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Richard MOSSE

Born 1980 in Ireland.
Lives and works in New York.


  • 2021
    • “Tristes Tropiques”, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York
    • “Displaced. Migrazione Conflitto Cambiamento Climatico”, Fondazione MAST, Bolonia – Italia, curated by Urs Stahel
    • “Incoming and Grid (Moria)”, Butler Gallery, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • 2020
    • “Richard Mosse”, Carlier|Gebauer, Berlin
    • “Incoming”, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), San Francisco
    • “Incoming”, National Gallery of Art, Washington
  • 2019
    • “Incoming”, Gallery of Contemporary Art Bunkier, Poland

    • “Ultra”, Altman Siegel Gallery, San Francisco

    • “Incoming”, Le Lieu Unique, Nantes, France
  • 2018
    • “The Castle”, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha
    • “The Castle”, MAC Museum, La Coruña
    • “Incoming”, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis
    • “The Castle”, Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife
    • “Richard Mosse”, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebrasca
    • “Beyond Here Lies Nothin”, Arcadia University, Philadelphia
    • “The Castle”, Arsenal Contemporary Toronto, Ontario
  • 2017
    • “The Castle”, Carlier Gebauer, Berlin
    • “Richard Mosse, The Curve”, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    • “Richard Mosse, The Curve”, Barbican Centre, London
    • “Heat Maps”, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York
  • 2016
    • “Heat Maps”, Carlier Gebauer Galerie, Germany
    • “A Change Of Place”, The School, Kinderhook, New York
      Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife, Spain
    • “Richard Mosse: The Enclave”, Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
  • 2015
    • “The Enclave”, DHC/ART Foundation for Contemporary Art, Montreal
    • “The Enclave”, Portland Museum of Art, Oregon
    • “The Enclave”, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark
  • 2014
    • “The Devil You Know”, CAAM, Gran Canaria, Spain
    • “The Enclave”, Galleries UNSW, COFA, Sydney
    • “The Enclave”, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York
    • “The Enclave”, FOAM, Amsterdan
    • “The Enclave”, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin
    • “The Enclave”, Buttler Gallery, Kilkenny
    • “The Enclave”, The Vinyl Factory, London
    • “The Enclave”, FotoMuseum Antwerp, Belgium
    • “Fermata: Richard Mosse”, The Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art,
  • 2013
    • “The Enclave”, National Pavillion Of Ireland, 55th Venice Art Biennale
  • 2012
    • “Infra”, part of Mois de la Photo, Centre Culturel Irlandais, Paris
    • “Infra”, Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife, Spain
    • “Richard Mosse: Infra”, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, United Kingdom, March
      30–June 10, 2012.
    • “Richard Mosse: Infra”, Weatherspoon Art Museum, North Carolina, January
      14–April 15, 2012.
    • “Richard Mosse: Infra”, Mermaid Arts Centre, Co. Wicklow, Ireland, January
      26–March 1, 2012.
    • Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, Toronto, Canada
    • “Infra”, solo show at the Savannah College of Art and Design, Hong Kong
    • “Infra”, solo show at the Savannah College of Art and Design, Hong Kong
  • 2011
    • “Infra, solo show at Jack Shainman, New York, Nov-Dec
    • “Terrible Beauty: Art, Crisis, Change & The Office of Non-Compliance”,
      Dublin Contemporary
  • 2010
    • “Whatever Was Splendid, Fotofest 2010 Biennial, Houston
  • 2009
    • “The Fall”, solo show at Jack Shainman, New York City
    • “End of History”, solo show at Eigse Arts Festival, Carlow
  • 2008
    • “Airside”, solo show at Jack Shainman, New York City
      Kilkenny Arts Festival, curated by Hugh Mulholland
  • 2007
    • “Nothing to Declare, solo show at Derby University”
  • 2006
    • La Caja Blanca, solo show, Palma de Mallorca


  • The Alfond Collection of Contemporary Art for Rollins College, Cornell Fine Art Museum, Florida
  • The Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon, Dublin
  • Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
  • The Colby College Museum of Art, Maine
  • The Hiscox Collection, London
  • Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
  • The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri
  • Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, New Delhi
  • The Martin Z. Margulies Collection, Miami
    Musée d’Elysee, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Musée des Beaux-arts de Montréal (Montreal Museum of Fine Arts), Canada
  • Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
  • The National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
  • Nelson Atkins Museum, Kansas City, Missouri
  • North Carolina Museum of Art, Florida
  • Orlando Museum of Art, Florida
  • Portland Art Museum, Oregon
  • Statoil Art Collection, Oslo
  • Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina


