Brian Cirmo


Brian Cirmo – works available on Artsy (link)



2002 State University of New York at Albany MFA, Painting and Drawing

1999 The College of Saint Rose BFA, Painting and Drawing

1997 Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute



2020 Mercer Gallery, Monroe Community College, People Are Absurd, Rochester, NY 

2019 532 Gallery Thomas Jaeckel, Gray Matters, New York, NY

2019 Courthouse Gallery, Brian Cirmo, paintings, Lake George Arts Project, Lake George, NY                                         

2018 Wilson Gallery, Le Moyne College, Patterns, Cycles, and Change, Syracuse, NY 

2016 The Burrell Roberts Triangle Gallery, Sinclair College, Doldrums, Dayton, OH

2016 Yates Galley, Siena College, When Blackness Was a Virtue, Loudonville, NY

2015 Rice Gallery, McDaniel College, Black: Recent Paintings, Westminster, MD

2014 Standish Gallery, Massry Center for the Arts, The College of Saint Rose, Black, Albany, NY 

2014 Juergensen Gallery, Mohawk Valley Community College, American Berserk,  Utica, NY





  • Joyce Goldstein Gallery, Up With People, Chatham, NY, Curated by Patrick Neal



  • Collar Works Gallery, MADE in Granville, Troy, NY



  • Albany Center Gallery, Masters of War, Albany, NY
  • OCC Art Gallery, Onondaga Community College, Faculty Exhibition, Syracuse, NY 
  • Scarlet Seven Gallery, Peculiar Quaintness, Troy, NY



  • The Hyde Collection Museum, Artists of the Mohawk Hudson Region, Glens Falls, NY, Curated by Michael Oatman


  • Boston Center for the Arts, Mills Gallery, 24th Drawing Show: Feelers, Boston, MA, Curated by Susan Metrican
  • University Art Museum, University at Albany, Artists of the Mohawk Hudson Region, Albany, NY, Curated by Rachel Uffner



  • Albany International Airport Gallery, Body Language, Albany, NY
  • Ann Street Gallery, Experiences of War: An Artist View, Newburg, NY
  • Harry Wood Gallery, Arizona State University, Look & Listen, Tempe, AZ
  • Diane Kidd Gallery, Tiffin University, I Have A Dream, Tiffin, OH 
  • University Art Museum, SUNY Albany, American Playlist, Albany, NY, Curated by Corinna Ripps Schaming
  • Catskills Art Society, Untamed, Livingston Manor, NY



  • Kellogg Gallery, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA
  • Opalka Gallery, Sage College of Albany, An Armory Show, Albany, NY, Curated by Michael Oatman and Ken Ragsdale
  • Antenna Gallery, Mixed Messages.3, New Orleans, LA
  • Charles Krause, Reporting Fine Art Gallery, A Call to Arms, Washington, DC
  • Albany Center Gallery, Our Heads, Albany, NY 



  • University Art Museum, SUNY Albany, After School Special, Albany, NY, Curated by Ken Johnson
  • Collar Works Gallery, Country, Culture, Geography, Troy, NY



  • Saratoga County Arts Council, Wandering Intention, Saratoga Springs, NY 
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, All This Useless Beauty, Troy, NY, Curated by Ken Ragsdale



  • The Albany Institute of History and Art, Artists of the Mohawk Hudson Region, Albany, NY, Curated by Joel Shapiro


  • Green Gallery, A Man For All Seasons, Brooklyn, NY
  • University Art Museum, Selected Works from Pierogi Flat Files, Albany, NY



2020 Salem to Salem, Salem, Germany (cancelled due to Covid-19)

2019 Salem Art Works, Salem to Salem, Salem, NY

2018 Elizabeth Murray Artist Residency, Granville, NY



2020 Joyce Goldstein Gallery, The Roaring Twenties, Chatham, NY

2019 OCC Art Gallery, SUNY Onondaga, Abstract /ˈkəlCHər/, Syracuse, NY

2017 Albany Center Gallery, Masters of War, Albany, NY

2013 Albany Center Gallery, Our Heads, Albany, NY 



2019 CONTEXT Art Miami, 532 Gallery Thomas Jaeckel

2019 Art Aspen, 532 Gallery Thomas Jaeckel



2017- Assistant Professor, SUNY Onondaga Community College, Syracuse, NY   

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