Edith Baumann
Santa Monica, CA 90405

1985 M.F.A., University of Southern California
1975 B.A., University of California, Los Angeles
Exhibitions - Selected / Solo

2016 Charlotte Jackson Fine Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
2014 Ice Gallery, San Diego, CA.
2012 Katherine Cone Gallery, Culver City, CA.
2011 Modernism, San Francisco, CA.
2010 Santa Monica College Barrett Art Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
2005 M&W Art Ltd, Hong Kong, China
1995 Beatrix Wilhem Gallery, Stuttgart, Germany
1993 Beatrix Wilhem Gallery, Stuttgart, Germany (catalog).
1990 Modernism, San Francisco, CA.
  Newspace, Los Angeles, CA.
1989 Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
1988 Newspace, Los Angeles, CA.
1987 Newspace, Los Angeles, CA.
1985 Lindhurst Gallery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.
1982 Conejo Art Museum, Thousand Oaks, CA
Exhibitions - Selected / Group

2015 White Album, George Lawson Gallery, San Francisco, CA, Nov/Dec.
  Paths and Edges, Guggenheim Gallery, Newport Beach, CA, July 20 - Sept.18.
2014 Summer Luminaries, Brett Rubbico Gallery, Newport Beach, CA, July - Aug.
2013 Fifty / Fifty, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM, Dec.
  Art 1307, Cinthia and Renato Penna, Naples, Italy, Nov. - Dec.
  Next to Nothing, Coastline Art Gallery, Newport Beach, CA, Jan. 31 - Mar. 16.
2012 Painting on Edge 11, Den Contemporary Art, West Hollywood, CA, Sept. 19 - Oct. 19.
  Pink, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM, April 3 - 24.
  Made in Venice, The Gallery, Venice, CA, June 30 - July 30.
  Ed's Party: Spheres of Influence in the LA Art Scene, William Turner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, Mar. 3 - April 14.
  California Abstract Painting 1952 to 2011, Woodbury University Nan Rae Art Gallery, Burbank, CA, Jan. 21 - Mar 4.
2011 Marks and Movement: 5 Painters, Pete and Susan Barrett Gallery, Santa Monica, CA. Oct. 22 - Dec. 3.
  Less is More, Subliminal Projects, Los Angeles, CA. Oct. 15 - Nov. 5.
  Fall Spotlight, 333 Montezuma Annex, Santa Fe, NM. Oct. 14 - Dec. 1.
  Skin Freak, Inman Gallery, Houston, TX. May 20 - Mar. 5.
  What's New, Pussycat?, The Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA. Jan. 22 - Mar. 5.
2010 Putting on the Paint, Fort Worth Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, TX. Nov.13 - Jan. 2011.
  Bubble and Squeak, Happy Lion Gallery. Los Angeles, CA. Jul.10 - Aug. 14 2011.
  Wall To Wall, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. Jun. 5 - Aug. 14.
  The Shape of Space, 222 Shelby Gallery, Sant Fe, NM. Jun.11 - Jul. 31.
2008 Emphasis, Pete and Susan Barrett Art Gallery, Santa Monica, CA. Aug. - Oct.
  About Abstraction, Chapman University Guggenheim Gallery, Orange, CA. July
  West Coast Abstraction, Modernism, San Francisco, CA. May
2007 Painting's EDGE, Idyllwild Arts, Idyllwild, CA. June - July
2006 Abstract Painting by Gallery Artists, Modernism, San Francisco, CA. Jan. 19-Mar. 4.
2004 25th Anniversary Exhibition, Modernism, San Francisco, CA. Sep. 9 - Oct. 30.
  Selected Works, Modernism, San Francisco, CA. June 24 - Aug.
  Abstract, USC School of Fine Arts, Los Angeles, CA. May 27 - July 10.
2002 Selected Abstract Paintings, Modernism, San Francisco, CA. Jan.10 - Mar.9.
2000 Pure de(Sign), Otis Gallery, Otis College of Art & Design, Los Angeles, CA. Mar. 2 - Apr. 22.
1996 Red Paintings, Newspace, Los Angeles, CA. Jul. 2 - Aug. 3.
1994 In Plain Sight: Abstract Painting in Los Angeles, Blue Star Art Gallery,
  San Antonio, TX. Sep. 9 - Oct. 30, (catalog).
1993 The Shape of Things to Come, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA, Nov.
  Coming Unraveled, Santa Barbara College of Creative Studies Gallery,
  University of Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA. Mar. 2 - Apr. 16.
  Heart of Light, The Heart of Silence, Shasta College Art Gallery, Redding, CA. Feb. 23 - Mar. 25.
  Intimate Universe, Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo, NY. Mar. 27 - Apr. 21
  Traveled from Michael Walls Gallery.
1992 Intimate Universe, Michael Walls Gallery, New York, NY. Sept.
  Frankfurt Art Fair, Beatrix Wilhelm Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany, Mar. -Apr.
1991 Visual Literation, Michael Kohn Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
  Abstract Painting, Modernism, San Francisco, CA.
1990 Absolute Contemplation, 8 Abstract Painters, Newspace, Los Angeles, CA.
1989 Abstract Options, University Art Museum, University of California,
  Santa Barbara, CA. Curated by Phyllis Plous and Frances Colpitt, (catalog),
  Travels to Mary and Leigh Block Art Gallery, Northwestern University,
  Evanston, IL. and to de Saisse Museum, University of Santa Clara, CA.
1988 After Abstract, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA. Curated by Stephen Nowlin, (catalog).
  Visual Silences, Marc Richards Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. (catalog by Peter Clothier).
  Primary Abstraction: Los Angeles, Modernism, San Francisco, CA. Curated by Jeffrey Browning, (essay).
1987 Los Angeles Artists: Modern Masters, Ruthven Gallery, Lancaster, OH.
1986 New Balance LA-NY, Newspace, Los Angeles, CA.
1985 Divisions: 7 Artists, Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA. (catalog).
  New Art in the West, Vorpal Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
  LA Artists, Fisher Gallery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.
  Venice Art Walk, Docent lead tour.
1984 2Dimensions, Fox Fine Arts Center, University of Texas, El Paso, TX. (catalog).
1983 Newcomers 1983, Municipal Art Gallery, Barnsdall Park, Los Angeles, CA.
  Art/Soul, Stella Polaris Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
  Art Rental Gallery, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA.
1982 16th Annual Exhibition, Brea Civic Cultural Center Gallery, Orange County Art Association, (catalog). 
  Conejo Art Museum,Thousand Oaks, CA. Juried by Betty Asher.
1980 Abstract Painting 1980, California Institute of Contemporary Art, Los
  Angeles, CA. Curated by James Hayward, (catalog).
1975 Drawing and Print Show, Santa Monica College Art Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
Publications / Reviews - Selected

