JM Howey

b. 1973 Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY


2006 MFA, Columbia University, New York, NY
1999 BFA, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA


2018 This is Non-Objective Painting, Standard (Oslo), Oslo, Norway
2017 Splendor in the Commons, Armada, Milan, Italy
2016 Edifying Lines for Sensitive Readers, Bureau, New York, NY
2015 Stay in Bed, Standard (Oslo), Norway
Frieze London, Focus, London, UK
2014 Note to Self, Bureau, New York, NY
2010 No One’s No-No, Taxter & Spengemann, New York, NY
The In Acts Out, Marginal Utility, Philadelphia, PA
2008 My Abandoned Novel, Taxter & Spengemann, New York, NY
2006 Taxter & Spengemann, New York, NY
2004 Taxter & Spengemann, New York, NY


2020 Ups & Downs - 15 Years of Standard (Oslo), Standard (Oslo), Oslo, Norway
Until tomorrow: Ten Years of Bureau, Bureau, New York, NY
2018 Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo, Standard (Oslo), Norway
2017 Condo New York: Carlos Ishikawa hosted by Bureau, New York, NY
2015 Andrew Gbur, Jaya Howey, David Ratcliff, Team Gallery, New York, NY
2014 CK One Daily, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
The Artists in Residence Biennial, The Ewing Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
2012 Make Hay, David Peterson Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Hot German Painting/Invagination, H.E.N.S, Brooklyn, NY
Best of 2012, Soloway, Brooklyn, NY
2011 New Age End of the World, Taxter & Spengemann, New York, NY
2010 GRØUP SHØW, Taxter & Spengemann, New York, NY
Foundation for Contemporary Arts Benefit, Lehmann Maupin, New York, NY
Soft and Loud, Daily Operation, New York, NY
Two x Two for AIDS Benefit, The Rachofsky Collection, Dallas, TX
2009 Besides, With, Against & Yet; Abstraction and the Ready-Made Gesture, The Kitchen, New York, NY
On From Here, Guild and Greyshkul, New York, NY
2008 Union Square, Taxter & Spengemann, New York, NY
2007 Fall, Silas Marder Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY
2006 Un-modern Observations, Southfirst Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
I Was A Sunbeam, David Krut Projects, New York, NY
2005 The General’s Jamboree, Guild and Greushkul, New York, NY
Exploding Plastic Inevitable, Bergdorf Goodman, New York, NY
2004 Traveling Scholars, Museum of Fine Art, Boston, MA


2016 Michael Wilson, 'Jaya Howey,' Artforum, p. 260-61, December
Will Heinrich, 'Paintings that Embrace the Impossibility of Painting,’ Hyperallergic, October 10
Travis Diehl, ‘New Bodies for Old Walls,’ Art Los Angeles Reader, January
2015 Suzanne Hudson, Painting Now, Thames & Hudson Publishing
Edited by Matt Keegan, 'Jaya Howey + Greg Parma Smith,' == #2, Capricious Publishing
2014 'Jaya Howey, 'Note to Self'," Time Out New York, May 29
2011 Cameron Martin, ‘Painting Has Issues,’ Paper Monument #4
2010 Colby Chamberlain, ‘Besides, With, Against, and Yet,’ Artforum, November
Suzanne Hudson, ‘Besides, With, Against & Yet,’ Artforum, February
Morgan Falconer, ‘Besides, With, Against & Yet,’ Frieze, Issue #129, March
Timothy Gierschick, ‘March of The Romantic,’, April 7
2009 R.C. Baker, ‘Beside, With, Against & Yet,’ Village Voice, December 1
Caroline Busta, ‘Besides, With, Against & Yet,’ May Revue, Issue #3
2008 Lumi Tan, ‘Critics Picks: Union Square’, July 17
Kadar Brock, ‘Five Must See Shows in New York,’, April 15
2004 Christine Temin, ‘Painters Stand Out Among Grant Winners,’ The Boston Globe, Feb 22
Wesley Pierce, ‘Sincerity Reigns Among Traveling Scholars,’ Big, Red & Shiny, March 15


2017 Chinati Foundation Artist in Residence, Marfa, TX
2010 Emergency Grant, Foundation For Contemporary Art, New York, NY
2009 Space Program Residency, The Marie Walsh Sharp Art Foundation, New York, NY
2005 Gamblin Artist Award, Robert Gamblin Foundation, Portland, OR
2003 Traveling Scholarship Award, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

COLLECTIONS Aïshti Foundation, Beirut, Lebanon