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2019      “Dependency Graph 3,”  Issue Project Room, Brooklyn NY

              "Dependency Graph 4", Carriage Trade, New York, NY

2018      “Volatility Smile 3,”  Installation for the FRONT Triennial at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH


2017      “Dependency Graph,” Elder Gallery, Lincoln, NE


2015      “Pay Your Future Self First:  Philip Vanderhyden with Sean Dack and Stuart Argabright,”  Southfirst, Brooklyn, NY


2014      “Volatility Smile,” Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL


2013      “Tracking The Thrill:  Gretchen Bender,” The Kitchen, NY, NY  (Curatorial Project)


2012      “Tracking The Thrill:  Gretchen Bender,” The Poor Farm, WI  (Curatorial Project)


2011      “Outside Group,” Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL


2010       “Philip Vanderhyden:  New Paintings,” CTRL Gallery, Houston, TX


2009      "New Paintings," Light & Sie Gallery Dallas, TX


2007      "Philip Vanderhyden:  Paintings," Hudson Franklin, New York, NY


2005      "Three Paintings," The Suburban, Oak Park, IL





"Rigged", Arco Madrid, Madrid, Spain

"Model Home (Part 2), After Wisconsin Death Trip, The Poor Farm, Little Wold, WI"   



“Model Home (Part 1), After Wisconsin Death Trip”, The Poor Farm, Little Wolf, WI

“Social Photography X”, Carriage Trade, NY, NY

“Rigged”, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, NY, NY



“Friends and Family”. Magenta Plains, New York, NY

“Social Photography VI”, Carriage Trade, New York, NY




“Light Year 68”, Brooklyn, NY

“FAIR”, Nada Art Fair, Online

“Edge Cloud”, Ground Solyanka, Moscow, Russia




“Social Photography VI, Carriage Trade, New York, NY

“Picture City”, Carriage Trade, New York, NY

“Depenency Graph 2”, Underground BarBar, New York, NY




“Bozar Electronic Music Festival Peformance”, Brussels, Belgium

“Mood Therapy”. Unisex Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

“With Black Rain”, Nebraska Wesleyan, Lincoln, NE

“Social Photography”, Carriage Trade, NY, NY

“The Dangerous Professors”, Triumph Gallery, Chicago, IL

“Without Sky”, Julius Caesar, Chicago, IL

”Expo Chicago Video Program”, Chicago, IL

“Philip Vanderhyden and Jeff Gibson”, The Suburban, Milwaukee, WI




“Efficient Frontier”, Magenta Plains, NY, NY

“Make New York Better”, 38 Pitt Street, NY, NY

“Condensed Matter Community”, Synchrotron Radiation Center, Madison, WI

“Superlacuna”, Unisex Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

“Devils Are Actually Angels”, Mumbo’s Outfit, NY, NY

“D.A.D. Video Program”, NADA Miami Beach, Miami, FL




“Art: Work”, Reverse, Brooklyn, NY

“The Suburban:  Sixteen Years”, Mount Airy Contemporary, Philadelphia, PA

“MCA Prime Time”, Curated by Cody Hudson, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

“Surface-Support”, Curated by Amanda Schmitt, Signal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

“Faculty Exhibition”, 92nd St. Y Art Center, NY, NY

“The Sharper Image”, Curated by Jeff Gibson, Artspace Sydney, Sydney, Austrailia 

“-Scape”, Zhou B. Art Center, Chicago, IL





“2014 Whitney Biennial”, Whitney Museum of Art, NY, NY




“Annie Lapin, John Lehr, Alon Levin, Philip Vanderhyden”, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL




“Data Trash”, Curated by Chris Dorland, I-20 Gallery, NY, NY

“Lake Effect / Nor’easter, La Montaigne Gallery, Boston, MA    

“Go to Pieces”, Monya Rowe Gallery, NY, NY  (Curatorial Project)




“To Tell The Truth”, Monya Rowe Gallery, NY, NY

“Large Abstractions”  The Suburban, Oak Park, IL

“Summer Group Show”, Rena Sternberg Gallery, Chicago, IL

“A Person of Color”, Curated by Jose Lerma, The Green Gallery, Milwaukee, WI    




“A Testbed of Futurity”, Southfirst, Brooklyn, NY

“I Speak Now From the Aesthetic and Artistic Point of View When I Say That Life With Michelle Grabner Is Dull”, Leo Koenig Projekte, NY, NY

“Gradation”, Curated by Garth Weiser, Lisbon, Portugal

“Welcome to the Neighborhood”, William H. Cooper, Chicago, IL

“Faculty Exhibition”, 92nd St. Y, New York, NY




“Analog Sunset”, Ludlow 38, NY, NY

“System, System, The Convent, Brooklyn, NY

“Philip Vanderhyden and Douglas Ross”, St. Louis Museum of Contemporary Art.

