JACK PIERSON

BIOGRAPHY


Born in Plymouth, Massachusetts, 1960.
Lives and works in New York, New York.

Education: B.F.A. Massachusetts College of Art, 1980-84

Selected Solo Exhibitions:
 

2018

“Folded Photographs,” Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA, August 17 – September 5, 2018

“Jack Pierson & Tommy Kha: Summer, Some Aren't,” Teen Party, Brooklyn, NY, June 15 – August 30, 2018

 

2017

“Jack Pierson: Angel Youth,” Maccarone, New York, NY, November 4 – December 23, 2017

“Jack Pierson,” Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, November 11 – December 22, 2017

“Jack Pierson - Marina Karella,” Zoumboulakis Galleries, Athens, Greece, June 15 – July 8, 2017

“Walking Around,” Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Pantin, Paris, France, April 2 – May 13, 2017

“Jack Pierson: 5 Shows from the ’90s,” Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO, February 10 – May 28, 2017

 

2016

“Journal,” Galerie Sabine Knust, Munich, Germany, June 24 – September 3, 2016

 

2015

“Jack Pierson: OMG,” Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT, 2015

“Jack Pierson: onthisisland,” Cheim & Read, New York, NY, June 25 – August 29, 2015; catalogue

“Jack Pierson: Paintings,” Maccarone, New York, NY, January 31 – March 7, 2015

 

2014
"A Town Not This One," Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Villa Kast, Salzburg, Austria, August 30 – November 15, 2014
"Folded Photographs," Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium, February 6 – March 8, 2014
"Memento Mori," Galleria Christian Stein, Milan, Italy, April 29, 2014

2013
"Ennui: La Vie Continue," Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France, March 2013
"The End of the World," Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, January 12 – February 16, 2013

2012
"Jack Pierson: Jesus and Nazimova," Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium, September 7 – October 6, 2012

2011
"Jack Pierson: Twilight," Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR, June 2 – July 16, 2011

2010
"Jack Pierson," Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia, November 24 – January 15, 2011
"Jack Pierson: Drawings," Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria, October 2 – November 20, 2010
"Jack Pierson," Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France, July 6 – August, 2010
"Jack Pierson: Go there now and take this with you," Bortolami Gallery, New York, NY June 24 – August 30, 2010
"Night," Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea, May 4 – June 17, 2010
"Jack Pierson," Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, March 12 – April 17, 2010
"Jack Pierson: New Photographs," Galerie Sabine Kunst, Munich, Germany January 14 – February 27, 2010

2009
"Abstracts," Cheim & Read, New York, NY, October 8 – November 14, 2009
"Jack Pierson," CAC Malaga, Malaga, Spain, June 19 – September 27, 2009
"Jack Pierson," Galleria Christian Stein, Milan, Italy, May 25 – July 31, 2009

2008
"Jack Pierson," Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium June 19 – July 26, 2008
"Jack Pierson," Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland, March 11 – May 18, 2008

2007
"Jack Pierson," Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, April 14 – May 19, 2007
"Jack Pierson: Self Portraits," Sabine Knust, Münich, Germany, November 29, 2006 – January 27, 2007

2006
"Jack Pierson: The Golden Hour," Aurel Scheibler, Berlin, Germany, December 1, 2006 – March 3, 2007
"Jack Pierson," Centre D'Art Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain, December 15, 2006 – March 4, 2007
"Jack Pierson: Recent Works," Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France, June 29 – July 29, 2006
"Jack Pierson: Melancholia Passing into Madness," Cheim & Read, New York, NY, March 30 – May 6, 2006

2005
"Jack Pierson: Early Works and Beyond- Goodbye Yellow Brick Road," Daniel Reich Gallery in co-operation with Cheim & Read Gallery, New York, NY, December 15, 2005 – January 28, 2006; travels to Galerie Aurel Scheibler, Berlin, Germany, September 30 – November 13, 2006
"Jack Pierson: Self Portraits," Alison Jacques Gallery, London, UK, October 20 – November 19, 2005
"Jack Pierson," Javier Lopez Gallery, Madrid, Spain, June 8 – July 31, 2005

2004
"Jack Pierson," Alison Jacques Gallery, London, UK, September 10 – October 9, 2004
"Self-Portrait," Angstrom Gallery, Dallas, TX, June 12 – July 17, 2004
"Self-Portrait," Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, June 4 – July 3, 2004
"Jack Pierson," Galerie Sabine Knust, Munich, Germany, November 10 – January 22, 2005

2003
"Jack Pierson: One Adapts," Cheim & Read, New York, NY, November 20, 2003 – January 3, 2004
"Jack Pierson," Galerie Aurel Scheibler, Cologne, Germany, October 30 – December 20
"Jack Pierson," Roger Bjorkholmen, Stockholm, Sweden, August 28 – September 24
"Jack Pierson: Why?," University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, September 9 – October 15
"New Work," Hamiltons, London, UK, January 29 – March 14, 2003

2002
"Jack Pierson," Angstrom Gallery, Dallas, TX, November 7 – December 7
"Jack Pierson," Galerie Aurel Schibler, Cologne, Germany, September 13 – October 19
"Jack Pierson: regrets," Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, FL, March 15 –June 30
"Jack Pierson," Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria, January 26 – March 16

