Artist-in-Residence

Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley

Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley, Rand/Goop at Studio Voltaire, London
Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley, Rand/Goop at Studio Voltaire, London, 2019. Photo credit: Francis Ware.

Artist Bio

American, live in Olivebridge, NY.

The collaborative work of Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley has been featured in solo exhibitions at the Hammer Museum, SITE Santa Fe, and the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston. Their most recent exhibition, The Rape of Europa, opened at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in 2021. European solo exhibitions include Tate Liverpool, Kunsthalle Bremen, Museum M, Leuven, Studio Voltaire, and Neuer Kunstverein Wien. Their video work has been reviewed in The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, W Magazine, La Reppublica, Vogue, The New Yorker, Artforum, Flash Art, Frieze, ARTnews, and Art in America.

Mary Reid Kelley earned a BA from St. Olaf College and an MFA from Yale University. She is a MacArthur Fellow and has received awards from the American Academy in Rome, the Rema Hort Mann Foundation, and the College Art Association. Major exhibitions include the Baltimore Museum of Art, SITE Santa Fe, the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston, and MUDAM, Luxembourg.

Patrick Kelley earned a BA from St. Olaf College and an MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art. He is a recipient of the McKnight Foundation Artist Fellowship and has received awards from the Jerome Foundation and Anderson Ranch Arts Center. His works have shown at the Bibliothèque Publique d’Information-Centre Pompidou, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Mykonos Bienniale, Athens International Film and Video Festival, and the Académie de France à Rome.

Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley are represented by Fredericks & Freiser in New York, Susanne Vielmetter Projects in Los Angeles, and Pilar Corrias in London.