About

about

Phillip Estlund
Born 1974 Athens, Greece

Education
1997 BFA, Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD
1995 Academie voor Beeldende Vorming, Tilburg, Netherlands

Select Exhibitions

2016
Florida Dreaming, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL (Link)

2015
Guccivuiton at Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami Organized by Alex Gartenfeld (Link)
The Triumph of Love, Norton Museum of Art, Curated by Cheryl Brutvan, West Palm Beach, FL (Link)
She Sells Seashells By The Seashore, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY (Link)
Palm Beach Summer Show, Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, FL (Link)
The Christmas Show, Noguchi Breton, Miami (Link)
Alternative Contemporaneities: Temporary Autonomous Zones (Taz), Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, FL (Link)

2013
Derelict Nature, Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach (Solo) (Link)
Work / Space, Acme Gallery, Los Angelos, CA (Link)
The Beacon, Salomon Contemporary, New York, NY (Link)
All F@*#ing Summer, Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
Florida Landscape Paintings, Guccivuiton, Miami, FL (Link)
Florida Overtures, Undertones and Subplots, The Galley at Avon Island, Orlando, FL
Out of Nowhere, CORK, Jacksonville, FL
Grey Area at Collective Design Fair, New York, NY

2012
Haberdashery, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY (Link)
Born of the Sun, Crisp-Ellert Museum, Flager College, St. Augustine FL (Link)
Phillip Estlund: Subprime/Subtropics, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, March 24 – May 27 (Link)
New Art / South Florida, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida
Bad for You, Shizaru Gallery, London, UK
The Unethical Anthropologist, Fold Gallery, London, UK (Link)

2011
Art Party Benefit, Whitney Museum of Art, New York, NY
Lucky Draw Benefit, Sculpture Center, New York, NY
Five Year Anniversary, Gavlak, Palm Beach, FL
Cool Videos for a Hot Florida Summer, Gavlak, Palm Beach, FL

2010
MARTE Contemporáneo: Videos, Museum of Modern Art, San Salvador, El Salvador
Hunt and Chase, Salomon Contemporary, East Hampton, NY
Fifth Anniversary Exhibition, Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
Selections from the video collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, FL
Think Pink, Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, FL

2009
Art Basel Miami Beach, Nova, Gavlak, Miami Beach, FL (Solo)
Fourth All-Media Exhibition, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, FL
Pulp Fiction, Eleven Rivington, New York, NY

2008
I Won't Grow Up, Cheim & Read, New York, NY, curated by Beth Rudin DeWoody and Donald Baechler
Take Flight, Creative Time Benefit, New York, NY
Pivot Points Part 2: New Mythologies, Museum of Contemporary Art at Goldman Warehouse, Miami, FL, Curated by Bonnie Clearwater
southXeast: Contemporary Southeastern Art, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL

2007
Modern Nature, Gavlak, West Palm Beach, FL (Solo)
Fit to Print, Gagosian, New York, NY
Art Basel Miami Beach Art Video Lounge - Videotheque, Miami Beach, FL
7 For all Mankind & Conde Nast Media exhibition curated by Sarah Gavlak, NADA Art Fair, Miami, FL
What's Your Hobby, curated by Beth DeWoody, The Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY
Optic Nerve, Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL
White Columns Annual Benefit Auction, White Columns, New York, NY
Paper Ball, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
The Armory Show, Gavlak Gallery, New York, NY
Palm Beach 3, Phillip Estlund & Jose Alvarez, Gavlak Gallery, West Palm Beach, FL

2006
Melange, Gavlak Gallery, West Palm Beach, FL
Gimme Shelter, Curated by Megan Riley, Shelter Island, NY
Scope Hamptons, Gavlak Gallery, West Palm Beach, FL
The Palm Beach Biennial, Gavlak Gallery, West Palm Beach, FL
Column Climbers/Landscape with Boat, video installation, Dr. Marvin and Elayne Mordes Collection, West Palm Beach, FL
PalmBeach3, Gavlak Gallery, West Palm Beach, FL
Insight, outdoor sculpture exhibition, PalmBeach3, West Palm Beach, FL

2004
Aquacycle, Commissioned sculpture, Art in Public Places program, University Park Library, Jacksonville, FL
The Drawer Boy, Robert and Mary Montgomery Gallery, Florida Stage, Manalapan, FL
The House; Final Exhibition, The House, Miami, FL

2002
Artpoint, ArtBasel, catalogue essay by Dominique Malone, Miami Beach, FL
The NO Show, Fredrick Snitzer Gallery, Miami, FL
Showtel, Hotel Biba, West Palm Beach, FL

2001
Light, Gallery Four, Baltimore, MD

2000
Saturn V, Gallery Four, Baltimore, MD
Grandstand Sculpture, Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, MD

1999
Arlington Art Center/ School 33 Art Center Collaborative Exhibit, School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD
Separately Together, Gallery Francois E.S.F., Baltimore, MD
Artscape 2000 minus 1, Mayor's Advisory Committee on Art and Culture, Baltimore, MD

1998
Filler, 3 Blue Lights, San Francisco, CA

Press
On View Magazine, Florida, February-March 2012
The Fivepoint Weekend Escape Plan, New York Magazine, March 10, 2011
Art & Culture, New synthetic realism, Fall 2010, Essay by John Loring
Pulp Fiction, The New Yorker, February 4, 2009
EXIT image and culture #35, Cut & Paste, text by Georges Didi-Huberman
Collage: Assembling Contemporary Art, 2008, Black Dog Publishing, London
southXeast: Contemporary Southeastern Art exhibition, New Times, February 28, 2007
Phillip Estlund: Modern Nature, New Times, December 27, 2007
Florida Inside Out, January/February, 2007
ArtBasel Miami Beach 2006, Stefan Levine, Gas Man, December 2006
WPTV, NBC feature by Tim Malloy, West Palm Beach, aired July, 2006
Folio Weekly, Art in the City, Jacksonville, FL, January, 2005
Neighborhoods Magazine, New Art, New Facilities, Jacksonville, FL October, 2004
Closer Magazine, Artist Estlund, Volume one, Issue 8, 2002
Baltimore Magazine, "Ten to Watch: Meet the Future of Local Art", September, 2000

Panels / Lectures
Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
Douglas Anderson School for the Arts, Alumni speaker, 2004
University Park Library, Aquacycle lecture, 2004
Palm Beach Community College, Panelist, 2003
Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art, 'Sculpture Now' Panelist, 2002
The Urban Institute, Investing in Creativity: A Study of Support Structures for U.S. Artists, 2000
National Association of Arts Organizations, Washington D.C., Co-Gen Project, 2000