Kimberly A. Faler

Solo Exhibitions
More-or-Less, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, OH

Wasting Time, dePree Gallery, Hope College, Holland MI.
Double Bubble, PALO Gallery, New York City, NY

Something that Feels like the Truth, LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, MA

Cope and Drag, Saint Kate Hotel, Milwaukee, WI
Give Me Your Anxiety, LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, MA

This Must Be The Place, Beeler Gallery, Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio
You Don’t Know my Horizon, David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University, Providence, RI
Excuse Me, LaMontagne Gallery, Winchester, MA

You Don't Know My Horizon, Artpace, San Antonio, TX

And then, Gridspace, Brooklyn, NY

Ground Floor, Anaba Project, Bestheda, MD

Everything changes everything, LaMontagne Gallery, South Boston, MA

Thank something Large, RhysMendes Gallery, São Paulo, Brazil
Gambiarra com Ouro, RhysMendes Gallery, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Awards, Fellowships and Residencies
Kohler Artist-in-Industry Program, Kohler, WI

Martha Boschen Porter Fund, Berkshire Taconic Foundation, Sheffield MA

Artpace, Artist-in-Residence, San Antonio, TX
Artist Resource Trust Grant, Berkshire Taconic Foundation, Sheffield, MA

The Rauschenberg Residency on Captiva Island, FL
Assets for Artists, North Adams, MA

Summer Artist Institute, LMCC/ Creative Capital, New York, NY

Anaba Project, Artist Residency, Washington DC

Capacete Entertainments, Residency Program, Rio de Janiero, Brazil
Espaço Coringa Residency Program, São Paulo, Brazil
Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Artist Residency Grant, Omaha, NE

U.S. Fulbright Scholarship (BrazIl)
MFA Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant

Visual Arts Sea Grant, University of Rhode Island
Vermont Studio Center, Artist Residency Grant, Johnson, VT

Selected Group Exhibitions

Masion Palo, PALO Gallery, NYC
Art Without Borders Charity Auction, Royal Academy, London, UK
A Blue Semiotic, PALO Gallery, NYC
Femme F(r)iction, Academy Mansion, New York City, NY

MASS MoCA Gala (commissioned work), North Adams, MA

Kissing Through a Curtain, MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA
While you were Sleeping, LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, MA

The Taste of a Cinder Block is Not a Cinder Block or An Ordinary Kind of Magic, The Able Baker, Portland, ME
Kissing Through a Curtain, Mass MoCA, North Adams, Ma

Mixed Media, Site:Brooklyn, Ny, NY
Out of the Closet, LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, MA
A Half Note Familiar, C for Courtside, Knoxville, TN
Out of Line, September Gallery, Hudson, NY

Sting 26, The Beehive, Boston, MA
No Agenda, Williamstown Town Hall, Williamstown, MA
LaMontagne Gallery, Untitled Art Fair, Miami, FL
We Need to Talk, Outside, North Adams, MA
U &Us, Blancher Gallery, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA

Reclamation, Collarworks, Albany, NY
The Art of Paper, A/D Gallery, University of North Carolina, Pembroke
Art Dubai Open Studio Program, Cuadro Gallery, Art Dubai, Dubai, UAE

Faculty Exhibition, 
Mary Lyon Hall, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA
R10 Open Studios,
Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, Captiva, FL

Pulse Contemporary Art Fair,
LaMontagne Gallery, Miami Beach, FL
Albany Public Library, Albany, NY
The Architecture Between Us,
The Art Center of the Capital Region, Troy, NY
No Country for Old Men,
Landmark College, Putney, VT

An Amory Show,
Opalka Gallery, Sage College, Albany NY
Grizzly Grizzly, Philadelphia, PA
Floor Plan,
Plug Projects, Kansas City, MO
Wistariahurst Museum, Holyoke MA

DeCordova Biennial,
DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
Invisible Cities,
Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (Mass MoCA), N. Adams, MA
Comfort Zone,
Guest Spot, Baltimore, MD

Functional Shift,
Mixed Greens, New York City, NY
RSVP 2011,
New Wilmington Art Association, Wilmington, DE

