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  • Selected Solo
  • Selected Group

(b. 1980, Beijing, CN) Lives and works in New York City

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017

  • sleeping in a beam of sunlight, Moran Bondaroff, Los Angeles, US

2016

  • terence koh: bee chapel, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, US

2014

  • toomoorow’s snow, McMichael Museum, Toronto, CA
  • sticks, stones and bones, Entree Gallery and Tag Team Studio, Bergen, NO

2012

  • Yes pleased, the Fireplace Project, East Hampton, US

2011

  • Secret Societies, Musée d’art Contemporain - CAPC, Bordeaux, FR
  • Wunder: Kunst, Religion und Wissenschaft vom 4. Jahrhundert bis zur Gegenwart, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, DE
  • Adansonias, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, AT
  • nothingtoodoo, Mary Boone Gallery, New York City, US

2009

  • Auta no Tama Raku, Domanus Gallery, Port-au-Prince, HT
  • Adansonias: A Tragic Opera in 8 acts, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, FR

2008

  • Flowers For Baudelaire, Vito Schnabel, New York City, US
  • The Whole Family, Peres Projects, Los Angeles, US
  • Love for Eternity, MUSAC - Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Castilla y León, León, ES
  • Captain Buddha curated by Dr. Martina Weinhart, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, DE
  • Dirty Blind God, de Pury & Luxembourg, Zurich, CH

2007

  • God, de Pury and Luxembourg, Zurich, CH
  • Blame Canada, (with Bruce LaBruce), Peres Projects Kreuzberg, Berlin, DE
  • Terence Koh, curated by Shamim Momin, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, US

2006

  • Terence Koh, curated by Beatrix Ruf, Kunsthalle Zürich, Zürich, CH
  • Buddha Fly Earth, Asia Song Society, New York City, US
  • Sprungkopf, Peres Projects Kreuzberg, Berlin, DE
  • Terence Koh, Art Statements, Art 37, Peres Projects, Basel, CH
  • Future Cock, Asia Song Society, New York City, US

2005

  • Gone, Yet Still, Wien Secession, Vienna, AT
  • Mein Tod Mein Tod, Peres Projects Kreuzberg, Berlin, DE
  • The Voyage of Lady Midnight Snowdrops Through Double Star Death, Peres Projects, Los Angeles, US

2004

  • Do Not Doubt the Dangerousness of My Butterfly Song, Peres Projects, Los Angeles, US
  • Koh & 50 Most Beautiful Boy, Peres Projects, Los Angeles, US

2003

  • The Whole Family, Peres Projects, Los Angeles, US

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017 

  • Where the Sidewalk Ends, Moran Bondaroff, Los Angeles, US
  • Be My Valentine, Alternate Projects, Online, US

2015 

  • Energy and Process, Tate Modern, London, UK
  • Dead: A Celebration of Mortality, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK 

2013 

  • Grasso, Grimonprez, Koh: three installations, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, US
  • Call for Ideas, MOMA PS1, Queens, US

2012

  • Wunder: Kunst, Religion und Wissenschaft, Kunsthalle Krems, Krems, AT
  • Secret Societies, Musée d'art Contemporain de Bordeaux - CAPC, Bordeaux, FR (Touring exhibition)
  • Wunder: Kunst, Religion und Wissenschaft, Hamburg, DE

2011

  • Nothingness and being skinny curated Gerardo Contreras, Black Cubicle Toilet Gallery, Celeste House, Mexico City, MX
  • Secret Societies, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, DE
  • Meditation, Trance, curated by Marcio Harum and Pedro Mendes, Mendes Wood, Sao Paulo, BR
  • Post 9-11, Oh Wow, Los Angeles, US
  • Gloria Hole, curated by Richard Munson, The Fireplace Project, East Hampton, US
  • Don't Do It Etc, Galerie Bruno Bischofberger AG, Zurich, CH
  • BigMinis, CAPC Musée d'art Contemporain, Bordeaux, FR

2010

  • Roundtrip: Beijing – New York Now Selections from the Domus Collection, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, CN
  • Post Monument, XIV Carrara Biennale, IT
  • Art Unlimited, Thaddaeus Ropac Gallery, Art Basel, CH
  • Roundabout, Traveling Exhibition, Hong Kong, CN
  • Skin Fruit: Selections from the Dakis Joannou Collection, curated by Jeff Koons, The New Museum, New York City, US
  • The Library of Babel / In and Out of Place, curated by Anna-Catharina Gebbers, Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK

