Richard Mosse

Born 1980 in Ireland

Lives and works in New York & Congo






“Incoming”, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco (Upcoming)
“Incoming”, Le Lieu Unique, Nantes, France 




“The Castle”, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha (Upcoming)

“The Castle”, MAC Museum, La Coruña (Upcoming)
“Incoming”, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis (Upcoming)

"The Castle", Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife

"Richard Mosse, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebrasca

"Beyond Here Lies Nothin", Arcadia University, Philadelphia

"The Castle", Arsenal Contemporary Toronto, Ontario 




"The Castle", Carlier Gebauer, Berlin

"Richard Mosse, The Curve", National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

"Heat Maps", Jack Shainman Gallery, New York

"Richard Mosse, The Curve", Barbican Centre, London




"Heat Maps", Carlier Gebauer, Germany

"Richard Mosse", Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife, Spain
“Richard Mosse: The Enclave”, Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University




“The Enclave”, DHC/ART Foundation for Contemporary Art, Montreal

“The Enclave”, Portland Museum of Art, Oregon

“The Enclave”, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark




“The Devil You Know”, CAAM, Gran Canaria, Spain
“The Enclave”, Galleries UNSW, COFA, Sydney
“The Enclave”, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York

“The Enclave”, FOAM, Amsterdan
“The Enclave”, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin
“The Enclave”, Buttler Gallery, Kilkenny




“The Enclave”, National Pavillion Of Ireland, 55th Venice Art Biennale



“Infra”, part of Mois de la Photo, Centre Culturel Irlandais, Paris
“Infra”, Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife, Spain

“Richard Mosse: Infra”, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, United Kingdom, March 30–June 10, 2012.

“Richard Mosse: Infra”, Weatherspoon Art Museum, North Carolina, January 14–April 15, 2012.

“Richard Mosse: Infra”, Mermaid Arts Centre, Co. Wicklow, Ireland, January 26–March 1, 2012.

Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, Toronto, Canada

“Infra”, solo show at the Savannah College of Art and Design, Hong Kong

“Infra”, solo show at the Savannah College of Art and Design, Hong Kong




“Infra, solo show at Jack Shainman, New York, Nov-Dec

“Terrible Beauty: Art, Crisis, Change & The Office of Non-Compliance”, Dublin Contemporary




“Whatever Was Splendid, Fotofest 2010 Biennial, Houston




“The Fall”, solo show at Jack Shainman, New York City

“End of History”, solo show at Eigse Arts Festival, Carlow




“Airside”, solo show at Jack Shainman, New York City

Kilkenny Arts Festival, curated by Hugh Mulholland





“Nothing to Declare, solo show at Derby University”




La Caja Blanca, solo show, Palma de Mallorca







“Circular Flow On The Economy of Inequality”, Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel
“When Home Won’t Let You Stay: Migration”, ICA Boston, Boston
“The World to Come”, The University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA),   Michigan

“Migration”, ICA Boston, Boston (Forthcoming)




“The World to Come”, Harn Museum
“Dark MOFO”, MONA Hobart, Tarmania

“Beijing Media Art Biennale”, Central Academy of Art Museum, Beijing

"Unlimited", Art Basel 2018, Basel

"Extreme", Museum Fur Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt

"Light in Wartime", Apexart, New York

"Control, No Control", Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg

"New Territory", Denver Art Museum, Denver




"Dress Matters", Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson

"NGV Triennial", National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

"Time As Landscape", Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Florida

"The Art Show", The Museum of Modern Art of Gunma, Japan

"Ethics of Depiction", Oakland University Art Gallery, Michigan

"Perpetual Revolution", International Center of Photography, NY




"Friends With Benefits", Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife

"Transfection of Violence", MIT, Boston

"The Shadow Never Lies", Shanghai 21 Century Art Museum, Shanghai




"Walkers: Hollywood Aftenlives in Art & Artifact", Museum of the Moving Image, New York

"Permanent War: The Ager of Global Conflict", The School of the Museum of Fine Art, Chicago

"Renaissance, Lille3000", Tripostal, Lille, France

"American Soldier", Nelson Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City

"Questa e Guerra!", Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio, Padua

“Portraits from the David Kronn Collection”, Butler Gallery, Kilkenny

“Young Collections 02: Come and See”, Weserburg Museum of Modern Art, Bremen, Germany




“Contingency Plans”, Shanghai Study Center, China

“Conflict: Art and War”, Contemporary Art Society, London

“Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2014”, The Photographer’s Gallery, London

 “On Return and What Remains”, Artspace, Woolloomooloo, Sydney

“Phantoms of the Dirt”, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago

“Second Sight”, The Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin

“The Sensory War 1914-2014”, Manchester Art Gallery, United Kingdom

“Mise En Scène”, The School Kinderhook, New York

“Counter Intelligence”, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Canada
“1 + 1 = 1: When Collections Collide”, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Canada

“Fly Zone”, Westbeth Gallery, New York
“Landscape”, Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Italia



“Reality Based”, Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife



“Unnatural”, Bass Museum of Art, September 7–December 4

Public: Collective Identity: Occupied Space, University of Toronto Art Centre, Canada, April 28–June 30, 2012.

