 2011.



2008-2009Parson’s School of Design, NY, NY, adjunct fine arts instructor, senior projects seminar

1988-1999Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT, visiting assistant professor of art, painting 

1998Cooper Union, NY, NY, adjunct painting instructor



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