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Jordan Sullivan

b. Houston, Texas
Lives and works in Los Angeles and New York City


Solo Exhibitions

2017
Death Valley, San Francisco Art Book Fair, Ampersand Gallery, San Francisco, CA, July 2017
Death Valley, Ampersand Gallery, Portland, OR, April, 2017
The Sun at Night, Rubber Factory, New York, NY, March, 2017

Night Finds You, Rubber Factory at Photofairs, San Francisco, CA, January, 2017


2016
The Divine Nothing, Mama Gallery, Los Angeles, December/January, 2016
Death Valley, Pulse Miami, Uprise Art, December, 2016

2015

Celestial Railroad, Downtown Photoroom, Los Angeles, CA, September 2015
An Island In The Moon, Ampersand Gallery, Portland, OR, February/March 2015

2014
The Young Earth / An Island In The Moon, Peter Hay Halpert, NY, NY, November/December, 2014

2013
Sometime, Somewhere, The Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, March, 2013

2012
Natural History, Underline Gallery, New York, NY, May/June, 2012 
A Room Forever, NowIDeA Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, March, 2012

2011
A Temporary Place, Peel Gallery, Houston, TX, June/July, 2011

Group Exhibitions

2017
Rubber Factory Booth at Photofair, San Francisco, CA, January, 2017

2016

Mama Gallery at Zona Maco Foto, Mexico City, September, 2016 (with Ren Hang & Cole Sternberg)
Mama Gallery at ARTBO, Bogota, Columbia, October, 2016 (with Mattea Perrota, Marc Horowitz. and James Georgeopolous)

NextLevel Galerie, Paris, France, June/July, 2016 (four-person show)

2015
Pau Wau Publications 'Zine Time' presented at the The Newstand in Ocean of Images at MOMA, New York, NY, December, 2015
Les Gens Heureux, Copenhagen, Denmark, May 2015 (four-person show with Ana Kras,
Anna Topuriya, and Come Clerino)
Death Valley at Art Hamptons, July, 2015
NOW, Working Title, Toronto, Canada, May 2015
MOCA / Printed Matter Art Book Fair, Ampersand Gallery, January 2015

2014
A World, Printed Matter Book Fair at MOCA, Secret Behavior Booth, Los Angeles, CA, Jan/Feb, 2014
Move, Seeing Things Gallery, San Jose, CA, December 2014 

Bazaar Teens, 205 A, NY, NY, September 2014
You Can Count On Me, 205 A, NY, NY, September 2014
Tell Them Anyway, Ampersand Gallery, Portland, OR, March/April, 2014 (with John Kayser and Aaron McElroy)
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center Book Fair, IPL Library, March 2014
The Natural Collection, University of Hertforshire, England, March, 2014
Binding Image, Tetterode, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Feb., 2014

2013
A Different Kind of Order, ICP Triennial, International Center for Photography (Reading Room /Artist Book Installation), New York, New York, Summer, 2013 
Petty Thieves, Petzworth Reading Room/Furthermore Gallery (Fotoweek DC), Washington DC, November, 2013
Secret Behavior, Berl's, Brooklyn, NY, September, 2013 
A Fair, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, January/February, 2013 
White Space, Family Dynamics Benefit Auction, New York, New York, May 2013

2012
Indie Photobook Library, Flash Forward Festival, June, 2012
Binding Image, MuzyQ, Amsterdam, Netherlands, November/December, 2012
The Wild & The Innocent, Clic Gallery, New York, NY, March/April, 2012
Mythologies, Rivington Design House, New York, NY, March, 2012

2011
Indie Photobook Library, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, April 2011
ATTN: LIBRARY, Kosmos Lane Gallery, Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan, November, 2011
Summer Time, Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, NY, June/July, 2011
Self Publish, Be Happy, Travelling Exhibition, 2011 {exhibitions at Photomonth Krakow, PhotoIreland Dublin, and Flash Forward Festival Boston}

2010
Ofr. Galerie, Paris, February, 2010 {four person show} 
Secrets, Space 15 Twenty, Los Angeles, CA, curated by Skye Parrott, October, 2010 
 

Artist Books, Zines, & Catalogs

The Autums of Spring, handmade artist book, 2017
Death Valley, or The Divine Nothing, Published by Ampersand Editions, 2017 
Remaining Light, Published by Silas Finch, 2016
After The Funeral, Published by Jane & Jeremy, 2016
Body/Ruin, collaborative zine made with Mattea Perotta, 2016
An Island In The Moon, published by Ampersand Gallery, 2015
Dialogues 01, published by 205-A, 2015
Caterina & other Flowers (included in the deluxe edition of An Island In The Moon), 2015
You Can Count On Me, published by 205-A, 2015
Eternity and a Day, published by 205-A, 2015 

Muses, Lotta & Miisa, Pau Wau Publications, 2014
The Young Earth, artist book published by Peter Hay Halpert Fine Art, 2013
Maborosi, hand-made artist book, self-published, 2013 
Toska, artist book published by Pau Wau Publications
Black Spring, published by Blood of the Young, 2013
The Burning Season, published by Blood of The Young, 2013
Natural History, hand-made artist book published by Pau Wau Publications, 2012
Natural History Exhibition Catalog (forwards by Mike Starn and William Corwin, published by Underline Gallery), 2012
Roadsongs, self-published artist book, 2012 
Cruising Paradise, self-published artist book, 2012
May 22, self-published artist book, 2012
Life Is Disappearing, self-published artist book, 2012
More Pricks Than Kicks, self-published artist book, 2012 
The Ghost Country {Second Edition, published by Clic Gallery}, 2012 
The Ghost Country {First Edition, self-published artist book}, 2011 
No Regrets For Our Youth, self-published artist book, 2011
Nowhere's Home, self-published artist book, 2011

