Born in New Haven, Connecticut in 1962. Lives and works in NY.


Cheryl Donegan @ The Pit Presents with Levy.Delval, Los Angeles, CA
David Shelton Gallery, Houston, TX
Contemporary Art Museum Houston, curated by Heidi Zuckerman and Bill Arning, TX, USA

Aspen Museum of Art, curated by Heidi Zuckerman and Bill Arning, CO, USA
Missoni, curated by Francesco Urbano Ragazzi, NYC, USA

My Plastic Bag, curated by Daniel Bauman, Kunsthalle Zurich, CH
David Shelton Gallery, Houston, TX

My Plastic Video, Highline Video, curated by Melanie Kress, The Highline, NY
Cheryl Donegan: Scenes + Commercials, curated by Johanna Burton, New Museum, NY

Banners, Layers, Legs & Vines, Levy.Delval, Brussels, BE
The Softest Punk, Horse And Pony Fine Arts, Berlin, DE
Sgorbati Projects, New York, NY

Haul, David Shelton Gallery, Houston, TX

Blood Sugar, Galerie VidalCuglietta, Brussels, BE

Eyes Wide Shut, with Tom Meacham, Nicelle Beauchene, NY, US

I Still Want To Drown, Hidde Van Seggelen Gallery, London, UK
Cracked, Project Space, Galerie VidalCuglietta, Brussels, BE

Cheryl: The Work of Cheryl Donegan, curated by Lynne Stein, Rockland County Museum of Art, Media Project Space, West Nyack, NY, US

He Said, She Said, Oak Park, Illinois, US

Luxury Dust, Oliver Kamm/5BE Gallery, New York, US

Old, Temporary, Oliver Kamm/5BE Gallery, New York, US

Junk Space, Oliver Kamm/5BE Gallery, New York, NY, US

White Room, White Columns, New York, NY, US

Lotta Hammer, London, GB

Scenes + Commercials: A Retrospective Development- the Movie, Basilico Fine Arts, New York, US
Baumgartner Gallery (project room), Washington D.C., US

Tent. Basilico Fine Arts, New York, US

Nice Fine Arts, Nice, FR
Galerie Rizzo, Paris, FR
AllGirls, Berlin, DE
Studio Guenzani, Milan, IT

Elizabeth Koury Gallery, New York, US


Alan Shields Project, Van Doren Waxter, NY

Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami

Come as You Are: Art of the 1990s, Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX
Videocracy: Bruce Nauman > Cheryl Donegan - MACRO Museo d´Arte Contemporanea Roma, Rome, IT
default - Honor Fraser, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA, USA
Team 404 - ZABRISKIE POINT, Genève, CH

Brennan & Griffin, NYC
Kavi Gupta Gallery, Chicago curated by Jessica Stockholder
LAND Foundation, Los Angeles

No ground but say ground, curated by Joe Fyfe, Halsey/McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY
Imprints, Leslie Tononow Gallery, NY

My crippled friend, Canazani Center Gallery, Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio, curated by Patrick O’rorke and Michael Goodson
Outsides the lines: UIA (Unlikely Iterations of the Abstract), Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, Texas,
curated by Bill Arning
In seach of an image, Kersgallery, Amsterdam
NYC 1993: Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star, New Museum, NYC, US
Paint Things, Decordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts
Objects in the mirror are closer than they appear, curated by Mika Gellman, Kravets Wehby Gallery, NY

Against interpretation, a poster project in collaboration with Whatspace, Tilberg and Onomatopee, Eindhoven,
Netherlands, organized by Koen Delaere
Soble discourso, Centro Cultural Chacao, Caracos, Venezuela, curated by Javier Rodriguez
Mitchell-Innes & Nash, curated bu Howie Chen, NY

Provisional painting, curated by Raphael Rubistein, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, UK
The Joy of pleasure, VeneKlassenWerner, curated by Monika Szewczyk & Dieter Roelstraete, Berlin, DE
Kabinett 6, Cheryl Donegan, Wade Guyton, Ryan Fenchel, Devening projects + editions, Chicago, US
Ex-Libris, Galerie VidalCuglietta, Brussels, BE

Plus One, curated by Dan Cameron, Perry Rubenstein gallery, New York, US
The Jewel Thief, curated by Jessica Stockholder and Ian berry, the frances young Tang teaching Museum and art gallery at kidmore college, Saratoga springs, NY, US
Gradation, curated by garth weiser, Portugal arte 10, Lisbon, PT
Creeds, Colors and combinations, nicelle beauchene gallery, New york, US
Eyes Wide Shut, Cheryl donegan and Tom Meacham, burning bridges, New York, US

