Gail Rothschild
EDUCATION
Yale University, 1981. B.A., Cum Laude
Yale in Norfolk Painting Program, 1979

EXHIBITIONS, PUBLIC PROJECTS & COMMISSIONS
  • Arc’teryx Soho, Climberscapes. New York, NY, 2016
  • National Arts Club, Contemporary Figures: Form Beyond Function. New York, NY, 2016
  • John Jay College of Criminal Justice at City University of New York, The Missing: Rebuilding the Past. New York, NY, 2015
  • National Arts Club, Solo Show: Portraits of Ancient Linen. New York, NY, 2015
  • Westport Arts Center, Perception Illusion MAGIC. Westport, CT, 2014
  • Chace-Randall Gallery, Curator’s Choice. Andes, NY, 2014
  • Bollinger Projects, Gail Rothschild’ s Portraits of Ancient Linen. Brooklyn, NY, 2014
  • Mattatuck Museum, Stitches in Time and Space: Gail Rothschild and Daina Taimina. Waterbury, CT, 2013-2014
  • Joy Reed Belt Gallery, Solo show. Oklahoma City, OK, 2013
  • Westport Arts Center, Home Sweet Home. Westport, CT, 2013
  • Chace-Randall Gallery, Solo show. Andes, NY. 2013
  • Pierogi Gallery, Unhinged. Brooklyn, NY, 2013
  • Westport Arts Center, SOLOS exhibition. Westport, CT, 2013
  • Old Stone House of Brooklyn, Fabrications: An Exhibit by Artist Gail Rothschild. New York, NY, 2012
  • Eckert Fine Art, Unexpressible Paradoxes. Millerton, NY. 2012
  • Joy Reed Belt Gallery, Solo show. Oklahoma City, OK, 2012
  • City Without Walls, Knot Your Average Knit. Newark, NJ, 2012
  • ArtHamptons, with Eckert Fine Art. Bridgehampton, NY, 2010-2011
  • Littlefields. Brooklyn, NY, 2010
  • Eckert Fine Art. Kent, CT, 2010
  • SHO Gallery, Summer Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY, 2010
  • PS 122. Yarn Theory: Knitting, Crochet, Math and Science, New York, NY, 2009
  • Kentler International Drawing Center, New York, NY, 2009
  • Hewitt Gallery. Viridis I. New York, NY, 2009
  • Pierogi Gallery. Brooklyn, NY, 2009
  • Oxfam. Human Countdown. In collaboration with Christopher Caines. New York, NY, 2009
  • PS 122. Yarn Theory: Knitting, Crochet, Math and Science, New York, NY, 2009
  • Hewitt Gallery. Viridis I. New York, NY, 2009
  • Pierogi Gallery. Brooklyn, NY, 2009
  • Susan Eley Gallery. Summer Show. New York, NY, 2008
  • Susan Eley Gallery. Red Dot Art Fair. New York, NY, 2008
  • Freddy's Backroom. Found in Brooklyn. New York, NY, 2008
  • Kentler International Drawing Center. Works From the Flat File. New York, NY, 2007
  • Little Cakes Little Gallery. Drawings for NYC Animal Care & Control. New York, NY, 2007
  • Artex. Global Contemporary. Kyrgyz Republic, Central Asia, 2007
  • PS1/MOMA. Emergency Room. NYC/Berlin/Athens, 2007
  • Stitch Therapy. A Graphic Investigation of Knitted Plane Topology. Solo. Brooklyn, NY, 2007
  • Eastern Parkway Associates. Traymore Courtyard. Solo. Brooklyn, NY, 2006
  • Prospect Owners. Oasis. Solo. Brooklyn, NY, 2006
  • New York Fringe Festival. Operation Knockout. New York, NY, 2004
  • Private Commission. Design for a Horse Farm. Solo. Hatfield, NA, 2001
  • Private Commission. Piano Garden for a Composer. Solo. Durham, NC, 2000
  • Private Commission. Gillian's Garden. Solo. Brooklyn, NY, 1999
  • City of Boston. Women's Memorial. One of 5 finalists invited to develop design. Boston, MA, 1998
  • Mead Art Museum, Amherst College. Amherst, MA, 1997
  • ICA Traveling Exhibition. Monumental Propaganda. Curated by Komar & Melamid, 1993-1996
  • Henry Street Settlement. New York, NY, 1996
  • Chesterwood. Stockbridge, MA Monument. Cur. Lisa Dennison, 1996
  • Operation GreenThumb. The Nature of New York. Solo. New York, NY, 1995
  • New Jersey Shakespeare Festival. Mackintosh Macbeth, New Jersey, 1995
  • Memphis State University. Muted Belles. Solo. Memphis, TN, 1994
  • University of New South Wales. Medea Material. Solo. Sydney, Australia, 1994
  • Spaces Gallery. Margaret Bourke-White Photographs the Flats. Solo. Cleveland, OH, 1993
  • The Painted Bride Art Center. Earth Woman Room. Philadelphia, PA, 1993
  • City of Memphis. Windows of the Dream. Memphis, TN, 1993
  • City Gallery of Contemporary Art. Hot Spot. Solo. Raleigh, NC, 1993