SP Arte/Feira Internacional de Arte de São Paulo,
MendesWood Gallery, São Paulo, Brazil
Meltem Birey Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Jesus Freak,
Grizzly Grizzly, Philadelphia, PA

SP Arte/Feira Internacional de Arte de São Paulo,
Rhys/Mendes, São Paulo, Brazil
Joan Mitchell 2008 MFA Grant Recipients,
Cue Art Foundation, New York City, New York

Safety Architecture,
Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA
Here and Now,
MFA Thesis Exhibition, Cranbrook Museum of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Nothing is Everything,
Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Actual Size Biennial, Contemporary Art Institute of Detroit, Detroit, MI
What is a Carriage House?, Contemporary Art Institute of Detroit, Detroit, MI
Hotel Pontiac, Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Visiting Artist and Public Lectures
University of Albany, Visiting Lecturer (Sculpture), Albany, NY
Hamilton College, Hamilton, NY (Artist Lecture, Studio Visit)
Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA (Artist Lecture)

The Saint Kate Hotel, Milwaukee, WI

The College of St.Rose, Albany, NY

Columbus College of Art and Design, Lecture, Columbus, Ohio
Rhode Island School of Design, Visiting Critic, Glass Department, Providence, RI
Yale University, Visiting Artist, New Haven, CT
Williams College, Visiting Lecturer, Sculpture

Texas State University, Visiting Artist/Critic, San Marcos, TX
Mount Holyoke College, Visiting Lecturer, Painting and Drawing

Mount Holyoke College, Visiting Lecturer, Painting and Drawing

Williams College, Visiting Lecturer, Sculpture
Plymouth State University, Visiting Artist

Rhode Island School of Design, Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Glass Dept., Providence, RI.
Syracuse University, Visiting Artist, Sculpture Dept, Syracuse, NY

The Guest Spot, Artist Talk, Baltimore, MD, (lecture).
LaMontagne Gallery, Artist Talk, South Boston, MA (lecture).
The Buxton School Artist Talk, Williamstown, MA (Lecture).
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Artist Talk, Mass MoCA, North Adams, MA (Lecture).

Universidade Estadual de Minas Gerias, Escole Guignard, Belo Horizonte, Brazil (Lecture).
Espaço Coringa, Encontro Internacional, Såo Paulo, Brazil (Visting Artist Lecture).
Fulbright Regional Enhancement Seminar, Montevideo, Uruguay (Lecture).
Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Art Talk, Omaha, NE (Lecture).

Commissions and Collections
Mass MoCA, North Adams, (commission)
Saint Kate Hotel, Milwaukee, WI

Saint Kate Hotel, Milwaukee, WI (commission)
Kohler Company Collection, Kohler, WI
Permanent Collection of the John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI

Artpace, San Antonio, TX
Permanent Collection of the Linda Pace Foundation, San Antonio, TX
Private Collection (commission) of Joe Thompson

Fidelity Investments, Boston, MA

Mass MoCA (commission), Invisible Cities, North Adams, MA
deCordova Museum and Sculpture Park (commission), Biennial, Lincoln, MA

Drawing Center, Viewing Program, New York, NY

Private collection of Luisa Strina, São Paulo, Brazil
Private collection of Pedro Mendes, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Private collection of David Hillard, Boston, MA

Preservation Interest Group, Pontiac, MI

Gallery Representation
PALO Gallery, New York City, NY

M.F.A. 2008 Cranbrook Academy of Art, Sculpture
B.F.A. 2002 Ohio Wesleyan University, Studio Art

Selected Bibliography and Publications
Carter, Lee “What I Buy and Why: Collecting is in the Blood of for Gallerist Paul Henkel, an Art Historian Who Hails From a Family of Connoisseurs”, Artnet, August 2023.

Rahmanan, Anna, “Walk through floating sculptures of chewed bubble gum at this free exhibit downtown”,, March 11.
Cascone, Sarah, “Editors’ Picks: 12 Events for Your Art Calendar This Week, From Ad Reinhardt Curated by James Turrell to Larger-Than-Life Chewing-Gum Art”, Artnet, February 22.
Anapur, Eli, “Kim Faler’s Immersive Installation comes to PALO Gallery”, Widewalls, February 26.

