CV

1977
Born on 17 October in Ramsey, NJ
Lives and works in New York, NY

EDUCATION:

2000
B.F.A. in Graphic Design, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2012
Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Team Gallery, New York, NY, Animals
Team Gallery, New York, NY, Grids

2011
Alison Jacques Gallery, London, England, Wandering Coma
Galerie Gabriel Rolt, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Somewhere Place

2010
Ratio 3, San Francisco, CA, Life Adjustment Center (with catalogue)
Team Gallery, New York, NY, Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere
Crooked Aisles – The Breeder, Athens, Greece

2009
Alison Jacques Gallery, London, England, Moonmilk (with catalogue)
Ellipse Foundation, Cascais, Portugal

2008
Ratio 3, San Francisco, CA, Spring and By Summer Fall
Team Gallery, New York, NY, I Know Where The Summer Goes

2007
FOAM Fotagrafiemuseum Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Ryan McGinley
Team Gallery, New York, NY, Irregular Regulars

2006
Kunsthalle Vienna, Vienna, Austria, Project Space
agnes b. galerie du jour, Paris, France, Sun and Health (with catalogue)
Frieze Art Fair, London, UK (under the auspices of Team Gallery)

2005
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain, Laboratorio 987: Entre Nosotros
Arles, France, Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie

2004
P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center/The Museum of Modern Art, Long Island City, New York, New Photographs (curated by Bob Nickas, with catalogue)
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2003
The Red Eye Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence (curated by David Sherry)
The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, The Kids Are Alright
Bailey Fine Arts, Toronto, Canada

2002
MC Magma, Milan, Italy
Galerie Giti Nourbakhsch, Berlin, Ryan McGinley: Photographien

2000
420 W. B’way, New York, NY, The Kids are Alright

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2011
Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium, Ryan McGinley, Sam Samore, Tørbjorn Rødland

2010
Gallery Koko, Tokyo, Japan, NEW YORK The Loudest
The Breeder, Athens, Greece, Summer Teeth
galerie du jour – agnès b., Paris, France, 3+1
Patricia Low Contemporary, Gstaad, Switzerland, SWEAT (curated by Marilyn Minter and Fabienne Stephan)
Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China, Roundtrip: New York Now Selections from the Domus Collection
Leslie Tonkonow, New York, NY, Out of the Woods (curated by James Salomon and Leslie Tonkonow)
Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, OH, Calling Beauty (Curated by James Voorhies)

2009-2010
Musée National Des Beaux-Arts Du Québec, Québec, Canada, Emporte-Moi / Sweep Me Off My Feet (with catalogue)

2009
Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY, Who Shot Rock: Photographers of Rock and Roll (curated by Gail Buckland, with catalogue)
Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland, KaraokeLike (curated by Thomas Seelig, with catalogue)
MACRO Museum of Contemporary Art, Rome, Italy, New York Minute (curated by Kathy Grayson, with catalogue)
Spencer Brownstone, New York, NY, The 2009 Vice Magazine Photography Exhibition New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA, The Art of Caring (curated by Cynthia Goodman)

2008
The STATION at Midtown Miami, Miami, FL, The Station (curated by Shamim Momin and Nate Lowman)
Ellipse Foundation, Cascais, Portugal, Listen Darling…The World is Yours (curated by Lisa Phillips)
Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland, DARKSIDE (curated by Thomas Seelig, with catalog)
The Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY, Boys of Summer (curated by Shelley Fox Aarons and Edsel Williams)
Rental, New York, NY, Fair Market (curated by Haley Mellin)
Cheim & Read, New York, NY, I Won’t Grow Up (curated by Beth Rudin DeWoody and Donald Baechler)
National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C., Feature Photography (curated by Frank Goodyear)
PPOW, New York, NY, History Keeps Me Awake at Night: A Genealogy of Wojnarowicz

