McDermott & McGough

DAVID WALTER MCDERMOTT
b. 1952, Hollywood, CA


EDUCATION
1970-1974   University of Syracuse, New York

PETER THOMAS MCGOUGH
b. 1958 in Syracuse, New York


EDUCATION
1976   University of Syracuse, New York
1978   The Fashion Institute of Technology, New York

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2013   Suspicious of Rooms Without Music of Atmosphere, Cheim & Read, New York
           Mcdermott & Mcgough, Galerie Andrea Caratsch, Zurich

2012   In Dreams You’Re Mine, Galérie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris.
           The Palm Beach Story Or Whatever Happened To Baby Jane, Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach. (Two person exhibition with Jack Pierson)

2011   Of Being and Beauty, Cheim & Read, New York (1/7-2/12/11)
           An Experience Of Amusing Chemistry, Photographs 1990 - 1890, Manezh Central Exhibition Hall, Moscow (3/19-4/24/11)

2010   26 Sandymount Avenue, Kunsthalle Wien, Austria (10/20-12/8/10)
           What You Mean To Me, Galérie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris (6/3-7/3/10)

2009   Without You I Am Nothing, Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris (6/4-7/22/09)
           Detroit: Carbro Prints, 1958, Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis (10/9-11/7/10)

2008   Because of Him, Cheim & Read, New York (3/21 – 4/26/08)
           McDermott & McGough – An Experience of Amusing Chemistry: Photographs 1990-1890, Irish Museum of
           Modern Art, Dublin (2/6 – 4/27/08)

2007   Please Don’t Stop Loving Me!, Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris (1/19 – 3/15/07)

2006   McDermott & McGough: A True Story Based on Lies, Cheim & Read, New York (1/12 – 2/11/06)

2004   New Photographs, Torch Gallery, Amsterdam (4/17-5/22/04)

2003   Hitler & Homosexuals – The Lust That Comes from Nothing, Akureyri Art Museum, Akureyri, Iceland

2002   A History of Photography, Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris (11/22/01 – 1/25/02)
           The Lust That Comes from Nothing, American Fine Arts, New York

2001   MacDermott & MacGough, The Lust That Comes from Nothing, American Fine Arts Co / PHAG Inc, New York(11/8-12/8/01)

2000   The Deep Future ... The Deep Past, Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris (6/8 – 9/14/00)

1998   MacDermott & MacGough, Europa.
           The Lust that Comes from Nothing, Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris (3/27 – 5/29/98)

1997   Messers MacDermott & MacGough, Paintings, Photographs and Time Experiment 1950, Provincial Museum of Modern Art, Ostende,Belgium
           Conspiracy Paintings, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin

1996   Galleria Gian Ferrari, Charta, Milan
           Art 27’96, Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Basel, Switzerland
           Galerie Françoise Paviot, Paris (photography)
           Torch Gallery, Amsterdam, May – June (photography)

1993   Galleria Gian Enzo Sperone, Rome Magazin 4, Bregenz, Austria (photography)
           Fahey – Klein Gallery, Los Angeles (9/10 – 10/16/93)
           Robert Klein, Boston (photography)

1992   The Art Show, Seventh Regiment Armory, Sperone Westwater, New York
           Galerie Philippe Rizzo, Paris Messers
           MacDermott & MacGough: Mammoth-Plate Gum-Bichromate Prints, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco (photography).
           Messers MacDermott & MacGough: Mammoth Photographs, Robert Miller Gallery, New York

1991   Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta (photography).
           Art 22’91, Gian Enzo Sperone, Basel, Switzerland

1990   Chicago Art Exposition, Sperone Westwater, Chicago Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco (photography).
           Sperone Westwater Gallery, New York

1989   Robert Miller Gallery, New York (photography).

1988   Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York

1987   Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston

1986   Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York Pat Hearn Gallery, New York
           Galleria Lucio Amelio, Naples Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt

1985   Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2013   Artist/Rebel/Dandy: Men of Fashion, The Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Rhode Island
           Terrible Twos, Villa du Parc Centre D'Art Contemporain, Annemasse, France

