Chris Coy | Exhibitions

born 1980 Provo, UT
resides Los Angeles, CA/Las Vegas, NV

Chris Coy is a leading contemporary artist and filmmaker of the Post-Internet generation who lives and works between Los Angeles and Las Vegas. He rose to prominence in 2007 when he was featured in Unmonumental, the New Museum in New York’s inaugural exhibition at their current Bowery location. Recent exhibitions include Anat Ebgi (Los Angeles), Johan Berggren (Malmö, Sweden), and Michael Thibault (Los Angeles). Coy’s work has also been featured in numerous international art fairs and festivals, including NADA New York, NADA Miami Beach, Art Toronto, EXPO Chicago, Art Los Angeles Contemporary, UNTITLED San Francisco, Sundance Film Festival, and Moscow International Biennale for Young Art.

Solo and Two-Person Shows

2016 *A Little Death, Anat Ebgi, Los Angeles, CA (forthcoming September 2016) Deep Inside: 5th Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, Moscow, Russia

2015 *Real Sex - Central Utah Art Center, Salt Lake City, UT

2014 The Museum of Love and Devotion: organized by Jason Metcalf - Fairvew Museum of History and Art, Fairview, UT

Under-Parallel-Alter-Multi-Outer-Inner-Other-WORLDS - Michael Thibault, Los Angeles, CA Liquid Crystal Palace: Recent Works with Jeremy Blake - Honor Fraser Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013 Driving Fast Nowhere - Polansky Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
Print Show - Central Utah Art Center, Salt Lake City, UT
After Brad Troemel - published by Link Center for the Arts of the Information Age, Italy Brand Innovations for Ubiquitous Authorship - Carroll Fletcher, London, England
TIN -- Transitions and Trajectories 10+ Years Beyond Art School - Rio Gallery, SLC, UT Gordian Conviviality - Import Projects, Berlin, Germany
Analogital - Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City, UT

2012 In Post - Stadium Gallery, New York, NY
*We Eat w/ Our Eyes (Thesis Exhibition)- USC MFA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA Big Reality - 319 Scholes, Brooklyn, NY
RE:CUT - Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
New Work I.R.L. (in this room), STATION Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011 Circulate, Exchange: Nugget & Gravy - New Wight Gallery (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA Instant LA Summer (Heavy Happy) - Carmichael Gallery, Culver City, CA
New Jpegs - Johan Berggren, Malmö, Sweden
Read/Write - 319 Scholes Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Seven Minutes in Heaven - Control Room, Los Angeles, CA An Important Project - Important Projects. Oakland, CA

2010 ≠BYOB LA, Gayle & Ed Roski MFA Gallery, USC
Doomslangers - Allegra LaViola Gallery, New York, NY
Speed Show:Traces, curated by Silvia Saitoc & Matei Sâmihaian, Bucharest, Romania
Go West - Salt Lake Art Center, Salt Lake City, UT Superman II point 0 - XSPACE/XWEB- Toronto, Canada SoundFjord Sonic Art Jukebox - London, England Full/Operational/Toolbox - Athens, Greece

Breakfast - hosted by ISCP, Brooklyn, NY
≠Stephen Groo Symposium, Sego Arts, City Library, Provo, UT
Low Lives 2 - El Museo del Barrio, Fusebox Festival, Galería de La Raza, Diaspora Vibe Gallery, The Temporary Space, Terminal, Obsidian Arts & Studio 304, New York, Austin, San Francisco, Miami, Houston, Brooklyn Hallway Projects residency with Brion Nuda Rosch- San Francisco, CA
Avatar 4D, Noma and Reference galleries - San Francisco, CA and Richmond, VA (curated by
2nd Annual Terminal Short Video Festival - Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN
An Immaterial Survey of Our Peers - Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL

2009 Awesome and Painful- Free Form Film Festival, San Francisco, CA
Once Upon a Time in the West - Pixxelpoint New Media Art Festival, Nova Gorica, Slovenia-Goriza, Italy Versions - Nederlands Instituut voor Mediakunst, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Contemporary Semantics Beta - Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, Netherlands
≠Forms of Melancholy - Sego Art Center, Provo, UT
The Wheel of The Devil (aka the loop lecture) - curated by MTAA with Ed Halter, New York, NY
Nasty Nets presents : endless pot of gold-cdr’s- Sundance Film Festival’s New Frontier, Park City, UT

2008 Montage: Unmonumental Online/Unmonumental: the Object in the 21st Century- New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY (curators Lauren Cornell & Marisa Olson)
Young Curators, New Ideas - Bond Street Gallery, New York, NY (curated by Laurel Ptak)
K.I.S.S. - Club Internet, (curated by Constant Dullaart)

Is it possible to make a photograph of New Jersey regardless where you are in the world? - Pierro Gallery, NJ *THEEND/THEBEGINNING - (curated by LoVid)

The Great Internet Sleepover - Eyebeam, New York, NY *P.O.P! - Gallery 303, Provo, UT