2007 MFA, Bard College, Photography
2002 BFA, Ryerson University, Photography
1998 Foundation Studies Diploma, Ontario College of Art and Design


2017 Unruly Matter, Daniel Faria Gallery at PSM Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2017 Unruly Matter, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2015 So Be It, Gardiner Museum, Toronto, Canada
2013 Medusa, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2011 Something Something, University of Toronto Art Centre, Toronto, Canada
2011 Beside Myself, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2009 Handle, Diaz Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
2006 Circa 1960, Gallery 44 Center for Photography/Images Festival, Toronto, Canada
2005 Bicycle Race, Language Plus, Alma, Canada


2018 Further Thoughts on Earthy Materials, Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst Bremen, Bremen, Germany
2018 Sleeping with a Vengeance and Dreaming of a Life, Litost, Prague, Czech Republic; Institute for Provocation, Beijing, China
2018 Figures of Sleep, Art Museum at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
2017 Canadian Biennial, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
2017 Compassionate Protocols, Callicoon Fine Arts, New York, USA
2017 We are safe and all is well in our world, Scrap Metal, Toronto, Canada
2017 Cultural Topographies, Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery, Waterloo, Canada
2016 La Biennale de Montréal, Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal, Montréal, Québec
2016 Central China International Ceramics Biennale, Henan Museum, Zhengzhou, China
2016 Réponse, Musée d’art contemporain des Laurentides, Saint-Jérôme, Québec
2016 Histories of Art, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2015 Forme élargie / Expanded Form, Regart, centre d’artistes en art actuel, Lévis, Québec
2015 Phantom Limbs: Samuel Beckett, Chris Curreri, Luis Jacob, Scrap Metal/Images Festival, Toronto, Canada
2014 Sobey Art Award Shortlist Exhibition, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada
2014 Fan the Flames: Queer Positions in Photography, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada
2014 Curious Anarchy: The Photography Collection of Maia-Mari Sutnik, Ryerson Image Centre, Toronto, Canada
2013 More Than Two (Let It Make Itself), The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2012 Surplus Authors, Witte de With, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2012 Lament, Platform Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada
2010 An Unpardonable Sin, Castillo/Carrales, Paris, France
2010 50 Artists Photograph the Future, Higher Pictures, New York, USA
2010 Restricted, Clark and Faria, Toronto, Canada
2009 Shout Festival, Birmingham City Center, Birmingham, UK
2008 Perceptions and Their Arousal, Agnes Etherington Art Center, Kingston, Canada
2007 Image Forum Festival, Tokyo; Kyoto; Fukuoka; Nagoya; Nigata; Yokohama, Japan
2007 Festival Internacional de Cine de Mar del Plata, Mar del Plata, Argentina
2007 Media City, Windsor, Canada
2007 Still Motions, Interaccess Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2006 Bard MFA Thesis Show, Red Hook, USA
2006 (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear, Nuit Blanche, Toronto, Canada
2006 Toronto International Film Festival, Toronto, Canada
2005 Here Everything is Floating, Katherin Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto, Canada
2005 Whisper Down the Lane, Klein Art Gallery, Philadelphia, USA
2004 The Found and the Familiar: Snapshots in Contemporary Canadian Art, Art Gallery of Bishop’s University, Lennoxville, Canada
2004 Sliding Tense, University of Toronto Art Center, Toronto, Canada
2003 The Found and the Familiar: Snapshots in Contemporary Canadian Art, Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown, Canada; Gallery Connexion, Fredricton, Canada
2002 The Found and the Familiar: Snapshots in Contemporary Canadian Art, Gallery TPW, Toronto, Canada


Sobey Art Award (shortlist)
Aimia/AGO Photography Prize (longlist)
Toronto Friends of the Visual Arts, Artist Award
Toronto Arts Foundation, RBC Emerging Artist Award
Images Festival, Honorable Mention (Images Prize)


Crawford, Elora, "Chris Curreri: Unruly Matter," C Magazine, Autumn 2017
Goodden, Sky, "The Abject Intimacies of Chris Curreri," MOMUS, June 8 2017
Korczynski, Jacob, “”Le Grand Balcon/The Grand Balcony,” La Biennale de Montréal,” Art Agenda, October 26 2016
Whyte, Murray, “Photographer practices hand-eye co-ordination,” Toronto Star, May 3 2015
Castellanos, Ulysses, "Space is the Plane: Chris Curreri Explodes His Medium at the Gardiner Museum," MOMUS, July 1 2015
Whyte, Murray, “Unnerving, but in a good way,” Toronto Star, April 9 2015
Cotter, Sam, "Chris Curreri: Medusa," C Magazine, Summer 2014
Tomic, Milena, "Chris Curreri," Art in America, April 2014
Reeve, Charles, “Chris Curreri,” Frieze, Issue 147, May 2012
McFadden, J.J. Kegan, “LAMENT: for Altered Erased and Lost Histories.” In Palimpsest, edited by Colin Smith. Winnipeg, Canada: Platform Centre for Photographic and Digital Arts, 2012
Vaughan, RM, “Pecs and Pizza Dough,” The Globe and Mail, December 3 2011
Angel, Sara, “Naked Ambition,” The Grid, November 24 – 30 2011
MacDonell, Annie, “Chris Curreri: Something Something,” C Magazine, Autumn 2011
Jacob, Luis, "Groundless in the Museum: Anarchism and the Living Work of Art." In Luis Jacob: Pictures in an Exhibition. Toronto, Canada: Museum of Canadian Contemporary Art, 2011
McCormick, Katy. "Emergence/Legacies." In Emergence: Canadian Contemporary Photography, edited by Sarah Parsons. Toronto, Canada: Gallery 44, 2009
Shifter Magazine, "Portfolio," Issue 15 2009
Prefix, “Portfolio,” Issue 9 2004
Harris, David, “When Past Becomes Present,” Contact Photography Festival Program 2004
Hackett , Sophie, “Necessary Fiction and the Quiet Victory of Sheer Persistence” The Found and Familiar: Snapshots in Contemporary Canadian Art, Exhibition Catalogue 2004


National Gallery of Canada
Art Gallery of Ontario
Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen’s University
Hart House, University of Toronto
TD Bank
Royal Bank of Canada