Timeline

1972
Born in San Antonio, TX
2002
BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
2005
MFA, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena
2010
Fellow, The American Academy in Berlin, Germany
Lives and works in Los Angeles

Exhibitions

2013
Alone Together, Rubell Family Collection, Miami
2013
A Bridge Too Far, Mottahedan Projects, Dubai
2013
19 rue de Saintonge, Almine Rech Gallery, Paris
2013
Set Pieces, Cardi Black Box, Milan (curated by Andrew Berardini and Lauren Mackler)
2013
Several Species of Small Furry Animals Gathered Together in a Cave and Grooving with a Pict, VW (VeneKlasen/Werner), Berlin
2013
Lincoln Center, New York (solo)
2012
Wrong Spelled Wrong, High Museum of Art, Atlanta (solo)
2012
White Out, Almine Rech Gallery, Brussels (solo)
2012
Buzz Kill, Michael Werner Gallery, New York (solo)
2012
Phantom Limb: Approaches to Painting Today, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
2012
FIGURES, Centre for Contemporary Art Zamek Ujazdowski, Warsaw
2012
High Museum of Art, Atlanta
2011
Lustwarande 2011 - Blemishes, Baroque woodlands De Oude Warande, Tilburg, The Netherlands
2011
Secret Societies, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany; CAPC de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
2011
California Dreamin' - Myths and Legends of Los Angeles, Galerie Almine Rech, Paris, France
2011
Seeing Is a Kind of Thinking: A Jim Nutt Companion, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
2011
Alexander Calder and Contemporary Art: Form, Balance, Joy, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX; Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
2011
Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2010
Alexander Calder and Contemporary Art: Form, Balance, Joy, The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC
2010
Mmnktlplkt, 20 Hoxton Square Projects, London, England (solo)
2010
Two Sheets Thick, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2010
Bad Dimension, Kestnergesellschaft, Hanover, Germany (solo)
2010
Aaron Curry, kestnergesellschaft, Hannover
2010
Alexander Calder and Contemporary Art: Form, Balance, Joy, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
2009
Beg, Borrow and Steal, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
2009
Berlin-Los Angeles, A Tale of Two (Other) Cities, Massimo De Carlo, Milan, Italy
2009
Quodilbet II, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany
2009
Second Nature: The Valentine-Adelson Collection at the Hammer, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
2009
KölnSkulptur 5, Cologne, Germany
2009
twofacetwo, with Thomas Houseago, VW (Veneklasen/Werner), Berlin, Germany (solo)
2009
Two Face: Aaron Curry and Thomas Houseago, Ballroom Marfa, Texas (solo)
2009
The Colour Out of Space, Michael Werner Gallery, New York (Solo)
2009
Aaron Curry: Bad Dimension, Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bergamo, Italy (solo)
2008
Hammer Project, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (Solo)
2008
Another Language, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Berlin (Solo)
2008
Black Swan: A Sculpture Show, organized by Aaron Curry and Thomas Houseago, Michael Werner Gallery, London
2008
Series Drawings, Michael Werner Gallery, New York
2008
Aaron Curry, Richard Hawkins, Peter Saul, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles
2008
Open Plan Living, curated by Andrew Renton, Art Tel Aviv 08
2008
Friends and Family, Anton Kern Gallery, New York
2008
Nobody Puts Baby in a Corner, Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin
2007
Unmonumental: The Object in the 21st Century, New Museum of Contemporary Art, NY
2007
Post Rose: Artists In and Out of the Hazard Park Complex, Galerie Christian Nagel, Berlin
2007
Sculptor’s Drawings: Ideas, Studies, Sketches, Proposals and More, Angles Gallery, Santa Monica
2007
Michael Werner Gallery, London (Solo)
2007
Stuff: International Contemporary Art from the Collection of Burt Aaron, Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit
2007
Aspect, Forms and Figures, curated by Joao Ribas, Bellwether, New York
2007
Material Photographs, organized by Anthony Pearson, Shane Campbell Gallery, Oak Park
2006
Red Eye: Los Angeles Artists from the Rubell Family Collection, Rubell Family Collection, Miami
2006
L.A. Trash and Treasure, Milliken Gallery, Stockholm
2006
Untitled (for H.C. Westermann), The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu
2006
25 Bold Moves, curated by Simon Watson and Craig Hensala, House of Campari, Venice Beach
2006
Cloudbreak, organized by David Kordansky, Hiromi Yoshii, Tokyo
2006
Bank Robber, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles (Solo)
2005
Southern Exposure, Wight Gallery, Los Angeles
2005
Autonomy, Foxy Production, New York
2004
Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley
2002
The Anniversary Show, 1R Gallery, Chicago

Literature

2010
Aaron Curry: Bad Dimension, Verlag der Buchhandlung Walter König, Cologne
2010
Alexander Calder and Contemporary Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Thames & Hudson, Chicago
2010
At Home/Not at Home: Works from the Collection of Martin and Rebecca Eisenberg, Annandale-on-Hudson: Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College
2009
Roselione-Valadez, Juan (ed.), Beg Borrow and Steal, Rubell Family Collection, Miami
2009
Aaron Curry: The Colour Out of Space, Michael Werner Gallery, New York
2009
Jacobson, Karen (ed.) , Hammer Projects: 1999-2009, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
2009
KölnSkuptur 5: Reality Check, Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Cologne
2009
Berlin-Los Angeles: A Tale of Two (Other) Cities, Galli Thierry, Milan
2008
Holzwarth, Hans Werner (ed.) Art Now 3, Taschen, Cologne
2007
Material Photographs, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago
2007
Unmonumental: The Object in the 21st Century, Phaidon Press Limited, London
2007
Coetzee, Mark (ed.), Red Eye: Los Angeles Artists from the Rubell Family Collection, Rubell Family Collection, Miami
2006
Rooks, Michael (ed.), Dreaming of a Speech Without Words: The Paintings and Early Objects of H.C. Westermann, The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu