Claire Milbrath


Claire Milbrath. Black Eldorado, 2018. Oil on canvas. 34 x 28 1/2 inches (86.4 x 72.4 cm)

Claire Milbrath. Gray's Bathroom, 2016. Oil on canvas, 28 x 22 inches

Claire Milbrath. Mending Teddy, 2018. Oil on canvas. 28 x 22 inches (71.1 x 55.9 cm)

Claire Milbrath. Phthalo Blue Dream, 2018. Oil on canvas. 35 1/2 x 27 inches (90.2 x 68.6 cm)

Claire Milbrath. Black Kitchen, 2018. Oil on canvas. 18 x 14 inches (45.7 x 35.6 cm)

Claire Milbrath. Brown Cafe, 2018. Oil on canvas. 26 1/2 x 35 1/2 inches (67.3 x 90.2 cm)

Claire Milbrath. Pleo Still Life, 2018. Oil on canvas. 26 x 19 3/4 inches (66 x 50.2 cm)

Claire Milbrath.Bathers, 2017. Oil on canvas. 48 x 36 inches (121.9 x 91.4 cm)

Claire Milbrath. Crome Yellow, 2017. Oil on canvas. 40 x 43 inches (101.6 x 109.2 cm)

Claire Milbrath. State of Grace, 2017. Oil on canvas. 40 x 36 inches (101.6 x 91.4 cm)

Claire Milbrath. Prelude to a Kiss, 2017. Oil on canvas. 40 x 36 inches (101.6 x 91.4 cm)

Claire Milbrath. No holiday is ever anything but a disappointment, 2017. Oil on canvas. 40 x 30 inches (101.6 x 76.2 cm)

Claire Milbrath Unrequited Love, 2017. Oil on canvas. 40 x 30 inches (101.6 x 76.2 cm)

Claire Milbrath. Hopelessly Tame, 2017. Oil on canvas. 40 x 30 inches (101.6 x 76.2 cm)

Claire Milbrath. Orange, 2017. Oil on canvas. 40 x 30 x 1 1/2 inches (101.6 x 76.2 x 3.8 cm)

Claire Milbrath. Crazy Dream, 2017. Oil on canvas. 26 x 20 inches (66 x 50.8 cm)

Claire Milbrath. Gray's Apartment Detail, 2016. Oil on canvas, 26 x 20 inches

Claire Milbrath. Sunday Night, 2017. Oil on canvas, 36 x 30 inches

Claire Milbrath. A Tussle, 2017. Oil on canvas, 30 x 40 inches

Claire Milbrath. Brown Room, 2017. Oil on canvas, 48 x 40 inches

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Claire Milbrath (born 1989, Victoria, British Columbia) is an artist and editor-in-chief of The Editorial Magazine, a print journal on contemporary art. Milbrath earned her BA in History from Concordia University. Milbrath has had solo exhibitions at Steve Turner, Los Angeles (2017), and Groovy Dog Gallery, Milwaukee (2017). Group exhibitions include Steve Turner, Los Angeles (2019), Marie-Laure Fleisch, Brussels (2019), Nevven Gallery, Gothenburg (2019), Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal (2017), and Project Gallery, Toronto (2016).

Born 1989, Victoria, British Columbia
Lives and works in Montréal


2012  BA Concordia University, Montréal

Solo Exhibitions

Artissima, Torino, Italy (with Steve Turner)

Crome Yellow, Steve Turner, Los Angeles
Poor Gray: Domestic Scenes, Steve Turner, Los Angeles
Still Lives, Groovy Dog Gallery, Milwaukee

Solo Exhibition, Galerie Éphémère, Montréal

Group Exhibitions

Enter Art Fair (with Steve Turner), Copenhagen
Fantasia, curated by Claire Milbrath, Steve Turner, Los Angeles
Imagined Realities, Marie-Laure Fleisch, Brussels
Hypnagogia, Nevven Gallery, Gothenburg
Power of Ten, Steve Turner, Los Angeles
Zona Maco, Mexico City, (with Pablo Rasgado) (with Steve Turner)

Code Art Fair, Copenhagen, Denmark (with Steve Turner)
Through-Line: Drawing and Weaving by 19 Artists, Steve Turner, Los Angeles
BioPix, Steve Turner, Los Angeles

Vendu-Solde, Esse, Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal
UNTITLED, Miami Beach, with Steve Turner
We Live in a Fantasy, Two-person show, NeverApart, Montreal
Domestic Tranquility, 0-0 LA, Los Angeles
Papier, Arsenal Contemporary Art, Montreal
Project Pangée, Material Art Fair, Mexico City
This Must Be The Place, Lisa Kehler Art + Projects, Winnipeg

