BIOGRAPHY

HUNT SLONEM

Hunt Slonem was born on July 18, 1951 in Kittery, ME. He is an American painter, sculptor, and printmaker. He is best known for his Neo-Expressionist paintings of tropical birds, often based on a personal aviary in which he has been keeping from over 100 live birds of various species. His works are included in many important museum collections all over the world; he is exhibiting regularly at both public and private venues and he has recieved numerous honors and awards. 

EDUCATION 
1973 Bachelor of Arts, Tulane University, New Orleans
1972 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

SELECT BOOK PUBLICATIONS
Birds - Glitterati Publishing
When Art Meets Design - Assouline Publishing
Bunnies - Glitterati Publishing
Hunt Slonem - Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg Exhibition Catalogue
Hunt Slonem Paintings - Moscow Museum of Modern Art /Russian Academy of Arts
Pleasure Palaces - Powerhouse Books
The Worlds of Hunt Slonem - Vendome Press
Hunt Slonem: On The Bayou - Paul and Lulu Hillard University Art Museum, LA
Hunt Slonem: An Art Rich and Strange - Harry N. Abrams
Exotica - Endizioni d’Arte Frattelli Pozzo)
Channeled: The Essential Hunt Slonem Subject Matter
Hunt"S Place - disegnodiverso Paola Gribaud
Hunt Slonem - Kunst Editions/Jano Group

SELECT MUSEUM COLLECTIONS
Cincinnati Art Museum, OH
Columbus Museum of Art, OH
The Contemporary Museum, HI
Currier Gallery of Art, NH
Delaware Art Museum, DE
Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, Spain
Guilin Art Museum, Guilin Guang XI P.R. China
Museum of Fine Arts, TX
Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manila, Philippines
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY
Michener Museum of Art, PA
The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
New Museum of Contemporary Art, NY
New Orleans Museum of Art, LA
Queens Museum of Art, NY
Saint Petersburg Museum of Fine Art, FL
San Antonio Museum of Art, TX
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, NY
Stamford Museum and Nature Center, CT
Tel Aviv Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, VA
Whitney Museum of American Art, NY
Wichita Art Museum, KS
Wurth Museum, Germany

SOLO EXHIBITIONS 

2017

Harmon-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Galerie Von Stechow, Frankfurt, Germany
Rosenbaum Contemporary Art, Boca Raton and Miami, FL
Galerie Sono, Norwalk CT
Pop-UP Bunny Wall, Miller Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
Gallery 21, Bahrain
Martine Chaisson Gallery, Opening/ Book Signing
DTR Modern Gallery, Boston, MA
Rarity Gallery, Mykonos Greece
Tew Galleries, Atlanta, GA
The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
Contemporary Art Museum, Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Quidley & Co, Nantucket, MA
Missouri State University, Springfield, MO
Madelyn Jordon Fine Art, Scarsdale, NY
The Ware Family Art Gallery of West Virginia University
Miller Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
Russell Collection, Austin, Texas
Weinberger Fine Art, Kansas City, MO
VW Contemporary Art, Greenwich, CT
Madison Galleries, LaJolla, CA
New Gallery of Modern Art, Charlotte, NC

2016

Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, VA
Cuadro Fine Art, Dubai, UAE
Harmon-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Palm Beach, FL Book signing
Space SBH, St. Barthelemy, Guadeloupe
Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT
Russell Collection of Fine Art, Austin, TX
Gremillion Fine Art, Houston, TX
Lenox Hill Gala, New York, NY
Miller Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
Shaw Center of the Arts, LSU, Baton Rouge, LA
Book signing, Memphis Art by Design, Memphis, TN
Weinberger Fine Art, Kansas City, MO
Madison Gallery, La Jolla, CA
DTR Modern, Boston, MA
Art Panelist, Southern Style Now Festival, New Orleans, LA
Galerie Sono, Norwalk, CT
McHugh Gallery, Aspen, CO
Jessica Hagen Fine Art & Design, Newport, RI
Laura Rathe Fine Art, Dallas, TX
Bayou Teche Museum, New Iberia, LA
Martine Chaisson Gallery, New Orleans, LA
New Gallery of Modern of Art, Charlotte, NC
Weinberger Fine Art, Kansas City, MO
Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, CT
Space SBH, Carré D’Or, Gustavia, St Barthélemy
Harmon-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Vered Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2015

Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Russian Academy of the Arts, Moscow, Russia
Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, Canada
Vogelsang Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
Turkey Intl Art Fair, Vogelsang Gallery, Istanbul, TK
SOFA Art Fair, Hawk Galley, Chicago, IL
TEW Galleries, Atlanta, GA
Gremillion Fine Art, Houston, TX
Sandra Ainsley Gallery, Toronto, ON
Hawk Gallery, Columbus, OH
Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
Coats-Wright Gallery, Carmel, IN
DTR Modern, Boston, MA
Rarity Gallery, Mykonos, Greece
Galerie Sono, South Norwalk, CT
Serge Sorokko Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Harmon-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
The Sultan Gallery, Kuwait City, Kuwait
Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation - Gallery at Center of Creative Education, West Palm Beach, FL
Art Miami, Dean Project, Miami FL

2014

Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA
Deland Museum of Art, Deland, FLA
Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN
Flint Museum of Art, Flint, MI
Louisiana Arts & Sciences Museum, Baton Rouge, LA
Miller Gallery, Cincinati, OH
Gremillion Fine Art, Houston, TX
Galerie Sono, Norwalk, CT
McHugh Gallery, Aspen, CO
Quidley & Co., Nantucket, MA
Harmon-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Weinberger Fine Art, Kansas City, MO
Madison Gallery, La Jolla, CA
Dallas Art Fair: Madison Gallery, Dallas, TX
DTR Modern Gallery, Boston, MA
DTR Modern Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
Galerie Von Stechow, Frankfurt, Germany
Serge Sorokko Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Martine Chaisson Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2013

Paul & Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum, University of Lafayette, LA
Cuadro Fine Art, Dubai, UAE
Shaw Center, Baton Rouge, LA
Martine Chaisson, New Orleans, LA
Childrens Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN
McHugh Gallery, Aspen, CO
Gremillion & Co., Dallas, TX
Serge Sorokko Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, Quebec
Madison Gallery, La Jolla, CA
DTR Modern, Boston, MA
Weinberger Fine Art, Kansas City, MO
Gilman Contemporary, Ketchum, ID
ARC Fine Art, Fairfield, CT
Vered Gallery, East Hampton, NY
DTR Modern Palm Beach, Palm Beach, FL
DTR Modern Georgetown, Washington, DC
New Gallery of Modern Art, Charlotte, NC
Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, CA
Harmon Meek Gallery, Naples FL
Bradbury Gallery, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

2012

Weinberger Fine Art, Kansas City, MO
Brenau University, Gainesville, GA
Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, CA
Harmon-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Gremillion & Co., Houston, TX
DTR Modern, Palm Beach, FL
DTR Modern, Washington, DC
McHugh Gallery, Aspen, CO
DTR Modern, Boston, MA
Galeria Espacio, San Salvador, El Salvador
Martine Chaisson Gallery, New Orleans, LA
New Gallery of Modern Art Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria
Mabeyn Gallery at Chamberlain House, Besiktas, Istanbul

2011

Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY
Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA
New Gallery of Modern Art, Charlotte, NC
Martine Chaisson Gallery New Orleans, LA
Couture Galleri, Stockholm, Sweden
Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL
Brenau University, Gainesville, GA
DTR Modern Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
Weinberger Fine Art, Kansas City, MO
DTR Modern Gallery, Boston, MA
Harmon-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Etra Fine Art, Miami, FL

2010

DTR Modern, Boston, MA
DTR Modern, Palm Beach, FL
ARC Fine Art, Fairfield, CT
Coral Springs Museum, Coral Springs, FL
Gebert Gallery, Venice, CA & Santa Fe, NM
Martine Chaisson Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Meadows Museum of Art, Shreveport, LA
Thomas Masters Gallery, Chicago, IL
Gallerie Bellefeuille, Montreal, Canada
Harmon-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Museo de Arte San Salvador, San Salvador, C.A.
Museum Gallery of Modernism, Sofia, Bulgaria
San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX
National Gallery of Foreign Art Sofia, Bulgaria
Paul & Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum, Lafayette, LA

2009

DTR Modern, Palm Beach, Fl
Harmon-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Rymer Gallery, Nashville, TN
DTR Modern, Boston, MA
PG Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
Gettysburg Festival, Gettysburg, PA
Louisiana State Archives, Baton Rouge, LA
Gallerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal Quebec
Gallerie Von Stechow, Frankfurt, Germany

2008

Marlborough Chelsea New York, NY
DTR Modern, Boston, MA
Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
Cuadro Fine Art, Dubai, UAE
Elaine Baker Gallery, Boca Raton, FL
Gebert Contemporary, Scottsdale, AZ
Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, Quebec
Heriard-Cimino Gallery New Orleans, LA
Seaside Gallery/Ogden Museum, Seaside, FL

