Mark McKnight

Mark McKnight, Burned Map (or Body), 2019gelatin silver print332 × 40 inches, 81.28 × 101.60 cm
Mark McKnight, His Birth (or Black Egg), 2019gelatin silver print20 x 24 inches, 50.80 x 60.96 cm
Mark McKnight, The Black Place , 2019gelatin silver print40 x 50 inches, 101.60 x 127.00 cm
Mark McKnight, untitled, 2019gelatin silver print24 x 30 inches, 60.96 x 76.20 cm
Mark Mcknight, Violence, 2019gelatin silver print11 x 14 inches, 27.94 x 35.56 cm
Mark McKnight, An Island, 2018pigment print20 x 34 inches



2020 Park View / Paul Soto, Los Angeles (upcoming)
2020 In this temporarily prevailing landscape, Klaus von Nichtssagend, New York, NY
2019 Aperture Portfolio Prize, Aperture Foundation, New York, NY
2019 Shadow & Shadow of Shadow, Roger’s Office, Los Angeles, CA
2018 Turn Into, James Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2018 …if water forgets how to play mirror, QUEENS, Los Angeles, CA
2015 He’s Time. I’m Just a Clock., Strongroom, Los Angeles, CA


2020 The Mistake Room, Los Angeles (upcoming)
2020 A Time of Monsters, Fort Gansevoort Online (upcoming)
2020 Koppe Astner, Glasgow, Scotland
2019 The Procession, VACATION, New York, NY,
2019 Automatic Door, Park View / Paul Soto, Los Angeles
2019 20 / 20, James Harris Gallery, Seattle,
2019 Close to Home, Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles, CA
2019 Defining Photographs and Radical Experiments in Inland Southern California, 1945 to Present, California Museum of Photography & Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA
2018 Monotasking, Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica, CA
2017 A Spaghetti Dress for World Peace, Park View / Paul Soto, Los Angeles, CA
2017 Facing, BBQLA, Los Angeles, CA
2017 La Mesa Brutal, Arturo Bandini, Los Angeles, CA
2016 The Upper Deep, Open House, Los Angeles, CA
2016 9-11, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Russian Doll, M+B, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Surface of Color, The Pit, Los Angeles, CA
2015 20/20 Vision: An International Photography Biennial, Christophe Guye (Selection of Grupa o.k.), Zurich, Switzerland
2015 The Year of the Goose, Either Way, Los Angeles, CA
2013 Dressed in Gray, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2011 California Continued: New Approaches in West Coast Photography, Smith Andersen North, San Rafael, CA
2010 Gray Day, Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles, CA
2010 The Informers, J-MoCA, Los Angeles, CA
2010 The Lightbearers, POST Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2009 10 x 10 x 10, San Francisco Arts Commission, San Francisco, CA
2009 Involved, Socially, Triple Base, San Francisco, CA
2008 Young Curators, New Ideas, Bond Street Gallery, Brooklyn, NY,
2008 Various Photographs, The New York Photo Festival, New York, NY. (Curated by Tim Barber)
2007 TinyVices, White Flag Projects, St. Louis, MO
2007 TinyVices, La Esquina, Kansas City, MO


2020 Heaven is a Prison, London / Marseilles: Loose Joints
2020 Contact Sheet Annual 2020, Syracuse, NY: Light Work
2020 New Queer Photography, Dortmund, Germany: Verlag Kettler
2019 Aperture Magazine #236, New York, NY: Aperture Foundation, September
2019 In the Sunshine of Neglect: Defining Photographs & Radical Experiments in Inland Southern California 1950 – Present, Riverside, CA: Inlandia Institute
2017 NOUNS, Los Angeles, CA: Bread & Butter
2015 Pescador, Paul. Surface of Color, Los Angeles, CA: The Pit
2015 Myers-Szupinska, Julian & Szupinska-Myers, Joanna. 20/20 (Exhibition Catalog), Zurich, Switzlerland: Sturm & Drang
2010 Smoke Bath, New York, NY: Seems Books
2010 Icons & Allegories, Los Angeles, CA: Bread & Butter Books
2009 Involved, Socially, San Francisco, CA: Triple Base
2008 Various Photographs, New York, NY: TV Books
2008 Vol. 1, Remain in Light, Cambridge, MA: Lay Flat


2020 Rema Hort Mann Foundation Artist Grant
2019 Aperture Portfolio Prize, Aperture Foundation, New York, NY
2019 Light Work Artist in Residence, Light Work, Syracuse, NY
2018 BarFund, Los Angeles, CA
2017 Artist in residence, Storm King Art Center / Shandaken Projects, New York, NY
2016 Echo Park Film Center, Artist Commission, Los Angeles, CA
2009 Lois Roth Endowment
2008 Fulbright Scholar, Helsinki, Finland


2015 FLASH! (September), The California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA.
2010 Icons & Allegories, Sight School, Oakland, CA.


2015 Master of Fine Arts, University of California, Riverside
2007 Bachelor of Fine Arts, San Francisco Art Institute


  • Mark McKnight

    In this temporarily prevailing landscape

    January 10 - February 16, 2020