b. 1977, Burbank, California
Lives and works in Los Angeles

EDUCATION


2005 Master of Fine Arts, Yale University

2004 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture

2000 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Fordham University


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2019 Performance Anxiety, Moskowitz Bayse, Los Angeles (Upcoming)

2018 Left Field Gallery, Seeing Each Other, Collaboration with Michael Henry Hayden, Los Osos, CA

2017 Del Vaz Projects, The Green Curtain, Collaboration with Michael Henry Hayden, Los Angeles, CA

2016 Chan Gallery, Pomona College, Anthony Lepore and Samira Yamin, Claremont, CA
Left Field Gallery, Square Hole, Round Peg, Collaboration with Michael Henry Hayden, San Luis Obisbo, CA

2015 François Ghebaly Gallery, Bikini Factory, Los Angeles, CA
Public Fiction, Splash, Glow, Fullflex, at the Bikini Factory, Curated by Lauren Mackler,  Los Angeles, CA
The Finley Gallery, Sleepy Head, Collaboration with Michael Henry Hayden, Los Angeles, CA

2014 California Museum of Photography, Flash, Riverside, CA

2013 Paris Photo LA Solo Project, Nocturne, Los Angeles, CA

2012 Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Night Walk, Artists Respond Series (Online interactive commission), Los Angeles, CA

2011 François Ghebaly Gallery, New Wilderness, Los Angeles, CA 
M+B Gallery, New Wilderness Part Two, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Los Angeles Central Library, Paper Surrogate, Los Angeles, CA

2008 Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Restoration, Kansas City, MO

2007 Marvelli Gallery, Bird Shop, New York, NY.

2006 Marvelli Gallery, I Would Make You My Own, New York, NY

2005 Groeflin Maag Gallery, Basel, Switzerland


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2019 Dorsky Gallery, Distance, New York, NY
The Pit Presents, Left Field, Glendale, CA

2018 Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Selections from the Reinstein Collection, Los Angeles, CA

2017 DXIX Projects, Leaning Tower of Pisa, Los Angeles, CA

2016 Josh Lilley Gallery, New Builds, London

2015 J. Paul Getty Museum, In Focus: Animalia, Los Angeles, CA
Team Gallery, Bad Boys Bail Bonds Adopt a Highway, Curated by Amanda Ross-ho, New York, NY
M+B Gallery, Russian Doll, Los Angeles, CA 

2014 Armory Center for the Arts, Attunement, Los Angeles, CA
356 Mission, Another Cats Show, Los Angeles, CA
Xippas, Me and Benjamin, Paris

2013 Josh Lilley Gallery, The Scandalized Mask, London
Cardi Blackbox Gallery, Sets, Milan, Italy
Klemens Gasser & Tanja Grunert, October 18, 1977, New York,  NY
Cleopatra’s, Works Sited, Reprised, Brooklyn,  NY


2012 The Church of the Holy Shroud, Treating Shadows as Real Things, Curated by  Andrew Berardini and Lauren Mackler, Artissima Lido, Turin, Italy
Ramiken Crucible, Cave-In, Puerto Rico
Helene Bailly Gallery, Los Angeles Contemporary Tendencies, Paris, France.
François Ghebaly Gallery, Deep Space, Los Angeles, CA
DAAP Gallery, Photogenus, University of Cincinnati, Ohio
For Your Art Gallery, Queer Pile-Up, Los Angeles, CA

2011 Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, (Un)Natural Histories, Kansas City, MO
LAXART, On Forgery: Is One Thing Better Than Another?, Los Angeles, CA
Statler Waldorf Gallery, My House Is Your House, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Roberts & Tilton, Gray Day, Los Angeles, CA
Portugal Biennial, The Billboard Project, Lisbon, Portugal
Luis de Jesus, Group Show, Santa Monica, CA

2009 Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, The Poetics of Space, Kansas City, MO
The Constant Gallery, Desert Sexy, Los Angeles, CA  

2007 Shanghai Museum of Contemporary Art, Art in America: 300 Years of  Innovation. Organized by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, Shanghai, China
Jail Gallery, Pie in the Face, Los Angeles, CA

2006 Guggenheim International Gala, Guggenheim Pictures: A Conceptual Portfolio, New York, NY

2005 Bernard Toale Gallery, The Once Over. Curated by David Hilliard, Boston, MA
Ingalls Gallery, Monstrously Tranquil, Curated by Christian Curiel, Miami, FL

2003 Art Space, For The Birds. Curated by Denise Markonish and Michael Crewdson, New Haven, CT


CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2018 AWHRHWAR gallery, Spectator Sport: Terra-cotta Tableaux by Steve Rogers, Los Angles, CA.

