1974, born in San Francisco/CA, USA
1995, University of California, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Los Angeles/CA, USA
2000, Yale University, School of Art, Master of Fine Arts, New Haven/CT, USA

Lives and works in San Francisco/CA, USA

Solo Exhibitions

2015

Julia Stoschek Collection, Dusseldorf, Germany

2014

Serpentine Gallery, London, United Kingdom

2013

april, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland
Trisha Donnelly, New Work, SFMoMA, San Francisco, USA

2011

Trisha Donnelly: Recipient of 2010 LUMA Award, Villa des Alyscamps, Arles, France (curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist and Beatrix Ruf)

2010

Air de Paris, Paris, France
Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York/NY, USA
Portikus, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Center for Contemporary Art, CCA Kitakyushu, Kitakyushu, Japan

2009

Museo d’Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy

2008

Centre d'édition contemporaine, Geneva, Switzerland
The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland
Renaissance Society, University of Chicago, Chicago/IL, USA
Institute of Contemporary Art Philadelphia, Philadelphia/PA, USA

2007

Modern Art Oxford, Oxford, Great Britain
The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York/NY, USA

2006

Air de Paris, Paris, France
Portikus, Frankfurt, Germany
Galleria d´Arte Moderna di Bologna, Bologna, Italy

2005

Art Unlimited Public Project, Art 36 Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Art Pace, San Antonio/TX, USA
Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany
Kunsthalle Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

2004

Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York/NY, USA
The Wrong Gallery, New York/NY, USA

2003

CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco/CA, USA

2002

Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York/NY, USA
Air de Paris, Paris, France


Group Exhibitions

2014

L’almanach 14, Le Consortium, Dijon, France

2013

The Encyclopedic Palace curated by Massimiliano Gioni, 55th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
Encore!, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
Sunt Lacrimae Rerum, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
Champs élysées, curated by Julie Boukobza, Simon Castets and Nicola Trezzi, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
LAT. 41° 7’ N. LONG. 72° 19’ W., Organized by Bob Nickas, Martos Gallery, East Marrion, NY
Mingei, Are you Here?, curated by Nicolas Trembley, Pace Gallery, London, UK
Go! You sure? Yeah. Curated by Nicola Ruffo and Tanja Trampe, POOL@LUMA, Zurich, Switzerland

2012

Hieroglyphs, Linda Pace Foundation, Texas
One On One, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Le Monde comme Volonté et comme Représentation, Le Consortium, Dijon, France (curated by Stéphanie Moisdon)
The Deer., Le Consortium, Dijon, France
dOCUMENTA (13), Kassel, Germany
Artist’s Choice, MoMA, New York, USA

2011

Sculpture Now, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland
After Images, Musée Juif de Belgique, Bruxelles, Belgium
VideoSpace, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, Norway
In the Name of the Artists - American Contemporary Art from the Astrup Fearnley Collection, in cooperation with the Sao Paulo Biennale, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, São Paulo, Brazil
Indian Highway, curated by Julia Peyton-Jones, Hans-Ulrich Obrist, Gunnar B. Kvaran, and Giulia Ferracci and organized in collaboration with the Serpentine Gallery, London and the Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, MAXXI Arte, Rome, Italy
ILLUMInazioni – ILLUMInations, curated by Bice Curiger, La Biennale di Venezia, 54th International Art Exhibition, Venice Arsenale, Venice, Italy
The 2011 Bridgehampton Biennial, organized by Bob Nickas, Martos Gallery, Bridgehampton/NY, USA
Bob and Breakfast- Robert Filliou et ses invites, Nelson Freeman Gallery, Paris, France
I Am Still Alive: Politics and Everyday Life in Contemporary Drawing, Museum of Modern Art, New York/NY, USA
Plug-In II, The Museum of the Island of Oleron, Saint-Pierre d’Oleron, France
Plot for a Biennial, Sharjah Biennial 10, United Arab Emirates
Oblique Memories- works from the collection of the FRAC Poitou-Charentes, Lycée Émile Combes, Pons, France

2010

Les Rencontres D’Arles 2010 Photographie – The Luma Foundation, Arles
BAC – Centre d’art contemporain, Geneva, CLIMAX REDVX
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, Off the Wall Part 1: Thirty Performative Actions
MUSEION - Museum für moderne und zeitgenössische Kunst, Bolzano, Che cosa sono le nuvole? Werke aus der Sammlung Enea Righi
Centre d’art contemporain de Quimper - le Quartier, Quimper, Wind, le souffle entre les images