  • 2020
    •  The Royal Photographic Society Honorary Fellowship
  • 2017
    • Prix Pictet
  • 2016
    • Co-commission by National Gallery of Victoria and the Barbican Art Gallery
      to create “Incoming”
  • 2015
    • Visiting Artists Program: Visiting Minds Lasing Influence, School of the Art
      Institute of Chicago
    • Cultura Ireland grant to bring The Enclave to the Democratic Republic of
  • 2014
    • Deutsche Börse Photography Prize, London (Winner)
  • 2012
    • Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin (Residency)
    • Visual Arts Bursary, Arts Council of Ireland
    • Falk Visiting Artist, Weatherspoon Art Museum, North Carolina
    • European Cities of Advanced Sound Commission, ECAS Network
  • 2011
    • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
  • 2010
    • AIB Art Prize, Royal Dublin Society, New York
    • Lacoste Elysee Award, Miami Basel
  • 2008
    • Leonore Annenberg Fellowship in the Performing and Visual Arts
  • 2005
    • Perspective Award, Ormeau Baths Gallery. Selected by Terry Atkinson and
      Ariella Azoulay
  • 2004
    • AHRB bursary
  • 2002
    • Observer Hodge Award, Guardian Newsroom, London


  • 2021
    • “Diversity United. Contemporary European Art”, Stiftung für Kunst und Kultur, Berlín, Germany