Beside, with, against and yet: abstraction and the ready-made gesture, curated by debra singer, the kitchen, New York, US
Between Spaces, curated by Tim Goosens and Kate McNamara, PS 1 Center for Contemporary art, long Isand City, New york, US
Slough, curated by Steve Dibenedetto, David Nolen Gallery, New york, US

últimos Sueños, Colleción de arte contemporáneo fundacion! “la caixa”, Barcelona, SP
Julia Stoschek Collection Number two: fragile, dusseldorf, DE

Abstract Paintings and a Sculpture, The fireplace project, east Hampton, New York, US
Multiplex: Directions in art, 1970 to now, curated by Deborah Wye, Museum of Modern Art, New York, US
Cheryl Donegan, Rannva Kunoy, Thomas Livesey, Brown, London, GB

Safe, Kathleen cullen Fine Art Gallery, New York, NY
New York, New York: Fifty Years of Art, Architecture, Photography, Film and Video, Grimaldi Forum, Monaco, FR
Into Me / Out of Me, PS1/MoMA, Long Island City, NY
TM:GS / CD:SC, Oliver Kamm/5BE Gallery, New York, US
Space Between the spokes, ks art, New York, US
Bricks In The Hood, Oliver Kamm/5BE Gallery, New York, US

Withdrawl, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris, FR

Grotesque, Burlesque, Parody, curated by Caroline Bissiere and Jean-Pul Blanchet, Abbey Saint-Andre, Centre
d'art Contemporain, Meymac, FR

Artist’s Choice, curated by Mona Hatoum, Museum of Modern Art, New York, US
Bright Lights, Big City, curated by Maurizio Cattelan, David Zwirner Gallery, NY, US

Second Sight, Selections of Recent Work by alumni from the Second Deacade of the MFA Program at Hunter
College 1991-2001, Hunter College/Times Square Gallery, New York, US

Words and Things, curated by Francis McKee, CCA, Glasgow, GB
Video Installation, New Museum, in conjunction with Paul McCarthy, organised by Laurie Halsey Brown, New
York, US
Video Jam, curated by Galen Joseph-Hunter and Michael Rush, Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art, US
Le Tribu del’ Arte, Galleria Comunale d’ arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Rome, IT
Digital Video Wall, 1251 Avenue on the Americas, New York, NY
Kin, curated by Caoimhin Mac Goilla Lieth, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, IE

Phantom Heckler, curated by Padraig Timoney/ Egyptianradio in conjunction with the Liverpool Biennial, Tea
Factory, Liverpool, GB
Head to Toe: Impressing the Body, curated by Margaret Matthews-Berenson and Donna Harkavy University
Gallery, University of Massachusetts, US
8th Biennale de l’Image en Mouvement, Centre St. Gervais, Geneva, CH
Girlschool, curated by Catherine Morris and Maureen Mahoney, Brenau Unversity Galleries, Brenau University,
Georgia, US
Double Vision, Nexus Center for Contemporary Art, Atlanta, Georgia, US
Positioning, Bard Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, NY, US

Educating Barbie, Trans Hudson Gallery, New York, US
Made in USA, Galleria Il Capricorno, Venice, IT
Machtig gewaltig, ACC Gallery, Weimar, DE
I Love New York, Ludwig Museum, Koln, DE
Video Library, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, US
Facts and Fiction, curated by Valentina Valentini ,Progetto Giovani, Comune di Milano, Milan, IT
Light on the Millenium, Pusan Metropolitan Art Museum, KO
Deo Divertimenti, curated by Susan Hapgood, Camera Obscura, San Casiano dei Bagni, IT
Rooms With A View: Environments for Video, Guggenheim Museum, Soho, New York, NY

Dissolution: Made in the USA, curated by Margaret Murray, Laurent Dayle Gallery, London, GB
7th Biennale de l’Image en Mouvement, Centre St. Gervais, Geneva, CH
UKNY, curtated by Steven Bode, Film and Video Umbrella, London, GB