As the Morning Lengthened, Whole Parties Appeared Over The Sandhills,
AC Repair Co., Toronto
The Garden, Project Pangée, Montréal
Velvet Ropes, Charlie Roberts, Chris Rexroad, and Love Watts, New York
Body Talk, Project Gallery, Toronto

Comforter, c
urated by Petra Collins, SFAQ, San Francisco

Pussy Pat, curated by Petra Collins, New York
Kind of Wild and Sort of Free, Yves Laroche Galerie d’Art, Montréal
My Female Eye, Galerie MooiMan, Gronigen, Netherlands     


“Claire Milbrath’s paintings exude naivety and charm”, Never Apart
“Permanent Collection: Live Televised Painting and Interview”, VICE
“Feminisms,” esse Issue 90.
Abrams, Loney. “10 Best Artworks From Mexico City’s Material Art Fair 2017”,
Artspace, February 10
Loiseau, Benoit. “Borders and identities at Mexico City art week”, i-D, February 17
Collins, Leah. “Fed up with how women are portrayed, this Montreal artist started painting…men?” CBC Arts, March 30
Bourton, Lucy. “The wonky but lovely perspective of Editorial Mag editor Claire Milbrath’s paintings”, i-D, April 5
Larigakis, Sophia. “5 Artists Making Erotic Art in the 21st Century”, slutever, April 10

Illustration, New York Times, accompanying “Savings? Yes. But Narrow Health Networks
Also Show Troubling Signs.” Austin Frakt
Underwood, Katie. “Sixty under 30”, FLARE
Interview, Mincho Issue 10
Weinstock, Tish. “Up the garden path with artists Claire and Darby Milbrath”, i-D, June 21
Gabert-Doyon. “The magazine for outsiders, built from nothing but ideas: The Editorial”,
huck, August 30

Westin, Monica. “Critic’s Picks: ‘Comforter,’ Ever Gold (Projects)”, ARTFORUM, March


Ram Han, Maren Karlson, Chris Lux, Claire Milbrath, Alake Shilling, Alix Vernet, Curated by Claire Milbrath

July 20–August 24, 2019

Power of Ten

Mariel Capanna, Dominic Dispirito, Nick Doyle, Hannah Epstein, Stephen W. Evans, Kevin McNamee-Tweed, Claire Milbrath, Paige Jiyoung Moon, Jennifer Nocon, Jesse Pollock, Pablo Rasgado, Joshua Saunders, Maccabee Shelley

May 11 – June 8, 2019


Laylah Ali, Nicanor Aráoz, Diedrick Brackens, Marcin Dudek, Hannah Epstein, Cristián Fernández Ocampo, Ann Hirsch, Erdal Inci, Jacqueline Laurita Cortese, Thomas Lawson, Carlos Martiel, Jerry B. Martin, Claire Milbrath, Pablo Rasgado, Camilo Restrepo, Julian Rogers and Yung Jake

February 17 – March 24, 2018

Claire Milbrath

Crome Yellow

November 11 – December 16, 2017

Claire Milbrath

Poor Gray: Domestic Scenes

March 23 – April 29, 2017

Claire Milbrath

Preview #4, Milan

Claire Milbrath presented by Steve Turner during Preview #4

Claire Milbrath


November, 2018
Anya Harrison

Claire Milbrath

Fabrik Magazine

Megan Abrahams
“Claire Milbrath: Crome Yellow”

Claire Milbrath

NOX Journal

January 3, 2018
“Between the Sheets | Claire Milbrath”

Claire Milbrath

Wall Street International

November 9, 2017
“Crome Yellow 11 Nov — 16 Dec 2017 at Steve Turner in Los Angeles, United States”

Claire Milbrath

Oyster Magazine

Apr 29, 2017
Lucy Jones
“Meet The Artist: Claire Milbrath”

Claire Milbrath

CBC Arts

March, 2017
Leah Collins
“Fed up with how women are portrayed, this Montreal artist started painting…men?”

Enter Art Fair

Mariel Capanna, Dominic Dispirito, Hannah Epstein, Kevin McNamee-Tweed, Claire Milbrath, Paige Jiyoung Moon

August 29–September 1, 2019

Zona Maco

Claire Milbrath & Pablo Rasgado

February 6-10, 2019


Claire Milbrath

November 1 – 4, 2018

Code Art Fair

Ekta Aggarwal, Laylah Ali, Hannah Epstein, Claire Milbrath, Paige Jiyoung Moon & Altoon Sultan

August 30 – September 2, 2018


UNTITLED, Miami Beach

December 6-10, 2017