David Benjamin Sherry

Climbers on El Cap, Yosemite National Park, California, March 2014, 2015
Archival pigment print
61.25 x 48 inches
155.6 x 122 cm
Edition of 3

BIOGRAPHY

b. 1981, Woodstock, NY
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

EDUCATION

2007
MFA Photography, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

2003
BFA Photography, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017
Pink Genesis, Salon 94, New York, NY

2016
David Benjamin Sherry, FraenkelLAB, San Francisco, CA

2015
Paradise Fire, Moran Bondaroff, Los Angeles, CA

2014
Climate Vortex Sutra, Salon 94, New York, NY
David Benjamin Sherry, Danziger Gallery, New York, NY

2013
Wonderful Land, OHWOW Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2012
Earth Changes, ArtPace, San Antonio, TX
Astral Desert, Salon94, New York, NY

2011
Form Forming Formation, OHWOW Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010
Always Now, The Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY

2009
Birth in Futurverse, Schlechtriem Brothers, Berlin, Germany

2006
But take me to the haven of your bed was something that you never said, Galerie Lisa Ruyter, Vienna, Austria

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016
Photography and America’s National Parks, George Eastman Museum, Rochester, NY
Mount Analogue, Darrow Contemporary, Aspen, CO
Overgrowth, deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA

2015
Splitting Light, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Russian Doll, M+B, Los Angeles, CA
Jungle, Salon 94, New York, NY
Queer Fantasy, OHWOW Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Color Fields, Sandra and David Bakalar Gallery, MassArt, Boston, MA
Zabriskie Point, Jack Hanley Gallery, New York, NY

2014
Me and Benjamin, Xippas Gallery, Paris, France
Western Romance, Fotofocus Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
What is a Photograph?, International Center of Photography, New York, NY
Another Cats Show, 365 Mission, Los Angeles, CA

2013
Show and Tell: Calder Jewelry and Mobiles, Salon 94, New York, NY
Alchemical, Steven Kasher Gallery, New York, NY
Lost Line: Contemporary Art from the Collection, LACMA, Los Angeles, CA

2012
Into the Mystic, Michael Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Do Your Thing, White Columns, New York, NY
Out of Focus: Photography, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

2011
The Anxiety of Photography, The Contemporary, Austin, TX
White Columns Benefit, White Columns, New York, NY
These Days, Sotheby’s, New York, NY
Looking Back/The White Columns Annual, White Columns, New York, NY
It Ain’t Fair: Materialism, OHWOW Gallery, Miami, FL
Summer Whites, Rachel Uffner, New York, NY
American Dream, Valentina Bonomo Gallery, Rome, Italy
The Anxiety of Photography, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO
New York Minute, The Garage Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia

2010
Greater New York 2010, PS1/MOMA Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY
The Island, OHWOW Gallery and LAND, Flagler Memorial Island, Miami Beach, FL
It Ain’t Fair 2010, OHWOW Gallery, Miami, FL
Galerie Olivier Robert, Paris, France
Eli Manning, REFERENCE Art Gallery, Richmond, VA
Translation (Portraiture), Skylight Projects, New York, NY
Inspired, Curated by Beth DeWoody, Steven Kasher Gallery, New York, NY
Not Quite Open for Business, The Hole, New York, NY
A Word Like Tomorrow Wears Things Out, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY
Philadelphia Photo Art Center, Curated by Sarah Stolfa, Philadelphia, PA
Objects that Love You Back, 211 Elizabeth Street Gallery, New York, NY
Is A Rustling Petticoat Enough To Bring It Down To Earth?, Curated by Amy Yao, Jack Hanley Gallery, New York, NY

2009
OoO, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY
It Ain’t Fair 2009, OHWOW Gallery, Miami, FL
New York Photography Festival, Brooklyn, NY
A Song For Those In Search Of What They Came With, Bellwether Gallery, New York, NY

2008
Photographic Works, Cohan and Leslie, New York, NY
Sonata for Executioner and Various Young Women, Contemporary, New York, NY
I want a little sugar in my bowl, ASS Gallery, New York, NY
Love is a Cannibal, Curated by Becky Smith, Sloan Fine Art, New York, NY
The Dulcet Clime of the Bedchamber, Goff +Rosenthal, Berlin, Germany
Would you date me on the regular?, Oliver Kamm 5BE Gallery, New York, NY

2007
Fractured in Aspect, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York, NY
MFA Thesis Exhibition, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT

2006
2nd Year MFA Exhibition, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT
A Rabbit as King of the Ghosts, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, NY
Smoking Mirrors, China Art Objects, Los Angeles, CA
The Vienna Art Fair, Lisa Ruyter, Vienna, Austria

2005
5 X U, Team Gallery, New York, NY
Red White and Blue, Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York, NY
1st Year MFA Exhibition, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT

HONORS AND AWARDS

Rema Hort Mann Foundation Visual Arts Grant

RESIDENCIES

ArtPace, San Antonio, TX, 2012

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

The Alfond Collection of Contemporary Arts, Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL
Charles Saatchi Collection, London, UK
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
The Nasher Museum of Art, Durham, NC

SELECTED WORKS