2009

  • Contemporary Artifices and Baroque Difformities, curated by Claudia Gioia, with the scientific direction of Danilo Eccher, ARCOS-Sannio Museum of Contemporary Art, Benevuto, IT
  • Compassion, curated by AA Bronson, The Institute of Art, Religion and Social Justice, New York City, US
  • Degeneration/Regeneration, Marina Abromovic Institute, San Francisco, US
  • Performa - visual performance art biennial, New York City, US
  • The Embassy, curated by Xerxes Cook and Alex Dellal, 33 Portland Place, London, UK
  • Artists' Art / Artists' Books, Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, East Hampton, New York State, US
  • Objective Affection, curated by Faris Al-Shathir and Gregory Sparks, BOFFO, Brooklyn Heights, New York City, US
  • New York Minute, curated by Kathy Grayson, Macro Future Museum, Rome, IT
  • Elevator to the Gallows,-Galerie im Regierungsviertel / Forgotten Bar Project, Berlin, DE
  • Forgotten Bar Project, Berlin, X Initiative, New York City, US
  • Story without a Name, curated by Blair Taylor, Peres Projects Kreuzberg, Berlin, DE
  • Minneapolis, Peres Projects, Los Angeles, US
  • Expected Unexpected Mexico, Collection of Isabel and Agustín Coppel, Tenerife Espacio de las Artes, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, ES
  • A Tribute to Ron Warren, Mary Boone Gallery, New York City, US
  • DLA Piper Series: This is Sculpture, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
  • Private, Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal, DE
  • The Collectors, curated by Elmgreen and Dragset, Danish and Nordic Pavilions, 53rd Venice Biennale, Venice, IT
  • ONEDREAMRUSH, Beijing Independent Film Forum, Beijing, CN;
  • Marina Abramovic Presents..., The Whitworth Art Gallery, The University of Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester, UK
  • Get a Rope, curated by Kathy Grayson, CTRL Gallery, Houston, US
  • IMAGINE, THERE: Three Contemporary Mythologies, A Space Gallery, Toronto, CA
  • The Porn Identity, curated by Florian Waldvogel, Kunsthalle Wien, DE
  • The Temptation to Exist: Douglas Gordon, Andy Warhol, On Kawara, Terence Koh, Yvon Lambert, London, UK
  • KKK, curated by Javier Peres, three person show with Terence Koh, Jeff Koons, and Mike Kelley, Mary Boone, New York City, US
  • FRAGILE, Julia Stoschek Collection, Düsseldorf, DE

2008

  • Political Minimalism, curated by Klaus Biesenbach, Kunst Werke, Berlin, DE
  • Materialized: New Video in the Third Dimension, curated by Kathy Grayson, Bergen Kunsthalle, NO
  • Meet Me Around the Corner, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, NO
  • Expenditure, Busan Biennale 2008, Busan Museum of Modern Art, Busan, KR
  • 21: Contemporary Art, The Brooklyn Museum, New York City, US
  • The Boys of Summer, The Fireplace Project, East Hampton, US
  • Shape of Things to Come, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
  • Yokohama Triennial, Yokohama, JP
  • Eurasia. Geographic Cross-Overs in Art, Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Trento, IT
  • Expected Unexpected Mexico, Collection of Augustin and Isabel Coppel, curated by Monica Amor, Maison Rouge, Paris, FR
  • The Zabludowicz Collection: When We Build, Let Us Think That We Build Forever, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK
  • New York States of Mind, Queens Museum of Art, Queens, New York, US;
  • Gravity: Selected works from the Ernesto Esposito Collection, Museo Artium, Vitoria, ES
  • The Temptation to Exist, Yvon Lambert, London, UK

