Solo Exhibitions


2019            Mimi Gross: Among Friends 1959-1964, Eric Firestone Gallery, New York, NY

                     Lost Atlanta, 1981, Atlanta Contemporary in collaboration with Institute 193, Lexington, KY

Double Portrait: Mimi Gross & Marcia Marcus, BMCC, Shirley Fiterman Art Center, New York, NY

2017            Mimi Gross: At the Beach, Shrine Gallery, New York, NY

                   The University of Kentucky, Chandler Medical School, Lexington, KY           

2009            Where it All Began: On the Bowery, Big Apple Circus Anniversary, The Battery, New York, NY

2002            Charm of the Many, Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, New York, NY, Catalogue, with an introduction by Dominique Fourcade, and an Essay by Charles Bernstein

2000            Diverse Groundings, Salander-O’Reilly Galleries, New York, NY, Including CD ROM The Baby Book, with drawings and water colors (computer engineering by Nazir Ellahi)

1997             Diaphanous Leap (continued), Salander-O’Reilly Galleries, New York, NY

1996             Sketch for Ecstasy, Provincetown Art Association & Museum, Provincetown, MA

            Sketches and Drawings for "Earth Studies", Palm Beach Museum of Art, Lake Worth, FL

1994            Portrait of ‘Success Garden’ in Harlem, Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY

1993            Portrait of "Success Garden" in Harlem, The Urban Center, Municipal Arts Society, New York, NY, People Make Parks: Public Space for Public Life

                    Songs of the Senses, Inax Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1991            Mimi Gross, New Arts Program, Kutztown, PA

                    Mimi Gross, New East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1990            Parade: An Exhibition at Various Tribeca Sites, New York, NY            

                    Mimi Gross: Chronologies, Katzen-Brown Gallery, New York, NY

1988            Mimi Gross, David Brown Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1986             Mimi Gross: In Public, In Private: Studies, paintings and painted sculpture, Ruth Siegel, New York, NY

            Mimi Gross: Murales, sculptures et dessins, Galerie Lara Vincey, Paris, France 1984             Mimi Gross, Karen Lennox Gallery, Chicago, IL

1983              Mimi Gross, Public Illumination Picture Gallery, New York, NY,

1978             Big Apple Circus, Circus Flats and Designs, Collegiate School for Boys, New York, NY,                       

                     Area Gallery, New York, NY

1965            Mimi Gross, Castagno Gallery, New York, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019            The Slab City Scene, Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, ME

Go Figure, Eric Firestone Gallery, Easthampton, NY                        

2017            Inventing Downtown, Gray Art Gallery, NYU, New York, NY

            Genesis Belanger, Melissa Brown, Roy De Forest, Mimi Gross, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY

                     Time of the Season, AMP Gallery, Provincetown, MA

                     Travel, AMP Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2016            Coney Island is Still Dreamland, Brooklyn, Museum, Brooklyn, NY

            The Book Undone: Thirty Years of Granary Books, Kempner Gallery, Columbia University Rare Book & Manuscript Library, New York, NY

                     After Old Masters, Brattleboro Museum of Art, Brattleboro, VT

            ‘Night Skies’; and more, ‘Looking Up!’, AMP Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2015            Charm of the Many, AMP Gallery, Provincetown, MA

                     August Afternoon, 2 ½ D, AMP Gallery, Provincetown, MA

            Edith Schloss: Still Life, Myths and Mountains. A Retrospective, Sundaram Tagore Gallery with Norte Maar, New York, NY

                     Last Stop Vacationland, artSTRAND Gallery, Provincetown, MA

          The Word of Modern Art: Artists as Writers, The Renee & Chaim Gross Foundation, New York, NY

2014            Your Favorite Artist’s Favorite Artist, Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY [

                     Circa 1945, The Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation, New York, NY

2013            Black + White, VanDeb Editions, New York, NY

2012            To Be a Lady: Forty-Five Women in the Arts, 1285 Avenue of the America Art Gallery/Norte Maar, New York, NY

            Times Square Show Revisited, Hunter College Art Galleries, New York, NY

            Putting It Together: Collage, Assemblage, Mixed Media, David Findlay Jr Gallery, New York, NY

            Women’s History Month Invitational, VanDeb Editions, New York, NY

2011            Loft in the Red Zone, Tribute to 9/11, New York, NY

2009    Ghetto Biennale, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Eye on Wall Street, Federal Hall, New York, NY

2008            Dumbo Arts Center Benefit Auction, Dumbo Arts Center, New York, NY

2007            Agents of Change: Women, Art and Intellect, Ceres Gallery, New York, NY.

            Portraits: Seventeenth to Twentieth Century, Salander-O’Reilly, New York, NY

            The Family, Provincetown Art Association & Museum, Provincetown, MA.

                     Cityarts Art Auction, Cityarts, New York, NY

            “Greetings From Antioch College”: The Postcard Show, Casa Frela Gallery. A fundraising exhibit of original art by the Antioch community.

                     The Flag Project, Opening of the Rubin Museum, New York, NY

2006            From the Art of New York, World Financial Center Winter Garden, New York, NY. Art Auction and Mardi Gras Gala to Benefit the Gulf Coast.

