Selected Work

Veil, 2016
Oil and interference oil on canvas
52 x 48 in. (132.1 x 121.9 cm)

Dark Cloud, 2016
oil on canvas
60 x 48 in.

Deep Sleep,
Oil and interference oil on canvas
84 x 60 in. (213.5 x 152.5 cm)

Bardo Machine, 2016
Oil and interference oil on canvas
60 x 48 in. (152.5 x 122 cm)

Taraxacum, 2017
Oil and interference oil on canvas
48 x 48 in. (122 x 122 cm)

Trashing the Oasis, 2016
Oil and interference oil on canvas
48 x 40 in. (122 x 101.5 cm)

Diadem, 2017
Oil and interference oil on canvas
48 x 40 in. (122 x 101.5 cm)

Untitled 3.14, 2014
Oil on canvas
72 x 84 inches
Dusk, 2014
Oil on canvas
72 x 80 inches
Untitled 5.14, 2014
Oil on canvas
16 x 14 inches
City, 2014
Oil on canvas
15 x 17 inches
Generator Party, 2014
Oil on canvas
15 x 17 inches
Ghost, 2014
Oil on canvas
14 x 16 inches

Under Triple Moons 1/35, 2013
17 Color Screenprint on Coventry Rag 335 gsm in three parts
18 X 14 inches






Untitled, 2013
Watercolor and collage on Yupo paper
12 X 9 inches
Fukui, 2013
Acrylic and collage on paper
8 1/2 X 9 1/2 inches
Untitled, 2012
Ink on Yupo paper
9 X 12 inches
Untitled, 2011
Watercolor on Yupo paper
11 X 14 inches



Tomory Dodge


  • 1974 Denver, CO
  • Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA


  • 2004 MFA, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
  • 1998 BFA, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
  • 1997 Rhode Island School of Design European Honors Program, Rome, Italy

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2017 CRG Gallery, New York, NY (forthcoming)
  • Inman Gallery, Houston, TX (forthcoming)
  • 2015The Outside Therein, ACME., Los Angeles, CA
  • 2014CRG Gallery, New York, NY
  • Alison Jacques, London, UK
  • 2013ACME., Los Angeles, CA
  • Tomory Dodge & Denyse Thomasos: Directions to a Dirty Place, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC
  • 2012ACME., Los Angeles, CA
  • Monica De Cardenas Galleria, Zuoz, Switzerland
  • 2011CRG Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2010Alison Jacques, London, UK
  • 2009Works on Paper, CRG Gallery, New York, NY / ACME., Los Angeles, CA
  • After Forever, ACME., Los Angeles, CA
  • 2008CRG Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2007Alison Jacques, London, UK
  • ACME., Los Angeles, CA
  • 2006Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN
  • CRG Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2004ACME, Los Angeles, CA
  • Taxter and Spengemann, New York, NY
  • MFA Thesis Exhibition, California Institute of the Arts
  • 2003A402 Gallery, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
  • 1999CORE New Art Space, Denver, CO
  • 1998Pirate Contemporary Arts Oasis, Denver, CO

