Past Exhibitions

October 4, 2017

Jeff Bell : Night, Day, Night (November 9th – December 2nd)

Description In this project I will create related work in two different locations at the same time. On November 9-18, I will build one large object […]
September 1, 2017
George Jenne, Lump

You’ve Reached the Office of Stuart Ullman

You’ve Reached the Office of Stuart Ullman George Jenne October 6 – November 4, 2017 A near exact recreation of the office set from the Overlook […]
July 24, 2017

Up All Night

Up All Night September 1 – 30, 2017 Statement by George Jenne Up All Night describes the point at which video art and music video intersect. […]
July 10, 2017

Before The War – A Virtual Reality Experience

BEFORE THE WAR August 4 – September 16, 2017 Before the War is a first-of-its kind art exhibit in North Carolina that will take visitors on […]
July 4, 2017

Show Off: Digiscapes!

Show Off July 7 – 29, 2017 This July the Lump interns are curating each side of the gallery and inviting viewers to score their exhibits. […]
July 4, 2017

Show Off: Waves To Live By

Show Off July 7 – 29, 2017 This July the Lump interns are curating each side of the gallery and inviting viewers to score their exhibits. […]
June 23, 2017

Carmen Neely : 17 feet away

Carmen Neely 17 feet away June 2 – July 1, 2017 For the past year I have collected striking phrases from personal conversations and encounters. These […]
May 5, 2017

Log@Lump: Data Plan for a Preserving Machine

LOG at Lump Mini Series, Part Three: Data Plan for a Preserving Machine May 5 – 28, 2017 Featuring Elizabeth Ferry, Takashi Horisaki, and William Paul Thomas LOG […]
May 5, 2017
Ippis Halme collage

Other Nature

  OTHER NATURE May 5 – 28, 2017 Curated by: Orvokki Crosby & Jerstin Crosby Featuring Esther Ruiz, Renee Delosh, Jessica Langley, Christina Van der Merwe, Olivia Ciummo, John […]
April 27, 2017

Hong-Ân Truong : Treatment for A Year of the Rabbit

Treatment for A Year of the Rabbit April 7 – 29, 2017   Lump is pleased to announce Treatment for A Year of the Rabbit by […]
March 15, 2017

Deadpan – LOG at Lump

Deadpan  March 2017 LOG at Lump Mini Series, Part Two: Deadpan Featuring Kerry Law, Alex O’Neal and Kirsten Stoltmann After the conclusion of its first season […]
January 21, 2017

Lump Re-launch: “We Are Happy To Serve You”

We Are Happy To Serve You January 28 – March 1 We Are Happy to Serve You sets off a full month of spectacle as LUMP […]
November 5, 2016

LOG : Background

LOG at Lump Background November 2016 Mini Series, Part One: Background Featuring Lauren Clay, Julia Gartrell and Angelina Gualdoni After the conclusion of its first season […]
October 5, 2016

Chris Musina : Just Another Animal

Just Another Animal October 2016 Chris Musina writes — “My work considers the animal in visual culture, and I have started thinking about things like masks, […]
September 5, 2016

Louis Watts : On Today

On Today September 2016 On Today features an installation of 64 charcoal drawings of a single form. For the past few months Watts has been repeating […]
July 28, 2016

Rooms on Fire

Rooms on Fire Curated by Mike Geary and Joe Grillo July 2016 ROOMS ON FIRE is a group exhibit curated by Joe Grillo and Mike Geary. […]
July 27, 2016

Joe Grillo and Mike Geary : Geary and Grillo

Geary and Grillo July-August 2016 For July and August, Flanders and Lump work together to host Joe Grillo and Mike Geary in a collaborative residency with […]
May 2, 2016

Team Lump : Arise! Bald Man! King of Hair People!

Arise! Bald Man! King of Hair People! Team Lump May 2016 In celebration of Lump’s 20th year of programming, Lumpxx comes to an end with Arise! […]
April 2, 2016

Albee/Carland/Hauser/Oleson : Four Man Show

Four Man Show April 2016 Lump presents Four Man Show: Albee/Carland/Hauser/Oleson, four outstanding artists who have had solo exhibitions at Lump in the past. Carland’s Queer […]
March 2, 2016

Michael A. Salter : Gristle Sausage

Michael A. Salter Gristle Sausage March 2016 ” Hyperconnectivity and globalization offers us an all-you-can-eat visual buffet. I seek those sweet or salty pleasure responses that […]
February 2, 2016

Richard C. : Black Holes

Richard C. Black Holes February 2016 Richard C. is an enigma. You can never just focus on the single image that is before you. Every word, […]
December 2, 2015