  • 2020
    • “Masculinities: Liberation through Photography”, Barbican, London, UK
    • “DISPLACED: Contemporary Artists Confront the Global Refugee Crisis”, SITE Santa Fe, curated by Irene Hoffmann
    • “Circular Flow: On the Economy of Equality, Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
  • 2019
    • “The Red Bean Grows in the South”, Faurschou Foundation, New York
    • “Summer in the City”, Martin Asbaek Gallery, Copenhagen
    • “Civilization – The way We Live Now”, Ullens Center of Contemporary Art (UCCA), Beijing
    • “Circular Flow On The Economy of Inequality”, Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel
    • “When Home Won’t Let You Stay: Migration”, ICA Boston, Boston
    • “The World to Come”, The University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA),
  • 2018
    • “Civilization – The way We Live Now”, National Museum of Contemporary Art
      Seoul, Seoul
    • “The World to Come”, Harn Museum
    • “Dark MOFO”, MONA Hobart, Tarmania
    • “Beijing Media Art Biennale”, Central Academy of Art Museum, Beijing
    • “Unlimited”, Art Basel 2018, Basel
    • “Extreme”, Museum fur Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt
    • “Light in Wartime”, Apexart, New York
    • “Control, No Control”, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
    • “New Territory”, Denver Art Museum, Denver.
  • 2017
    • “Dress Matters”, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson
    • “NGV Triennial”, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    • “Time as Landscape”, Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Florida
    • “The Art Show”, The Museum of Modern Art of Gunma, Japan
    • “Ethics of Depiction”, Oakland University Art Gallery, Michigan
    • “Perceptual Revolution”, International Center of Photography, New York
  • 2016
    • “Friends With Benefits”, Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife
    • “Transfection of Violence”, MIT, Boston
    • “The Shadow Never Lies”, Shanghai 21 Century Art Museum, Shanghai
  • 2015
    • “Walkers: Hollywood Aftenlives in Art & Artifact”, Museum of the Moving
      Image, New York
    • “Permanent War: The Ager of Global Conflict”, The School of the Museum of
      Fine Art, Chicago
    • “Renaissance, Lille3000”, Tripostal, Lille, France
    • “American Soldier”, Nelson Atkins Museum of ART, Kansas City
    • “Questa e Guerra!”, Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio, Padua
    • “Portraits from the David Kronn Collection”, Butler Gallery, Kilkenny
    • “Young Collections 02: Come and See”, Weserburg Museum of Modern Art,
      Bremen, Germany
  • 2014
    • “Contingency Plans”, Shanghai Study Center, China
    • “Conflict: Art and War”, Contemporary Art Society, London
    • “Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2014”, The Photographer’s Gallery,
    • “On Return and What Remains”, Artspace, Woolloomooloo, Sydney
    • “Phantoms of the Dirt”, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago
    • “Second Sight”, The Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
    • “The Sensory War 1914-2014”, Manchester Art Gallery, United Kingdom
    • “Mise En Scène”, The School Kinderhook, New York
    • “Counter Intelligence”, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Canada
    • “1 + 1 = 1: When Collections Collide”, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts,
    • “Fly Zone”, Westbeth Gallery, New York
    • “Landscape”, Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto,
  • 2013
    • “Reality Based”, Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife
  • 2012
    • “Unnatural”, Bass Museum of Art, September 7–December 4, 2012.
    • Public: Collective Identity: Occupied Space, University of Toronto Art Centre,
      Canada, April 28–June 30, 2012.
    • “Spectral Landscape with Viewing Stations / Color and Contemporary Art”,
      Gallery 400, University of Illinois at Chicago, April 27–June 9, 2012. Curated
      by Pamela Fraser and John Neff.
    • “Immortal Nature”, Edel Assanti. London, January 26–March 3, 2012.
      Curated by Gordon Cheung.
  • 2011
    • “The Second Seating for the Last Supper”, Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife
    • “The Big Reveal”, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City
    • “Hallmark Photographic Collection”, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas
    • “The Long View”, Dublin Gallery of Photography
    • “New York Photo Festival”, curated by Elisabeth Biondi and Enrico Bossan
    • “Kakofonie 003”, Block T, Smithfields Dublin and INFlux, Limerick
    • “Kakofonie 003”, Altes Finanzamt, Berlin and Aubervilliers, Paris
    • “Crossing Boundaries – Photo-Film-Photo”, Triennale der Photographie,
      Hamburg, selected by William Ewing
    • “The Spectacle of War”, The Empty Quarter Gallery, Dubai
    • “I want to go somewhere where the weather suits my clothes
      – a fall of light on fabric”, curated by Finola Jones, Mother’s Tankstation,
    • “Tracing the Unseen Border, curated by Omar Chahoud Lopez and Ian Cofre,
      La MaMa La Galleria, NY
    • “With Hands and Feet, curated by Aoife Rosenmeyer, Torrance Art Museum,
    • “Regeneration2 – Tomorrow’s Photographers Today”, Aperture Gallery, NY
  • 2010
    • “ORT”, curated by Martin Fengel and Jorg Koopman, Kunsthalle Munich
    • “Leben Elementar, curated by Christophe Tannert, Fototriage Trier
    • “NY/Prague 6, curated by Omar Lopez-Chahoud, Futura Project, Prague
    • “Rossini’s Semiramide, Vlaamse Opera, Antwerp, Belgium
    • “AIB Art Prize, Royal Dublin Society, Ireland
    • “Lacoste Elysee Award, Miami Basel
    • “Postcards from the Celtic Tiger, curated by Peggy Sue Amison,
      Xuhui Art Museum, Shanghai, China
    • “Regeneration2 – Tomorrow’s Photographers Today”, Musée de l’Élysée,
      Lausanne, Switzerland
    • “Regeneration2 – Tomorrow’s Photographers Today”, Les Rencontres Arles,
    • “Regeneration2 – Tomorrow’s Photographers Today”, Michaelis School of Fine
      Art, Cape Town, South Africa, July-Sept
    • “Guatephotofestival”, curated by Adriana Teresa, Carlos Mérida Museum of
      Modern Art, Guatemala
    • “Lost & Found”, curated by Misha de Ridder and Julia van Mourik, Theatrum
      Anatomicum, Amsterdam
    • “Para Bellum 12mm”, year long cycle of shows curated by Andrea Aguado
      and Martí Perán, Ca l’Arenas, Museu de Mataró, Barcelona
    • “Landscapes of Quarantine”, at Storefront for Art and Architecture, NYC.
      Curated by Geoff Manaugh and Nicola Twilley
  • 2009
    • “Embedded Art”, installation of Aesthetics of Terror at the Akademie der
      Kunste, Berlin
  • 2008
    • Tate Modern symposium on Friedrich Kittler, screening of 2008 Yale MFA photography 2008 at Gallery 339, Philadelphia
      Yale MFA Photography 2008 at Danziger Projects, New York
    • Yale Photo MFA thesis show, Green Gallery,
      Yale School of Art, 16-27 May
    • “New Insight, selected work from America’s 12 leading art schools, Art
    • “LOOP” Barcelona, video art fair, Barcelona
  • 2007
    • Phillips de Pury, of selected work from C International Photo Magazine
      Jam Art 07 Mallorca, 19-23 Sept
    • Documenta XII Magazine Project, part of Multitudes Journal, France
  • 2006
    • Screening of Ya’ni Intifada at London’s Palestine Film Festival
      Stop Moving, Photodebut collective, duratrans in lightboxes on the back of a
      truck, touring London
  • 2005
    • Bloomberg New Contemporaries, 2005, touring Barbican Art Gallery London, Cornerhouse Manchester, Spike Island Bristol
    • “Perspective”, Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast. Winner of the Perspective
      prize selected by Terry Atkinson and Ariella Azoulay.
      Goldsmiths Postgraduate Diploma thesis show
    • “The Big M, Isis Arts”, touring Newcastle Upon Tyne, Berwick etc
    • “Never Finished, Always Ready”, Shoreditch, London
      International Artist Workshop, Palestinian Ministry of Culture, Ramallah
  • 2004
    • It Went Dark & I Saw, Photodebut group show, London College of Communications
      Open #20, Cafe Gallery Projects, London
  • 2003
    • Camden People’s Theatre, London
  • 2002
    • Observer Hodge Award, Guardian Newsroom, London