2015 Paris Photo LA, California Unedited: The Photographs of R.J. Arnold, Los Angeles, CA

2014 El Paso de Robles Area Historical Society, Shared Histories Part II, Paso Robles, CA

2013 El Paso de Robles Area Historical Society, Shared Histories: R.J. Arnold’s Portraits of the Central Coast, Paso Robles, CA


BIBLIOGRAPHY


Griffin, Jonathan. “Anthony Lepore: Bikini Factory.” Aperture Magazine, Spring 2017.
Wagley, Catherine. “Steve Rogers at AWHRHWAR.” Contemporary Art Review Los Angeles, 2018.
Cotton, Charlotte. “Photography is Magic.” Aperture Publications, 2016. 
Curry, Taylor. “Metropolis: Los Angeles.” Aint-Bad Magazine, 2016.
Mizota, Sharon.  “Review: Bikini Factory.” Los Angeles Times, May 2015.
Wagley, Catherine.  “The Suit Life.” LA Weekly, June 2015.
Bay Gachot, Sarah. “Inside a Bikini Factory, a Photographer Plays with Fabric.” Hyperallergic, April 2015.
Wagley, Catherine. “Under the Sheets.” LA Weekly. March 2015.
Nelson, Steffie. “The Distinct Californication of Paris Photo.” The New York Times Style Magazine, May 2015
Linn, Sarah. “Photo Exhibitions Offer Glimpse of 19th SLO County.” The Tribune, April 2015.
Munro, Cait. “Seven Reasons For Paris Photo.” Artnet News, May 2015
Wullschlager, Jackie.  “The Scandalized Mask.”  The Financial Times, London, June 2013.
Capasa, Ennio. “Strada.” Flair Magazine, December 2012.
Nam, Daisy. “Anthony Lepore’s Garden.” Wilder Quarterly, December 2012.
Berardini, Andrew. “Night Walk.” Pasadena Magazine. December 2012.  
Mackler, Lauren. “The Gold Issue.” Public Fiction Journal. 2011.
Lehrer-Graiwer, Sarah. "Critic's Pick." Artforum. June 2011.
Berardini, Andrew. “Natural History: Anthony Lepore and Mark Hagen.” LA Weekly, June 2011.
Aesthetic Magazine. “Ten to See.” June 2011.
Tokion Magazine. “Portfolio.” Collaboration with Daniel Gordon.  February 2010.
Cook, Chris. “Restoration.” Kemper Museum of Art, 2008.
Thorson, Alice. “Human Dynamics.” The Kansas City Star, October, 2008.
Cook, Chris. “Kemper ARTcast.” 89.3 KCUR FM, 2008.
Hsu, Helen. “Everything is Problematized.” Art in America Now, 2007.
Cotton, Charlotte. “What’s so Contemporary About Photography,” Yale Art Gallery Bulletin, 2006.
Aletti, Vince. "Anthony Lepore," The New Yorker. March 13, 2006.
“Art,” The New York Sun, February 23, 2006.
Hsu, Gin K. “Photography: Anthony Lepore,” Flavorpill, Issue 299, February 28, 2006.
Therond, Eve. “Actualite—New York,” Photo, France, March 2006. 
Haskell, David. “A Game of Tag,” Topic, Issue 10, 2006.
Crewdson, Michael, and Denise Markonish. “For The Birds,” Artspace Press, 2004.

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS


The Guggenheim Museum, New York
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles
The Getty Museum, Los Angeles
The Armand Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven
The Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte
Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago
The Fitchburg Museum of Art, Massachusetts

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