                      Wish You Were Here 5, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY

            50 years of Art, Architecture, Photography, Film & Video, Grimaldi Forum, Espace Ravel, Monaco

            The Downtown Show: The New York Art Scene, 1974-84, Grey Art Gallery, NYU, New York, NY; The Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA; Austin Museum of Art

                      Looking Back from Ground Zero, Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY

            Through Our Eyes: Belfast/New York, The Painting Center, New York, NY; Metro Center, Belfast, Ireland

                      Benefit Auction Program, New York Studio School, New York, NY

2005            Terrain Gallery 50th Anniversary Exhibition!, Terrain Gallery, New York, NY

                      The Dreamland Artists Club 2005, CreativeTime, New York, NY

            Too Much Bliss: Twenty Years of Granary Books, Smith College Museum of Art, North Hampton, MA

            ABC No Rio 25th Anniversary Benefit Auction, Deitch Projects, New York, NY

2004            Little Red School House 25th Anniversary Art Auction, 1-20 Gallery, New York, NY

                        Wish You Were Here 3, A.I.R. Gallery New York, NY

            [Small Works II Exhibit], Salander-O’Reilly Galleries/The Arts Students League of New York, New York, NY

                        New Etchings and Monoprints, VanDeb Editions, New York, NY

2003            Through Our Eyes: An Exploration of Artists’ Responses to Our Complex Times, Art in General, New York, NY

            Rites of Spring: Sacred, Magical & Ceremonial Art, Kleinert/James Arts Center, Woodstock, NY

            Artists of the Sun Gallery, Provincetown Art Association & Museum, Provincetown, MA

                        Opening Exhibition, VanDeb Editions, New York, NY

            New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture 2003 Gala Benefit, The New York Studio School, New York, NY

                        Winter Auction 2003, d.u.m.b.o. arts center, New York, NY

2002            Generations 1997  – 2002, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY

                        Etchings and Monoprints 1999-2002, The Space, New York, NY

            The 177th Annual: An Invitational Exhibition, National Academy of Design, New York, NY

                        Wish You Were Here!, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY

2001            New Prints 2001-Winter, International Print Center, New York, NY

            Time After, Time Along, The River, Holland Tunnel Ventilation Building, New York, NY

2000            Generations II, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY

          Displacement: Art + Suitcase, Will Travel, Gallery: Gertrude Stein, New York, NY

                        The Figure: Another Side of Modernism, Newhouse Center for

                        Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, NY

                        Etchings and Monoprints, VanDeb Publishers, New York, NY            

                        Remembering Rudy, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY

                        Alumni Art Show & Sale, LaGuardia Gallery, New York, NY

1999             Raising Miriam’s Cup, Jewish Community Center, Baltimore, MD                       

Art + Suitcase (Will Travel), DNA Gallery, Provincetown, MA

                      Women Beyond Borders, Traveling Exhibition

1998            List Graphic Publications, Jewish Museum, New York, NY

            Fifty Years of Women at Bard 1948 - 1998, Bard College, Annandale on Hudson, NY

            Art + Suitcase Will Travel, A Conductors Hallway Presentation, London, England

                       Children in Crisis, Benefit, traveling in select German Museums

                        Dance Depictions, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY                       

Holiday Invitational, Broome Street Gallery, New York, NY

1997            Art + Suitcase Will Travel, Shoe-String Gallery, Jersey City, NJ; DNA Gallery, Provincetown, MA [1999]; Detroit, MI.; London, England [1998], Gertrude Stein Gallery [2000]

                     A.I.R. Generations 25th Anniversary, A.I.R. Gallery, New York

            The Newton – Provincetown Connection: The David Brown Gallery Revisited, Newton Museum of Art, Newtonville, MA

                    Dance Depictions, installation at Neuberger Museum, S.U.N.Y.  Purchase, NY

1996             Sketches and Drawings For “Earth Studies”, Palm Beach Community College Museum of Art, Lake Worth, FL; [Title in Japanese], Gallery TE, Tokyo, Japan

            Invitational/Winners of Grants For Visual Arts, Delaware Arts Center Gallery, Narrowsburg, NY

                     Women in the Visual Arts, Hollins College Art Gallery, Roanoke, VA

            Town and Country: In Pursuit of Life’s Pleasures, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY

                      Instant Visions, NY Women’s Foundation, Streets of Soho, New York, NY

1995             Face to Face, Artists’ on Artists, Gallery Swan, New York, NY                       

Gardens of the World, C.W. Post College, LIU, Brookville, NY

                      Group Show, Gallerie Te, Tokyo, Japan

            Voices of Conscience: Then and Now, ACA Galleries, New York, NY

            Painting in Poetry, Poetry in Painting: Wallace Stevens and Modern Art, Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, New York, NY

1994            A Voice of Peace and Reason, Penn State, PA

                        Art + Suitcase Will Travel, Children in Crisis, Hamburg, Germany

                        Design Biennial: Mirrors, Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY

                        Art after Art, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY

                        Children In Crisis, Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

            Beyond Bard: Works on Paper by Bard College Alumni, National Arts Club, Marquis & Gregg Galleries, New York, NY

