Sascha Braunig

Born 1983, Qualicum Beach, BC, Canada
Lives in Portland, ME

2008 MFA, Yale School of Art
2005 BFA, The Cooper Union

Solo shows


Poseuses, François Ghebaly, Los Angeles


Lay Figure, Oakville Galleries, ON

Lay Figure, François Ghebaly and Magenta Plains, New York

Extra Spectral, two-person exhibition with Bianca Beck, SPACE Gallery, Portland, ME

The Crease, Office Baroque, Brussels

Bad Latch, Atlanta Contemporary, Atlanta, GA
Free Peel, Foxy Production, New York

Shivers, MOMA PS1, Queens, NY
Torsion, Kunstall Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway

Pillar, Rodolphe Janssen Gallery, Brussels
Foxy Production, New York

Wrister, Blister, Plaster, Foxy Production, New York

Foxy Production, New York

Selected group shows


Hypervision, Magenta Plains, New York, NY


New England Biennial, Fruitlands Museum and Decordova Museum, MA

Illusions are Real, Quebec City Biennial, Musée National des Beaux-Arts, Quebec City, Canada


Romancing the Surface, curated by Loie Hollowell, Grimm Gallery, Amsterdam

Sculptures by Painters, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto, ON

Transmutations, Bortolami Gallery, New York, NY


A Love Letter to A Nightmare, Petzel Gallery, New York
All of Them Witches, organized by Dan Nadel and Laurie Simmons, Deitch Projects, Los Angeles

Splay, Able Baker, Portland, ME
Structures of Feeling, curated by Piper Marshall, Galerie Maria Bernheim, Zurich


Shapeshifters, The Approach, London


An Assembly of Shapes, Oakville Galleries, Toronto
Bang On, Divine Hammer, curated by Jenna Pirello, Able Baker Contemporary, Portland, ME

Destruction of Pleasure, curated by Lea Cetera, Meta Meta Meta LLC, Brooklyn, NY
PMA Biennial, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME


Dreamers Awake, White Cube, London
Fleming Faloon, Office Baroque, Brussels
Hans Bellmer, Sascha Braunig, Matthew Ronay, Office Baroque, Brussels
Hurts to Laugh, curated by Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer, Various Small Fires, Los Angeles
Mutations, High Line, New York
NGV Triennial, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
Strange Attractors: The Anthology of Interplanetary Folk Art: Vol. 1 Life on Earth. Organized by Bob Nickas, Redling Fine Art, Los Angeles
The Trick Brain, curated by Massimiliano Gioni, Aïshti Foundation, Beirut


A Big Enough Umbrella, Planthouse, New York
8 Femmes, Office Baroque, Brussels
Chatham Square, Foxy Production, New York
Stranger, curated by Rose Bouthillier, MOCA, Cleveland, OH


Condensed Matter Community, Synchrotron Radiation Center, Stoughton, WI
Unrealism, The Moore Building, Miami, FL
Tightrope Walk: Painted Images after Abstraction, curated by Barry Schwabsky, White Cube, London
Bomber, LOYAL, Stockholm
Where the Awning Flaps, organized by Franklin Melendez, Galerie Éric Hussenot, Paris
Rio, curated by Louis-Philippe Van Eeckhoutte, Office Baroque, Brussels

The Painter of Modern Life, curated by Bob Nickas, Anton Kern, New York
Surround Audience, curated by Lauren Cornell and Ryan Trecartin, New Museum, New York
Face It, Fullhaus, Los Angeles


Trioceros, Regina Rex, New York
Farm to Table, curated by Michael Bell-Smith, Foxy Production, New York
The Optical Unconscious, Kulturbüro Alte Fabrik, Zurich
The Idea of North, curated by Daniel Fuller, Bowdoinham Ice Fishing Shacks, Bowdoinham, ME
Shakti, Brand New Gallery, Milan


Surreal Selves, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
The Reveal, LOYAL, Malmo, Sweden
Celluloid Brushes, Ludlow 38, New York
DNA: Strands of Abstraction, Loretta Howard, New York
Sourced in Alex Da Corte: Fun Sponge, ICA at MECA, Portland, ME
A Top-hat, a Monocle, and a Butterfly, Etablissement d’en Face Projects, Brussels
Animal, Vegetable, Mineral, Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme, CT
Rien Faire et Laisser Rire, curated by Bob Nickas, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
The Stairs Turned Back into Stairs, Algus Greenspon Gallery, New York


Christian Sampson, Mira Dancy, Sascha Braunig, Matt Savitsky, Bull and Ram, Brooklyn
East West Move to Middle, part 2, Bill Brady KC, Kansas City, MO


Cloud, curated by Gabriel Hartley, Foxy Production, New York
The Bridgehampton Biennial, curated by Bob Nickas, Martos house, Bridgehampton, NY
Friendship of the Peoples, Simon Oldfield Gallery, London


The Pencil Show, Foxy Production, New York
Dump Art/ Deponiekunst, Freudenreich bar and gallery, Berlin
Baker, Braunig, Gokita, Hopkins, Foxy Production, New York
Mise En Place, Recess Gallery, New York


X is just a little black letter…Port D’Or, Brooklyn
The Crack-up, ATM Gallery, New York
PIFAS Town Project: The Queue, Philadelphia Institute for Advanced Study, Philadelphia, PA
Everything Must Go, curated by Rachel Higgins, Century Plaza Shopping Mall, Birmingham, AL


Flex Your Textiles, John Connelly Presents, New York
Speed Limit, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York


The Infinite Fill Show, curated by Cory and Jaime Arcangel, Foxy Production, NY


Macdowell Fellow 2013 and 2023, Surf Point Foundation residency 2021, Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program 2016-2017, Pollock-Krasner Foundation award 2016

Permanent Collections: 

Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore; Fondazione Memmo, Rome; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; Aïshti Foundation, Beirut; and Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, Ohio.