2000    Pratt Institute, New York, NY, MA, Graphic Design

1991    School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL, BFA


Solo Exhibitions    

2012    HELL TO PAY, Rawson Projects, Brooklyn, NY

2009   NADA, Solo Presentation with John Connelly Presents, Miami Beach

             Million Dollar Spit in the Ocean, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY

2007   Too Much, Too Little, Too Late, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY

2006    A Current Affair, Locust Projects, Miami, FL

2005    Wookie’s Need Love Too, in collaboration with Michael Magnan, Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2004    Boys Gone Wild, in collaboration with Michael Magnan, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY


Selected Group Exhibitions

2019 Circus of Books, curated by Rachel Mason, FIERMAN Gallery, New York, NY

2016    Abstract Communication, curated by Dan Halm, HERE, New York, NY

            12 x 12, Black Ball Projects, Brooklyn, New York

            2 Years of Looking, curated by Erik Hanson, New Art Projects, London, UK

            Foundation Barbin Presents: REDEUX (Sort of), curated by Lucky DeBellevue, Kai Matsumiya Gallery, New York, NY

2014     Purple and Gold, Louis B. James Gallery, New York, NY

2013     Pulp, curated by Guido Maus, Beta Pictoris Gallery, Birmingham, AL

             ART/ACTIVISM, curated by Jacob Robichaux, Clifford Chance, New York, NY

             Draw Gym, curated by Brian Belott, 247365 & KNOW MORE GAMES, Brooklyn, NY

2012    Pig Party, organized by Gina Beavers, New York City Gallery, New York, NY

            Up Against It, curated by Billy Miller, Munch Gallery, New York, NY

            Portrait of a Generation, curated by Kathy Grayson, The Hole, New York, NY

            The Quality of Presence, curated by Dmitry Komis, Chelsea Hotel, New York, NY

            Queens International 2012: Three Points Make a Triangle, curated by Larissa Harris, Jamillah James, and Manuela Moscoso, Queens Museum, NY

            Data Deluge, curated by Rachel Gugelberger and Reynard Loki, Ballroom Marfa, TX

2011    View of Outer Space from an Aquarium, curated by Billy Miller, Famous Accountants, Brooklyn, NY

            Magic For Beginners, curated by Joseph Whitt and Jamie Sterns, P.P.O.W, New York, NY

            Living Live, curated by David Louis Fierman and RJ Supa, The Center, New York, NY

2010    NeoIntegrity II Comic Edition, curated by Keith Mayerson, The Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art, New York, NY

            Lost Horizon, curated by Billy Miller, Exile, Berlin, Germany

            Lush Life, Chapter 2: LIAR, curated by Franklin Evans and Omar Lopez-Chahoud, On Stellar Rays, New York, NY

            Troll, curated by Keehnan Konyha, Envoy Gallery, New York, NY

            Gasoline Rainbow, curated by Kenneth Wright, CS13, Cincinnati, OH

2009   A Dry Run, Charlie Horse, Brooklyn, New York, NY

            Black Mondays, Kathleen Cullen Fine Arts, New York, NY

            Glitterati, Headquarters, New York, NY

            Mutual: On Collaboration, Samson Projects, Boston, MA

2008   The Possibility of an Island, curated by Ruba Katrib, MOCA, North Miami

            The Meaning of Life, Galleria Glance, Torino, Italy

            Cover Version, curated by Timothy Hull, Taylor De Cordoba, Los Angeles

            A New High in Getting Low NYC, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY

            AA Bronson's School for Young Shamans, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY

2007   Fact or Friction, curated by Ruba Katrib and Geir Heraldseth, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA

             Red Badge of Courage, curated by Omar Lopez-Chahoud, The National Newark Building, Newark, New Jersey

             The Male Gaze, (in collaboration with Michael Magnan) The powerhouse Arena, Brooklyn, NY

             Artists’ Self-Portraits as Porn Stars, curated by Omar Lopez-Chahoud, Circus of Books, West Hollywood, CA

             Just Kick it Till it Breaks, curated by Deborah Singer & Matthew Lyons, The Kitchen, New York, NY

2006   The Golden Hour, curated by Susanna Cole and Erin Donnelly, Gigantic ArtSpace, New York, NY

            Kamp K48, curated by Scott Hug, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY

            Six Degrees of Separation 2: The Inner Workings of Cold Contact, Stux Gallery, New York, NY

