Mark Flood (b. 1957, Houston, Texas) is an artist living and working in Houston. He attended Rice University and graduated in 1981. Recent exhibitions include Mark Flood: Gratest Hits at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston (2016); Paintings From The War For Social Justice at Ever Gold [Projects] (San Francisco, 2016); The Future is Ow at Marlborough Gallery (New York, 2016); American Buffet Upgrade at Stuart Shave/Modern Art (London, 2015); ASTROTURF YELP REVIEW SAYS YES at Peres Projects (Berlin, 2015); and Mark Flood at the Rubell Family Collection (Miami, 2015). His work has been reviewed and featured in many publications including Artforum, Art in America, Frieze Magazine, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal. Flood’s work is in the collections of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, the Dallas Museum of Art, the Menil Collection, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and the Birmingham Art Museum.

 

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Exhibitions with Ever Gold [Projects]:

Mark Flood
Paintings From The War For Social Justice
November 4 – December 22, 2016

Mark Flood
Some Frequently Assked Questins
July 9 – August 15, 2015

 

 

Mark Flood
Who Are The Two Sisters?, 2018
Acrylic on canvas
10 x 18 inches

 

 

Mark Flood
Celt Landscape, 2017
Acrylic on canvas
11 x 18 inches

 

 

Mark Flood
The Priestess, 2016
Acrylic on canvas
40 × 30 inches

 

 

Mark Flood
Morning Mist (Miami Beach), 2016
Acrylic on canvas
72 × 102 inches

 

 

Mark Flood
Clear Water (Miami Beach), 2016
Acrylic on canvas
70 × 102 inches

 

 

Mark Flood
The Colossi, 2016
Acrylic on canvas
40 × 30 inches

 
 
 

 

 

MARK FLOOD

Born 1957, Houston, Texas
Lives and works in Houston, Texas

 

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017
GOOGLE MURDER-SUICIDE at Maccarone Gallery (New York, NY)

2016
Mark Flood: Gratest Hits at Contemporary Arts Museum Houston (Houston, TX)

2015
American Buffet Upgrade at Stuart Shave/Modern Art (London, England)
ASTROTURF YELP REVIEW SAYS YES at Peres Projects (Berlin, Germany)
Mark Flood at Rubell Family Collection, Miami, US

2014
Mark Flood at Modern Art (London, England)
Available NASDAQ Symbol at Zach Feuer Gallery (New York, NY)
Insider Art Fair at Center 548 (New York, NY)
Another Painting at Contemporary Art Museum (St. Louis, MO)

2013
Facebook Farm at Beta Pictoris, Birmingham, AL
LAME LEWD AND DEPRESSED: Lane Hagood, Mark Flood, and Jeremy DePrez at Co-Lab Projects (Austin, TX)
Mark Lood Ask Officer Pepperspray at Peres Projects (Berlin, Germany)

2012
Bushwick Basement at Grimm Schultz, Brooklyn, NY
YES YES YAWN at Home Alone Gallery (New York, NY)
ARTSTAR at Zach Feuer Gallery (New York, NY)
The Hateful Years at Luxembourg & Dayan (New York, NY)
PEOPLE ARE STRANGLE at Peres Projects (Berlin, Germany)

2011
MURK FLOOD at Zach Feuer Gallery (New York, NY)
Monument to the Responsible Management of the Earth at Maccarone (New York, NY)
The Bitterness of the Red Pill at Cardoza Fine Art (Houston, TX)

2010
Bitch Moves at Peres Projects (Berlin, Germany)
Decorations on her Body at Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich
Green Cube at Noma Gallery (San Francisco, CA)

2009
Chelsea Whores at Zach Feuer Gallery (New York, NY)
Wart Exhibit at Peres Projects (Berlin, Germany)

2008
Entertainment Weakly at Peres Projects (Los Angeles, CA)
Vote Demon Replicant, Locker Plant at Chinati Foundation (Marfa, TX)
Nondifference Personified at Brasil (Houston, TX)

2006
Assorted Rags at Arthur Roger Gallery (New Orleans, LA)
Lace Paintings at Marty Walker Gallery (Dallas, TX)
Lace Paintings at Finesilver Gallery (San Antonio, TX)

2005
Surprise Your Loved Ones at Machine Project (Los Angeles, CA)
Support Your Local Parasitic Art Bureaucracy at Brasil (Houston, TX)