2007

Harmon-Meek, Naples, FL
Olin Gallery, Roanoke, VA
George Billis Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Gebert Contemporary, Sante Fe, NM
The Von Liebig Art Center, Naples, FL
Opelousas Museum of Art, Opelousas, FL
Heriard-Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Vero Beach Museum of Art, Vero Beach, FL
Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA
Wasmer Gallery at Ursuline College, Pepperpike, OH

2006

Heriard-Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Miriam Shiell Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Elaine Baker Gallery, Boca Raton, FL
Chiaroscuro Gallery, Sante Fe, NM
Harmon-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Vered Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2005

Chiaroscuro, Santa Fe, NM
Evansville Museum of Art History & Science
Vered Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2004

Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
Malborough Gallery, Chelsea, New York, NY
Heriard-Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Handsel Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Harmon Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Pensacola Museum of Art, Pensacola, FL
Louisiana Museum of Art & Sciences, Baton Rouge, LA

2003

Morgan Gallery, Kansas City, KS
Harmon-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Handsel Gallery, Sante Fe, NM
Alva Gallery, New London, CT
Ten High Street, Camden, ME

2002

Robert McClain Gallery, Houston, TX
Handsel Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Heriard-Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Paula Brown Gallery, Toledo, OH
Harmon-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY
Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
Vanier Gallery, New York, NY

2001

Robert McClain Gallery, Houston TX
Harman-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Marcel Sitcoske Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Vered Gallery, East Hampton, NY
Mariella Gonzalez Lerena Galeria de Arte, Punta del Este, Uraguay
Marlborough, Anguilla
Vanier Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

2000 Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY
Marlborough Gallery, Boca Raton, FL
Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Vanier Fine Arts, Scottsdale, AZ
Harman Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Heriard-Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1999 Hudson River Museum, New York, NY
Harman-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Vanier Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
1998 Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY
Robert McClain Gallery, Houston TX
Marcel Sitcoske Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Magidson Gallery, Aspen, CO
Heriard-Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Robert Thomas Gallery, Orlando, FL
1997 Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME
Tennessee State Museum, Nashville, TN
Pulitzer Gallery, Amsterdam, Holland
Harman-Meek Gallery, Naples, FL
Magidson Fine Art, New York, NY
1996 Art in General, New York, NY (installation)
Robert McClain & Co., Houston, TX
Images Gallery, Toledo, OH
Pulitzer Gallery, Amsterdam, Holland
Still- Zinsel Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Alezander Brest Museum, Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, FL
Vered Gallery, East Hampton ,NY
Stubbs Book & Co., New York, NY
KNA Studio, Nantes, France
1995 Lannon Gallery, New York, NY
Galeria Greca, Barcelona, Spain
Galeria Ynguanzo, Madrid, Spain
La Galerie, Marassa, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Hall-Barnett Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Michalski Gallery, Manila, Cebu, Philipines
Musee d’Arte Haitien, Port-au-prince, Haiti
1994 Robert McClain & Co., Houston, TX
Zoologish Museum, Amsterdam, Holland
Pulitzer Gallery, Amsterdam, Holland
Morgan Gallery, Kansas City, MO
Galeria Ynguanzo, Madrid, Spain
Fine Arts Gallery, Broward Community College, Fort Lauderdale, FL
1993 Galeri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden
Kuntschalter, Cologne, Germany
Lili Belle Foundation, Mentecito, CA
Tilden-Foley Gallery, New Orleans, LA
William King Art Center, Abington, VA
Helander Gallery, New York, NY
Mira Mar Gallery, Sarasota, FL
La Galerie Gustavia, St. Bart, West Idies
1992 Roanoke Museum of Fine Arts, Roanoke, VA
University of Maine at Machias Galleries, Machias, ME
Helander Gallery, New York, NW
Morgan Gallery, Kansas City,MO
La Galerie Gustavia, St. Bart, West Indies
Antoine Laurentin Gallery, Paris, France
KEIO, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
The Time is Always Now, Hong Kong
Marta Hewitt Gallery, Cincinatti, OH
Greater Visions Gallery, Nashville, TN
Images Gallery, Toledo, OH
Tilden-Foley Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1991 Galerie Witteveen, Amsterdam, Holland
Pulitzer Gallery, Amsterdam, Holland
Galerie de Nieuwe Buiten Societert, Zwolle, Amsterdam, Holland
Academy of the Arts, Easton, MD
Charlotte Milburn Fine Art, Oslo, Norway
Vered Gallery, East Hampton, NY
1990 Harcourts Contemporary Art, San Francisco, CA
Bergen Museum of Art and Science, Paramus, NJ
Helander Gallery, New York, NY
Galerie Eewal, Leewarden, Holland
Ben Shahn Galleries, William Patterson College, Wayne, NJ
Rosendale Tradgard, Stockholm, Sweden