Born: Columbus, OH,

Lives: Chicago, IL



MFA The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

BS Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Judith Geichman is represented by Regards, Chicago, IL,,  regards

Judith Geichman is represented by Regards, Chicago, IL,, regards

Solo Shows:

2018 DIAMOND,Regards Gallery, Chicago, IL

2016 NADA Miami Beach, Solo Show, Christopher Aque and Judith Geichman, Regards Gallery

2015 Solitaire, Regards Gallery, Chicago, IL

2013 Judith Geichman New Paintings and works on Paper, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL

2010 Selected 1 of 2 Solo Shows: Phyllis Bramson and Judith Geichman, THEN IS NOW, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL

2009 Judith Geichman: Julius Caesar Gallery, Chicago, IL

2007 Judith Geichman: Soak, Alfedena Gallery, Chicago, IL

2004 Judith Geichman: Recent Work, Mahan Gallery, Columbus, OH

2001 Playing the Field: Wall, Ground, Surface, Fassbender Gallery, Chicago, IL

2001 Judith Geichman: Floor, Merwin Gallery, Ames School of Art, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL

2000 Judith Geichman: Recent Work, Curated by Peter Gordon, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL 2000

1998 Judith Geichman: STEW, IUN Gallery for Contemporary Art, Indiana University, Northwest, Gary, IN

1998 Judith Geichman: Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL

1992 Judith Giechman Small Scale Paintings, Struve Gallery, Chicago, IL

1992 Judith Geichman: Paintings, A Ten Year Evolution 1982-ˇ92, Struve Gallery, Chicago, IL

1992 Forms of Contemporary Illinois (FOCI), Curated by Robert Sill, The State of Illinois Gallery, Chicago, IL

and Illinois State Museum, Springfield, IL

1988 Judith Geichman: Curated by Hannah Dresner, Spertus Museum of Judaica, Chicago, IL

1982, 1983, Judith Geichman, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, IL

Selected Group Shows:

2018 The Big Picture, Illinois State Museum-ˇLockport Gallery, Lockport, IL,

2017 The Mind’s I, Curated by Ann Harris, Drawing Project Installation, Ed Paschke Art Center, Chicago, IL

2016 San Tirre,, curated by Bill Gross, Side Care Gallery, Hammond, IN

2016 HomeComing, Adds Donna Gallery, Chicago, IL

2014 Rocket Run /Abstraction from Chicago, Organized by Alexander Herzog, Elder Gallery, Nebraska Weslyn University, Lincoln, Nebraska

2014 Figurative vs Abstract, Curated by Melody Saraniti, Hype Park Art Center, Chicago,

2014 Making Space, Curated by Susanne Doremus, Zolla Liberman Galllery, Chicago, IL

2014 Ebb and Flow: Curated by, Diane Levesque, H.F. Johnson Gallery, Carthage College, Kenosha, WI

2013 American Abstraction: From the Collection, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL

2012 PULSE MIAMI CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR, Miami Fl., 2012, Secrsit Gallery, Judith Geichman, Andrew Homlquist, Liliana Porter

2012 The Mind’s I, Curated by Ann Harris, Drawing Project Installation, Julius Caesar Gallery, Chicago, IL

2011 PULSE CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR, NY, NY, Judith Geichman, David Maisel, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL

2011 IRRITABLE ABSTRACTION, curated by Susanne Doremus, Julius Caesar Gallery, Chicago, IL

2010 “We Thought Maybe You Were in the Plot: Rowley Kennerk Gallery, Chicago, IL

2010 PICTURING the STUDIO, Currated By, Michelle Grabner, Annika Marie, Sullivan Galleries, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2009 AS WE LIVE AND BREATH, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, ,IL


Selected Group Shows Continues:

2009 THRASHOLD, Cautis, Chae, DeGiulio, Geichman,Wyant, Zuckerman-ˇHartung, The Art Center of Highland Park, Highland Park, IL

2009 STILL WET a collaborative painting by, Cautis, Chae, DeGiulio, Geichman, Wyant, Zuckerman-ˇHartung, Julius Caesar, Chicago, IL


2005 Art in the Abstract, Curated by Geoffrey Bates and Jim L. Zimmer, Lockport Museum, Lockport, Il and Illinois State Museum, IL

2005 Drawn to Drawing, Betty Rymer Gallery, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

1999 Debardeur: Labor Wearing Images, Studio/Process/Residue, Judith Geichman ad Frank Piatek, NFA Space, Chicago, IL

1999 Abstract Variations: Six Chicago painters: Judith Geichman, Michelle Grabner, Rebecca Morris, Susan Sensemann, Pala Townsend, Pamela Wilson