2009

MMoCA - The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI, Cage and Cunningham: Chance, Time, and Concept in the Visual Arts
Lawrimore Project, Seattle, W, Phot(o)bjects
Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong, SAR, Louis Vuitton: A Passion for Creation
Western Bridge, Seattle, WA, UNDERWATER
Air de Paris, Paris, La Recherche
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, The Quick and the Dead
SI Swiss Institute, New York, NY, Regift
Galerie Patrick Seguin invites Galerie Eva Presenhuber, We Are Sun-kissed and Snow-blind, Paris
Presentation House Gallery - PHG, North Vancouver, BC, Phot(o)bjects
Museu da Cidade, Lisbon, Desenhos A-Z
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY, Every Revolution is a Roll of the Dice
The David Roberts Art Foundation, London, The Object of The Attack
Casey Kaplan, New York, NY, Gallery III
Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado, No Sound
Overduin and Kite, Los Angeles, Californien, Chinese Box
Foundation Beyeler and Theater Basel, Basel, Switzerland, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, organized by Art Basel, Il Tempo Del Postino

2008

De Appel, Amsterdam, The artist is a mysterious entertainer/Immovably Centred
Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Olso, n,
Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, Meet Me Around the Corner: Works from
The Astrup Fearnley Collection
Centre National d’Art Contemporain, Grenoble, I Love the Horizon
LOOP'08 Video, Festival, Barcelona, CLIMAX REDUX
California College of the Arts, San Francisco, Self Storage
White Columns, New York, Recent Acquisitions, Gifts, and Works from Various Exhibitions 1985-2007
The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, The World as a Stage
FRAC Poitou-Charentes, Angoulême, France, Pièces à vivre
Kunstmuseum Luzern, Luzern, Blasted Allegories. Works from the Ringier Collection
Galerie Fortes Vilaça, Sao Paulo, God is Design
The Galleries at Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, In Repose
Museum of Modern Art, New York, Gravity
New Museum, New York, The Sound of Things: Unmonumental Audio

2007

Casey Kaplan, New York, This Winter
The Tate Modern, London, The World as a Stage
House Eva Presenhuber, Vnà, Switzerland, Jubilee Exhibition
Casa-Museo Frederico García Lorca, Granada, Everstill/Siempretodavía Part1 (cur. by Hans-Ulrich Obrist)
Palais de Tokyo, Paris, The Third Mind (cur. by Ugo Rondinone)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Depth of Field: Modern Photography at the Metropolitan
Manchester International Festival, Manchester, Il Tempo del Postino (cur. by Hans-Ulrich Obrist, Philippe Parreno)
Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, Every Revolution is The Roll of The Dice
Western Bridge, Seattle, Insubstantial Pageant Faded Work On Themes of Decay, Time's Passage, Presence and Absence, and Mortality
Casey Kaplan, New York, Good Morning, Midnight (cur. By B. Hainley)
Blancpain - Art Contemporain, Geneva , What We Do Is Secret
Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo
Galerie Rudolfinum, Prag, Uncertain States of America
Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw, Uncertain States of America
Herning Kunstmuseum, Herning, Uncertain States of America
Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, Empathetic (cur. by Elizabeth Thomas)
The Lyon Biennial of Contemporary Art, Lyon, 00’s-The History of a Decade That Has Not Yet Been Named (cur. by Stéphanie Moisdon and Hans Ulrich Obrist)
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Silence, Listen to the Show

2006

White Columns, New York, 25 x 25 ( cur. by Matthew Higgs and Amie Scally)
Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, Uncertain States of America
Serpentine Gallery, London, Uncertain States of America
CCS Bard Hessel Museum, Annandale-on-Hudson, Uncertain States of America
Casey Kaplan, New York, Pose & Sculpture (cur. by Daniel Baumann)
The Drawing Room, London, The Secret Theory of Drawing: Dislocation and Indirection in Contemporary Drawing
Creative Time, New York, Strange Powers
Centre d’Édition Contemporaine, Geneva, The Missing Evidence
Paula Cooper Gallery, An Ongoing Low Grade Mystery
The 2006 Whitney Biennial, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Day for Night
4th Berlin Biennial for Contemporary Art (curated by Maurizio Cattelan, Massimiliano Gioni, and Ali Subotnick), Berlin, Of Mice + Men
Torino Triennale Tremusei, Turin, T1- The Pantagruel Syndrome
CCA Wallis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Franscisco, A Brief History of Invisible Art

2005

Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo, Uncertain States of America
National Art Center, Tbilisi, Georgia, Tbilisi 2. Wednesday Calls the Future
P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, Brave New Art
Creative Time, New York, The Plain of Heaven
Kunst Werk Institute for Contempoary Art, Berlin, Marginal Revolutions
Musée d’Art Moderne de la ville Paris, Paris, I Still Believe in Miracles
Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna
Western Bridge, Seattle, 19 Rainstorms: Neil Goldberg
Casey Kaplan, New York, Goodbye Fourteeth Street
(former) Lenin Museum, Moscow, 1 Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art
Man in the Holocene, London, Fee of Angels