  • NICAF Yokohama. International Art Fair. Yokohama, Japan, 1992
  • DeCordova Museum, Woman in the 19th Century. Lincoln, MA, 1992
  • University of Arkansas. People From Off. Solo. Little Rock, AR, 1992
  • University of Akron. Rubber Union: Akron/Amazon. Solo. Akron, OH, 1992
  • University of Massachusetts. Hot Spot. Solo. Amherst, MA, 1992
  • Rotunda Gallery. Brooklyn, NY, 1991
  • Hillwood Art Museum. Brookville, NY, 1991
  • Socrates Sculpture Park. Ploughshares into Swords. New York, NY, 1991
  • Municipal Art Society. Garbage Out Front. New York, NY, 1990
  • Bronx Museum of the Arts. Bronx, NY, 1990
  • Artists Space. Artists Space Underground. Solo. New York, NY, 1990
  • Fairmount Park, Acid Rain. Philadelphia, PA, 1990
  • Hudson River Museum. Souvenirs of Nature. Solo. Yonkers, NY, 1990
  • Long Island University. Making Time in Steps. Brooklyn, NY, 1989
  • Art Awareness. Shadow of the Last Beast. Lexington, NY, 1989
  • Henry Street Settlement. The Hay People. Solo. New York, NY, 1989
  • Museum of Art, Science & Industry. Brick Triptych. Solo. Bridgeport, CT, 1988
  • Bronx Museum. Burning the Jungle, the Rainforest Burns. Bronx, NY, 1988
  • Glady Run. Four Views: Muskingum Valley. Summerfield, OH, 1988
  • NYC Dept of General Services: Operation GreenThumb. Gaia/Mother Earth. Solo. NY, 1988
  • Clocktower Gallery. Engaging Objects. Cur. Tom Finkelpearl. New York, NY, 1988
  • Bread & Puppet Theater. Glover, VT, 1988-1990
  • GRANTS & RESIDENCIES
  • Goethe Institute. Sydney, Australia, 1994
  • Guggenheim Museum. Learning Through the Arts, 1990-1994
  • University of Memphis, 1994
  • School of Visual Arts, 1994
  • North Carolina Society For Ethical Culture, 1994
  • Nassau Community College, 1994
  • City Gallery of Contemporary Art, 1993
  • Memphis State University, 1993
  • University of Mississippi, 1993
  • Memphis College of Art, 1993
  • Oberlin College, 1993
  • P.S.1 Museum, 1993
  • University of Akron, 1992
  • University of Arkansas, 1992
  • Socrates Sculpture Park, 1991
  • Hirsch Farm Project,1991
  • University of Massachusetts, 1991
  • Yaddo, 1991
  • Public Art Fund, 1990
  • Sculpture Outdoors, 1990
  • Artists Space, 1988, 1989, 1990
  • Connemara Conservancy Foundation, 1989
  • Henry Street Settlement, 1988-89
  • Bronx Museum. A.I.M. Program, 1986


  • REVIEWS
  • Art in America. International Review, 2009
  • Interweave Knits, Spring 2007
  • Knitting. UK, December 2006
  • New Art Examiner, 1993
  • Raleigh News and Observer, August 13, 1993
  • Boston Globe. Elaine Senay, August 9, 1992
  • Staviniger Aftenbled. Norway, July 23,1991
  • Art New England, November 1991
  • Art In America. Review by Eleanor Heartney, May 1991
  • The Philadelphia Enquirer, July 1990
  • The New York Times. Review by Michael Brenson, October 15, 1989
  • Dallas Times Herald, March 19, 1989
  • The Boston Phoenix, March 16, 1989
  • Dialogue Magazine, March-April 1989
  • CATALOGS
  • National Arts Club, Portraits of Ancient Linen, 2015
  • PS 122. Yarn Theory: Knitting, Crochet, Math and Science, 2009
  • DeCordova Museum. Essay by Nick Capasso, 1997
  • Chesterwood Museum. Essay by Lisa Dennison, 1996
  • University of Memphis. Muted Belles, 1994
  • City Gallery of Contemporary Art. Hot Spot. Essay by Eleanor Heartney, 1993
  • Painted Bride Art Center. Earth Woman Room. Essay by Ed Brown, 1993
  • Windows of the Dream. Essay by Leslie Luebbers, Memphis, TN,1993
  • deCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, 1992
  • Mud. Hirsch Farm Project. Essay by Mitchell Kane, 1991
  • Socrates Sculpture Park, 1991
  • Hillwood Art Museum. Original Sin. Long Island University, 1991
  • Hillwood Art Museum. Public Art Program. Long Island University, 1991
  • Out of The Woods. Fairmount Park. Philadelphia, PA, 1990
  • Hudson River Museum. Gail Rothschild - Souvenirs Of Nature, 1990
  • Boston University Gallery. Terra Firma? 1989
  • Bronx Museum of The Arts. Artists In The Marketplace, 1986
  • The Clocktower. Engaging Objects. Essay by Tom Finkelpearl, 1986