CV

 

Education

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

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019
UPCOMING No Trigger Warnings,
Flatland Gallery, Houston, TX
Figuring the Floral, Wave Hill, Bronx, NY
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
Concepts of the Self
, MFA Horticulture Library, Boston, MA

Residencies and Fellowships

2019
Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY
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 and Interviews

2019
Max Colby”, Art Uncovered, BTRtoday (Kimberly Ruth, Max Colby)
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)