2001
"Jack Pierson," glenn horowitz bookseller, East Hampton, NY, August 18 – September 20, 2001
"Under the Top," Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, April 14 – May 19, 2001
Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, March 24 – April 21, 2001
Tache-Levy Gallery, Brussels, Belgium, February 2 – March 17, 2001
Galleria Photology, Milan, Italy, February 2 – March 31, 2001

2000
Cheim & Read, New York, NY, November 1, 2000 – January 6, 2001
Robert Pearre Fine Art, Tucson, AZ, January 12 – February 5, 2000
"La Vie," Galerie Thaddeus Ropac, Paris, France, January 15 – February 19, 2000
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA September 1 – October 31, 2000
"Signs of the Times," realARTways, Hartford, CT, 2000

1999
Sprengel Museum, Hanover, Germany, May 18 – August 4, 1999
Roger Bjorkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden, 1999
The Art Association, Provincetown, MA, August 1999
Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA, August 1999
Kunstverein Heilbronn, Heilbronn, Germany, October 1 – November 14, 1999
Texas Gallery, Houston, TX, November 19 – December 31, 1999
Cheim & Read, New York, NY, March 31 – April 30, 1999
Espacio Aglutinador, Havana, Cuba, 1999

1998
Galerie Aurel Scheibler, Cologne, Germany, November 11 – January 23, 1998
Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, October 17 - November 28, 1998
American Fine Arts, Co., New York, NY, April 18 – May 2, 1998

1997
Funf Bilder, Cologne, Germany, 1997
Kunstverein Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany, 1997
Gio Marconi, Milan, Italy, 1997
Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, 1997
Capc Musée d'Art Contemporain, Bordeaux, France, 1997

1996
Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, November 13 – December 11, 1996
Luhring Augustine, New York, NY, 1996
Nzet Projekt, Gent, Belgium, 1996
White Cube, London, UK, 1996
Galerie Philippe Rizzo, Paris, France, 1996
Galleria Dante Marino Cettina, Stella Maris, Croatia, 1996
Modulo Centro Difuso de Arte, Lisbon, Portugal, 1996
Ursula Blickle Stiftung Foundation, Kraichtal, Germany, 1996

1995
Jack Hanley Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1995
Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO, 1995
Parco Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, 1995
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, 1995
Texas Gallery, Houston, TX, 1995
Theoretical Events, Naples, Italy, 1995
Galerie Aurel Scheibler, Cologne, Germany, 1995
Galleri Index, Stockholm, Sweden, 1995
Galleri Roger Bjorkholmen, Stockholm, Sweden, 1995

1994
Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, Septmeber 29 – October 29, 1994
"Edward Hopper and Jack Pierson: American Dreaming," project room, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, 1994
Luhring Augustine, New York, NY, 1994
Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA, 1994

1993
Jack Hanley Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1993

1992
Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1992
Galerie Aurel Scheibler, Cologne, Germany, 1992
White Columns, New York, NY, 1992
Tom Cugliani Gallery, New York, NY, 1992

1991
Pat Hearn Gallery, New York, NY, 1991
Richard Kuhlenschmidt, Los Angeles, CA, 1991

1990
Simon Watson, New York, NY, 1990

 

Curatorial Projects:

 

2018

“All over the moon,” Cheim & Read, New York, NY, July 12 – August 30, 2018

 

2017

“Tomorrow’s Man 4,” Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, November 11 – December 23, 2017

 

2016

“Jack Pierson: Tomorrow’s Man,” University Galleries, University of Nevada, Reno, NV, April 21 – July 1, 2016

 

2015

“Harum Scarum,” Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA, August 21 – September 10, 2015
“Inside the Episode,” LAUNCH F18, New York, NY, June 20 – July 26, 2015
“Lovely Dark,” Danziger Gallery, New York, NY, June 18 – 27, 2015; traveled to Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, July 2 – August 1, 2015; catalogue

 

2014

“Tomorrow’s Man,” Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Villa Kast, Salzburg, Austria, August 30 – October 25, 2014


Selected Group Exhibitions:

 

2018

“Head2Head,” Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA, July 6 – 25, 2018

“Intimacy,” curated by Stephen Truax, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY, June 28 – August 24, 2018

“The Visual Thread: Fine Arts Work Center Artist Spotlight,” organized by Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, MA, Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA, May 4 – 20, 2018

2017

“The Time. The Place. Contemporary Art from the Collection,” Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, November 4, 2017 – April 22, 2018

“High Desert Test Sites 2017,” Joshua Tree, CA, October 21 – 22, 2017

“Over the Rainbow,” Praz-Delavallade, Los Angeles, CA, July 9 – August 26, 2017

“FEEDBACK,” Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY, July 6 – August 4, 2017

“The Horizontal,” Cheim & Read, New York, NY, July 6 – August 31, 2017

“Picture Industry,” curated by Walead Beshty, Hessel Museum, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, June 24 – December 15, 2017; traveled to LUMA Arles, Parc des Atelier, Arles, France, October 12, 2018 – January 6, 2019; catalogue

“Jack Pierson - Marina Karella | ‘for those of us who know, we know...’,” Zoumboulakis Galleries , Ahtens, Greece, June 15 – July 29, 2017

