Lives and works in New York City
Bump Paintings and Key Key Paintings, James Fuentes, New York
Pointing Paintings, Bump Paintings, and Key Paintings, James Fuentes, New York
John & Jonathan, with John Ahearn, James Fuentes, New York
Maria Walker & Jonathan Allmaier, The Laundromat Gallery, Brooklyn
Jonathan Allmaier & Sandra Milner, ArtWorks Gallery, Philadelphia Museum of Art
Selected Group Exhibitions
New New York, Curated by Liam Davis and Debra Drexler, Curator Gallery, New York
Feed the Meter, Curated by Wallace Whitney, Galerie Bernard Ceysson, Luxembourg
New New York, Curated by Debra Drexler, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa
Love Child, Curated by Eleanna Anagnos, Ortega y Gasset, Brooklyn
Let’s Get Physical, Curated by Rick Briggs, Ventana 244, Brooklyn
A Pinch of Saffron, Dash of Vermouth, Curated by Ted Gahl, Dodge Gallery, New York
DNA: Strands of Abstraction, Curated by Paul Sinclaire, Loretta Howard Gallery, New York
Hort Family Installation, Curated by Jamie Hort, Hort Collection, New York
A country road. A tree. Evening., Curated by Sean Robert FitzGerald, FJORD, Philadelphia, PA
The escape from the banal everyday life to the world of the ideal, Curated by Brooke Moyse, NURTUREart, Brooklyn
TEMPERATURE, Projekt 722, Brooklyn
Magic Hand!, Curated by Joshua Abelow, Art Blog Art Blog, New York
Lifelong Painting: Allmaier, McCaddon, Friedman, Mt. San Antonio College, Los Angeles
2011 FAWC Visual Fellows Invitational, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA
The Urban Situation, Curated by John Baber, Ernest Rubenstein Gallery, New York
Cocktails & Dreams, Laundromat Gallery, Brooklyn
Portable Caves, HKJB, Long Island City
Small Works Show, Curated by Charles Long, 440 Gallery, Brooklyn
The Burger Show, The Laundromat Gallery, Brooklyn
Small Works Show, Curated by David Humphrey, 440 Gallery, Brooklyn
von Heiner bis Müller, Labor K1, Berlin, Germany
Swap Meet, ISB Gallery, Providence, RI
Works on Paper, Greenstone Gallery, Lincoln, UK
Hillel Gallery Projects, Hillel Gallery, Providence, RI
Brown University, Providence, RI
Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
2007 MFA Painting, Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA
2003 BA Visual Art with Honors, Brown University, Providence, RI
2003 BA Philosophy, Brown University, Providence, RI
2005-2007 Presidential Fellowship, Tyler School of Art, Temple University Graduate School
2002 Ann Belsky Moranis ʼ78 Award for Excellence in Art, Brown University
Lectures and Panels
2017 “Animism in the Studio, ” Lecture, University at Albany
2015 New New York Panel Discussion, Van der Plas Gallery, New York
2012 Visiting Artist Lecture, Brown University, Providence, RI
2012 Visiting Artist Lecture, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
2009 “The Mind-Body Problem in Painting,” Lecture, National Academy School of Fine Art, New York
2005 “Subjectivity and Objectivity in Painting,” Lecture, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia
Publications and Interviews
Allmaier, Jonathan. Which World. Collected writings. New York: James Fuentes.
Antonini, Marco; Ho, Christopher K., eds. Golden Age: Perspectives on Abstract Painting Today. New York: Nurture Art Press.
Krarup, Benjamin Lind. “Jonathan Allmaier.” Interview. Five Questions 21 May.
Rutherford, Michael. “Jonathan Allmaier and Painting-Culture.” Interview. Painter’s Bread 7 Feb.
“Jonathan Allmaier.” Interview. Standard Interview 13 Apr.
“Jonk Kënschtler mat engem immense Culot.” Radio 100,7 Aktuell 29 Sep.
Vaks, Zahar. “Love Child.” Staring At The Wall 10 Jul.
“Colors Rule.” Brown Alumni Magazine Mar/Apr.
“SFAQ Pick: Bump Paintings and Key Key Paintings.” San Francisco Arts Quarterly Online Mar.
Cornish, Sam. “DNA: Strands of Abstraction.” Abstract Critical 17 Jul.
Halasz, Piri. “Summer Sizzler.” From the Mayor’s Doorstep 19 Jul.
Hurst, Howard. “The New Old Logic of Abstraction.” Hyperallergic 23 Oct.
Micchelli, Thomas. “Painting, Perception, and the Emphatically Handmade.” Hyperallergic 14 Dec.
“Exhibition Reviews: Jonathan Allmaier.” The New Yorker 17 Sep.
Halle, Howard. “Top Five Shows.” TimeOut New York 8 Aug.
Kimball, Whitney. “Four Shows: NYC.” New American Paintings 21 Sep.
Rooney, Kara. “The escape from the banal everyday life to the world of the ideal.” The Brooklyn Rail 12 Dec.
Siegel, Miranda. “Editor’s Pick.“ New York Magazine 17 Sep.
“Top Five.“ The Two Percent 17 Sep.
Bromirski, Martin. “Magic Hand!“ Anaba 14 Sep.
Butler, Sharon. “Fall Preview for Painters.“ Two Coats of Paint 7 Sep.
Horner, James. “A Diverse Look at Urban Life.” New York Examiner 21 Feb.
Horner, James. “Now You See It.” New York Examiner 11 Sep.
Kimball, Whitney. “September Preview.“ Art Fag City 6 Sep.
Petras, Meghan. “Magic Hand!“ MEP 13 Sep.
Truax, Stephen. “Review: ART BLOG ART BLOG.“ ArtPulse Winter.
Allison, Maya. “SWAP/Meet.” Catalogue essay for Swap Meet exhibition at ISB Gallery, Providence, RI.
Rozen, Joel. Review of Hillel Gallery Projects. Brown Daily Herald 11 Apr.