|Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME|
MFA, Columbia University
BFA, Tufts University
SELECTED SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2010 Cost of Living, Mixed Greens, New York, NY
2008 more fun in the new world, judi rotenberg gallery, Boston, MA
2007 the pink redux, Mixed Greens, New York, NY
the pink, Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY
drawings about buildings and bodies, Anthony Giordano Gallery, Dowling College, Oakdale, NY
2006 death, sex, war, Rowland Contemporary, Chicago, IL
118-60 Metropolitan Ave, American Jewish Museum, Pittsburgh, PA
2005 what was was, Mixed Greens. New York, NY
self help, Samson Projects, Boston, MA
2004 making money out of nothing, running up debt, trusting in God, Mixed Greens Gallery, New York, NY
2003 White Room, White Columns, New York, NY
2000 When? Now., Queens Museum of Art at Bulova Corporate Center, Queens, NY
1998 Silent Pictures, DeChiara Stewart Gallery, New York, NY
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2010 The House in My Head (curated by Marie Dufresne), Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense, Denmark
Beyond/In Western New York 2010: Alternating Currents, Albright-Knox Biennial, Buffalo, NY
Drawing Itself: A Survey of Contemporary Practice, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro, VT
2009 Back to the Drawing Board, Arin Contemporary Art, Laguna Beach, CA
(Drawing, Brattleboro Museum, Brattleboro, VT
Mixed Greens 10 Year Anniversary Show, Mixed Greens, NY
To Draw, Galerie Tom Christoffersen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Contemporary Portraiture, Cristin Tierney Fine Art, New York, NY
Contemporary Large-Scale Drawings
from the West Collection, Pollock Gallery, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
2008 Labyrinth, Exit At, New York, NY Don't Tread on Me, The Park School, Baltimore, MD Union Square, Then & Now: Draw-A-Thon, Union Square Park, NYC
Opportunity as Community: Artist Select Artists, Part Two, Dieu Donne, New York, NY
PED St. John’s, (w/ Millie Chen, Paul Vanouse, Anderw Johnsosn & Warren Quigley Sound Symposium, St. John’s, New Foundland, Canada
Versions of Reality the West Collection at NEXT, Chicago, IL
Gangbusters, Plane Space, New York, NY
2007 Ho Hum All Ye Faithfull, Bravin Lee, New York, NY
Anatomies, Heskin Contemprary, New York, NY
PED.Rio, File Rio, Rio deJanero, Brazil
2006 2 Bieniale der Zeichnung, Kunstverein Eislingen, Germany
Home For Lost Ideas, ¬General Public, Berlin, Germany
Made in America, judi rotenberg gallery, Boston, MA
Considered Drawing, College of St Rose, Center for Design, Albany, NY
Close to Home, curated by Elizabeth Akkerman, The Townhouse, Brooklyn, NY
Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
Prevailing Climate, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, NY
2005 Five Projects, Glyndor Gallery at Wave Hill, Bronx, NY
759 Running Feet, Gwanjgu Art Museum, Gwangju, South Korea
Erotic Drawing, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT & Diverse Works, Houston, TX
Fifteen Paces, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY
Cold Cuts, Rowland Contemporary, Chicago, IL
Works with Paper, judi rotenberg gallery, Boston, MA
2004 Finesse, Catherine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Bush League, Roebling Hall, Brooklyn, NY
Conceptual Realism, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
The Essence of Line, Concordia Gallery, Concordia College, Bronxville, NY
The Drawn Page, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
Visiting Artist Biennial, Ewing Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
Size Does Matter, Eyewash at Gallery Boreas, Brooklyn, NY
Playpen: Selections Summer 2004 (exhibition within an exhibition), Drawing Center, New York, NY