“Eternal Youth,” Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, March 11 – July 23, 2017

“Blurred Lines: A Matter of Attitude,” Belfast Photo Festival, Belfast, Ireland, June 1 – 30, 2017

“White Trash,” Luhring Augustine, Brooklyn, New York, May 5 – June 18, 2017

“Hope: Joseph Havel & Jack Pierson,” Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, TX, April 17 – May 27, 2017

“Toujours, the Museum as Witness: A selection of works from CAPC Contemporary Art Museum Bordeaux,” Museo Amparo, Puebla, Mexico, February 18 – May 22, 2017

“University of Disasters,” Bortolami Gallery, New York, NY, March 30 – April 22, 2017

“What I Loved: Selected Works from the ‘90s,” Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, March 4 – April 14, 2017

“Heartbreak Hotel,” Invisible-Exports, New York, NY, February 24 – April 2, 2017

“Drawing Island,” The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, February 16 – March 26, 2017

“30th Anniversary Show, Attics of My Life,” Jack Hanley Gallery, New York, NY, January 8 – February 5, 2017

“Group Exhibition,” James Fuentes Gallery, New York , NY, January 11 – 29, 2017

 

2016

“Going Home: 43 Fifth Avenue,” Bortolami Gallery, New York, NY, November 15 – December 18, 2016

“In the Mood,” Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA, November 12 – December 31, 2016
“L’Inventaire, Vol. 6: Acquisitions de 1997 à 1998,” Frac Normandie Rouen, Sotteville-lès-Rouen, France, September 24 – December 11, 2016

“Toujours, the Museum as a Witness,” Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico, August 12, 2016 – January 8, 2017

“2 Years of Looking,” New Art Projects, London, UK, July 15 – August 28, 2016

“L’amour, L’été et l’architecte,” Galerie des Multiples, Paris, France, July 9 – 30, 2016

“Good Dreams, Bad Dreams - American Mythologies,” Aïshti Foundation, Antelias, Lebanon, June 23, 2016 – April 1, 2017; catalogue

“2 Years of Looking,” New Art Projects, London, UK, July 15 – August 28, 2016

“Palma, Palmiers, Palm,” Dickinson Roundell, Inc., New York, NY, June 13 – August 5, 2016

“Art of Collaboration,” Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China, June 8 – 28, 2016; catalogue

“By the Sea,” Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA, May 26 – June 9, 2016

“S.PI.C.E.S.,” Magnan Metz Gallery, New York, NY, May 25 – June 3, 2016

“Shrines to Speed: Art and The Automobile from the Minimal to the Postmodern,” Leila Heller Gallery, New York, NY, May 5 – July 9, 2016

“Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection,” Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, April 6, 2016 – February 12, 2017

“Wintertime,” Aurel Scheibler, Berlin, Germany, March 19 – April 22, 2016

“Don’t Look Back: The 1990s at MOCA,” Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, March 12 – July 11, 2016
"ICH,” Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany, March 10 – May 29, 2016; catalogue
“Ordinary Pictures,” Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, February 27 – October 9, 2016; catalogue

“Still Life with Fish: Photography from the Collection,” Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA, February 13 – May 15, 2016
“Pure Romance: Art and the Romantic Sensibility,” The Redfern Gallery, London, UK, February 2 – 27, 2016

 

2015

“The Billboard Creative Q4 2015 Show,” 6233 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, December 7, 2015 – January 3, 2016

“Space Age,” Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris Pantin, Paris, France, September 27 – December 23, 2015

“TOWER,” Ibid, London, UK, July 7 – August 22, 2015

“Summer Group Exhibition,” The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, July 1 – August 9, 2015

“Art AIDS America,” West Hollywood Library and One Archives Gallery and Museum, Los Angeles, CA, June 1 – September 6, 2015; travels to Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA, October 3, 2015 – January 10, 2016; Zuckerman Museum of Art, Kennesaw, GA, February 20 – May 22, 2016; The Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York, NY, July 13 – September 25, 2016; Alphawood Gallery, Chicago, IL, December 1, 2016 – April 2, 2017; catalogue

“Collecting Lines – Drawings from the Ringier Collection,” Villa Flora Winterthur, Sammlung Hahnloser, Winterthur, Switzerland, “Chapter I,” May 30 – August 2, 2015; “Chapter II,” August 29 – November 15, 2015; catalogue

“Cool Day: Pat de Groot and Friends,” ACME Fine Art Gallery, Boston, MA, May 15 – June 20, 2015

“So Far So Long,” Galería Pelaires, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, April 11 – June 5, 2015

“The Unknown,” Eden Rock Gallery and Art Saint Barth, Saint Barthélemy, France, April 4 – July 4, 2015

“Open This End: Contemporary Art from the Collection of Blake Byrne,” Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC, February 19 – July 12, 2015; travels to Ohio State University Urban Arts Space, Columbus, OH, August 25 – November 7, 2015; Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY, January 20 – March 12, 2016; Ronna and Eric Hoffman Gallery of Contemporary Art, Lewis & Clark College, Portland, OR, September 8 – December 11, 2016; catalogue

“HE: The Hergott Shepard Photography Collection,” University of Michigan, Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI, February 14 – June 14, 2015

"Words Words Words," Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR, February 4 - March 28, 2015

 

