Cheryl Dunn

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Born in Old Tappan, NJ

Lives and works in New York City


BA, Art History
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ


Duke University MFA EDA Visiting Artist. Durham, NC
Wexner Center for the Arts. Columbus, OH




VISUAL LANGUAGE - the art of protest Subliminal projects LA CA (solo)


TAGGED - Phillips park ave . nyc .

WAYS OF BEING - Kohler Arts Center Sheboygan WI

BEYOND TREND - Oakland museum oakland CA


Anybody Avenue (solo) Stall Baggage, Tokyo, Japan


Sometimes the Answer (solo) Ivory & Black, London, United Kingdom


Galleria Patricia Armocida, Milan, Italy


Spit and Peanut Shells (solo) Country Club Gallery, Cincinnati, OH


No One’s Not Happy When Theyʼre Dancing
Fuse Gallery, New York, NY (solo)


Habitare Elizabeth Paige Smith Atelier, Venice, CA (solo)


New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA


seraphin gallery 1108 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Cheryl Dunn, James Fee, Anabell Guerrero, Lisette Model, Victor Vazquez june 3-july 10 Curated by: Alyssa Laverda, Associate Director


The Newsstand
Ocean of Images: New Photography 2015
MOMA, New York, NY

The Spring Cleaning
The Laundromt, New York, NY

Deadbeat Club - Mentally Retired
Slow Culture, Los Angeles, CA


It's an Invasion
National Arts Club, New York, NY

Deeds Not Words II
Mild Manners Gallery, Sydney, Australia

V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark


5 Years
Gallery Steinsland Berliner, Stockholm, Sweden


Portrait of a Generation
Hole Gallery, New York, NY

Public: Collective Identity / Occupied Spaces
Toronto Photography Festival at MOCCA, Toronto, Canada.


Everybody Street
London Festival of Photography, Tate Modern, London, United Kingdom

Gossip Well Told
Warrington Museum and Art Gallery, Warrington, WA

LES Exposed
Clayton Gallery and Outlaw Art Museum, New York, NY

In Art We Trust
Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, Copenhagen, Denmark

Art in the streets
MOCA The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

Right Here, Right Now
FORMAT International Photography Festival, Derby, United Kingdom


Everybody Street
Seaport Museum, New York, NY

The Hole Gallery, New York, NY

100% Natural
J. Riggs Fine Art, Miami, FL

MONIKER Art Fair, London, United Kingdom

Creative Growth
Galerie Impaire, Paris, France

Come As You Are
New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Never a Dull Moment
White Walls Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Roberts and Tilton Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Put your Finger on the Button
New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Country Club Projects, Sao Paulo, Brazil


Films of Beautiful Losers Artists
Cinefamily, Los Angeles, CA

J. Riggs Fine Art, Miami Art Basel

One Shot
Werkstette, Frederiksberg, Denmark

Joyride (In conjunction with the Bicycle Film Festival)
Collective Hardware Gallery, New York, NY

Paul Bright Gallery, Toronto, Canada

The Selby Pop-Up Store
Colette, Paris, France

15 Years of New Image Art
New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA


Self Made
Helsinki Biennale, Design Museum of Helsinki, Finland

Nada Art Fair
Miami Art Basel, Country Club Gallery

Empire Fine Arts, Miami, FL

Could It Be That It Was All So Simple Then?
O.H.W.O.W. / Our House West of Wynwood, Los Angeles, CA

American Documentary Photography
Wonderland Art Space, Copenhagen, Denmark

Beautiful Losers
Santander Cultural Center, Porto Alegro, Brazil

Every Picture Tells a Story
Small A Projects, Portland, OR

Galerie Impaire, Paris, France

Anniversary Show
Family, Los Angeles, CA


American Dream Sequence
Art Basel Miami
Jerry Riggs Gallery, Wynwood Arts District, Miami, FL

I do Adore
Receiver Gallery, San Francisco, CA

In the Fullness of Time – 20th Anniversary Group Show
Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Fuse Gallery, New York, NY

Fuse Gallery, New York, NY

Bicycle Gangs of NY
Reel NY Film Festival, PBS

Family Garden
Elizabeth Paige Smith Atelier, Venice, CA

17th St, New York, NY
Colette, Paris, France


Through the Stencil
Collaboration with Karen Kimmel, Creative Growth Art Center, Oakland, CA

Here: World Trade Center Memorial Foundation Fifth Anniversary Exhibition
Exterior of Ground Zero, New York, NY

Summer Hot
Taipei Cultural Center, New York, NY

I do Adore
Renowned Gallery, Portland, OR

Wassup Rockers
New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Skate Culture
Preus Museum, Horten, Norway

Beautiful Losers
Museum Tour La Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy

