hugh hayden zelig
untitled, sharptail grouse feathers on logs, 18.5Wx15Lx10.5"H, 2013


Feature in Surface Magazine: Endorsements Issue
April 2014

Breathless group exhibition curated by House of Nobleman
Rush Arts Gallery, NY, NY
February 27th - April 115h, 2014

Fact of the Matter group exhibition
Socrates Sculpture Park at 1285 Avenue of the Americas, NY, NY
January 21st - May 16th, 2014

Untitiled (skull)
published in Nature Morte: Contemporary artists reinvigorate the Still-Life Tradition
Thames and Hudson, London, UK
October 14th, 2013

Hunt, Feather, Drumstick
(culinary performance)
Hot Meet, Abrons Art Center, NY, NY
July 25th, 2013

Untitled (made in China)
in group exhibition If color, then also dimension; if flatness, then texture, etc.
LMCC's Building 110, Governors Island, NY
June 15th, 2013

American Hero 4 installation at Three Rivers Art Festival
Pittsburgh Today Interview
Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, Pittsburgh, PA
June 7th, 2013

Rema Hort Mann Foundation Grant Nominee
January 8th, 2013

Whitney Grey Area Instagram Project
Whitney Musuem, NY, NY
December 11th, 2012

VH1+Scope You Oughta Know Artist

Scope Art Fair, Miami, FL
Decemeber 4th-9th, 2012

American Hero 4
EAF 12: 2012 Emerging Artist Fellowship
Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY
September 9th - March 2013

Cage Installation
Alexander Wang Soho Flagship, NY, NY
Opens Thursday, September 6th, 2012

Based in New York the Dallas native is a recipient of the 2011 Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Workspace Residency, 2012 Socrates Sculpture Park Emerging Artist Fellowship and 2012 Abrons Art Center AIRSpace Residency.

audubon parakeet
Untitled, parakeet feathers on James Audubon rock ptarmigan print, 26Wx19"L, 2013

Hugh Hayden American Hero 4 Cornrows 1965 Mustang
American Hero 4, braided synthetic hair and resin on 1965 Ford Mustang, 2012

hugh hayden alexander wang installation
Cage installation, latex hose and steel, 2012

hugh hayden braided mountain goat american hero 2
American Hero 2, taxidermy mountain goat, 2011

hugh hayden doll flag
Untitled (small flag), doll heads and steel, 2012

Rapunzel, braided synthetic hair, 2012

Untitled, spray paint on cotton plant, 2011

buffalo flag
Flag, shaved buffalo hide, 2012