2014

“Drawn to Language,” Children’s Museum of Art, New York, NY, September 18, 2014 – January 11, 2015
"Basic Research – Notes on the Collection," Museum Kurhaus Kleve, Kleve, Germany, June 26 – September 14, 2014

“Unbound: Contemporary Art After Frida Kahlo,” Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, IL, May 3 – October 5, 2014

"Grey Flags,” Backslash gallery, Paris, France, April 9 – May 10, 2014
"Now You See It: Photography and Concealment," The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, March 31 – September 1, 2014
"Lou Ford," curated by Roger Bywater, Etablissement d'en Face Projects, Brussels, Belgium, February 14 – March 30, 2014

2013
"Pivot Points: 15 Years & Counting," Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, March 22 – May 19, 2013
“NYC 1993: Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star,” New Museum, New York, NY, February 13 – May 26, 2013; catalogue

2012
"The Palm Beach Story, or Whatever Happened to Baby Jane," Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, FL, February 18 – March 31, 2012
"It's Always Summer on the Inside," Anton Kern Galley, New York, NY, July 10 – August 17, 2012
"Silver Curtain," Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA, July 12 – August 24, 2012

2011
"Nothing in the World But Youth," Turner Contemporary, Kent, UK, September 17, 2011 – January 8, 2012
"Off the Wall/ Fora da Parede," organized by the Whitney Museum, Serralves Museum, Porto, Portugal, May 21 – October 2, 2011
"George Herms: Xenophilia (Love of the Unknown)," curated by Neville Wakefield, MOCA Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA, July 10 – October 2, 2011
"The Last First Decade," Elllipse Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal, April 3 – December 18 2011
"After Images," Jewish Museum Brussels, Belgium, April 28 – August 28, 2011
"Everything You Can Imagine Is Real…" Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium, April 14 – May 14
"In the End was the Word:
 Language as a Medium of the Contemporary Visual Arts," Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal-Unteröwisheim, Kraichtal, Germany, November 13 – December 18, 2011
"L'INSOUTENABLE LÉGÈRETÉ DE L'ÊTRE," Yvon Lambert, New York, NY, January 20 – February 19, 2011; Paris, France January 26 – March 3, 2011
"Robert Mapplethorpe: Night Works," Alison Jacques Gallery, London, UK, January 19 – March 19

2010
"Hide/Seek: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture," National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C., October 22, 2010 – February 6, 2011
"MALE," Maureen Paley, London, UK, September 4 – October 3, 2010
"Sweat," curated by Marilyn Minter and Fabienne Stephan, Patricia Low Contemporary, Gstaad, Switzerland, August 12 – October 10, 2010
"Kurt," Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA, May 13 – September 6, 2010
"Light Breaks Where No Sun Shines," The Webster, Miami Beach, FL, February 26 – March 21, 2010
"The Library of Babel/ In and Out of Place," curated by Anna-Catharina Gebbers, 17 Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK, February 25 – June 13, 2010
"Think Pink," curated by Beth Rudin DeWoody, Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, FL, February 13 – March 20, 2010
"Denim," 80WSE Gallery, New York, NY, February 2, 2010 – March 13, 2010

2009
"25 For 25: A Tribute To Ron Warren," Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY, September 12 – October 24, 2009
"Monumental," Projex-Mtl, Montreal, Canada, September 10, 2009 – October 17, 2009
"Stars!," Salon 94, New York, NY, July 23 – August 28, 2009
"Arles Photofestival 09," Les Rencontres d' Arles Photographie, Arles, France, July 7 – September 13, 2009
"Flower Power," Villa Giulia - Centro di Ricerca Arte Attuale, Torino, Italy, May 23 – November 11, 2009
"Location," Danziger Projects, New York, NY, May 1 – June 26, 2009
"sh(OUT) - Contemporary Art and Human Rights," Culture and Sport Glasgow, Scotland, April 8 – November 1, 2009
"Chelsea Visits Havana," Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba, March 28 – May 17, 2009
"Kids Behaving Badly," Clampart, New York, NY, March 19 – April 25, 2009
"Just What Are They Saying," curated by Beth Rudin DeWoody, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA, January 17 – February 28, 2009
"From The Archives: 40 Years, 40 Projects," White Columns, New York, NY January 13 – February 28, 2009

2008
"Other People: Portraits from Grunwald and Hammer Collections," Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA, November 26- March 15, 2009
"Listen Darling…The World is Yours," curated by Lisa Phillips, Ellipse Foundation Contemporary Art Collection, Cascais, Portugal, October 11, 2008 – August 30, 2009
"How to Cook a Wolf: Part One," Dinter Fine Arts, New York, NY, November 6 - December 19, 2008
"The Greenroom: Reconsidering the Documentary and Contemporary Art," CCS Bard Galleries and Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, September 27 – February 1, 2009
"Part One: Signs Signs Everywhere a Sign," Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York, NY, September, 26 – October 24, 2008
"DARKSIDE - Photographic Desire and Sexuality Photographed," Fotomuseum Winterhur, Switzerland, September 6 – November 16, 2008
"The Boys of Summer," The Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY, August 29 – September 22, 2008
"Progress," Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, July 11 – November 30, 2008
"Ego Documents – The Autobiographical in Contemporary Art," curated by Kathleen Bühler, Museum of Fine Arts, Bern, Switzerland, November 7, 2008 – January 25, 2008; catalogue
"The Sum of its Parts," Cheim & Read, New York, NY, January 2008
"The Art of the Real," Vanmoerkerke Collection, Oostende, Belgium, September – December, 2008
"Pretty Ugly," Maccarone, New York, NY, July 10 – September 1, 2008
"I Want a Little Sugar In My Bowl," Asia Song Society, New York, NY, August 9 – August 24, 2008
"Implant," The UBS Art Gallery & The Horticultural Society of New York, NY, August 7 – October 31, 2008
"Jack Pierson, Dan McCarthy, David Dupuis," The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, June 12- July 13, 2008