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2016 Tom Friedman (+The Birthday Show), 1969 Gallery, New York, NY
  • Passage, ACME., Los Angeles, CA
  • Iʼll Not Be In Your Damn Ledger, CRG Gallery, New York
  • Grafforists, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
  • Cult of Color, Circuit 12, Dallas, TX
  • 2015 NOW-ISM: Abstraction Today, Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH
  • Lost in a Sea of Red, The Pit, Glendale, CA
  • One Foot on the Ground, James Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
  • Mona, 68 Projects, Berlin, Germany
  • Remains, Durden and Ray, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2014 An Appetite for Painting, Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, Denmark
  • NOW-ISM: Abstraction Today, Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH
  • An Appetite for Painting, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway
  • Painters’ Painters, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
  • INCOGNITO 10, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
  • 20 Years of ACME., ACME., Los Angeles, CA
  • 2013Odd Harmonics, Judith Charles Gallery, New York, NY
  • Tomory Dodge & Denyse Thomasos: Directions to a Dirty Place, SECCA, Winston-Salem, NC
  • 2012Pulp2, Beta Pictoris Gallery, Maus Contemporary, Birmingham, AL
  • To Live and Paint in LA, Torrance art Museum, Torrence, CA
  • Chasm of the Supernova, Center for the Arts Eage Rock, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2011Visions: Ali Banisadr, Jules de Balincourt, Tomory Dodge, Barnaby Furnas and Ryan Mosley, Monica De Cardenas Galleria, Milan, Italy
  • Works of paper, ACME., Los Angeles, CA
  • Creating the New Century: Contemporary Art from the Dicke Collection, Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH
  • Art / Music / Alchemy, Starkwhite, Auckland, New Zealand
  • 2010 Inaugural Show, CRG Gallery, New York, NY
  • Palm Paintings, Buchmann Galerie, Berlin, Germany
  • The Language of Flowers, CRG Gallery, New York
  • Library of Babel/ In and Out of Place, 176/ Zabludowicz Collection, Camden, UK
  • 2009 The Summer Show, CRG Gallery, New York, NY
  • Slow Magic, The Bluecoat, Liverpool, UK
  • Opportunities, Bravin Lee programs, New York, NY
  • Surveillance, Affirmation Arts, New York, NY
  • 2008 Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
  • New Prints 2008/Spring, International Print Center, NY
  • New Prints 2008/Spring, New York School of Interior Design Gallery, NY
  • Future Tense:Reshaping the Landscape, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
  • The Prom – A Survey of Contemporary Painting Strategies, Lawrimore Project, Seattle, WA
  • Some Paintings: The Third LA Weekly Annual Biennial, Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  • 2007 American Soil, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS
  • Sheldon Survey, Sheldon Memorial Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
  • Fata Morgana, Galerie Schmidt Maczollek, Cologne, Germany
  • Tug Boat, ACME, Los Angeles, CA
  • Endangered Wasteland, CRG Gallery, NY
  • 2006 The Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Grant Recipients, CUE Art Foundation, NY
  • New Prints 2006/Summer: COLOR, International Print Center, New York, NY
  • 2005 Fast Forward: Passion for the New, House of Campari, Venice, CA
  • Rogue Wave 2005, LA Louver, Venice, CA
  • Evidence, Inman Gallery, Houston, TX
  • New View, Johnson County Community College, Overland park, KS
  • 2004 Super Sonic, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA
  • Singing My Song, ACME., Los Angeles, CA
  • Surface Tension, Lombard Freid Fine Arts, New York, New York, NY
  • Field Trip, San Fransisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
  • 2003 Lordship and Bondage, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York
  • Art weird, Stevenson Blanche Gallery, California Institute of the Arts
  • 2002 Paper Weight, Stevenson Blanche Gallery, California Institute of the Arts
  • 2000 The Book As Art, Boulder Public Exhibition Space, Boulder, CO
  • 1998 Mostra Finale, Plalazzeto di Cenci, Rome, Italy


