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About

Cody Hudson is a Chicago based artist, also known for his graphic design contributions under the name Struggle Inc. His graphic work and paintings have been exhibited throughout the US, Europe and Japan including the Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago), New Image Art (LA), Rocket Gallery (Tokyo), The Lazy Dog (Paris), & Andrew Rafacz (Chicago). He is also a partner in the Michelin Star rated Longman & Eagle restaurant and a founding partner in the Land and Sea Dept creative group.

Contact

Cody Hudson
Struggle Inc.
Commercial art
Chicago, USA

info@struggleinc.com

Upcoming / Current Shows

June 2 – July 28, 2017
Good Vibrations
w/ Leslie Baum, Zachary Buchner, Cody Hudson, Carolyn Kelley, Linda Ruzga, Tim Stone
The Arts of Life
Chicago, IL

June 3 – July 15, 2017
Twenty-One
Subliminal Projects
Los Angeles, CA
w/ Aaron Rose, Adam Wallacavage, Aesthetic Apparatus, Aaron Rose, Albert Reyes, Andrew Holder, Andrew Jeffrey Wright, Andy Jenkins, Ben Horton, Ben Venom, Chris Pastras, Claire & Jeremy Weiss, Cody Hudson, Curtis Kulig, DabsMyla, David Aron, Deedee Cheriel, Dennis Morris, Ernesto Yerena, Evan Hecox, Florencio Zavala, Francisco Reyes Jr., Glen E. Friedman, Jason Pulgarin, Jeff Ho, Jim Houser, Justin Krietemeyer, Kai & Sunny, Lucien Shapiro, Luke Ramsey, Mark Drew, Mark Gonzales, Matt Goldman, Mel Kadel, Michael C. Hsiung, Michael Sieben, Nathan Bell, Nicholas Bowers, Nil Ultra, POSE, Ravi Zupa, Russ Pope, Scott Albrecht, Seonna Hong, Shepard Fairey, Skullphone, Sterling Bartlett, Steve Harrington, The Cobrasnake, The London Police, Thomas Campbell, Tim Armstrong, Tim Biskup, Todd Francis, Travis Millard, Tristan Eaton, Umar Rashid (Frohawk Two Feathers), Winston Tseng, and more.

August 04, 2017
Solo Exhibition
Left Field Gallery
San Luis Obispo, CA

Gallery Representation

Andrew Rafacz Gallery
835 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago IL 60607
mail@andrewrafacz.com

Guerrero Gallery
San Francisco, CA
info@guerrerogallery.com

Other Works Available

Gastman

Left Field

Yuck Print House

Case Studyo

 

CV

CODY HUDSON
Born 1971 / Kenosha, WI

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2015
Double Dipped Gooney Bird, Left Field, San Luis Obispo, CA

2014
This Place Not For Me, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2013
Flip Your Wig, Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL
Salad Days Days, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL

2012
A Lovely Sort Of Death, (2 person show w/ Dust La Rock), HVW8 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011
Freedoom, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA
They Both Ride Horses, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL

2009
Let’s Do Some Living After We Die, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
Thanks Man, See You Around Man, Fuck Yeah, You Guys Are Wild, Thanks Man, I Dig It, See You, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL
Pulse Art Fair, Miami, FL w / Andrew Rafacz Gallery

2008
Save My Life, Fifty24SF Gallery, San Francisco, CA (catalog)
Save My Life, Fifty24PDX Gallery, Portland, OR (catalog)
I May Be Right and I May Be Wrong, but You’re Gonna Miss Me When I’m Gone: Notes On Building A Time Machine, (2 person show w/ Sean Cassidy), New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA
Tambourine Solo Take One, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL

2007
This Ain’t No Bottomless Pit Here – 12×12, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

2006
Choking On A Rainbow, Bucket Rider Gallery, Chicago, IL
Serious Trip, (2 person show w/ Evan Hecox), Andenken, Denver, CO

2005
Cody Hudson Sings the Songs, The Lazy Dog, Paris, France
A Summer Wasting B/W Spaceship Earth, I Think I Love You, Reed Space, New York, NY
Waiting Room, (2 person show w/ Evan Hecox), Art Prostitute, Denton, TX

2004
The Life and Times of Cody Hudson Volume 01 B/W An Ambulance Can Only Go So Fast, fourxfour, Los Angeles, CA
The Life and Times of Cody Hudson Volume 02 B/W The Parrot on Your Shoulder, Bucket Rider, Chicago IL (catalog)

