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b. 1963, Cincinnati, OH.

Lives and works in New York, NY


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Mark Fox received his MFA from Stanford University and his BFA from Washington University in St. Louis. He has had solo exhibitions at the Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, the Cincinnati Art Museum, the Detroit Institute of Arts, Rice University Art Gallery, the Herbert F. Johnson Museum and the Fabric Workshop and Museum. His work has recently been acquired and exhibited by the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. He is also included in the collections of MoMA and the Whitney Museum of American Art, among other institutions. 

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2015             Nicholson, Louise. 'Rehanging the Ranch' Apollo Magazine, March 2015.


2014             Strasnick, Stephanie. 'Mark Fox', ARTnews, March 2014.

                     Kurchanova, Natasha. 'MFKPMQ', Studio International online, January 22, 2014.

                     Aschim, Hans. 'Interview: Mark Fox', Cool Hunting online, January 16, 2014.


2013             Glentzer, Molly.  "Mark Fox Exhibits at Hiram Butler Gallery," Houston Chronicle, April 26, 2013

                     Kahn, Eve.  "Art Imitates Indianapolis,"  The New York Times, January 16, 2013

                     Considine, Austin.  "Amidst Cuts, Indianapolis Museum Partners with Alexander Hotel," Art in                                    America, March, 2013


2011             Nataraj, Nirmala. "Mark Fox: splatters, stains in art are intentional," San Francisco Chronicle, May 26,                        2011


2010             McClemont, Doug. "Mark Fox," ARTnews, September 2010

                     Mann, C. Griffith. "Acquisitions 2009," Cleveland Art, March/April 2010


2009             "Artist Mark Fox draws on the accidental to create abstract drawings," The Plain Dealer, July 12, 2009

                     "Overherad," Vogue, June 2009

                     "Whitney Watchers," Art in America online, June 12, 2009


2008             "artisti a New York," Corriere della Sera Io Donna, January 2008

                     Kahn, Eve. "Extreme Art," ART + AUCTION, September 2008

                     Schultze, Troy. "Rice Gallery Hosts Outrageous Window Installation Dust," Houston Press, August 7,                        2008

                     Crawford, Lynn. "Mark Fox, Paper Bulls," The Brooklyn Rail, July 2008

                     Johnson, Ken. "Some Shows for Escape, Some for Introspection," The New York Times, July 4, 2008

                     "Mark Fox," The New Yorker, November 12, 2007

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2010 - present

2010 - present

Solo Exhibitions

























































Giverny: Sketches from an Unseen Garden, Berkshire Botanical Garden, Stockbridge, MA, Apr - Oct.

Not In This Fool's House, Staniar Gallery at Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA


Mark Fox: The Fields, Shaheen Modern and Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH


MARK FOX, Expo Chicago, booth 709, presented by Robert Miller Gallery (New York, NY), Chicago, IL

MFKPMQ, Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY


Unaccustomed, Galeria Pilar, Sao Paulo, Brasil

Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, TX


Deep Seated, Franklin Art Works, Minneapolis, MN


Outbreed, Roanoke College, Salem, VA 

Cut...ting Edge, Rochester Armory, Rochester, NY 

Statute, Mark Moore Gallery, Culver City, CA 


MONSTR, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY


Whitney Museum of American Art, Art Party Featured Artist, New York, NY 

If Therefore, Shaheen Modern & Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH


Devin Borden Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, TX 

Dust, Rice University Art Gallery, Houston, TX 

Paper Bulls, Lemberg Gallery, Ferndale, MI 


The Peacock Flesh, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

Dust, Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA


Cricket's Song, Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY


Fascia, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

Inchmeal, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA

Prints and Drawings, Clay St. Press, Cincinnati, OH 

New Works on Paper, Shaheen Contemporary, Cleveland, OH


Dust, Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, FL


Dust, Drawing installations and video projections, Cincinnati Art Musuem, Cincinnati, OH  


Downburst, Multi-media installation, Linda Schwartz Gallery, Cincinnati, OH


Six Degrees Of..., Mixed media sculpture, Artworks Sculpture Project, Federal Plaza, Cincinnati, OH


Fallen Stages: Drawings, pages and chapters from Account Me Puppet, The Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, MI

Recent Paintings, Hiestand Gallery,  Miami University, Oxford, OH

Articles of Faith, Drawings and Performance Ephemera, Southern Ohio Museum of Art, Portsmouth, OH


Images from Wurlitzer Voice, Teplitzky and Scott Fine Arts, Cincinnati, OH


Verses and Tongues, Puppets and Performance Ephemera, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH


New Paintings, C.A.G.E. Gallery, Cincinnati, OH


Recent Works, Patricia Herrmann Gallery, Covington, KY

Group Exhibitions

The Spirit Among Us, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY
Constructive Interference: Tauba Auerbach and Mark Fox, Stanford University, Stanford, CA