2007
"Words Fail Me," Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Detroit, MI, September 16 – January 20, 2008
"Come, Come, Come Into My World," curated by Andrew Renton, Ellipse Foundation Contemporary Art Collection, Portugal, Spain, November 16, 2007 – August 31, 2008
"I Am As You Will Be," Cheim & Read, New York, NY, September 20 – November 3, 2007
"The Recognitions," curated by David Salle, The Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY, June 30 – July 18, 2007
"Final exhibition at 4 Clifford Street," Alison Jacques Gallery, London, UK, January 12 – January 27, 2007
"Edit! Photography and Film in the Ellipse Foundation," Centro de Artes Visuais Coimbra, Cascais, Portugal, June 30 – September 9, 2007
"Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock and Roll Since 1967," Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, September 29, 2007 – January 27, 2008; travels to Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, FL, May 30 – September 7, 2008; travels to Musee d'art contemporain de Montreal, Canada, October 2008 – January 2009
"Portraits," Luhring Augustine, New York, NY, October 20 – November 17, 2007
"Stripped Bare," C/O Berlin, Berlin, Germany, September 28 – December 9, 2007
"People Taking Pictures of Each Other," Lamontage Gallery, Boston, MA, September 6 – October 15, 2007
"Brasil: des Focos," Centro Cultural do Banco do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 30 – September 16, 2007; travels to: Paco das Artes, Sao Paulo Brazil, January 21 – April 13, 2008
"Accrochage 03/07," Knokke, Belgium, August 3 – September 13, 2007
"NeoIntegrity," Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY, July 19 – August 24, 2007
"Art and Homosexuality," Palazzo della Ragione, Milan, July 4 – September 16, 2007
"International Photo Triennial Esslingen 2007," Villa Merkel/ Bahnwärterhaus, Esslingen, Germany, July 1 – September 23, 2007
"Wallflowers," Danziger Projects, New York, NY, April 18 – May 24, 2007
"Martin Maloney, Robert Mapplethorpe, Jack Pierson," Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium, March 15 – April 14, 2007
"Uncontained," The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, February 8 – April 29, 2007
"Photography as the: EYE GYM," AR/ Contemporary Gallery, Milan, Italy, January 23 – February 28, 2007

2006
"Tom Burr / Jack Pierson," Galerie Neu, Berlin, Germany, December 1, 2006 – January 2007
"25' x 25'," curated by Matthew Higgs and Amie Scally, White Columns, New York, NY, at Cereal Art Project Room, Philadelphia, PA, November 17, 2006 – January 17, 2007
"The Eighth Square: Gender, Life and Desire in Art Since 1960," Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany, August 19 – November 12, 2006
"Until It Makes Sense," curated by James Brooks, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France, June 29 – July 29, 2006
"Survivor," organized by David Rimanelli, Bortolami Dayan, New York, NY, March 11 – April 1, 2006
"Seeing… Blue," The Gallery at Buck House, New York, NY, September 20 – October 30, 2006
"Into Me/ Out of Me," PS 1 MOMA, Long Island City, NY, June 25 – September 25, 2006
"Seeing the Light," Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH, January 20 – April 15, 2006
"Hollywood Boulevard," Galeria Fortes Vilaça, Sao Paulo, Brazil, January 19 – March 11, 2006

