Lives and works in Los Angeles and Berlin


Royal College of Art, London, Masters in Philosophy from the Photography Department, 2008

California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA, 2005

ONE-PERSON Exhibitions

2017     Hawaii, Moskowitz Bayse, Los Angeles (Upcoming)
            The Hysteric's Discourse, Young Projects, Los Angeles (Upcoming)

2016     Fontane Gurgulear, Curated by Alice Könitz, Los Angeles Museum of Art at Occidental College, Los Angeles

2015     Have You Ever Let Someone Be Strong, Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, Wisconsin

2006     A Series Of Catastrophes And Celebrations, Bank, London


2017     Ours is a City of Writers Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles

2016      MIKE!, MIKE!, MIKE!, DXIX Projects, Venice, California
              An Open Form, Continued, Women's Center for Creative Work, Los Angeles
              KOMMA, Curated by Corinna Schnitt, Kunstverein Springhornhof, Neuenkirchen, Germany

2015     duh? Art & Stupidity, Focal Point Gallery, Essex, United Kingdom
             Imitation Game, Maraya Art Park, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
             Ding Dong, 'State for the Impossible', Kleine Humboldt Galerie, Tieranatomisches Theatre, Berlin
             In an Absolut World True Taste Comes Naturally, Camberwell Space, London
             Remebering Forward: Conversations on Photography, LAXART, Los Angeles
             Loosely Bound, Material Screening, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

2014     Objective Considerations in Contemporary Phenomena, MOT International, London
             Stupidous, South London Gallery, London
             Unsparing Quality, Diane Rosenstein Gallery, Los Angeles

2013     Returning to Berlin, Motto Books, Berlin
             On The Other Hand: Video Work from Los Angeles, Museo de Arte Moderno y Contemporaneo, Santander, Spain
             Masters Of Irreverence, Area 1 Gallery, Los Angeles

2012     Projekt Paper, Soutterain Gallery, Berlin
             Knowledges, Mount Wilson Observatory, Los Angeles

2011     A Voyage Around My Room, Norma Mangione Gallery, Turin, Italy
            Between Document and Fiction, Maus Habitos, Porto, Portugal
            Mining the Archive, Outpost for Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
            Quick Chant, LAXART, Los Angeles

2010     Lovingly, Rose Peebles, Brand Library Ary Gallery, Los Angeles
             A Man Asleep, LM Projects, Los Angeles

2009    Trust Fall, Whitechapel Gallery, London
             The Awful Parenthesis, Curated by Aram Moshayedi, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles
             I'll Be Your Mirror, Bank, Los Angeles

2007     Beyond Image: Photography in Contemporary Art, The Armory, Pasadena

2006     Wight Biennial: The Anxiety of Influence, New Wight Gallery, University of California, Los Angeles


Articles & Reviews

2012     Martin, Edgar; Green, Jesse Aron, “A Ride of Circular Notions,” Hotshoe, September 2012

2011      Sutton, Kate, “Voyage Around my Room”, ArtForum, Winter 2011

2008    Viegener, Mathias, “The Region of Unlikeness”, X-TRA, Spring 2008

2007     Reference Book: Photography at the Royal College of Art” 2007
              Gray, Emma. “L.A. Confidential.” ArtNet Magazine, February, 2007

2006     Duncan, Michael. “Opening Salvos in L.A.” Art in America, November 2006
              Meyer, Holly, Art in Review, Los Angeles Times, November 2006


2017     "HAWAII", Moskowitz Bayse, 2017

2015     “Volumes”, E.R.O.S. Press: Issue 7, November 2015

2014     “The Expansion of the Instant: Photography, Anxiety, Infinity,” X-TRA Contemporary Art Quarterly, Summer 2014

2010     “The Serial Attitude Redux,” X-TRA Contemporary Art Quarterly, Winter Issue Vol. 12 

2010     “The Moyen Complet,” MATERIAL Issue 2

2007     MATERIAL: Founder and co-editor of journal of texts by visual artists (




2015     Remembering Forward: Conversations on Photography, Curated by Kim Schoen & Eric Stone, LAXART, Los Angeles
             In An Absolut World True Taste Comes Naturally, Camberwell Wilson Road Lecture Theatre, London. Symposium

2014     The Expansion of The Instant, Archive Kabinett, Berlin
             Artist Talk, The Hochschule für Bildende Künste Braunschweig, Braunschweig

2013     Returning to Berlin: A Symposium on Repetition and Photography, Motto Books, Berlin

2012     Artist Talk, at the Invitation of James Welling, Photography Department, University of California, Los Angeles

2011      Language & Uncertainty: Kim Schoen and Cody Trepte, LM Projects, Los Angeles

2008     Art & Practice: Kim Schoen, Lorraine Molina and Pilar Tompkins, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

2007     Metonymy and Photography, Guest Critical and Historical Studies Lecture, The Royal College of Art, London

2006     Ubiquity and Photography, Guest Critical and Historical Studies Lecture, The Royal College of Art, London


2014     Creative Capital Finalist

2013     Andy Warhol Arts Writers Creative Capital Grant Finalist

2012     CCI/ARC Grant Recipient

2011     Andy Warhol Arts Writers Creative Capital Grant Finalist

2007     RCA Society Thames & Hudson Art Book Prize
              Selected for Artist Pension Trust / Los Angeles
              Cité Internationale des Arts, Artist Residency, Paris

Permanent Collections

Los Angeles County Museum of Art