2007
Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, East Hampton, NY, Now Playing: Artists Borrow Film
Marella Gallery, Milan, Italy, Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue (curated by Aaron Rose)
Galeria Helga de Alvear, Madrid, Spain, Young at Heart (curated by Alexandre Melo and Joaquin Garcia)
LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, MA, People Take Pictures of Each Other (curated by Bob Nickas)
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA, Picturing Modernity: The Photography Collection
Arndt & Partner, Berlin, Germany, Sweet Bird of Youth (curated by Hedi Slimane)
Smith Stewart, New York, NY, She Was Born to Be My Unicorn (curated by Amy Kellner)
Roberts and Tilton Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, Other Scenes (curated by Aaron Rose, with catalogue)
Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, NY, Rebel Rebel: A Tribute to Karlheinz Weinberger

2006
Kunsthalle Vienna, Vienna, Austria, Americans 1940-2006: Masterpieces of American Photography (curated by Peter Weiermair, with catalogue)
P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York, Defamation of Character (curated by Neville Wakefield)
MADRE Museo d’Arte Donna Regina, Naples, Italy, PeopleP.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York, Into Me / Out of Me (curated by Klaus Biesenbach, with catalogue and traveling to Kunstwerke, Berlin and MACRO, Rome)
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY, The Name of This Show Is Not GAY ART NOW (curated by Jack Pierson)
Silverstein Photography, New York, NY, The 6th Annual Vice Magazine Photo Issue Exhibition
Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany, Youth of Today (curated by Matthias Ulrich, with catalogue)

2005
galerie S.E., Oslo, Norway, with us against reality, or against us!
P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York, Greater New York 2005 (with catalogue)

2004
Marella Arte Cotemporanea, Milan, Italy, Color Wheel Oblivion
Ratio 3, San Francisco, Summer Solstice with Sam Gordon, Ryan McGinley, and Collier Schorr
Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art, Skateboarding, & Street Culture (traveling to Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco)
The Center for Photography at Woodstock, New York, Fresh: Youth Culture in Contemporary Photographs

2003
Team Gallery, New York, NY, My People Were Fair and Had Cum in their Hair (but Now They’re Content to Spray Stars from your Boughs) (curated by Bob Nickas)
agnes b. galerie du jour, Paris, France, A NEW SCENE: WHAT ABOUT NEW YORK?
Cheim & Read, New York, amfAR Portfolio

2002
John Connelly Presents, New York, NY, K48 Teenage Rebel: The Bedroom Show
agnes b. galerie du jour, Paris, France
Priska C. Juschka Fine Art, Brooklyn, NY, You’re just a summer love, but I’ll remember you when winter comes (curated by Emily Sundblad and Hanna Liden)
Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY, Bystander

2001
Space 1026, Philadelphia, PA, Alleged at Space 1026
Mamma Roma Ltd., New York, NY, Raw: New York, New Work

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY:

2010
McGinley, Ryan, “Ryan McGinley,” Artforum, September (with illustration).
Armstrong, David, “One On One,” Nowness, March 18.
McCormick, Carlo, “A Real Nowhere Man,” Papermag, March 18 (with illustration).
Slenske, Michael, “With Nudes, Ryan McGinley Shoots for History,” Artinfo.com, March 18 (with illustration).
Friedman, Alec, Ryan McGinley Interview,” Dossier, March 17 (with illustration).
Bollen, Christopher, “See Tilda Run,” Interview, January (with illustration).
Helmore, Edward, “Naked in New York,” The Guardian, April 14th (with illustration)
Aletti, Vince, “Ryan McGinley,” The New Yorker, April 19th, pp 19,22 (with illustration)
Rosenberg, Karen, “Different Angles On the Portrait,” The New Yorker, April 14th
Harris, Jane, “Ryan McGinley, Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere,” Time Out New York, April 8th

2009
Reardon, Ben, “Ryan McGinley,” i-D, September, (with illustration).
Gavin, Francesca, “Ryan McGinley,” Wonderland, September, pp. 132-133 (with illustration).
Turner, Christopher, “The Naked Eye,” Vogue UK, September, p. 157.
McGinley, Ryan, “Moonmilk,” Tar Magazine, Issue Two / Spring, pp. 270 – 279 (with illustrations).
McGinley, Ryan, “Ryan Inc.: Behind the Scenes of the McGinley Machine,” Vice Magazine, March, pp. cover, 162-189 (with illustrations).
Clarke, Indigo, “Another Thing I Wanted to Tell You,” Another Magazine, January, p. 82.