2004

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, 54th Carnegie International
Arts Interdisciplinary Research Laboratory, Tbilisi, Tuesday is Gone
Senegal, International Exposition of the Dak’Art Biennial of Contemporary Africa Art, (cur. by Hans Ulrich Obrist)
PS1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, Collection (or How I Spent a Year), (cur. by Bob Nickas)
Midway Contemporary Art, St. Paul, MN, Ishtar
Saidye Bronfman Canter for the Arts, Montreal; Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver, The Weather
The Louis-Jeantet Foundation of Medecine, Geneva, Le Corps en Mouvement (The Body in Motion)
Galeria Massimo de Carlo, Milan, Atto Primo
Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA; Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego; Vancouver Art Gallery; California College of Arts and Crafts, San Francisco, Baja to Vancouver: The West Coast in Contemporary Art
CCAC Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, Gray Area: Uncertain Images: Bay Area Photography 1970s to Now
Centre Cultural Suisse, Paris, France; Museum am Ostwall, Dortmund, Comment Rester Zen

2003

Museum Kunst Palast, Dusseldorf, Spectacular: The Art of Action (cur. by Jens Hoffmann)
50th International Exhibition of Art, Venice Bienniale, Venice, Utopia Station (Cur. by Molly Nesbit, Hans Ulrich Obrist and Rirkrit Tiravanija)
Attese Ceramics Biennial, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Tiziana Casapietra and Roberto Constantino, Albisola, The Happy Face of Globalization
Vienna Seccession, Vienna, Young Scene (cur. by Daniel Baumann)
Prague Biennial, Prague, Peripheries become the center, (cur. by Jens Hoffmann)
Biennale de Lyon, Lyon, It happened tomorrow
Midway Contemporary Art, Saint Paul, Ishtar (cur. by Bruce Hainley)
Program Video by BDV, ARTVIEW, Paris, Georges / Abstraction Surface air
Galerie Hauser & Wirth & Presenhuber, Zurich, Breathing the Water
Los Angeles Contemporary Art Exhibitions, Los Angeles, The Rebirth of Wonder
Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, New York, The Lengths

2002

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Hello, My Name Is..., ( cur. by Laura Hoptman)
CCAC Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, Oakland, How Extraordinary that the World Exists (cur. by Ralph Rugoff)
New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, Altoids Curiously Strong Collection
Nils Staerk Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Gallery Luhman
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Guggenheim Bilbao, Moving Pictures
Casey Kaplan 10-6, New York, Summer Cinema
The Project, Los Angeles, The Show That Will Show That a Show Is Not Only a Show (cur. by Jens Hoffmann)

2001

www.e-flux.com, Do It (cur. by Hans Ulrich Obrist)
Le Consortium, Dijon, I Love Dijon (cur. by Eric Troncy)
MAK Museum, Vienna, The Dedalic Convention, (cur. by Liam Gillick)
Casey Kaplan 10-6, New York, The Wedding Show
Mark Foxx, Los Angeles, Mink Jazz (cur. by Bruce Hainley)
Air de Paris, Paris, Angel Heart

2000

Casey Kaplan 10-6, New York, Trisha Donnelly, Gabriel Kuri, Nathan Carter, Florence Paradeis
Artist's Space, New York, Echo, (cur. by Anne Gardiner)

1999

Richard Telles Gallery, Los Angeles, Minty, (cur. by Bruce Hainley)
Foundation Louis-Jeantet de Médecine, Geneva, Rythms, Trances, and Dances (The Body in Motion), (cur. by Eveline Notter)


Awards and grants

2011

Finalist for Hugo Boss Prize, Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York, NY
Sharjah Biennial 10 Primary Prize, 10th Sharjah Biennial, United Arab Emirates

2010

Luma Foundation Prize, Recontres d’Arles, Arles, France
Guest of the DAAD: Berlin Artists-in-Residence Program, Berlin, Germany

2004

CENTRAL Art Prize, awarded by Kölnischer Kunstverein and the Central Health Insurance Company, Germany


Performances, Lectures, TV

2004

Frieze Art Fair, Where is Adventure? What is Culture? (chair Matthew Higgs), London Casey Kaplan, New York
Carnegie Museum of Art, 54th Carnegie International, Pittsburgh

2003

ARTVIEW, Program Video by BDV, Georges / Abstraction Surface air, Paris
Venice Bienniale, 50th International Exhibition of Art, Venice
Midway Contemporary Art, (curated by Bruce Hainley), St. Paul, Minnesota
Vienna Seccession, Young Scene, (curated by Daniel Baumann), Vienna

2002

Galerie Hauser Wirth & Presenhuber, Evening Performance, Zurich
Air de Paris, Get Low, Paris
Casey Kaplan, New York

2001

Kunst-Werke, A Little Bit of History Repeated, (curated by Jens Hoffmann), Berlin
Air de Paris, Angel Heart, Paris

2000

Casey Kaplan 10-6, Trisha Donnelly, Gabriel Kuri, Nathan Carter, Florence
Paradeis, New York
Artist’s Space, Echo, (curated by Anne Gardiner), New York