BORN 1976, Boston, MA
  Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA
   
   
EDUCATION
   
2005 MFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
1999 BFA, University of Michigan, School of Art and Design, Ann Arbor, MI
   
   
SELECTED ONE AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
   
2017 NOW, EARTH, Galerie Hussenot, Paris, France
   
2016 KNOWLEDGE OF THE FUTURE ESTATE, M+B, Los Angeles, CA
   
2014 Nothing but Trouble, Know More Games, Brooklyn, NY
  Sexus, Thomas Solomon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   
2012 Zeal for the Law, Anthony Greaney Gallery, Boston, MA
   
2011 Who’s the Father of Learning?, Thomas Solomon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   
2010 Variations, Thomas Solomon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   
   
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
   
2017 On Stellar Rays, organized by John Houck, New York, NY (forthcoming)
  Geranium, Stems Gallery, curated by Adrianne Rubenstein, Brussels, Belgium
  A Movable Feast I, Galerie Hussenot, Paris, France
   
2016 80WSE, New York, NY
  On the Verge of an Image: Considering Marjorie Keller, LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division), Santa Monica, CA
  PLEASE HAVE ENOUGH ACID IN THE DISH!, Organized by Vinny Dotolo, M+B, Los Angeles, CA
  Bottom Floor, curated by Max Maslansky, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  Inaugural Exhibition, Romeo, New York, NY
  Someday This Will Be Funny, Company, New York, NY
   
2015 Bloody Red Sun of Fantastic LA, curated by Rene-Julien Praz, PIASA, Paris, France
  Bad Boy Bail Bonds Adopt a Highway, curated by Amanda Ross-Ho, Team Gallery, New York, NY
  In An Absolut World True Taste Comes Naturally, curated by Kim Schoen, Camberwell Space, Camberwell College of the Arts, London, UK
  Josh Mannis, Brian Rochefort and Mason Saltarelli, Retrospective, Hudson, NY
  Maraschino, curated by Adrianne Rubenstein, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, OR
   
2014 Stairs Into My Eyes, curated by Dianna Molzan, The Finley, Los Angeles, CA
  The Snowman’s Melting Teeth, curated by Jason Triefenbach, The George V. Doneff Gallery at Arts and Services for Disabled, Inc., Long Beach, CA
  Ibeezin; Seezzions, Michael Jon Gallery, Miami, FL
  The Trouble Between Us, curated by Kenneth Tam, The Weingart Gallery at Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA
   
2013 Made In Space: NY, curated by Laura Owens and Peter Harkawik, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York, NY and Venus Over Manhattan, New York, NY
  Interior 301, curated by Dorothée Dupuis, Galerie Alain Gutharc, Paris, France
  Made in Space, curated by Laura Owens and Peter Harkawik, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   
2012 Y… as in Yet, curated by Olivian Cha, Shanaynay, Paris, France
   
2011 Family Romance, Kavi Gupta Gallery, Berlin, Germany
   
2010 No Soul For Sale, presented by The Suburban, Oak Park, IL and Milwaukee International, Milwaukee, WI at Tate Modern Museum, London, UK
  The Indistinct Seeing, curated by Sonja Gerdes, Infernoesque, Berlin, Germany
   
2009 Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock & Roll since 1967, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL; Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL; Musée d'art Contemporain de Montréal, Québec (catalogue)
   
2008 This Land is Your Land, curated by Anna Mayer, Eveningside, Val Verde, CA
   
   
AWARDS
   
2017 NADA Artadia Award Winner
   
   
CURATORIAL PROJECTS
   
2016 LET LOVE BURN IN ALL THE LAMPS, Ms Barbers, Los Angeles, CA
   
   
BIBLIOGRAPHY
   
2017 "Josh Mannis Picks Up 2017 New York NADA Artadia Award," ARTnews, March 3
   
2016 “Josh Mannis’ Knowledge of the Future Estate’ at M+B, Los Angeles,” BLOUIN ARTINFO, December 21
  Wagley, Catherine. “5 Free Art Shows to See in L.A. This Week,” LA Weekly, December 21
   
2015 Los Angeles Review of Books, Art Feature for Los Angeles Review of Books, Fall, 2015 (catalogue)
   
2014 Diehl, Travis. “Josh Mannis,” Artforum, October
  Griffin, Jonathan. “Josh Mannis,” Frieze, September
  Gas, William. “Josh Mannis,” Art Papers, September
   
2012 Banai, Nuit. “Josh Mannis,” Artforum, April
  Pyper, John. “Josh Mannis,” Art Papers, May
  McQuaid, Cate. “Josh Mannis: Ritual and Exultation,” Boston Globe, February 29
   
2010 Knight, Christopher “A Whimsical and Diabolical Debut,” Los Angeles Times, January 22
   
   
PUBLICATIONS
   
2007 Molon, Dominic, et al. Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock & Roll since 1967. Chicago: Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; New Haven and London: Yale University Press