2005
"Looking at Words: The Formal Presence of Text in Modern and Contemporary Works on Paper," conceived by Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY, October 28 – January 14, 2006
"Romance (a novel)," curated by Adriano Pedrosa, Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal, September 14 – October 15, 2005; catalogue
"A Thousand Words," Inman Gallery, Houston, Texas, July 9 – August 27, 2005
"Getting Emotional," Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA, May 18 – September 5, 2005
"There Then," Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY, April 7 – May 14, 2005
"Collection 2," commissioned by Philippe Piguet, Foundation for Contemporary Art, Collection of Claudine and Jean-Marc Salomon, Château d'Arenthon, France, March 17 – July 3, 2005
"Desenhos: A-Z," Curated by Adriano Pedrosa, Colecção Madeira Corporate Services, Funchal, Madeira Island, Portugal, February 16 – April 3, 2005
"in limbo," under the direction of Dr. Gwen F. Chanzit, Victoria H. Myhren Gallery, Denver, CO, January 13 – March 11, 2005
"There is No Such Thing as the Real World," curated by Nicolai Gerner-Mathisen, Galleri MGM, Oslo, Norway, January 7 – February 13, 2005
"Contemporary Photography and the Garden: Deceits and Fantasies," organized by the American Federation of Arts, travels to The Middlebury College Museum of Art, Middlebury, VT, January 20 –April 17, 2005; The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY, May 22 – July 17, 2005; Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC, October 21, 2005 – January 2, 2006; Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA, January 14 – April 30, 2006
"Works on Paper," Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, October 28, 2005 – January 14, 2006
"Project MTL," Centre d'Amherst, Montreal, Canada, October 19 – November 11, 2006
"Closing Down," Bortolami Dayan, New York, NY, September 21 – October 29, 2005
"All in the Family (NY Edition)," Mailena Braun, curator, Texas Gallery, Houston, TX, July 26 – August 27, 2005
"The Culture of Queer," Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA, July 23 – September 18, 2005
"Nine Portraits," Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA, June 2 – July 16, 2005
"Word Play," Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY, June 17 – August 19, 2005
"What I Did On My Summer Vacation," CampArt, New York, NY, June 23 – August 19, 2005
"Male Desire Two," Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, NY, June 23 – September 10, 2005
Atelier David Adamson, Maison Européene de la Photographie, Paris, France, May 18 – September 18, 2005
"Collection 2" Fondation Pour L' Art Contemporain Claudine et Jean- Marc Salomon, Chateau k'Arenthon, Alex, France, March 17 – June 3, 2005
"Drawings A to Z: Colecao Madeira Corporate Services," Porta 33, Ilha da Madiera, Portugal, February 16 – April 30, 2005
"American Photography in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction," New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT, January 16 – March 13, 2005; traveled to Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY, June – August 2005
"In Focus: Contemporary Photography from the Allen G. Thomas Jr. Collection," North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC, April 3 – July 17, 2005

2004
"Never Never Landscape," curated by Kirsty Bell, c/o – Atle Gerhardsen, Berlin, Germany, September 10 – October 16, 2004
"I am the Walrus," Cheim & Read, New York, NY, June 10 – July 30, 2004
"The Whitney Biennial," The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, March 10 - May 30, 2004; catalogue
"Word of Mouth, A Selection: Part I," Dinter Fine Art, New York, NY, October 8 – November 24, 2004
"Double Check Re-Framing Space in Photography: The Other Space," Parallel Histories, The Gallery of Contemporary Art, Celje, Slovenia, September 10 – October 16, 2004; traveled to the Camera Austira at the Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria 2005
"Flowers Observed, Flowers Transformed," Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA, May 15 – September 5, 2004
"Termite Art Against White Elephant," Actual Behavior Drawing, Museo Colecciones ICO, Fundacion ICO, Madrid, Spain, 2004

2003
"Inaugural Exhibition," Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, January 25 – March 8, 2003
"Photography Portfolio: amfAR," curated by Jack Pierson, Cheim & Read, New York, NY, September 10 – October 11, 2003; travels to Regen Projects, June 4 – July 3, 2004
"Simple Marks," Cheim & Read, New York, NY, July 23 - August 29, 2003
"Phantom of Desire: Visions of Masochism in Art," Neue Galerie Graz und
Stadtmuseum Graz, Graz, Austria, April 26 – August 24, 2003
"Imaging the Abstract," Feigen Contemporary, New York, NY, April 10 – May 24, 2003
"Special Dedicace," Musee Departmental D'Art Contemperain de Rochechouart, Rochechouart, France, March 22 – August 31, 2003
"Social Strategies: Redefining Social Realism," University Art Museum, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, March 18 – May 11, 2003; University Galleries, Normal, IL, September 9 – October 19, 2003; Richard Peeler Art Center, DePauw University, Greencastle, IN; The Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA; catalogue
"Abstraction in Photography," Von Lintel Gallery, New York, February 6 – March 22
High Desert Test Sites Four, organized by Andrea Zittel, Shaun Caley Regen, Lisa Anne Auerbach, John Connelly, and Andy Stillpass, Joshua Tree, CA, October 23, 2003 – January 24, 2004
"The Men's Room," Nassau County Museum of Art, New York, NY, September 21, 2003 –January 4, 2004
"Moving Time," Firenze Mostre Spa, Florence, Italy, curated by Achille Bonito Olivo and Sergio Risalititi, July 4 – Ocotober 15, 2003
"A Way With Words," John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA, June 5 – July 12, 2003
"Heaven and Hell," Barbara Mathes, New York, NY, April, 2003
"Imaging the Abstract," Feigen Contemporary, New York, NY, April 10 – May 24, 2003

2002
"Copy," Roth Horowitz, New York, May 10 – June 22, 2002
"Electric Dreams," The Barbican, London, UK, July 11 – August 26, 2002
"Mensaje de Texto," Galeria Helga de Alvear, Madrid, Spain, November 8, 2002 – January 4, 2003
"Chapter V," Art Resources Transfer, New York, August 1 – August 23, 2002
"Electric Dreams," The Barbican, London, UK, July 11 – August 26, 2002
"Visions of America: Photographs from the Whitney Museum of American Art 1940 – 2001," Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, June 27 – September 22, 2002
"5 Sculptures: Tony Feher, Robert Gober, Felix Gonzalez- Torres, Mike Kelley, Jack Pierson," D'Amelio Terras Gallery, New York, NY, January 5 – February 9, 2002