2004
Lace Paintings at American Fine Art (New York, NY)
Lace Paintings at Angstrom (Dallas, TX)
Lace Paintings at Mixture (Houston, TX)

2002
Lace Paintings at Solway Jones (Los Angeles, CA)
Mark Flood at Marfa Book Company (Marfa, TX)
Lace Paintings at Mixture Gallery (Houston, TX)
Mark Flood at Angstrom Gallery (Dallas, TX)

2001
Lace Paintings at Sala Diaz (San Antonio, TX)

2000
An Exhibition of Work by Mark Flood Organized by Rob Weiner (Marfa, TX)

1998
Temple Signage at Commerce Street Artists Warehouse (Houston, TX)

1997
More Mark Flood at Brasil (Houston, TX)

1994
Mark Flood at Lynn Goode Gallery (Houston, TX)

1993
Trophy Paintings at Zero One Gallery (Los Angeles, CA)

1992
Art Management at Lynn Goode Gallery (Houston, TX)

1991
Social Bodies at GVG Gallery (Houston, TX)

1989
Imperatives at GVG Gallery (Houston, TX)
Celebrity Idolatry at Commerce Street (Houston, TX)

1988
Billboard Alterations at DiverseWorks (Houston, TX)

1987
My Relationship with my Co-Workers at Instituto Stato di Cultura (Houston, TX)

1981
And Man Chose at 3221 Milam (Houston, TX)

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016
Wild Style: Exhibition of Figurative Art at Peres Projects (Berlin, Germany)
The Future is Ow at Marlborough Gallery (New York, NY)

2015
Theories on Forgetting at Gagosian Gallery (Los Angeles, CA)
#RAWHIDE at Venus Over Manhattan (New York, NY)
Word by Word at Luxembourg & Dayan (London, England)
Serialize at Peres Projects (Berlin, Germany)

2014
Summer in Gstaad at Patricia Low Contemporary (Gstaad, Switzerland)
New Hells at Derek Eller Gallery (New York, NY)

2013
Art for Rollins at The Alfond Collection of Contemporary Art at Rollins College (Winter Park, FL)
Analogital at Utah Museum of Contemporary Art (Salt Lake City, UT)
Harold Ancart, Kristin Baker, Mark Barrow, nina Beier, Anna Betbeze, Mark Flood, Thilo Heinzmann, John Henderson, Scott Lyall, Jayson Musson, Renaud Regnery and Pae White at Galerie Perrotin (Paris, France)
The Writing is on the Wall at Jonathan Viner (London, England)
Art for Art’s Sake at Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University (Malibu, CA)
LAME LEWD AND DEPRESSED: Lane Hagood, Mark Flood, and Jeremy DePrez at Co-Lab Projects (Austin, TX)
Outside the Lines: UIA (Unlikely lterations of the Abstract) at Contemporary Arts Museum Houston (Houston, TX)
Double Hamburger Deluxe at Marlborough Chelsea (New York, NY)
ANAMERICANA at American Academy (Rome, Italy)

2012
Idealizing the Imaginary: Invention and Illusion in Contemporary Painting at Oakland University Art Gallery (Rochester, MI)
BLIND CUT at Marlborough Gallery (New York, NY)
Collaborations & Interventions at CCA Kunsthalle Andratx (Mallorca, Spain)
Files, Desks, Chairs at 1100 E 5th Street (former TOPS warehouse) (Austin, TX)
It’s Always Sunny on the Inside at Anton Kern Gallery (New York, NY)
Détournement: Signs of the Times at Jonathan LeVine Gallery (New York, NY)
In Plain Sight at McClain Gallery (Houston, TX)
Eagles at Marlborough Gallery (Madrid, Spain)

2011
The Cannibal’s Muse II at Autocenter (Berlin, Germany)
A Painting Show at Autocenter (Berlin, Germany)
Grisaille at Luxembourg & Dayan (New York, NY)

2010
Preconceived Iconography at Museum 52 (New York, NY)
SHRED at Perry Rubenstein Gallery (New York, NY)
Open at Zach Feuer Gallery (New York, NY)

2009
There’s something I’ve been meaning to tell you… at Marty Walker Gallery (Dallas, TX)
Reality Sandwiches at Artnews Projects (Berlin, Germany)
Minneapolis at Peres Projects (Los Angeles, CA)
Mark Flood and John Kleckner: Additional Paintings at REMAP2 (Athens, Greece)
Geography of the Imagination at Lead Apron (Los Angeles, CA)