Urchins

Urchins December 2015 Urchins is a group show featuring: Amanda Barr, Kelie Bowman, Archie Lee Coates, Max Hubenthal, Ryan McLennan, Eli McMullen, Allyson Mellberg, Travis Robertson, […]
November 2, 2015

WE PAIN

WE PAIN November 2015 The exhibition is a collaborative installation of Philadelphia artists that have come together to recreate the likeness of an infirmary room inhabited […]
October 2, 2015

Dress/Shield

Dress/Shield October 2015 Dress/Shield, a group exhibition of new works by six women artists who have a history of showing at Lump. The artists featured in […]
September 2, 2015

Ludwig Schwarz : Encounters

Ludwig Schwarz Encounters September 2015 For his fourth solo exhibition at Lump, Dallas-based artist Ludwig Schwarz presents Encounters.” A crusty old smoker meets a well travelled […]
June 2, 2015

Carrie Alter & George Jenne : With Everyone Watching

Carrie Alter & George Jenne With Everyone Watching June 2015 George Jenne and Carrie Alter pit video against painting in a burlesque of characters who could […]
May 2, 2015

Harrison Haynes : Isolated Tracks

Harrison Haynes Isolated Tracks May 2015 For his second solo exhibition at Lump, North Carolina-based artist Harrison Haynes employs studio-based photography to advance his abiding interest […]
April 2, 2015

Joy Drury Cox : Pockets

Joy Drury Cox Pockets April 2015 My work often deals with shapes and spaces that are both ubiquitous and often overlooked. After completing a large project […]
March 2, 2015

Amanda Barr : Real Talk Catastrophe

Amanda Barr Real Talk Catastrophe March 2015 “This series of paintings has been a long time coming. My dad and grandfather were painters, and I’ve always […]
February 2, 2015

Josh Rickards : Livin Lovin Livin

Josh Rickards Livin Lovin Livin February 2015 Dwellings, dwelling on things, and the life and loves you try and accommodate in ones own life. Livin Lovin […]
December 2, 2014

Tyler Wolf : Transmutation

Tyler Wolf Transmutation December 2014 Tyler Wolf’s new show Transmutation is based on the idea of change, change we impose upon the world and change that […]
October 2, 2014

Daniel Davidson : #movingpictures

Daniel Davidson #movingpictures October 2014 “My work is a fusion of hybrid characters, spaces and styles. Focusing on the urges and consequences of actions on a […]
September 2, 2014

David Colagiovanni : The Shredder Sessions

The Shredder Sessions September 2014 David Colagiovanni (Athens, OH) is an artist/composer who reconfigures and sequences video, sound and space. Colagiovanni will host The Shredder Sessions […]
July 15, 2014

blursome/HANZ/Edy Bower

blursome/HANZ/Edy Bower July 25th, 2014 Lump is pleased to announce a free concert of three vanguard producers featuring blursome, HANZ and Edy Bower on Friday, July […]
May 2, 2014

Jerstin Crosby : Generation Hex

Generation Hex May 2014 You’re in the middle of a forest. Your phone is dead now. At least you are living you think. Really living. The […]
April 2, 2014

Chris Bogia

Chris Bogia April 2014 Primarily composed of plywood, and relying on balance and tension alone to maintain structural integrity, these new works by Chris Bogia signal […]
February 2, 2014

Thad Kellstadt : Range Life

Range Life February 2014 Range Life can get lonely, out on the plains with the wind gusting up. The cornfields stretch out forever and the strip […]
December 4, 2013

Lee Delegard / Carolyn Janssen : A Tooth for an Eye

Lee Delegard / Carolyn Janssen A Tooth for an Eye December 2013 Lee Delegard’s sculptures and installations playfully combine domestic materials culled from her everyday life, […]
November 4, 2013

Tim Harrington : Kiss Without End

Tim Harrington Kiss Without End November 2013 “Nothing in the world is more seductive then the reverie of unchained curiosity. Rocks flipped over, machines disassembled, zits […]
October 4, 2013

Rich McIsaac : This Is Not Your Land

Rich McIsaac This Is Not Your Land October 2013 “As long as our civilization is essentially one of property, of fences, of exclusiveness, it will be […]
September 4, 2013

Harrison Haynes : No Concert

Harrison Haynes No Concert September 2013 No Concert is a site-specific installation of new work by the Durham-based artist Harrison Haynes consisting of sound, video projection […]
May 4, 2013

Mark Jackson/Tony Lewis/John Neff

Mark Jackson/Tony Lewis/John Neff May 2013 Organized by participating artist John Neff, Mark Jackson / Tony Lewis / John Neff will present two bodies of drawings […]
April 4, 2013