“Red Pictures”, Hudson Franklin, NY, NY

“Underconstruction Projects”, The Poor Farm, Waupaca, WI    




“Aqua Art Fair”, Light and Sie, Miami, FL

“Pictures of Nothing”, Lloyd Dobler Gallery, Chicago, IL

“Bauhaus Art Show”, Guertin’s Graphics, Chicago, IL

“ILIA Faculty Exhibition”, Gallery 350, Chicago, IL       




"Grit and Vigor", Light and Sie Gallery, Dallas, TX

"Tenth Benefit Art Auction", Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI

"Part Time", Illinois Institute of Art, Chicago, IL

“Aqua Art Fair”, Hudson Franklin Gallery, Miami, FL




"Philip Vanderhyden and Matt Stolle,", Rowley Kennerk Gallery, Chicago   IL

"Philip Vanderhyden and Amy Park,", Gahlberg Gallery, Chicago  IL

"The Believers", Curated by Michelle Grabner, Hudson Franklin Gallery, NY, NY

"Wherever", Devening Projects and Editions, Chicago, IL

“Art (212)”, NY, NY

“Remain in Light”, University of Illinois, Normal  IL




"Nova Art Fair", Devening Projects and Editions, Chicago, IL

"No Monument", The Guest House, Chicago, IL

“Cephalic Symbols”, Judy Saslow Gallery, Chicago, IL.




"Succeeding Where the Hippies Failed", Le Roy Neiman Gallery, NY, NY.

"MFA Thesis Exhibition", Mary and Leigh Block Museum, Evanston,  Il.

"Philip Vanderhyden, Gregg Perkins, Stephan Husby",  The Suburban,  Oak Park Il.




"All Over and At Once", curated by Lane Relyea, The Pond Gallery, Chicago, Il

"Amy’s Friends", Body-Builder and Sportsman Gallery, Chicago, Il




Vanderhyden, Philip, “Hot Dog Man!”, Tony Tasset, Works 1985-2022, Forthcoming.

Kastner, Jeffrey.  “Jeffrey Kastner on Pieter Schoolwerth.”  Artforum, Summer, 2022.


Relyea, Lane.  “Lane Relyea on Gretchen Bender.”  Artforum, Summer, 2019.

Morgan, Tiernan. “Disinformation and the Death Star: The Legacy of Gretchen Bender.” Hyperallergic, July, 2019.


Gibson, Jeff. “Philip Vanderhyden on Curating Gretchen Bender and On His Work With Computer Graphics Software”, Artforum, May, 2019.


Sharp, Sarah Rose. “Front International / Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art.” Flash Art, October 2018.


Saletnik, Jeffrey. “City Limits.” Artforum, October 2018.


Sheets, Hillary M. “New Triennial Offers Artists the Canvas of Cleveland.” The New York Times, July 11, 2018.

Foumberg, Jason.  "Can Two Festivals Bring Hope to Trump Country?"  Art Newspaper, July 2018.

Sheets, Hilarie M.  "New Triennial Offers Artists the Canvas of Cleveland."  New York Times, July 2018.

Schneider, Tim.  “Highlights from the Wildly Ambitious, Just-Opened Front International Triennial in Cleveland.”  Artnet News, July 2018.


Nalewicki, Jennifer.  “Works by over 100 Artists Take Over Cleveland.”  Smithsonian Magazine, July 2018.

Crow, Kelly.  “Cleveland Hopes to Become The Next Venic.”  Wall Street Journal, July 2018.

Farley, Michael-Anthony.  “Manicures for the Post Apocalypse.”  Art F City, October, 2016.

Lesser, Casey.  "21 New York Gallery Shows Where You'll Find Exciting Your Artists This May."  Artsy, May 2016.

Prickett, Sarah Nicole.  "Gretchen Bender."  Interview, October, 2015

Nunes, Andrew.  “Confronting Our Obsessions with Digital Screens.”  Vice:  The Creators Project, August, 2015.

Disser, Nicole.  “Surface Support, the Show for Artists Who Are Smashing the Screen.”  Bedford and Bowery, August, 2015.


D’Agostino, Paul.  “Screw You:  Surface Support.”  Brooklyn Magazine, August, 2015.


Reichert, Elliot.  “Philip Vanderhyden, Volatility Smile.”  New City, January, 2015.


Lichtzier, Ruslana.  “Interview with Philip Vanderhyden.”   Expo Chicago, December, 2014.


Steinhauer, Jillian.  “Why Artworks Are Like People.”  Hyperallergic, September, 2014.


Grabner, Michelle.  “MG’s WB.”  Whitney Biennial 2014.  Exhibition Catalog, March 2014.


Relyea, Lane.  “Interview with Philip Vanderhyden.”  Whitney Biennial 2014.  Exhibition Catalog, March 2014.


Schumacher, Mary Louise.  “Michelle Grabner’s Whitney Biennial is a Grand Curriculum.”  JSOnline, March 2014.


Shiffman, Allyson.  “Home is Where the Art Is:  All the Highlights From the Whitney Biennial, the Independent Art Fair and the Armory Show.”  W Magazine, March 2014.


Ebony, David.  “Whitney Biennial Hoopla:  David Ebony interviews the curators:  Stuart Comer, Anthony Elms and Michelle Grabner.”  Yale Art Books, March 2014.


