b. 1957, Los Angeles, United States
Lives and works in New York


One-Person Exhibitions

2013 Resonancia y Silencio,  Galeria OMR, Mexico City

2011 Feature Inc., New York

2006 Television Noise Photographs, Feature Inc., New York

2005 Quietly Oscillating, Feature Inc., New York

2002 Feature Inc., New York

1999 Feature Inc., New York; M du B, F, H & g, Montreal

1997 Feature Inc., New York; Revelations: David Moreno, Neuberger Museum, Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, NY (brochure)

1994 Feature Inc., New York

1993 Feature, New York

1992 Center for Contemporary Art, Chicago

1991 Feature, New York University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL (catalogue)

1990 Center for Contemporary Art, Chicago

1989 Feature, New York


Selected Group Exhibitions

2013 13th Istanbul Biennial (catalogue); Uncontrollable Urge, Portland Museum of Modern Art; I want that inside me,  Feature Inc., New York

2012  30th São Paolo Biennial: The Imminence of Poetics,  São Paolo; curatedby Luis Perez-Oramas, André Severo, and Tobi Maier (catalogue)
―Punt, Feature Inc., New York; Everyday Abstract –Abstract Everyday,  James Cohan Gallery, New York; curated by Matthew Higgs

2009  White Noise, James Cohan Gallery, New York; Populate This Form, Feature Inc., New York

2008  Healing, Feature Inc., New York American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York; Shit, Feature Inc., New York; g-salon, g-module, Paris

2007  Play Yourself, Gimpel Fils, London; Packedsockdrawer, Feature Inc., New York Picturing Pixels, Gallery W52, New York; Recordings, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta; Thoughts,Feature Inc., New York

2006  Looking Back, White Columns, New York; curated by Matthew Higgs; Deep Freeze, Mehr (Midtown), New York; Strictly Geometrical?,  Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany; Drawings III (Selected), g-module, Paris; Transforming Chronologies: An Atlas of Drawings, Part 1,  Museum of Modern Art, New York (catalogue)

2005  The Sun Rises in the Evening.,  Feature Inc., New York; Greater New York 2005,  P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York (catalogue)

2004  About Painting,  Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

2002  Post-Systemic Art, Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ

2001  Another, once again, many times more., Feature Inc., New York; Amused, Carrie Secrest Gallery, Chicago (catalogue); Boomerang: Collector‘s Choice, Exit Art, New York; curated by Ken Freed; The Paul A. Anderson Art History Collection, Augustana College Art Gallery and Museum, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL (catalogue)

2000  Modern Starts: The Raw and the Cooked, Museum of Modern Art, New York; Photographs About Photography, Andrew Kreps, New York; curated by Liz Deschenes; Hairy Forearm‘s Self-Referral, Feature Inc., New York; Grok Terence McKenna Dead," Feature Inc., New York

1999 Sight Gags: Grotesque, Caricature and Wit in Modern and Contemporary Drawings, Museum of Modern Art, New York (brochure) Hara Museum Tokyo, Cross Currents: New Art from MoMA New York (catalogue ); Pretty Happy Painting,  M du B, F, H & g, Montreal; Continued Investigation of the Relevance of Abstraction,  Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York. 

1998 More Pieces to the Puzzle: Recent Additions to the Collection,  Museum of Modern Art, New York
curious.parking@stupendous.strawberry,  Galerie S. & H. De Buck, Ghent, Belgium; Would have had., Cabinet Gallery, London; Drawings,  Feature Inc., New York; Drawers,  Feature Inc., New York; Drawing to an End,  Anna KusteraGallery, New York; SCIENCE,  Feature Inc., New York; Normal Editions Workshop: A Print Retrospective,  Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL; Paintings, Feature Inc., New York; Word Perfect,  Gallery 400, University of Illinois at Chicago; WO p: Works on/of paper,  ANP, Antwerp, Belgium

1997 A Decade of Collecting: Recent Acquisitions in Contemporary Drawing, Museum of Modern Art, New York; Frankensteinian,  Caren Golden Fine Art, New York

1996 Richard Bloes/Rachel Harrison/David Moreno, Feature Inc., New York; Ab Fab, Feature Inc., New York; 1995 Strung Into the Apollonian Dream...,  Feature Inc., New York; Smells Like Vinyl,  Roger Merians Gallery, New York; curated by Thaddeus Strode and Sarah Seager; Acts of Obsession, Carla Stellweg Gallery, New York


Selected Bibliography

2014 Toulouse, Sophie and Soyer, Barbara. The Drawer Volume 6 -1984  (Spring 2014)

2013 Heinrich, Will. I Want That Inside Me,‘ New York Observer, 15 July; David Moreno: Recent Works on Paper, Yeti, No. 13, 46–61 (portfolio); Corey, Claire. Interview,Inside/Out: A MoMA/PS1 blog,19 April