Curated by Karen Lebergott, Sonnenschein Gallery, Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, IL

1997 Ben Dallas, Judith Geichman, Gordon Powell, Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago, IL 1997 Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL 1997,

1995 Paint and Paper: Geichman, Goldselger, Imber,Kuszek, Pinette, Seidl, Waid;; Rosenberg+ Kaufmann Fine Art, New York, NY

1993 Chicago Abstraction, Curated by Keith Struve, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL

1990 Surface and Light, Curated by Fran Kaufman, Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, New York, NY 1989 Judith Geichman, Stewart Goldman, Helen O’Lear,

Michael Zieve, Organized by Tony Tasset, Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago,IL

1988 Individuals II, Curated by Deven Golden, CompassRose Gallery, Chicago, IL

1984Abstract/Symbol/Image: A Re-ˇVision, Curated by Charlotte Moser(Touring Group Show), Hyde Park Art, Chicago, IL, Hartman Gallery,

Bradley University, Peoria, IL, Elizabeth M. Sinnock Gallery, Quincy IL, Western Illinois University Art Gallery, Macomb, Il Southern Illinois University,

Carbondale, IL North Park College, Carlson Tower Gallery, Chicago, IL

1982 Longitude/Latitude, Black, Blaine, Geichman, Goldselger, Charles Foley, Columbus, OH

Awards, Grants, Fellowships & Residencies:

2017 Marion Kryczka Excellence in Teaching Award, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2011 American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy, Artist Residency

2005 Gilfelag Artist Residency, Akureyri, Iceland

2003 Margaret Klimek Phillips Fellowship

98/94/91 Faculty Enrichment Grant, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

1991 Community Assistance Program, Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs

1989 Visual Artists Fellowship Grant, Painting, National Endowment for the Arts

1983 Visual Artists Fellowship Grant, Painting, National Endowment for the Arts

1982 Project Completion Grant, Illinois Arts Council

1978 Edward L. Ryerson Traveling Fellowship, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Selected Bibliography;

Robin Dluzen, Regards, Chicago, Judith Geichman, DIAMOND, FABRIK Magazine, LA, January, 2019

Deven Golden, Judith Geichman 1988, And Now,, November, 2018

Dana DeGiulio, New Lease, Judith Geichman Exhibition Essay, DIAMOND, Regards, Chicago, November, 2018

Laura Pearson, Fall Art Season, 10 best art shows this season, Chicago Magazine ,September Issue 2015

New American Painting, Midwest Issue, 2013

James Yood, Critics Pick: Chicago, art ltd. Magazine, March/April, 2013

Alan Pocaro, Judith Geichman /Carrie Secrist Gallery, NEWCITY, March 7-ˇ14 2013


Bibliography Continues:

Alan Pocaro, Judith Geichman @ CarrieSecrist Gallery,, 2013

Pearson, Laura, THEN IS NOW, Art and Design, Time Out, April 7, 2010

DeGiulio, Dana, Blink, exhibition catalog essay, LINK, Julius Caesar Gallery, Chicago, IL, April 5, 2009

Nance, Kevin, 2007 REVIEW: IN ART, TRIUMPH AND CONTROVERSY, Chicago Sun-ˇtimes, Sunday December 23, 2007

Artner, Alan, Previews: Ellsworth Snyder and John Cage, Visions of Concern,Judith Geichman, Jose Cobo, Chicago Tribune,November,2007

Nance, Kevin, Stormy Weather, Soak Stirs Tempest of the Mind, Chicago Sun-ˇTimes, Friday, October 26, 2007

Fendrich, Laurie, Judith Geichman: A Matter of Art, Nature and Paint, Soak exhibition catalog essay, October, 2007

Bates, Geoffrey, Art in the Abstract and Manirre Dawson, American Art Review Magazine, August 2005

Mayer, Bill, Columbus native returns to roots with exhibit, The Columbus Dispatch, December, 2004

Hawkins, Margaret, On View: Art is the Process, Chicago Sun-ˇTimes, Sunday, November 4, 2001

Balka, Michael, Judith Geichman, exhibition brochure essay, Chicago Cultural Center, 1998

Wolf-ˇKrantz, Claire, Dallas, Geichman, Powell, exhibition brochure essay, Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago, IL, 199

new american painting, catalog, issue #11, Open Studios Press, Wellesley, MA, 1997

Camper, Fred, NFA Space, Judith Geichman and Frank Piatek, Chicago Reader, September 17, 199

Artner, Alan Color, Texture Set Off A Charge in Geichman’s Work, Chicago Tribune, April 28, 1994