Van Stratten, Laura, “At Mass MoCA, Supporting Artists Beyond, Exhibitions, The New York Times, October 21.
Harrington, Leah Triplett, “Purpose and Whimsy Blend in a Show at LaMontagne Gallery, WBUR, The ARTery, April 20.
Whyte, Murray, “At MASS MoCA, art from the faults of translation”, The Boston Globe, January 21.

Huberdeau, Jennifer. Take 5 with Kim Faler: Sculptors work garners attention even during pandemic.The Berkshire Eagle, November 21.
Gural, Natasha. Live Gallery Experience Resumes With Dynamic Installations and Sculpture That Engage And Question The Viewer Forbes Magazine, September 3.
Farago, Jason. Berkshires Museums Are Beckoning. The New York Times, July 24.
Huberdeau, Jennifer. Lost…and found, in translation, The Berkshire Eagle, July 12.

McQuaid, Cate, Artist finds import in the everyday, The Boston Globe, 1/23/19
Cate McQuaid, The Ticket, The Boston Globe, 6/8/2017
Stafford, Scott, From office space to artist's place, The Berkshire Eagle, 12/4/17

Clark, Lauren, Art with Attitude; New England Talent to Watch in 2016, 12/15-1/16, pg.42, Take Magazine (print edition) Artist to Watch in 2016
Clark, Lauren, ‘Looking over the Overlooked’, The Take Magazine, 2/20/15, The Take Magazine
Meloche, Jaclyn, ‘Materials Matter: The Politics of Posthumanist Performativity in Contemporary Studio Practice.’ PhD Thesis, Chapter 3, pg. 80-95, Concordia University, Spectrum Library

Griffin, Amy, “No place like home” The Times Union, 5/15/14,preview section, pg. 19, The Times Union,

Newhall, Edith, “Galleries: Sculptures, paintings and installation”, The Philadelphia Inquirer, 6/16/2013, The Philadelphia Inquirer
Morgan, Keith N., “Invisible Cities”, College Art Association Review, 3/11/13. CAA Reviews
Rowlett, Samuel, Big Red and Shiny: Connecticut River Art Review, A Field Guide, 1/23/13,Big Red and Shiny

Stretch, Bonnie Barrett, “Interview: Susan Cross, Curator of Invisible Cities at MASS MoCA , Art New England,11/12. Art New England
Ober, Cara, Instituting Change: Guest Spot @ The Reinstitute is a new and improved art space,9/10/12, BmoreArt Magazine
Cate McQuaid, ‘Galleries around Boston: ‘The Space Between’ and beyond’, The Boston Globe, 7/2512. The Boston Globe
Seven, John, “Artist makes works that end, North Adams Transcript, 5/4/12. North Adams Transcript
2012 Decordova Biennial (catalog) pg 24&58-9
Devlin, Elizabeth Lyons, ‘Impossible Objects Doomed from the Start,' 1/23/2012, Flux Boston

Studio Visit Magazine, Volume 14, pg 64-65

Marti, Silas, “Artista exagera padrões de azulejos em fotografias”, Folha de São Paulo, 12/16/09, Section E, pg. 9. Folha de Sao Paulo
Armani, Priscila, “Galeria Rhys Mendes inaugua nesta quarta as mostras De Passagem e Thank Something Large”,12/16/09, POP4
Feira International de Arte de São Paulo, 2009 (catalog). RhysMendes Gallery, 5/09, pg. 164
White, Roger, "The work of Caleb Taylor, Asad Faulwell, Joanne Schiavone and Kimberly Faler", Joan Mitchell Foundation 2008 Grant Recipients, presented by the Cue Foundation 5/09, pg. 9-11.
Savich, Zach, Three Poems, Propeller Magazine, 10/09, pg. 30-39, Propeller Magazine
UMASS Small Press Bonanza, Microfilme Magazine One, Cover art. Issue 1, 12/09

Joseph, Lou, Safety Architecture, Muhlenberg College, 10/08, pg. 6.
Faler, Kim, Here & Now, Cranbrook Academy of Art (graduate catalog), 5/09, pg. 159-160