2007

  • Unholy Truths, Initial Access, Frank Cohen Collection, Manchester, UK
  • Effigies, Stuart Shave / Modern Art, London, UK
  • Fractured Figure, curated by Jeffrey Deitch, selections from the Dakis Joannou Collection, Deste Foundation, Athens, GR
  • Beyond the Zero, Peres Projects, Athens, GR
  • Destroy Athens, First Athens Biennial, Athens, GR
  • Get Lost, Artists Map Downtown New York, New Museum, New York City, US
  • How Much Longer, Belkin Satellite, Vancouver, CA
  • Out of Art, from the Collection of Ernesto Eposito, CentrePasquArt: Kunsthaus Centre d'Art, Biel Bienne, CH
  • Sweet Bird of Youth, curated by Hedi Slimane Arndt & Partner, Berlin, DE
  • Chi Peng's Journey to the West, White Space Beijing, China in association with Alexander Ochs Galleries Berlin-Beijing, CN
  • New York – States of Mind, curated by Shaheen Merali, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, DE
  • Terence Koh and AA Bronson, Two Person Exhibition, Galerie Fredric Giroux, Paris, FR
  • Absent Without Leave, Victoria Miro Gallery. London, UK
  • Between 2 Deaths, curated by Ellen Blumenstein and Felix Ensslin, Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, DE
  • Time Difference, Initial Access, Frank Cohen Collection, Wolverhampton, UK
  • Body Politix, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, NL

2006

  • USA Today, in conjunction with the Saatchi Gallery, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
  • The Gold Standard, Curated by Bob Nickas, PS1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, US
  • WAR on .45/MY MIRRORS Are PAINTED BLACK (for you), Bortolami Dayan, New York City, US
  • Let's go Kamping!!, Kamp K48 at John Connelly Presents, New York City, US
  • The Beat, Haswelldiger & Co. Gallery, New York City, US
  • Cosmic Wonder, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, US
  • Dark, curated by Rein Wolfs and Jan Grosfeld, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, NL
  • A Lover's Discourse: Nobuyoshi Araki, Annette Kelm, Terence Koh, Sakiko Nomura, Heinz Peter Knes, Marcos Rosales, curated by Dean Sameshima, Peres Projects, Los Angeles, US

2005

  • Blankness Is Not A Void, curated by Gardar Eide Einarsson, Standard, Oslo, NO
  • The Zine UnBound: Kults, Werewolves and Sarcastic Hippies, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, US
  • No Ordinary Sanctity, curated by Shamim Momin, Kunstraum Deutsche Bank, Salzburg, AU
  • Log Cabin, curated by Jeffrey Uslip, Artist Space, New York City, US

2004

  • Do a Book: Asian Artists Summer Project 2004, Plum Blossoms, New York City, US
  • Phiiliip: Divided by Lightning, Deitch Projects, New York City, US
  • The Temple of Golden Piss.;- Extra City, Center for Contemporary Art, Antwerp, BE
  • The Black Album, Maureen Paley Interim Art, London, UK (2004-2005)
  • Get Off! Exploring the Pleasure Principal, Museum of Sex, New York City, US
  • Harlem Postcards Fall 2004, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, US
  • Whitney Biennial, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, US

2003

  • DL: The Down Low in Contemporary Art, Longwood Art Gallery, Bronx, New York, US
  • Today's Man, John Connelly Presents, New York City, US
  • Now Playing, D'Amelio Terras, New York City, US
  • Mixer 03, Monique Meloche Gallery, Chicago, US
  • Game over, Grimm / Rosenfeld, Munich, DE
  • Today's Man, traveling show, Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, Tokyo, JP
  • Attack – The Kult 48 Klubhouse, K48 & Deitch Projects, New York City, US

Terence KOH's work has been featured in numerous publications including Flash Art, Art Review, ArtForum, Frieze, The New York Times, The LA Times, artUS, I-D, o32c, PURPLE Fashion Mag, Metropolis El Mundo and many others.

