Beth Campbell, born in Illinois in 1971, received her BFA from Truman State University, and her MFA from Ohio University. She currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.
Campbell has held over a dozen solo exhibitions at galleries and institutions, including Anne Mosseri-Marlio Galerie, Basel, CH (2014); Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY (2012); Country Club, Chicago, IL (2012); June Lee Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea (2011); The Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH (2010); Manifesta 7 (2008); Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, NY (2004, 2005, and 2008); the Public Art Fund (2007); and White Columns, New York, NY (2000). In 2007, she presented a solo project, Following Room, at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY.
Her work has been shown in New York at venues including MoMA PS1, the New Museum of Contemporary Art, the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Andrea Rosen Gallery, Artists Space, and the Bloomberg Financial Offices in Conjunction with Sculpture Center. Campbell has also been featured in exhibitions at the Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA; The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA; Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH; OK Center, Linz, AT; Hales Gallery, London, UK; and EX3 Centre for Contemporary Art, Florence, IT.
Her work has been reviewed in Artforum, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The New Yorker, Art Lies: A Contemporary Art Quarterly, The New Criterion, Art in America, TimeOut New York, New York Magazine, ARTNews, The Brooklyn Rail, BOMB, The Village Voice, and The Wall Street Journal.
Campbell received a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2011, a residency at Kohler Arts Center in 2010, and a Louis Comfort Tiffany Fellowship in 2009. Other grants and fellowships include the John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Arts/Industry Residency (2010), the Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant (2006), and the Rema Hort Mann Foundation Art Grant (2000).
Her work is included in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY; Altoids Curiously Strong Collection, the New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY; New School University, New York, NY; and Bloomberg Radio and News, New York, NY.