            Test Patterns, City-Wide installations & Pinkard Gallery, Bunting Center, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD 

            Celebrity, Sixtyseven Gallery, New York, NY

            Tempest, curated by John Connelly, The Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY

            Bring The War Home, organized by Drew Heitzler, QED Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Bring The War Home, organized by Drew Heitzler, Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York, NY

            Art for Relief, Metropolitan Gallery, New York, NY

            Never Mind the Bullocks, Here’s Amanda Lear, Envoy, New York, NY

            Group Show, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY

2005   With Us Against Reality, Or Against Us, curated by Ida Ekblad & Anders Nordby, S.E., Norway

            Picture Window, curated by Gary Kachadourian, Baltimore City, MD

2004   The Air-Conditioned Nightmare, curated by Ed Bucholtz, The Gallery, Pittsburg, PA

            Phiiliip: Divided by Lightning, curated by Philip Guichard, produced by John Connelly Presents for Deitch Projects Brooklyn, NY

            Democracy is Fun?, curated by Michelle Thursz and Defne Ayas, White Box, NY

            Collage Party, curated by Simon Watson, Bergdorf Goodman, New York, NY

            Majority Whip, curated by Kathy Grayson and Laura Tepper, White Box, New York, NY

            The Collector’s Cabinet, curated by Simon Watson, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA

2003   The Outlaw Series, curated by Lisa Kirk, New York, NY

            You, curated by Lisa Kirk, New York, NY

            Today’s Man, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY

            Now Playing, D’Amelio Terras, New York, NY

            Invitation No. 75: Fashion, Art, Design, Bureau Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

            Magazin, Marres/Jan Van Eyck Academy, Maastricht, The Netherlands  

2002   Guide to Trust No. 2, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Franscico, CA,    

1999   2 Ways In, Henry Urbach Architecture, NY NY; 2 person exhibition with Claude Parent, New York, NY

             Free Coke, Greene Naftali, New York, NY

             Chicago Art Fair, Chicago Project Room, Chicago, IL

             List 99 The Young Art Fair in Basel, Chicago Project Room, Chicago, IL

             BMW: black met white, ANP, Antwerp, Belgium

1998    Three Person Exhibition (with Richard Hawkins and Jeff Ono), Feature, New York, NY

             Odyssey: Post Pop and the New Generation, Greene Naftali, New York, NY

             Drawers, Feature, New York, NY

             F.I.S.T., ANP, Antwerp, Belgium

             Vienna Beef, organized by the Chicago Project, Room Bricks & Kicks, Vienna, Austria

             WOp: works on/off paper, Anp, Antwerp, Belgium

             Four person exhibition (with Alix Lambert, Lori Daniels, and Megan Cump), Chicago Project Room, Chicago, IL

1997    More, curated by Tony Payne, XL Gallery, New York, NY

             New York Drawers: The Pierogi 2000 Flatfiles, Gasworks, London, England; Cornerhouse, Manchester, England

             Current Undercurrent: Working in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY

1996    Taking Stock, curated by Kenny Schacter, New York, NY

             Summer Group Show, Feature, New York, NY

1991     Betty Rymer Gallery, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

             Contemporary Art Workshop, Chicago, IL


Special Projects

2016   Currently working on a Bern Porter documentary, sponsored by Colby College. Release date pending. 

2012   B-OUT, organized by Scott Hug, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY

2011   TAKE-OUT, curated by Scott Hug, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY

             K48 Issue #8: ABRAK48DABRA

2010   No Soul For Sale, Tate Modern, K48 Kontinuum, curated by Maurizio Cattelan and Cecilia Alemani, London, England

2009   Out of Order, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY 

            No Soul for Sale, X Initiative, K48 Kontinuum, curated by Maurizio Cattelan and Cecilia Alemani, New York, NY

2008   Artist Initiated Magazines, curated by Torpedo Press, Oslo, Norway

            K48 Issue #7: Starship Counterforce

            Artist As Publisher, curated by Omar Lopez-Chahoud, Center 4 Book Arts, New York, NY

            Featured artist at the 3rd New York Art Book Fair

2007   K48 Issue #6: In Lockdown We Bite!

2005   The Zine Unbound: Kults, Werewolves, and Sarcastic Hippies, Yerba Buena, Los Angeles, CA

            Is There Anybody Out There, Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

            K48 Sundown Salon, Fritz Haeg residence, Los Angeles, CA, February 20, 2005

2004   K48, Issue #5: K48 is and Animal, 2004 - 2005

2003   ATTACK! The Kult 48 Klubhouse, curated by Scott Hug at Deitch Projects Brooklyn, NY, November 21- December 14, 2003

