Phil Chang

June 2015

Human Apparatus, June 20 – August 1, 2015, Klemm’s, Berlin
Viktoria Binschtok, Phill Chang, Jan Groover, Barbara Kasten, John Lehr, Matt Lipps, Eileen Quinlan, Roman Schramm, Brea Souders, James Welling

May 2015

Monochromes, Static and Unfixed, May 2 – August 8, 2015, California Museum of Photography, UCR ARTSblock
Curated by Joanna Szupinska-Myers

Pictures, Chromogenic and Pigment, #2, May 30 – July 25, 2015, Praz-Delavallade, Paris

March 2015

Remembering Forward, March 8 & 22, LA><ART
Organized by Kim Schoen and Eric Golo Stone
Participants include: Rhea Anastas, Becky Beasley, Phil Chang, Zoe Crosher, Shannon Ebner, Victoria Fu, John Houck, Jibade-Khalil Huffman, Farrah Karapetian, Ryan Linkof, James Nisbet, Gina Osterloh, Matthew Poole, Olivier Richon, Kim Schoen, Chris Sharp, A.L. Steiner, John Stezaker, Joanna Szupinska-Myers, and John Tain

Photography and Philosophy, March 13 & 14, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Symposium organized by and LACMA
Participants include: Arthur Ou, Walead Beshty, Viktoria Binschtok, Phil Chang, Todd Cronan, Thomas Demand, Josh Ellenbogen, Michael Fried, Farrah Karapetian, Walter Benn Michaels, Charles Palermo, Robert Pippin, Britt Salvesen, Kaja Silverman, A. L. Steiner, Anne Wagner, James Welling, Jennifer Wild, and Marnin Young

February 2015

Lens Work: Celebrating LACMA’s Experimental Photography at 50, February 7 – July 4, 2015, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

December 2014

X + I, Written by Matthew Porter, At Large magazine, December 2014
Phil Chang, John Houck, Erin Shirreff, Shannon Ebner, Sara VanDerBeek, Matt Lipps, Florian Maier-Aichen, Dan Torop, Trisha Donnelly, and Adam Putnam

November 2014

Me and Benjamin, November 14, 2014 – January 10, 2015, Galerie Xippas, Paris
Curated by Benjamin Trigano
Matthew Brandt, Phil Chang, Moyra Davey, Jessica Eaton, Favorite Goods: Orion Martin, Erin Jane Nelson, Kelly Akashi, Carlos Reyes et Aaron Angell, Michael Henry Hayden, Peter Holzhauer, John Houck, Whitney Hubbs, Patrick Jackson, Dwyer Kilcollin, Owen Kydd, Anthony Lepore, Nancy Lupo, Cathy Opie, Arthur Ou, Matthew Porter, Alex Prager, Vanessa Prager, Mariah Roberston, David Benjamin Sherry, Jesse Stecklow, Ruby Sky Stiler, Larry Sultan, Ken Tam, Jim Welling, Hannah Whitaker, Pae White

October 2014

Aggregate Exposure, October 9 – November 8, 2014, George Lawson Gallery, San Francisco
Curated by Jennah Ward
Phil Chang, Heather Cleary, John Houck, James Hyde, Klea McKenna, Fabiola Menchelli, Carrie Pollack, Mariah Robertson, Kunie Sugiura, Sara VanDerBeek, Hannah Whitaker, Letha Wilson

September 2014

Pictures, Chromogenic and Pigment, September 13 – October 25, M+B, Los Angeles

Photographer’s file” by Charlotte Cotton, IMA Magazine, Autumn, Vol. 9

June 2014

Soft Target, organized by Phil Chang and Matthew Porter, June 26 – August 30, M+B

Los Angeles Times Review

May 2014

Theatrical Photographs_Nonsite

Theatrical Photographs” by Farrah Karapetian,, May 2

April 2014


March 2014


March 13 – June 15, 2014, Photo Center Northwest, Seattle, WA
Garth Amundson/Pierre Gour, Matthew Brandt, Scott B. Davis, Phil Chang, Neal Fryett, Sharon Harper, Andrzej Maciejewski, Curtis Mann, Chris McCaw, Kendall McMinimy, Laura Plageman, Charlie Rubin, Meghann Riepenhoff, and Brea Souders



Tip The Wink, March 8 – March 23, 2014, The Institute of Jamais Vu, London
Curated by Short House
Shiva Aliabadi, The Black Dogs, Helen Cahng, Phil Chang, Michelle Chong, Ginny Cook, Greg Curtis, Drew Dunlap, Rashell George, Amanda Katz, Allison Peck, Joshua Rickards, Kim Schoen, and Stephanie Taylor

January 2014

Artists in L.A.: The Expanded Field and Photographic Possibilities, Friday, January 17, Photo LA, Los Angeles
Panel discussion with Phil Chang, Zoe Crosher, and William E. Jones. Moderated by John Tain.

