Guthrie Lonergan

Born 1984 in Los Angeles
Lives and works in Hollywood

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016 Made In L.A.: a, the, though, only, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
default, Honor Fraser, Los Angeles
Ordinary Pictures, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
My Boyfriend Came Back From The War. Online since 1996, HeK House Electronic Arts, Basel, Switzerland and MU, Eindhoven, Netherlands
New Feelings screening, Opening Times at Material Art Fair, Mexico City, Mexico

2015 Any Human Measure, M+B, Los Angeles

2014 Selected work, AMMO at Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
AFTER/HOURS/DROP/BOX, supernormal, Oxfordshire, England

2012 BYOB MOCA LA, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Migrating Forms, Anthology Film Archives, New York
Brand Innovations for Ubiquitous Authorship, Higher Pictures, New York
Recent music videos,
Astral Projection Abduction Fantasy, Monster Truck Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
Big Reality, 319 Scholes, New York
Net Video, Black Box, Givon Art Galery, Tel Aviv, Israel
Collect the WWWorld: The Artist as Archivist in the Internet Age, Haus für elektronische Künste, Basel, Switzerland

2011 Collect the WWWorld: The Artist as Archivist in the Internet Age, Spazio Contemporanea, Brescia, Italy
Read/Write by Jstchillin, 319 Scholes, New York
Le Socle, C'est Aussi Pour Moi Une Problématique, La Noire Galerie, Paris, France, Paris, France
Replay, Beton 7, Athens, Greece
VPAP for FIFA (Augmented Reality Sculpture Park), Ben Franklin Sculpture Parkway, Philadelphia
Terraforms - Game Mods, Babycastles, New York
Is This Thing On?, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
Work Makes The Work, Eisentrager-Howard Gallery, Lincoln, NE

2010 Hollywood Elegies, Art Dubai, Dubai, UAE (with Nasty Nets)
Surfing Club, [], Basel, Switzerland
Surfing Club, Espace Gantner, Belfort, France
Anne Eastman, Maggie Foster, Guthrie Lonergan, Hayley Silverman, Jancar Jones Gallery, San Francisco
BYOB LA, USC Gayle and Ed Roski MFA Gallery, Los Angeles (co-curator)
3 hours in 1 second, Basso Berlin, Berlin, Germany
The New Normal, Art Gallery of Windsor, Ontario, Canada and DiverseWorks, Houston
Multiplex, curated by VVORK, Sun Gallery, Munich, Germany
Video Dada, University Art Gallery, UCI, Irvine, California
Avatar 4D, NOMA GALLERY, San Francisco
Just Add Water, de Soto Gallery, Los Angeles
Serial Chillers in Paradise,
Made in Internet, ARTBOOM Festival, online and Krakow, Poland
NOISEnotNOISE, Western Front, online and Vancouver, Canada
Speed Show vol. 3: 'Peace!', A.Internetcafe, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Intermittent Stream (online)
Index of Potential, online and Miltiadou 21, Athens, Greence
Acid Rain Productions (cable television), Orange and Durham Counties, North Carolina

2009 The Generational: Younger Than Jesus, New Museum, New York
New Wave, Internet Pavillion, Biennale di Venezia, Italy
New Frontier on Main, Sundance Film Festival, Park City, Utah (with Nasty Nets)
We Did It Ourselves!, lecture/screening, Light Industry, Brooklyn, New York
We Did It Ourselves!, lecture/screening, Abandon Normal Devices at FACT, Liverpool, UK
mybiennialisbetterthanyours, Xth Biennale de Lyon, France
Smoke and Mirrors, Space, Pittsburgh
Are you sure you are you?, Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York
Contemporary Semantics Beta, Arti et Amicitae, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Versions, Nederlands Instituut voor Mediakunst, Amsterdam, Netherlands
The New Normal, Bureau for Open Culture, Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, OH
The New Normal, Pomona College Museum of Art, Pomona, California
Engagement Party, guest blogging for Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
The machine becomes the idea that makes the art, c17, Vienna, Austria
The True Artist Helps The World By Revealing Mystic Truths..., Rapture Heap, Dublin, Ireland
From Now On This Blog Is Going To Be..., for Abandon Normal Devices at FACT, Liverpool, UK
In Real Life, Capricious Gallery, New York
Reverse Engineering, Capricious Gallery, New York
Welcome to the Neightborhood, Tight Space, Santa Ana, CA
S.A.S.E., ASDF Makes, email exhibition
Show #22: YTMND, And/Or Gallery, Dallas
Mirror Site, screening/event, MWNM, Brooklyn, NY
ScreenGrab.1, screening, Nightengale Cinema, Chicago
Distributed Gallery show 3, curated for Distributed Gallery at Telic, Los Angeles
Stock Footage Workshop, instructor, The Public School, Los Angeles

2008 Montage: Unmonumental Online, New Museum, New York
Medium Cool, Art in General, New York
The New Normal, Artists Space, New York
The New Normal, Huarte Centro de Arte Contemporáneo, Huarte, Spain
The New Normal, The Decker Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
Reset/Play, Arthouse, Austin, TX
Dallas Video Festival, Conduit Gallery, Dallas
Netmares/Netdreams, Current Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Nasty As U Wanna Be, New York Underground Film Festival, New York
This one goes up to 11, online at Why + Wherefore, screening at Monkeytown, New York
Club Internet, (various online exhibitions)
Club Internet: Free Fall opening at Mediamatic, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Tag Team, online show curated for Club Internet
A Wikipedia Reader, publication edited by ASDF Makes

