b. 1982, Portland, OR, USA
Lives and works in New York


Selected One-Person Exhibitions:

“Keegan McHargue,” Galerie Jeanroche Dard, Paris

“Man Burning,” W/____, New York

“In Memory of Painting: Keegan McHargue,” Layr Wuestenhagen Contemporary, Vienna

“Well Charge,” Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris

“The Yellow Spectrum,” Jack Hanley Gallery, San Francisco
“Mauve Deep,” Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, Tokyo

“Air Above Mountains (Building Within),” Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris
“The Control Group,” Metro Pictures, New York

“Drawing Circles,” Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, Tokyo
“Building for Water,” Jack Hanley Gallery, Los Angeles

“The Suns’ Son Mends Man’s Path, Statements,” Art Basel/Miami Beach: Statements, Miami
“Feel the Wind,” Jack Hanley Gallery | Jack Hanley Annex, San Francisco

“The Wolfman Cometh,” Rivington Arms, New York
“Keegan McHargue,” The Wrong Gallery, New York


Selected Group Exhibitions:

“New York Minute II,” Garage Center for Contemporary Culture, Moscow
“Cover Version LP,” BAM Brooklyn, New York

“Stella Luminosa,” Electric Works, San Francisco
“This is Where We Get Off,” Curated by Leo Fitzpatrick, Max Fish, New York
“Man Burning I: Glasser,” W/____, New York
“Man Burning II: Houston,” W/____, New York
“Man Burning III: Yemenwed,” W/____, New York
“Chums,” Curated by Mary Manning, Space 1520, Los Angeles
“A Furnished Landscape,” Center for Performance Research, New York
“Impressions,” Curated by Hisham Bharoocha, Beams Gallery, Tokyo
“Not Quite Open for Business,” The Hole, New York
“Skakeouttttttt: The Sea Giveth, The Sea Taketh Away,” Marina 29, Far Rockaway, New York
“The Power of Selection,” Western Exhibitions, Chicago
“A Ways A Way,” Curated by Devendra Banhart, Half Gallery, New York
“X-Mas in July,” Yvon Lambert Gallery, New York
“New Useless Machines,” Curated by Sight Unseen, OAK, New York
“Default State Network,” Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York

“Partisan Gallery,” Partisan Gallery, San Francisco
“American Art Now,” LES Gallery, Vancouver BC, Canada
“New York Minute,” MARCO Museum Roma, Italy

“Imaginary Realities” Max Wigram Gallery, London

“The Melvins,” Mandrake, Los Angeles
“…What Will be Told of Today Tomorrow: KölnShow2,” European Kunsthalle, Köln

“Only the Paranoid Survive,” Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, New York
“Panic Room-Works from the Dakis Joannou Collection,” DESTE Foundation, Athens
“Air Above Mountains (Building Within),” Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris

“Bay Area Now 4,” Yerba Buena Center, San Francisco
“Gallery Artists,” Jack Hanley Gallery, Los Angeles
“Artist for White Columns,” White Columns, New York
“Art Review: Top 25 Emerging Artists,” Phillips de Pury, New York
“Yo mire un garza mora dandole combate a un rio,” Curated by Devendra Banhart, Atelier Cardenas Bellanger, Paris

“Incantations,” Metro Pictures, New York
“Deliver Us From Evil,” Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
“Lo-Gressive Living: Works on Paper from the San Francisco Bay Area,” The Approach Gallery, London
“Majority Whip,” White Box, New York
“Dessins et des Autre,” Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris
“Mental Space,” Wendy Cooper Gallery, Madison
“Paperwork,” Savage Art Resources, Portland, Oregon
“K48 Klubhouse,” Curated by Scott Hug, Deitch Projects, New York

“We Are Electric,” Curated by Chris Perez, Deitch Projects, New York
“Blatant Localism,” Leo Koenig Annex, New York
“Today’s Man,” Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, Tokyo
“Today’s Man,” John Connelly Presents, New York
“Retreat,” Peres Projects, Los Angeles
“Teenage Rebel: The Bedroom Show,” Galerie du Jour, Agnes b., Paris
“Dirt Wizards,” Brooklyn Fire Proof Inc., New York
“Russell Simmons’ Art for Life Auction Preview,” Kenny Schachter ConTEMPorary, New York
“Group Show,” PNCA, Curated by Ian Hawk, Gallery 500, Portland

