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Erin M. Riley is represented by P·P·O·W Gallery, New York, NY.
www.ppowgallery.com
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Education
2009 MFA Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA
2007 BFA Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

Recent Solo Exhibitions
2021 The Consensual Reality of Healing Fantasies, P.P.O.W Gallery, New York, NY
2020 A Reminder of Being There, Jonathan Hopson Gallery, Houston, TX
2018 Used Tape, P.P.O.W Gallery, New York, NY
2017 Head On, Never Apart, Montreal, QC, Canada
Simple, Hashimoto Contemporary, San Fransisco, CA
2016 18/bi/f/ma, Brilliant Champions, Brooklyn, NY
Anew, Hashimoto Contemporary, San Francisco, CA

Recent Group Exhibitions
2022 FRIEZE LONDON, The Regent's Park, London, England
F*CK ART: the body & its absence, Museum of Sex, New York, NY
Threading the Needle, The Church, Sag Harbor, NY
Reflections on Perceptions, Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
Peripheries, Newchild Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
Material Knowledge, Arsenal Contemporary Art, New York, NY
Skin in the Game, 400 N. Peoria St., Chicago, IL
Us: An Art Event to Benefit Border Kindness, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Story Makers: Burke Prize 2021, MAD Museum, New York, NY (online exhibition)
LINE BY LINE, CVA Gallery, Kent State University School of Art, Kent, OH
We Are Family, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY
2021 Skin In The Game, Miami, FL
we're not meant to do this alone, Creative Alliance, Baltimore, MD
Planned Parenthood: Choice Works Benefit Auction 2021
TEXTiles, Bookstein Projects, New York, NY
IRL (In Real Life), Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK
Never Done: 100 Years of Women in Politics & Beyond, Tang Teaching Museum, Saratoga Springs, NY
2020 Blast Over, Ruttkowski;68, Paris, France
Provocative Textiles, The Nashville Art Scene, Nashville, TN
myselves, Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
BLUNT, Galerie Julien Cadet, Paris, France
New Visions, Henie Onstad, Sandvika, Norway
2019 1988, Anthony Gallery, Chicago, IL
Reflections, Gana Art Center, Seoul, South Korea
E/AB Fair, Dieu Donné, New York, NY
Strangers in Town, Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery. Berlin, Germany
Frieze, P.P.O.W Gallery, London, England
Textus Ex Machina, aqb Project Space, Budapest, Hungary
Frieze, P.P.O.W Gallery, New York, NY
Time Bomb, Wadström Tönnheim Gallery, Marbella, Spain
Condo Complex London 2019, The Sunday Painter, London, UK
Highs and Lows, Mast Books, New York, NY
2018 Complicated Territory: Alex McQuilkin, Erin M. Riley, Martha Tuttle, Dorsky Gallery, Long Island City, NY
R E _ A R R A N G E, Juxtapoz Projects @ Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ
Today's realism / Réalisme d'aujourd'hui, Galerie Julien Cadet, Paris, France
Art Basel Miami Beach, P.P.O.W Gallery, Miami, FL
40th exhibition, Joseph Gross Gallery, Tucson, AZ
SKINS, Greenpoint Terminal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Weaving New Worlds, William Morris Gallery|, London, England
We The People, Mesa Arts Center, Mesa, AZ
We Rise, Los Angeles, CA
Buffering, MELK Galleri, Oslo, Norway
29th Annual Benefit Art Auction, MassArt, Boston, MA
New Threads, Laband Art Gallery, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA
The Armory Show, P.P.O.W Gallery, New York, NY
Into Action, Los Angeles, CA
2017 NSFW: Female Gaze, Museum of Sex, New York, NY
Daughters of Penelope, Dovecot Gallery, Edinburgh, UK
Narrative Horizons, The Galleries at Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA
Confabulations of Millennia, Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
Here and Now, The Holburne Museum, Bath, UK
Feminine Product, The Void Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2016 Winter Group Exhibition, P.P.O.W. Gallery, New York, NY
Winter Group Exhibition, Brilliant Champions, Brooklyn, NY
Winter Group Exhibition, Athen B. Gallery, Oakland, CA
Frieze London, P.P.O.W. Gallery, Regent’s Park, London, UK
Juxtapoz x Superflat, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
Fertile Solitude, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
Juxtapoz x Superflat, Pivot Art + Culture, Seattle, WA
You Can Call Me Baby, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, New York, NY
Here and Now, The National Center for Craft & Design, Lincolnshire, UK

Residencies
2022 The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program, New York, NY
Open Studio Residency, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME
2021 Alumni Artist-in-Residence, Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE
2019 Dieu Donné Workspace Program Residency, Brooklyn, NY
2018 The Corporation of Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY
MacDowell, Peterborough, NH
2015 Museum of Art and Design Artist Studios, New York, NY
2012 Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA
Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE
2011 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
McColl Center for Visual Art, Charlotte, NC
2010 MacDowell, Peterborough, NH
Emmanuel College, Boston, MA

Lectures
2022 Visiting Artist, Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA
2021 Fall 2021 Bemis Residency ARTalks, Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE
Artist Talk, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY
How Art Gets Made: Textile Month, New York Public Library
Online Presentation, University for the Creative Arts, Surrey & Kent, UK
Online Presentation & Studio Visit, Craft & Design Program at Sheridan College, Oakville, Ontario, Canada
2020 Visiting Artist Program, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA): Erin M. Riley, Online
Visiting Artist Colloquium, University of Wisconsin, Madison, online
Contemporary Art and Weaving, Barnes Foundation online
Virtual Visiting Artist, University of Wisconsin-Madison
2019 Guest Critic in MFA Department, SUNY, Purchase, NY
2018 Visiting Artist, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
Visiting Artist, University of Cincinnati School of Art, Cincinnati, OH
2017 Visiting Artist, University of Boulder, Colorado, Boulder, CO
First Friday Lecture Series, Kent State University, Kent, OH
2015 Visiting Artist Lecture, Alfred University, Alfred, NY
2012 Visiting Artist Lecture, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
Visiting Artist Lecture, University of Nebraska, Omaha, Omaha, NE
January Art Talk, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE
2011 Visiting Artist Critique, UNCC Fibers Department, Charlotte, NC
Artist Talk: Artistic Freedom, North Georgia College & State University, Dahlonega, GA
Weaving Demo, North Georgia College & State University, Dahlonega, GA
2010 Visiting Artist Talk, Senior Seminar, MassArt and Design, Boston, MA
Artist Talk, Freshman Foundation and Art Therapy, Emmanuel College, Boston, MA

Awards
2021 Finalist, Burke Prize 2021, MAD Museum, New York, NY
American Academy of Arts and Letters, Art Purchase Program
United States Artists Fellowship, Craft
2020 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship, Crafts/Sculpture
2012 Ruth and Harold Chenven Foundation Grant, New York, NY
2011 Vermont Studio Center Artist-in-Residence Full Fellowship, Johnson, VT
Kittredge Foundation Grant Recipient, Cambridge, MA
2009 Best in Show, Radius 250, Artspace, Richmond, VA
Project Completion Grant, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA
2008 Graduate Academic Tuition Assistantship, Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA
2007 Graduate Academic Tuition Assistantship, Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA
Marilyn Pappas Award, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2006 Barbara L. Kuhlman Foundation, Inc. Fiber Scholarship, Willet, NY
2005 Barbara L. Kuhlman Foundation, Inc. Fiber Scholarship, Willet, NY