Yood, James, FOIC: Judith Geichman: exhibition brochure essay, January, 1992

McCracken, David, Geichman has the upper hand with paint, Chicago Tribune, January 17, 1992

Plagens, Peter, Keepers of the Faith, Newsweek, January 22, 1990

Golden, Deven, Judith Geichman, Spertus Museum, New Art Examiner, April, 1989

Bulka, Michael, Individuals II, CompassRose Gallery, Dialogue, November, 1988

McCracken, David, Art Event Proves Feminism Alive and Well, Chicago Tribune, October, 1988

Glatt, Cara, Abstract/Symbol/Image:A Re-ˇVision, Hyde Park Art Center, Hyde park Herald, January, 1988

miner, June, 1985

Lyon, Christopher, Chicago / Abstract /Symbol/Image: A Re-ˇVision, ARTnews, December 1984 Taylor, Sue, Abstract /Symbol /Image: A Re-ˇVision, New

Art Examiner, December, 1984

Artner, Alan, Abstract /Symbol /Image: A Re-ˇVision, Chicago Tribune, September, 1984

Wolf-ˇKrantz, Claire, Margaret Lanterman, Heidi Seidelhuber, Judy Geichman, Artemisia Gallery, New Art Examiner, May 1982

Schultz, Franz, The Brush is Back at Jan Cicero, Artemisia Shows, Sunday Sun-ˇTimes, March 21, 1982

Museums, Public and Corporate Collections:

The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

Illinois State Museum, Springfield, IL

Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL

Purdue University Northwest, Westville, IN

Jameson Realty, Chicago, IL

Jupiter Corporation, Chicago, IL

MCZ Development, Chicago, IL


Museums, Public and Corporate Collections cont.:

Pro Care Dental Group, P.C., Arlington Heights, IL

Reynoldsburg School District, Reynoldsburg, OH

Sandoz Argo, Inc. Des Plaines, IL

Teaching Experience:

1984-ˇ Present: The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Full Adjunct Professor, Painting and Drawing Department, Under-ˇGraduate Instructor,

Graduate and Post-ˇBaccalaureate Advisor

2013 Teacher Institute in Contemporary Art Program, NEA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Summer 2013, Visiting Artist/Lecturer

2012,13 Ireland Study Trip, Ballyvaughan, Ireland, Burren College of Art /School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2012 Vermont College of Fine Arts, MFA Artist/Teacher

2011 University of the Arts, Philadelphia MFA Studio Mentor

2009 Loyola University University, Art & Design Program, Chicago, IL Visiting Artist/Lecture

2002 Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA Visiting Artist/Lecturer

2001 Illinois Wesleyan University, Ames School of Art Bloomington, Il Visiting Artist/Lecturer

1999 Washington University, School of Art,, St. Louis, MO, Visiting Artist/Lecturer

1999 Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield, MI Visiting Artist/Lecturer

1997 Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield, MI Visiting Artist/Lecturer

1997 Bradley University, Peoria, IL Visiting Artist/Lecturer

1997 Ohio State University, Columbus, OH Visiting Artist/Lecturer, First Year Program

1997 Olive Harvey Community College, Chicago, IL Visiting Artist, Beginning Drawing Course

1997 Oxbow, Summer Arts Program, SAIC Visiting Artist, lecture, instructor

1991,89 Ox-ˇBow, Summer Arts Program, Saugatuck, MI Visiting Artist/Lecturer

1996 The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Visiting Lecturer, The First Year Program

1989, Hospitalfield School of Art, Abroath, Scotland / The School of the Art Institute Chicago

1985-ˇ95 De Paul University, Chicago, Visiting Artist

1984 University of Illinois at Chicago School of Art and Design, Visiting Artist

1981 The Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL Painting, Figure Drawing Instructor

1983 Barat College, Lake Forest, IL, Visiting Artist, Painting/Drawing

1980 City-ˇWide Acceleration Program City Colleges, Chicago, IL College Level Drawing Instructor Chicago Public Schools

1978-ˇ Artist-ˇin-ˇResidence, Chicago Council on Fine Arts, Drawing Instructor, Chicago Public Libraries.

Painting/Drawing Instructor, Senior Citizens

1979 Saint Xavier College, Chicago, IL Adult Education, Painting

1976-ˇ79 Harry S. Truman City College, Chicago, IL

1975-ˇ78 The Chicago Public Schools, Chicago, IL Substitute Teacher, grades K-ˇ12

1972-ˇ75 John J. Madden Mental Health Hospital, Hines, IL Activity Therapist

1967-ˇ70 Algonquin Junior High School, Des Plaines, IL 7th and 8th Grade Art Teacher