Erin Shirreff
b. 1975
Biography
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Erin Shirreff was born in British Columbia, Canada, and now lives and works in New York. A survey exhibition of recent photographs, sculpture, and video will open at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston in late summer 2015, and will travel to the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in early 2016; the institutions will co-publish a catalogue. In fall 2015 she will present a collaborative performance with Frank Heath at the DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum. Recent and upcoming exhibitions include Photo-Poetics: An Anthology, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York (2015); Part Picture, MoCCA, Toronto (2015); Allegory of the Cave Painting, Extra City Kunsthal, Antwerp (2014); Never Enough, Dallas Museum of Art (2014); Repertory, Palazzo Cavour, Turin (2013); and Lens Drawings, Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris (2013). Shirreff was an artist-in-residence at the Chinati Foundation (2011), and Artpace in San Antonio (2013), and is the recipient of a Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Grant. Her work is in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Centre Pompidou, LACMA, The Museum of Modern Art, and Yale University Art Gallery, among others. 
Exhibitions
Erin Shirreff
Arm's Length
April 17 - May 22, 2015
Publications
Erin Shirreff
Erin Shirreff
2013
Texts by Jan Allen, Sandra Dyck, and Jennifer Papararo Hardcover, 78 pages Published by the Agnes Etherington Art Centre / Carleton University
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Editions
Erin Shirreff
Figure 2 (II)
2016
News
Erin Shirreff
Halves and Wholes

Kunsthalle Basel
Erin Shirreff: Halves and Wholes Kunsthalle Basel Steinenberg 7 CH-4051 Basel, Switzerland September 2 - November 6, 2016 Erin Shirreff’s exhibition Halves and Wholes at Kunsthalle Basel will be her first show in Switzerland and indeed the first presentation of the Canadian artist’s work in an European institution. read more