Rachel Schmidhofer

Born 1980, in Pittsburgh, PA

Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY



2009-2011    Yale University, MFA in Painting

2000-2003    Washington University, BFA in Painting

1999-2000    Boston College, Carroll School of Management Honors Program


Solo  Exhibitions

2016             Photosynesthesia, Jeff Bailey Gallery, Hudson, NY

2015             Melancholy and the Infinite Salads, Glike Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013             Citronella/Cinderella, Novella Gallery, New York, NY


Selected  Exhibitions

2019              Ford Taurus, Family Car, 1986, SHE Gallery, New York, NY

2018             Meg Lipke and Rachel Schmidhofer, Jeff Bailey Gallery, Hudson, NY

2018             Scorpio Rising, Best Western Gallery, New York, NY

2018              Summer of Love, Freight and Volume Gallery, New York, NY

2018             Hide and Go Chic, Rover Gallery, Chicago, NY

2017             A Human Condition, Kent Fine Art, New York, NY

2017             The Secret Life of Plants, Freight and Volume Gallery, New York, NY

2016             A Series of Moves, Driscoll Babcock, NY

2016             Icicles in Caves, Field projects, New York, NY

2015             Felt book Tour, Recess Art Space, New York, NY

2015             Ornamenting Crime, Zurcher Studio, New York, NY

2014             Escape from New York! Gallery Poulsen Copenhagen, DK

2014             Mas Attack 3, Torrance Art Museum

2014             Tossed, Jeff Bailey, Hudson, NY

2014             CURRENT: Gowanus, Arts Gowanus, Brooklyn, NY

2014             Shrink it Pink it, Cathouse FUNeral, Brooklyn, NY

2013             CISCO SYSCO SISQO, Beach 97th, Rockaway NY

2013             Marty’s Cool Biennial, Heliopolis, Brooklyn, NY

2013             Momenta Benefit, Momenta Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2013             Rainbow Juice, Helper, Brooklyn, NY

2013             Deep Cuts, Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, NY

2013             STRANGE DAYS, Novella Gallery, New York, NY

2011             Yale MFA Thesis show, Green Gallery, New Haven, CT

2011             CAA Show, Hunter College, New York, NY

2010             First Year MFA show, Green Gallery, New Haven, CT

2008            In Your Face, Buia Gallery, New York, NY



 2017             Harper's magazine, Readings Section, Vol.335, NO, 2009, October 2017

 2016             Artfuse, Interview with Rachel Schmidhofer, Nate Jones, July 2016

 2016             Modern Painters, The Goo of Paint, Jennifer Coates, June 2016

 2016             New American Paintings, Featured artist, Issue 122 (Northeast Edition)

 2015             Huffington Post, Aggregating Lapidary Still Lives, Annabel Osberg


Curatorial  Projects

 2014            Interrupting Camus, co-curated with Scott Penkava, Heliopolis, Brooklyn, NY

 2014            Tossed, co-curated with Jennifer Coates, Jeff Bailey, Hudson NY

 2014            Broke Baroque, co-curated with Scott Penkava, Sanctuary, Pittsburgh, PA