Exhibitions

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Artist  Title  Date  Location 
Group ShowDean Sameshima, 🔒 Paul Lee, Terence KohDean Sameshima, 🔒 Paul Lee, Terence Koh ARCO Madrid 2011 2011-02-1616/02/2011–
20/02/2011
Madrid, ESMadrid, ES
Group ShowDan Attoe, 🔒 Antonio Ballester Moreno, Joe Bradley, Dan Colen, 🔒 Amie Dicke, 🔒 Kaye Donachie, Mark Flood, 🔒 John Kleckner, Terence Koh, Bruce LaBruce, 🔒 Paul Lee, Dean Sameshima, 🔒 Agathe Snow, 🔒 Dash Snow, 🔒 Mark TitchnerGroup ShowDan Attoe, 🔒 Antonio Ballester Moreno, Joe Bradley, Dan Colen, 🔒 Amie Dicke, 🔒 Kaye Donachie, Mark Flood, 🔒 John Kleckner, Terence Koh, Bruce LaBruce, 🔒 Paul Lee, Dean Sameshima, 🔒 Agathe Snow, 🔒 Dash Snow, 🔒 Mark Titchner Minneapolis 2009-07-0202/07/2009–
31/07/2009
Peres Projects, Los AngelesPeres Projects, Los Angeles
Group ShowTerence Koh, 🔒 Dash Snow, 🔒 Carol Bove, 🔒 Andrew LordGroup ShowTerence Koh, 🔒 Dash Snow, 🔒 Carol Bove, 🔒 Andrew Lord Story Without a Name, curated by Blair Taylor 2009-06-2020/06/2009–
15/08/2009
Peres Projects, KreuzbergPeres Projects, Kreuzberg
Terence KohTerence Koh Boy by the Sea 2009-05-0101/05/2009–
13/06/2009
Peres Projects, KreuzbergPeres Projects, Kreuzberg
Group ShowDean Sameshima, Terence Koh, assume vivid astro focusDean Sameshima, Terence Koh, assume vivid astro focus FIAC 2008 2008-10-2222/10/2008–
26/10/2008
Paris, FRParis, FR
Terence KohTerence Koh Art Basel Miami Beach 2007 2007-12-0606/12/2007–
09/12/2007
Miami, USMiami, US
Bruce LaBruce, Terence KohBruce LaBruce, Terence Koh BLAME CANADA 2007-09-3030/09/2007–
10/10/2007
Peres Projects, KreuzbergPeres Projects, Kreuzberg
Terence KohTerence Koh Art LA Contemporary 2007 2007-01-2525/01/2007–
28/01/2007
Los Angeles, USLos Angeles, US
Terence KohTerence Koh Sprungkopf 2006-08-1212/08/2006–
12/08/2006
Peres Projects, KreuzbergPeres Projects, Kreuzberg
Terence KohTerence Koh Mein Tod Mein Tod 2005-09-2929/09/2005–
05/11/2005
Peres Projects, KreuzbergPeres Projects, Kreuzberg
Terence KohTerence Koh THE VOYAGE OF LADY MIDNIGHT SNOWDROPS THROUGH DOUBLE STAR DEATH 2005-03-2626/03/2005–
26/04/2005
Peres Projects, Los AngelesPeres Projects, Los Angeles
Group Showassume vivid astro focus, Dan Attoe, 🔒 Chris Ballantyne, Dan Colen, 🔒 Amie Dicke, 🔒 Kaye Donachie, 🔒 Jim Drain, 🔒 Matt Greene, 🔒 Folkert de Jong, 🔒 John Kleckner, Terence Koh, 🔒 Andrew Mania, Dean Sameshima, 🔒 Mark Titchnerassume vivid astro focus, Dan Attoe, 🔒 Chris Ballantyne, Dan Colen, 🔒 Amie Dicke, 🔒 Kaye Donachie, 🔒 Jim Drain, 🔒 Matt Greene, 🔒 Folkert de Jong, 🔒 John Kleckner, Terence Koh, 🔒 Andrew Mania, Dean Sameshima, 🔒 Mark Titchner Art Basel Miami Beach 2004 2004-12-0202/12/2004–
05/12/2004
Miami, USMiami, US
Terence KohTerence Koh KOH & 50 MOST BEAUTIFUL BOY 2004-07-1717/07/2004–
07/08/2004
Peres Projects, Los AngelesPeres Projects, Los Angeles
Terence KohTerence Koh Do not doubt the dangerousness of my butterfly song 2004-07-0303/07/2004–
07/08/2004
Peres Projects, Los AngelesPeres Projects, Los Angeles
Group Showassume vivid astro focus, Dan Attoe, 🔒 Chris Ballantyne, 🔒 Keith Boadwee, 🔒 Amie Dicke, 🔒 Matt Greene, Terence Koh, Bruce LaBruce, 🔒 Anna Sew Hoy, Dean Sameshimaassume vivid astro focus, Dan Attoe, 🔒 Chris Ballantyne, 🔒 Keith Boadwee, 🔒 Amie Dicke, 🔒 Matt Greene, Terence Koh, Bruce LaBruce, 🔒 Anna Sew Hoy, Dean Sameshima LISTE 2004 2004-06-1515/06/2004–
20/06/2004
Basel, CHBasel, CH