Cindy Hinant
CINDY HINANT
cindyhinant (at) gmail.com

EDUCATION

2011
MFA, School of Visual Arts New York, NY

2008
BFA, Herron School of Art and Design IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016
General Public Collective, Indianapolis, IN: Baby Hairs on Fleek (April 2016)

2015
Interstitial, Seattle, WA: Kendra Exposed
Can’t Complain Gallery, Guelph, ON: 1 Night in Paris

2012
Joe Sheftel Gallery, New York, NY: Aesthetic Relations

2011
3A Gallery, New York, NY: Grids Next Door

2009
Big Car Gallery, Indianapolis, IN: Heart Attack
930 Gallery, Louisville, KY: Lost Love
Art Hospital, Bloomington, IN: Secret Crushes and Lost Love

2008
Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art, Indianapolis, IN: Cute Cuddle Kitten Sticker Girl Club
Lexington Art League Project Space, Lexington, KY: Lost Love: Galaxy

2007
Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN: Cascades

TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2015
Echo Gallery, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis: Oops I Did It Again (with Greg Ajamie)

2011
Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York, NY: Used Youth: Egan Frantz and Cindy Hinant

2007
Marsh Gallery, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN: Dreamscapes (with Greg Ajamie)


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016
On The Ground Floor, Los Angeles, CA: Bang Bang,
Spring/Break, New York, NY: These Things Take Time

2015
Gallery Sensei, New York, NY: Foursome, curated by Coco Dolle
Loukia and Michael Zampelas Art Museum, Nicosia, CY: Engagement and Entrapment
Bank Street Arts, Sheffield, UK: Sheffield International Artist Book Prize Exhibition
Apiary Studios, London, UK: Modern Panic
Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA: You Should Not Be Here

2014
George Paton Gallery, Melbourne, Australia: Artists Books Reprised,
Binyamin Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel: Engagement and Entrapment
Raw Material Company, Dakar, Senegal: Videonomad, organized by CentriArt Association for Dak’OFF at the 2014 Dakar Bienniel
Galerija Zecevic, Belgrade, Serbia: Please Kill the Mainstream
Space 676, Brooklyn, NY : Feelin’ The Dream

2013
Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, FL: Optic Nerve 15
Museo de Arte El Salvador, San Salvador, El Salvador : Optic Nerve 15
Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, FL: All Fucking Summer
Terminal Projects, Brooklyn, NY: <3 <3 <3 My Funny Valentine <3 <3 <3,
Abrons Arts Center, New York, NY: Hymns for Mr. Suzuki, curated by Karen Archey
Contemporary Art Institute of Detroit, Detroit, MI: Deadpan
Studio Two Three, Richmond, VA: Music Video Mix-Tape Meltdown

2012
Eugene Johnson Gallery, Bethel University, Saint Paul, MN: Artist Books & Publications
University of Wisconsin Green Bay, WI: How to Read a Book
NADA, Miami Beach, FL: Under My Skin, curated by Grela Orihuela
Joe Sheftel Gallery, New York, NY: In the Pink, curated by Sarvia Jasso
Drift Station, Lincoln, NE: Bookstore

2011
Allegra LaViola, New York, NY: Fragmentation, curated by Dan Cameron
Azucarera Gallery, New York, NY: Public Pubic
Woodbury University School of Architecture, Los Angeles, CA: Drawing in The Post-Digital Age
Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams, MA: An Exchange With Sol Lewitt

2010
Big Car Gallery, Indianapolis, IN: Test Fest

2009
3rd Ward, Brooklyn, NY: Sex Cells
Public Space One, Iowa City, IA: Outside/In
Athens Institute of Contemporary Art, Athens, GA, Crafting Romance
Musma Gallery, Brussels, Belgium: Stick Me Hard

2008
Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art at the Indianapolis Central Library, Indianapolis, IN: Hansel and Gretel

SELECTED SCREENINGS

2016
The Low Musuem, Atlanta, GA: Fall Line Projects Screening

2015
Lenbachhaus Munich, Städtische Galerie, Munich, DE: New Positions in Video
Nuclear Exchange Gallery, Seattle, WA: Erasure
American Fabrics Building, Bridgeport, CT: Landscape Attrition Space/Time
Coaxial Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, Organized by Video Collective Los Angeles
Crisp Ellert Art Museum, St. Augustine, FL: Jacket
The Annex Art Social Space, Brooklyn, NY: Under The Subway
Project Space Kleiner Salon, Berlin, DE: Under The Subway

