2005  MFA, The University of California, Berkeley
1997   BA in Film, The University of North Carolina, Greensboro

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
UC Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, CA
The Progressive Corporation, Cleveland, OH
The West Collection, Oaks, PA
The Aspen Collection, New York / New Jersey
Wellington Management, Boston, MA

2015  The Artists' Fellowship Fund
2014  The Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant
2012  Residency, The MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH
2011   Residency, Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY
2008 Project Fellowship, Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, New York, NY
          Fellowship in Painting, New York Foundation for the Arts
2005 The Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Grant
          Eisner Award in Art Practice, UC Berkeley

2018   Sticky Wicket, Jan 11 - Feb 24, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York, NY
2016   REDIVIDER, June 2 - July 16, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2012   Skipping Over Damaged Area, Nov 1 - Dec 22, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA (catalogue)
2011    Spoilers, May 25 - Jul 1, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY
           Paintings, Feb 22 - Mar 18, Brodsky Gallery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
2009  Based On True Events, Oct 14 - Nov 14, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY
          The Brain of the Devil is an Unemployed Playing Field, Jun 4 - Jul 31, AMT Gallery, Milan, Italy
          Cliffhanger, Feb 5 - Mar 14, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2004  I Thought You Were Waving at Me, Jun 3 - Jul 17, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francscio, CA

2019   Limbic Songs, May 4 - 26, Real Eyes Gallery, North Adams, MA (curated by Cotter Luppi)
Ordinary Extraordinary: Collage in America, Apr 20 - May 15, Lore Degenstein Gallery, Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, PA
(curated by Pavel Zoubok)
THREE, Jan 4 - 26, DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY
2017   Life's Rich Pageant, Oct 14 - Nov 26, Jeff Bailey Gallery, Hudson, NY
2016   Ouroboros is Broken: Jim Gaylord & Jerry Blackman, Oct 1 - Nov 20, Hometown, Brooklyn, NY
Finding Your Way, Mar 16 - May 1, Monya Rowe Gallery, St. Augustine, FL
           reConstruct, Mar 2 - 7, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, New York, NY (curated by Yulia Topchiy)
2015   Eat a Peach, Sep 5 - Oct 18, Jeff Bailey Gallery, Hudson, NY
2014   Exposition Collection Gilles Balmet, Jan 17 - Feb 13, ESAD (École supérieure d'art et design), Grenoble, France (catalogue)
2013   Slow Hunch, Sep 7 - Oct 5, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY
2012   DECADE, Jul 5 - Aug 31, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2011    I Love You So Much That Even When You Are Lying Next To Me I Miss You, Apr 15 - 29, National Arts Club, New York, NY
           The Open Daybook, Jan 6 - Feb 6, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
2010   Next Wave Art, Sep 21 - Dec 19, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY (curated by Dan Cameron)
           Cooler Heads Prevail, Jul 14 - Aug 21, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA
           Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop Fellows , Jul 29 - Aug 5, Elizabeth Foundation, New York, NY
2009  Champagne & Baloney, Mar 19 - Apr 18, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY
2008  Art On Paper, Oct 19 - Jan 25, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC (curated by Xandra Eden)
           Color Less Delicious, Apr 4 - 26, Nu'uanu Gallery, Honolulu, HI
           It's Gouache & Gouache Only, Feb 15 - Mar 15, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY
2007  Two Things at the Same Time, Sep 4 - 29, Peak Gallery, Toronto, Canada
           Pierogi Flatfiling, May 18 - Jun 23, Artnews Projects, Berlin, Germany
2006  ZuzammenKunst, Sep 2 - Oct 22, Galerie Hafemann, Wiesbaden, Germany
           I'm Not Here. This Isn't Happening, Jun 22 - Aug 4, Grimm/Rosenfeld, New York, NY
          Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Grant Recipients, Jun 15 - Jul 29, CUE Art Foundation, New York, NY
          MFA Selections, Jan 7 - Feb 25, di Rosa Preserve, Napa, CA
2005 Realms of San Francisco, Nov 27 - Dec 23, Nakaochiai Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
          Associative Realms, Jun 1 - Jul 2, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA
          35th Annual MFA Thesis Exhibition, May 20 - Jun 19, Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA
2004 and now they aren't. but they are. Dec 1 - Jan 8, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA
         The Antics Road Show, Oct 16 - 30, Timbrespace, Los Angeles, CA
         Books! Awesome!, Aug 7 - Sep 10, Mimi Barr, San Francisco, CA
         Fluid Exchange, Mar 19 - 31, California College of Art, San Francisco, CA
2003 Jim Gaylord & Eric Hongisto, Jan 4 - 26, PS 122 Gallery, New York, NY
Triagonals, Dec 13 - Jan 13, Triple Base, San Francisco, CA
          Closer Than You Think, Dec 4 - Jan 3, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA
          I Dart SF, Jul 12, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA
          Monster Drawing Rally, Jun 16, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
          The Peace Show, Mar 28 - May 30, Adobe Bookshop, San Francisco, CA
          Close Calls, Jan 19 - Feb 28, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA
2002 Jim Gaylord, Peter Coe & Elizabeth Cooper, Sep 20 - Oct 20, Bucheon Gallery, San Francisco, CA
          20th Annual Juried Exhibition, Jun 26 - Jul 13, Pleiades Gallery, New York, NY (curated by Larry Rinder)
          Grupo, Apr 25 - May 20, Juice Design, San Francisco, CA (collaboration with Robert Gutierrez)
          New Narrative Work, Mar 22 - Apr 24, Bucheon Gallery, San Francisco, CA
          How to Win an Argument, Feb 1 - 28, Farley's, San Francisco, CA
2001 Western, Dec 1 - 15, Studio Z, San Francisco, CA
         Shelter/ Charts/ Territories, Jun 1 - 14, Balazo Gallery, San Francisco, CA
         Somebody's Been In My House, Feb 8 - 28, Crucible Steel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2016  Visiting Critic, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
2015  Guest Lecturer & Visiting Critic, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
2013 Visiting Critic, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
2011 Guest Lecturer & Visiting Critic, University of Minnesota, Duluth
          Guest Lecture, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
2007 Mentor, San Francisco Art Institute Guided Study Program

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