Greg Stimac


MFA, Stanford University, 2013

BA, CCC, Chicago, 2005


AMULET, DOCUMENT, Chicago, IL, 2019 (forthcoming) 

RENBEN, Renaissance Society, Chicago, IL, 2018

View Finder, Museum of Contempory Photography, Chicago, IL, 2018

Wanderlust, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA, 2018

House, Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA, 2018

Summer Group Show, Document, Chicago 2017

Wanderlust, UB Art Galleries,  Buffalo, NY, 2017

Detritus, Institute of Contemporary, San Jose, CA, 2017

RED TOUCH YELLOW, The Outlet, Milwaukee, WI, 2017 

Shades, The Bedfellow’s Club, Little Rock, AR, 2016

MoCP at 40,  Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago IL, 2016

ICON, The Battery, San Francisco, 2016

Simplicity, SMG (Curated / NEW CAPITAL) Chicago IL, 2016

Shoulders of Champagne,  LORD LUDD, Philadelphia, PA, 2015/2016 

If You're Looking For Me, Don't Go To Home Depot, PARIS LONDON HONG KONG, Chicago, IL 2015 

Public UtilityNEW CAPITAL, Chicago, IL, 2015

Belonging & The New Tribalism, SMG (Curated / NEW CAPITAL) Chicago IL, 2015

Front Yard/Back Street, Palo Alto Art Center, Palo Alto, CA, 2015

Middle Gray, Document, Chicago, IL, 2014

Phantoms in the Dirt, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL, 2014

An Appeal to Heaven, Under the Sign Flag Project (ltd los angeles), Los Angeles CA, 2014

The 7 Borders, Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Louisville, KY, 2013

Lost Spike, In The Pines, Jackson, WY, 2013

Stanford MFA Thesis Exhibition, Stanford, CA, 2013

fifteensixteenseventeen, Southern Exposue (Curated / LAND AND SEA) San Francisco, CA, 2013

Long Stare, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago IL, 2012

While You Were Gone, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, 2012 

Self-Help Book Club, Thomas Welton Stanford Art Gallery, Stanford, CA, 2012

Is This Thing On? / Screen Test, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2011

Empire, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2011

Empire, New Capital, Chicago, IL, 2010

FAMILIAR: Portraits of Proximity, Kansas City Jewish Museum of Contemporary Art, 2010

Whatever Was Splendid,  Fotofest Biennial, Houston (Curated / Aaron Schuman), TX, 2010

Road to Nowhere, Fotofest Biennial (Curated / Natasha Eagan) Houston, TX, 2010

Self-Titled, White Flag Projects, St. Louis, MO, 2010

Self-Titled, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2010

Faraway Nearby, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, KS, 2010

USA Today, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, 2008

Preview Berlin, Video Art Program Berlin, Germany, 2008

Bad Moon, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2008

Self-Titled, Kaune, Sudendorf, Cologne, Germany, 2008

Worlds Away: New Suburban Landscapes, Heinz Architectural Center, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA, 2008

Beyond the Backyard, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL, 2008

Lawn Nation: art and science of the american lawn, Notebaert Nature Museum, Chicago, IL, 2008

Worlds Away: New Suburban Landscapes, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, 2008

Fun Gun, Satin Satan, Chicago, IL, 2008

This Land is Your Land, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL, 2008

Self-Titled, Museum of Contemporary Art, 12 X 12, Chicago, IL, 2007 

Mowing the Lawn, Bucket Rider Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2007

Photocentric, MNCP, Minneapolis, MN, 2007

tinyvices, London, Mexico City, St. Louis, Tokyo, 2006-2007

Are you Serious, Wendy Cooper Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2006

In Sight, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL, 2006 

MixArt, James Hotel (Curated / Karen Irvine), Chicago, IL, 2006

The New Chicagoans, Select Media Fest 04, Iron Studios, Chicago, IL, 2005

Chicago Art Open, Chicago, IL, 2005

Ultimatum, The Zoo, Chicago, IL, 2004

Crocker Kingsley Biennial Art Exhibition (Curated / Gladys Nilsson), Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA, 2002


Hyperallergic, Mead Art Museum Presents House Mead Art Museum Presents HOUSE: Selections from the College of John and Sue Wieland, 2018

E-FLUX, "An Inversion", by Robin Kelsey, 2017

ARTSY, by Demie Kim, 2016

Flaunt Magazine, "I Dont Know What You Did Last Summer", by Foster Kamer, 2015

GQ Magazine, "The Accident", by Michael Paterniti, 2015


Artslant, "Life in the Anthropocene: Environmental Exhibitions for the Human Epoch", by Caroline Picard, 2015

Chicago Reader, "Phantoms in the Dirt' offers more than meets the eye", by Jake Malooley, 2014

Frontrunner Magazine, “Greg Stimac: Americana”, 2014

Public Culture Journal, Volume 25, No. 3, “Home is Where We Take It”

Cabinet Magazine, Issue 49 “Death”, “Forensic Topology”, by Geoff Manaugh, 2013

Daylight Magazine, Issue 9, “Cosmos”, back cover, 2012

Artslant, “Celebrate The independence of your nation by blowing up a small part of it”, review by Abraham Ritchie,  2011

The New Yorker, Photo Booth, “IN FOCUS: ON THE ROAD”, 2011

The New Yorker, Photo Booth, “Frames From Fiction: Hunters”, 2010

The Wall Steet Journal, “Houston Is Hopping Thanks to FotoFest”, 2010Art in America Magazine,

Dispatches From the Brink, review by Jean Dykstra, 2010 

European Photography, Issue #87, “Greg Stimac”, 2010 

Art in America Magazine, review by Janet Koplos, 2010 

Le Monde 2, by Corine Lesnes, 2009, review by Michelle Grabner, 2009 

Harpers Magazine,  2008 

Art on Paper, review by James Yood, 2008

Time Out Chicago, “A stake in the grass”, by Madeline Nusser, 2008 

Dwell Magazine, “Suburban Subversion”, 2008

Focus Fine Art Magazine, 2007 

Newcity Chicago, “Tip of the Week”, review by Michael Weinstein, 2007

Chicago Magazine, “Beyond the Lens”, 2007

Chicago Sun Times, “America at work in modest mowing”, Margaret Hawkins, 2007

Time Out Chicago, review by Erik Wenzel, 2007

Medill Reports Chicago, review by Sarah Baicker, 2007

Museum of Contemporary Photography Newsletter, “Uber Punctum”, by Rod Slemmons, 2007

Chicago Reader, “The New Chicagoans”, 2005