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Solo Exhibitions

2018

Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte

Nancy Toomey Fine Art, San Francisco

Heather Gaudio Fine Art, New Caanan

2017

Saginaw Art Museum, Saginaw, MI

LewAllen Galleries, Santa Fe, NM

Hoyt Art Center, New Castle, PA

Tew Galleries, Atlanta, GA

Forum Gallery, New York, NY

2016

Clear Seeing Place, Bannister Gallery, Rhode Island College, Providence, RI

Scallop Pond, New Paintings, Peter Marcelle Project, Southampton, NY

2015

TEW Galleries, Atlanta, GA

2014

Saltwater, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

Paintings by Brian Rutenberg, Cotuit Center for the Arts, Cotuit, MA

2012

River, Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte, NC

Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2011

TEW Galleries, Atlanta, GA

Brian Rutenberg: Paintings and Drawings, Franklin G. Burroughs - Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, Myrtle Beach, SC

I Will Tell You A Place: Paintings by Brian Rutenberg, The Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA

Low Dense, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

2009

Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC

Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte, NC

TEW Galleries, Atlanta, GA

2008

Palmetto, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2007

Hickory Museum of Art, Hickory, NC

Galerie Timothy Tew, Atlanta, GA

2006

Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

South Carolina State Museum, Columbia, SC

Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte, NC

David Lusk Gallery, Memphis, TN

2005

Carolina, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

2004

Cress Gallery of Art, University of Tennessee-Chattanooga, TN

Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte, CA

2003

John Raimondi Gallery, Vitale, Caturano & Co., Boston, MA

Recent Landscape Paintings, Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte, NC

 

2002

Algonquin, Forum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Tippy-Stern Fine Art, Charleston, SC

Artists to Artists, The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation, Colorado Springs, CO

2001

A Ten Year Survey, Butler Institute of American Art, Warren, OH

Hidell-Brooks Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2000

Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin, Ireland Tippy-Stern Fine Art, Charleston, SC

Schmidt-Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1999

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Gallery, Toronto, Canada

A special exhibition sponsored by the Glenn Gould Foundation, Hidell-Brooks Gallery, Charlotte, NC

1998

Burroughs-Chapin Museum of Art, Myrtle Beach, SC

University of South Carolina-Beaufort, SC

Fine Arts Center of Camden County, Camden, SC

Wells Gallery, Charleston, SC

1997

Schmidt/Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1996

Cavin-Morris Gallery, New York, NY

Halsey Gallery, College of Charleston, SC

 

National Library of Canada, Glenn Gould Exhibition Website, Ottawa

1995

Cavin-Morris Gallery, New York, NY

Cameron Art Museum, Wilmington, NC

1994

David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI

Fridholm Gallery, Asheville, NC

1993

Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Cavin-Morris Gallery, New York, NY

Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC

Fridholm Gallery, Asheville, NC

1992

Fridholm Gallery, Asheville, NC

1989

Francis Marion College Art Gallery, Florence, SC



Group Exhibitions

2017

Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC

2016

92nd St. Y Art Center, New York, NY

20/21 – VISIONARY ARTISTS OF THE 21ST CENTURY, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

2015

Nature Unbound, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

Timothy Tew Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2014

46th Collector’s Show and Sale, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR

2013

Singular Vision, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

W.O.P, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

45th Annual Collector’s Show & Sale, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR

Rebekah Jacob Gallery, Charleston, SC

Room with a View, Selections from the Permanent Collection, Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, Myrtle Beach, SC

Dark Eye Glances: Romantic Impulse in Landscape, Stedman Gallery at Rutgers-Camden Center for the Arts, Camden, NJ

2012

Five Decades: Art and Artists of Forum Gallery: 1962–2012, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL

State Museum of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

2011

43rd Collectors Show & Sale, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR

Vantage Point 2011, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

Private Beauty, Martin County Courthouse Cultural Center, Stuart, FL

2010

Contemporary Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture: A Summer Selection, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte, NC

Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

TEW Galleries, Atlanta, GA

2009

Summer Selections, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

South Carolina Selections: Ideas Distanced from Objects, Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC

Abstraction in the South, Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA

25/25, Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2008

New Acquisitions, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

2007

The Contemporary Landscapes Show, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

TEW Galleries, Atlanta, GA

2006

Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art, National Academy Museum, New York, NY

Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte, NC

Eva Carter Gallery, Charleston, SC

Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

75th Anniversary Exhibition, Weill Art Gallery, 92nd Street Y, New York, NY

2005

John Raimondi Gallery, Boston, MA

Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC

Burroughs-Chapin Museum of Art, Myrtle Beach, SC

Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte, NC

Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA

2004

Transamerica Corporation Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Forum Gallery, New York, NY

Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte, NC

Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY

Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Springfield Museum of Art, Springfield, OH

Burroughs-Chapin Museum of Art, Myrtle Beach, SC

Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC

Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz, CA

Terra Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2003

Ace Gallery, New York, NY

Callen McJunkin Gallery, Charleston, WV

Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte, NC

Forum Gallery, New York, NY

Albright Knox Museum, Buffalo, NY

2002

Forum Gallery, New York, NY

Tippy-Stern Gallery, Charleston, SC

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO

Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte, NC

Hidell-Brooks Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2001

Forum Gallery, New York, NY

Tippy-Stern Gallery, Charleston, SC

Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC

Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2000

Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC

Hidell-Brooks Gallery, Charlotte, NC

Tippy-Stern Fine Art, Charleston, SC

Schmidt-Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1999

The Painting Center, New York, NY

Schmidt-Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1998

Vancouver Museum, Vancouver, B.C.

Cavin-Morris Gallery, New York, NY

McAllen Art Museum, McAllen, TX

Hidell/Brooks Gallery, Charlotte, NC

1997

Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland, CA

American Academy of Arts & Letters Invitational, New York, NY

Radix Gallery, New York, NY

1996

Janet Fleisher Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Cavin-Morris Gallery, New York, NY

Art Initiatives, New York, NY

Contemporary Art from the Permanent Collection, Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC

1995

Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY

Cavin-Morris Gallery, New York, NY

Artists from the Permanent Collection, Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC

1994

Cavin-Morris Gallery, New York, NY

Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC

808 Penn Modern Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

1993

Cavin-Morris Gallery, New York, NY

Lee Arthur Studio, New York, NY

Abstraction Per Se, Pratt Institute Manhattan, NY

University of Pittsburgh Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

Fridholm Fine Arts, Asheville, NC

1992

Dean Velentgas Gallery, Portland, ME

Cameron Art Museum, Wilmington, NC

Cavin-Morris Gallery, New York, NY

1991

Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Janet Fleisher Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Cavin-Morris Gallery, New York, NY

Piccolo Spoleto Festival, City Gallery, Charleston, SC

1990

Biennial Exhibition, Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC

Foreman Gallery, Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY

Washington Square Art Gallery, New York, NY

Halsey Gallery, College of Charleston, SC

Bill Bace Gallery, New York, NY

1989–88

Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY (multiple exhibitions)

Piccolo Spoleto, City Gallery, Charleston, SC

1987

Halsey Gallery, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC

Piccolo Spoleto, City Gallery, Charleston, SC

Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY (curator: Will Insley)

1986

Beyond Rainbow Row, Charleston County Library, SC

Halsey Gallery, College of Charleston, SC

Lenexa Art Center, Lenexa, KS

Piccolo Spoleto, City Gallery, Charleston, SC

1985

Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC



Awards

2004

Fellowship in Painting, New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA)

2002

Spring Island Trust Award

2000

Peter S. Reed Foundation Award

Sea Island Trust Visiting Artist

1997

Fulbright Scholarship

Artists Work Programme Studio Grant, Irish Museum of Modern Art

1993

Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation

1991

Basil Alkazzi Award USA

Ragdale Foundation Fellowship

1988

MFA Scholarship Award, School of Visual Arts

1987

Laura Bragg Memorial Award



Museum and Public Collections

Asheville Museum of Art, Asheville, NC

Bank of America, San Francisco, CA

Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL

Bronx Museum of Art, NY

Burroughs-Chapin Museum of Art, Myrtle Beach, SC

Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH

Cameron Art Museum, Wilmington, NC

Carolina First Bank, Greenville, SC

College of Charleston Foundation, SC

The Colony Group, Boston, MA

Comcast Corporation, Philadelphia, PA

Dow Jones & Co., New York, NY

Federal Reserve Bank, Richmond, VA

First National Bank of Chicago, Detroit, MI

Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC

Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC

Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Hickory Museum of Art, Hickory, NC

Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN

The Johnson Collection, Spartanburg, SC

McGladrey, Charlestown, MA

Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA

Naples Art Museum, Naples, FL

Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY

Ogden Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA

The Ozer Group, Needham, MA

Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA

Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA

Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, CA

Saks Fifth Avenue, San Francisco, CA

Showboat Casino, Inc., Atlantic City, NJ

South Carolina Arts Commission State Art Collection

Spring Island Trust, Spring Island, SC

Springfield Museum of Art, Springfield, OH

Stoneridge Corporation, Warren, OH

Strategic Search Inc., Charlotte, NC

Swiss Re Corporation, New York, NY

University of Arkansas Hospital for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR

Wilmington Trust Co., New York, NY

Yale University Gallery of Art, New Haven, CT