Jeff Gibbons

Jeff Gibbons (b. Detroit, 1982)


Agency representation by Hignite Projects: +1 (214) 558-3086 | sara@sarahignite.com

Represented in Dallas, TX, by Conduit Gallery


2010-2013MFA, The University of Texas at Arlington 

2008-2010BFA, The University of Tampa


2023Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX – Friends?

2022Metropolis Kino, Hamburg, Germany – Film Series

Nasher Public / Katy Trail, Dallas, TX – Borest Forest, Grunting Grasses (with Gregory Ruppe)

Houston Sculpture Month in the Silos, Houston, TX – Hello, Goodbye

2021Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX – Wablu the Shlablues

2019Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX – Planet Sandwich

2018Le Sud Bébé, Marseille, France – Mop and Dream Body go to France (with Gregory Ruppe)

Untitled Art Fair, San Francisco, CA – Culture Hole: Surfin’ the Dream Channels

Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX – Grubnik and Suzanne (with Gregory Ruppe)

Sammons Center for the Arts, Dallas, TX – The Birds (dance performance in with Dallas Neo-Classical Ballet)

Dirty Dark Place, Kyle, TX – Arm Again, Again Inc.

Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX – Noodle in the Wind

2017Cerámica Suro, Guadalajara, México – Proximidad

Museo de la Ciudad de Querétaro, México – Lines of Dialogue

Untitled Art Fair, Miami, FL – Culture Hole: Black Hole, White Hole

Power Station, Dallas, TX – Proximidad

Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX – Jane Magnolia Jane (musical performance with Gregory Ruppe and Danny Skinner)

20161-800-789-2228, audio art space – There are no stray hairs in old movies

Majestic Theater, Dallas, TX – Masque of the Red Death (with G. R., Dallas Neo-Classical Ballet)

Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX – Clown Ambulance

2015Goss-Michael Foundation, Dallas, TX – Auto Relativity Kinetotron

Epitome Institute, San Antonio, TX – Necrotic Black Black Swimming Pool (with Gregory Ruppe)

galleryHOMELAND, Houston, TX – Kokomo (with Gregory Ruppe)

Carillon Gallery, Fort Worth, TX – Room Dog Child (with Gregory Ruppe)

Site-specific experiential performance, Dallas, TX – Lazer Tag 2015 (created with Jesse Morgan Barnett)

The MAC, Dallas, TX – Slow Self-Exile to Banana Planet (with Gregory Ruppe)

Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX – “Dry Again?” (music, Gregory Ruppe and Danny Skinner)

Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX – Drink the Bath

2014 CentralTrak Gallery, Dallas, TX – Let the Drip from the Ceiling Become an 8 Foot Hole in the Roof

Two Bronze Doors, Dallas, TX – 11:11

Beef Haus, Dallas, TX – A Beetle on its Back (with Gregory Ruppe)

Red Arrow Contemporary, Dallas, TX – (with Justin Ginsberg)

500x, Dallas, TX – Knotted Noodle

2013OFG.xxx, Dallas, TX – Chee$e = Milk’s 4th State of Matter

2012OFG.xxx, Dallas, TX – Boylet Toilet

500x, Dallas, TX – Gabriel’s Horn

McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, TX – Humming Music / Grinding Teeth

2010Gallery 501, Tampa, FL – I Am Love, I Am Sorry


2022SITE 131, Dallas, TX – Texas Collects

Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX – Permanent Collection Installation