Selected Site Specific Installations

2015
Form Arcosanti, Arcosanti, AZ

2014
A Cheval – Entre design graphique et art contemporain, Nantes, France

2013
Siam Festival of Light, Bangkok, Thailand
Future / Memory, Hellerau Art Center, Dresden, Germany (catalog)

2012
Public Fair, K11, Hong Kong
Art Expo Chicago, Chicago, IL w/ Andrew Rafacz Gallery

2011
TBC Manila, Manila, Philippines

2010
Next Art Fair, Chicago, IL w/ Proximity Magazine

2009
Let’s Do Some Living After We Die, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

2007
Magic Numbers, Sox/35th Red Line Commission, Permanent installation, part of the CTA Arts in Transit program
Fusiform, Collaboration w/ Juan Angel Chavez & Mike Genovese, Rhys Gallery, Boston, MA

2006
Spank the Monkey, Collaboration w/ Carlos DZINE Rolon, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK
Hero / Heroin, Collaboration w/ Carlos DZINE Rolon, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
It’s A Long Walk Home, Collaboration w/ Juan Angel Chavez and Mike Genovese, Space1026, Philadelphia, PA
Observatori 2006, Collaboration w/ Carlos DZINE Rolon, Museo de la Cinencias Principe Felipe, Valencia,
Sun Com Art Nite 2006 , Collaboration w/ Carlos DZINE Rolon, Museo de Arte De Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico
ARCO 06 Project Space, Collaboration w/ Carlos DZINE Rolon, Madrid

2005
Tragic Beauty, Collaboration w/ Juan Angel Chavez, Mike Genovese and Chris Silva, Open End, Chicago, IL

Selected Group Shows

2015
Expo Chicago w/ Andrew Rafacz Gallery
Pattern::::Chaos, Cinders Projects, Brooklyn, NY
Jug Life, Park Life, San Francisco, CA
Beyond Beyond, Lamington Drive, Collingwood, Australia
Power Objects: The Future Has A Primitive Heart, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI
That’s My Trip, Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY
Party People, Circuit 12 Contemporary, Dallas, TX

2014:
International Friendship Exhibition, Primary, Miami, FL
Untitled Art Fair, Miami, FL w/ Andrew Rafacz Gallery
All Of Us Together, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA
CHGO DSGN, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
Ducks, Greenpoint Terminal, New York, NY

2013:
Folklore, Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, New York
In The Good Name Of The Company, ForYourArt, Los Angeles, CA
Shit Is Real, Devening Projects + Editions, Chicago, IL

2012:
Studio Visit, Purdue University Gallery, West Lafayette, IN
The Paranoia of Time, Carter & Citizen, Los Angeles, CA

2011:
Let Your Light In, Country Club, Los Angeles, CA
Write Now: Artists & Letterforms, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
Sugar Mountain Arts Festival, The Forum Theatre, Melbourne, Australia
Back in 5 minutes, Monster Children Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

2010:
Album, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Re:Form School, New York, NY
Concrete Hermit, Conran Shop, Shinjuku, Japan
Let There Be Geo, Columbia College A+D Gallery, Chicago, IL
It Was On Earth That I Knew Joy, Installation LA, Culver City, CA
April Group Show, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2009:
Signs of the Apocalypse/Rapture, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
Next Art Fair, Chicago, IL w/ Andrew Rafacz Gallery
Cadaver Corpse, Space 1026, Philadelphia, PA
Volta NY, New York, NY w / Andrew Rafacz Gallery
Public Works, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL
Park Life, Subliminal Projects, Los Angeles, CA
Max Multiple, Devening Projects + Editions, Chicago, CA
15 Years, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

2008:
Drawn Together, V1, Copenhagen, Denmark
Highmath II, Pool Gallery, Berlin
Apocobliss, A.L.I.C.E Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

2007
Throb Throb: Rock and Roll Currents in Chicago Today, Jill Sander, Chicago, IL
Brodeo, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA
We’re Rollin, They’re Hatin, Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, IL
Changing Cities, Detroit Museum of New Art, Detroit, MI

2006
Beyond, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA
A Thousand Things, MU Gallery, Eindhoven, Netherlands
Highmath, V1, Copenhagen, Denmark

2005
Can I Get A Witness?, Bucket Rider Gallery, Chicago, IL
Nieves, Rocket Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2004
Lost and Found, Chapel Off Chapel Gallery, Prahran, Australia
Giant Robot 10, GR2, Los Angeles, CA

2003
Doom – Counter Doom, Bucket Rider, Chicago IL

2002
SK8 on the Wall, Rocket Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (catalog)

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