Bicycle Gangs of NY
Garden State Film Festival


I do Adore
Subliminal Projects, Los Angeles, CA

Come Mute
Palm Springs Short Film Festival, Palm Springs, CA

Bicycle Gangs of NY
Bicycle Film Festival, San Francisco, CA

Move #8
Clementine gallery New York, NY

Bicycle Gangs of New York
Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Tokyo Hands
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA


Come Mute
Athens International Dance Film Festival

Come Mute
Los Angeles Short Film Festival

Bicycle Gangs of NY
RESFest Film Festival screenings Los Angeles, CA

Fresh - Youth Culture in Contemporary Photographs
Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY


Greyskull Gallery, New York, NY

The Art of Skateboarding
Contemporary Arts Center of Virginia

Crazy Bastard
New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA


Session the Bowl
Deitch Projects, New York, NY

Roll Man
Rare Fine Arts, New York, NY

From Chaos Comes...
Madison Arts Institute, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Licking the Bowl
Residency for Wexner Center of the Arts, Columbus, OH


Little America
New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

5000 Trees
Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Widely Unknown
Deitch Projects, New York, NY

Chance Operations, Denver, CO

The Sunshine Show
Alleged Gallery, New York, NY


Beefcake (Curated )
New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Portrait Show
New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Move 5 Text Show
New Image Art at Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA

Starstruck (Curated)
Deitch Projects, New York, NY


Dazed and Confused Gallery, London, United Kingdom

Pho Fashion
Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine CA

Peace Consideration Community featuring Chris Johanson
Mirror ball Edinburgh International Film Fest

The Bathroom Show
New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Paper - A Retrospective
The Holly Solomon Gallery, New York, NY

Backworlds for Words RESFest Film Festival, Los Angeles, CA
Edinburgh International Film Fest, Scotland
Dance on Screen Film Fest, London, United Kingdom
Gallery 291, London, United Kingdom
Purple Institute, Paris, France
Alleged Gallery Tokyo, Japan
Alleged Fine Arts, New York, NY
Galerie Fiebach and Winnenger, KOERPERERTEUCHTIGUNG, Koln, Germany
Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Cut and Paste Film Festival, Iowa City, IA

Move 3 Half Frame Photo Show
New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA


Off The Hook
Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Move 2
New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Girls Photo Show
Alleged Gallery New York, NY


The Subject Seen
Knowtribe Gallery, New York, NY

Premiered Rotterdam International Film Festival
Raygun screening Los Angeles, CA
Edinburgh International Film Fest Scotland

Adventure Divas - cinematographer
Havana International Film Festival, Cuba


Institute of Contemporary Art, London United Kingdom
Tate Modern, London, United Kingdom
Kentucky Museum of Art & Craft, Louisville, KY Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, UT
Raindance Film Festival, Berlin, Germany
Independent Photography Festival, Melbourne, Australia
Atlanta Celebrates Photography Festival, Atlanta, GA
New Horizons Film Festival, Wroclaw, Poland
HotDocs International Documentary Film Festival, Toronto, Canada
FOAM Unseen Festival, Amsterdam, Netherlands
EPOS International Art Film Festival, Tel Aviv, Israel
Salem Film Festival, Salem, MA
Tribeca Film Festival, New York, NY
Edinburgh International Film Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland
Palm Springs Short Film Festival, Palm Springs, CA
Rotterdam International Film Festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Raindance Film Festival, London, United Kingdom
Dance on Screen Film Festival, London, United Kingdom
Darklight Film Festival, Dublin, Ireland
Havana International Film Festival, Cuba
Los Angeles Short Film Festival, Los Angeles, CA
RESFest Film Festival, Los Angeles, CA
Garden State Film Festival, Asbury Park, NJ
Bicycle Film Festival, San Francisco, CA
Athens International Dance Film Festival, Athens, OH
Cut and Paste Film Festival, Iowa City, IA


Festivals Are Good, Damiani Editore, New York, NY [2016]

She Swallowed It, Self-published, New York, NY [2012]

Sometimes the Answer, Ivory & Black Editions, London, United Kingdom [2012]

Some Kinda Vocation, Picturebox, Brooklyn, NY [2007]

Bicycle Gangs of New York, Puma, Westford, MA [2004]

Principle Documentary Photography in “Street Market”, Published by Little More, Tokyo [2000]


Sway Benns, "Freedom of Speech is an American Concept” Flaunt [December 10, 2013]

Alex Wagner "Turning the Lens of NYC Street photographers" MSNBC [December 2, 2013]

James Gordon, “A Hundred Years of Grit: Film celebrates a Century of New York Street Photography” The Daily Mail [November 17, 2013]

Kelly Conner, "Historical Reference, Deconstructing Ten Iconic Street Photographs” Vogue, [November 14, 2013]

John Leland, "Around Any Corner, Moments that Endure”. NY Times [November 13, 2013]

Karin Nelso, "Everybody Street, a new documentary turn the camera on New York’s street photographers” W Magazine [November 12, 2013]

Christian Storm, "Everybody Street” Vice [November 11, 2013]