1991            Children in Crisis, Lorence Monk Galley, New York

                        Urban Icons, Ruth Seigel, Ltd., New York

            Artists For Peace and Equality in Honor of World AIDS Day, Triplex Gallery, Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York, NY

                        Intimations of Immortality: The Sculptures of Chaim Gross and

                        Mimi Gross, The B'nai B'rith Klutznick Museum, Washington DC            

            The Brotherhood Synagogue, New York, NY

            Masks, Dyansen Gallery, New York, NY

1990              Maske Balosu (Jewish Museum Benefit), Waldorf-Astoria, New York, NY

            Mixed-Use District, Institute for Contemporary Art, The Clockworktower Gallery/P.S.1, New York, NY

            An Artist’s Christmas: Holiday Images by American Artists 1880 – 1990, Midtown Payson Galleries, New York, NY

1989            Homage To Walter Chrysler: The Provincetown Years, The Katzen-Brown Gallery, Provincetown, MA

            The Texture of Tribeca, Benefit auction for Tribeca Community Association

            Jan Baltzell/Mimi Gross/Ellen Sinclair, Rising Tide Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1988            Sculpture, Katzen-Brown Gallery, New York

            Theoretical Ideas for the Hudson Waterfront, Municipal Arts Society, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY

1987             The Artful Traveler, BMW Gallery, New York, NY

1986            Let’s Play House, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, New York, NY

                        Short Stories, One Penn Plaza, New York, NY

                        International Summer Group Show, Glass Gallery, New York, NY            1985             Harvest, Ruth Seigel, Ltd., New York, NY

                        The Subway Show, Lehman College, New York, NY

                        History of the Lower East Side, Henry Street Settlement, New York, NY

                        Landscapes, Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York, NY

1984             Portraits at P.S.1, New York, NY

                        Domesticity, Suellen Haber Gallery, New York, NY [January]

1983             The Ritz Hotel Show, Washington, DC

            Portraits on a Human Scale, Whitney Museum of Art, Downtown Branch, New York, NY

                        Painted Light, Queens Museum, Flushing, NY

            Sculpture on the Shoreline Sites, Artists Representing Environmental Art, Inc. (AREA), Site-Specific, Ward’s Island, New York

            Bodies and Souls, Artists’ Choice Museum, Alex Rosenberg Gallery, New York, NY

1982             The Portraits, Semaphore Gallery, New York, NY

            Contemporary American Realism at One Penn Plaza: Painting and Sculpture by Twenty-One Artists, One Penn Plaza, New York, NY

                        Painted Light, Artists’ Choice Museum, National traveling show

1981             Candidates for Art Awards, The American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York, NY

                        Combinations, Empire Safe Company, Inc., New York, NY

            Images of Labor, National Museum of American History, Washington, DC

            The Sun Gallery Exhibition, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA

                        The Anxious Figure, Semaphore Gallery, New York, NY

                        The 2 Suitcase Show, Seattle, WA

                        Celebrations, Bellevue Hospital Center, New York, NY

1980             The Times Square Show, Times Square, New York, NY

                        Breaking In, Creative Time Inc., Old Slip Police Station, New York, NY

                        Sculpture in the 70s: The Figure, Pratt Institute, New York, NY

1978             Post Card Size Art, Organization for Independent Artists, PS 1, New York, NY

                        American Institute & Academy of Arts & Letters, New York, NY

                        Customs House, Creative Time, Inc., New York, NY

                        The Figure, Wave Hill, the Bronx, NY

            Dissonance and Harmony in Painting, Sculpture and Drawing, Organization of Independent Artists, New York, NY

1977             Art on the Beach, Creative Time, Inc., New York, NY

                        Outside Independent Artists Shows, through 1981

                        Cape Cod as an Art Colony, Heritage Plantation of Sandwich,

                        Sandwich, MA

1976             The Great American Rodeo Bicentennial, Fort Worth Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX; Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs, CO;

The De Witte Memorial Arts Museum, San Antonio, TX

                        Private Notations: Artists' Sketchbooks II, Philadelphia College of Art, PA

                        Ruckus Manhattan

1975            Immovable Objects, outdoor exhibition in downtown Manhattan, organized by the Cooper-Hewitt Museum, New York, NY

            Artists Make Toys, Clocktower Institute for Art and Urban Resources, New York, NY

1973             American Drawings, 1963 - 1973, Whitney Museum of American

                        Art, New York

                        Artists Books, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA

1972            Portrait of Bayonne, Bayonne Jewish Community Center, Bayonne, NJ                       

Whitney Group Drawing Show, Whitney Museum, New York, NY

1971             John Bernard Meyers Gallery, New York, NY

                        Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY

                        The Alternate Six Show, Jules Brenner Gallery, Provincetown, MA [August]

1969            Mimi and Red Hit the Road, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY

            Red Grooms and Mimi Gross, Marlin McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1968            Fourth Annual Exhibition and Sale, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

1967            Stupendous Group Show, Vanderlip Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1965            Paintings By David Gossoff & Mimi Gross, Area Gallery, New York, NY

1963            Vitalists, Café Figaro, New York, NY

                        Vitalists, Zabriskie Gallery, New York, NY            

            Introducing: Anne Frank, Helen Avlon, and Mimi Gross, Sun Gallery, Provincetown, MA.

1958             The Sun Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1957             Provincetown Art Association, Provincetown, MA


Sets and Costumes


2017             Antipodes, set and costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, Danspace, St. Mark’s Church, NY

2016             Solo Salon, Etc., sets, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, Dunn Studio

2012            Cassations, set and costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, 92nd Street Y

2009            Cleave, costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, 92nd Street Y, Danspace, St. Mark’s Church, NY, LaMama Annex, NY

2008            tanks under trees, set and costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, Dunn Studio

2007            Zorn’s Lemma, set and costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, 92nd Street Y, NY and Dance Theatre Workshop, NY

2001            Aerobia, set and costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, P.S 122, NY

1998            Cocca Mocca, sets, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, Danspace, St. Mark’s Church, NY

1996–97               Spell for the Opening of the Mouth of N, set and costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, The Kitchen, NY: Lincoln Center Out of Doors, NY

1996              Earth Studies, Heart of the Palm Festival, costumes, a world premiere opera. Duncan Theater, Palm Beach Community College, FL.;

Emerson Majestic Theater, Boston, MA; Norton Museum of Fine Art, West Palm Beach, Fla., Costume designs and drawings for Earth Studies

1995            Caracole, set and costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, Dunn Studio, NY

1991            Rubble Dance, Long Island City, Film by Rudy Burckhardt/Douglas Dunn + Dancers, LIC, NY; costumes; 1992 Performed as dance, Festival d’Automne, Pompidou Center, Paris, France; Dance Theater Workshop, NY; toured Europe and US

1990            Unrest, set and costumes, St. Marks Church, NY

            Sky Eye, set and costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal

            Parade and Ballet Mecanique, Miyako Kato Dance Co., Seibu Seed Theater, Toyko, Japan

1989            Parade and Ballet Mecanique, set and costumes, International Music Festival and Miyako Kato Dance Co., Kyoto, Japan

            Sky Eye, set and costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, St. Mark’s Church, NY; Festival d’Automne, Pompidou Center, Paris, France

            Wildwood, Peepstone, sets and costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, Dunn Studio, NY

1988            Matches, set and costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, The Kitchen, NY

1985            The Garden, sets, Hope Gillerman, White Dog Studio and The Kitchen, NY

1984            Pulcinella, set and costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, guest performer Karole Armitage, Joyce Theater, NY; Festival d’Automne, Pompidou Center, Paris; toured France. Restaged 2009 & 2019.

                        Elbow Room, costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, Joyce Theater, NY

1983             Secret of the Waterfall, set, Douglas Dunn + Dancers with Anne Waldman and Reed Bye, Dunn Studio, NY. Original video by Charles Atlas

1981            House of Cards, backdrop set, Paul Taylor Dance Co., New Wave Festival, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY; world tour;

                        Restaged 1988, City Center, NY

            Skid, costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, Festival d’Automne, Pompidou Center, Paris; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN; toured for four years;

                        Restaged 1992

1980            Echo, set, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, The Kitchen, NY

1978-79            Foot Rules, costumes, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, Cunningham Studio, NY; Akademie der Kunste, Berlin




2017            Puzzling the Legacy, Article, art journal, Vol. 76, no. 1, Spring 2017, College Art Association, Philadelphia, PA 

2000            Fiction Magazine, cover illustration, CCNY, NY

                        Encyclia Vitellina, Mask for Victim’s Services, NY

                        Benefit for Victim’s Services (poster), NY

1996             Sketch for Ecstasy, installation at the Provincetown Art Association

                        and Museum, Provincetown, MA

1994            Portrait of Success Garden in Harlem, installation, the Parks Council;

                        Port Authority Bus Terminal, NY

1993            Portrait of Success Garden in Harlem, installation, the Parks Council; The             Urban Center Municipal Arts Society, NY

                        Fiction Magazine, cover illustration, CCNY,NY

                        Parade, White Street and Church Street, outdoor installation; Clock

                        Tower; Municipal Building, Mixed-Use District, Tribeca, NY;

                        New York Foundation for the Arts, Graphics

                        Doing Art Together, Graphics

            Benefit for Big Apple Circus (poster), VanderWoulde Tannenbaum Gallery, NY

1983            A Tribute to Edwin Denby (poster), New York Public Library, NY

                        Vera List Graphics, Jewish Museum, NY

                        Ella: The Wave, Wards Island, New York, NY.

                        Big Apple Circus Flat, Main Entrance, Bellevue Hospital, NY

                        Choice (poster), Planned Parenthood, Semaphore Gallery, NY

                        Cabaret Room, O’Neal’s Times Square, NY

                        Independent Publishers (poster), New York Book Fair, NY

                        Fiction Magazine, cover illustration, CCNY, NY

                        Breaking In, Old Slip Police Station, Creative Time NYC

1979            Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (poster), July 4th Celebration, NY

            The New Room, O’Neals’, New York, NY, [O’Neals’ Restaurant Installation], [Moved to “Ginger Man” (Lincoln Center), currently closed]

1978            King Fisher’s Daughter & Friend (Art on the Beach 1), Creative Time NYC, Lower Manhattan Land-fill, New York, NY.