Aurora Downtown, Dallas, TX

Dallas Art Fair, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX

2021Aurora, Fort Worth, TX – New Stories, New Futures

2020Dallas Art Fair, Online – Here, Now

2019The Power Station, Dallas, TX – Good Moves

PRP, Dallas, TX – Better Homes and Gardens

2017Beefhaus, Dallas, TX – Beeflix 3

Austin Art Fair, OFG.XXX, Austin, TX

Dallas Art Fair, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX

2016Houston Art Fair, galleryHomeland, Houston, TX

Beefhaus, Dallas, TX – Beeflix

2015Hiroshima Art Center, Hiroshima, Japan – Obake Hotel

Reunion, Zurich, Switzerland – Extension of Sundowner and Obake Hotel

A&M University, Canyon, TX – Multi-Channel

OMNI Hotel, Dallas, TX – Expanded Cinema, curated by Justine Ludwig

Gray Matters, Dallas, TX – Chirality

2014KoncertKirken Sound Art Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark

Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX – Residency Exchange

500X, Dallas, TX – co|action (collaboration with Darryl Lauster)

Power Station, Dallas, TX – Amarillo Entropy

Circuit 12, Dallas, TX – Sundowner

Dallas Biennial, Dallas, TX – DB14

El Centro College, Dallas, TX – Objective Strategies

2013Berlin Becher Triennial, Berlin, Germany

Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum, San Antonio, TX – Texas Biennial

Aurora, Dallas Arts District, Dallas, TX (with RE Cox)

Dallas Biennial, online exhibition – DB13

Deep Ellum Windows, Dallas, TX – My My Misfire (as Apophenia Underground)

2012OMNI Hotel, Dallas, TX – Expanded Cinema, curated by Bart Weiss

Trickhouse.com, online exhibition – Humming Music / Grinding Teeth

T and P Train Station, Fort Worth, TX – In-Transit: Station Domination

Dallas Biennial, online exhibition – DB12

El Centro College, Dallas, TX – Suplex

500 Singleton, Dallas, TX – Bridged

2011Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA – Chain Letter

Tempus Projects, Tampa, FL – Return to Sender

Washington University, St. Louis, MO – Zinery

Orange Show, Houston, TX – Brick Oven Truck

TCU Gallery, Ft. Worth, TX – Art in the Metroplex

Gallery 76012, Ft. Worth, TX – 897 Square

UTA Gallery, Arlington, TX – MFA Summer Exhibition

Abandoned house, Dallas, TX – Living Amongst Others

Brickhouse Gallery, Dallas, TX – Guerilla Show

Calloway’s Nursery - Arlington, TX – Ecosynthetic

Tarrant County Community College (TCC),  Ft. Worth, TX – Dada Day (performance/permanent outdoor installation)

Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX – Wunderkammer

2010Museum of Science and Industry, Tampa, FL

Tempus Projects, Tampa, FL


2022Achterhaus, Hamburg, Germany

2020Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2017Cerámica Suro, Guadalajara, México

Power Station, Dallas, TX

2015Goss-Michael Foundation Artist Residency, Dallas, TX

Hillhouse Residency, Crumpler, NC

2013-2014CentralTrak Artist Residency, Dallas, TX


2020-presentCo-creator of CultureHoleTV, online TV show, with Gregory Ruppe

2016-2019Co-creator of Culture Hole, an art space in Dallas, TX, with Gregory Ruppe

2013-2014Co-creator of Apophenia Underground and Deep Ellum Windows, Dallas, TX, with Justin Ginsberg


2022Freie Akademie der Künste, Hamburg, Germany (artist talk)

2019Nominated for Louis Comfort Tiffany Award

2018Best Art Space, D Magazine (Culture Hole)

National Academy of Sciences, DASER, Washington, D.C. (presentation/panel)

2016Special Support Grant, Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs

2015Nasher Sculpture Center Artist Micro-grant

Mastermind Award, Dallas Observer

2014Best New Dallas Art Movement, D Magazine (Deep Ellum Windows)

2013Dallas Museum of Art: Art Ball Prize

2010-2013Enhanced Graduate Teaching Assistantship, University of Texas in Arlington

2012ISC Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture, Honorable Mention


Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX

AT&T Corporate Collection, Dallas, TX

The University of Tampa, Tampa, FL

Significant private collections