2008
Princenthal, Nancy, “Ryan McGinley,” Art in America, September, p. 163 (with illustration).
McGinley, Ryan, “Instant Gratification,” Modern Painters, July/August, p. 96 (with illustration).
Kluger, Jeffrey, “Ryan McGinley,” Time, June 9, p. 57 (with illustration).
Umar, Saheer, “When Boys Talk,” He Magazine, Summer, pp. 67-71 (with illustration).
Helfand, Glen, “Starry-eyed and stripped,” The San Francisco Bay Guardian, May 21, p. 43 (with illustration).
McGinley, Ryan, “I Know Where the Summer Goes ,” Ojode Pez, Issue 13, pp. Cover (with illustration).
Rosenberg, Karen, “Ryan McGinley,” The New York Times, April 25, p. E25 (with illustration).
Pearse, Emma, “Ryan McGinley,” Artreview.com, April 21 (with illustration).
Aletti, Vince, “Ryan McGinley,” New Yorker, April 21, p. 24.
Knofer, Ulrike, “Die Documentaire,” KulturSpiegel, April, pp. 22-7 (with illustration).
Blasberg, Derek, “Ten people you should meet,” 10 Men, Spring, pp. cover, 92-3 (with illustration).
Walleston, Aimee, “Better Looking,” He Magazine, Winter/Spring, pp. 138-141 (with illustration).
McGinley, Ryan, “Breaking Through,” The New York Times Magazine, February 10, pp. cover, 52-77.
Spiotta, Dana, “Ryan McGinley,” The Believer, February, pp. 45-56 (with illustration).
McGinley, Ryan, “Lucas by Ryan,” i-D, February, pp.160-3 (with illustration).

2007
Vogel, Carol, “Neo-Factory,” Vogue Hommes, Fall/Winter, pp. 232-3 (with illustration).
McGinley, Ryan, “High Art,” The Advocate, August 14, pp. 52-3 (with illustration).
Pearse, Emma, “Nudie Picks,” New York, June 18, p. 24 (with illustration).
Rosenberg, Karen, “An Afternoon in Chelsea: Rebel Rebel,” New York, May 7, p. 78.
Gefter, Philip, “A Young Man With an Eye, And Friends Up a Tree,” The New York Times, May 6, cover, pp. 22-33 (with illustration).
Honigman, Ana Finel, “That Gaze,” UOVO, April/June, pp. 70-95 (with illustration).
McGinley, Ryan, “Irregular Regulars, Rodeo, March, pp. 54-7 (with illustration).
Molon, Dominic, “On the Edge,” WhiteWall, Issue 4, pp. 138-41 (with illustration).
McGinley, Ryan, “Who’s That Ass?,” Vice, Volume 14 Number 4 , cover, pp. 42, 50 (with illustration).
Aletti, Vince, “Musical Chair,” The New Yorker, January 29, p. 22 (with illustration).
Chasin, Noah, “Irregular Regulars,” Time Out New York, January 25-31, p. 59 (with illustration).
Levy, Ariel, “Warhol’s Children,” New York, January 15, pp. 20-1 (with illustration).
Bollen, Chris, “McGinley’s Morrissey,” V Magazine, January, pp. 60-1 (with illustration).
Velasco, David, “Team Player,” Artforum.com, January (with illustration).

2006
Kellner, Amy, “We’ll succeed, our time has come,” i-D, October, pp. 177-83 (with illustrations).
Sansom, Amy, “Nature and Nurture,” Mixte, October/November, pp. 72-3, 271 (with illustrations).
Regan, Kai, “Studio Visit,” Black Book, October/November (with illustration).
McGinley, Ryan, “Sun and Health,” EYEMAZING, Issue 4, pp. 162-5 (with illustrations).
Simpson, Les, “The Name of This Show Is Not: Gay Art Now” Time Out New York, July 13- 19.

2005
Schoenkopf, Rebecca, “Todd the Wet Sprocket,” OC Weekly, February 10 (with illustration).
McCormick, Carlo, “Creativity Now: Ryan McGinley,” Tokion, Jan/Feb, pp.46-70 (with illustrations).
Aletti, Vince, “Do not Recycle,” Village Voice, January 24.
Valdez, Sarah, “Thrashers and Taggers: Beautiful Losers,” Art in America, January.