Young and Restless, curated by Stephen Vitiello; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, US (and touring to
WRO Festival, Warsaw, PO; contemporary Art Museum, Honolulu, HA; Cornell Unversity, Ithica, New York, US;
Kunstbunker Tumulka, Munich, DE; Kunstakademiet, Trondheim, NO; Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, US; London
Filmakers Co-op, London, GB)
Up Close and Personal, The Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, US
(NUDE) a comparison of the body of the artist in video from the 1970s and 1990s, curated by Hiedi
Zuckerman; Trans Hudson Gallery, Jersey City, US, Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, US, Art & Idea, Mexico City, MX
Adicere Animos, La Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea e Pinacoteca Nazionale, Cesena, IT
Pushups, curated by Emily Tsingou, The Factory, Athens School of Fine Arts, Athens, GR
Intermission, Basilico Fine Arts, organized by Matthew Ritchie and Tolland Grinnell, New York, US
Ouverture, Château de Bionnay, Lacenas, FR
Monstrosities 1/2, Kleiner Festsaal der Hackenchen Höfe, Berlin, DE
Comedy in American Art, Galerie Andreas Binder, Munich, DE

Everything That's Interesting is New: The Dakis Joannou Collection, DESTE Foundation, Athens School of Fine
Arts, Athens, Greece, and the Museum of Modern Art, Copenhagen, DK
Biennale D’Art Contemporain De Lyon, Lyon, FR
Space Odyssey, curated by Helena Papadopoulos, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens, GR
A Drawing, Bravin Post Lee, New York, US
Stereo-Tip, curated by Helena Pivec, Eva Maria Stadler, and Lilijana Stepancic, Soros Center for Contemporary
Art, Ljubljana, SL
Whitney Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art and Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen,
Collaborations Between Artists and Writers, Deutches Haus-Columbia University, organized by Elizabeth Fiore
and Christine Breede, New York, US
Fresh, Film and Video Umbrella, London, GB
Cheryl Donegan: Performance and Video, Film and Video Umbrella, London, GB
Ireland Stories, Film and Video Umbrella, London, GB

Use Your Allusion: Recent Video Art, MCA, Chicago, US
Flooding Camera, WorkSpace 101 Wooster St., New York, US
Puber-Alles (Why am I who I am?), curated by Mark Wilson, Stedelijk Museum/Bureau Amsterdam, NL
Rien à signaler, Galeria Analix--B&L Polla, Geneva, CH
Soggetto Soggetto--una nuova relazione nell’arte di oggi, Castello di Rivoli Museo d’arte Contemporanea,
Turino, IT
Out West and Back East, Santa Monica Museum, US
Audience 0, 01, Vera Vita Gioia Gallery, Naples, Italy and Trevi Flash Art Museum, IT
Acting Out: The Body in Video: Then and Now, Henry Moore Galleries, Royal College of Art, London, GB
Horizons, The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, US
Everyday Life, curated by Simon Watson, Kim Light Gallery, Los Angeles, US
The Reading Room, curated by Breda Beban and Hrvoje Horavatic, Camden Arts Center, London, GB
Guys and Dolls, curated by Tony Oursler, Videospace, ICA Boston, US

Ghost Limb, Basilico Fine Arts, New York, US
Aperto, Venice Biennale, Venice, IT
Rott Snitt, curated by Thomas Nordenstadt, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, SE
Body Guard, Hoenthal und Bergen Gallery, Munich and Koln, DE
Ciphers of Identity, Fine Art Gallery, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, US
MD, organized by Maurice Berger Mating Instinct, Penine Hart Gallery, New York, US
Summer Punch, Kim Light Gallery, Los Angeles, US
Confessional, curated by Andrea K. Scott, Elizabeth Koury Gallery, New York, US
Kiss My Royal Irish Ass (K.M.R.I.A.), Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, US

Performance Behind the Curtain, White Columns, New York, US
12 Artists 12 Weeks, curated by Erik Oppenheim, Dooley Le Cappelaine Gallery, New York, US
Tabloid: On Location, curated by Kathleen Cullen and Robert Mahoney, Sally Hawkins Gallery, New York, US
Ecstasy, Dooley Le Cappelaine Gallery, New York, US

Value, curated by Kathleen Cullen, Robery Mahoney, Russett Lederman, Yvonne Muranushi, New York, US
The Subversive Stitch, curated by Simon Watson and Maurice Berger, Simon Watson Gallery, New York, US
Home for June, curated by Erik Oppenheim, Home for Contemporary Art and Theater, New York, US
Total Metal, curated by Richard Philips, Simon Watson Gallery, New York, US

Reconnaissance, curated by Kirsten Mosher and Regina Joseph, Simon Watson Gallery, New York, US
All Quiet On The Western Front?, curated by Collins and Millazo in association with Antoine Candau, Espace
Dieu, Paris, FR


Rhode Island School of Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, Painting

Hunter College, Master of Fine Arts Degree, Painting