2016 “Charlotte Jackson Fine Art Opens Exhibition with Edith Baumann”, artdaily.org, April 4.
  “Edith Baumann, Painting the Unseen”, The Santa Fe Monthly Magazine, April.
2012 “Edith Baumann: Jazz Notes”, Artweek.LA, Nov. 5.
  Cutajar, Mario, “Edith Baumann”, Art Scene, Nov.
2011 Frank, Peter, “Less is More”, Huffington Post, Nov. 20.
2010 McGraw, Kate, “Color and Movement”, Santa Fe / North, June 11.
  Britt, Douglas, Inman Broadens Reach with Collages, Abstracts, Houston Chronicle, June 4.
1993 Pagel, David, “Coming Unraveled Is Anything But at Otis Gallery”,
  Los Angeles Times, December, 11.
1991 Frank, Peter, “Art Picks of the Week”, L.A. Weekly, June 28-July 4.
  Invitational full page color reproduction, Artspace, Jan/Feb.
1990 Invitational, Artspace, Sept/Oct, (full page color).
  Colpitt, Frances, “Absolute Contemplation”, Artspace, July/Aug, Cover.
1989 Knight, Christopher, “Drawing the Battle Lines in LA Painting”, Herald Examiner, March.
  Muchnic, Suzanne, “Two Views of the ‘Revival’ of the Abstract”, Los Angeles Times, January 24.
1988 Selwyn, Marc, “Visual Silences”, Flash Art, October.
  Levy, Mark, “California Contemporary Art”, Arts and Antiques, Oct/Nov.
  Selwyn, Mark, “Pick of the Week”, L.A. Weekly, June.
  Bulmer, Marge, Artscene, June.
  French, David, Artscene, June.
1987 Colpitt, Frances, Art in America, “Edith Baumann-Hudson at Newspace”, June.
1986 Wilson, William, Los Angeles Times, June 20.
1985 Donohue, Marlena, “Divisions:7 LA Artists at LAICA”, Los Angeles Times
1984 Saxon, Erik, “Six Painters”, Appearances, #11.
1983 Muchnic, Suzanne, “Promising Newcomers at the Muni”, Los Angeles Times