 

Awards

Finalist, Third Coast Fiction Award, 2011
Second Place, Grand Prix de la Découverte/NoFound Prize Gallery, 2012
 

Curatorial Projects

Dialogues (on-going series of publications curated by 205-A which pair poets and photographers), 2015
A Form of Love, Contemporary Conflict photography exhibition, 205-A, NY, NY, 2014
Book Club (on-going outdoor book fairs curated in collaboration with Claire Cottrell & BOOK STAND)
You Can Count On Me, Group Photography Exhibition, 205-A, NY, NY, 2014
Lose/You, Group Photography Slideshow, Jane Hotel, NYC, 2013
The Wild & The Innocent (Group Photography Exhibition), Clic Gallery, 2012 


Collections / Libraries

Massachuesetts College of Art (library)
Museum of Modern Art, NYC (library)
International Center For Photography, NYC (library)
Houston Museum of Fine Arts (library)
New York Public Library
Emily Carr University, Vancouver BC (library)
Indie Photobook Library
Booklet Library

Artist Visits & Talks

International Center for Photography, Visiting Artist Lecture, 2017
California Institute of the Arts, Visting Artist Lecture, 2016


Residencies

Freund von Freunden / Vitra Apartment, Berlin, Germany, July 2014


Selected Publications/Features/Articles


Collector Daily
Russh Magazine
Artillery Magazine
The Paris Review
Artsy
All Day Every Day

RUM Magazine
Domino Magazine
Issue Magazine

Redux Magazine
Photo-Eye (book review)

The New Yorker
New York Times
Featureshoot
Vogue Italia
Zero 1
Michigan Quarterly Review
Fubiz
Juxtapoz
It's Nice That
Lonely Planet Traveller
L'oiel de la Photograpie
Romka Magazine (Issue 7)
VICE 
AnotherMag
Cheap Pop
Secret Behavior
Petty Thieves (Issue 3) 
Dazed Digital
Platform Photo
GUP Magazine 
Aesthetica
Oyster Magazine
Planet Magazine
Paradigm Magazine
Twin Magazine 
Elle
No Cigar 
Third Coast
Line Journal
1883 Magazine
Urban Magazine
Art + Design China
Houston Chronicle
Dossier Journal


Interviews

The Paris Review - READ
Issue Magazine - Read
Michigan Quarterly Review - READ

Dazed Digital: The Young Earth - READ
Platform Photo - READ
Paradigm Magazine - READ
Pearls For The Swine - READ 
Dazed Digital: The Wild & The Innocent - READ
Aesthetica - READ
Propeller Quarterly - READ
Dazed Digital: The Ghost Country - READ
Oyster Magazine - READ
Planet Magazine - READ
No Cigar - READ 
Roves & Roams - READ
Portable - READ 
Grandlife - READ
Beautiful Savage - READ
Paradigm Magazine - READ
1883 Magazine - READ
A Shaded View On Fashion - READ 
Love Bryan - Video Interview - WATCH
Urban Magazine (Print)
Art + Design China (Print)


Past Book Signings & Readings:

Freund von Freunden, Berlin, July 2014

Printed Matter Art Book Fair @ MOCA
Print Signing at the Secret Behavior Booth
1/30/14

Printed Matter Art Book Fair @ MOCA
Print Signing at the BOOK STAND Booth
1/30/14

The Hammer Museum: Arts ReSTORE LA
Los Angeles, CA
11/21/13
Reading & Photo Installation

The Newsstand

Brooklyn, NY
12/12/13 

International Center for Photography
New York, NY
12/13/13

Peter Hay Halpert Fine Art
New York, NY
12/14/12 

 

Artist Book Stockists

Family Books(Los Angeles)
MOCA (Los Angeles)
Ampersand Gallery (Portland, OR)
Arcana (Los Angeles)
The Strand (NYC)
Book Dantalion (Tokyo)
Book of Days (Tokyo)
MoMA PS1
 (NYC)

ICP - International Center of Photography (NYC)
Dashwood Books (NYC)
Clic Bookstore and Gallery (NYC)
Claire de Rouen Books (London)
Artbook / D.A.P. (NYC)
Idea Books (Amsterdam)
photo-eye
Beyond Words (UK

Art Data (UK)
Peter Hay Halpert Fine Art (NYC)
Flotsam Books (Japan)
The Little Black Gallery (London)
NowIdea (Japan)
re:li (Japan)
C7C (Japan)
On Reading (Japan)
Waterstones
Barnes & Noble
Amazon
Foyles (UK)
Twelvebooks (Japan)
Book Stand (Los Angeles) 

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Jordan Sullivan is an artist living in Los Angeles, California.  His photographs, curatorial projects, and prose have appeared in publications such as The Paris Review, The New York Times T Magazine, The New Yorker, Italian Vogue, Featureshoot, Dazed DigitalDossier JournalTwin MagazineVICEDomino, It's Nice That, Juxtapoz, Third CoastGUPArt + Design (China), Secret Behavior, and ELLE. He was a finalist for the Third Coast Fiction Award and the Grand Prix de la Découverte/NoFound Prize for experimental photography. His most recent book Remaining Light, was published by Silas Finch (2016). A number of his artist books were displayed in the 2013 Triennial at the International Center for Photography in NYC. He is the co-founder of the publishing project 205-A.