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Sydney Croskery is a third generation Los Angelean, who lives and works in Los Angeles. Her work generally is about society, over stimulation, and consumption. She has participated in shows at Charlie James Gallery, the Fellows of Contemporary Art, Raid Projects, LACE, Angles Gallery, and Jack Tilton Gallery. She has also participated in shows at the Getty Museum, The Torrance Art Museum, the Indianapolis Museum of Art and the Riverside Museum. She is a member of the LA Art Girls and is one-half of the World Famous Wiener Girls of Chicago. Croskery is a recipient of the Pollock-Krasner Grant for 2018.

EDUCATION
MFA                 1999                 School of the Art Institute of Chicago
BFA                  1995                 San Francisco Art Institute
 
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2018
MESSAGES, Citrus College Gallery, Glendora, CA
2016
‘I SAID…*’,Campbell Hall School, Los Angeles
[  THE QUIET ROAR  ], boxoProjects, Joshua Tree

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2019
WHERE THE FUTURE CAME FROM, curated by Meg Duguid, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago
CONNECTION COLLECTION, organized by Sydney Croskery at OPAF 2019
PUNKHOUSE vs. DREAMHOUSE, Serious Topics, LA,  organized by Kristin Calabrese, Joshua Aster and Torie Zalben
2018
SPECTER OF DOCUMENTATION, Durden and Ray, LA, curated by Jen Celio, Jenny Hager, and Valerie Wilcox
ORIGIN, Baik Art, Los Angeles, curated by Joshua Hashmezedeh
GLITTER, Cactus Gallery, Los Angeles, curated by Kelly Thompson and Stephanie Allespach
2017
A MERE SUM OF PARTS, curated by Sydney Croskery, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles
2016
CONSORT, ArtShare-LA, Los Angeles,  curated by Kelly Thompson
2015
6H to 8B, curated by Sydney Croskery, Fellows of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
STUDIO SYSTEM, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
GALLERY TALLEY, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago
HONING PIGEON, Gallery Antenna, Kyoto, Japan, curated by Kio Griffith
PRIMO LANE, Outpost Projects, Joshua Tree, curated by Aili Schmeltz
LACE POP UP SHOP, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Hollywood
2014
SQUARING THE CIRCLE, performances by the LA Art Girls, Llano del Rio Centennial, Lancaster, CA
OLLY OLLY OXEN FREE, Offramp Gallery, Pasadena, curated by Kristi Engle
2013
OH THE HUMANITY, Pomona Packing Plant, Pomona, curated by Kelly Thompson
MAS ATTACK, organized by Artra Curatorial, LA Mart, Los Angeles
I FEEL AS IF I HAVE TWO WOLVES FIGHTING…,by Stephanie Allespach with The Egg, LACE, LA
2011
UNFINISHED PAINTINGS, curated by Kristin Calabrese and Joshua Aster, LACE, Los Angeles
MDW ART FAIR, Sydney Croskery and Pamela Johnson, Portage Projects, Chicago
LA COSA NOSTRA, curated by Max Presneill and Grant Vetter, Gallerie Rheeway, Los Angeles
2010
THE OUTPOST CUP, The Egg, sponsored by Outpost for Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
2009
ZOMBIES: A MINDLESS AFFAIR, antena, Chicago
FAVORITE THIS!, Meridian Gallery, San Francisco
2008
LAAGAFBLA08, LA Art Girls Art Fair Bienniele LA 2008, Phantom Galleries, Los Angeles
The Egg in On Procession , Parades and Street Pageantry, Indianapolis Museum of Art
ARTXPOSIUM, Wiener Girls Performance, West Chicago
4TH ANNUAL DEITCH ART PARADE, Wiener Girls Performance Deitch Projects, New York
OVERFLOW, A reinvention of Kaprow’s Fluids by The LA Art Girls, Getty Museum, Los Angeles
2007
BIG BANG AND OTHER ORIGINS, David Salow Gallery, Los Angeles
3RD ANNUAL DEITCH ART PARADE, Wiener Girls Performance, Deitch Projects, New York
3RD ANNUAL DEITCH ART PARADE, The Egg, Deitch Projects, New York
BOYS 4 GIRLS, LA Art Girls, OutFest Auction, Los Angeles
2006
HYSTERIA DELUX, Angles Gallery, Santa Monica
PAINTING’S EDGE, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside
FLUXWEAR EVENT, LA Art Girls, LACE, Los Angeles
TOTAL ART PERFORMACE EVENT, LA Art Girls, The Getty Museum,  Los Angeles
2nd ANNUAL DEITCH ART PARADE, The Egg Performance, Deitch Projects, New York
2004
LA ART SHOW, Raid Projects, Santa Monica Civic Center, Santa Monica
2003
CONVERSATIONS, Sam Francis Gallery, Santa Monica
2002
RAPID RESPONSE at 18th Street Gallery, Santa Monica
1999

THE WIENER WORKOUT, The Wiener Girls, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York
A TASTE SENSATION 2, American Pop Culture Gallery, Nashville
1998

A TASTE SENSATION, The Wiener Circle Hot Dog Stand, The Wiener Girls, Chicago
TEXTUALITY, G2, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago
1997
THE BOSY SHOW, Purple Gallery, Los Angeles
THE NEWER LANGUAGE, Purple Gallery, Los Angeles
PSYCHIC, PHYSICAL AND EMOTIONAL BAGGAGE, The Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco
1996
SWEET LIKE SUGAR, STICKY LIKE BUBBLE GUM, The Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco
SNACKS, ACME Gallery, San Francisco
 
AWARDS
Pollock-Krasner Grant, 2018
Curator’s Lab Award – Fellows of Contemporary Art, 2015
Nomination for the Rema Hort Mann Grant, 2015, 2019
Studio System Residency, Torrance Art Museum, 2015
Painting’s Edge Residency, Idyllwild, CA 2006
 
REVIEWS AND BIBLOGRAPHY
fullBlede issue 4 and 5
Peripheral Vision- Salon 08
On Procession – The Egg at the Indianapolis Museum of Art, Catalog
Time Out New York – Marching Madness, by Howard Halle, 2008
The Indianapolis Star – April 27, 2008
Bikini Magazine – Oscar (Meyer)- Worthy Performance by Scott Sterling, February 1999
Projector Magazine – Visual Art Exhibition and Lunch, by Grant Samuelson, October 1998
Juxtapoz Magazine – in the Beatdown, December 1998
D’Art International – Interview by Steve Rockwell, December 1998