Selected Exhibition History

2017

Known/Unknown

January 18 to September 16, 2017

Museum of Sex, New York

2016

Self-Taught Genius: Treasures from the American Folk Art Museum

May 12, 2014–January 8, 2017

Figge Art Museum, Davenport

Min Gei International Museum, San Diego

Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Forth Worth

NOMA New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans

Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis

Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa

2015

When the Curtain Never Comes Down

March 26–July 05, 2015

American Folk Art Museum, New York

2014

Self-Taught Genius: Treasures from the American Folk Art Museum

American Folk Art Museum (New York, New York)
May 8–August 17, 2014


Raw Vision 25 years of Art Brut

Halle Saint Pierre (Paris, France)
September 18, 2013–August 22, 2014


Folk Couture: Fashion and Folk Art

American Folk Art Museum (New York, New York)
January 21–April 23, 2014


Uncommon Folk: Traditions in American Art

Milwaukee Art Museum (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)
January 31, 2014–May 4, 2014

2013

Alternative Guide To The Universe

Hayward Gallery (London, England)
June 11 - August 26, 2013


55th International Art Exhibition

Venice Biennale, Giardini and at the Arsenale (Venice, Italy)
June 1 - November 24, 2013


Great and Mighty Things: Outsider Art from the Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz Collection

Philadelphia Museum of Art (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
March 3 - June 9, 2013


Women's Studies

American Folk Art Museum (New York, New York)
January 24 - May 26, 2013

2011 - 12

Eugene Von Bruenchenhein: From the Wand of the Genii

Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art (Chicago, Illinois)
September 16, 2011 - January 14, 2012


2010 - 11

Eugene Von Bruenchenhein: “Freelance Artist-Poet and Sculptor-Innovator-Arrow maker and Plant man-Bone artifacts constructor-Photographer and Architect-Philosopher”

American Folk Art Museum (New York, New York)
November 4, 2010 - October 9, 2011


Out Of This World

American Visionary Art Museum (Baltimore, Maryland)
March 2, 2010 - March 2, 2012

2008

After Nature (Group Exhibition)

New Museum (New York, New York)
July 17 - September 21, 2008

2001 - 2002

American Anthem: Masterworks from the American Folk Art Museum

American Folk Art Museum (New York, New York)
July 2002 - Present

1999 - 2000

Obsession

Kölnischer Kunstverein (Cologne, Germany)
October 29 - December 23, 1999


Self-Taught Artists of the 20th Century, Traveling exhibition sponsored by the Museum of American Folk Art (New York, New York) to the following venues:


Philadelphia Museum of Art (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
March 10 - May 17, 1998


High Museum of Art (Atlanta, Georgia)
July 14 - September 20, 1998


Anon Carter Museum/Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth (Fort Worth, Texas)
October 31, 1998 - January 24, 1999


Wexner Center for the Arts - Ohio State University (Columbus, Ohio)
May 15 - August 15, 1999


Museum of American Folk Art (New York, New York)
September 19 - December 11, 1999

1996

Biennale de Lyon

(Lyons, France)


1995

A World of Their Own: Twentieth-Century American Folk Art

Newark Museum (Newark, New Jersey)


1991

Dreams, Lies and Exaggerations: Photomontage in America

Traveling Exhibition: The Art Gallery of the University of Maryland at College Park; John M. Kohler Arts Center (Sheboygan, Wisconsin)

1990

Outsiders: Artists Outside the Mainstream

Octagon Center for the Arts (Ames, Iowa)


Chicago New Art Forms Exposition

(Chicago, Illinois)


Visions: Expressions Beyond the Mainstream

Arts Club of Chicago (Chicago, Illinois)


Chicago International Art Exposition

(Chicago, Illinois)

1988

Eugene Von Bruenchenhein: Obsessive Visionary

Milwaukee Art Museum (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)


Chicago International Art Exposition

(Chicago, Illinois)


Chicago New Art Forms Exposition

(Chicago, Illinois)

1987

Chairs as Art

Arts Club of Chicago (Chicago, Illinois)


Chairs

Expressways Children’s Museum (Chicago, Illinois)


Chicago International Art Exposition

(Chicago, Illinois)


Chicago New Art Forms Exposition

(Chicago, Illinois)

1984

Eugene Von Bruenchenhein: Wisconsin Visionary

John Michael Kohler Arts Center (Sheboygan, Wisconsin)

1983

Remains To Be Seen

John Michael Kohler Arts Center (Sheboygan, Wisconsin)