(Albany, Georgia, U.S.A., 1979)
Lives and works in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Recent solo exhibitions include Zachary Formwalt, ar/ge kunst Galerie Museum, Bolzano (2011); Future Park – Reproduction Direct from Nature, Casco, Utrecht (2010); and Zachary Formwalt – The form of practical memory, Kunsthalle Basel (2009). Formwalt also had solo projects at the Elder Gallery, Lincoln (2006); and the Rooseum Center for Contemporary Art, Malmö (2005). Recent group exhibitions include Large Abstractions, The Suburban, Oak Park Illinois (2011); “To the Arts, Citizens!”, Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto; Monumentalism, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam; Neither From, Nor Towards…, Art Pavilion Zagreb, Zagreb; Bucharest Biennale 4, Bucharest Biennale for Contemporary Art; Zachary Formwalt, Rumiko Hagiwara, Ola Vasiljeva, BillyTown, The Hague (all 2010). Formwalt also participated in group exhibitions at the Bank Gallery, Durban (2008) and Gahlberg Gallery, Glen Ellyn (2004). Formwalt received his MFA from the Northwestern University in Chicago (2003) and attended the Critical Studies programme at the Malmö Art Academy (2005). In 2008-2009 he was an artist-in-residence at the Rijksacademie in Amsterdam.