2001
"Drawings," Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, May 26 – July 21, 2001
"The Magic Hour," Neue Galerie, Graz, Austria, September 23 – November 11, 2001
"Brave New World," Galeria OMR, Mexico City, Mexico, December 10, 2001 – January 31, 2002
"Let's Entertain," co-produced by the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis and the Centre Georges Pompidou, Musee National d'Art Moderne, Paris, France; travels to Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL, September 13 – November 18, 2001; catalogue
"Liquid Properties," Cheim & Read, New York, NY, July 6 – August 3, 2001
"Happiness," Galeria Presenca, Porto, Portugal, May – June, 2001
"Spiritual America," Audiello Fine Art, New York, May 11 – June 16, 2001
"Before They Became Who They Are," curated by Norman Dubrow,
Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, NY, January 13 – February 10, 2001
"Masculinities," Nikolaj, Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, Denmark, November 3 – December 30, 2001
"A Way With Words: Selections from the Whitney Museum of American Art," Whitney Museum of American art, New York, NY, January 19 – March 30, 2001
"Signs of the Times," H&R Art Space, Kansas City, MO, June 18 – July 18, 2001
"After Image, IKON Ltd./ Kay Richards Contemporary Art, Santa Monica, CA, April 21 – June 2, 2001
"Rocks & Trees," Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA, April 20 – June 1, 2001
"Pat Hearn Gallery: Part Two (1988 – 1994)," Pat Hearn Gallery, New York, NY February 3 – March 3, 2001
"Postmodern Americans," The Menil Collection, Houston, TX, January 26 – May 13, 2001
"Geometrie & Gestus," Curated by Nikolaus Ruzicska, Galerie Thaddeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria, July 22 – August 31, 2001

2000
"00," Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY, July 6 – August 5, 2000; catalogue
"On Language," Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, NY, April 29 – June 10, 2000
Jack Hanley Gallery, January 6 – February 4, 2000
"Quotidiana: The continuity of the everyday in 20th Century Art," Castello di Rivoli, Torino, Italy, February 4 – May 21, 2000
"Issue: Group Show," Curated by Jack Pierson, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France, October 17 – November 10, 2000
"H," Clifford – Smith Gallery, Boston, MA, May 30 – June 24, 2000
"Jack Pierson, Mark Flood, and Dan McCarthy," curated by Jack Pierson, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY, April 28 – June 3, 2000
"PICT," curated by Yvonne Force Walter Phillips Gallery for Contemporary Arts, Banff, Canada

1999
"The American Century: Art and Culture, 1900 - 2000," Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, September 23, 1999 – February 27, 1999
"Drawing," Mark Moore Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, June 5 – July 2, 1999
"On Language," Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, NY, April 29 – June 10, 1999
"Collectors Collect Contemporary: 1990 - 99," curated by Jessica Morgan, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA, 1999
"Hindsight: Works from the Permanent Collection," Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, 1999
"Two by Two for AIDS," Dallas, TX, 1999
"Insight-Out," Kunstraum Innsbruck; travels to Kunsthaus Hamburg, Germany; travels to Kunsthaus Baselland, Germany, 1999
"Free Coke," Greene Naftali, New York, NY, 1999
"Views from the Edge of the World," Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY, 1999
"Collectors Collect Contemporary," The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA, March 31 – May 28, 1999

1998
"Now and Forever Part I," Pat Hearn Gallery and Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, NY, June 25 – July 31, 1998
"Double Trouble: The Patchett Collection," Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA, June 27 – September 5, 1998
"Emotions & Relations: Contemporary American Photography," Kunsthalle Hamburg, Galerie der Gegenwart, Hamburg, Germany, March 27 – June 1, 1998
"The Sound of One Hand," curated by Collier Schorr, Apex Art, New York, NY, March 19 – April 18, 1998
"View IV," Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY, May 15 – June 27, 1998
"Bathroom," curated by Wayne Kostenbaum, Thomas Healy Gallery, New York, NY, 1998
"Erotic Sublime," Galerie Thaddeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria, 1998

1997
"Household Goods," Texas Gallery, Houston, TX, 1997

1996
"a/drift," curated by Josh Decter, Bard Center for Curatorial Studies, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, October 26, 1996 – January 5, 1997
"More than Real," Caserta, Italy, 1996
"Traffic," CAPC, Musee d'Art Contemporain de Bordeaux, France, 1996
"Black and Blue," Groninger Museum, Groningen, Holland, 1996
"Colorealism: Photography enters the third Millenium," Photology, Milan, Italy, 1996
"Art at Home: Ideal Standard Life," Tokyo, Japan, 1996
"Exposure," Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York, NY, 1996
"Art at the End of the 20th Century: Selections from the Whitney Museum of American Art," New York, NY, organized by David Ross and Eugenie Tsai, National Gallery, Athens, Greece, June 10 – September 30, 1996; travels to Museu d'Art Contemporani, Barcelona, Spain, December 18 – April 6, 1997; Kunstmuseum, Bonn, Germany, June – September 1997; catalogue
"Just Past: The Contemporary in the Permanent Collection, 1975 – 96," curated by Ann Goldstein, The Geffen Contemporary at Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, September 28 – January 7, 1996
"Defining the Nineties: Consensus-making in New York, Miami, and Los Angeles," Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL, February 24 – April 6, 1996; catalogue

