Blake Rayne


Blake Rayne (1969) lives and works in New York. In 2016, Rayne had a survey exhibition, Cabin of the Accused at the Blaffer Art Museum, Houston, with the accompanying monograph Tense & Spaced Out, published in 2017.

His work is part of the public collections of the MoMA, New York; Collection FRAC Poitou-Charentes, Portland Museum of Art, and the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.

Recent solo exhibitions include DOGSKULLDOGS, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York (2018); Peaceful Photographers, Campoli Presti, London and Paris (2015); Warmilk, Mendes Wood, SãoPaolo (2014); On Fridays We Have Half Days, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York (2014); Blake Rayne, 1301PE, Los Angeles (2013); Wild Country, Campoli Presti, London (2012); Blake Rayne, Formalist Sidewalk PoetryClub, Miami (2011); Shade Subscription, Capitain Petzel Gallery, Berlin (2011); Coastal Graphics, Sutton Lane, Paris (2011); and Folder and Application, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York (2010).

His work hasalso been featured in group exhibitions at Künstlerhaus, Graz (2013); Langen Foundation, Neuss (2011); Bergen Kunsthall, Norway (2010); The Kitchen, New York (2010); Sculpture Center, Long Island City (2010); Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers (2009) and Artists Space, New York (2004).

Selected Works