            K48 Teenage Rebel: The Bedroom Show, curated by Scott Hug at Galerie du Jour: Agnes b., Paris, France   

            K48, Issue #4: Kult 48

            K48 Teenage Rebel: The Bedroom Show, curated by Scott Hug at John Connelly Presents, New York, NY

            K48, Issue #3: Teenage Rebel, 2001-2002

2001   K48, Issue #2, Guts Cuts and Sore Butts, 2001

2000   K48, Issue #1, Life & Chaos, 2000

1999   Curatorial for Zingmagazine by ANP, Autume, page 165 (reproduction).

1998-97   Pierogi 2000, Brooklyn, NY (flatfiles).



2012   Cara Despain, “Review: Data Deluge,” Art Pulse, Summer, 2012

             Holland Cotter, “Art in Review, B-OUT,” New York Times, July 12, 2012

2011    Holland Cotter, “Art in Review; Take –Out,” New York Times, August 19, 2011    

              Ken Johnson, “Art in Review; Magic for Beginners,” New York Times, August 11, 2011

2010    Holland Cotter, “Lower East Side Tale, Refracted Nine Times,” New York Times, July 8, 2010

              Leslie Minora, “Second Lush Life Exhibit, Chapter Two: Liar, Opens Today,” Village Voice Blog, June 23, 2010

              Aimee Walleston, “Scott Hug,” The Last Magazine, issue #04, Spring, 2010 

2009    Varnelis, Kazys, “The Immediated Now: Network Culture and the Poetics of Reality,”

              Cotter, Holland, “Restoring the ‘Eek’ to Eking Out a Living,” New York Times, June 24, 2009

              Hromack, Sarah, “NSFS: A Video Interview With K48,”, June 23, 2009

2008    Lewis, Jaqueline, “Interview with Scott Hug,” Chief Magazine Issue #12

              Rosenberg, Karen, “Art in Review: A New High in Getting Low” New York Times, March 7, 2008

              Amir, Yaelle, Beautiful Decay, Issue V, 2008

2007    Hug, Scott, Too Much, Too Little, Too Late, The Polaroids: 2002-2007, [artist’s book/magazine, ed of 1,000], published by John Connelly Presents, 2007

              Weist, Nicholas, “Art’s New Vanguard,” Out, June 2007

              Trebay, Guy, “Gay Art: A Movement, or at Least a Moment,” New York Times, May 6, 2007

              Cotter, Holland, “Art in Review; Just Kick it Till it Breaks,” New York Times, April 13, 2007 

2006    “Six Degrees of Separation 2: The Inner Workings of Cold Contact,” The New Yorker, September 4, 2006

              Simpson, Les, “Kamp K48,” Time Out New York, August 24-30, 2006

              Wang, Michael, "Pitching Tents," Artforum Diary, August 10, 2006 

              “6 + 4”, Kapok Blog, May 10, 2006 

              “It’s all in the Blend”, Blend, issue 13, June 2006

               Helfand, Glen, “‘The Zine UnBound: Kults, Werewolves, and Sarcastic Hippies’at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts”, Art on Paper, vol. 10, n. 3, January/February 2006, p.78-79

2004     Trebay, Guy, “Artists Stage a Be-In at Bergdorf’s,” New York Times, October 26, 2004, p. B9.

              Mogutin, Slava. “New York Attack.” Tetu n. 88, p. 114-125

              Cotter, Holland, “Scott Hug and Michael Magnan”, New York Times, July 29, p. E34

              Cotter, Holland, “Sampling Brooklyn, Keeper of Eclectic Flames,” New York Times, January 23, 2004, p. E27, 29

2003    Cotter, Holland, “The Art and Artist of the Year,” New York Times, December 28, 2003 p. E37

              Mar, Alex, “The New Dealers”, New York, December 1, 2003, p. 44 - 45

              Cotter, Holland, “Jack Smith,” New York Times, December 5, 2003 p. E47

              Velez, Pedro, “A Tale of Two Fairs”, Artnet,

              Watson, Simon, “Post Bubble”, Issue, Issue 7, Fall 2003, p. 119-125.