“Alife Store,” Deitch Projects, New York
“Alife Store,” Roberts and Tilton, Los Angeles
“No War,” Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco
“From the Trenches,” New Image Arts, Los Angeles
“Skate on Wall,” Nagoya Parko Museum Galleries, Tokyo
“Skate on Wall,” Rocket Japan, Tokyo


Selected Bibliography:

Ross Simonini, “Keegan McHargue,” The Believer, December 2010
“Keegan McHargue,” Beautiful Decay Magazine, April 2010
“Yves Saint Laurent,” Seems Books Zine Set Vol. 1
“Keegan McHargue in Conversation,” Print Magazine Online, December 2010

“Parisan Gallery” published by Partisan Gallery, San Francisco
“The Foibles” Seems Books, San Francisco
“Compass in Hand, Selections from the Judith Rothschild Collection” MoMA New York

Will Bradly “Keegan McHargue,” Bing, Paris

Keegan McHargue, “Mauve Deep: Work on Paper 2002-2007,” Published by Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, Tokyo
Yaelle Amir, “The Control Group,” Art US, January 2007

Kimberly Chun, “Outrageous Fortunes: Keegan McHargue,” San Francisco Guardian, July 30-August 6 2006
“Studio Visit,” Tokion Magazine, October/November, pp. 122
Glen Helfand, “Keegan McHargue: What Would Beckett Say?” Interview, July, pp. 30
Glen Helfand, “Lucid Dreaming,” ArtReview, April, pp. 88 - 91
Pierre-Evariste Douaire, “Keegan McHargue: Air Above Mountains (Building Within),” Gallery Emmanuel Perrotin, no. 02, March – July 2006, pp. 12-13
Keegan McHargue, “Keegan McHargue,” Gallery Emmanuel Perrotin, no. 01, December-March 2006

“Future Greats,” Art Review Magazine, December, pp. 82
Lawrence Rinder, “Cumulus from America: Learning at the Mission School,” Parkett, no. 74, pp. 186-194
“Top 25 Emerging US Artists,” Art Review Magazine, March-April
Francesca Gavin, “San Francisco,” Art Review Magazine, March-April
Monty di Pietro, “Keegan McHargue,” The Japan Times, 23 March
Kathy Grayson, “Live Through This,” Deitch Projects, DAP Publishing
Abraham Orden, “Aperto San Francisco,” Flash Art, July - September

“New Prints Review,” Art On Paper, December
Walter Robinson, “Miami Heat,” Artnet Magazine, December 3rd
Kevin Killian, “Goldies; Visual Art: Keegan McHargue,” San Francisco Bay Guardian, 3 November – 9 November
“Deliver Us From Evil,” The New Yorker, 9 & 16 August
Elizabeth Kley, “Deliver Us From Evil,” ARTnews, October
Matt Wolf, “Majority Whip,” Flash Art, July/September
Ken Johnson, “Incantations,” The New York Times, 16 July
Ellen Fox, “The Cutting Edge Crashes the Dance Yet Again,” Chicago Tribune, 7 May
“Keegan McHargue interviewed by Katharine Grayson,” Wrong Times, Wrong Gallery, New York, New York

Adrian Dannat, “Overture: Keegan McHargue,” Flash Art, November/December
Jerry Saltz, “Babylon Rising,” The Village Voice, September
“Dirt Wizards,” Flavorpill, Issue no. 166
“Keegan McHargue and Dylan Walker,” Self-published
Scott Hug, K48 Magazine, Issue no. 3, October, New York
“A Grand Finale of Group Show Fireworks,” The New York Times, July 18, New York
Jerry Saltz, “Burn Baby Burn: Keegan McHargue and Jules de Balencourt,” The Village Voice, June

“Halsolhof: Keegan McHargue,” Self-published
“Keegan McHargue and Matt Leines,” Self-published


Public Collections:
Judith Rothschild Foundation | Drawing Collection, New York
Deste Foundation of the Contemporary Arts, Athens
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Muesum of Modern Art, San Francsico
Soho House Group, London