P A U L  D e M U R O
Born 1981 Philadelphia, PA

2013 WARPAIN’T, Gallerie Zürcher, Paris, France
2012 Revelations, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY
2010 MFA Thesis Exhibition Mason Gross Gallery, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
2009 Summer Painting Exhibition PIFAS, Philadelphia, PA

2016 So Much So Little All at Once, Regina Rex, New York, NY
Pink Elephants on Parade, Bannerette, Spring/Break, New York, NY
Casino Cabaret, organized by Melissa Brown, Safe Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Post Apologetic, Automat Collective, Philadelphia, PA

2015 Form is not Different from Emptiness, Left Field, San Luis Obispo, CA
Mirror Mirror, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
Wizards and Sorceresses, Improvised Showboat, Brooklyn, NY
Thinking Touching Time, Ortega y Gasset Projects, New York, NY
Now Eat Your Mind, Greenpoint Terminal, Brooklyn, NY

2014 Early Man, The Hole, New York, NY
Endless Care, Small Editions, New York, NY
Amerika, David Castillo Gallery, Miami, FL
A Sphinx Has Lain Down Next To Me (with Scott Gelber), Topless, Rockaways, NY
Jealous of Your Failures, University of Illinois Springfield Art Gallery, Springfield, IL
Brooklyn Bridge (curated by Justine Frischmann), George Lawson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Shrink It Pink It, Cathouse, Brooklyn, NY
New York Minute, The Museum of Modern Art, St. Etienne, France
Brian Belott, Paul DeMuro, Amy Feldman, Gallerie Zurcher, Paris, France

2013 Draw Gym (curated by Brian Belott), 247365/Knowmoregames, New York, NY
40 for 40: Recent Gifts to the Permanent Collection, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Cristi, TX
Shape Shifters, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN
Digital Dye Hard, Ortega y Gasset Projects, New York, NY
In Front of Strangers, I Sing (curated by Dona Nelson and Rubens Ghenov), Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Chiaroscuro, Novella, New York, NY

2012 Techno Nature, Gallerie Zürcher, Paris, France
Award Exhibition, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
Invitational Exhibition, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
Techno Nature, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY
Cattywumpus, “Governor’s School”, Brooklyn, NY
Mythografia, Bull and Ram, New York, NY
Broken Window Plane, Tracy Williams ltd, New York, NY
TOPS, Open Space, Long Island City, NY

2011 Bleach (with Alex da Corte), Jolie Laide, Philadelphia, PA
Human Resources, Brooklyn, NY
In Between the Sheets, Harlem Workspace Gallery, New York, NY
Exprist (curated by Jesse Greenberg), Bob Pavilion, Columbia University, New York, NY
Ctrl+Alt+Dlt, HKJB Space, Brooklyn, NY

2010 Tri-State, Jolie Laide, Philadelphia PA
De-Nature (curated by Wendy White), Jolie Laide, Philadelphia, PA
Oil and Water, Coleman Bancroft/Gallery Schlesinger, New York, NY
Off The Map (MFA show), White Box, New York, NY
Spectrum, Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Wilmington, DE

2009 Hit It Big, Mason Gross Gallery, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Diverse Paths, University of Delaware, S.E.A. Space, Crane Art Center, Philadelphia, PA
What’s the Big Idea?, Saint March Collective, Philadelphia, PA

2008 MFA First Year Exhibition Mason Gross Gallery, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

2007 Ka-blam-o, Padlock Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
BFA Exhibition Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

2004 Fairytale Project Fahrenheit Gallery, Kansas City, MO

2002 Summer Show, Bathhouse Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2016 Lieberman, Michael. “Post-Apologetic” theartblog.org January 22

2015 Hoffheins, Meredith. “Endless Care” paintingisdead.com January 10

2014 Hammer, Katy Diamond. “Topless Gallery” eyes towards the dove July 26
The Wild. “Art Talks with Topless Gallery” thewildmagazine.com July 11
Frischmann, Justine “Brooklyn Bridge” Catalog Essay, June
Lawson, George “Brooklyn Bridge” Catalog Essay, June
“Brian Belott, Paul DeMuro, Amy Feldman” Time Out Paris January 29
Kerner, Anne. “Brian Belott, Paul DeMuro, Amy Feldman” ouvretesyeux.fr January 29
DeSantis, Sophie. “Belott, DeMuro, Feldman Le Trio Newyorkais” le Figaroscope. January 22

2013 Smith, Roberta. “Brian Belott: Draw Gym” The New York Times, September 26
Jurek, Irena. Studio Visit, Best of All Worlds, June 9
Pena, Arthur. Interview, arthaps.com, June 4
Keeting, Zachary and Joy, Christopher. Interview Gorky’s Granddaughter, April 12

2012 Rosenberg, Karen. “Paul DeMuro Revelations” The New York Times, December 7
Yau, John. “Cave Drawings and Computer Screens” Catalog Essay, November
Benoit, Guillaume. “Techno Nature a la Gallerie Zurcher” Slash, September 7
De Santis, Sophie. “Techno Nature” le Figaroscope. September
Olivio, Michael. “Paul DeMuro” beautifuldecay.com, January 11

2011 Schwartz, Chip. “Jolie Laide, Bleach, Nirvana and things better left unsaid…” theartblog.org, November 30
Monnier, Annette. “Bleach at Jolie Laide” onereviewamonth.com, November 27
Gerwin, Daniel. “Bleach” TitleMagazine.com, November 22

2010 Gerwin, Daniel. “De-Nature at Jolie Laide” Artslant New York, November 24
Donohoe, Victoria. “Wilmington Wonder Part 1” The Philadelphia Inquirer, July 23

2015 Painting Fellowship, New York Foundation for the Arts

2012 Residency Unlimited
Purchase Prize, American Academy of Arts and Letters

2009 Teaching Assistant Fellowship, Rutgers University
Leon Golub Memorial Scholarship, Rutgers University

2007 Lester and Viola Hecht Printmaking Award, Temple University
Undergraduate Research Initiative Travel Grant, Temple University
Esther Rosen Memorial Scholarship, Temple University

Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Cristi, TX
Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS

2015 Visiting Artist, California College of the Arts

2014 Visiting Artist, Cooper Union, New York, NY

2013 Visiting Artist, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN
Guest Artist, “Artists”, Bruce High Quality Foundation, New York, NY

2012 Visiting Artist, Drew University, Madison, NJ
Artist-Teacher (present), Joan Mitchell Foundation, New York, NY
Family Art Project, “Touch a Rainbow”, Wave Hill, Bronx, NY
Speaker, Artlog Art Experience Series, New York, NY

2009 Part Time Lecturer, Beginning Painting, Rutgers University

2010 MFA, Painting, Rutgers the State College of New Jersey, Mason Gross School of Art
2007 BFA, Printmaking, Temple University, Tyler School of Art
2004 School of the Art Institute of Chicago