b. 1961, New York
Lives and works in New York

1994 Yale University School of Art, M.F.A. Photography, New Haven, CT
1988 Hunter College, CUNY M.A. TESOL/Applied Linguistics, New York, NY
1984 Barnard College, Columbia University, New York B.A. Anthropology, New York, NY

2017 Until It Makes Sense, Erica Baum & Ajit Chauhan, SVIT, Prague, Czech Republic
  AAa:Quien, Erica Baum & Libby Rothfeld, Bureau, New York, NY
2016 The Following Information, Bureau, New York, NY
2015 Stanzas, Galerie Crevecoeur, Paris, France
2014 The Paper Nautilus, Bureau, New York, NY
  Harpoon the Monster:  Blackboards, Blanks and Viewmasters (with Francis Baudevin), Galerie Mark
  Müller, Zurich, Switzerland
2013 The Public Imagination, Lüttgenmeijer, Berlin, Germany
  The Public Imagination, Galerie Crevecoeur, Paris, France
  Erica Baum, Kunstverein Langenhagen, Langenhagen, Germany
  Erica Baum: Blanks/Naked Eye Anthology, Melas Papadapoulos, Athens, Greece
  Solo Show, Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA
2012 Naked Eye Anthology, Bureau, New York, NY
  Naked Eye, Marc Jancou, Geneva, Switzerland
2011 The Public Imagination, Circuit, Lausanne, Switzerland
  Shuffled Glances, Bureau, New York, NY
2009 The Naked Eye, Dispatch Bureau, New York, NY
  Reference, Luttgenmeijer, Berlin, Germany
2008 Word Each to Cling I, Kelly Writers House, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
2004 Them, D'Amelio Terras, New York, NY
2003 Play, D’Amelio Terras, New York, NY
  Directions, Dance Theater Workshop Gallery, New York, NY
2000 Recent Work, D’Amelio Terras, New York, NY
1997 New Photographs, Clementine Gallery, New York, NY
1996 Southern Light Gallery, Amarillo College, TX
1995 University of California, Berkeley Extension, San Francisco, CA

