Joell Baxter



2000                        MFA, Studio Arts, University of Illinois at Chicago

1998                        BFA, Painting, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions


2018                        Joell Baxter, Marsh Gallery, Herron School of Art, Indianapolis, IN


2015                        Cut Light / Open Late: Joell Baxter and Stella Ebner, Field Projects, New York, NY


2014                        Coverer, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT (brochure)


Selected Group Exhibitions


2017                        Tie Up Draw Down, CCCD, Ashville, NC (catalog)

Underlying System is Not Known, Western Exhibitions,, Chicago, Il


2015                        Fiber Optic, Minus Space, Brooklyn, NY

Interwoven: Prints and Process, Maass Gallery, SUNY Purchase College, Purchase, NY

Making Strategies, Jack Geary, New York, NY

Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program Open Studios, Brooklyn, NY


2014                        Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC

Created in Company: An Exhibition of LMCC Residents, Convene, New York, NY


2013                        Editions ’13, Lower Eastside Printshop, New York, NY (catalog)

Published by the Artist, International Print Center New York, NY


2012                        Textility, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ (catalog)

Published by the Artist, International Print Center New York, NY

                                    Workspace Open Studios, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, NY

New Prints 2012/Summer, International Print Center New York, NY, selected by Shahzia



2011                        Bronx Calling: The First AIM Biennial, Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY (catalog)

Through the Warp, Regina Rex, Queens, NY

Keyed, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY

An Exchange with Sol LeWitt, Mass MoCA and Cabinet Magazine, Brooklyn, NY (catalog)


2010                        New Prints 2010/Autumn, International Print Center New York, New York, NY (traveled to

Visual Arts Center, University of Texas, Austin)

Paper Scope, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY


2005                        Into the Midst, Mixture Contemporary, Houston, TX, curated by Scott Wolniak


Selected Group Exhibitions (continued)


2003                        Gilded Lily, 1R Gallery, Chicago, IL

                                    The Stray Show 3 at 1R Gallery, Chicago, IL

Subtle, Not So Subtle, 1R Gallery, Chicago, IL, curated by Kirsten Stoltmann


2001                        The Stray Show at Suitable Gallery, Chicago, IL

Hedge, Suitable Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)


2000                        Redo, Standard Gallery, Chicago, IL

Off Site, Great Space, Chicago, IL

Libidinal, TBA Space, Chicago, IL (catalog), curated by Susan Sensemann

The Good Show, Gallery 400, Chicago, IL


Awards and Residencies


2014                        Marie Walsh Sharpe-Walentas Foundation, The Space Program, Brooklyn, NY


2012                        Special Editions Residency, Lower Eastside Printshop, New York, NY


2011                        Workspace Residency Program, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC), New York

Artist in the Marketplace (AIM) Program, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY


2000                        University Fellowship for Graduate Study, University of Illinois at Chicago




2016                        Artists to Artists Volume 2: 25 years of the Marie Walsh Sharpe Space Program,  Brooklyn,

NY (catalog)


2014                        Ehrenberg, Erica. Coverer, Hartford, CT: Real Art Ways (brochure)


2013                        Cullen, Deborah. Editions ’13, New York, NY: Lower Eastside Printshop. (catalog)


2012                        Birmingham, Mary. Textility, Summit, NJ: Visual Arts Center of New Jersey. (catalog)


2011                        Northcross, Wayne and Ruiz, Jose. Bronx Calling: The First AIM Biennial.

Bronx, New York: The Bronx Museum of the Arts. (catalog)

Basha, Regine. An Exchange with Sol Lewitt. Brooklyn, NY: Cabinet Books. (catalog)


2000                        Sensemann, Susan. Libidinal. Chicago, IL: Contemporary Arts Council. (catalog)


1998                        Spector, Buzz. Cross Currents. Chicago, IL and Glasgow Scotland: I space Gallery. (catalog)





2017                        Miller, Chris.  Colors and Forms Delight in a Panoply of Styles, New City, January 27, 2017

Rosenberg, Tal. Western Exhibition inaugurates a new space with an expansive show,

Chicago Reader, January 18, 2017


2014                        Patterson, Tom. Lesley Dill Installation and Art on Paper Worth the Trip, Winston-Salem

Journal,  November 9, 2014.

Kress, Melanie. Variously Formed Matters, Bric Blog,  January 14, 2014


2011                        Goings On About Town. The Bronx Museum of the Arts, The New Yorker, August 15, 2011,                                                p.15.

Hiemstra, Graham, Through the Warp,, June 8, 2011


2000                        Gitlen, Laurel. Redo at Standard Gallery, Ten by Ten, Vol. 1 no. 2, p.47.