b.  1977    |    New  York,  NY    |    damienxcrisp@gmail.com
Bachelor of Fine Arts – University of Tennessee at Knoxville – Painting
Master of Fine Arts –  School of Visual Arts – New York NY –  Studio Arts
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Exhibitions
2013
“PRISM fence” – Ursa Major. Organized by Damien Crisp/Susan Jennings. Great Barrington, Massachusetts
“Dawning 2” – Freight and Volume Gallery. Curated by Black Lake. NY, NY
“ASC Projects: Inaugural Show” – Gallery 304. NY, NY
2012
“Monochrome: Video Night” – NURTUREArt Gallery. Curator Scott Lawrence. Brooklyn, NY
“Night Of The Vampyre” –  Orchard Windows Gallery.  Curator Yasamin Keshtkar.  NY, NY
“PEEP,  A Curious Look Into Painting” –  Little Berlin.  Curator Alana Bograd.  Philadelphia, PA
“Outsiders; Extremists; & Children” –  Invasion.  Curators Bob Dombrowski, Mary Petruska.  Chattanooga, TN
2011
“Bacchus Presents” –  Bacchus.  Curator Natalie Rodgers.  Los Angeles, CA
2010
“Public Broadcast of Slave (Expanded)” –  522 West 21st Street.  NY, NY
“Nicholas Brooks+Damien Crisp+Ashley Klein” –  The Ocean / The Waves Gallery.  NY, NY
“Collective Show New York” –  Participant Inc,  with the collective Vector.  NY, NY
“Room” –  ProjectRoom,  Damien Crisp and Gillian S. Wilson;  curator Craig Roper.  Lincoln, NE
“Outerspace” –  Agent Double.  Curator Cetuss.  Geneva, Switzerland
“Chicane burns as citadels slave” –  Public Library.  Curator Jonathan Hartshorn.  Alburquerque, NM
2009
“Correspondences (Ex-spy)” –  Gallery 106 Green,  solo show.  Brooklyn, NY
Artist Registry –  White Columns.  NY, NY
2008
“Art Since The Summer Of ’69,  Dark Fair” –  Swiss Institute.  Curators Hanne Mugaas.  NY, NY
2007
“Last Show” –  Sooplex.  Curators Mike Calway-Fagen,  Julian Rogers.  Nashville, TN
“Big Secret Cache” –  Angstrom Gallery.  Curators Kristrin Calabrese,  David Quadrini.  Los Angeles, CA
“MFA Road Show #3” –  Arthur Roger Project Space.  Organized by Dan Cameron,  SVA.  New Orleans, LA
“MFA Road Show #2” –  Finesilver Gallery.  Organized by Dan Cameron,  SVA.  San Antonio, TX
“MFA Road Show #1” –  Boots Contemporary Arts Space.  Organized by Dan Cameron,  SVA.  St. Louis, MO
“CAA New York Area MFA Exhibition” –  Time Square Gallery, Hunter College.  Curator David Row.  NY, NY
“All Tomorrow’s Parties” –  Visual Arts Gallery.  MFA Thesis show; curator Amy Smith-Stewart. NY, NY
2006
“Dark Matter USA” –  55 Mercer.  Curators Peter Gregorio, Mike Egan.  NY, NY
“Ignite 2” –  Arworks Gallery.  Curator Mark Stafford.  Trenton, NJ
2004
“Real Imaginary Advertising” –  1010 Gallery,  Damien Crisp and Alisha Kerlin.  Knoxville, TN
“Wallspace” –  1010 Gallery,  Damien Crisp and Alisha Kerlin.  Knoxville, TN
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Writings and Publications
“Observing Tourism (After The NSA)”
DeathText | July 8, 2013
“No One Is Free”
DeathText | April 26, 2013
“Gagosian Gallery To Mount Bush Exhibition”
Unknown Journal | March 25, 2013
“Hurricane Sandy: Top Down Relief”
DeathText | February 8, 2013
“Hurricane Sandy: Top Down Relief”
The Peoples Recovery Summit | February 2013
“The Spectrum Between Death And Life”
DeathText | November 3, 2012
“Words Written In Notebooks By Protesters”
DeathText | October 2, 2012
“The Absence Of “Consumer Space” In New York City”
DeathText | October 1, 2012
“Difficulty And Our Dystopia”
Unknown Journal | March 31, 2012
“Occupy Wall Street: manifesto by United Thought”
United Thought | September 18, 2011
“Damien Crisp [196]”
Signs of Our Times | August 1, 2011
“The Exaggerated American South”
Unknown Journal | April 27, 2011
New York, NY
“The Kochs, A Nazi Past, Oil & The Foundation Of The Right”
NYC Independent Media Center | March 4, 2011
New York, NY
“The Kochs, A Nazi Past, Oil & The Foundation Of The Right”
Twin Cities IndyMedia | March 4, 2011
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN
“The Kochs, A Nazi Past, Oil & The Foundation Of The Right”
Seismologik | February 24, 2011
New York, NY
“The Kochs (Coke’s), A Nazi Past, Oil & The Foundation Of The Right”
No Lies Radio | February 22, 2011
“The Kochs, A Nazi Past, Oil & The Foundation Of The Right”
Accountablility Now | February 21, 2011
New York, NY
“The Kochs, A Nazi Past, Oil & The Foundation Of The Right”
Our End Of The ‘Net | October 24, 2010
“A Note on a vision of: The End Of ‘Commercial Art’”
Unknown Journal | October 11, 2010
New York, NY
“The Kochs, A Nazi Past, Oil & The Foundation Of The Right”
CNN iReport | October 9, 2010
New York, NY
“The Kochs, A Nazi Past, Oil & The Foundation of The Right”
Unknown Journal | October 6, 2010
New York, NY
“The War Against Subjectivity”
Unknown Journal | September 25, 2010
New York, NY
“Fascist USA & Abstraction After 9/11”
Unknown Journal | September 11, 2010
New York, NYS
Slave (Expanded); Damien Crisp
Published by Unknown Press | paperback, 426 pages; 2010
New York, NY
“Damien Crisp [49], Slave Expanded”
The Prostitution Of Art | November 2, 2010
Boston, MA
“Jerry Saltz Resigns From NY Mag”
Unknown Journal | May 11, 2010
New York, NY
“Update: Gagosian’s Co-Conspirator”
Unknown Journal | May 4, 2010
New York, NY
“Larry Gagosian To Be Indicted”
Unknown Journal | May 4, 2010
New York, NY
“Brooklyn Terrorist Phantoms”
Unknown Journal | May 4, 2010
New York, NY
“Don’t Come To New York”
Unknown Journal | May 3, 2010
New York, NY
“Modern / Slave”
FAKE plastic | issue 4, May 2010
Northern Ireland
“The Near Future/ of Museums”
Unknown Journal | April 18, 2010
New York, NY
“Warhol’s Empty Births”
Unknown Journal | April 4, 2010
New York, NY
“Jeff Koons Dies In Tokyo Blast”
Unknown Journal | February 9, 2010
New York, NY
“Invisible (A day without art.)”
Unknown Journal | February 3, 2010
New York, NY
“The Cynical Twists Of Jerry Saltz”
Unknown Journal | January 25, 2010
New York, NY
“Alisha Kerlin / Endless Ghosts”
Unknown Journal | January 2010
New York, NY
“Brian Gahona (John Xero) / The Triangle Of The Shadow Of Doubt”
Unknown Journal | December 2009
New York, NY
“Slave, [There are no new waves, there is only] the ocean.”
Antique Children | November 30, 2009
Los Angeles, CA
“Damien Crisp”
Vector | issue 2, edited by Peter Gregorio; 2009
New York, NY
“Damien Crisp – excerpts from Identified As An American”
Vector | issue 1, edited by Peter Gregorio; 2008
New York, NY
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Press
“First Fridays Artswalk, Tina Sotis, Ursa Major Arts, Ethnic Fair, Esperanza Spalding”
Arts Indie | 08/07/13
“Damien Crisp”
Interview by Stacy Lanyon | At The Heart Of An Occupation | 08/02/13
Interview (exchange 153 – artist profile)
DebtFair | August 2013
“ASC Projects: Inaugural Show at 304 Gallery”
by Jamie Martinez | Art Fuse | 06/25/13
“George Bush Art Gagosian Bound? Internet Prank Had Us Worried For A Second”
Huffington Post; Arts & Culture | 03/26/13
“Occupy Sandy Starts Amazon Wedding Registry to Help Hurricane Victims”
Clinton Hill Chill Blog | 11/14/12
“Deputy Inspector Anthony Bologna’s decision to pepper spray Occupy Wall Street protesters helped galvanize worldwide support the movement”
by Christina Boyle | NY Daily News | 09/09/12
“NYC Pepper Spray Victim Damien Crisp Sues Officer Anthony Bologna”
video interview; Episode 4 | Occupy Brooklyn TV | 08/18/12
“3 Sue Over Pepper-Spraying by Police at Fall Occupy Wall St. Protest”
by Colin Moynihan | City Room; New York Times | 07/31/12
“Pepper-Sprayed Occupy Wall Street Protesters Couple Who Ignited Firestorm”
vRRitti | 10/09/11
“US protests spread to more than 1,000 cities”
vRRitti | 10/09/11
“Occupy Wall Street movement spreading to Chattanooga”
by James Harrison | Nooga.com | 10/06/11
Chattanooga, TN
“The Movement is Spreading”
ChaCha | 10/03/11
“Untitled paintings on paper, help Damien Crisp escape to New York”
by RRogers | art | 05/23/11
New York, NY
“Pay Attention”
Vicissitudes Of The Damned 2 | 06/19/11
New York, NY
“The Koch Family: A Legacy Of Hate (Part One)”
by Erin Nanasi | Addictinginfo.org | 03/11/11
Houston, TX
“The Frantic Femme Tapes – Her First Dream About Damien Crisp”
The John Xero Interviews | 02/06/11
New York, NY
“Art-making robot and Sheldon’s Year of Woman top art in 2010”
by L. Kent Wolgamott | The Lincoln Journal Star | 12/26/10
Lincoln, NE
“Love and no logic at ProjectRoom”
by L. Kent Wolgamott | The Lincoln Journal Star | 09/04/10
Lincoln, NE
“Bearing Your Teeth in the Belly of the Beast”
by Nicholas Roudane | Oak Magazine | 09/29/10
New York, NY
“Damien Crisp”
R. | edition #78; 08/29/2010
Paris, FR
“Jerry Saltz Responds to Rumors of His Departure”
by Jerry Saltz | New York Magazine: Vulture  | 05/12/10
New York, NY
“Damien Crisp, Correspondences (Ex-Spy) @ 106 Green”
by Kris Chatterson | KCLOG | 12/06/09
New York, NY
“ProjectRoom showcases love in Friday’s exhibit”
by Michael Todd | Daily Nebraskan | 08/30/10
Lincoln, NE
“MFA Road Show”
by Dan Cameron
Boot Print | volume 1, issue number 2; December 2007
St. Louis, MO
“Moving Arts: Power, professionalism, and perversity”
by Jerry Saltz | Village Voice | 01/02/07
New York, NY
“Existential Irony: The sober, moving resonance of Dark Matter”
by Frank Holliday | Gay City News | 09/14/2006
New York, NY
“Dark Matter USA”
by Mo Ringey | If I Were A Diplomat | 08/26/06
New York, NY
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