            Big Apple Circus, NY [exterior and interior entrances and decorations, continued through 1981]

                        Hold-Up, Creative Time NYC, Customs House, New York, NY

1976            The Poetry Project (poster), November Readings at St. Mark’s Church, NYC

1963            Zabriskie Gallery Poster- Summer 1963 schedule.


Selected Books, Journal covers

 2014            Aubaderrying, cover and illustrations, by Anne Waldman

                        Frieze Magazine, Issue No. 161, Article illustration, p.42,

2013            Archives of American Art Journal, Travel Issue, “Italy ‘61” by Liza Kirwin. Fall 2013, 52:1-2, pp 4-33 and cover.  (Print and to be online)

2000            M-E-A-N-I-N-G Anthology, ed. Susan Bee & Mira Schor, Duke University Press

1998            Rabbinic Fantasies, ed. David Stern & Mark Mirsky, Yale

                        University Press

1996            Wallace Stevens Journal, Fall (cover & illustrations)

                        Rabbinic Fantasies, Jewish Publication Society

1986            New York/Berlin, magazine of the arts, drawings in black and white, #2

                        Grand Street Magazine

1984            New York/Berlin, magazine of the arts, drawings in black and white,

                        #1 Village Voice, June

                        Fiction, illustrations for ancient parables, CCNY, NY

                        Free to Be, magazine design and production for Ms. Foundation

1979            SoHo News, cover, May

1975            Simckes, Seymour, ill. Gross, Mimi and Joffe, A., The Comatose Kids,

                        New York, Fiction Collective, 1975

1972            Mirsky, Mark, Blue Hill Ave., New York, Bobbs Merrill, 1972

1961            Gross, Mimi and Grooms, Red, A Book of Drawings (Florence, 1961),

                        limited edition


Selected Bibliography


2018            Sloat, Suzanna, “New York” [Dance Review of Douglas Dunn], Ballet Review

                        Magazine, Winter 2017-2018, p.12-13

2017            Cotter, Holland, “When Artists Ran the Show”, The New York Times, Weekend

                        Arts II, January 13, 2017, C19; C24. Illustration p. C19.

Nadel, Dan, “Critical Eye: Mimi Gross in Her World”, Art in America, Magazine, January 27, 2017

Stein, Judith, “Inventing Downtown, Co-ops, tin cans, and baby Carriages: the Grey Gallery surveys a period of marvelous experimentation”, 4 Columns

2016            Gross, Mimi, “Drawings From Markets in (New) Delhi”, The Brooklyn Rail, April 2016, p.47

2013            Kirwin, Liza, “Italy ‘61”, Archives of American Art Journal, Travel Issue, Fall 2013, 52:1-2, pp 4-33 and cover.  (Print and to be online)

2012            Cooper, Shawna and Wurzelbacher, Karli, “Times Square Show Revisited: Accounts of the Landmark 1980 Exhibition”, New York, Hunter College, 2012, 65-66.

            Maysles, Rebekah, with Maysles, Philip and Gross, Mimi, “History is a Mystery”, New York, 2011-2012.

            Sigler, Jerome, Residing in the Present, Bomb Magazine, October 5, 2012

2011            Swartz, Anne, “Loft in the Red Zone: Artists Commemorate 9/11,”Art Fairs International Newspaper, New York, Issue 11, 2011, pg. 1, 20.

2009            Macaulay, Alastair, “A Flicker of Moods, Prayerful to Mercy,” The New York Times, October 3, 2009.

2008            Burton, Johanna, ed, Critical Matrix, Princeton, NJ, Vol. 17, Spring 2008, pg. 47.

            Kokoli, Alexandra M. ed., Feminism Reframed, Swartz, Anne, “The Feminist Art Project,” Newcastle, UK, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2008, 293-4.

2007            Espo, Steve, “Transforming the Landscape,” Tokion, Jan., No. 56

            Cotter, Holland, “Agents of Change,” Art in Review, New York Times, February 16, 2007, E39.

            Pasternak, Anne, Creative Time: 33 Years of Public Art in New York, Princeton, NJ, Princeton Architectural Press, 2007, 18, 59, 260.

2006            Micchelli, Thomas, “The Downtown Show: The New York Art Scene, 1974-1984,” The Brooklyn Rail, February, 2006.

2005            Kirwin, Liza, More Than Words: Illustrated Letters from the Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art, Princeton, NJ, Princeton Architectural Press, 2005, x, 44-46, 188.

            Tallack, Douglas, New York Sights: Visualizing Old and New New York, Berg Publishers, Oxford, UK, 2005, 169-170.

2003            Jando, Dominique, Big Apple Circus: 25 Years, Big Apple Circus, Ltd, NY, 2003, 27, 31.

2002   Grace Glueck, "Weekend/Art in Review," New York Times, Sept 13, 2002.

            Scott, William B. and Rutkoff, Peter M.  New York Modern: The Arts and the City.  Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD, pgs 372-378.

2001            Roberta Smith, "A Benefit for Lovers of Art and New York," New York Times, Nov 1, 2001, E3.

            Deborah Jowitt, "Working It Out," The Village Voice, December 4, 2001.

            Gia Kourlas, "Work it Out," Time Out New York, November 15-22, 2001.

            Dunning, Jennifer, “No Pain, No Gain in Gym of the Future,” New York Times, Nov 19, 2001, E4

2000            "Mimi Gross," The New Yorker, Apr 17, 2000, 20.

            Ken Johnson, "Mimi Gross: 'Diverse Groundings,'" Art in Review, New York Times, Apr 14, 2000, E42.

            William B. Scott & Peter Ruckoff, New York Modern: The Arts and the City, Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 372-79.

1998            Gia Kourlas, "Silver is Golden," Time Out New York, December  17, 1998.

            Danto, Arthur C., Encounters & Reflections, Los Angeles, University of California Press, 1998, 130.

            Allen, Michael, Rodeo Cowboys in the American Imagination, University of Nevada Press, 1998, 119-120.

            Muriel Silberstein-Storfer with Mablen Jones, Doing Art Together, New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc. (also 1982 edition)

1997            William Zimmer, William, "Imagination, Packed Up and Ready to Travel," The New York Times (Jun 1, 1997): n.p.

1993            “Success Blooms on Madison Avenue”, New York Times, Jun 26, 1993, 21.

            Review of "Songs of the Senses," Bijutsu Techo (BT), July 1993, 137-38.

            Review of "Songs of the Senses," Sankei Newspaper, Tokyo, Japan, Apr 18, 1993, n.p.

            June Kunugi, "Songs of the Senses," Asahi Weekly, Tokyo, Japan, Apr 18, 1993, 5.

1992            Ori Z. Soltes, "A Legacy of Art: The Work of Chaim and Mimi Gross," The Jewish Monthly, January 1992, 30-34.

1991            "Color us Crazy," Village Voice, January 1, 1991, n.p.

            Wheeler, Daniel, Art Since Mid-Century: 1945 to the Present, New York, Vendome Press, 1991, 176.

1990            New York Times, December

1989            Dreishpoon, Douglas and Friedman, Martin, Sculpture Inside Outside, New York, Rizzoli, 1989, 20-21.

            Jennifer Dunning, "Painterly Evocations in Dunn Pieces," New York Times, December 17, 1989.

            Deborah Jowitt, "The Rules of the Tribe," The Village Voice, December 19, 1989, 107.

1988            Cindy Nickerson, "Mimi Gross on her Own," Cape Cod Times, August 20, 1988, 29.

            Provincetown Arts, Annual (conversation with Helen Wilson and Mimi Gross), 118-21; 172; 182.

            Francine A. Koslow, "Mimi Gross at David Brown Gallery," Artforum, November 1988, 149.

            Deborah Jowitt, "High Flyers," The Village Voice, May 19, 1988, 155.

1987            New York Magazine, Aug 3, 1987.

1984            Rosenbaum, Maj-Britt, “Housewives- Caught in a Riptide of Cultural Change,” Physician & Patient, Jan. 1984, 52.

            Larry Lundy, "Mimi Gross," New Art Examiner, May 1984, 3

            "World Now Special: The Paul Taylor Dance Company, So-en, August 1984, 58.

1983            Brenson, Michael, “Sculpture of Summer is in Full Bloom,” New York Times, Jul 8, 1983, C18.

1982            Silberstein-Storfer, Muriel and Jones, Mablen, Art Together, New York, Simon and Schuster, 1982, 42.

            “O’Neals Times Square Restaurant,” New York Times, Mar 11 and 19, 1982 [full page illustration/advertisement]

            New York Times, Mar 17, 1982, A23. [editorial page illustration]

            John Arthur Shanks, "Portraits," Arts Magazine, Apr 1982, 6.

            Anne Ominous [Lucy Lippard], "Sex and Death and Shock and Schlock: A Long Review of The Times Square Show," Artforum, October 1982, 50-55.

1981            Schjeldahl, Peter, “Anxiety as a Rallying Cry,” Village Voice, Sep 16, 1981, 85.

1980            Trebay, Guy, “Art in the Private Sector,” Voice Centerfold, June 4, 1980, cover and illustration on pg 3.

            Goldstein, Richard, “The First Radical Art Show of the 80s,” Village Voice, June 16, 1980, 31, 32.

            Zimmer, William, “Underground in the Art World,” Soho News, Jun 18, 1980, 30.

            Jeffrey Deitch, "Report from Times Square," Art in America, September 1980, 62.

1979            Portfolio, v.3, 59.

            Longacre, Sarah, “City Beat,”  Soho Weeky News, Mar 8, 1979, 17.

1977            Coburn, Judith, “damn everything but the circus!,” Village Voice, Jul 4, 1977, 32. [ill.]

            Tallmer, Jerry, “Art in Progress Down at Customs,” New York Post, Aug 27, 1977, 20. [ill.]

1976            Janet Kutner, "Marcel Duchamp Meets Hank Willimans in Heaven: Fort Worth's Great American Rodeo Exhibition," Currant, May-July 1976, 26-37.

1972            McFadden, Elizabeth, “Artists Give a Vivid Display of Contemporary Bayonne,” New York Times, Feb 27, 1972, p.72. [ill.]

1967            “MOM Art,” Home Furnishings Daily, NYC, May 10, 1967, cover. [ill.]