Jian Deleon, "Stuff We Like:Everybody Street” GQ [November 11, 2013]

"Tonight in NYC: Street Photography Doc Debuts at Nitehawk" Art Info [Nov 11, 2013]

Hanne Christiansen, "Cheryl Dunn: Everybody Street” Dazed and Confused [2013]

Rosemary Feitelberg, "New Film Takes a Historic Look at Street Photography” WWD [October 30, 2013]

"Everybody Street a New Documentary Turns the Lens on New York’s Luminary Curbside Photographers" Nowness [May 5, 2013]

Monster Children Photo Annual Feature [2013]

Huck magazine issue 41 “ Cheryl Dunn A street State of Mind” [2013]

“Cheryl Dunn on Everybody Street”, Color Magazine [2013]

"The Code of the Street”, Lodown Magazine [Issue 85, 2013]

"Cheryl Dunn: In the Wake of Hurricane Sandy” AnOther Magazine [2013]

"The 50 Greatest Street Photographers of All Time", Complex Magazine [2012]

"100 Days of Active Resistance" book

Huck Magazine [Issue 37, 2012]

"Everybody Street", AnOther Magazine [2011]

"Before Street Style was for Everybody", GQ Magazine [2011]

"Sly Shooter: NYC Streets Photography 101", NPR [2011]

"The Hardest Game", Victory Journal [2011]

Monster Children Photo Annual [2011]

"Art In the Streets", book published by Rizzoli [2011]

Megan Martin, “Cheryl Dunn” Working Class Magazine [Issue 7, January 2011]

“Remotes” Cousin Corinne’s Reminder [Issue 2, 2011]

Peter Sutherland, [April 2010]

Katie Zuppann - Juxtapoz [July 2010]

Sara Tomlinson, “Dunn Deal” Swindle Magazine [Issue 15, 2010]

The Citrus Report - Interview. [March 2009]

Staf Magazine, Interview [Issue 41, 2002]

Blackbook, “Books On Night Stand” [October / November 2007]

Alex Wagner, “Newsprint” Fader Magazine [October / November 2007]

Carol Lee, “Camera Obscura” Paper Magazine [November 2007]

Dazed and Confused RED Alert project – “Unwithered” – Chanel [2007]

Aaron Rose, Carlos McCormick and Brendan Fowler. “Young,
 Sleek and Full of Hell.” Rome:
 Drago Arts & Communication [2005]

Darren D'Addario, “Go Shorty! A little goes a long way in Tribeca Film festival's short program” Time Out NY [April 2005]

Los Angeles Weekly, “Pick of the Week” Bicycle Gang of New York [March 2005]

Aaron Rose and Christian Strike, “Beautiful Losers”. New York: DAP [2004]

Holly Willis, “Straight Shooter” RES Magazine [Vol. 7 No. 5, 2004]

Nancy Barr and Carlo McCormick, “Photography quarterly”, Woodstock Center of Photography PQ #89 [2004] exhibition catalog

Tony Arcabascio, “All Most Famous” New York, Book [2003]

Aaron Rose, “The Disobedients” Tokion Magazine [2002]

Rich Jacobs, “10 NYC Artists You Should Know About” Stopsmiling, [Issue 16, 2002]

Dustin Beatty, The Photographers Anthem Magazine No. 006 [2002]

Dunya Christochowitz, “50 Fresh Back Style and the Family Tunes” [Issue 50, 2002]

J.D. “Who's out there #4” Baby Magazine Amsterdam One dress issue [2002]

Crystal Meers, “Talent Show” Nylon, [Feb 2002] PP. 78-84

Berin Golonu, “Disaster in Perspective” Artweek [Feb 2002] volume 33.

Aaron Rose, “Recommends” Dazed and Confused [Dec/Jan. 2002]

Michelle Lockwood, “New York City Girls” Super X Media volume 2.1

Sasha Hirschfeld, “Backworlds for Words” Dazed and Confused Magazine [Jun 1999]

Sasha Hirschfeld, “Stop For a Minute” Dazed and Confused Magazine [Dec 1999]

“99 More Beautiful People” Paper Magazine [1998]

“Who's Who NY” ID magazine issue No. 174 [1998]

“Who's Cool In Fashion, Music, and Movies “Vogue Magazine [Jul 1997]

“Moving Pictures-Sped” Dagkrant - 26th International Film Festival Rotterdam [1997]

Kathleen Gaspirini, “Woman In Film” “Sped by Cheryl Dunn” Wig magazine Winter [1997]

Kelly Sedei, “Forty 6” Raygun Magazine [May 1997]

Tamsin Murray Leach, Getting Graphic Paper Magazine [Dec 1996]

“Strong Suits” Fashion of the Times [1995]

“Lurexlandia” Donna, Italy No. 12 [Dec 1995]

William Norwich, “Hi Style” Vogue Magazine [July 1994]

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