Timeline

1970
Born in Los Angeles, CA
1992
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Lives and works in Los Angeles

Exhibitions

2011
The shortest distance between 2 points is often intolerable, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy.
2011
Team Gallery, New York (solo)
2010
Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium, (C) (solo)
2010
Honor Fraser, Los Angeles (solo)
2009
Maureen Paley, London (solo)
2008
Defect’s Mirror, Team Gallery, New York (solo)
2008
The Hidden, Maureen Paley, London
2008
History Keeps Me Awake at Night: A Genealogy of Wojnarowicz, PPOW, New York
2008
That was then…This is now, PS1, New York
2007
Post-Rose: Artists in and out of the Hazard Park Complex (curated by Sterling Ruby)
2007
Painting as Fact, Fact as Fiction (curated by Bob Nickas) Galerie Christian Nagel, Berlin, de Pury & Luxembourg, Zurich
2007
Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
2007
Team Gallery, New York (solo)
2006
I Love My Scene: Scene Two (curated by José Freire), Mary Boone Gallery, New York
2006
New Painting from L.A, Peres Projects, Berlin
2006
Loveless, Team Gallery, New York, NY
2005
The Pantagruel Syndrome (curated by Francesco Bonami and Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev), Turin Triennial, Turin
2005
5 X U, Team Gallery, New York
2005
LISTE, Basel, Switzerland (under the auspices of Team Gallery) (solo)
2005
Team Gallery, New York (solo)

Public Collections

Frank Cohen MOCA Manchester, UK
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA

Literature

2011
Mr. V, New Graffiti: Peter Dundas Nominates David Ratcliff, V Magazine, 20 January 2011
2010
Ratcliff, David, as told to O’Neill-Butler, Lauren, 500 words, artforum.com, 6 December 2010.
2009
Art: David Ratcliff, Kultureflash.net, May 2009
2008
Gavin, Francesca, Behind the veil: The Hidden, Dazed & Confused, February 2008, p.162.
2008
Nickas, Bob, Best of 2008: Abstract Painting, Artforum, December 2008, p.292.
2007
Orden, Abraham, "The Minute" artnet.com, 07 June 2007.
2006
Amy, Michael, "Review" Art in America, January 2006, p. 123.
2005
Ratcliff, David, “Art Pages: David Ratcliff,” Animal, Fall 2005, pp.79-81.
2005
Cotter, Holland, “5 X U,” The New York Times, 22 July 2005, p. E32.
2005
Johnson, Ken, “The Listings: David Ratcliff,” The New York Times, 22 April 2005, E26.
2005
Laster, Paul, “David Ratcliff,” flavorpill.com, 5-11 April 2005
2005
Baker, R.C., “Spring Preview: David Ratcliff,” Village Voice, 02 March 2005