1963            “The Stark Truth,” New York Times Magazine, 1963. [Painting in Room illustrated for interior design article, not credited.]




            1995              New York State Council on the Arts/Visual Arts Grant

            1991             Bessie Award/Sets and Costumes

            1985              National Endowment for Arts/Visual Arts New York Foundation for the Arts/Painting

            1981             American Academy & Institute of Arts & Letters, Grant for Painting.

            1977             National Endowment for the Arts, with Big Apple Circus, NYC, grant for interior and exterior tent entrances decor

            1976             Municipal Arts Society, for Ruckus Manhattan


Selected list, Teaching


            2003   New York Studio School, NYC, lecture

            1999            S.U.N.Y Purchase, Purchase, NY, Visiting Artist, Spring

            1995             Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC

            1990             New Arts Program, Kutztown, PA

            1984             Rhode Island School of Design, Workshops, Providence, RI

            1980             Art Institute of Chicago, Department of Painting, Chicago, IL

            1978            Syracuse University, Department of Painting, Syracuse, NY


Selected Public Collections


            Art Institute of Chicago, IL

            Bellevue Hospital, New York City, Children’s Corridor

            Brooklyn Museum, NY

            Fukuoko Bank, Fukuoko, Japan

            Hirshhorn Museum of Painting and Sculpture, Washington, D.C.

            Jewish Museum, NY

            Lannon Foundation, FL

            Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY

            Musee des Artes Decoratifs, Costume and Fashion Collection, Paris France

            Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

            Nagoya Museum of Art, Nagoya, Japan

            Onasch Collection, Pottsdam, Berlin

            Zimmerli Art Museum’s Rutgers Archives for Printmaking Studios



Available through the Robin Hood Relief Fund/Experiments in Art and Technology:

 On Site Drawings: 9/11 and After, 2001

CD ROM with poetry by Charles Bernstein.

“Some of These Daze” writing by Charles Bernstein and Drawings by Mimi Gross

Granary Books May 2005


Online Catalogue:


MoMA MP3 Stream Clocktower Studio, New York Oct 22, 2006:




Collaborations (with Red Grooms):


1975-76            Ruckus Manhattan, multi-media environment sculpture

                        Originally 88 Pine Street NYC; Marlborough Gallery, NY;

                        Seibu Museum, Tokyo, Japan; Burlington Mills, 54th Street

            & 6th Ave., NY; Whitney Museum, NY; Brooklyn Museum; Grand Central Station, NY; Burlington House, NY; partially traveled with retrospective of Grooms’ work; traveled in Japan

                        Partial collection from original installation:  Brooklyn Museum, NY.

                        Colorado Children’s Museum, Denver, CO; Allen Memorial Art

                        Museum, Oberlin, OH; Onash Collection, Pottsdam, Germany;

                        Nagoya City Museum, Nagoya, Japan


   1972                        Astronauts on the Moon, multi-media environment portrait sculpture

                        Originally exhibited at the Guggenheim Museum, NY; Rutgers

                        University Art Museum, NJ; Huntington Hartford Museum, NY; 

                        Museo d’Arte Contemporeneo, Caracas, Venezuela.

                        Collection:  Harry Abrams Family Collection


1970-71            Discount Store (aka Store, Target Discount Store), multi-media environment sculpture. Originally exhibited at Dayton’s Department Store, Minneapolis, MN; John Bernard Myers Gallery, NY;  73rd Street and Madison Ave, Store, with Tibor de Nagy Gallery, NY;  Mass. Ave. Store, Cambridge, MA (Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, organizer); Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami; SUNY Purchase, NY

                        Collection: Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA


1967 - 68            City of Chicago, multi-media environment sculpture installation

                        Originally exhibited at Alan Frumkin Gallery, Chicago, IL;

                        Venice Biennalle, Venice, Italy; National Picture Collection,

                        Smithsonian Museum, Washington, D.C.; Sheldon Museum, Lincoln,

                        Nebraska; Chicago Public Library;  Museo d’Arte Conteporaneo,

                        Caracas, Venezuela;  Huntington Hartford Museum, NY;  Rutgers                                     University Museum, NJ;  Philadelphia Academy of Art, PA;  Colorado                         Museum of Art, Denver, CO;  Museum of Contemporary Art, Los

                        Angeles, CA; Cheekwood Museum, TN; Whitney Museum of Art, NY.

                        Collection: Chicago Art Institute, IL


Films (collaborations with Red Grooms)

      1975-76            The Making of “Ruckus Manhattan”

      1972-73            Hippodrome Hardware (also a series of performances,)

            1971            The Conquest of Libya by Italia

            1972            Hippodrome Hardware

            1970            The Making of “Target Discount Store”

             1969            The Berkeley Eruption, University of California, Berkeley

                        (With George Kuchar, students and teachers at U.C. Berkeley)           

       1969-70            Tappy Toes

            1968            The Encyclopedia of the Blessed (George Kuchar)

            1966            Fat Feet

                        The Secret of Wendell Sampson (Mike Kuchar)

