Erin Shirreff
b. 1975

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. 
Erin Shirreff
Arm's Length
April 17 - May 22, 2015
Erin Shirreff
Erin Shirreff
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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Erin Shirreff
Dallas Museum of Art

Work by Erin Shirreff is currently on view at the Dallas Museum of Art in Never Enough: Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary Art.  Drawn exclusively from the Museum’s strong holdings of contemporary art, and on view in the DMA’s iconic Barrel Vault and surrounding galleries, the exhibition brings together more than 50 works in various media that have entered the DMA’s collection within the past five years. read more