b. Ozona, Texas.
Lives and works in Cannon Co. & Jackson Co., TN

2002 MFA, Studio Art, University of California Los Angeles
1999 BFA, Studio Art, University of Texas at Austin

2017 L'EGGO MY EGGO®, Bureau, New York, NY
2013 Solo Presentation, Art Basel Miami Beach / Positions, Miami, FL
  Piss Yellow / Bars and Stars, Bureau, New York, NY
  Temporary Monument, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland
2012 Part of This Complete Breakfast: objects for a wake, Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brussels,
2011 Painted Bones - some reliquaries, Bureau, New York, NY
  El Camino Real, Au 8 Rue St Bon, Paris, France
  Bureau at LISTE16, Basel, Switzerland
2010 Burial Shroud, Bureau at NADA Projects, Miami, FL
  Silly Rabbit: a gravestone and an urn, Dispatch, New York, NY
2009 Noisy Bottom, Exile, Berlin, Germany
2002 Glas ist eine zahfliessende Flussigkeit or That Joke Isn’t Funny Anymore, Galerie fuer
  Gegenwartskunst Barbara Claasen-Schmal, Bremen, Germany
  Singing the Smiths to Learn Spanish, La Panadería, artist-in-residence, Mexico City,
  Mexico (Catalog)
  The Horrible True Story of..., curated by Horton, Parkhaus, Düsseldorf, Germany (Catalog)

2016 It / Ego, Brennan & Griffin, New York, NY
  What’s Up, Soho Revue, London, UK
  Image Tech, College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ
  The 5th of July, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
2015 The Social Register, Park View, Los Angeles, CA
  A New Use of the Self, The Luminary, St. Louis, MO
  Borrowed Alibis, Freymond-Guth Fine Arts Ltd, Zurich, Switzerland
2014 Mystic Fire, Paradise Row, London, U.K.
Contemporary Art Biennial, Sélestat, cur. Julien Fronsacq, Alsace, France
  More Young Americans, Hotel de Miramion, Paris, France
  Champs Elysées, cur. Julie Boukobza, Simon Castets, Nicola Trezzi, Palais de Tokyo, Paris
2012 Typical Frankenstein, Laurel Gitlin Gallery, New York, NY
  Family Estate: A project by Lucie Fontaine, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
  Straight Up, curated by Elena Tavecchia & Alice Conconi, Family Business Gallery, New York, NY
  Monochrome, Salts, Birsfelden, Switzerland
  B-Out, cur. Scott Hug, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY
2011 The Idea of the Thing that it Isn't, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY
  4 Pillars, Bureau @ Nada Hudson, Hudson, NY
2010 Curse of the Pharaohs, St Cecilia's Convent, Brooklyn, NY
2009 I Know Nothing of the Weather..., Pacific Northwest College of Art, Feldman Gallery,
  Portland, OR (Catalog)
2008 Subject Index, curated by Gabrielle Giattino, Malmö Konstmuseum, Sweden (Catalog)
  Useful Gestures/Useless Gestures, Dispatch, NY
2007 Undone, curated by Howie Chen and Shamim Momin, Whitney Museum at Altria, NY
2005 Put it in Your Mouth / I’ll see you on the dark side of the prune, curated by Darren Bader,
  Rivington Arms, New York, NY
  Maurizio Couldn’t Be Here, with VOY, Apex Art, New York, NY
  Kicking Rocks, Champion Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA (Catalog)
2001 Sharing Sunsets, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tucson, AZ
  The Evening School/Kvällskurserna/Aftenskolen, Signal, Malmö, Sweden (Catalog)
  Ars Moralis-Timeo danaos et dona ferentes, Galerie fuer Gegenwartskunst Barbara
  Claasen-Schmal, Bremen, Germany

2017 Owen Duffy, ‘Ten to see: New York,’, March 3
  Michael Wilson, ‘Tom Holmes,’ Time Out New York, March 1
  "First Proof - Portfolio: Tom Holmes", Bomb, Fall 2013, pp. 65, 68-9.
2012 Elisabeth Lebovici, 'Tom Holmes, le deuil, c'est lui qui nous le dit, c'est triste et tres joli,', April 30
2011 Anne Doran, 'Tom Holmes at Bureau,' Art in America, December
  Dispatch 2007-2011
2010 Anne Doran, ‘Tom Holmes,’ Time Out New York, February 4
2009 John Motley, ‘I know nothing of the weather’, Portland Mercury, March 5
2008 Whitney Museum of American Art at Altria: 25 Years, pub. by Whitney Museum of
  American Art, New York and Yale University Press, New Haven
  Gabrielle Giattino, ‘Subject Index’, Malmö Konstmuseum exh. catalog
  Internationalistisk Ideale #2, Copenhagen, DK
2007 Leah Modigliani, ‘Undone at the Whitney at Altria'
  Pipilotti Rist, Congratulations!
2005 VICE photo issue, July
2004 La Panadería 1994-2002
2002 Per Hüttner, “Reflection,” Mare Articum, p82
  Inken Steen, “Sag einfach mal ‘Sorry,’” Bremen, May 1

2015 The Pollock-Krasner Foundation
2011 The Reed Foundation

2017 Artist Residency, Joan Mitchell Foundation, New Orleans, LA
2016 Artist Residency, Ox-Bow, MI
  Artist Residency, RaizVanguarda, Portugal
  Artist Residency, HomeSession, Barcelona
2015 Artist Residency, The Edward F. Albee Foundation, Montauk, NY
  Artist Residency, CV, Fez, Morocco

Albright-Knox Art Gallery
FRAC Bourgogne
Stiftung Kunsthalle Bern
The Frances Young Tang Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College