Eileen Quinlan


Eileen Quinlan (1972) lives and works in New York. Her work is currently presented in the group exhibition Invitational Exhibition of Visual Art at the American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York. She was featured in the group exhibition Objects Recognized in Flashes curated by Matthias Michalka at MUMOK, Vienna (2020).

Quinlan had a solo exhibition at Kunstverein Düsseldorf, Germany (2019). Her work was shown in the 57th Venice Biennale in 2017, as part of the exhibition Viva Arte Viva, curated by Christine Macel. Past group exhibitions include Image Support at Bergen Kunsthall, Norway (2016); Collected by Thea Westreich and Ethan Wagner at the Whitney Museum, New York (2015); New Photography 2013, curated by Roxana Marcoci at MoMA, New York (2013). Quinlan had a two-person exhibition at the Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens in 2016; at The Kitchen, New York in 2012 and a solo exhibition at the ICA in Boston in 2009.

Her work is in the permanent collections of MoMA, New York; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; County Museum of Art, Los Angeles; Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson; FRAC, France (Fonds Regional d’Art Contemporain); The Whitworth Art Gallery, University of Manchester; Auckland Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Brooklyn Museum, New York.

Selected Works