Brian David Downs



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BFA – St. Cloud State University Spring ‘09 – Cum Laude


TBA (atelophobia2) - Curated Group Exhibition w/ Nashana Redding-Tuomi, Jesse Matthew Petersen, Tara CostelloWillber Mansion, CANO Gallery/Wilber Mansion, Oneonta, NY , November 2016

"Perfect Pears, Perfect Peaches" solo exhibition, Pet Shop Gallery, Omaha, NE Aug-Oct 2016

"Atelophobia" - Group Exhibition w Nashana Redding-Tuomi, Jesse Matthew Petersen, Tara Costello, The Gallery Vault, St Cloud, MN December 2015

Bemis Annual Art Auction, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE, November 2015

"Land Locked Blues" - Solo Exhibition, AS220 Main Gallery, Providence, RI, November 2015

“Make the Machine Feel Human” – Group Exhibition w James Penfield, Seawhores, SOO Local Gallery, Minneapolis, MN, Aug-Sept 2014

“28 Daze Lazer” – Group Exhibition co-curated w/ Tom West, Dusk, Providence, RI -May 2014

“Weird Neighbor” – Group Exhibition curated by Bruce Tapola, SooLocal Gallery, Minneapolis, MN – Jan -Feb 2014

" Rural America Contemporary Art" – Group Exhibition curated by Brian Frink , The Saint Peter Center for the Arts, Saint Peter MN , Oct -Dec 2013

“Paper or Plastic” – Group Exhibition curated by Tom West, Dusk, Providence, RI June 2013

“Copyright Into The Night” – Solo Exhibition, Madame of the Arts, Minneapolis, MN, May 2013

“The Self, The Other, and Everything Else” – Group Exhibition w Josh Stulen & Britta Danielson, Gallery Vault, St. Cloud, MN January 2013

“Don’t Make Me Care” – Joint Exhibition w Jesse and Jason Pearson, Soovac Visual Arts Center – Minneapolis, MN September -October 2012

“Spicer’s Nicer Blitz” – Solo Exhibition, Ridgewater College Main Gallery – Willmar, MN August/Sept 2012

“Original Sigs: Posters, Fliers, & Black Ink Drawings” – Solo Exhibition, Caffetto Cafe -Minneapolis, MN August 2012

“When I Get To Heaven” – Solo Exhbition, Beloved Studios – St. Paul, MN June 2012

“if a moose dies in the woods and no one sees it, is it really dead” – Solo Exhibition, Ochre Ghost Gallery – Duluth, MN March/April 2012

“Blow it Out Your Art Fest” – Group Exhibition, Winners Circle – Minneapolis, MN June 2011

St. Cloud Spring Art Crawl – Group Exhibition, 912 Regency Building – St. Cloud, MN
March 2011

“Share|Space:2” – Group Exhibition, Tarnish & Gold Gallery – Minneapolis, MN
March 2011

“Beef Eater The Beer Machine: II” – Art Exhibition/Live Music Performance -St. Cloud, MN April 2010

Pancakes and Booze Art Show – Group Exhibition – 715 Hennepin Ave. – Minneapolis, MN March 2010

"Beef Eater The Beer Machine” – Art Exhibition/Live Music Performance/Live Video Broadcast to Washington State University – St. Cloud, MN March 2010 “

…Greatest Hits” – Solo Exhibition – The Tav on St. Germain – St. Cloud, MN 2008

St. Cloud Fall Art Crawl – Group Exhibition – White Horse – St. Cloud, MN 2008

“Bizarre Antics …” – Group Exhibition – Pioneer Place – St. Cloud, MN 2008

“We make art and do stuff.” – Group Exhibition – Pioneer Place – St. Cloud, MN 2008

SCSU Student Exhibition ’07 -’08 Khiele Main Gallery, Juror: Kris Douglas – Chief Curator Rochester Art Center – SCSU, MN 2008

SCSU Student Exhibition ‘06 -’07 Khiele Main Gallery, Juror: Scott Stulen – SCSU, St. Cloud, MN 2007

"We are the Terrorist Threat” – Group Exhibition – Khiele Student Gallery – SCSU, St. Cloud, MN 2006

SCSU Student Exhibition ’05 -’06 Khiele Main Gallery – SCSU, St. Cloud, MN 2006


Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts Fall 2013


Printed Matters, April 30, 2013

Minneapolis/St.Paul City Pages, Sept 2012

Star Tribune, Sept 2012

Juxtapoz Online, May 12, 2012

BOOOOOOOOM, May 5, 2012

Trend Hunter, May 2, 2012

Meathaus Comics, April 25, 2012

Duluth Reader, April 5, 2012

Art Battle LA, January 11, 2012

Minneapolis/St Paul City Pages Flyer of the Week