b. 1985, Northfield, MN, USA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016

Egyptian Violet, team (gallery), New York NY

2015

Dear Metal Thing, team (bungalow), Venice CA

Black Leather Sectional, Joe Sheftel Gallery, New York NY

2012

La Liseuse, 80WSE Gallery, NYU, New York NY

2010

Ultra Sensitive, Proof Gallery, Boston MA

2008

FIERCE DOUBT, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain CT

TRUE LOVE, Real Art Ways, Hartford CT, brochure available

 

SELECTED GROUP + TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2017

Botánica, Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco CA, curated by Todd von Ammon

Dirge, JTT, New York NY

Hors D’oeuvres, Half Gallery, New York NY

2016

9999, The Fireplace Project, East Hampton NY

Catastrophe, Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown MA, curated by John Waters

2014

Nick Farhi, Sam McKinniss, Cassie Raihl, Robert Blumenthal Gallery, East Hampton NY.

Beyond The Pale, (curator), Interstate Projects, Brooklyn NY, catalogue available.

Haunted, Louis B James, New York NY.

NIGHT TIDE, Gallery Diet, Miami FL, curated by Jarrett Earnest

First Responders, Good Work Gallery, Brooklyn NY

Nighttime in New York: Doron Langberg and Sam McKinniss, Galerie Thomas Fuchs, Stuttgart, Germany

2013

Joachim ‘Yoyo’ Friedrich + Sam McKinniss, envoy enterprises, New York NY

2012

the Dorian Project, Second Guest, New York NY, catalogue available

the Dorian Project, Ana Cristea Gallery, New York NY, catalogue available

ReMixed Messages: A(I)DS, Art + Words, curated by John Chaich for Visual AIDS, Transformer Gallery, Washington DC, catalogue available

2011

Figural, DNA Gallery, Provincetown MA

Mixed Messages: A(I)DS, Art + Words, curated by John Chaich for Visual AIDS, La Mama La Galleria, New York NY, catalogue available

2009

Boston does Boston III, Proof Gallery, Boston MA

Casual Males, Sherman Gallery, Boston University, Boston MA

 

EDUCATION

2013

MFA, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, NYU

2007

BFA, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, West Hartford CT

2005

Glasgow School of Art, Scotland UK

 

 

 

 

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