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Born 1970

EDUCATION
B.F.A. San Francisco Art Institute

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2011

"Gardens and Mirrors," Kravets|Wehby, New York
2008
"Deepest, Darkest," Leo Koenig Inc, New York
2007
"Tottering Tongues of Argot," Pilar Parra & Romero, Madrid
"Plastic Youth," Dunn and Brown Contemporary (project room), Dallas, TX
2006
"Land and Air," carlier | gebauer, Berlin
2005
"Variations and Suppositions," Leo Koenig Inc, New York
2004
Patrick Painter Inc, Los Angeles
2003
"Levels, Platforms, Paths and Obstacles," Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
"Being inside the building, eating the hall of records before watching bystanders."
carlier | gebauer, Berlin
2001
Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles
2000
carlier | gebauer, Berlin
1999
Postmasters Gallery, New York
1998
Works on paper, Postmasters Gallery, New York
1997
White Cube, London
1996
"Circles and Satellites," Il Capricorno, Venice, Italy
1995
Postmasters Gallery, New York
Ruth Bloom Gallery, Los Angeles
Postmasters Gallery (project room), New York
1994
Daniel Weinberg Gallery, San Francisco
1993
Postmasters Gallery, New York
1992
Works on paper, Postmasters Gallery, New York
Anti-Matter Gallery, San Francisco


COLLABORATIVE EXHIBITIONS
2003
"Energy Regulation," Collaborative drawings with Gary Panter, Sandra Gering Gallery, New York


GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2011
"New Variations," Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
"Ball Game," Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
2010
"Re-seeing the Contemporary: Selected from the Collection," Dallas Museum of Art
“The Incomplete - Paris,” Galerie Jean Luc + Takako Richard, Paris
"
The Incomplete Incomplete," Kravets|Wehby Gallery, New York
"The Lizard Cult," Clementine Gallery, New York
2009
"Tenth Anniversary Exhibition," Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
2007
“The Incomplete,” The Chelsea Art Museum, New York *
"
The Incomplete Incomplete," Kravets|Wehby Gallery, New York
"The Lizard Cult," Clementine Gallery, New York
2006
"Panic Room - Works from the Dakis Jannou Collection," The Deste Foundation, Athens, Greece
"Works on Paper," Patrick Painter Inc, Los Angeles, CA
"Strange," The Cartin Collection at 960 Main, Hartford, CT
"The Gallery Show," Pilar Parra & Romero, Madrid, SP
2005
"
Land," Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
2004
"Diversitia & Contrasti: contemporary works from a private collection," Castle Boncompagni Ludovisi, Vignola, Italy
"Fifth Anniversary Exhibition," Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX

"From Aural Sculpture to Sound by Ink," Galerie Art: Concept, Paris, France
"The Black Album," Antonio Colombo Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy *
"Drawing under the Influence: Lee Baxter Davis and his Proteges," Dallas Center for Contemporary Art, Dallas, TX
2003
"Ivan Morley, Christian Schumann, Jim Shaw," Patrick Painter Inc, Los Angeles, CA
"Flip," Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
"Split," Sandra Gering Gallery, New York
"Word Works," Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York
"Metastasize," curated by Carl Eckhoff, Bronx River Art Center, New York
"Funny Papers," Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
"The New Topography," Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA
"Comic Release: Negotiating Identity for a New Generation," Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA; Regina Gougar Miller Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA *
"Sweet Tooth," Mixture Contemporary Art, Houston, TX
"Recession 2003 $99 Show," Cynthia Broan Gallery, New York
2002
"Next," Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
"Jay Davis, Inka Essenhigh, Christian Schumann," Angstrom Gallery, Dallas, TX
2001
"Ink Studs," Ten in One Gallery, New York
"10 Years," carlier | gebauer, Berlin
"New Acquisitions," Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
"Self-Made Men," curated by Alexi Worth, DC Moore Gallery, New York
2000
"Collector’s Choice," selected by Norman Dubrow, Exit Art, New York
"Full Serve," curated by Kenny Schachter, 547 W. 27th Street, New York
"00," Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York *
"Pet Show 2000," Cynthia Broan Gallery, New York
"No rhyme or..." Postmasters Gallery, New York
"The Figure: Another Side of Modernism," Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island *
"Post-POP, Post-Punk," M.O.C.A. D.C., Washington, D.C.
1999
"Art Lovers," curated by Marcia Fortes, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, England *
"Ex-Tex," Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, TX
"Proliferation," Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
"Parallel Lines: Mix and Match," Karen McCready Fine Art, New York
1998
"Recent Acquistions," Whitney Museum of American Art, NY
"More Fake, More Real, Yet Ever Closer: Drawings by Some Younger Painters," curated by Robert Evern, Castle Gallery, The College of New Rochelle, NY
"Son-of-a-Guston," curated by Nina Bovasso, Clementine Gallery, New York

