Summer Wheat

For her solo exhibition at Shulamit Nazarian, titled Catch and Release, Summer Wheat continues her exploration of a tradition in which women were the original hunters, technologists, and artists and its many variations. Summer Wheat (b. 1977, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) received a BA from University of Central Oklahoma and an MFA from Savannah College of Art and Design. Recent solo exhibitions include Smack Mellon, New York (2018); Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York (2018); Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle (2017); Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv (2017); and Oklahoma Contemporary, Oklahoma City (2016). Her work has been featured in recent museum exhibitions, including ICA Collection: Expanding the Field of Painting, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston (2013–14); Paint Things: Beyond the Stretcher, deCordova Museum and Sculpture Park (2013); and Paradox Maintenance Technicians: A Comprehensive Manual to Contemporary Painting from Los Angeles and Beyond, Torrance Art Museum (2013). Catch and Release will be on view until October 27, 2018

Heavy Lifting  •  2018

Heavy Lifting

Acrylic on aluminum mesh
68 x 144 inches

2018  • 

Catch and Release  •  2018

Catch and Release

Acrylic on aluminum mesh
68 x 96 inches

2018  • 

Eel  •  2018

Eel

Ink and colored pencil on paper
8.5 x 11 inches

2018  • 

Individuals  •  2018

Individuals

Ink and colored pencil on paper
8.5 x 11 inches

2018  •