2008
Pretty Ugly at Maccarone Gallery (New York, NY)
Sack of Bones at Asia Song Society (New York, NY) and Peres Projects (Los Angeles, CA)

2007
Big at Cameron Art Museum (Wilmington, NC)
Group Exhibition by Gallery Artists at Marty Walker Gallery (Dallas, TX)
New Paintings by Jeff Elrod, Mark Flood and Jeff Zilm at Marty Walker Gallery (Dallas, TX)

2006
Scope at Pulse and Flow Miami 2006 (Miami, FL)
Mark Flood, Jeff Elrod, and Jack Pierson at Marfa Book Company (Marfa, TX)
Inaugural Group Show at Marty Walker Gallery (Dallas, TX)

2005
Return of the Boys in the Bubble at Anton Kern Gallery (New York, NY)
Restless at Glassell School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts (Houston, TX)

2002
Blip at University of South Florida Contemporary Arts Museum (Tampa, FL)
Bitchin’ Pictures at Solway Jones (Los Angeles, CA)
Million Dollar Hotel (Houston, TX)

2001
Show People at CB313 Gallery (New York, NY)
Kick the Habit at Good/Bad (New York, NY)
Postmodern Americans: a selection at The Menil Collection (Houston, TX)
Trying Too Hard at Commerce Street (Houston, TX)

2000
Broken Paintings at Hofstra University, Hempstead (New York, NY)
Mark Flood, Dan McCarthy, Jack Pierson at Anton Kern Gallery (New York, NY)

1999
Texas Draws at Contemporary Arts Museum Houston (Houston, TX)

1998
Elrod/Flood/Tucker at Angstrom Gallery (Dallas, TX)

1997
Monstrous Double at Lawndale Art Center (Houston, TX)
Uncommon Sense at Geffen Contemporary, Museum of Contemporary Art (Los Angeles, CA)

1996
Unmade in the U.S.A. at La Pananderia (Mexico City, Mexico)

1995
City Folk at Holly Solomon Gallery (New York, NY)

1994
Made in the U.S.A.: A 2000 Year Survey at Thicket Gallery (New York, NY)

1993
Texas Contemporary: Acquisitions of the 90s at Museum of Fine Art (Houston, TX)
Darkness and Light at Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston (Houston, TX)
Faces at River Oaks Theater (Houston, TX)
100 Viewings of the Rodney King Beating at Catal Huyuk (Houston, TX)

1992
Paint by Numbers at Bridgewater-Lustberg Gallery (New York, NY)
Avenues of Departure at Contemporary Art Center (New Orleans, LA)
Primarily Paint at Laguna Gloria Museum (Austin, TX)
Crosses at Jamison Thomas Gallery (Portland, OR)

1991
Texas Selections from The Menil Collection at Galveston Art Center (Galveston, TX)
Animals at Max Fish (New York, NY)
Perfect World at San Antonio Museum of Art (San Antonio, TX)
Mutilations at Max Fish, New York (New York, NY)
Pop Art: The Object Transformed at Museum of Fine Arts (Houston, TX)

1990
The Art of Assemblage at Lynn Goode Gallery (Houston, TX)
Texas Art Celebration 90 at 1600 Smith (Houston, TX)

1989
Primal Screen: A Fake Art Movement at Treebeard’s (Houston, TX)

1988
Club Proteus (Houston, TX)
Synergy at Glassell School of Art (Houston, TX)
Houston 88 at 1600 Smith (Houston, TX)

1987
Vandalism at Screen Memories (Houston, TX)
One Eye at Houston Center for Photography (Houston, TX)
True Wit – Humor in Texas Art at 1600 Smith (Houston, TX)
Found at DiverseWorks (Houston, TX)

1986
3 to 5 at DiverseWorks (Houston, TX)

1985
Propaganda at Mid-Town Arts Center (Houston, TX)
Group Show at DiverseWorks (Houston, TX)

1982
Prisoners of Conscience at Studio One (Houston, TX)

1981
Five Unimportant Artists at 3221 Milam (Houston, TX)
Group Show at Studio One (Houston, TX)
 

 

Collections

Dallas Museum of Art (Dallas, TX)
Menil Collection (Houston, TX)
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth (Fort Worth, TX)
Museum of Fine Arts (Houston, TX)

 

 
Residencies and Awards

1991
Engelhard Award