2012   Portrait of a Generation, The Hole Gallery. New York
           Portraits / Self-Portraits From The 16th To The 21st Century, Sperone Westwater, New York
           L'Art D'Aimer, De Fragonard À Nos Jours, Le Palais Lumiere. Evian, France
           L'Histoire Est À Moi!, Le Printemps de Septembre. Toulouse, France.  Curated by Paul Ardenne
           Home Is, Ercole Home. New York, New York.  Curated by Massimo Audiello, Eric Firestone Gallery. East Hampton, New York

2011   Noir Film Festival, Zagreb, Croatia (5/5-6/5/11)
           Creating the New Century: Contemporary Art from the Dicke Collection, The Dayton Art Institute, Ohio (3/12-7/10/11)
           Already-Made?, Galérie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris (2/4-3/24/11)

2010   Brune/Blonde, La Cinémathèque Française, Paris (10/6/10-1/16/11)
           A Shaded View on Fashion Film, Centre Pompidou, Paris (9/24-9/26/10)
           Beyond The Figure: Abstract Sculpture In The Norton Museum Collection, Norton Museum Of Art, West Palm Beach, Florida
           (6/5-9/5/10)
           Detroit, Kunsthalle Wien, Austria (4/28-5/31/10)
           Brucennial 2010: Miseducation, Curated By Vito Schnabel, New York (4/10)
           The 80s Revisited: The Bischofberger Collection, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany (3/21-6/20/10)
           C’est La Vie! Vanités De Caravage À Damien Hirst, Musee Maillol, Paris (2/3-6/28/11)
           Look Again, Marlborough Chelsea, New York (1/13-2/13/10)

2009   Traces: Imma Limited Editions, Irish Museum Of Modern Art, Dublin (9/26/09-1/3/10)
           Vraoum! Tresors De La Bande Dessinee Et Art Contemporain, La Maison Rouge – Fondation Antoine
           De Galbert, Paris (5/28-9/27/09)
           Influence Pop, Galérie Jérôme De Noirmont, Paris (2/6-3/28/09)

2008   Wall Rockets: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha, curated by Lisa Dennison, Flag Art Foundation,
           New York (10/3/08-4/18/09) travels to Albright Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY (11/13/09-2/21/10)
           I Won't Grow Up, Cheim & Read, New York (6/26 - 8/29/08)
           The Old, Weird America. Folk Themes in Contemporary Art, Contemporary Art Museum, Houston (5/10-7/20/08)
           travels to DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA (6/6-9/8/09)
           Frye Museum, Seattle, WA (10/3/09-1/3/10)

2007   Warhol Portrayed, Centro Cultural y de Arte 'La Casa Encendida', Madrid (11/22/07 - 1/20/08)
           I Am As You Will Be: The Skeleton In Art, Cheim & Read, New York (9/20 – 11/3/07)
           Cinéma, Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris (5/23-7/21/07)

2006   Signes & Prodiges, FIAC 2006, Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris (10/26/06- 10/30/06)
           The Name of the Show is Not Gay Art Now, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York (6/8 – 7/21/06)
           A Brighter Day, James Cohan Gallery, New York (5/30 -11/30/06)
           Less is more / more is less, Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
           Chronos. Il tempo nell’arte dall’epoca barocca all’età contemporanea, Il Filatoio, Caraglio (Cuneo)
           I am the Walrus, curated by Jan Avgikos, Cheim & Read, New York, (6/10 – 8/20/04)
           MOI ! Autoportraits du XXe siècle; traveling exhibition: Musée du Luxembourg, Paris; Palazzo Strozzi, Florence
           Happy Birthday! Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris
           Aftökur & ùtrymingar, Akureyri Art Museum, Akureyri, Island (1/18 – 3/9/03)
           Face & Cie (Facéties), Carolus Duran et Compagnie, Musée des Beaux Arts de Tourcoing (3/9 – 6/9/03)
           Les Jeux dans l’art du XXème siècle, Espace Bellevue, Biarritz (6/22 – 10/3/03); Palais Montezumo, Saragosse, Spain
           (10/29/02 – 1/6/03)
           Contents, Briggs – Robinson Gallery, New York
           Between Earth and Heaven – New Classical Movements in the Art of Today, Museum of Modern Art, Ostende (2/23 – 9/2/01)
           Manfred Heiting Collection, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam (4/7 – 6/24/01)
           Hommage à Harry Lunn, Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York (1/18 – 3/10/01)
           Excentriques, Un Manifeste de l’apparence, Boutique le Printemps, Paris (9/29 – 10/21/00)
           Narcisse blessé, Autoportraits contemporains 1970 – 2000, Passage de Retz, Paris (6/19 – 9/2/00)
           Protest and Survive, Demonstration, The White Chapel Gallery, London (9/15 – 11/12/00)
           First Glen Dimplex Award Exhibition, Irish Museum of Modern Art
           Dublin Confrontations, Triskel Art Center
           Cork Small Faces, Guy McIntyre, New York
           Invisibilities, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin
           Galerie de Lege Ruimte, Gent, Belgium