  • 2015Langer, Erin, “Grounding the City of Angels: Erin Morrison and Tomory Dodge at James Harris Gallery,
  • 2014″100 Painters Of Tomorrow”, Thames and Hudson
  • 2012 Rogers, Brett Cody. “Tomory Dodge. Explosions, Failures, Mistakes,” Flash Art, May/June
  • Reust, Hans Rudolf. “Tomory Dodge,” Artforum
  • 2011 Valdez, Adrin. “Dance and Breaks on Canvas”, ArtSlant
  • 2010 Gee, Alison. “High-Rising!” Angeleno, September, pp. 136-137
  • Luke, Ben, New tricks for old abstraction from Tomory Dodge, Evening Standard, March 26, 2010
  • 2009 Nickas, Bob, Painting Abstraction: New Elements in Abstract Painting, Phaidon Press, New York
  • Drohojowska-Philip, Hunter. “Rosette in Bloom”, Art + Auction, July/August
  • Miles, Christopher, Tomory Dodge at ACME, LA WEEKLY, March 6-12, 2009
  • Meyers, Holly, Review: Tomory Dodge at ACME, LA Times, February 27, 2009
  • 2008 ACME., and CRg Gallery, Tomory Dodge hardbound catalogue. Hong Kong: CA Design
  • Halperin, Max. “Art on Paper 2008”, Art Papers
  • “New Work Extra”, Artworld, December 2008, p.60
  • O’Neill-Butler, Lauren, Tomory Dodge, Artforum, September 2008
  • McAdams, Shane, Tomory Dodge, The Brooklyn Rail, June 2008
  • Rosenberg, Karen, Tomory Dodge, Art in Review, New York Times, May 8, 2008
  • Harvey, Doug, “Some Paintings: The artists in the third LA Weekly Annual Biennial,” LA Weekly, January 11-17, pp. 30-3.
  • Knight, Christopher, “Some Paintings exhibition is singularly diverse”, Los Angeles Times, January 25, 2008
  • Hackett, Regina, Never fear, painting is here: ‘The Prom’ and ‘Last Days’ crank up the wow factor, Seattle Post Intelligencer, January 17th, 2008
  • 2007 Knight, Christopher, Painting Gets a Broader Brush, Los Angeles Times, December 2, 2007
  • 45 Painters Under 45, LA Times, December 1, 2007
  • Ehrenreich, Ben. Fata Morgana: Watercolors by Tomory Dodge, Portia Hein, Monica Majoli, Aaron Morse, Melissa Thorne, and Tam Van Tran. Los Angeles: Galerie Schmidt Maczollek, 2007
  • Luke, Ben, “Tomory Dodge” ART WORLD, Issue 1, Oct – Nov. p.106-109
  • Thorsen, Alice, Nerman Museum Opens to the Public Saturday, Kansas City Star, Oct 24, 2007
  • Diaz, Karla, Tomory Dodge, Beautiful Decay, Issue 5, pg.34
  • Ryan, Jeffrey, Tomory Dodge, Frieze, April 2007
  • Dodge, Tomory, Tomory Dodge, NY Arts Magazine, May-June, 2007
  • Pepe, Sheila, Into the Wild, Gay City News, March 28, 2007
  • Bedford, Christopher, Tomory Dodge,, January 25th, 2006
  • Goldman, Edward, LA Art Exhibitions: Familiar and New Names, Art Talk,KCRW, January 9
  • Lehmbeck, Leah, Artist and Craft, C Magazine, January/February, p.18
  • Taft, Catherine, APOCALYPSE WOW: TOMORY DODGE, Art Review, January
  • 2006 Myers, Andrew, Art Tsunami: A wave of attention-worthy artists washes over L.A., The Men’s Book, Spring
  • Campagnola, Sonia, Focus Los Angeles: A Survey of Contemporary Los Angeles Art, Flash Art, January-February
  • Nys Dambrot, Shana, “Tomory Dodge”, Modern Painters, Feb. 2006
  • 2005 Finkel, Jori, “First Come the Dealers, and Then the Diplomas”, New York Times, July 3rd, 2005
  • Kunitz, Daniel and João Ribas, The Art Review 25: Emerging US Artists, ArtReview, International Edition, Vol. V3N3, p. 115
  • 2004 Pence, Elizabeth, Tomory Dodge at ACME., Art Week, February, p. 19
  • Miles, Christopher, Artforum, January, p.188
  • Douglas, Sarah, Flash Art, January – February, p. 69


  • 2004 Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Grant

Public Collections

Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA
Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS
Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL
RISD Museum, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
USC Fisher Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, NC
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
Promised gift to Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX


YES! WEEKLY March 27, 2013
ELLE DECOR September 13, 2012
Flash Art Tomory Dodge: Explosions, Failures, Mistakes May 08, 2012
Art-Rated Artist Interview: Tomory Dodge April 18, 2012


Works on Paper
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