Hilary Pecis

Born 1979, Fullerton, CA   


EDUCATION

2009   MFA California College of the Arts

2006   BFA California College of the Arts


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020

Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY (forthcoming)

Crisp Ellert Art Museum, Flagler College, St. Augustine, FL (forthcoming)

2019

Adios Verano, Halsey McKay, East Hampton, NY

From a Place in the Light, The Pit, Los Angeles, CA

2018

Familiar View, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA

On View, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

2017

Desert Paintings, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY

New Works, Josh Liner Gallery, New York, NY

2016

El Verano, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2014

Crash, Parklife Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2012

In Accordance, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY

Consensus, Guerroro Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2011

Reconfigure, Bows and Arrows, Sacramento, CA

Hilary Pecis, Galleria Glance, Turin, Italy

Half Truths and Outright Lies, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2009

Intricacies of Phantom Content, Triple Base Gallery, San Francisco, CA

From the Paradigm Shift, Receiver Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019

I <3 Paint, curated by Kim Dorland, Patel Gallery, Toronto, CA

2018

California Love, Gallery Droste, Wuppertal, DE

Care and Feeding, The Palo Alto Art Center, Palo Alto, CA

Glade Hits, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY

How They Ran, Over the Influence, Los Angeles, CA

Sun Gazers, The Pit, Glendale, CA

The Vanity of Earthly Achievements, Orth Contemporary, Tulsa, OK

Coffee for Eight, Pt. 2 Gallery, Oakland, CA

Binder of Women, 0.0 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Vision Valley, Glendale Biennial, curated by The Pit, Brand Library and Art Center, Glendale, CA

Art Is Where the Heart is Vol. 2, curated by Galerie Drost, Galerie LJ, Paris, FR

Ten Year Anniversary, Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY

2017

Does it Make a Sound? Ochi Gallery, Ketchum, ID

SUMMER BREAKS, Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY

Fake News, CES Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

LA Intersections, Fabien Castanier Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

GOAT: A Tribute to Muhammed Ali, Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY

2016

How High, Left Field Gallery, San Luis Obispo, CA

Southland, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Major Works, Chandra Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2015

That's My Trip, Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY

Jug Life, Parklife, San Francisco, CA

Works on Paper, Hunted Projects, Tilburg, Netherlands

Pattern///Chaos, Cinders, Brooklyn, NY

649 Irving, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Chinatown Presents, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2014

Ghost Current, curated by Ryan Wallace, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

Ducks, curated by Ryan Travis Christian, Greenpoint Terminal Gallery, Brooklyn

2012

End of Days, Mixed Greens Gallery, New York, NY

2011

The Eagle, Bull, and Bear, Little Paper Planes, San Francisco, CA

Slash, CES Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

Elisabeth Bernstein, Daniel Gordon, & Hilary Pecis, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY

Domestic Goods, curated by Ryan Wallace, Mogan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY

The Lab, San Francisco, CA

2010

Default State Network, curated by Ryan Wallace, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY

Boom!, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

Ah, Wilderness!, Ebersmoore, Chicago, IL

The Power of Selection: Part 3, curated by Ryan Travis Christian, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, IL

Shadow Shop, Project by Stephanie Sujuko, SFMoMA, San Francisco, CA 


Juried BAC, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA 

Hello Sweden, Krets Gallery, Malmo, Sweden 

Temple of Bloom, Cinders Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 

Album, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark, 

Inaugural Show, Guerrero Gallery, San Francicso, CA

Fax, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA 

2009
Galleri Steinsland Berliner, Stockholm, Sweden 

Infinity, curated by Andrew Schoultz, Scion Installation, Los Angeles, CA 

This is Your, This is My, University of Texas, San Antonio, TX 

Control C, Control V, EbersB9 Gallery, Chicago, IL 

Super Fine, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY 

Remix, Catherine Clark, San Francisco, CA 

Sports, Synchronicity, Los Angeles, CA 

2008
Bobby Hutton, Luggage Store, San Francisco, CA 

Allegory of the Mountain, Mahan Gallery, Columbus, OH 

Immediate Future: The Murphy & Cadogan Fellowships in the Fine Arts, SF Arts
New Landscapes, Dominican University of San Rafael, San Rafael, CA 