Robinson, Walter.  “The Many Faces of the 2014 Whitney Biennial.”  Artspace, March, 2014.


Cotter, Holland.  “One Last Dance in the Old Place.”  The New York Times, March  2014.


Halle, Howard.  “Five Must-See Works in the Whitney Biennial.”  Time Out, March 2014.


Yablonsky, Linda.  “Out with a Bang.”  W Magazine,  March, 2014.


Vartanian, Hrag.  Whitney Biennial 2014:  Michelle Grabner on the Fourth Floor.  Hyperallergic, March, 2014.


Gleason, Mat.  “Insiders Are Not Outsiders:  A 2014 Whitney Biennial Review.”   Huffington Post, March  2014.


Russeth, Andrew.  “The 2014 Whitney Biennial Disappoints, With Misfires, Omissions, Only Glimmers of Greatness.”  Gallerist, March, 2014.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  People In Pain.  Exhibition Catalog,  February, 2014.


Thomas, Jonathan.  “Gretchen Bender at The Poor Farm.”  Art in America, November, 2012.


Nelson, Solveig.  “Gretchen Bender at The Poor Farm.”  Artforum, November, 2012.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  “Soon To Be Re-Released.”  Tracking The Thrill:  Gretchen Bender Restaged, Poor Farm Press, Manawa WI, August, 2012.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  “Interview With Stuart Argabright.”  Tracking The Thrill:  Gretchen Bender Restaged, Poor Farm Press, Manawa WI, August, 2012.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  “Interview With Robert Longo.”  Tracking The Thrill:  Gretchen Bender Restaged, Poor Farm Press, Manawa WI, August, 2012.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  “Interview With Rirkrit Tirvanijia.”  Tracking The Thrill:  Gretchen Bender Restaged, Poor Farm Press, Manawa WI, August, 2012.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  “Interview With Peter Nagy.”  Tracking The Thrill:  Gretchen Bender Restaged, Poor Farm Press, Manawa WI, August, 2012.


Knutson, Erin.  Data Trash. Exhibition Catalog. May, 2012.


Schwabsky, Barry.  “Interview with Michelle Grabner.”  The Brooklyn Rail.  March, 2012.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  Red and Blue Dollars.  Artist’s Book, January, 2011.


Golden, Regan.  “Philip Vanderhyden at Andrew Rafacz Gallery.”  New City.  February, 2011.


Burke, Stephanie.  “Monday Morning Quarterback.”  Chicago Now, February, 2011.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  Garth Weiser at Norma Mangione Gallery, Catalog Essay.  Turin, Italy, November 2010.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  “Crossing Thresholds.”  Mary Boochever, December, 2010.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  Gradation.  Catalog essay. Portugal Art ’10, July, 2010.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  “If What I Say Is True, Maybe I Need A New Job” All Systems Blow:  Selected Writings of Lane Relyea.  April, 2010.


Grabner, Michelle, Annika Marie, Michael Newman.  Can I Come Over To Your House: The First Ten Years of the Suburban.  The Suburban, Oak Park, Illinois.  2010.


Truong, Hong-An.  “Moving Forward.”  Artslant, February, 2010.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  “Who’s Afraid of Flowers?”  Judy Ledgerwood, Hatje Kantz, October, 2009.


Mitchell, Charles Dee.  “Philip Vanderhyden at Light and Sie.”  Art in America, May, 2009.


Tingley, Jef.  “Philip Vanderhyden:  New Paintings.”   THE Magazine, April 1, 2009.


Holland, Nicole.  “Philip Vanderhyden:  New Paintings.”    THE Magazine, January 7, 2009.


Nichols, Liberty Thea.  “If This is Nothing, I Want More of It.”  Artslant, November 24, 2009.


James, Damien.  “Pictures of Nothing/Lloyd Dobler Gallery.”  New City, December 9, 2008.


Orden, Abe.  "The Windy Apple."  Artnet, January, 2007. 


Relyea, Lane, Annika Marie.  "Modernism Now."  College of Dupage Publication, October, 2006.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  “Lights/Body.  Wolfgang Tilmans at the MCA.”, March, 2005.


Vanderhyden, Philip.  “Lost and Found.  Nevin Tomlinson and The Suburban.” Coterie, Vol 1. No. 1, March, 2004.


Relyea, Lane.  "All Over and At Once." .  X-tra,  Vol.  6  No. 1 2003.


Workman, Michael. "All Over and At Once."  Flash Art, Vol. XXXVI  No. 233, 2003.




Northwestern University

Department of Art Theory and Practice

MFA, 2004


University Wisconsin, Madison        

Department of Art

BFA, 2001




2014      Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant


2012      Andy Warhol Grant (In collaboration with The Poor Farm)


2012      Joan Mitchell Painters and Sculptors Grant Nominee


2011      Joan Mitchell Painters and Sculptors Grant Nominee 


2009      Hearst Grant


2009      Joan Mitchell Painters and Sculptors Grant Nominee


2009      Rema Hort Mann Foundation Nominee


2003-4  Graduate Fellowship:  Northwestern University

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