Hoarding, Amassing and Excess, Northern Illinois University, Chicago IL

Somewhere Between Creation & Destruction, Joseloff Gallery at University of Hartford, Hartford, CT

Please Enter, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York, NY

Paronomasia, Tayloe Piggott Gallery, Jackson, WY


5 Rooms, Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY


Textual Attraction, Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, NY 

Contemporary Watercolor, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY


Hiding Places: Memory in the Arts, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, WI 

The Ghost and the Whale, Cain Schulte Gallery, San Francisco, CA

January White Sale, curated by Beth Rudin DeWoody, Loretta Howard Gallery, New York, NY  

MAGNA CARTA: Art/Paper, Cain Schulte Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Group Show, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY 

Black & Blue, Lemberg Gallery, Detroit, MI


Elements of Nature: Selections from the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, Carnegie Art Museum, Oxnard, CA 

PaperCut, Lemberg Gallery, Ferndale, MI 

On Paper, Shaheen Modern &Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH


Topographies, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY 

Slash: Paper Under the Knife, Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY 

Unmistakable, HERE Arts Center, New York, NY

Paper Trail, Judi Rotenberg Gallery, Boston, MA 

Talk Dirty to Me, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY 

Just What Are They Saying... (curated by Beth Rudin DeWoody), Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA  


Long Time No See, Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH

I Won't Grow Up, Cheim and Read, New York, NY

Stable Scrawl, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY


Contemporary Art on Paper, Philadelphia Museum of Art,, Philadelphia, PA


Analog Animation: Selections Spring 2006, The Drawing Center, New York, NY


Portraits on Paper, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY

Underage, Clifford Chance E US LLP/Dinaburg Arts LLC, New York, NY

4, Bruce Gallery, Edinboro University, Edinboro, PA

WOVEN, Gallery W52, New York, NY

Drawn Out, Gallery 400, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL


Itsy Bitsy Spider,  Feature Inc., New York, NY


Welcome, Linda Schwartz Gallery, Cincinnati, OH  


Walk to Zet & Spiders from Zet", Drawing Installations and Video Projections, Jeleni Gallery, Foundation and Center for Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic

Summer Vacation, Linda Schwartz Gallery, Cincinnati ,OH


Surface Active, The Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, OH

Journal of Being,  Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA

Accumulations, Kent State University, Akron, OH

Working Space, Drawing and Film Installation, NeuRathaus Gallery, Munich, Germany

Unit 2, What?, UNIT 2, Cincinnati, OH


Stacked, The Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, OH

Small Works, Linda Schwartz Gallery, Cincinnati, OH


sortasorid, Dileia Contemporary, Cincinnati, OH

Evicted,  High Street Gallery, Oxford, OH




































































































Versailles Foundation Munn Artists Program at Giverny 


Artist Residency, Foundation and Center for Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic

The Jim Henson Foundation Project Grant


Artist Residency, Working Space, Awarded by Kultureferat, Munich , Germany

Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship


The Jim Henson Foundation Project Grant

Greater Cincinnati Foundation Award


Artist Residency, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

Otto M. Budig Foundation Grant

The Fine Arts Fund of Cincinnati Fund

Cincinnati Arts Allocation Grant

Cinergy Foundation Grant

Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship

Ohio Arts Council Operation Support Grant


Greater Cincinnati Foundation Award

The Jim Henson Foundation Project Grant

Cincinnati Arts Allocation Grant

Ohio Arts Council Individual Fellowship


Puffin Foundation Grant

Cincinnati Arts Allocation Grant

Artist Residency, The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI


Greater Cincinnati Foundation Award


Cincinnati Arts Allocation Grant


Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship

Selected Public Collections

The Museum of Modern Art

Whitney Museum of American Art

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Albright-Knox Art Gallery

Detroit Institute of Arts Museum

Cleveland Museum of Art

Cincinnati Art Museum

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Speed Art Museum

Herbert F. Johnson Museum at Cornell University

Museum of Fine Arts Houston

The Anderson Collection

Progressive Corporation Collection

Cleveland Clinic Collection

UBS Collection

Hotel 21 C

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Foster, Carter E. Mark Fox: Peacock Flesh (exhibition catalogue), New York: Larissa Goldston Gallery, 2007.


Klanten, Robert. Papercraft. Berlin, Die Gestalten Verlag GmbH & Co. KG, 2009.


McClement, Doug. "The Rite Stuff: Process and P-P-P-Piety in the Work of Mark Fox" from Mark Fox: outbreed (exhibition catalogue), Salem, VA: Roanoke College, 2012.


Pagel, David & Pesanti, Heather. Decade: Contemporary Collecting (exhibition catalogue), Buffalo: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 2012.


Rattemeyer, C. et al. The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection: Catalogue Raisonné New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 2009.


Slash: Paper Under the Knife (exhibition catalogue), New York: Museum of Arts and Design, 2009.



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