"1960/2000 L’arte Contemporanea Nelle Collezioni Private Modenesi," Galeria Civica, Modena, Italy *
"Pop Surrealism," The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT *
"Hanging," curated by Marcia Fortes, Galeria Camargo Vilaca, Sao Paulo; Paco Imperial, Rio de Janeiro; Museum of Modern Art, Recife, Brazil *
"View III," curated by Klaus Kertess, Mary Boone Gallery, New York
"Commitment to Image: Recent Figurative Painting," North Texas Art Gallery, Denton, TX
1997
"Multiple Identity," Museo D’Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy *
"Project Painting," Lehmann Maupin Gallery & Basilico Fine Arts, New York *

"Allegory," Helman Gallery, New York *
"Dissolution: Made in the USA," curated by Margaret Murray, Laurent Delaye Gallery, London
"Nu-Glu," Joseph Helman Gallery, New York
"Link," Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas, TX
1996
"The Experimenters," curated by Kenny Schachter, Lombard Fried Fine Arts, New York
"Patterns of Excess," Beaver College Art Gallery, Glenside, PA *
"Men’s World," curated by Russell Ferguson, MoCA, Los Angeles
"Works on Paper," Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA
"Art at the End of the 20th Century: Selections from the Whitney Museum of American Art," traveling exhibition: National Gallery, Alexandros Soutzos Museum, Athens; Museu d’Art Contemporani, Barcelona; Kunstmuseum, Bonn
"Drawings," Sandra Gering Gallery, New York
"Comic Inspirations," Adam Baumgold Fine Art & Simon Capstick-Dale Fine Art, New York
"Low Cool," Walter/ McBean Gallery, San Francisco
"Signs and Symbols," Barbara Mathes Gallery, New York
"Contemporary Master Prints," Fatouhi Cramer Gallery, East Hampton, NY

1995
"La Belle et La Bête," Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris *
"Raw," Postmasters Gallery, New York
"Komix," Brooke Alexander Editions, New York
"Promising Suspects," Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT *
"Biennial Exhibition," curated by Klaus Kertess, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York*
"Takeoffs," Guggenheim Gallery at Chapman University, Orange, CA
"Smells like Vinyl," Roger Merians Gallery, New York
"Unholy Wars," Postmasters Gallery, New York
1994
"Selections," Adam Baumgold Fine Art, New York
"Redefining the Pop Icon in the Nineties," Auchincloss Gallery, New York
"Out West and Back East," Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
"Michael Gonzalez, Christian Schumann, Fred Tomaselli," Jack Hanley Gallery, San Francisco
1993
"Drawing Pairs," Adam Baumgold Fine Art, New York
"Exquisite Corpse," Drawing Center, New York
"Group Grope," Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA
"What's Wrong with This Picture?" Postmasters Gallery, New York
1992
"Binging," curated by Kenny Schachter, P.S.1 Museum, New York
"Morality Café," curated by Kenny Schachter, Postmasters Gallery, New York Kunsthall, New York
1991
"Decorous Beliefs," Natalie Rivera Gallery, New York

* catalogue

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2011
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2010
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2008
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2007
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Viveros-Faune, Christian. The Village Voice, "Vapid Transit," Oct 30
2006
Wei, Lilly. Art In America, "Christian Schumann at Leo Koenig," March, pp.147-148
2005
Johnson, Ken. The New York Times, Review, November 11, 2005, p. E26
2004
Zing Magazine, "Selections from the Hall of Records," Issue 19, Winter, pp.98-114
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2003
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2002
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2000
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1999
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1998
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1997
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1995
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1994
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1993
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1992
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PUBLIC & PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Dakis Joannou Collection

Dallas Museum of Art
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Museum of Modern Art, New York

Neumann Family Collection
Progressive Art Collection
The Cartin Collection
The Maramotti Collection of Contemporary Art
Whitney Museum of American Art