Megan Sullivan & Tyler Wolf : Modern Mythos

Megan Sullivan & Tyler Wolf Modern Mythos April 2013 Modern Mythos is a modern look at ancient myths. Tyler Wolf’s energetic painting method conveys his response […]
March 4, 2013

Hateful

Hateful March 2013 Hateful creates, manipulates, and collages images in order to play with notions of femininity and masculinity, juxtaposing archival and contemporary photographs to reveal […]
February 11, 2013

Secret Boyfriend/Russian Tsarlag Guests of Horror : Your Worst Nightmare, In It’s Own Hell

Secret Boyfriend/Russian Tsarlag Guests of Horror: Your Worst Nightmare, In It’s Own Hell February 2013 Guests of Horror: Your Worst Nightmare, In It’s Own Hell presents […]
December 11, 2012

Jason Osborne : Fast and Frugal

Jason Osborne Fast and Frugal December 2012 The term ‘fast and frugal’ is used in heuristics and cognitive psychology to describe a process of decision-making and […]
November 11, 2012

Family Kachadourian : Troika

Family Kachadourian Troika November 2012 Troika – Jan Razauskas, Gary Kachadourian and their son Jason Kachadourian three artists of distinctly different sensibilities will explore overlapping themes […]
October 11, 2012

Sarah Gamble : You Pretend I’m Psychic

Sarah Gamble You Pretend I’m Psychic October 2012 In the project room we will feature You Pretend I’m Psychic new work by Sarah Gamble. The challenge […]
October 10, 2012

Leah Bailis : Ain’t Got No/I Got

Leah Bailis Ain’t Got No/I Got October 2012 Bailis uses different strategies to isolate filmic and pop cultural moments. With Ain’t Got No/I Got, she focuses […]
September 11, 2012

George Jenne : Little Big Man

George Jenne Little Big Man September 2012 George Jenne makes multi-media work to affirm his belief in the pleasure of repulsion. He uses video, sculpture and […]
June 11, 2012

Totemic Wizard : System Carne Estrada

Totemic Wizard System Carne Estrada June 2012 Operating under the cryptic name Totemic Wizard System, Cameron Fuller, Travis Russell, and Andrew James will present Carne Estrada […]
May 11, 2012

Scott Wolniak : World of Matter

Scott Wolniak World of Matter May 2012 Over the past several years, Scott Wolniak has been exploring breaking points in his work, both through subject and […]
April 11, 2012

Jason Polan : Lions and Tigers and Bears

Jason Polan Lions and Tigers and Bears April 2012 “I have made a bunch of abstract drawings with oil stick for this art show. There are […]
March 11, 2012

Nicholas Frank : Spiraling Jeté (Down)

Nicholas Frank Spiraling Jeté (Down) March 2012 Spiraling Jeté (Down) is the first installment of a two-part exhibition, the second of which, titled Spiraling Jeté (Up) […]
February 11, 2012

Elijah Burgher and Steve Reinke : Anal Swastika vs. Genital Holocaust

Elijah Burgher and Steve Reinke Anal Swastika vs. Genital Holocaust February 2012 Anal Swastika vs. Genital Holocaust Elijah Burgher vs. Steve Reinke Drawing vs. Needlepoint Video […]
December 11, 2011

Amanda Barr : Clayton Volcano and friends; A Tribute

Amanda Barr Clayton Volcano and friends; A Tribute December 2011 Eating breakfast together, gathering and viewing, paying homage to a local icon. Colors and blocks of […]
November 11, 2011

Tyson Reeder

Tyson Reeder November 2011 For this exhibition, Reeder will be featuring works on paper and/or cardboard that deal with the odd juxtaposition of plants and distorted […]
October 11, 2011

Neill Prewitt : We Cruizin’

Neill Prewitt We Cruizin’ October 2011 We Cruizin’ is a DIY technosocial theme park envisioning the contemporary state of downtown Raleigh. Trashcans and carts have been […]
September 10, 2011

All Day/All Night : September 10th, 2011

All Day/All Night September 10th, 2011 September 10 – All Day/All Night music festival programmed by All Day Records. All Day Party: roughly 1pm – 7pm […]
September 9, 2011

Plugged In

Plugged In September 2011 Plugged In – group show curated by Bill Thelen featuring Chris Musina, Lee Delegard, Jason Osborne, Jonathan Sherrill, Cora Lim, Neill Prewitt, […]
June 11, 2011

The Front vs Team Lump : Drop City

The Front vs Team Lump Drop City June 2011 Drop art, a little known and microscopic movement born in 1961 in Lawrence, Kansas around the concept […]
May 11, 2011

