JOHN DEMPCY

BORN: 1958

EDUCATION
1991 AA, The Art Institute of Seattle, Seattle, WA
1981 BA, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2012 New Work, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
2011 Drops of Life, Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA
2011 Wild Type, Walker Contemporary, Boston, MA
2010 Inner Fictions, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
2010 Exposition, Galerie Pierrick Touchefue, Sceaux, France
2009 Notations, Walker Contemporary, Boston, MA
2009 Signals, Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA
2008 Encounters, Melanee Cooper Gallery, Gallery II, Chicago, IL
2008 Modulations, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
2007 Passages, Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2011 Small Works Show, Chase Young Gallery, Boston, MA
2011 Innovations: Aqua Art Fair with Conrad Wilde Gallery, Miami, FL
2011 Fusion: John Dempcy & Aileen Chong, Julie Nester Gallery, Park City, FL
2011 BLUE, Chase Young Gallery, Boston, MA
2010 John Dempcy & Thierry Feuz, Galerie Pierrick Touchefeu, Sceaux, France
2010 Aqua Art Fair with Conrad Wilde Gallery, Miami, FL
2010 Abstraction, Julie Nester Gallery, Park City, UT
2010 Taste Restaurant, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
2010 Galerie Pierrick Touchefeu, Sceaux, France
2010 Affordable Art Fair with Julie Nester Gallery, New York, NY
2010 Oasis, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2010 Julie Nester Gallery, Park City, UT
2010 Lille Art Fair, Lille, France
2009 Urban Studio, Portland, OR
2009 John Dempcy, Kathleen Waterloo, and Hyunmee Lee, JK Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2008 Big Impressions II, Gilman Contemporary, Ketchum, ID
2008 Relative Geometries II , Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2008 Encore: Season Highlights, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2008 35th Anniversary Celebration, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA
2008 PONCHO, Invitational Art Auction, Seattle, WA
2007 Big Impressions, Gilman Contemporary, Ketchum, ID
2007 Per Square Foot, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2007 Relative Geometries, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2007 Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR
2007 Urban Rhythms, Alexis Hotel, Seattle, WA
2007 PONCHO Invitational Art Auction
2006 Gallery Artists, Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA
2006 Summer Introductions 2006, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA
2002 Northwest Fine Arts Competition, Phinney Center Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

AWARDS
2008 PONCHO Invitational Art Auction, Artistic Merit Award, Seattle, WA
2007 PONCHO invitational Art Auction, Artistic Merit Award, Seattle, WA

BIBLIOGRAPHY
“Subtle Modulations, John Dempcy.” Folly, an online publication, December 2011 issue, pp. 3-11
Exhibitions: “Wild Type,” John Dempcy, American Contemporary Art, January 2011 issue, p. 39
McQuaid, Cate. “Psychedelic drops, John Dempcy: Wild Type,” Boston Globe, January 2011
Speer, Richard. “Best of 2010 – Best show of 2010,” Willamette Week, Dec. 29-Jan. 4, pg. 31
Speer, Richard. “Catch Them Before They Close: Top Current Exhibitions in the Northwest,
Huffington Post, July 2010
“New exhibit focuses on the abstract,” Park Record, July 2010
Nakel. Loma. “John Dempcy,” Arts Interview, January, 2010
Speer, Richard. “Visual Arts Best of 2008,” Willamette Week, January 2009.
“Met Home of the Month,” Metropolitan Home, September 2008, p. 128. (illustration)
Speer, Richard, “Now Showing,” WW Pick, Willamette Week, July 17, 2008. p. 49. (illustrated)
Row, D.K. “From Spitfires to Dots,” The Oregonian A&E, July 11, 2008, p. 37.
Hackett, Regina. “In the Galleries: April,” Seattle Post-Intelligencer, April 5, 2007. (illustrated)
Time Style & Design. Spring 2007, p. 40. (illustration)
Hackett, Regina. “Serial in Seattle,” Visual Codec, March 2006. (illustrated)

COLLECTIONS
Cheryl Ramberg Ford & Allyn Ford Alumni Center, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
Jan Sewell Design, Seattle, WA
Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA
Pan Pacific Seattle Hotel, Seattle, WA
Retina Consultants, Seattle, WA
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA
Swedish Medical Group, Mill Creek, WA