“Spectral Landscape with Viewing Stations / Color and Contemporary Art”, Gallery 400, University of Illinois at Chicago, April 27–June 9, 2012. Curated by Pamela Fraser and John Neff.

“Immortal Nature”, Edel Assanti. London, January 26–March 3, 2012. Curated by Gordon Cheung.




“The Second Seating for the Last Supper”, Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife

“The Big Reveal”, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City

“Hallmark Photographic Collection”, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas

“The Long View”, Dublin Gallery of Photography

“New York Photo Festival”, curated by Elisabeth Biondi and Enrico Bossan

“Kakofonie 003”, Block T, Smithfields Dublin and INFlux, Limerick

“Kakofonie 003”, Altes Finanzamt, Berlin and Aubervilliers, Paris

“Crossing Boundaries – Photo-Film-Photo”, Triennale der Photographie, Hamburg, selected by William Ewing

“The Spectacle of War”, The Empty Quarter Gallery, Dubai

“I want to go somewhere where the weather suits my clothes
– a fall of light on fabric”, curated by Finola Jones, Mother’s Tankstation, Dublin

“Tracing the Unseen Border, curated by Omar Chahoud Lopez and Ian Cofre, La MaMa La Galleria, NY

“With Hands and Feet, curated by Aoife Rosenmeyer, Torrance Art Museum, California.

“Regeneration2 – Tomorrow’s Photographers Today”, Aperture Gallery, NY




“ORT”, curated by Martin Fengel and Jorg Koopman, Kunsthalle Munich

“Leben Elementar, curated by Christophe Tannert, Fototriage Trier

“NY/Prague 6, curated by Omar Lopez-Chahoud, Futura Project, Prague

“Rossini’s Semiramide, Vlaamse Opera, Antwerp, Belgium

“AIB Art Prize, Royal Dublin Society, Ireland

“Lacoste Elysee Award, Miami Basel

“Postcards from the Celtic Tiger, curated by Peggy Sue Amison,
Xuhui Art Museum, Shanghai, China

“Regeneration2 - Tomorrow's Photographers Today”, Musée de l'Élysée, Lausanne, Switzerland

“Regeneration2 - Tomorrow's Photographers Today”, Les Rencontres Arles, France

“Regeneration2 - Tomorrow's Photographers Today”, Michaelis School of Fine Art, Cape Town, South Africa, July-Sept

“Guatephotofestival”, curated by Adriana Teresa, Carlos Mérida Museum of Modern Art, Guatemala

“Lost & Found”, curated by Misha de Ridder and Julia van Mourik, Theatrum Anatomicum, Amsterdam

“Para Bellum 12mm”, year long cycle of shows curated by Andrea Aguado and Martí Perán, Ca l'Arenas, Museu de Mataró, Barcelona

“Landscapes of Quarantine”, at Storefront for Art and Architecture, NYC. Curated by Geoff Manaugh and Nicola Twilley




“Embedded Art”, installation of Aesthetics of Terror at the Akademie der
Kunste, Berlin




Tate Modern symposium on Friedrich Kittler, screening of

2008 Yale MFA photography 2008 at Gallery 339, Philadelphia

Yale MFA Photography 2008 at Danziger Projects, New York

Yale Photo MFA thesis show, Green Gallery,
Yale School of Art, 16-27 May

“New Insight, selected work from America's 12 leading art schools, Art Chicago

“LOOP” Barcelona, video art fair, Barcelona




Phillips de Pury, of selected work from C International Photo Magazine
Jam Art 07 Mallorca, 19-23 Sept

Documenta XII Magazine Project, part of Multitudes Journal, France




Screening of Ya'ni Intifada at London's Palestine Film Festival

Stop Moving, Photodebut collective, duratrans in lightboxes on the back of a truck, touring London




Bloomberg New Contemporaries, 2005, touring Barbican Art Gallery London, Cornerhouse Manchester, Spike Island Bristol

“Perspective”, Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast. Winner of the Perspective prize selected by Terry Atkinson and Ariella Azoulay.

Goldsmiths Postgraduate Diploma thesis show

“The Big M, Isis Arts”, touring Newcastle Upon Tyne, Berwick etc

“Never Finished, Always Ready”, Shoreditch, London

International Artist Workshop, Palestinian Ministry of Culture, Ramallah




It Went Dark & I Saw, Photodebut group show, London College of Communications

Open #20, Cafe Gallery Projects, London




Camden People's Theatre, London




Observer Hodge Award, Guardian Newsroom, London