EJ Hauser : Perfecto

EJ Hauser Perfecto May 2011 I create work that embodies contrasting yet inseparable parts, and bring together concepts, words, and images taken from my drawings, notebooks […]
April 11, 2011

David Colagiovanni : ThankYouForVisitingTheInter.net

David Colagiovanni ThankYouForVisitingTheInter.net April 2011 ThankYouForVisitingTheInter.net will exist both online and physically in the gallery with objects that reference and complete meaning from both their online […]
March 11, 2011

Casey Cook : Puncture

Casey Cook Puncture March 2011 Casey Cook began this current body of work, Puncture, while participating in the Red Sand Project as an artist in residency […]
February 11, 2011

Xiu Xiu : I Hate This Suffocating Fucking Towne

Xiu Xiu I Hate This Suffocating Fucking Towne February 2011 In the collected works for this exhibition, the members of Xiu Xiu span their continuing attempts […]
December 11, 2010

Harrison Haynes and Tory Wright : Counterfeit/Counterpart

Harrison Haynes and Tory Wright Counterfeit/Counterpart December 2010 A counterpart is a stand-in, a decoy, and a doppelganger for the real thing. It could be said […]
November 11, 2010

Lee Misenheimer : Devil Dowsing

Lee Misenheimer Devil Dowsing November 2010 Devil Dowsing, new drawings by New York artist, Lee Misenheimer. Based in Brooklyn New York, Lee Misenheimer pursues drawing and […]
September 11, 2010

Thad Kellstadt : Take a Trip on a Cloud

Thad Kellstadt Take a Trip on a Cloud September 2010 Take a Trip on a Cloud is a memory trip, part psychedelia, part flattened reality. The […]
August 6, 2010

4th Annual Benefit

4th Annual Benefit August 6th, 2010 The gallery will transform into late-summer party mode, with live music from the creative Chapel Hill band, Organos, led by […]
June 11, 2010

Lydia Moyer : black damp

Lydia Moyer black damp June 2010 The work in black damp draws on the story of the town of Centralia, once a community of about 1600 […]
May 11, 2010

Text as Image group show curated by Bill Thelen

Text as Image group show curated by Bill Thelen May 2010 Text as Image brings together artists in a group show that explores language, text, and […]
March 11, 2010

Joy Feasley and Paul Swenbeck : Worms are the Words

Joy Feasley and Paul Swenbeck Worms are the Words March 2010 Worms are the Words is a collaborative installation by Joy Feasley and Paul Swenbeck. The […]
December 11, 2009

Daniel Davidson and Josh Rickards : Bad Dreams Starring Good Friends

Daniel Davidson and Josh Rickards Bad Dreams Starring Good Friends December 2009 Bad Dreams Starring Good Friends brings together two amazing artists for one great show. […]
November 11, 2009

Jason Polan : Please Trust Me

Jason Polan Please Trust Me November 2009 Please Trust Me is an exhibition of all different things. The source material ranges from comic book panels, to […]
October 11, 2009

Molly Schafer : Dawn Horse

Molly Schafer Dawn Horse October 2009 Molly Schafer’s long-standing interest in natural history and Paleobiology provides a context for the romanticized, quasi-prehistorical world she creates. Unable […]
September 11, 2009

Jerstin Crosby : If You Build It We Will Burn It

Jerstin Crosby If You Build It We Will Burn It September 2009 If You Build It We will Burn It is an exhibition of two interrelated […]
June 11, 2009

The Middle Of Nowhere curated by Jerstin Crosby

The Middle Of Nowhere curated by Jerstin Crosby June 2009 Where is the Middle of Nowhere? Who lives there? What happens? This common verbal expression is […]
May 11, 2009

Cammi Climaco : Yesterday was yesterday. Tomorrow is ours.

Cammi Climaco Yesterday was yesterday. Tomorrow is ours. May 2009 Showing sculpture and video, this show will feature pieces that are a mix of object, installation […]
April 11, 2009

Chris Coleman : The State of Separation

Chris Coleman The State of Separation April 2009 Chris Coleman explores the tenuous balance between chaos and control as it concerns politics, progress, fear, and identity. […]
March 11, 2009

Penned curated by Cynthia Connolly and Bill Thelen, Andrew Jeffery Wright & Wendy Yao

Penned curated by Cynthia Connolly and Bill Thelen, Andrew Jeffery Wright & Wendy Yao March 2009 Penned is an exhibition of pen and/or marker drawings including […]
February 11, 2009