1996   Prospect ’96, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt Galerie Torch, Amsterdam (photography)
           Photogravure - A Survey: 1903-1996, Marlborough Gallery, New York Double Vie, Double Vue, Fondation Cartier pour l’Art
           Contemporain, Paris

1995   Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York The Tibetan Show, Robert Miller Gallery, New York
           An American Century of Photography, The Hallmark Photographic Collection, Hallmark Cards, Kansas City traveling exhibition
           International Center of Photography, New York
           Contemporary Still Life, James Graham & Sons Gallery, New York
           Donald Baechler, Guillermo Kuitca, MacDermott & MacGough, Alexis Rockman, Ray Smith, Galerie Vidal-Saint Phalle, Paris

1994   Pierre et Gilles, MacDermott & MacGough, Robert Mapplethorpe, Salle des Fêtes, 25e Rencontres Internationales de Photographie, Arles

1992   Outspoken & Handcrafted : Art by Eric Avery, Ann Krauss, MacDermott & MacGough and Faith Ringgold, Museum of Fine Arts, 
           Henry & Louis Foster Gallery, Boston

1991   Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York Framed, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco
           In a Dream, Robert Miller Gallery, New York; traveling exhibition: Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta Rope,
           Fernando Alcolea Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
           Photography from 1980 to 1990, Ginny Williams Gallery
           Denver Photography 1980 to 1990, Tavelli Gallery, Aspen
           Consorts, Pence Gallery, Santa Monica
           Art About Art, Galerie Urbi et Orbi, Paris
           Portraits on Paper, Robert Miller Gallery, New York
           Junge amerikanische und deutsche malerei, Galerie Schulze, Cologne
           A Passion for Art, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York
           The Golden Age, Kunstverein Stuttgart

1990   Improvissazione, Prima Galleria, Trento, Italy The Garden, A.D. Gallery, New York
           Summer Group Exhibition, Sperone Westwater, New York
           Deciphering Modernism in Contemporary Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
           Art That Happens to be Photography, Texas Gallery, Houston
           Team Spirit, Independent Curators Incorporated (ICI), New York; traveling exhibition: Neuberger Museum, State University of
           New York at Purchase, New York; Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland; Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver;
           The Art Museum at Florida International University, Miami; Spirit Center for the Arts, Charlotte; Davenport Art Museum,
           Davenport, Iowa; Laumier Sculpture Park, Saint Louis
           The Charade of Mastery, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York Group Show, Galleria Seno, Milan

1989   L’invention d’un Art, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
           Prospect Photographie, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt
           Prospect Photographie, PPS Galerie F.C. Gundlach, Hamburg; Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, traveling exhibition:
           The National Gallery of Greece, Athens; The Art Museum of the Atheneum, Helsinki;- The Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv;
           The National Museum of Poland, Warsaw

1988   The Binational, traveling exhibition: Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston;
           Städtische Kunsthalle, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen,
           Düsseldorf, Germany

1987   Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York
           Of Ever-Ever Land I Speak, Stux Gallery, New York

1986   Pat Hearn Gallery, New York Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston Loughelton Gallery, New York
           What It Is, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York

1985   Rudolf Zwirner Gallery, Cologne
           Anni Ottanta, International Exhibition, Bologna 1984 Holly Solomon Gallery, New York