2012 Young, Stephanie. David Moreno, Vellum,No. 9 (Spring 2012)

2009 Wilson, Michael. Review of  White Noise, Time Out New York, 23–29 July, 45

2008 No Milk Today 1, no. 1, edited by Billy Miller (reproduction); Corner of Finance Where Women Are Climbing, New York Times, Business Section, 22 March, C1 (reproduction)

2007 Untitled publication, no. 1 (Spring), Feature Inc., New York (reproductions) Charlesworth, JJ. Review of  Play Yourself, Time Out London, 1–7 August, 44 Schwendener, Martha. Review of  Packedsockdrawer, New York Times, 24 August, E31

2006 Maurer, Sherry C.; David Moreno, in Liberal Arts through the Ages, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL, 508–509 (reproduction); David Moreno, Vellum, no. 4 (Fall/Winter), 22–23 (reproductions) Goings On About Town, New Yorker, 15 May

2005 Greater New York 2005, exhibition catalogue, P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York, 260–261; Cotter, Holland. Review of Meditative, New York Times, 5 August, E28;  Kimmelman, Michael. Youth and the Market: Love at First Sight, New York Times, 18 March, E:37, 41 Goings On About Town, New Yorker, 19 September, 23

2002 Bischoff, Dan, A Kaleidoscope of Wit and Whimsy, Sunday Star-Ledger, 21 July, 2 Johnson, Ken. Review, New York Times, 11 January, E44

2001 Cotter, Holland., Another, Once Again, Many Times More, New York Times, Listings, 11 May, E38

2000 Aletti, Vincent.Village Voice, Choices, 29 February, 71; David Moreno, Yeti, no. 1, 218 (reproduction)

1999 Blair, Dike. Review,The Thing, posted 22 March (reproduction) Braet, Jan. Koel Amerikaans,  Knack, 17 March, 77 Doove, Edith. Verrassingenuit Amerika, DeStadaard, 3 February, 2Ivy, Angus. Review of WOp, Zingmagazine, Summer, 229 230 Jones, Ronald. Review of Continued Investigation…, Frieze, June–August, 102–103 (reproduction ) Lambrecht, Luc. Amerikaansen Toch Niet, De Morgen, 12 February, 14Popelier, Bert. Jonge Amerikanen, De Financieel Economische Tijd, 3 February, 12 Smith, Roberta. Review, New York Times, 12 February, E39 1998 Johnson, Ken. Review,New York Times, 3 January, E35

1997 Cotter, Holland. Ideas From the Air, Wrapped in Paper, New York Times, 19 December, E39

1996 Moody, Tom. Review of AbFab, Art Papers, November/December, 56 1995 Cash, Stephanie. Review,Art in America, May, 115 (reproduction ) Cotter, Holland. Review, New York Times, 6 January, C24 Galloway, Munro. Exporama,  Art Press, March, 17 (reproduction) Humphrey, David. New York Fax,  Art Issues, March/April, 34–35 (reproduction)

1994 Jacquette, Julia and Lipkin, Lawrence, guest editors. Working Conditions: A Forum on Art and Everyday Life by Younger Artists ,M/E/A/N/I/N/G#16, November, 24 Levin, Kim.Village Voice, Choices, 20 December, 8

1993 Grisham, Esther. Review of Cutting Bait,  Dialogue, September Morrison, Mandy. Fresh Paint,  Chicago Reader, 11 June, 27–28 Saltz, Jerry. Let us Now Praise Artist‘s Artists, Art & Auction, April, 74–791992 Artner, Alan. Review, Chicago Tribune, 17 January, section 7, 66 (reproduction) Hixson, Kathryn. Review, Flash Art, May/June, 116–118 (reproduction)

1991 Decter, Joshua. New York in Review‖Arts, October, 97–98 Smith, Roberta. Review, New York Times, 8 July, C5 Goings On About Town, New Yorker, 8 July, 13

1990 Artner, Alan. Review,Chicago Tribune, 29 June, section 7, 78 (reproduction) Saltz, Jerry. The Outside is In And the Inside is Out, Arts, November, 23–24 (reproduction) Stevens, Mitchell. Review, New Art Examiner, October, 42–43 (reproduction)

1989 Hixson, Kathryn. Chicago in Review, Arts, November, 109–110 Smith, Roberta. For the Unheralded, a Chance to be Noticed, New York Times, 30 June, C25



1984-85 California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
1982 University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; BFA

Awards and Honors

1997 Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award (catalogue)
2008 American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, Purchase Award