Born 1983 in Woodland, CA

Lives and works in New York City

Represented by Pace Gallery






Master of Fine Arts in Painting at Virginia Commonwealth University


Bachelor of Arts at the University of California at Santa Barbara, in the Department of the College of Creative Studies




Loie Hollowell: Dominant / Recessive, Pace London, London, England/ August 28–September 20, 2018.


Loie Hollowell: Point of Entry, Pace Palo Alto, Palo Alto, CA/ September 20–November 2, 2017.


Mother Tongue, Feuer Mesler, New York, NY/ October 27–December 18, 2016.


AHHA, 106 Green, Brooklyn, NY/ November 7–December 13, 2015.


Middle Ground, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in collaboration with Richmond International Airport, Richmond, VA/ November 1–February 27, 2011.


LOST, The National Gallery of Saskatchewan, Canora, Canada/ December 20–January 20, 2008.

I Repeat Myself, Sacramento City College Kondos Gallery, Sacramento, CA/ October 1–October 31, 2008.




Georgia O’Keeffe and Contemporary Artists, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR/ May 26–September 3, 2018.

10, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY/ January 12–February 14, 2018.

Line and Verse, Andrehn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm, Sweden/ January 11–February 17, 2018.


Summer Days (and Summer Nights), Pace Gallery, 32 East 57th Street, NY/ July 20–August 18, 2017

Dreamers Awake, White Cube Bermondsey, London, England/ June 28–September 17, 2017. (Catalogue)

Inaugural Exhibition: Oliver Twist, Chapter 2, Rental Gallery, East Hampton, NY, May 20–June 17, 2017.


3 Women, The Landing, Los Angeles, CA/ July 23–September 17, 2016.

Self, Massimo De Carlo, London, England/ June 10–July 29, 2016.

After Effect, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, TX/ March 11–August 21, 2016.

NADA New York, Feuer/Mesler, New York, NY/ May 5–8, 2016.

Art Los Angeles Contemporary, Feuer/Mesler, Los Angeles, CA/ January 28–31, 2016.

FOG Design+Art, Salon 94,  San Francisco, CA/ January 14–17, 2016.


NYC Painters, Páramo, Guadalajara, Mexico/ curated by Meaghan Kent and Maureen Cavanaugh/ Dec10-Jan23/ second installation of show at El Museo de los Pintores Oaxaqueños, Oaxaca, Mexico/ April–June 2015

NADA Miami, Feuer/Mesler, Miami, FL/ December 3–5, 2015.

Mirror Mirror, RISDI Painting Gallery, Providence, RI/ curated by Hilary Doyle and Reid Hitt/ November 17–December 14, 2015.

Paul Klee, Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY/ curated by Ashley Garrett and JJ Manford/ October 10–November 1, 2015.

Eat a Peach, Jeff Bailey Gallery, Hudson, NY/ September 5–October 18, 2015.

INTROVERSE, Yashar Gallery, Brooklyn, NY/ curated by Leonard Reibstein/ August 14–30, 2015.

NEWD Art Show, 106 Green/ New York, NY/ June 5–7, 2015.

I swallowed a moon made of iron…, Peninsula Art Space, Brooklyn, NY/ curated by Alan Longino/ February 13–March 29, 2015.


Recent Paintings: Amy Lincoln, Loie Hollowell, with Ron Richter, Valentine Gallery, Queens, NY/ April 26–May 19, 2013.

Ten Years Too Late, Institut Für Alles Mögliche, Mitte-Berlin, Germany/ curated by Caetlynn Juniper Booth/ March 1–31, 2013.


Recent Drawings: David Humphrey, James Siena, Eva Schicker and Loie Hollowell, Valentine Gallery, Queens, NY/ November 30–December 23, 2012.

Super Natural, Projekt 722, Brooklyn, NY/ September 7–October 14, 2012.


Liminal Light, Project 4 Gallery, Washington, DC/ curated by Christine Gray/ April 30–June 4, 2011.


Elusive Interiors- poems by Iris Cushing and paintings by Loie Hollowell (opening performance by Eileen Myles), Tribes Gallery, Manhattan, NY/ March 3–March 28, 2009.




Constance Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts Summer Residency

Queens Arts Fund Grant from the Queens Council on the Arts


Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship


Salem Art Works Summer Residency, Salem, NY


Yale Summer School of Art and Music, Norforlk, CT




Allison, Genevieve. “Loie Hollowell, Feuer/Mesler” (exhibition review). Accessed 20 December 2016.

Bode, Katie. “’3 Women’ at The Landing” (exhibition review). Contemporary Art Review LA, 11 August 2016.

Mills, Katelynn. “Sunset Sex: Loie Hollowell at Feuer/Mesler” (exhibition review). Art Critical, 27 November 2016.

Mizota, Sharon. “What is the ‘women’s aesthetic’? The gallery show ‘3 Women’ offers some answers” (exhibition review). Los Angeles Times, 17 August 2016.

Whiteford, Meg. “Critics’ Picks: ‘3 Women’, The Landing” (exhibition review). Accessed 20 December 2016.


Hollowell, Loie. “Interview: Loie Hollowell in Sunnyside.” Interview by Rob Kaiser-Schatzlein. Two Coats of Paint, 23 September 2015.

Hollowell, Loie. “Painting a Strangely Spiritual and Sexual Pleasure.” Interview by Iris Cushing. Hyperallergic, 8 December 2015.

Schwendener, Martha. “Loie Hollowell’s Abstract Body Landscapes” (106 Green exhibition review). The New York Times, 27 November 2015: C30.


Zwerenz, John Lars. “Young artists flock to Ridgewood.” Queens Ledger, 1 May 2013.