Tory Wright : Pleasure Seekers

Tory Wright Pleasure Seekers February 2009 Tory Wright uses a reductive language to flirt with the viewer’s gaze thru an altered surface of advertising. Wright cuts […]
December 11, 2008

Cannonball Press : Drink Up and Be Somebody

Cannonball Press Drink Up and Be Somebody December 2008 World Kings of scruffy pirate black and white, hillbilly printmaking, New York’s legendary Cannonball Press return to […]
November 11, 2008

Jason de Haan : Life After Doomsday

Jason de Haan Life After Doomsday November 2008 Life After Doomsday by Jason de Haan My practice concerns itself with the refrain of overcoming problems. As […]
October 29, 2008

Cartunes Xpress : Hooliganship

Cartunes Xpress Hooliganship October 29th, 2008 Performance Hooliganship is Peter Burr and Christopher Doulgeris. Both artists were born in 1980, and live and work in Portland, […]
October 11, 2008

Big Kids / Little Kids curated by John Freeborn

Big Kids / Little Kids curated by John Freeborn October 2008 Lump is pleased to announce Big Kids / Little Kids, the traveling art exhibition curated […]
September 11, 2008

Amy S. Kauffman : Fleet(ing)

Amy S. Kauffman Fleet(ing) September 2008 A play on words or a layer of multiple meanings, Fleet(ing) is a series of installations that are a combination […]
August 11, 2008

Lump Benefit

Lump Benefit August 2008 Lump is located at 505 S. Blount St, Raleigh, NC. More information about our mission and exhibition programs can be found at […]
June 11, 2008

LowEnd Theories curated by Tory Wright

LowEnd Theories curated by Tory Wright June 2008 Curated by Tory Wright with Megan Sullivan, Greg Rubio, Andrea Morris, Molly Schafer, Ryan Swanson, Amanda Barr, Catalina […]
May 18, 2008

Becca Albee : Beauty Tips

Becca Albee-Beauty Tips May 2008   Lump is located at 505 S. Blount St, Raleigh, NC. More information about our mission and exhibition programs can be […]
April 18, 2008

Heroes : curated by elin O’Hara slavick and Laura Sharp Wilson

Heroes : curated by elin O’Hara slavick and Laura Sharp Wilson April 2008 Heroes explores the heroes/heroines that have influenced the work and lives of over […]
March 11, 2008

Jeanine Oelson : Urd Up

Jeanine Oelson Urd Up March 2008 Lump is located at 505 S. Blount St, Raleigh, NC. More information about our mission and exhibition programs can be […]
February 11, 2008

Jason Polan : Eat Me Alive

Jason Polan Eat Me Alive February 2008 Lump is located at 505 S. Blount St, Raleigh, NC. More information about our mission and exhibition programs can […]
December 11, 2007

Group Hug curated by Team Lump

Group Hug curated by Team Lump December 2007 Curated by Team Lump featuring: Amanda Barr, Carl Baratta, David Colagiovanni, Jerstin Crosby, Andrew Faunsler, Nora Isabella, Matt […]
November 11, 2007

Mark Robinson : Teenbeat 432

Mark Robinson Teenbeat 432 November 2007 An exhibition of the design and art from the portfolio of Mark Robinson and Teen-Beat Graphica. The idea for the […]
September 18, 2007

Mechatronic Symphony : Dana Raymond

Mechatronic Symphony : Dana Raymond September 2007 Lump is located at 505 S. Blount St, Raleigh, NC. More information about our mission and exhibition programs can […]
August 18, 2007

Lump Benefit with The Bowerbirds and Phon

Lump Benefit with The Bowerbirds and Phon August 2007 On Friday, August 17th, from 7-11pm, TeamLump and Lump gallery/projects will host a benefit featuring music by […]
June 18, 2007

Team Riders No. 3: Barefoot with Spiked Pedals : Julie Goldstein

Team Riders No. 3: Barefoot with Spiked Pedals : Julie Goldstein June 2007 Lump is located at 505 S. Blount St, Raleigh, NC. More information about […]
May 18, 2007

Doodle Crush : David Ellis and Kiku Yamaguch

Doodle Crush : David Ellis and Kiku Yamaguch May 2007 Jerstin Crosby shot the shit with artists, David Ellis, and Kiku Yamaguchi on on the eve […]
April 18, 2007

Matthew Suib

Matthew Suib April 2007 Lump is located at 505 S. Blount St, Raleigh, NC. More information about our mission and exhibition programs can be found at […]
February 18, 2007

Independent People : Leah Bailis

Independent People : Leah Bailis February 2007 Lump is located at 505 S. Blount St, Raleigh, NC. More information about our mission and exhibition programs can […]