Cleveland, OH

Jimmy Kuehnle, who teaches at the Cleveland Institute of Art, has exhibited in the United States and internationally. In 2014, he was selected for the national survey exhibition State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. In 2015 he installed a large kinetic inflatable in the atrium of MOCA Cleveland as part of the group exhibition, How to Remain Human. In 2016 Kuehnle received a Creative Workforce Fellowship. His 2016 solo exhibition at the Hudson River Museum in Yonkers, New York, was favorably reviewed in The New York Times, featured in New York Magazine’s “Approval Matrix” and recommended by online sites such as the New York Daily News, Artnet and Hyperallergic. His 2016 monumentally scaled site-specific inflatables at the Akron Art Museum, Wiggle, Giggle, Jiggle, was reviewed in the Plain Dealer, Akron Beacon Journal, Canvas Magazine, CAN Journal, WCPN’s the Sound of Applause. In 2018 he exhibited a new interactive inflatable at the Exploratorium Museum in San Francisco. In 2019 he opened Wow, Pop, Bliss, an exhibition of four new interactive inflatables at the Columbia Museum of Art in Columbia, South Carolina.