1991-92 New School for Social Research, Arabic Languages
1981-86 University of Toronto/Institute for Semiotics and
Structural Studies, Summer Seminars
Studies with M. Foucault, J. Derrida, U. Eco, A. Greimas, P. Ricoeur, J. Searle
1981-84 University of California, Berkeley
Research Assistant to Michel Foucault
1982-86 Yale University, Comparative Literature
Studies with Paul de Man, Jacques Derrida
1980-81 New School for Social Research, Graduate Faculty/Philosophy
1979-82 Center for 20th Century Studies, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Seminar Participant/Panelist
1974-76 Hartford Art School/University of Hartford
BFA: Aesthetics, Cinema Studies
1972-74 Delta College, University Center, Michigan; University of Michigan,Ann Arbor
Undergraduate studies (paleozoology, philosophy, cinema)


Hydro, Marcel Sitcoske Gallery [Jan./Feb, curator: Erin Parish]
Thomas Zummer: Non-Films and Texts, Millennium Film Workshop, NYC [March]
Drawing/Writing/Textuality, NYU [curator: Kathleen McQueen]

The Critic as Grist, White Box Gallery, NYC [Sept.-Oct.] [Curated by Michael Portnoy]
Thomas Zummer: Drawings/Constructions/Architectures, Frederieke Taylor TZ'Art, NYC [May 5-Aug. 1]
Phantasm/Reflex in Opium Den: Desires and Disappointments, Exit Art, NYC [performance]
Presumés Innocent, CAPC Bordeaux, France [Installation, with Leslie Thornton]

Thomas Zummer, 18781999, Marcel Sitcoske Gallery, San Francisco

Food, Marcel Sitcoske Gallery, San Francisco
Ret.inevitable, Creative Time/Brooklyn Bridge Anchorage
Lo-Fi Baroque, Thread Waxing Space, NYC
Pierogi 2000/flat files
Super Freaks: Post Pop & The New Generation, Part 1: trash, 
Greene Naftali Gallery, NYC

William Anthony /Open House Exhibition

Greene-Naftali Gallery, Project Room Opening
Guilliaume Galozzi Gallery, NYC
Open Space/Public Life, Design Competition Exhibit, StoreFront Art and Architecture, NYC
Public Space in the New American City/Atlanta 1996, ACA/CODA Design Competition, Exhibition of Projects, Atlanta, GA

Site/Seeing, [Sculpture], Bardamu Gallery, NYC
Possible Things, [Drawing] Bardamu Gallery, NYC
NY SoHo Biennial 1995, NYC
Guilliaume Galozzi Gallery, NYC
Work, Printed Matter/Dia Foundation, NYC
Documents/Art Raffle, 611 Broadway, NYC
Show and Tell/Bookwerks 1995, 450 Broadway Gallery, NYC'

Thomas Zummer: Fifty Drawings, Wigmore Hall, London
Conspiracies: Film, Video and Performance, Exit Art, NYC [Performance/Installation]
Theft, Printed Matter/Dia Foundation, NYC
Thomas C. Zummer: Seventy Drawings, Argyle/The Green Room, London
Prehistories of Cinema: Drawings by Thomas Zummer, National Film Theatre, London, England
CRASH: Nostalgia for the Absence of Cyberspace, Thread Waxing Space, NYC
Comic Power: Independent/Underground Comix, U.S.A., Massachusetts College of Art
Art Saloon/The Apartment Store, Exit Art/The First World, NYC

Comic Power, Exit Art, NYC, curated by Carlo McCormick and John Carlin
Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati [Group Show]
Opium Den: Desires and Disappointments, Exit Art, NYC [Installation]
Drawings: Thomas Zummer, Kansas City Art Institute

The Fetish of Knowledge, curated by James Hyde, AC Project Room, NYC
Art/Umjetnost, Obala Theater, Sarajevo
Re: Framing Cartoons, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, Ohio
Pan-Mediterranean Festival of Caricature, Oran, Algeria
Contemporary Political Posters, AC Project Room, NYC
Traveling Exhibition, Artists Space/4 Walls, NYC

The Fetish of Knowledge, curated by James Hyde, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT

New Drawing, curated by Randolph Alexander, Paula Allen Gallery, NYC
Group Exhibition, Carpenter+Hochman Gallery, NYC
Group Exhibition, Loughelton Gallery
Work on Paper Paula Allen Gallery, June 19-July 13

Group Exhibition, New Museum for Contemporary Art, NYC

Kamikaze, NYC, 30 drawings (curated by Carlo McCormick, Earl Willis)
World Cartoon Retrospective, Edinburgh

Times Square Digital Display, NYC

r.eisen/t.zummer/e.bateman, Joseloff Gallery/The Hartford Art School
New Video Works, Joseloff Gallery/The Hartford Art School