2007 Show #12 (two person show with Kevin Bewersdorf), And/Or Gallery, Dallas
Thread, Wood Street Galleries, Pittsburgh
Professional Surfer, Rhizome Time Shares, at the New Museum
nothin special, Version Festival, Chicago
Our Distance From Things, Telic Arts Exchange, Los Angeles
Nasty Nets Event, Telic Arts Exchange, Los Angeles

2006 The GIF Show, Rx Gallery, San Francisco
Faultlines, Rhizome Time Shares, at the New Museum
Surfing the internet in public 3 (lecture), Telic Arts Exchange, Los Angeles


2016 Hanne Mugaas, "Superimages", Kaleidoscope, Issue #26, Winter 2016
Deborah Vankin, "What is an L.A. artist? Hammer Museum answers with its 'Made in L.A.' biennial lineup", Los Angeles Times, 19 January

2015 "Consumer Reports: Guthrie Lonergan",, 11 Feb
Fan Zhong, "Art 2.0", W Magazine, May

2014 Ed Halter, "In Search Of: The Art Of Guthrie Lonergan", Artforum, Nov (cover)

2012 Kyle Fitzpatrick, BYOB At Transmission LA
Tom McCormack, Migrating Forms Fest at Anthology thru May 20, 11 May
Brian Droitcur, ed., Big Reality

2011 Brian Droitcur, "Life Feed: Webcams, Art, and People,", 26 June
Guthrie Lonergan and Joel Holmberg, Paper Trail, ART LIES
Mathias Jansson, "The Semiotics of Video Games," curated matter, 7 January
Brian Droitcur, "Big Reality,", 23 March

2010 Gene McHugh, various articles, Post Internet
Brian Droitcur, "The Chill Zone,", 14 July
Domenico Quaranta, "Vernacular Video," Flash Art (Italian Edition), July
Domenico Quaranta, Media, New Media, Postmedia, postmedia books
Kelly Klaasmeyer, "An Ancient Impulse," Houston Press, 11 August
Ariel Evans, "Skolar cat hidez bahind hiz nollege: Methodologies of Stupid (NSFW)," ART LIES, Summer
Nicholas O'Brien, "BYOB LA Recap: A Conversation w/ Chris Coy, Guthrie Lonergan, and Artie Vierkant," Bad At Sports, 24 November
Artie Vierkant, "The Image Object Post-Internet," Jstchillin, December
An Xiao Mina, "Always Social: Social Media Art (2004-2008), Part One," Hyperallergic, 14 June
"'Social Media Art' in The Expanded Field", artnet, 8 August
Paul Breschuk, "The New Normal at the Art Gallery of Windsor," Akimbo, 14 April
Andrea Grover, "The New Normal," ...might be good, Issue #140, 29 January
RomaEuropa Fake Factory, "REFF Book," October

2009 Gene McHugh, "The Generational: Younger Than Jesus," Artforum, Summer
Holland Cotter, "The New Museum: 'The Generational: Younger Than Jesus,'", The New York Times, 25 June
Ed Halter, "After the Amateur: Notes",, 29 April
Lauren Cornell, "New Age Thinking," Younger Than Jesus: The Reader
Brian Boucher, "Younger Than Jesus," Art in America, June
Younger Than Jesus: Artist Directory, edited by Lauren Cornell, Massimiliano Gioni and Laura Hoptman
Marisa Olson, "Lost Not Found: The Circulation of Images in Digital Visual Culture," Words Without Pictures, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Various authors, "The Immediated Now: Network Culture and the Poetics of Reality," networked (, 2009-10
Paddy Johnson, "So You Want To Join a Surf Club...", The L Magazine, 18 March
Kurt Shaw, "SPACE exhibit shows pop art's alive and well," Pittsburgh Tribune, 16 August
Artie Vierkant, "Hypermedia: Exposure," Hyperallergic, 19 October, 8 April

2008 Thomas Beard, "Interview with Guthrie Lonergan",, 26 March
Régine Debatty, "The New Normal," We Make Money Not Art, 2 June
Michael Connor, "The New Normal," The New Normal exhibition catalgue, ICi and Artists Space
John Everett Daquino, "Making the Private Public, or How Dick Cheney and Reality TV Has Shaped the New Normalcy," ArtSlant, 15 June
Paddy Johnson, "Art Fag City: Escaping the Shadow of Bitstreams," The L Magazine, 27 February
Kevin Bewersdorf and John Michael Boling, "Best of the Web, 2008, Contributor's Choice Part Two of Six," Art Fag City

2007 Andrew LaVallee, "Even Boring Blogs Are Things of Beauty In Some Artists' Eyes," Wall Street Journal, B1, 19 December
Paddy Johnson, "In Our Masthead: Guthrie Lonergan," Art Fag City, 16 July
Paddy Johnson, "Guthrie Lonergan's 2001<<<>>>2006 Still Waiting For Reblogging," Art Fag City, 5 February
Tom Moody, "2001 [counter-directional arrows] 2006," tom moody, 30 January

2006 Walter Robinson, "Curating . . . Myspace," artnet, 24 August


2009 Engagement Party at Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles
Abandon Normal Devices at FACT, Liverpool, UK


2006 BA, University of California, Los Angeles