Spaced Out, Space 1026, Philadelphia, PA 
 Gold Rush, Okay Mountain, Austin, TX 

2007
Grounded, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

Domestic, Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles, CA 

Albedo, Eleanor Harwood Gallery, San Francisco, CA 

Weathered Worlds, Park Life Gallery, San Francisco, CA 

Cut and Paste, Tag Art Gallery, Nashville, TN 

2006
The Marfa Salon, Marfa, TX 

West Coast Windows, Samson Projects, Boston, MA

2005
Lilac Ladies Mural Project, The Lab, San Francisco, CA 
 
RESIDENCIES & AWARDS
2011
Heroes and Hearts, San Francisco General Hospital 

2009
Aurobora Press Residency
2008
Murphy and Cadogan Fellowship, SF Arts Commission 

Masterminds Grant, San Francisco Weekly 

2006
Emerge Recipient, GenArts SF
2005
Best of the Junior Review, California College of the Arts 

Robert Ralls Scholarship, California College of the Arts
 
BIBLIOGRAPHY
2019
Purvey, Lee. “Snap Review,” CARLA, May 22.

Gerlis, Melanie. “Collecting,” Financial Times, January 25.

2018
Smith, Tasmin and Matt Gonzalez. “Hilary Pecis’ ‘Familiar View’ In San Francisco,” Juxtapoz Magazine, October 25.

Russeth, Andrew. “Critic’s Diary,” Art News, September 12.

Fateman, Johana. “Curtis Talwst Santiago and Hilary Pecis at Rachel Uffner,” The New Yorker, June 25. 

Robinson, Leanna. “Vision Valley, An Effortless Cool Factor,” The Artillery, May 10.
2017
Peffier, Prudence, “Hilary Pecis at Joshua Liner,” Artforum, Summer. 

Horst, Aaron, “Fake News at CES Gallery,” CARLA, May 19. 

"Fake News,” Wall Street International, May 11. 

“Hilary Pecis at Joshua Liner Gallery,” Blouin Art Info, New York, April 21. 

2016
Hotchkiss, Sarah. “Artful Dodger: Jump Joyfully into July Art Happenings,” KQED, June 30. 
Chun, Kimberly, “From SF to LA, Hilary Pecis Finds Her Place in the Sun,” SF Gate, June 28. 

2012
Goergen, Stacy, “Collage and Effect,” Hampton Magazine, p154-156, June 29. 
Cuffe, Michael, “Erin M. Riley and Hilary Pecis Interview About Their New Bodies of Work at Guerrero Gallery,” Warholian, April.

Russo, Rebecca, “Il Metodo VideoInsight,” Postmedia Books. 

2011
O’Toole, Meighan, “Fish Bowl,” Foam Magazine, pg. 35, September. 

McManus, Austin. “Hilary Pecis,” Juxtapoz Magazine, p.52-65 &140-141, May. 

Riba, Stefano, “Mezze Verita e Autentiche Menzogne”, ArtTribune, April, 2011 

Louise Turner, Cherie, “SF Galleries: Collages of Calculated Chaos,” Huffington Post, February 25. 

Harman, Ken, “An Interview with Hilary Pecis,” Hi Fructose, February16. 

Andrews, Bryan, “Omega and Half Truths & Outright Lies,” Art Practical, Feb. 12.
2010
Farr, Kristin, “Guerrero Gallery Opening,” KQED.org:Arts, March 18. 

2009
Gavin, Francesca, “Hilary Pecis,” Dazed and Confused Magazine, Issue 179, October. 
Broder Van Dyke, Michelle, “What You Are, I Once Was,” San Francisco Chronicle, October 29. 

Louise Turner, Chérie, “Hilary Pecis: Intricacies of Phantom Content at Triple Base Gallery,” Art Ltd., September, 2009. 

Vogel, Traci, “Hilary Pecis: Intricacies of Phantom Content,” SF Weekly, July 13. 
Sussman, Matt, “Intricacies of Phantom Content,” SF Bay Guardian, June 24. 
Sussman, Matt, “Hilary Pecis and Elyse Mallouk,” Flavorpill, June 19. 

Chun, Kimberly, “Hard-Boiled Wonderland: The Candy-Colored Kaleidoscopes Of Hilary Pecis,” 7×7, June 5. 

Beltran, JD, “New Art From Fresh Minds,” SF Gate, April 23. 

“Traversing Wilderness,” NY Arts Magazine, January/February. 

2008
“Hilary Pecis,” New American Paintings, Issue #79, December. 

Ray Huston, Johnny, “SF Guardian, Picks,” September 3.
“Masterminds,” SF Weekly, March 19. 

2007
R. Klanten, S. Ehmann, B. Meyer, NeoGeo: A New Edge to Abstraction, Prestel.
2006
New American Paintings, Issue #67, December.