2003 637 Running Feet, Black and White Wall Drawings, Queens Museum of Art,
Dreamy, ZieherSmith, New York, NY
2002 Four Brooklyn Artists, Saito Tomayo Gallery, Tokyo
Works on Paper, Bill Maynes Gallery, New York, NY
2001 Traveling Scholars, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Superimposition, curated by David Hunt, Caren Golden Fine Art, New York, NY
2000 Nude + Narrative, PPOW, New York, NY
Private Worlds, Art In General, New York, NY
Public Culture, Private Nature, Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
1999 Artist in the Market Place, Bronx Museum, Bronx, NY
1998 Paradise 8, Exit Art, New York, NY,
1997 Inside Out Art Fair, curator - Kenny Schacter, 32 Mercer Street, NY, NY
2007 Smack Mellon, Artist Residency Studio Fellowship, Brooklyn, NY
2006 Ucross Foundation, Artist Residency Fellowship, Ucross, WY
Artist Foundation Grant, Constance Saltonstall Foundation, Ithica, NY
2005 Lucas Artist Residency Fellowship at Montalvo, Villa Montalvo, Saratoga, CA
2004 MacDowell Colony, Residency, Peterborough, NH
2003 Yaddo, Residency Fellowship, Saratoga Springs, NY
ArtOmi, Residency, Ghent, NY
Ronnie Heyman Prize for Emerging Artist, National Foundation for Jewish Culture, New York, NY
2002 Yaddo, Residency Fellowship, Saratoga Springs, New York
Special Editions Fellowship, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY
2001 Pollack Krasner Foundation Grant, New York, NY
2000 School of The Museum of Fine Arts, Alumnae Traveling Scholars Grant
2009 Battenfield, Jackie, The Artist’s Guide: Making A living Doing What You Love, De Capo Press
Lewis, Michael J., The Art of Obama Worship, Commentary Magazine, September.
Siegle, Jaimie. Pollock Features Ballpoint Pen Drawings, The Daily Mustang, February.
2008 McQuaid, Cate, Compelling the Eyes of the Beholder, The Boston Globe, July.
2007 Budick, Ariella, Joan Linder’s “Of Bodies and Buildings” at Dowling, Newsday, November.
Genocchio, Benjamin, The Power of the Pen, New York Times, November.
West, Paige, The Art of Buying Art, Harper Collins.
2006 Cotter, Holland, Art in Review, Prevailing Climate, New York Times, August.
Thomas, Mary, Family in Frame, Pittsburgh Post-Gazzette, July.
Workman, Michael, Eye Exam: The Worst of Times, New City Chicago, March.
Kerr, Merrily, Joan Linder at Mixed Greens, Art on Paper, March.
2005 Tsai, Eugenie, Five Projects at Wave Hill, Time Out New York, October.
Fensterstock, Lauren, Joan and Liz Linder: Self Help, Art in New England, October/November
Fardy, Jonathan, When Aesthetic Meets Incorrect, Arts Media, May/June.
Muther, Christopher, Sister Act, The Boston Globe, May.
2004 Leibowitz, Cathy, Joan Linder at White Columns and Mixed Greens, Art in America, November.
Smith, Roberta, Caution: Angry Artists at Work in the Season of Political Fervor,
New York Times, August.
Gagon, Adrienne, Linear Thinking, San Francisco Chronicle, July.
Streitfield, L.P., The New Aldrich Draws It's Own Page, Art New England, June/July.
2002 Landi, Ann, The Many Faces of Realism, ARTnews, June.
2001 Cotter, Holland, Art in Review: Skank, New York Times, June.
2000 Gluek, Grace, Art in Review: Private Worlds, New York Times, June.
The Pink, Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY 2007
118-60 Metropolitan Avenue, American Jewish Museum, Pittsburgh, 2006
2 Bienniele der Zeichnung, Kunstvereing Eislingen, 2006
739 Running Feet, Gwanjgu Art Museum, 2005
Erotic Drawing, Aldrich Museum and Diverse Works, 2005
Brakke, Micheal, AIR Biennial, Ewing Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2004
2006 – Present Assistant Professor, Department of Visual Studies, University of Buffalo, SUNY
2004-2005 Visiting Assistant Professor Department of Visual Studies, University of Buffalo, SUNY