CV

Education

School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and Tufts University
Bachelor of Fine Arts
2012

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019
“A Body of Work”, Jane Lombard Gallery, New York, NY
“Rijswijk Textile Biennial”, Museum Rijswijk, Rijswijk, Netherlands
“Lobster Dinner”, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
“Soft Grit”, LoBo Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2017
“Stitch: Beyond Function”, Henry Zarrow Center for Art and Education, Tulsa, OK

2014
“Vernissage: 100″, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2013
“Crafted”, TEMP Gallery, New York, NY
“Prints on Prince”, Crossman Gallery, Whitewater, WI

2012
“New Prints/2012 Summer – Selected by Shahzia Sikander”, IPCNY, New York, NY
“H x W x D x T”, Yes.Oui.Si Gallery, Boston, MA
“Slivers”, B.A.G. Gallery, SMFA Boston, MA
“The Artist’s Voice”, Resnikoff Gallery, Boston, MA
“Celebrating the Transformative Power of Art”, Doric Hall, Massachusetts Statehouse, Boston, MA
“Transatlantic Fun-O-Pack”, Edinburgh College of Art, Scotland; SMFA Boston, MA

2011
“Arches Show”, Danforth Museum of Art, MA
“Exchange, Prints from Frans Masereel”, SMFA Boston, MA; Cranbrook Academy of Art, MI;
Edinburgh College of Art, Scotland; Antwerp Academy of Arts, Belgium

2010
“Concepts of the Self”, MFA Horticulture Library, Boston, MA
“Group Showcase” at Grub Street, Boston, MA

2009
“Bearing Weight”, Jackpot Gallery, Milwaukee, WI 

Residencies and Fellowships

2019
Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

2018
Studios at MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA
Leslie Lohman Museum Queer Artists’ Fellow, New York, NY

2011
Frans Masereel Centrum, Kasterlee, Belgium 

Selected Publications

2019
“Ritual, Fantasy, and Gender Performance, Gay City News (Christopher Murray, Max Colby)
“2019 Textile Biennial Rijswijk”, Museum Rijswijk (Frank van der Ploeg, Anne Kloosterboer, Dianna Beaufort)
“The Fountainhead”, Jeanne Thornton, Evergreen Review (by Jeanne Thornton, art by Max Colby)

2018
“Max Colby visited by Paolo Arao”, The Coastal Post (Paolo Arao, Max Colby)
“De Fil en Aiguille”, Pyramyd Editions (Charlotte Vannier)
“They Consume Each Other”, Vissch + Stam (Erik Schilp, Max Colby)

2014
“Needle Work”, Monsa Publications (Carolina Amell)
“Max Colby”, Huffington Post Queer Voices (Noah Michelson)
“Body Builders and Embroidery: The Artwork of Max Colby”, Paper Darts, (Meher Kahn)

2011
“Max Colby: From Pulp to Print”, Let’s Talk Magazine. Northeastern Publications (Boston, MA)