       1963-64            Ruckus Shorts

             1962            Shoot the Moon

                        The Unwelcome Guests


Film Exhibitions


                        2004            Mimi Gross: Raising a Ruckus, Jacob Burns Film Center, Pleasantville, NY [Dec 16]

            1979            Shoot the Moon and Fat Feet, 80 Langton St., San Francisco, CA [Oct]

            1978            Ruckus Manhattan and Fat Feet, Film Forum, New York, NY [Jan]

            1973            Hippodrome Hardware, Film Forum, New York, NY [Feb 23-25]

            1972            Shoot the Moon, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

                        [Apr 12-19]

            1967            Annecy Animation Festival, Annecy, France. Citation awarded for Fat Feet.


Bibliography (collaborations with Red Grooms)


            1998            Schneider, Daniel, “New York as Art Form,”

                                    New York Times, June 14, 1998, sec 14, pg 2

                        1992            “Red Grooms’s Dame of the Narrows,” Brooklyn Museum Newsletter, November-December.

            1987            “Red Grooms,” Art World, Oct/Nov 1987.

                        Tallmer, Jerry, “’Ruckus’ Whitney,” New York Post, July 23, 1987, 27.

            Smith, Roberta, “Art: Red Grooms Show at Whitney Museum,” New York Times, July 31, 1987, C30.

            1978            Glueck, Grace, “Sculpture Under a City Sky,” New York Times,

                        July 14, 1978, C1.

                        Canby, Vincent, “Film Forum: ‘Ruckus,’” New York Times,

                        Jan 27, C18.

            1977            Judy Tully, Ruckus Manhattan, New York, Braziller, 1977.

            1976            Hughes, Robert, "Gorgeous Parody," Time, January 19, 1976, 72.

            Wohlfert, Lee, “Mimi and Red Grooms Kick up a Ruckus with their Mad Mini Portrait of Manhattan,” People, January 19, 1976, 24-6.

            Huxtable, Ada Louise, Kicked a Building Lately?, New York, Quadrangle, 1976, 285.

            Kramer, Hilton, “Art: After Grooms, BMT is Bucolic,”

                        New York Times, May 7, 1976, C12.

                        Genauer, Emily, “Art & the Artist,” New York Post, May 8, 1976, 36.

                        “Artists Honored,” New York Post, May 28, 1976.

            Hoelterhoff, Manuela, “The Ruckus Gang Takes on Manhattan,” Wall Street Journal, June 2, 1976, 18.

            Glueck, Grace, “The City’s Biggest Gallery Show Twits the City,” New York Times, June 13, 1976.

                        Glueck, Grace, “Art People,” New York Times, July 16, 1976.

            Gifford, J. Nebraska and Shestack, M. B., “Artists at Work: Red Grooms,” Cue, June 18, 1976.

                        Kramer, Hilton, “Nashvillian Scores in NY,” Tennessean, July 12, 1976, 34.

            Rose, Barbara, “In Nebraska, see sculpture high-spot a hiway; find a mad City inside New York gallery walls,” Vogue, July, 1976, 54.

            Hess, Thomas B., “Grooms, Goya, and the Grotesque,” New York, June 28, 1976, 76.

            Bourdon, David, “Manhattan is Groomed, American Ephemera Preserved,” Village Voice, May 24, 1976, 101.

            Pursell, Julie, “A Nashvillian Creates a New York ‘Ruckus’,” The Nashville Banner, Jan. 23, 1976, 37.

            “New York Society Honors Red Grooms,” The Nashville Banner, May 27, 1976, 67.

                        1975            Glueck, Grace, “In ‘Rebuilt’ Manhattan, Trade Center Rises 30 Feet and Woolworth Building is Wooden,” New York Times, May 27, 1975.

                        Tallmer, Jerry, “A Little City with a Big Art,” New York Post,

                                    June 19, 1975.

                        Glueck, Grace, “3-Dimensional Comic Strip of Downtown on View,”

                                    New York Times, November 28, 1975.

                        Grillo, Jean Bergantini, “What the Ruckus is all about,”

                                    Daily News, December 14, 1975.

Huxtable, Ada Louise, “Grooms’s Zany ‘Manhattan’ Puts the City in Focus,” New York Times, December 21, 1975.

            1973            Mekas, Jonas, “Movie Journal,” Village Voice, Mar 8, 1973.

1971            Canaday, John, “Happy Thing in Art: ‘Discount Store’,” New York Times, Feb 4, 1971, 28.

                        1969            B[arker], J., “In the Galleries: Mimi and Red Grooms,” Arts Magazine, 43 (Summer 1969), 67.

            Canaday, John, “Red Grooms and Mimi Gross,” New York Times, May 31, 1969, 19.

            Donohoe, Victoria, “Philadelphia Art Scene, McCleaf Gallery,” Philadelphia Inquirer, January 4, 1970.

                        Howard, Lucille, “’City of Chicago’ Builder ‘Lucky’,”

                                    Lincoln Star, Mar 18, 1969.

                        Goodrich, David L., “Anybody Want to Buy Chicago?,”

                                    Saturday Evening Post, Feb 8, 1969, 36-39.

                        1968            Somerville, Gerald, “Chicago Satire Arrives for Long Stay,” Evening Star [Washington, DC], Dec. 17, 1968, B1.

                        “Red’s Chicago,” Tennessean, Feb 25, 1968, 1F.