2018 mark, Team Gallery, New York, NY (forthcoming)
  Wojciech Bąkowski, Erica Baum, Constance DeJong, Bureau, New York, NY (forthcoming)
  The Remains of Cinema, Künstlerhaus Halle für Kunst & Medien, Graz, Austria
  Condo London, Southard Reid hosting Bureau (New York) and Park View (Los Angeles), London,
  United Kingdom
2017 Satellite TV, organized by Anne Eastman, Tetsuo's Garage, Nikko, Japan
  L’art dans tous ses états – chap.8, frac île‑de‑france, Les Réservoirs, Limay, France
  Threads Left Dangling, Veiled in Ink, curated by Béatrice Gross, Galerie Emanuel Layr, Vienna, Austria
  A une heure de la civilisation, Galerie Crèvecoeur, Marseille, France
  The Arcades: Contemporary Art and Walter Benjamin, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY
  Tuer la marionnette, curated by Clement Delepine, CACBM, Paris, France
  Elective Affinities: A Library, curated by Jocelyn Spaar and Sarah Watson, 205 Hudson Gallery, New
  York, NY
Take Note, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA
Strange Days, Le Plateau, Frac Île-de-France, Paris, France
  Erica Baum, Francis Baudevin, Stéphane Dafflon, Philippe Decrauzat, Blair Thurman, Galerie
  Nikolaus Ruzicska, Salzburg, Austria
2016 Her Crowd: New Art by Women from Our Neighbors’ Private Collections, Bruce Museum,
  Greenwich, CT
  Tongue, Angela Meleca Gallery, Columbus, OH
  Two Years of Looking, New Art Projects, London, UK
  Thought Patterns, Deborah Ronnen, Rochester, NY
  For the Love of Things: Still Life, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
2015 Revelations, FRAC Île de France, Paris, France
  Photo-Poetics: An Anthology, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
  Pangrammar, P!, New York, NY
  Jeux de langage, FRAC Île de France, Paris, France
  The Exhibition of a Film (Screening), Tate Modern, London, UK
  The Exhibition of a Film (Screening), Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
  Reconstructions: Recent Photographs and Video from the Met Collection, The Metropolitan Museum of
  Art, New York, NY
  Photo-Poetics: An Anthology, Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany
  True Players, W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  Body/Image, Susan Inglett Gallery, New York, NY
  Reloaded - Concrete Trends, Weserburg Museum of Modern Art, Bremen, Germany
  For Troedsson Villa, Troedsson Villa, Nikko, Japan
  After Dark, Mamco, Geneva, Switzerland
  Erica Baum, Barb Choit, Rawson Projects, New York, NY
  Altarations: Built, Blended, Processed, University Galleries, FAU, Boca Raton, FL
2014 PLATEFORME(S), Centre d’art contemporain d’Yverdon-les-Bains, Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland
Lucid Gestures: An Exhibition of Barnard Alumnae Artists, Mccagg Gallery, Barnard College,
  New York, NY
  The Exhibition of a Film, Centre D’art Contemporan Geneve, Geneva, Switzerland
  The Built Environment: Lower East Side in Istanbul, Mixer, Istanbul, Turkey
  Infinite Tuning, Murray Guy, New York, NY
  A Poem a Day, Mu.ZEE, Ostend, Belgium
  Seymour, CEEAC, Strasbourg, France
  Langue des oiseaux et coq à l’âne. Autour de Raymond Hains, Le Frac Bretagne, Rennes, France
  Lists, Bury Art Gallery, Lancashire, UK
2013 AGORA 4th Athens Biennale, Athens, Greece
  Anthology, Summerhall, Edinburgh, UK
  Printing Out the Internet cur. Kenneth Goldsmith, Labor, Mexico City, Mexico
  Step Right In, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX
  Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art (Extended), The Eli & Edythe Broad Art Museum,
  East Lansing, MI
  Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art (Extended), Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto
  Chick Lit: Revised Summer Reading, Tracy Williams, Ltd, New York, NY
  Desire, Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York, NY
  October 18, 1977, Klemens Gasser & Tanja Grunert, Inc, New York, NY
  Jew York, Untitled Gallery and Zach Feuer Gallery, New York, NY
  Everyday Epiphanies, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  Bass! How Low Can You Go?, Leila Heller Gallery, New York, NY
  The Feverish Library Cont'd, Capitan Petzel, Berlin, Germany
  Speaking and Thinking, Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm, Sweden
  DOWNTOWN: a view of the Lower East Side, James Cohan, Shanghai, China
  30th Bienal de São Paulo Touring Program, Sesc São José do Rio Preto, São Paulo, Brazil
2012 The Imminence of Poetics, Fundacao Bienal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo
  Lost & Found: Anonymous Photography in Reflection, Ambach & Rice Gallery Los Angeles, CA
  Postscript, Denver MCA, Denver, CO
  The Feverish Library, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York NY
  Coquilles Méchaniques, FRAC Alsace, Altkirch, France
  B-Out, curated by Scott Hug, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY
  Journal d’une chambre, Cur. Jean-Max Colard, Galerie Crevecoeur, Paris, France
  Slow Numbers, Showroom 170, New York, NY
  Erica Baum and Sara MacKillop, Bischoff/Weiss, London, UK
  Spelling the Image, Marc Jancou Contemporary, New York, NY
  (im)possibilities, Visual Art Center, Univ. of Texas, Austin, TX
2011 Library Science, Artspace, New Haven, CT
  Summer Salt, The Proposition, New York, NY
  Pictures Extra and Others, Helena Papadopoulos Gallery, Athens, Greece
2010 ITEM, curated by Mamie Tinkler, Mitchell Innes & Nash, New York, NY
  Readers Delight, McKenzie Gallery, New York, NY
  Woodman, Woodman, Spare That Tree, Luttgenmeijer, Berlin, Germany
  Freischuss, Kleine Humboldt Galerie Humbolt University, Berlin, Germany
2009 I know nothing of the weather when I know it is either raining or not raining, Pacific Northwest
  College of the Arts, Feldman Gallery Portland, OR
  We’ll Know Where When We Get There, Centre National de l’Estampe et de l’Art Imprime, Chatou
2008 Useful Gestures, Useless Gestures, Dipatch Bureau, New York, NY
  Subject Index, Malmo Konstmuseum, Malmo, Sweden
  A New Reality: Black-and-White Photography in Contemporary Art, Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers
  University, Camden, NJ
2006 Re-Make/Re-Model, D’Amelio Terras, New York, NY
2002 Gravity Over Time, cur. John Pilson, 1000 Eventi, Milan, Italy
2000 Summer group show, D’Amelio Terras, New York, NY
1999 Foul Play, Thread Waxing Space, New York, NY
  Summer Reading, Yancey Richardson, New York, NY
  Neither / Nor, Grand Arts, Kansas City, MO (catalogue)
1998 Gel, D’Amelio Terras, New York, NY
  Hotspots, Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden, Germany
  Inventory, White Columns, New York, NY
  Sourpuss, Lubelski Gallery, New York, NY