2004
Blanks, Tim, “Capture the moment” The Daily Telegraph, November 6, pp. 36-9 (with illustrations).
Nelson, Karin, “Ryan McGinley: shoot what you know,” Interview, July, p. 24 (with illustration).
Honigman, Ana Finel, “24-7,” Artnet, June 21 (with illustrations).
Aletti, Vince, “Untitled (Self Portrait),” Village Voice, April 28 – May 4, p. 46 (with illustration).

2003
Greenberg, David, “Sweet and Tender Hooligan: The Art of Being Ryan McGinley,” Fader, Sept/Oct, pp. 114-19 (with illustrations).
Pierson, Jack, “Overexposed” ISSUE, Fall, pp. 112 – 116 (with illustrations).
Crager, Jack, “Photographer of the Year: Ryan McGinley,” American Photo, July/Aug, pp. 43-51 (with illustrations).
McGinley, Ryan, “The Queer Issue Cover,” Village Voice, June 25-July 1, cover.
Krieger, Nina, “Ryan McGinley: The Kids Are Alright,” Contemporary, Issue 53-4 (with illustration).
Koren, Leslie, “Village People” The New Record, April 6, pp. F2-3 (with illustrations).
Sholis, Brian, “Ryan McGinley,” Flash Art, March (with illustration).
Simpson, Les, “The kid is alright,” The Advocate, March 4.
Aletti, Vince, “Two Photographers Shoot, Score: Making History” Village Voice, March 5-13, pp. 46-7.
Zeaman, John, “A generation newly lost” The New Record, February 28, pp. 38 (with illustrations).
Swanson, Carl, “Liked The Show, Loved the Afterparty” The New York Times, February 23, pp. 1, 12 (with illustrations).
Cotter, Holland, “The Kids Are Alright” The New York Times, February 14, p. E45 (with illustration).
Ekman, Eve, “Post-Whitney McGinley” New York Press, February 12-18, p. 27 (with illustration).
Aletti, Vince, “The Best Photography Books of 2002″ Village Voice, February 5-11, p. 55.
Schmerler, Sarah, “Takeout: Art,” TimeOut NY, Jan 30 – Feb 06, p. 2 (with illustration).

2002
Livingstone, David, “Ryan McGinley” Shift, November, p. 30 (with illustrations).
Burton, Johanna, “Bystander” TimeOut NY, August 15-22, p. 46, (with illustration).
Aletti, Vince, “Voice Picks: Bystander” Village Voice, July 23, pp. 71.
Cotter, Holland, “Bystander” The New York Times, July 12, p. E38.

2001
McInness, Gavin, “The Vice Guide to New York” NME, April 21, p. 26-8 (with illustration).

PUBLICATIONS:

Ryan McGinley: Whistle for the Wind, Rizzoli, 2012
You and I, Twin Palms, 2012
Life Adjustment Center, Dashwood Books, 2010
Everybody Knows This is Nowhere, Dashwood Books, 2010
Moonmilk by Mörel books, 2009
Interviews 2, Kunsthalle Wien, Walter Konig, 2008
Sun and Health, Galerie du Jour Agnès B., 2006
Vitamin Ph: New Perspectives in Photography, Phaidon, 2006
Thumbsucker, Iconoclast, 2005
The Photograph As Contemporary Art, Thames & Hudson, 2004
Ryan McGinley, New York, Index Books, 2002
The Kids Are Alright, New York, Self-Published, 2000

HONORS/AWARDS:

2011
Gold Medal: Society of Publication Designers, Ryan McGinley for The New York Times Magazine. May 30, 2010, “M.I.A. Takes to the Streets”

2007
ICP Infinity Award: Young Photographer, International Center of Photography

2003
Photographer of the Year, American Photo Magazine

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:

The Ellipse Foundation, Portugal
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Middlebury College Museum of Art, Middlebury, VT
Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
The Progressive Collection, Mayfield Heights, OH
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
The Saatchi Collection, London, UK
Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.
The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY