BORN

New Haven, Connecticut 1969

EDUCATION

2006    M.F.A., School of Visual Arts, New York

1991     B.A., Bard College, Annandale-On-Hudson, NY

ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS AND INSTALLATIONS

2015

Threat Assessment,  Howl Happening, New York (catalog)

2003        

Tim Clifford, Lake George Arts Project, Lake George, NY

1999        

The Neighborhood I Grew Up In Buried Underground, Sandy Hook, CT

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016

FLOW 16, Randall's Island Park, NY (public art commission)

2015

Bronx Calling: The Third AIM Biennial, Bronx Museum, NY (catalog)

PANIC as You See FIT, Gallery M Squared, Houston, TX

Respond, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY

2014

William F. Mangels: Amusing the Masses on Coney Island, Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY

2010     

NEVER RECORDS @ the site of the former Tower Records, 4th & Bway, NY, NY (organized by Ted Riederer as part of Never Can Say Goodbye, a project curated by No Longer Empty)

Hope-A-Holic, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Staten Island

2009

Central and Remotedailyoperation.org,Long Island City (curated by Jon Lutz)

Premier Exhibition, Glenwood Arts Center, Glenwood, NY

2008      

Picturing America, SAC Gallery, SUNY-Stonybrook, Stonybrook, NY

2007     

EAF07: Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City (catalog)

2006      

High Desert Test Sites 5, Joshua Tree, CA (catalog)

Orion’s Shorts, Landers, CA

Space of Transmission, ConTemp @299, Brooklyn, NY

Brooklyn Creative, 3rd Ward, Brooklyn

A Delicate Arrangement: SVA Class of 2006 , David Zwirner Gallery, New York (curated by Dan Cameron)

Baditüde: SVA Theses exhibition, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, (selected by Bob Nickas)

2005

The Fascination with the Mechanical, Galerie Von Bartha, Basel Art Fair 05 (catalog)

Landscapes: Found, Imagined, and Constructed, Visual Arts Gallery, New York

Becoming Contemporary, Studio Place Arts, Barre, VT

2004      

Marriage, SAC Gallery at SUNY-Stonybrook, NY (curated by Keith Miller)

2003      

Underlined, Center Gallery, Fordham University, New York, NY

subject space, TURF at Felissimo Design House (curated by Jane Simon), New York

On/Of Paper 2, Clyde Snook Gallery, Adams State College, Alamosa, CO

2002      

From the Rooftops: A Bird’s Eye View, Gallery 5, Rock Hill, SC

Drawings for Peace, Kentler International Drawing Space, Brooklyn

2001         

Making the Making, Apex Art, New York (curated by Charles Goldman)  

1996

Location/Location, Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA

Cozy: Notions of Domesticity and Safety, Southern Exposure, San Francisco

Vacant Lots, Bewegung Gallery, San Francisco  (ex. cat) 

1993    

Three Boys In Space: Three Installations, Five Day Forecast, San Francisco

I’m Useless To The Culture but God Loves Me, Five Day Forecast, San Francisco

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2016

Seibert, Brian, "Responding to Tragedy with Dance and Music," New York Times, June 16, 2016, C3

McNicholas, Darragh, “Tim Clifford: Threat Assessment,” The Brooklyn Rail, February 2016

2015

Lehrer, Adam. “Artist Tim Clifford Explores Gun Violence and the Marketing of Fear at Howl! Happening, FORBES.COM,  December 11, 2015

"Emerging Artists Take the Bronx," Time Out New York, June 15, 2015 (illus.)

2014

Greenberger, Alex, "Tim Clifford on his Stark Depictions of Violence," Artnews.com/news, October 6, 2014

2007      

Starita, Angela, “Socratic Dialogues,” The Architect’s Newspaper, October 3, p. 28

Taubman, Lara, “HDTS5 and Interstate”, Sculpture, Jan/Feb 2007, Vol.26, No 1.

2005      

The Fascination With the Mechanical, Galerie Von Bartha, 2005 (essay by Astrid Bextimoller)

2002 

Brickman, David.  “Dare to Enter,” Metroland, Albany, NY, September 25, 2003

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2016      

FLOW.16, Commission for Public Sculpture, sponsored by the Bronx Museum of the Arts, Randall's Island Park Alliance and Made Event

2015      

Artist in the Marketplace 35, Bronx Museum, NY

2007      

Emerging Artist Fellowship, Socrates Sculpture Park

2001      

New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship, Sculpture

PUBLISHED WRITINGS

Jack Flam, Katy Rogers, and Tim Clifford, Robert Motherwell: 100 Years, Skira Press

 Jack Flam, Katy Rogers, and Tim Clifford, Robert Motherwell Paintings and Collages: A Catalogue Raisonné, 1941-1991, Yale University Press: New Haven and London, 2012    

Till Freiwald, Galerie Margit Haupt, Karlsruhe, Germany, 2005