Brendan Lott
Lives and works in Los Angeles

Walter Maciel Gallery

2006    MFA, Stanford University
2001     BFA, San Francisco Art Institute

Solo Exhibitions

2017 Play in Progress, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Pure States Cannot Evolve Into Mixed States, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2013 Making Infinity Imaginable, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2011 Up and Down and Top and Bottom and Charm and Strange, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2010 Paintings of the Vernacular, Autzen Gallery, Portland State University, OR
2009 Paintings of the Vernacular, Baer Ridgway Exhibitions (Oct 2009), San Francisco, CA
2008 Photo Miami Fair, Miami FL, featured by Stephen Cohen Gallery
          Memories I’ll Never Have, San Jose Museum of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA
2004 Build Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions

ArtPadSF, Walter Maciel Gallery, Room 17, San Francisco, CA
Miami Project, Walter Maciel Gallery, Miami, FL

MoCA Fresh Auction, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Miami Project, Walter Maciel Gallery, Miami, FL
ArtPadSF, Walter Maciel Gallery, Room 17, San Francisco, CA

MISAPPROPRIATION, group show with Ray Beldner, Sonja Schenk, Annie
Seaton, Orange Studio, Culver City, CA
Beneath the Picture, Ambach and Rice, Seattle, WA

Valley of the Dolls, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Marked: A Show of Figure, Like the Spice Gallery, New York, NY

A Thin Slice: San Francisco Art Institute Alumni & Faculty, Baer Ridgway Exhibitions, San Francisco, CA
LA MoCA Fresh Auction, Los Angeles, CA
Dark Americana, Baer Ridgeway Exhibitions, San Francisco, CA
SF Weekly Masterminds Finalist Exhibition, San Francisco, CA

The Allegory of the Mountain, Mahan Gallery, Columbus, OH
To Illustrate and Multiply: An Open Book, LA MoCA, Los Angeles, CA
Dress Right, Apartment 3, Los Angeles, CA
Reconciling America: Miraculous Encounters with the Mundane, San Francisco Art Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA

SupaStore, Elizabeth Paige Smith, Venice, CA
Corpus Humorous, Shatford Library, Pasadena, CA
Phaedra’s Love, Hangar 1018, Los Angeles, CA

Sweeney Gallery, UC Riverside, Riverside, CA
Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
Fluctuating Images, Stuttgart, Germany
Musée d’Art Modern et Contemporain, Strasbourg, France
Southern Exposure Auction, San Francisco, CA

Blackbird Space, San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Art Commission Gallery 2005, San Francisco, CA
Welton Gallery, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

NewFangle Exhibition, San Francisco, CA
Luggage Store Gallery Auction San Francisco, CA

Build Gallery San Francisco, CA
Introductions, Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA
Kunstraum B/2, Leipzig, Germany

111 Minna St. Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Independent Exposure, Houston, TX
Buero Spors, Berlin, Germany

Public Collections
Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art

Awards and Scholarships
2012  Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant
2004-2006  E. Eric and Elizabeth D. Johnson Fellowship in Studio Art
2005  Murphy & Cadogan Fellowships in the Fine Arts
2001  Osher Summer Travel Abroad Award
2001  San Francisco Art Institute Spring Show Award
1999-2001 Bernard Osher Scholarship, with the San Francisco Art Institute

Huffington Post, January 2011
Global Capitalism as Art: The Case of Brendan Lott’s Non-Memory, Grant Kien, 2010
LA Weekly, People Issue: Brendan Lott, 2010
SF Examiner, May 2009
Glen Helfand’s 2008 Top 10, SF Bay Guardian, Dec 2008
DC’s – Dennis Cooper’s Blog – The Paintings of Brendan Lott, April 2008 – Screen Test, San Jose, June 2008
Smyles and Fish, Cover, Nov 2007
ArtWeek, Feburary 2006
SF Weekly, House of Tudor, April 16-22, 2003
Cinema Close Ups radio interview 90.7 KALX May 25, 2002
Punk Planet March/April 2001