Biography

Barnaby Furnas (b. 1973) lives and works in New York, NY. Furnas received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1995 from the School of Visual Arts, New York, NY and a Masters of Fine Art degree in 2000 from Columbia University, New York, NY.

 

Furnas has had domestic and international exhibitions at Anthony Meier Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA; Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gatehead, UK; Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO; Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY; Modern Art, London, UK; The Modern Art Museum of Forth Worth, Fort Worth, TX; Monica de Cardenas Galleria, Zuoz St. Moritz, Switzerland; Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, Denver, CO; Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, UK; and Victoria Miro Gallery, London, UK.

 

Recent group exhibitions include The Violet Crab, David Roberts Arts Foundation, London, UK, 2015; Back to Eden: Contemporary Artists Wander the Garden, Museum of Biblical Art, New York, NY, 2014; Make It Big, Make It Red, Put A Crown On It, Catinca Tabacaru Gallery, New York, NY, 2014; Dee Ferris, Barnaby Furnas, Annie Lapin, Sargent's Daughter, New York, NY, 2014; Civil War Contemporary Remix, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA, 2014; Painting in Place, Los Angeles Nomadic Division, Los Angeles, CA, 2013; The Black Mirror, Diane Rosenstein Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA, 2013; Chicken or Beef?, The Hole, New York, NY, 2013; and PAPER BAND, Jason McCoy Gallery, New York, NY, 2012.

 

Selected public collections include Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY; Dakis Joannou Collection Foundation, Greece; Fort Worth Modern Art Museum, TX; Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, TX; Honart Museum, Teheran; MCA Chicago, IL; MoCA, LA;
The Lever House Art Collection, NY; Museum of Modern Art, NY; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA; and Whitney Museum of American Art, NY.