December 2013

Page 179, Artforum, Sept-2013

Page 179, Artforum, September 2013, December 15, 2013 – January 19, 2014, Brennan & Griffin, New York

November 2013


C-Photo: Photographicness
Guest Editor, Charlotte Cotton
Lucas Blalock, Phil Chang, Emmeline de Mooij, Anne de Vries, Shannon Ebner, Jason Evans, Daniel Gordon, Anouk Kruithof, Owen Kydd, Annie MacDonell, Carter Mull, Kate Steciw, Sara VanDerBeek, and Artie Vierkant

Influenced By The Sun, November 21, 2013 – January 4, 2014, Cohen Gallery, Los Angeles
Curated by Peter Bartlett
Phil Chang, Kelly Marie Conder, Emilie Halpern, Anthony Hernandez, Siri Kaur, Bertha Jaques, Jeff Mclane, Matt Shallenberger, elin o’Hara slavick, and James Welling

October 2013

July 2013

Office Hours, July 27, LA><ART, Los Angeles
Organized by Eric Golo Stone


Alchemical, July 10 – August 10, Steven Kasher Gallery, New York
Curated by Kevin Moore
Robert Buck, A.K. Burns, Phil Chang, Anne Collier, Melissa Dubbin & Arron S. Davidson, Liz Deschenes, Elena Dorfman, Roe Ethridge, Daniel Lefcourt, Zoe Leonard, Ryan McGinley, Taiyo Onorato & Nico Krebs, David Benjamin Sherry, Matthew Spiegelman, James Welling, Hannah Whitaker, and Minor White.

The New Yorker Review

May 2013

Endless Bummer II / Still Bummin,’ May 11 – June 29, Marlborough Chelsea, New York
Curated by Drew Heitzler & Jan Tumlir
Lucas Ajemian, Alan Belcher, Phil Chang, John Divola, Brad Elterman, Ryan Foerster, Brendan Fowler, Jonah Freeman/Justin Lowe, Liam Gillick, Samara Golden, Mark Hagen, David Hammons, Joey Kotting, Liz Larner, Klara Liden, Christian Marclay, John Miller, Steven Parrino, Karin Sander, Paul Sietsema, Jim Skuldt, Emily Sundblad, Kaari Upson, Andy Warhol, James Welling, and Eric Wesley.

March 2013

Flicker Announcement Image

Flicker, March 15 – April 28, Control Room, Los Angeles
Curated by Jan Tumlir
Justin Beal, Phil Chang, Eduardo Consuegra, Brendan Fowler, Mark Hagen, Nick Herman, Brian Kennon, Christopher Michlig, Katrina Umber, Kaari Upson, and Bobbi Woods.

February 2013

Aperture Magazine, Spring2013

Aperture, Sping 2013 issue
“Phil Chang: Cache, Active | Conversation with James Welling”

January, 2013

The Black Mirror, January 19 – March 9, Diane Rosenstein Fine Art, Los Angeles

Critics’ Pick on

Los Angeles Times Review


LA Art Book Fair

Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair, February 1 – 3, The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles
Four Over One on display and available at Art Catalogues LACMA

November, 2012

Print Review, Four Over One

Print, Review, Esquire Russia, a project by Textfield, Inc.
Four Over One begins at 08:30 mark.

