Lucas Blalock was born in 1978 in Ashville, NC USA, and lives and works in New York, NY USA.
He recently held his first solo museum exhibition in the US, “An Enormous Oar” at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles and his first in Europe, “. . . Or or”, at the Museum Kurhaus in Kleve, Germany.
Institutional group shows include: “The 2019 Whitney Biennial”, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY USA (2019), “All the Marvelous Surfaces: Photography Since Karl Blossfeldt”, deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA USA (2019), “Optical Illusions, Contemporary Still Life“, C/O Berlin, Berlin, Germany (2017), “Good Dreams, Bad Dreams - American Mythologies”, Aïshti Foundation, Beirut, Lebanon (2016), “You are Looking At Something That Never Occurred”, Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK (2017), “Ordinary Pictures”, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN USA (2016), “Image Support”, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway (2016), “Ocean of Images: New Photography 2015, Museum of Modern Art”, New York, NY USA (2015), “Perfect Likeness: Photography and Composition”, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA USA (2015), and “Reconstructions: Recent Photographs and Video from the Met Collection”, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY USA (2015).