2017 The ARCADES: Contemporary Art and Walter Benjamin, edited by Jens Hoffman, contributions by
  Caroline A. Jones, Vito Manolo Roma, and Kenneth Goldsmith, Exhibition Catalog, The Jewish Museum,
  New York
2016 Erica Baum, Dog Ear, second printing, Ugly Duckling Presse
2015 Erica Baum, ‘Colors / Cadmium Red,’ Cabinet Magazine, Issue 58 ‘Theft,’ Summer
  Erica Baum, The Naked Eye, Crèvecœur/œ Paris & Bureau New York
  Alterations: Built, Blended, Processed, Exhibition Catalog, Florida Atlantic University
  ed. by Victoria Bean & Chris McCabe, The New Concrete, Hayward Publishing, London
2013 Idra Novey, Clarice: The Visitor, artworks by Erica Baum, University of Chicago Press
2012 Fundacao Bienal de Sao Paulo, Exhibition Catalogue
  Erica Baum, Melody Indicator, Triple Canopy
  Francis Baudevin/Erica Baum, Regency Art Press
2011 Dispatch 2007-2011, Dispatch New York
  Erica Baum, Sightings, One Star Presse
  Erica Baum, Dog Ear, with Kenneth Goldsmith and Béatrice Gross, Ugly Duckling Presse
2009 Erica Baum, Naked Eye, with Kenneth Goldsmith, Free Association
2008 Erica Baum, Roll Playing, Kelly Writers House, Univ. of Pennsylvania, Exhbition Catalog

2017 ‘Threads Left Dangling, Veiled in Ink at Galerie Emanuel Layr, Vienna,’ cura.magazine, October 24
  Max L. Feldman, ‘Critic’s Pick: Threads Left Dangling, Veiled in Ink,’, October 23
  Kaitlyn A. Kramer, ‘Critic’s Pick: Erica Baum and Libby Rothfeld,’, January 23
  Chris Wiley, ‘AAa:Quien, Goings on About Town,’ The New Yorker, January 20
2016 Calderon, Jessica, 'Staff Picks: Fever Dreams, Tragic Spells, and In-Betweens,' The Paris Review,
  July 22
  Osman Yerebakan, 'Interview With Erica Baum,' Baxter St. Camera Club Blog, July 18
  Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa, 'The Naked Eye: A Conversation With Erica Baum,' The Great Leap
  Sideways, April 1
  Ashley McNelis, ‘An Artist Dissects Found Bits of Language,’ Hyperallergic, March 15 2016
  'Erica Baum,' The New Yorker, March 11
  Blake Gopnik, ‘At Bureau, Erica Baum’s Blackboards Keep Teaching Us,’ Artnet, March 3
  Barry Schwabsky, ‘Point First, Shoot Later,’ The Nation, January 21
  'Photo-Poetics: An Anthology,' The New Yorker, January 4
2015 Martha Schwendener, ‘Review: Metropolitan Museum Looks at Photos That May Last,’ The New York
  Times, December 31
  Will Heinrich, 'Photo-Poetics: An Anthology at the Guggenheim,' Aperture, December 4
  Holland Cotter, ‘Roots of Conceptual Art, Caught by a Camera’s Eye,’ The New York Times, December 3
  Interview by Andrea Blanch, 'ERICA BAUM straight shooter,' Musée Magazine, November
  Interview by Jesse Chun, 'Interview with Erica Baum,' Der Greif, November 20
  'Erica Baum: Study,' Quick Magazine #11, March
  Abraham Adams, 'Critic's Pick: Erica Baum and Barb Choit,', March 13
2014 Nat Trotman, ‘Erica Baum: Wordplay’, Aperture, Issue 217, Winter, pp. 73 - 79
  'Exhibitions - The Lookout: Erica Baum', Art in America, October
  Natalie Musteata, 'Erica Baum',, September 12
  Vince Aletti, 'Erica Baum,' The New Yorker, September 8
  Kathleen Madden, ‘Random Harvest,’ Osmos, Winter
  Interview by Steel Stillman, 'Erica Baum in the Studio', Art in America, October
2013 Gary Barwin, 'Cover Versions: Reading outside-in in Erica Baum's study,', May
  Yukiko Oyama, 'Erica Baum', +81, pp. 42-9, Spring
  'Au Contraire: All poetry is poems', Flaunt Magazine, pp.22-5, March
  Alexis Jakubowicz, 'Erica Baum', Frieze d/e, February
2012 Vince Aletti, 'Erica Baum', The New Yorker, October
  Kim Rosenfield, 'Erica Baum', BOMB Magazine, December
2010 Cecilia Alemani, ‘Erica Baum: Dog Ear Poems’, Mousse, 22
2009 Caroline Busta, ‘Erica Baum at Dispatch’, Artforum
  Julian Kreimer, ‘Erica Baum,’ Art in America, June
  Angela Ashman, ‘Such a Tease’, Village Voice, March
  Lauren O’Neill Butler, ‘Erica Baum’,, Critic’s pick
2005 Stephen Robert Frankel, ‘Erica Baum at D’Amelio Terras’, Jan/Feb
2003 Johanna Burton, ‘Erica Baum: Play,' Time Out New York, September 18-25
2000 Frances Richard, ‘Erica Baum’, Artforum, October
1998 Grady T. Turner, ‘Erica Baum at Clementine’, Art in America, February

Albright-Knox Art Gallery
Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre
Centre National des Arts Plastiques (CNAP)
FRAC Ile de France
Hood Museum of Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Norton Museum of Art
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
University of Guelph McClelland & Stewart Art Gallery
Whitney Museum of American Art
The Yale Art Gallery