               Levin, Kim, “Now Playing,” Village Voice, July 16-22, p. 70

               C.A. “Range ta chambre”, Mixt(e), n. 24, September 2003, p. 40

               Fannell, Shelley, “What About New York?”, Dazed & Confused, vol. 2 n. 6, October 2003, p. 40

               Kerr, Merrily, “Satellite Spin-off: Standouts from the Alternative Art Fair Scene,” Flash Art, n. 232, October 2003, p. 43, 52 

               Pruvost, Sébastien, “Nouvelle Nouvelle Vague,” Jalouse, n. 65, November 2003, p. 76-77

               Mascina, Audrey, “Viens dans ma chambre…”, Blast, n. 9, p. 24-25

               Yablonsky, Linda, “To Replace Paint and Page, Artists Try Pixel Power,” New York Times, August 17, 2003 p. 2.25

               Cotter, Holland, “By and About Men, and They’re Running With It”, New York Times, August 8, 2003 p. E32

               Bullock, Maggie, “K48”, WGSN on line, January 2003

               Cotter, Holland, “Session The Bowl”, New York Times, January 10, 2003 p. E46

               Eleey, Peter, “K48-3: Teenage Rebel: The Bedroom Show”, frieze, Issue 74, April 2003, p. 104

               Garret, Craig, “Teenage Rebel at John Connelly Presents", Flash Art, March/April 2003, vol. XXXVI, n. 229, p. 51

               Kimmelman, Michael, “Now Playing”, New York Times, July 18, 2003, p. E33

               Laster, Paul, “K-48 Teenage Rebel-The Bedroom Show”, Time Out New York, January 2 – 9, 2003, n. 379, p. 59

               Lee, Carol, “Art at Leisure: The Scope Art Fair at Dylan Hotel”, Paper 

               Levin, Kim, “K48-3: Teenage Rebel: The Bedroom Show”, Village Voice, January 1 - 7, 2003, vol.XLVIII, n. 1, p. 60 

               Moody, Tom, “Tom Moody’s web log”,, January 2003

               Papararo, Jenifer, “K48-3: Teenage Rebel: The Bedroom Show”, International Contemporary Art, Issue 78, Summer 2003,  p. 12–14

               Rosenberg, Karen, “K48-3: Teenage Rebel: The Bedroom Show”, City Search online, February 15, 2003

               “NYC CD/Mag Thing”, Sleazenation, vol.4, n.23, January/February 2003, p.14 

               Rosenberg, Karen, “K48-3: Teenage Rebel: The Bedroom Show/Session the Bowl”, Village Voice, vol. XLVIII, n. 3, January 15 – 21, 2003 p. 69

               Simpson, Les, “Rebel Rousers”, Time Out New York, January 2–9, 2003, p.99 

               Smith, Roberta, “A Bread-Crumb Trail to the Spirit of the Times”, New York Times, January 17, 2003, p E53

               Smith, Roberta, “A Grand Finale of Group Show Fireworks”, New York Times, July 18, 2003, p. E31

               Wartofsky, Alona, “Roomination”, The Washington Post, January 11, 2003, p. C1, C5 

               “Goings on About Town”, The New Yorker, January 20, 2003, p. 18

2002     Cotter, Holland, “A Document Made by Paul Thek and Edwin Klein”, New York Times, December 20, p. E44 

               de Koff, Derek, “The Scene: Generation W”, New York Magazine, September 30, 2002, p. 47–50

               “The 25 Most Likely To...”, Next Magazine, October 2002

               “Hug’s Drug”, Flyer, March 2002, issue 46 , p. 14 

1999      Ivy, Angus, “WOp: ANP,” Zingmagazine, Spring/Summer 1999, p. 229–230

1998     Cotter, Holland, “Art in Review,” New York Times, June 26, 1999, p. E38 

               Erickson, Karl, “I am Here. I am Glad You are There,” New Art Examiner, December 1998/January 1999, p. 19–23 

               Johnson, Ken, “Art in Review.” New York Times, January 23, 1998, p. E35

               “Goings on About Town”, The New Yorker, July 27, 1998, p. 14



2014    Instructor: Design, Lehman College, Spring semester, Bronx, NY

2013    Guest Lecturer, Northeastern University, Boston, Department of English. Course: Queer Theory. Topic of Lecture: Artist’s Books

2012    Instructor: Introduction to Silkscreen, NYU, Winter Session 2012

2011    Instructor: Book as Art, NYU, Fall 2011

Visiting guest lecturer at Colby College, The School of Visual Arts, Parson, NYU, and the Oslo Art Academy, Norway