2014
Gezira Art Center, Cairo, EG: Cairo Video Festival, organized by Medrar for Contemporary Art
Dope Chapel, We Have Never Been Modern, Lawton, OK
Altered Aesthetics, Southern Theatre, The Art House Film Festival, Minneapolis, MN

SELECTED PUBLIC PROJECTS AND WORKS

2015
Soldiers and Sailors Monument, Indianapolis, IN: Paper Cuts: Torture Report (with Greg Ajamie)

2013
Expiriment' Arte - Associacato Cultural, Candal/Lousa, Portugal: Papergirl

2012
TUFA, Trier, Germany: Papergirl
Le Cofre, La Louviere, Belgium: Papergirl

2011
Milk Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey: Papergirl

SELECTED AWARDS AND HONORS

2015
Sheffield International Artist Book Prize

2009
Robert D. Beckmann Jr. Emerging Artist Fellowship, Indianapolis Arts Council Award

2008
Edward Albee Visual Artist Fellowship. Artist-in-Residence, William Flanagan Memorial Creative Persons Center, Montauk, NY

2007
Louise Fulton Indianapolis Museum of Art Award
Indiana Artist & Craftsmen, Inc. Award

LECTURES AND PANELS

2015
Gendered Expectations: The Representation of "Girls" in Contemporary Art, Panel discussion with Alex McQuilkin and Kathy Battista, NEWD Art Show, Brooklyn, New York
Visiting artist, Herron School of Art and Design, Sculpture Department Indianapolis, IN

2013
Renegotiating the Body: Feminist Art in 1970s London, with Kathy Battista, Carolee Schneemann, and K8 Hardy, Sothebeys Institute, New York, NY

2011
Visiting Artist, Rutgers University, Sculpture Department, New Brunswick, NJ

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2013
Joe Sheftel Gallery, New York, NY: Gary Kuehn: Postures

2007
Community Museum Laboratory, Indianapolis, IN: COPY COPY
Unusual Animals Project Space, Indianapolis, IN: Mostly Sends Clouds, organized with Michael Kaufman

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

1. Writings and interviews by the artist

2015
Jeffrey, Kenneth, and Alex Simmons. “Cindy Hinant” Fucking Young Canadian Artists
Keegan, Arianne. “Interview with Artist Cindy Hinant.” She/Folk, July 22, 2015.
2014
“A Subversive Practitioner” Meyer-Stoll, Christiane, Gary Kuehn: Between Sex and Geometry, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Snoeck Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Cologne, Germany, 2014 p. 32-36
Jonas, Sev. Interview “Cindy Shot Kate Moss” ishotkatemoss.blogspot.com April 6
Deskins, Sally. “Interview with Cindy Hinant.” Les Femmes Folles, Oct. 29, 2014
2013
“Bad Posture” Joe Sheftel Gallery, New York, NY
"britneyspearswithoutmakeup.com" #Hashtag, Cameron University Press, Lawton
"Who Wore it Best" Piecrust Magazine, Issue 4, Spring-Summer. n. pag.

2012
"Grids Next Door" Gnome Magazine, Issue 1, Volume 1, Winter. 48-53

2007
Bent, Gala. “Interview with Cindy Hinant.” Asthmatic Kitty Records, August 2

2. Secondary literature in periodicals and catalogs

2014
Yeung, Peter. “The Female Artists Reclaiming Their Bodies.” Dazed, November

2013
Walleston, Aimee. “Exhibition Reviews: Cindy Hinant at Joe Sheftel.” Art in America, February, p. 106

2012
Battista, Kathy. “Cindy Hinant’s make-up, glamour and TV show.” Phaidon Agenda, September 19
Silas, Susan. “Female Artists, Female Bodies.” Hyperallergic, July 23

2011
Sarrola, Charlotte. “Au Coeur de l’aliénation avec Egan Frantz et Cindy Hinant.” Rendez Vous Culturel, April 23
Rosenberg, Karen. “Rising and Regrouping on the Lower East Side.” New York Times, April 22, p. C28

2010
Becker, Gretchen. “Test Fest Challenged Artists to Scour Skiles Test Nature Park for Materials, Create a Masterpiece.” Indianapolis Star, October 21

2008

Pierce, Sara. “Love is a Many Splintered Thing.” Enquirer, February 23

2007
Grade, Susan Watt. “Cindy Hinant: Cascades.” Nuvo, September 19, p. 19
Krinsley, Jeremy. “Unusual Animals Say: Send Clouds.” Impose Magazine, October 24