Paul Gagner was born in 1976 in rural Wisconsin. He received his BFA from the School of Visual Arts in 2005, and his MFA from Brooklyn College in 2009. He has exhibited throughout the US including the Sheila & Richard Riggs Leidy Galleries at the Maryland Institute College of Art, the Housatonic Museum of Art and the Richmond Center for Visual Arts. In 2009, Gagner has four collages included in the Museum of Modern Art's print collection. Paul Gagner lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.





Paul Gagner paints anxiety and institutional critique in his solo show at Guest Spot

Baltimore City Paper, by Rebekah Kirkman, January, 2016

When Fall is Better Than Summer and Spring: These Art Shows Are In The Crisp Season Spirit

Bushwick Daily, September, 2015

A Randomly Selective Bushwick Open Studios Crawl, 2015

Two Coats of Paint, June, 2015

Read the review, skip the recap and the show at Guest Spot

Baltimore City Papter, October 15, 2014

“Read the Recap, Skip the Show” by The Guest Spot @ The Reinstitute

Bmoreart, September 15, 2014

Standouts during Bushwick Open Studios

Hyperallergic, June 4, 2014

Bushwick Open Studios

Art Observed, June 4, 2014

Searching for the Light

Carl Gunhouse Blogspot, June 3, 2014

3 Critics Pick their favorites at Bushwick’s beat nite

Hyperallergic, October 28, 2013

Highlights from Bushwick’s beat nite

Artinfo, October 28, 2013

9 Artists to watch from 2012 Bushwick open studio

Hyperallergic, June 12, 2012

Talking with Paul Gagner

Art Czar, October 28, 2011