October, 2012

Woman, Laughing

Woman, Laughing, October 5 – November 1, Isolation Room / Gallery Kit, St. Louis

July, 2012

Studio, Affect Exterior

Studio, Affect, July 7 – August 11, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles

June, 2012

Artforum Summer 2012

Artforum, Summer 2012
Review of Cache, Active by Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer

Blind Spot, Issue 45
Edited by Matthew Porter and Hannah Whitaker

March, 2012

Affective Turns, Yanai Toister & Shannon Ebner

Affective Turns?, March 3 – April 7, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles
Group exhibition organized by Phil Chang
Walead Beshty, Justin Cole, Shannon Ebner, Owen Kydd, Sharon Lockhart, Arthur Ou, Alexis Smith, Yanai Toister, Erica Vogt,
Jeff Wall, and Erlea Maneros Zabala

Critics’ Pick on


Phil Chang, "Cache, Active" at LAXART, March 10 - April 14, 2012

Cache, Active, March 10 – April 14, LAXART, Los Angeles

Los Angeles Times Review

Associations For Phil Chang by James Welling


Meaning & Affect: Phil Chang’s Cache, Active by Walter Benn Michaels
Published by LA><ART. Available here and at


The Crystal Chain, March 30 – May 6, 2012, Invisible Exports, New York
Curated by Matthew Porter and Hannah Whitaker
Ellen Auerbach, Matthew Brandt, Josef Breitenbach, Gerard Byrne, Phil Chang, Kate Costello,
Tacita Dean, John Houck, Margarete Jakschik, Joachim Koester, Davida Nemeroff, Boru O’Brien O’Connell,
Sigmar Polke, Eliot Porter, Torbjørn Rødland, Shirhana Shahbazi, Erin Shirreff, Annika Von Hausswolff

January, 2012

December 2011

Second Story | New Editions, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles
Skip Arnold, Phil Chang, Liz Glynn, Emilie Halpern, Jed Lind, and Amir Nikravan

September 2, 2011

August 5, 2011

July 29, 2011

July 2011

No More Reality, Creatures of Comfort, New York, organized by Textfield, Inc.
Phil Chang, Arthur Ou, Eduardo Sarabia, and Anna Sew Hoy

New York Times T Magazine on No More Reality

May 2011

Interview with Walter Benn Michaels

January 2011

Sing Me To Sleep, Angles Gallery, Los Angeles, curated by Soo Kim
Linda Burnham, Phil Chang, Richard Choi, Morgan Cuppet-Michelsen, Christa Garcia, Alex Hartley, Siri Kaur, Tania Kovats, Tracy Powell, and Mark Wyse.

May 2010

500 Words,, May 13

Four Over One
Book Launch, May 15, 5 – 7pm, Printed Matter, New York

Four Over One
Book Launch, May 23, Art Catalogues, The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles

December 2009

Ooga Booga Reading Room, The Swiss Institute, New York

October 2009

Beyond Process, Renwick Gallery, New York
Lucas Ajemian, Patterson Beckwith, Phil Chang, Samara Golden, Alexander Hoda, George Kontos, Jason Kraus, Lisa Williamson

September 2009

The Awful Parenthesis, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, curated by Aram Moshayedi
Phil Chang, Matt Connors, Sayre Gomez, Nick Kramer, Kim Schoen, and Erika Vogt

May 2009

Palomar: Experimental Photography, Marvelli Gallery, New York
Phil Chang, Talia Chetrit, Nancy de Holl, Tamar Hapern, Mariah Robertson, and Asha Schechter

New Yorker Review

LACE Benefit Art Auction 2009, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles
Curatorial selection included Peter Downsbrough, Yanai Toister, and James Welling

Words Without Pictures, Book launch, The Los Angeles County Museum of Art

November 2008

The World Is All That Is The Case, Hudson Franklin, New York
Dan Asher, Darren Bader, Walead Beshty, Robert Buck, Phil Chang, Anne Collier, Moyra Davey, Nancy de Holl, Shannon Ebner, Paul Elliman, Techching Hsieh, Craig Kalpakjian, Matt Keegan, Soo Kim, Alex Klein, Justine Kurland, Miranda Lichtenstein, Arthur Ou, Katrin Pesch, Matthew Porter, Adam Putnam, Michael Queenland, Michael Rashkow, Lisa Tan, Erika Vogt, James Welling, Hannah Whitaker, Mark Wyse

When It’s A Photograph, Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art & Design, Los Angeles, CA
Doug Aitken, Adam Putnam, John Bock, Paul Sietsema, Sebastiaan Bremer, Yanina Spizzirri, Phil Chang, Carly Steward, Morgan Cuppet-Michelson, Wolfgang Tillmans, Liz Deschenes, Yanai Toister, Amie Dicke, Eugene van Lamsweerde, Richard Galpin, Inez van Lamsweerde, Vinoodh Matadin, Marnie Weber, Arthur Ou, James Welling