James Hyde, born 1958 in Philadelphia, USA, lives and works in Brooklyn, New York, USA. His work ranges from paintings on photographic prints to large-scale installations, photography, and abstract furniture design. Mr. Hyde has lectured as a visiting professor at a number of institutions, including Yale University, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Bard College, and Cooper Union. He is represented by galleries in New York, Los Angeles, Paris, and Copenhagen.
Recent solo exhibitions include Pyramid Lake, Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, Virginia, US (2016); Observatory and other recent painting, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, DK (2015); Landscape, Luis de Jesus, Los Angeles, CA, US (2015); Varieties of Useful Experience, Volume Gallery, Chicago, IL, US (2015); 20 Year Survey of James Hyde’s Paintings, C.Ar.D., Magazzini, Pianello Val Tidone, IT (2014); Reservoir, Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading, PA, US (2013);
Recent group exhibitions include Double Down, Pierogi, New York, NY, US (2017); Avant-grade, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Brooklyn, NY, US (2017); Vatic Utterance, Trestre, Brooklyn, NY, US (2017); Surface Feelings, Coustof Waxman, New York, NY, US (2017); Portrait of a Landscape, Shirley Fiterman Art Centre, NYC, US (2016); SITElines 2014: Unsettled Landscapes, SITE Santa Fe, NM, US (2014); We Should Talk to Each Other, the Cloud and I, Mary S. Byrd Gallery, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA, US (2014), Building Materials, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT, US (2013); James Hyde and Wallace Whitney, Horton Gallery, NADA Miami, Miami, FL, US (2013);
James Hyde’s works are included in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY; Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY; Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY; Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina Greensboro, NC; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO; Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, NY; Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH; San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA; Museo Cantonale d'Arte, Lugano, Switzerland; and Musee Fabre, Montpellier, France, among others.
He is the recipient of numerous grants and awards, including the Joan Mitchell Foundation Fellowship in 2000 and the Guggenheim Fellowship in 2008. Hyde is presently Faculty Critic at The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art and at The Cooper Union for Advancement of Science and Art.