Erin O'KEEFE

Born in 1962 in Bronxville, NY

Lives and works in New York City and New Brunswick, Canada.

EDUCATION

  • 1988: Master of Architecture, Columbia University, New York
  • 1984: Bachelor of Fine Arts, Cornell University, Ithaca

AWARDS

  • 2019: NYFA Fellowship in Photography 
  • 2017: Santo Foundation Individual Artist Prize 
  • 2015: PDN 30 Named one of Photo District News 30 Photographers to Watch 
  • 2013: NYFA Finalist Fellow in Photography 
  • 2013: Hey Hot Shot winner 
  • 2010: CCNY Photography Competition

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2020 Certain Things, Seventeen Gallery, London, UK
  • 2019 Seeing Things, Denny Dimin Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2017 Book of Days, Denny Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2015 Things as They Are, Denny Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2015 Natural Disasters, Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • 2021 ARCO Madrid, con Galería Leyendecker “Ways of Seeing Abstraction – Works from the Deutsche Bank Collection, PalaisPopulaire, Berlin, DE
  • 2020 Triple Play Steve Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, Paolo Arao, Rhys Coren and Erin O’Keefe
  • 2020 Conversations in Colour, Cooke Latham Gallery, London, UK, Erin O’Keefe, Rose Davey and Leah Guadagnoli
  • 2020 AND/ALSO: Photography (Mis)represented, Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY curated by Chandler Allen
  • 2019 Joy Before the Object, Seventeen Gallery, London, UK, curated by Richard Paul
  • 2019 Paperworks, Albada Jelgersma Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
  • 2019 20 x16 Biennial, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Geoffrey Young
  • 2018 Invariants, Ampersand Gallery, Portland, OR
  • 2018 Ecstatic Vernacular, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY, Erin O’Keefe and Matt Kleberg
  • 2017 NEW YORK, NEW WORK, Albada Jelgersma Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
  • 2017 Painters and Photographers, Providence College Galleries, Providence, RI curated by Jamilee Lacy
  • 2017 Press One For Show, Lorimoto Gallery, Ridgewood, NY, curated by Robert Otto Epstein
  • 2017 Photo II, Transmitter Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Carl Gunhouse
  • 2016 Inside Out/Upside Down, The Photographer’s Gallery, London, UK, curated by Wandering Bears
  • 2016 The City and The City, Denny Gallery Pop Up, New York, NY
  • 2016 Construction Site, McKenzie Fine Art, New York, NY
  • 2016 Big Nothing, Sous Les Etoiles Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Richard Caldicott
  • 2016 PASS/FAIL, Ortega Y Gassett Projects, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Will Hutnick
  • 2016 Not So Still Life, Glyndor Gallery, Wave Hill, Bronx, NY, curated by Jennifer McGregor and Gabriel de GuzmaN
  • 2015 Emerging, Annenberg Space for Photography, Los Angeles, CA, selections from PDN 30 from 1999 – 2015
  • 2015 COMMAND-Z, Improvised Show Boat #7, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Lauren Britton and Zachary Keeting
  • 2015 20 x16, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Geoffrey Young
  • 2015 It’s All Been Done Before, Forum Art Space, Cleveland, Ohio, curated by Brandon Juhasz
  • 2014 Vice Photography Issue Exhibition, Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Matthew Leifheit
  • 2014 Frameshift, Denny Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Useful Pictures
  • 2014 Photographs 2, Silver Projects, Brooklyn, NY, curated by James Reeder
  • 2014 Estuary, NYFA Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, curated by David Terry.
  • 2013 Lightplay, Gallery 21, Moscow, Russia, curated by Kate Greenberg
  • 2013 Blog/REblog, Signal Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Max Marshall and Paul Paper
  • 2013 Hey Hot Shot, Jen Bekman Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2012 More Photographs about Buildings and Food, Gallery 339, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2012 31 Women in Art Photography, Hasted Krautler Gallery, New York, NY curated by Jon Feinstein and Natalia Sacasa
  • 2011 Remasters, Plug Projects, Kansas City, MO
  • 2010 2010 Photography Competition Exhibition, Camera Club of NY, juried by James Casebere