1995
"Nan Goldin, Mark Morrisroe, Jack Pierson," Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, 1995
"Pat Hearn Gallery, A Selected Survey, 1983 – 1995," Pat Hearn Gallery, New York, NY, 1995
"Guaranteed Personalities," Stockholm, Sweden, 1995
"Boston School," Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA, 1995
"1995 Yamantaka Donation: An Exhibition of Photographs to Benefit Tibet House," curated by Diego Cortez, Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY, 1995
"The Moderns," Feature, New York, NY, 1995
"Hetrick-Martin Institute Benefit," Paul Morris Gallery, New York, NY, 1995
"1995 Whitney Biennial," curated by Klaus Kertess, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, 1995
"Disneyland After Dark," Uppsala Konstmuseum, Uppsala, Sweden, 1995
"Borealis 7 Desire," The Nordic Arts Centre, Helsinki, Finland, 1995
"Close to Life," 3. Internationale Foto-Triennale Esslingen, Germany, 1995

1994
"Small Paintings," Paul Morris Gallery, New York, NY, 1994
"In the Field: Landscape in Recent Photography," Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1994
"Sculpture," Luhring Augustine, New York, NY, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA, 1994
"Abstract Works on Paper," Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY, 1994
"Making Waves," Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA, 1994
"GIFT," The InterArt Center, New York, NY, 1994
"A Garden," Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA, 1994
"Psycho-pathology of Everyday Life," Ruth Bloom Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, 1994
"Passing Through," Galerie Walcheturm," Zurich, Switzerland, 1994

1993
"Picturing Ritual," The Center for Photography, Woodstock; Neuberger Museum, SUNY Purchase, Purchase, NY, 1993
"Drawing the Line Against AIDS," Guggenheim Museum SoHo, New York, NY, 1993
"Summer Reading," Texas Gallery, Houston, TX, 1993
"Works on Paper," Jack Hanley Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1993
"The Whitney Biennial in Seoul," National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea, 1993
"Snap!," Tomoko Liguori Gallery, New York, NY
"Irony & Ecstasy," curated by Klaus Ottman, Salama-Caro Gallery, London, UK, 1993
"Tema AIDS," curated by Kim Levin and Svien Christensen, Henie-Niels Foundation, Hovikkoden, Norway; travels to Denmark and Sweden, 1993
"Stoned (HighLow)," curated by Veralyn Behenna and Rick Pirro, Ruth Bloom Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, 1993
"Urban Analysis," curated by Maynard Monrow, Barbara Braathen Gallery, New York, NY, 1993
"Nobuyoshi Araki, Sophie Calle, Larry Clark, Jack Pierson," Luhring Augustine, New York, NY, 1993
"1993 Whitney Biennial," The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, 1993
"Simply Made in America," Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT, 1993

1992
"The Language of Flowers," Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY, 1992
"Developing Language," curated by Klaus Kertess, Hirschl & Adler Modern, New York, NY, 1992
"The Anti-Masculine," curated by Bill Arning, Kim Light Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1992
"White Columns Update 1992," White Columns, New York, NY, 1992
"True Stories," Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK, 1992
"Identities," Forum Stadtpark, Graz, 1992
"Hollywood, Hollywood: Identity Under the Guise of Celebrity," curated by Fred Fehlau, Pasadena Art Alliance, Pasadena, CA, 1992
"Drawings," Stuart Regen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1992
"Healing," Wooster Gardens, New York, NY, 1992
Jack Hanley Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1992
"How It Is," Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, NY, 1992

1991
Galerie Aurel Scheibler, Cologne, Germany, 1991
"Presenting Rearwards," curated by Ralph Rugoff, Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1991
"Situations," curated by Nayland Blake, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA, 1991
"Drawings," Lorence-Monk, New York, NY, 1991
"Someone or Somebody," Meyers/Bloom Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, 1991
"Something Pithier and More Psychological," Simon Watson, New York, NY, 1991
"From Desire...," curated by Nan Goldin, Richard F. Brush Gallery, St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY, 1991
"Philip-Lorca di Corcia, Nan Goldin, Jack Pierson," York University, Toronto, Canada, 1991
"Selections 51," The Drawing Center, New York, NY, 1991

1990
"Blood Remembering," Snug Harbor Center for the Arts, Staten Island, NY, 1990
"eros/thanatos," Tom Cugliani Gallery, New York, NY, 1990

Public Collections:

Baltimore Museum of Contemporary Art, Baltimore, MD
CAPC, Bordeaux, France
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
FRAC, Korsika
Graphische Sammlung der ETH, Zurich, Switzerland
Guggenheim Museum, New York
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Norsk Museum of Fotografi, Preus Fotomuseum, Horten
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
The Walker Art Center, Minneapolic, MN
The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

Visiting Artist and Lectures:

Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA
Yale University, New Haven, CT
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Art Center, Pasadena, CA
University of Texas, Austin, TX
Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL
CAPC, Bordeaux, France
University of Miami, CA
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Cal Arts, Los Angeles, CA

Awards & Grants:

1993 Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

1992 Art Matters, New York, NY